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July - August Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: New Products

22 July, 2021 0 comments Leave a comment

We are very excited to show you all of the new products that will be available in our store, and also at Simon Says Stamp tonight at 8pm (BST) UK time.

We regret to inform you that there will be no coordinating dies for this months release.  We currently have no plans to bring coordinating dies back and can only apologise for any upset or disappointment caused.

July - August New Product Release

 

New Products

    Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for the last of this month's teasers, and if you can, watch the wonderful product reveal video that the truly lovely Michelle has produced, you won't be disappointed.

    For a chance to win all of this month's new stamp sets, please head on over to our facebook page and leave a comment on today's post.

    We are truly grateful for your company once again this month.  Apologies if the two months worth of products combined is a tad overwhelming, we had some issues with our manufacturer turnaround times which is understandable at the moment.

    We will be back in September with our Halloween release, until then, hope you are well and please take care x

     

    July - August Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: Introducing Sweet Floral Friends and Sweet Floral Scenes

    22 July, 2021 2 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 5 of the July - August Release Countdown Teasers.

    Today we're introducing three stamp sets called Sweet Floral Friends, Sweet Floral Scenes and Sweet Floral Scenes II.

      Sending Love

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp scene in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
      • Stamp character in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Cut out character with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
      • Stamp sentiment flag in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

       

      Best of Luck

      Instructions

      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
      • Stamp scene in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
      • Stamp character in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
      • Cut out character with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
      • Stamp sentiment flag in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
      Our full product reveal post with follow shortly, hope you can find the time to pop back later.

       

      Clearly Besotted Supplies

      Other Supplies

      • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
      • MISTI stamping platform

       

      July - August Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: Introducing Sweet Floral Gnomes and Picture It Gnome Home

      21 July, 2021 2 comments Leave a comment

      Welcome back to day 4 of the July - August Release Countdown Teasers.

      Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Sweet Floral Gnomes and Picture It Gnome Home.

        Happy Retirement

        Instructions

        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
        • Stamp scene in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
        • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
        • Stamp gnomes in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
        • Cut out gnomes with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
        • Stamp sentiment flag in black ink on to separate white card, cut out with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads

         

        There Is Gnome One Lovelier Than You

        Instructions

        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
        • Die cut large rectangle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
        • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
        • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with pale yellow ink, add pattern detail on top using mini ink blending tool with stencil and pale orange ink
        • Remove stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
        • Stamp gnome and toadstool in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
        • Cut out gnome and toadstool with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
        • Stamp sentiment in black ink

         

         Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

        Thank you very much for joining us today.

         

        Clearly Besotted Supplies

        Other Supplies

        • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
        • Spellbinders Neastbilities rectangle dies
        • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
        • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
        • Versacolor Ink pads
        • Copic Sketch markers
        • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
        • Mylar sheet 190 micron
        • Ranger mini ink blending tool
        • MISTI stamping platform

         

        July - August Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Introducing Lazy Dayzzz and Ring Around Summer

        20 July, 2021 3 comments Leave a comment

        Welcome back to day 3 of the July - August Release Countdown Teasers.

        Today we're introducing two stamp sets called Lazy Dayzzz and Ring Around Summer.

          This Is My Resting Beach Face

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp beach scene in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
          • Ink blend sky background using mini ink blending tool with orange and yellow inks
          • Remove mask, colour scene with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
          • Stamp sloth in hammock in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Cut out sloth in hammock with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
          • Stamp sentiment in black ink

           

          Happy Birthday

          Instructions

          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
          • Stamp wreath in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm kraft card
          • Colour wreath with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
          • Stamp toucan in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
          • Cut out toucan with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
          • Stamp circle tag and sentiment in black ink on to separate white card and punch small hole at the top
          • Cut out circle tag with scissors, attach black twine and tie in a bow, then adhere to card using foam pads

           Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

          Thank you very much for joining us today.

           

          Clearly Besotted Supplies

          Other Supplies

          • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
          • Lawn Fawn Kraft cardstock
          • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
          • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
          • Versacolor Ink pads
          • Copic Sketch markers
          • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
          • Black twine
          • Ranger mini ink blending tool
          • MISTI stamping platform

           

          July - August Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Introducing Sweet Floral 123 and Sweet Floral ABC

          19 July, 2021 3 comments Leave a comment

          Welcome back to day 2 of the July - August Release Countdown Teasers.

          Today we're introducing three stamp sets called Sweet Floral 123, Sweet Floral ABC Set 1 and Sweet Floral ABC Set 2.

