Monday, April 27, 2015

Star Framlits


I am a die hard Cowboys Fan! I hope you enjoy this card! Have fun making it. If you have any questions about any of the products, please feel free to email me. 


Card Size:  4-1/4 x 5-1/2

Card Stock:

1. Whisper White Card stock is cut to 4-1/4 x 11 and scored at 5-1/2.
2. Night of Navy Card Stock (2 pieces to use when die cutting the stars)
3. Basic Gray  Card Stock - cut to 4 x 5-1/4

Supplies:

#132070 (Wood) Sassy Salutations Stamp Set ($23.95)
#126707 (Clear) Sassy Salutations Stamp Set ($17.95)
#100730 Whisper White Card Stock ($8.50)
#122923 Night of Navy Card Stock ($6.95)
#121044 Basic Gray Card Stock ($6.95)
#113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine ($99.95)
#133723 Stars Framlits ($26.95)
#104199 Linen Thread ($4.50)
#129053 Heat Tool ($29.95)
#103083 Embossing Buddy ($5.95)
#109132 White Embossing Powder ($4.95)
#104430 Stampin' Dimensionals (3.95)
#126889 Stampin' Trimmer ($29.95)
#110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue ($3.95)
#102300 Bone Folder ($6.95)
#126200 Stampin' Scrub ($16.95)
#102394 Stampin' Mist Stamp Cleaner ($4.50)

#118490 Clear-Mount Block H ($8.50)
#118491 Clear-Mount Bundle & Save 15% ($66.95)

Happy Stamping!!


Sunday, April 26, 2015

Happy Mother's Day Card - 2015


Mother's Day is just around the corner. So today I made a Mother's Day Card.


Card Base Size: Cut Whisper White CS 4-1/2 x 11 and scored at 5-1/2

Instructions:
1. Cut the following to the size indicated:

          All Abloom DSP at  2 x 5-1/2 then cut diagonal
          Melon Mambo CS at 3-1/4 x 4
          Whisper White CS at 3 x 3-3/4

2. Take the Melon Mambo Ink Pad and stamp the "happy mother's day" using Petal Potpourri Stamp Set on the Whisper White CS 3 x 3/4. Run through the Big Shot using the Decorative Dots Embossing Folder

3. Take the Melon Mambo Ink Pad and stamp one of the Petal Potpourri Stamp Set Flower on a piece of Whisper White and punch the flower using the Flower Medallion Punch.

4. Glue it all together & use dimensionals on the punched flowers.

Items needed for this card:
 #100730 Whisper White Card Stock ($8.50)
#115320 Melon Mambo Card Stock ($6.95)
#133703 All Abloom Designer Series Paper Stack ($3.48) - until supplies last
#126948 Melon Mambo Ink Pad ($5.95) 

Bundle Deal:
#138876 (Wood) Petal Potpourri Stamp Set & Flower Medallion Punch ($37.95)
#138877 (clear) Petal Potpourri Stamp Set & Flower Medallion Punch ($31.95)

#128748 (Wood) Teeny Tiny Wishes Stamp Set ($39.95)
#127802 (Clear) Teeny Tiny Wishes Stamp Set ($26.95)

Other Items:
#110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue ($3.95)
#104430 Stampin' Dimensionals ($3.95)
#126889 Stampin' Trimmer ($29.95)
#113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine ($99.95)
#133520 Decorative Dots Embossing Folder ($7.95)
#126200 Stampin' Scrub ($16.95)
#102394 Stampin' Mist Stamp Cleaner ($4.50)
#104430 Stampin' Dimensionals ($3.95)
#118486 Clear-Mount Block C ($6.95)
#118489 Clear-Mount Block G ($4.50)

Bundle DealSave 15%
#118491 Clear-Mount Bundle (A-I) ($66.95)

Happy Stamping!



Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Stampin' Up! Retiring Stamps & Accessories Sale!

