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Thank You – TKJ feature!

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Today, I am sharing a project featuring some of the fabulous and versatile embellishments available at the Kraft Outlet!

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I began with a base of Buff Ivory Cardstock onto which I layered a piece of grey cardstock and then an embossed piece of Lunch Bag Kraft Cardstock.  I added a couple pieces of Old Newspaper Washi Tape to the bottom of the Kraft Cardstock and then layered some pink glittered alphas and Silver Sequins.  I added a vintage chipboard frame backed with some Vintage Dictionary Paper and then added a pink glitter chipboard heart.

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I created a bow using some Hand-stained Bias Tape and then added two Silver Trinket Pins.  Last, I created a sentiment banner using the Hello Friend stamp set and a piece of Buff Ivory Cardstock.

Thanks for stopping by today!  Hugs – xoxo

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A Sprinkle of Inspiration and a Dash of Creativity – September 2014

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Welcome to the Designer Spotlight – September edition!  This month we are featuring the amazing and beautiful work of Paper Sweeties Designer, Nancy Penir!

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Nancy created this absolutely amazing and adorable card using these goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique: Emma, Emma Sweet Cuts, Sweeties Stand, Stand Add-on: fresh baked, Stand Add-on: fall harvest, Sweetie Pie, Happy Thanksgiving and I’m Having a Tea Party!  Please visit Nancy’s blog for complete details on this gorgeous card!

*BONUS*  a few of our stamp sets have been added to our RETIRING SOON page … check it out and get your favorites at a 40% DISCOUNT before they are gone forever!

We’ve added loads of *NEW* products to the shop recently … please visit our What’s New page to check out our {sweet}  newly released September stamps and dies!

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And don’t forget to link up your projects for the September Inspiration Challenge for a chance to win a $20 shopping spree to the Paper Sweeties boutique and an invitation to be a guest designer for an upcoming challenge!

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We’re on the road hosting a TRUNK SHOW and CARD CLASS October 4th at A Stamp Artist Place in Swannanoa, NC!  Hope to see YOU at the show!

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You Are Tu-Tu Sweet – CC#19

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Hi crafty friends!  I’m here today sharing a little something I recently created for The Card Concept #19!

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I used the You Are Tu-Tu Sweet and A Friend Is stamp sets, Fun Shapes Sweet Cuts die set and Robin Egg Sequins to create this fun card!

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I cut hexagons from patterned papers using the Fun Shapes Sweet Cuts die and then pieced them together in a ‘quilt’ style pattern!

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This was such a fun card to create!  I hope you’ll have time to play along with this week’s challenge at The Card Concept for a chance to be one of the winners!

Thanks for stopping by today!  Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties September Release Rewind!

Well, all good things must come to an end … and so here we are celebrating the final day of the Paper Sweeties September *NEW* Product Release!  Before I’m off to begin working on goodies to share in October, I have one more {sweet} little something to share …

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I sent this card to Design Teamie, Larissa, who had a slip and spill and is home recovering from her injuries.  I hope it brightens her day and brings a smile to her face!

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I used these products from Paper Sweeties to create this get well soon card:  Emma, Feel Better Soon, Banner Wishes, Fun Shapes, Hand Stamped by, Emma Sweet Cuts, Fun Shapes Sweet Cuts, Cotton Candy Sequins, Licorice Baker’s Twine.

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For more yummy inspiration,  continue on the hop so you don’t miss a single minute of today’s creativity and fun from the Sweeties Teamies:

Kerin Sylvester

Lesley Croghan

Larissa Heskett

Maria Patrick

Michelle Bala

Mynnette Kitchen

Nancy Penir

And here’s a quick rewind of my projects for this month’s release (scroll down for complete deets):

9/13/14

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9/14/14

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9/15/14

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Play along with the September inspiration challenge – ‘Pretty Pumpkins’ for a chance to win a shopping spree in the Paper Sweeties shop along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!

 

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Have you checked out our  FREQUENT SHOPPER REWARDS Program???  Learn how you can earn FREE STAMPS by purchasing goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!

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‘LIKE’ us on our Facebook Fan Page … we LOVE making new friends!  (Share your Paper Sweeties projects on our Fan Page wall — we LOVE seeing your creations!)

