T is for Tags, Tags, Tags,

Welcome to my ABC Holiday 2019 Series! Throughout this series I have been sharing all kinds of cards, gifts, and ideas to help make your holidays as easy as ABC! The Tags Tags Tags Stamp Set by Stampin’ Up! will help you make all the tags you need! The stamp set coordinates with the Trio of Tags Dies. With Holiday Tags, Valentines Day Tags, and Halloween Tags you can use this bundle almost any time of the year. This bundle is a fun, easy way to celebrate the seasons! The nifty die allows you to cut three tags at once! You will love this time-saving piece of holiday cheer. Check out this quick video to see how fast and easy you can create with the bundle!

Here’s a look at the bundle.Stampin' Up! Tags Tags Tags Bundle - For inspiration and ordering information visit juststampin.com - Jeanie Stark StampinUp
I love to make gift tags for all my gifts. It takes no time at all making three at a time! Here’s a look at some of the different projects I made.

Halloween treat ideas using the Tags Tags Tags Bundle by Stampin' Up! - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

These tags are perfect for treat bags and boxes. You can use the ready made Tiny Treat Boxes and Pillow Boxes from Stampin’ Up! or make your own little treat bag from a piece of 6 x 6 DSP like I did below.

Christmas bag idea using the Tags Tags Tags Bundle from Stampin' Up! - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

This little bag is quick & easy to make! Score a piece of 6 x 6 DSP at 1 1/2 and 4 1/2 on one side then score the other side at 2 1/4 and 3 3/4. I used the Wrapped in Plaid 6 x 6 Specialty Designer Series Paper.  Fold on the score lines then cut along the score lines and trim as shown below.  Adhere with Tear & Tape or Liquid Glue for a strong hold.

I pinched the sides and punched a hole at the top with a hole punch.  I thread the ribbon through the tag and bag  and secured with a bakers twine. I added the jingle bell before tying a bow. The adorable tag is stamped with Memento Ink and colored with Stampin’ Blends.

I had fun sponging the Halloween tags! If you look on page 56 in the Holiday Catalog you will see where I got my inspiration! The catalog is full of so many great ideas be sure to check them out and CASE (Copy and Selectively Edit) away! This tag was sponged to look like the candy corn treat enclosed!

Stampin' Up! Tiny Treat Box idea using Tags Tags Tags Bundle for Halloween - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

The Black Scalloped Edge Ribbon wraps it all up for a a nice presentation!

The Trip of Tags Dies has extra little dies for the holidays like these jack-0-lanterns I used on the tag for my pillow box.

Stampin' Up! Kraft Pillow Box Halloween gift idea using Tags Tags Tags Bundle - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

How cute are these?! There’s a snowflake for winter and hearts for Valentine’s or other “lovely” projects! You’ll be seeing more of these soon as I have been having fun creating all kinds of projects! The pillow boxes are great for enclosing gift cards, treats, or small gifts.

These tags make sweet & simple 3 x 3 note cards too.  I made this adorable Halloween one to enclose with the Paper Pumpkin treat boxes I sent my daughter for her dorm residents. She loves books so this pattern from the Monster Bash  Designer Series Paper was perfect for her!

Stampin' Up! Tags Tags Tags Bundle and Monster Bash Designer Series Paper 3 x 3 Halloween note card idea - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

I popped up the tag with Stampin’ Dimensionals and added the raven from the Monster Bash Enamel Shapes to cover up the hole at the top of the die. My daughter is very familiar with ravens from the Tower of London. (I wouldn’t get that close!!!)

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Here’s a look at the 48 Paper Pumpkin boxes from the September kit I shipped with her little Halloween Hello card. (*I adapted the boxes from the kit directions to make them easier to ship.)

I love the Paper Pumpkin kits for quick & easy all-inclusive projects! The upcoming November kit is all about Christmas tags.

Paper Pumpkin November 2019

November Kit details: Makes 24 holiday-themed gift tags of 4 various sizes and designs.

Coordinating colors: Early Espresso, Pool Party, Poppy Parade, and Shaded Spruce

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Have a great day!

Just Stampin’

Jeanie

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S is for Snowman

Welcome to my ABC Holiday 2019 Series! Throughout this series I have been sharing all kinds of cards, gifts, and ideas to help make your holidays as easy as ABC! The Snowman Season Stamp Set (Say that fast 3 times! LOL) and coordinating Snowman Builder Punch  make it quick & easy to create fun projects. Snowmen make winter fun! Take a look at this cute bundle.

Stampin' Up! Snowman Season Bundle - for inspiration and ordering information visit juststampin.com - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

I told myself I didn’t need this set because I had the Spirited Snowman stamp set from last year (which I also love)! However, I caved in and decided you can never have too many snowmen because these are just too stinkin’ cute! (Plus I love having the punch to coordinate!) This set has everything you need from fun snowmen, great sentiments for the front and inside, and all kinds of possibilities for different projects! I love that it has the to/from for tags too! This stamp set reminded me of a series of books about snowmen by Caralyn and Mark Buehner. One of my favorite books in the series is Snowmen at Night.

