Friday, 31 March 2017

HOW TO MAKE AN EASY PAPER WALLET FOR HIM (STAMPIN' UP! SUPPLIES)

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
Yesterday I posted on my blog card for her and today I would like to share with you card for him, made using the Urban Underground Specialty DSP, Birthday Bright Stamp Set and Layering Squares Framelits.
PAPER:
- CARD BASE - Urban Underground Specialty DSP measure 10'' x 5'' (25,4 x 12,7 cm)
- MONEY HOLDER - Urban Underground Specialty DSP 9-3/4'' x 4-1/4'' (24,8 x 10,8 cm)
- CARD HOLDER - Urban Underground Specialty DSP  4-1/4'' x 2'' (10,8 x 5,1 cm)
- PHOTO HOLDER- Urban Underground Specialty DSP 4-1/4'' x 3-3/4'' (10,8 x 9,5 cm)
- CLOSURE OUTSIDE - Urban Underground Specialty DSP  3'' x 1'' (7,6 x 2,5 cm)
                      INSIDE - Urban Underground Specialty DSP 2-7/8''  x 7/8'' (7,3 x 2,2 cm)
WINDOW SHEET - 3-1/4'' x 3-1/4'' (8,2 x 8,2 cm)
Stamp the Happy Birthday using  I using Archival Basic Black Stampin' Pad and the wonderful Birthday Bright Stamp Set. Use the 1-1/2'' (3,8 cm) Circle Punch to punch sort of thumb hold on the card holder, as you can see on the pictures. To cut the window for the picture holder use the Layering Squares Framelits - second large.
Use Sponge Dauber and Delightful Dijon, Basic Grey Stampin' Pad and sponge the edges to give some dimensions to the wallet. To put the wallet together I used Multipurpose Liquid Glue. For the closure I used a self adhesive magnets (Ebay).
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Thursday, 30 March 2017

HOW TO MAKE AN EASY PAPER WALLET FOR HER (STAMPIN' UP! SUPPLIES)

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I have amazing card idea to share with you. Using Playful Palette DSP, Birthday Bright Stamp Set, Petite Petals Punch, two colours Cardstock and piece of Window Sheet all from Stampin' Up! I created birthday card looking like a purse with space for money, gift card and photo.
PAPER:
CARD BASE- Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
- INSIDE LAYER- Sweet Sugarplum, Peekaboo Peach measure 5-5/8'' x 8'' (14,3 x 20,3 cm) score and fold in half
- MONEY HOLDER - Playful Palette DSP measure 5-3/8'' x 3-1/4'' (13,6 x 8,2 cm)
- CARD HOLDER - Playful Palette DSP measure 4-3/4'' x 3-3/4'' (12 x 9,5 cm)
- PICTURE HOLDER - Playful Palette DSP measure 3-1/2'' x 3-1/2'' (8,9 x 8,9 cm)
- CLOSURE OUTSIDE - Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride Cardstock 3'' x 1'' (7,6 x 2,5 cm)
                      INSIDE - Playful Palette DSP 2-7/8''  x 7/8'' (7,3 x 2,2 cm)
- SCRAP CARDSTOCK Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride to punch the Petite Petals flowers
WINDOW SHEET - 3-1/4'' x 3-1/4'' (8,2 x 8,2 cm)
Fold a Cardstock in half and using Fluttering Textured Impression Embossing Folder and Big Shot emboss card base (keep the card base fold in half). The Happy Birthday I stamped using Archival Basic Black Stampin' Pad and the wonderful Birthday Bright Stamp Set. Use the 1-1/2'' (3,8 cm) Circle Punch to punch sort of thumb hold and the Project Life Corner Punch the corners on the purse as you can see on the pictures. To cut the window for the picture holder use the Layering Squares Framelits - second large. Punch six flowers using the Petite Petals Punch.
Use Sponge Dauber with Sweet Sugarplum, Blushing Bride Stampin' Pad to give a bit dimensions to the purse and the flowers. To put the purse together I used Multipurpose Liquid Glue and I added Rhinestone Basic Jewels one on each flower. For the closure I used a self adhesive magnets (Ebay)
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Monday, 27 March 2017

