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Saturday, 14 April 2012

Card Candy

There are many great things about being a Stampin' Up! Demonstrator and one of them is getting to see and order products from upcoming catalogues.

Sadly some great products currently available in the Spring Mini Catalogue, including this gorgeous Spice Cake Designer paper, will no longer be available after 31st April but we then have our Summer Mini which starts on 1st May.

The Summer Mini caused alot of excitement amongst the European Stampin' Up! Demonstrators as there are some fantastic new products. My pre order arrived yesterday & I couldn't wait to unpack & get started.

I found a tutorial for a card candy box and have adapted it to fit UK size A6 cards & it was so easy to make using one of the new products which will be available from 1st May.
It's a great gift idea & includes colour co-ordinated sentiment mats & 2 of each sentiment from Sincere Salutations so the recipient can customise their own cards.
I've included 4 cards in 2 different designs.
And here's what they could look like after the sentiment has been added.

This will be one of my June classes and I will post full details of the item & cost once the new catalogue has launched.

Pssst - Have you spotted another new product one one of the cards??

Stampin' Up! Products used

Cardstock - Pool Party, Soft Suade, Cajun Craze, Pear Pizzaz & Very Vanilla
Stamp Set - Sincere Salutations & Triple Treat Flower
Ink - Soft Suade & Pear Pizzaz
Other - Basic Pearls, Large Label Punch, Scallop Oval Punch, Five Petal Flower Punch, Fancy Flower Punch, Word Window & Modern Label Punch, Beautiful Butterfly Die & Polka Dot Embossing Folder & Perfect Pennants Die.

4 comments:

Kate M said...

great project!

kate
xx

just retired said...

Love this Sharon - do you have the link to the original project? Have tried to find it, but unlucky! Or do you have the details available? Would love to do this for my elderly in-laws who find it difficult to get out for cards! Many thanks. Angela x

Elaine said...

Hi Sharon,
What a gorgeous project , what beautiful papers and such a lovely idea to give as a present. Well done.
I am just catching up viewing as I have been poorly, feeling much better now and will be posting soon.
You have been making some fabulous cards and creations since I have been away
well done Hugs Elaine

Monique said...

Hi Sharon

Love this card Caddy - gives me ideas for mother's day.

If you pop over to my blog there is an award for you, thanks for the ongoing inspriation.

http://stamping-with-moni-q.blogspot.com.au/2012/04/sharing-love.html

Cheers
Monique