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Sunday, April 26, 2015

CYCI#67 A Mothers Day Edition

Hello and welcome to CYCI#67 A Mother's Day Edition.  This week at we are celebrating the Moms in our lives.

I used the following Stampin' Up! products for this card:

Wild Wasabi, Rose Red, Blackberry Bliss and Whisper White Cardstock
Wild Wasabi and Blackberry Bliss Ink Pads
April 2015 My Paper Pumpkin Stamps "Mom" and small flower
Painted Petals Stamp Set
Painted Blooms Designer Series Paper
Extra-Large Oval Punch
Jewel Rhinestones
Stampin' Dimensionals

Have fun with this challenge and please link up your cards at  We'd love to see them!

Thanks for stopping by,


Sunday, April 19, 2015

CYCI#66 Designers Choice

Hello and welcome to CYCI#66. This week at it's Designers Choice!

I am continuing my Hawaiian/tropical theme this week with a card I CASE'd from Tami White, changing a few things up:

You can see Tami's youtube video here:

I used the following Stampin' Up! products on this card:

Melon Mambo, Old Olive, Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake, Early Espresso and Whisper White Cardstock
Melon Mambo Ink Pad
Delight In Life Stamp Set (retired)
Fringe Scissors
Flower Punch from Itty Bitty Punch Pack (retired)
Dazzling Details
Stampin' Dimensionals
3/4" Circle Punch

Pink By Design Aloha Stamp Set

Please check out all the crafty goodness at  We would for you to play along and enter your card!


Sunday, April 12, 2015

CYCI#65 Clean and Quick Challenge

Hello and welcome to CYCI#65 Clean and Quick Challenge.  This week at, our challenge was to make a clean and quick card with no more than two layers (not counting the card base).

For this card, I brought out a retro Stampin' Up! set called Do The Hula.  We have a local Hawaiian food restaurant about to open in our town and I will be taking them a bunch of cards.    I also used these Stampin' Up! products:

Pacific Point and Whisper White Cardstock
Lovely Amazing You Stamp Set
Garden Green, Melon Mambo and Tangerine Tango Ink Pads
Melon Mambo, Tangerine Tango and Pear Pizzazz Stampin' Write Markers
Flower Punch from Itty Bitty Punch Pack (retired)
Dazzling Details

Please check out all the awesome CYCI Design Team cards at and link yours up!

Mahalo for stopping by and Aloha!


Monday, April 6, 2015

Free Shipping April 6 - 10, 2015!

Hello friends,

Check this out!  Stampin' Up! is offering free shipping on any order placed April 6th - 10th!  If you would like to place an order in my online store, go to by Friday, April 10th at 8:00 Pacific time, or email me direct.

  • Get FREE shipping on any orders placed April 6-April 10, no minimum purchase required (excludes expedited orders).
  • Orders placed for Hawaii and Alaska will receive free 2nd Day Air shipping.
  • Paper Pumpkin past kits and kit refills are eligible for free shipping if purchased online. Paper Pumpkin subscriptions are not eligible for free shipping. 
Thanks, and please let me know if you have any questions!

Have a great week!

Sunday, April 5, 2015

CYCI#64 Color Challenge

Happy Easter weekend! Welcome to CYCI#64 Color Challenge.  This week at our challenge was to  make cards using Basic Black, Crisp Cantaloupe and Pistachio Pudding.

I used the following Stampin' Up! products on this card:

Basic Black, Whisper White, Crisp Cantaloupe, Pistachio Pudding and Vellum Cardstock
Sumthin' Sumthin' Stamp Set
Flower Shop Stamp Set
Pansy Punch
Versamark Ink Pad
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad
White Stampin' Emboss Powder
Decorative Dots Textured Impressions Embossing Folder
Basic Black Candy Dots

Head over to to check out all the beautiful design team cards, as well as enter yours.  We'd love to see it!

Happy Spring!

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

ICS Blog Hop Happy Mother's Day

Hello and welcome to the ICS Blog Hop Happy Mother's Day!

It's April Fool's Day, but we are not fooling and celebrating mother's everywhere!

I used the following Stampin' Up! products for this card:

Naturals Ivory, Strawberry Slush and Old Olive Cardstock
Labels Collection Framelits
Apothecary Art Stamp Set
Butterfly Basics Stamp Set
Little Letters Thinlits
Labels Collection Framelits
Flower Punch from the Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack
Strawberry Slush and Old Olive Stampin' Write Markers
Baked Brown Sugar Ink Pad
Jewel Rhinestones
Dazzling Details

Now it's time to check out Deb's beautiful creation!

Thanks for stopping by!


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