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Blue Florets

Stampin Up Summer Mini Fabulous Florets Birthday Card

Hello Everyone. . .  Hope you had a great Memorial Day Week End.  Now it's time to get back to business.  Today is the last day you can take advantage of the 30% discount on the Demonstrator Digital Starter Kit.  Contact me for more deets.

June 1st is the day to order our new cattys.  If you are in need of one please email me your name and address.  Shipping is $6.

Today I have a project to share using the Fabulous Florets stamp set from the Summer Mini.  If you love floral this is a good one.  My color combo is Whisper White, Not Quite Navy, Baja Breeze and Paisley Prints DP.  I used a couple of cool tools; the Scallop Trim Border Punch and the Square Lattice Embossing Folder along with the fabulous Big Shot.  My technique is embossing.  I first stamped in Versa Mark on Baja Breeze cardstock and embossed with White Embossing Pwd and used my heat tool.  I then got my blender pen out and my Not Quite Navy reinker and darkened some of the petals to give them some depth.  I hope you can see it for it worked very well.  My stem was stamped with Pear Pizzaz and the flowers were cut out and put on with dimensionals.  I tied a Mary Brown bow in Baja Breeze seam binding and added a tag with a sentiment from Teeny Tiny Wishes

Be sure and stay tuned for tomorrow is the release of the Last Chance List.   If you see something that you need, don't delay in ordering it.  Quantities are limited and orders are placed first come first serve. 

Stampin up Summer Mini Fabulous Florets Birthday Card

When you place an order of $35 or more, I will send you a special grab bag full of Stampin' Up Products both old and new.

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Thanks for stopping by today.  I hope you enjoyed the card.  Most things on my bloggaroonie are for sale, if you see something you like please contact me.  Have a wonderful day.  Toodles 


Birthday Wishes

It's almost time for me to order the new 2011-2012 Idea Book and Catalog.  I will be placing that order on  June 1st .  If you are in need of one please send me your name and adddress here ASAP.  U.S. only please.  Shipping will be $6.00.  You can pay with Pay Pal or with a personal check.   

Stampin Up Summer Mini Birthday Card Stampin Up Catalog

Happy Memorial Day Everyone. . .  Let's take a moment to remember those that have servered and to thank those that are serving to help keep us safe.  God Bless. 

Today I have a simple project to share.  My card base is Crumb Cake and has been embossed with our Polka Dot Embossing Folder using the Big Shot.  I then took my Whisper White craft ink pad and used the technique called Direct To Paper.  Be generous with your ink.  It will fade just a tad as it dries.  Next up is a piece of Very Vanilla topped with a smaller piece of Crumb Cake.  Here I stamped our new stamp set from the Summer Mini called Fabulous Florets.  Be sure to fill in your space as best you can, again inked with Whisper White Craft Ink.  My flowers were punched from punches.  The smaller flower is a retired punch. and large 5 petal flower is the Fancy Flower Punch.  The  flower on top of our 5 petal flower was punched from our Birds and Bloom Die Cut using Newsprint DP.  Add some random buttons and ribbon and viola' you have a cute and simple card. 

Stampin Up  Summer Mini Birthday Card

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Thanks for sharing just a little part of your holiday week end with me.  Have a great afternoon, see ya back tomorrow.  Toodles

Jazzin’ It Up Today

Hi Folks !!!!!!!   Boy oh boy, I'm jazzin it up today.  I don't normally do this but today I have a project that is not Stampin' Up.  I came across this great paper called Cosmo Cricket and just fell in love with it.  It's bright, cherry and I love the patterns.  My cardbase is More Mustard, matted with Very Vanilla and I thought the paper went well with Poppy Parade.  I used our fun flower die cut and the big shot machine to make my 3D flower, sponged some More Mustard around the edges and adhered it with a large mini glue dot.  My sentiment is from Teeny Tiny Wishes and I punched it out with our Curly Label Punch.  Tied some Linen Thread around it and attached a random button.  I hope you enjoy my jazzed up card today.  so much fun!!!!!!!!!!

June 1st is right around the corner.  If you need a new catty please email me and I will set one aside for your.  If you are not able to pick it up shipping will be $6.00. 

Get ready, the Last Chance List and the Retired Accessories List will be released on Jun 1st.  Every year Stampin Up retires stamp sets and accessories to make room for new ones.  Check you wish list so you don't miss out on your favorite stamp sets.  Quantities are limited.

