Meant to Be…

Meant To Be is one of two bundles in the All My LOVE Suite featured in the 2019 Occasions catalog. This suite may say “Valentines” at first glance but with so many images and sayings you will be able to use it year long.

I created this card using  product from the suite except for a few basics and wanted to use a layout that was easy to change up for additional cards. To get started you will need to cut the following paper:

  • Lovely Lipstick – cut 1 at 5 1/2″ X 6 1/2″, score at 4 1/4″, cut 1 at 4 1/4″ X 2 3/4″ (use the scallop framelit for the lower edge)Whisper white – cut 1 at 4″ X 5 1/4″, 3′ X 3″ scrap to die cut heartAll My Love designer series paper – cut 1 at 5 1/4″ X 2″, die cut 1 large and 1 small heart


  • Adhere the DSP to the front of the card & the whisper white to the inside of card.Stamp your sentiment in the lower right hand corner with Crumb Cake inkWrap a 18″ piece of the Flirty Flamingo ribbon  around the scallop Lovely Lipstick card stock and tie a bow.Slip the scallop white heart under the ribbon, add the large die cut heart with dimensionals and then the small one.Attach to the card front with dimensionals.

Below is a list of the supplies I used to create this card, click on any image and you will be directed to my online store.

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~ Jeanne Kooker ~ Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator ~


Holiday Treat…101

I love creating treats to give at the holidays, for a special event or just to share. If you like treats, want fun ideas to create treats follow along each Tuesday ….Wednesday this week for new treat ideas ❤️

Something old….covering Hersey nuggets, something new…. the Christmas Traditions punch box!

To create this go to treat you need

  • #148030- Christmas Traditions Punch Box
  • #141703- 1- 2X8″ cellophane bag
  • #147820 -Festive Farmhouse DSP
  • #101650- Very Vanilla CS
  • #133676- Missy Meadow CS
  • #148012- Sprig Punch (punch 2)
  • #143717- Starburst Punch (Punch one)
  • #102283- Versamark ink
  • #109129- Gold embossing powder
  • #147888- Festive Farmhouse cotton twine

(Cover nuggets with 1″ X 3″ DSP)

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Merry and Bright…

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If you have been following me this week you may have noticed how easy it is to pull out different cards that coordinate and make simple cards, treats and more. The card I am featuring is one of my favorite fun folds, not only because it easy but because it can be used in several different ways. I will be making it as a gift card holder but you could also stamp on each section or even used as a photo card,  invitation or announcement.

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To get started you will need:

  • Santa’s Workshop Memories & More card pack
  • poppy parade card– cut 1 card base in half at 4 1/4″ X 6 1/4″, save the other 1/2 to make another one 🙂
  • poppy parade card stock– cut 1 at 4 1/4″ X 9 3/4″ and score at 3 1/4″ & 6 1/2″
  • adhere one 4″ X 6″ card to the poppy parade card base
  • adhere one 4″ X 3″ card to the front fold, i added an arrow sticker to this card
  • trim one 4″ X 3″ card to 3″ X 3″, adhere to the middle section with tear & tape on 3 sides to form a pocket.
  • adhere one 4″ X 3″ card to the last fold, I added a tree sticker to the lower right corner.
  • Adhere the tri fold to the card base centering it and finish by adding a few red rhinestones for bling.

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Not just a card…

….but a gift, it seems like gift cards are very popular around the holidays and when I give them I like to dress them up a little.

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To create this gift card holder I added the Santa’s workshop Memories & More cards & Envelopes to my supplies. The Cards & Envelopes come with 20 cards bases, 10 each of 2 sizes (3″ X 4″ & 4″ X 6″) with matching envelopes……I plan on stocking up on these to use for valentines cards 🙂

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Lets get started with our gift card holder by pulling out a few cards and stickers from the card pack and some poppy parade ribbon & garden green bakers twine.

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Outside pocket:

  • seal a small envelope and cut off the top, it should be 3 1/2″ X 4 1/4″
  • glittered stripe card- cut 1 at 2″ X 3″
  • heart candy cane card- cut 1 at 3″ X 3″
  • polka dot card- cut 1 at 1″ X 3″
  • adhere the candy cane card to the glittered stripe card (4″ X 3″)
  • adhere the 1″  polka dot and tie a piece of garden green bakers twine around with a bow
  • attach to the envelope with dimensionals making sure the opening is on top and attach the Happy Christmas sticker on the front with dimensionals

Gift card tag:

  • garden green card stock (or one of the cards in the pack)- cut 1 at 3″ X 4 1/2″
  • punch a hole with the detailed trio punch for the ribbon, slip a 4″ piece of ribbon through the hole and tie a piece of garden green bakers twine around with a knot.
  • add a couple stickers to decorate the tag along the bottom.

This simple gift card holder idea I am sure you will come up with many more combinations with the variety cards that are includes. Below are a list of the supplies used. You can click on any of the products to be directed to my online store or go to

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Happy Halloween!

