Reindeer Tag

Christmas Tags for All Your Gifts Here’s a quick little tag that will add a cute touch to all of your Christmas gifts! How To Make It: Cut Whisper White card stock to 2″ x 3-1/2″. Punch one end of the Whisper White piece with the Scallop Tag Topper punch. Stamp the ‘To: From:’ stamp from the Cookie Cutter Christmas stamp set, near the bottom of the tag is Real Red ink. Cut a 2″ x 2″ piece of Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper (DSP) and adhere it to the card, centering it between the sentiment and top of…

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Merry Little Treat Bag

Christmas Tag for a Treat Bag or Card Today I have a little treat bag for you that we made last week at our Holiday Crafting Open House. We’re lovin’ the new Stampin’ Up! Copper Embossing Powder and Holiday Catalog! Cut a 2” x 3.5” piece of Whisper White regular or thick card stock with the Paper Trimmer. Punch one end of the tag with the Scallop Tag Topper punch. Stamp the ‘Merry’ sentiment from the Jar of Cheer stamp set in the middle at the bottom of the tag in Cherry Cobbler ink. Stamp the Solid Xmas tree shape…

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Holly Jolly Gift Card and Envelope

Have a Holly Jolly Gift Card & Envelope Last week at our crafting open house we made this cute little 3×3″ gift card and used the Envelope Punch Board to make a matching Crumb Cake envelope. Cut a piece of Crumb Cake card stock to 3” x 6”. Score at 3”. Stamp the sentiment “Have a Holly Jolly Christmas” from the Stitched With Cheer stamp set in Cucumber Crush ink, near the bottom of the card front. Stamp the hat pieces in Real Red using the Jolly Friends or Cozy Critters stamps set.  Punch out the hat pieces with the…

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Merry Little Wish Bag

No time to make a card today, but I found a little time this week to finish up a couple of Paper Pumpkin bags that were left over in my craft room from the In the Bag Kit: The first one just uses the circles and letters from the kit, and may get more embellishments at a later date. It’s looking a wee bit plain for a party bag 🙂   For the second one, I turned the blue circles over and used the plain white side, then added circles of wild wasabi behind the letters. I cut a star…

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Turkeys at Turner Hall

How many turkeys will be on your Thanksgiving table this year? These little Toms will be at the Turner Hall craft fair in Watertown, WI tomorrow! Use the Stampin’ Up! scallop circle punches, oval punch, the feet, eyes and heart from the owl builder punch, and the nose from the tip of the tree punch to make these guys. After the show, some may show up on my Thanksgiving table along with the Big Tom Turkey. Come visit us on the first floor at Turner Hall on Sunday!

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Make Your Packaging Pop

Stampin’ Up has some great new ribbon in the 2014-15 Annual Catalog (Idea Book). Here is a video with a few ideas on how to make your packaging pop by creating a great bow or ribbon accent piece. To order any of the ribbon shown in the video, click the catalog image in the sidebar on the right and flip to pgs 206-207 to see all of your options. You can order online as soon as you find the goodies you’re looking for by clicking Here or by clicking the Shop Now button in the sidebar on the right.  Happy…

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