Author Archives: Audrey

Mini Cards ala Sale-a-Bration

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I created these adorable 3×3 mini cards using a few new goodies from Sale-a-bration.  These treats are available FREE until March 22nd.  For every $50 purchase, you can select a FREE product from the Sale-a-bration product line, which includes stamp sets, paper, embellishments, and tools!

PAPER: Sycamore Street DSP (SAB 2013), Pool Party Cardstock, Whisper White Cardstock, Rich Razzleberry Cardstock.

INK: Island Indigo Stampin’ Pad.

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STAMP SET: Pretty Petites Clear (SAB 2013).

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Ruffled Ribbon Island Indigo, Ruffled Ribbon Pool Party, Snail Adhesive, Petite Curly Label Punch (SAB 2013).


 

--Audrey

Sale-A-Bration’s Vine Street at Madison Avenue

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Woot Woot for Sale-a-bration! There are some fun tools to play with in the 2013 Sale-a-bration product line, including this Vine Street Folder and Madison Avenue Clear stamp set.  My absolute favorite in SAB: Sycamore Street DSP

Earn FREE PRODUCTS from Sale-a-bration until March 22!

PAPER: Sycamore Street DSP, Whisper White Cardstock, Pool Party Cardstock.

INK: Calypso Coral Stampin’ Pad, Many Marvelous Markers.

STAMP SETS: Oh Hello Clear (Spring 2013), Madison Avenue Clear (Sale-a-bration 2013).

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Dimensionals, Vine Street Folder, 2 3/8 Scallop Circle Punch, 1 3/8 Circle Punch, Snail Adhesive.

--Audrey

Patio Party Greeting Card Organizer

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To organize my greeting card stash, I created this adorable card organizer box – complete with occasion dividers! I found the template on Craft Gossip.

 

PAPER: Patio Party DSP, Early Espresso Cardstock, Marina Mist Cardstock, Regal Rose Cardstock, Whisper White Cardstock.

INK: Early Espresso Stampin’ Pad.

STAMP SETS: Teeny Tiny Wishes Wood, Itty Bitty Bits Wood.

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Simply Scored, Simply Scored Diagonal Plate, Tafetta Ribbon Marina Mist, Tafetta Ribbon Regal Rose, 1 3/8 Circle Punch, 1 1/4 Circle Punch, Snail Adhesive, Sticky Strip.


 

--Audrey

Thinking of You in So Saffron

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So saffron is a great spring color! For this sweet Thinking of You card, I found a pop of color with the Ruffled Ribbon Island Indigo.  I added some dimension by propping up a floral circle punched from the DSP on top of a circle for a great centerpiece place mat for the clean and simple salutation.

PAPER: Tea for Two DSP (Spring 2013), Very Vanilla Cardstock, So Saffron Cardstock.

INK: Lucky Limeade Stampin’ Pad, Early Espresso Stampin’ Pad, Many Marvelous Markers.

STAMP SETS: Tea Shoppe Clear, Teeny Tiny Wishes Wood, Oh Hello Clear (Spring 2013).

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Modern Label Punch, 1 3/4 Circle Punch, Ruffled Ribbon Island Indigo, Dimensionals, Snail Adhesive.

 

--Audrey

Easter Watercolors

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Another adventure in watercolors! I busted out the Aqua Painter to create this fun springtime Easter card.  I love the soft details you can create with the water color pens.  This new stamp set from the Spring 2013 Catalog is adorable! I can’t wait to create more Spring projects!

PAPER: Certainly Celery Cardstock, Watercolor Paper, Sunshine and Sprinkles DSP, Melon Mambo Cardstock, Whisper White Cardstock.

INK: Jet Black Staz On Pad, Many Marvelous Markers.

STAMP SETS: A Little Bit of Spring Clear.

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Aqua Painter, Scallop Dots Ribbon Old Olive, Snail Adhesive.

Quick & Simple: Soft and Sweet Birthday

For this soft and sweet birthday card, I layered Pink Pirouette Cardstock with Tea for Two DSP.  Layers of subtle patterns pop with a few delicate embellishments.

