Bloomin’ Beautiful

I really didn’t like the Afternoon Tea Designer Papers when I first saw them in the Occasions Mini Catalog. Wasn’t really crazy about this stamp set, Bloomin’ Beautiful either. But boy do I love them now. I have seen so many beautiful cards using these papers and this stamp set that I caved and had to have them both. Just like I had to have the Carousel Notes too. My husband always tells me; “Honey,…

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Swap Tote

This has been a long week for my family. My MIL went into the hospital early Sunday morning not being able to breath. She has many health issues. She is doing great now and went home on Wednesday. So I haven’t had much time to stamp. Isn’t this a cute little basket? I made this to hold my swaps, using the Summer Picnic Designer Papers from the Occasions Mini Catalog & the striped grosgrain ribbon.…

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Tart and Tangy Cherries

Thank you to “Stamp Like Crazy” for this cute idea using your 1/2″ circle punch for the cherries. I changed a couple of things from her card and made it my own. I added the Real Red 5/8″ ribbon, sponged the white (around the cherries) and used the words “thank you” from Enjoy Every Moment. This was  a fast and very easy card. Great if you have to make up several at one time.

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Ok so I’m really new at this blog stuff. So I hope you all will be kind to me. I truly am trying to get this blogging stuff. Thanks to my stampin’ friend Lynne, she has been helping me out. So I am going to master this computer stuff, even if it kills me. I told myself that this was the year for me to get computer savy. So, now I have a demonstrator website,…

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Carousel Notes Purse

Check out this cute purse made with our Carousel Notes and Afternoon Tea Designer Papers. You can get these from our Occasions Mini Catalog. Wish I could say that I thought this up myself, but no can do. Many thanks to Jan Tinklenberg (original designer) and Patty Bennett. With the help of their tutorials and my stampin’ friend Lynne Marini and I were able to duplicate. When you open the purse you can add photos.…

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