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January 2021

SAVI Sunday - Episode 47 - Combining Blends Colors

SAVI Sunday - Episode 47:  Combining Stampin' Blends Alcohol Marker Colors

I can't say enough out Stampin' Blends Markers.  They have become my favorite coloring tool over the last few years.  If you have not tried them, you really need to!  Hopefully, this weeks SAVI Sunday Video will convince you to try.  I would recommend Old Olive Combo and a second combo pack in a shade of your favorite color.  

All three (3) products features paper, stamps, dies, and other items from the Love You Always Suite Collection

The ease of combining different  Stampin' Blends together makes you look like a true artist... Let's take a look:


  • Purple Posy card stock base
  • 4 x 5-1/4 piece of True Love 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper
  • strip of Purple Posy strip 1/2 x 4"
  • White Sheer ribbon
  • Stampin' Blends for flower:  Purple Posy, Flirty Flamingo
  • Stampin' Blends for leaves:   Mossy Meadow, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight


  • Petal Pink card stock base
  • 4 x 5-1/4" piece of Love You Always 12 x 12 Specialty Designer Series Paper
  • Blushing Bride 3/8 Metallic ribbon 
  • Always Dies details words cut in Petal Pink and Basic Black back ground
  • Stampin' Blends for flowers:  Rococo Rose and Petal Pink
  • Stampin' Blends for leaves:  Mossy Meadow, Old Olive, and Daffodil Delight


  • Poppy Parade card stock base
  • 4 x 5-1/2 stripped piece of True Love DSP
  • 1-1/2 x 4 piece of Mango Melody card stock
  • Love word & tiny flowers are from the Always Dies and cut from Poppy Parade CS
  • Stampin' Blends for flowers:  Poppy Parade and Mango Melody
  • Stampin' Blends for leaves:     Mossy Meadow, Old Olive, and Daffodil Delight

Additional Details:

  • All flower centers were colored using the Crumb Crumb Stampin' Blends.
  • All flowers are cut from the True Love Designer Series Paper
  • All flowers were adhered to cards with Stampin' Dimensionals

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Seashells By The Seashore...

Do you know I am referring to? 

Seashells by the seashore... aka tongue twisters from my childhood.  My dad used to love to tell me and my brother different tongue twisters and say them over and over.  We would laugh until our bellies hurt.   This one went something like, Shelley sold seashells by the seashore.  It was just one of those flashback moments when I was titling my post :)

Here's today's card project featuring items from the Sand and Sea Suite Collection:


Card Details:

  • Seaside Spray card stock cut 5-1/2 x 8-1/2
    • score on the 8-1/2 side at 1-1/2 and at 4-1/4
  • DSP pieces:
    • 1-1/4 x 5-1/4
    • 2 x 5-1/4
    • 2-1/2 x 5-1/4
    • 1-1/8 x 5-1/4
  • You will need a quarter sheet of Basic White card stock for outside pieces and a 4 x 5-1/4 piece for the inside


  • fold CS as normal on the 4-1/4 score line then fold back the top flap on the 1-1/2 score line
  • adhere DSP pieces that is 2 x 5-1/4 to the front left side
  • adhere down your front flap then adhere the 1-1/4 x 5-1/4 DSP strip
  • open card & on left side adhere DSP 2-1/2 x 5-1/4 strip
  • adhere 1-1/8 x 5-1/4 DSP strip to Basic White inside piece that is 4 x 5-1/4
    • stamp inside words and sea shell image on above and adhere inside
  • on the quarter sheet of Basic White card stock
    • stamp & die cut images (I used Daffodil Delight, Crumb Cake, and Soft Sea foam inks)
    • words stamped with Seaside Spray ink and die cut with Stitched So Sweetly dies
    • adhere shell die cuts, and others, to word rectangle
    • add some loops of Linen Thread
  • adhere word rectangle once above steps done, with Dimensionals on the LEFT side only.

Here's a look at the inside where I continued the theme by adding DSP to the inside flap. 


This is a perfect project to use with our NEW Mini Cut and Emboss Die Cut Machine


My January Hostess Code (expires Jan. 30th) is:  SDEMF774

Place an order in my online store of at least $50.00 and not only will you receive Free Sale-a-Bration item but I will send you a gift as well. 

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One Sheet Wonder - using Sale-a-Bration Paper

SAVI Sunday 46 - One Sheet Wonder Using Sale-a-Bration Paper Blooms Designer Series Paper

How cool is it to be able to earn Free product!  This Paper Blooms DSP is really pretty and just a sweet design with beautiful colors.  Place a $50 product order with me and you can get this pack for FREE (January through February 2021), during Sale-a-Bration. 