SATMPIN' UP! BOLD BUTTERFLY WATERCOLOUR TECHNIQUE USING WATERCOLOR PENCILS

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I would like to show you how easy can be watercolour technique using Watercolor Pencils by Stampin' Up!
PAPER:
CARD BASEBasic Black A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
- LAYER- Watercolor Paper 3-7/8'' x 5-5/8'' (9,8 x 14,2cm)
- Strip of Basic Black Cardstock measure approx 1/2'' x 3'' (1,3 x 7,6 cm)
Take the Watercolor piece of paper and the Watercolour Pencils (I used: Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie and Melon Mambo) and colour the Watercolour Paper in three squares big enough to stamp the Watercolor Butterfly Stamp image on each colour. Using the Aqua Painter brush all over the three colours from the top to the bottom with not pulling your hand off the paper to blend the colours together. Die cut three butterflies using the Bold Butterfly Framelits Dies ( for the best result use the Precision Base Plate) and adhere the butterflies using Multipurpose Liquid Glue. Stamp the sentiment on a Basic Black piece of Cardstock using VersaMark Pad and White Stampin' Emboss Powder. Adhere the sentiment using Stampin' Dimensionals.
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! WINDOW BOX EASTER BASKET TREAT HOLDER IDEA

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
Using Stampin' Up! Window Box Thinlits Dies, Pansy Punch and Flower Shop Stamp Set I created goodies baskets which can be use as Easter table decoration or any occasion treat holder idea.
PAPER:
- 1 x sheet of Daffodil Delight A4 card stock cut:
     - cut strip 3/4'' (1,9 cm) wide  from the LONG SIDE of A4 Cardstock - basket handle
     - outstanding sheet of the Cardstock cut in half (you should have 2 pieces measure 5-7/8'' x 7-1/2'' (14,9 x 19 cm)
- scrap of Peekaboo Peach or Flirty Flamingo Cardstock for the six flowers.
INK:
- Peekaboo Peach, Flirty Flamingo Stampin' Pad.
STAMPS, DIES:
- Flower Shop Stamp Set, Window Box Thinlits Dies, Pansy Punch
EMBELLISHMENTS & RIBBONS:
- White Perfect Accents, 3/8'' (1cm) Ruched Ribbon- Peekaboo Peach, Flirty Flamingo.
ACCESSORIES, TOOLS:
- Big Shot, Stampin' Trimmer, Bone Folder, Piercing Tool, Paper Snips.
ADHESIVES:
- Fast Fuse, Snail, Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Stampin' Dimensionals.
Using Daffodil Delight the two pieces Cardstock, Window Box Thinlits Dies and Big Shot doe cut two the same parts of the box (one can be cut without of the top, as we don't need to close the basket. Adhere the parts together and cut out the flaps from the top of the basket. Adhere the handle using Multipurpose Liquid Glue and the Ruched Ribbon using Snail Adhesive. Stamp the flowers using Flower Shop Stamp Set on Peekaboo Peach Or Flirty Flamingo Cardstock and punch it out Using Pansy Punch then adhere the flowers to the basket using Stampin' Dimensional and add on the middle of the flowers White Perfect Accent. Tie bow on side of the basket handle using the same colour of the Rushed Ribbon as you use to decorate the handle.
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This month as my FREE gift for my lovely customers that have shopped with me during March is the beautiful White Perfect Accent Embellishments as well as the lovely thank you card which I posted on my blog a couple days ago.

Thank You
    Gosia MacKinnon
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Tuesday, 21 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! PAPILLON POTPOURRI AND PETITE PETALS WINDOW CUSTOMERS THANK YOU CARDS

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I would like to show you my customers thank you card, which I will send with a gift for all my customers who shop with me this month.
PAPER:
- Whisper White Note Cards & Envelopes
- 10 piece, one each colour of Brights Designer Series Paper measure 1-1/4'' x 5'' ( 3,2 x 12,7 cm)
- piece of Whisper White card stock to stamp 6 x butterflies and flowers.
WINDOW SHEET:
- 1/8'' (3mm) smaller than DSP which means 1-3/8'' x 4-7/8'' (2,9 x 12.4 cm)
INKS:
- Brights Collection Stampin' Pads: Bermuda Bay, Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo, Old Olive, Pacific Point, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, Rich Razzleberry, Tangerine Tango, Tempting Turquoise.
Using Project Life Corner Punch - punch 2 corners on the DSP, take Snail Adhesive and adhere temporary the DSP to card base, using Petite Petals or Bitty Butterfly Punch and punch 4 times. Remove the DSP and adhere Window Sheet between card base and the DSP using Snail Adhesive.
Stamp six flowers/butterflies on Whisper White scrap Cardstock and punch it out using the Petite Petals/Bitty Butterfly punch. Open the card base and pop back the flowers/butterflies in to the punched hole. Using the Multipurpose Liquid Glue spread a bit on the flowers/butterflies then close the card base, press for a while to let the flowers/butterflies adhere to the opposite side of the card base (look at image above)

