Do you select between Whisper White and Very Vanilla intentionally or randomly? Sometimes I really think about it, and other times I just grab the one that’s closest at hand. I started this card with Very Vanilla, but as soon as I stamped the first tone I wanted to see what it would look like … More Whisper White vs. Very Vanilla
Sometimes a friend is hurting and it’s not possible to deliver a hug in person. What is it about the touch of another person that brings such comfort? I called a friend today and she said “I was just thinking of you. I need an Anne hug.” It was a reminder to me that a … More When a card is really a hug
The Sweet Sayings Cards and Envelopes are Grrrrrrrrrreat!!(I think my demographic may be showing…does anyone else remember Tony the Tiger?) Stamp sets: Too Kind and Wetlands Color Palette: Crisp Cantaloupe, Coastal Cabana and Real Red Accessories: Sweet Sayings card and envelope set And now for something completely different… Change the font (this is from Oh, … More Simple and Sweet
I was so busy making Christmas crafts this month that I completely forgot about thank you notes. Yesterday I sat down to write a few and realized I didn’t have any cards made! (Well, there were a couple – but they were boring.) One of my orders this month included some Crumb Cake Note Card … More Thank yous after the gifts
LOVE these muslin gift bags from the Holiday catalog! Muslin Gift Bags (Holiday catalog) Too Kind and Yippee Skippee stamp sets Primrose Petals, Old Olive and Raspberry Ripple FFIP Primrose Petals Stitched Ribbon Clothespin (Tag a Bag Accessory kit) Rhinestone jewel Lazy girl that I am, I cut a piece of ribbon and just clipped … More Easy Custom Gift Bags
Maui Stampers is my blog, and it’s also my Stampin’ Up! group name! Crystal and I came back from convention loaded with ideas, inspiration and most of all, SWAPS! We wanted to share as much as we could, as quickly as we could, with the Maui Stampers who were unable to make the trip to … More Stampin’ with the Maui Stampers!
Too Kind was one of my first “Must Have” stamp sets from the 2013-2014 Annual Catalog. It was an easy choice for a swap: Too Kind, Petite Pairs and French Script stamp sets Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Old Olive, Very Vanilla and Crushed Curry card stock Soft Suede, Old Olive, Crumb Cake and Crushed Curry … More Convention Swap: Top Notch Swap