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Wood You Be Mine Valentine's for my Guys

 

Woodworking, Valentine's Cards and a Hot Date!

I just had to share the "manly Valentine's" I made for my two Sweethearts...

They are both woodworking enthusiasts so I decided this stamp set "wood" be perfect for their Valentine's Cards!  See the Wood You Be Mine stamp set here!

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If you want to hear about our "hot date" for Valentine's Day... I'll fill you in on that at the end of this post :)

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In addition to the new Wood You Be Mine stamp set, I used several pieces of paper from the Adventure Bound Paper Stack... it is a GREAT paper stack, especially for anyone who likes the outdoors or for guy cards!  Find it on pg 40 of the Occasions catalog or HERE in my online store.

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I cut around some of the logs above, and pieced it over another piece of paper from the same Adventure Bound paper stack... I like these 2 pieces together!

I tore pieces of the Adventure Bound paper stack for the inside of the cards.. I really like how both of the insides turned out!!

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(UPDATE... they liked their cards!! :)  Yay!)

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The photo below was taken a couple years ago when they were making organizational products for crafters.. my woodworkers..

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 Ok, so back to the Hot Date...

I have been wanting one of these turning organizer trays for a LONG time.. I kept seeing them on Pinterest, and last week when I found out that they are available right here locally at Harbor Freight, I was .. shall we say EXCITED!!!!!!

For Valentine's Day we decided that we were taking our first day off since Christmas to go run errands and stop at Harbor Freight to get this tray!!

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So yes, that was our HOT DATE for Valentine's day... a trip to Harbor Freight, a few other errands and lunch at Cocina Medina!

It was a very fun day off, and Eric and Jason LOVE Harbor Freight because it's nothing but tools and hardware!!  As I type this, they are both putting it together for me and I'll share pix of what I organize in it in a future blog post.

Hope you all had a great Valentine's day with those you love!

 

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Update on the Valentine's for the Office cards

 

You may remember that I blogged about the handmade Valentine cards I sent in to my hubby's office for the guys to select from... well, I asked you which set of card you thought the guys would like best.. and I have an update..

The "Love Story" Project Life card cards and the Stacked with Love cards went first (See them all here).  One person selected the Sheltering Tree cards.

Since these Project Life cards were the most popular, I thought I'd do an update with more info on them.  These were SO easy.. Here is the HOW TO:

  • I just grabbed some of the Love Story Project Life cards (see them on pg 189 of the annual catalog or here online) and I trimmed 1/2" off the length so they'd fit perfectly on a standard size card! How easy is that!?
  • I cut and folded Real Red cardstock as the base.. super simple!
  • I stamped I DO LOVE YOU in Real Red on the card below.  You'll find that great stamp on pg 24 of the Occasions catalog, or see the Big On You set here online.

 

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I added the sweet little "love" heart on the Love you to the Moon card .. the heart is from the You Brighten my Day free Sale a Bration set on pg 11 of the Sale a Bration catalog.  I punched it out with the Itty Bitty Punch pack and then put an Itty Bitty Epoxy heart sticker on top!  See below at the bottom of this post for ordering info.

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The only thing I added on the cards above was to stamp you on the card on the left.. that's in the Countless Sayings 2 stamp set, seen here online.

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See more about the Love Story Project Life by Stampin' Up! cards in this video:

 

 

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Sending you a Little Love

 

I have a couple more Valentine's cards filled with love for you ... since it is Valentine's week.. right?  Well, I am IN LOVE with the beautiful flower stencil piece found in the Stampin' Up! Artisan Embellishment kit!!! 

Read on for more details about creating this flower background with the stencil:

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Can you go wrong with Black, White and Red?

I think not.

LOVE CARD on left: The cute images are from the Snuggles and Smooches stamp set.  Do you recognize them from yesterday's blog post?  And the tiny love heart is a FREE CHOICE stamp set during Sale a Bration (from the You Brighten my Day set).

LOVE CARD on right: this sentiment is from the Build a Bouquet set

 

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So you're wondering how I created that beautiful floral background, right?

Grab one of the stencils in your Artisan Embellishment kit (pg 27 Occasions catalog or HERE online) and a sponge dauber, and apply ink onto your cardstock!  Alternating between light and dark really gives this interesting dimension.

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Artisan Embellishment kit available here online.

I used Rose Red ink and my Sponge Dauber for these samples.