            Sending You Love

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using mini ink blending tool and heart stencil with coral and peach inks
            • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
            • Stamp letters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Cut out letters with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment in black ink

             

            Happy Birthday Have A Fabulous Day

            Instructions

            • A6 kraft card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
            • Die cut two tags from white card
            • Add colour to one tag using mini ink blending tool with turquoise and green inks
            • Die cut a decorative edge along the bottom of the turquoise tag and then adhere on top of the white tag using foam pads for dimension
            • Die cut hole reinforcement from white card and adhere to tag using glue pen
            • Attach black twine to tag and tie in a bow, then adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
            • Stamp numbers in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Cut out numbers with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment in black ink

             

            You're The Best Friend Anyone Could Ask For

            Instructions

            • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
            • Cover card base with 10.5 cm x 14.5 cm pattern paper using adhesive roller
            • Adhere 8.5 cm x 12.5 cm white card to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
            • Stamp letters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
            • Cut out letters with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
            • Stamp sentiment in black ink

              Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

              Thank you very much for joining us today.

               

              Clearly Besotted Supplies

              Other Supplies

              • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
              • Doodlebug pattern paper
              • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
              • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
              • Versacolor Ink pads
              • Copic Sketch markers
              • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
              • Black twine
              • Ranger mini ink blending tool
              • MISTI stamping platform

               

              July - August Release Countdown Teasers Day 1: Introducing Cocktail Hour and Ice Ice Plushies

              18 July, 2021 6 comments Leave a comment

              The combined July - August release countdown teasers start today and we are thrilled that our firm favourites Francine Vuillème and Alberto Gava are guest designing again this month.

              Also guest designing this month is the exceptionally talented Mona Toth and we couldn't be more delighted!  Mona's creations are absolutely sublime and we're very lucky to have her join our July - August Countdown Teasers.

               

              There are twelve new stamp sets coming on the 22nd of July and today we're introducing two stamp sets called Cocktail Hour and Ice Ice Plushies.

                Shake It Up On Your Birthday

                Instructions

                • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using mini ink blending tool and stencil with yellow and pink inks
                • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                • Stamp bar and characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                • Cut out bar and characters with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                 

                You're Worth Melting For

                Instructions

                • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                • Die cut three small tags from white card, add colour using mini ink blending tool and two shades of turquoise ink
                • Attach black twine to tags
                • Adhere tags to card base using foam pads
                • Stamp characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                • Cut out characters with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                  Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

                  Thank you very much for joining us today.

                   

                  Clearly Besotted Supplies

                  Other Supplies

                  • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
                  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
                  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
                  • Versacolor Ink pads
                  • Copic Sketch markers
                  • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
                  • Black Twine
                  • MISTI stamping platform

                   

                  June Release Countdown Teasers Day 5: New Products

                  05 June, 2021 1 comment Leave a comment

                  We are very excited to show you all of the new products that will be available in our store, and also at Simon Says Stamp tonight at 8pm (BST) UK time.

                  We regret to inform you that there will be no coordinating dies for this months release.  We currently have no plans to bring coordinating dies back and can only apologise for any upset or disappointment caused.

                  June New Product Release

                   

                  New Products

                    Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for the last of this month's teasers, and please don't forget to watch the superb product reveal video that the wonderful Michelle has once again generously produced for us.

                    For a chance to win all of this month's new stamp sets, please head on over to our facebook page and leave a comment on today's post.

                    I had my first vaccine dose a couple of weeks ago which has alleviated my anxiety somewhat...I may even venture out to the supermarket one of these days!

                    Thank you so much for you company and please continue to look after yourselves x

                     

                    June Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: Introducing I Dig You and I Pick You

                    04 June, 2021 2 comments Leave a comment

                    Welcome back to day 4 of the June Release Countdown Teasers.

                    Today we're introducing three stamp sets called I Dig You, I Pick You and I Pick You Additions

                    You Grow Girl Good Luck!

                     

                    Instructions

                    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                    • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using mini ink blending tool and hill stencil with brown and green inks, and cloud outline stencil with pale blue ink
                    • Remove stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                    • Stamp moles and vegetables in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                    • Cut out moles and vegetables with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                    • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                     

                    You Grow Girl Good Luck!

