Happy November – Snowflake Showcase Special promotion

Happy November!! 

Let it snow! Create a snowy wonderland using this incredible assortment of products which are available for a limited time. With two stamp sets, paper, accessories, and dies, the only limit to what you can create is your imagination.  And the plus side?  It’s not just for the holiday season.  The Snow is Glistening stamp set is perfect for winter cards – especially those thank you cards for all of those Holiday gifts.  Click on the image below to see the details on this promotion!

Snowflake Showcase

Dates Available: November 1–30, 2018 or while supplies last – so don’t wait and lose out!



This promotion offers several new products:

*  Two different stamp sets:  Snow is Glistening and Happiness Surrounds
*  A Set of snowflake embellishments
*  A very large set of Snowfall Thinlits with snowflakes in many sizes
*  White Velvet sheets 

Ready to order?  I would love to be your Demonstrator if you are in the US.  If your order is under $150, use the Host Code X744RT6Y and I will send you a set of embellishments!  Of course if your order is over $150, then keep the Host benefits for yourself.  I love to share Host benefits with my customers!

Happy Stamping!

Thank you


Thank you to everyone that came over to our 9th Annual Stamp Out Breast Cancer Event on Saturday!  We had a great time and raised over $8.800 for the Making Strides Organization!

Each participant made 5 cards using the Stampin’ Up! Another Wonderful Year stamp set with the Gold and Silver Foil Edged Cards from the Holiday Catalog. 






And as well as stamping, there were lots of items donated by local businesses to be raffled off!   One of the things that I love about being a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator is the great friends that I have made as a demonstrator.  All of the supplies for the day were donated by local Demonstrators so that all money collected went to the Making Strides Organization.  It doesn’t matter that we aren’t on the same “team”, we all help each other out and work together!
Have you ever thought about becoming a Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator?  

I have a fantastic team of Demonstrators.  We all work together and help each other out.

You can check out more information here on joining my Team.

Happy Stamping!

Happy Birthday Stampin’ Up! – One Day FLASH SALE



Put on your party hats, and get ready to save. It’s time for It’s Our Birthday Stamp Sale! For 24 HOURS ONLY, you can save 15% on select stamp sets. This sale will be gone in a flash, today only – so make sure to put in your order!




Ready to place an order?  If you are in the US I would love to be your demonstrator.  If your order is under $150 then use the Host Code  Q2ZTVNG2 and I will send you a little gift.  I love to share the Host benefits with my customers!

Thanks for stopping by today!


Handmade Fall Card

handmade fall cards   



Today I am sharing one of my favorite handmade fall cards from the Stampin’ Up! Holiday catalog using the Country Home stamp set.  This card uses the Country Lane Designer series paper which has some great fall colors in it.  Crushed Curry, Cajun Craze and Early Espresso is one of my favorite color combinations for fall!

The Country Lane  DSP has a beautiful combination of Crushed Curry, greens, purple and brown shades.  Perfect for fall.  I was thinking perfect for making a Thanksgiving table come together with napkin rings and little favor ideas.

   What I love about the Country Home Stamp set is the variety of 
images and the way that they layer together to make a beautiful focal point for a card.  

Let’s move onto the details for this card.

The base of this card is a 11″ x 4 1/4″ piece of Crushed Curry cardstock scored at 5 1/2″.  The next layer is a 5 1/8″ x 3 7/8″ piece of Early Espresso cardstock. 

The next layer is made up of two pieces, a 3″ x 3 3/4″ piece of Cajun Craze cardstock and a 3 3/4″ x 2″ piece of the Country Lane DSP with the Cotton Flower pattern.  The cajun craze cardstock has been embossed with the Tin Tile embossing folder.  As a person who has lived most of her life in antique houses, I love this folder..  My farmhouse had a Tin Ceiling in the kitchen.  

The center piece is a 2 1/4″ x 3 1/4″ piece of Whisper white cardstock layered onto a 2 3/8″ x 3 3/8″ piece of Early Espresso cardstock.  I stamped the milk jug on an extra piece of Whisper White cardstock with Black Momento ink.  I added the flower arrangement on top and colored the flowers and the milk jug with Stampin’ Up!’s Blends markers.   Next I cut out the milk jug and flowers very carefully and then added them to the center piece of the card.  I used dimensionals to make this piece pop!  Then I used the light Pool Party Blend marker to color behind the flowers and milk jug to give it  a little depth.  Then I added a couple of the Silver Faceted Gems to the bottom right side of the card.

On the inside of the card, I added a 4″ x 5 1/4″ piece of Whisper White cardstock and stamped the flower arrangement.  I also colored those with the Stampin’ Up! Blends markers.  I think this does a lot to finish off this card!.

This is why the Country Home Suite is my favorite fall stamp set and DSP combination from the Holiday catalog.

Thanks for stopping by today!  

