Hope & Prayer

Today’s cards are done in shades of green and have inspiring sentiments done in different fonts.

This set is great for those difficult cards we need to create and send. Check out these lovely cards using the set. This first one is a fun fold card, Triple Panel Display using the Design a Daydream Designer Series Paper (host 159161) and the Handmade Tag Punch (159690).

This next card also uses the same Designer Series Paper in addition to the Scalloped Contour Dies (155560).

And this final card done in Soft Succulent and Evening Evergreen

highlights the lovely Pretty Prints Designer Series Paper (159245).

So what do you think? Like the set? Why not check out this set along with others in my Online Store today?

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More Amazing Phrasing

You got to love a sentiment stamp set. They are great for pairing with your favorite image sets and allow you to find just the right sentiment for your project. If you enjoy having lots of sentiments at your finger tips, you’ll want to be sure to check out this fun Sale-a-bration option, Amazing Phrasing (Sale-a-bration 159930) that you can earn for FREE with a qualifying purchase this month.

And this sentiment uses a whimsical fun font too. So why not check out these quick and easy cards using this stamp set? This first card uses the Nature’s Prints stamp set (158793).

Using bright and cheerful colors, (Tahitian Tide, Daffodil Delight, and Old Olive) it will make you smile. Recognize the lovely label shape used to highlight the sentiment? Its from the set of Scalloped Contour Dies (155560). And how about this next card with a winter feel to it?

Done in Soft Sea Foam, Pear Pizzazz, and a touch of Parakeet Party it has the feel of winter which is highlighted in the background in texture from the Wintery 3D Embossing Folder (155433). Don’t you love how our products work together? And finally this last card sparkles!

This card uses color blocking done in shades of green – this time Garden Green and Parakeet Party were used. The Tea Boutique Designer Series Paper (158659) sets the color pallet which makes crafting easy. And another great label was used, this time from the Painted Labels Dies (151605) to highlight the sentiment along with a bit of sponging and 2022 In Color Baker’s Twine (159195).

See what I mean about sentiment sets? So great to pair up with images or use all by themselves!

Did you know that Sale-a-bration ends on August 31st? You’ll want to get your favorites while supplies last and be sure to look at the new selection of products to choose from too!

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More fun with Sale-a-bration Hippest Hippos

These fun Sale-a-bration products will bring a smile to your face. The Hippest Hippo (Sale-a-bration 159921) is filled with fun sentiments and great images to color.

And the Hippo Dies (Sale-a-bration 159928) give you great add on options too!

And great news you can earn them with a qualifying order one at time or together – the choice is yours. Here are some cards that were created using these two products that I received in my swap.

This first card uses our Scalloped Contour (155560) and Stitched Rectangles Dies (151820) to highlight the ballerina and her little umbrella. Texture was added to the card with the Stripes & Splatters 3D Embossing Folder (157980), can you see it? And do you recognized the paper that was used for the umbrella? Its from our pack of Free Rings of Love Designers Series Paper (Sale-a-bration 159939). And this next card uses our fun Gingham Cottage Designer Series Paper (159651) as a back drop along with the fun Split Card Texture Dies (159162) found in the Annual Catalog on page 174.

Our 2022-2024 In Color Matt Decorative Dots (159186) and Fun Flower Resin Shapes (159123) add a bit more whimsy to the card. And next up is a sweet simple card done in Real Red and Pool Party – a great color combination.

Our Blending Brushes (153611) and Pool Party Classic Ink (147107) were used behind the hippo to highlight her. And last but not least this fun water themed card was made using products from the Mini Catalog.

I just love the way our products coordinate, don’t you? Not only does this card used the Hippo Dies for the wave it also uses our Celebrate Everything Designer Series Paper (host 159913) and Adhesive Backed Sequins and Gems (159972). If you haven’t seen these Sequins and Gems in person I can tell you they are dazzling!

Well that is it for today, but be sure to stop back by tomorrow when I’ll be sharing a fun card tutorial using these 2 Sale-a-bration products with you.

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It’s a Wonderful World of flowers!

Flowers, evoke so many memories for me from childhood. My great-aunt Adeline had a yard full of them, really I think it was more like acres! Every time we visited in the summer we walked the yard, she would show us each flower bed and what was planted in them. Such a labor of love and so the Wonderful World Sale-a-bration bundle (159918) makes me think of her and others in my family who took such pride in their flower gardens.

In true Stampin’ Up! style, The Wonderful World Bundle also includes a fantastic pack of Designer Series Paper filled with images to compliment the stamp set. Why not take a minute to check out these lovely cards using the Bundle that I recived in a recent swap I hosted?

Lovely and soft this first card and since the Wonderful World stamp set is a image stamp set it’s perfect to team up with the sentiment you need from your favorite sentiment set like the Celebrating You stamp set (158028)!

This next uses the Rectangular Postage Stamp Punch (152709) to highlight each of the flowers making it a quick and easy card to make. The sentiment is from our Limited Edition stamp set (158754).

And for a bit of interest this next card uses our Scalloped Contour Dies (155560) and our Blending Brushes to add a bit of interest along with a bit of sparkle from the Adhesive-Backed Seasonal Sequins (159964).

