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Paper Sweeties Inspiration Challenge | October 2016!

Hello crafty friends!  It’s that time of the month again … time for a NEW challenge at Paper Sweeties!  Before we share the new inspiration board, let’s congratulate last month’s challenge winner … the votes are in and I’m thrilled to announce our latest winner of the September challenge:   Lori Turner!

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Lori created a beautiful card for our September challenge inspired by the colors using the With Love, With Love Sweet Cuts, Sweet Borders Sweet Cuts, Coffee Yes Please and Coffee Yes Please Sweet Cuts sets!  Contact us, Lori, to claim your $25 gift certificate prize and get the challenge details for your Guest Designer spot with Paper Sweeties next month … and here’s a {sweet} badge to display on your blog – enjoy!

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Paper Sweeties hosts monthly challenges here on the blog! Each 1st of the month we will have a brand new inspiration board to help spark your creativity!  It’s as easy as 1-2-3 to create, share and win:

1. CREATE a NEW project based on the current inspiration board using ANY of your favorite crafty supplies … you don’t have to use products from Paper Sweeties, but we would LOVE if you did!  (If you don’t have any stamps from Paper Sweeties yet, we have some complimentary digital images created specifically for this challenge that you can try before you buy).  Use this month’s board as a starting point for your project — be inspired by one or more of the colors, shapes, theme … ANYTHING GOES!

2. POST a DIRECT LINK to your project in our link gallery below — please link to your blog post (not your entire blog) so we can easily find your creation.  No blog, no problem — you can use any of our online galleries to upload your project: FacebookInstagram, Flickr, Pinterest or Splitcoast Stampers – keyword papersweeties!

3. LINK back to this blog post so your readers can easily find us!

Our challenge will run for the entire month. You can play along as many times as you wish and combine with as many other challenges as you want! The challenges will end at 12 pm EST on the last day of each month. The winner will be revealed on the 1st of each month!

*NEW* grab our challenge BUTTON and SHARE on your blog with your crafty friends and followers!!!


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HOW will YOU be inspired this month — colors, theme, shapes, patterns?  I was inspired by the colors of green, brown and ivory in this gorgeous photo along with the neutral pumpkins!  (CLICK on the photos for close up views):

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This is the second gift set I created this week using these adorable mini coffee cups — you can see my previous project HERE!

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I created the cup holder from cardstock and then adorned it with a pretty patterned paper bow!

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How ca-ute are the little cups filled with Hot Apple Cider K-cups???

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I stamped a tag and strung it on the top of the cup holder fastened to the bow with a couple of our Rusty Bells!

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I think I’ll add a Starbucks gift card to this set to complete the package and then give it to someone special to brighten their day!  If you’re inspired and want to give this fun project a try, you can find the goodies I used on my set here:



  Please visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Jill Norwood 

Julie Tucker-Wolek

Kathy Schweinfurth

October Guest Designer:  Lori Turner

Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up-to-date with everything new and exciting at Paper Sweeties  –> sign up on blog sidebar!

Join our Facebook Inspiration Group – Share your Paper Sweeties projects with us!

Follow us on Pinterest for loads of inspiration and ideas!  Contact us to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects to our Customer Gallery Board!

Be inspired by videos and tutorials on our Paper Sweeties You Tube Channel!

We cannot wait to see how YOU will be inspired by this month’s challenge!

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Cuddle up with a cuppa cocoa + Paper Sweeties!

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I couldn’t let the Fall Coffee Lovers’ Blog Hop come and go without creating a little something sweet to share!

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We just received our brand new Merry and Bright holiday patterned paper pads on Wednesday and I’ve been so excited to find some time to play with them!

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I whipped up this adorable little cardstock box and then had fun decorating it with papers, stamped images and dies from our shop!

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The mini cups are filled inside with two little packets of hot cocoa and marshmallows – yummy!

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Wouldn’t this be such a sweet gift to give this fall, holiday season and throughout the winter months too?

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I don’t know about you, but I would LOVE to receive something sweet and adorable like this!!

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If you want to whip up some of these cutie pies too, here is where you can find the goodies I used from the Paper Sweeties shop to create this gift set:



Note:  the mini cups and lids will be available soon from our shop … I’m working on including templates inside for the cup wrapper sleeve — and if interested, I may be able to make up some kits that would include the template for the box too 😉

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I hope I’ve inspired you to create something fun today — it’s never too early to begin creating for the upcoming holidays!  Hopefully you’ll find a goodie or two from Paper Sweeties that will help you to make the holidays magical this season!

