April Aloha

This image looks a lot like the plumerias that grow in my backyard.  It wasn’t intentional, but the serendipity makes me smile: Stamps:  Birthday Blossoms Color Palette:  Crushed Curry, So Saffron, Lost Lagoon Accessories:  Aquapainter To be authentic, I should have added heaps of blossoms at the bottom of the calendar.  Plumeria are as famous … More April Aloha

Prints Poetry

Woo hoo!  More designs from the gorgeous Prints Poetry Designer Paper pack!  I can’t get enough of these designs!  They coordinate really well, and the colors are gorgeous together.  You know how sometimes the scale of the designs is hard to work with?  Not here! Best of Birthdays stamp set Whisper White card stock Prints … More Prints Poetry

Wonder if there’s a lime in that pool?

Color combinations shouldn’t always be safe.  This one isn’t particularly adventurous but it’s not run-of-the-mill either! Best of Birthdays Stamp set Wisteria Wonder, Lucky Limeade, Pool Party and Whisper White card stock Wisteria Wonder, Lucky Limeade and Pool Party FFIP Pool Party and Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Write markers Big Shot and Argyle TIEF Adorning Accents … More Wonder if there’s a lime in that pool?

Birthday hypnosis

I paired the Best of Birthdays with Oh Hello and loved the results: Best of Birthdays and Oh Hello stamp sets Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler and Summer Starfruit card stock Black Staz-on Ink Cherry Cobbler and Summer Starfruit Stampin’ Write markers Cherry Cobbler seam binding Ovals Collections Framelits Rhinestone jewels Honeycomb TIEF and the Big … More Birthday hypnosis

25 Years with Stampin’ Up: Best of Birthdays

What a fabulous start to the 25 Years of Stampin’ Up! celebration!  This Best of Birthdays set ($14.95!!)  is a great selection of birthday images and I immediately saw the potential for favors: Of course, this is a Stampin’ Up! birthday, so the favors have to be Stampin’ Up! favors!  And the Sycamore Street Designer … More 25 Years with Stampin’ Up: Best of Birthdays