Stampin’ Up! Love & Laughter PLUS a New Mojo!

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Stampin’ Up! Love & Laughter rubber stamp set (Occasions Mini Catalog) is the essence of a chic, modern wedding design.  I love the mix of fonts and crisp look when heat embossed, especially white on black.  See stamp images below.  I also have a new Mojo Monday Sketch Challenge for you (MOJO231, designed by Julee Tilman).

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STAMPIN’ PRETTY TIPS:

  • The Love & Laughter wedding cake was heat embossed and then snipped out with my Paper Snips.  It’s popped up on Stampin’ Dimensionals for a 3-D effect.

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  • I used three different options from the Stampin’ Up! Basic Pearls Jewels collection (stick-on is oh so quick and easy).  The little string below the cake looks like a scallop border!
  • The classy striped embossing on Basic Gray card stock was created using the Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine and the Stripes Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.  The Stripes Folder can be yours FREE with a qualifying order (starts with a $50 product order) during the Sale-A-Bration Promotion.  Learn more about Stampin’ Up! Sale-A-Bration.

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  • Alas . . . the Paper Doily Sizzlits Die.  Yes, it can be a challenge getting the tension right for clean cutting and popping out those intricate bits (I use my Paper Piercer).  However, the finished result is worth a little experimentation with the tension (“to shim or not to shim”) and Big Shot sandwich order.  This can vary from Big Shot to Big Shot.  Please, don’t force it through 🙂
  • Here’s my Paper Doily Sizzlits  line up (from bottom to top):  Multi-Purpose Platform on Tab 1, Cutting Pad, 1 piece of Whisper White Card Stock used as a shim, Paper Doily Sizzlits Die face up (centered on the shim and platform), Whisper White Card Stock, Cutting Pad.  Note:  This will vary a touch depending on the thickness of the card stock or if using Stampin’ Up! Designer Series Paper.

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Stamp Set:  Love & Laughter (Wood-Mount 125475, Clear-Mount 125477)
Paper:  Basic Black (121045), Basic Gray (121044), Whisper White (100730), Melon Mambo (115320)
Ink:  VersaMark Pad (102283)
Cool Tools:  Heart to Heart Punch (119881), 3/16″ Corner Punch (119871), 1 1/4″ Square Punch (for flagged end, 119865), Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine (113439), Paper Doily Sizzlits Die (125592), Stripes Textured Impressions Embossing Folder (Sale-A-Bration 127710), Heat Tool (100005), White Embossing Powder (109132), Embossing Buddy (103083), Paper Snips (103579), Paper Piercing Tool (for popping out doily bits, 116631)
The Perfect Touch:  Jewels Basic Pearls (119247), Melon Mambo 1/2″ Scallop dots Ribbon (122985), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430)

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16 Comments:

  1. Such a beautiful card. I like how you used the doily in the bg. Love the colour combo as well.

  2. Absolutely stunning! 🙂

  3. Evette K. Ciampo

    I too love the look of black/white plus the added red. Always in good taste. Your card is brillant and the stamp set is marvelous. Thank you for sharing this with us. evette k.

  4. Well, the card is very Mary…and I love the sketch that Julee came up with because it’s interesting but not overwhelming. Anyone would treasure the duet you did on this card!

  5. BEAUTIFUL Card Mary…..Simply BEAUTIFUL!

  6. Ms Mary, I love, love, this one , the black and white with grey is so elagent ,
    Like always ,
    Hugs, frenchie

  7. Beautiful! Love the crispness of the white embossing on this. Great color combo as well. TFS!!

  8. Gorgeous card Mary. Love the colors

  9. I love the card! I love the colors! I love the embellishments! In other words, what’s not to love? 🙂

  10. Striking…love your card Mary. Thanks for your weekly inspiration

  11. Classy and beautiful!

  12. Hi Mary !

    It’s a beautiful card ! I love the colors and the classy style !

    Have a nice day !

    Sonia, Quebec

  13. kathyc/northcarolina

    Mary, I just LOVE this card! How clever!

  14. Wowzers is this Ever Pretty! 😎 Love the Wonderful colors, texture and fab doily too! Thanks so much for the inspiration! 😎

    Hugs
    Shannon

  15. Mary, this card is absolutely gorgeous! I love it. I love the colors and I love the stamps.

    -Theresa
    http://ahappyscrappylife.blogspot.com

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