A little washi fun

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Hello, friends! My friend Jolane is such an enabler. She posts these awesome and fun videos from the parking lot of Michaels and her latest one was about washi tape being on sale. She had me at unicorns so naturally, I went on the hunt.

I ended up finding the Unicorns as well as Mermaids!!
Here's a few cards I created with them.



I layered different patterns of the washi tape on the card base and coordinated some fun stamps. I layered them on the washi tape using my favorite 3D foam squares from Therm-O-Web.ther




These were easy and quick to create.

I think I am officially obsessed with washi tape now.

Thanks for stopping by!

{S}

New releases from Unity

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Hello Unity friends! Today's releases are SO much fun!

Here's a look at  this week's promotions.







For today's Hop I created a few cards using the new planner girls for you. 


Check out my pick, the Planner Girls Bundle! You get these 3 girls!















I love these girls! So versatile, so cute! Now make sure you visit all the blogs for you chance to win!




We have TWO amazing Unity filled prize packages to giveaway. Leave a comment on EACH blog in the hop (including the Unity blog) for your chance to win.

— PRIZE WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED MONDAY NIGHT —


Anna Griffin Card Front Cutting dies

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Hello friends! Just sharing some of my Card Front dies creations today. Let me just tell you how much I LOVED these dies! Oh my goodness! They are so beautiful and fun to create with!

Hre's a look at my creations.

Add some black and glitter paper and you've got a fancy card for the groom or Dad in your life!!


I tucked one of Anna's die cut flowers behind the sentiment like a boutonniere. So fun right?


Use a few different colors of cardstock and paper piece them together to create this look.






This one I cut with ivory cardstock and then colored with my Copic markers.





Glitter cardstock makes everything fancy!




Well that's it for today!

Thank you for stopping by today!

{S}

Fun with Gina K Designs Foil mates

Monday, July 3, 2017

Hello friends! Today I am sharing a few fun cards I created with some amazing products from



 Gina K Designs!

Today's cards are featuring Foil Mates backgrounds and sentiments, Nested Oval Dies and Wild Lilac fancy foils.





These products make it easy to create beautiful cards quickly.





For more information on how I created these cards head on over the the Therm-O-Web blog to see the entire post HERE


Thanks for stopping by!

{S}

Unity and Misti!

Friday, May 26, 2017

Hello Unity friends! Thanks for joining us today as we hop with



I'm so excited to be sharing some Unity/Misti creations with you today. A super big thank you to My Sweet Petunia!

Using the Misti to stamp was life changing! So many times I went to stamp an image and it came out crooked or there was not enough ink.
Not after the Misti!
The Misti makes precision stamping so easy!


It helps to create cards like this one easy!
I used Versamark and gold embossing powder to make the coloring stand out. With the Misti, I can place my cardstock on the stamping platform and then position the stamp before I ink it up.

One tip I want to share I learned from Jennifer Mcguire is to take the top sheet of your Misti grid paper and laminate it. This makes it easy to wipe away the ink so you can conserve the sheets that come with the Misti and you can also use it for mirror stamping techniques. What's that you say? Yep, I tested it and it works!

Unity Stamp; Remembering you Blooms
Now here's the good stuff!


Everyone who leaves a comment on all the blogs in the hop will go into a drawing for 3 prize packs from Unity and winner's choice of an Original or Mini MISTI.
You'll need to comment by May 30th at noon Central to be eligible.

Winners will be posted on both the Unity Blog and the My Sweet Petunia blogs on May 31st.


Now here's the list of all who are hopping!


Unity Blog

Good Luck!

For the Dads and men in our lives

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Hello friends. Father's Day is just a month away and Anna had an awesome new product on her May HSN show for masculine cards. 

Here's a look at Acetate card layers for him.










Just add some twine and a few of Anna's 3D stickers and you've got a great card for the guy in your life.




This car sticker was fun to add to this design.

Thanks for stopping by!

{S}

His and Hers letterpress folders

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Hello friends! I am back again sharing some designs with Anna Griffin's His & Hers letterpress cards. These folders were fun and easy to create with and the results made some beautifu cards.



Anna's Collage Toppers were easy to add to this design.






Oh the flamingoes! They don't have to be pink!





I chose to use the pineapple design for a masculine card.



I love how the red ink really made this card bold and fun.





Thanks for stopping by today!

{S}

Anna Griffin Accordian Fold Embossing folders

Friday, May 19, 2017


Hello friends! Today I am excited to share some samples I created using Anna's Accordian Fold embossing folders. These folders are, as Anna says a "One and done!" emboss.

I could not believe how easy these were to run through my cuttlebug and embellish into beautiful cards! 

Here's a look at some of my designs.





I embellished the front of the card and used Anna's butterfly die to create my focal point. Layering a die twice adds dimension and glitter paper makes it pop.



Then you simply slide off the bow to reveal the beauty of the inside!


This one is a little more simple on the cover design but the large bow makes it pretty.



And a few more sanding, inking and just added frills!



This bow die you may already have in your collection fits the front! You can really have alot of fun with this folder.



I love the way the inkng turned out on this one. So fun and pretty!




A pretty purple baby themed one. 





These cards were so fun and easy to create! The folders are a must-have. I am not surprised they sold out so quickly. You can sign up at HSN.com to get an alert if they come back into stock.

Thanks for stopping by today!!

{S}
 
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