Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Be part of something amazing!

You've probably heard by now that buying the starter kit during Sale-a-Bration is the best deal EVER, because it is! And if you haven't heard, I'm letting you in on the news!

For $99 you get:
$125 worth of product of your choice
PLUS free shipping
PLUS 2 free stamp sets of your choice!
Opportunity for FREE product and incentives!
You will continue to get at least 20% (to 40%) discount 
off ALL your Stampin' Up! products! There is no commitment involved! 
Stay "active" as long or as little as you'd like!

Sound good? Well it gets even better!

When you join my team, (just click here) you'll be part of the Red Hot Stampers team and you'll ALSO be part of the Sweet Stampede team belonging to my generous upline Erica Cerwin! This is a group of really phenomenal ladies! We have SO MUCH FUN together!

What does it mean to be part of a team?
Not only do you get all the incentives from Stampin' Up! but you'll also get all my Paper Pumpkin Case Inserts for free, free monthly card samples, lots of love and support, monthly swaps, creative challenges, tons of free PDF tutorials, discounted class kits (cut and ready to create!) and ideas GALORE on our private facebook group! Plus if you'd like to build a business, there are monthly calls and meetings for that as well!

Erica goes ALL out for us! For example, when you promote to "Bronze Elite" by ordering $1800 in 12 months (or less) you'll start earning a 25% discount from Stampin' Up! and Erica sends you this gorgeous necklace! I just received my beautiful necklace last week in the mail!

She's really amazing! You can find her at pinkbuckaroodesigns.blogspot.com. You'll also notice all her monthly class kits, which we get at a discount as team members, and the PDF's are FREE to our team! I can't even keep up with all the benefits!!!

Let me know if you would like to be part of something wonderful by joining Stampin' Up! today! It's always a great choice, but if you join by March 31st you will get the added bonus of two free stamp sets of your choice! 

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Retiring In Colors and Free Beautiful Peacock

I officially went full-time at work today, which is pretty much just a status change since I've been working full-time hours for several months now anyway. I honestly LOVE my job. I'll have to post more about it later...when I have time...LOL! So, on the first day of full-time, it seems only natural to cram something extra into my day, am I right?

I had a few friends coming over to stamp and swap, and as of this morning I had no card plans! PANIC! Well, I knew I wanted to use the retiring in-colors *SNIFF SNIFF* and one of the free Sale-a-Bration (SAB) stamp sets. So I pulled out this little beauty that I actually earned 2 of (surprise Quinette! Peacocks are kind-of our thing. Ok we're obsessed.) And here's what I came up with!

We made these two cards:

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After the class (and after I finished all my work) 😉 I played around with the colors and came up with the rest of these:

(I would have liked to use Dapper Denim as the card base here, but I'm already out!!! 
Waiting for my stock up order to come this week! Which reminds me, don't forget to order all the retiring colors ink pads, refills, cardstock and matching embellishments and ribbon SOON! They sell out FAST this time of year and it's your LAST CHANCE to get them! Just click on the products in the table above to add it to your cart, and don't forget to use hostess code KNB29Y2Q (or the current code in the top right corner of this blog) when you checkout to get a free thank you gift from me!) 

I think this combo is my favorite:

And now I've got a stack of beautiful cards to use for ANY occasion! Love those! I love all these beautiful retiring in-colors and am so sad to see them go BUT I'm over the moon excited about seeing the changes coming for Stampin' Up!s 30th celebration annual catalog!!!

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Flower Power! Sweet Stampede Team Blog Hop

 Spring has SPRUNG here in Spring, TX! My husband even brought home flowers for me the other day! (They were a leftover table centerpiece from a work luncheon, but hey! it's a start!) So, what better theme for this month's team blog hop than FLOWERS!

I've always wanted to try this card in a box, and I knew it would look BEAUTIFUL full of flowers!

I'm going to use it for Mother's Day! Lucky for me my amazing Mom (and Dad!) will be visiting this year! I'm sure my little Sophie will have to make her own version for Grandma (and I'm sure it will be amazing!) I might end up using this card before then though. It could also be used for a sympathy card, or a missing you card, or just about any "thinking of you" occasion where you would like to send flowers!

One of the great things about these WOW factor cards, is that they CAN be mailed in a regular A2 envelope! 

I promise it DOES lay flat, even if it's tricky photographing it that way. 😉

Here are the supplies I used. You might notice that there are THREE free Sale-a-Bration items! Time is running OUT to get these! (But I'll give you a tip, that awesome Basket Textured Embossing Folder will be making an appearance in the new annual catalog! PHEW!) 

I would suggest placing an order of $50 to receive the free Heartfelt Blooms stamp set and replacing the shimmer ribbon with something else OR place an order of $100 and get both the heartfelt blooms stamp set AND the shimmer ribbon pack OR the Blossoming Basket Bundle! (You could easily substitute those stamps for the ones I've used here!) Place your order now using hostess  code KNB29Y2Q and you'll receive a bonus free gift from me!

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This card was so much fun to make! I'm already planning several different versions for birthdays, congratulations, and thank yous! The possibilities are ENDLESS!