Pretty in Paisleys & Posies

Stampin Up Paisley and Posies Thank you card idea - Mary Fish stampinup

With the release of the Holiday Catalog (read more here), I hope you’ve had a chance to check out this wonderful  photopolymer stamp set, Paisleys & Posies.  This is one of those sets that has unlimited possibilities and will be on the list of My Favorite Things from the holiday catalog (coming soon)!  It’s available as a bundle with the coordinating Paisley Framelits Dies at an additional 10% savings.

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Images © Country Door Catalog

Today’s card was inspired by this photo in the Country Door Catalog.

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  • Measure it!  The A2 (5 1/2″ x 4 1/4″) card base is Chocolate Chip cardstock. The stamped and embossed Very Vanilla panel measures 5 1/2″ x 2 1/4″.
Paisleys & Posies Stampin Up

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  • The Paisleys & Posies Photopolymer stamp set has 18 images making it easy to create pretty and unique backgrounds.

Stampin Up Paisleys and Posies Thank you card ideas - Mary Fish stampinup

  • Stampin’ Write Markers are the perfect coloring tools for these images.
  • Make it Interesting!  A quick run through the Big Shot with the Elegant Dots embossing folder adds a touch of texture to both the card and envelope.

Stampin Up Paisleys and Posies Thank you cards idea - Mary Fish stampinup

  • Hover and Pin it!  The photo above shows key products for today’s Paisleys & Posies thank you card that you can save or pin to Pinterest.  If you are viewing this post by email, you’ll need to click the title of the post to access my blog and pin.  See ALL my labeled product photos in one spot on my How to Make Simple Cards board on Pinterest.
  • This card was created by my Stampin’ Pretty Design Group.

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  1. Nancy Huntley

    I love this card and plan to case it. Hope you don’t mind. Love the colors and layout.

  2. Mary – fantastic card and I agree with Frenchie, Ramsey and Kadie. Truly an inspiration using other colors. Thanks for sharing with all of us.

  3. What a beautiful card, Mary. I love the great stamping and coloring of the pretty paisley images. Then embossing it is very clever. I’ll have to remember that tip. Have a great day.

  4. Oh, my! I love the quilted look! I will definitely be giving this a try. Thanks for the inspiration.

  5. Ohh!! Mary!!! This is one lovely and elegant Fall card, the design on that beautiful comforter was perfectly transferred to your amazing card, not only with the gorgeous colors but with the embossing as well.
    Beautifully done, my dear.
    Thank you for sharing.

  6. Ooooommmmggggg, what a beautiful and Classy Card MsMary!!!
    That is aWOW of a card , love the bed spread also, I want it , lol
    Thanks for SHARING
    Hugs Frenchie

  7. Kadie in Arizona

    FANTASTIC and CRISP color combination my friend.

  8. Robbye Hamilton

    Beautiful card, I like be the colors that were chosen. I’m beginning to think this is a must have stamp set because of its versatility.

  9. Ramsey Alexander

    Very nice! The use of Chocolate Chip ink reminds me to use other colors besides black for the outlines! Love it! Thanks Mary!

  10. Nancy Farrell

    Just Gorgeous Mary!!!!! It is absolutely perfect. LOVE running it thru the EF. Coloring is so neat. Colors are so fall-ish. Great card. Happy Labor Day. How are the “renos” coming?

  11. Patsy Harbaugh

    Pretty. You nailed it!

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