I did a One-Sheet Wonder with one sheet from the DSP Pack and made 8 cards.  Let's take a look.


4 cards have Rococo Rose card stock base and a 4 x 5-1/4 layer of Night of Navy card stock


and these 4 cards have Night of Navy card stock base with a 4 x 5-1/4 layer of Rococo Rose


Here is the basic template I used which I took off of Pinterest.  The only thing I did differently, is that little 2 x 2 square in the bottom right corner, I left as a square.  


Watch my VIDEO here or below to see it in action as I walk through the entire cutting process.  I then figured out my card details and put them all together.  Your first cut is the most important!

I used a New awesome Stamp Set called "Happy Thoughts" and then "Detailed Bands Dies" to finish off the cards. 

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Hydrangeas & Purple

Two of my favorite things.... hydrangeas and the color purple!!!

If you agree and have the same love of these flowers, then you are going to love the Hydrangea Hill Suite Collection too.  I love a good stamp set with coordinating dies, and the Hydrangea Bundle will not disappoint with some pretty unique features. 

But... this collection has Gorgeous 12 x 12 Designer Series Paper, 12 x 12 Acetate Sheets, Sheer Ribbon and Pastel Pearls that have an iridescent shine to them! 

I linked all the product in a list below. 

Here's a card project using featuring the Hydrangea Hill 12x12 Designer Series Paper:


Card Details:

  • Highland Heather card stock card base 5-1/2 x 8-1/2.  Scored and folded at 4-1/2
  • Gorgeous Grape card stock layers 3-1/8 x 3-1/8 and 4 x 5-1/2
  • DSP layers 3 x 3 and 3-7/8 x 5-1/8
  • 3 Ovals...
    • 2 larger oval dies:  1 cut from Mercury Glass Acetate and the other from Pearlescent Specialty Paper
    • 1 smaller oval die:  cut from Pearlescent Specialty Paper


  • form card base and adhere on the 4x5-1/2 piece of Gorgeous Grape CS & 3-7/8x5-1/8 DSP
  • adhere 3x3 DSP to 3-1/8x3-1/8 DSP and add to card with Dimensionals
  • adhere acetate oval to same size oval from Pearlescent paper
  • stamp words on smaller oval and adhere to large oval pieces
  • adhere approximately 10" piece of ribbon on back of ovals than add to card with Dimensionals
  • add Pastel Pearls

Here's a close up of the Mercury Acetate oval, ribbon and Pastel Pearls:


NOTE:  Hydrangea Hill Suite Collection... includes stamps, dies, DSP, acetate, ribbon and pearls.  

It's Sale-a-Bration!  Buy the Suite Collection and Earn FREE Sale-a-Bration product

Download SAB Catalog    SAB Catalog Cover

January Hostess code:  SDEMF774

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Love You Always Treat Boxes

SAVI Sunday 45 - Stamping & Various Inspirations

Todays episode is geared around the Love You Always Suite Collection and the TREAT BOXES

So I have to admit, I had trouble putting these boxes together.  Join my Facebook page Stamp with Lisa Brown and check out the replay from my Wednesday January 13th Live.  Ugh!  I just could not figure it out and to be honest, being on a live video did not help.  Ha! Ha!

I figured it out and did a quick video for you all to know how too.  It is actually quite easy once you know how.  I also created a another box using more of the fabulous Love You Always Specialty Designer Series Paper and Forever & Always Bundle.  Both are in the Suite Collection.  


To cover the box sleeve, I cut two (2) pieces of Specialty Designer Series Paper to 1-3/8 x 4" and then two (2) pieces 2-5/8 x 4"

This video will show you how I formed the Treat Box and then decorated.  Make sure to keep reading to see my other projects and A TIP!

Here are my projects from my Wednesday, January 13th Live:  


  • TIP
    • cut your DSP into 4 x 12" strip
    • cut your pieces to decorate the treat box
    • use the left over piece to make a coordinating card!
  • You can decorate 3 treat boxes and make 3 coordinating cards out of one 12x12 DSP


  • Basic Black card base 5-1/2 x 8-1/2"
  • True Love DSP cut 4-1/8 x 5-3/8"
  • Love You Always SPDP 3-1/2 x 4"
  • Words stamps on Basic White 3/4 x 2-3/4"
  • Black Heart came from the heart die cut I put on the box

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