Create it Wednesday~Daily Thoughts Gift Bag

Welcome to another edition of Create it Wednesday.  My project today is a gift bag to brighten someone’s day.  The PRS store has both white & kraft bags available.  I started by making a double tag.  Several of the encouraging sentiments in the Daily Thoughts stamp set were lined up on an acrylic block & stamped repeatedly in brown ink on a white die cut rectangle.  At the bottom I overstamped two leaves from the DIY stamp set in Brilliance Pearlescent Olive ink & added a little wooden star.

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The tag was attached at an angle to a vellum die cut rectangle.  I used a brown twine bow & a little white clothespin to add the tag at the top of the bag.

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Little star clusters from Daily Thoughts were stamped randomly in kraft ink around the tag.  Now it’s ready to fill with treats, a paperback book or better yet–a stamp set from the PRS Store!  Hope I’ve given you some ideas for personalizing a gift bag with stamping.

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Project Thursday ~ DIY Kraft Gift Bag

Hello everyone… Happy Thursday! Helen is here today with a Project Thursday to share with you that I created with Precious Remembrance clear stamps and Gift Wrap supplies.

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To create this gift bag is pretty simple 🙂 It is a project that you can make in short time or mass-produce for your party.

First, randomly I stamped the cassette tape image from Daily Thoughts Stamp Set on all over the front of a Plain Kraft / Flat Paper Bag with similar color dye ink pad. Quick and easy stamping, right 🙂

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Next is to create the personalized mini wooden clip and gift tag.

For the mini wooden clip, I stamped the stars from Daily Thoughts Stamp Set directly on the mini wooden clip using Memento Rich Cocoa Ink Pad. I set it aside to dry while working on the tag.

I stamped the sentiment box and sentiment phrase from the Happy Mail Stamp Set on a piece of white cardstock using Orange dye ink pad. Then, I trimmed it down and turned it into a tag. You also an use any tag dies if you have 🙂

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I stacked one of the Mini Yellow Doilies, then the gift tag, and twine bow together, and clipped them on the stamped kraft paper bag with the personalized mini wooden clip.

The size of this paper bag is 6 1/4″ x 9 1/4″ that is ideal and big enough to stuff fun gifts inside and finish it with some white tissue paper.

I hope you all enjoy this Project Thursday this week… and don’t forget to check the Precious Remembrance store for more stamps, embellishments, gift wraps, and more…!

Thank you so much for stopping by and have a wonderful day!

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Create It Wednesday ~ {Happy Mail} Bottle Tag

It’s Deidre and I’m kicking off my ideas for crafty goodness with the new {Happy Mail Stamp Set}! Get ready to take your gifts and snail mail up a notch over the next several weeks of inspiration.

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This gift tag is perfect for a bottle of wine, fancy soda, or maybe a homemade egg nog. All of these stamps came from the new {Happy Mail} Stamp Set, except for the big heart (which is from the Positive Thoughts stamp set). The white cardstock is 5 1/4″ x 2 1/4″ and the hang tag is 7 1/2″ x 2 3/4″. I created some flags for the To and From labels and used a combo of gold metallic and red ink to match the wine bottle label. Oooh just imagine the possibilities 🙂

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This stamp set is sure to jazz up my gifts as we get into the holiday season! Thanks for stopping by for my first glimpse into playing with this set. Stay tuned for more!

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Create It Wednesday ~ Desktop Calendar

I’m wrapping up my Create It Wednesday posts using the new {Date Stamp Set} with some mixed media crafty goodness! I wanted to create a desktop monthly calendar for my craft room using this awesome newly released set. Here’s the finished product.
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I started by using some spray inks…lots of spray ink lol…and a mix of several graphic stamps from other PRS sets {Happy Art and Positive Thoughts}. I stamped them in archival ink and colored them in with some heavy body acrylic paint in similar colors.

