Don't Miss Out

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The January–June 2021 Mini Catalog will be retiring soon!  It’s always bittersweet to see a classic Stampin’ Up! catalog take a trip to retirement.  But, I'm looking forward to all the new products on their way—and i hope you are, too!

Stock up on your favorite products before they’re gone for good!  Save up to 50% on essential craft supplies.  What are you waiting for?  Start shopping!  After all, this selection of Last Chance Products is only available while supplies last.

Click HERE to view the Last Chance Products Listing

Click HERE to shop Stampin' Up!

** Bundle includes some products that are not retiring; refer to the list above to see which individual products are retiring.
***While the items in these bundles are not retiring, they will no longer be available in a bundle after June 30th.

 

Leigh


Masculine and Feminine Biggest Wish Card

Don't reinvent the wheel when creating "dude" cards.  You can easily take a layout you like and "man it up" for the guys in you life.  Keep the following in mind to create easy masculine cards-

  • Use a more masculine stamp set.
  • Choose less feminine colors.  Think stronger/deeper colors.
  • Designer Series Paper with a plaid or strip pattern will add a pop of interest.
  • Go ahead and add embellishments. Just use a different type like enamel dots and twine.

This card is a perfect example of a feminine card.  Using the Biggest Wish stamp set, I stamped on a piece of the gorgeous Expressions in Ink Designer Series Paper and mounted it to a Magenta Madness card base.  I added Polished Pink Open Weave ribbon and 2021-23 In Color Jewels.  This is a very simple and easy card to make.  The Designer Series Paper does all the work.

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Now, let's take the same layout and "man it up" for a masculine card. 

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Following the above  guidelines, I still used the Expressions in Ink Designer Series Paper, just a piece with darker colors.  My greeting was stamped using Pear Pizzazz and Shaded Spruce inks.  I skipped the ribbon, but still added some bling with the Genial Gems to tie in the hint of gold in the Designer Series Paper. Easy-peasy masculine card.

 


The Kits Collection

Creativity Made Easy with Kits Collection by Stampin’ Up!

I’m excited to share with you a new line of creative products called the Kits Collection.  Stampin’ Up! has taken the guess work out of creativity and you get to do the fun stuff - create!  Each kit is all-inclusive and includes the predesigned projects, preprinted pieces, and even the adhesives you need to complete the projects.

There’s a wide variety of kits for all different occasions, and new kits are being added regularly. You can shop the current selection at www.stampinup.com/kits.  Kits are available only while supplies last! 

Kits Kick-Off Class

Wednesday, June 300th

6:30 - 8:30 PM

$10.00

Join me in exploring Stampin' Up!'s new Kit Collection.  You will make (4) cards using the non-stamping Petal Notes Card and Cheer Card kits.  The Kits Collection is a perfect way to introduce someone new to the fun of paper-crafting.  Register a friend or relative that has never stamped with me and you each will make a card from the No Matter the Weather Card Kit, plus receive a discounted class coupon for future use.

Class fee due by June 13th to be registered for class

PETAL NOTES CARD KIT

Petal Notes Card Kit

NOTES OF CHEER CARD KIT

Cheer Card Kit

NO MATTER THE WEATHER CARD KIT

No Matter the Weather Kit

Please contact me at 440-951-6645 or email me at themaidmom@att.net to register for this class

Leigh


Handsomely Suited Birthday

Products from the Handsomely Suited Suite make it simple to create masculine cards.  I used the Handsomely Suited stamp set and Suite & Tie dies (purchase as a Bundle and save 10%) to create this easy "guy" card.  Love the paisley print in the Well Suited Designer Series Paper.  The greeting was stamped with Basic Gray ink onto Basic White cardstock and popped out using the Rectangle Stitched dies.

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 I also used a piece of the Well Suited Designer Series Paper to cover the envelope flap for some added zing.

If you need any stamping supplies, I would be happy to be your demonstrator.  Just click HERE to go directly to my online store or email me themaidmom@att.net if you have any questions.

Leigh


Paper Pumpkin Expressions in Color

Expressions In Color by Paper Pumpkin

Dream and discover In Color!  With the Expressions In Color Paper Pumpkin Kit, you’ll be introduced to Stampin' Up!'s intriguing collection of In Colors for 2021–2023, and you’ll find a familiar shade from our 2020–2022 In Color selection.  This month’s ink-credible kit contains enough elements to create nine cards, with coordinating envelopes, including ink-stained paper pieces, an exclusive stamp set, and not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots! And, it all comes in a cute, colorful box.

What are In Colors, anyway?  In Colors consist of a limited-edition collection of colors. Stampin' Up! comes up with a new collection every year with the release of the annual.  Each In Color collection consists of ink, paper, markers, and more.  The catch?  They’re only available to purchase for a period of two years, so stock up on your favorite In Color supplies while you can!

With the Expressions In Color kit, you can explore and experiment with our 2020–2022 and 2021–2023 In Color collections.  Make a splash with awe-inspiring, ink-stained artistry!

Details about the Expressions In Color Kit

  • Kit contains enough supplies to create 9 cards—3 each of 3 designs and coordinating envelopes. This all-inclusive kit includes printed card bases, die-cut paper pieces, embellishments, adhesive, and more!
  • Card size: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" 
  • Envelope size: 4-1/2" x 5-3/4" 
  • Coordinating colors: Bumblebee, Evening Evergreen, Fresh Freesia, Polished Pink
  • As always, this month’s kit features an exclusive stamp set. But, this month’s kit also includes not one, but two Classic Stampin’ Spots!
  • Comes in a cute, colorful box.
  • Coordinates with products from the Expressions in Ink Suite  (item #155459).

 Click here to subscribe to Paper Pumpkin

The deadline to sign up for June Paper Pumpkin Expression In Color is June 10th

Leigh