PAPER: Pink Pirouette Cardstock, Very Vanilla Cardstock, Tea for Two DSP.

INK: Lucky Limeade Stampin’ Pad.

STAMP SET: Bring on the Cake Clear.

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Lucky Limeade Ruffled Ribbon, Extra Large Oval Punch, Glue Dots, Snail Adhesive, Dimensionals.

--Audrey

Debra’s Daisies

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Debra is at it again with the gorgeous Daisy Birthday project! I love the layers of daisies in coordinating colors that match the Sunshine and Sprinkles DSP perfectly!

PAPER: Sunshine and Sprinkles DSP (Spring 2013), Melon Mambo Cardstock, Lucky Limeade Cardstock, So Saffron Cardstock, Very Vanilla Cardstock.

INK: Lucky Limeade Stampin’ Pad.

STAMP SETS: Pretty Petites Clear (SAB 2013), Bring on the Cake Clear.

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Petite Curly Label Punch (SAB 2013), Jelly Bean Brads (Clearance), Square Lattice Folder, Dimensionals, Daisies Flower #2 Bigz Die (Clearance), Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch.

--Audrey

Chevron on Chevron – Thinking of You

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Chevron designs are all the rage! In the new Spring 2013 Catalog, there are several Designer Series Paper sets that include this popular design, including this one: Tea for Two DSP.

Here, I paired the chevrons of the DSP with embossed cardstock using Chevron Folder.  I love  the elegance of subtle details!

PAPER: Lucky Limeade Cardstock, Early Espresso Cardstock, Tea for Two DSP (Spring 2013 Catalog), Whisper White Cardstock.

INK: Lucky Limeade Stampin’ Pad, Marina Mist Stampin’ Pad, Early Espresso Stampin’ Pad.

STAMP SETS: Oh Hello Clear (Spring 2013 Catalog) Teeny Tiny Wishes Wood, Tea Shoppe Clear.

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Modern Label Punch, Chevron Folder for Big Shot Embossing. Snail AdhesiveScallop Dots Ribbon Chocolate Chip.

Click on any of the hyperlinks above to view product descriptions or purchase from my online store.

--Audrey

Valentine’s Day Purse with Heat Embossed Details

Valentine's Day Purse Heat Embossed 3D Gift1Back by popular demand! After the rave reviews of my Sparty Purse (Click here for Instructions), I resolved to use this template again to hold a special Valentine’s Day surprise for my little sister.  Happy Valentine’s Day, Makayla!

This pattern is so awesome – no trimming involved! Just score and fold, then glue and embellish!  I modified by pinching the sides and adding the lid (made with a Label Collection Framelit, then trimmed).  Incredibly versatile way to create a standard box or purse.

PAPER: Raspberry Ripple Cardstock, Silver Glimmer Paper, Love Impressions DSP (CLEARANCE for $4.79).

INK: Raspberry Ripple Stampin’ Pad.

STAMP SET: Flowering Flourishes Clear.

TOOLS & EMBELLISHMENTS: Crop-A-Dile, Silver Grommets, Stitched Satin Ribbon Raspberry Ripple, Label Collection FramelitsSimply Scored Scoring ToolSimply Scored Diagonal PlateSticky StripBone Folder, Heat Tool, Embossing Buddy, Emboss Powder Clear, Snail Adhesive.

Click on any of the hyperlinks above to view product descriptions or purchase from my online store.

--Audrey

Tea for Two Gift Set and Card Box

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As a special gift, I created a set of greeting cards from the Tea for Two DSP and this complementing card box.  I LOVE the new stamp set: Oh Hello Clear.  It has a great zig zag patterned oval stamp and some bold salutations.

Check out the card posts for ingredient lists:

  • Pink Pirouette Birthday
  • Chevron Thinking of You
  • Quilted Thanks so Much
  • Calypso Coral Birthday
  • So Saffron Thinking of You

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The Card Box is a modified version of Kelly Gettelfinger’s One Sheet Wonder Bag.  For the template and step-by-step instructions, check out my first project using Kelly’s template.

--Audrey
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