Friendship, Love, Samplers, Stampin' Up!, Sweet Conversations, Valentine’s Day, Valentines

Easy Valentine Sampler

I make quite a few Samplers.....I have a whole gallery on the wall in my craft room, plus a few scattered around my house, but I mostly make them as gifts.  I made two of these for Valentine's Day.  They are quick and easy and you can make them in about 15 minutes.  My first… Continue reading Easy Valentine Sampler

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Awesome Otters – Totally Awesome!

Are you ready for some cuteness overload?  I just love these little critters!  Everytime I go to an aquarium, I look for the otters.  They are so fun to watch as they frolic and play.  I could stand there and watch for hours.  And I could spend hours playing with this stamp set too!  This… Continue reading Awesome Otters – Totally Awesome!

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When a Treat is not Chocolate – Pencil Treat Holders

Let's face it, there are times when you might want to give a treat that is NOT chocolate.  I know it can be rare, but you don't always want (or need) to give candy treats, sometimes it is fun to receive something a little different...like these sparkly pencils. The pencils are all dressed up for… Continue reading When a Treat is not Chocolate – Pencil Treat Holders

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Catching Butterflies Valentine Card

Today I combined two stamp sets to make one card (raise your hand if you have done that!) and I wanted to use one of the new FREE stamps sets that you can earn by purchasing $50.00 worth of Stampin’ Up Products.  The Catching Butteflies Stamp Set is not a “valentine stamp set”, but the sentiments… Continue reading Catching Butterflies Valentine Card

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Catch You Later Valentine Treats

As soon as I saw the stamp set  Catch You Later in the new January-June 2022 Mini Catalog I knew I just had to buy it.  And I wrote that first sentence over a week ago and that’s as far as I got….oh well!  Maybe I read the “Catch You Later” and decided to do… Continue reading Catch You Later Valentine Treats

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Best Delivery Valentine

So many people shop online. including me, that there is a constant stream of delivery trucks in most neighborhoods….so I though why not deliver a a little love and a few Valentine hearts with my own stamped Delivery truck… This truck image is from the new Best Delivery Stamp Set.  Briefly, I did think about… Continue reading Best Delivery Valentine

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Candy Cane Treat Holders

If you need a last minute small treat gift idea that takes less than 10 minutes to make, then you are in the right place.  How cute are these? Little candy cane treats. Perfect for handing out to co-workers, mailmen, grocery store clerks, restaurant workers, friends.  I can think of a whole bunch of people… Continue reading Candy Cane Treat Holders

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Snowbody Better…One More Time

I was looking through my stash of Designer Series Paper to see what I haven't really used....or need to use soon!  This paper, the Peaceful Place Designer Series Paper caught my eye (along with another set of paper I have barely used...but I'm saving that for next week!).  This set of papers is done is… Continue reading Snowbody Better…One More Time

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Snowbody Better….CASing the Catalog

Have you ever been stuck for an idea?  One of the best places to look for ideas is to check out the Stampin’ Up! Catalog or the Stampin' Up! website.  For the website, search for the Stamp Set (or product) you are using and usually there is a picture or two of the product used… Continue reading Snowbody Better….CASing the Catalog

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Snowbody Better

I love snow!  Probably because where I live on the coast of Virginia, we don't get much....if at all.  If we had snow all the time, I might rethink that.  And I also love snowmen.  I have quite a few Hallmark Snowmen around my house during the Christmas holidays.  My husband installs and tests the… Continue reading Snowbody Better