Sharing with these challenges:  Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge – ATG; Addicted to Stamps & More #213 – holiday; Cupcake Inspirations #377 – party time; 613 Avenue Create #189 – ATG

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Paper Sweeties + Fall Coffee Lovers Hop = FUN!

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EDITED:  Click HERE to see how I made this adorable gift set!

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Hello crafty friends and welcome to the 2016 Fall Coffee Lovers’ Blog Hop!  It’s hard to believe that fall is upon us — seems like summer just began.  Before we know it the holidays will be here, so I thought I would showcase a gallery of ‘sweet’ projects I created using a variety of beverage theme stamps and dies from the Paper Sweeties product line to help spark your creativity!  CLICK on photos for larger views!

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Paper Sweeties has donated a $25 Gift Certificate for a SHOPPING SPREE to one lucky Coffee Lovers’ Fall Blog Hop participant … will it be YOU???

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If you have questions about any projects you see here, please contact me.  Now grab yourself a cuppa something yummy and have fun creating something fun today!  Thanks so much for stopping by!


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Paper Sweeties | September 2016 Release Rewind!

Hello crafty friends — welcome to day #3 of the September 2016 *NEW* product release here at Paper Sweeties!  I hope you were inspired  yesterday by the projects the Design Teamies and I shared using our *NEW* stamps and dies!  If you missed yesterday’s festivities, click –> HERE <– to check out all the creativity!

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For today’s rewind project, I’m sharing a festive card I created using some of the new goodies along with some previously released sets!  (Click on the photos for larger views!)

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I used the *NEW* Thankful, Thankful Sweet Cuts and Autumn Mix Sequins along with Sweet Borders Sweet Cuts, The Splendor of Autumn, Bee Happy Sweet Cuts and Thinking of You Sweet Cuts sets!

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Please continue to hop along and visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Kathy Schweinfurth

We’d love for you to play along with the September Inspiration Challenge at Paper Sweeties – for a chance to win a $25 SHOPPING SPREE from the boutique along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!  What fun inspiration we have this month — will you create a card, layout, sweet treat or something else?

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For MORE inspiration, ideas and ways to win some goodies, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter,  visit our social media galleries and share us with your crafty friends:

Subscribe to our newsletter –> sign up on sidebar!

Are you SOCIAL???  CLICK on the links on the sidebar of this blog —> to follow us!

Follow –> this blog <– to stay up to date with everything new and exciting from Paper Sweeties!

Have you seen our newest KIT OF THE MONTH?  Beginning this month, our card kits have been RESTRUCTURED!  Our customers asked and we listened!  Beginning September 15th, our kits will NOW INCLUDE the new stamps each month that were used to create the cards!  You’ll get two *NEW* stamps along with all the pre-cut supplies you will need to create two beautiful cards each month – WOW!!

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You can purchase the kits one month at a time OR subscribe to the Kit of the Month CLUB to save $5 each month!  You’ll get a fun Kit Club Member button that you can wear to all your crafty events and receive FUN mailbox inspiration shipped directly to you around the 15th of each month!  Hop on over to take a little peek!  If you’re SPOTTED wearing a Kit Club Member button at a stamp show that we attend, you’ll get a {sweet} PRIZE at the show!

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*****NEWS FLASH*****

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added loads of products to our RETIRING SOON category … check it out and get your favorites at up to  50% OFF before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you for allowing the Design Team Contributors and I to help spark your creativity this month!  Plans are already underway for the October Release which will be PACKED FULL OF AMAZING HOLIDAY STAMPS, DIES, SEQUINS AND A BRAND NEW SURPRISE ADDITION TO OUR PRODUCT LINE — you won’t want to miss it!  Mark your calendars and see you soon!  Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties | September 2016 Release Party!

Hello crafty friends — welcome to the September 2016 *NEW* product RELEASE PARTY here at Paper Sweeties!  I hope you were inspired  yesterday by the sneak peek projects the Design Teamies and I shared!  If you missed yesterday’s festivities, click –> HERE <– to check out all the creativity!  Before we get to my projects for today, let’s meet the newest kids on the block this month – just in time for all your fall craft projects, cards, layout, invitations and more:

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And now for my RELEASE DAY inspiration project (CLICK on photos for larger views) …

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I just love this sweet little fella from the Stand Add-on: Scarecrow stamp set and coordinating Stand Add-on: Scarecrow Sweet Cuts die set!  I stamped his little clothes on patterned paper and then paper pieced them onto him.  I colored some of his elements with glitter markers and gave him some rosy cheeks using chalk.  The pole he is on was cut using one of the pieces from the *NEW* Thankful Sweet Cuts set!