And if you love roses how about these last 2 cards? The first one uses our Stylish Shapes Dies (159183) with it’s delicate stitched edging to create a focal point

along with the Brushed Brass Butterflies (158136) and Festive Pearls (159963). Don’t you love how our products coordinate? And last but not least is this lovely Blackberry Bliss rose.

Texture has been added with the Timeworn Type 3D Embossing Folder (156505) and the sentiment banner has been punched with the Lovely Labels Pick a Punch (152883). So what do you think? Do you have a favorite card that I shared with you today? Why not leave me a comment and let me know which one is your favorite?

Enjoy!

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Evergreen Elegance

There is nothing like the fresh cut smell of pine to bring back memories of holidays past. Tromping through the snow to find the perfect tree to cut in the field of Blue Spruce my father planted with cold toes and nose. Yes, I grew up in Wisconsin, so the cold was to be expected. As I grew up tree lots replaced that trip to the field on our property where I helped my father plant those saplings, but the memories of those days remain, so when I saw the trees in the Evergreen Elegance stamp set (153313) it brought me right back to my youth.

This set has some lovely sentiments and images for creating your holiday cards and the In Color Evergreen Elegance is perfect for this set. Check out these lovely cards. These first two team the set up with the Tidings of Christmas Designer Series Paper (155718).

Texture has been added to this first card with the Evening Evergreen Chevron Weave Ribbon (155722) and fun Evergreen Forest 3D Embossing Folder (153576). And this next card adds the Evergreen Border Punch (153603) as a back drop and interest.

And finally this last card uses some dies and a sentiment from another set to create this lovely card showing just how versatile these images can be.

The 2021-2023 In Color Designer Series Paper (155641) and Basic Border Dies (155558) for the back drop and the tree has been cut out with the lovely Scalloped Contour Dies (155560) that has this wonderful edge to it and he Evening Evergreen Open Weave Ribbon (155573) adds just the right touch.

So what do you think? Do these trees remind you of your childhood too? Why not leave me a comment and let me know what you think?

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Dies & More

Dies, Dies & More Dies. Oh my – And they are on Sale through the 18th! Whoo hoo! During Our Seasonal Sale you can get any of the Annual Catalog Dies on Sale for 20% off and there are some great die sets to choose from.

So today I thought I’d share some of my favorite versatile Die sets from the Annual Catalog. While these dies are great with the coordinating stamp set they are also great all by them selves with the set of your choice. I’ll start with a few of our free standing die sets, the first of which is the Tailored Made Tags (155563).

This die set is a great basic to use with all kind of projects – check out this fun card using the Expressions in Ink Designer Series Paper (155464) and the Artistically Inked stamp set (154542)

Another of my favorites is the Tasteful Labels Dies (152886). This set of dies has some great basic shapes that can be used in tons of ways! Check out this next card using this set of dies.

This card uses the Nature’s Beauty stamp set (150528) stamped on the label and the Beauty of the Earth Designer Series Paper (155841) to highlight this wonderful sketched deer image.

And speaking of dies I reach for over and over again, how about the Stitched So Sweetly Dies (151690) that were used on this next card.

While this next card uses the beautiful pansy print from the Pansy Petals Designer Series Paper (155807).

The big bold sentiment is perfect for this card and comes from the Sunny Sentiments stamp set (155034) found on page 38 of the Annual Catalog. And another wonderful die set that has great basic shapes is the Scalloped Contour Dies (155560) this was one of my first choices from the Annual Catalog this year since the layering scallop rectangles are sooo versatile and work so well with lots of other sets.

While the Color & Contour stamp set that coordinates with these dies is great it works wonderfully with all kinds of stamp sets. Check out these next 2 cards.

This first card uses the Sweet as a Peace stamp set (155050) and for a totally different look that uses the same die shape, check out this card using the Path to Greatness stamp set (155454) and the Stacked Stone Background stamp (152556).

And if you love labels with a flair – you’ll want to be sure to check out the Ornate Layers (152726) die set and Ornate Frames Dies (150664) that were used to create these next 2 cards.

Team them up with a great stamp set like the Forever Fern (152559) and Very Versailles (149275) and you’ll have a great look.

And of course we also have some wonderful that are great on their own since they are silhouettes. Like this wonderful nature scene? The Inspiring Canopy Dies (155963) create a wonderful silhouette look for any project.

Or the Many Layered Blossoms Dies (153582) that were used for this next card.

Whew, as you can see we have so many great dies to choose from you’ll want to be sure to check them out while the sale is going on, but you’ll want to hurry since the Seasonal Sale ends on Thursday, November 18th at 11:50 pm (MT). You can stop by my Online Store to check them all out today! Simply Click HERE.

OnStage@Home

This past weekend I had the opportunity to join in with other Demonstrators from around the world and share in this special event. As always, my cup is over flowing after these events. Stampin’ Up! always makes these events special whether they are in person or virtual like these have been over these last months. Our event Thursday started with entertainment and celebrating achievements.

