Stampin’ Up! Detailed Bells are Ringing for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

Happy Thanksgiving, y’all!  Hope you have a most wonderful day with friends and family!  Thanks for taking a minute out of your holiday to take a peek at today’s Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop!!  We’ve got a color challenge today – and I’m excited to see what everyone brings to the table!  I just know you’re going to see a ton of awesome-ness on the hop today!

Our colors are simple and classic and elegant so…I pulled out the Bells Are Ringing stamp set and bundled Detailed Bells dies.  Plus a couple of fun embossing folders.  Take a look-see:

And – here’s the colors we were playing with!

I also borrowed some design inspiration from the CAS(E) This Sketch challenge this week.

I started with two pieces of Very Vanilla cardstock.  I used my Stamparatus to stamp a little sentiment from the Itty Bitty Christmas stamp set in Night of Navy near the bottom of the panel.  Then I embossed the panel in the Subtle 3D Embossing Folder and matted it on Night of Navy.  For the smaller panel, I pulled out the brand new Parisian Flourish 3D Embossing Folder (coming on 4 Jan in the 2020 Jan – Jun Mini Catalog).  I embossed the panel, matted it on Night of Navy and adhered it to the card front with Liquid Glue.

With the Detailed Bells Dies, I cut out two smaller solid bells in Very Vanilla and a larger solid bell in Night of Navy.  I also cut some detailed bells – two in Night of Navy and one in Copper Foil.

I adhered the detailed bells to their solid counterparts with Liquid Glue.  Then I adhered the smaller bells to the card front with Liquid Glue and popped the large bell on with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

I tied a little bow from 1/4″ Copper Trim and adhered it with a Glue Dot – and the card front was done!

On the inside, I added a sentiment from Bells Are Ringing in Night of Navy to a Very Vanilla panel.  In the corner, I stamped a small bell in Night of Navy.  Over the top, I added a Copper Foil Detailed Bell die cut with Liquid Glue.

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

My Very Vanilla Medium Envelope got some Night of Navy bells on the front…

…and a Night of Navy bow on the envelope flap.

Et Voila!  Easy and elegant – the Bells Are Ringing Bundle, with the beautiful Detailed Bells dies – are perfect for the holiday season!  And the sweet sentiments in the Itty Bitty Christmas stamp set add just the right touch.  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

Akiko Sudano

Karen Ksenzakovic

Have fun on the Hop!!







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Card Cuts Used in This Project:  

Very Vanilla Card Stock: 4 1/4″ x 11″ (card base, scored and folded at 5 1/2″); 3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (card front and inner liner); 2 1/4″ x 3 7/8″ (smaller embossed panel); Detailed Die Cut bells

Night of Navy Card Stock:  3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″ (mats for card front and for inner liner); 2 3/8″ x 3 7/8″ (mat for smaller embossed panel); Detailed Bells die cut bells

Copper Foil: Detailed Die Cut bells

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12 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Detailed Bells are Ringing for the Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop

  1. The copper bell is way cool. Love your card.

    • stampsnlingers

      Thanks very much, Karen! Hope your Thanksgiving was wonderful! 🙂

  2. Beautiful card! love the die cut bells. Happy Thanksgiving!! 😀

  3. Stunning! Love that new embossing folder!! A most wonderful Thanksgiving to you and yours.

    • stampsnlingers

      I know!! It’s really gorgeous! Thanks, Julie – Happy Thanksgiving to you, too! 🙂

  4. WOW, Mary, this is so gorgeous…love how you focused on Very Vanilla and those bells are so stunning…oh and the new embossing folder is to die for!!!

  5. LOVE this Mary 🙂 I absolutely love your copper bell and the new embossing folder is perfect with your card. Beautiful!!

  6. Elisha Smith

    Beautiful card – I love the way you used the copper foil and trim – perfection! Hope you had a glorious Thanksgiving (and your turkey thawed in time😉) 🦃🥧🍽😋

    • stampsnlingers

      It did – and we did! I hope the same for you and yours, Elisha! Thanks so much and Happy Thanksgiving! 🙂

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