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The inside of your card takes the cake! (No pun intended - well, maybe sort of!) It is as powerful as the front! Gorgeous!
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It's the third Monday of May and that means it's time for the Stamp Review Crew Hop. We are a group of Stampin' UP! demonstrators sharing a ton of ideas focused on a single stamp set. This week we're featuring the Sweet Cupcake stamp set. You have likely come from... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Stampin-Style
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Here's the place to check in on all the wonderful promotions offered by Stampin' UP! Early releases, special discounts, and new product introduction are all part of this weekly post. Just click the pic to take you to the featured offering. Let me know what you think. Available June 1,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Stampin-Style
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Here's the place to check in on all the wonderful promotions offered by Stampin' UP! Early releases, special discounts, and new product introduction are all part of this weekly post. Just click the pic to take you to the featured offering. Let me know what you think. Available June 1,... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Stampin' UP! Delightful Daisy DSP and Tranquil Tide I love love love this technique. The Designer Series Paper adds so much to the card and it's the easy way to pack a punch. But although the stamp set is a carry over to the new 2018-19 Annual Catalog, this DSP... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2018 at Stampin-Style
Thanks Marianne. I want to try and feature many of the retiring stamp sets and colors. May get a sale or two in the process! Mike Sent from my iPad
Toggle Commented May 4, 2018 on Retiring 2018b - Butterfly Basics at Stampin-Style
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Stampin' UP! Emerald Envy and Peekaboo Peach The days are ticking by, and soon - one by one - our favorite stamp sets - and In Colors - will be history. So I thought I'd take some time and create some final cards from these awesome stamps and colors. This... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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It's the fifth Monday of April and that means it's time for the Stamp Review Crew Bonus Hop. We are a group of Stampin' UP! demonstrators sharing a ton of ideas focused on a single stamp set. This week we're featuring the Truly Tailored suite of products. You have likely... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Ever since Binx had his urinary tract infection we have been buying prescription food. We started buying online from Pet Food Direct and when Chewy purchased PFD, we continued purchasing from them. A few months ago I got an email from Chewy thanking us for our business and saying that... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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At the 2018 Stampin’ Up! OnStage Convention in Las Vegas the beginning of April, Stampin’ Up! announced a change to their color line. I have outlined the changes in previous posts. One of the aspects of the redesign of the pads changes the shape of the pad slightly. It is... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2018 at Stampin-Style
With summer celebrations just weeks away, You’ll want to get a head start on putting this seaworthy kit together! This kid is full of nautical style cards and gift boxes that will make your summer gifting and party planning smooth sailing. Check out the unpacking video! Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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The Colors (and Pads) They Are A-Changin’ Part 3 The last of my three part series on the Color Revamp will focus on the mechanics of the revamp. A new design for the ink pad cases themselves and a new ink formula cap off this dramatic change. Why did we... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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The Colors (and Pads) They Are A-Changin’ Part 2 In this post we’ll visit the new and returning colors. Returning In Colors There are no changes to the In Color program. Every two years we will continue to introduce five new In Colors that will be available for the ensuing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Stampin’ Up! has just stocked the Clearance Rack. Lots of products at 50% Off. Click the banner to take you there. Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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The Colors (and Pads) They Are A-Changin’ Part 1 The spice of life is variety, and that’s especially true in the world of color. Stampin’ Up! makes a point to keep an eye on color trends across different markets and industries. When we see changes happening, we review our color... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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It's the third Monday of April and that means it's time for the Stamp Review Crew. We are a group of Stampin' UP! demonstrators sharing a ton of ideas focused on a single stamp set. This week we're featuring the Magical Day Stamp Set. You have likely come from Holly... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Here's the place to check in on all the wonderful promotions offered by Stampin' UP! Early releases, special discounts, and new product introduction are all part of this weekly post. Just click the pic to take you to the featured offering. Let me know what you think. This is the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2018 at Stampin-Style
Hi everyone! i would usually send an email to all my customers, but I am visiting my sister in San Diego for her 80th birthday and don’t have access to my mailing list! i would usually post graphics and elaborate links to these kinds of announcements. But my blogging source... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2018 at Stampin-Style
Hi Cookie, I wasn’t sure if providing the link in my post violated any Stampin’ UP! rule so I purposely omitted it! Here’s the link: https://www.scrapbook.com/store/gb-gbdb.html?w=Sponge+dauber+storage Enjoy, Mike Sent from my iPad
Toggle Commented Apr 2, 2018 on Sponge Dauber Storage at Stampin-Style
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i am probably considered OCD anout the organization of my stamping supplies. And right at the top of the list is sponge dauber. I had them stored in a small parts box that they really didn’t fit in. It wasn’t perfect but it was a start. This IS perfect: Each... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Here's the place to check in on all the wonderful promotions offered by Stampin' UP! Early releases, special discounts, and new product introduction are all part of this weekly post. Just click the pic to take you to the featured offering. Let me know what you think. The new Occasions... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Stampin' UP! You're Inspiring and Watercolor Pencils There's nothing that says spring and Happy Easter better than Daffodils. The You're Inspiring stamp set is a beautiful set for just those occasions! This one was super simple to create using our Watercolor Pencils and a Blender Pen. Give it a try!... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Stampin' UP! Delightful Daisy and Rose Wonder I LOVE how this card turned out. And although it looks difficult, it is super easy thanks to Designer Series Paper and a paper Punch. This set is part of the Occasions catalog available until May 31st. I pulled the color palette from... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Stampin' UP! Sweet Little Something and Petal Garden DSP This 3D rabbit is the cutest thing! Getting a handle on the layering of colors is the biggest challenge! I found if I stamped the the darkest color first (In this case Tangerine Tango) and then the next layer in Calypso... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2018 at Stampin-Style
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Stampin' UP! Stitched Shapes and Picture Perfect Birthday The clock is ticking/ Only a few days left to get your hands on this absolutely adorable set of Pandas. It's free with a $50 purchase until March 31. This past Saturday I had my Feminine Birthday Card Class. We started off... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2018 at Stampin-Style