Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Oh, Hello!




Hello Eveybody!

The heat and humidity is on here in Honoka'a - although, other's may have it worst in other areas of the globe. Took Nehemiah and the grand babies out to have some water play and now, they are all down for a nap :). That means I can go sit in my corner and play with paper and ink.

Here is today's creation featuring Stampin' UP!'s Oh, Hello and the new IN COLOR-Crispy Cantaloupe. Just love the new IN COLORS!!

Here is what you need:

Card Stock:
Whisper White #100730
Crispy Cantaloupe #131298
Calypso Coral #122925

Classic Ink:
Calypso Coral #126983

Punches:
Decorative Label #120907

Edgelits:
Adorning Accents #125595

Framelits:
Ovals Collection #129381

Ribbon:
1/4" Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon -Whisper White #126877

Embellishments:
Pearl Basic Jewels #119247

Tools:
Big Shot #113439
Paper Piercing Tool #126189
Paper Piercing Pack - Occasions #129387



Stamp Set:


Oh, Hello
(W) 131931
(C) 130733
 
 
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Happy Stamping!
Siara
 


Tuesday, June 25, 2013

"Oh Happy Day!".......


Hi Stamping Friends!

This sentiment is so fitting...."Those who bring Sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves"..........I dedicate this card to all you out there! Those that have been following since I started this blog back in December of 2011, those that have left comments, and all of those that have come by and visit. That all means a lot to me and I am so grateful! Thank You!

We are visiting and playing along in a new card challenge today.....Chic Challenge - CC-06.



Chic Challenges CC-06
 


 
This card features the versatility with the Stampin' Up!'s Big Shot - Embossing Folders, Framelits, sizzlits,and die cuts just to name a few. This is what makes this card so much fun.
 
Here is what you will need:
 
Card Stock:
So Saffron #105118
Soft Suede #115318
Very Vanilla #101650
Early Espresso #119686
Old Olive #100702
 
Classic Ink:
Early Espresso #126974
 
Embossing Folder:
Fancy Fan #127751
Square Lattice #119976
 
Punches:
Elegant Butterfly #127526
Bitty Butterfly #129406
2 3/8" Scallop Circle #118874
 
Framelits:
Deco Labels #130102
 
Sizzlits:
Little Leaves #114511
 
Die's:
Blossom Party Originals #115971
 
Embellishments:
Pearl Basic Jewels #119247
 
Tools:
Big Shot #113439
Paper Piercing Tool #126189
 
Stamp Sets:
 
Feels Good
(W) #131916
(C) #129684
 
 
 
 
Happy Day
(W) 130294
(C) 130297
 

 
Hope this card make you smile!!!.........................Have a great day!
 
 
Siara
 


Sunday, June 23, 2013

Dynamic Duo's #58 Monochromatic Deep Oranges Meets En Francais

Hi Stampers!

It's Sunday afternoon and all is quite in the home front-great time to get into the crafting corner. Being that the days are little longer because it is summer, I'll be able to get a little more crafting time this afternoon.

En Francais Meets The Monochromatic Cajun Craze and Tangerine Tango!!!! This is Dynamic Duo's #58 color challenge for this week.!


I have to admit that this challenge was a little difficult, but hey-challenges help us grow! (That's what I always tell my children). The hardest part of this weeks challenge was getting the color combination to work. Here is what I came up with using a background stamp and Tile Technique....hope you all like it!

To make this card, you will need:

Card Stock:
Whisper White #100730
Cajun Craze #119684
Tangerine Tango #11349

Classic Ink:
Cajun Craze #126965
Tangerine Tango #126946

Punches:
Elegant Butterfly #127526
Bitty Butterfly #129406

Embellishments:
Pearl Basic Jewels #119247

Adhesive:
Stampin Dimensionals #104430
Multipurpose Liquid Glue #110755

Stamp Sets:
En Fran├žais
En Francais
(W) 128562
(S) 127790
 
 
 
Simply Sketched
Simply Sketched (Hostess Set)
(W) 129669
(S) 129672
 
 
A big shout out to my littlest man, Nehemiah.......his birthday was yesterday and he made the BIG 

2! It was dinner, Haupia (Coconut Pudding) cake, and ice cream.  Lot's of laughter, fun, and memory making moments----couldn't of been any sweeter!

Thank you all for stopping by and visiting!

See you soon!
Siara



Friday, June 21, 2013

Love & Laughter.... FMS91 Card Challenge


Hello Everyone!

Happy Friday! Would like to first welcome our new readers and thank everyone who has been following along!!!! You all are awesome!

The weekend is almost here and the weather here on the island is just wonderful. Summer is here, temperature is in comfortable low 80's with mild trade winds. Can't ask for any cooler summer weather. Hard to stay indoors when it is so beautiful outside.

Today, decided to play along with Freshly Made Sketches, FMS91
.



Here is what's needed to make this card:

Card Stock:
Whisper White #100730
Basic Black #121045

Classic Ink:
Basic Black #126980

Punches:
Elegant Butterfly #127526
Bitty Butterfly #129406

Embossing Folder:
New Beautifully Baroque #130917

Edgelits:
Adorning Accents #125595

Embellishments:
Pearl Basic Jewels #119247

Tools:
Big Shot Die Cutting Machine #113439


What do you think? Would love to hear from you!

Hope everyone has a fabulous weekend!!

Siara







Saturday, June 15, 2013

Serene Silhoutte DD #57 Color Challenge



Hello Everybody!

Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend! A lot has been going on here on the island. It was hard to find some crafting time, but I was able to sneak in some challenge time. Today, we decided to  play along with Dynamic Duo's DD #57 Color Challenge.

 
I just love this color combination. It's one of my favorites!!!! In this card challenge we used the sponging technique to give the tree silhouette a soft background and highlighted the tips of the branches of the tree with the uni-ball pen.


Here is what is needed for this card:

Classic Ink:
Pear Pizzazz  - #131180
Classic Black - #126980

Markers:
uni-ball Signo  Gel Pen - #105021

Card Stock:
Pear Pizzazz - #131201
Basic Black - #121045

Embossing Folder:
Fancy Fan - #127751

Embellishments:
Neutral Brads (Black) - #119736

Tools:
Big Shot - #113439
Paper Piercing Tool - #126189
Bone Folder - #102300

Adhesive:
SNAIL Adhesive - #104332
Stampin' Dimensionals - #104430

Supplies:
Stamping Sponges  - #101610

Stamp Sets:
Serene Silhouettes
Serene Silhouettes
(W) #132073
(C) #127324
 
Love & Sympathy
Love & Sympathy
(W) #128652
(C) 122797


All of these items can be found HERE. Click on Products and type in the product number. Shop 24/7 from the comforts of your own home. Stampin' Up!'s new 2013-2014 Catalogs are in. Need a catalog? You can purchase one for just $5 (US only please) by emailing me at siarasweetsensation@yahoo.com.

Wishing all you fathers out there, especially my hubby a very "Happy Father's Day!".

See you all soon!
Siara