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Stampin’ Up! Dragonfly Dandy Garden Memories

Happy Tuesday!  Tuesday is sort of a flyover day, right?  Neither the start of the workweek (bleh) – not HAWWWWMP DAY, Mike – and for sure not the END of the workweek (whoo-hoo!) – it’s just sort of a…filler.  It’s cousin, Thursday, has similar identity issues, right?

Today is, however, National Puppy Day!  So…it’s got that going for it!! 😉

My card today has nothing to do with Tuesday – or puppies, for that matter – it’s just a quick and easy card using the truly cool Dandy Garden Memories & More Card Pack, with a matching Dandy Garden Envelope and…a little help from the coordinating Dragonfly Garden Bundle.  Take a look-see:

Thanks to the amazing Dandy Garden Memories & More Card Pack, this one is super easy!

I pulled one of the large cards from the pack and trimmed it down a smidge to accomodate a Bumble Bee mat for the card front.

I wrapped some Mossy Meadow 3/16″ Braided Linen Trim twice around the matted panel – securing it in the back with Glue Dots.

On a piece of Basic White, I stamped the Dragonfly Garden sentiment in Blackberry Bliss and cut it with a Tasteful Labels die.  I used the same die to cut a Bumblebee mat, then used Liquid Glue to adhere the two die cuts together.

I popped the matted sentiment over the top of the braided trim with Stampin’ Dimensionals.  Then I tied a simple bow from the Mossy Meadow trim and adhered it with a Glue Dot.

I punched some tiny Blackberry Bliss dragonflies using the Dragonflies Punch (bundled with the Dragonfly Garden set) and adhered them with Liquid Glue – and that was it for the card front!

On the inside, I stamped a second Dragonfly Garden sentiment in Blackberry Bliss on a Basic White panel and added some of the pretty wildflowers in Bumble Bee.

I used Liquid Glue to adhere the panel to a Bumble Bee mat and into my Early Espresso card base, popped the card front on with Stampin’ Dimensionals and the card was done.

I did absolutely nothing to the already-perfectly-decorated Dandy Garden Memories & More Cards & Envelopes envelope!

Et Voila!  It took me a while to warm up to Memories & More Card Packs (I thought they were ONLY good for scrapbooking – but I was totally wrong!) but…this Dandy Garden Memories & More Card Pack is gorgeous!  And has SO many cool elements that you can use and use and use to create your card projects.  Or…even scrapbook pages!! 😉  And the Dragonfly Garden Bundle – well – it’s for sure one I hope makes it into the 2021-2022 Annual Catalog!!

I hope you like!

If you’d like to recreate this card, all the products and card cuts are listed below!

TTFN

M

 

 

 


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Stampin’ Up! 2020-21 Annual Catalog Retiring List Posts

Wednesday, 24 March!!

Believe it or don’t….the time is drawing near for the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog to take it’s leave! 🙁  Stampin’ Up! will post the 2020-2021 Annual Catalog Retiring List on Wednesday, 24 March at 1pm (MT)!  Once the list is posted, items on that list will only be available while supplies last.

I’ll share the retirement list quick as I can get it posted on Wednesday afternoon.  So check my blog for the list and then head to my online store to start picking up those items that you want to get before they’re gone forever!

If there are things that you are really wanting from the Annual Catalog, order now before the list posts to ensure you get them!


Stampin’ Up! 2021-2022 Annual Catalogs Coming Soon!

 


With the retiring list coming out soon – that means there’s a new Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog right around the corner!!  I’ll be ordering copies of the new Stampin’ Up! 2021-2022 Annual Catalogs for my customers in early April and mailing them back out just as soon as I get my hands on them!  Whoo-hooo!!

To make sure that you’re on my mailing list for a copy of the new catalog as soon as it arrives, make sure that you’ve placed an order through me within the last year.  All of my current customers are automatically on my mailing list to receive a new catalog!!

If you’re not a current customer of mine but would like to be and want a copy of the upcoming catalog, place an order through my online store and I’ll add you to my mailing list!


Get the Stampin’ Up! Products Used in This Project: 

Card Cuts Used in This Project:

Early Espresso Cardstock: 6 1/4″ x 8 1/2″ (card base, scored and folded at 4 1/4″)

Bumble Bee Cardstock: 4″ x 6″ (mats for card front and inner liner); Tasteful Labels die cut (behind sentiment)

Blackberry Bliss Cardstock: Dragonflies Punch dragonflies on front

Basic White Cardstock: 3 7/8″ x 5 7/8″ (inner liner); Tasteful Labels die cut (sentiment)

Dandy Garden Memories & More Card Pack: 3 7/8″ x 5 7/8″ (card front)


If you need any stamping supplies, I’d be very happy to be your Demonstrator. Just click on the Order Stampin’ Up! Online Now button on the right side of the screen to go directly to my online store or drop me an email if you have any questions. Happy Stamping!


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Finn Fan Fix 

 

Most of the time, a guy’s tongue is pretty easy to keep in the right spot.

You know – IN his mouth.  More or less!

But SOMETIMES….

You didn’t just take my picture AGAIN, did you, Mom!??

TTFN

M

 


Categories: 2021 Jan - Jun Mini Catalog, Easy, Memories & More, Quick, Retiring Products, Thank You Cards | Tags: , , , | 10 Comments

Stampin’ Up! Peaceful Pines and For Unto Us CAS Christmas Cards

Good morning, all – and Happy Happy HAWWWMP Day!  The week is flying by, isn’t it?  I had to look at my watch when I started this post last night to see what day it was.  I was shocked to realize it was already Tuesday.  Yikes!

I’ve been getting some queries about ideas for easy to make Christmas cards – that are suitable for making multiples!  I made one a couple weeks back using the Curvy Christmas stamp set – you can see it here.  But – it got me to thinking, so I decided to do a riff on that one – with one of my favorite stamp sets – the Peaceful Boughs set.  I added a sentiment for the inside from For Unto Us and went back to the gorgeous Gold Cards & Envelopes, just like the first card.  Take a look-see:

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Categories: 2020 Aug - Dec Mini Catalog, 2020-2021 Annual Catalog, Christmas, Clean-and-Simple, Easy, Quick, Simple | Tags: , , , , , | 18 Comments

Stampin’ Up! Curvy Christmas Sneak Peek with Video Tutorial to Make Quick Christmas Cards !

Well – it’s happened again, y’all!  Another week has gone by in a blink! Yikes!  I realized today that there’s like…two months until Christmas.  Okay – a little over that but…you know what I’m saying!  The Post Office is saying the shipping deadline for packages is 15 Dec for ground shipping.  And 18 December for greeting cards!  If the year keeps going as it has been – that’s like…tomorrow! 😉

If you were able to join me yesterday for my YouTube live, I appreciate you spending some time with me – if not, but you’d like to see the replay, here ’tis! 🙂

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Categories: 2020 Aug - Dec Mini Catalog, Christmas, Curvy Celebrations, Easy, Ordering Special!, Quick, Simple | Tags: , , , , | 8 Comments

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