Monthly Archives: October 2018

Quick & Easy Cards and a Rough Night

Quick & Easy Cards and a Rough Night Here’s my third installment of Quick & Easy Cards. These cards use the Stampin’ Up!® Pretty Kitty and Bella & Friends Stamp Sets. These days, I need quick and easy cards. I’ll … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Card Week – Pretty Kitty #2

Quick & Easy Card Week – Pretty Kitty #2 Here’s my second “Quick & Easy Card” using the Pretty Kitty Stamp Set from Stampin’ Up!® This is a gatefold card. Score a 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ piece of Pool Party Cardstock … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Card Week – Pretty Kitty

Quick & Easy Card Week – Pretty Kitty Last week, I had a craft day with my friend Christy. Amelia was also there, and we had planned to make cards using the Pretty Kitty and Bella and Friends Stamp Sets … Continue reading

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Christmas Kits to the Rescue

Christmas Kits to the Rescue I don’t know about you, but I’m already playing “catch up” for the holidays – and they haven’t even started! I have a few Christmas cards made, thanks to having samples from my Stampin’ Up!® … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves It’s definitely fall here in the Shenandoah Valley – at least in the mornings and evenings. I love wearing my sweaters and sweatshirts. This is my favorite season! I pulled out an “old” Stampin’ Up!® stamp set – … Continue reading

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Coffee and Kindness

Coffee and Kindness If you know me or have followed my blog for any length of time, you probably know that I am a serious coffee lover. I love the smell, the taste, that warm feeling when you take the … Continue reading

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Rooted in Purple, Copper, and Orange

Rooted in Purple, Copper, and Orange Specifically the Stampin’ Up! colors in this card are Gorgeous Grape and Pumpkin Pie. It’s a CASE (copy and share everything) of a card I saw on Brian King’s blog a week or so … Continue reading

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24-Hour Flash Sale

24-Hour Flash Sale What’s better than awesome Stampin’ Up!® stamps? DISCOUNTED awesome Stampin’ Up!® stamps! To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Stampin’ Up!®, we’re having a 24-hour Flash Sale on Tuesday, October 22 beginning at midnight MT. Selected stamp sets … Continue reading

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Stamp Off Vellum Challenge

Stamp Off Vellum Challenge Welcome back to another BS & J Stamp Off! This week, we’re using vellum. I love vellum, because there are so many things you can do with it. The challenge for me was to choose which … Continue reading

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Pines in Plaid

Pines in Plaid Stampin’ Up!® offers stamp sets and coordinating dies or punches in bundles when they are first released. Buying the bundle gives you a 10% discount on the items. It’s very rare for me not to take advantage … Continue reading

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