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The banner sentiment was stamped onto a stitched banner from the Sweet Borders Sweet Cuts set using the Sweeties Wagon stamp set.  The garden stake was cut using the Garden Time Sweet Cuts set and the sentiment was stamped using the Sweeties Wagon stamp set again!

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And, the darling pumpkin patch was created using these sets *NEW* sets:  Thankful, Thankful Sweets Cuts along with the Stand Add-on: Scarecrow and Stand Add-on: Scarecrow Sweet Cuts sets!  Ca-ute!!!

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Please continue to hop along and visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Kathy Schweinfurth

We’d love for you to play along with the September Inspiration Challenge at Paper Sweeties – for a chance to win a $25 SHOPPING SPREE from the boutique along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!  What fun inspiration we have this month — will you create a card, layout, sweet treat or something else?

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For MORE inspiration, ideas and ways to win some goodies, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter,  visit our social media galleries and share us with your crafty friends:

Subscribe to our newsletter –> sign up on sidebar!

Are you SOCIAL???  CLICK on the links on the sidebar of this blog —> to follow us!

Follow –> this blog <– to stay up to date with everything new and exciting from Paper Sweeties!

Have you seen our newest KIT OF THE MONTH?  Beginning this month, our card kits have been RESTRUCTURED!  Our customers asked and we listened!  Beginning September 15th, our kits will NOW INCLUDE the new stamps each month that were used to create the cards!  You’ll get two *NEW* stamps along with all the pre-cut supplies you will need to create two beautiful cards each month – WOW!!

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You can purchase the kits one month at a time OR subscribe to the Kit of the Month CLUB to save $5 each month!  You’ll get a fun Kit Club Member button that you can wear to all your crafty events and receive FUN mailbox inspiration shipped directly to you around the 15th of each month!  Hop on over to take a little peek!  If you’re SPOTTED wearing a Kit Club Member button at a stamp show that we attend, you’ll get a {sweet} PRIZE at the show!

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*****NEWS FLASH*****

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added loads of products to our RETIRING SOON category … check it out and get your favorites at up to  50% OFF before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you for allowing the Design Team Contributors and I to help spark your creativity this month — see you again tomorrow for one last day of project shares that you won’t want to miss!  Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties | September 2016 Release Sneak Peeks!

Hello crafty friends — welcome to day #1 of the September 2016 *NEW* product release here at Paper Sweeties!  I hope you were inspired  yesterday by the projects the Design Teamies and I shared using our *NEW* planner stamps and digital calendar pages!  If you missed yesterday’s festivities, click –> HERE <– to check out all the creativity!

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For today’s sneak peek projects, I’m sharing a couple of cards I created using some of the new goodies which will be live in the boutique TOMORROW  —  (Click on the photos for larger views!)

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I used the *NEW* Thanks stamp set to create this pretty card along with our *NEW* Thankful Sweet Cuts set to die cut the yummy burlap leaves!  We also will have a coordinating *NEW* Thanks Sweet Cuts set that will easily and quickly cut out the words ‘thanks’ and ‘hugs’ as well!  I added a rouched patterned paper ruffle, a pretty paper flower, a stick pin and a couple of Sugar Sprinkles Sequins for a little pop of sparkle!

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My second card was created using our *NEW* Thankful stamp set, coordinating Thankful Sweet Cuts die set and some pretty Cookie Dough Seam Binding for the bow!  Aren’t those die cut green and white gingham leaves the sweetest??!!

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Please continue to hop along and visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Kathy Schweinfurth

We’d love for you to play along with the September Inspiration Challenge at Paper Sweeties – for a chance to win a $25 SHOPPING SPREE from the boutique along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!  What fun inspiration we have this month — will you create a card, layout, sweet treat or something else?

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For MORE inspiration, ideas and ways to win some goodies, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter,  visit our social media galleries and share us with your crafty friends:

Subscribe to our newsletter –> sign up on sidebar!

Are you SOCIAL???  CLICK on the links on the sidebar of this blog —> to follow us!

