Tuesday Tip- Easy Christmas Projects #2

Bag-gift-card-holder-b Today's project and tip is another easy Christmas project made with a Kraft Tag A Bag Gift Bag and the Cookie Cutter Christmas Bundle.

Use this for a gift card holder or a pouch for a little gift.

Here's the video tutorial with the simple how-to:

Grab some of those bags by using the quick links below.  Listed are the other supplies used in the video as well.

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SPECIALS AND PROMOTIONS

  • HOST CODE FOR DECEMBER: 3ANZEQUZ
Place an online order with Lisa Brown using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!
 
  • Stampin' Up! Year End Closeout!  Savings on many items! Click HERE to shop!

How are your Christmas preparations coming along?  Hope this easy Christmas project is one you'll try for little gifts or gift cards!


Makeover Monday Video Tutorial- Make a Beautiful Christmas Tree Ornament

Diy-2016-christmas-ornament-aToday's makeover is a beautiful tree ornament that you can make with simple scoring and stamping.

You can make these as simple or as elaborate as you like.  The Simply Scored Scoring Tool is the handy tool that make these so easy to make.  Score an entire 12 x 12 piece of designer paper and cut the desired width.  See the details in the original video below.

We have several of these ornaments on our tree. Here's a shot of today's project:

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See the list of supplies used on today's makeover below. Host Code: 3ANZEQUZ

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Take a look at more ornaments...can also be gift toppers!  See those HERE!

SPECIALS AND PROMOTIONS

  • HOST CODE FOR DECEMBER: 3ANZEQUZ
Place an online order with Lisa Brown using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!
 
  • Stampin' Up! Year End Closeout!  Savings on many items! Click HERE to shop!

Hope you'll try this DIY ornaments that will be beautiful on your Christmas Tree or as gift toppers!


Making Birthday Cards?

Cute-cupcake-birthday-card-aWe're taking a time out from our regularly scheduled holiday projects since it's always a good time (and, a necessity) to make birthday cards!

This sample is a beautiful creation designed by my assistant, Alicia.  I love how she made this cupcake look so elegant!

The Sweet Cupcake bundle is a precious combination of birthday stamp set and fun coordinating framelits.

Here's a look at the complete card...

Cute-cupcake-birthday-card-bHere's the Stampin' Up! shopping list for this birthday card.  Some products are in the Year End Closeout and only available while supplies last.

 

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SPECIALS AND PROMOTIONS:

  • HOST CODE FOR DECEMBER: 3ANZEQUZ
Place an online order with Lisa Brown using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!
 
  • Stampin' Up! Year End Closeout!  Savings on many items! Click HERE to shop!

Thanks for stopping by today... have a great weekend!

Hope you'll try this style the next time you find yourself making birthday cards!


2016 Easy Stampin' Up! Christmas Gift Ideas Video 1

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Today's project is an easy Stampin' Up! gift idea for Christmas 2016!

With the Christmas holiday coming, our thoughts turn to giving of ourselves and gifts from the heart.  Here's a little cookie box that is just the right size for giving some cookies, candies, or even a pair of warm gloves or cute socks.  Your friends, co-workers, friends, neighbors, etc. would love receiving a little something in a cute box like this, wouldn't you? 

Let's take a look at the video tutorial below and get started now! Share the love and the spirit of the season!

Here's the shopping list for today's project.  Host Code: 3ANZEQUZ

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2016-easy-christmas-gift-ideas1-bBelow is the template to help you re-create the project:

2016-easy-christmas-gift-ideas1-cLisa's Inklings:

  • Start with a 12 x 12 piece of card stock.
  • Score on one side at 3" and 9".
  • Turn and score at 1", 3 1/2", 6 1/2", and 9".
  • Cut as shown in video.
  • Designer Paper dimensions-  One piece at 2 1/4 x 5 3/4, two pieces at 2 3/4 x 5 3/4, two pieces cut 2 1/4 x 2 3/4.

