Happy Anniversary with Falling So In Love

All the products in the Falling In Love Suite from Stampin' Up! are so soft and beautiful. #stampcandy

I thought I posted this card many weeks ago, but it somehow slipped through the cracks. But I had to share it with you, because I think it’s just beautiful, if I do say so myself. I used products from the Falling In Love Suite and the So In Love Bundle, what I’m calling the Falling So In Love Suite (on pages 51 & 52 in the 2017 Occasions Catalog) to make this soft and pretty Happy Anniversary card. Be sure to scroll down to the bottom of this post for some big news about Sale-a-bration! Here’s what I made:   Here’s …

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Yummy in My Tummy, says the Cute Little Monster

Cute little cuddly monster has a tummy full of love. Yummy in My Tummy stamp set by Stampin' Up! #stampcandy

I’ve been itching to use the Yummy in My Tummy stamp set from the Occasions catalog. The creatures are ugly and adorable at the same time. I finally got around to playing with it for today’s card. I tried to create the effect of the monster being just barely visible in the darkness.   Here’s what I made:   This card is dark and kind of hard to photograph, so I took pictures from different angles, and even lightened up one so you can see the monster’s features better.   Here’s what I did: Cut and scored with my Stampin’ Trimmer: Basic Gray …

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I got this fun Hey Chick card from my Secret Stamper

I got this card from my Secret Stamper. It's made with the Hey Chick Sale-a-bration stamp set from Stampin' Up! #stampcandy

I have a Secret Stamper who sends me a card each month. It’s one of the fun things we do in the Candy Hearts. We draw names and anonymously send a card to that person each month for 6 months, then we start over. Today I’m sharing a card I received from my Secret Stamper. She (I know it’s a she because unfortunately there are no hes are in our group right now) used the Hey Chick Sale-a-bration stamp set, Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper (DSP) Stack, the Layering Squares Framelits, and the Stitched Shapes Framelits to create this adorable card. The …

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An Oh So Succulent Happy Mother’s Day Card

The Oh So Succulent stamp set and the Succulent Garden DSP combine to make this soft and sweet Mother's Day card. I also used the Layering Ovals Framelits, the Stitched Shapes Framelits, the Bunch of Banners Framelits, Banners for You stamp set, and Teeny Tiny Wishes stamp set. All by Stampin' Up! #stampcandy

Gorgeous. Stunning. Amazing. You know, all those good words. They’re what I use to describe the Succulent Garden Suite of products in the 2017 Occasions Catalog (pages 20-21.) Even the word Succulent sounds so rich and beautiful. I used the Oh So Succulent stamp set and the Succulent Garden Designer Series Paper (DSP) to create today’s card. It was my swap card at a team meeting I attended Saturday. You can see more of the team swaps here. Scroll down to bottom of today’s post to see all the products in this suite.   Here’s what I made: The Tip Top Taupe looks a …

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Thanks a Bunch with the Basket Bunch Bundle

Such an easy card to make with the Basket Bunch Bundle by Stampin' Up! #stampcandy

When you first look at the Basket Bunch Bundle, you may think it’s just for Easter. I mean, it does have some adorable Easter images. Click here to see an Easter card I made with it. But look at it again – it isn’t just for Easter. Today’s card is just one example of what I’m talking about.   Here’s what I made:     Here’s what I did: Cut and scored with my Stampin’ Trimmer: Daffodil Delight card stock (CS) to 4-1/4″ x 11″, then scored in half at 5-1/2″ Succulent Garden Designer Series Paper (DSP) to 3-1/4″ x 4-1/2″ I …

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In Style with Beautiful You – Tamara Burton

Today I’m thrilled to show off another of my amazing Candy Hearts team members, Tamara Burton! She made this great card with the Beautiful You stamp set, which is on page 24 of the Occasions catalog. She also used the Layering Ovals Framelits Dies and Fruit Stand Designer Series Paper, both from the Annual catalog.   Here’s what she made:   Here’s what she did: Cut and scored with a Stampin’ Trimmer: Whisper White Thick card stock (CS) to 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″, then scored in half at 4-1/4″, for the card base Crushed Curry CS to 5″ x 4″ Basic Black …

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Moon Baby Shower Gift Bag for FMS276

Make this sweet little gift bag with the Moon Baby stamp set by Stampin' Up! #stampcandy

My project today is made with the Moon Baby stamp set, Kraft Tag a Bag Gift Bags, and Layering Ovals Framelits Dies. This sweet little gift bag is perfect for a small baby shower gift or card. The design is inspired by this week’s Freshly Made Sketches Challenge:   Here’s what I made: Here’s what I did: Cut with my Stampin’ Trimmer: So Saffron DSP from the Subtles Designer Series Paper Stack to 3-1/2″ x 6″ Stamped with the Moon Baby stamp set: full image in Basic Black ink onto a piece of Whisper White CS sentiment in Basic Black ink onto the 3-1/2″ …

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You are Every Lovely Word with Love & Affection

This sweet card was made by Caitlin Jones with the Affectionately Yours Specialty DSP, Love & Affection stamp set, copper embossing powder by Stampin' Up! #stampcandy

I love showing off my team members, the Candy Hearts! It’s a very talented group of stampers. Today I’m featuring a card made by Caitlin Jones. She used the Love & Affection stamp set, the Affectionately Yours Specialty Designer Series Paper (DSP,) and the Copper Stampin’ Emboss Powder to create this sweet card.   Here’s what she made: Here’s what she did: The card base is Crumb Cake card stock (CS) with a piece of Affectionately Yours Specialty DSP glued to the front. Then there’s a small piece of Night of Navy CS with a slightly smaller piece of Watermelon …

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Flourishing Phrases with the new 6×6 Glimmer Paper

Learn to make this beautiful card using the Flourishing Phrases bundle and the new 6x6 Glimmer Paper by Stampin' Up!

Like the past couple of days, today’s card features one of the newly released Sale-a-bration items that you can get for FREE with a $50 purchase. You can see all three of the new items here. The 6×6 Glimmer Paper is stunning. I’m not a big fan of using glitter. I mean, I think it’s pretty, but I don’t like the mess I always make with it. But this paper is so beautiful in Bermuda Bay, Mint Macaron, and Sweet Sugarplum that I just couldn’t resist.   Here’s what I made:   Here’s what I did: Cut and scored with my Stampin’ …

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Brand New Make a Medallion Sale-a-bration Stamp Set

Make a Medallion stamp set, Very Vanilla 1/2" Lace Ribbon, Party Animal DSP, Layering Circles Framelits, Soft Suede, Crumb Cake #stampcandy #stampinup

Today’s card features another one of the three newly released Sale-a-bration items that you can get for FREE with a $50 purchase. You can see all three of them here. The Make a Medallion stamp set is A-MA-ZING! When I first saw it I thought, okay another medallion stamp set, we’ve seen them before. But this one is different. The different stamp images work together to create exquisite, intricate designs. The beautiful medallion on today’s card was made with only two stamps. Two! Well, not including the word Thanks. Check it out.   Here’s what I made: Here’s what I did: Cut and scored …

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