I'm just tickled over how well these products coordinate... I LOVE it when a stamp matches a punch.. and then when you find an embellishment created just for the image.. wow!! TOO FUN!!  Itty Bitty Accents punch and Epoxy Stickers are the bomb!

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I was looking for a sentiment with "love" in it, and I came across this one in the Build a Bouquet stamp set.. it's on pg 29 in the Occasions catalog, or here in my online store.  I think it just fits this tag perfectly, and I loved the scripty font and the message!

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I cut a 2" wide strip of Whisper White cardstock and punched the top with my Ornate Tag Topper Punch, stamped the sentiment with Rose Red ink, then added 2 pieces of Stacked with Love Washi Tape.  I tied a piece of Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding and Sahara Sand Lace trim on the top of the tag.

 The tiny hearts paper is from the Stacked with Love paper stack - limited time only and it's the best seller in the Occasions catalog!! Find it on pg 5.

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As you can see, the Artisan Embellishment kit comes with LOTS of goodies in it.. I'll have a video showing more of the contents of this kit on Friday, Feb. 20th, so please check back then for more info and ideas!

 

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 Stamp Tip!  Remember.. always stamp first, then use your punch "upsidedown" to center it over your stamped image, then punch!

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Valentine's Cards for the Office

 

My Hubby works in an engineering office with about 10 men, and I guess they were talking about Valentine's and cards and all that jazz last week... so I volunteered to make some cards to send in to the office so that the guys could pick a card to send or give to their wife, girlfriend, etc.  

I couldn't settle on just one Valentine Card design, so I made several different selections... which ones do you think they'll like best?

 

Valentine Card Selection #1: Project Life Love Story cards

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Valentine Card Selection #2: Sheltering Tree heart cards

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Valentine Card Selection #3: Stacked with Love DSP cards

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I'll be back in a day or 2 with an update on which cards they liked best and some more details on how I made and embellished the cards.

 

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Post-It Note Holder for Valentine's Day

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What a sweet little goodie treat this would make for your co-workers, bank teller, Post Office worker, etc.!!  Give this for Valentine's Day or anytime!

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I found these cute printed Post-it Note pads in the Dollar Spot at Target and decided they'd make great little gifties!!  Of course, that means decorating them a bit with Stampin' Up! cardstock and embellishments!!!

You will need the Stampin' Up! Stacked With Love paper stack for this project. See it on pg 5 of the Stampin' UP! Occasions catalog or HERE in my online store.

HOW TO MAKE the Post-It Note Holder

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Stacked with Love paper stack available here in my online store!

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Since my Post-It Note was about 3"x3", my cardstock strip was about 3" x 9" which allowed me to wrap it all the way around and make the little stapled flap to give it that fun matchbook look.

I decorated it with a piece of 2-3/4" square Stacked with Love striped paper and punched hearts with the Sweetheart punch and one of the other patterns in the Stacked with Love paper stack.  Rhinestones and Red Ribbon finish off the sweet project.

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Valentine's Mini Treat Bag

 

It's February!!!

That means it's time to finish up making your treats, little gifts and tokens of love for Valentine's Day!

How about these super easy Treat Bags created with the Mini Treat Bag Framelit and your Big Shot from Stampin' Up!?

What would you put in one? Gift Card? Candy Bar? Love Note?

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You could leave the image uncolored and include a small pack of crayons for the recipient to color it! :)

I used some of the paper in my FREE Best Year Ever Sale a Bration package to create the little bag.. although they are just dots, they kind of look like bubbles... right?

I stamped the cute Hey, Valentine fishies from the Hey, Valentine stamp set in memento black ink on Whisper White cardstock, then colored them with Blendabilities markers from Stampin' Up!   Does coloring just take you back to your childhood!? It does for me... and why I remember that Burnt Sienna was my fave color is beyond me!   But anyway.. back to this cute project...

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If you haven't tried the Stampin' Up! Blendabilities markers yet, why not consider getting a FREE pack with your $50 order during Sale a Bration!?  See page 20 of the Sale a Bration brochure for more details!

You'll find the Hey, Valentine stamp set on pg 8 in the 2015 Occasions catalog, and the Mini Treat Bag framelit on pg 9 in the same catalog.

I used the heart shape and banner shape to die cut accessories for this project - they are also in the Mini Treat Bag framelit set.. you can see it pictured below if you want to see all the pieces.  You can also see it or buy it now in my online store.

