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The Perfect Pear….

Sometimes your plans just don’t work out….like sharing samples last week of the Tutti-Frutti Suite. I live in California and we are very lucky to have been having some amazing weather so we headed to the beach for a few days to relax and enjoy the sun with friends and family.

Today I cleared off my desk and started to get back to what I started, creating with the Fruit Basket stamp set and Tutti-Frutti Designer Series paper….the perfect pear!

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Directions:

  • Start with a card base of lemon lime twist CS (5 1/2″ X 8 1/2″, scored at 4 1/4″)
  • Next emboss a piece of whisper white CS (3 3/4″ X 5″) with the Simple Stripes embossing folder and adhere to a piece of crumb cake CS (3 7/8″ X 5 1/8″), adhere to the lemon lime card base.
  • Make a banner with a 2″ strip of Tutti-Frutti DSP and flag the bottom with the triple banner punch
  • Wrap a 6″ piece of lemon lime twist ribbon around the top of the banner and tie in a knot, adhere to the front of the card.
  • Punch out 1 starburst in tutti-frutti DSP, die cut 1 stitched circle in whisper white and sponge the edges in crumb cake ink. With crushed curry ink and a sponge dauber color the back side of a metallic foil doilie and cut in half.
  • Stamp the basket in crumb cake ink on crumb cake CS and cut out. Stamp a couple pears in both crushed curry and lemon lime twist ink, punch out with the pear punch. Stamp “hello” in crumb cake ink on a scrap of whisper white CS, cut out and punch a 1/6″ hole. Wrap a piece of linen thread around basket and tie a bow with the tag.
  • Attach the basket to the stitched circle with dimensionals, add the pears with mini dimensionals.
  • Layer together by adhering 1 half of the doilie to each side of the starburst, attach the whisper white stitched circle next with dimensionals, and adhere to the banner below the knot and add acouple tutti-frutti sequins.

I love making cards that are general, they are perfect when you just want to say hello and brighten someones day or add a sentiment inside!

If you would like to create this card or want to create your own using the Tutti-Frutti Suite check out the supplies below!

When placing an order online don’t forget it’s Sale-A-Bration and for every $50 purchase you are rewarded with a Free Sale-A-Bration item!

Use Hostess code K2BC2QJM or if your order is more then $150 be your own HOSTESS and receive Hostess REWARDS for you! Who doesnt LOVE Free product!

Price: $110.00

Heres a little bit of last weeks view, minus the dolphins….I love California beaches!
Thank you for stopping by, I hope you were inspired by my card and are ready to start creating one for you!
Jeanne Kooker
Independent stampin’ Up! Demonstrator since 2003

 

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Simple & Sweet!

“You Are The Sweetest” is just one of the sayings that is included in the Fruit Basket Bundle. This fun bundle has 4 punches that coordinate with the  pear, watermelon, strawberry and pineapple stamp images, add the Tutti-frutti paper stack, washi tape, sequinslemon lime twist ribbon and you will be set to create cards, treats and scrapbook pages.

Today’s card I created using the strawberry stamps, strawberry punch and the tutti-frutti 6 X 6 paper stack featuring night of navy, real red and lemon lime twist.

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 Cutting Instructions:

  • card base- whisper white note card and envelopes
  • night of navy- cut 1 at 1 1/4″ X 5″
  • tutti frutti real red print – 1″ x 5″
  • tutti frutti night of navy print – 1/2″ X 5″
  • lemon lime twist – 3/4″ X 5″

Directions:

  • along the bottom of the card stamp 5 strawberries in real red, stamp the 5 lemon lime twist tops.  (the Stamparatus is helpful in positioning strawberries)
  • punch out scallop border with the decorative ribbon border punch, adhere small scallop to edge of night of navy print.
  • adhere night of navy CS to top edge of note card, add real red tutti frutti print, add night of navy tutti frutti print.
  • stamp”you are the sweetest” in night of navy on a scrap of whisper white CS, punch out with classic label punch, punch a hole for the bakers twine with the 1/16″ hand-held punch.
  • wrap a 25″-30″ piece of white bakers twine around the card, tie into a bow, wrap linen thread around the bow, insert the tag and tie a bow to complete.

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Use HOSTESS CODE K2BC2QJM when placing an online order, or if your order is $150 or more receive Hostess REWARDS for you!

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Thank you for stopping by, comeback often for more inspiration!
Jeanne Kooker
Independent Stampin’ Up! Demontrator since 2003

 

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Lot’s of Lavender

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Lot’s Of Lovely Sale-A-Bration Stamp Set

Choose the Lot’s of Lavender stamp set for FREE  during Sale-A-Bration !

Lot’s of Lavender stamp set is a two-step stamp set that can be colored quickly with stamped images or for a more detailed look you can use the Stampin’ Blends as I did on this card. During Sale-A-Bration you will earn FREE Sale-A-Bration items with each $50 product purchase, the Lot’s of Lavender was one of the first ones I picked! If you would like to create this card follow my step by step directions below, I used the New STAMPARATUS tool from Stampin’ Up!, if you didn’t get in on the PRE ORDER  it will be  available June 1st in our New Annual catalog.

Let’s get started!

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Place the whisper white CS template on the Stamparatus, use magnet to hold in place
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Press plexi plate down to pick up stamp.
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Place the die cut oval in the template and stamp image once.

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This bow maker sure makes it easy to create the perfect bow..

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Cutting instructions:

  • whisper white 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ (#2 stitched oval), calypso coral 2″ x 4″ (#2 scallop oval), Sweet Soiree Designer Series Paper 2 3/8″ x 4 3/8″, whisper white narrow note card & envelope

Are you ready to get stamping? Check out the complete list of supplies below, earn the Lot’s of Lavender stamp set with a $50 purchase (before tax & shipping)

Place your order online and earn Hostess rewards with all orders over $150

or use Hostess code K2BC2QJM now through February 20th!

Price: $110.00

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 Thank you for stopping by my blog today, I hope I have inspired you to create a card!
Create with Jeanne
Jeanne Kooker
Independent stampin’ Up! Demonstrator since 2003

 

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Oh Happy Day!

It’s #mailacardmonday….  for today’s card I  pull out a favorite stamp set of mine from our Annual Catalog, Happiest of Days. I love the whimsical style of the design, the different sayings and that I can use my New Stampin’ Blends to color the images.

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Measurements:

  • Sweet Sugarplum – 5 1/2″ X 8 1/2″, score at 4 1/4″
  • Basic black – 2 at 4″ X 5 1/4″ (1 for inside)
  • Whisper White – 2 at 3 7/8″ X 5 1/8″ (1 for inside)

Instructions:

  • With Memento ink stamp a border of flowers along the bottom of the whisper white, stamp the “oh happy day” about an inch above starting with the one in the center.
  • Add a strip of washi tape above the flowers, using the basic black marker I spattered flecks above the words.
  • Color in the leaves using the lighter Old Olive Stampin’ Blend first then shade with the darker Old Olive Stampin’ Blend marker. Repeat for the flowers but use the light & dark Rich Razzleberry Stampin’ Blends markers.
  • Adhere the whisper white CS to the basic black CS, wrap the bakers twine around twice and tie a bow.
  • Attach to the sweet sugarplum CS card base with dimensionals.

Below is a complete list of supples used to great this card, click on any item to shop at my online store.

  • Use  Hostess Code K2BC2QJM  now through February 23
  • Earn a FREE Sale A Bration item with each $50 purchase
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Thanks for stopping by, I hope you have a creative day!
Jeanne Kooker