Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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Happy Birthday Thomas

Our September birthdays continue.  Our grandson,Thomas, turns 14 today - I just don't know where the time has gone.  He is, of course, taller than me now.  I thought I would keep his card pretty simple and stick with circles. It is really hard for me to NOT put ribbons and bling on a card.  I embossed different Happy Birthdays on the circles.  It's hard to see it on the Daffodil Delight circle but it's there!

Supplies: Crumb Cake, Pumpkin Pie, Lemon Lime Twist, and Daffodil Delight Card Stock; Birthday Memories Designer Series Paper; Versamark Ink; Clear Embossing Powder; 1 1/2" Circle Punch.

Monday, September 18, 2017

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Halloween Box!

This image in the Spooky Night dsp is a perfect size for a card or the mini Pizza boxes.  There is also a few images that fit perfectly on it for example the owl or cat stamp from Spooky cat stamp set, also the cat punch.

How perfect this box will be filled with tricks and treats!

Stampin Up Spooky Night cat punch mini pizza box
Supplies: Mini Pizza Box; Spooky Night Designer Series paper; Cat Punch; Very Vanilla 1/2" Lace Trim; Black Rhinestone Jewels.
Happy Trick or Treats!!!

Friday, September 15, 2017

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This card is inspired by one of my team members, Brenda Porath.   It is so simply elegant.  You can really make a beautiful card just adding the Winter Wonder Textures Embossing Folder and a greeting.  What a great layout for your Christmas cards.

Supplies: Thick White Cardstock; VersaMark Ink; Gold Embosssing powder; Night in Bethlehem Stamp set; Winter Wonder Textures Embossing Folder; Gold 1/8 ribbon.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

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Christmas Gift Box

I use a lot of gift boxes and gift card holders at Christmas time.  When I saw these cute little Pizza Boxes I felt as if I discovered gold!  They are perfect for baked items or 3-d items.  The ribbons and accessories in the holiday catalog are great for putting the finishing touches on your gifts. These little boxes, along with all of the designer series papers and embellishments make it so easy to create a beautiful gift.

Stampin Up Merry Little Christmas and mini pizza box

Supplies: Mini Pizza Boxes; Merry Musical Specialty designer Series paper; Mini Ornaments; 7/8 Striped Ribbon; Green Sprigs 

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

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Crate full of cards!
I love having little 3x3 cards on hand, and when the Wood Crate Framelits came out I thought what could be better than a crate full of them?  This would be great for a gift or just to have on your desk.
Stampin Up Spooky night 3x3 card using the crate builder

Supplies; Whisper White Cardstock; Spooky Night Designer Series paper; Wood Textures Designer Series paper stack; Pumpkin Pie Classic ink; Basic Black Archival ink; Pick a Pumpkin, Wood Words stamp set; Wood Crate, Patterned Pumpkins Thinlits; Linen Thread.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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Night in Bethlehem

This card was cased from the Holiday Catalog with a few changes..  The catalog has so many great project ideas! The new Champagne foil sheets add so much elegance to a card. I just love this project.  

Supplies: Night of Navy, Whisper White Cardstock; Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper; Champagne Foil Sheet; Night of Navy, Dapper Denim Classic Ink; Craft Stampin Ink; Night in Bethlehem Stamp Set; Bethlehem Edgelits.