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Easter Blessings

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Easter Blessings to all!

Dress Up Happy Day

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  Hi Stamping Friends.  This is one of my favorite cards.  The 5/8" flower trim makes the perfect skirt (it's my style -- sort of frilly).  The colors are crumb cake, pool party, brushed silver, and very vanilla.  The designer paper is More Amore.  The dress form is from the dress up framelits.  Trimmed with pearls and ribbon.  To order your Stampin' Up! supplies, click here .

This and That

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Your life is:  Awesome.  Quirky.  Exciting.  Perfectly messy.  And happening really fast.  So Stampin' Up! is happy to introduce their newest product line that lets you capture it all on-the-go. This and That will debut in the 2013-2014 annual catalog, but we're giving you and everybody else the chance to get it now.     Item Description Price 131268 Epic Day This and That Journal $10.95 130814 Epic Day This and That Designer Series Paper $10.95 130133 Remember This and That Rotary Stamp $5.95 131271 Epic Day This and That Designer Stickers $4.95 131269 Epic Day This and That Designer Washi Tape $4.95 133350 Epic Day This and That Bundle Includes the five This and That products listed above. Only available in a bundle until April 30. $32.08 15% Off Retail Value! To order your This and That Bundle c

Pinwheel Birthday

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Hi Stamping Friends.  We have snow on the ground, and more is expected.  I'm so ready for spring!!!  So I made a card "thinking" spring.  The pinwheel sizzlet die is so easy to use.  The colors are Primrose Petals, Very Vanilla, and Pool Party.  The More Amore Designer Specialty paper.  The argyle embossing folder was also used, topped with glimmer brads. The ribbon is from the Sale-A-Bration Sycamore Street ribbon/button pack.  Last day of SAB -- March 22!!!  Did you get your order in.  If not, click here to place your order (for every $50 spent, you get FREE items).

Bloomin' Marvelous

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Hi Stamping Friends.  Sale-A-Bration ends March 22nd.  The stamp sets for SAB are so pretty and versatile. The Bloomin' Marvelous set was used following the same basic design, however, the top card has the right side of the card trimmed using the Adorning Accents edgelit.  Such a small change, makes such a big difference. The colors are pool party, rich razzleberry, and island indigo.  Also used from the Sale-A-Bration selection is the ribbon and button (from the Sycamore Street Ribbon Pack). So hurry and place your order for $50 or more and get your free Sale-A-Bration items. 

Cute Bunny Box

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Hi Stamping Friends.  Isn't this adorable.  The head actually lifts up with an Easter greeting inside.  We made this at our brainstorming group the other night. The following were used ... scallop punch, 1" circle, 1/2" circle, blossom builder punch, and Hearts A Flutter framelits.  The ribbon is Melon Mambo striped organdy ribbon. To place your Stampin' Up! supply order, click here .  Don't forget ... just a few days left for Sale-A-Bration.  Spend $50, get FREE product.

Artisan Embellishment Wedding

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Hi Stamping Friends.  Whew!  What a week.  I had classes all week, a good thing, but it doesn't give me much time for other things (like posting on my blog). Today's card was made by me and my 9-year old granddaughter.  She wanted a wedding card for her uncle, and this is what we came up with.  I started with the hearts, and she did most of the rest of it.  Can't wait until she's 18 (well ... sort of), so she can sign up as a demonstrator!!  She is so talented already. The colors are black, crumb cake and whisper white.  Most of the embellishments are from the Artisan Embellishments Kit found in the Spring Catalog.  The rhinestones on the bride were colored with a Sharpie marker, great way to get the color you want. Well, there's only a few more days left of Sale-A-Bration.  Perhaps you might be older than 18, and would like to become a demonstrator.  It's a great time to do so.  Sale-A-Bration + Stampin' Up!'s 25th anniversary = 25% more Star

March Technique Club

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Brayered Rubberbands Reverse Spotlighting Reflection Hi Stamping Friends.  Here are the cards we did for Technique Club ... Brayered Rubberbands -- Colors are Marina Mist, Calypso Coral, and Whisper White.  Stamp set is By the Tide. Reverse Spotlighting -- Colors are Island Indigo, Gumball Green and Whisper White.  Stamp set is Button Buddies. Reflection -- Colors are Early Espresso, Baja Breeze, and Whisper White.  The stamp set is Serene Silhouettes.  If you are in the Milwaukee/Metro area and would like to join the technique club, simply email me . To order your Stampin' Up! supplies, click here .

Beautiful Birthday

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Hi Stamping Friends.  Simple post for a simple, elegant card that was used for one of my card ministry classes.  The roses are the 5/8" flower trim, colored with regal rose ink.  The colors are pink pirouette, old olive and very vanilla.  The sentiment is a single stamp called Beautiful Birthday.  The vase is from Button Buddies stamped in soft suede.  Loving the ovals framelits! To order your Stampin' Up! supplies, click here .

Dream Dress Forms

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Hi Stamping Friends. I finally got my blogger to work so the pictures are going in the right direction. I had such a blast making these cards. It was actually "playing time" for me! Usually I'm creating and preparing for classes, but I made these "just for fun"! Front of both cards. The dress was made using paper doily sponged with melon mambo, vellum card stock, and whisper white card stock.  Belt is a piece of silver glitter card stock, embellished with a large rhinestone.  There are also three rhinestones used at the top of the dress. The melon mambo vase was punched using the ornament punch and embossed with the Argyle Embossing folder, and the black vase is actually from the top of the dress form on the card trimmed down a bit.  I also cut off the side legs of the table so it just has the decorative base. When I originally saw these dies and framelits, my thoughts were "what in the world could I  make with them"?  Well, I decid