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(Yes, I did have an art oopsie and had to recreate the background…more time to play right??) Next I marked the calendar grid on some acetate and stamped the days and dates with StazOn ink (made to use on non-porous materials). To mute the background, so the numbers would pop out, I cut a piece of vellum and ran it through my sticker machine and adhered it to the card. I repeated the sticker making with the acetate calendar I made…you don’t even see the adhesive!

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I adhered a strip of plain white cardstock behind the days of the week then stuck it all on the “vellumed” background. I added a flag with the month and year and mounted my finished calendar with some removable adhesive to a media board for sturdiness.

I can’t wait to make one for every month of the year!! I hope you’ll give this a try. Thanks of joining me while I shared some ideas for using the new PRS {Date Stamp Set}.

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DIY Notebook by Stephanie Muzzulin!

Hi It’s Stephanie here with you today sharing a fun and quick project with you today.
Besides making my cards I LOVE to make notebooks!!!
This is such a great way to use up that scrapbooking paper that I have been hoarding all these years LOL I know I am not alone in this problem!!
I bought this punch for plans to add pages to my planner but it is so much fun making my own notebooks with it.  If you do not have a punch like this a regular three ring binder punch would work just as well and you can use binder rings to put it all together.
For the cover of my book I wanted to add a fun little saying/quote this is going to be a notebook for my daughter so I thought this sentiment from the DIY Stamp Set was perfect!!! After that I just laminated the front and back covers to make it a little more durable and than I just started punching the pages and using the rings from Me and My Big Ideas to put the pages together and than you are done!! So simple and these make such great gifts as well!!
For the inside of the notebook I just added some fun paper, diecuts and you can personalize it even more by adding some stamped images from the Date Stamp set!!!
 
Thanks for letting me share my little project with you!!
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Create It Wednesday ~ {Oh Christmas}

Today, I’m bringing you a CAS (clean & simple) card using the new {Oh Christmas} Stamp Set. My card is really highlighting the heartwarming sentiment that comes with this stamp set. It has every design element you could possibly love—a heart, an arrow, script/cursive, varying font size, and presence!

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I went with traditional holiday colors…and of course, some gold embossing! How to create this look:

  1. Create a window in a piece of red cardstock using a decorative frame. You could use a die or a cutting machine (I used a stock frame already loaded into my Brother Scan-n-Cut).
  2. Stamp and heat emboss the fabulous sentiment in gold embossing powder. Line up your open die cut over the sentiment and pop up with lots of foam adhesive.
  3. Heat emboss the pine boughs in gold embossing powder on green cardstock and fussy cut, leaving enough green to add some color to the card. Arrange and glue in place. Add some sequins for sparkle…the holidays always call for sparkle in my opinion 🙂

 

Tip: I stink at lining things up perfectly the first time. So when I cut windows for projects like this, I cut it on a much larger sheet of cardstock than I actually need, then line up my window. I mark where I need to trim my cardstock, and presto—a perfectly lined up window!

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I hope you give this look a try for your holiday cards. The {Oh Christmas} Stamp Set gives you lots of creative options.

Thanks for stopping by…and go create!

Deidre_DT

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Create It Wednesday ~ {you’re so special}

It’s time for another Create It Wednesday project, and I’m still showcasing the awesome new release of the the {Totally} stamp set. This set really let’s you get bold and graphic!

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I began by stamping the border stamp repeatedly in 3 rows (always think odd numbers in design) using Versamark ink on black cardstock. Heat setting brightly colored embossing powders to the stamped borders really created a pop on this card! I embossed my sentiment on vellum, pairing the {Totally} stamp set with “you’re so special” from the {Blossom} stamp set. A few sequins and a notebook paper edge punch and this became a graphic CAS design with a rainbow of colors 🙂

I’m “totally” loving this stamp set; it plays so well with the other stamps from Precious Remembrance Shop and other stamps sets you have in your stash! Swing by and check out the shop here. I hope you have a super special day 🙂

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{Inspire Me Friday} You Can Totally Do It Yourself

Hello, everyone!  It’s Judy here with my first project post for the newly released “Totally” stamp set.  I do hope you enjoyed the cards shared by the Design Team on the release day last week (and Lisa’s fun card on Monday).

