Weekly Deals – ends 1 December

Holiday ExtravaganzaWin a Big ShotFree Tutorial for Nov ordersBig Shot Heaven!The Rosette Designer Bigz XL die is on sale and so are 3 of the embossing folders!  You can include these items if you take advantage of the Holiday Extravaganza. Alphabet Press Textured Impressions Embossing Folder[130916]$7.95$5.96Argyle Textured Impressions Embossing Folder[127750]$7.95$5.96Fancy Fan Textured Impressions Embossing Folder[127751]$7.95$5.96Label Petite Curly Punch[129405]$12.95$9.71Merry Monogram Stamp Brush Set – Digital Download[132716]$9.95$5.97Rosette Designer Bigz Xl Die[125594]$42.95$32.21Silver Sparkle… Read More »

Joy – Stampin’ Up!

Holiday ExtravaganzaWin a Big ShotFree Tutorial for Nov ordersWeekly DealsDon’t forget about our biggest sale of the year.  Items at 20% to 50% off and if you buy from my online store, you can enter the contest to win a Big Shot!I had just gotten my Shaker Frames and wanted to try them out because I’d seen so many cute cards on Pinterest.  It came out okay except I did… Read More »

Rachel’s special during Holiday Extravaganza

Here’s my special during the Holiday Extravaganza for 2014.Every order placed through my Stampin’ Store from 24 November through 1 December will get a chance to win a big shot for every $25 (excluding shipping and taxes) they spend. And if you already have a big shot, you can order anything from the catalog or sale items for $99.00. The more you order, the more chances you get:$25 – 1… Read More »

Online Extravanza is back!

Online Extravaganza Starts Monday!  November 24, 2014  Online Extravaganza starts on Monday with select items and bundles at discounted prices. Plus, there will be limited-time doorbusters on the first and last days of Online Extravaganza. You don’t want to miss them! This sale lasts from November 24 through December 2, or while supplies lastDuring Online Extravaganza, a few of our past Paper Pumpkin refill kits will be 20% off and… Read More »

Blended Bloom Nov 2014 Stampin’ Up!

Today’s card features the Blended Bloom and Teeny Tiny Wishes Stamp Sets.   The Blended Bloom is perfect for coloring with the blendabilities.  I’ve included a Stampin’ Up! video on some simple tricks to using our blendabilities.Because the card doesn’t lay flat, I added a band that slips off and on really easy.  The sentiment is from the Teeny Tiny Wishes Stamp Set.  It was punched out using the Modern Label… Read More »

Christmas Bauble Stampin’ Up!

Have you ever had one of those days when you just can’t make a card?  For me, today was the day!  I was experimenting with a watercolor background (night sky with purples, navy,  and red) and I just couldn’t get it right!   It’s a good thing I had several cards ready to be posted on my blog.The stamp set is called Christmas Bauble.  I combined it with the Ornamental Pine… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Banner Blessings

We have a new photopolymer stamp set called Banner Blessings.  I just had to share these cards from the Stampin’ Up! website – they are gorgeous!~~Rachel  Banner Blessings – Item 136720 $15.95

Seasonally Scattered – Stampin’ Up!

How long do you think it would take you to make this card?  Once I had the card stock selected, it took me under ten minutes!I used the Seasonally Scattered Clear Mount Stamp Set to make this quick and easy card.  First thing I did was to color in the rhinestones using the darkest marker from the Wisteria Wonder Assortment Blendabilities – then set them aside to dry.I stamped the… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! White Christmas

This is one of the cards the ladies made at Anna’s monthly private class in Holiday Island AR.  This is just one of the many ways you can get together with your friends to have fun, socialize and stamp with your friends.  If you would like to set up a private class of your own or would like more information about what a private class is, please contact me at… Read More »

Free Winter Gift Box Set Tutorial

Get the FREE Winter Gift Box Tutorial and be among the first to find out about the new tool that will be on crafters’ wish lists this year.Saying “Yes” to the new Gift Box Punch Board is really saying “No”:No struggling with measurements!No hunting for templates!No complicated cutting!No adhesives needed! With this tutorial, you’ll see why crafters everywhere are excited about how simple it has become to create custom boxes for… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Pleasant Poppies