PIN‘ projects that inspire you from our Pinterest Boards … so much crafty goodness all in one convenient location!  (Contact me for an invitation to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects directly to our customer gallery page!)

‘CHECK OUT’ our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery – loads of creativity using goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

‘BE INSPIRED’ when you peruse the pages of our Paper Sweeties Flickr Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery!)

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

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added a few new previously released stamp sets to our RETIRING SOON page … check it out and get your favorites at a 40% DISCOUNT before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

Thank you so much for stopping by the blog this past week and allowing me to share a little bit of what I LOVE to do with you! I’m off to get creating for the October challenge and release week festivities — see you soon!!  Hugs – xoxox

Inspired by these challenges:  Paper Issues – anything goes; Pile It On #37 – flowers/feathers;   7 Kids Challenge Blog #108 – anything; Top Tip Tuesday – kids; Catered Crop – good medicine; Fusion – pink & sketch (flipped)

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Paper Sweeties September Release Party!

TODAY’S THE DAY!   All of the *NEW* in September products at Paper Sweeties are NOW AVAILABLE in the boutique!  Let’s meet the newest additions to our product line up:

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You Are Tu-Tu Sweet

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I have a fun little card to share with you today … let’s get to peeking!

Click on the photos for larger views!

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I dressed Emma in her new ballerina outfit … and embellished the tu-tu part of the skirt with *NEW* marshmallow sequins!  She just finished a dance recital and got a pretty little bouquet of flowers!

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I used these goodies to create this card:  Emma, You Are Tu-Tu Sweet, Home Tweet Home, Emma Sweet Cuts, Home Tweet Home Sweet Cuts, Be Happy Sweet Cuts, Marshmallow Sequins, Cotton Candy Baker’s Twine

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For more yummy inspiration,  continue on the hop so you don’t miss a single minute of today’s creativity and fun from the Sweeties Teamies:

Kerin Sylvester

Lesley Croghan

Larissa Heskett

Maria Patrick

Michelle Bala

Mynnette Kitchen

Nancy Penir

Play along with the September inspiration challenge – ‘Pretty Pumpkins’ for a chance to win a shopping spree in the Paper Sweeties shop along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!

 

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Have you checked out our  FREQUENT SHOPPER REWARDS Program???  Learn how you can earn FREE STAMPS by purchasing goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!

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‘LIKE’ us on our Facebook Fan Page … we LOVE making new friends!  (Share your Paper Sweeties projects on our Fan Page wall — we LOVE seeing your creations!)

PIN‘ projects that inspire you from our Pinterest Boards … so much crafty goodness all in one convenient location!  (Contact me for an invitation to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects directly to our customer gallery page!)

‘CHECK OUT’ our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery – loads of creativity using goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

‘BE INSPIRED’ when you peruse the pages of our Paper Sweeties Flickr Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery!)

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

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added a few new previously released stamp sets to our RETIRING SOON page … check it out and get your favorites at a 40% DISCOUNT before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

I’ll be back again tomorrow along with the Sweeties Teamies and we will each be sharing one more adorable project for the  September *NEW* product release … come on back for some more FUN inspiration!  See you soon!!

Thanks for stopping by today!  Hugs – xoxox

Inspired by these challenges: Pile It On #37 – flowers/feathers;  Paper Issues – dies;  7 Kids Challenge Blog #108 – anything; Paper Issues – anything goes

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Paper Sweeties September Release Countdown!

What did you think of yesterday’s project shares from the Design Teamies?  Super cute stuff, don’t you think?  We have the most talented artists designing for Paper Sweeties … I am always WOWED with their creativity!

Click on photos for larger views!

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Today I’m sharing a sweet little fall-theme card using one of the *NEW* sentiment sets that will be released tomorrow!  I love paper piecing … this card came together in a snap by stamping the clothes directly onto patterned paper, cutting them out and adhering to little Emma and Jake!  This would make a darling anniversary card … my 28th wedding anniversary is this month and I think I have my card made for my hubby!

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I used these goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique to complete this design:  Emma, Jake, The Splendor of Autumn, Happy Fall Ya’ll, Jelly Bean Time, Banner Wishes, *NEW* Smitten, Emma Sweet Cuts, Jake Sweet Cuts, Thanks Snow Much Sweet Cuts,  flower-shaped Creamsicle Sequins.