Stamp the same image to the back of the envelope to match the card. Adhere the two outstanding flowers/butterflies  to the front of your card and add some Rhinestone Basic Jewels. I am NOT recommend to adhere any Rhinestone inside of the card as it can damage the window sheet in the post. 
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Friday, 17 March 2017

BABY BEAR STAMPIN' UP! ACTION WOBBLE CARD

Hello and welcome to my blog.
Today I have for you very sweet and cute baby card which I made using Baby Bear Stamp Set from Stampin' Up! and action wobble (non Stampin' Up! - purchase from Ebay)
PAPER:
Card Base: Blushing Bride or Soft Sky A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
Front Layer: Whisper White Cardstock measure 5-5/8'' x 3-7/8'' (14,2 x 9,8 cm)  
Baby Bear: Whisper White Cardstock measure approx 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm)
Sentiment: Blushing Bride or Soft Sky measure 1/2'' x 3-1/2'' (1.3 x 8.9 cm)
INKS:
Bear image: 1st - Sahara Sand, 2nd - Crumb Cake, 3th - Tip Tap Taupe
Bow image: Pink -1st - Blushing Bride, 2nd - Sweet Sugarplum
                     Blue - 1st - Soft Sky, 2nd - Pool Party
Sentiment: VersaMark
For the background I used Falling Petals Embossing Folder to give the heart looking impressions. The sentiment I stamp using VersaMark and White Emboss Powder and also Heat Tool to melt the emboss powder . To adhere the Baby Bear to the front of the card I used Action Wobble which I purchase on Ebay. I used Tip Top Taupe Stampin' Write Marker as well as white gel pen to highlight the bear eyes and nose. 
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Tuesday, 14 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! WATERCOLOUR WINGS POP UP MOTHER'S DAY CARD

Hello and welcome to my blog today.
26th of March 2017 in UK is Mother's Day and I made pop up card for my mum using Watercolour Wings and Brushwork Alphabet Stamp set and also the Bold Butterfly Framelits Dies by Stampin' Up!
PAPER:
Card Base:
- Whisper White Thick A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21cm) score and fold in half
Butterflies:
- 1 x Blooms & Bliss DSP measure 10'' x 2-1/2'' ( 25,4cm x 6,4cm), score on LONG side at: 1/2'' , 2'' , 3-1/2'' , 5'' , 6-1/2'' , 8'' , 9-1/2'' (1,2cm ; 5cm ; 8,8cm ; 12,6cm ; 16,4cm ; 20,2cm ; 24cm)
- 1 x piece of Blooms & Bliss DSP measure approx 5'' x 3'' (12,6cm x 7,6cm) for the front panel butterfly.
Fold and burnish all score line on the Blooms & Bliss DSP then fold it in 3 layers (fold every second core line) take the Bold Butterfly Framelits and position it on middle of the 3 layers, middle of the butterfly framelits should be on the middle score line and put through to your Big Shot.
Stamp the Butterflies using 2 steps stamp from the Watercolour Wings using Island Indigo & Mint Macaron or Blushing Bride & Sweet Sugarpum Stampin' Pad. 
Use Silver or Gold Metallic Thread to give an accent to your card and attach it using Handheld Stapler. Adhere the one butterfly body to the front of your card using Foam Adhesive Strips and the three butterflies using Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
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    Gosia MacKinnon
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Wednesday, 8 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! HEY CHICK CELLOPHANE TREAT BAGS

