Friday, June 22, 2018

Layered Butterfly!

Hello friends!

I am sharing a fun and simple project with you today.
This is one FABULOUS die (Layered Butterfly from Spellbinders) comes with 3 dies and you can use it independently or layer two or all three!

Caution--only Simon Says Stamp has it in stock. Act FAST! Two one left only! 
it's gone! πŸ˜•

The similar ones ( I know it's not the same) are still available--> here and here
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I used pattern paper and did some quick layering!

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To compliment the background, I used Warp Speed Stencil to accentuate the focal point.

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The key is to turn the angle of the stencil to create a sense of motion for the butterfly.

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The embossing paste does a quick job. Love the result.

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Hope you have a lovely day.
ps: you can check out the latest sales and promotions here

Thursday, June 21, 2018

LATEST Sales and Promotion

Updated on June 22th, 2:40 pm EST
I am posting the latest sales and promo in this page
This shall be posted on my blog side bar located on the right for your convenience.

πŸ‘‰πŸ‘‰This page will be continuously updated. There will be occasional giveaways on this page, so be sure to check it out regularly!

Disclaimer: Affiliate links are applied at no additional cost to you. Thank you for your support.
If you do shop through my links, please be sure to start from my links and finish it in one go.

I saw it on Concord & 9th


Concord & 9th
shop the entire June release here
----> shop the Brushed Blossom Bundle here

Shop the latest here

This is my favorite set--->here 

Shop Last Chance here s(up to 50% off)

FREE Summer Glitter Paper Pack with every $60+ order (or more)

placed between 06/09/18 at 9am MT through 07/08/18 at midnight

shop Simon Says Stamp here

Use code FWR528 to get $5 off of your order!
Good Vibes (available now)


Shop Altenew
Limited time only! Earn 2X reward points on ALL Orders from 6/21/2018 at 12:01 AM EDT until 6/24/2018 at 11:59 PM EDT. Shop here: Reward points can be exchanged for future discounts and savings. Altenew Loyalty Program members only.

 Be sure to use SHIP7OFF to get $7 off over $100 order
June Build-a-flower Larkspur
Build-A-Flower: Larkspur
Build-A-Flower: Larkspur

Shop HERE$7 off on all orders over $100 with code SHIP70FF 
FREE U.S. shipping on orders over $200 with code SHIPFREE


Spellbinders' SALE here (up to 70% off)
HUGE mark-down on card kits (it is now $150  $40))

Fiesta sale---> 25% off here

Shop Sizzling Summer sale here
Large Die of the Month Membership
Large Die of the Month Membership from: Spellbinders
Scrapbook. com offers up to 20% of the card-making supplies. Click here.


These 7 Brands are all on Sale!

7 Sizzling Days of Summer is happening NOW! We are offering SEVEN of our bestselling brands on sale for seven days! The seven beloved favorites below are on sale 20% off! But hurry! Shop now for the best selection because many coveted items will sell out!
Shop Sizzix 20% OFF
Shop Lawn Fawn 20% OFF
Shop Tonic Studios 20% OFF
Shop Echo Park 20% OFF
Shop We R Memory Keepers 20% OFF
Shop Tim Holtz 20% OFF
Shop Doodlebug 20% OFF shop here
Shop Clearance here over

Tim Holtz Stamp Positioner (travel size)--> here
Tonic Card-making Inspiration Guide (including dies, stamps --->only $75.99 $19.99). shop here

Shop Neat & Tangled here
Shop Sales here
Shop the latest here
The May release can be found here
I saw it on Neat and Tangled, LLC

June 2018 Release Bundle

Technique Tuesday 
FREE shipping on order over $75 in the USA


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Small Die of the Month from Spellbinders

Hello friends!
I am popping in with another quick post about Spellbinder's Small Die of the Month.
Small Die of the Month Membership
Small Die of the Month Membership

from: Spellbinders
Just $7.50 per month + Shipping- PAYPAL NOT ACCEPTED
The June kits are now here! (Available June 1-30th)
Membership Includes:
  • Exclusive Set of Small Versatile Dies that cut, emboss, deboss and stencil. Size is similar to Die D-Lites.
  • Project Inspiration: Each kit will feature project ideas with at least one detailed how-to instruction tutorial each month.
  • Member Benefits & Savings: Receive exclusive member pricing in the Spellbinders store. Plus receive access to deals, savings, and gifts - only available to members.
 This is the 2nd cupcake card that I made.
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The best thing about making yummy cupcake is that there is no calories involved. 
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The funny thing is...I used the "candle wick" die and use it as the whipped cream!πŸ˜‹
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Like my previous cupcake card, I used the same background: Warp Speed stencil and stripe stamp (please see product links below).

