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Check out the August 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! I LOVE these colors! Plus, my project features the Delicate Dahlias Sale-A-Bration Set.

August 2021 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / August 2, 2021 / 0 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and August 2021 Color Challenge! I absolutely adore the August 2021 Color Challenge color scheme! I am a purple lover in general and I especially love purple and green together. The hardest part of this challenge was incorporating the Basic Gray. That said, I had so much fun […]

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Check out my set of 5 all occasion easy card ideas! These elegant cards were inspired by a simple card I love! You can design like this too!

All Occasion Easy Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / July 31, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, you’ll see 5 all occasion easy card ideas! These elegant cards were inspired by a simple card I love! I’ve had the card sample you see in the photo below for probably 17 years! It’s a simple, elegant layout that I loved way back when I first made it and I still […]

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See sneak peeks of 2 project from the You're A Peach Tutorial Bundle! There are 12 tutorials in this Simple Suite Stampers Bundle.

You’re A Peach Tutorial Bundle

By Melissa Kerman / July 17, 2021 / 0 Comments

In Today’s post see sneak peeks of two projects from the You’re A Peach Tutorial Bundle! On the first Tuesday of each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle focusing on a particular theme. The focus this month is the You’re A Peach product suite from the annual catalog. The You’re […]

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See My Latest Favorite Way to Use Gilded Leafing and Paper Scraps! You are going to love how easy and fun this is!

See My Latest Favorite Way to Use Gilded Leafing and Paper Scraps!

By Melissa Kerman / July 3, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some projects made with my new favorite way to use Gilded Leafing and paper scraps! I was inspired to create my projects after seeing a video by Tina Zink, a fellow demonstrator in Canada. She calls this technique Gilded Grout and it’s absolutely addictive! Plus, it makes great use […]

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The 2021-2023 In Colors are amazing. Today's cards showcase some of the new products in these colors with the awesome new Meadow Dies!

5 Quick Cards with the 2021-2023 In Colors

By Melissa Kerman / June 21, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a set of cards made with the 2021-2023 In Colors. In fact, I’ll be showcasing several products in the, 2021-2023 In Colors. The projects also feature the Quiet Meadow Bundle which includes the Quiet Meadow Stamp Set and amazing Meadow Die! The card you see here is my original […]

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How to take one simple design with the Flowering Vine Dies and make 4 simple variations with two additional techniques and a few foil sheets.

5 Simple Cards with the Flowering Vine Dies

By Melissa Kerman / June 19, 2021 / 0 Comments

Today’s cards all started with the Flowering Vine Dies and this simple card designed by fellow Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator, Mary Fish. I simply love the Flowering Vine Dies and so when I saw Mary Fish’s elegant card I just had to make it myself but I couldn’t stop there! This layout just called to be […]

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Check out the amazing Elegantly Said Product Suite & Metallic Specialty paper featured in today's simple, stunning cards.

Cards with the Elegantly Said Bundle & More!

By Melissa Kerman / June 9, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be featuring cards with the Elegantly Said bundle. You’ll see five variations of my card with each one showcasing one of the 12 gorgeous patterns in the Simply Elegant Specialty designer paper pack. The Elegantly Said Bundle and this paper are products in the amazing Simply Elegant Product Suite. The card […]

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Today's paper crafting tutorial bundle sneak peeks feature the 2021 - 2023 Stampin Up In Colors. See 2 of the 12 tutorials in the bundle here!

Paper Crafting Tutorial Bundle Sneak Peeks

By Melissa Kerman / June 5, 2021 / 0 Comments

It’s time for the June 2021 Simple Suite Stampers paper crafting tutorial bundle. Today’s paper crafting tutorial bundle sneak peeks feature the 2021 – 2023 Stampin Up In Colors. In this post, you’ll see 2 of the 12 projects in the bundle! This is a super fun set of tutorials made with a wide range […]

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Learn how to make an easy DIY bookmark, using the Stamparatus, and the, 2021-2023 In Colors. Plus, see unique bonus cards made with scraps.

How to make an Easy DIY Bookmark

By Melissa Kerman / May 29, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post learn how to make an easy DIY bookmark using the Stamparatus and the new 2021 – 2023 In Colors. Plus, see some unique bonus cards made with my bookmark-making scraps. Every year Stampin’ Up! releases a new set of five colors that reflect some current color trends and each year I create […]

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Check out these 4 quick colorful cards that you can make with any colors and stamped images that inspire you! You're going to love this!

4 Quick Colorful Cards to Make Your Own!

By Melissa Kerman / May 20, 2021 / 0 Comments

Check out these 4 quick colorful cards that you can make with any colors and stamped images that inspire you! You’re going to love making some of your own! These were inspired by my Treehouse Chicks Team member Aimee Johnson. A few months ago for our monthly idea-sharing challenge, the theme was #simplestamping with the […]

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