Sunday, 25 October 2009

Stamp With Us Sketch Challenge

Wow what a week we have had! We have just finished week one of Stamp With Us online and although we love love love every minute of it, it is jolly hard work! We have more exciting things to come this week and although we are half way through it's still not to late to join in if you would like to as you will have access to all Stamp With Us Winter classes.

Onto this weeks very important:

Stamp With Us

The winner this week is:

Congratulations Linda, if you would like to grab the blinkie from the right hand side and display it with pride then please feel free to do so! Everyone please pop over and check out Linda's card it is FAB!

Now onto this weeks challenge, this week it is a Sketch challenge and this is the sketch that we would like you to draw your inspiration from:

Here are the DT's cards this week:

Loads of Love and accessories, Happy Everything stamp set
Chocolate Chip, Mellow Moss, Real Red and Krfat card stock
1 3/4", 1 3/8", 1 1/4" circle punches and Heart to Heart punch
Mat pack and Crystal Effects

Stamps: Season of Joy
Papers: Merry Moments
Inks: Chocolate Chip
Card: Chocolate Chip & Very Vanilla
Other: Circle Punches

Stamps: Loads of Love, Loads of love Accessories
Cardstock: Real read, Old Olive, Kraft
Colouring Meduim: Watercolour Crayons, Stampin write markers
Ribbon : 5/8" Old Olive Grosgrain
Puches: Oval standard, Scallop Oval

Stamps: Winter Post , Punches all (Hostess gift)
Cardstock: Very Vanilla, Old Olive, Reall Red.
Papers: Merry Moments
Inls Pads: Old Olive, Real Red:
Linen Thread, Brads
Piercing Tool
Cardstock - Basic Black, Lavender Lace and Pumpkin Pie
Scallop Edge punch
Scallop Circle Punch
1 3/8 punch
Occasional Greetings
Word Window punch
All in the Family accessories
Striped grosgrain ribbon

Stamp Sets: A Rose is A Rose, Seeing Spots
Card: Very Vanilla, Kraft, Not Quite Navy, Mellow Moss
Ink: Bordering Blue, Not Quite Navy, Mellow Moss, Always Artichoke
DSP: Bella Bleu
Ribbon: Mellow Moss Taffeta

Stamps = Say It With Scallops
Card = Tempting Turquoise, Summer Sun & Rose Red
Inks = Black & Rose Red
Papers = Pink Flamingo
Other = Red Glitter Glue & Circle Punches

We can't wait to see your creations.

The Stamp With Us team xxx

Sunday, 18 October 2009

Stamp with Us Recipe Challenge & Online Classes

Morning stampers!

I can't believe the week has gone by so fast! Where does the time go...........

Firstly a reminder.......

Stamp with us winter starts TODAY!!!! (which is why the 3 of us haven't had a chance to join in with the challenge this week!SORRY) We have been busy creating and as we all LOVE Christmas we are extra excited about this round of classes. Hopefully see you tonight at the launch chat & challenge!

Back to this weeks challenge, firstly thank you so much to everyone who has joined in this week we are really excited to announce that the second winner of:

Stamp With Us

The winner is:

Congratulations Carolynne, if you would like to grab the blinkie from the right hand side and display it with pride! You have also won FREE entry into Stamp With Us Winter! Please email us at and we will send you further details.

This weeks challenge is a Recipe challenge the recipe is:

3 patterned papers, 3 brads, 3 coloured cards and 3 different stamps

Here are the wonderful creations that out FABULOUS design team have come up with this week!

Merry Moments papers
Sparkly and Bright stamp set
1 3/8 circle punch
Scallop Circle punch
Scallop Oval punch
Real Red brads x 3
Eyelet Border punch

Stamps: Flight of the Butterfly
Card: Whisper White, Tempting Turquoise, Summer Sun
Ink: Tempting Turquoise, Summer Sun, Cameo Coral
DSP all from Pink Flamingo DSP
Brads Rhinestone Circle Ice

Stamps - Trendy Trees
Inks & c/s - Real Red/Summer Sun/Tempting Turquoise/whisper white/Choc Chip
Accessories - Silver Brads
Tools - Scallop Border Punch/Mat Pack/ 1/4" circle punch/ Word Window Punch/ SAMJ
DSP - Pink Flamingo

Stamps = Autumn Days & French Filigree Background
Card = Creamy Caramel, Apricot Appeal & Bashful Blue (die cut flower)
Papers = More Mustard, Spiced Cider & So Saffron
Inks = Close to Cocoa, Pumpkin Pie, More, Mustard & Creamy Caramel
Other = Three for You & Plain Oval Punch, Earth Brads & Butterfly Chipboard Shape

Stamp sets: Flight of the Butterfly, Fresh Cuts
Cardstock: Cameo Coral, Green Galore, Blush Blossom
Ink: Green Galore, Tempting Turquoise
DSP: Kaleidoscope
Brads: Earth Elements
Punches: Butterfly

Stamps: Trendy Trees
Cardstock: Kraft, Not Quiet Navy, Very Vanilla
Patterned Papers: Bella Bleu
Ink pads: Creamy Caramel, Not Quiet Navy
Window Punch

Thank you so much to everyone who joined in last week, if you are joining in with the online classes then we will see you tonight at the launch chat!

The Stamp With Us team xxx

Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Stamp With Us Winter!!!!!

