Sunday, June 12, 2022

Roll The Die Challenge #3 Congrats TriFold Gift Card Holder


 



It’s time for the 3rd installment of the Roll The Die Challenge.  

This time when Caron Bailey rolled the crafty dies, they fell on:

  • Congratulations 
  • Paper Piecing
  • In Colors
  • Fun Fold
  • Bling

Here is my custom designed fun fold card. I am calling it a Tri-Fold gift card holder.

Tune in on Sunday June 12th at 2pm ET on Caron Bailey’s YouTube channel or watch the replay to see me demonstrate how to make this project and some other great projects from my Stampin' friends. 









Measurements:

Starry Sky Cardstock: 5 1/2" x 11" scored @ 7 3/4" and 3 1/2"
Die cut with a border die on the 3 1/2" panel at 1" from the top to the bottom corner

Basic White Cardstock: 4" x 5 1/4" and 3 1/4" x 5 1/4"
Hues of Happiness DSP: 3" x 5"
Tea Boutique DSP: 4" x 4" die cut largest circle 
Starry Sky Cardstock: 4" x 4" die cut largest circle

Gift Card Holder- from the May 2022 Paper Pumpkin- To make your own use the approximate measurements below:
3" x 3 3/8" cardstock or Designer Series Paper
Score on 3 sides: left bottom and right at 3/8"
trace 2 1/2 circle over the left top side of the rectangle 3/8" in from the left side on the back of your Paper/Cardstock and miter the where the 3'8" score meets the circle, the bottom left and right corner and a small snip of the top right corner as pictured below.


Product List :




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   *****SALE NEWS*****



Don’t miss the Buy One Get one HALF OFF of our Kits sale! You can find the kits in the KITS section of the online store. There are some restocked kits available as well as a brand new Memory Book kit. 

I just picked up the Memory Book kit and the restocked Light The Candles kit for myself.





Have you heard the news? The January–June 2022 Mini Catalog will be retiring soon!
 
It’s always bittersweet to see a classic Stampin’ Up! catalog take a trip to retirement. But, we’re looking forward to all the new products on their way—and we hope you are, too!
 
With every retiring catalog comes a spectacular sale: the Last Chance Products promotion! With this sale, you can stock up on your favorite products before they’re gone for good. Save up to 50% on essential craft supplies starting TODAY!
 
What are you waiting for? Start shopping! After all, this selection of Last Chance Products is only available while supplies last.

Sunday, June 5, 2022

Abstract Beauty Card

HELLO BEAUTIFUL!





I just love the Abstract Beauty Suite from the January - June 2022 Mini Catalog. The paper and patterns and bold stamps are so much fun to work with. I made this fun fold card using the Hello Beautiful Stamps and Beautiful Shapes Dies and am so happy they are being carried over into the new annual catalog.  The paper is sadly retiring so get some before it is gone at the end of the month. The new July- December Mini Catalog and Sale-a-bration start on July 1st. 


Card Measurements:
5 1/2" x 8 1/2" scored at 1 7/8" and 4 1/4" Polished Pink Cardstock
3" x 3" Polished Pink Cardstock
2 7/8" x 2 7/8" DSP
1/3/4" x 5 3/8" DSP
(2) 2 1/4" x5 3/8" DSP
4" x 5 3/8" Basic White
Scraps for die cutting: DSP, Shimmer Vellum, White





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            *****SALE NEWS*****



Don’t miss the Buy One Get one HALF OFF of our Kits sale! You can find the kits in the KITS section of the online store. There are some restocked kits available as well as a brand new Memory Book kit. 

I just picked up the Memory Book kit and the restocked Light The Candles kit for myself.





Have you heard the news? The January–June 2022 Mini Catalog will be retiring soon!
 
It’s always bittersweet to see a classic Stampin’ Up! catalog take a trip to retirement. But, we’re looking forward to all the new products on their way—and we hope you are, too!
 
With every retiring catalog comes a spectacular sale: the Last Chance Products promotion! With this sale, you can stock up on your favorite products before they’re gone for good. Save up to 50% on essential craft supplies starting TODAY!
 
What are you waiting for? Start shopping! After all, this selection of Last Chance Products is only available while supplies last.



