Not Bones About it … Sharing Bone Appetit

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

Last night we kicked off our 2019-20 Stamp Clubs.  I’m so excited to gather my group of stampers around the table again. It’s always a good time.  This month we are creating cards featuring the new “W” Fold card.  I’m sorry I can’t share these with you “yet” … I have another Club on Saturday and I want them to be surprised. I promise I will be sharing in the near future.

Today I’d like to share the little treat boxes that I have made for each of my club members. It comes from the 2019 September Paper Pumpkin: Bone Appetit.  These little cuties are adorned in black strips or polka dots on a orange foil.

The little tags have cute dancing skeletons (above) or a spider web (below) … just too cute! I feel in love with the skeleton hand that acts as a closure for our box …

These little boxes were quick -n- easy to assemble and decorate… and they are filled with chocolates! Can’t get better than gathering with friends, having fun making cool stuff for Halloween and chocolate!

We have a couple chairs around the table that will be open for non-club members to join us. I will post the dates and the card fold / technique that we will be doing that month, and you can RSVP and join us. Although you will not receive Hostess Benefits like club members, you will still get to create the projects with us!

To sign up for Paper Pumpkin or get more details … click the Paper Pumpkin button on the side bar on my post.

Tomorrow I will share with you a totally cute alternative project I created using my kit.

Thank you so much for joining me today, hope your day is a good one.

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Winter Wonders …

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

There’s something about the holidays that brings out the crafter in all of us. Even non-crafters like making simple and fun projects to celebrate the season. And since “simple and fun” is Paper Pumpkin’s middle name, you have the perfect way to start your holiday crafting!

October Kit

  • Kit details: Makes 10 cards and envelopes

  • Card size: 4 1/4″ x 5-1/2″ (10.8 x 14 cm)

  • Envelope size: 4-1/2″ x 5-3/4″ (11.4 x 14.6 cm)

  • Coordinating colors: Early Espresso, Pool Party, Poppy Parade, and Shaded Spruce

November Kit

  • Kit details: Makes 24 holiday-themed gift tags of 4 various sizes and designs.

  • Coordinating colors: Early Espresso, Pool Party, Poppy Parade, and Shaded Spruce

  • The October and November kits coordinate; however, each kit is all-inclusive and can stand alone.

If you love holiday papercrafting, Paper Pumpkin has you covered with our October and November Winter Wonders duo. With cards in one kit and tags in the other, you’ll have everything you need for a handmade, heartfelt Christmas. It’s Christmas prep made easy with Paper Pumpkin.

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Halloween will soon be creeping upon us … Be Ready!!

Hello Stampin’ Friends,

Hope you all had a wonderful weekend. Are you feeling like I do? That time is going by so fast, summer is officially over. I must admit it though … I love autumn. The cool air, the colors, the smells … yes, I love this time of year.

Halloween is nearly here, which means that Paper Pumpkin has been busy, busy, busy.  Stampin’ Up! thought you might like “a hand” with your frightful festivities, so they designed September’s kit, Bone Appétit, with YOU in mind.

This kit includes 20 food-safe treat boxes, a unique and exclusive Halloween stamp set, and a spooky, special-edition box. September’s kit also gives new meaning to the word “handmade.” (Cue the scary laughter!)

So don’t get left in the dark this Halloween. Subscribe at paperpumpkin.com by September 10 to get in on the fun.

To get your Halloween Crafting Paper Pumpkin, Sign up before September 10th at Paper Pumpkin

Thank you so much joining me today as I shared our Paper Pumpkin Crafting kits.  Stop back tomorrow as I will have some fun new things to share with you.

Have an awesome day ~

Two on Tuesday …

Hello Stampin’ Friends,

This month’s Paper Pumpkin kit gives you a fun, fall-themed crafting experience with our richly-hued treat bags that mirror the splendor of autumn. You’ll have everything you need for teachers, Thanksgiving, and more. You can also use the kit elements to make cards with our exclusive, elegant card add-on bundle.

So when the evenings turn cool and it’s time to pull on a sweater, you’ll have plenty of crafting to do thanks to Paper Pumpkin. Order the Gift of Fall Add-On Bundle (item 152885) via MY Stampin’ Store while supplies last. And see how to make the fabulous Gift of Fall kit in our unboxing video!

So cute right!  Love this time of year and our next Paper Pumpkin is ripe for Halloween! Perfect timing if you need a “hand” crafting your Halloween projects.  I can’t wait to see this one …

To get your Halloween Crafting Paper Pumpkin, Sign up before September 10th at Paper Pumpkin

Thank you so much joining me today as I shared our Paper Pumpkin Crafting kits.  Stop back tomorrow as I will have some fun new things to share with you.

Have an awesome day ~

Simply Sunday … Using Card Kits for Quick-n-Easy Cardmaking

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

Are you always struggling to come up with card designs? Let me help you by introducing “kits” that work well together.  Today I am taking the base from one of the cards included in the July 2019 Paper Pumpkin kit and pairing it up with some of the amazing contents in the Come Sail Away Memories & More Card Kit.  Creating with any of our card kits makes designing cards so easy.

