Memorial Day

As you go about your day today, doing whatever it is that you do on Memorial Day, take a second or two or sixty — or more — to reflect on what exactly this day is all about.Remember our fallen soldiersRemember our missing in actionremember our prisoners of warremember our wounded warriors

2015-2017 In Color Bookmarks

Happy Memorial weekend – hope you are enjoying your 3 days weekend.  It’s been raining a lot here and when I saw this picture, I thought it was sooooo cute!I posted this on facebook telling my friends that we okay here in Arkansas.  We’ve gotten so much rain lately that I know they were worried about us (LOL)!Memorial Weekend Sale (20% off) – see today’s newsletter for detailsWin a $50… Read More »

Beautiful Thoughts – Stampin’ Up!

This is one of the Hostess Stamps Set from the New Catalog called Best Thoughts.  Isn’t it gorgeous?It contrasts so nicely  with the retiring Typeset Designer Series Paper.  The flower image with stamped on Very Vanilla Card Stock with our new gorgeous Watermelon Wonder Classic Ink.  The stem of the flower was colored in using the Cucumber Crush Stampin’ Write Marker.  I then filled in some of the darker areas… Read More »

Weekly Deals, 19 through 25 May 2015

The gorgeous Bright & Beautiful Stamp Set is on sale for only $18.71.  Here’s a card I made last winter. The  weekly deals are available through my Stampin’ Store, – remember these change every Tuesday.   Come and look at the deals and place your order right away for these great, discounted products. Birthday Bash Specialty Designer Series Paper[137783]$12.95$9.71Bright & Beautiful Clear-Mount Stamp Set[135029]$24.95$18.71Chalkboard Paper[137786]$7.95$5.96Maritime Designer Series Paper[133696]$10.95$8.21Rose Coral Colorbox Chalk Ink Pad[138091]$5.95$4.46Spring… Read More »

May 2015 My Paper Pumpkin

Have you seen the May Paper Pumpkin kit yet? Watch to see how fun and simple this kit is to put together. Wonder what the surprise will be next month? Learn more at

You’ve Got This – Sneak Peek

This is one of the new stamp sets from the new 2015-2015 Annual Catalog.  It’s called You’ve Got This.  Though I am sorry to see some of my favorite stamp sets retire (mostly floral), I so do look forward to see what Stampin’ Up! comes up with and they never fail to amaze me!This will be one of my new favorite stamp sets!I’m using the new 2015-2017 In-Colors.  The floral… Read More »

50% Off 1st Two Month of Paper Pumpkin!

If you haven’t tried Paper Pumpkin, now is a great time to sign up-get 50% off your first two months. With a deal like this, you’ll want to invite everyone you know to give it a try too! Offer Dates: May 12-June 10, 2015Offer Details: Use the code SAVE50 to join Paper Pumpkin before June 10, 2015, and get 50% off the first two months! After that, keep the creativity… Read More »

Beautiful Bunch, Stampin’ Up!

Either use the beautiful predesigned images or build your own custom flower with the Two-Step clear-mount images in the Beautiful Bunch set. The images coordinate with the Fun Flower, Petite Petals 1/2″ Circle, and 7/8″ Scallop Circle punches.I just love the way this card came out!  It’s called a Z-fold Card.I used Deb Vader’s , a fellow demonstrator, instructions on how to make this card.  Thanks Deb!  It’s really a… Read More »

Weekly Deals and New Stuff!

Look what the UPS (aka  Santa all year round) left on my door step!I’ll have some projects for you starting tomorrow!The Weekly Deals are here.  I’ve included a card using the hexagon punch (one of the items on sale).  It’s from Bekka, a fellow UK demonstration.The  weekly deals are available through my Stampin’ Store, – remember these change every Tuesday.   Come and look at the deals and place your order right… Read More »

Four Frames, Bye-Bye

These clear mount frame images in the Four frames Stamp Set  are a great way to make a statement.  They’re a little bit romantic, a little bit vintage, and they coordinate with the Decorative Label Punch for easy use.My favorite label is the one with the roses – so pretty and romantic!  I decided to make a card using it and  the Gorgeous Grunge Stamp Set.  A little bit of… Read More »