Many Happy Birthdays – February 2017 Paper Pumpkin

The February 2017 Paper Pumpkin has arrived!

Don’t you just love it? The birthday slider cards are so adorable … the February 2017 Paper Pumpkin is a home run for Birthday fun. And how awesome is it that these cards leave a perfect size space for a gift card? What do you think?

For those of you who belong to my Paper Pumpkin Crew … remember to visit our group Facebook page to post pictures of your creations and see alternate uses for this Many Happy Birthdays kit!

Also … don’t forget about joining me for my Paper Pumpkin Party LIVE event! Why not join me to put together your kit from the comfort of your own home, win some prizes, and have some fun. Life is too short to craft alone! Details for this live event will be posted on the Paper Pumpkin Crew group Facebook page.

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Vertical Garden – Video Tutorial

How beautiful is this lovely succulents garden?

This lovely kit is perfect for your next crafty project! Wouldn’t it be the perfect addition to your spring time home décor?

Today’s project features the Vertical Garden stamp set and Vertical Garden Project Kit. These items can be found on page 22 of the Stampin’ Up!’s 2017 Occasion catalog. The kit comes with all the product to make this super cute home décor piece.

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My Top 5 Products – Occasions Catalog 2017

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Over the last two days I have featured my Top 5 bundles and stamp sets from Stampin’ Up!’s new 2017 Occasions Catalog. Be sure to check it out the bundles here and/or the stamp sets here if you missed it! So today … I am featuring my Top 5 products from the new catalog! There are SO many great new products in this catalog that didn’t fall into the category of bundles or stamps sets, so they get a list all their own!

Click here to get your wish list started if you haven’t already done so.

Aren’t you just dying to know what my top five 2017 Occasions products?

Of course you are!!

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Top 5 Stamp Sets – Occasions 2017

Yesterday, I featured my Top 5 Bundles from Stampin’ Up!’s 2017 Occasions Catalog. Be sure to check it out here if you missed it! So today … I am featuring my Top 5 stamp sets! There are SO many stamp sets without coordinating punches or framelit/thinlits dies that picking just five was really hard!

Get your wish list out … it’s about to get a little longer! Click here to get your wish list started if you haven’t already done so.

Aren’t you just dying to know what my top five 2017 Occasions stamp sets are?

Of course you are!!

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My Top 5 Bundles – 2017 Occasions Catalog

Occasions Cover

Spring is coming … and with that there is always a new Stampin’ Up! Occasions Catalog for you to drool over. This catalog is so good and perfect for all those spring time occasions coming your way! Have you seen the 2017 Occasions Catalog yet? If not … click here to get your wish list started!

As I have done for with each new catalog release, I will be doing three different Top 5 lists including one for my favorite bundles, one for my favorite stamp sets, and one for my favorite products. This catalog is packed full of bundles … 14 different ones to be exact. It was so hard to pick just five!

Aren’t you just dying to know what my top five bundles are from the 2017 Occasions Catalog?

Of course you are!!

Here we go …

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Sale-A-Bration 2017

Sale-A-Bration is here!

Now … what is Sale-A-Bration?

It’s an amazing time of the year where you can earn free, exclusive Stampin’ Up! product.

The product in the Sale-A-Bration catalog can not be purchased out right … you have to earn it!

And there are three ways you can do just that! Simply shop, join, and/or host to earn free product!

Here’s how it works:

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Blogging Friends Blog Hop – February 2017

Welcome to the Blogging Friends February 2017 Blog Hop!

The Blogging Friends is a group of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators located all across the U.S. and Canada who get together the first of every month to bring you a fun new themed blog hop. Each hop is loaded with awesome projects and tons of inspiration! This month we have special guest Tami White joining us … be sure to hop along to see all the great projects being shared this month.

If this is your first visit to my site – Welcome! Be sure to take a look around. If you love what you see, be sure to subscribe to my newsletter to receive a weekly recap of all my posts, notifications of new video tutorials, and other awesome Stampin’ Up! stuff. Also … be sure to leave a comment below to let me know if you are new to my blog. Or if you are one of my followers, let me know how you are liking this new addition to my lineup!

