50th Birthday Card-in-a-Box

Okay my stampin' is Derek's 50th birthday card.  Isn't it just FABulous?  I really love how it turned out almost just as I had envisioned.  It's hard to tell but the balloon is a glossy black.....I wanted a shiny Mylar look!  This is my riff on Debbie McNeill's version she posted weeks ago for just a short period.  I'm guessing it was part of a "Class in a Flash" project.  I'm ... Read the Post

I Heart You, It’s True Fun Monster

Good Monday morning stampin' peeps!  Isn't this fella just too stinkin' cute?  Would you like to know to create this adorable guy?  Well.....let me just tell you! The base starts with Basic Black, followed by a layer of Calypso Coral, then Real Red and finally topped off with a layer from the Stacked With Love Designer Series Paper Stack (found in the Occasions Catalog).  Next I punched a 2-1/2" ... Read the Post

Flower Frenzy Gift Set (part 2 of 4)

[You can find the pics and instructions for this fabulous set featuring the Flower Frenzy Die at May 2015 projects]   Happy Wednesday my stampin' peeps!  I'm so loving this striking color combination of  Pear Pizzazz and Calyspo Coral, but what truly makes this "pop" is the Stacked With Love Designer Series Paper (Black & White Mini Hearts).  When I started ... Read the Post