PAPER PUMPKIN: JUNE

ABOUT THE KIT:

Name: Pick of the Crop

This kit includes:

  • This month’s kit contains enough elements to create 9 cards—3 each of 3 designs—and 9 coordinating envelopes. This all-inclusive kit includes printed card bases, die-cut paper pieces, adhesive, and more!
  • The Pick of the Crop Paper Pumpkin Kit includes a Calypso Coral Classic Stampin’ Spot!
  • This kit’s stamp set is perfect for expressing your love, gratitude, and style. With sentiments that say “Love you a whole bunch”, “You’re the pick of the crop”, “You are the sweetest,” and so many more, you’ll be able to use this photopolymer stamp set for all of your summer projects.
  • This kit also includes specialty vellum pieces to add a fresh touch to your cards.
  • And you’ll get a Mini Shopping Bag (5-3/8" x 6"; 13.7 x 15.2 cm) which can be used to hold a couple cards for a unique craft element. (Additional bags available to purchase separately.)
  • Card size: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" (10.8 x 14 cm)
  • Envelope size: 4-1/2" x 5-3/4" (11.4 x 14.6 cm)
  • Coordinating colors: Blackberry Bliss, Cajun Craze, Calypso Coral, Crushed Curry, Garden Green, Night of Navy, Soft Succulent 

Available for purchase on stampinup.com starting 13 June 2022:

Mini Shopping Bags Add-On

Item Number: 161922 

Item Price: $13.00 USD | $18.00 CAD

Add-on details:

  • You must be a current Paper Pumpkin subscriber to purchase this item.
  • Includes 4 mini canvas bags.
  • You can fit a couple cards in each bag. Perfect for a fun twist on card packaging!
  • Stamp or color on the bags for a personalized touch.
  • Mini Shopping Bag size: 5-3/8" x 6" (13.7 x 15.2 cm)

 

SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION

Subscribe to the December Paper Pumpkin Kit between 11 May and 10 June at 

HTTPS://WWW.PAPERPUMPKIN.COM/EN-US/SIGN-UP/?DEMOID=2235688.

Note: Supplies may be limited toward the end of the subscription 

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Roll The Die Challenge Live featuring He’s The Man



Today I will be doing a live demonstration of how to make this card on Caron Bailey’s YouTube channel for the second episode of Roll The Die.

Roll The Die Episode 2:





We will be live on YouTube on Caron Bailey’s channel creating masculine themed cards at 2pm ET Sunday May 15th.  Catch us live or watch the replay.


https://youtube.com/channel/UCbkSEyM7ToJDodRqSrRDbLg


My card Features the Stampin’ Up! He’s The Man Suite of Products. 


  • Challenge:
  • Masculine Card
  • Clean And Simple
  • 2+ Layers
  • Paper Piecing




Measurements:

Crumb Cake CardStock: 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" scored at 4 1/4" and 2" x 5 1/2"
He's The Man DSP: 3 1/4" c 5 1/2"
Cajun Craze CardStock scrap
Basic White CardStock 4" x 5 1/4" and scrap
Vellum Layering Designs 3" x5 1/2"
Silver Specialty Foil scrap



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***************SPECIALS************




Join my team of Discount Shoppers in May and get an assortment of the new In Color products for free in addition to the products you choose for your Starter Kit!!!


The Stampin’ Up! Starter Kit is $99, ships for free, and you get to fill you kit with $125 in products of your choice. Anything currently available!


The Starter Kit is always Stampin' Up!'s best deal and a great way to save.


Even better, from May 3-31, the Starter Kit will also include:

  • In Color Grid Paper
  • In Color Ink Pad Collection
  • In Color Cardstock Collection
  • In Color Designer Series Paper

That's another $66.50 in free product!






Why Join Stampin' Up?

Because membership has it's privileges!

If you are placing a $100 order you really should consider joining Stampin' Up! as a discount shopper so you can save money on your supplies.   


As a member of my team of discount shoppers, you will be able to participate in our private Facebook group, monthly national virtual team meetings, fun swaps, behind the scenes previews, early access to products, and happy mail from me!  Come have fun and stamp with us!  


Here are the details:

  • When you purchase your Starter Kit for $99, you get to select $125 worth of products of your choice for your Starter Kit 
  • And your Starter Kit always ships for free!

Once you join, you’ll get at least a 20% discount on all products that you purchase plus you get to preorder from the upcoming catalogs a month before they go live for customer ordering!!  


There is no requirement to sell and there is no commitment beyond your Starter Kit purchase.  


You can be your own customer and as long as you purchase your quota for the quarter you can retain your demonstrator discount status. Why not give it a try?  


Why pay full price if you don't have to? 


If you’ve been considering joining, now will be a great time to jump in!  


