Wednesday, February 19, 2020

What's New At SU February Blog Hop Product Coordination

Welcome to the What's New At SU February Blog Hop as we showcase the amazing new products from the Product Coordination Release. These wonderful products coordinate with select products in the January-June 2020 Mini Catalog and 2020 Sale-a-bration Catalog and are available until March 31st or until supplies last. You will be visiting with Stampin' Up! Demonstrators as we share ideas to inspire you to create with these fun new products.
 For my card design today, I have chosen to use the Sale-a-bration stamp set, Happy Birthday To You (item #152308), which you can earn Free with a qualifying $50 order, and the coordinating Birthday Days from the Coordination Product Release. I love that these dies mean no more fussy cutting and provide so many options for creating with this stamp set. 
 To create my card, I chose to use Thick Whisper White cardstock for my card base and I added a layer of Purple Posy cardstock that I embossed using the Tufted 3D Embossing Folder (item #151785) to create a soft background. 
The focal image was created by stamping the detailed cake image twice onto Whisper White cardstock using Memento Tuxedo Black ink. I colored the images using a combination of Purple Posy, Soft Sea Foam and So Saffron Stampin' Blends Markers. Using the dies from the Birthday Dies (item #153590), I die cut one of the images with the die that cut out the whole cake image and the other I die cut just the flowers image using the coordinating die. 
 In addition, I die cut one of the cake pedestals and two of the fern dies from Silver Foil to complete the design. I snipped off the stamped cake pedestal using paper snips and attached the Silver Foil one to the bottom of the stamped cake image using Snail Adhesive. I attached the flowers image to the cake image using Stampin' Dimensionals, making sure they were lined up. I then attached the cake image to the card front using Stampin' Dimensionals, placing it towards the top to leave room for the sentiment. 

For the sentiment, I heat embossed the image using Silver Embossing Powder and die cut it using one of the Ornate Frames Dies (item #150664) and attached it to the bottom of the card front with Snail Adhesive. To complete the card design, I added Basic Rhinestones for a touch of bling and a small bow created using the Whisper White 1/4" Crinkled Seam Binding Ribbon (item # 151326). I attached the bow to the cake pedestal using a Mini Glue Dot. 
This soft and pretty card design is perfect for a variety of occasions including birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and so much more.

Thank you for taking the time to visit my blog today. I hope that my card design provides you with some inspiration to create your own beautiful projects. 

Now it's time to visit Diane's blog and see what wonderful ideas she has to share with us. Just click on the Next button below to visit her blog or use the Previous Button to return to Heather's Blog. We also have a Roll Call List to help you if you get lost along the way. I hope you enjoy the rest of our blog hop.

February 2020 Blog Hop Roll Call
Joyce Whitman- Stampin’ Scrapper
Sharon Burkert- As the Ink Dries
Brenda Copper- Stamping with the Copper Cropper
Heather Cooper- Playing with Paper Crafting
Tricia Butts- Tricia’s Stamping Creations
Diane Browning- 247inkspiration
Loni Spendlove- Creative Juice by Loni
Anke Heim- Scraphexe

If you live in the U.S. and do not already have a Stampin' Up! Demonstrator, please contact me and I would be happy to help you. 

Until Next Time
Happy Stamping,
Tricia Butts
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  1. Cake stand + foil sheets = Perfect Presentation!

    1. Thank you Loni. I love using foil to step up this pretty design.

  2. Very nice card. Thank you for sharing

    1. Thank you Joyce. I love the purple combination.

  3. Very elegant! I love the silver foil cake stand.

    1. Thank you Brenda. I love using foil to step up the design.

  4. Tricia, great minds think alike, with the Happy Birthday To You Stamp set in purple! I love your design!

    1. Thank you Heather. I love how this stamp set looks in purple. Definitely great minds think alike :)

  5. Very pretty card. You did a great job coloring the flowers, everything is very soft and eleant.

    1. Thank you Sharon. The flowers on the cake are wonderful for coloring with the Stampin' Blends Markers.