Here's a super easy recipe for Pumpkin Spice Muffins that you could give as a gift with this box!

Pumpkin Spice Muffins

Two Ingredients:

One box of Spice Cake Mix

One 15-16 oz can of pumpkin.  (Not pie filling.)

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Prepare muffin tin (12 medium) with cupcake/muffin liners.
  3. Pour cake mix into a large bowl.
  4. Add can of pumpkin to cake mix. Optional: add chopped walnuts.
  5. Mix well.  Should be about the consistency of cake batter.  I used my mixer!
  6. Pour into muffin pan 1/2 to 2/3 full.
  7. Bake for 18-20 minutes.  Toothpick test to check!

These are delicious and were a hit at Lyla's birthday party!  We added store bought cream cheese icing for fun!

Lylas-birthday-muffins300053104926060_n 15178142_1341343175889634_2837547787203685753_nThanks for tuning in today!  Hope this inspires you to create this easy Stampin' Up! gift idea for Christmas 2016!


STAMPIN' UP! YEAR END CLOSEOUT Begins Today!

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The Stampin' Up! Year End Closeout begins today!
DETAILS:

   * ACCESS THE ONLINE STORE TO SEE ALL ITEMS THAT ARE DISCOUNTED.
   *  ITEMS WILL INCLUDE SOME RETIRING HOLIDAY CATALOG ITEMS, CLEARANCE RACK ITEMS, AND MORE!
   * RETIRING STAMP SETS ARE ONLY GUARANTEED AVAILABLE through DECEMBER 21ST.
   * RETIRING ACCESSORIES AVAILABLE ONLY WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.
 
* NEW HOST CODE FOR DECEMBER: 3ANZEQUZ
Place an online order with Lisa Brown using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!
 
 

Tuesday Tip- Easy Stampin' Up! Christmas Projects #1

Diy-easy-gift-cards-a1For these next weeks leading up to Christmas, the Tuesday Tip will focus on easy Stampin' Up! Christmas/Holiday Projects that will help you prepare for the season.

Today's project is an easy gift card holder...probably the easiest one you've ever seen!  You'll need to use 12 x 12 card stock so be sure to grab the pack of Real Red (141982) from the Holiday Catalog!

Let's take a look at the video tutorial with this quick tip.

Here's a closer look at the inside...

Diy-easy-gift-cards-a2Here's another one made with the Warmth & Cheer DSP...

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Here's the supply list for the project demonstrated in the video:

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New Hostess Code...

3ANZEQUZ
Place an online order with me using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!

Thanks for stopping by for this week's tip with an easy Stampin' Up! Christmas project to help you with your holiday preparations!


Stampin' Up! Cyber Monday Specials!

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It's Cyber Monday and you'll want to see the super 24 hour specials from Stampin' Up!

24hourlistnov28See these 24 Hour Specials HERE in the Online Store!

Last Chance on these discounted products:

10% Off- Ends Today, November 28th!

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20% Off Ends Today, November 28th!

30% Off- Ends Today, November 28th!

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40% Off November 21st-28th

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Select Stamp Sets 25% Continues until November 30, 2016:

Shop Cyber Monday with Stampin' Up! and take advantage of these discounted prices one last day!


Stampin' Up! Black Friday Sale Continues!

OnlineEx_Shareable-3_Nov2116_NAThe Week Long Black Friday Sale continues with the Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza!

Savings throughout the Week...Many Items are "While Supplies Last":

10% Off- November 21st-28th

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20% Off November 21st-28th

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30% Off- November 21st-28th

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40% Off November 21st-28th

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Here's a sheet with all of the sale items and prices for your reference...CLICK HERE!

Select Stamp Sets 25% Continues until November 30, 2016:

 Flash Sale for NEXT MONDAY, November 28th!

November 28th- 24 Hours Only!


