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2024-2026 In Colors from Stampin’ Up!

There's nothing like new colors to freshen up your creativity and bring new life to your current stamps! These are the 2024-2026 In Colors from Stampin' Up! and I am in love with them. Five cheerful colors that can be used on their own or mixed and matched to create...

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Stampin’ Up! Specials & News

These NEW colors are now available to order, but wouldn’t you like to get them FREE?!! The Stampin’ Up! Starter Kit is always a great deal, but it’s even BETTER this month! From now until May 31st, you’ll get to select $125 in products of your choice, PLUS get the...

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3 Circle Card Layout with Circle Sayings Stamp Set

Melon Mambo card base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4" Plaid Paper: 3" x 5" Basic White: 3-3/4" x 5" Night of Navy: 3-7/8" x 5-1/8" Basic White circles: 1-3/4" cut with Stylish Shapes die I've made several cards with this basic layout and no circles, but the...

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Easy Cards Made With The Circle Sayings Stamp Set

Coming up with a card idea is the hardest part for me so once I've got a design I like I try to stretch it as far as possible! These cards started with a 3"x3" piece of patterned paper.   That's a size I use often because you can get 4 pieces out of a 6x6 sheet...

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Fun Card Layout with Countryside Corners Dies

When I saw a card with this layout on page 62 of the 2023-2024 Stampin' Up! annual catalog I knew it had endless possibilities! The Countryside Corners dies quickly cut the corners off of your patterned papers to make pieces that are fun to mix and match on a card...

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Quick Cards with Delightful Floral Paper

Fresh Freesia card base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4" Floral paper: 3" x 4" Berry Burst: 3-1/4" x 4-1/4" and banner cut with Stylish Shapes die Basic White circle: 1-3/4" cut with Stylish Shapes die   One of my favorite ways to make cards with 12x12 patterned...

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Watercolor Pencil Tips

Looking for a quick and easy way to color in your stamped images? Try watercolor pencils! Flirty Flamingo card base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4" Polka Dot paper: 2" x 5" Basic White circle: 2" Circle Punch Coastal Cabana circle: 2-3/8" Circle Punch  ...

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Thinking of You Cards with the Circle Sayings Stamp Set

Thinking of you cards are some of my favorites to send because they are never "late" and everyone likes to know you were just randomly thinking about them! Night of Navy card base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4" Patterned paper: 1-1/2" x 4" Basic White Circle:...

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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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