                     

                    Instructions

                    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                    • Die cut large circle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
                    • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
                    • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool and hill stencil with brown and green inks, and cloud outline stencil with pale blue ink
                    • Remove stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                    • Stamp squirrel and shoots in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                    • Cut out squirrel and shoots with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                    • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Sending Get Well Wishes

                       

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                      • Mask off 2.5 cm from bottom of 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, and ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with coral ink
                      • Add apple pattern on top using mini ink blending tool and stencil, with white pigment ink
                      • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp characters and fruit baskets in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out characters and fruit baskets with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      You're The Apple of My Eye

                       

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Die cut large circle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
                      • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
                      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with pale blue ink
                      • Add apple pattern on top using mini ink blending tool and stencil, with white pigment ink
                      • Remove stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp tree scene and characters in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out tree scene and characters with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                      Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

                      Thank you very much for joining us today.

                       

                      Clearly Besotted Supplies

                      Other Supplies

                      • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
                      • Spellbinder Nestabilities circle dies
                      • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
                      • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
                      • Versacolor Ink pads
                      • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink
                      • Copic Sketch markers
                      • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                      • Mylar sheet 190 micron
                      • Ranger mini ink blending tool
                      • MISTI stamping platform

                       

                      June Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Introducing Balloon Bunch Bugs

                      03 June, 2021 3 comments Leave a comment

                      Welcome back to day 3 of the June Release Countdown Teasers.

                      Today we're introducing a stamp set called Balloon Bunch Bugs, the latest addition to our popular Balloon Bunch series.

                      Take The Weight Off Your Wings

                       

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Ink blend background on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card using mini ink blending tool and cloud stencil with two shades of blue ink
                      • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp bugs and balloons in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out bugs and balloons with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                       

                      Beelieve In Yourself

                       

                      Instructions

                      • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                      • Stamp houses in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
                      • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool and cloud stencil with pale blue ink
                      • Remove stencil and mask, colour houses with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                      • Stamp bee and balloon in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                      • Cut out bee and balloon with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                      • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                        Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

                        Thank you very much for joining us today.

                         

                        Clearly Besotted Supplies

                        Other Supplies

                        • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
                        • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
                        • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
                        • Versacolor Ink pads
                        • Copic Sketch markers
                        • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                        • Ranger mini ink blending tool
                        • MISTI stamping platform

                         

                        June Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Introducing Flower Friends and Making Budgie Plans

                        02 June, 2021 5 comments Leave a comment

                        Welcome back to day 2 of the June Release Countdown Teasers.

                        Today we're introducing three stamp sets called Flower Friends, Flower Friends Additions and Making Budgie Plans.

                        Hope You Have A Speedy Recovery

                         

                        Instructions

                        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                        • Die cut large rectangle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
                        • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, and secure in place with washi tape
                        • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with two shades of turquoise ink
                        • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                        • Stamp flowers in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                        • Cut out flowers with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                        • Stamp hippo in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, then add white highlight detail with gel pen
                        • Cut out hippo with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                        • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                         

                        I Think You're Fabulous

                        Instructions

                        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                        • Die cut large circle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
                        • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card and secure in place with washi tape
                        • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with pale brown ink, add wood grain detail on top using mini ink blending tool with stencil and brown ink
                        • Remove stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                        • Stamp hippo in black ink on to separate white card, colour with combination of markers and pencils, then add white highlight detail with gel pen
                        • Cut out hippo with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                        • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                         

                        You're So Tweet

                         

                        Instructions

                        • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
                        • Die cut large rectangle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
                        • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of 10 cm x 14 cm white card, landscape orientation, and secure in place with washi tape
                        • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool and hill stencil with two shades of green ink, and cloud outline stencil with pale blue ink
                        • Remove stencils and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                        • Stamp budgies in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                        • Cut out budgies with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                        • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                         

                          It's Your Bird-Day

                          Instructions

                          • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
                          • Stamp trees in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
                          • Die cut large circle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
                          • Position custom made stencil centrally to frame trees and secure in place with washi tape
                          • Mask across the bottom of the circle stencil using washi tape
                          • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with pale blue and pale pink inks
                          • Remove stencil and adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive roller
                          • Stamp budgies in black ink on to separate white card, colour with markers and add white highlight detail with gel pen
                          • Cut out budgies with scissors and adhere to card using foam pads
                          • Stamp sentiment in black ink

                            Please check in on our fantastic Design Team for more countdown teasers:

                            Thank you very much for joining us today.

                             

                            Clearly Besotted Supplies

                            Other Supplies

                            • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
                            • Spellbinder Nestabilities rectangle dies
                            • Spellbinder Nestabilities circle dies
                            • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
                            • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
                            • Versacolor Ink pads
                            • Copic Sketch markers
                            • Faber-Castell Polychromos pencils
                            • Uni-ball Signo white gel pen
                            • Mylar sheet 190 micron
                            • Ranger mini ink blending tool
                            • MISTI stamping platform

                             

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