Autumn Goodness

Can you believe it, it's September already!  Where did the summer go!  My theme for cards this week is Autumn and today I'm sharing a card I creating using the Autumn Goodness Bundle along the Gilded Autumn Specialty Designer Series Paper from the August to December Mini Catalogue.  There are an amazing collection of Autumn themed products starting on page 44 of the catalogue!  Check them out using this link.  


  1. Cut Early Espresso cardstock 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" and fold in half to form card base,
  2. Cut Very Vanilla cardstock 4" x 5 1/4" and emboss with Tasteful Textile Embossing Folder.  Adhere to card base using Stampin' Seal.
  3. Cut Cajun Craze cardstock 1 1/4" x 3 3/4" and adhere to the top left hand corner card base approximately 1/4" from top and left side using Stampin' Seal.
  4. Cut Mint Macaron cardstock 2 3/4" x 4 1/4"
  5. Cut Designer Series Paper 2 1/2" x 4" and adhere to Mint Macaron piece using Stampin' Seal.
  6. Cut Very Vanilla cardstock 2 1/2" x 1 1/4".  Stamp sentiment using Cajun Craze ink.  Stamp wheat stalks on each end using Crumb Cake Ink.
  7. Adhere to Designer Series Paper at the bottom using Stampin' Seal.
  8. Adhere to card base on bottom right using Dimensionals.
  9. Cut Cajun Craze cardstock 1/2" x 3 1/2" and adhere to card base at top of sentiment piece using Stampin' Seal.  You may need to use a Dimensional on the left end to prevent it from sagging.
  10. Cut out label from Early Espresso cardstock using die from Tasteful Labels Dies.
  11. Stamp wheat stalk using Crumb Cake ink on a scrap of Very Vanilla cardstock.  Cut out with die and adhere to Early Espresso label using Dimensionals.
  12. Cut 2 pieces of Linen Thread approximately 6" long.  Put pieces together and tie a small bow.  Adhere to wheat stalk using a Glue Dot.
  13. Adhere label to card base using Dimensionals.
  14. Adhere 3 Gilded Gems

Supply List

Stampin' Cut & Emboss

Today's the day that you can finally order your Stampin' Cut & Emboss standard sized machine!  I'm so excited that you'll finally be able to get your hands on this amazing product!  I've been loving playing with mine for the past month!  It is amazing!  Cost is $163 CDN

Here's some of the features:
  • Wide 6" (15.2 cm) platform for all your crafting needs.
  • Weighs approximately 8.1 pounds (3.67 kg). Platform folds to make transporting easy and to take up less space when storing.
  • Works with all Stampin’ Cut & Emboss dies and embossing folders.
  • Simple to make a sandwich. Includes plates that are labeled with a number and are color coded for easy use.
  • All the plates you need to get started are included: 1 Base Plate (Plate 1), 1 Die Plate (Plate 2), 2 Cutting Plates (Plate 3), and 1 Specialty Plate (Plate 4).
  • Great for seasoned crafters who want a solution for all their die cutting and embossing needs.
To place your order, use Item Code 149653 in my Online Store!

Mega Autumn Tutorial Bundle

Demonstrators from around the world created a MEGA Bundle of Tutorials! There are a AMAZING 82 tutorials in this bundle! The cards are autumn themed and feature products from page 44 - 51 of the catalogue, but you'll be able to use the layouts to make cards or projects using other stampsets. 

Each tutorial contains a product list, measurements (in both Inches and Metric) and step-by-step instructions. 

Here's how you can get this amazing Tutorial Bundle

Virtual Holiday Stamping Retreat

I'm partnering with Diane Evans (Stampin With Diane) to bring you a Holiday Virtual Stamping Retreat.  We're really excited! While we'd all like to be able to get together to stamp, that just isn't possible yet, so we're partnering to bring you 12 hours of fun! The date will be September 26! The event will be hosted on Zoom as well as streamed to a private Facebook Group for the Make and Take Sessions.

The cost is $100 which includes:

  • TWO stamp sets - In The Pines and Ornamental Envelopes
  • 6 Make and Take projects (includes the supplies, but you provide the adhesives and inks) and PDF instructions
  • Pillow gift
  • Prizes throughout the day

There will be a raffle (tickets are extra) for a large Stampin' Cut & Emboss machine, Stamp set and Dies Bundle and other prizes (depending on the tickets sold).

  • Add on Options

    1. Raffle Tickets: $5 each or 3 for $13
    2. Pine Woods Dies $54.35
    3. Envelopes dies $54.35
When you register, select the options that you want. Diane or I will be in touch with the information about payment (e-transfer, cash or cheque).

Click here to register!  Registration and payment is due by September 7th so that we can get your stampsets and Make and Take Kits delivered/mailed to you.

Shopping with Me!

If you live in Canada, I would love to be your demonstrator!  
You can check out the Annual Catalogue using this PDF link.  
You can also check out the new August to December Mini Catalogue using this link.

Please be sure to use the current Host Code 44EHK9MY to receive a free gift from me. When you place a $50 order (before shipping and taxes) using the Host Code, I'll send you four cards and instructions by mail as a thank you.  If your order is over $200, please do not use the Hostess Code as you'll qualify for Stampin' Rewards, but I'll still send you the 4 free cards!  
Don't forget to use your bonus coupons!

Happy Stamping!

  • Visit my Online Store here
  • Shop the Clearance Rack here
  • Earn FREE Stampin' Up! Products - Join my Rewards Program
  • Join my Team here
  • Free set of 4 cards and instructions with every $50 order
  • Check out my Tutorials for Sale 
  • Check out my Upcoming Events
  • Buy Retired Stampin' Up! Products (Canadian Residents Only)
  • Register for Holiday Virtual Stamping Retreat

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