Baby, It’s Cold Outside – Using Vellum on a Card

baby it's cold outside

Welcome to 2017! This year is going to be amazing! There are so many things coming up and one of them is me being on the So Suzy Design Team for one more term, woohoo! I can’t wait to show you all the shenanigans that we have planned. For the beginning, we prepared some amazing cards using vellum as the main technique. You can find all the DT cards here. My card features the house border stamp, the Clarity stencil brushes and Distress Inks in different blue shades. I started by masking off the top of my card and about …

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Video: Thankful for You – A One Layer Card

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Wow, it’s already November… can you believe it? Thanksgiving is around the corner so better get these cards out the door πŸ˜‰ Today I wanted to share a one layer Thanksgiving card with you highlighting a new sentiment die from Kat Scrappiness: Thankful for you. It was so much fun to create this card! It’s simple but looks so stunning at the end. It was the first time that I tried the Nuvo embossing powder and the Fabrika Decoru Glass Drops and I absolutely love how both turned out. But see for yourself: Btw, sorry for my voice. I’m on …

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Leave a Little Sparkle with So Suzy Stamps

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The cold months already started, the weather get’s icky and in most parts of the country people are already running around in winter coats. Brrr… In order to keep the winter depression far away, I created a card using the new So Suzy sentiment “Leave a little sparkle wherever you go“. I thought that this works just perfectly for a positive “terrible weather card” πŸ˜› Don’t forget, there is still time to leverage the free shipping for all orders, international and domestic, over $25 (till November 5th) You can start shopping here. I started by spreading my new Nuvo Glimmer …

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Video: Creating a Quick and Simple Bookmark

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Hi πŸ™‚ Today I wanted to share a quick video with you. I just recently got this cute Hero Arts Fall stamp and wanted to create a quick and simple bookmark with it. I hope some of you like reading books and can use a handmade bookmark; I know I do πŸ˜‰ As always, no long chatter before the video, we better jump right in: I hop you enjoyed my quick and simple bookmark. I really like the Fall colors and can’t get enough of creating Fall themed things πŸ˜› Supplies USed Kat Scrappiness – Color Layering Fall Trees Stamp …

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Video: So Suzy Stamps November Release Blog Hop – Winter Release

November Blog Hop

Welcome to the So Suzy Stamps November Release Blog Hop. The Design Team made some incredible cards and I hope you check them all out πŸ™‚ If you are coming from Olesya’s blog with the amazing Kraft card, you are at the right blog now. After you’ve checked out my cards, Giada’s beautiful Christmas card is your next stop. FYI, starting today and ending on November 5th, you’ll get free shipping for all orders, international and domestic, over $25 πŸ˜€ You can start shopping here. But enough organisational talk, here is a video for the three cards that I made. …

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A Fairy Tale Behind The Rainbow

A Fairy Tale Behind the Rainbow

Welcome to the So Suzy Butterfly Music stamp special. All the Design Team members created stunning cards for this stamp and I hope that you’re going to check out all of them. You might have an idea overload afterwards, but I bet you can channel the energy to create your own amazing card using this stamp. It’s just too gorgeous to pass up πŸ˜‰ I had to pair it with the quote from Hans Christian Andersen. Even though the quote “Where words fail, music speaks” from Hans Christian Andersen is not from one of his fairy tales, I remember some …

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Cancer Awareness Card for Kat Scrappiness

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Wow, October is half way done and there are still so many things to be done for this year… But let’s take a break from all the year end preparations and focus on some other things πŸ˜‰ As you might know, October is breast cancer awareness month. Newton’s Nook released a very cute support stamp set that lets you create encouraging cards for your loved ones. The Design Team at Kat Scrappiness loved this set so much that we wanted to share it with you. Join our challenge for a chance to win a $20 gift certificate for Newton’s Nook, …

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Stretch Your Dies And Add A Ghost

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Hello everyone! I’m up at the Kat Scrappiness blog with another Halloween card. To change things up a little, I used a non-Halloween sentiment to show you how you could stretch your dies too πŸ™‚ I started by die-cutting the white background piece and some black card stock with Kat’s rope die and added the Lawn Fawn house border to the black piece. Now I die-cut a mask for the moon and adhered it to the white background piece. I blended Wilted Violet and Seedless Preserves Distress Ink back and forth till I had the coverage that I wanted. After …

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Using a Christmas Tree Die for a Fall Card

christmas tree die fall card

Happy Sunday! I’m up at the Kat Scrappiness blog today with this Fall/ Thanksgiving card. After all the bright Halloween colors during the last days, I needed some settled patterns. And I think the new Lawn Fawn perfectly plaid paper pad is perfect for that. πŸ™‚ I started by die cutting all the tree pieces and the stump from the green-ish and the brown paper and used the rope die for the background plaid paper and some regular white card stock. Then I distressed the tree pieces with Mowed Lawn Distress ink and the stump with Ground Espresso. Now I …

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