I love seeing all the cute costumes and families walking with their kids and going house to house on Halloween. I hope you are all staying warm and enjoy your Halloween night!

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Simple treats….

IMG_1159Looking for easy holiday treats for your children’s classmates, your coworkers, neighbors, friends or to hand out at holiday gatherings? Today I have two treats that I have made over and over to hand out. To create them I used the Santa’s Workshop Memories & More card pack plus a few extra supplies. (listed at the bottom of this post)

Treat #1 Santa’s Elf

Die cut two 2 1/2″ scallop squares, score at 1″ and adhere to each other. (you could also cut two 2 1/2″ squares)

Punch out 1 garden green starburst, punch out the elf from one of the 3″ X 4″ cards with a 1 3/4″ circle punch.


Wrap a piece of the poppy parade ribbon around and tie a knot to form an opening to slide in a snack size candy bar. Adhere the garden green starburst to the front and then attach the elf with a couple of dimensionals. Finish off with a rhinestone for the tip of his hat.


 Treat #2 Santa’s Nuggets

You will need 5 Hersey nuggets, cut five 1″ X 3″ pieces from 2 coordinating cards and cover the nuggets. Slide into a 2″ X 8′ cello bag and set aside. To create the topper I cut a 2″ X 3″ piece from one of the cards and scored it at 1 1/2″, cover the top opening of the bag and staple closed. Wrap a piece of garden green bakers twine around twice and tie a bow, add the Santa and “YUM” with dimensionals.

*I like to use tear and tape to secure the paper around the nuggets 🙂

I hope you are ready to create your treats! Below I have added the products used to create these treats, many of the items will be used on other projects I will be sharing this week.

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Santa’s Workshop…

Stampin’ Up! has created these amazing Memories & More card pack that are great for both scrap-booking your memories, creating cards, tags, treats and more! Each Memories & More card pack not only coordinates with our colors but with a featured suite or kit in one of our catalogs. This is one of the features I enjoy most, its easy to add accessories, additional paper and even stamp sets to stretch your creativity.

This week I will be sharing the Santa’s Workshop Memories & More card pack, I have created treats, gift cards, packaging, cards and a scrapbook all ready to add photos too.

Before I share them I thought I would share just what comes in your Memories and More card pack…..This kit would be perfect for anyone that enjoys paper crafts, beginner or experienced!

The Santa’s Workshop Memories & More card pack includes 50 double-sided cards (2 each of 25 designs)in 3″ X 4″ and 4″ X 6″ sizes; 6 single-sided glittered specialty cards in 4″ X 6″; 4 sticker sheets. (Acid free and lignin free) Below you can see the color combo and a collection of many of the cards, sticker sheets and specialty paper.


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Get Cozy with Flannel…

Flannel shirts are warm & cozy and remind me of cooler nights and sitting by a fire. I wanted to create that feeling with paper so I started grabbing products that would help me create a background paper that reminded me of my favorite flannel shirt….

The Buffalo Check background stamp will work for the base,  I will add the detail lines with the Stampin’ Blends, using both the fine and brush tips. To give it the texture I wanted I use the Subtle embossing folder and ran it through the Big Shot. I created three different pieces with totally different colors….

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…and from these three pieces I created a Fall, Christmas and Valentines day card. It really is hard to stop when you start playing with the different color combinations.


#1 Give Thanks (tip, I colored the whisper white ribbon with the night of navy Stampin’ Blend)

  • color combo- night of navy, crumb cake and pumpkin pie
  • stamp sets- Colorful Seasons, Labels of Love, Buffalo check background
  • accessories- linen thread, whisper white ribbon, True Gentlemen buttons
  • tools- Seasonal Layers Thinlets, Subtle embossing folder, Big Shot


#2 Very Merry Christmas

  • color combo- real red, old olive, crumb cake, early espresso
  • stamp set- Cookie Cutter Christmas, Buffalo Check background
  • accessories- Santa’s Workshop enamel shapes, real red cotton ribbon
  • tools- Layering Circle & Stitched shape framelits, Big Shot, Cookie Cutter punch


#3 With all My Heart (tip, I colored the rhinestone with the black Stampin’ Blend)

  • color combo- black, real red, whisper white
  • stamp sets-Nothing Sweeter Bundle, Buffalo Check
  • accessories – real red satin ribbon, polka dot tulle, rhinestones
  • tools – Big Shot

Below I have added the products used on each of the 3 cards, click on any of the items and you will be directed to my online store. Now through October 31 ST if you place an order of $25 or more you will receive a PDF with complete instructions, all orders over $60 will receive the card kits also (stamped images not included) You can earn your own Host Rewards with all orders over $150 PLUS get the PDF & card kit 🙂

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#2 Very Merry Christmas
#3 With all My Heart
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Jeanne Kooker ~ Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator