Silverware Holder with Envelope Punch Board

Spring started yesterday!  We are coming out of our winter hibernation and looking forward to parties and showers for graduation, weddings, engagements, new babies and even a few birthdays.

Presenting the silverware (cutlery) to your guests all prettily dressed up with the napkin is going to make your tablescape look so very professional and just show the extra care that you took for their benefit.

The little holder I am sharing today was the idea of my friend and member of my Stampin’ UP! team, Margaret, her version was Red, White and Blue which was perfect for Memorial Day.  As I explain in the video – you choose your colors to fit your occasion, or in my case to fit the paper napkin I had in my drawer!

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Christmas Cracker – Lindor Treat Box

I have one more Christmas themed treat box to share before the BIG Day.  As many of you may know I am an ex-pat Brit living in North Texas for a little over 16 years.

One of the Christmas traditions in the UK is to have Christmas Crackers on the table.  In our family we used to pull them after we had eaten the main course and before we tucked into the dessert of Christmas Pudding and Mince Pies with either brandy butter or whipped cream.

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Decorated Sticky Notes ~ video

Fresh Florals Designer Series Paper was launched in the 2017 – 2018 Stampin’ Up! annual catalog, it has all of the new In-colors,8 sheets of each of the 5 colors – that is 40 sheets of 12 x 12 paper to play with!

At the beginning of June I held my new catalog launch where I invite all my customers to come ooohhh and aaahhh over the new products, do some make and takes (using new products) and get their own copy of the new catalog.  As a thank you to them for shopping with me throughout the year and for coming to the launch I gave each of them a decorated pad of sticky notes (plus a pen) so they could mark all their favorites ready to add to their wish lists!
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