Swimming Along

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Hello!! I am very excited about this card and this set! It made such a fun under water scene and the sentiment is also great. This would be a great card to do with youngesters right after you see the Finding Dory movie (just keep swimming). I used 3 of our In Colors: Dapper Denim, Emerald Envy, and Flirty Flamingo.  And what about that sand!!! Super cute.



Also don’t forget that BONUS DAYS are going on right now! Make sure to get everything you need to complete this great card and you will get a coupon in the email to use in August! How cool is that! Social1B_BonusDays_demo_July0716_US

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Sand Technique: Can you tell how I made the sand? Here’s the secret: Stamp the entire card with whatever you want. Once you are done take your Versa Mark ink and stamp along the bottom of the card. Take gold embossing powder and cover where you used the Versa Mark Ink. Then Heat Emboss. Super easy and if there is some extra flecks that go else where on the card it just makes it look like the anchor just “dropped anchor”

Background: Sahara Sand paper made a great card stock base because you can see it but it does not take away from the beautiful card scene you just created.

Sentiment: The sentiment was stamped onto a piece from the By The Shore DSP and then I took dimensionals to give it some height. I also used the corner rounder from our Project Life line to give it a softer edge. This is a must have tool it is so great!

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What is Paper Pumpkin?

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Hello All,

So I have posted before about paper pumpkin and how much I love it and everything but maybe you are still a little confused or maybe you go I can’t keep up with that. I am here to tell you that you can and that I do (and that is in between wedding planning and balancing a full time job) This is my happy box and all my customers that give it a try agree! I received my email yesterday saying that my July Paper Pumpkin was on its way!!! WHOOO HOOO that means in a few days I will receive my Paper Paper.

SO here is a short video to explain paper pumpkin!

What is better if you decide to do a 3 month prepaid subscription (137589) you can use the above hostess code, ONLY IF ORDERING THROUGH ME, and also get the bonus cash for August. A win-win-win!!!

Make sure to order through me and check out my Stampin’ Up! page for all the upcoming events. Check out my page HERE

Sneak peak to this month’s paper pumpkin whenever I get it! Have a great Tuesday


Thoughtful Branches

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So I wanted to share this amazing set that I am so excited to order and I hope you are too! This is going to be a limited time edition bundle that you can only get in the month of August and you can of course use your amazing $5 coupons from this month on it!! ThoughtfulBranches_Share-2_Jul0516_NA

What is more exciting?? That as a demonstrator you can order your THIS MONTH!!! Whooo hoo so you know I will be ordering this soon. Are you wanting to have this this month too and get up to 25% off all your future Stampin’ Up! products? Maybe you are looking for some extra income?? Maybe it is just time for you to take the plunge and become a demonstrator yourself!

For $99 you can choose whatever you want to be part of your starter kit from our amazing catalog and you will get some great additions like the catalog and order forms etc.. what is more if you join under me you will be joining a wonderful new team that has a long line of steadiness and enthusiasm.

Do you have questions or think that you can’t join under me because we don’t live in the same state? Please reach out to me because in an age of technology we are super close and connected. Need more convincing?? My Upline lives in Georgia and some of my direct downlines live in TN.

If you are ready to take the plunge JOIN NOW

Have a great day!

Perfect Pines in July

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Hello!! I am jumping on the Christmas in July bandwagon.. but what I am doing different?? This party will not stop until actual Christmas. Wow that is crazy Christina why would you do that??? Well the fact is that I want to make home made personal Christmas cards this year and I am determined to do it. I know that some of you are too but my problem is I get to Thanksgiving and I go OOOOHHHHH NOOOOOOO I don’t have enough time. So let’s start together early. CASE ( or copy and find inspiration from) this post and make just 10 of this card. Easy right you can even do this by the pool. Maybe you already know who is on your Christmas list every year so go ahead and write down their address and all the info on the envelope and put it into a special box. By the time we hit Christmas you can sit back and enjoy!!!


Tips and Tricks: 

Tree Color: I only used the Emerald Green (New In Color) to create all the trees. I used the Stamp off technique to do this

Stamp off Technique: This technique is where you just stamp a few times without re-inking y our stamp set. So the darker green trees are a stamp with full inking power.. the lighter ones are just stamped again with a little less and so on. Super easy and you get nice color combos.

Sentiment: I really love this sentiment with the trees and I think I will be using it a lot more in the future.

Don’t forget that bonus days start today!! For every $50 that you spend you will receive a $5 coupon to use again in August. Wooo Hooo! I am so excited about this and this would be great way to stock up on all the supplies you need for those amazing Christmas cards. Make sure to use the hostess code because you will be entered into a drawing for extra fun products from me. If your order is over $150 please do not use the hostess code because you will forfeit your Stampin’ Rewards. 

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July Promotion


Social1B_BonusDays_demo_July0716_USWow can you believe we are already half way through the year?? Me either!! First I want to apologize for not being as active with posting. This past weekend I was so honored to stand by one of my best friends (and direct downlines) and watch her marry the love of her life. It was truly a special day and stamping time had to take a back seat for a few days.

So I wanted to share this really special promotion with you. This is the first time that Stampin’ Up! has ever done something like this!!!! Get ready and place your order June 7 – 31 and for every $50 you spend you will get a $5 coupon to redeem in August. I am so excited and I think I may just have a few extra things to my list to ensure that I get a few $5 coupons.

Make sure to look through our catalog, shop with me, and use the hostess code: USTQ7K29 for all orders under $150 before shipping and handling. Each customer that uses this hostess code will be entered into a drawing for items. The more people use the code the more prizes I can give away so make sure to share with friends.

Make it a Stampin’ filled day!