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Watch a GREAT video by Stampin' Up! for more info about assembling

your Mini Treat Bag bags!  (view it here online if you are reading this in an email)

  

 

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Valentine Pencil Topper Treats

 

Need a cute, quick and easy project for a Valentine's Treat!?

Check out the Dollar Spot at Target for bargains on CUTE Pencils, then stamp and decorate them with the Stampin' UP! Hey, Valentine stamp set!

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 I stamped them with the Memento Black ink pad on Whisper White cardstock, colored them with Stampin' UP! Blendabilities Markers, then cut them out, punched holes and slipped them onto pencils. 

Hey, Valentine stamp set is on pg 8 of the Occasions catalog, or here online

HOW TO:

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Aren't they just so cute!?  Oh my gosh.. LOVE these cuties!!

Here are the Blendabilities colors I used...

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If you haven't tried Blendabilities markers yet, you can get a pack free as your Sale a Bration FREE GIFT selection!! Didn't know that? check out pg 20 of the Sale a Bration catalog for the colors you can select free with your $50 order during Sale a Bration!  View all Blendabilities in my online store here.

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You can either punch a 1/8" hole and thread ribbon through the hole to tie it to the pencil, or, punch two 1/4" holes and slip the pencil through per my photo tutorial above.

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 What do you think!? Do you like them!? Leave me a comment if you do!

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Hey Valentine Treat from Wendy

 

How cute is this fun Valentine Treat!?

My friend and fellow Stampin' Up! demonstrator Wendy Cranford sent this cute little treat to me!! So colorful and fun! I love how she stamped the fishies on the banner.. isn't that a fun twist!?

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If you, or your kids, grandkids or anyone you know enjoys coloring (like I do!) then you are sure to love this fun set!!  Wouldn't it be cute to stamp these images and give a little pack of crayons with them as a gift or Valentine Treat!?

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The Hey Valentine stamp set may be purchased in Clear Mount or Wood Mount my online store!

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Lots of Love Control Freaks Blog Hop

 

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WELCOME to the January 2015

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Our theme this month:

Stampin' Up! projects featuring

Lots of LOVE!

 

   You have probably reached me after visiting the amazing Connie Babbert's blog, and if not, be sure to travel backwards on the tour and visit her! :)

Project #1: So Sweet Heart Note Card

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This sweet 4x4 heart note card was one of the projects that I made "live" with my Luv 2 Stamp Group of demonstrators when we met via the internet this past weekend.  The card base is Whisper White, the pink piece is Pink Pirouette embossed with the new Stampin' Up! Happy Heart embossing folder and the Big Shot. I punched a 2" circle out of the embossed piece and we stamped the "so sweet" and the hearts on the white card so that they would show through the circle opening. 

I added a strip of designer paper from the Stacked with Love paper stack in the Occasions catalog and some black 1/8" tafetta ribbon to add pops of color.

A sweet little heart button from the Sweet Dreams Button package tied with Black and White Bakers Twine finishes off this sweet greeting.

 Project #2 and 3: Dotty Angles Heart Cards

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My next project is something I've had in my mind for a few weeks.. I used the Stampin' Up! hearts framelits to die cut a heart in the center of two 4x4 pieces of Whisper White cardstock, then I removed the hearts and stamped one frame piece and 1 heart piece with the dots from Dotty Angles in Real Red and Calypso Coral ink.  (my current favorite happy color combo!).

As I assembled the cards, I placed the hearts back in the heart openings... one is recessed and one is raised up with Stampin' Dimensionals.

Each card is stamped with the LOVE greeting from the Hello Life stamp set (pg 6 Occasions catalog) in Real Red ink.

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The card still needed something so I stamped the 2 little hearts from the Hello Life set in Calypso Coral and then drew stitching lines around the edge with my Real Red Stampin' Write marker, then mounted the 4x4 white piece on a folded Real Red card.

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After stamping the Dotty Angles dots on this whisper white square, I mounted it on a folded Calpyso Coral folded card using Stampin' Dimensionals, then placed the white heart back inside the opening.  Organza White RIbbon finishes off this card.

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 Hope you had fun feeling the LOVE we have to share with you today!!

Please continue our tour this month and visit the fabulous and amazing Heidi Boos and the fun projects she has to share with you!

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Irresistibly Yours Specialty Paper - Sale a Bration 2015

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Irresistibly Yours Specialty Paper...

a FREE Gift Item choice during Stampin' Up! Sale a Bration 2015!!

