Tag Archives: Delicate Doilies

Lacy Love

This Valentine is similar to the card we’ll be making at club this month.  It uses the Stampin’ Up! single “Love Heart” stamp and the Gossamer Lace stamp.   I love our little buttons.  I turned one of the white ones … Continue reading

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Just one more…

This ornament thing is like eating potato chips or pistachios. Or Triscuits.  Once you get started, it’s hard to stop!  I wanted to try one using products from the Stampin’ Up! annual catalog, and I love the results.  I used … Continue reading

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Now I Just Need a Tree!

Here’s the ornament that goes with yesterday’s card. The colors are a little different, though.  I decided to use Elegant Eggplant and Cherry Cobbler for the ornament, with a little Whisper White and silver embossing powder.  It’s another one that’s … Continue reading

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Vintage Sketches

Here’s another sketch challenge from our Stampin’ Up!® forum.  This sketch was created by Amanda Corbet, and it was lots of fun.  I wanted to use the Word Play stamp set from the Stampin’ Up!® annual catalog, since that one … Continue reading

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The .1%

No, this isn’t a political post! When I started my blog, I promised to keep it 99.9% Stampin’ Up! products. This post is the .1%. My friend Liz showed me a very cool technique, and she loaned me several stamps … Continue reading

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A Million Thanks

…mostly to my parents and teachers for teaching me to speak and write correctly.  I know I still make mistakes, but for the most part, I get all my nouns and verbs and commas and apostrophes in the right places. … Continue reading

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Hearts and Moonlight

Have you ever wondered, “What punch would go really well with this stamp?” or “I wonder if this image will fit in this punch?”  Well – you can wonder no more!  I have some terrific punch templates for all the … Continue reading

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This always reminds me of Barney (the dinosaur).  When one of my boys was very little (and I won’t say which boy, because I don’t want to embarrass him), he had a “grumpy time” every day around 4:30-5 p.m.  Maybe … Continue reading

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Victorian Pennants

Today was a whirlwind!  I planned and cut paper for the technique class tomorrow, and then I wanted to work on the Victorian Pennants project before I started on a project for Mike.  (I always think “Victorian Penance” when I … Continue reading

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Delicate Doilies

I have an aunt who sends a crocheted doily every year with her Christmas card.  It’s always such a sweet addition.  My grandmother and my mom’s sister also crocheted lots of things – including doilies – so when I saw … Continue reading

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