Snowmen At Night

This delightful, magical tale solves the mystery of what snowmen do at night. My kids enjoyed this story and would look at the book over and over again to find the hidden objects in every scene. It’s just one of those fun stories that appeal to all ages! I love to give books as gifts for kids (and adults too).  I always like to give something to go with the book/story. One of the activities the snowmen do in the story is drink hot chocolate. I made this simple slider card to hold a cocoa mix to give with the book.

Stampin' Up! Snowman Season Slider Card idea for Cocoa Mix - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

This is a simple project to make. You could use DSP or cardstock to make the slider. I wanted mine to coordinate with the book so I chose to go with the Seaside Spray cardstock. It measures 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 and is scored at 2 1/4 and 6.  I created a snowy background with the snowflakes stamp. I inked it up with VersaMark then heat embossed with Clear Embossing Powder for a subtle shiny background. I folded along the score lines and added a piece of Tear & Tape to close it on the back. I used the Detailed Trio Punch to punch a hole at the top to thread the Seaside Spray Metallic Ribbon. You slide the cocoa mix inside the card and tie a bow at the top.  You just pull up the ribbon to get the mix.

You could easily adapt this with soup mix for a get well card or candy bars for special treats. Slider cards are quick & easy to make and fun to receive!

I stamped the snowman in Memento Black Ink and colored with my Stampin’ Blends. I cut the snowman and sentiment with the Stitched Shapes Dies and layered each with a scalloped border cut from Silver Glimmer Paper. I adhered the snowman and the sentiment to the card with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I couldn’t resist adding the tiny snowballs from the Let It Snow Embellishment Kit.

Stampin' Up! Snowman Season Slider Card idea for Cocoa Mix - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

If you have kids, grandkids, nieces, or nephews to buy for this year, I recommend this book (available from Amazon) and fun treat. You could even give with a “Build A Snowman Kit” (a top hat, carrot nose, and scarf). If you have more than 1 child per family there are other great books in the series (Snowmen at Christmas, Snowmen at Work, Snowmen At Play, Snowmen All Year). Give one to each child along with a cocoa slider card and enjoy reading together!

Have a great day!

Just Stampin’

Jeanie

Stampin' Up! Snowman Season Slider Card idea for Cocoa Mix - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

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Z is for Zoo

Welcome to the last card in my ABC Card Series! Throughout this series I’ve been sharing a variety of cards for every occasion from anniversary to zoo. The zoo animals in the Animal Outing Stamp Set are great for all kinds of cards for new baby, thank you, kids birthday, family, or friends.  Check out this simple fun fold card idea!

Stampin' Up! Animal Outing Kid card idea - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

You could easily substitute the different animals or sentiments in the stamp set.  Check out the cute zoo animals included in the set!

Stampin Up! Animal Outing Stamp Set - for inspiration and ordering information visit juststampin.com - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

Even though I didn’t use the dies there are coordinating Animal Friends Dies available for added fun!

Stampin' Up! Animal Friends Dies - for inspiration and ordering information visit juststampin.com - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

Here’s the details if you would like to make this fun fold card.

  • Old Olive cardstock – 4 1/4 x 11, scored at 5 1/2.  Line up the score line at 1 3/4 and cut off the bottom of the card front.  From the piece you just cut, cut apiece measuring 1 3/4.  You will have a leftover piece that is 2 x 4 1/4.  Cut that piece so it measures 2 x 3 1/2.  This piece will be the “bridge” to connect the top and bottom of the card.
  • Dinoroar DSP – Cut 2 pieces 4 x 1 1/2  *If you want a coordinating envelope you will also need a piece that measures 2 x 6.
  • Whisper White Cardstock – 4 x 5 1/4 (inside piece), 1 3/4 x 3 1/4 to stamp animal.

Adhere the DSP to the old olive card base and bottom piece.  Stamp the images in Memento Black Ink on Whisper White and color with Stampin’ Blends.  I used Old Olive, Mango Melody, and Soft Suede. Adhere the stamped image to the Old Olive layer and attach to the card using Tear & Tape at the top and bottom of the layered piece.

This fun card really came together fast! I hope you will give it a try.

Stampin' Up! Animal Outing Kid card idea - Jeanie Stark StampinUp

Now that I’ve shared a variety of card ideas from A to Z how about a card swap? We haven’t had one in awhile so let’s showcase some of your favorite creations. Mail your card to me along with a self-addressed stamped envelope by September 27th. (Don’t wait to create!!!) I will swap out the cards and send you a card someone else has shared. I will showcase all the cards on my blog. I am excited to see and share your creations!  Who’s in?

Mail cards to me:

Jeanie Stark
12907 Lance Circle
Hagerstown, MD 21742

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Just Stampin’

Jeanie

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