Merriest Moments (Monochromatic)

I’ve used the Merriest Moments bundle with traditional and non-traditional holiday colors. So why not with no color? A monochromatic take on a holiday card. To make this card you’ll need: Basic White Thick cardbase: 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″, scored at 4 1/4″ on the 8 1/2″ side Beautifully Penned DSP: 4 1/8″ xContinue reading “Merriest Moments (Monochromatic)”

Merriest Moments (Non-Traditional Colors)

I gave you a Merriest Moments card in traditional colors – so I have to give you one in non-traditional colors, right? A Fresh Freesia and Balmy Blue wreath surround the sentiment over a Misty Moonlight background. A few shimmery additions complete the card. To make this card, you’ll need: Basic White Thick cardbase: 4Continue reading “Merriest Moments (Non-Traditional Colors)”

Peaceful Christmas Paper Pumpkin

The Peaceful Christmas Paper Pumpkin is here – subscribe now through October 10th to receive this kit. You’ll get enough supplies to make 10 Christmas cards (2 each of 5 designs) and this adorable box. Here are the details: The kit contains enough elements to create 10 Christmas cards—5 each of 2 designs—and coordinating envelopes.Continue reading “Peaceful Christmas Paper Pumpkin”

Merriest Moments (Traditional Colors)

A red plaid background, green leaves, and a red poinsettia – pretty traditional, huh? The colors on this card really pop – and I absolutely love those decorative matte dots (I’m fond of the black dots too -they’re available in the annual catalog). To make this card you’ll need: Sahara Sand cardbase: 4 1/4″ xContinue reading “Merriest Moments (Traditional Colors)”

Merry Snowflakes Card

The Merry Snowflakes bundle caused a ‘flurry’ of excitement for me when I first saw – was that too bad of a pun? This card has a lot of parts but comes together pretty easily. You’ll need the following: Shaded Spruce card base (4 1/4″ x 11, scored at 5 1/2″ on the long sideContinue reading “Merry Snowflakes Card”

Polished Pink Poinsettia

It’s no secret that the Poinsettia Petals stamp set and matching dies from last year are my favorite – I use them both a lot (see this example and this one). The sentiments are wonderful and the dies makes such impressive poinsettias! I like dabbling in non-traditional holiday colors so I thought I’d give itContinue reading “Polished Pink Poinsettia”

Delicate Dahlias Thank You

The Delicate Dahlias photopolymer stamp set is one of the free items you can earn during Sale-a-Bration. It has both outline stamps and realistic style stamps. You can use them together to make a layered look – I chose to use them separately. To make the above card, you’ll need A 5 1/2″ x 8Continue reading “Delicate Dahlias Thank You”

Haunts & Harvest

Register by September 10th to get in on the Haunts & Harvest treat packaging kit from Stampin’ Up!’s Paper Pumpkin. You’ll have enough supply to make 12 treat packages and I’m sure a lot of left over to create other products – I can’t wait to make some alternatives. Contact me with any questions youContinue reading “Haunts & Harvest”


I’ve been showcasing some of the new holiday products that are available from Stampin’ Up! in the August to September mini catalog. But… there are so many products from last year’s mini that are still available – and on clearance! Who doesn’t love a bargain. See the links below if you are interested in anyContinue reading “Clearance”