My favorite Holiday Stamp set

Stampin' Up! Winter WoodsToday I am sharing a card made with the Stampin’ Up! Winter Woods stamp set; my new favorite stamp set from the Holiday catalog.   I love the variety of this stamp set and coordinating thinlits that let you make a 3D tree.  I also love the variety of the trees that are available with this set.  The birch trees are absolutely beautiful and the line of trees give you a lot of options for fall and winter cards.
  






One of my favorite color combinations for any card is all white or vanilla with a pop of color.   For this card, I stamped the tree with versamark ink and used Iredescent Ice Embossing powder to add a little glitz to the tree.  It is hard to see in the picture but the tree has a nice shimmer to it from the embossing powder. NOTE: is retired but you could also use a little of the white shimmer paste to add a “snow” look to the branches of the tree.

What I love about the thinlits that go with this set is the dimension that you can get by layering two trees together.  After cutting the second tree, bend the branches out and use mini dimensionals to put the two trees together.

The card base is Whisper white cut to 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2“, scored at 4 1/4”.  Next is a piece of Real Red cardstock cut to 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8“.  Next a piece of Gray Granite that is cut to 3 3/4″ x 5″.  Last is a piece of whisper white cardstock cut to 3 5/8″ x 4 7/8″.

The birch trees are stamped across the background of the white card stock with Sahara sand ink.  I added a piece of Sparkle Glimmer paper cut with the sloping thinlit that is part of the this set to represent snow.  Then I added the tree to the card with dimensionals.
I stamped the sentiment from the Merry Christmas to All stamp set with Real Red ink on the upper right of the card.

And last but not least I added some of the Red Rhinestones to the tree and on the sentiment.

Which stamp set is your favorite for this Holiday Season??

Ready to place an order?  I would love to be your demonstrator if you are in the US.  If your order is under $150, use the Host Code Q2ZTVNG2 and I will send you a sampler of Designer paper.  I love to share Host benefits with my customers!

Thanks for stopping by today!

Handmade Holiday card


I'll Be Home Holiday Card
Today I am sharing a Handmade Holiday card that I made using the Stampin' Up! I'll be Home stamp set.

I love the beautiful house in this stamp set and actually felt guilty cutting it into a circle for this card.  But I really like the layout of this card and the combination of the colors of the Festive Farmhouse Designer Series Paper.

So for this card I used Cherry Cobbler cardstock cut to 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" and scored at 4 1/4" for the card base.  The next layer is a piece of the Gray Granite cardstock cut to 5 1/4" x 4".  The third layer is a piece of the white & gray plaid from the Festive Farmhouse Designer paper cut to 3 3/4" x 5".  Then a 3 3/4" x 1 3/4" piece of the Red plaid design is layered over this.

I stamped the house with Basic Gray ink on a piece of whisper white cardstock and colored the house with the Stampin' Blends Markers.  I added a touch of Wink of Stella glitz to the wreaths and the bows over the wi
ndows of the house.

I cut out the house image with a large Circle framelit from the Layering Circle framelit collection.  I then cut out a little larger circle from a piece of gray granite cardstock.  These were layered onto a scalloped circle cut from Cherry Cobbler cardstock.  

I love decorating the inside of the card too.  I used a piece of the Farmhouse Designer paper along the inside bottom of the card.

I used a piece of the Merlot and Tranquil Tide Glimmer paper from the Holiday catalog to cut out the Happy Holidays using the Merry Christmas Thinlits dies.

These are the products that I used today.
Product List

Which of the Holiday Stamp sets is your favorite?  I still haven't decided!

Happy Stamping!

It’s Time to help Stamp Out Breast Cancer


October is National Breast Cancer Month
and my team is once again participating with other Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators in the Boston area to hold our 9th Annual Stamp Out Breast Cancer event!


As always, all supplies for the day are donated by Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators.  So 100% of the proceeds collected go to the Making Strides Organization!


Here are the details:

Saturday October 27, 2018

Harmony Hall 
1660 Lakeview Avenue
Dracut, MA

You can click on the flyer below to print off a copy.   Click HERE to register.



These are the beautiful cards that you will be making this year for your donation of $20 to the Making Strides event.  Can’t make the event?  Make a donation and you will receive the directions to make these beautiful cards!



I hope to see you on October 27th!

World Card Making Day!

World Card Making Day

Happy October!!  The beginning of October celebrates World Card Making Day. 
Stampin’ Up! is celebrating World Card Making Day with a special sale for this week only!

World Card Making Day

And – Stampin’ Up! is now offering some new tools for the Stamparatus.  Check out the items below!

Stamparatus Accessories


Ready to place an order?  If you are in the USA I would love to be your Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator.  If your order is under $150, then use the Host Code  Q2ZTVNG2 and I will send you a sampler of Holiday Designer paper.  I love to share the Host benefits with my customers!

Happy Stamping!