Stamp 2016 with style!

Happy New Year!  When I actually type out the words….it seems so real how time seems to be passing so quickly!  Elizabeth and I are starting to make Valentine’s cards already and I’m still enjoying the Christmas tree lights!

The new Occasions catalog is exciting too!  For those who are not in my regular clubs, please let me know if you need a catalog.  I will be personally mailing them this time….some of you already have let me know and I plan to visit the post office to mail your catalog on Tuesday morning.

January 2016 stamping schedule

Saturday, Jan. 2nd – scrapbooking at 6:00pm at my home

Tuesday, Jan. 5th – Spartanburg stamping @ 7:00pm, Cherokee Springs church on Hwy 221, Sandra is our hostess – ya’ll come!

Wednesday, Jan. 6th – Lucille Tatum stamping

Thursday, Jan. 7th – 1st Friday club at 6:30pm, Susan is our hostess

Saturday, Jan. 9th – team meeting at 10:00am, bring 10 swaps – Sale-a-bration please, list of questions you may have, camera or phone to take pictures, lunch provided.


I had to show you one last card I received!  This card was in my stack of mail I hadn’t opened yet.  It is from my downline, Myra and I love the ornament framelits she used.

Sneak Peak from the new Occasions catalog


Oh wow!  The new Party Pop Up Thinlits Dies are so easy to use!  Next week I will give you a picture by picture tutorial of this card.  Here’s the inside…

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Visit again next week to see how!

Here are some of the other patterns from  It’s My Party Designer Series Paper stack.  My favorite pattern is on the front of the above birthday card.


Ok, let’s focus a little on Valentines cards…..


Love this simple card and the “My Valentine” sentiment!  You can see a little hint of the Blushing Bride Glimmer paper under the Jute strand.  And in the next card, we die cut Stampin” Up Bloom’ Heart Thinlit die in the luscious Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper!  It’s a winner!  And, if you are in one of my clubs – you’ll get to use the new die cut and Glimmer paper this month!

occasions 2

Here’s another Valentines’s card using the Bloom’ Heart Thinlit in Blushing Bride Glimmer paper and Love Blossoms Designer Series Paper stack (6″ x 6″ ).

Thanks for visiting!  Check back next week for the tutorial!




One thought on “Stamp 2016 with style!

  1. Annie Blanton

    Enjoy your posts-Still hope to get started back making cards someday. This year looks busy so far. Could you send me an Occasions catalogue?
    Annie Blanton
    630 Oak Grove Rd
    Kings Mountain,NC 28086

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