Who knew that white paper could be so complicated? As it turns out, it is a little complicated. Stampin Up makes all our card stock in the US and they use several different paper mills to manufacture all those gorgeous colors. Unfortunately, Covid has forced the permanent closure of the paper mill that we use to manufacture our Whisper White card stock and envelopes. Since that paper mill is no longer in operation, Stampin Up came up with … [Read more...] about It’s Complicated
I just love the thought of snowy Winter mornings. Sitting by a roaring fire, drinking a nice cup of coffee, enjoying the Winter Wonderland outside. Of course, I won't ever see that unless I go on vacation somewhere. SoCal isn't exactly a Winter Wonderland of snow. It can get chilly, but snowfall isn't going to happen where I live. Still, that doesn't mean I can't enjoy the beauty of snow elsewhere. And I'm a sucker for beautiful snowflakes. … [Read more...] about Snowflake Splendor
We are quickly approaching the end of the year, which means we are also coming to the end of the August - December Catalog. Stampin Up has now released the Retiring Products list for this Catalog. Be sure to check out the Retiring List. Some of the products are on sale, up to 50% off. What a deal! And without further ado... here is the Retiring List. Not only are some of the Closeout products on sale, Stampin Up has added a bunch of products … [Read more...] about Close-Out Time!
Welcome to our NEW AT SU! Blog hop! We are a group of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators from around the world who are Hoppin’ with creative paper crafting ideas to share with you. Today we are showcasing products from the August-December Stampin’ Up! Catalog. Today I'm sharing the lovely stamp set Press On. This set was designed by one of Stampin Up's Million Dollar sellers. I'm definitely a sucker for any set that's coffee themed. This set has the … [Read more...] about New At SU-Press On
Happy Monday! We're just a few weeks from Christmas and I can hardly believe it. Last Friday, I shared my October Customer Thank You card. This is the second October Customer Card that went out to customers that made a second purchase. I used the Curvy Christmas set again and the coordinating Curvy Dies. I just love the Christmas paper in this Bundle. The three colors of the pattern papers work so well together. They are Shaded Spruce, Crumb … [Read more...] about Second Round of October Thank You’s
Well, I actually did get these in the mail in November, but wanted to give them a chance to arrive before posting here. Today, I'm sharing my Thank You card that I sent to customers that made a purchase in October. Today's card uses the Curvy Christmas stamp set and coordinating Curvy Dies. I love the simplicity of the card and yet it still looks so elegant. The best part of this stamp set is that the curve of the trees and the stars is … [Read more...] about October Customer Thank You’s
November's Paper Pumpkin kit, Jolly Gingerbread is perfect for Holiday gift-giving. November's kit makes 15 cards and envelopes. The little gingerbread house cards seal on the side and bottom to make a pouch. I've seen a ton of ideas online about how to make the houses into 3D boxes or into full size cards. I can't wait to make a few gingerbread houses to add to my Holiday decorations. Plus the kit includes are those candy pieces to … [Read more...] about November Paper Pumpkin
Well, the long Holiday weekend is over and its back to work today. I thought we could all use a bit of sunshine. Here's wishing you a happy Hello today! This card uses the new Curvy Celebrations bundle that will be in the January-June Mini Catalog. The great news is that you can actually get this bundle now, before the catalog release date. I absolutely love the dies in this set. They are definitely a must-have. And is you wondering how … [Read more...] about Just a Little Rainbow For Your Monday