Kristas Stamp Spot

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Summer Silhouettes

I made this card for my Grandmother's birthday this week.  I hope she liked it.  I was happy with the pretty color contrast.  I don't normally use colored card stock for my stamped image but I think it works here.

Stamps:  Summer Silhouettes, Watercolor Trio
Colors:  Whisper White, Basic Black and Pool Party
Accessories:  White embossing powder, Pool Party ribbon, Pearls, Deco Labels Framelits

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Sunday, April 6, 2014

Gorgeous Grunge Rainbow

I've been seeing some really cute cards in rainbow colors lately.  I decided to give it a try and I really like the results.  I think Gorgeous Grunge is my favorite stamp set.  I've been using it on every card recently!

Stamps:  Gorgeous Grunge, Express Yourself
Colors:  Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight, Old Olive, Pacific Point and Rich Razzleberry
Accessories:  Heart punch, Itty Bitty Shapes punch, Corner Rounder punch, Rhinestone

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Banner Blast

Since Sale-a-Bration is almost over I thought I'd post one last project with a few freebie goodies.  I also used some Occasions catalog items.  I really hope most of these carry over to the new catalog!

Stamps:  Banner Blast, Perfect Pennants
Colors:  Strawberry Slush, Gumball Green, Pool Party
Accessories:  Banner punch, Banner Framelits, Scallop Tag Topper punch, Decorative Dots EF, Pool Party Baker's Twine, Candy Dots, Fashionable Hearts Embosslit

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Saturday, March 22, 2014

Another Crazy, Mixed Up Love

Here's another card I made with the Crazy, Mixed Up Love set.  I had a lot of fun with this card.  I'm still getting the hang of the Tape It set.  Getting those aligned are a little tricky! 

Stamps:  Crazy, Mixed Up Love, Tape It
Colors:  Strawberry Slush, Bermuda Bay, Daffodil Delight
Accessories:  Apothecary Accents Framelits, Scallop Ribbon punch, Buttons

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Saturday, March 15, 2014

Crazy, Mixed Up Love

I bought this set awhile ago and finally got a chance to play with it.  The images are super cute and I love the puns!  I went with bright colors with lots of white space.  The tape images were a little tricky to line up but well worth the effort!

Stamps:  Crazy, Mixed Up Love, Tape It
Colors:  Daffodil Delight, Bermuda Bay, Strawberry Slush
Accessories:  Oval punch, Deco Labels Framelit, Candy Dots

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Petite Petals with Gorgeous Grunge

I've seen several versions of this card on Pinterest.  It's so pretty I decided to make my own.  I had to substitute a few items but I'm happy with the final result!

Stamps: Petite Petals, Gorgeous Grunge, Express Yourself
Colors: Crumb Cake, Pistachio Pudding, Soft Suede
Accessories: Chevron punch, Petite Petals punch, Decorative Dots EF, Pearls

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Friday, March 7, 2014

Petite Petals

Here's another cute card I made with some goodies from the Occasions catalog.  This color combo reminds me of spring.  I really wish it was spring here in the Adirondacks!  Maybe in another month...

Stamps: Petite Petals, Banner Greetings
Color: Calypso Coral, Coastal Cabana, Pistachio Pudding
Accessories: Petite Petals Punch, Decorative Dots EF

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Sunday, March 2, 2014

Perfect Pennants with Hardwood

I think my favorite new stamp from the Occasions catalog is the background stamp Hardwood.  It's so realistic and beautiful.  This is one of the first cards I made with it.

Stamps: Hardwood, Perfect Pennants
Colors: Sahara Sand, Tangerine Tango, Island Indigo, Soft Suede
Accessories: Banners Framelits, Banner Punch, Linen Thread, Sycamore Street DSP

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Stamp Camp Projects

Here are the projects from my most recent Stamp Camp.  I used lots of Sale-a-Bration and Occasions catalog goodies.

Stamps: Petite Petals, So Sorry, Flowering Flourishes
Colors: Rich Razzleberry, Wild Wasabi, Marina Mist
Accessories: Petite Petals Punch, Pearls

Stamps: Perfect Pennants
Colors: Pool Party, Gumball Green, Calypso Coral, Daffodil Delight
Accessories: Scallope Tag Topper Punch, Scallop Ribbon Punch, Epic Day DSP, Calypso Coral Ribbon

Stamps: Banner Blast
Color: Strawberry Slush, Basic Gray
Accessories: Banner Punch, Corner Rounder Punch, Decorative Dots EF, Strawberry Slush Ribbon, Rhinestones

Stamps: Hardwood, Lovely as a Tree, Perfect Pennants
Colors: Early Espresso, Crumb Cake, Old Olive
Accessories: Angled Tag Topper Punch, Banner Framelits, Large Eyelet

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