Archives for February 2017

Always Bee You for GDP075 and FMS276

I managed to hit three separate challenges with my card today! I am using the sketch from Freshly Made Sketches, the theme from the Global Design Project, and the color combination from Splitcoast Stampers. Here is what I came up with: And here are the banners that inspired my card: The first thing I worked on Read More

A Sweet Birthday Card for FMS275

The Cool Treats bundle was the first product from the Occasions Catalog that went on my wish list when we got a sneak peek last November. And it was in my pre-order at the beginning of December. But for some reason here we are in February and this card is the first I have made with Read More

Stamp It Group – Birthday Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Birthday Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway! We are giving away the Designer Tin of Cards Kit and stamps to one lucky winner this month so read through to the end to find out how to enter. And don’t forget to visit each of the other blogs participating in the hop Read More

International Stampin’ Up! Blog Highlight – Get Well Soon

Thanks so much for coming to my blog today! We are being highlighted internationally by Kylie Bertucci and you are able to VOTE for my project. The top ten winners will get to be part of an international blog hop so please take a moment to check out all the projects and vote for your favorites. Read More

A Best Birds Thank You for FMS274

I just love the Best Birds set by Stampin’ Up! I borrowed it last year from a friend and loved playing with it so much I bought it for myself last month. You can create a variety of looks with the images in this set by adding lots of color and embellishments, or you can Read More

CASEing Jennifer McGuire

I follow Jennifer McGuire on You Tube. Who doesn’t? She has over 180,000 followers, right! I don’t normally copy a design so precisely, but I finally had to CASE one of the cards she made over a year ago that caught my eye and has stuck with me for a while now. Of course I used Read More

One Big Thank You for GDP073

There is a bit of a tricky color challenge going on this week over at the Global Deign Challenge blog. But that is why it is called a challenge I guess, to encourage working outside our comfort zone. And guess what? I usually like the results when I am pushed a little, and this week was Read More

You Fill Me With Happiness for FMS273

Well happy Monday! I am looking forward to my kids going off to school every day this week. We have had eight snow days this winter and five 2-hour delays, which is quite out-of-the-ordinary for this area. And for some reason I don’t seem to get anything done when my kids are home. LOL! I Read More

Sale-A-Bration Sunday – Hey Chick

Today I am starting a new series and plan to have a post up each Sunday highlighting a Sale-A-Bration item you can earn for free with a $50 purchase. If you are not familiar with this most wonderful time of the Stampin’ Up! year, check out this post to see all the amazing ways you can Read More

Global Design Project 072 | Stitched Vellum

Sometimes it is the simple designs that give me the most problems! The challenge this week at the Global Design Project is to CASE a beautiful card by Krista Frattin. I had my card all planned out using one of the patterns from the Falling in Love Designer Series Paper but I just couldn’t get Read More