I feel grateful and blessed to be recognized for Sales and Team Building during the 2020-2021 year! THANK YOU to my wonderful Team, and my very supportive Customers for helping me reach these goals this past year! THANK YOU for allowing me to continue to stamp with you!

These are the things I was recognized for:

Sales – Level 1: I had sales of over $10,000 last year.

Team Building – Level 1: I had one new team member reach $900 in sales.

In addition over the 3 days we got to see tons of creative presentations using new products and break out sessions. Stampin’ Up! sent us a wonderful box of goodies for this event and allowed us to order some lovely new products from the 2022 January – June Mini Catalog for our stamping event too!

And as a Center Stage gift I received some organizational items for my desk too covered in one of the new Designer Series Paper patterns.

During the event we stamped together using the Heart & Home Suite of products – you’re going to love it! I can’t wait to share the projects and more with you!

Enjoy! and watch for a sneak peek coming soon of the new 2022 January – June Mini Catalog coming soon.

Did you know if you want to be first to see and order new products AND get to experience events like this now is a great time to join my team? Not only will you be able to add Seasonal Sale items to your kit (November 16th – 18th only) you can also get a wonderful assortment valued up to $125 in your kit for just $75 and free shipping!

So if you’ve ever thought about getting a discount on your favorite Stampin’ Up! products, joining a group of crafters who love sharing, and getting discounts and all the wonderful perks of Stampin’ Up! opportunities NOW might just be the right time to join!

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Highlight on Sale-a-bration’s Delicate Dahlias

This lovely stamp set (156601) filled with all occasions sentiments is one of our Sale-a-bration choices and it’s been very popular. Its wonderful 2 step images create lovely flowers with lots of depth.

Check out these lovely cards made with this set. This first card has tons of texture with the Scalloped Contours and Stitched Greenery Die used for the background. Done in Bumblebee and Saddle Brown Stazon (151508) the little Bumbleebee Trinket (155568) adds a little something special.

And this next card also uses the Scalloped Contours Dies (155560) along with the Pattern Party Designer Series Paper (155426).

Done in Polished Pink it creates a bright cheerful thank you card. Speaking of bright and cheerful, take a look at this next card that uses a bit of fussy cutting to make an impact.

Melon Mambo, Blushing Bride and Old Olive has been used along with the Pretty Pillows Box Dies (156321). And if you like techniques check out this next card that uses Daffodil Delight and Flirty Flamingo Classic Inks.

The image has been first inked up in Daffodil Delight and then “Rock & Rolled” in our Flirty Flamingo. Texture has been added once again with the Scalloped Contours Dies and Ornate Floral Embossing Folder (152725). As you can see the Scalloped Contours Dies (155560) are a great addition to your crafting collection! And if you love soft and subtle check out this lovely card made using the Harvest Meadow Designer Series Paper (156494) from our Mini Catalog.

This card has a soft vintage feel to it and uses our In Colors Bumblebee, Soft Succulent, and Misty Moonlight. One of the things I love about our In Colors are the fun little Square Gems (155572) that come in all the colors that were used for this card. They are faceted and are Adhesive Backed making the not only fun but quick and easy to use too. And last but not least is this lovely card done in Fresh Freesia.

I really like monochromatic cards like this since they are great for not only the beginner but show off our beautiful colors too! This card has a ton of texture, not only do you have the Greenery Embossing Folder (152716) as a back drop but you also have faux layering. The Dahlia and label shape are just one layer! The labels has been sponged and paper pierced and the Dahlia is simply stamped to the left of the faux label creating wonderful depth. And of course those fun little In Color Jewels (155571) add just the right shine and elegance for this card.

Did you know Sale-a-bration ends in just 13 days? September 30th is the last day you can get our Sale-a-bration productions, so you’ll want to make sure to get your favorites before they are gone!

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Strong of Heart

Today’s card is one that has been stamped with a set that you might have missed in our Mini Catalog, I know I did the first few times I flipped through our Mini. You can find the Strong of Heart stamp set on page 5.

I think you’ll enjoy the Strong of Heart stamp set (156376) with it’s sentiments, they’re perfect for some of those difficult cards we have to make.

Stamped in Misty Moonlight and Mint Macaron this card has lots of texture. The Timeworn Type Embossing Folder (156505) is used on the background of the Basic White layer that has been cut with our Scalloped Contours Dies (155560). This die makes cutting angles like these quick and easy. The bottom of the panel has been stamped with the swash image from the sent and the sentiment has been too after being stamped off.

A clean and simple card to stamp but simply lovely.

Why not stop by my online store and check out this stamp. And of course if you don’t already have a demonstrator and you’d like your own July – December Mini Catalog to look through email me at StampwithJini@gmail.com with your name, address, and phone number and I’ll be happy to mail you one.

Supplies:

Stamp Set: Strong of Heart stamp set (156376)

Inks: Misty Moonlight (153118/153124) and Mint Macaron Classic Inks (147106/138331)

Paper: Misty Moonlight (153081), Mint Macaron (138337) and Basic White Card stock (159276)

Accessories: Timeworn Type Embossing Folder (156505), Scalloped Contours Dies (155560), and Flowers for Every Season Combo Pack (153620)

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