Perennial Essence Sour Cream Pouch

sour cream perrenial essence

 

This week the weather has been perfect for staying inside and crafting. Thankfully, I have just received my first order from the new catalogue, so I now have some new goodies to play with, so watch this space for some great new products 🙂

This is a very simple but effective project that takes minimal supplies.

Perennial Essence Designer Series Paper (DSP) 6″ x 6″
Scraps of Whisper White DSP

Stamp your sentiment on the Whisper White cardstock  then punch with the classic label Punch
Stamp your Flower with Blackberry Bliss Ink and fussy cut it out.

sour cream perrenial essence back

 

 

Put Tear and Tape on three sides of your DSP.

 

 

 

sour cream perrenial essence peeled

 

Take the backing paper off the middle piece of tape.

 

 

 

 

sour cream perrenial essence tube

 

Roll your DSP into a tube and secure. Try and keep your seam as straight as possible.

 

 

 

sour cream perrenial essence end sealed

 

 

 

Peel the tape from inside one of the ends and squish flat.

 

 

 

 

sour cream perrenial essence

Add treats to your pouch and then peel of the backing paper and squish the tube in the opposite direction to the other end.

Add your flower and sentiment using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Finish by adding a Gold Faceted Gem to the centre of your flower.

 

 

Don’t forget between now and March, for every £45/60 Euros you can order a free product from the Sale-a-bration catalogue. I you don’t have a copy of the catalogue, contact me and I will be happy to send one out to you.

Until next time, happy crafting

Cas xx

Magnolia Lane Card

magnolia lane

Happy New Year. Anyone else found it hard to get back in the swing of things this new year?  It is a very busy time for Stampin’ Up!  We have the new Spring catalogue out and the amazing Sale-a-bration.  Sale-a-bration is my favourite time of the Stampin’ Up! calendar. For every £45 you spend you can receive a free product from the special Sale-a-bration cataloge and we also have a great joining offer too, so there has never been a better time to become a demo. But now onto today’s project

Base Card – Mint Macaron 8 1/4″ x 5 7/8″ scored and folded @ 4 1/8″
Layer 1 – Whisper White Cardstock 5 5/8″ x 3 7/8″
Inside Layer – Whisper White Cardstock 5 3/8″ x 3 5/8″
Square – Mint Macaron 3″ x 3″
Square – Whisper White 2 3/4″ x 2 3/4″
Sentiment – Whisper White 2 1/2″ x 2 ”
Whisper White Envelope

magnolia lane in

 

 

Stamp the small flower on the inside of your card in Mint Macaron.

 

 

 

magnolia lane front

 

 

Stamp the small flower randomly on the front layer of your card in Mint Macaron and put to one side.

 

 

 

magnolia lane env back

 

 

Stamp the small flower in Memento Black on the back flap of your envelope.

 

 

magnolia lane env

 

 

Stamp the large flower on the front left-hand side of the bottom of your envelope in Memento Black

 

magnolia lane sqare

 

 

Stamp the Large flower on the Whisper White Square and colour it in using Stampin’ Blends. Glue that square to the Mint Macaron square.

 

 

 

smooth Sailing sentiment

 

 

Stamp your sentiment in Memento Black ink and punch it out.

 

 

 

magnolia lane
We can now assemble our card.

Glue the inside layer in and then add your front layer.

Affix the Squares to the top middle of your card with Stampin Dimensionals.

Finally add the sentiment to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

You could also add some bling.

If you would like a copy of our new Spring catalogue and the Sale-a-bration catalogue, contact me and I will get one out to you.

Until next time, happy crafting

Cas xx

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Smooth Sailing Card

smooth Sailing

I hope you have all had a wonderful Christmas. Sorry I haven’t been around but had to change my medication so haven’t been on top of things and of course the festive season is still chaotic even though my children are mostly grown-up now. I did go and see my granddaughter in her first school show though, which was lovely 🙂

Today I have a birthday card for you using my favourite set from the annual catalogue.

Base Card – Whisper White 8 1/4″ x 5 7/8″ scored and folded @ 4 1/8″
Layer 1 – Balmy Blue Cardstock 5 5/8″ x 3 7/8″
Oval – Whisper White 4 1/2″ x 3″
Strip of DSP 3 7/8″ x 1″
Scraps of Whisper White Cardstock for boats
Whisper White Envelope

smooth Sailing emboss

 

 

Put the Balmy Blue cardstock in the High Seas Embossing folder and run it through the Big Shot.

 

 

 

smooth Sailing in

 

 

 

Stamp the small boat on the inside of your card.

 

 

 

smooth Sailing env

 

 

Stamp the large boat on the front of your envelope.

 

 

smooth Sailing env back

 

 

Stamp the anchor on the back flap of your envelope.

 

 

smooth Sailing sentiment

 

Stamp your boats and your sentiment and cut them out with the Dies.

Also cut out the largest Oval.

Using a dauber, add some Night of Navy ink to the edge of your sentiment.

 

smooth Sailing oval

 

Add some birds to the top left-hand of your oval and then glue the small boat to the right-hand side.

Affix the large boat slightly overlapping using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

 

 

 

smooth Sailing

 

Now we can assemble our card.

Glue the Embossed layer to the front of your card.

Add the oval.

Near the bottom of your card, glue on the strip of DSP and add the sentiment using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Add a sail away trinket.

We have the new Spring catalogue coming out in January. If you would like a copy contact me and I will send one out to you.

spring cover

Until next time, happy crafting

Cas xx

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Cup of Christmas Swirls

Cup of Christmas Swirls

Used this at a previous class and one of the ladies was really excited by all the different dies in the pack. I have paired it with the swirls and curls embossing folder, because it is such a lovely background.

Base Card – Cherry Cobbler 8 1/4″ x 5 7/8″ scored and folded @ 4 1/8″
Layer 1 – Whisper White Cardstock 5 5/8″ x 3 7/8″
Inside Layer – Whisper White Cardstock 5 3/8″ x 3 5/8″
Scraps of Cherry Cobbler, Poppy Parade, Mossy Meadow and Whisper White.

Run the Front layer of your card through the big shot in the Swirls and Curls embossing folder.
Stamp two Poinsettias on Whisper White cards stock and colour them in with your Stampin’ blends.

Cut out your mug in Mossy Meadow, the poinsettia decoration that goes on the front of your mug in Cherry Cobbler, two Poppy Parade candy canes, two Whisper White candy canes with holes in, two Poppy Parade bows and your coloured poinsettias using the dies.

Cup of Christmas Swirls env

Make up your candy canes by layering the white one with holes over the top of the Poppy Parade one.
Affix one to the bottom left-hand side of the front of your envelope, top with a bow.
Cup of Christmas Swirls back
Add one of your coloured poinsettias to the back flap of your envelope.
Cup of Christmas Swirls inside
Glue in the inside layer of your card and add the other coloured poinsettia.
Cup of Christmas Swirls
Attach the Cherry Cobbler Poinsettia to the front of your mug and add the other candy cane to the back with liquid glue.
Stamp your sentiment on a piece of Whisper White Cardstock and layer it onto a piece of Cherry Cobbler Cardstock.
Now we can assemble the front of our card.
Attach the swirls layer to the front of your card with liquid glue.
Add the mug to the centre of your card at a slight angle using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
The sentiment is placed at the bottom centre of your card using Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Finally, finish off by gluing the second bow to the top right-hand corner.
Until next time, happy crafting
Cas xx

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