Celebrate World Card Making Day with 15% Off!

World Card Making Day is October 7th and to celebrate, Stampin’ Up! is offering some amazing items at 15% off!

And, as a bonus, you can receive two free refills when you buy one Fast Fuse Adhesive! What a deal!

Click on any image below to see these sweet products for yourself: (Price listed is not the sale price)

 

Don’t miss the Designer Series Papers on sale- buy three get one free.

They coordinate with the stamp sets on sale. It’s a great way to get matching suites at a discount!

 

 

To see all the lovely Designer Series Paper on sale, click here and to see the World Card Making Day special deals Click here.

 

Putting in an order? Be sure to use the October Hostess code to receive a free gift from me!

October Hostess Code:

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(If your order reaches $150, don’t use the hostess code because you receive the hostess rewards yourself.)

 

 

Stampin’ Up! loves to celebrate with amazing sales, but this one only lasts until October 10th, so don’t miss out!

Happy sale friends!

Michelle

 

 

Christmas Tag Class

Recently, I was thrilled to be asked to donate a Christmas Tag Class to a local auction. Talk about a fun class to design. I was like a little kid in a candy store!

The new Holiday Catalog was not yet available to order from, so I designed this class with some of the AMAZING Christmas items in the Annual Catalog.

Each guest will create 20 gift tags that will be presented in this adorable plastic mason jar from www.thesugardiva.com. I’m crazy for that ribbon and those tiny boxwood wreaths! They literally made me squeal the first time I saw them.

And this reindeer? Too cute!

Don’t you just love the shape of the pretty label punch? Gorgeous!

To display the tags, I placed a piece of DSP, scored into a triangle, in the center of the jar and taped the linen thread ties to the inside of the triangle. (I got that idea from a jar of tags I bought at Target last year. Brilliant!)

The DSP insert really helps all the tags to show nicely and this project would be perfect for gift giving.

There are five tag designs all together and class members will create four of each.

In the excitement of the new Holiday Catalog, don’t forget that Stampin’ Up! has a large collection of gorgeous Christmas designs to choose from in the Annual Catalog.

Maybe some of these sets are already in your own collection. Which one is your favorite? (Complete supply list below.)

Happy stampin’ friends!

Michelle

 

 

Stampin’ Supplies: (US residents, click on any image for easy online shopping.)

 

 

 

Sign up to be a demonstrator and receive a $72 essentials pack FREE!

Have you ever considered becoming a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator?

If so, there has NEVER been a better time!

During the month of July, Stampin’ Up! will give new demonstrators an essentials kit valued at $72.00. This off extends to former demonstrators who decide to sign back up!

The starter kit is already an amazing deal. You receive $125 of the products of your choice and a business supply pack worth $50 for just $99 and NOW you will also receive the essential items below. (With TWO of the Clear D blocks to get you off to a great start!)

Supply List

And just look at the gorgeous images in the free stamp set:
 The Carols of Christmas stamp set is not available for customers to order until August, but as a new demonstrator, you will receive the perk of getting your hands on sets early, and this one is free! Three cheers for free stamps!
Would you like to know more about purchasing your starter kit and becoming a demonstrator? Click here for more details.
 
Have questions? Ready to sign up? Contact me today! I want you on my team!
 
Happy stampin’ friends,

 

Michelle

June Stamp of the Month Club

Hi friends! how are you today?

Have you heard about the Stamp of the Month Club here at Stampin’ 365? Each month, club members receive a fabulous Stampin’ Up! stamp set and all the paper supplies to create four exclusive cards with envelopes for just $34.95, (or $14.95 for just the card supplies.) Everything is pre-cut, neatly packaged and comes with typed directions and a color photocopy of the cards. Club members just add ink and adhesive. (I even include a handmade gift tag, created to match, just for you from thankful me!)

June’s Stamp of the Month Club features one of my favorite returning sets: Swirly Bird!

The Swirly Bird stamp set is incredibly versatile with images of roses, a boat, a kite, flowers and a bird’s nest. (Click on the image below to see this fabulous set for yourself!)

P.S. The Swirly Bird Bundle is retiring, so if you have not had a chance to purchase these gorgeous dies and stamp set, and would like to, let me know!

 

Would you like to find out more about how you can become part of the Stamp of the Month Club? Click here and if you’re ready to join, email me at stampin365@gmail.com to sign up today! (Deadline is June 1st.)

In the club and already have the set? No Problem! Just email me at stampin365@gmail.com with the substitution of your choice (up to $26) by the first of June.

Don’t miss out on your chance to make these fun cards for your stash!

Happy stampin’ friend!

Michelle

 

 

Easy Teacher Gifts

Hi friends! How are you?

Here is a fun and easy gift idea, perfect for all the teachers on your list! Tart green apples, sweet caramel dip and a fun thank you die help these go together quickly and say thanks to the wonderful teachers who work so hard to educate our little ones.

Want to make some of your own? These items are all retiring, so be sure and grab the supplies before they are gone for good! (And what’s even better, the ribbon is on sale for $5.60!)

Click any image below for secure online shopping.

 

Happy stampin’ friends!

Michelle

A Gift Tag With Suite Sentiments

Hi friends, how are you today?

Here is a recent project I created for our Stamp of the Month Club members with the April stamp set, Suite Sentiments.

Each month, I design a special tag to show our club members how must I appreciate them. It’s one of my favorite parts of my job. This tag features some really great retiring items, so be sure to pick them up before they sell out!

Stampin’ Tips:

~These went together quickly with a stapler instead of glue.

~The trim was cut from the Very Vanilla Lace Trim, I just cut the edge off and used that.

