See ya next week!

I’m getting ready to head to the Founder’s Circle retreat in St. George, UT this Wednesday morning.  It’s a special reward from Stampin’ Up! for the 100 top demonstrators who excelled in sales, recruiting and leadership this past year and for the 15 Rising Star winners!  I’m so fortunate to be included in this special trip and am ready to be pampered and rub elbows with the best of the best!  Meanwhile, have a fabulous…

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The Perfect Little Pocket!

I wanted to share this cute little pocket envelope we made at one of my classes.  I think this would be so cute decorated for the holidays and filled with peppermint sticks! Stamp Sets:  Tiny Tags (C118592, W118091) Paper:  Early Espresso CS (119686), Pretty in Pink CS (100459), Pocketful of Posies DSP (122354)  Ink:  Early Espresso (119670)  Tools:  Lace Ribbon Border Punch (122362), Petite Pocket Die (123131), Itty Bitty Shapes Punch Pack (118309) Extras:  Mini Vintage Tags (118763), Basic…

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Homegrown

This is one of the cards I swapped at convention this year.  I love this set but was stumped on how to use it.  I think this works and everyone else seemed to like it!  Do you? Stamp Sets:  Homegrown (C120486, W116986), A Word for You (C120528, W117032) Paper:  Whisper White CS (100730), Basic Black CS (121045), Old Olive CS (100702), Rich Razzleberry CS (115316) Ink:  Whisper White (101731), Old Olive (102277), Rich Razzleberry (115658), Real Red (103133)  Tools:  Paper Snips (103579), Tasteful Trim Die (120893) Extras: …

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Array of Sunshine

This is a happy card I made for a WOW swap at the Stampin’ Up! convention this year.  What do you think? Stamp Sets:  Array of Sunshine (Hostess) (C122487, W122485), Word Play (C120651, W120308) Paper:  Whisper White CS (100730), Perfect Plum CS (124286), Blushing Bride CS (119796)  Ink:  Perfect Plum (101437), Blushing Bride (119786), Wild Wasabi (109014), So Saffron (105213)  Tools:  Paper Snips (103579), Oval Scallop Frame Bigz Die (114521), Polka Dots Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (117335)…

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Congrats!!

Big news!  Congratulations to Christy Decker and Laura Porter for placing orders over $1,000 yesterday, promoting them to Senior Associates and me to a Senior Supervisor!!!!  I earned 5,500 points towards the Stampin’ Up! Getaway Trip and Grand Vacation trips and 500 extra Great Rewards points for the promotions.  Life is GOOD!  Yipee, I’m so excited for them! I LOVE what I do and sharing it with YOU.  If you want to join my stampin’ team click…

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Stitched Stocking

Good morning and happy hump day! This is a card I made for a “WOW” swap I’m participating in due September 16th. My husband looked at it and went, “Christmas already??” Yes! I think it turned out super cute and I love the new stamps with coordinating punches! Stamp Sets: Stitched Stockings (C123784, W123782), Hand-Penned Holidays (C124312, W124310), Music Notes (120327) Paper:  Crumb Cake CS (120953), Riding Hood Red (111348), Pear Pizzazz (119795), Early Espresso (119686), Very Vanilla (101650)      Ink:  Early Espresso (119670), VersaMark…

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Raining Flowers

This is a sweet little birthday card I made for my monthly card swap.  The card swap theme was “pennants”.  I hope you like it! Stamp Sets:  Pennant Parade (C122742, W122740), Raining Flowers (C122767, W122765)  Paper:  Whisper White CS (100730), Night of Navy CS (124282), Rich Razzleberry (124292), Pretty In Pink (124288)      Ink:  Night of Navy (102977),  Rich Razzleberry (115658), Old Olive (102277), Pretty In Pink (101301)  Tools:  Petite Pennants Builder Punch (122361), Paper Snips (103579), Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions…

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BUY 3, GET 1 FREE – only 2 days left!

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Promotion Dates: August 1-31, 2011 Details: During August, get a FREE package of Designer Series Paper when you buy three!  Stock up on all your favorites, including brand-new designs from the 2011-2012 Idea Book & Catalog. Qualifying items listed in chart below. Please Remember: There is no limit to the number of free packages of Designer Series Paper you can earn. Specialty Designer Series Paper and Hostess Designer Series Paper are not part of this promotion…

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Button Buddies!

Here are a few cards we made at our “Cute As a Button” Card Class a few weeks ago.  We made 8 cute cards and two (2) fun tags using the brand new Stampin’ Up! “Button Buddies” stamp set (page 71 of the catalog)!  All eight (8) stamps in the set were created to add a button to them.  So stinkin’ cute! Stamp Sets:  Button Buddies (C122737, W122735), Happiest Birthday Wishes (C122617, W122615) Paper:  Wisteria Wonder CS (122922), Whisper White CS…

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Join my “Stamp Club”!

Wanna get Stampin’ Up! loot without breaking the bank?  It’s time to start the next stamp club, this time with even bigger incentives! What is Stamp Club? This club will run for 8 months (September through April) and each member pledges to buy $50 (before shipping/handling and tax) worth of Stampin’ Up! products each month to build up their craft supplies.  The benefit is that each member gets to take a turn at being the…

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