Stampin’ Up! Feels Like Frost Sneak Peek for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Hey y’all – it’s Thursday, so it’s time for another Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop!!  Today’s Hop is a color challenge – and I’m excited to see what everyone comes up with –  I just know you’re going to see a ton of awesome-ness on the hop!

When I saw the color challenge, I immediately thought “Come Sail Away Suite”.  I mean – serious.  But then I thought – come on, Mare – let’s get outside the DSP pack.  So…I looked arround and decided to go with the new Feels Like Frost suite – coming SOON in the 2019 Holiday Catalog!  Take a look-see at what I came up with!

And…the color challenge (yea – I KNOW that you already know, but…it’s habit!).

I also borrowed a little inspiration for the layout from the Freshly Made Sketches challenge.


I started with a piece of Whisper White card stock and made a little “DSP”.  I used the small flower image from Frosted Foliage and stamped it all over in stamped-off-once Balmy Blue.  Then I matted it on Soft Suede for the card front.

The next panel is more Whisper White, covered in stamped-off-once Night of Navy with the same flower image.  It’s also matted on Soft Suede and adhered to the card front with Liquid Glue.

Finally – I cut a small piece of the Feels Like Frost 6″ x 6″ Specialty DSP, matted it on Soft Suede and adhered it with Liquid Glue.

I stamped the sentiment from Frosted Foliage in Soft Suede on Balmy Blue.  Then I used the frame die in the Frosted Frames Dies (bundled with the Frosted Foliage stamp set for a 10% savings!) to cut it out.  That frame is a lot bigger than I needed – so I cut it half way – moved the die to shorten it up and cut it from the other direction to make the smaller label.

While I had the die set out, I cut some leaves and flowers in Balmy Blue and Night of Navy.

I created the collage – starting with the leaves – using Liquid Glue.  Then I adhered a length of 5/8″ Burlap Ribbon and some Whisper White 5/8″ Flax Ribbon.  I popped the sentiment on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and finished it with a Linen Thread Double-Loop bow, adhered with a Glue Dot.

Finally – I added a few Night of Navy jewels from the Holiday Rhinestone Basic Jewels (in the 2019 Holiday Catalog!) and the card front was done!

On the inside, I used Balmy Blue and Night of Navy ink to stamp the flower from the front on a Whisper White panel.  I used stamped-off-once ink for all of them.

I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Soft Suede mat and into my Night of Navy card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done!

My Whisper White Medium Envelope got more Frosted Foliage flowers on the front…

…amd a little more of the Feels Like Frost 6″ x 6″ Specialty DSP on the envelope flap.

Et Voila!  I love this gorgeous Suite – anchored (see what I did there?  Just think about it a minute – it’ll come to you…) by the spectacular Feels Like Frost 6″ x 6″ Specialty DSP and finished up with the Frosted Foliage bundle!!  I hope you like!

Now that you’ve seen my card, take a minute to hop thru all our projects today  If you click on the Next Blog button, you’ll go right to Kristi’s page. And you can just click on the names below to go direct to all the blogs!

Amy Koenders

Mary Deatherage – YOU ARE HERE!

Kristi Gray

Jaimie Babarczy

Sue Prather

Karen Finkle

Eva Dobilas

Have fun on the Hop!!






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Card Cuts Used in This Project:  

Night of Navy Card Stock:  4 1/4″ x 11″ (card base, scored and folded at 5 1/2″)

Soft Suede Card Stock: 4″ x 5 1/4″ (mats for card front and for inner liner); 1 7/8′ x 4 1/2″ (mat for bottom art panel); 1 5/8″ x 3 5/8″ (mat for DSP panel)

Whisper White Card Stock: 3 7/8″ x 4 7/8″ (card front and inner liner); 1 3/4″ x 4 3/8″ (bottom art panel)

Balmy Blue Card Stock: Sentiment (die cut to 1″ x 2 1/2″)

Feels Like Frost 6″ x 6″ Specialty DSP: 1 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ (DSP panel on card front); envelope flap

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16 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Feels Like Frost Sneak Peek for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

  1. What a beautiful card! Love that designer paper and the die cuts, perfect! 🙂

  2. So very pretty, Mary! I love it.

  3. OMGosh, I’m in love! Great design, layering, collage, bow, papers, colors are a given! You name it, it’s so you!

  4. Lin Hense

    Absolutely gorgeous! I love your own DSP making this card so unique.

  5. My goodness…this is FANTABULOUS!!!!! I was thinking the same as you about using the Come Sail Away Suite, but just like you, I challenged myself. And I so love all the DSP you created, and combined with existing DSP….and your layering and that bow is just amazing!!! LOVE IT!!!

  6. Gale S.

    You have weigh too much time on your hands since you retired! (anchor, weigh, ha, ha) Love collage cards!

    • stampsnlingers

      I do see what you did there! 😉 Thanks very much, Gale! 🙂

  7. kristigraystamping

    Wow Mary, you really used the color challenge in a fun and new way. Glad you challenged yourself, Your card is beautiful.

  8. Jaimie

    Like the mix of stamped paper and designer series paper. Great layering as always.

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