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For more yummy inspiration,  continue on the hop so you don’t miss a single minute of today’s creativity and fun from the Sweeties Teamies:

Kerin Sylvester

Lesley Croghan

Larissa Heskett

Maria Patrick

Michelle Bala

Mynnette Kitchen

Nancy Penir

Play along with the September inspiration challenge – ‘Pretty Pumpkins’ for a chance to win a shopping spree in the Paper Sweeties shop along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!

 

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Have you checked out our  FREQUENT SHOPPER REWARDS Program???  Learn how you can earn FREE STAMPS by purchasing goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!

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‘LIKE’ us on our Facebook Fan Page … we LOVE making new friends!  (Share your Paper Sweeties projects on our Fan Page wall — we LOVE seeing your creations!)

PIN‘ projects that inspire you from our Pinterest Boards … so much crafty goodness all in one convenient location!  (Contact me for an invitation to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects directly to our customer gallery page!)

‘CHECK OUT’ our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery – loads of creativity using goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

‘BE INSPIRED’ when you peruse the pages of our Paper Sweeties Flickr Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery!)

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

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added a few new previously released stamp sets to our RETIRING SOON page … check it out and get your favorites at a 40% DISCOUNT before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

I’ll be back again tomorrow along with the Sweeties Teamies and we will be sharing some more adorable projects for the BIG September Release PARTY … come on back for some more FUN inspiration!  See you soon!!

Thanks for stopping by today!  Hugs – xoxox

Inspired by these challenges: Pile It On #37 – flowers/feathers;  Paper Issues – dies; CASE Study #208 – muse inspo; 7 Kids Challenge Blog #108 – anything; House of Cards – September colors

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Paper Sweeties September Release Sneak Peeks!

Hi there, sweeties!  I’m SO EXCITED to begin the shares for the September *NEW* products release at Paper Sweeties today!  We have some amazingly adorable new things being offered, so let’s get right to the peeking!!

Click on photos for larger views!

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I created this pretty card for an anniversary, but it could very easily be used for a wedding or engagement as well!

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I began by embossing a piece of vellum with hearts and attaching it to a white cardstock base.  Next I stamped the sentiment inside the frame from the Hello Friend stamp set using one of the sentiments from the *NEW* Smitten stamp set.  I die cut the frame using the Be Happy Sweet Cuts die set, folded back the corners of the frame and attached it to the base of the card.  I added a couple of pretty blooms at the top of the frame.  Next, I stamped the heart shape using the Fun Shapes stamp set and then die cut it plus one additional glittered chipboard heart shape using the *NEW* Fun Shapes Sweet Cuts set.  I adhered the hearts to the base of the card using dimensionals.  Last, I attached a couple of *NEW*  Marshmallow Sequins for an extra pop of SPARKLE!

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For more yummy inspiration,  continue on the hop so you don’t miss a single minute of today’s creativity and fun from the Sweeties Teamies:

Kerin Sylvester

Lesley Croghan

Larissa Heskett

Maria Patrick

Michelle Bala

Mynnette Kitchen

Nancy Penir

Play along with the September inspiration challenge – ‘Pretty Pumpkins’ for a chance to win a shopping spree in the Paper Sweeties shop along with a Guest Designer invitation to join us for the next challenge!

 

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Have you checked out our  FREQUENT SHOPPER REWARDS Program???  Learn how you can earn FREE STAMPS by purchasing goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!

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‘LIKE’ us on our Facebook Fan Page … we LOVE making new friends!  (Share your Paper Sweeties projects on our Fan Page wall — we LOVE seeing your creations!)

PIN‘ projects that inspire you from our Pinterest Boards … so much crafty goodness all in one convenient location!  (Contact me for an invitation to pin YOUR Paper Sweeties projects directly to our customer gallery page!)

‘CHECK OUT’ our Splitcoast Stampers Company Gallery – loads of creativity using goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery using keyword:  papersweeties).

‘BE INSPIRED’ when you peruse the pages of our Paper Sweeties Flickr Gallery!  (Upload YOUR Paper Sweeties creations to this gallery!)