There are so many possibilities with this set…and not just for card-making.  This set would be great for Project Life journaling cards, scrapbook layouts, artists trading cards, mixed media projects, and so much more!

I decided to try my hand at a different type of card, definitely outside of my comfort zone but in the end I had a BLAST making it!

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I started out by die cutting a white panel with a stitched rectangle die.  Next, I inked the graphic stripes with two inks (Hero Arts “Butter Bar” and “Orange Soda”) and repeatedly stamped them to cover the entire panel.  Using black dye ink, I stamped the sentiment by mixing two stamp sets – Totally and DIY.  I distressed the edge of the panel with Antique Linen distress ink, mounted the panel on black card stock, then onto a yellow card base.  For the final touches, I added a watercolored flower from the Blossom set and three black pearls.

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So, what do you think?  I hope I have inspired you to try something new…you can totally do it!  😉

Thanks for stopping by today!

JUDY_DT PRS

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Happiness & Coffee Lover’s Bloghop!

Hi stampers!:) Have you heard the news? Coffee Lovers is back for a summer bloghop! Woohoo!:) And guess what? We are one of the sponsors! Hooray!:)

All the lovely details can be found over  here. I hope you’ll join us and have fun!:)

Welcome to Precious Remembrance Shop if you’re new here. I hope you’ll find tons of project inspiration, we have more project ideas coming using our stamp sets!:) Stay tune!

Now onto my project for today! You know it!:) It’s all about coffee!:) I did some masking here to make the coffee cups overlap. Do you guys like how it looks? I really enjoyed this!:)

Another thing is that if you have the Coffee Love stamp set, you’ll see that there’s a striped border stamp included, there’s so many ways to use it, and here I used it to decorate my cups!:)

Since I’ve been doing some shading here and there, it’s best to work on a watercolor paper as a card base, this will help you blend the markers / ink well.:) I used quite a lot of stamps that I’m hoping will give this card great texture! And really love the end result.:)

Here are the lists of stamps that I used:

Coffee Love Stamp Set : Coffee Cup , Striped Border, Enjoy sentiment

DIY Stamp Set: Arrow Border , Splatters

Border Tape #1 Stamp Set : Polka Dots Border ( Found @ top right & lower left corner)

Fall Colors Stamp Set : Grid Background

Blossom Stamp Set : Don’t Forget  – Take a break , & Happiness Sentiments

I also added some patterned papers and buttons with twine to dress up the coffee cups! Cute!!!:) Makes me happy! A touch of white polka dots using a white gel pen for the background, it adds a soft texture and it looks magical like a starry night!:)

I hope you enjoyed today’s project, and got inspired!:)

Your comments makes me happy. Thank you so much for stoppin’ by!

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Design It Monday ~ {Touches of the Past}

Hello! I hope you’ve been enjoying our projects featuring the latest new stamp releases. I’m here today to share another combining the new with touches of the past. The past being a couple of our previously released sets.One of my favorite color combinations is aqua, red and kraft. On this card I chose to let the red take center stage with this fabulous sentiment from the new This Moment Stamp Set. I just love the paintbrush look of this image! After stamping the sentiment onto a die cut cream panel, I added the wispy feathers from the DIY stamp set. I stamped three consecutive times without re-inking.

Next came the large grunge circles from the New Day stamp set. I inked it up, stamped off once on scrap paper, then stamped it onto my panel. To bring a bit of my kraft card base to the focal panel of my card, I inked up the trio of splatters from the DIY stamp set. The finishing touch was the addition of my favorite aqua rhinestones. I felt the card needed something else bright to marry with the bright red sentiment.

And there you have it, one of our new sets with touches of past sets! Thanks so much for visiting with us today.

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