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January 2020

CARD: Heartfelt Bundle



  • Flirty Flamingo: 8 1/2” x 5 1/2”, 2 3/4” x 2 3/4”
  • Real Red: 3” x 4 3/4”
  • Whisper White: 2 3/4” x 4 1/2”
  • Designer Paper: 3/4” x 4” arrow pattern, heart from another sheet in the package


  1. Using Real Red ink, stamp the greeting and the small heart onto the upper left corner of the Whisper White cardstock.
  2. Wrap the ribbon around this layer and tie it in a knot as shown.
  3. Attach the Whisper White layer to the Red Red cardstock.
  4. Attach the arrow designer series paper to the back of the Real Red cardstock at the bottom center.
  5. Attach these layers to the Flirty Flamingo card base.
  6. Using the regular heart punch, punch out the heart image shown from the designer series paper.
  7. Punch a scalloped heart from the Flirty Flamingo square of cardstock.
  8. Layer the designer paper heart onto the scalloped heart and then attach them to the card using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

CARD: Heart to Heart



  • Real Red: 8 1/2” x 5 1/2”
  • Flirty Flamingo: scrap
  • Whisper White: 2 ½” x 5 ¼”
  • DSP: 5 ¼” x 1 ½”


  1. Add DSP to layer of white, wrap 7” of ribbon around DSP where shown and secure to the back.
  2. Add to the Real Red card base.
  3. Stamp sentiment in Real Red on scrap of Flirty Flamingo, crop with label die.
  4. Crop a scalloped heart from one of the patterns in the DSP with the coordinating punch.
  5. Add to the white side of a doily and add to card where shown with dimensionals.
  6. Add sentiment over hearts with dimensionals.

CARD: Under My Umbrella



  • Purple Posy card base:5-1/2” x 8-1/2”, scored at 4-1/4” then folded on the crease with the Bone Folder
  • Designer Series Paper: 4” x 5-1/4”
  • Daffodil Delight: 3-1/4” x 3-1/4”
  • Whisper White: 3-1/4” x 3-1/4”
  • Blackberry Bliss: scrap about 2” x 3”
  • White Baker’s Twine: about 3-1/2”


  1. Using SNAIL, adhere Designer Series Paper to card front.
  2. Stamp umbrella with Blackberry Bliss ink onto Blackberry Bliss cardstock. Punch out umbrella and the umbrella pole handle. With a dot of Multipurpose Liquid Glue on the bottom back of the umbrella canopy, attach canopy to its handle and set aside to dry.
  3. Stamp sentiment on Whisper White with Blackberry Bliss ink. With a very lightly/barely wet moistened sponge, swipe down sentiment to lightly streak it to mimic the letters being dissolved by raindrops. A you are stamping this step and the next one, use the 2-7/8” circle die as a guide as to the best placement for the sentiment and raindrops.
  4. Stamp raindrops with Pool Party ink above sentiment then dab each raindrop with the Wink of Stella Glitter Brush.
  5. Die cut large scallop circle out of Daffodil Delight. With SNAIL, adhere Whisper White circle to Daffodil Delight scallop circle.
  6. Use Stampin’ Dimensionals as well as a narrow strip cut from its border for the handle and adhere the umbrella to the Whisper White circle then attach that piece to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  7. Tie small bow, trim ends with Paper Snips and attach to umbrella with a dot of Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
  8. Affix 3 Rhinestone Basic Jewels on circle piece.

Parisian Suite

The Mini Catalog Inspiration
Parisian Blossoms Suite

The Parisian Blossoms suite combines glamour, romance, and elegance to create a timeless look that you'll love for Valentine's Day and beyond.

The stamp set features iconic images and thoughtful greetings while the two coordinating dies add beautiful floral or traditional Parisian images.

The gorgeous Parisian Blossoms Specialty Designer Series Paper, with it's champagne foil accents, is perfect for floral, romantic, elegant, or shabby chic styles - it's so fabulous you'll need 2 packages, one to use and one to hoard!

This suite also includes beautiful accents that carry through the sparkly champagne look with both Champagne Rhinestones and Petal Pink 1/4" Metallic-Edge Ribbon. This suite is ideal for creating cards that wow!
It's a simple but impactful style that you'll love to create and share!

Happy Stamping,



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Parisian Blossoms Suite

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STAMPS: Parisian Beauty (#151466)
INK: Crushed Curry (#147087), Bermuda Bay (#147096), Gorgeous Grape (#147099), Lovely Lipstick (#147140), Basic Gray (#149165)
CARDSTOCK: Gray Granite (#146983), Lovely Lipstick (#146970), Crushed Curry (# 131199), Shimmery White (#101910)
ACCESSORIES: Metallic Silver Thread (#138402)
ADHESIVES: SNAIL (#104331), Stampin' Dimensionals (#104430)
TOOLS: Parisian Dies (#151463), Subtle 3D Embossing Folder (#151775), Sponge Daubers (#133773), Bone Folder (#102300), Take Your Pick Tool (#144107)

TIPS: Use the putty tip of the Take Your Pick tool (#144107) to pick up small die cut pieces and place them where you want them.




