Saying Good Bye to Swallowtail

Don’t forget May 22 is the last day Stampin’ Up! will manufacture our rubber stamps so when a stamp set sells out, it is gone!  If there are any stamp sets on your wish list, you need to get them now before they are gone. The Swallowtail Stamp has always been a favorite and I am sorry to see it go. I made this card for my daughter, Stephanie, because… Read More »

Masculine Cards & Manly Envelopes

Hello, friends! I’m so glad you’re taking some time out of your day to stop in and visit! With June just around the corner, I’ve got Father’s Day on my mind. It’s a holiday that many paper crafters struggle with, as masculine cards can be a challenge for us all! One of my favorite stamp sets for occasions like this is Guy Greetings (item 137178), and I’m SO glad to… Read More »

Balloon Celebration

Paper and Ribbon Shares (check your newsletter) 22 May 2016 (last day of manufactured stamps) 31 May 2016 (last day to order from Annual and Occasions Catalogs!) Today’s card features the Balloon Celebration Photopolymer Stamp Set and the Balloon Bouquet Punch. The balloons were made using Whisper White card stock and then stamped with Lost Lagoon Classic Ink for one of the balloons.  The other two were made using the… Read More »

So Long Talented Trio

The following is no longer available (complete list).  Please note, the stamp sets will continue to be made until 22 May 2016.  After that time, it is while supplies last. Embellishments: Regals candy Dots Blushing Bride 1/4″ Cotton Ribbon Black Stampin’ Emboss Powder Cherry Cobbler Stampin’ Emboss Powder Iridescent Ice Stampin’ Emboss Powder Basic Black 3/8″ Stitched Satin Ribbon Ink: Lost Lagoon Classic Stampin’ Ink Refill Blackberry Bliss Classic Stampin’… Read More »

April 2016 Thank you Cards

The following items are no longer available: Basic Black 3/8″ Stitched Satin Trim English Garden Designer Series Paper Farmers Market 8 1/2″ x 11 Card Stock Paper 1″ x 8″ Cellophane Bags Extended Big Shot Replacement Cutting Pads Little Numbers Thinlits I used the March Paper Pumpkin Kit for all the April thank you cards.  I really liked the colors used for March but then I am very partial to… Read More »

Project Life Gallery Wall

Hello, my friends, and thank you for stopping by. Today I have a quick and easy idea to share—so you and I can jump on the “gallery wall” bandwagon and update our home décor together! Armed with a few inexpensive frames and your favorite Project Life by Stampin’ Up! Accessory Pack, you can create a stunning gallery wall! I’ve been working on my wedding album recently, so I had some… Read More »

Something for Baby

The following are no longer available: Blushing Bride 1/4″ Cotton Ribbon Black Stampin’ Emboss Powder Blackberry Bliss Classic Stampin’ Pad Project Life Let’s Get Away Card Collection Tin of Cards Project Kit Birthday Bouquet 8 1/2″ x 11″ card stock Going Places 8 1/2″ x 11 Card stock pack Merry Moments 8 1/2″ x 11″ Card stock pack Before I go into today’s post, I wanted to mention that all… Read More »

Birthday Bouquet

Today’s card using the Number of Years Stamp Set and the gorgeous Birthday Bouquet DSP.  The card is for my girlfriend from high school and her birthday is two weeks before mine so we always called her the “elder” (LOL).  There are 3 of us from high school and our birthdays are all in May. I’ve had the gorgeous Birthday Bouquet Designer Series Paper since it first came out and… Read More »

May 1-15 Hostess Code Giveaway – Fabulous Four Stamp Set!

Four fabulous phrases, four ways to say just the right thing. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, saying thanks, or wishing someone well, these images help you say what you want to say. Yay, it’s my birthday month!  This month’s free hostess code gifts will be stamp sets.  For the 1st period (May 1-15), you will receive the Fabulous Four Clear Mount Stamp Set.  Please remember you must use the hostess… Read More »

In the Meadow

The following items are no longer available: Basic Black 3/8″ Stitched Satin Trim White Uni-ball Signo Gel Pen Label Bracket Pnch Word Window PUnch Craft Scissors Today’s card features the In the Meadow Stamp Set.   This card was cased from Lisa Young (love her work!) found on Pinterest. I paired it with the Work of Art Stamp Set for the background and One Big Meaning Stamp Set for the greeting. … Read More »