Monthly Archives: August 2016

Tiled Birthday

2016_08_24IMG_1140Nothing screams birthday like candles, confetti and more!  Today’s card features the now retired It’s My Party DSP from Stampin Up.  The tiled layout features 4 pieces of the fabulous paper.  In the center I built a layered element using the scallop circle and circle punches and then added the sentiment from the Thoughtful Banners #141614 stamp set and punched it out with the coordinating Duet Banner punch# 141483.  Super fun card

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Banner Birthday

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I love the Stampin Up Pop of Pink DSP#141648 that is featured on today’s birthday card. For the main focal piece, I textured a piece of Melon Mambo cardstock using the Festive Textured Impressions Embossing folder #141471.  I then used the Best Badge punch #140633#140633 to create a window to display the coordinating sentiment from the Badges and Banners stamp set #141605.  Once it was matted on black cardstock I added a few little hand cut banners from scrap pieces of the pop of pink DSP

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29 again?

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My  dear friend Kim is  celebrating a milestone birthday today! In her honor,  I will be posting a few cards over the next 3 days to make her birthweek complete!  This card uses the now retired It’s My Party DSP from Stampin UP.  I paired that with the Number of Years #140653 and the coordinating Large Numbers Framelits #140811 to create the focal panel. Happy birthday Kim!

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Thank my lucky stars

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Todays post is a blast from the recent past.  All products were from the Stampin Up 2016 Occasions catalog Going Places product suite. The background was textured with the World Traveler Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.  For the main panel, I showcased the Going Places DSP in strips and and accessorized with stamps from the Going Global and scattered a few punched stars.

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Fabulous Swirly Bird

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The Stampin Up Swirly Bird #141749 stamp set is a versatile stamp set. I randomly stamped the swirly flowers and added rhinestone centers. I finished the card with the sentiment from the now retired Million and One stampset. Quick, easy and beautiful!

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Pineapple 2 ways

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Today’s post is basically the same layout done 2 different ways.  This card features the Stampin Up Pineapple #141743 stamp and the sentiment is from the Enjoy the Little Things stamp set.

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Birthday Genius

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My inner artist self came out with this card.  I used 4 of the 5 Stampin Up in colors cut out using the Swirly Scribbles Thinlits #141497.  The swirls and scribbles were adhered to a piece of the fun Playful Palette #141657 DSP Paper stack and finished by adding the sentiment from the Stampin Up Painted Palette #141910 a punched circle piece. Simple, Playful and Fun!

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