DIY Tiny Christmas Gift Box

Diy-tiny-Christmas-boxIt's time for me to get into the kitchen to begin prep for Thanksgiving but first I wanted to share this tiny Christmas box that you can create with a 4 x 6 piece of card stock or better yet, a 4 x 6 card from the Hello December Project Life Card Collection. 

This is a little trinket box is just the right size for a chocolate nugget, small earrings, or Christmas verse from the Bible to spread the Good News.

Let's take a look at the how-to in the video below...

Join the Ink and Inspirations Stampers Group on Facebook HERE to see a video with Christmas card ideas made with this Project Life collection.

Remember to use Hostess Code: MP36GD7R to receive a gift from me!  If you're order is $150 or more before shipping and tax, please do not use the code...you will receive Stampin' Rewards for FREE product when you are placing your order and I will still send you gift!

Savings throughout the Week...Many Items are "While Supplies Last":

10% Off- November 21st-28th

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20% Off November 21st-28th

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30% Off- November 21st-28th

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40% Off November 21st-28th

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Here's a sheet with all of the sale items and prices for your reference...CLICK HERE!

Select Stamp Sets 25% Continues until November 30, 2016:

 Flash Sale for NEXT MONDAY, November 28th!

November 28th- 24 Hours Only!

  • Flurry of Wishes and Snow Flurry Punch Bundle #146008 – $31.20
  • Big Shot Magnetic Platform #130658 – $26.00
  • Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack #141657 – $6.00
  • Bell Punch #141846 – $10.80

Shop now for supplies to create this DIY tiny Christmas box and many other fabulous deals in the week long Black Friday Sale; the Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza ending November 28, 2016!

 


Tuesday Tip Video -Stampin' Up! Gift Ideas and Black Friday Sale

Tip11-22If you're thinking about gift ideas and Black Friday Sales with Stampin' Up! then you are right on target!

There are so many discounted products that will make your crafting and gift giving a breeze.

The tip today features some gift ideas using some of the great products on sale during the Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza, our week long Black Friday Sale!

Let's take a look...

Here are the on sale supplies featured in the video:

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Remember to use Hostess Code: MP36GD7R to receive a gift from me!  If you're order is $150 or more before shipping and tax, please do not use the code...you will receive Stampin' Rewards for FREE product when you are placing your order and I will still send you gift!

 

Savings throughout the Week:

10% Off- November 21st-28th

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20% Off November 21st-28th

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30% Off- November 21st-28th

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40% Off November 21st-28th

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Here's a sheet with all of the sale items and prices for your reference...CLICK HERE!

Select Stamp Sets 25% Continues until November 30, 2016:

 Flash Sale for NEXT MONDAY, November 28th!

November 28th- 24 Hours Only!

  • Flurry of Wishes and Snow Flurry Punch Bundle #146008 – $31.20
  • Big Shot Magnetic Platform #130658 – $26.00
  • Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack #141657 – $6.00
  • Bell Punch #141846 – $10.80

It's a great time to shop for gift making supplies in the week long Black Friday Sale; the Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza!


Stampin' Up! Sale- 24 Hour Flash Sale and Online Extravaganza!

OnlineEx_Flash-Shareable_Nov2116_NAThe Stampin' Up! 24 Hour sale for November 21st and the Online Extravaganza for Nov. 21-28 starts today!

Don't miss out on these savings and special bundles that will end tonight!

Remember to use Hostess Code: MP36GD7R to receive a gift from me!  If you're order is $150 or more before shipping and tax, please do not use the code...you will receive Stampin' Rewards for FREE product when you are placing your order and I will still send you gift!

Product List for the November 21st Flash Sale! Ends tonight!

Savings throughout the Week:

10% Off- November 21st-28th

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20% Off November 21st-28th

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30% Off- November 21st-28th

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40% Off November 21st-28th

Product List

Here's a sheet with all of the sale items and prices for your reference...CLICK HERE!

Select Stamp Sets 25% Continues until November 30, 2016:

 Flash Sale for NEXT MONDAY, November 28th!

November 28th- 24 Hours Only!