Today’s card features the Pleasant Poppies Stamp Set.I love the rich color you can get using the Cherry Cobbler Blendabilities Assortment.  The stems were colored in using the Old Olive Blendabilities Assortment.  I did a little sponging on the top with Soft Sky Ink and Pear Pizzazz for the bottom of the card.The sentiment is from Teeny Tiny Wishes Stamp Set.  It was stamped with the Tuxedo Black Memento Ink… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals – ends 17 Nov 2014

Here are the weekly deals in my Stampin’ Store,   remember these change every Tuesday.   Come and look at the deal and place your order right away for these great, discounted products.Please note that weekly deals will be offered while supplies last!   The discount will appear in your shopping bag when you check out. 1/2 Inch Circle Punch[119869]$5.95$4.467/8″ Scallop Circle Punch[129404]$12.95$9.71Blushing Bride 3/4″ Chevron Ribbon[130013]$8.95$6.71Brights Designer Buttons[130028]$7.95$5.96Daffodil Delight 1/2″ Seam Binding… Read More »

And the winner is?

The winner is Linda White!Comment:Love the blog candy and what a cool set!! Love your cards!! Thanks for your inspiration!Linda, please send your address to rachelbrumley@cox.net.Thanks to everyone who participated in the Blog Candy Contest.  I’ll have some more blog candy soon so stay tuned.Thanks~~Rachel

Stampin’ Up! Ornament Pine

This is one of the cards the ladies at the Holiday Island Class will be making tomorrow.  Since they are all beginners, I thought I would keep it sweet and simple.   I cased the card from page 27 of the Holiday Catalog.  The stamp set is called Ornamental Pine.Change the color of the base card from Soft Sky to Bermuda Bay because I felt the baker’s twine contrasted a lot… Read More »

Blog Candy

How about some blog candy?Whether you prefer triangles, chevrons, or hexies, we’ve got you covered with the Geometrical clear mount set.   These trendy and fabulous shapes and greetings are a fun way make someone’s day. Coordinates with the Triangle, 1″ Circle punches, and the Hexagon Hive Thinlits Die.Leave a comment and I’ll draw a name on Sunday, 9 November 2014.  I’ll announce it on this blog.Want  to place an order… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals – ends 10 November 2014

The Boys will be Boys Wood Mount Stamp Set is on sale this week.  Here’s a couple of cards I snagged from Pinterest using this cute stamp set:Here are the weekly deals in my Stampin’ Store,   remember these change every Tuesday.   Come and look at the deal and place your order right away for these great, discounted products.Please note that weekly deals will be offered while supplies last!   The discount… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Christmas Bauble

I can’t put this stamp set down!  Here’s another card I made for today’s post.  Thanks for Lee Conroy for the inspiration!I changed the color from Cherry Cobbler (Lee’s) to Wisteria Wonder for something a little different.The ornament was stamped on Naturals White Card stock with Versamark.  It was embossed with Gold Stampin’ Powder and set with the Heat Tool.  The leaves and some areas of the ornament were colored… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Christmas Bauble

For today’s card I decided to use the Christmas Bauble Wood Mount Stamp Set.  My granddaughter, Rachel, love to color and said she wanted to get started on her Christmas cards.  Here are two of cards she made that day.  The ornament was colored in using the Cherry Cobbler Assortment Blendabilities for the berries and Old Olive Assortment Blendabilities for the leaves.  I added Hello Honey ink to some areas… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Swallowtail

Today’s card is a 50th Wedding Anniversary card for my cousin Rosie and her husband Rudy.  The sentiment was created using the My Digital Studio and then die cut using the Ovals Collection Framelits.The butterfly was stamped on Naturals White Card Stock with versamark.  I added Silver Emboss Powder to the center of the butterfly and Gold Emboss Powder to the wings.  I then set it with the Heat Tool.If… Read More »

Free Designer Series Paper – offer ends Friday 31 Oct 2014

If you love Designer Series Paper then I have an offer you cannot resists!  You can receive one free package each month for the next six months! Wow, right? How can you do that you ask? Just join my amazing Ink Abouts  team during October 1 – 31, that’s how.You will get 6 Months of Free Designer Paper  when you join Stampin Up in October.  Besides the FREE paper, now… Read More »