Tag Archives: 2011-12 Stampin’ Up!® Idea Book & Catalog

Simply Love

Are you loving our hop this weekend?  If you haven’t visited it yet, you can start here and hop all the way through.  I promise you’ll see some amazing creations using products from the Occasions mini catalog as well as … Continue reading

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Valentine Kid

Whenever the new minis come out, I tend to neglect current Idea Book & Catalog merchandise.  So for 2012, I’m going to try to use “older” stamp sets at least 2 times a week. This is one of my very … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I have to admit, I don’t think anyone in the Cooper house is sad to see the end of 2011.  It hasn’t been the best of years, although some really cool things have happened.  Mike started his real estate brokerage.  … Continue reading

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Pink Birthday

I wanted to try a new technique last night, and, while I like the way it turned out, it isn’t exactly what I planned.  The idea is to stamp an image and color it with markers.  Then you spritz with … Continue reading

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Gnome Sweet Gnome

Last month, we had another “Book-a-thon” with Stampin’ Up!.  Any demonstrators who participated received a pack of brights brads, and because we reached the booking goal, we also got stamp sets from the Occasions Mini Catalog.  I was really excited, … Continue reading

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Surprise Box from the Occasions Mini Catalog

Happy “Boxing Day!”  These projects have nothing to do with “Boxing Day,” except that they were mailed in a box. A very dear friend of mine just had surgery, and she’ll be “convalescing” for awhile.  This is a woman who … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Hoss

I’m getting ready to run out and do some very last minute shopping for Christmas.  Ok – who am I kidding?  I’m doing the first of my Christmas shopping.  Mike got his gift a month ago and we bought the … Continue reading

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