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Stampin' Up! Thanksgiving 2015 Tiny Treat Box Table Favor and Video

Stampin-up-thanksgiving-tiny-treat-boxHappy Thursday and welcome to the remake of yesterday's 12 Weeks of Stampin' Up! Halloween project with this Tiny Treat Box as a Thanksgiving table favor.

You can easily personalize with your own handwriting and use as a place marking for your Thanksgiving table setting.

Let's take a look at this First Cut Video below...First Cut meaning no edits ;)... or, you can find it here on You Tube.


  • Cut the designer paper to 1 3/4" square to embellish the box or stamp the sides of the box for a different look.
  • Take a 2 1/2" piece of our Burlap Ribbon and cut it length-wise to get a narrow piece for behind the pumpkin.  Use the other half on your next box or other project!
  • The Haunt Ya Later Pumpkin is adhered with Stampin' Dimensionals.
  • Secure the side flaps to the inside of the box with your favorite adhesive.

Stampin-up-thanksgiving-tiny-treat-box-videoHere's my supply list for today's project. 

Click the links to shop in the Stampin' Up! Online Store.

12 Weeks Halloween 2015 Week 10- Stampin' Up! Haunt Ya Later Tiny Treat Box Video Tutorial

Stampin-up-12-weeks-halloween-2015-10-haunt-ya-laterWelcome to Week 10 of my 12 Weeks of Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects featuring this dressed up Tiny Treat Box and the Haunt Ya Later stamp set.

These Tiny Treat Boxes are just the right size for a few treats or trinkets.  Best of all, the fold together in a snap!

Let's take a look at the video below or you can find it HERE on You Tube.


  • Cut 5 designer paper squares at 1 3/4" square but the Tiny Treat Box can be finished without the designer paper sides...totally up to you.
  • The thick Whisper White Card Stock is great for easy watercoloring.
  • If you haven't tried to new In Color Dotted Lace Trim, it's a gem! It's stretchy and makes the prettiest bows! For this project, you'll need about 18".

Here's the shopping list for today's project:

Checking In with Stampin' Up! Weekly Deals

CM100100BJust a quick check in with the Weekly Deals from Stampin' Up! today since I am on the road early this morning to visit our youngest daughter.  Please say a prayer for safe travel!

Edited by Lisa:  Arrived safely at daughter and son-in-law's home in Fort Worth...thank you for your prayers!

Here are the details on this week's deals:


Other noteworthy news:

Thank you for checking in for the news on the new Stampin' Up! Weekly Deals.  I'll post an update later.  Be sure to visit tomorrow for Week 10 of the 12 Weeks of Halloween...see you then!

Makeover Monday- Stampin' Up! Christmas 2015 Oh What Fun Card

Stampin-up-oh-what-fun-christmas-2015-makeoverToday's project for Makeover Monday is an easy to make 2015 Christmas card with the Oh What Fun stamp set from the Stampin' Up! Holiday Catalog.

This little card is 4 1/4" square but you can mail it in one of our Medium sized envelopes!

Let's take a look at the video tutorial from the past project.  You may also view it here on You Tube.


  • Cut card base 4 1/4" x 8 1/2".  Score at 4 1/4" and fold in half.
  • Designer Paper strip measures 2" x 4 1/4".
  • Glimmer Paper strips measure 1/4" x 4 1/4".
  • Red Glimmer Papers add a special touch of holiday sparkle!
  • Choose your dies according to the size of your sentiment.  Punches may work for you.  I used Oval Framelits on this makeover.
  • Paper piercing around the largest oval was just punched freehanded. No template...just go for it!  Adds the perfect finishing touch.


My Makeover Monday Project Supply List.  Just click on the links to Shop Online!

Time Running Out! Paper Pumpkin in the Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness!


Less than 24 hours to subscribe to Paper Pumpkin and be part of this fund raising event for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation!
To show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we're going PINK . . . or at least our October Paper Pumpkin boxes are! And because we know our subscribers want to share the love too, Stampin' Up! will be making a donation on their behalf to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).

Stampin' Up! will donate:

  • $1 for every active Paper Pumpkin subscriber.
  • Plus, an additional $1 for every new subscriber if signed up before October 10th!

Remember, those who get the October kit will not only be donating to a good cause, but they will also get a one-time only, pretty pink Paper Pumpkin box! No one will want to miss it. Promise. 

More About BCRF

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) advances the world's most promising research to eradicate breast cancer. Founded by Evelyn H. Lauder in 1993, BCRF has raised more than $550 million to fuel discoveries in tumor biology, genetics, prevention, treatment, survivorship and metastasis, making it one of the largest non-governmental funders of breast cancer research in the world. This year BCRF has invested $58.6 million in research, to support over 235 researchers at leading medical institutions across six continents, including $11.6 million to the international Evelyn H. Lauder Founder's Fund focused on metastasis. By spending 91 cents of every dollar on research and public awareness programs, BCRF remains one of the nation's most fiscally responsible nonprofits. BCRF is the only breast cancer organization with an "A+" from Charity Watch, and has been awarded Charity Navigator's highest rating of four stars 13 times since 2002. For more information, please visit:
Additional Details: 
  • New subscribers are those who signed up between September 11 and October 10, 2015 and have not been a Paper Pumpkin subscriber at any time in the past. 
  • All funds will be donated in US dollars.
  • Mini spoiler alert! The October project inside the pink box is just as awesome as always, but we should probably let you know that it is not a pink project. That's all we're saying. ;)
  • Funds will be donated based on number of subscribers instead of boxes shipped. But, if you want more than one pink box, you can always increase your subscription quantity by logging into your account at before October 10.

