The Last Broadway Star Hooray – Part 1

On Monday evening, I met up with a couple of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators to make Paper Pumpkin projects. I was excited to get started on the June 2018 Broadway Star kit. It’s full of  bright colors: Lovely Lipstick and Lemon Lime Twist, combined with black and white, as well as gold foil and sequins. Such a fun combo! Watch this short video to see the contents of the kit.  Between talking (a lot) and stamping (not as much), only the two sample cards from the kit got done! Lemon Lime Twist Cards However, I was up bright and early…

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March 2016 Paper Pumpkin

Easily Adapt Paper Pumpkin I love my Stampin’ Up! Paper Pumpkin kits, but I rarely make all the projects exactly alike. It is so easy to make the pieces provided in the kit uniquely yours by adding a few small touches. The March kit had 4 small gift cards and 4 large gift cards. I made three of the small gift cards and one of the large gift cards following the instructions included in the kit.   Check out this quick Stampin’ Up! video to see how to create these gift card projects. Since I didn’t need all of these…

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Special Celebration Paper Pumpkin

March is a big month for Paper Pumpkin–it’s our third birthday and we just shipped our ONE MILLIONTH kit! To celebrate, we are sending an exclusive stamp set called All about Everything in ALL of the April Paper Pumpkin kits. We’re keeping the artwork a surprise, but we are sure you’ll love EVERYTHING about it! Sign up by April 10 to get in on the fun. Sign up now   Oh, did I mention that there’s also a special on the 3 month Paper Pumpkin subscription going on now? Here’s the deal: See the Paper Pumpkin ordering page for details.  

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Get Your Party Pants On!

Party Pants Stamp Set by Stampin’ Up! It’s FREE With a Qualifying Product Purchase ! Looking for a reason to party? It’s party time at Stampin’ Up!, so you can choose a free item from the Sale-a_Bration flyer or Sale-a-Bration catalog with EVERY $50 order (before tax and shipping). NOTE: Some items have limited availability. Get together with your friends and create a party order. When all your goodies arrive, you can share them and party again, while making your cards and crafty projects! This Party Pants Stamp Set is one of the sets you can choose as a free item….

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Retirement is Coming!

No, not MY retirement – lol! I can dream, right? Stampin’ Up! is having a retirement sale (Some items at discounts up to 50 percent off retail) to make room for the new catalog items coming in June! Here’s a link to a quick video featuring some of the retiring items:   You can see the full list by clicking the link below and then clicking the Shop Now link: Stampin’ Up Retirement Promotion Stamp sets will be available until May 26; other items are only WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. The list is updated daily since some items sell out quickly (some are…

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Awesome Big Shot

What can you do with a Big Shot and why would you want one? You can fussy cut stamped images for your cards by hand, but the Big Shot makes die cutting and embossing very easy! Watch this video to see some examples of what it can do: Then grab your Big Shot, framelits, dies and embossing folders. Having the right tools can jump start your creative journey! If you would like to join the fun, check out all your options here.. Happy stamping!

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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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Happenings Simply Created Kits

You can create quick and easy cards using the Stampin’ Up! Happenings Simply Created Kit. It comes with the die cuts, card bases, and envelopes. You just need to add a stamp set, ink and adhesive to get started. Includes pieces for making 15 cards: 15 card bases; 15 envelopes; 15 sheets of single-sided, printed designer paper backgrounds, 5 ea. of 3 designs; 15 die-cut accents, 5 ea. of 3 designs; 15 Silver Glitter banners; 15 White banners; 15 pieces of Baker’s Twine, 10″ ea.; 15 buttons. Finished card size: 3-1/2″ x 5″. Baked Brown Sugar, Bermuda Bay, Pear Pizzazz, Smoky Slate, Strawberry…

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