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12 Weeks of Christmas – Week 1 Stacked Image Stamping

By Wendy | October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Welcome to week 1 of the 12 weeks of Christmas! I am so excited to be bringing this awesome series to you over the next 12 weeks. All the projects shared will have exclusive video that you can only get by being an email subscriber.  Every Friday the new project will be released and a new video will be added to the exclusive link. CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE TO MY EMAIL TIPS & INSTRUCTIONS: + Card base is 4 1/4″ x 11″, scored at 5 1/2″ and folded + Poppy Parade card stock 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″ + Whisper White Thick card stock 4″ x 5 1/4″ Supplies are listed below. Click on any of the images to purchase them in my online store. Reminders + Minimum purchase of $50 will receive a free gift from me   + If you order is $150 or more please DO NOT […]


October News

By Wendy | October 4, 2018 | 6 Comments

There are so many amazing offers and stuff going on in October I felt like I needed to do an entire blog post just listing out all the awesomeness.  Make sure you read all the way to the bottom because I have blog candy.  You will want to leave a comment on this post, but won’t know what to comment unless you read all the goodies!  See how I get ya! World Card Making Day Sale Stampin’ UP! is offering some great deals for World Card Making Day.  This offer is only good through October 7th.  CLICK HERE to check out all the discount items. October Class To Go Each month I offer a class to go.  This months is BEAUTIFUL and fun.  CLICK HERE To see the full blog post and sign up for the Class To Go FREE October Mini Class To Go I have a special this […]


Handmade Gift Box feat. Stampin’ UP!’s Country Home

By Wendy | October 3, 2018 | 2 Comments

There are hundreds of handmade gift box ideas on Pinterest.  Trust me.  I’ve looked at them all, I think. Today’s handmade gift box is specifically for giving to a hostess for your next halloween party, card party, Christmas event, whatever event.  Take something to the person. I have a list of things below that will fit in these boxes.  All the items make great gifts and if you are going to someones event, you could package a little goody in this box perfectly. I gave the one with pumpkins on it to my friend Wendy.  She hosted a workshop in her awesome barn this past weekend and I wanted to bring her a little treat.  The Festive Farmhouse twine fits great in one of these boxes and is the perfect gift for a crafty friend. Here are some other things that will fit in this box nicely: + Lotion + […]



By Wendy | October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Today is the start of the new Stampin’ UP! year. I thought what better way to kick off the new year than with a special for ordering with me! This is in addition to my October Thank You gift (CLICK HERE TO SEE THAT) For the month of October you can get a FREE MINI CLASS TO GO with the purchase of the Beautiful Blizzard Bundle or $100 minimum purchase (before shipping and handling) All the details: +  Purchase Beautiful Blizzard Bundle (item #149921) or place minimum order of $100 and get: +  3 FREE card kits (1 of each card) featuring the Beautiful Blizzard Bundle +  Kits include ALL cut out pieces, embellishments and ribbon.  NO STAMPING INCLUDED +  Exclusive video showing the tips and tricks for these cards +  PDF Printable tutorial with a supply list attached +  US residents only +  One gift per household +  Card […]


Easy Card Making Idea feat. Country Home by Stampin’ UP!

By Wendy | October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Creating cards is fun.  But sometimes you just need an easy card making idea to get you over a creative hump. I went for a search on pinterest for some card sketches, and I found one that was awesome.  However, I failed to pin it and now I can’t find it.  I felt like it was perfect for an easy card. I will be going live at 10:30am PST this morning (Monday October 1, 2018) to share my easy card making idea with you. CLICK HERE TO VISIT MY FACEBOOK PAGE ***TIP:  If you want to be notified when I go live, go to my Facebook page, then click on the little box that has the three little dots, then click on FOLLOWING, then turn on GET NOTIFICATIONS and you will receive notifications when I go live.*** After I go live I download the live video and post it to […]


