A Slimline Wreath

Today we are continuing with the wreath sets from Stamp Simply.

This is the Spring Summer Wreath, but I colored it for fall as a sunflowe and paired it will some beautiful Graphic 45 Farmhouse 8×8 paper.

My Slimline card measures 3-7/8 x 8-7/8, and fits into a business sized envelope.


There are 2 wreath set to cover all seasons. check both of them out HERE
Sunflower yellow, white, black cardstock
memento black ink
Graphic 45 Farmhouse 8×8 paper
colored with copics, accents added with nuvo drops


The winner is: Barbara McDonald !!!

Congratulations Barbara! you’ve won a $25 gift certificate to the Spellbinders shop!

You MUST contact Spellbinders at by 9/6/2020 with the instructions I have emailed you.

Thanks for joining the blog hop. The winners from the Spellbinders blog post will be announced in a post on Tuesday.

Introducing Seasonal Wreaths – Fall & Winter

Its new stamp set launch over at Stamp Simply this week. Introducing Season Wreaths. Festive for fall!

I stamped the Fall Winter wreath 4 times. Twice in dark brown and twice in lighter brown inks. Some of the accents are part of the stamp, some are nuvo drops!

The Pumpkins are colored in copic markers and that fun Fall Paper is Authentique Gracious in 8×8. The center is cut with a circle die from my stash.

There are 2 wreath set to cover all seasons. check them out HERE.

Seasonal Wreaths – Fall & Winter
Kraft, white, black cardstock
memento black, light brown, dark brown ink
Authentique Gracious 8×8
circle die for the center
colored with copics, accents added with nuvo drops


Blog Hopping today with Spellbinders August Clubs Blog Hop Project Inspiration Celebration! Hopefully you have hopped with us before! It is so much fun to celebrate some of my favorite clubs!

For my card today I used the dies from the Small Die of the Month and the Card Kit of the Month.

I used some distress oxides to create the beach sunset and black cardstock to create the plan tree silhouettes.


To celebrate this release, Spellbinders is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 3 lucky blog readers – selected from the comments on the Spellbinder’s blog. Hop along for additional chances to win. Giveaway closes on Sunday, August 30th, 11:59 pm EDT. The winner will be announced in the blog hop post the following Tuesday. The winner is responsible for shipping cost, duties and taxes.

Giveaway Number 2:

You can win a $25 Spellbinders Gift Certificate! That’s right in addition to the above, you get another opportunity to win! I will draw a winner from all the comments to receive a $25 Spellbinders Gift certificate. Feel free to leave a comment!

(Please note, store credit (gift certificate) cannot be applied to Club Subscriptions. Store credit can be applied to shop past Club products, Club extras and regular releases.)

NOW IT’S TIME TO HOP: You should have arrived here from Hussena Calcuttawala And next Up is Virginia Lu. We’ve got lots of inspiration waiting for you created by fabulous card makers. Be sure to visit each one of their blogs and leave them some love!

Let’s get Hopping:

Spellbinders Blog
Nichol Spohr
Tina Smith
Carrie Rhoades
Bibi Cameron
Jenny Colacicco
Laurie Willison
Joy Baldwin
Michelle Short
Jean Manis
Hussena Calcuttawala
Jill Hilliard <——-You are here
Virginia Lu
Ilina Crouse
Varada Sharma
Henriëtte van Mierlo


Subscribe and get your Small Die of the Month kit TODAY!!! 

Card kit of the Month

All Available Spellbinders Clubs

Spellbinders VALUE Clubs (Scroll Down)

Crafty Friends Blog Hop featuring Gina K

Its the 20th and that means its the Crafty Friends Blog hop day. Who are the crafty friends? We are group of talented, crafty, stampers who all share a similar crafty beginning and want to show our amazing projects to all of you! This month we are featuring Gina K. Designs.

Gina has been kind enough to offer a 20% off coupon to all our blog hop readers today and tomorrow, be sure to scroll down and you will find it below.

I have been really loving the ease of clean and simple paired with a Slimline style card.  For my card, I am showcasing Gina’s mini stamp set called “On my Mind and in my Heart”.

This flower image is perfect for any sentiment!

Here is another design:

Here is a coupon code for you to use in the Gina K shop today and tomorrow.
Be sure to us the code CRAFTYFRIENDS20 at check out.

Time to Hop! Please follow along the Blog Hop with my other Crafty Friends for additional Gina K crafting inspiration. 

Jenny Hall
Tanya Boser
Ilina Crouse
Maria Willis
Becky Roberts
Sandi MacIver
Sue Plote
Sara Sherlock
Lydia Fiedler
Jill Hilliard <—— You are here


Mini Stamp Set: On My Mind and In my Heart

Clean and Simple Christmas

It’s Clean and Simple Christmas week at Stamp Simply. That means all projects shared this week on the Stamp Simply blog will focus on clean and simple Christmas cards. If you need more inspiration visit the blog by clicking HERE.

My card Features the O Christmas Tree set and the Wonder of Christmas sentiments. It comes as a Bundle HERE.

I colored the tree with copics to give the tree a glow.


O Christmas Tree (also comes with tree dies)

Wonder of Christmas Sentiments

stamp set BUNDLE.

The Trio: Stamp set bundle plus dies!

Echo Park Lumber Jack paper

white cardstock

memento ink

The Spooky Cottage by Becca Feeken (Spellbinders)

How fun is this! You may remember my post about the adorable Christmas cottage box dies here. Now you can decorate the box Halloween style.

This set is part of the brand new Halloween Collection by Becca Feeken. The Spooky Cottage Die set can be used alone but it is meant to coordinate with the fun Charming Cottage Box Die Set.

The ideas are endless when you can double duty your box dies for 2 holidays! The Cottages are so easy to make you are going to want create some for all your parties and gift giving this year.

Happy Crafting!

Christmas Foiled Basics by Yana Smakula

Today I am sharing cards with foiling using wonderful plates and dies from the Christmas Foiled Basics collection by Yana Smakula. (Spellbinders)

OH M GEE! Totally love these Hot glimmer plates and by now you probably know that I have come to LOVE LOVE LOVE Glimmer Hot Foil.

The finished size of this slimline card is 3.5 x 8.5. The Glimmer Winter Village is perfect for both A2 and Slimline cards!

The “Merry” plate is part of the Sparkling Christmas Glimmer Collection. You can see more inspiration for that HERE.

I absolutley love Yana’s collection! She is the queen of the Glimmer Hot Foil system and Everything she creates is BEAUTIFUL!!


Yana’s Glimmer Winter Village plates

Merry Salutations Glimmer hot foil Plate

Glimmer Hot Foil System

Gold Foil

Curvy Border A2 dies

White and gold foil cardstock

The Spellbinders Sparkling Christmas Glimmer Collection

It is never to early to start your Holiday cards and why not start with some fun new products! The Sparkling Christmas Glimmer collection from Spellbinders! Here is my card:

This Merry Salutations Glimmer Hot Foil Plate & Die Set has seven plates that includes a large word plate, “Merry”

The other plates are words (Merry, And Bright, From All of Us, and Christmas), Poinsettia and Holly leaves. Also included are five thin metal dies that cut the matching holiday foliage to layer or accent the design.

There are tons of fun products in the collection that launches today! Check them out HERE.

Happy Creating!

A Little Farmhouse Fun

Todays card features Stamp Simply’s Farmhouse Signage and Farmhouse All Occasion Greetings stamp sets.

The Graphic 45 Farmhouse paper is a perfect fit for this stamp set!

All projects shared this week on the Stamp Simply blog will focus on farmhouse style using these sets. If you need more inspiration visit the blog by clicking HERE.