Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Merry Little Labels Pizza Box Treat Gift Tutorial

 Merry Little Labels Pizza Box Treat Gift 
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Supplies:
  • Stamp Set Merry Little Labels (w-144798, c-144795)
  • Stamp Pads – Old Olive (126953), Basic Black Archival (140931)
  • Cardstock – Cherry Cobbler (CC) (119685), Whisper White (WW) (100730)
  • Misc. – Big Shot (143263), Lots of Labels Framelits (138281), Merry Little Christmas Designer Series Paper (144621), 7/8” Striped Ribbon, Mini Ornaments (144626), Green Sprigs (144627), Merry Music Specialty Designer Series Paper (144623), Linen Thread (104199), 5/8” Burlap Ribbon (141487), Mini Pizza Boxes (144645), Vintage Crochet Trim (144611), SNAIL Adhesive (104332), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)
Measurements:
  • Merry Little Christmas DSP: 2 ½” x 12”
  • Merry Music Specialty DSP: 3” x 1”
  • Whisper White: scrap for punching label
  • Cherry Cobbler : tiny scrap
  • Ribbons : 5” pieces
Instructions:
  1. Using Old Olive Ink stamp “Special Delivery From the North Pole” onto WW scrap.
  2. Using 4th largest Label Framelit, cut out sentiment stamped in step #1.
  3. Using Black Ink stamp ”Special Delivery From the North Pole” onto CC scrap and carefully cut out “From the North Pole”. Use this piece to cover up the same part of sentiment on stamped piece, adhering with SNAIL.
  4. Take 12” piece of Merry Little Christmas DSP and start building your elements on top. Start with striped ribbon, then burlap ribbon. Use several Dimensionals to attach label piece on top of ribbon. Using twine, attach one ornament to sprig and then tie a small piece of crochet trim around ornament for decoration.
  5. Fill box with chocolate or other small gift.
  6. Run several lengths of SNAIL adhesive on back of decorated band and attach it around pizza box.
  7. Put a small amount of SNAIL on back of Merry Music DSP. Slide this piece under top of band with small amount sticking out from under back at top of box.




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Monday, 11 December 2017

Free Shipping TODAY ONLY and Carols of Christmas Card Tutorial


Carols of Christmas Peace Card
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Supplies:
  • Stamp SetsCarols of Christmas (w-144801 or c-144804)
  • Card Stock – Lemon Lime Twist (144245); Berry Burst (144243); Pool Party (122924); Whisper White (100730);
  • Stamp Pads – Lemon Lime Twist (144086); Berry Burst (144083);
  • Misc. – Delicate White Doilies (141701); Card Front Builder Thinlits Dies (144674); Oh My Stars TIEF (143710); Stitched Shape Framelits Dies (145372); Lemon Lime Twist Ombre Ribbon (144234); In Color Stampin’ Write Markers (144033); Subtles Stampin’ Write Markers (131263); Mini Glue Dots (103683); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Big Shot (143263)
Measurements:
  • Lemon Lime Twist: 8 1/2” x 5 1/2” (card base)
  • Berry Burst: 5-1/8” x 3-7/8”
  • Pool Party: 5” x 3-3/4”
  • Ombre Ribbon: 23”
Instructions:
  1. Emboss Pool Party Layer with Oh My Stars TIEF.
  2. Layer Pool Party Layer on Berry Burst Layer.
  3. Wrap Ombre Ribbon around card stock layers and tie a bow on the left side.
  4. Use dimensionals to adhere the Pool Party and Berry Burst Layer to Lemon Lime Twist base.
  5. From the Carols of Christmas stamp set, use Pool Party, Lemon Lime Twist, and Berry Burst markers to ink the Peace on Earth sentiment and stamp it on a piece of Whisper White Cardstock
  6. Cut sentiment out using the Stitched Shape Framelits Die.
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Sunday, 10 December 2017

Christmas Gift Purse with Thank You Cards Tutorial

Christmas Gift Purse with Thank You Cards
All images © 1990-2017 Stampin’ Up!®

Supplies:
  • Stamp SetsThankful Thoughts (141522)
  • Cardstock – Garden Green (102584); Cherry Cobbler (119685); Whisper White (100730); Note Cards & Envelopes, Whisper White (131527)
  • Stamp Pads – Garden Green (126973); Cherry Cobbler (126966)
  • Misc. – Big Shot (143263); Mini Glue Dots (103683); Bone Folder (102300); Be Merry Designer Series Paper (DSP) (144111); Layering Ovals Framelits (141706); Faceted Gems, clear (144142); Magnets, 12 pack, l375 Neodymium Ring Magnets
Measurements:
  • Be Merry DSP: 12" x 12" sheet for the purse; (4) 3 1/4" x 4 3/4" different design
  • Garden Green, Cherry Cobbler & Whisper White scraps for ovals
Instructions:
  1. Cards: Fold Note Cards in half and adhere DSP to front. Cut 2 ovals in each of the cardstock scraps. Stamp 'Thanks' on Whisper White scrap ~ 2 in each color ink. Layer the ovals together and stamp the verse on the inside of the card.
  2. Clutch Purse:
a. Choose side of 12" x 12" DSP for outside of the purse, place that side down.
b. Fold one corner up to the opposite corner to create a triangle, the folded edge will be 17". Crease the fold with your bone folder and fold up the edge approximately 3/4" across the entire width.
c. Open the triangle and turn 180 degrees. Bring the opposite corners of the DSP up to create a soft triangle and pinch the center to mark the middle.
d. Open the DSP with the folded horizontal lines facing you.
e. Bring the right corner to the center, fold and crease the edge with the bone folder. Bring the left corner to the center, fold and crease the edge with the bone folder. This is the inside of your purse.
f. Create the center fold into a 'mountain' fold with a 'valley' fold on either side. This is the bottom of your purse.
g. With the fold on the inside, close the purse with the remaining two triangular corners meeting at the top. Fold each of the corners down to the outside of the purse ~ approximately 3".
h. To hold the purse closed, place a magnet under the fold near the top of the purse. Attach it to the DSP with a Mini Glue Dot (on each side of the small round magnet). Repeat on the other side of the purse opening being sure to line up the magnets carefully so the purse closure lines up evenly.
i. Add a clear faceted gem to the front of the purse and adhere the triangles on both sides to the main purse with a Mini Glue Dot.



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Saturday, 9 December 2017

Christmas Quilt Card Tutorial

Hi Friends! I hope you're enjoying these card tutorials! They are from the Leaders Project Sheets group that I belong to with other Stampin' Up! demonstrators. Every month we each create and share cards like the ones I've been featuring on my blog. I'm sure many of you are still making your Christmas cards, tags and gifts (like I am) and having fun with all the holiday festivities that have begun!

Supplies:
  • Stamp SetsChristmas Quilt (144793), Christmas Quilt Bundle (save 10%) (146026)
  • Card Stock –Whisper White (100730); Real Red (102482);
  • Stamp Pads – Real Red (102482), Archival Basic Black (121045),
  • Garden Green (126973)
  • Misc. – Big Shot (143263), Magnetic Platform (130658)
Quilt Builder Framelit Dies (144673), Quilted Christmas 6x6 Designer Series Paper (144617); Quilted Christmas Ribbon (144620); Quilt Top Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (144687) Banner Triple Punch (138292); Dimensionals ( 104430); Basic Rhinestone Jewels (144220),

Measurements:
  • Real Red: 4 1/4” x 11”, scored at 5 1/2", 2” square for flower
  • Whisper White: 5 1/4” x 4”; 3 1/2" square for quilt star, 1” x 4 1/4”
  • Designer Paper: 2" x 5 1/4"
Instructions:
  1. Fold Real Red card stock in half to create card base.
  2. Emboss the 4” x 5 1/4" with the Big Shot and the Quilt Top Embossing Folder.
  3. Adhere the Designer Paper to the left side of embossed piece.
  4. Stamp “Peace” with Real Red ink on the small white cardstock, and use the Triple Banner punch to flag the end. Add Ribbon on left hand side, tying in a knot. Attach to card with dimensionals.
  5. Use the square piece of white cardstock and stamp the Quilt Star in Black ink.
  6. Use Real Red ink and Garden Green ink and stamp in the designs on the Star image.
  7. Use Big Shot with Magnetic Platform and framelits to cut out star.
  8. Use both flower framelits at the same time, positioning on Real Red cardstock square, and run through the Big Shot. The Magnetic Platform will hold the framelits in place.
  9. Attach red flower to center of star image with a glue dot and add a Rhinestone in center.
  10. Attach to card front with dimensionals.


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Today I'm hosting a baby shower so I've been having fun playing with the adorable "Moon Baby" stamp set. I filmed the invitations as I made them (they're sooo cute) and I'll have it posted on my blog for you next week.  Have a wonderful weekend and HAPPY STAMPING!
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Friday, 8 December 2017

Hearts Come Home Card Tutorial




Supplies:
  • Stamp SetsHearts Come Home (145416 Clear)(145413 Wood)
  • Card Stock – Whisper White Thick Card Stock (140272);
  • Stamp Pads – Real Red (126949)
  • Misc. – Santa’s Sleigh Dies Thinlits (140278); Basics Pack 2 Washi Tape (144222);Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper (135315); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)
Measurements:
  • Whisper White Thick: 8½” x 5½”; score at 4¼”
  • Glimmer Paper: 4 ¼” x 3”
Instructions:
  1. Fold Whisper White in half to form card base.
  2. Lay 9 rows of Washi Tape across the card front.
  3. Stamp the sentiment in Real Red ink below the Washi Tape.
  4. Cut out the tree framelit from Dazzling Diamond Glimmer Paper using the Big Shot and the Santa’s Slight Dies.
  5. Pop up the tree with Stampin’ Dimensionals in the middle of the Washi Tape.


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