Seed Packet Holders for Mother’s Day for the Pals Blog Hop

Hello, welcome to the Stampin’ Pretty Pals’ Blog Hop! This month our Design Team’s theme is “Great Family Occasions.” We hope you enjoy and will be inspired by them! Don’t forget to leave comments! We love hearing from you. At the end of my post, you will find the full line-up to help you “hop” along from Pal to Pal.
Stampin' Up! Pansy Petals Seed Packet Holders for Mother's Day table favors or gift idea - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I am looking forward to Mother’s Day this year more than ever! I come from a large family (I am one of 6 kids)! We always get together for the holidays and special occasions (except this past year during the pandemic)! I had my second vaccine yesterday and after thirteen months of quarantine, I can’t wait to travel in May to see my family for Mother’s Day!!! I love to make little gifts and table favors and I’ve been making seed packet holders for family and friends!
Stampin'Up! Pansy PEtals seed packet holders for Mother's Day gift idea - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
These seed packets coordinate with the new Pansy Petals Suite which will be available May 4th in the 2021 Annual Catalog.  Here’s a peek at the Pansy Petals Designer Series Paper and bundle.

The sentiment I used on the inside is from Dragonfly Garden and it’s perfect for these! There are several choices for Mother’s Day sentiments/fonts. I chose two, Timeless Tulips and Dressed to Impress. I used the Stitched Rectangle Dies to cut these out. (*When I’m creating multiples I like to cut more than one at a time.) I cut the flowers from the DSP using the Pansy Dies.

I like to try out different color combinations when I’m creating.  Here’s a look at each.
Stampin' Up! Pansy Petals Seed Packet gift idea for Mother's Day or any occasion - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Stampin' Up! Pansy Petals Seed Packet gift idea for Mother's Day or any occasion - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Stampin' Up! Pansy Petals Seed Packet gift idea for Mother's Day or any occasion - Jeanie Stark StampinUpStampin' Up! Pansy Petals Seed Packet gift idea for Mother's Day or any occasion - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
You can make these seed packets for any occasion! In my “seed search” I found seed packets for new baby, weddings, birthdays, graduation, sympathy, etc. Just change up the designer series paper and sentiment and you have a thoughtful little party or shower favor!

Check back tomorrow for the Tutorial.

More inspiration awaits! Use the Blog Hop Line-up below to visit the rest of this month’s Design Team. My fellow Pals are excited to show you what they’ve created! Mark your calendars for our next blog hop on May 12th when our theme is “2021-2023 New In Colors” when our Design Team creates a project with the new family of In Colors for any occasion. Don’t miss the fun! Until then, please stay safe and have fun in your craft space.

Stampin’ Pretty Pals Blog Hop

  1. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  2. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  3. Rosanne Mulhern at Heartfelt Stamping
  4. Karen Hallam at Karen’s Stamping Habit
  5. Mary Hanson at Up North Stampin’
  6. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  7. Lori Pinto at LollyPop Paper and Ink
  8. Jennifer Michalski at Stamping Serenity
  9. Jeanie Stark at Just Stampin’
  10. Stesha Bloodhart at Stampin’ Hoot!
  11. Deb Walker at Deb Stamps Life
  12. Tricia Chuba at ButterDish Designs
  13. Debbie Crowley at expressively deb…
  14. Rae Harper Burnet at Wild West Paper Arts
  15. Melissa Seplowitz at The Stamping Ninja
  16. Sue Jackson at Just Peachy Stamping
  17. Su Mohr at Aromas And Art
  18. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  19. Jackie Beers at Blue Line Stamping
  20. Debbie Mageed at Secrets to Stamping
  21. Windy Ellard at Windy’s Wonderful Creations
  22. Pamela Sadler at Stampin Pink Rose
  23. Lori Webb at Clever Copies
  24. Lisa Milligan at Stamping Made Simple
  25. Megan Cooper at Lazy Daze Stampin’
  26. Annette Elliott at AEstamps a Latte

Have a great Day! Stay Safe! Stay well!
Just Stampin’
Jeanie
Stampin' Up! Pansy Petals and Dragonfly Garden seed packet holders for Mother's Day gift idea - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
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Berry Delightful Strawberry Treats for the Pals Blog Hop

Hello, welcome to the Stampin’ Pretty Pals’ Blog Hop! This month our Design Team created projects featuring “Sale-A-Bration Products.” We hope you enjoy and will be inspired by them! Don’t forget to leave comments. We love hearing from you! At the end of my post, you will find the full line-up to help you “hop” along from Pal to Pal.