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Thanks for stoppin' by today.  I have my hands full dog sitting this weekend.  Have a safe and wonderful holiday week end.  Good Luck Kourtney !!!!!  Until next time.  Toodles

Springtime Vintage Folded Flower

  Folded Flower Technique Stampin Up Summer Mini National Scrapbooking Month

Good Morning To All. . .   Holy Cow the sun is shining here this morning.  Looking forward to a great day.  My project to share with you today is a soft and vintage looking kind of card.  Can you believe it, there is no stamping on this card but I do have the ever popular folded flower as my focal point.  I have a picture tutorial to share or you can Google Folded Flower  and find a video to view.  Colors are Very Vanilla, Rose Red, Springtime Vintage DP (ret), a piece from Pawsively Prints DP and the ever so lovely 4" paper doily.  Wow doily's are not just for cakes anymore.  LOL  I left my inside blank, not sure what I will be using this for.  We could even distress this a little bit with sponging Soft Suede around the edges.  I choose not to do that at this time.  I hope you enjoy the card on this bright Friday morning. 

If you would like to case this card and are in need of supplies please click on my on line store link below. 

Most of my cards and projects are for sale.  You can contact me here or hop on over to my Esty Store to see what I have over there. 

Just a few more days and the Last Chance List will be released.  For any newbies this is a list of stamp sets that Stampin' Up is retiring and will no longer be avaiable.  Also there is an Accessories List of products like embellishments and designer papers that also will be retiring.  So go check your Wish List.  You definitely don't want to miss out on this one.  Quantities are limited. first come first serve basis.  You can shop On Line here or place your orders with me.  You choose.

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Thanks for stopping by today, have a wonderday and week end.  Be safe out there.  Until next time.  Toodles

Fabulous Florets


Stampin' Up Fabulous Flowers Stamp Set Stampin Up Summer Miniu

Hi Ya All. . .  Today I would like to share with you on of our newest stamp sets from the Summer Mini called Fabulous Florets.  If you love forals like I do you will want this set.  My colors are Whisper White, matted with a piece of Marina Mist that was embossed with the beautiful Final Press Embossing Folder.  Next I cut a 3 1/4 " square piece of Old Olive and used our Scallop Corner Punch and my fav the Scallop Trim Border Punch.  My focal point in a piece of Whisper White stamped with the stem from the set in Old Olive.  I then stamped the flowers on a separate piece of Whisper White in Marina Mist and Regal Rose ink and cut them out.  Once again I used the Mary Brown Bow with a silver brad.  My scallop on the bottom was done the old fashion way using our Slit Punch that is retired now.  If you would like to make this card and need supplies please click on my on line store listed below.

With the Memorial Day holiday fastly approaching that means there is only a few days left for this months promotions.  Please check them out below:

  • National Scrapbooking Month . . . 30% discount on pre selected stamp sets and accessories for all your scrapbooking needs.   Click here to check out the savings 
  • Join My Team " Sandy's Stampers" and save 30% on the Digital Demonstrator Starter Kit.  For $122.50 you will receive all the Stamping Up benefits which includes sneek peeks and the opportunity to purchase new stamp sets and products before they are released to the public.  This is a stress free zone.  No workshops required.  You will have till June 30th before you will be required to meet your quarterly minimun.  Hobby and Career demonstrators are welcomeAs my special gift to you for joining Sandy's Stampers you can pick any stamp set from the current catalog or mini. 
  • My Digital Studio Downloads Be sure and check for the newest releases.  Click here for the latest releases.
  • Be on the look out for the Last Chance List  which will be released on June 1st.  First come first serve and quantities are limited, so don't delay. 
  • The 2011-2012 Idea Book and Catalog  will be revealed on July 1st.  Yippie!!!!!!!   If your are in need of a new catty, please send me your name and address here.  U.S. only.  Shipping is $6.00 

Stampin Up Birthday Card with Fabulous Florets Stampin Up Summer Mini

Thanks for stopping by today.  Sure hope you can make some time for stamping.  Have a wonderful day.  Until next time.  Toodles

A Beautiful Daisy

MOJO192 Stampin Up Summer Mini Big Shot Daisy Die Cut

Good Morning To All…. Boy oh Boy what a day we had here in the midwest.  Our hearts and prayers go out to all the people effected by the terrible storms and it seems like it is not over yet.  Here in Missouri we are expecting a very stormy and dangerous day. 

Today my project is just so cute.  It is this weeks MOJO Sketch.  It's not an over embellished card today it's just right.  My colors are Very Vanilla, Early Expresso, DP from Paisley Prints and So Saffron for my flower.  My stamp sentiment is from Herbs Expressions and my daisy flower was cut with the Daisies #2 die cut and my Big Shot.  I also used a sentiment from Tiny Tags and punched it out with the matching punch.  I used one of my favorite border punches, you know which one, the Scallop Trim Border Punch several times to make the border trim at the bottom of the card.  Added a random button and used our new Bakers Twine in Early Expresso for a little more pizzazz and of course lets not forget our beautifully cut rhinestones.  Have you every seen such beautiful sparkle from a rhinestone before.  They are super duper!!!!!  It's amazing how these stones have been cut to maximize the sparkle.  Just beautiful. 

