Making a CASE for You’ve Got This!

Youve Got This Sympathy Card Stampin Up Mary Fish StampinUp Blog

You’ve Got This stamp set went straight to the top of my wish list when I spotted the simple & pretty sample in the new Stampin’ Up! 2015-2016 Annual Catalog on p. 113.  Not only did it convince me I needed the stamp set, I couldn’t wait to recreate the look with a CASE (Copy And Share with Everyone).

Youve Got This stamp set images

You’ve Got This Clear Mount #139575
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With the sample in mind and a few tweaks, today’s card took 5 minutes to make.  Who couldn’t use a little more artful simplicity in our busy lives?


  • To give this CASE a fresh look with minimal effort, I opted to use Bermuda Bay Ink for the flower and sentiment.

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  • To frame the look, I added a Sahara Sand layer and a Bermuda Bay card base.
  • For a softer background, I “stamped off” the Sahara Sand ink/background stamp on scratch paper once before stamping it on the Whisper White layer.

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  • The Stampin’ Up! Hexagon Punch was used to create the flagged ends.
  • I used one of the new Classy Designer Series Buttons and a piece of Linen Thread to add a simple WOW!  A Glue Dot keeps it in place!

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Stampin' Up! You've Got This Sympathy Card idea by Mary Fish Stampin Pretty

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  1. Thanks, Judy. I sure appreciate your thoughts!

  2. Simple elegance! Thanks for sharing! Love the colors too…subtle background with pop of color on the flower.

  3. Thanks, Carol. I love those new Classy Designer Buttons!

  4. Carol Carriveau

    Love this card design, Mary! This stamp set jumped out at me immediately and had to order it through our pre-order! Love how simple it is and how lovely the cards turn out…love that you just added a small bow of Linen Thread and the very simple but pretty banner!

  5. Beautiful card, Mary. My “You’ve Got This” stamp set arrived today and I just can’t wait to put ink on it!!!

  6. stampingpretty2015

    I sure appreciate your positive feedback. Thanks!

  7. Such a pretty card!

  8. Looks like flower is embossed. So pretty!

  9. I’m sold – love your card.

  10. I LOVE THIS CARD! It is so pretty. I am wondering why you choose to use the hexagon punch for the banner instead of the new Banner punch?

    • Hi Judy: I used the Hexagon Punch so that I could flip it over and see exactly where I was cropping on the end. I had already stamped the sentiment. The Banner Triple Punch would work as well but when you insert it, you can’t see the end (a “blind” punch). It works best for creating a banner first and THEN stamping.

  11. GREAT CASE card my friend. My favorite touch is the ‘Classy Designer Series Button’ and a piece of Linen Thread……That little touch totally completes your card.

  12. Thanks so much, Maria and Frenchie. Your sweet daily comments always brighten my day!

  13. Ooooh, my my breathtaking, she’ll we say Vary Classy , or Beautiful, how about Both, love love love it !!!
    Tfs, looks like a Case for me , :))
    Hugs Frenchie,
    Have a wonderful day MsMary,

  14. Mary, your card is just so beautiful, this lovely image needs nothing to shine on it’s own but the stamped background in Sahara Sand really draws your eyes to the beautiful flower without overpowering it. I love the beautiful detail of the pretty button and linen thread bow.

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