(Sale a Bration runs Jan. 6 to March 31, 2015)

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I know it's hard to believe, but with Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day out of the way, we need to start thinking about Valentine's Day!!  Ok there, yes, I said it!  On this sweet little 4x4 Valentine card I used the scalloped pattern from the Irresistibly Yours paper to make the folded card, then added some NEW Designer Paper from the Occasions catalog .. it's called Stacked with Love and it's on pg 5 of the Occasions catalog.  I stamped Be Mine and the hearts using the new You Plus Me stamp set on pg 5 of the Occasions catalog as well. This is a sweet mix of Calpyso Coral, Real Red and Black and White... LOVE it!

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See pg 15 of the Sale a Bration catalog for this amazing paper!

So, you are saying... Patty, tell us how to color this new paper! Well, check out my tutorials below.. you can use markers, sponges, sponge daubers, a brayer or spritzer to color this unique specialty paper! This paper acts like an emboss resist because of the glossy white pattern on the paper.. you can leave it white or custom color it to any color to match your project!

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 So, what do you think.. will this Irreisitibly Yours paper be one of YOUR choices as a free gift during Sale a Bration!?

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Hexagon Hive Heart Shaped Card

 

Hexagons are HOT!

Have you noticed how trendy they are in the crafting and decorating world? I am SUPER EXCITED to share this Hexagon Hive Heart card with you today!  I shared this with Cindee and Lisa this week at our monthly stamping day, and they loved it!  I got the idea from my customer Cathi Diener. She created hers with the Hexagon Embossing Folder, and I did mine with the Hexagon Hive Framelit.

This fun heart card features the Stampin' Up! Hexagon Hive framelit and heart framelit, die cut with the Big Shot, and the fun bright Fresh Prints Designer Series Paper (DSP), from the Occasions Catalog.

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I know.. you are thinking.. wait.. what?  How can a Hexagon be a Heart!?

I've got the step by step tutorial for you below!

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We added a layer of Fancy Foil Siver Vellum over the printed Fresh Prints Paper for the background, to soften the background print a little and to add another element of hearts!

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Are you going to try one of these fun cards? Which DSP will you use?

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Do you love Hexagons?

They are super trendy!

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for more Hexagon ideas!

 

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Quick and Easy Hearts Collection Valentine's Day Cards

 

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I know this is something kind of different for me .. White on White.. but I wanted to give this a try!

But you know me.. it had to have SOME color.. right?  SPLASH >>.. Real Red!

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This cute Real Red pattern comes from the Fresh Prints Paper stack from the Stampin' Up! Occasions catalog, page 33 (#132996)

BELOW:  to cut out the hearts, place all of your heart framelits onto your Whisper White cardtock and run it through the Big Shot all at once.  You can cut 2 or 3 layers at once too!

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3 of the hearts (marked with *) came from my Hearts Collection Framelit package, and the heart in the upper left of the photo was in the Hearts A Flutter framelit package.

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After die cutting the 4"x5-1/4" piece of Whisper White with the heart framelits, put Stampin' Dimensionals on the back and layer it onto a piece of patterned paper! That was attached to a folded Whisper White standard size A-2 card.

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I stamped Hello Sweet Friend (from Six-Sided Sampler #130953) onto a die cut banner from the Banner Framelits (new in the Occasions catalog, pg 27, #132173) and finished it off with a SWEET little Real Red Brights Candy Dot!

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ok.. so then what do you do with the white heart die cuts?

Put them on another card! :)

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I embossed the top 2/3 of a 4"x5-1/4" Whisper White panel with the Decorative Dots embossing folder (FREE with your order during Sale a Bration) and the bottom 1/3 with the Arrows Embossing Folder, found on pg 26 in the Occasions catalog.

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I stamped on a Word Bubble framelit die cut in Real Red ink.

pssst... is from the Happy Watercolor stamp set

LOVE YOU is from the Itty Bitty Banners stamp set

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I drew a red border around the card with my Real Red Stampin' Write marker and layered the card together with Dimensionals as mentioned above. See this post for tips on drawing a border on your card.

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 Find the sweet LOVE YOU stamp in Itty Bitty Banners on pg 30 of the annual Stampin' UP! Catalog

and the matching Bitty Banners framelits on pg 187

 

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Valentine-hearts It's February.. and you know what that means..

 

Valentine's day is almost upon us!

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Polka dot Twisty Treat Bags are a fun way to give a little "I Love You" treat bag on Valentine's Day or anyday! 

