Candle Box Tutorial

Today I have a great tutorial for you that is being featured on The Pink Elephant! I thought I would share it here for you as well! I was visiting my favorite Bath and Body Works last week when I stumbled across these little candles. My first thought was, those look like SU colors. Then, …

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How to Make a Card… (cqc69 & ISC55)

While I sat at my desk, in the beginning stages of creating this card, I though I would document my thought process. I have lots of friends make comments about not know where to start and “I can’t think of anything.” So, I thought I would show you all today what steps I take when …

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Scrapbook Saturday!

I’m playing along with this week’s Sketchy Thursday. I always like their sketches. They are my style! I have had these pictures for a year and couldn’t find the right paper. So, when I got Stampin’ Up’s new Springtime Vintage DSP, I was excited to see it matched nicely. I don’t know what those spots …

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Untitled Post

This week’s inspiration photo at Stampin’ Celebration is so sweet! It is a little Valentine’s, a little bit spring! I chose to focus on the wreath and the bird! So cute! Stamps: Teeny Tiny WIshesInk and Paper_ Pretty in Pink, Early Espresso, Filled WIth Love DSP, Very Vanilla Other: Chipboard Bird (can’t remember the name, …

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CCMC 135- Circle-icious

What a fun cake today over at Create With Connie and Mary! I decided to focus on the middle layer with all those circles! Stamps: Punch Bunch Ink and Paper: Early Espresso, Crumb Cake, Pretty in Pink, Very Vanilla Other: Circle Punches ( 1/2″, 3/4″, 1″, 1 1/4″), Scallop Square Punch, Big SHot, Scallop Squares …

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CCCC66- That cute little Owl!

I just love the owl punch, but it can be tedious! For a quick take on the owl, there is a new stamp in the SAB set called Punch Bunch. I am featuring the little owl today as well as the colors from the Curtain Call Color Challenge. And this week’s colors were a challenge …

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Sale a Bration Starts Today!!

It’s Here!! I am so excited! Sale A Bration begins today! This card features Punch Bunch, a set you can choose for free when you order $50 in products! Plus, order from me, and I will send you my Punch Bunch Project Planner for FREE as well! Click HERE to see all the stamps sets …

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Bliss- Sale A Bration Week continues!

I’m a little late posting today! Yikes, so sorry! All this week I will be featuring stamps you can get for FREE during Sale A Bration! That begins tomorrow! Yay! Today’s card features stamps from Bliss. A beautiful set! Stamps: BlissInk and Paper: Night of Navy, Marina Mist, Pacific Point, Whisper White CraftOther: Whit Embossing …

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Poppy Thanks- PPA 77 and cQc 68

Since Sale a Bration starts this week, I am going to feature all SAB FREE sets in my post! Ok, well, I’m gonna try to anyway! Ha! Today’s card featurs this cute image from Punch Bunch! I altered it a little by adding a couple of extra flowers and covered up the For You sentiment! …

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Stampin’ Up Round Up

I have several reminders for you today! First, join my ribbon share! I have a few spots left. You need ribbon! You need to join! 🙂 Second, you only have TWO days left to order the Filled With Love Bundle. If you order it from me, I will send you a FREE project planner that …

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Scrapbook Saturday!

More Christmas scrapbook pages! I’m almost done… I love this little banner. I want to put a banner/pennents on every page I do these days! This PP was made by putting stickers all over the embossed cardstock! Clever, eh?

SCIC36- Hey Cupcake!

This week at Stampin Celebration, I got to use one of my favorite combos; pink and brown! What’s cuter than a pink cupcake? How about a pink cucake with a big bink bow! I stamped the Soft Suede cardstock with a versamark pad and embossed with clear embossing powder. I covered the top of the …

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CCMC 134- Eat Chocolate!

Good morning! This post is a little late…I have the flu! Ugh! So, I will be short and sweet! This week at Create With Connie and Mary is a fun sketch challenge! I chose to take the fabulous striped grosgrain ribbon all the way across. I used my sewing machine to adhere it to the …

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Sunday’s Best

I haven’t had a chance in a while to play my favorite Sunday challenges. Scroll down to see which two I’m talking about! And, I pulled out a stamp set I have not used in a while! Stamps:Something Sweet Ink and paper: Marina Mist, Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Wild Wasabi, Basic Black, Real Red DSP, …

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Marina Sweetheart

I haven’t used this set, called Sweetheart, very often. It’s intended use is for the Sweet Treat cups, but you don’t have to use it that way. Today, I chose Marina Mist to showcase it’s cuteness! I punched out a heart for the center using the Marina Mist DSP (from the Brights Stack.) Stamps: SweetheartInk …

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Sale A Bration- 1 Week Away!

Have you heard of Sale A Bration? It is the VERY best time to be a Stampin’ Up Customer! Basically, this is the gist: 1. For every $50 you spend, you get a FREE stamp set. This is cumulative. So, spend $100, get 2 free stamp sets, and so on. 2. Host a Workshop and …

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SEW Fabulous!

My two favorite SU colors are Melon Mambo and Tempting Turquoise. I always love projects that include one of these colors. Today’s card has BOTH of these colors! Thanks to Color Q, I have a festive palette! I can’t get enough of these dress forms! I love to stamp them on Whisper White and then …

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Scrapbook Saturday!

Yay, I’m so glad it’s Saturday! It has been a very hard week at school, and a 3 day weekend is very welcomed! I am showing you two LOs today that I did at my New Years Day Crop. Gizmo and Buddy- Our Elf on a Shelf. My new favorite product: baker’s twine. I love …

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SCIC #40- It’s a Party!

We’re all dressed up in our party dress today at Stampin’ Celebration! We’ve got a brand new look, so please make sure you come over and see the fun! And this week’s picture is my favorite kind: rainbow colors! I love it!! Can you say Tasteful trims again?? YES! Seriously, if you don’t have this …

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Create With Connie and Mary #133

This week’s challenge at Create With Connie and Mary is a color challenge. Such beautiful colors that make me think of spring! I chose to use one of my favorite DSP from the main SU catalog called Greenhouse Gala. It was perfect for this challenge! The trim is from…you guessed it, Tasteful Trims Big Shot …

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Smartie Holder

One of the projects featured in my Filled With Love Project Planner is a Smarite Holder. What a fun little Valentine gift for kids to give in class! This is one of the projects my Stamp Club will be making today! If you are interested in the details on this project, check out my Filled …

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Can Orange be a Valentine Color? (DCBD #209 and ICC52)

Sure! Why not… I made it one anyway!The colors today are from Inkspirations Color Challenge #52… And the sketch is from Diva Coffee Break Designs Stamps: Love Defined, I {Heart} Hearts Ink and Paper: Baja Breeze, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, Whisper White (Stampin Write Markers) Other: Pumpkin Pie Buttons, Gingham Ribbon (retired), thread, stampin dimensionals …

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Hearts, Hearts! (PPA/FTL)

Monday, agan? Boo! Monday is so hard. But, next Monday is a holiday, so we have that to look forward to! Yay! Today’s card features a stamp set I haven’t used in a while called I {Heart} Hearts. Its a fun set full of differnt kinds of hearts. I’m trying to venture away from red …

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Blue and Yellow…Yum!

I comboned the sketch from Card Patterns and the amazing colors from Color Q this week to make a sweet card. My mom says its her favorite ever… she’s just a sucker for blue and yellow… I have to run to church…I’ll update supply list this afternoon… Here is the sketch from Card Patterns. And …

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