Sunday, June 19, 2011

Freakin' NEW Catty Stuff!!

'Tis the season ... NOT Christmas ... but the time of year that lovers of Stampin' Up YEARN for ... NEW CATTY SEASON!! You should have just come from the fantabulous blog of the amazing Patty Bennett ... didn't you just LOVE what she created? She's a stampin' GENIUS!! LOVE all her beautiful "doily-ness!"

Our theme this month is to share some things from the upcoming new catalog (to be available July 1) and/or stuff from the current Summer Mini. Let me tell ya, there is a LOT of stuff in the new catalog that is gonna put me into the Poor House ... the new In Colors are GLORIOUS, and the Bigz Die that I bought to make this card was soooo much fun to layer with a lot of the other things we already have. The Wisteria Wonder cardstock is gonna be a fave, for sure!!

Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes
Paper: Concord Crush, Wisteria Wonder, Rich Razzleberry, Whisper White
Ink: Concord Crush
Accessories: Bigz Perfect Pennants Die, Bigz Scallop Square Die, 2 1/2" Circle Punch, Scallop Circle Punch, Blossom Bouquet Triple Layer Punch, Itty Bitty Shapes Circle Punch, Scallop Trim Corner Punch, World Window Punch, Vintage Wallpaper Textured Impressions Folder, Pearl Sticker, Dimensionals

I made the bottom image portion of this card using the new set called "Simply Soft" ... soooo purdiful! I love two-step stamps!! And the Pear Pizzazz seam binding "seems" to go really well with the Lucky Limeade cardstock ... YAY!! Glad to see the old "standby" - Sincere Salutations - is safe for another year of stampin'! And what is NOT to love about this new GORJUS Lace Ribbon Border Punch??? I mean, c'mon!! It's LUVERLY!!

Stamps: Simply Soft, Sincere Salutations
Paper: Lucky Limeade, Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo, Whisper White
Ink: Black Stazon, Melon Mambo, Daffodil Delight, Lucky Limeade, Certainly Celery
Accessories: Lace Ribbon Border Punch, Wide Oval Punch, Decorator Label Punch, Beautiful Wings Embosslits Die, Vintage Wallpaper Textured Impressions Folder, Pear Pizzazz Seam Binding, Dimensionals

Last, but not least, is this Kleenex box cover. I also used the Bigz Perfect Pennants die (again!) for this. Love how it looks! And butterflies??? Y'all KNOW how I am about butterflies!! I mean, what's NOT to love about 'em??? This little box has a permanent place on my desk now ...

Stamps: Precious Butterflies, Fabulous Phrases
Paper: Early Espresso, Pool Party, Calypso Coral, Whisper White
Ink: Early Espresso, Pool Party, Calypso Coral
Accessories: Bigz Perfect Pennants Die, 2 1/2" Circle Punch, 1 3/8" Circle Punch, 3/4" Circle Punch, 3/4" x 15/16" Oval Punch, Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions Folder, Chocolate Chip Scallop Dots Ribbon, Pearl Stickers, Dimensionals, Box of Tissues

Next up?? Jan Tinklenberg ... LOVE her work!! Can you say "cupcake??" Go check it out!!


Patty Bennett said...

STUNNING samples, Wendy! LOVE those new hostess sets... they are going to be HOT HOT HOT for the coming year!

Rita W said...

Wendy! Your talent is AMAZING! I love the color combinations you used in the first card and on the tissue box. And the stamped panel on the middle card...awesome!

Brenda said...

Fantastic projects. Loved all of them. Thanks so much for showcasing the new die -- must have item for me. I adore butterflies too and loved how you incorporated them. TFS

JanTink said...

GOJUS!!! Love 'em all!

Liz said...

Fantastic projects Wendy! I think I picked the wrong hostess sets to preorder...will have to get those ones next!

Jen said...

Wow these are fabulous!! I love the tissue box!

KOstvig said...

Love them all! so so pretty

Unknown said...

Love your stuff!

Mary Davidson said...

Gorgeous projects! I love the colors!! Thanks for sharing and inspiring!

Add Ink and Stamp said...

As always you have done an outstanding job!

Kathy said...

I love the tissue box -so pretty

Shelly said...

I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the tissue box! Will you be sharing how to make one with us?