Retiring Products


Sale until June 2nd (While Supplies Last)
Some products are up to 50% off! 

If you like saving money on stamping supplies like I do, be sure to check out my online store and place your order right away.

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Retiring Accessories

Up to 50% off! While supplies last!


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Retiring Stamps

Available until May 26, 2015



Sunday, April 19, 2015

Butterflies Thinlits Dies



Hi everyone! I hope everyone had a great weekend! These are the cards I have been working on this past week. I love them! I hope you enjoy them too. I just love the Butterflies Thinlits!  

Random Stamping

1. Random stamp the 8 1/2" x 11" Whisper White Card Stock. Use different color ink
    pads and different flower stamp sets. (See list below for the stamp sets I used & 
    the ink pads)
2. Use the cutting instructions below. This will make ten (10) different cards.



Card Base Size:  Whisper White Card Stock - cut the 8 1/2" x 11" to 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" and score at 4 1/4" (You will need 5 cards at this size)

Card Base Size:  Whisper White Card Stock - cut the 8 1/2" x 11" to 4 1/4" x 11" and score at 5 1/2" (You will need 5 cards at this size)


Card #1
1. Cut a piece of  Rich Razzleberry card stock to 3" x 4".  Glue the Random piece
    (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to this card stock. Glue to the Card Base. 
2. Cut a piece of Daffodil Delight card stock to 2 1/2"  x 1 1/2" and stamp the "Thank 
    You" using the Sassy Salutations Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink. Use the 
    round corner punch to punch the end of the label. Use some Stampin' 
    Dimensionals to glue to the card.
3. Punch out a butterfly using the Bitty Butterfly Punch and use the two small 
    Rhinestone Basic Jewels. Glue the butterfly to the label.


Card #2

1. Cut two pieces of Bermuda Bay C/S - 4 x 5 1/4" & 3" x 4"
2. Cut a piece of Whisper White C/S - 3 1/2" x 4 3/4" & use the Decorative Dots 
    Emboss folder. Run it through the Big Shot. Glue the emboss piece to the 
    4" x 5 1/4" Bermuda Bay C/S. Glue it to the Card Base.
3. Glue the Random piece (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to the 3" x 4"  Bermuda Bay C/S. Add any 
    of the Thick Baker's Twine. I got mine FREE  from the Sale-A-Bration. Use 
    dimensionals when you attach this piece to the embossed piece.
4. Cut 2" x 7/8"  piece of Sahara Sand C/S & stamp the "Thanks"  from the Crazy 
    About You Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink. Add two small Rhinestone Basic 
   Jewels.


Card #3

1. Cut a piece of  Basic Black C/S to 3" x 4 1/2".  Glue the Random piece (2 1/2" x 4")
    to this card stock. Glue to the Card Base.
2. Cut a piece of to Basic Black C/S to 4 5/8" x 3/4". Cut a piece of Whisper White 
    C/S to 4 1/2" x 1/2" & stamp "Thanks" from the Crazy About You Stamp Set with 
    Bermuda Bay Ink. Glue to the Basic Black piece. Glue this piece to the card
    diagonally. Trim the edge if needed.
3. Cut a piece of 3" x 3 1/2" Bermuda Bay C/S. Use the medium size "Butterflies 
    Thinklits Dies" & run it through the Big Shot. Glue to the card. Use a Pearl Basic 
   Jewel.



Card #4


1. Cut a piece of  Sahara Sand C/S to 4" x 5 1/4".  Stamp "Thank You" from the 
    Sassy Salutations Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink.  Put the Sahara Sand C/S 
    in the Lovely Lace Emboss Folder & run through the Big Shot. Glue to the Card
    Base.
2. Cut a piece of Bermuda Bay C/S to 3" x 4". Glue the Random piece 
    (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to this card stock.
3. Cut a piece of 3" x 3 1/2" Rich Razzleberry C/S. Use the medium size "Butterflies 
    Thinklits Dies" & run it through the Big Shot. Glue the butterfly to the card and
    add a Pearl Basic Jewel.


