Making it Monday using Flourishing Phrases and 2017 In Colors

Making it Monday is back on my calendar! Yay!

Flourishing Phrases has been my work horse stamp set.  I reach for it each time I need to quickly make a sympathy, thank you or congratulations card and let someone know that I’m thinking of them.  I really think this is an all time classic.

I had yet to create a set of cards with the same design but with all five of Stampin’ Up!’s In Colors, until now.  I knew I wanted to use all five colors but I also knew I wanted to add some metallics as well.  So I pulled out my metallics and had a blast.  I’ve paired copper, gold and silver with colors that I thought complimented each In Color.  I added Copper to Fresh Fig and Berry Burst.  Gold was an easy marry for Tranquil Tide and Lemon Lime Twist.  Powder Pink and Silver is probably my all time favorite color and metallic pairing.  I love, love, love the way these cards turned out.  I hope you do as well.

The card base is cut from a sheet of 8 1/2″ by 11″ Thick Whisper White card stock.  I cut the full sheet in half along the 11″ side at 5 1/2″ and then scored 8 1/2″ length at 4 1/4″.  I Cut the Silver Foil Card Stock at 3 3/4″ by 5 1/2″, the Powder Pink Card Stock at 3 1/2″ by 5 1/2″ and the top panel Whisper White Card Stock at 3 1/4″ by 5 1/2″.  Those are the measurements as I explained in the video.

Tell me what In Color you like the best and  if you had your pick which metallic would you pair it with.

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Thank you for dropping in and visiting a while.  I hope you have a great day!

Steph

Colorful Seasons Facebook Group Online Class Announcement

I’m very excited to announce that this month’s Facebook Virtual Class is on the Colorful Seasons Bundle.

Colorful Seasons Card

The above card is just one example.  Order the Bundle (#145348) by clicking here you are automatically added to the Colorful Seasons Online Class Group free.  If you would rather buy into the class and have unlimited access to the video classes, ideas, share ideas and communicate with everyone and gain inspiration from others then email me so I can send you the link to purchase.  You can email me at steph@stephaniedeesestamps.com.

The card pictured above was created using the following:

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Thank you for stopping by!

Steph

The Stampin’ Up! 2017-2018 Annual Catalog is Live!

I am so excited about the 2017-2018 Annual Catalog release!  There are so many amazing bundles, stamp sets and beautiful Designer Series Papers.

Annual 2017-2018 Catalog Cover

I really can’t decide which is my favorite.  I thought that nothing could top the Eastern Palace Bundle but I’m not so sure.  And the kits, whaaaaat!

Stampin' Up! Love Today Kit

Oh my planner loving goodness!  I am so stoked for this and can not wait.  I will pop back in with a video on this project.  Get yours today and share the love with me or let me guide you in your journey to planner heaven.

If you don’t have the Stampin’ Up! 2017-2018 Annual Catalog contact me today to request yours.  If you don’t have a demonstrator I would love to have you as my customer.

I’m working on projects from the new Annual Catalog so stay tuned.

Thanks for stopping by.

Steph

 

Simply Sunday, Simply Beautiful Cards featuring the Label Me Pretty Punch

Welcome back!  Today is Simply Sunday and today’s project is featuring old and new products that Stampin’ Up! offers.  I’ve got a video for this Sunday’s card project, I hope you enjoy it.

Label Me Pretty Sympathy Card

This card uses the new Thick Very Vanilla card stock as the base.  I cut an 8 1/2″ by 11″ sheet of Thick Very Vanilla card stock in half to get an 8 1/2″ by 5 1/2″.  Then I scored this at 4 1/4″, at the half way point of the 8 1/2″ side.  This created the base. (Please know that I always want to include the very basic instructions just in case someone who has never created a card from scratch stumbles on this post.)

The Sahara Sand card stock was a scratch piece I had and I cut it at 5 1/4″ by 4″.  The Falling In Love Designer Series Paper was one that Stampin’ Up! retired from the Occasions Catalog, it sold out quick.  I love it and I’m winding down my stash by creating cards that are fun and easy.  This was also a scrap piece that I cut down to 5 1/8″ by 3 7/8″ being careful to ensure that the design is directionaly (I think I just made up a word! LOL) correct.  Some Designer Series Papers are design with a top and bottom, or a direction so be careful and ensure you are cutting it correctly for what you want.

Okay, so you can see the remaining instructions in the video but know that I’m always available if you have questions so just ask.

Thanks for stopping by!

Love you guys! Enjoy your Sunday!

Steph

Beautiful Cards With One Bundle, Eastern Palace Bundle

The Eastern Palace Starter Bundle and the Premier Bundle is an awesome creative kit to get you going and making beautiful cards and scrapbook pages.  The 12×12 paper alone is to die for.  The Starter Bundle comes with free note cards and envelopes.  Wow!

The Premier Bundle comes with a free pack of new Thick Very Vanilla card stock and Very Vanilla Envelopes.  When you get these bundles you are set and ready to get to creativity.  What more do you want?

I LOVE this stamp set.  Yeah, I’ve said it before but really how could you not?

Order yours today before this promotion bundle offer ends, May 31, 2017.  Enter the hostess code MGFCGQSS and receive free gifts from me as well as an invite to the Eastern Palace Facebook Group Virtual Class to view video tutorials, tips and inspiration.

Let me know if you have any questions or need help placing your order.

Thank you!

Steph

Creativity Starts Here Promotion from Paper Pumpkin

Paper Pumpkin Creativity Promotion

Want to craft but feel like you don’t have the right supplies? Sign up for Paper Pumpkin! First-time customers get an introductory 25% off for June, July, and August. Contact me for details.

I love these kits! To see how much I love the May Paper Pumpkin Kit check out my video on my Facebook page here.

It’s easy to sign up here are the detials:

  • Enter the promo code, STARTHERE, at PaperPumpkin.com to subscribe.
  • For first-time subscribers only.
  • Subscribers must join by Saturday, June 10, 2017; 11:50 PM (MT).
  • Available for month-to-month subscriptions, not prepaid subscriptions.
  • Discount applied to one kit per month for the first three months of a new subscription. After that, the price for each month’s kit will return to the regular price of $19.95 US/$26.95 CA.

Let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you for stopping by!

Steph

Cool & Tasty Treats Facebook Group Class

Cool & Tasty Treats Online Facebook Group Class

Cool & Tasty Treats Class Card

Registration and orders will be open from now until May 31st.  There are only fifteen (15) slots open so hurry and place your order.  Order the Cool Treats Bundle (#145181) via the shop now button at the right of this page and be sure to enter the hostess code # 9697CSJF.  The Shop Now image below the words will take you to the Stampin’ Up! website where you can enter the item number given above.  When you place your order be sure my name is in the top right part of the webpage.  Be sure to enter the hostess code and please allow me to contact you or you won’t receive your class items.

You will receive 1 roll of one of the Tasty Treat Designer Washi Tape and 12, 6×6 cuts of the Tasty Treat Specialty Designer Series Paper as well as the card stock to complete the projects that are show cased in the online class.    Make cards with 4 designs, eight cards total, and a 2 page scrapbook page.  Also view videos on 3-D and many other projects through out the year.

The class will be a Facebook Group where you will be given membership and will consist of videos for instructions on how to make 4 card designs and 2 scrapbook layouts.  You will also be able to communicate, ask questions of myself as well as the other participants and share your cards and projects.

*Note that you must provide your own Big Shot, tapes, glues and inks.

Let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you, I look forward to seeing you in class.

Steph