Stampin Up Summer Mini Stampin Up Big Shot and Daisy Die Cut

Here's how you put your daisy together.  Gather up some coordinating cardstock.  I used a couple pieces of So Saffron and More Mustard.  Placed them on the middle and small daisy and ran them thru the Big Shot.  To put them together I used some of our Tom Boy Glue and placed just a tad around the middle circle of the flower and started stacking them.  I used a total of four daisies each from the middle and small daisy.  Picked a green button from our Subtles Designer Buttons and added a piece of our Bakers Twin to tie a knot.  My ribbon is a 3/8" piece of Old Olive Taffeta ribbon.  I added my little tag punches with a safety pin from our Vintage Trinkets.  Hope you enjoyed the card and if you are in need of any supplies please click on my on line button below.

PAPER:  Very Vanilla #101650 Early Expresso #119686. Paisley Prints (ret) So Saffron #105118,and More Mustard #100946
STAMP SETS:  Herb Expressions #113224 and Tiny Tags W118091 C118592
COOL TOOLS:  Scallop Trim Border Punch #118402, JewelryTag Punch #117190 Big Shot #113439, Daisies #2 Die Cut
PRETTIES"  Subtle Designer Button #119745 , Early Expresso Bakers Twine #123124, Vintage Trinkets #118764, 3/8" Taffeta Old Olive Ribbon., Basic Rhinestones #119246

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Thanks for stopping by today.  Keep safe and I hope to see you back here tomorrow.  Visit my Etzy shop, I just posted a few cards for sale.  Until next time, Happy Stamping!!!!!!!!  Toodles

Sneek Peek With Flower Fest


Stampin' Up Flower Fest Stampin' Up Summer Mini National Scrapbooking Promotion


Good Morning My Stamping  Friends.  Hope you are doing well.  The sun is shining right at this moment, but they tell us bad storms for this afternoon.  Can't wait for all of this to just go away. 

Today I have a real cute sneek peek from one of the stamp sets in the Summer Mini.  It's called Flower Fest and there are so many things you can do with it.  Today I choose colors of Pear Pizzazz, Very Vanilla, Peach Parfait and some So Saffron.  My designer paper is from a couple of places.  The Peach Parfait is from our very own Level 1 Hostess 6 x 6 Paper Pack.  This paper is so cute.  My bottom designer paper is from Sunny Garden.

For my flowers I stamped them with Versamark and embossed them with Natural White Embossing Paper on Peach Parfait and So Saffron.  For a little added depth I then grabbed for my sponges and sponged just a little color on them.  Not sure you can see it in the picture, but it truly did make them stand out a bit more.  Cut them out with my Paper Snips #103579 and used deminsionals.  A great pair of scissor by the way, the price is right and they are very sharp.  I don't have any SU oval die cuts so I had to use my trusty nesties.  The sentiment is from the SAB set So Happy For You.  I just love the font don't you.  Next was the bow, oh boy I do think I'm getting better at this. or i just lucked out for this one.  The bow technique is from Mary Brown.  I have used it a couple of times.  It takes a little practice, but ladies it is worth it.  So whimsy!!!!!  Oh by the way layout was taken from a couple of places, It's a Stamp Thing and Stamper's Camper.  They had some great layouts this last week.  Thank you ladies it looks great.

 Recipe Card

  1. Cardbase is cut at 4 1/4 x 11 scorded at 5 1/2 in Pear Pizzazz #119795
  2. Layer two:  Very Vanilla #101650 is cut at 4 x 5 1/4
  3. Designer papers are from our 6 x 6 Hostess Leve l paper pack and Sunny Garden DP #119831 cut at 3 3/4 x 3 1/2
  4. My roses were stamped with Versa Mark #102283 on coord. paper and embossed with White Embossing Pwd #109132 and my heat tool #100005.  I then took a sponge and brushed inside my flowers to deepen the colors.  I used my nesties for my ovals and tied my bow using a jumbo brad for my center.
  5. There's a little bling going on here with our beautiful rhinestone #119246 in each corner.

Stampin' Up Flower Fest Stampin' Up Summer Mini National Scrapbooking Promotion

If you have any question please let me know, I'm here to help and if you are in need of Stampin' Up Supples please click below at my Stampin' Up On Line Store.

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JOIN SANDY"S STAMPERS  and save 30%.  This offer only lasts till May 31st.  What a great way to get so much product.  You can customize your kit and save another 30% on your first workshop order.  Click here to view all the deets.  What a savings, this kit is valued at $320 plus you will get FREE shipping.  This is a stress free zone and no workshops are required.  You choose – – Hobby or Career  Demonstrator. 

