Saturday, January 31, 2015

Berry Box Die - oh my!

Look what's in the Amuse Studio February 2015 Collection!  The Berry Box die is just too cute for words!  Available Sunday,  February 1st!!

TAD0142  $29.99

Friday, January 30, 2015

More Valentine Love

A fun card using Amuse Studio's very popular Fishtail Stitched Tag Die.  In my humble opinion this die is a must-have!  The shape and the stitching on it make it a favorite for me!  

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Stamps:  With Love, Essential Sentiments Too
Card stock:  Sugar, Cherry, Cherry Sweetheart, Cherry Pinstripe
Ink:  Onyx Versafine, Versamark
Other:  White Embossing Powder, Fishtail Stitched Tag Die, Heart Die Trio, Cherry Organdy Ribbon, Heart Twinkle Stickers
Large Fishtail Tag Die 
Item #TAD0138  $11.99
Thursday, January 29, 2015

Happy Anniversary With Love

The With Love banner is one of my favorite parts of the With Love stamp set.  It works well for an Anniversary card.  

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps: With Love (available thru Feb 14th), Tweet Heart, Essential Sentiments Too
Card stock:  Cherry, Onyx, Sn@p Cards Baby Boy for Chevron pattern 
Ink:  Onyx Versafine
Other:  Classic Stitched Tag Die, Cherry Organdy Ribbon, Onyx Baker's Twine, Circle Punch

Item #SSSE007  $16.99
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Amuse Studio Candy Wrappers Die Set

I can't get enough of these fun candy wrapper dies.  The Amuse Studio January Collection products will be available thru February 14th.  The 3 ¼" x 1" candy wrapper die works perfectly for Hershey Nuggets.  The 3" x 1.5" wrapper die works with the Hershey Miniature Candy Bars.  

Candy Wrappers Die Set of 2
TAD0141  $14.99

Hershey Miniatures Stack & Hershey Nuggets wrapped with Amuse Studio Candy Wrapper Dies.
The stitching adds such a nice touch!
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Fun Birthday Snap Cards!

Birthday cards made from the Birthday Snap cards.  I also used the Clear photo stickers for the "today rocks" sentiment.  

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Stamps:  N/A
Card stock:  Habanero, Snap Cards Birthday
Ink:  N/A
Other:  Papaya Organdy Ribbon, Clear Photo Stickers
Monday, January 26, 2015

Amuse Studio Perk Up!

I celebrated a friend's birthday the other day and she is a huge fan of Starbucks.  The To Go cup shaped gift card inspired this card.  Amuse Studio's Perk Up dies were perfect for the card!  

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Stamps: A Very Merry Un-Birthday 
Card stock:  Cherry, Sugar, Kraft, Birthday Snap Cards
Ink:  Onyx Versafine
Other:  Perk Up Die Set, Cherry Organdy Ribbon, Heart Twinkle Stickers
Sunday, January 25, 2015

Happy Valentine's Day With Love

This card design was CASE'd from Kristine Vicente, a very talented fellow Amuse Studio Consultant!  The chalkboard look has always been a favorite of mine and the Cherry Woodgrain card stock goes together perfectly for these Valentine cards!  

Amuse Studio Products:   SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  With Love (January 2015 Collection)
Card Stock:  Cherry Pinstripe, Cherry Woodgrain, Onyx, Shell, Sugar, Cherry
Ink:  Cherry, Versamark
Other:  White Embossing Powder, With Love Die Set, Heart Trio Dies, Onyx Organdy Ribbon, Sweetheart Sequin Mix, Shell Button, Toffee Twine

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Mr & Mrs Hershey Kisses

Linda at Amuse Studio used the new Mr and Mrs stamps from the You + Me stamp set from the January 2015 Collection and the Polka dot paper is from the Everything's Rosy Assorted 6" x 6" Patterned Papers. 
These are a fun treat for Valentine's Day, an anniversary or wedding.  They'd sure be cute at a bridal shower!
Item #SSSE008  $15.99
Friday, January 23, 2015

With Love Tag Card

A lovely Valentine card designed by Marisa Alvarez, a fellow Amuse Studio Consultant.  I love the color combination!

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  With Love
Card stock:  Shell, Sugar, Mermaid Polka Dot, Mermaid, Wasabi
Ink:  Mermaid, Fern
Other:  With Love Dies, Classic Stitched Tag Die, Shell Organdy Ribbon

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Fishtail Stitched Tag Die

One of my favorite things in the Amuse Studio January 2015 Monthly Collection are the new stitched dies.  When I made these tags I die cut two tags in different colors and then cut them to make them two toned.  I love how they turned out!  
The stitching adds such a nice touch to these tags don't you think?!  

Amuse Studio Products:    SHOP AMUSE STUDIO

Stamps:  With Love
Card Stock:  Onyx, Sugar, Berry, Red Glitter Paper (not Amuse Studio)
Ink:  Onyx Versafine
Other:  Clear Embossing Powder, Circle Nestabilities, With Love Dies, Fishtail Stitched Tag Die, Heart Trio Die Set, Hole Punch, Onyx Organdy Ribbon

Large Fishtail Stitched Tag Die
Item #TAD0138   $11.99
Available thru Feb. 14th
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

For You Treat Bag

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Stamps: Perk Up, Silver Lining 
Card stock:  N/A
Ink:   Onyx Versafine, French Roast, Winter Sky, Latte
Other:  Plain Kraft treat bag, small cellophane bags, French Roast Baker's Twine, Sponge daubers, Perk Up die Set (optional)

Stamp coffee cup image in the center of the Kraft treat bag in Onyx Versafine ink.  Use a sponge dauber to add Winter Sky ink to the cup.  Use sponge dauber to add French Roast ink to the cup lid.  

Stamp the sentiment on the cup sleeve in Onyx Versafine ink.  Mask off the cup image on the treat bag with a piece of scrap paper.  Use a rough cut-out of the shape or die cut the cup image for a more precise fit.  

Stamp rain image from the Silver Lining diagonally across the front of the treat bag in French Roast and Latte Ink.  

Place treat in small cellophane bag and tie closed with French Roast baker's twine.  Place the treat in the Kraft bag.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Coffee Pod Favors

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Stamps:  Need to Venti
Card stock:  French Roast, Kraft, Lichen
Ink:  French Roast
Other:  Circle Scalloped Nestabilities Small Die Set, Mini Bow die, Die cutting machine, Mini glue dots

French Roast - 2 ¼" x 2 ¼" for scalloped circle die
Kraft - 8" x 1" scored at 1", 3", 5", 7"
Lichen - 5" x 1 ½" for mini bow die cut

Die cut the scalloped circle from French Roast card stock to fit the top of the coffee pod.  Adhere the scalloped circle to the top of the coffee pod using a single glue dot for easy removal.  

Score the Kraft card stock strip and find the center section.  This section will be on the top of the coffee pod when wrapped around.  

Stamp sentiment in French Roast ink in the center section of the Kraft card stock strip.  Wrap the Kraft card stock strip around the coffee pod.  Adhere the bottom flaps under the pod.  

Die cut the mini bow from Lichen card stock.  Fold the bow and attach to the front of the Kraft strip using a mini glue dot.