In case you’ve never “done” a blog hop before … here’s how they work: At the bottom of my post, you will see an image to click on that will take you to the next post in the blog hop series. Keep clicking on that same image at the bottom of each blog post to “hop” through all the participating blogs … until you make it back to me. That way you are sure not to miss any projects! There is also a list of all the participating with links at the bottom of this post for your reference.

The theme for this month’s blog hop is Love. Seems appropriate with Valentine’s Day right around the corner.

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Adoring Arrows – January 2017 Paper Pumpkin

The January 2017 Paper Pumpkin has arrived!

Don’t you just love it? The treat bags are so adorable … the January 2017 Paper Pumpkin is a home run for Valentine’s Day fun. And how super cute are those arrows? What do you think?

For those of you who belong to my Paper Pumpkin Crew … remember to visit our group Facebook page to post pictures of your creations and see alternate uses for this Adoring Arrows kit!

Also … don’t forget about joining me for my Paper Pumpkin Party LIVE event! Why not join me to put together your kit from the comfort of your own home, win some prizes, and have some fun. Life is too short to craft alone! Details for this live event will be posted on the Paper Pumpkin Crew group Facebook page.

Not a member of my Paper Pumpkin Crew yet? Or are you looking to buy your crafty friends an amazing gift to share some quality time together? Continue reading →

Blogging Friends Blog Hop – January 2017

Happy New Year!

Welcome to the Blogging Friends January 2017 Blog Hop!

The Blogging Friends is a group of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators located all across the U.S. and Canada who get together the first of every month to bring you a fun new themed blog hop. Each hop is loaded with awesome projects and tons of inspiration! This month we have special guest Janet Wakeland joining us … be sure to hop along to see all the great projects being shared this month.

If this is your first visit to my site – Welcome! Be sure to take a look around. If you love what you see, be sure to subscribe to my newsletter to receive a weekly recap of all my posts, notifications of new video tutorials, and other awesome Stampin’ Up! stuff. Also … be sure to leave a comment below to let me know if you are new to my blog. Or if you are one of my followers, let me know how you are liking this new addition to my lineup!

In case you’ve never “done” a blog hop before … here’s how they work: At the bottom of my post, you will see an image to click on that will take you to the next post in the blog hop series. Keep clicking on that same image at the bottom of each blog post to “hop” through all the participating blogs … until you make it back to me. That way you are sure not to miss any projects! There is also a list of all the participating with links at the bottom of this post for your reference.

The theme for this month’s blog hop is anything from the new upcoming Occasion Catalog that launches January 4, 2017. This new catalog is jam-packed with amazing Birthday, Valentine’s Day, Easter, Father’s Day, and a variety of other spring time themes that will get you looking forward to some warmer weather!

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Blogging Friends Blog Hop – December 2016

Welcome to the Blogging Friends October Blog Hop!

The Blogging Friends is a group of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators located all across the U.S. and Canada who get together the first of every month to bring you a fun new themed blog hop. Each hop is loaded with awesome projects and tons of inspiration! This month we have special guest Brian King joining us … be sure to hop along to see all the great projects being shared this month.

If this is your first visit to my site – Welcome! Be sure to take a look around. If you love what you see, be sure to subscribe to my newsletter to receive a weekly recap of all my posts, notifications of new video tutorials, and other awesome Stampin’ Up! stuff. Also … be sure to leave a comment below to let me know if you are new to my blog. Or if you are one of my followers, let me know how you are liking this new addition to my lineup!

In case you’ve never “done” a blog hop before … here’s how they work: At the bottom of my post, you will see an image to click on that will take you to the next post in the blog hop series. Keep clicking on that same image at the bottom of each blog post to “hop” through all the participating blogs … until you make it back to me. That way you are sure not to miss any projects! There is also a list of all the participating with links at the bottom of this post for your reference.

The theme for this month’s blog hop is anything Christmas, Hanukkah, or New Years. Choosing what to make wasn’t a hard one for me … because this is Day 8 of my 25 Days of Christmas series … so Christmas themed it is!

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