Use the Perfectly Plaid stamp set to send your North Pole delivery. The gold writing against the red cardstock is a very elegant addition to this card. Layer the Designer Series Paper on the Gold Foil and you bring the card to life. The gold Christmas tree brings your card to life. What can you create with this stamp set?
Supplies: Stamp Sets – Perfectly Plaid (149418), Perfectly Plaid Bundle (151143) Card Stock – Cherry Cobbler (119685), Whisper White (100730) Stamp Pads – Delicata Metallic Golden Glitz Ink Pad (150711) Misc. – Gold Foil Paper (132622); Wrapped in Plaid Specialty Designer Series Paper (149596), Pine Tree Punch (149521), Hammered Metal 3D Embossing Folder (150646),); Dimensionals (104430); 3D Embossing Folder Plate (149658).
· Cherry Cobbler 4 ¼” x 9 ¾”, scored at 5 ½”, ¾” x 4” · Whisper White Card Stock: 4” x 4” · Gold Foil: 3” · Perfectly Plaid: 2 3/4” x 2 ¾”
Instructions: 1. Place the Gold Foil in the embossing folder with the shiny gold side down and the Stampin’ Up! Logo up. Emboss using the 3D Embossing Plate and a die cut machine. 2. Use the Pine Tree Punch to punch a tree out of the center of the embossed piece. Keep the remaining piece to use as the layer under the plaid paper. 3. Adhere the plaid paper to the gold embossed square, it will cover up the tree shaped hole. 4. Adhere the gold and plaid piece to the card front. 5. Adhere the punched out tree to the plaid piece with a Dimensional. 6. Stamp the North Pole Greeting in Golden Glitz ink on the ¾” piece of Cherry Cobbler. 7. Adhere the greeting to the bottom of the card with Dimensionals. 8. Stamp the inside greeting in Golden Glitz ink on the 4” x 4” piece of Whisper White and send your North Pole delivery card.
With Halloween just around the corner, you will want to decide on your treats for the kiddies. You can make your own wicked Halloween treat holders for school, work or fun. It’s all up to you. Then, just get your chocolate bar and you are all set. I love creating fun treats and treat holders for this time of year. A simple gesture goes a long way and really makes them smile. The kids absolutely love them and enjoy giving them away too. Who wouldn’t want to receive one of these in their trick or treat bag? They also make great treats for your co-workers. Make sure to pick up the Monster Bash Designer Series Paper and create your wicked Halloween treat.
Supplies: Card Stock – Whisper White (100730); Basic Black (121045) Stamp Pads – Granny Apple Green (147095); Gorgeous Grape (147099) Misc. – Monster Bash Designer Series Paper (150447); Basic Black 3/8” Scalloped Edge Ribbon (150449); Wicked Dies (150725); Wink of Stella (141897); Stamping Sponges (141337); ½” Circle Punch (119869); Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals (144108); Fine Tip Glue Pen (138309); Die Cutting Machine; Hershey Chocolate Bar
Measurements: • Monster Bash DSP (spider webs) – 6” x 6”; score at 1½”, 1¾”, 4” and 4¼” • Basic Black: 2” x 5½” (scrap) • Whisper White: 1¾” x 5” • Basic Black Ribbon: 28”
1. Fold on score lines; adhere. 2. Punch hole in the middle of the flat section; thread ribbon through. 3. Slide chocolate bar into paper holder with the ribbon on either side of the chocolate; tie bow and trim ends. 4. Sponge Whisper White completely with Granny Apple Green; add Gorgeous Grape with sponge in about ½” – ¾” strip on long side. Cut “Wicked” from the sponged paper. 5. Cut “Wicked” and three spiders from Basic Black; add Wink of Stella to the spiders. 6. Adhere Basic Black “Wicked” to the front with Fine Tip Glue Pen. Adhere the sponged “Wicked” offset over the Basic Black. 7. Adhere spiders with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Look no further than the Holiday Catalog for scary monster inspiration when you use the new Monster Bash Designer Series Paper. You can find it in the catalog on page 54 of the Holiday Catalog. You can create such adorable projects for Halloween with this Designer Series Paper. Below is a video from Stampin’ Up! to show you all the pages that are included in the pack. Enjoy!
What do you think of these designs? Just imagine the possibilities. You can pick up this DSP and any of the products in the Holiday Catalog from my online store here. School has started and now it’s time to put our holiday hats on and get some scary monster inspiration.
There are Brighter Day Wishes Ahead for anyone that receives this card in the mail. Send them the encouragement they need. Sometimes some soft words of encouragement are all that they need to pick them up or make their day brighter. This is an elegant card created with just a few steps. Make one, or make a dozen. The choice is yours.
