I Love the Unexpected…

Okay sometimes they throw me for a loop
I had a relapse from my illness, got a house with a catch, and a job offer I couldn’t refuse
The catch on the house was in order to move in we had to repaint the entire house, rip out the carpet, and repair all the windows
The house is now ready for carpet which is coming monday the 7th
we can finish moving in after that so then I can start creating and blogging again!
The good news is I will have a lot more space, I will have 24 hour access to my computer, and I now have this handy dandy tablet to post with as well so…
I hope to be back creating and blogging by say the 14th of July
I can’t wait, I have so much to show you!
Thank you for hanging with me, I really appreciate it!!!

Talk to you soon and please leave me a comment about what you want to see most!

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I Love a Special…

It’s Tuesday…

That means Weekly deals and downloads!!!

This weeks specials are:

03-04-14And The Weekly MDS Downloads are:

03-04-14I love that the Rhinestone jewels are on the weekly special list!!

Tell me what your favorite is…

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Sale-A-Bration

Sale-A-Bration (SAB) is our favorite time of year at Stampin’ Up’

MainAd_SABRefresh_demo_Mar0114_USCAWell, maybe next to convention

Anyway, SAB is ending too soon March 31, 2014 to be exact

Hurry and make sure you get your free products!!!

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I Won!!!

Every Friday My up-line Linda Heller holds a freebie Friday

On our Facebook group we can enter by posting something we have created

I haven’t uploaded in a while but…

Last Friday I did to show off my infinity fold card

and

I Won!!!

I won a roll of chevron ribbon and a beautiful card from Linda (which she cased from the leadership boards)

Linda card 2 Chevron ribbon

 How lucky am I?

Here is the infinity Fold card I made:

Infinity fold frontInfinity fold middle  Infinite fold 2

The pictures just don’t show how much fun this card is to open

Wanna see how to make this card?

Leave me a comment below and I will show you!!!

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I Had a Brilliant Idea

Okay maybe not brilliant, but I was pretty proud of myself!

A few weeks ago we had a small craft fair that turned out to be the best one ever

I sold some stuff and bought way more, lol

That is the nature of these craft fairs that my group does

Anyway, Kristy Eskew was sitting next to me and she sells Scentsy

You can see her Beautiful and really good smelling stuff on her Scentsy website

She has this wax warmer that has magnetic frames you can put photos in

She also has decorative frames that will fit into the space on the front of the warmer

Here is a picture of one of the decorative frames you can get

Scentsy Butterfly frame

Now for my Brilliant Idea

The other frame is a picture frame and since they are magnetic I can change them out whenever I want

So, my brilliant idea was to create a stamped image on vellum to put in the picture frame

I can make new ones and change them whenever the mood strikes me

Here is my first picture:

Close up of scentsy picture

 I tried a lot of different styles and techniques like shimmer and glitter but in the end because of the amount of light behind it they all were washed out

What looked the best was Stampin’ Up!’s Stampin Write Markers

Here is a couple of pictures of the whole Scentsy warmer and with the light on:

 Scentsy warmer lit up close up scentsy lit up

Do you have an idea that you thought was brilliant?

Leave me a comment and tell me about it, I might be able to try it and blog about it

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New My Digital Studio Downloads

Every Tuesday Stampin’ Up! uploads new My Digital Studio (MDS) downloads

I try to provide an overview here every week but as of late I have been slacking!

You can see the downloads for the last eight weeks here

This week has six new downloads, they are:

Luck ‘O The Irish Ensemble

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Watercolor Wonder Designer Series Paper

137077G 137077O1 137077O10Happy Watercolor Stamp Brush Set

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Watercolor Wonder Washi Tape

137079GCelebrate With Us Stamp Brush Set

137085GLife is All Around Calendar Template

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You can see all the details of each of these downloads in PDF form By clicking this link: February 11, 2014 MDS downloads PDF

Or if you rather see them on my Store website click on this link: February 11, 2014 MDS downloads

Now I leave you with a question…

Do you work with MDS? Why or Why not?

Leave your comments below

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