Follow –> this blog <– to stay up to date with everything new and exciting from Paper Sweeties!

Have you seen our newest KIT OF THE MONTH?  Beginning this month, our card kits have been RESTRUCTURED!  Our customers asked and we listened!  Beginning September 15th, our kits will NOW INCLUDE the new stamps each month that were used to create the cards!  You’ll get two *NEW* stamps along with all the pre-cut supplies you will need to create two beautiful cards each month – WOW!!

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You can purchase the kits one month at a time OR subscribe to the Kit of the Month CLUB to save $5 each month!  You’ll get a fun Kit Club Member button that you can wear to all your crafty events and receive FUN mailbox inspiration shipped directly to you around the 15th of each month!  Hop on over to take a little peek!  If you’re SPOTTED wearing a Kit Club Member button at a stamp show that we attend, you’ll get a {sweet} PRIZE at the show!

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*****NEWS FLASH*****

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added loads of products to our RETIRING SOON category … check it out and get your favorites at up to 50% OFF before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you for allowing the Design Team Contributors and I to help spark your creativity this month — see you again tomorrow for our BIG RELEASE PARTY!  Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties Plan Your Life Series | September 2016!

Welcome all of our fabulous planner, calendar and organizer friends — today’s the day we are sharing inspiration and ideas using some FUN Planner sets from Paper Sweeties!   These amazing sets will help you plan your life in style with Paper Sweeties this year!

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If you don’t have a planner or calendar for 2016 yet, we have an AWESOME calendar/planner package available for instant download –> HERE!

SeptemberYou can purchase the calendar pages one month at a time or save $4 by purchasing the entire 24 page package all at once!  Each month has an 8.5″ x 11″ calendar page as well as a second 8.5″ x 11″ page where you can record notes, a to-do list and keep track of upcoming birthdays!

September-notesAnd, the best news is that the planner pages are pre-marked with all the Paper Sweeties special dates throughout the year … challenge dates, blog post dates, new release dates, stamp show and class dates!  What a great way to keep track of everything in your life along with everything Paper Sweeties too!  Each month has a bright and cheery palette with whimsical images and plenty of space to record the important things in your life!  I print each month’s pages off and hang these on our refrigerator to keep my family on track with appointments, events and monthly commitments each month!

 You can use these stamps not only on planners and calendars, but on tags, cards, invitations — anything paper crafty!  So, without further ado, let’s get to peeking at my June calendar and planner pages (CLICK on photos for larger views) …

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This … was … SO … MUCH … FUN … to … do!  Love the entire month-at-a-glance pages – so colorful and fun to look at again … and again … and again!  I keep my planner close by so I can peek at it throughout the day … and it makes me smile each and every time I flip it open!  I adore the mixy-matchy patterned papers  – so fun!

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I started decorating at the very top of the page by adding a patterned paper ‘September’ calendar strip along with a glitter and rhinestone letters for the days of the week!

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I marked holidays and special days with glitter tape I cut into banner shapes.   I stamped ‘challenge’ ‘blog’ and ‘new product release’ dates along with the shows I am attending in MD and GA this month!

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I added adorable mixy-matchy Washi tape strips to the special event days for Paper Sweeties – challenge, blog posts, release and classes that I am teaching this month!  Free weekends were highlighted!

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And, how cute is sweet little Abigail dressed in her back to school outfit!

I’m addicted and I know you will be too when you start to plan your life in style with Paper Sweeties Planner Series goodies!

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Products used from the Paper Sweeties boutique:



Hop on over to be inspired by the rest of the Planner Teamies’ projects today:

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Our September challenge is going on now … click on over to grab some inspiration and then share your projects with us for a chance to win some goodies – our September winner will receive a $25 SHOPPING SPREE and a Guest Designer spot for the next challenge!
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Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to keep up to date with everything new at Paper Sweeties and to receive subscriber only coupons, discounts and specials!  Sign up on sidebar —>

Our regular *NEW* Product Release Sneak Peeks begin tomorrow here on the blog … see you then!

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Paper Sweeties Inspiration Challenge | September 2016!

Hello crafty friends!  It’s that time of the month again … time for a NEW challenge at Paper Sweeties!  Before we share the new inspiration board, let’s congratulate last month’s challenge winner … the votes are in and I’m thrilled to announce our latest winner of the 4th Birthday Celebration $100 GRAND PRIZE:  Lori Turner!

