Feels Like Frost Sneak Peek

Today I have a card for you featuring Feels Like Frost, one of my favorite suites from the new 2019 Holiday Catalog. The products in this suite are so pretty. The Designer Series Paper is amazing – photographic images in wonderful non-traditional Christmas colors on one side and silver foil images on the other side! Stampin’ Up! has brought back Crystal Effects, which they retired a few years ago – yay! Pair this with the fun new Ice Stampin’ Glitter to give your projects a frosty, sparkly effect. The new Seaside Spray Metallic Ribbon is soft and shimmery. All of these products will be available as of September 4th.

Here is how I made this card.

  • Card base – cut a piece of Night of Navy cardstock at 4 1/4″ x 11″ and fold in half.
  • Cut a piece of the Feels Like Frost Specialty Designer Series Paper at 4″ x 5 1/4″ and adhere to card base.
  • Die cut a scrap piece of Whisper White cardstock with the stitched frame from the Frosted Frames Dies. Ink up the berry branch from the Frosted Foliage stamp set with Seaside Spray ink, stamp off and then stamp onto die cut piece. Stamp yuletide greeting with Night of Navy ink over the branch.
  • Cut piece of Seaside Spray 1/4″ Metallic Ribbon and make ribbon loop. I used a few small pieces of Scotch Tape to hold them in place.
  • Die cut one set of leaves from scrap piece of Seaside Spray cardstock. The die makes two leaves from the one piece. Apply Shimmery Crystal Effects onto the leaves and then sprinkle them with the Ice Stampin’ Glitter. Let dry for an hour before handling them. Once dry, adhere the leaves, using a thin line of liquid glue, to the opposite corners of the frame piece.
  • Finish off the card by adhering the greeting over the ribbon loops. Adhere a few Seaside Spray sequins from the Woven Threads Sequin Assortment for a little extra bling.

If you’d like a 2019 Holiday Catalog please contact me. I’d be happy to send you a copy!

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Daisy Duo

Hello! Today’s card features the new Daisy Lane stamp set, Daisy Delight stamp set and coordinating punches. I paired them up with Perennial Essence, my favorite Designer Series Paper in the new annual catalog. This was an easy card to put together.

Here is how I made the card.

  • Card base – cut piece of Crushed Curry cardstock at 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ and fold in half.
  • Cut piece of Perennial Essence Designer Series Paper at 4″ x 5 1/4″ and adhere to card base.
  • Cut piece of So Saffron cardstock at 1″ x 5 1/4″. Stamp “friend” greeting from the Daisy Lane stamp set in Crushed Curry ink. I also made a few thank you cards and used the “thank you” greeting from the Daisy Delight stamp set.
  • To make the flowers, stamp the larger daisy image from the Daisy Lane stamp set two times on piece of So Saffron from the Perennial Essence Vellum Cardstock and punch out with the large daisy punch. Curl petals up with a bone folder. Adhere pieces together with liquid glue at center of flowers. Stamp two of the small daisies in Crushed Curry ink on piece of Whisper White cardstock and punch out with the medium daisy punch. Curl petals and adhere with liquid glue. Adhere the two sets of flowers together at center.
  • To finish off the card, using Old Olive cardstock, cut four leaves from the Lovely Flowers Dies. Adhere leaves to left of stamped greeting, two above and two below. Adhere daisies with Stampin’ Dimensional. Adhere Gold Faceted Gem to center of daisies.

It’s time to redeem bonus days coupons you earned in July. The deadline is August 31st. You should have received an email from Stampin’ Up! with a bonus code that you must use when placing your online order. If you need any assistance please let me know.

Two weeks remain for you to take advantage of this great deal on the Starter Kit! Spend $99 and select $155 worth of products, which is an additional $30 more than the regular cost of the kit. You will also get free shipping and a $10 coupon that can be redeemed on a future order. Now is an ideal time to join Stampin’ Up!, especially if you are planning on placing a large order from the upcoming 2019 Holiday Catalog. You will always get a 20-25% discount on your purchases. Should you decide to drop by January 2020 there will be no penalty and you will enjoy your discount and all other benefits and resources until that time.

Here’s a sneak peek of the catalog cover image.

My pre-order finally arrived so I will begin posting preview projects later this week.

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Floral Essence – Kylie’s Training Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to Kylie’s Demonstrator Training Blog Hop! I’m part of a group of amazingly talented Stampin’ Up! demonstrators from around the world that participate in Kylie’s program for building our businesses.

Today’s card is made with products from the gorgeous Perennial Essence Suite. I was asked by a friend to create a special birthday card for a friend of hers. After going to several card shops she couldn’t find what she was looking for so this is what I came up with after discussing what she wanted on the card. I gave her several choices and was hoping she would pick my favorite one – and she did!

