Cheerful Christmas Nordic Style

Remember when I told you that the Cheerful Christmas (W 135146, C 135149) stamp set reminded me of a Nordic Theme???  Well, I think you can see what I mean from today’s card shares!! I personally am not of Scandinavian heritage.  However, that doesn’t mean that I can’t like that style.  And, I really do like the Scandinavian style!!  Today’s cards don’t have Christmas themes (although they easily could!) so… Read More »

Cheerful Christmas Ornaments

One of the elements that caught my eye in the Cheerful Christmas (W 135146, C 135149) stamp set was the four ornaments included in the set.  They are really cute, and don’t have to be used just for Christmas.  However, for today’s card I went with a Christmas theme to showcase the ornament stamps. First, a disclaimer….the idea of the ornaments hanging from the scrolling under the sentiment is not… Read More »

Sassy Salutations meets Cheerful Christmas

I immediately thought “Scandinavian” when I first saw the Cheerful Christmas (W 135146, C 135149) stamp set. (Maybe that was because of all the “Nordic” themed items also on that catalog page.)  The card I’m sharing today I think reflects this. Because this card only uses one color (Cherry Cobbler), it is considered a monochromatic card.  I’ve discovered that monochromatic cards are a pretty comfortable card making style for me. … Read More »

Last Day for Stampin’ Up! Stamp, Stock & Save

TODAY is the last day to take advantage of the great deals from Stampin’ Up! during their Stamp, Stock, & Save promotion.  There isn’t much time left to take advantage of a 15% discount on select ink, paper, envelopes, and adhesive, as well as select stamps at 20% off.  Click here to get a peek at what’s being disounted and then make sure to place your order before midnight tonight!!!… Read More »

Cheerful Christmas…Quick and Easy

My October newsletter featured the Stampin’ Up! Cheerful Christmas (W 135146, C 135149) stamp set.  I KNEW this was a stamp set I absolutely HAD to have when I first saw it in the holiday catalog!!!  During the month of October I’m going to be sharing LOTS of card ideas that I created with this versatile stamp set.  Today, I’m sharing two handmade cards using this stamp set that come… Read More »

World Card Making Day!!

HAPPY WORLD CARD MAKING DAY!!   Are you doing anything to celebrate this day dedicated to making cards??  I couldn’t resist sharing one more card that I created with the “For All Things” stamp set.  This is one of the cards that those who are attending my upcoming October event can choose to create.     If you aren’t familiar with World Card Making Day, here’s some information about the… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Stamp, Stock & Save Promotion

Did you know that World Cardmaking Day is THIS SATURDAY, October 4? To help commemorate this year’s World Cardmaking Day, Stampin’ Up! is holding the Stamp, Stock, & Save promotion from October 1-6.  During this limited time, you’ll be able to purchase select ink, paper, envelopes, and adhesive, all at a 15% discount! And, select stamps are 20% off.  Click here to get a peek at what’s being disounted and… Read More »

“For All Things” Birthday Greeting

I know that it’s the first of October, but during the month of September, I’ve been sharing lots of card ideas using the “For All Things” stamp set (W 135152, C 135155) from Stampin’ Up!  It is a GREAT all-round stamp set that can be used for SO MANY occasions!  I still have one more card to share today, so we are carrying the theme into October!! Here are the… Read More »

Four Hours and Counting….

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12 Weeks of Christmas begins tomorrow!!

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