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I would recommend you to check out Spellbinders ...if you live in US (it's shipping-friendly in US) and that you love a little surprise every month to use a variety of dies!
You can check out the summer sales over Spellbinders here

For all the sales and promotion, please see here

Thanks for stopping by!

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Simon Says Stamp New Release "Good Vibes"!

Hello friends!

Lucky for me to have a new stamp (thanks, SSS!) called Center Cut Geometric Pattern Cling Stamp.
 from the new release "Good Vibes" from Simon Says Stamp.
This release has really fun and happy images and designs. 
Happy birthday (2)

 This large Center Cut Geometric Pattern Cling Stamp comes with one extra component than the norm. That is, it has a removable circle stamp in the center.


I wanted to take advantage of this removable element. 
So, I embossed the outer image in white for the background and silver in the circle.  
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This was all created in one piece/layer without using a circle die. Love that.

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Of course, MISTI makes this possible for me to create two embossing in one layer without masking or die-cutting.  To add interest and movement, I added an alcohol-inked vellum butterfly.


I added some more colors in a few spots in the background with the Companion Crafter's Pen (Spring Collection).

You can find the Geometric Pattern Cling Stamp here.
all the latest release here.
Supplies used for this project.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Technique Tuesday Feature is Back!

Hello friends!
I hope you are having a great Tuesday! 
I took a break from featuring Technique Tuesday products on a Tuesday and guess what!?
I am back with Technique Tuesday feature again.
Technique Tuesday - Greenhouse Society Collection - Clear Acrylic Stamps - Strawberry
Technique Tuesday - Clear Acrylic Stamps - Strawberry

This card may look simple enough, but thee are a few steps/technique involved.

1: masking the background: I used the die cut as a MASK and then stamped the background in green.  
2. white-embossing and die-cutting on vellum): using heavier vellum (40lbs) seems to do the trick for me. It doesn't warp and is sturdy enough to use as it is.
3. coloring: I applied alcohol ink/markers on front and back of the vellum (mostly on the back).
4. use colored card stock to create the matching sentiment.
5. it's all in the details: splatter, droplets and know, the little things.

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I did strawberry-picking in my local farm many times before and noticed that the flowers are usually white with yellow center and that is how I colored the strawberries.
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I love the airiness of vellum gives and it is aptly perfect for a summer card.
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 All supplies that I used are listed and linked below.
Please feel free to shop through my links as your support to my blog.

 Technique Tuesday currently has a special promotion about Animal house.
You can find out details here.
Limited Time: FREE Hay Neighbor Stamp Set
Hope that you stop by again for the next Tuesday's feature!
Thanks so much for stopping by!

Monday, June 18, 2018

A Card with a Large Banner Die (& Winner Announcement)

Hello friends!
 I am popping in to share a quick card!
The dies, stamps and pattern paper make everything quick and easy.

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All the supplies that I used are listed at the end of the post.
I would appreciate it if you use my link for your shopping purpose.
I relied on the large pattern paper and used it as part of my background.

holding you in my heart

I added stenciled paste and droplets ....and remember ribbons? Yeah, they kind of disappeared in crafting. Well, I am bringing it back today! 

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Lastly, I want to pass on a special promotion of the mini die cut machine from Altenew.
This is my side kick when I do quick and easy die cutting and it works GREAT!


Receive a FREE Signature Words Die Set (value $8) with every order of the Mini Blossom Die Cutting Machine from 6/18/2018 at 12:01 AM EDT through 6/20/2018 at 11:59 PM EDT. 
It will be added to cart automatically. While supplies last. Not valid on previous orders. 
 Shop HERE

Enjoy the great deals up to 40% off on selected items in the Sale collection from 6/18 until 6/24. Shop HERE  
June 2018 Stamp/Die Release HERE 
Lastly, the $30 Gift Card winner of the Altenew June release winner is....
Purple Princess said...
Gorgeous cards! I love the banner!!
Congratulations, Purple Princess!
Please contact me at to claim your prize.
Thanks for stopping by!