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Happy Friday! We are celebrating our 100th Challenge at TGIF Challenges by featuring our founder, Mercedes Weber. Each designer was asked to design a project inspired by Mercedes wonderful style. You can check out her blog HERE. All of our... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Monday Montage blog hop! Every other Monday, my friends and I share inspiring projects. Be sure to visit all the stops....you don't want to miss anything! I recently started selling my cards in a local nail salon.... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Control Freaks monthly blog tour! This month's theme is Spring Is Here! If you started at the beginning of the tour, you just visited the other Melissa, Melissa Davies. Don't you just love her creations? I'm sure... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at The Stamp Doc
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This week, we have a fabulous theme challenge at TGIF Challenges--babies. Anyone can play along and it's so easy (and fun). All you have to do is create something with a baby theme--card, scrapbook page, anything--and then upload it to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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We are featuring unusual shaped card on today's Stylin' Stampin' INKspiration blog post. I had received a center step card in a recent card swap and wanted to try my hand at creating one of my own. I found an... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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After my husband and I got married, my mother-in-law wanted to try her hand at card-making. Each time she saw me stamping, she would ask me for a "happy anniversary" stamp. Stampin' UP! didn't make any at the time and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Happy Friday! I don't know about you, but I'm glad the weekend is finally here. We've got a great sketch this week on the TGIF Challenges Blog. The designers have created some stunning cards to inspire you. You'll want to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Monday Montage blog hop! Every other Monday, my friends and I share inspiring projects. Be sure to visit all the stops....you don't want to miss anything! I've spent the last two weeks recovering from that awful, nasty... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Monday Montage blog hop! Every other Monday, my friends and I share inspiring projects. Be sure to visit all the stops....you don't want to miss anything! I created a blog post & video tutorial for a covered... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Control Freaks monthly blog tour! This month's theme is Let's Celebrate! If you started at the beginning of the tour, you just visited the very talented, Lyssa Zwolanek. She is AMAZING!!! I often hear 2 things from... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Happy Valentine's Day! My husband and I usually plan a romantic date night or getaway to celebrate. However, this year we've pretty much thrown in the towel on romance. LOL We've got a crazy week at work, coupled with trying... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Happy Day before Valentine's Day! If you're scrambling to create a card for someone special, I've got a super quick and easy card using this weeks sketch from Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration. For this card, I used the Sealed with Love... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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This is my first Sketch Challenge with TGIF and I hope that you'll play along with us this week. I created a Clean & Simple birthday card using the Lift Me Up bundle, along with the coordinating Carried Away Designer... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration Blog Hop! Our theme this month is Love is in the Air. We've got inspiration from 16 bloggers ready to share their best ideas for Valentine's Day and other lovely occasions. As you hop... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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The designers at Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration are featuring Get Well and Sympathy cards on our blog today. Next to birthday cards and thank you cards, these are probably the types of cards I send out the most. I certainly feel... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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There is a great Color Challenge on the Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration blog today. Check out what the designers have created HERE. We'd love to see what you can create with this color combination so please share your creations this week... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Monday Montage blog hop! Every other Monday, my friends and I share inspiring projects. Be sure to visit all the stops....you don't want to miss anything! I'm always on the lookout for different types of treats, so... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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One of the fun things about blogging is finding out where your readers are arriving from. It never fails that this time of year, one of my more popular posts is the Quick & Easy Matchbook Valentines. I've done several... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Today on Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration, the designers are sharing masculine cards for all occasions. You can check them out here. I created this card for an Occasions Catalog card swap and it features the Happy Celebrations stamp set and Celebrations... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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The new year has brought me some exciting opportunities and I'm happy to announce one of those today. I have just joined the designers at TGIF Challenges! There is a serious amount of creative talent among this group and the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Hi! My name is Melissa Stout and I am a returning member of the Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration design team. I had to take a little hiatus during the Fall to complete a few other design projects, but I am now... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Today on Stylin' Stampin' INKSpiration, the designers are featuring the Bokeh technique. There are several variations of this technique and I went for a very simple version using stamps from the Happy Celebrations stamp set. Bokeh is meant to look... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
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Welcome to the Monday Montage blog hop! Every other Monday, my friends and I share inspiring projects. Be sure to visit all the stops....you don't want to miss anything! Today I'm sharing a few more display samples from the Stampin'... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2017 at The Stamp Doc
Thanks Heidi!
Toggle Commented Jan 22, 2017 on January Control Freaks Blog Hop at The Stamp Doc
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Thank you!
Toggle Commented Jan 22, 2017 on January Control Freaks Blog Hop at The Stamp Doc
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