Pals Paper Art Color Challenge #170

This week the Pals Paper Art Challenge is a Color Challenge #170.  This was a tough challenge. While I love each of these colors individually, I struggled putting them together.  Here are the colors: The Midnight Muse and Crushed curry are striking together especially against Whisper White or Very Vanillla.  But adding Early Espresso did muddy things up (pun intended).  So here is what I did… As I the card unfolded I was not certain I…

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Bundle & Save – Butterfly Stamp Set & Punch

Stampin' Up! is always offering promotions to help you save money as you create.  Their newest promotion called the Butterfly Bundle combines the Papillion Potpourri Stamp Set and Bitty Butterfly Punch.  You can save 15% on this bundle now! Using Collage Curios (Retired stamp set from the Spring Mini catalog) and this new Butterfly Bundle I created this quick and easy card: The butterflies absolutely make this card! Do you know a crafter that would just…

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Quick and Easy Note card set

A quick and economical way to create a card is using Stampin’ Up!’s Note Cards & Envelopes.  For only $5.95 you get 20 scored  5″ x 3 1/2″ note cards and envelopes.  The card stock is even heavier than our standard Whisper White card stock.  This is a GREAT deal. I made this set of note cards as a gift for my goddaughter whose birthday is coming up later this month. She is in high…

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Organizing Framelits and Thinlits

If you are like me your life is full – work, family activities, household management, and more.  With all these responsibilites to juggle it is even more important for me to carve time out to create.  A key element to making all this possible is being organized.  And I love to organize!   Over the last year I have managed to accumulate ALL the Stampin' Up! Framelits and new Thinlits.  I had purchased magnetic sheets…

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