Click HERE to sign up today for Paper Pumpkin in the Pink to benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation!

Stampin' Up! Thanksgiving 2015 Table Setting Favor and Video

Stampin-up-a-little-something-thanksgving-favorToday's project is "A Little Something" that can be used for your 2015 Thanksgiving favor or table setting marker.

This little treat cone is a remake of the 2015 12 Weeks of Halloween Projects Week 9 that is easy to create by simply starting with a 4 1/2" square piece of designer paper.

Watch the video tutorial below or HERE on You Tube to see the how -to and a fun way to personalize!


  • "Say what you want to say" with the Alphabet Rotary Stamp.  Personalize or customize your greetings on any project!
  • The Label Bracket Punch makes a wonderful backing for the punched circle.
  • Fill these cones with after dinner mints or yummy chocolates.

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Here are the supplies used for this project. Click products to shop now!

12 Weeks Halloween 2015 Week 9- Stampin' Up! Howl-o-ween Treats Paper Cone Video Tutorial

Stampin-up-2015-halloween-howloween-treat-coneWe are moving right along with the 12 Weeks of Halloween Projects and for Week 9, let's make this easy paper cone with the help of the Howl-o-ween Treats set and Boo to You Framelits Bundle from from Stampin' Up!

This particular project is one that you can customize for any holiday or occasion.   It's easy and best of all, it's super cute!

Here's the how-to and assembly instructions in the video below.  Can't see it here?  Hop on over to You Tube.


  • The Go Wild Designer Series Paper Stack works great for this project and the prints make it fun for Halloween!
  • Have you tried our new Tear and Tape?  It's fabulous!  Easy to'll love it!
  • Make your on decor piece for Halloween!  My husband made this one (pictured below from two years ago) by taping two branches together and painting with black spray paint.



Here's what I used for this week's project:

Wrap It Up! with the New Weekly Deals from Stampin' Up!

Weekly-deals-oct6Packaging and pretties take the limelight this week in the new list of Weekly Deals from Stampin' Up!

Now is the time to add these goodies to your supplies in preparation of the upcoming holiday season!

Let's take a look at the deals and the prices!

Thank you for using the Host Code when shopping online!   Use the Host Code when shopping HERE and receive a GIFT from me!
Host Code for October:  V4HGERVM
*If your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax, please do not use the code. You will earn rewards on your order from Stampin' Up! (Free product!)


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Subscribe to Paper Pumpkin by October 10, 2015!
Your first kit will arrive in a limited-edition pink box that you'll want to hold onto forever-and we'll donate $2 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation because you're a new subscriber!
Paper Pumpkin makes a great gift for family, friends, or for yourself!
See you tomorrow with the next 2015 12 Weeks of Halloween Projects!
Thanks for stopping by for the "wrap" with the new Weekly Deals from Stampin' Up!

Makeover Monday- Stampin' Up! Christmas 2015 Home for Christmas Card

Stampin-up-home-for-christmas-2015-card-makeoverToday's Makeover Monday is another Stampin' Up! 2015 Christmas card created with the Home for Christmas Designer Series Paper and the Seasonal Frames Thinlits Dies from the Holiday Catalog.

These scripted thinlits make such a grand statement on cards and this falala was perfect to pair with this music sheet print from the designer paper collection.

Let's take a look at the video tutorial from the past below or you can find it HERE on You Tube.


  • Real Red cotton ribbon adds an additional touch of color across the Mossy Meadow strip in the center.
  • Red Glimmer Paper gives this Christmas card a very festive feel.
  • Music notes?  No Problem.  Two "raindrops" from the Tree Builder Punch and free-hand cut thin strips equal a couple of sixteenth notes!


Here's the Stampin' Up! Shopping List for today's Makeover Monday. 

Host Code for October:  V4HGERVM
*If your order totals $150 or more before shipping and tax, please do not use the code. You will earn rewards on your order from Stampin' Up! (Free product!)

Stampin' Up! Among the Branches Autumn Fry Box and First Cut Video

Stampin-up-among-the-branches-fry-boxThere's a feel of autumn in the Ozarks today and the perfect time to share this seasonally themed fry box; the remake of 12 Weeks of Halloween 2015 Week 8!

Here's a First Cut Video with the easy how-to!  You can also find it HERE on You Tube.


  • Using different colors of ink on colored card stock presents a striking look...try it!
  • Embossing folders really "dress up" a project.  Look through your collection and design a card or other project using the technique seen in this video.
  • Tip: Be sure your card stock is placed in the correct direction according to your project.  Each embossing folder is different so check each time.


Here's the Supply list for this Stampin' Up! project.  Thank you for using the October 2015 Host Code when ordering.
* Host Code: V4HGERVM

*Please do not use the Host Code if your order is $150 or more before tax and shipping.  You will earn Stampin' Rewards from Stampin' Up! on your order.

What's on your craft desk?  I'd love to know!  Leave a comment here and I'll choose someone to receive the kit to make this project. (Everything but adhesive and stamped images per Stampin' Up! policy.)
Thanks for joining me for this Stampin' Up! Among the Branches project and video!  See you again soon!