Thursday, April 19, 2012

This week my one of my bestest of friends will be hosting a Stampin' UP! party.  I'm looking forward to a fun night with a great group of ladies!

Nugget Box
I always like to present my hostess with a little thank you gift.  This nugget box is a quick and simple way to wrap up some yummy chocolate treats.

Supplies used:
Paper ~ Lucky Limeade, Whisper White
Stamp Set ~ Language of Friendship, It's a Wrap (used for nugget wrappers inside)
Ink ~ Basic Black, Lucky Limeade
Punch ~ Bird Builder
Other Supplies ~ Concord Crush Stampin' Write Marker, Blender Pen, Wisteria Wonder 3/8" Ruffled Ribbon, Lucky Limeade Ribbon Everyday Enchangment Organdy 1/8"
Bright Blossom and Summer Smooches Box Card

Bright Blossoms & Summer Smooches Box Card

Suppiles used:
Paper ~ Poppy Parade, Lucky Limeade, Summer Smooches DSP, Whisper White
Stamp Set ~ Bright Blossoms
Ink ~ Poppy Parade
Punch ~ Fancy Flower
Other Supplies ~  Lucky Limeade Ribbon Everyday Enchangment Organdy 1/8", Summer Smooches Designer Fabric Brads

Mixed Bunch Card

Mixed Bunch Card

Supplies used:
Paper ~ Island Indigo, Whisper White, Calypso Coral
Ink ~ Island Indigo, Calypso Coral, Chocolate Chip, Daffodil Delight
Punches ~ Blossom, Word Window, Modern Label
Other supplies ~ Stampin' Dimensionals, Everyday Enchantment Brads, Everyday Enchantment Organdy 1/8" Ribbon Calypso Coral

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

I will be holding my first Stampin' Up workshop this Saturday and this is the Make and Take card that everyone will have a chance to make.  I love the new Summer Smooches line and can't wait to share this!

Supplies used:

Stamp Sets ~ Delightful Dozen, Bright Blossoms
Paper ~ Island Indigo, Calypso Coral, Whisper White
Tools ~ Fancy Flower Punch
Other Supplies ~ 3/8" Calypso Coral Ruffled Ribbon, Summer Smooches Fabric Designer Brads

The Summer Smooches line is available only during the month of April at this time.  It will not be available again until the new 2012-2013 Stampin' Up catalog comes out.  If you would like to purchase any products in this FUN new line, visit my Stampin' Up web site to place your order today!

Monday, April 9, 2012

 This week kicks off my first Stampin' Up Stamp club!  Here is a little sneak peak at some of the projects we will be working on.  Enjoy!

Summer Smooches and Bright Blossoms Easel Card

Supplies use:

Paper ~ Island Indigo, Lucky Limeade, Daffodil Delight, Whisper White, Summer Smooches DSP
Stamp Sets ~ Bright Blossoms, Friendly Phrases
Ink ~ Island Indigo, Lucky Limeade, Daffodil Delight, Real Red, Peach Parfait
Tools ~ 1 3/4" Scallop Circle punch, Scallop Trim Border punch, 1 3/8" and 1 1/4" square punch, 1 3/8' circle punch
Other supplies ~ Designer Printed Brads

Sprinkled Expressions
Supplies used:
Paper ~ Whisper White, Wisteria Wonder, Lucky Limeade, Cheerful Treat DSP
Stamp Set ~ Sprinkled Expressions
Ink ~ Wisteria Wonder
Tools ~ Stripes Embossing Folder
Other suppiles ~ 3/8' Wisteria Wonder Ruffled Ribbon

Sunday, April 8, 2012

 Happy 6th Birthday Austin! 

Supplies used:

Stamp sets ~ Party This Way
Paper ~ Whisper White, Lucky Limeade, Night of Navy, Nautical Expedition DSP
Ink ~ Peach Parfait, Lucky Limeade, Whisper White
Tools ~ Modern Label punch
Other supplies ~ White Baker's Twine, white 3/16" brads, Sponge Daubers

I used the sponge daubers to create the 6 on the inside of the card as well as the envelope.  This was a fun little card to make!
 Wishing everyone a very Happy Easter!

Supplies used:

Stamp Sets ~ Bright Blossoms, Delightful Dozen
Paper ~ Whisper White, Blusing Bride
Ink ~ Lucky Limeade, Blushing Bride
Tools ~ Scallop Trim Border, Sripes Embossing Folder

Supplies used:

Stamp Set ~ Delightful Dozen
Paper ~  Whisper White, Blusing Bride, DSP Brights Collection Old Olive
Ink ~ Blushing Bride
Tools ~ Bird Builder Punch
Ribbon ~ Pear Pizzazz Pleated Satin Ribbon

Monday, April 2, 2012

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

 Over the weekend I attended a baby shower for a very dear and long time friend of mine.  Her baby's room is decorated in the Very Hungry Caterpillar :)  This was a very simple card, made with paper scraps I had, some circle punches and an embossing folder. 
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Sunday, April 1, 2012


You don't have to wait until June for the new Stampin' Up! catalog. Customers have an opportunity to pre-order awesome new products from the Summer Smooches collection, APRIL 1 through APRIL 30, 2012.

Click the link below to download and print the Summer Smooches flyer.

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Visit my Stampin' Up website to place your order today!  Or better yet, attend my first Stamp Club on April 13, 2012 and get the chance to stamp with one of the new sets. 

Welcome to my blog!!  With Easter just a week away, I took some time to create a few cards.  I wanted to play around with a faux tiling design and this is what I came up with. 

Supplies used:

Stamp Set:  Fresh Vintage, Delightful Dozen
Card stock:  Pool Party, Basic Black and Whisper White
Ink:  Pool party, Basic Black
Tools:  Simply Scored Scoring Tool, 1" punch