If you are interested in learning more about becoming a Demonstrator, click   https://michellehollings.stampinup.net/join_now  to see all of the benefits and the compensation table.  You can also sign up electronically on that same page.  If you have any questions, please just drop me a note. I’d love to tell you more about it!

Drop me an email at Michellesmbellishments@gmail.com if you have questions or if you would like a catalog mailed to you.




PAPER PUMPKIN: JUNE

ABOUT THE KIT

Name: Pick of the Crop

This kit includes:

  • This month’s kit contains enough elements to create 9 cards—3 each of 3 designs—and 9 coordinating envelopes. This all-inclusive kit includes printed card bases, die-cut paper pieces, adhesive, and more!
  • The Pick of the Crop Paper Pumpkin Kit includes a Calypso Coral Classic Stampin’ Spot!
  • This kit’s stamp set is perfect for expressing your love, gratitude, and style. With sentiments that say “Love you a whole bunch”, “You’re the pick of the crop”, “You are the sweetest,” and so many more, you’ll be able to use this photopolymer stamp set for all of your summer projects.
  • This kit also includes specialty vellum pieces to add a fresh touch to your cards.
  • And you’ll get a Mini Shopping Bag (5-3/8" x 6"; 13.7 x 15.2 cm) which can be used to hold a couple cards for a unique craft element. (Additional bags available to purchase separately.)
  • Card size: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" (10.8 x 14 cm)
  • Envelope size: 4-1/2" x 5-3/4" (11.4 x 14.6 cm)
  • Coordinating colors: Blackberry Bliss, Cajun Craze, Calypso Coral, Crushed Curry, Garden Green, Night of Navy, Soft Succulent 

Available for purchase on stampinup.com starting 13 June 2022:

Mini Shopping Bags Add-On

Item Number: 161922 

Item Price: $13.00 USD | $18.00 CAD

Add-on details:

  • You must be a current Paper Pumpkin subscriber to purchase this item.
  • Includes 4 mini canvas bags.
  • You can fit a couple cards in each bag. Perfect for a fun twist on card packaging!
  • Stamp or color on the bags for a personalized touch.
  • Mini Shopping Bag size: 5-3/8" x 6" (13.7 x 15.2 cm)

 

SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION

Subscribe to the December Paper Pumpkin Kit between 11 April and 10 June at 

HTTPS://WWW.PAPERPUMPKIN.COM/EN-US/SIGN-UP/?DEMOID=2235688.

Note: Supplies may be limited toward the end of the subscription period.
1 MARCH–2 MAY 2022

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    • Discover the depths of the ocean—and your artistic abilities—with the Waves of the Ocean Collection! This coastal collection includes an inspiring set of stamps and detailed dies, both early-release products from the upcoming 2022–2023 Annual Catalog. Plus, a pack of paper made from images of hand-poured paint, blue-hued foil sheets for a sea of shine, and radiant rhinestones for a splash of sparkle—each an exclusive product you can only purchase during the promotion period!
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    • While the Waves of Inspiration Bundle (includes the Waves of Inspiration Stamp Set and Waves Dies) is an early-release product from the 2022–2023 Annual Catalog and will be available after the promotion ends, now’s your chance to test the waters and play with this pair of products before everyone else.
    • The collection’s Designer Series Paper, specialty paper, and embellishments are exclusive to the promotion and only available while supplies last. Shop the Waves of the Ocean Collection early to ensure you receive the entire coordinating collection!
  • The Waves of Inspiration Stamp Set and Waves Dies can be ordered separately, if desired.


  • The following exclusive products are only available while supplies last:

    • Waves of the Ocean 12" x 12" (30.5 x 30.5 cm) Designer Series Paper


Back in Stock:




Check out this great video to learn all about this inclusive collection.



Featured in this new collection, Stampin' Up! Has released their range of Natural Tones Stampin' Blend Markers which gives you the ability to color your projects in a whole new range of tones!





The All Together Collection includes the Here Together Stamp Set Here For You Dies and All Together Designer Series Paper.


Let's get crafty together this month and make some fantastic projects with this collection.

160941 All Together Collection
160263 Here Together Bundle
160940 Natural Tones Stampin' Blends Collection
160039 All Together 6 X 6 Designer Series Paper



Roll The Die Challenge #3 Congrats TriFold Gift Card Holder

  It’s time for the 3rd installment of the Roll The Die Challenge.   This time when Caron Bailey rolled the crafty dies, they fell on: Congr...