Easy Birthday Cards with Pretty Papers

Easy Birthday Cards with Pretty Papers

It doesn’t have to take a lot of time, or even a lot of supplies, to make a card. Today I’m going to show you some easy birthday cards that you could quickly make with your pretty papers… Just Jade card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at...read more
Stretch Your Dies

Stretch Your Dies

Sometimes it pays to think outside the box. Often if you look beyond the given shape of a punch or die you can see MULTIPLE different ways to use it. Blushing Bride card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″ Stamped background: 4″ x...read more
Mix & Match Your Patterned Papers

Mix & Match Your Patterned Papers

Patterned papers come in many colors and patterns, and while it can often be hard to decide which to use with which, I think the key is to just hold them up to each other and see how they look together! Stampin’ Up!’s designer series papers make it a...read more
Quick Tips to Stamp Your Own Background Papers

Quick Tips to Stamp Your Own Background Papers

Stamping your own background papers is a great way to stretch your stamps! Blackberry Bliss card base: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” Seashell Stamped Shimmery White: 2-3/4″ x 5-1/2″ Whisper White: 1-7/8” x 3-1/8” Blackberry Bliss: 2-1/4” x 3-1/2” The background for...read more
Seaside Notions Thinking of You Cards

Seaside Notions Thinking of You Cards

Two of my favorite things to make cards with are a fun beachy stamp set and patterned papers in fun colors. Stampin’ Up!’s Designer Series Paper Packs have such fun designs and I love that the colors of the paper coordinate with their colors of ink and...read more