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

GOING, GOING … GONE!  We’ve added a few new previously released stamp sets to our RETIRING SOON page … check it out and get your favorites at a 40% DISCOUNT before they are gone forever!  (Limited quantities … available while supplies last).

I’ll be back again tomorrow along with the Sweeties Teamies and we will be sharing some more adorable projects for the upcoming September Release … come on back for some more FUN inspiration!  See you soon!!

Thanks for stopping by today!  Hugs – xoxox

Inspired by these challenges:  Paper Issues – dies; Mojo #362 – sketch; Fusion – pink/blue & sketch; 7 Kids Challenge Blog #108 – anything; Simon Says Stamp – create a background; Catered Crop – new again (heart embossing folder); PINspirational #132 – colors

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Special Friend Blend – TKJ feature!

Hello crafty friends!  I’m popping in today to share a little something I recently created for a feature over at The Kraft Journal using some amazing goodies available from the Kraft Outlet shop!

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I began today’s project by inserting a packet of Vanilla Bean Chiller mix into a White Kraft Coffee Bag and then folding a white paper doilie over the top.  I created a tag by adhering a die cut tea pot to a Grungy Prim Shipping Tag using the Tea For Two Sweet Cuts die and then added a couple of microfine glittered stickers – a tea cup and a creamer.  I stamped the sentiment using the Tea For Two stamp set and then added a couple of Black Cherry Sequins.  A length of Bright Hemp Cording – blue was tied around the top of the tag and then it was attached to the top of the paper doilie using a Vintage Memories Wooden Clothespin.

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I adhered a length of Black & White Damask Washi Tape along the bottom of the White Kraft Coffee Bag and then created a pretty paper bloom using Vintage Dictionary Pages, an Office Chipboard Button, a piece of Bright Hemp Cording – natural and a couple of white satin leaves!

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Thanks for visiting … have a wonderful day!

Hugs – xoxo

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Paper Sweeties September Inspiration Challenge #23 – ‘Pretty Pumpkins’

Hello sweeties!! I’m so happy you stopped by the blog today!

The votes are in and I’m thrilled to announce the winner of the Paper Sweeties August Inspiration #22 Challenge:  Nance Salkeld!

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Nance used the Party Time and Hello Friend stamp sets along with the Party Time Sweet Cuts and Hello Friend Sweet Cuts dies on this oh-so pretty birthday card!  Contact me, Nance, to claim your gift certificate for a shopping spree and get the challenge details for your Guest Designer spot next month!

Now, we have Paper Sweeties September Inspiration #23 to share with you all!!  Paper Sweeties hosts monthly challenges right here on the blog! Each month on the 1st we will have a brand new inspiration for you to play along with. You can enter as many times as you wish throughout the month — the more times you enter, the more chances you’ll have to win!

It’s as easy as 1-2-3 to create, share and win:

1. CREATE a NEW project based on the current inspiration graphic using any of your favorite crafty supplies — receive an EXTRA VOTE if you use something from Paper Sweeties such as a stamp, die or embellishment!  If you don’t have any stamps from Paper Sweeties yet, we have some complimentary digital images for you to try out!  Use this month’s graphic as a starting point for your project — be inspired by one or more of the colors, shapes, theme — anything goes … most important — HAVE FUN and let our photo inspiration spark your creativity!

2. POST a DIRECT LINK to your project in our link gallery below — please link to your project post (not your entire blog) so we can easily find your creation. You do not need to have a blog to enter — you can use any of our online galleries to upload your project:  Flickr, Pinterest, Facebook 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 more times you play, the more chances you have to win! The challenges will end at 12 pm EST on the last day of each month. The new challenge and winner will be revealed on the 1st of each month!

Paper Sweeties September Inspiration #23 – ‘Pretty Pumpkins’:

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HOW will YOU be inspired this month??

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I had so much FUN creating this adorable fall scene with little Miss Emma and her sweet wagon full of ‘pretty pumpkins’!