Did you know that you can select a package of 12 polka dot printed  bags with tags and twist ties as one of your FREE Sale a Bration gifts?

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I made the tag with Whisper White cardstock, punched with the AAAAMAZING scalloped tag topper punch then embossed with the Arrows Texture Impressions Embossing Folder (pg 26 in the Occasions Catalog).  I decorated it with the i {heart} you die cut from the Label Card Thinlit set, and some sweet Real Red wavy paper from the Fresh Prints paper stack.

The blue twine is from the FREE Sale a Bration Sweet Sorbet accessory pack.

Read more about all the FREE GIFTS you can select from during Sale a Bration here.

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Looking for more Valentine ideas?

Check out my

Valentine Idea Pinterest Board :)

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Valentine's Control Freak Blog Tour

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Freakwelcome2013 WELCOME to the January 2014

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  Blog Tour!!!

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You have probably reached me after visiting the wonderful Wendy Weixler and if not, be sure to travel backwards on the tour and visit her! :)

How about some cute Valentine cards for friends... and the bonus is, they are quick and easy!

Just cut the Fresh Prints Designer Paper at 4-1/2" x 2-3/4" and attach it to the cute Sweet Sayings card, then add some In Color 3/8" stretch ruffle trim with Sticky Strip.  Finish it off with a heart stamped and die cut with the Heart Framelits, and a cute Hello Friend greeting!  (stamp sets and supplies listed at the bottom of this post).

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My next Valentine project features the Sweetheart Treat Bags.. they are a GREAT deal since you get 12 in a package with some twine and 12 tags for only $4.95!

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133479-label-thinlits<<<<< I added an I LOVE YOU die cut from the Label Card Thinlit Die set, and a gold heart clip from the Mini Memories album kit.   The designer paper I added at the bottom is from the adorable Fresh Prints paper stack found on pg 33 in the Occasions catalog. The fun Pool Party twine is a Sale a Bration offering.. you'll be able to get that on Jan. 28 with your order of $50 or more.

Did you catch that? these cute Sweetheart Treat bags and the Sweet Sayings cards (above) are ONLY AVAILABLE through Jan 27, so don't wait!

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  • Sweetheart Treat Bags, #134610
  • Sweet Sayings Note Cards, #134609
  • Flowerful Heart Stamp, #134617
  • Peachy Keen stamp set, #133110 / 133113
  • Fresh Prints Paper Stack, #132996
  • Sweet Sorbet Accessory pack - available 1/28 to 3/31
  • Label Card Thinlits die, #133479
  • Mini Memories album kit #133332
  • Coastal Cabana ruffled stretch ribbon #130024
  • Crisp Cantaloupe ruffled stretch ribbon #130021
  • Hearts Collection framelits, #125599

 You can purchase any of these items from your demonstrator or in my online store and typing in any of the item codes above.

 

Click here or the link below to continue the tour on Debbie Henderson's amazing blog..  she is the next stop on our tour!

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10 Reasons to Love the Sweet Sayings Notecards

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I had a blast "stamping for fun" (which I don't often get to do), using some pieces from the Stampin' Up! Fresh Prints Paper Stack and the limited time Sweet Sayings Cards!

134609-sweet-sayings-cardsThese cute note cards complete with colored envelopes are not found in any catalog, but you can find them in my online store under Valentine Products.

Sweet Sayings Cards, pack of 12 cards and envelopes, $5.95, #134609

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Fresh Prints Paper Stack, #132996

So here are 9 reasons to love these cute Sweet Sayings Note Cards...

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Close ups of some of my faves...

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The Hearts are die cut from the Hearts a Flutter Framelits and the Scalloped Heart of Hearts embosslit,  which I thought was still in the catalog, but OOPS it's not! eek! sorry!

So, that means I'll give mine away.. anyone want it? just leave a comment below and let me know you want it.. I'll randomly draw a winner for it this weekend.

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Make a Wish is from the Perfect Pennants stamp set, pg 27 in the Occasions catalog.

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You & Me and the cute hearts are from the new Perfect Pennants stamp set on pg 27 in the 2014 Stampin' Up! Occasions catalog.  Find it here online. (#133227 or 133230)

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and seriously, if you still need another reason.. it's because they are economical, fun, cute, fast, go with any cheery designer paper pattern, you can stamp on 'em, or dress 'em up, but whatever you do,

HURRY because the Note Cards are only available through Jan. 27!

 

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