Thanks for stopping by.  Oh be sure and checkout the new MDS downloads and our Clearance StoreThere's lots and lots of good deals going on right now.  Have a wonderful and safe stamping day.  Until next time.  Toodles


MOJO Sketch With Pawsitively Prints


Stampin Up Priceless Birthday Card  Stampin Up Summer Mini National Scrapbooking Promotion

Good Morning Everyone. . .  We experienced quite a wallop here in some of our areas in Missouri.  Our prayers go out to those in the Joplin area.

Today I have a card to share using last weeks MOJO sketch.  I used one of my favorite dp Pawsitively Prints.  It's so bright and cherry.  It just makes me happy.  Colors are Poppy Parade, So Saffron, and Whisper White.  My sentiment is from Well Scripted now retired.  Love the font.  That is one stamp set that will stay with me a long time.  No getting rid of it.  My other stamp set is Priceless #115052.  My circles were cut with punches, the 1 3/4" circle punch and the 2" Circle Punch (NSU).  My doily was cut from another die cut (NSU).   

On June 1st the Last Chance List and the Accessories  List  will be released.  Get ready to check your stash and place your orders early while quantities last.  As a demonstrator I will have the opportunity of getting a sneek peek of some of the new products that will be in the new catty.  So get ready for a few sneek peeks.  Always so much fun.  You too can have this same opportunity by taking advanage and joining Sandy's Stampers.  SU is offering the Digital Starter Kit at a 30% discount  till the end of May.   For $122.50 you can reap all the savings and benefits that SU has to offer.  (a value of $300+)  Contact me so we can talk about it. 

Stampin Up Priceless Birthday Card Stampin Up Summer Mini National Svrapbooking Promotion

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Thanks for stopping by today.  I have some loose ends to take care of and I need to begin planning for some craft fairs in the fall.  Have a wonderful day and be safe out there.  Happy Stamping!!!!!!!  Toodles

Butterfly Prints

Hello Everyone. . .  Welcome to SandiesKorner this Saturday morning.  The sun was up when I got up this morning but the clouds have moved in.  It's looks like more rain.  OMG we are so soggy now.  I received my new rubber yesterday, so be sure and check in for some new projects and ideas.  Stampin' Up is heading into an exciting time, with the release of the Last Chance List (Jun 1st) and the new 2011-2012 Idea Book and Catty the 1st of July.  For the next month I will be trying to use up many of the products that are no longer available to make room for the new.  So just sit back and enjoy the projects and hopefully will give you some ideas and inspiration on how you can use that product too. 

Stampin' Up Summer Mini Birthday Card with Butterfly Prints National Scrapbooking Promotion

Today I have a card to share using the stamp set Butterfly Prints.  I just love this set.  It is so versatile.  My cardbase is Very Vanilla, mixed with some retired designer papers. For the first time I used some of our retired Pom Pom trim.  It's smaller than I envisioned, but oh so cute.  If you have any questions on this card please drop me a note. 

I'll be ordering new catalogs on Jun 1st, If you would like to have one please send me an email with your name and address.  US only.  Catty's are FREE but there will be a $6. shipping fee.

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Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great week end.  Happy Stamping!!!!  Until next time.  Toodles

Mini Album Birthday Style

Stampin Up National Scrapbooking Month Mini album Stampin Up Summer Mini

Hello My Friends . . .  Are you having a good Friday morning.  In honor of National Scrapbooking Month I have a special project to share with you.   I saw this cute little mini album on line and thought it would be the perfect project for my scrapbooking buddies in our stamp club.  You can get the full directions here to make this cute album.  My color combo is Melon Mambo, Whisper White and some DP from the brights designer series paper.  To dress up the inside I decided to make the back section my focal point and make a cute box.  I used one of my nesties to cut my box, but first I glued a peice of pattern paper onto a light weight coasters and then cut it with my nestie and big shot.  For my bow, I used our small and large oval punches.  First punch with the small oval and then go back in and center your large oval over the hole that you punched with the smaller oval.  I took a strip of Whisper White and made my box lid and dressed it up a little with some striped pink dp.  To help keep the album closed I made a belly band. from a strip of Melon Mambo appox 1" by 12".  Used a few of our Scallop Circle Punches and the Build a Cupcake Punch.  Added a splash of Whisper White Satin Ribbon and viola' you have a very cute mini album for someone special. 

Stampin Up Mini Album National Scrapbooking Month Stampin Up Summer Mini

Inside of Album


Stampin Up Mini Album National Scrapbooking Month Stampin Up Summer Mini

Right Hand Side of Mini Album

I hope I have inspired you to take a little time this month and make some memories for you and your family.  You won't regret it.  Someday we will look back at these special memories and relive them once again.  If you are in need of any supplies to make this cute album please click below on my on line store.

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Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great week end.  I hoping to get some ink on my fingers .  So much fun !!!!!!!!!  Until next time, happy stamping.  Toodles