Card #5




1. Cut a piece of  Sahara Sand C/S to 2" x 5 1/2".  Put the piece of Sahara Sand 
    C/S in the Decorative Dots Emboss Folder & run it through the Big Shot. Glue this 
    piece to the Card Base.
2. Cut a piece of Bermuda Bay C/S to 3" x 4". Glue the Random piece 
    (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to this card stock. Add any of the Thick Baker's Twine. I got mine
    FREE  from the Sale-A-Bration. Use dimensionals when you attach this piece to 
    the card base.
3. Stamp the "Thanks" from the Crazy About You Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink.
   


Card #6


1. Cut a 2" x 5" piece of  Tangerine Tango C/S. Place this piece in the Decorative
    Dots Emboss Folder & run it through the Big Shot. Glue it to the Card Base.
2. Cut a  3" x 4 1/2" piece of Smoky Slate C/S. Glue the Random piece (2 1/2" x 4")
     to the Smoky Slate C/S. Glue this piece to the card base.
3. Cut a piece of 3" x 3 1/2" Basic Black C/S. Use the medium size "Butterflies 
    Thinklits Dies" & run it through the Big Shot.
4. Cut a 7/8" x 1 1/2" piece of Smoky Slate C/S to make the label. Stamp the 
    "Thanks"  from the Crazy About You Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink. Make a 
    small hole at the end of the label using your piercing tool or use the 1/16" circle 
    punch so you can tie the Basic Black Baker's Twine around the Butterfly. Use 
   dimensonals to glue it to the card. Use two Rhinestone Basic Jewels.

   

Card #7

1. Cut a piece of Rich Razzleberry C/S to 3" x 4". Glue the Random piece 
    (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to this card stock. Wrap Linen Thread around this piece and tie 
    a  knot. Use dimensionals to attach this piece to the card base.
2. Cut a 7/8" x 1 1/2" piece of Old Olive C/S to make the label. Stamp the "Thanks" 
    from the Crazy About You Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink. Make a small 
    hole at the end of the label using your piercing tool or use the 1/16" circle 
    punch so you can tie to the Linen Thread that is there already. Use 
   dimensionals to hold the label in place.



Card #8

1. Cut a piece of Basic Black C/S to 3" x 4". Glue the Random piece 
    (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to this card stock. Wrap Basic Black Baker's Twine 
    around this piece and tie a knot. Glue the piece with dimensionals to 
    the Card Base.
2. Cut a 7/8" x 1 1/2" piece of Bermuda Bay C/S to make the label. Stamp 
    the "Thanks"  from the Crazy About You Stamp Set Stazon Jet Blak Ink. 
    Make a small hole at the end of the label using your piercing tool or 
    use the  1/16" circle punch. Take a piece of Linen Thread & tie to the
    around the Basic Black Baker's Twine & make a knot. Use dimensionals 
    to hold the label in place.
3. Cut a piece of 3" x 3 1/2" Basic Black C/S. Take the Basic Black C/S put 
    it in the Decorative Dots Embossing Folder & run it through the Big Shot.
4. Take the emboss piece of 3" x 3 1/2" Basic Black C/S. Use the small size 
    "Butterflies Thinklits Dies" & run it through the Big Shot. Use a dimensional 
     to glue the butterfly to the card. Use a Pearl Basic Jewels on the 
     butterfly.


Card #9

1. Take the Card Base and randomly stamp it with Gorgeous Grunge 
    Stamp Set using Sahara Sand Ink. Stamp "Thank You" from the Sassy 
    Salutations Stamp Set with Rich Razzleberry Ink.  
2. Cut a piece of Melon Mambo C/S to 3" x 4". Glue the Random piece 
    (2 1/2" x 3 1/2") to this card stock. Glue the piece to the Card Base.
3. Cut a piece of 2" x 2 1/2" Melon Mambo C/S. Take the Lovely Lace 
    Embossing Folder & put the Melon Mambo C/S piece & run it through 
    the Big Shot.
4. Take the emboss piece of 2" x 2 1/2" Melon Mambo C/S. Use the small 
    size "Butterflies Thinklits Dies" & run it through the Big Shot. Use a
    dimensional to glue it to the card. Take a Pearl Basic Jewel and place
    it on the butterfly.


