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April 2009

A Timely Stamp Set for all Genders

Recipe Card Sense of Time from the Occasions Mini is a great stamp set for making both cards and scrapbook pages.  It can also be used for both masculine and feminine cards. And the clock stamp looks fabulous embossed.

Card Recipe:

Stamps: Sense of Time (113804), A Rose is a Rose (sentiment 111560)

Card Stock: Baja Breeze Textured (111345), Baja Breeze (111352), Basic Gray (108692), Urban Garden Designer Series Paper (112042)

Ink: Basic Gray (109120), VersaMark (102283)

Accessories: Silver Emboss Powder (109129), Baja Breeze 5/8" Striped Grosgrain Ribbon (111375), Whisper White 1/4" Grosgrain Ribbon (109025)

Today is the last day to take advantage of the Occasions Mini promotion. Buy $40 worth of product from the Occasions Mini and receive a free gift from page 208 of the Spring/Summer Catalog & Idea Book.

Have a fabulous day,


Robin's Recipe Corner

Recipe Card 001 

Handmade cards add that extra special touch to sharing a recipe. This card features Lovely Letters Alphabet and Bella Rose Designer Paper.

Recipe Card 002 

I received my From the Kitchen Of stamp set free for my sales during Sale-a-bration which makes this set extra sweet. A couple punches with the slit punch holds my recipe card in place. Okay, I'm ready to admit, even for me 8 punches is a lot of punches to use on one project.  But what can I say I love to use punches.

Card Recipe:

Stamps: From the Kitchen of (114964), Lovely Letters (115030)

Card Stock: Whisper White (100730), Chocolate Chip (102128), Riding Hood Red (111348), Bella Rose (112041)

Ink: Chocolate Chip (100908)

Accessories: Scallop Circle Punch (109043), 1-3/8" Circle (104401), 1-1/4" Circle Punch (104403), 1" Circle Punch (109046), Scallop Oval Punch (114889), Large Oval Punch (107305), Small Oval Punch (107304), Slit Punch (104388), Crop-a-dile (108362), Metallic Eyelets (105319)

How about you? Do you have a recipe that you would like to share? I'll send you a hand stamped card and recipe card for permission to publish your recipe on this blog. Simply leave your favorite recipe and a way to reach you in the comment section.

Thanks for sharing your recipe,


Time to Bloom Graduation Card

Hunter April 2009 

It's Graduation time again.  And my Sense of Time stamp set was just begging to be used for a graduation card.

My color combination was taken from the Raspberry Tart Designer Series Paper (113975).  It includes: Rose Red, Whisper White and Kiwi Kiss.  I threw in a touch of embossed gold to add elegance to my card.

Stamp Sets: Sense of Time (113804 Occasions Mini), Say It With Scallops (Ronald McDonald Set 111678), Bella's Bloom (111600)

Punches used were: 1-3/8" Square Punch (103375), Scallop Square Punch (112081), and Scallop Edge Punch(112091).

Other supplies included: Rose Red 1/4" Grosgrain (109034), VersaMark Ink (102283), Gold Embossing Powder (109129), Embossing Buddy (103083), Powder Pal (102097), Metalic Eyelets (105319), Crop-a-Dile (108362), Heat Tool (100005), Rose Red Classic Ink (101778)

Tips: Use Stampin' Dimensions  (104430) to give the Graduation Cap some lift. To make the tassel simply pull a thread on your ribbon to fray.

Only 3 days left to take advantage of the Occasions Mini Promotion. Spend $40 from the Occasions Mini and receive a free gift from page 208.

Have a fabulous day,