October 2018 Class To Go

By Wendy | September 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

October 2018 Class To Go is here.  Too early for Christmas projects?  I THINK NOT! We went all out with the adorable Christmas projects this month.  I love these cards and the cute little gift bag too. Below are the options for purchasing the October 2018 Class To Go.  If you have questions please let me know. OPTION 1 Purchase just the exclusive videos $20 – CLICK HERE to purchase + Video link will arrive in your email when you complete your PayPal transaction. OPTION 2 Purchase the exclusive videos and card kits $25 –CLICK HERE to purchase What you get: + 8 kits are included, 4 designs, 2 of each design + All embellishments, die cuts and punched items are included + Stamp sets, adhesive, coloring items, inks, are NOT included in this kit + Shipping is FREE  + Shipping to US Only + No refunds or exchanges + Available […]


DIY Wreath Builder Template Facebook Live Sept 24

By Wendy | September 24, 2018 | 5 Comments

Today I have a DIY wreath builder template for you!  Have you seen all the amazing cards that have been created using a wreath builder template? They are beautiful.  I want to show you how to make your own wreath builder template to use in your stamp positioning tool.  This template will work in a Stamparatus, MISTI or any other stamp positioning tool. I will be live on Facebook today at 10:30am PST demonstrating how to make this DIY wreath builder template and then demonstrating how to make the card. You are going to love this idea! CLICK HERE TO GO TO MY FACEBOOK PAGE ***TIP:  If you want to be notified when I go live, go to my Facebook page, then click on the little box that has the three little dots, then click on FOLLOWING, then turn on GET NOTIFICATIONS and you will receive notifications when I go […]


October 2018 Thank You Gift

By Wendy | September 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

October’s thank you gift for placing an order is the 1/2 of the awesome Sincerely Santa Tags Project Kit.  It’s ADORABLE! I put together a sample of each of the tags you will get supplies to make.  You will get enough supplies to make 3 of each of the tags for a total of 15 Christmas tags.  Perfect amount of tags to get you started. Here’s How It Works: + Visit my shop at www.shopluvinstampin.com and choose the items you want and fill your cart. + At the checkout screen in the lower left hand corner there is a place to enter your host code (see code above) + After you enter the code you are good to go. How You Get FREE Stuff: + Place a minimum purchase of $50 before tax and shipping + If your order is $150 or more don’t use the host code, I will […]


5 Card Making Tips Using Household Items

By Wendy | September 21, 2018 | 3 Comments

Today I have 5 card making tips that will hopefully make your card making easier, and a little less messy. The best part is you can find 4 of these 5 card making tip ideas right in your house, or with a quick run to the local grocery store. Card Making Tip 1)  Using glitter or embossing powder?  I don’t know about you, but when I use all that stuff it gets everywhere.  I do a quick clean up using a Dry Sweeping Refills.  They are fairly inexpensive and they grab on to loose glitter and embossing powder like a dog grabs a bone.  I am not playing with you people, these things work great. Card Making Tip 2)  How cheap is a coffee filter?  One coffee filter is probably 1 penny!  When I do heat embossing I pour my embossing powder over the top of a project and place […]


How To Make a Quarter Fold Card

By Wendy | September 19, 2018 | 4 Comments

  The Quarter Fold card is a fun and simple card to create.  I think it’s particularly adorable for Christmas cards because it almost looks like a Christmas gift wrapped and ready to be opened. I featured the beautiful Santa’s Workshop Specialty Designer Paper and the Candy Cane Season stamp set from Stampin’ UP! The best part about this quarter fold card technique is that you can create a scene on each panel of the card. The designer series paper layers are cut at: +  2 pieces cut at 2 x 2 1/2″ +  2 pieces cut at 1 7/8″ x 2 5/8″ Here is a video to walk you through the basic steps of making the quarter fold card. Supplies are listed below. Click on any of the images to purchase them in my online store. Reminders + Minimum purchase of $50 will receive a free gift from me […]

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