Just a reminder to let you know that Stamp With Us Winter online classes begin on Sunday 18th October! It will be packed to the rafters with Christmas & winter inspired projects!
Just click on the button on the top right to register straight away or click on the above "Online Classes" link for more information.
We are so excited about this round and can't wait to share our projects with you!
So what are you waiting for? come and STAMP WITH US!

Sunday, 11 October 2009

Stamp With Us Colour Challenge

Good morning and welcome to another Stamp With Us challenge.

Firstly though I would like to announce the first ever winner of:

Stamp With Us

the winner is....................Congratulations Donna, if you would like to grab the blinkie from the right hand side and display it with pride! You have also won FREE entry into Stamp With Us Winter! Please email us at and we will send you further details.

Right onto this weeks challenge, this week it is a colour challenge and we would like you to take your colour inspiration from the following picture:

Here are this weeks DT cards:
Stamps: Tree Trimmings, Best Yet
Inks: Not Quite Navy, Old Olive, Chocolate Chip & Black
Card: Taken With Teal and Whisper White
Paper: Old Olive DSP
Other:White Ribbon & Black pen

Stamps - In the Stars
Ink - Night of Navy/Old Olive
Card - Whisper White/Taken With Teal/Chocolate Chip/Old Olive
Other - white gel pen/scallop edge punch/corner rounder punch/Cuttlebug embossing folder/star punch/brads/sewing machine


Night of Navy card blank and ink
Taken With Teal card and Ink
Old Olive ink
Chocolate Chip card
Bella Toile background
Flight of the Butterfly
Butterfly punch
White taffeta ribbon
Playground button

Stamps: Animal Stories
Card: Not Quite Navy, Whisper White, Certain Celery
Ink: Not Quite Navy, Bashful Blue, Bordering Blue, Brocade Blue, Ballet Blue, Certain Celery, Garden Green and Close to Cocoa
Eyelet Punch
Stamp sets: Animal Stories, Oval All
Cardstock: Night of Navy, Brocade Blue, Bashful Blue, Taken with Teal, Whisper White, Certainly Celery, Always Artichoke
Ink: Night of Navy, Brocade Blue, Bashful Blue, Taken with Teal
Punches: 5-petal flower, 1/2" Circle, Scallop Edge, Scallop Oval, Large Oval
Narrow Grosgrain Ribbon: Chocolate Chip
Other: Brads
Stamps - Flight of the Butterfly
Inks & c/s - Ballet Blue/Bright Blue/Taken with Teal/Old Olive/Choc Chip/Whisper White
Accessories - Choc Chip Grosgrain Ribbon/Dazzling Diamonds
Tools - Mat Pack & Paper Piercer/Scallop Border Punch/ 1 3/8" & 1" circle punches

Stamps = Itty Bitty Buds
Inks = Certainly Celery, Chocolate Chip, Handsome Hunter, Night of Navy & Taken with Teal

Thank you so much to all who entered last week, we can't wait to see what you come up with this week.

The Stamp With Us team xxx

Sunday, 4 October 2009

Stamp With Us Theme Challenge

Good morning, well what an exhausting week it has been! The launch of a new catalogue is always super exciting but super busy to!

Something else exciting! This week we are introducing the STAMP WITH US TOP SPOT this will be our favorite card/project of the week and comes with it's own new blinkie!


So do you want to be the first person to win this newly coveted prize???? a little something extra we will be giving the next 2 owners of the award a FREE entry to the STAMP WITH US WINTER online classes. So as they have to be in it to win it!

Onto this weeks challenge, this week it is a theme challenge and the theme is:


So have a look at the DT's entry's for some inspiration then get crafting!


Stamp Sets: Season of Joy & Seeing Spots
Card: Chocolate Chip, Pumpkin Pie & Old Olive
Ink: Chocolate Chip, Pumpkin Pie & Old Olive
Punched: Circle Scallop, 1" Circle & 1 1/4" Circle
Non SU: Cocktail Stick and chocolate flake cupcake! YUM YUM YUM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Stamps: Petal Pizazz
Ink pads: Bashful Blue, Rose Red,Certainly Celery, Old Olive
Paper: Summer Picnic,
Cardstock: Whisper white, Real Red
Ribbon: Old Olive Grosgrain


Cardstock: Close to Cocoa, More Mustard, Chocolate Chip
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Punches: Scallop Circle, 1-3/8" Circle, 1-1/4" Circle, 1/2" Circle, 1/8" Circle, Large Oval, Boho Blossoms, Corner Rounder
Non-SU: Small pack of tissues


Stamps = Nursery Necessities
Card = Bashful Blue
Inks = Bashful Blue, Real Red & Black
Other = White Gel Pen, Bashful Blue Stripped Grosgrain Ribbon

Lavender Lace card
Elegant Eggplant card, ink and ribbon
FLight of the Butterfly stamp set
Scallop Edge punch
Clear bag
Tag punches
Best Yet set

Stamps - Tags for All
Ink - Real Read/Sage Shadow/Old Olive/Night of Navy
Card - Real Red/Old Olive/Sage Shadow/Close to Cocoa/Chocolate Chip/Night of Navy

I hope you have enjoyed our projects this week, it makes a nice change from cards!

See you next week!

The Stamp With Us team xxx

Thursday, 1 October 2009


Just to let you all know that today is launch day for the 2009-2010 idea book and catalogue. Just click the book to have a look!!!!

The Stamp With Us team xxx