I really like making little treats and gifts for my friends and family! Delivering treats has been a much needed “get out of the house activity”. I look forward  to driving around town and leaving little surprises in mailboxes. I made two different versions of today’s project. One stands upright and the other folds over to reveal the surprise treat when opened. This little treat can be given any time of year or you can make it to give out for Valentine’s Day… just change the sentiments.
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
One of my favorite treats is chocolate covered strawberries. (Oh yum!) While this isn’t the real thing, it’s a fun alternative with a much longer shelf life. Both versions have a slide out box which holds 3 chocolate hearts/strawberries.
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I made the stand alone version first then decided to tweak it so it would fold over and open like a card. All inclusive! You can add a message on back of the stand up version if you want. Here’s a look at each project.
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
This version is just 1/4″ shorter and has an extra score line.
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I added the little cut out for a sneak peek at the sweet treat!
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I used the Berry Blessings Stamp Set and the lovely Berry Delightful Designer Series Paper. This exclusive bundle is FREE with a $100 purchase during Sale-A-Bration. It was top on my wish list!!! Here’s a look at the set.
Stampin' Up! Berry Blessings Bundle - FREE with a $100 purchase during Sale-A-Bration - Visit juststampin.com for inspiration and ordering information - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
This set coordinates with another stamp bundle in the new Mini Catalog, the Sweet Strawberry Bundle. I love that this bundle includes the Strawberry Builder Punch!
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry Bundle - For projects and more inspiration visit juststampin.com - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
The Sweet Strawberry stamp set is the sweetest stamp set ever! Full of plump strawberries and all-occasion sentiments, the Sweet Strawberry Stamp Set is perfect for handmade cards, scrapbook pages, and more. It’s a set you can use year-round—change the colors of the foliage images to match the season, and use the sentiments anytime. This is a Two-Step Stampin’ set; it allows you to layer two or more images to create one final image with extra texture and dimension in the colors you want. This is a Distinktive** stamp set; it has a special texture that gives added depth and dimension in a single step, creating photo-realistic images. Here’s a close up of the realistic looking strawberry!
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I hadn’t intended to create my own box for today’s project as I was planning to use the new Love You Always Treat Boxes (#154285) found on page 11 in the new Mini Catalog. However, those boxes were much larger than I realized!  While they are great and would be perfect to hold 2 (large) actual chocolate covered strawberries (they are food safe!), it took about 20 of my little “strawberries” to fill the box! I wanted to make several of these treats to give so I opted to make my own box. I’m going to be totally honest here….While I love how these turned out, it took me several attempts (and a few wasted sheets of cardstock) to get the measurements and scores just right for what I wanted!!! That being said, please check back tomorrow and I’ll have the measurements and photo tutorial for you (and possibly some of my “other” versions. LOL).

Which one do you prefer…The stand up or fold over version? I’d love to hear from you. Leave a comment below!
Stampin' Up! Sweet Strawberry and Berry Delightful handmade treat boxes - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

More inspiration awaits! Use the Blog Hop Line-up below to visit the rest of this month’s Design Team. My fellow Pals are excited to show you what they’ve created! Mark your calendars for our next blog hop on February 10th when our theme will be “Birthday Bonanza” where the design team will be sharing birthday projects that celebrate our family and friends. Don’t miss the fun! Until then, please stay safe and have fun in your craft room.

BLOG HOP LINEUP

 

  1. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  2. Rosanne Mulhern at Heartfelt Stamping
  3. Lynn Kolcun at Avery’s Owlery
  4. Rae Harper Burnet at Wild West Paper Arts
  5. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  6. Renae Novak at Blessed By Cards w/Renae Novak
  7. Stesha Bloodhart at Stampin’ Hoot!
  8. Debbie Crowley at expressively deb…
  9. Karen Hallam at Karen’s Stamping Habit
  10. Deb Walker at Deb Stamps Life
  11. Su Mohr at Aromas And Art
  12. Melissa Seplowitz at The Stamping Ninja
  13. Leah O’Brien at Honey Bee Stamping & More!
  14. Jackie Beers at Blue Line Stamping
  15. Debbie Mageed at Secrets to Stamping
  16. Lori Pinto at LollyPop Paper and Ink
  17. Jennifer Michalski at Stamping Serenity
  18. Sue Jackson at Just Peachy Stamping
  19. Mary Hanson at Up North Stampin’
  20. Ann Murray at Murray Stamps INK
  21. Jennifer Roque at Stamp Camp with Jen
  22. Jeanie Stark at Just Stampin’<<YOU ARE HERE>>
  23. Tricia Chuba at ButterDish Designs
  24. Sara Stuart at Sentiments by Sara
  25. Pamela Sadler at Stampin Pink Rose
  26. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  27. Lori Webb at Clever Copies
  28. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  29. Windy Ellard at Windy’s Wonderful Creations

Have a great day! Stay Safe! Stay well!
Just Stampin’
Jeanie

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Pile On Christmas Tidings for the Pals Blog Hop

