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Sunday, October 5, 2008

Simply Sent-sational

Ever feel the need for a little bling? Just make a card with Dazzling Diamonds after you've put on your makeup and you'll have just the right amount of sparkle everywhere to attract attention. Cosmetics with creamy formulations help the dazzle to stay put while you dance the night away. Try using a glue dot dipped in Dazzling Diamonds for a blingy beauty spot that would make Cindy Crawford Certainly Celery with envy.

Get the kit with maximum shine: Sending Happy Thoughts with Dazzling Diamonds included. Going to a party? Get glammed up while assembling a card for the birthday girl. What can be a greater time saver than combining cardmaking with your beauty routine?? Nothing, nothing at all!
Because you take care TM - L'ornier

OK...silliness over...unless something comes over me... A Sending Happy Thoughts Simply Sent Kit has the instructions and supplies to make five of each of the following cards:
Simply Sent Sending Happy Thoughts made up
Don't you love that ribbon?

Here's my spin on the kit with a few extra supplies:
Simply Sent Sending Happy Thoughts another way
For the card on the left, I inked up one side of the square stamp to create the dotted stems. The Very Vanilla Cardstock is mounted on top of Old Olive Prints DSP and a couple of the flowers have Stampin' Up! buttons for centres and a little bit of hemp twine. For the card on the right, I've used Bashful Blue for a couple of the flowers to match the strip of Summer Picnic DSP. The flower centres are brads topped with glue dots dipped in Dazzling Diamonds (a trick I learnt from the Sydney Stampin' Up! Regional training). The sentiment, shaped using the Word Window punch, is from another item which is on sale this month - the Short & Sweet stamp set!

To make the most of the Simply Sent-sational 20% off kits and stamp sets, please contact me. Enjoy your Labour Day weekend - for those of you in the right places *grin*


Louise said...

Thanks for the daily dose of inspiration and humour Lin Mei! And thanks for the welcome to Bloggerstan, LOL.

Have a happy week! cheers Louise

Lin Mei said...

It's my pleasure and wishing you a warm welcome to my blog, Louise. Looking forward to seeing your blog blossom. Sending you happy thoughts in turn :)

Kari said...

too funny, Lin Mei!!! I miss you too when I'm not able to do my blog-rounds - where else do I get stamping and funnies on the same page!! :* K

Lin Mei said...'ve got me thinking, Kari. I wonder if there is money to be made in being a Stampin' Up comedian?

Deanne Wilkinson said...

Hi Lin Mei, the "alternative" cards you've designed from the SS Kits are fab! PS It was great to see you again today at training :)

Lin Mei said...

Thank you, Deanne! It was really lovely seeing you again and so much fun making those super cool cards that Jayne designed together :)