Happy Leap Year Day…………..

Happy Leap Year Day ~ We don’t get the chance to say that very often!  I know a couple of people born on February 29th – it is nice to be able to wish them a happy birthday on the actual day.

I shared a card the other day using the ‘What I Love’ exclusive Sale-a-bration stamp set.  That card used lovely subtle shades – the card I have to share to day uses the big bold Melon Mambo and Tuxedo Black!!!

This is a 3-step photopolymer set that allows you to build up the prettiest of flowers in ever increasing shades.








Base card:  8 1/2 x 5 1/2 Basic Black card, scored @ 4 1/4

Layer 1: 5 1/4 x 4 Melon Mambo card

Layer 2: 5 x 3 3/4 Whisper White card


Ink ~  Melon Mambo and Memento Tuxedo Black

I used the first stamp with Melon Mambo stamped off on a sheet of scrap paper before putting it on my card.  The second stamp with full strength Melon Mambo then the 3rd stamp with Tuxedo Black ink.  Because the stamps are photopolymer it is so easy to line them up!

All 3 layers are attached with snail adhesive , then pearls added to the center of the flowers.

The ‘YOU’ is stamped onto white card then cut with 3/4 circle punch. I then cut a piece of Black and Melon Mambo card with the Petite Petals punch – offset them before attaching to the card with a Stampin’ dimensional

I love it and  hope you do to – let me know your thoughts below …………

Here are the main supplies used in this card:

 Remember Sale-a-Bration…………..

There are 11 different items, exclusive to Sale-a-bration, available to choose from including stamp sets, designer series paper and vellum.

There are 3 ways in which you can get FREE products:

Shop: Earn a FREE Sale-A-Bration product for every $50 you spend between 5 January and 31 March.

Host: Host Rewards  are great during Sale-A-Bration. You can host Sale-A-Bration parties for a chance to earn discounts and extra product credit!

Join: It’s a great time to join Stampin’ Up! as a new demonstrator! New demonstrators can choose $155 of product for ONLY $99 – and shipping is FREE when joining between now and 31 March.

With so many ways to participate in Sale-A-Bration and get FREE products, you can’t miss out!

If you know what Sale-a-bration is all about and would like to place an order you can do so 24 / 7 via my online shop (see the little pink purse on the right there…. click on that and it will take you straight to my store) and have the items delivered directly to your house! Alternatively you can email me your order with your method of payment – just don’t forget to choose your FREE item for EVERY $50 you spend (excl Shipping and Tax).

Give me a shout if you need any more information or want to book a class or a party!

 Happy Stamping 🙂
My Project 4-001If you’d like any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalog, please feel free to contact me, and if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! and my team I’d most definitely like to hear from you.

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