~The butterfly looks so pretty cut from the cloud pattern in the Cupcakes and Carousels DSP Stack.

~Many of these items are retiring, so pick them up while you still can!

 

Stampin’ Supplies: (Click on any image for easy, online shopping)

 

Thanks for stopping by today.

Happy stampin’ friends!

Michelle

More Fun With Cool Treats

Hi friends! How are you today?

My son continues to battle his illness, which has finally been diagnosed as autoimmune encephalitis. This means his immune system is attacking his brain, which wreaks havoc on both the body and the mind. Recovery can take up to two years. About 25% of people either never recover or pass away, but we hold fast to the hope that he will get better. He has long periods of time when he does not speak, swallow or even know what is going on, but he randomly comes back around and when he does, he is still himself. Words can not describe how wonderful those moments are. If you are interested in learning more, the book “Brain On Fire” by Susannah Cahalan is a first hand account of a young lady who lived through the nightmare of autoimmune encephalitis. It is so similar to Thomas’ battle that I often put it down and just cried.

As a result of his health struggle, which has been going on for almost eight months now, I have not been able to keep up here at Stampin’ 365, yet so many of you have continued to support me. Thank you! These moments of creating and sharing with you are very therapeutic and I appreciate each of you so much. You are why I do this!

So today, I thought I would share an easy little treat sack I created with the Cool Treats Bundle for the display boards at Onstage.

With all the little ice cream cones, sundaes, and popsicles, the Cool Treats bundle is so much fun to play with and perfect for last minute gift giving!

Stampin’ Supplies: (Click on an item below for easy, secure online shopping.)

Thanks for stopping by today and a huge thank you to all my readers, customers, and team members for your continued support. The road has been long and hard, but you have helped to ease the load!

Until next time, happy stampin’ friends!

Michelle

 

Sale-A-bration is almost over, so don’t miss out on these exciting opportunities!

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Until March 31st, for every $50 you spend, you can earn a free product!

Starter Kit

If you have ever thought about joining Stampin’ Up!, now is the perfect time! For just $99, you will receive a business starter kit, $125 worth of the products or your choice, and two free stamp sets of your choice! The two extra stamp sets offer is only until March 31st, so don’t wait, sign up today– I want you on my team!

Hostess Code: M9S4Y9JQ

Shop for amazing Stampin’ Up ! products online at http://www.stampinforu.stampinup.net, use the above hostess code, and receive a free gift from thankful me to wonderful you!

Clearance Rack

Don’t miss the clearance rack for up to 60% off fabulous Stampin’ Up! products!

April Stamp of the Month Club

Dont’ miss out on the April Stamp of the month Club- there are only a few more days to get in on it! Click here to find out more and then email me at stampin365@gmail.com today to sign up!

Paper Pumpkin

Paper Pumpkin is an amazing monthly papercrafting subscription. If you’ve never tried it, April is a great time because the April Paper Pumpkin was designed by Stampin’ Up! CEO, Sarah Douglas, and will include a free gift! Sign up by April 10th to receive your very own!

Gorgeous (Free!) Glimmer

Hi friends! How are you today?

Here is one of the cards we made last night at a workshop. I just had to show off the gorgeous new Bermuda Bay glimmer paper. Just look at how it sparkles in the light!

This 6×6 glimmer paper comes in three gorges colors and is available free with a $50 purchase for just a little while longer. (While supplies last, so don’t miss out!)

Stampin’ Tip

1. The Lift Me Up Bundle comes with cute little clouds. You can add interest with a sponge dauber and your stamp pad. Just sponge a little color on the edges- so cute!

2. Pair the Cupcakes and Carousels 6×6 dsp with the Lift Me Up Bundle for really fun cards.

3. Want an easy trick for gluing intricate dies? Use a silicone mat! Put a dab of multipurpose glue on the mat. Place the die on the mat, upside-down. Use a sponge to pick up a little glue (not too much!) and sponge all over the back, being careful to not shift the die. Now you can glue it down. Use wet wipes to quickly clean your mat. Viola!

4. Want to step this card up? Add the layers of color to the hot air balloon, under the glimmer paper.

Stampin’ Supplies: (Click on any image for easy, secure, online shopping!)

 

Thanks for stopping by today! Until next time…

Happy stampin’ friend!

Michelle

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Hi friends!

Just a quick post today to say Happy Valentine’s Day and share a super easy card with you. This layout could easily be used for a wedding or anniversary card, just change the colors. (I was picturing silver and white.) Even a baby card would be cute- just add the word baby to the love and use pink or blue. Cute!

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My son is back home after another hospital stay and we are so happy to have him back. I spent my days with him at the hospital, so being home is like a breathe of fresh air.

I’m busy getting the Stamp of the Month Club boxes ready to mail out and creating the cards for March’s club- so be sure to come back soon!

Happy stampin’ friend!

Michelle

 

 

Easy, Last Minute Valentine Boxes

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Hi, friends! How are you today?

Do you need an easy, last minute Valentine Day gift? If the answer is yes, these sweet little boxes, created with the envelope punch board, are just for you!

My good friend and fellow demonstrator, Jessica Walker, taught me how to make these last year, and I’ve been making them ever since.

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Created with a six by six piece of paper and perfect for holding a few piece of chocolate, these little boxes are ready in no time!

For step by step directions on how to make them, click here.

Thanks for stopping by today- I love sharing ideas with you. Have you been inspired to create something you’ve seen here at Stampin’ 365? Leave me a comment- I would LOVE to hear form you!

Happy stampin’ friend!

Michelle

 

 

Stampin’ Supplies: (Click on any image for easy, online shopping.)