Card #10



1. Cut a piece of Rich Razzleberry C/S to 4" x 5". (Don't glue it yet).
2. Take the randomly stamped piece 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" and cut it in three 
    different pieces of 1-3/16" x 3-1/2". Glue the pieces evenly to the 4 x 5 
    Rich Razzleberry.
3. Take some Linen Thread & wrap it around the Rich Razzleberry C/S. Tie
    a knot. Glue it to the Card Base.
4. Cut a piece of 3" x 3 1/2"  Brushed Gold C/S. Use the medium size 
    "Butterflies Thinklits Dies" & run it through the Big Shot.
5. Take a piece of Brushed Gold C/S and stamp the "Thanks"  from the 
    Crazy About You Stamp Set with Stazon Jet Black Ink.  Cut it to the 
    size of the word "Thanks" & glue to the card.


Item used for this project:

Stamp Sets:
#132070 (Wood) Sassy Salutations Stamp Set ($23.95)
#126707 (Clear) Sassy Salutations Stamp Set ($17.95)

#138856 (Wood) Crazy About You Stamp Set ($51.95)
#138858 (Clear) Crazy About You Stamp Set ($38.95)
#137137 (Photopolymer) Crazy About You Stamp Set ($24.95)

#130514 (Wood) Gorgeous Gunge Stamp Set ($24.95)
#130517 (Clear) Gorgeous Gunge Stamp Set ($17.95)

#134207 (Photopolymer) Flower Patch Stamp Set ($25.95)
Save 15% Bundle: Flower Patch Stamp Set & Flower Fair Framelits Dies ($43.25)

#168586 (Clear) Petal Potpourri Stamp Set ($19.95)
Save 15% Bundle:  (Wood) Petal Potpourri Stamp Set & Flower Medallion Punch ($37.95)
Save 15% Bundle:  (Clear) Petal Potpourri Stamp Set & Flower Medallion Punch ($31.25)

#130939 (Wood) Flower Shop Stamp Set ($23.95)
#130942 (Clear) Flower Shop Stamp Set ($17.95)

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1. #137360 Butterflies Thinlets Dies at a 15% discount ($21.20)

2. Buy any of the Butterflies Thinlits Bundles at 15% discount & choose ONE of the FREE Sale-A-Bration items! (only available while supplies last)!!!

FREE:  #138633 Best Year Ever Designer Series Paper
           #138634 Best Year Ever Accessory Pack
           #138635 Irresistible Your Specialty Designer Paper

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Card Stock:
#100730 Whisper White Card Stock ($8.50)
#121045 Basic Black Card Stock ($6.95)
#121043 Sahara Sand Card Stock ($6.95)
#131197 Bermuda Bay Card Stock ($6.95)
#119683 Daffodil Delight Card Stock ($6.95)
#115320 Melon Mambo Card Stock ($6.95)
#111349 Tangerine Tango Card Stock ($6.95)
#115316 Rich Razzleberry Card Stock ($6.95)
#131202 Smoky Slate Card Stock ($6.95)
#102935 Brushed Gold Card Stock ($7.95)

Ink Pads:
#101406 Stazon Jet Black Ink Pad ($7.95) or
#126980 Basic Black Ink Pad ($5.95)
#131179 Smoky Slate Ink Pad ($5.95)
#126976 Sahara Sand Ink Pad ($5.95)
#131171 Bermuda Bay Ink Pad ($5.95)
#126948 Daffodil Delight Ink Pad ($5.95)
#126948 Melon Mambo Ink Pad ($5.95)
#126951 Old Olive Ink pad ($5.95)
#126950 Rich Razzleberry Ink Pad ($5.95)
#126946 Tangerine Tango Ink Pad ($5.95)


