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Thursday, 17 May 2012

Eureka Autumn/Winter Mini Swap

I am so lucky to be a part of the Eureka Stampers Stampin' Up! team.  This team is not only proactive with training and resources but also full of very talented ladies.  I recently participated in a new Autumn/Winter mini catalogue swap amongst the team and I am here today to share with you all amazing swaps I received.

Tanya Pampuch

Tracy Penn
Pamela Buckley
Abbie Wallace
Michelle Gristede

Liz Walters

Tricia Raineri - My swap as seen in a recent post.

Wow, now weren't they all great samples packed full of fun ideas from the Autumn/Winter mini catalogue!  I hope they have inspired you to get creating with these great products.





Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Stampin' Up! Vintage Gift Tags

Can you believe I only just opened my packet of Beau Chateau DSP.  I have had it for over 4 months but have just had so much going on I have not had a chance to use it.  I needed to make a few thank you tags for some recent orders and there was that chicken looking at me through the shiny plastic. *DING* a vision came to me and Viola!

Beau Château Vintage Tags
I am SO loving all the Stampin' Up! DSP lately!  With the Paper Party Promotion from May 1- 31st you too could be working with some seriously gorgeous papers.  Feel free to contact me for more details.


Stamp Set: Kindness Matters.
Paper:  Crumb Cake, Beau Chateau DSP, Pretty In Pink.  
Ink: Soft Suede.
Ribbon: Crumb Cake 1/2" Seam Binding Ribbon, Pretty In Pink 1/4" Grosgrain.
Cool Tools:  Bigshot, Finial Press Embossing Folder, Designer Frames Oval Embossing Folder, Lots of Tags Sizzlet, Itty Bitty Shapes Punch Pack, Pearls, Dimensionals.



Thanks For Looking,
TRICIA 



Saturday, 5 May 2012

Stampin' Up! Mother's Day Apothecary Art

With Mother's day not far away here in Australia, I thought I had better get a move on and make a card for my Mum.  Today I was playing with my watercolour crayons and my favourite card stock - Confetti White.  I have heard rumours this may be retiring here as it is definitely retiring in the USA.  I love the confetti white and confetti cream papers for that old world feel and because they are quite a heavy card stock.   I also used some of the Attic Boutique DSP.

May is Paper party month - so grab 3 packs of DSP and get one for free. This DSP is included in the Paper Party Promotion so why not grab a few packs!

 Attic Boutique paper has some lovely soft colours that are perfect for that feminine floral card.  I had not tried out the Apothecary Art stamp set yet as I had so many new toys to get through.  Oh isn't it lovely - and so versatile.  You could stamp just about anything in that panel or even hand write a lovely sentiment. (My handwriting is pretty bad so I think I will stick to stamps!)

Mother's Day Apothecary Art & Attic Boutique Card
 I'm off to get started on my swaps for convention - only 26 days till I am in Stampin' Up! heaven!


Stamp Set: Apothecary Art, Teeny Tiny Sentiments.
Paper: Confetti White, Baja Breeze, So Saffron, Crumb Cake, Attic Boutique DSP.  
Ink: Early Espresso, Subtles - Watercolour Wonder Crayons.
Ribbon: Crumb Cake 1/2" Seam Binding Ribbon, Antique brad.
Cool Tools:  Bigshot, Labels Collection Framelit Dies, 


Thanks For Looking,
TRICIA