Hello, welcome to the Stampin’ Pretty Pals’ Blog Hop! This month our Design Team’s theme is “Pile It On” – showcasing their card/project with layers of DSP and/or embellishments for any occasion. We hope you enjoy and will be inspired by them! Don’t forget to leave comments! We love hearing from you. At the end of my post, you will find the full line-up to help you “hop” along from Pal to Pal.
Stampin' Up! Celebration Tidings Christmas card idea with Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I used the Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper and Celebration Tidings Bundle to pile on the layers for this simple Christmas card. I love the basic patterns and classic Christmas colors in the Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper. *One side is red and the other side is green. This paper is not just for Christmas!Stampin' Up! Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper - visit juststampin.com for project and card inspiration - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Another favorite of mine has been the Celebration Tidings Bundle! I have created many cards and projects with this versatile bundle!
Stampin' Up! Celebration Tidings Bundle - for inspiration and ordering information visit juststampin.com - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I  added a little texture with the Subtle 3D Embossing folder on my envelope and Very Vanilla cardstock layer.
Stampin' Up! Celebration Tidings Christmas card idea with Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Here’s the measurements for each layer:

  • Layer 1 (Garden Green card base): 4 1/4 x 11 scored at 5 1/2
  • Layer 2 (Very Vanilla embossed layer): 4 x 5 1/4
  • Layer 3 (Garden Green): 4 1/4 x 3
  • Layer 4 (Toile Tidings DSP): 4 1/8 x 27/8
  • Layer 5 (Garden Green): 3 x 4 cut with Celebration Labels Die then cut in 1/2
  • Layer 6 (Garden Green): 1 3/8 x 4
  • Layer 7 (Toile Tidings DSP): 1 1/4 x 4
  • Layer 8 (Very Vanilla): 3 x 4 cut with Celebration Labels Die and stamped
  • Layer 9 (Real Red): scrap to die cut heart from Celebration Labels Die, ribbon bow adhered with a Mini Glue Dot

*Stamped sentiment layer, layered DSP background and layered DSP strip are adhered with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

  • Inside Layer (Very Vanilla): 4 x 5 1/4 stamp image from Celebration Tidings in Garden Green across the top. Add sentiment of choice.
  • Envelope (Very Vanilla): emboss with Subtle 3D Embossing Folder
  • Envelope Layers (Toile Tidings DSP): 3/8 x 6, 1 3/4 x 6 trimmed to fit

I like a Christmas card in classic colors. What about you? Do you prefer reds and greens or other colors for your Christmas cards? I’d love to hear from you. Leave a comment below!
Stampin' Up! Celebration Tidings layered Christmas card idea with Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
Supplies:
Stamp sets: Celebration Tidings (Bundle)
Paper: Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper, Real Red, Garden Green, Very Vanilla cardstock
Ink: Garden Green, Real Red
Tools & Accessories: Celebration Labels Dies, Subtle 3D Embossing Folder, Real Red Sheer Ribbon, Stampin’ Seal, Mini Glue Dots, Stampin’ Dimensionals

You can purchase any of the products I used to create today’s project from my online store. View the full list of products at the end.

More inspiration awaits! Use the Blog Hop Line-up below to visit the rest of this month’s Design Team. My fellow Pals are excited to show you what they’ve created! Mark your calendars for our next blog hop on December 9th when our theme is “Goodbye September Mini Catalog and Hello January Mini Catalog.” Participants showcase their favorites from the retiring holiday catalog or new products from the new mini catalog. Don’t miss the fun! Until then, please stay safe and have fun in your craft space.

Stampin’ Pretty Pals Blog Hop Line-Up

  1. Mary Fish at Stampin’ Pretty
  2. Lori Pinto at LollyPop Paper and Ink
  3. Beth McCullough at Stamping Mom
  4. Debbie Crowley at expressively deb…
  5. Stesha Bloodhart at Stampin’ Hoot!
  6. Su Mohr at Aromas And Art
  7. Tricia Chuba at ButterDish Designs
  8. Karen Hallam at Karen’s Stamping Habit
  9. Rae Harper Burnet at Wild West Paper Arts
  10. Peggy Noe at Pretty Paper Cards
  11. Lisa Ann Bernard at Queen B Creations
  12. Sue Jackson at Just Peachy Stamping
  13. Jeanie Stark at Just Stampin’ <<YOU ARE HERE>>
  14. Debbie Mageed at Secrets to Stamping
  15. Wendy Klein at Doggone Delightful Stampin’
  16. Jackie Beers at Blue Line Stamping
  17. Pamela Sadler at Stampin Pink Rose
  18. Rosanne Mulhern at Heartfelt Stamping
  19. Melissa Seplowitz at The Stamping Ninja
  20. Jennifer Michalski at Stamping Serenity
  21. Deb Walker at Deb Stamps Life
  22. Lori Webb at Clever Copies

Have a great day! Stay Safe! Stay well!
Just Stampin’
Jeanie

Stampin' Up! Celebration Tidings Christmas card idea with Toile Tidings Designer Series Paper - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
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