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Lori created the {sweetest} birthday theme card for our August challenge using the Eat Cake stamp and coordinating Eat Cake Sweet Cuts set, Sweet Borders Sweet Cuts and some delicious Robin Egg SequinsContact us, Lori, to claim your $100 gift certificate prize and get the challenge details for your Guest Designer spot with Paper Sweeties next month … and here’s a {sweet} badge to display on your blog – enjoy!

PS-Winner BadgeWe also have another WINNER to announce!  We had a comment contest for our Birthday Celebration on THIS post … and the lucky winner is:  Karen Letchworth — who ALSO played along with our August challenge sharing this card made with our Frosting Seam Binding, Robin Egg Baker’s Twine and our {retired} Make Today Beautiful stamp set!!  Contact us, Karen, to claim your $15 gift certificate prize!

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Paper Sweeties hosts monthly challenges here on the blog! Each 1st of the month we will have a brand new inspiration board to help spark your creativity!  It’s as easy as 1-2-3 to create, share and win:

1. CREATE a NEW project based on the current inspiration board using ANY of your favorite crafty supplies — receive an EXTRA VOTE if you use a stamp, die or embellishment from Paper Sweeties!  If you don’t have any stamps from Paper Sweeties yet, we have some complimentary digital images created specifically for this challenge that you can try before you buy!  Use this month’s board as a starting point for your project — be inspired by one or more of the colors, shapes, theme — ANYTHING GOES!

2. POST a DIRECT LINK to your project in our link gallery below — please link to your blog post (not your entire blog) so we can easily find your creation.  No blog, no problem — you can use any of our online galleries to upload your project: FacebookInstagram, Flickr, Pinterest or Splitcoast Stampers – keyword papersweeties!

3. LINK back to this blog post so your readers can easily find us!

Our challenge will run for the entire month. You can play along as many times as you wish and combine with as many other challenges as you want! The challenges will end at 12 pm EST on the last day of each month. The winner will be revealed on the 1st of each month!

*NEW* grab our challenge BUTTON and SHARE on your blog with your crafty friends and followers!!!


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HOW will YOU be inspired this month — colors, theme, shapes, patterns?  I was inspired by the colors and ‘school’ theme with the pencils in this gorgeous photo (CLICK on the photos for close up views):

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My favorite thing to do in the whole wide world is to make 3-D projects and gifts!  When my boys were young, I used to always make their teachers the cutest little handmade gifts for back to school, holidays, teacher appreciation and end of school!  Even though my boys are grown and moved out of the house, I still enjoy making cute little school theme projects and use them for display at Paper Sweeties shows – hoping to inspire a whole new generation to create something handmade for our amazing teachers!

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I started with a recycled red and white polka dot paper bag that is just so cute!  It screamed to me to be turned into something SWEET!  I added some school theme patterned papers and glitter tape to the base.  I die cut the large stitched background shape using the Window Sweet Cuts die.

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I stamped Emma and die cut her using the coordinating Emma Sweet Cuts die.  Next I stamped the cute little outfit that looks perfect for back to school along with the adorable little stack of books using the So Proud of You stamp set, colored the images, paper pieced the outfit to the doll and added everything to the paper bag.  I die cut the word Happy using the Happy Sweet Cuts set, stamped and die cut the delicious apple using the Homegrown stamp set and coordinating Homegrown Sweet Cuts set and then added the sentiment banner using the So Proud of You stamp set and Sweet Borders Sweet Cuts set.  A couple of Strawberry Sequins were added for a little bit of BLING!

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I made a coordinating little 3″ x 3″ card to complete my set using the Beautiful and So Proud of You stamp sets and Beautiful Little Wishes Sweet Cuts and Sweet Borders Sweet Cuts die sets!

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The addition of pencils inside the polka dotted bag is the perfect little treat for this teacher appreciation gift, don’t you think??!!??

  Please visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Jill Norwood 

Julie Tucker-Wolek

Kathy Schweinfurth

September Guest Designer:  Dawn Barwick

Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up-to-date with everything new and exciting at Paper Sweeties  –> sign up on blog sidebar!

Join our Facebook Inspiration Group – Share your Paper Sweeties projects with us!

Follow us on Pinterest for loads of inspiration and ideas!  Contact us to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects to our Customer Gallery Board!

Be inspired by videos and tutorials on our Paper Sweeties You Tube Channel!

We cannot wait to see how YOU will be inspired by this month’s challenge!

