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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Dies with Kendra

Happy Wednesday Stamping Friends!

Kendra here today to share a card with you for our new challenge that started yesterday....

Who doesn't love dies?!?!
I know I love them!

SweetStamps.com offers some really beautiful exclusive dies, which can be found here.

With this week's challenge in mind, here is the card I created:
Yellow is my favorite color, although I don't use it much when crafting, so I decided to create a YELLOW card today!

One the polka dot paper I stamped a few images from the Chalkboard Flowers set!

I used the Flutterby #1 SweetCuts Die for my card, here's a close-up:
The "happy birthday" sentiment is part of the Simple Greetings set!

So fun!

Be sure to link-up your creation, we would love to see what you create!

Have a lovely day!


SweetStamps.com Supplies Used:

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Challenge #189 Dies

Hello from Michigan! It's Tuesday and time for a new weekly challenge! This week's theme is...
Take a look at these fabulous designs from our DT Sweeties...

We'd love to see your latest creation using dies, so come play along! {Cards, ATCs, scrapbook pages, mixed media, altered art, etc.} You could win a $20 shopping spree for goodies at SweetStamps.com's online store by playing along in our challenge! Click here for our complete Challenge Rules.

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Our Monthly Technique Challenge {Chalkboard Technique} runs through October 14th so come play along for your chance to win FREE stuff!

***Check back later this week for more inspiration from our DT Sweeties and Guest Designers!***

Happy Stamping! 
Have a super sweet week!

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Remy with Dog

Isn't he the sweetest little boy?
Nothing cuter than a boy with his dog.
And...Nothing more fun than a 
Favorite Embellishment challenge right?!
I love embellishments and honestly...cannot pick just one.
I do.... however.... almost every single time...add pearls or some sort of "bling"
I chose black pearls and also used Piccolo 3D enamel gel for the Lemon Butter pearls
on this card.
I also love to distress edges with inks and now I find myself favoriting
stencils like the one I used on this project.

Enough of my favorites...now show us yours!
You still have until Monday evening to share your projects.
You can find the post that includes the link by sculling down
or just click HERE

Happy Sunday!

Friday, September 26, 2014

Innocent Beauty... A Layout

Hello!  Happy Friday!!!  Today I am here sharing my take on our weekly challenge: Favorite Embellishments... and this time I've created something completely different to share... a layout! yay!  And on my layout I have used lots of yummy Picccolo Accents and embossing powders, check it out:

Supplies Used:

I had an absolute fun time creating this layout and playing with all of these accents!  Not to mention how beautiful they look after they are layered with various embossing powders.  I hope this has inspired you, and given you some new ideas on how to use your Piccolo accents and I can't wait to see your projects for our challenge!
Happy Crafting!

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Use your favorite embellishment....'Except I cannot pick just one......!  I am a lover of lace, ribbon and sewing on cards. So, I added all three : )
 The Butterscotch cardstock has Butterscotch ink (Spot) through a stencil as a background- it is a subtle backdrop for the floral image. I colored the image with Copics. I used a towel and Copic Colorless Blender '0' to texturize the vase.
 Here is a close-up of the Enamel Embossed chipboard piece- pictures do not do this embossing powder justice!

Here are the products I used from the SweetStamps.com Store: