Wrapped in Plaid Christmas Tags ~ video tutorial

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I always forget to buy gift tags,  I have the paper, the adhesive tape and the gift, but no tags!  But I do have the supplies to make them and today I am sharing a video on gift tags you should be able to produce  quickly and easily and look so good on your Christmas parcels.

I chose to use the Wrapped in Plaid Designer Series Paper – this is a perfect way to use up some of the scraps I have left over from other projects.  I also found I had not yet used any of the Star Designer Elements from the 2019 Holiday Catalog so these make an appearance as well.

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Tidings All Around ~ Christmas Wreath

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I love the combination of reds and greens at Christmas – the tree in my family room has a red, green and gold theme.  Having said that I also love the combination of blue and silver – so I have a tree in my craft room/study in those colors!

The Tidings All Around stamp set was one of the first on my wish list when the 2019 Holiday Catalog came out – I knew instantly what I was going to do with it and what colors I would use.

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Ink . Stamp . Share Blog Hop ~Christmas

Once again  I am thrilled to be taking part  in the Ink . Stamp . Share blog hop,  we are a group of Stampin’ Up!®️Demonstrators from around the globe here to bring you inspiration through creativity!

You will have either arrived from  Jacque’s post or starting here ~ either way WELCOME . This month’s theme is CHRISTMAS and I have chosen to share a 3D treat/Gift Card Holder featuring the Wrapped in Plaid Suite

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Mercury Glass Acetate Sheet Christmas Card

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We have a Christmas card sneaking into my blog today.  The Mercury Glass Acetate Sheet is in the 2019 Holiday Catalog – it is so pretty and gives our card projects such a pop when used.

The card also features the So Many Stars Bundle which has the So Many Stars  stamp set and the Stitched Stars Dies.  I have borrowed the card and video from Stampin’ UP! because it is just the perfect way to use these products together.

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Christmastime is Here ~ part 2

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Last week I shared the Christmastime is Here Suite and promised to share another card – once again I have focused on the gorgeous Christmastime is Here Specialty Designer Series Paper – did I say last time that it had gold foil accents on one side? On today’s card I show one side of the paper with the foil accents and flip it over to show the pretty seasonal print on the other!

I just want to remind you though, that this suite is only available while supplies last so please don’t delay – order yours today! 🙂

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Christmastime is Here Suite!

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It’s always fantastic when Stampin’ Up! brings us new products and today I’m sharing one of them, so introducing the…………. Christmastime is Here Suite which was launched yesterday and has no ‘end date’ so you can purchase  ‘while stocks last’ !

This is a beautiful bundle of products – stamps, dies, paper, ribbons, embellishments, and you are going to love all of it! I will share each of them over the coming weeks – today’s card showcases the decorative paper, ribbon and Gold Glimmer Dots with a little bit of stampin’ and die-cuttin’

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Ink . Stamp . Share Blog Hop ~ Christmas

Once again  I am thrilled to be taking part  in the Ink . Stamp . Share blog hop,  we are a group of Stampin’ Up!®️Demonstrators from around the globe here to bring you inspiration through creativity!

You will have either arrived from Deb Naylor’s  post or starting here ~ either way WELCOME . This month’s theme is CHRISTMAS ~ this is my first Christmas card for 2019!

We are still having 90+F temperatures here in North Texas and it is a little difficult to think of Christmas so I have gone with contemporary colors that sound ‘summery’ ~ Bermuda Bay and Coastal Cabana!

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Snow Globes with the Still Scenes Bundle from Stampin’ UP!

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It is a couple of weeks since the 2019 Holiday Catalog was released with lots of different holiday themed goodies for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and a little Valentine.  To be honest I have focused mainly on Halloween but not yet started on Christmas.

I thought I would share one of Stampin’ UP!’s video’s featuring the Still Scenes Bundle which allows your to create cards with  a snow globe – amongst other things – I am so excited to see the Snow Globe Scenes Dies which has a great tree scene, polar bear AND  reindeer.

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Foil Edged Cards ~ Stampin’ UP!

Christmas Day is tomorrow and toward the end of next week we will be welcoming the New Year and welcoming the 2019 Occasions Catalog…………….. but at the same time we shall be saying goodbye to the 2018 Holiday Catalog 😦 – however there are a number of products in the holiday catalog that will be carrrying over to the New Year and I am featuring a few of them today.

Now if you want the ones that are retiring you will need to place your order in the next few days – you can do that on-line – see the links below, or contact me and I will place an order for you.

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