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NEW Designer Series Papers from Stampin’ Up!

Card making can be so easy when you are using pretty patterned paper! The colors are already chosen for you and the patterns add instant interest. The 2022-2023 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog is here and it is FULL of NEW pretty papers that are sure to spark your...

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How to Make a Graduation Money Card

What do graduates want the most? Cash money. So here's how to make an easy slimline graduation money card. This card is super simple and basic because let’s be honest, most graduates will only care about what’s on the inside. Of course, you can jazz it up and add more...

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How to Make a Side Gate Fold Card

Everyone likes a card with a fun fold and they don’t have to be hard to make! Starry Sky card base: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” scored at 1-1/2” and 5-3/4” Polka Dot paper: 1-1/4” x 5-1/4” and 2-1/2” x 5-1/4” Basic White: 2-3/4” x 3-1/2” Starry Sky: 3” x 3-3/4   Aren't these...

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Stampin’ Up! Specials & News

The Stampin' Up! Starter Kit is ALWAYS a great deal because you get to pick $125 worth of stamping supplies of your choice... for only $99 with FREE SHIPPING! The deal just got BETTER because when you order a starter kit in May you'll also Receive the following In...

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Quick & Easy Cards You Can Make Today!

Here are some quick & easy cards that you can make with your pretty patterned papers today... for ANY occasion! Floral Paper: 3"x3" Floral Paper Mat: 3-1/4" x 3-1/4" Embossed Background: 4" x 5-1/4" Card Base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4" Greeting Banner: 1/2"...

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Tips for Using Large Background Stamps

Larger background stamps are great for filling up large areas at one time but can sometimes be tricky to use. Here are 3 ways that you can use the Daisy Garden stamp to make a card, as well as tips for getting the BEST stamped image from your large backgrounds stamps....

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How To Angle Your Card Stock On Purpose

Have trouble lining up your card stock pieces? Then don't! When I first started stamping I could not stamp my words straight and there were no stamp positioning tools to help me so I stamped ALL of the words on an angle so it looked like they were meant to be that...

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Spring Stamping List

As we were all tucked away in our homes for weeks and weeks back in 2020, I started brainstorming how I could help you add a little more FUN into your days. The answer was... the Spring Stamping List! This year looks a lot different (thank goodness!), but this list is...

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