Thursday, September 29, 2011


Today I made a bookmark for the Ways To Use It challenge at I went with a Halloween theme. This sweet girl ghost is from a digital set called Halloween Ghosts & Frankie by Studio 313. It is available at While you are over at the McMahon Five Design website be sure and sign up for the wonderful newsletter! You don't want to miss out on all of the great things going on at M5D!
Enjoy your day!
Angie ♥
Bookmark Recipe:
Image & Sentiment-Halloween Ghosts & Frankie by Studio 313
Paper-Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, So Saffron, White, Jeepers Creepers DP by Heidi Grace Designs
Ink-Basic Black
Accessories-Sponging, Circle Punches, Mini Clothes Pin, Gingham Ribbon, Dimensionals, Ruffled Ribbon from MFT, Simply Scallops Die-Namics by MFT

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

My Deerest Deer

Hi!! This card is for the color challenge over at We were to use the colors cherry cobbler, early espresso, pool party and your choice of neutrals. I had to substitute a few of my colors. What a great combination!! I also used this darling digital set called My Deerest Deer by Studio 313. The inside of my card reads, "My Deerest Friend"....totally sweet!! All Studio 313 digital images can be found at
Hope you are having a super day! Happy Stamping!
Angie ♥

Monday, September 26, 2011

Miss You

Happy Monday! I can't believe we are in the last week of September already! Where does the time go? Anyways, today's card was made for the CAS challenge at We were to use paper piecing on our card. I paper pieced the girls dress with the same paper as my scallops. Love this easy technique! The recipe for my card is listed below. I just wanted to let you know that you can "like" McMahon Five Designs on facebook. Their store carries MANY wonderful digital images...even some freebies!! Check it out at
Paper-White, Black, Baja Breeze, Springtime Vintage DP
Ink-Basic Black
Images-Digital Image called Miss You by Studio 313 (available at
Accessories-Sponging, Machine Stitch, Oval Punches, Piercing Tool, Gingham Ribbon, Dimensionals, Simply Scallops by My Favorite Things (Die-Namics)
Thanks for stopping by today!!
Angie ♥

Friday, September 23, 2011

Thanks A Latte!

Happy Friday! Today's card is for the Free For All challenge over at Splitcoaststampers. We were to make a thank you card. You can NEVER have enough of those in your stockpile!
Paper-Chocolate Chip, Pink Pirouette, White, Bella Rose DP
Ink-Chocolate Chip
Images-Mellow Out by Studio 313 (availabe at
Accessories-Sponging, Curly Label Punch (SU), Border Punch (SU), White Pearls, Oval Template, Dimensionals, SU Buttons, Raffia, MFT Die-Namic Small Scallops
Have a wonderful weekend! The first weekend of the fall season! Enjoy a pumpkin latte!
Angie ♥

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Lunch Sack Gift Box

HAPPY HUMP DAY!! Today's card is for the Way's To Use It challenge over at SCS. We were to use a lunch sack on our project/card. I cut a kraft lunch sack in half and filled it with some strips I cut from a white lunch sack. I love to have treat bags/boxes on hand so I can just grab one when needed.
White and Kraft Lunch Sack
Paper: White, Bella Rose DP (SU)
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Machine Stitch, Sponging, Dazzling Diamonds, Half Pearls, Circle Punch, Small Hole Punch, Dimensionals, Ribbon, Pink Wire
Stamps: Digital Image called Cupcake Cuties by Studio 313 (available at
Enjoy your day!

Tuesday, September 20, 2011


Hi! Today I am posting a card for the SCS color challenge. We were to use Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive and Tempting Turquoise. I substituted the turquoise with Baja Breeze. This darling digital set is called Peas and Thank You by Studio 313. It can be purchased at the McMahon Five Design store. CUTE!!!
Paper: Baja Breeze, White, Pumpkin Pie, Bella Rose DP (SU)
Ink: Only Orange (SU)
Accessories: Sponging, Swiss Dots Cuttlebug Folder, Corner Rounder, SU Modern Label Punch, MFT Pretty Posies Die-Namic, Baby Pin, Half Pearls, SU Button, White Wire, Dimensionals
Hope you have a super day! :)

Monday, September 19, 2011

CAS Challenge...Leaves

Happy Monday! Hope you had a wonderful weekend. I saw the movie "I don't know how she does it" starring Sarah Jessica Parker. It was cute! I played some tennis and am feeling very sore today! I brought my boys clothes shopping, too. They are growing like weeds!
The card I am posting today is for SCS's CAS challenge. You were to use leaves on your card. I used a digital set called Sophisticated Phrases by Studio 313. You can find this digi set at the McMahon Five Design store.
Paper: Always Artichoke, White, Kraft
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Rhinestones, Sponging, Cuttlebug Swirl Folder, Ribbon, Raffia, Button, Dimensionals
Thanks for looking today!

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Chalkboard Technique

Thursday's challenge over at SCS was to use the chalkboard techinique. You stamp your image with white ink and place it on a dark colored cardstock. You then color your image with chalks or colored pencils. I used SU!'s watercolor pencils. The paper I used were white, pumpkin pie, basic black and lovely lilac. The accessories I used were SU! circle punches, piercing tool, purple rhinestones, sponging, dimensionals, button, white wire, cuttlebug folder and ruffled ribbon from MFT. What a fun technique! Thanks so much for looking!

Inside of card

Friday, September 16, 2011

Hotspot Challenge and F4A Challenge

Well, this is my very first blog post!!! SCARY!!! Please be patient with me as I try and figure out this whole blog thing!!! :)
This card is for the last Hotspot Challenge. Your creation must be all white with the exception
of your ribbon. You have the entire month of September to enter for your chance to win a
$25.00 gift certificate to Check it out over at
This card is also for Friday's Free For All Challenge over at You were to use blue on your project. I thought this card would fit the challenge since it is a white on white card with an accent of blue.
Thanks so much for looking today!!!