2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Friendship, General Cards, Jar of Flowers, Love, Seasonal - Summer, Stampin' Up!

Misty Moonlight Monday Blues – Jar of Flowers

It is no secret that blue is my favorite color.  Given a choice of colors, I always choose blue.  So I’m celebrating the Monday blues today with a blue card!This shade of blue is one of the five new 2020-2022 In-Colors called Misty Moonlight.  And it does look like a moonlit night.  I paired the… Continue reading Misty Moonlight Monday Blues – Jar of Flowers

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June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives

NOTE:  Read all the way to the end!  I saved the best for last!It’s the end of June and time for another Paper Pumpkin post featuring the June  - Sunshine in a Box - Kit.  This kit made eight 5 1/2” x 4 1/4” cards - 2 each of four designs).  But before I show… Continue reading June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Blank Card, Embossing Folders, Ornate Garden, Stampin' Up!, Thank You, Uncategorized

Ornate Garden of Daisies

I have finally had a chance to play around with some of my new stamps and dies.  Although the Ornate Garden Suite has been out since May as part of a special early release from the new 2020-2022 Annual catalog, I was too busy having fun with some of the stamp sets that were retiring.… Continue reading Ornate Garden of Daisies

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Simple Forever Fern

Nothing is better than a simple card.  I missed easing into Monday....so today I am tackling Tuesday instead.  This card I’m going to share uses the Forever Greenery Suite of products.  There is a fantastic new stamp set, Forever Fern, and a matching die set called Forever Flourishing that is part of the suite.  When I first got the… Continue reading Simple Forever Fern

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Jar of Flowers – Big or Little?

So you can help me solve a dilemma today.  Big or Little?  I’ve just had an online Bingo class where we made 4 cards and played Bingo.  Since everything is online and not everyone has all the stamps, all the cards were designed so that the only stamping needed was the sentiment, which they could… Continue reading Jar of Flowers – Big or Little?

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Nothing’s Better Than…..A Treat!

I’ve got a special treat for you today....and I really do mean a treat.  A cute way to wrap up a special treat.Don’t you just love the sentiment?  I think....make that I know....there are many people that feel this way.   The sentiment is part of a new Nothing’s Better Than Stamp Set.  And you have… Continue reading Nothing’s Better Than…..A Treat!

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Friendship, General Cards, Playing with Patterns, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!, Uncategorized

Playing with Patterns – Circles!

I’ve got another super simple....ease into Monday... card for you today!  And it’s all about circles.  Little ones, big ones, patterned ones, plain ones....and even fuzzy ones!I used the new Playing With Patterns Designer Series Paper. There are lots of patterns to choose from...circles, big and little dots, bold diagonal stripes, skinny stripes, bright colors and pastels....it’s… Continue reading Playing with Patterns – Circles!

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Blank Card, Many Layered Blossom Dies, Stampin' Up!, Thank You

More Many Layered Blossoms

Last week I shared with your how I colored one of the die cuts from the Many Layered Blossoms.  You can see that post here: Easy Coloring with Many Layered Blossoms.  This time I actually used both the dies and layered them. I used Purple Posey Cardstock for the bottom layers and Highland Heather for the… Continue reading More Many Layered Blossoms

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Forever Fern – Shades of Green

It’s Monday....I do not want to overload your brain this early in the week, so I have a Super Simple, Easy Peasy card to share today.This card is all about the stamping....and using different shades of green to show off these great DistINKtive stamps.  The stamp set is called Forever Fern and features what else?.....… Continue reading Forever Fern – Shades of Green

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Easy Coloring with Many Layered Blossoms

What do you do when you have a really large die that cuts an outline of flowers? You can use it as it was intended as part of a two layered die....or you can go rogue and color it!...attach it to the front of a card base....add a sentiment.and maybe a little ribbon bow. This… Continue reading Easy Coloring with Many Layered Blossoms