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Stamps materials list:  Emma, The Splendor of Autumn, Give Thanks, Sweeties Wagon, Stand Add-on: sentiments, Stand Add-on: harvest timeWagon Add-on: bloom & grow, Thanks Snow Much,

Dies materials list:  Home Tweet Home Sweet Cuts, Thanks Snow Much Sweet Cuts, Sweeties Wagon Sweet Cuts

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Please be sure to continue to hop along and be inspired by the rest of the Sweeties teamies’ projects today:

Amber Kroening

Annette Allen

Annette Witherspoon

Char Cundy

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties <– you are here!

Jeanne Jachna

Kerin Sylvester

Tammy Hobbs

September Guest Designer:  Jill Norwood

 

AND … here are the lucky winners of the fabulous prizes donated by our wonderful birthday celebration sponsors:

Paper Sweeties = $100 gift certificate:  Jill Norwood

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Kraft Outlet = $25 prize package:  Tracey K.

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Creations by AR = $20 gift certificate: Paper Talk With Samra

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The Cutting Cafe = 3 files:  Calypso

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Winners, please contact me to claim your prizes!

Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up-to-date with everything new and exciting at Paper Sweeties!

Like our Facebook Fan Page – $20 gift certificate given out to one lucky fan each time we reach 100 new ‘likes’ … next prize at the 1,800 level!

Follow us on Pinterest for loads of inspirations and ideas!

I cannot wait to see how you will be inspired by this month’s challenge!  GOOD LUCK to all those that enter!

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Inspired by these challenges:  Paper Issues – tell me dies; Simon Says Stamp – anything; Catered Crop – new again (satin flower); The Cutting Edge #9 – inspiration card (I took inspiration from the pink flowers and sentiment)

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A Sprinkle of Inspiration and A Dash of Creativity – August 2014

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Welcome to the Designer Spotlight – August edition!  This month we are featuring the amazing and beautiful work of Paper Sweeties Designer, Lesley Croghan!

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Lesley created this oh-so beautiful card using these goodies from the Paper Sweeties boutique: Party Time, Sweetie Pie and Party Time Sweet Cuts!  Please visit Lesley’s blog for complete details on this gorgeous card!

*BONUS*  a few of our stamp sets have been added to our RETIRING SOON page … check it out and get your favorites at a 40% DISCOUNT before they are gone forever!

We’ve added loads of *NEW* products to the shop recently … please visit our What’s New page to check out our {sweet}  newly released August stamps and dies!

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And don’t forget to link up your projects for the August Inspiration Challenge for a chance to win a $20 shopping spree to the Paper Sweeties boutique and an invitation to be a guest designer for an upcoming challenge … PLUS nearly $150 in additional prizes donated by our generous birthday sponsors!!

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We’re on the road this weekend hosting a TRUNK SHOW and CARD CLASS at the amazing Enchanted Cottage in Lewisville, NC!  Hope to see many of YOU at the show!

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Friend to Friend – TKJ spotlight

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This week, I am featuring some of the amazing packaging options available at the Kraft Outlet shop!  These pretty packing options in combination with the wide variety of embellishments you can find at the Kraft Outlet will help you to create handmade treasures from the heart!

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I began with a Small Kraft Pillow Box onto which I adhered strips of Blue and White Polka Dot Washi Tape.   I hand cut two leaves using some Burlap and glued them to the box.  Next I added an Office Chipboard Button and a pretty muslin flower.  I stamped a sentiment onto a Round Metal Edge Grungy Prim Tag using the Banner Wishes stamp set from Paper Sweeties and then tied a snipett of Dove Grey Hand-Stained Bias Tape onto the tag.  Last, I attached the tag to the box using a Vintage Memories Wooden Clothespin.  This little gift set is for my sweet friend, Suzi, who attends all the Paper Sweeties shows with me.  We are in Lewisville, NC this weekend doing a trunk show and card class at Enchanted Cottage!  Without her amazing help, I couldn’t do these shows so seamlessly!  THANK YOU, Suzi!

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Grateful For You – CC-17

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Today I am sharing a little something I created for the newest challenge at the card Concept!

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I was inspired by the off-center floral pattern, the color palette and the dots (mine are in the form of the lacey dotted pattern of the white paper doilie and the dots left behind by the machine zig-zag stitching).

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I used the Party Time and Hello Friend stamp sets along with the Party Time Sweet Cuts die from Paper Sweeties to create my card!

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