Sunday, February 27, 2011

Spring Fever!!

It is finally approaching 80 degrees here in Florida!  I made this paper bag book using our Ice Cream Parlor Collection found exclusively in this year's Sale-A-Bration Catalog!!  I added some of last year's spring photos and left lots of spaces to add in this year's! 

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Is it Spring Yet??

It is finally warming up a bit... in Florida that is.  But, where are all the flowers??
For All You Do

Monday, February 14, 2011

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Early Father's Day?

I know it's too soon, but here is a Father's Day card I made this week.
Plane & Simple from the Occasions Mini Catalog

Friday, February 11, 2011

Happy Valentine's Weekend!

This is a Valentine version of a mini-scrapbook I made for Christmas.  I saw it at my upline's house, and believe that it was originally created by Kimberly Van Diepen.  There are basic instructions to follow, but feel free to email with additional questions.
 Love Mini-Scrapbook

1- 12x12 Card Stock (Real Red Textured)
2- 8.5x11 Card Stock (Pretty In Pink)
2- Sheets DSP (Filled With Love Paper Pack)
Anywhere Glue Stick
Sticky Strip
Glue Dots
Stamp Set: Filled With Love
-1/4" Grosgrain Ribbon (Real Red/Pretty In Pink)
-Bitty Buttons
-Vintage Wallpaper Embossing Folder

Trim 12"x12" Real Red to 11.5" x 5.5". Score at 5.5" and 6"across.

Trim 8.5"x11" Pretty in Pink to 8 1/4" x 8 1/8". Score each quadrant to 4".
1- Score along 8 1/4" side at 4" from right.
2- Score along 8 1/8" side at 4" and 4 1/8" from bottom.
3- Score bottom left quadrant at 4 1/4" from left, just to center.
(Mark the back of bottom right quadrant for gluing.)

Top Left Quadrant: Trim away 1/4" from left side and 1/8" from center.

Trim DSP Squares
7- DSP 3 3/4"
1- DSP 4 1/4"
1- DSP 4 3/4"
1- Pretty in Pink CS 4 1/2"
1- Pretty in Pink CS 5"

Glue DSP to each square using Anywhere Glue Stick.

Fold into a square.
Once folded, glue onto 4 1/4" DSP and onto 4 1/2" Pretty in Pink CS.
Binding is 5 1/2" x 2 3/4", score at 1 1/8" and 1 5/8". Emboss, then adhere with Sticky Strip.
Glue 5" Pretty in Pink CS and 4 3/4" DSP to left inside of book, and folded square to the right.
Embellish as desired.  This is the Filled With Love stamp set.
Punch 3/16" hole on binding to tie ribbon to.
This can be made using any colors and stamp sets!

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Welcome to Pink Stampede!

This is the Punch Bunch Owl...I love owls!!

This is my very first blog post!!  I wanted to show you some of my Sale-A-Bration samples.  Of course I am loving the Ice Cream Parlor Designer Paper with my favorite color: Melon Mambo!! 

I created this flower using the Blossom Petals XL Punch and Ice Cream Parlor DSP.