Archive for December, 2009

Dec 31 2009

Stamp Simply #120 – NEW Things!

Happy NEW Year, Everyone!  Emphasis is on NEW. Today we will create a project using something NEW— perhaps a gift received, something you treated yourself to, or maybe even something you purchased or received ages ago and just haven’t used yet.  Whatever is NEW to you — just give it a try — and you […]

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Dec 24 2009

Stamp Simply #119 – CAS Thank You

 “And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch of their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great […]

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Dec 23 2009

A Gift for Emily

Emily is a 6 year old crafter. When I spotted this book by American Girl on Button Crafts at Michaels earlier in the fall, this gift idea immediately popped into my head, and today it finally got completed! To go along with the book I filled a clear bucket with buttons by Basic Grey and Rusty Pickle […]

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Dec 22 2009

Loving Thoughts

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Loving Thoughts is a beautifully scripted NEW sentiment set available soon by JustRite.  I am in the middle of making a wedding card using the Faith, Hope, Love sentiment shown below, but as life happens about me each day, things don’t always get done as planned — I am sure you can all relate!  We […]

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Dec 18 2009

JustRite Romantic Money Holder

A gift of cash — can it be used in a romantic situation?  I dare say, YES! With the help of JustRite’s NEW Romantic Sentiments.  This set will be released on January 1 by JustRite Stampers and today we are sneak peeking it for you all to see!  Take a peek at the new sentiment I […]

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Dec 17 2009

Stamp Simply #118 – CAS Snow

CAS Snow — Today’s challenge is to incorporate some clean and simple snowy aspect to your creation.  Use anything on your card that says SNOW — anything wintery, snowy, icy, etc.  Let’s just get some white and sparkly snow on our cards.  Some of us will have the real thing for Christmas and some won’t, so lets just […]

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Dec 10 2009

Stamp Simply #117 – Alter a Purchased Card

Alter a Purchased Card – If you don’t have your Christmas cards done yet, it’s crunch time!  How about altering a store bought card to give it that hand made look and feel.  You can use a newly purchased card and alter it with a family photo, some embellishments, a stamped image — whatever!  OR you […]

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Dec 08 2009

Just Touching Base

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Hi everyone.  Just touching base — I had NO idea I wouldn’t be able to create and post for so many days — all is well  — life just keeps happening, and in full force I might add!  The *extra* thing that happened here that I didn’t work into the schedule (LOL) is the state of chaos […]

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Dec 05 2009

A Simple Gift…

Published by under Gift Item

…that warmed my heart on this very cold December night.  I just HAD to share with you this heartwarming gift that I received in the mail today.  So simply done — so understated and absolutely perfect — a gift from the heart —   A very simplistic wreath stamped, framed in a distressed wood frame, and […]

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Dec 04 2009

Stamp Simply #116 – Tag it Pretty!

Tag it Pretty!  Today’s challenge is to make a gift tag — something you can just hang on a gift, a bag handle or box — just a little bit of handmade loveliness that tells the recipient they are special to you!  And our over-riding theme here at Stamp Simply for the entire month is […]

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