Stampin’ Up! Big On You Birthday & A Blog Candy Winner!

I used the Stampin’ Up! stamp sets called Big on You and Four You to create my card to share today.

Big on You - Stamp With Amy K

My card design was inspired by Freshly Made Sketches #129.

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I started by adhering a panel of Birthday Bash Specialty DSP to a panel from the Gold Foil Sheets with SNAIL, then to a Night of Navy card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Big on You 2 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the sentiment from the Big on You photopolymer stamp set in VersaMark ink on a panel of Mossy Meadow card stock and I heat embossed it with Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder.  I punched two corners with the Project Life Corner Punch and adhered the stamped panel to a panel from the Gold Foil Sheets (also punched with the Project Life Corner Punch), then to the card front with SNAIL.

Big on You 3 - Stamp With Amy K

I stamped the sentiment from the Four You stamp set in Night of Navy ink on a strip of Whisper White card stock, adhered it to a strip of Night of Navy card stock with SNAIL and punched the end with the Banner Punch.

Big on You 1 - Stamp With Amy K

I adhered the sentiment strip to the card front with SNAIL, then tied a bow with Linen Thread through a Mossy Meadow Button from the In Color Accessory Pack (Sale-A-Bration item).  I adhered the button to the card front with a Glue Dot to finish it.

Birthday Bash DSP - Stamp With Amy K

I adhered a strip of the leftover Birthday Bash DSP to a strip from the Gold Foil Sheets and to a Whisper White panel inside the card.  I added a panel from the Gold Foil Sheets under the Whisper White panel to finish the inside of the card.

You can find a complete list of supplies, including card stock cuts, at the very bottom of this post.

March 17-31 Hostess Code:  72RVH2AV

Use this hostess code when you order and receive a free gift from me!  If your order is over $150, please do not use this code, but you’ll still get the free gift.  The free gift is your choice of any item valued up to $8.95 in either the 2014-15 Annual Catalog or the 2015 Occasions Catalog!

Blog Candy Winner!

Thanks so much to everyone for stopping by my Thursday blog post to leave a comment about your favorite retiring In Color…my favorite is all of them!!  I think this set has been my favorite group ever, so I hope that they’ll be added to the regular Stampin’ Up! line-up soon!

The Random Number Generator chose number 15.  Comment #15 was written by Karen Lang.  Here is what Karen said:

Very nice card, Amy. Love that you keep us updated on the shipping status of so many products. Thanks. I think I am going to miss Strawberry Slush when it retires. I do like all the pastel colors of that group. Thanks for the opportunity to win a nice blog candy gift.

Congratulations Karen!!  I’ll be in touch shortly to get your shipping address so that I can get your blog candy package mailed out to you.

If you haven’t done so already, Be sure to stop by my birthday post from yesterday afternoon (you can see it here) to leave a comment for a chance to win a $51 gift certificate that I’ll be giving away tomorrow morning!

Weekly Deals From Stampin’ Up! March 24-30

Here are this weeks Weekly Deals:

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Click here to see the Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up! in my online store.  The Weekly Deals are only while supplies last and only available at these great prices through March 30.

Backorder List and Items Temporarily Unavailable

Stampin’ Up! has provided us with the list of items currently on backorder with their anticipated in-stock date as well as the items that are low inventory and those that have been turned off temporarily due to backorder delays.

Currently, the following items are on BACKORDER;  backordered items will be available on or before the date indicated:

137366: Berry Basket Bigz L Die–April 3
120801: Die Storage Large Insert–April 3
137364: Happy Heart Textured Impressions Embossing Folder–April 3
133718: 2014-2016 In Color Cards–April 3
131192: Regals Collection 8-1/2″ x 11″ Cardstock–April 7
131193: Subtles Collection 8-1/2″ x 11″ Cardstock–April 7
131197: Bermuda Bay 8-1/2″ x 11″ Cardstock–TBD

Currently the following items are temporarily NOT ORDERABLE:

137360: Butterflies Thinlits Die (due in warehouse April 8)
139322: Butterfly Bundle (Wood)
139323: Butterfly Bundle (Clear)
138865: Butterfly Bundle (Photopolymer)
137898: Calypso Coral Pompom Trim
127811: 1-1/4″ Scallop Circle Punch
129381: Ovals Collection Framelits
127526: Elegant Butterfly Punch
137363: Hello You Thinlits
139324: Crazy about You Bundle (Wood)
139325: Crazy about You Bundle (Clear)
138873: Crazy about You Bundle (Photopolymer)
126189: Paper-Piercing Tool

Currently, the following items have LOW INVENTORY and will move to the “Not Orderable” list (above) once the current inventory is depleted:

122332: Crumb Cake 1/2″ Seam Binding Ribbon
120279: Clear-Block Storage Caddy
137909: Artisan Embellishment Kit

I will continue to post the updated list as Stampin’ Up! provides the to us, so be sure to check my blog before ordering to avoid frustration when items are unavailable.

If you need any stamping supplies, I’d be very happy to be your Demonstrator.  Just click on the Order Stampin’ Up! Online Now button on the right side of the screen to go directly to my online store or drop me an email if you have any questions. Happy Stamping!


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Card stock cuts for this projects:
  • Night of Navy – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, 9/16″ x 4″ strip
  • Mossy Meadow – 3-1/8″ x 4″ panel
  • Whisper White – 7/16″ x 4″ strip, 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel (inside card)
  • Birthday Bash Speciality Designer Series Paper – 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″ panel, 1/2″ x 4″ strip (inside card)
  • Gold Foil Sheets – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, 3-3/16″ x 4-1/8″ panel

Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:

Price: $4.95

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Supply List

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8 thoughts on “Stampin’ Up! Big On You Birthday & A Blog Candy Winner!

  1. Happy, happy Birthday to you!! Your card is so cool, the way that you used the gold behind the Mossy Meadow panel because the gold balloons of the dsp really highlight the shiny gold 🙂 I really like these layered flag elements you’ve been making. They give the sentiment a nice pop!

  2. That big sentiment is perfect for this sketch! The gold embossing adds a luxurious touch as well. Fabulous card! Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

  3. SO fun! Love the bold sentiment surrounded by the tiny balloons on the paper. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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