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We’re celebrating all month long …

Thanks for attending our 4th Birthday Party festivities in August here at Paper Sweeties!  Here are some opportunities to SCORE BIG this month (to find product categories, hover over the ‘Product Categories’ text in the upper left corner of our website and a drop-down box will appear for you to choose from):

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August challenge – entire month long with $100 PRIZE to winner!

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50% off ALL RETIRING SOON products – August 23rd through August 31st!

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50% off Seam Binding – August 22nd!

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20% off ALL Sweet Chips kits + FREE package of sequins with purchase of two kits – August 20th!

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FREE Stamp Set with $25+ purchase – August 19th!

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30% off $50+ orders – August 18th!

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50% off sequins – August 17th!

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Free Shipping on $25+ orders – August 16th!

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Paper Sweeties | August 2016 Release Rewind!

Hello crafty friends — welcome to day #3 of the August 2016 *NEW* product release here at Paper Sweeties!  I hope you were inspired  yesterday by the projects the Design Teamies and I shared using our *NEW* stamps and dies!  If you missed yesterday’s festivities, click –> HERE <– to check out all the creativity!

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For today’s rewind project, I’m sharing a cute card I created using some of the new goodies along with some previously released sets!  (Click on the photos for larger views!)

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I used the *NEW* Window Sweet Cuts die to create the die cut and stitched coral background.  The balloons were stamped and die cut using the Happy Cake Day and Happy Cake Day Sweet Cuts sets.  The sentiment is from You’re Invited.  Lastly, I added Marshmallow, Robin Egg and Grape Sequins!

Please continue to hop along and visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Kathy Schweinfurth

We’d love for you to play along with the August Inspiration Challenge at Paper Sweeties – for a chance to win a $100 SHOPPING SPREE from the boutique along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!  What fun inspiration we have this month — will you create a card, layout, sweet treat or something else?

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For MORE inspiration, ideas and ways to win some goodies, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter,  visit our social media galleries and share us with your crafty friends:

Subscribe to our newsletter –> sign up on sidebar!

Join our Facebook Group to share your Paper Sweeties projects with us!

Follow us on Instagram and tag us when you share your work #papersweeties!

Be inspired by videos & tutorials on our You Tube Channel!

Follow us on PinterestContact us to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects to our Customer Gallery!

Check Out our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

Visit our Flickr Gallery!

Follow –> this blog <– to stay up to date with everything new and exciting from Paper Sweeties!

Have you seen our newest KIT OF THE MONTH?

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The August Kit is full of four, fun all-occasion cards!  You can purchase the kits one month at a time OR subscribe to the Kit of the Month CLUB to save $$ each month!  You’ll get a fun Kit Club Member button that you can wear to all your crafty events and receive FUN mailbox inspiration shipped directly to you the first week of each month!  Hop on over to take a little peek!  If you’re SPOTTED wearing a Kit Club Member button at a stamp show that we attend, you’ll get a {sweet} PRIZE at the show!

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*****NEWS FLASH*****

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added loads of products to our RETIRING SOON category … check it out and get your favorites at up to 40% OFF before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you for allowing the Design Team Contributors and I to help spark your creativity this month!  Plans are already underway for the September Release — you won’t want to miss it!  Mark your calendars and see you soon!  Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties | August 2016 Release Party!

Hello crafty friends — welcome to the August 2016 *NEW* product RELEASE PARTY here at Paper Sweeties!  I hope you were inspired  yesterday by the sneak peek projects the Design Teamies and I shared!  If you missed yesterday’s festivities, click –> HERE <– to check out all the creativity!  Before we get to my projects for today, let’s meet the newest kids on the block this month:

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And now for my RELEASE DAY inspiration project (CLICK on photos for larger views) …

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Isn’t Emma so adorable peeking through the Window at the pretty little flower garden growing in the flower box outside her window??  I cut the window using the *NEW* Window Elements Sweet Cuts die set and then added a window treatment topper using the Sweeties Stand stamp set!  Emma was stamped and then die cut using the Emma Sweet Cuts die.  Emma is wearing her party dress from the Wishing You stamp set.

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The garden stake was stamped and die cut using the Wagon Add-on: Bloom & Grow stamp set and coordinating Sweet Cuts die set … and the glitter leaves were die cut using the Pretty Posies Sweet Cuts set!