Most of you know that I am a Lighthouse fanatic!!  They are so majestic and full of history … the are the guardians of the seas. OK … a little more about the card now!!  The base is from the July 2019 Paper Pumpkin, then I pulled the rest of the images from the Come Sail Away Memories & More Card Pack.

The card pack includes 50 total double-sided cards (2 each of 25 designs), 4 sticker sheets, all Acid free, lignin free and work perfect for scrapbooking or cardmaking.  The background and base are both cards from the pack and then I started adding the stickers. Let me mention that the stickers are not flimsy stickers but sturdy die cuts with adhesive… the stand up well to your cards and scrapbooks.

The rope border, both greetings / verbiage and anchor are all stickers from the card pack.  The adhesive allows you to move it around a bit while you are creating, as long as you are not pushing it down too hard. We all need quick -n- easy cards, and these kits solve the problem!!

Did I forget to mention that the Paper Pumpkin kit has coordinating envelopes as well?  Once you are a Paper Pumpkin subscriber … you can purchase any past kits that are available. Plus … Pinterest is FULL of alternate designs!!

 

I really love the way this turned out. Did  you know that when you are a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, you can purchase past kits as well? So it’s never too late to start …  Click here to get your subscription started by August 10th for the August kit.

If you have earned Bonus Days Coupons last month … you can reap the rewards now!  Bonus Days coupon code that can be redeemed August 1–31. Your Coupon Codes were emailed to YOU … If you have questions, please contact me 🙂

There is still time to get in on the EXTRA, EXTRA! Promotion …

From July 1 until August 31, receive an additional $30 in product for free in your Starter Kit. So instead of $26 for free, you can get $56 in free product (and of course free shipping as always). That’s right! Choose $155 worth of product for $99 + tax!! And if that wasn’t awesome enough, a $10 coupon code will be gifted to you the following month to use towards an order by October 31st.

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Let me know if you have any questions about the Paper Pumpkin or our Memories & More Card kits. They really do make creating easy.

Thank you for spending a part of your Sunday with me.

Have an great day!

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Ends Today …

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

Just a quick reminder …

Today is the Final Day for Bonus Days ….

Bonus Days are here! And that means it’s time for you to start earning coupon codes to redeem in August!

For every $50 you spend July 1–31 (before shipping and tax), earn a $5 Bonus Days coupon code that can be redeemed August 1–31. Contact me for more information or if you have any questions regarding the Bonus Days Coupon codes / redemption.

Don’t forget our … EXTRA, EXTRA! Promotion …

From July 1 until August 31, receive an additional $30 in product for free in your Starter Kit. So instead of $26 for free, you can get $56 in free product (and of course free shipping as always). That’s right! Choose $155 worth of product for $99 + tax!! And if that wasn’t awesome enough, a $10 coupon code will be gifted to you the following month to use towards an order by October 31st.

Thank you for stopping by today, let me know if you have any questions withBonus Days or the Extra, Extra promotion, I’m here to help.

Have an awesome day ~

 

On My Mind … Alternative Projects

Hello Stampin’ Friends ~

I have taken the July 2019 Paper Pumpkin kit and gave it a bit of a twist … that is the beauty of these kits, you can make them per instructions or you can change them up a bit, or you can totally transform them into your desired project. Watch the how-to video then check out my alternatives!

Here is a shot of all 3 of these cards (and I love the coordinating envelopes!)

 

The “You’re the Best” card was the one I’ve done the least amount of change … I’ve basically just changed the orientation of the card from a vertical to a horizontal card …

I really like the texture on this card, I’m going to have to explore a little more with this one!

Next I decided to play with the “You’ve Been on My Mind” card. I changed the orientation of this card as well, and decided I liked the banners hanging down … I also tucked one on the top left hand side to add balance and then added a bow and paperclip … cute!!

I wanted the designer paper to show up a little better so I added a Pretty Peacock mat behind it.

As with the other two cards, I changed the orientation of the card.  I also changed the layout ever so slightly as I did not want to cover up the boat as they do in the original card layout.

I really love the way this turned out … I have a few more idea’s for the next card. Did  you know that when you are a Paper Pumpkin subscriber, you can purchase past kits as well? So it’s never too late to start …  Click here to get your subscription started by August 10th for the August kit.

Here are a few reminders of our current promotions going on. Let me know if you have any questions.

LAST WEEK TO EARN BONUS DAYS COUPONS ….

Bonus Days are here …  And that means it’s time for you to start earning coupon codes to redeem in August! For every $50 you spend July 1–31 (before shipping and tax), earn a $5 Bonus Days coupon code that can be redeemed August 1–31. Contact me for more information or if you have any questions regarding the Bonus Days Coupon codes / redemption.

EXTRA, EXTRA! Promotion …

From July 1 until August 31, receive an additional $30 in product for free in your Starter Kit. So instead of $26 for free, you can get $56 in free product (and of course free shipping as always). That’s right! Choose $155 worth of product for $99 + tax!! And if that wasn’t awesome enough, a $10 coupon code will be gifted to you the following month to use towards an order by October 31st.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

 Thank you for stopping by today, let me know if you have any questions with Paper Pumpkin, Bonus Days or the Extra, Extra promotion, I’m here to help.

Have an great day! It’s the best way to start the weekend ~

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