Sneak Peek of the New 2015-2017 In Colors!!!

OK….so I’ve been dying patiently anticipating a glimpse of Stampin’ Up’s new 2015-2017 In Colors.  I’m squealing happily excited to show you a screen shot from the South Pacific Catalog Kick-Off. This photo shows the awesome new colors, along with the embellishments we’ll be able to buy. I CAN’T WAIT TO ORDER THESE!!! The new catalog goes live on June 2 – and we can BUY BUY BUY!!!   SQUEEE!

2015 2017 In Colors

Clockwise from the top:  Mint Macaron, Watermelon Wonder, Delightful Dijon, Cucumber Crush, Tip Top Taupe

So which one is your favorite? Let me know in the comments!

Happy Stamping!

Flowers Make Me Feel Better

Today’s card features products that I haven’t used in quite awhile.  I have been so focused on the Occasions Catalog products I have, that I shamefully neglected my tried and true favorites.  I decided on a 5″ x 5″ square card:

Get Better Flowers

Stamp Sets:  Flower Shop, A Dozen Thoughts
Cardstock/Paper:  Kraft, Brushed Gold*, Gold Soiree Specialty DSP*, Garden Green, Whisper White
Ink:  Crisp Cantaloupe*, Calypso Coral, Garden Green
Lovelies:  Bird Builder Punch, Pansy Punch, Elegant Butterfly Punch, Pearl Basic Jewels

*Gold Soiree Specialty DSP, Brushed Gold, and Crisp Cantaloupe are all retiring products. Get them while supplies last. Click here for an updated PDF of the retiring products.  Let me know ASAP if you want something!

The Retiring List Is Here!


Stampin’ Up! has released the list of retiring stamps and accessories. Some items are up to 50% off retail!  Retiring accessories are while supplies last, so be sure to let me know ASAP if you want me to place an order for you!  Due to high demand for retiring stamps, they will keep producing retiring stamps until May 26!  Sweet!

Click here for the PDF of retiring products!

Here are a few samples that use retiring products:

Stippled Blossoms

Stippled Blossoms Stamp Set, Fancy Fan Embossing Folder, Labels Collection Framelits Dies, Modern Label Punch


Beautiful Wings Embosslits Folder, Coastal Cabana Cardstock

Vintage Thoughts

Postage Due Stamp Set, Gifts of Kindness Stamp Set, Crumb Cake Seam Binding Ribbon

Contact me quickly!

Happy 2 To You!

My friend needed a fun card for her nephew and wanted the “2” emphasized.  Sometimes I really get in the mood for die cutting…and this was definitely one of those times!  The Birthday Bash Specialty Designer Series Paper from the current Occasions catalog makes a super fun backdrop against the banner:

Happy 2 to You

Stamp Set:  Crazy About You
Cardstock:  Old Olive, Tangelo Twist, Crushed Curry, Whisper White, Birthday Bash Specialty DSP
Ink:  Night of Navy
Dies/Punches: Hello You Thinlits, Party Pennants Bigz L, Envelope Thinlits, Non-SU 2, Word Window Punch, Modern Label Punch
Lovely: Tangerine Tango Bakers Twine

As always, send me an email if you’d like to order any of the products  to!

Always share your love of stamping with those you love!


Butterflies Thinlit Dies Update

I am super excited to announce that the Butterflies Thinlits Dies and Butterfly Basics Stamp Sets should be in Stampin’ Up!’s warehouse by Friday! Happy Dance!  They have been in such high demand, I’m afraid the stock they are getting in may not last too long, so let me know right away if you want them – PLUS – until April 30th, Stampin’ Up! is bringing you two special offers:

  1. Get the Butterflies Thinlits at a 15% discount–just $21.20!
  2. Buy any of the Butterflies Thinlits Bundles at the already-discounted price and choose one of three FREE Sale-A-Bration items (only available while supplies last)!
  • Best Year Ever Designer Series Paper (item 138633)
  • Best Year Ever Accessory Pack (item 138634)
  • Irresistibly Yours Specialty Designer Series Paper (item 138635)

Here are two cards I have made using the large and middle sized butterfly dies.  These are both on a standard A2 sized card (5.5″ x 4.25″), just to give you an idea of their sizes:

Butterflies Thinlits

Here is Page 26 from the Occasions Catalog so you can see all the awesome stamps and dies:

Butterflies Thinlits and Butterfly Basics

Bundles include the Butterfly Basics Stamp Set and Butterflies Thinlits Dies at a 15% discount:
Wood Mount (139322)  $61.95
Clear Mount (139323)  $51.75
Photopolymer (138865)  $41.50

Let me know as soon as possible if you’d like me to get an order placed…and don’t forget to choose your Sale-A-Bration item, too, when ordering the bundle!

Don’t forget to share your love of stamping with those you love!

Swap Card

I participate in a Swap Club with 6 other demonstrators. We exchange cards monthly.  I wanted something happy for springtime, so I decided to go with this card:

Swap Card

Stamp Set:  Lovely Amazing You Photopolymer
Cardstock:  Wisteria Wonder, Rose Red, Whisper White, 2014-2016 Designer Series Paper Stack
Ink:  Rose Red
Lovelies:  Lost Lagoon Satin Ribbon, 2″ Circle Punch, 2 3/8″ Scallop Circle Punch, Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack, Pearls Basic Jewels

Happy Stamping!