Make It Beautiful With Paper Scraps!

 

I'm posting from Phuket, Thailand today!  Something super exciting happened this morning. . . those of us attending the incentive trip were treated to a preview of the upcoming holiday catalog!  While I cannot share any photos of the products, I can tell you that what I saw is amazing!  Can you say mega suite?  That simply means that there are more coordinating products than ever in several of the product suites!  I am so excited for you to see it!

 

The card I'm sharing today is one I designed for a card swap.  My inspiration came from an idea I saw on Pinterest.  One of the things I enjoy doing is using an idea that was not created with our products and recreating it with Stampin' Up! products.  I used the colors from our Color Theory Designer Series Paper Stack and the Move Me Thinlits to make this one.  I'm very pleased with how it turned out!

 

You Move Me Butterfly Card 2

 

Dimensions & Directions:

  • Thick White cardstock . . . 4-1/4" x 11", score at 5-1/2" and fold for card base
  • Whisper White cardstock . . . 2-3/4" square
    • Use the Big Shot to cut the largest square from the Stitched Shapes Framelits
      • Stamp sentiment in upper left corner with Memento Black Ink
  • Basic Black cardstock . . . 2-3/4" x 2-3/4"
    • Use the Big Shot to cut out largest scalloped square from Square Collection Framelits
      • Cut butterfly from Move Me Thinlits from center of scalloped square  (This saves paper!)

 

You Move Me Butterfly Cutting Tip

 

 

  • Remove butterfly and set aside 
  • Adhere white square to scalloped Basic Black mat
  • Cardstock strips  . . . 3/8" x 6-1/4" . . . I used Berry Burst, Crushed Curry, Dapper Denim, and Old Olive
    • Adhere first strip diagonally across card . . . the ends will hang over
    • Continue with remaining strips
    • Trim strips even with card base
  • Adhere square to card front with Dimensionals
  • Crushed Curry scrap . . . 
    • Use the Big Shot to cut out the background butterfly from Crushed Curry cardstock
    • Apply Liquid Glue to body of Basic Black butterfly to adhere to Crushed Curry butterfly
  • Adhere butterfly to lower right corner with Liquid Glue

 

Stampin' Supplies 

 

Has your wish list grown since the new catalog came out in June?  The month of July is a great time to either make a dent in that wish list of yours or stock up on your favorites or both!

 

July 2017 Bonus Days

Shop during Bonus Days . . . July 1 -31 . . . For every $50* you spend, you'll get a $5 Bonus Days coupon to spend in August! (*before shipping and tax)

  • There's no limit to the number of coupons you can receive!
  • The only thing required to participate is an email address! Bonus Days coupon codes can only be delivered via email.
  • Bonus Days redemption period . . . August 1 – 30

 

Not only is it a great time to get more of those things you've been wanting from the new catalog, it's a great time to stock up on your favorites!

 

Already love Stampin' Up! products?  Are you an avid customer/user/collector (had to throw that last one in for giggles), there's another offer you'll want to check out Christmas in July!

 

Ho, ho, ho! The Christmas in July promotion makes it the perfect time to join Stampin' Up!

July Christmas in Essentials Pack

I'd like to rephrase that first part to "Even if you have NO interest in having a business" . . . this is a great opportunity to get in on the best perk of being a demonstrator . . . a discount on all of your Stampin' Up! purchases . . . yes, your wish list!  (minimum discount 20% with potential for more . . . depending on what you spend and/or if others help you spend)

  • This $72 Value for FREE when you purchase the Starter Kit!  (Which is already a great deal at $99 for $125 Stampin' Up! products of your choosing!)  So it's really $98 for FREE! 

Take a peek at the Carols of Christmas stamp set here.

 

As always, there is NO obligation to hold events or sell to others!  You can simply join to enjoy the discount for yourself and to have access to Stampin' Up! news and products early!

Perhaps NOW is the time for YOU to give Stampin' Up! a try!  With no obligation, what do you have to lose?
Join the Fun

To make the process go smoothly, you'll want to make your list of $125 products then clicking the "Join the Fun!" button!

I'll be in touch when you do!  I'd love to help you get started!  I'll be out of the country from July 4-16 with limited access to internet, however, there's plenty of July left when I return if you should need more assistance!  You can also call 800 STAMP UP with your questions!  

 

Are you ready to tackle that list?  Get started SHOPPING HERE!  

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Thanks for stopping by!  Happy Stampin'

Gigueresiggy

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