  • Flurry of Wishes and Snow Flurry Punch Bundle #146008 – $31.20
  • Big Shot Magnetic Platform #130658 – $26.00
  • Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack #141657 – $6.00
  • Bell Punch #141846 – $10.80

Some items are only available while supplies last! Shop the Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza and 24 Hour Flash Sale NOW!


Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza SALE

OnlineEx_Shareable-2_Nov2116_NAThe Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza Sale begins on Monday!

The are two 24 Hour Sales:

November 21st-  These specials last for ONLY 24 hours!

  • Enamel Shapes Bundle #146002 $27.95
  • Ombre Pads Bundle #146003 $31.50
  • Embellished Ornaments Wood Bundle #146004 $45.60
  • Embellished Ornanents Clear Bundle #146005 $39.20
  • Gift Bag Punch Board #135862 $14.00
  • Gift Box Punch Board #135863 $14.00

November 28th- 24 Hours Only!

  • Flurry of Wishes and Snow Flurry Punch Bundle #146008 – $31.20
  • Big Shot Magnetic Platform #130658 – $26.00
  • Playful Palette Designer Series Paper Stack #141657 – $6.00
  • Bell Punch #141846 – $10.80

Week Long Sale November 21-28, 2016!

10% Off- November 21st-28th

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20% Off November 21st-28th

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30% Off- November 21st-28th

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40% Off November 21st-28th

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Here's a sheet with all of the sale items and prices for your reference...CLICK HERE!

Select Stamp Sets 25% Continues until November 30, 2016:

 

OTHER SPECIALS AND PROMOTIONS:

  • Current Host Code: MP36GD7R
    Place an online order with me using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!
  • Customer Rewards for FREE Stamps- Get 1 Reward punch for each $25 in product on a single order! Read more about Customer Rewards HERE!

Shop the Stampin' Up! Online Extravaganza Sale beginning Monday, November 21st!

 


Make A Gift Card Holder from An Envelope

Gift-card-holder-made-from-envelope-aHello friends and welcome today's 2016 Christmas project with this cute and easy gift card holder made from an envelope.

These are as much fun to make as will be to receive and would be adorable hung from a tree as well!

Let's take a look at the video tutorial for the how-to:

Download the Project Details HERE.

Here are the Stampin' Up! Supplies used for today's project:

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Tin of Tags is one of the stamp sets that is 25% off this month!  Here's the complete list:

Stamp Sets 25% Off until November 30, 2016:

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OTHER SPECIALS AND PROMOTIONS:

  • Current Host Code: MP36GD7R
    Place an online order with me using the Host Code and receive a gift from me.  Please do not use the Host Code if your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax.  You will receive Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order and I will still send your gift!
  • Customer Rewards for FREE Stamps- Get 1 Reward punch for each $25 in product on a single order! Read more about Customer Rewards HERE!

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Create special delivery gift packaging for Christmas gift cards this year.  Make these gift card holders easily...just start with an envelope!


2016 Stampin' Up! Christmas Card Series and Video #7

2016-christmas-cards-video-7aWelcome to the seventh in a series of 2016 Stampin' Up! Christmas card ideas and video!

First off, let me tell you that I was running on almost empty when I recorded this video...you'll see.;)  This is the THIRD attempt of a recording so please forgive any oops moments. 

Now on to the card...

The images in this set are from the Tin of Cards set which is currently 25% off through November 3oth.

Since it's getting late, let's just get on with the show.  Check out the video below.

  Stampin' Up! Product List for Christmas Card #7 

Here are the other stamp sets that coordinate with these Stitched Shapes that are ON SALE for 25% off this month! Click the images to see the sale price!

Stamp Sets 25% Off until November 30, 2016:

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SPECIALS AND PROMOTIONS:

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Here's the image of the card in the video
that was embossed with Delightful Dijon.

Thanks for tuning in for the seventh in a series of 2016 Stampin' Up! Christmas card videos!