Other Items:
#110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue ($3.95)
#104430 Stampin' Dimensionals ($3.95)
#104199 Linen Thread ($4.50)
#134576 Basic Black Baker's Twine ($2.95)
#119247 Pearl Basic Jewels ($4.95)
#119246 Rhinestone Basic Jewels ($4.95)
#103579 Paper Snips ($9.95)
#126889 Stampin' Trimmer ($29.95)
#129406 Bitty Butterfly Punch ($15.95)
#134363 1/16" Circle ($8.95)
#113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine ($99.95)
#133520 Decorative Dots Embossing Folder ($7.95)
#133737 Lovely Lace Embossing Folder ($7.95)
#126200 Stampin' Scrub ($16.95)
#102394 Stampin' Mist Stamp Cleaner ($4.50)
#109196 Stazon Cleaner ($4.95)
#118486 Clear-Mount Block A ($3.95)
#118486 Clear-Mount Block C ($6.95)
#118485 Clear-Mount Block D ($8.50)
#118484 Clear-Mount Block E ($11.95)

Save 15% if you order Blocks in a bundle
#118491 Clear-Mount Bundle (A-I) ($66.95)


Monday, April 13, 2015

Flower Shop Stamp Set Tutorial



Card Size:  5-1/2  x 4-1/4

Card Stock:

1. Whisper White Card stock is cut to 4-1/4 x 11 and scored at 5-1/2.
2. Basic Black Card Stock - cut to 4 x 5-1/4
3. Whisper Card Stock - cut to 3-3/4  x 5

Instructions:

1. Randomly stamp on the 3-3/4 x 5 Whisper White Card stock with the Flower Shop       Stamp Set using Smoky Slate Ink.
2. Randomly stamp the small flower from the Butterfly Basics using Smoky Slate Ink.
3. Take the Whisper White Card stock (4-1/4 x 11) and scored at 5-1/2.
4. Glue the stamped card to the Basic Black Card Stock.
5. Glue the Basic Black Card Stock to the Base Whisper White Card (4-1/4  x 5-1/2)
6. I used the second and third Banner Framelits Dies. Use the size you need to the   
    stamp size you will be using. Take a piece of Basic Black Card Stock, the bigger 
    framelit and run it through the Big Shot Machine.
7. Take a piece of Whisper White Card Stock, the smaller framelit and run it through 
    the Big Shot.
8. Stamp the "Happy Birthday" to the Whisper White Banner. I used the Happy 
    Birthday from one of the Paper Pumpkin Kit. The Butterfly Basics has a Happy 
    Birthday stamp. 
9. Glue the White banner to the black banner.
10. Take the Basic Black Baker's Twine and wrap it around the banner twice and tie 
      a knot.
11. Use some dimensionals and add the banner to the card.


Supplies:

#130939 (Wood) Flower Shop ($23.95) or
#130942 (Clear) Flower Shop ($17.95)

#138813 (Wood) Butterfly Basics Stamp Set ($47.95) or
#138816 (Clear) Butterfly Basics Stamp Set ($35.95) or
#137154 (Photopolymer) Butterfly Basics Stamp Set ($23.95)

#100730 Whisper White Card Stock ($8.50)
#121045 Basic Black card Stock ($6.95)
#101406 Jet Black Stazon Ink Pad ($7.95)
#109196 Stazon Cleaner ($4.95)
#113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine ($99.95)
#132173 Banners Framelits ($26.95)
#134576 Basic Black Baker's Twine ($2.95)
#104430 Stampin' Dimensionals (3.95)
#126889 Stampin' Trimmer ($29.95)
#110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue ($3.95)
#102300 Bone Folder ($6.95)
#126200 Stampin' Scrub ($16.95)
#102394 Stampin' Mist Stamp Cleaner ($4.50)

#118486 Clear-Mount Block C ($6.95)
#118487 Clear-Mount Block A ($3.95)
#118491 Clear-Mount Bundle & Save 15% ($66.95)


Happy Stamping!!