Supplies: Stamp Sets – Band Together Bundle (151076) Beautiful You (151412) Card Stock – Mango Melody (146989) Basic Gray (121044) Whisper White 100730) Stamp Pads – Basic Gray (149615) Misc. – Whisper White Polka Tulle (146912), Layering Circles Dies (141705)
Measurements: • Mango Medley 8.5” x 5.5” • Whisper White cardstock 4” x 5.25” • Basic Gray Designer Paper (script) 5.25 ” x 3” • Basic Gray Designer Paper (check) 5.25 x 1.5” • Basic Gray piece for Label die cut • Whisper White cardstock for label piece and circle
1. Score and fold Mango cardstock at 4.25” to create card base 2. Adhere the Basic Gray check piece to right side of cardfront 3. Adhere the Basic Gray script piece over top the edge of check and as seen in the photo 4. Die cut the Label die twice – once with Whisper White cardstock, Once with Basic Gray cardstock. 5. Cut tabs off the end of the Whisper White die cut label band 6. Thread Whisper White polka dot tulle through the label band wrapping it around the front of the card making sure it lays flat on the inside of the card, tie off in bow 7. Add Basic gray center piece from the Basic gray label band with dimensionals to center of the Whisper White label band you just tied to the card front 8. Stamp greeting from Beautiful you with Basic Gray ink 9. Add greeting to label band as seen 10. Add 4” x 5.25” piece of Whisper White cardstock to inside of card 11. Add greeting and message to inside of card
Take a look at this Fall blessed rose and see what you can create with this stamp set. I love that you can create backgrounds with some simple stamps. The colors are so warm for the Fall season that is fast approaching. What favorite flower would you use for your background? The Terracotta Tile Classic pad is all you will need for color on this card.
Supplies: Stamp Sets – To a Wild Rose (149452) Card Stock – Terracotta Tile Classic Stampin’ Pad (150086); Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad (132708) Paper: Terracotta Tile 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock (150884); Basic Black 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock (121045); Whisper White 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock (100730) Stamp Pads – Terracotta Tile Classic Stampin’ Pad (150086); Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad (132708) Misc. – Black 5/8″ Glittered Organdy Ribbon (147897); SNAIL adhesive (104332)
Measurements: ● Terracotta Tile: 5 ½” x 8 ½” scored at 4 ¼” ● Basic Black: 3” x 5 ½” ● Whisper White: 2 ¾” x 5 ½”
Instructions: 1. Fold Terracotta Tile card base and stamp outline flower in matching ink colour around edges. 2. Stamp second layer of flower on Whisper White cardstock randomnly using Terracotta Tile ink 3. Stamp middle part of flower using Memento Black ink. To get a lightler colour, stamp on scrap paper first before stamping in the flower. 4. Stamp the greeting using Memento Black ink. 5. Adhere Whisper White layer to Basic Black layer after stamping is complete. 6. Cut a piece of Black Glittered ribbon (approx. 3 ½”) and adhere ends to back of Basic Black layer. 7. Cut another piece of ribbon approximately the same size and tie in a knot around first ribbon. Trim ends.
Send loving wishes to your friends and family with this beautiful heirloom card. Its elegance is overwhelming and beautiful. I love creating things that have an antique look and feel. The Woven Threads Designer Series Paper can give you so many beautiful heirloom type projects.
Supplies: Stamp set: Woven Heirlooms (149306) or as a bundle with dies (151093) or choose the entire Woven Threads Suite (152184) Cardstock and paper: Rococo Rose Cardstock (150882), Seaside Spray Cardstock (150883), Whisper White Cardstock (100730), Woven Threads Designer Series Paper (149497) Ink: Seaside Spray (150085) Miscellaneous: Heirloom Frames Dies & 3D Embossing Folders (152325), 5/8” Woven Threads Trim (149499), Woven Threads Sequin Assortment (149498), (149491), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), SNAIL Adhesive (104332), Mini Glue Dots (103683), Paper Snips (103579), Simply Scored Scoring Tool (122334), Bone Folder (102300), die-cutting machine, household tape
Measurements: • Seaside Spray card base: 4-1/4” x 11”, scored at 5-1/2” then folded in half with a Bone Folder plus a piece 3-1/2” x 4-1/2” • Whisper White: 2-3/4” x 3-3/4” • Rococo Rose: 4” x 5-1/4” • Designer Series Paper: 3-3/4” x 5” • Ribbon: two pieces each about 3”
1. Using SNAIL adhere Designer Series Paper to Rococo Rose then that piece to the Seaside Spray card base. 2. Stamp sentiment with Seaside Spray on Whisper White. 3. Die cut frame first then run through embossing folder. Align sentiment behind frame and adhere with SNAIL and household tape 4. Wrap ribbon around two opposing corners and secure in back with Mini Glue Dots plus one dot in front, beneath the ribbon, to hold it in place. 5. Using Mini Glue Dots and your Paper Snips, like tweezers, affix a sequin onto a Mini Glue Dot then remove and place randomly on ribbon. Repeat as desired. 6. Take Stampin’ Dimensionals and attach frame piece to card front.
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