Monday, January 20, 2014

PDE Linky Party #2 - Saying Hi - Friendship

Happy Tuesday,

It's time for another Linky Party at PDE Crafty Playtime.  This week our theme is Saying Hi - Friendship.  Come join in on the fun and play along with us.

Here is my project:
I was on a creative roll so I made two cards that are very similar.  I had fun playing with a new stamp and punch bundle.  Both cards are 4.25" x 5.50", one is in landscape the other portrait.  Here are the details:
Stampin' Up! products used:
Cardstock:  Whisper White (#100730)
Designer Series Paper:  Fresh Prints stack (#132996) - this stack is so versatile.  Perfect for cards.
Ink:  Real Red (#126949) and Crumb Cake (#126975) Classic Stampin' Pads
Stamp(s):  Six-Sided Sampler Clear-Mount (#130956) or Wood Mount (#130953)
Tool:  Hexagon punch (#130919)
Accessories:  Cherry Cobbler Baker's Twine (#123125), Stampin' Dimensionals (#104430), and SNAIL (#104332)

Non-Stampin' Up! products used:
Script Embossing Folder - The Paper Studio

You can shop for any of these products HERE.

Thanks for stopping by for a visit.

Blessings and Happy Crafting,

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Weekly Deals

Check out these cool Weekly Deals at Stampin' Up!  Have fun shopping!  Blessings, Belinda

Neutrals Core'dinations Item # 129956
Regular Price: $23.95 US/$29.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $17.96 US/$22.46 CAN
Basic Black 3/4" Chevron Ribbon  Item # 130010
Regular Price: $8.95 US/$12.50 CAN
Discounted Price: $6.71 US/$9.38 CAN
Framed Tulips Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Item #121809
Regular Price: $7.95 US/$9.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $5.96 US/$7.46 CAN
Chalk Talk Framelit Dies Item # 129983
Regular Price: $24.95 US/$30.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $18.71 US/$23.21 CAN
Calypso Coral Classic Pad Item # 126983
Regular Price: $5.95 US/$7.25 CAN
Discounted Price: $4.46 US/$5.44 CAN
Alphabet Press Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Item #130916
Regular Price: $7.95 US/$9.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $5.96 US/$7.46 CAN
Note Card Envelopes Item # 131528
Regular Price: $5.50 US/$6.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $4.13 US/$5.21 CAN

Storytime Ensemble Item # 127195
Regular Price: $19.95 US/$21.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $11.97 US/$13.17 CAN

Monday, January 13, 2014

Paper Pumpkin Promo!

Exciting news!  Stampin' Up! is having a contest and we will both be winners!

Paper Pumpkin is a monthly creative escape delivered right to your door for just $19.95 a month.  And now through February 10, get a FREE set of 2012-2014 In Color Stampin' Write® Markers—a $14.95 value—when you sign up for a new PAPER PUMPKIN membership!  
With Paper Pumpkin you receive a new project every month.  These are usually quick and easy projects.
  • This special offer is only valid for new subscribers.
  • Customers must sign up at and choose me (Belinda Baker) as your demonstrator.
  • The markers will be sent with the subscriber's Welcome Kit.  No coupon code is required. Anyone who signs up for a Paper Pumpkin membership during the promotion dates will get a set of 2012-2014 In Color Stampin' Write Markers.
Thanks for stopping by.
Blessings and Happy Crafting,
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Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Weekly Deals

Happy Tuesday,

Shop with me at HERE for these terrific deals.

Blessings and Happy Shopping!

Weekly Deals

Here are this week's Weekly Deals!

Borders Scoring Plate Simply Scored Item # 126192
Regular Price $14.95 US/$19.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $11.21 US/$14.96 CAN

Classic Pad Soft Sky Item #131181
Regular Price: $5.95 US/$7.25 CAN
Discounted Price: $4.46 US/$5.44 CAN

Finishing Touches Edgelit Die Item # 127010
Regular Price: $9.95 US/$11.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $7.46 US/$8.96 CAN 

Houndstooth Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Die Item # 123134
Regular Price: $7.95 US/$9.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $5.96 US/$7.46 CAN

Marina Mist 3/4" Chevron Ribbon Item # 130016
Regular Price: $8.95 US/$12.50 CAN
Discounted Price: $6.71 US/$9.38 CAN

Envelope Liners Framelits Item # 132172
Regular Price: $26.95 US/$32.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $20.21 US/$24.71 CAN

Frosty Day II Digital Download Kit Item # 128875
Regular Price: $9.95 US/$10.95 CAN
Discounted Price: $5.97 US/6.57 CAN

Monday, January 6, 2014

Balloons - PDE Crafty Playtime Linky Party #1

Happy Tuesday,

Are you having a 'Ruby Tuesday?'  This question is asked every Tuesday by my hubby.  He love the phrase 'Ruby Tuesday.'

Today is the kick off for the PDE Crafty Playtime Linky Parties.  The design team is very excited about our kick off.  Click on the link above to check out the design team's creations.  Here are the rules for the PDE Crafty Playtime Linky Parties:
1) Follow the theme
2) New or Past projects welcome (any type of crafting as long as it fits the current theme)
3) You may link up as many times as you'd like as long as they are different projects 
4) Please become a FOLLOWER of Pause Dream Enjoy.  It would be terrific if you would become a FOLLOWER of The Embellished Card as well.

Here is my Balloons project:

Project details:
Card base:  5-1/2" x 4-1/4"
First Layer:  5-3/8" x 4-1/8"
Second Layer:  4-7/8" x 3-5/8"
Patterned Paper Layer:  4-3/4" x 3-1/2"

Stampin' Up! products used:
Whisper White cardstock (#100730)
Tempting Turquoise cardstock (#102067)
Daffodil Delight cardstock (#119683)
Old Olive cardstock (#100702)
Real Red cardstock (#102482)
Tangerine Tango cardstock (#111349)
Whisper White Baker's Twine (#124262)
Real Red Classic Stampin' Up! Ink (#126949)
SNAIL (#104332)
Stampin' Dimensionals (#104430)
Itty Bitty Banners Stamp Set (Wood #132022 or Clear #126257)
Bitty Banners Framelits Dies (#129267)
Shop with me HERE.

Non-Stampin' Up! products used:
Patterned Paper
Cricut Create a Critter - page 54 Balloon4 Layer 1 and 2 cut @ 4" (Old Olive)
Cricut Simply Charmed - page 75 Balloon cut @ 4" (Tempting Turquoise and Tangerine Tango)*
Cricut Stretch Your Imagination - page 60 Blloon Layers cut @ 4" (Daffodil Delight and Real Red)
  *tails snipped off
Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl Embossing Folder (1st layer of Tempting Turquoise)

This was a fun card to make.  I had so much fun making it that I duplicated it with different colors and sentiment.

Thanks for stopping by.

Blessings and Happy Crafting,
Shop with me HERE.

This card is entered in the following challenges:
ABC Challenge - C is for Colorful
A Little Bit Crafty - Celebrate
Flat Friends Challenge - #16 - Anything Goes
Just B Creative Crazy January Challenge - Anything Goes
Lothian Crafts Online - Challenge 30 - Female Birthday