Parisian Blossoms Suite

CARD: A Wish for Everything



  • Melon Mambo: 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼” then cut off ½” from the front of the card base
  • Whisper White : 3 ½” x 5 ¼”;  scraps for letters;  1/2" x 2 1/4" for greeting
  • Gold Foil: ½” x 5 ½”
  • Gold Foil: scrap
  • Baker’s Twine: 4 pieces each 6”


  1. Adhere the gold foil to the lower inside portion of the card base.
  2. Adhere the Whisper White cardstock layer to the card base.
  3. Die cut 4 tags using the Trio of Tags Dies. Thread each tag with the baker’s twine. Adhere the tags to the upper portion of the Whisper White cardstock layer using Dimensionals.
  4. Die cut the letters L, O, V, E using Whisper White scrap cardstock. Adhere one letter to each tag using small dots of liquid glue. Let dry.
  5. Die cut a small heart using the Trio of Tags Dies from Gold Foil scrap. Adhere the heart to the right side of the letter O using a portion of a Mini Dimensional.
  6. Lightly rub the Embossing Buddy on the Whisper White (greeting) cardstock. Stamp the word “happy” using Versamark ink on the left side of the cardstock. Immediately sprinkle using gold embossing powder and heat set. Repeat this process stamping the word “anniversary” next to “happy”. Adhere the greeting to the lower right side of the Whisper White layer using Mini Dimensionals.

CARD: Love You Lots



  • Whisper White Thick: 8 1/2” x 5 1/2” scored at 4 1/4"
  • Real Red: 3 7/8” x 5 1/8”
  • Crumb Cake 3 3/4” x 5”


    1. Stamp sentiment in Crumb Cake ink at a diagonal across the Crumb Cake layer as shown.
    2. Stamp arrow with Memento ink only inking up the point end - stamp. Clean stamp. Ink up the fletching end and stamp making the arrow longer so you’ll see more of it behind the punched heart.
    3. Add Real Red ribbon ash shown.
    4. Punch detailed heart from DSP and layer on Real Red Scalloped Heart and then to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
    5. Add Faceted Gems where desired.

CARD: Honey Bee



  • Thick Whisper White: 5 ½” x 8 ½” scored at 4 ¼”, ½” x 1 ¼”;  small scrap for bee
  • Basic Black: 1 3/8” x 3 1/8”
  • DSP: 4” x 5 ¼”, 2” x 1”


  1. Stamp the small bee onto Thick Whisper White cardstock and cut out with the coordinating bee die.
  2. Stamp “hello” onto small piece of Thick Whisper White cardstock and use Paper Snips to flag one end.
  3. Attach the layers of DSP and cardstock onto card front with Snail Adhesive.
  4. Attach the Bee and the “hello” panel with Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  5. To finish the card, add a gold metallic pearl to the body of the bee.
    Download PDF of this project HERE

CARD: Painted Poppies



  • Pool Party: 5 1/2” x 8 1/2”; 2” x 2”
  • Poppy Parade: 2” x 2”
  • Whisper White: 1” x 3 1/2”
  • DSP:  2” x 5 1/2”               


  1. Score Pool Party cardstock at 4 1/4"; fold to create card base.
  2. Stamp poppies with stems twice in lower right corner of card front with Pool Party ink.  Stamp poppy blossom three times in center of card front with Pool Party ink.
  3. Adhere DSP on left side of card front with SNAIL Adhesive.
  4. Stamp poppy blossom on Poppy Parade cardstock with Memento Tuxedo Black ink; die cut.
  5. Stamp sentiment on Whisper White cardstock; notch right side of cardstock with Tailored Tag Punch.
  6. Die cut doily from Pool Party cardstock.
  7. Adhere doily, sentiment and poppy with SNAIL Adhesive; adhere to card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
  8. Add sequins with Mini Glue Dots.

CARD: A Wish For Everything



  • Whisper White (base): 5 ½” x 8 ½”, folded in half
  • Whisper White (banner): ½” x 2”
  • Flirty Flamingo: 4” x 5 ¼”
  • Real Red: 4 1/8” x 5 3/8”
  • Glimmer Paper - scrap
  • Ribbon: 17”


  1. Emboss the Flirty Flamingo cardstock using the Scripty 3D Embossing Folder. Adhere it to the Real Red cardstock.
  2. Adhere the Pearlized Doily to the center of the card base using several Glue Dots in the center of the doily.
  3. Punch a scallop heart using the glimmer paper scrap. Adhere it to the center of the doily using Glue Dots.
  4. Stamp the greeting using Real Red ink on the Whisper White (banner) cardstock. Create a banner tip on the right side using your scissors.
  5. Punch a heart using the patterned design paper shown.
  6. Adhere the greeting banner to the right side of the pattern paper heart using Glue Dots. Adhere the heart/banner to the left side of the glimmer paper heart using Dimensionals.
  7. Wrap the ribbon around the cardstock layers, making a single bow over the designer paper heart.
  8. Add several rhinestones to the card base as shown.

To download the pdf of the project, click HERE.

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