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CASEing the Catalog: Facebook Live Replay with Petal Palette

Yay! I got a beautiful box of goodies last night and decided to open it LIVE on my Facebook page. Those that were able to join me live got to see these two gorgeous cards come to life using, you guessed it, the Petal Passion Suite of products straight from the Occasions Catalog! Woo!

The first card we put together was CASE’d and modified slightly. The sample in the catalog showed a square card, but I wanted to make it a standard size, 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″. I was VERY surprised at how beautifully the Lemon Lime Twist stamped on Pool Party cardstock! It turned out BEAUTIFUL!

Using one of the Petal Pairs Embossing Folder on Whisper White cardstock, and tearing the edges adds a little dimension to this beautiful card. I also really liked how the Organza Ribbon looks tucked slightly under the embossed piece. The white embossing on the Basic Black cardstock really POPS and stands out in an elegant way. Not to mention blinging it up a bit with the Petal Passions Embellishment and some Rhinestones!

This isn’t my “typical” color scheme, but I was pleasantly surprised with how it all came together and how much I actually LOVE this beautiful card! I just want to keep making them! I can’t stop! Seriously! I might need assistance…

Measurements:

Whisper White Cardbase: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″, score @ 4-1/4″
Pool Party Mat: 4″ x 5-1/4″
Whisper White Strip: 2-1/4″ x 5″
Basic Black Circle: 2-3/8″ (Stitched Shapes Framelits)

For the second card, I got to dig into the Petal Passion Designer Series Paper and my new Stampin’ Blends in Old Olive along with the Color Lifter! I still have some playing around to do with the Blends, but I really like how the Color Lifter softened the edges of the coloring.

I also used the Glitter & Clear Epoxy Shapes to add some “dew drops” to the flowers. I LOVE the glitter! The Stitched Shapes Framelit circle I used was slightly larger than the one they used in the catalog, but still looks beautiful on this non-standard sized card.

I love how we can cut apart sentiments to create personalized sayings, like the For You on this card. I stamped two different sentiments and cut out the words I wanted to use.

Measurements:

Whisper White Cardbase: 5″ x 6″, score @ 3″
Petal Passion DSP: 3″ x 5″
Whisper White Circle: 2-3/4″ (Stitched Shapes Framelits)
Whisper White Scrap: Approx. 4″ x 4″

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Gold Arrows Birthday Card

When I was visiting family over the past weekend, I went into a really fun store and picked up the most GORGEOUS mug! It has a teal-blue color on the handle and on the inside, with beautiful shiny gold arrows, and encouraging words in black. I love this new mug so much, I was inspired to make a card to match!

I used the Hello Gorgeous stamp set to create this fun and simple card, with just a few crafting essentials! I had some tough decisions to make while creating these cards, so comment and let me know which is your favorite!

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Climbing Orchid Card & Pouch

I am in love with the Climbing Orchid bundle and GOLD! I CASE’d the catalog and made this adorable Climbing Orchid card, pairing it with the Gold Striped gift bags and other gold accents. It came out beautiful! I sent these out as my customer thank you’s in June and I wanted to share them with you!

This video was filmed during a live Facebook broadcast. To purchase supplies for this project, please visit mkre8tions.com/shop.

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BONUS VIDEO – Weathered Waterfall

I was so excited to get this video filmed and up I decided to film it TWICE! lol The first video was no good half way through because I was burning a candle next to my camera and it made the image wavy. SOOOO, I wanted to film it again and make sure you had the BEST video experience! This time I plugged in my Copper Scentsy warmer and NO WAVY LINES! 😀

I used the Weather Together stamp set on this AWESOME waterfall card. I LOVE this technique so much and this fun fold is sure to entertain the recipient!

I learned this technique way back and wanted to bring it back with a fun twist by telling a story through pictures. I hope you enjoy this card as much as I did making!

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Materials

Weather Together Stamp Set
Pool Party Cardstock
Tip Top Taupe Cardstock
Whisper White Cardstock
Pool Party Classic Stampin’ Pad
Tip Top Taupe Classic Stampin’ Pad
Marina Mist Classic Stampin’ Pad
Pool Party Satin Ribbon
Linen Thread
Pearls Basic Jewels

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Happy New Baby Card with Milestone Moments

I’m bringing Milestone Moments back for a super cute and quick Happy First New Baby Card! LOVE the designer series paper on this card. With the help of the Cupcakes & Carousels Embellishment kit, this card is EASY to whip together in a pinch.

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Any materials with a (O) next to it are from the Occasions Catalog and can be purchased NOW! If you have any questions about the Occasions products or about Sale-A-Bration, please let me know! I’d love to be your Creative Coach!

Materials

Milestone Moments 142954 (O)
Cupcakes & Carousels DSP Stack 142744 (O)
Cupcakes & Carousels Embellishment Kit 142767 (O)
Whisper White Cardstock 100730
Pool Party Cardstock 122924
Pool Party Classic Stampin’ Pad 126982
Basic Gray Archival Ink 140932

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