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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday Tip and Techniques- Gatefold Card


It's Tuesday and it's time for Tips and Techniques!  Let's learn some new fun folds for our cards!
I'm starting today with a Gatefold Card!


If you want to create with me here are the supplies you will need:

Stamp Set:  Carousel Birthday (OC2017)
Cardstock: Calypso Coral, Early Expresso and Whisper White
DSP: Cupcakes and Carousels Paper Stack (OC2017)
Inks: Early Expresso and Calypso Coral
Framelits: Stitched Shapes Framelits and Layering Ovals Framelits

Misc: Big Shot, Stampin Trimmer, Snail Adhesive, Tear N Tape

Gatefold Measurements- 
Card Base -5 1/2 x 8 1/2"  Score @ 2 1/8" from each end
Inside layer- 4 x 5 1/4"
DSP layer on front- 2 pieces - 5 1/4 x 1 7/8"

Belly Band- 1 1/2" x 9 3/8"
DSP on Band - 1 1/4 x 9 3/8"
Score @ 2 3/8" from each end.

Here is the video showing you step by step- enjoy!




Blessings, Missy




Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday Tip and Technique - Beautiful You


Starting something new this week - I'll be posting a video each week with a tip and technique each Tuesday.  Starting this week with paper piercing.  What is paper piercing?  There are 2 ways as crafters/card makers that we paper pierce - this week I'm showing you how to stamp on DSP (designer series paper)- fussy cut it out and piece it on to your stamped image.  Watch the video- 



Hope you enjoyed the video- leave a comment and let me know!

Don't forget that the DSP is on the retirement list and only while supplies last!

Blessings, Missy



Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Sun is Setting


The Retirement list is here and all items and discounts are while supplies last! 

Go to my website to view the entire list....

Which stamp set will you miss the most?  

Here are a few that I will truly miss!




All items on this list are while supplies last so don't delay!

Order online and use Host Code 
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Everyone who uses this code will split the Host benefits!


Blessings, Missy

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

New Free Product - Going, Going, almost Gone!

WOW - even more reasons to shop one last time during Sale-a-bration -only 9 days left= check it out...
Stampin' UP! has sweetened the offerings with these spring and annual catalog products..
You can select any of these for FREE when you place a $50 order online or emailed to me.
I love all their choices but my favorite is the Succulent designer paper.


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Dragonfly Dreams!

The ladies loved the cards they created tonight at the 3-2-1 class.  What is a 3-2-1 class you're asking?  $3 for 2 cards created in 1 hour.  A great class for those who say they have no time to create. I focused on the Dragonfly Dreams bundle for both cards.  Here is the first card-


No stamping on the front, but we stamped the greeting and some other images on the inside and the envelopes.  Love these colors together- Basic Gray, Smokey Slate, Whisper White and Sweet Sugarplum, with a hint of Silver.  

Quick, Simple Beautiful!

Don''t forget- only 10 days left of Sale A Bration- make sure to place your order before the Free product is gone!

Blessings, Missy

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Balloon Adventure!

Created a video for my blog post card- enjoy!


Blessings Missy



Remarkably Created Blog Tour- Party Animal



Welcome to the March edition of the RemARKably Creative Blog Tour.  We decided to focus on the Party Animal Suite on pages 4 & 5 of the Occasions Catalog.  I love the stamp set that is part of this Suite - Balloon Adventures #142823


Nothing goes together better then Balloons and Birthdays!

I decided to pair this stamp set with some of our 2015-2017 In colors that will be gone May 31, 2017 or while supplies last.  I love Watermelon Wonder and Mint Macaron so I used these colors on my card.





The balloons and the greeting on the card were stamped in Mint Macaron Classic Ink #138326. Watermelon Wonder  Classic Ink #138323 was used for the strings on the balloons on the envelope and for the banner on the card.  I also used Emerald Envy Classic Ink #141396 (2016-2018 In Color) for the one balloon on the envelope and the strings on the balloons on the card. Cardstock is Mint Macaron #138337, Watermelon Wonder #138334,  Emerald Envy #141415 and Whisper White #100730.  The Watermelon Wonder layer was embossed with the Lucky Stars Embossing Folder # 135817.  The final touch is the Emerald Envy star on the banner - this is from the 2016-2018 In Color Enamel Shapes pack # 141410.  I popped up the balloons and the banner with Stampin' Dimensionals #104430 and used Snail Adhesive #104332 for the layers.  You'll need the a Whisper White Medium Envelope #107301 to mail your card.  

This is truly a 5 minute card to create.  Love clean and simple!


I hope you enjoyed my card - next stop is Arden-http://stampinarden.blogspot.com/20..

Blessings- Missy




Tour Line up-
1. Nancy Amato Permalink: http://stampinallnight.blogspot.com/...
2. Melissa Bolinger Permalink: http://creativeblessingsbymissy.blogspot.com/...
3. Arden Dougan Permalink: http://stampinarden.blogspot.com/20...
4. Audra Monk Permalink: http://thecraftyyogi.blogspot.com/2...
7. Michele Reynolds Permalink: http://inspirationink.typepad.com/i...
8. Janet Wakeland Permalink:https://wp.me/pHIQD-aTL