This is how I made the card:

  • Card base – Petal Pink cardstock cut at 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ and fold in half.
  • Cut piece of Perennial Essence Designer Series Paper at 4″ x 5 1/4″. Adhere piece of Organdy Striped Ribbon to paper and adhere to card base. Cut another piece of ribbon, tie in bow and adhere with a Mini Glue Dot.
  • Cut piece of Whisper White cardstock at 2 1/2″ x 3 1/2″. Stamp largest flower image from the Floral Essence stamp set all over with Petal Pink ink. Stamp the beautiful day sentiment from the Love What You Do stamp set over the flowers using Balmy Blue ink. Adhere to card.
  • Stamp medium flower twice on piece of Whisper White cardstock with Balmy Breeze ink and then stamp the center of one of the flowers with Crushed Curry ink. Stamp small flower twice with Blueberry Bushel ink and stamp both flower centers with Crushed Curry Ink. Fussy cut all four flowers. Adhere the two larger flowers together. Arrange flowers at bottom left corner of card and adhere.

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Royal Peacock

Hello! Today I’m featuring a card made with products from the stunning Noble Peacock Suite pictured on pages 24-26 in the 2019-2020 Annual Catalog. I was immediately attracted to the rich jewel tones shown in the samples on these pages.

Here is how I made this card.

  • Card base – cut piece of Pretty Peacock cardstock at 4 1/4″ x 11″ and fold in half.
  • Cut piece of the Pretty Peacock paper from the Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Series paper at 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″ and adhere to card base.
  • Cut piece of Old Olive cardstock at 4″ x 5 1/4″. Emboss with the Beads & Baubbles Embossing Folder. Cut piece of 3/8″ Reversible Ribbon and tie a bow around the embossed cardstock.
  • Stamp the peacock image on piece of Whisper White cardstock with Pretty Peacock ink. Color upper body of peacock with the light Pretty Peacock Stampin’ Blend and the upper feathers with the light Old Olive Stampin’ Blend. Stamp feather image over the bottom part of the peacock with Old Olive ink.
  • Cut with the coordinating die from the Detailed Peacock Die set. Cut piece of Pretty Peacock cardstock with the largest scalloped oval from the Layering Ovals dies. Adhere peacock to the oval.
  • Stamp Happy Birthday greeting from Beauiful Bouquet stamp set on Whisper White cardstock with Pretty Peacock ink. Cut with smallest oval die from the Layering Ovals die set.
  • Adhere peacock to card and then adhere greeting. Add some bling to the feathers with a few rhinestones from the Noble Peacock Rhinestone embellishments.

Inside of card – cut a piece of Whisper White cardstock at 4″ x 5 1/4″. Stamp the crown image with Pretty Peacock ink at lower left corner and color with light Old Olive Stampin’ Blend. Stamp greeting with Pretty Peacock ink. I chose the greeting from the Forever Lovely stamp set.

Place an online order with me between $50-$149 and use this code to receive a free gift. This month’s gift is a package of Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals. DO NOT use this code if your order is $150 or more because you will qualify for Stampin’ Rewards.

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Birthday Goodness

Today I’m featuring a yummy birthday card made with the Birthday Goodness stamp set pictured on page 62 in the 2019-2020 annual catalog. I love the images and type font in this set.

Purple Posy is my favorite of the five new InColors and I decided to use it as the main color for the card. One evening as I was searching for color combinations I came across some cards from a recent Color Fusers Blog Hop that featured Purple Posy, Seaside Spray and Soft Sea Foam and thought it was a soft, feminine color combination. While I love pastels, I tend to go a little brighter with my colors, so I decided to challenge myself and am pleased with how pretty the colors look together.

Here is how I made the card.

  • Card base – Purple Posy cardstock cut at 4 1/4″ x 11″ and fold in half.
  • Cut another piece of Purple Posy cardstock at 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″. Emboss with the Country Floral 3D Embossing Folder. Cut an 18″ piece of Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon and tie in a bow around embossed piece. Adhere to card base.
  • Cut piece of Whisper White cardstock at 2 3/4″ x 4 3/4″. Stamp image using Memento Tuxedo Black ink. Color image with Stampin’ Blends. I used Seaside Spray dark and light Blends for the roses, Purple Posy and Soft Sea Foam dark and light for the macarons and dark Petal Pink for the cream filling. For the cake stand I used dark and light Smoky Slate.
  • Die cut image using the next-to- largest die in the Stitched Nested Label set. Using the largest die in the set cut a piece of Soft Sea Foam . Adhere together. Attach to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  • Stamp the greeting with Seaside Spray ink and punch out with the Classic Label punch. Adhere to image with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals. Add a few sequins from the Woven Threads Sequin Assortment for an extra-added touch.
  • Inside of card – Stamp a greeting from the set on piece of Whisper White cardstock cut at 4″ x 5 1/4″ with Seaside Spray ink.

