Monthly Archives: July 2014

Grungy Thanks

This was a fun – and very quick – card!  I used Gorgeous Grunge and Hip Notes, added some Retro Fresh Washi Tape and gold sequins and that’s it.  (Disclaimer – the Coastal Cabana washi with the arrows is from the … Continue reading

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Tax Free Weekend & Half Price Pumpkin

My Paper Pumpkin is available to new subscribers at a 50% discount!  Hurry, though, because you have to sign up before September 10. My Paper Pumpkin is a craft kit delivered right to your mailbox each month.  Everything you need … Continue reading

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Ombre Vases

The “ombre” look is very easy to create with the Stampin’ Up! Blendabilities!  “Ombre” is very “in” right now, in fashion, home decor and crafting.  It’s when color blends from dark to light – as in the vases on my card … Continue reading

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Floral Tote Bag and Card

Need a beautiful way to present a special gift to someone awesome? Use this fun flower decked tote bag to hold your gifts and complete the set with the matching card. The finished tote is 9” long, 3” wide, and … Continue reading

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Sweetbriar Rose

Sweetbriar Rose is a new single stamp in the Stampin’ Up! annual catalog.  I stamped it on Whisper White card stock with Memento Tuxedo Black ink, then colored with Melon Mambo, Daffodil Delight and Old Olive Blendabilities.  The card itself … Continue reading

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New Home Congrats

My dearest husband is a local real estate broker, and whenever his clients close on a new house, he gives them gift cards.  Sometimes it’s a card for a home improvement store or a card to a local restaurant.  If it’s someone with children, … Continue reading

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Summer Party Banner

This banner and matching card set is great for any summer party. Perfectly fun and bright, it will bring smiles and festivity to any gathering. Use the project instructions and change up the colors for any party theme, birthdays, showers … Continue reading

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