The Stamps I Use

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Building the Christmas stash!

Hi folks,

Yes - it's time to share a few more Christmas cards for this year's stash. I should probably smarten up and get these addressed and stamped as I make them - I'm notorious for making my cards and then not getting them into the post in time. Oops!

These are all variations on the same theme - just switching up which side of the paper and the sentiment used. A quick way to add to the stash!

card details:

As always, thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Hopscotch leftovers!

Hi folks!

Today I thought I would share a few more cards I made using some of the leftovers from the card workshop I hosted recently.

These all use the (now retired) Hopscotch collection from Close To My Heart and an assortment of stamp sets.

card details:

As always, thanks for stopping by!

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Happy Birthday with Georgie!

Hi folks,

Just popping in to share a card I made for another of my nieces for her birthday. Believe it or not, this paper is kind of branded as a baby collection. My niece - definitely not a baby. She's the oldest of our nieces and nephews - in her early twenties!

card details:

  • finished size: 6x6 inches, white card stock base
  • patterned paper: CTMH "Georgie"
  • stamped image: CTMH "Better with a Friend" (D1608), coloured with Copic Markers (E000, E11, E01, Y21, Y32, Y23, BG72, N3, BG75"
  • sentiment: CTMH "Happy Everything" (D1653)
  • embellishments: Silver sequins, adhesive rhinestone gems
  • Layout: Splitcoaststampers Card Sketch #561
Challenges for this card:
As always, thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Anya Treats - Celebrate!

Hi folks,

Today I'm sharing a cheerful card I made for one of my nieces for her birthday.

card details:

Challenges for this card:
As always, thanks for stopping by!

Monday, November 2, 2015

Happy Birthday from an Urban Steampunk Chester

Hi folks,

Just thought I would pop in today to share a card I made for my nephew's birthday.

card details:

  • finished size: 6 x 6 inches, CTMH Peacock card stock base
  • patterned paper: CTMH Urban
  • stamped image: Kraftin' Kimmie "Chester", coloured with Copic Markers (E000, E11, E00, E01, E23, E25, E27, BG70, BG72, BG75, BG78, BG99, Y26, Y28, W1, W3)
  • sentiment: CTMH "Framed"(S1508) stamped in CTMH Peacock and Saffron ink
  • layout: Crazy 4 Challenges #308
challenges for this card:

Sunday, November 1, 2015

November Promotions from Close To My Heart

Hi folks,

It's time to share the details of this month's promotions from Close To My Heart.

As always, the D-size November Stamp of the Month "Cheers, 2016!" can be yours for just $6 with a qualifying $50 purchase. That's a savings of $15.25 off the regular retail price. A fantastic deal!

Here's some artwork from the Close To My Heart home office featuring this month's stamp set.

With the recent announcement that CTMH would be releasing a planner system in November, I think this month's stamp set would be a perfect match. A great way to journal your goals and dreams for 2016!

The BIG constant campaign this month is "Simply Fundamental" - a great way to kickstart your scrapbooking for the new year. And - it's simplified! No stamping required!

Along with the album style (D-ring or post-bound) and design of your choice, each bundle includes one Paper Fundamentals Enchantment pack, one Fundamental stickers Enchantment pack, one Peacock Fundamental assortment, and three sheets of White Daisy cardstock. You will then be set to turn these beautiful products into fabulous layouts using the new Simply Fundamental Scrapbooking workshop featuring five layouts you can make using all the supplies in your bundle. 

Want to see the sample layouts? Take a peek below!

The bundle is priced at $85.25 each AND you also get a free value pack of top or side loading memory protectors. That's a $23.75 value! Free!!!!

So, if you buy the bundle, you automatically qualify to get the November stamp set for just an additional $6. Hooray for a double, double deal!!