Archive for August, 2014:
Rustic wedding themes are all the rage right now, and these three projects would make wonderful rustic decorations for it. Learn how to make a mason jar rustic-looking, to tint a mason jar, and make two different types of roses with punches.
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This fun summer time ensemble is just what you need to celebrate the last few weeks of summer vacation! The darling bucket filled with beachy friends is a perfect centerpiece for an end of summer party! And if it’s a birthday you are celebrating, the port hole birthday card is just what you need! The Summer Memories Journal/Album will help you document all of the fun you have had over the summer months.
Nothing makes a better present than a set of hand-made greeting cards. Make this elegant set with a matching carrying ‘case’ and your present will be a hit! Great for a stamp camp, or as a class project.
This fun mini album is made out of envelopes! These mini albums are easy to put together and a perfect way to show off your photos! Or you could pair it up with the coordinating greeting card and give away as a great gift!
We all know how fun and intimidating the start of a new school year can be for both the student and the teacher. Why not start off on a good note with your child’s teacher and present them with a Start of School Gift Box full of fun things for the teacher to use for herself! Add a handmade card and you are done.
This is writing set is the perfect Back to School gift for any teacher’s desk! The Covered Junior Legal Pad is all set up with a convenient little spot to hold your special pencil along its edge. The Open Top Card Box holds 50 easy-to-reach-for Grid Cards for a quick note. And top off the gift with the coordinating card and wrapped up extra pencils!
This set is perfect way to celebrate the man in your life. Whether that’s your spouse or a teen, he’ll love the nautical theme. This set includes a gift box, card, and banner. The pillow box has a window view of a ship at sea and there’s room for a gift card or small gift. Continue the theme with the coordinating banner.
Create a boxed set of greeting cards that feature Stampin’ Up!’s “Too Kind” stamp set. In this tutorial, you’ll make a colorful set of cards–each adorned with coordinating jewels–and a coordinating envelope for each card. This ensemble wouldn’t be complete without a handy decorated box that’s perfect for gift-giving or storing the cards until needed.
This Flower Frenzy Pocket Full of Dreams Set is a wonderful way to keep track of your dreams! This set features a small pocket book to keep track of your dreams, a special denim pocket to hold your book and a coordinating gift tag for that special someone! Use this set to believe in your own dreams or gift it to someone to show them you support them in pursuing their dreams!
This sweet note card set features adorable punch art chickens with unattached quote bubbles so that the cards can be personalized by the recipient. It includes a handy folder as well as a coordinated card to give with the set.