As you might know the Last Chance Retiring List for the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog is now out and those items that are retiring are only available until supplies last. So you might be asking yourself....why should I buy items that are retiring? The number one reason is that although Stampin' Up! is retiring those items,… Continue reading Quick Easter Treats
With the countdown to Christmas down to just 7 days.....Yikes!.....it’s time to think about gift cards for some last minute gifts. And to make your gift card look special and not just a gift card stuck in a generic holder...let’s have a little fun and make a few! With just one piece of cardstock… Continue reading Have a Hoot – Easy Gift Card Holders
It's Monday and time for another super simple card to start off your week. On a normal September week-end, my husband and I would be traveling to southwest Virginia for a football game. Since we live at the opposite side of the state near the beach, I love the drive in the fall because we… Continue reading Super Simple Love of Leaves
It's Monday....and it's a Holiday - Labor Day. So I have another quick and easy card so you can easily make this card and then go out and enjoy the rest of your day. I spent about 15 minutes last night making this mess on my desk.... And this is the card I came up… Continue reading More Love of Leaves
I have a quick and easy card for you today! I spent a little bit of time playing around with The Love of Leaves Stamp Set — stamping, cutting, trying different colors of ink, different papers, cardstock colors. Then I realized I was overthinking the entire thing. So off came the pile of leaves i… Continue reading Simply Thankful for Love of Leaves
How would you fill in this blank? Nothing’s Better Than _______________. Chocolate? Cookies? Coffee? Cocktails? If you answered yes to any of those, I have the perfect stamp set for you.....and it is called.... Nothing’s Better Than. Because it’s Friday and time to relax and kick back after a long week, I think this… Continue reading Nothing’s Better Than……???
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
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!
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
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