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Watercolour Christmas

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – Onstage 2017 Spring Summer Catalogue 2018

So what do you do when its a bleak cold day and you find your self with an unexpected free afternoon?

Well for me there really only one option………

I lit the fire, made myself a latte and sat down to use this kit which has been calling out to me for the last few weeks.  Its the Watercolour Christmas Project Kit and I will be using it next week for a product class.

I think this is one of the best Xmas kits that Stampin’ Up! have released. I can see quite a few options to swap the layouts and sentiments if the matching stamp set is not your cup of tea. Personally I love it just as it is! However the best bit is you can make 20 cards for just £18.00. Yep you read it right its less than £1 per card……..

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I loved the simplicity of the cards. Don’t you think the hints of gold from the mini sequins just finish this card off?

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I added a little Wink of Stella to the stripes which took this card up another level

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I have to say this layout was my favourite but it was a close call. Which is yours?

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As you can see the fire is still burning and my coffee not long finished. Hardly surprising given it took me less than 60 minutes to make up the whole batch! Now I’m a hardy crafter and I was able to devote the whole hour to the project, but I can see this being a handy buy for anyone who wants to send handmade cards but doesn’t have much time

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Even better news! We have free shipping from 11.00 pm tonight until 10.50pm Monday night. So if you order tonight you may well have this kit in your home by next weekend and your handmade card making plans are back on track!

I am grateful to all my customers for their loyal support so should you wish to place an order via my online shop please check out the following

  • Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • 37J7VFWB

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend!

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara

 


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Christmas in July – Swing panel card

Stampin Up demonstrator – Crafty Little Minx – Christmas in July – Swing panel card

Happy first of the month to everyone.  Today’s card is final card from my recent class ad probably the most complicated. Having said that once you break the elements down its a really simple concept.

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On the front I cut out the window frame before embossing the rest of the piece with the brick wall TEF to create a log cabin effect. I then loosely fussy cut another piece to create the stack of logs under the window

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The window piece has the sponged scene attached to the back and when you open the card you start to see the effect.

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Inside I used more of the elements of the new Carols of Christmas bundle which ia available to buy from today. Yes that’s right TODAY!

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The bundle includes these really cute decorations and you can die cut the same shapes which I raised with the new mini dimensionals. No sticky snips anymore. My class attendees loved them.

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So did you spot the sweet little holly sprigs? They were so easy to make and once I started I just couldn’t stop stamping and die cutting. Bu then again its a Christmas card so can you really have too much holly?

Coming a whole month early from the Stampin’ Up! Autumn/Winter catalogue – the Carols Of Christmas. Purchase your stamp set now and receive a full set of instructions to make all of the cards featured from the class. And add the Card Front Builder Dies for more options with an additional 10% off the total price.

Did you earn a Bonus Days coupon?  For every 60 € / £45 you spent between 1 and 31 July (catalogue price before shipping and handling), you received a 6 € / £4.50 Bonus Days coupon that you can use between 1 and 31 August.

So hunt out those emails and use the coupon code when you place your August orders! Why not put yours towards the purchase of the Carols of Christmas stamp set or bundle?

Want to see more of what’s in the new catalogue? Customers who have purchased from me in the last 6 months will receive a copy automatically in the next 2 weeks. If that’s not you but you’d like a copy, click below to register:

  •  Is your Stampin’ Up! order less than £150? If so, use the current Reward Code and receive a free gift from me along with other perks!
    • Q6VFWPG4

  • If your order is over £150 please do not use the code as you will be your own Hostess and get your own rewards to spend!

Thanks for looking

Catch you soon

Stampin Hugs

Sara

Aka Crafty Little Minx