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Flower Shop Stamp Set


I just love this stamp set! This stamp set comes with six different flowers! This post is a tutorial. I have included all the cutting measurements. It's a simple and elegant card. 

Card Size:  5-1/2  x 4-1/4

Card Stock:

1. Whisper White Card stock is cut to 4-1/4 x 11 and scored at 5-1/2.
2. Basic Black Card Stock - cut to 4 x 5-1/4
3. Whisper Card Stock - cut to 3-3/4  x 5

Instructions:

1. Randomly stamp on the 3-3/4 x 5 Whisper White Card stock with the Daffodil 
    Delight Ink.
2. Randomly stamp using the Basic Black Ink.
3. Put the stamped card into the Decorative Dots Embossing Folder and run it 
    through the Big Shot Machine.
4. Take the Whisper White Card stock (4-1/4 x 11) and scored at 5-1/2.
5. Glue the stamped card to the basic black card stock.
6. Glue the Basic Black Card Stock to the Base Whisper White Card (4-1/4 x 5-1/2)
7. Put the Pearl Basic Jewels on the black ink flowers.

Supplies:

#130939 (Wood) Flower Shop ($23.95) or
#130942 (Clear) Flower Shop ($17.95)

#100730 Whisper White Card Stock ($8.50)
#121045 Basic Black card Stock ($6.95)
#126980 Basic Black Ink Pad ($5.95)
#126944 Daffodil Delight Ink Pad ($5.95)
#133520 Decorative Dots Embossing Folder ($7.95)
#113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine ($99.95)
#126889 Stampin' Trimmer ($29.95)
#119247 Pearl Basic Jewels ($4.95)
#110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue ($3.95)
#102300 Bone Folder ($6.95)
#126200 Stampin' Scrub ($16.95)
#102394 Stampin' Mist Stamp Cleaner ($4.50)

#118486 Clear-Mount Block C ($6.95)
#118491 Clear-Mount Bundle & Save 15% ($66.95)

Happy Stamping!!




Sunday, April 5, 2015

Gift Box Punch Board


Lotus Blossom Stamp Set
Ribbon

#135863 Gift Box Punch Board ($19.95)
#134363 1/16" Circle Handheld Punch ($8.95)
#100730 Whisper White Card Stock ($8.50)
#133703 All Abloom ($6.95)
#131171 Bermuda Bay Ink Pad ($5.95)
#110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue ($3.95)
#102300 Bone Folder ($6.95)
#130148 Grid Paper ($10.95)
#126200 Stampin' Scrub ($16.95)
#102394 Stampin' Mist Stamp Cleaner ($4.50)
#104199 Linen Thread  ($4.50)

#118487 Clear-Mount Block A ($3.95)

#118491 Clear-Mount Bundle & Save 15% ($66.95)

Free Shipping From 04/06/15 - 04/10/11!!!

NEW promotion MONDAY April 6 - FRIDAY April 10!! FREE SHIPPING!!!! This is on ALL order types. 
You can even order online and have it shipped directly to your home for free! If you have any questions please feel free to email me. For those of you who live locally, I will be placing an order on Thursday!


    'New Promotion MONDAY April 6 - FRIDAY April 10!!  FREE SHIPPING!!!!  This is on ALL order types, so it's a really good promotion for us demonstrators too.  It's a great time to stock up on card stock and adhesives.  Remember those 2013-2015 In-Colors will sell out soon, often before the retirement list even comes out (especially the ink refills and the card stock)!  

Make sure you tell your friends and customers about this great deal.  They can even order online and have it shipped directly to their house for free.  If you have any questions about how your customers can order from you online, just let me know.'