Hello everyone and welcome to my blog today.
Because the Easter very soon I would like  to share with you how to make easy treat bags using Hey Chick FREE Sale-A-Bration and Suite Sentiments Stamp Sets as well as Cellophane Bags all from Stampin' Up!
PAPER:
- Real Read, Daffodil Delight, Pacific Point, Perfect Plum, Pumpkin Pie, Cucumber Crush Cardstock measure 3'' x 2-1/8'' (7,6cm x 5,4cm) score and fold in half.
- Whisper White Cardstock measure 2'' x 1-1\4'' (5cm x 3.2cm)
For my sentiment I choose Suite Sentiments Stamp Set from the Spring/Summer Catalogue (page 54) as it is wonderful universal stamp set which can be use for many occasions.
I used self adhesive Sticky Labels, stamp the chicken from FREE Sale-A-Bration Stamp Set using coordinated with the cardstock Stampin' Pads: Real Read, Daffodil Delight, Pacific Point, Perfect Plum, Pumpkin Pie, Cucumber Crush and punch out using 1-3/8'' (3,5cm) Circe Punch. 
To add a shine to my gifts I used: Gold, Silver and Red Glimmer Paper and punch using Confetti Hearts Border Punch three hearts for each bag. 
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    Gosia MacKinnon 
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Monday, 6 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! BIRTHDAY BRIGHT SET

Hello everyone and welcome to my blog today.
I love the wonderful Birthday Bright Stamp Set from Stampin' Up! and I decide to make box to hold small bottle of Prosseco and matching birthday card as tomorrow it is my husband birthday and then two days after also my best friend Gosia's birthday too. 
PAPER:
 For the box
- full shit Whisper White A4 Thick Cardstock 
- scrap of Dapper Denim, Emerald Envy and Whisper white Cardstock
 For the card
- Dapper Denim, Emerald Envy A4 Cardstock cut in half 5-7/8'' x 8-1/2'' (14,9 x 21 cm) score and fold in half
- 2x LAYERS Whisper White Cardstock 3-7/8'' x 5-5/8'' (9,8 x 14,2cm) one inside and one outside.
- scrap of Dapper Denim, Emerald Envy and Whisper white Cardstock
Score on the SHORT side at: 2''  , 4''  , 6''   8''   (5cm,  10cm,  15cm,  20cm)
Make MARKS on the Long side at: 1''  , 5''   (2,5cm,  12,5cm)
Score on LONG side at: 2''   , 11-1/4''  (5cm,  28,5cm) 
I used Gold Binder Clips to close my box and tide bow using Emerald Envy and Dapper Denim Ruched Ribbons as same to my card to match each other.
I hope You enjoy this project, please do use the hostess code (hostess code shown in the top right of my blog for the current month) to get FREE product on order £25+ (excluding postage).
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   Gosia MacKinnon
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Sunday, 5 March 2017

STAMPIN' UP! HOMEMADE FOR YOU FRUIT STAND JAM GIFT BOX

Hello everyone and welcome to my blog today.
When I was shopping 2 days ago in Morrisons I found the cute mini jams cost 35p each and I decided to make a box and give it to my neighbour who is not well.
My box measure: H: 5-1/2'' and W/D: 1-3/4. To make the box I used the yummy yummy Fruit Stand Designer Series Paper and the wonderful Homemade For You Stamp Set (I used wood-mount which is a bit more expensive as you do not need a block to mount it)
PAPER:
To make the box:
  - Peekaboo Peach / Daffodil Delight A4 Cardstock measure 9-1/2'' x 7-1/2'' (24,1 x 19,5 cm)
score on:
   - longer side: 1-3/4'', 7-1/4'', 9'' (4,4cm; 18,4cm; 22,9cm)
   - shorter side: 1-3/4'', 3-1/2'', 5-1/4'', 7'' (4,5cm; 9cm; 13,5cm; 18cm)
To decorate:
  - piece of: Watermelon WonderPeekaboo PeachWhisper White Cardstock
  - 4 piece of Fruit Stand Designer Series Paper 1-1/2'' x 5-1/4'' (3,8 x 13,3 cm)
I punch 2 circles: one with the sentiment using the 1-3/8'' (3,5 cm) Circle Punch and second one as a layer1-1/2'' (3,8 cm) Circle Punch.
EMBELLISHMENTS:
Please check out my YouTube tutorial for full instructions
Thank You
    Gosia MacKinnon
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