Another set of goodbyes

a few more favorites:  Friends 24/7, petal Pizzaz, Simply Said, and Great Friend

these were my retirement stamp-a-stack.  

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May is National Scrapbooking month

Just in case you have not heard!

Here is a layout my scrapbook club girls made last month.  

And some goodies are on sales from SU:

Stamps: Friends24/7

Paper: crumb cake, bashful blue, so saffron, very vanilla, old olive

Ink: very vanilla craft ink

Accessories: cork, Butterflies & top note die, ribbon and punches

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More card kit alternates

Here is the original:

and 2 alternate versions:


alternate versions:

See THIS POST for more design options

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Creative flexibility

I made a few extra samples using my July card kit to show the flexibility. You don’t need to own the stamp set to purchase the kit. Just a little bit of flexibility…

Here is the original card design:

and here are 2 additional samples using the same supplies, just different stamp sets:

And another original card design:

and 2 more alternate versions:

I really like the card with Upsy Daisy and all I did was flip the DSP to make it more chocolate! FUN!

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Stamps: Razzle Dazzle and Upsy Daisy

Paper: Bashful blue, so saffron chocolate chip card stock and designer prints paper.

Ink: to match

Accessories: brads, taffeta ribbon, top note, various punches

More friends 24×7 & blog tour

Dont Miss the RemARKable blog tour and a chance to win $50 in prizes! See my right side Bar for the full tour list of some of my fabulous teammates~ visit THIS POST for the details on the prizes

Just a Quick post for today….lots of holiday weekend picnics and shopping to done!

when you are done here …Pop on Over to and see Kim Warne. She will point you in the right direction if you are taking the blog tour!!!!

Recipe for my card….All supplies are Stampin’ Up!

Stamps: Friends 24×7

Paper: Soft suede, kraft, very vanilla

Ink: soft suede

Accessories: Melon mambo polka dot ribbon, button latte, top note, large oval punch

Movers & Shapers treat box & More

First a melon Mambo card, cased from HERE by Dawn McVey.

And just in time for the 4th of July:

Bye Bye pacific point! Isn’t this so Cute!


4.25 x 11 movers and shapers die cut

with the shapers window on your left score at 3/4″ , 1-1/5″ , 5-1/2 (already there) 6-1/4 and 10-1/4

fold over to form box wrap. there is an extra tab that tucks underneath

box base: 5-1/2 x 5-3/8, score at 3/4″ on all sides, snip short score lines to form the box base