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Please continue to hop along and visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Kathy Schweinfurth

Nancy Salkeld –> GIVEAWAY <–

We’d love for you to play along with the August Inspiration Challenge at Paper Sweeties – for a chance to win a $100 SHOPPING SPREE from the boutique along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!  What fun inspiration we have this month — will you create a card, layout, sweet treat or something else?

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For MORE inspiration, ideas and ways to win some goodies, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter,  visit our social media galleries and share us with your crafty friends:

Subscribe to our newsletter –> sign up on sidebar!

Join our Facebook Group to share your Paper Sweeties projects with us!

Follow us on Instagram and tag us when you share your work #papersweeties!

Be inspired by videos & tutorials on our You Tube Channel!

Follow us on PinterestContact us to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects to our Customer Gallery!

Check Out our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

Visit our Flickr Gallery!

Follow –> this blog <– to stay up to date with everything new and exciting from Paper Sweeties!

Have you seen our newest KIT OF THE MONTH?

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The August Kit contains four, fun all-occasion cards!  You can purchase the kits one month at a time OR subscribe to the Kit of the Month CLUB to save $$ each month!  You’ll get a fun Kit Club Member button that you can wear to all your crafty events and receive FUN mailbox inspiration shipped directly to you the first week of each month!  Hop on over to take a little peek!  If you’re SPOTTED wearing a Kit Club Member button at a stamp show that we attend, you’ll get a {sweet} PRIZE at the show!

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*****NEWS FLASH*****

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added loads of products to our RETIRING SOON category … check it out and get your favorites at up to  40% OFF before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you for allowing the Design Team Contributors and I to help spark your creativity this month — see you again tomorrow for one last day of project shares that you won’t want to miss!  Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties | August 2016 Release Sneak Peeks!

Hello crafty friends — welcome to day #1 of the August 2016 *NEW* product release here at Paper Sweeties!  I hope you were inspired  yesterday by the projects the Design Teamies and I shared using our *NEW* planner stamps and digital calendar pages!  If you missed yesterday’s festivities, click –> HERE <– to check out all the creativity!

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For today’s sneak peek project, I’m sharing a sweetie pie card I created using some of the new goodies which will be live in the boutique TOMORROW  —  (Click on the photos for larger views!)

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I used the *NEW* Window Sweet Cuts and Window Elements Sweet Cuts dies to create this sweet scene!  The puppy and bowl were stamped using the Sweeties Pets stamp set and the sentiment is from the You’re Invited stamp set!  To add a little sparkle and shine, I added a couple of Marshmallow Sequins to the ends of the ‘window treatment’ – aka hot pink pom-pom trim!! 

Please continue to hop along and visit our talented Design Team Contributors’ blogs to be inspired by their AMAZING projects:

Beth Luetschwager

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeri Thomas

Kathy Schweinfurth

We’d love for you to play along with the August Inspiration Challenge at Paper Sweeties – for a chance to win a $100 SHOPPING SPREE from the boutique along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!  What fun inspiration we have this month — will you create a card, layout, sweet treat or something else?

papersweeties-inspiration#46

For MORE inspiration, ideas and ways to win some goodies, please feel free to subscribe to our newsletter,  visit our social media galleries and share us with your crafty friends:

Subscribe to our newsletter –> sign up on sidebar!

Join our Facebook Group to share your Paper Sweeties projects with us!

Follow us on Instagram and tag us when you share your work #papersweeties!

Be inspired by videos & tutorials on our You Tube Channel!

Follow us on PinterestContact us to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects to our Customer Gallery!

Check Out our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

Visit our Flickr Gallery!

Follow –> this blog <– to stay up to date with everything new and exciting from Paper Sweeties!

Have you seen our newest KIT OF THE MONTH?

papersweeties-august 2016 kit(5)

The August Kit is full of four, fun all-occasion cards!  You can purchase the kits one month at a time OR subscribe to the Kit of the Month CLUB to save $$ each month!  You’ll get a fun Kit Club Member button that you can wear to all your crafty events and receive FUN mailbox inspiration shipped directly to you the first week of each month!  Hop on over to take a little peek!  If you’re SPOTTED wearing a Kit Club Member button at a stamp show that we attend, you’ll get a {sweet} PRIZE at the show!

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*****NEWS FLASH*****

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added loads of products to our RETIRING SOON category … check it out and get your favorites at up to 40% OFF before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you for allowing the Design Team Contributors and I to help spark your creativity this month — see you again tomorrow for our BIG RELEASE PARTY!  Hugs – xoxo

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