Tomorrow is the last day you can earn Bonus Coupons. For every $50 you spend you will get a $5.00 coupon that you can redeem when you place orders in August.

This great deal on the Starter Kit continues to run through August 31st. Spend $99 and select $155 worth of products, which is an additional $30 more than the regular cost of the kit. You will also get free shipping and a $10 coupon that can be redeemed on a future order. Now is a great time to join Stampin’ Up and become a happy discount shopper! You can get your hands on the new 2019 Holiday Catalog early and place pre-orders beginning on August 1! Here’s a sneak peek of the catalog image.

Place an online order with me between $50 and $149 and use this code to receive a free gift. DO NOT use this code if hour order is $150 or more as you will qualify for Stampin’ Rewards

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Very Versailles

Today’s card is the thank you card I sent to customers that placed orders with me this past June. It features the lovely Very Versailles stamp set pictured on page 113 in the 2019-2020 annual catalog. When I saw this in the catalog I knew immediately that I would purchase it because I really like the vintage look you can create with the various images included in the set. I also wanted to showcase one of the new InColors – Terracotta Tile.


Here is how I made the card :

  • Card base – Cut a piece of Soft Suede cardstock at 4 1/4″ x 11″ and fold in half.
  • Cut a piece of Terracotta Tile cardstock at 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″ and adhere to card base. Cut a piece of Very Vanilla cardstock at 3 7/8″ x 5″.
  • Stamp full image of script writing at lower left corner and partial image of script writing at upper right corner on Very Vanilla piece with Terracotta Tile ink. Stamp partial leaf image at upper left corner and full image at lower right corner with Mossy Meadow ink. I used the handy-dandy Stamparatus to position the stamps because I was making multiple cards and needed for the images to be lined up correctly for each one.
  • Stamp the fancy frame image in Soft Suede ink and fussy cut. Stamp Thank You greeting in Terracotta Tile ink and punch out with the 1″ Circle Punch. Adhere to frame,
  • Cut a 4 1/2″ piece of Terracotta Tile Scalloped Linen Ribbon and adhere to stamped image, wrapping sides of ribbon to the back. Adhere stamped frame to the piece with either Snail Tape or Multipurpose Liquid Glue and if you prefer a raised image attach it with Stampin’ Dimensionals. Attach art piece to card base.

There is only one week left to take advantage of the Bonus Days promotion. For every $50 you spend you will get a $5.00 coupon that you can redeem when you place orders in August.

This great deal on the Starter Kit continues to run through August 31st. Spend $99 and select $155 worth of products, which is an additional $30 more than the regular cost of the kit. You will also get free shipping and a $10 coupon that can be redeemed on a future order. Now is a great time to join Stampin’ Up! if you’d like to become a happy discount shopper because you will be able to place Pre-Orders from the new 2019 Holiday Catalog beginning on August 1!

Place an online order with me between $50-$149 and use this code to receive a free gift. DO NOT use this code if your order is $150 or more as you will qualify for Stampin’ Rewards.

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Stamparatus
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$10.00


One More Floral Essence Card

Today I’m sharing the last of a group of cards I recently made using products from the Perennial Essence Suite.


I CASEd this card here from Mary Deatherage. Here is how I made the card:

Card base – Flirty Flamingo cardstock cut at 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ and fold in half.

Cut piece of Designer Series Paper from the Perennial Essence DSP pack and adhere to card base.

Stamp large floral image with Flirty Flamingo ink, first stamping off and then stamping onto a scrap piece of Whisper White cardstock. Stamp the greeting using Blackberry Bliss ink. Die cut with the next to largest Stitched Shape circle die.

Stamp four flower petals with Calypso Coral ink on a piece of Calypso Coral cardstsock. Punch out with the Perennial Flower Punch. Attach two of the petals together with a Mini Glue Dot to make each of the flowers. Attach flowers with Stampin’ Dimensionals to card front along left side of the circle image. Add those adorable Perennial Essence Floral Centers to each flower for an extra pop of color.

Cut a piece of Whisper White cardstock at 4″ x 5 1/4″ for inside of card. Stamp one of the floral images from the set with Flirty Flamingo ink on the bottom corner and adhere to card.

I love how the color combination works on this card! I can’t get enough of this gorgeous impressionist looking paper so I know you will be seeing more cards from me using this paper in the future.

For every $50 you spend (before S&H and tax) from now until July 31st you will receive a $5 coupon that can be redeemed in August.
Take advantage of this great Starter Kit deal! Spend $99 and select $155 worth of products, which is an additional $30 more than the regular cost of the kit. You will also get free shipping and a $10 coupon that can be redeemed on a future order.
Place an online order with me between $50 -$149 and use this host code to receive a free gift. DO NOT use this code if your order is $150 or more as you will qualify for Stampin’ Rewards.

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