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February Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: Blossoms In Bloom

31 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

Welcome back to day 4 of the February release countdown teasers.

Today we're introducing a stamp set called Blossoms In Bloom.

Sending Love

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour using markers
  • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
  • Lightly draw circle with pencil using any circle template, colour with markers and erase pencil lines
  • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink onto strip of black card, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
  • Adhere sentiment using foam pads

 

You Are Beautiful Inside & Out

Instructions

  • 10.5 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
  • Stamp sentiment in centre with black ink
  • Stamp flowers four times with black ink and colour using markers
  • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
  • Die cut flowers
  • Adhere flowers to card using foam pads

 

Many Thanks

Instructions

  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Die cut three rectangle panels from pink stripe pattern paper and adhere to card base using foam pads
  • Stamp sentiment with black ink
  • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour using markers
  • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
  • Die cut flowers
  • Adhere flowers to card using foam pads

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Echo Park pattern paper
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaMark ink pad
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • White embossing powder
    • Heat Gun
    • MISTI stamping platform

     

    February Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: My Sweetheart

    31 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 4 of the February release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called My Sweetheart.

    Celebrate

    Instructions

    • 10.5 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
    • Adhere turquoise card measuring 9 cm x 9 cm  to white card base
    • Stamp flowers onto centre of white card measuring 10 cm x 10 cm with black ink and colour using pencils
    • Cut out the centre of the flowers with scissors and adhere to card base using foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink and die cut
    • Adhere sentiment using foam pads

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertrey Ink Aqua Mist card stock
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils

     

    February Release Countdown Teasers Day 3: Spring Bouquet

    30 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 3 of the February release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Spring Bouquet.

    Happy Birthday

    Instructions

    • A6 card size (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Create background using a stencil, blue ink pad and sponge dauber
    • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour using markers
    • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
    • Die cut flowers
    • Stamp 'happy' directly onto flower image
    • Stamp 'birthday' with black ink, die cut and adhere to flower image using foam pads
    • Adhere flower image to card base using foam pads

     

    On Your Wedding Day

    Instructions

    • A6 card size (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Die cut stitched oval from pink card stock
    • Stamp sentiment onto oval mat with watermark pad, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere oval mat to card base with foam pads
    • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour using markers
    • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
    • Die cut flowers
    • Adhere flowers to card using foam pads

     

    Sincerest Thanks to a Truly Wonderful Friend 

    Instructions

    • A6 card size (4" x 5.5" approx.)
    • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour with markers
    • Manually draw stems with markers
    • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
    • Draw over outline of vase with white gel pen to soften vase
    • Stamp 'Sincerest Thanks' with watermark ink onto strip of black card, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere sentiment strip to card using foam pads
    • Stamp further sentiment directly onto card with black ink

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertrey Ink Sweet Blush card stock
    • Lawn Fawn stitched oval dies
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaMark ink pad
    • VersaColor ink pad
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • White embossing powder
    • Heat Gun
    • MISTI stamping platform
    • Sponge daubers

     

    February Release Countdown Teasers day 3: Easter Eggs

    30 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 3 of the February release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Easter Eggs.

    Easter Blessings

    Instructions

    • 10 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Stamp eggs on to turquoise, cerise and green card with watermark ink, sprinkle over gold embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Die cut eggs and adhere to card with foam pads

     

    Easter Blessings

    Instructions

    • 10 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
    • Adhere kraft card measuring 9.5 cm x 9.5 cm to white card base with foam pads
    • Stamp eggs on to pale blue, pale yellow and pale pink card with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Die cut eggs and adhere to card with foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment onto black strip of card with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere sentiment using foam pads

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertry Ink Kraft, Aqua Mist, Simply Chartreuse, Sweet Blush, Hibiscus Burst, Hawaiian Shore and Summer Sunrise card stock
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaMark ink pad
    • Gold embossing powder
    • White embossing powder
    • Heat gun

     

    February Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Floral Spray

    29 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 2 of the February release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Floral Spray.

    Huge Congratulations

    Instructions

    • A6 card size (4" x 5.5" approx.) landscape
    • Adhere pattern paper to card base
    • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour using markers
    • Fussy cut lower half of flowers
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Adhere to card base using foam pads

     

    You Are Beautiful Inside & Out 

    Instructions

    • A6 card size (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour using markers
    • Add highlight detail to flowers using white gel pen
    • Die cut flowers
    • Die cut stitched rectangle from kraft card stock and adhere to card base using foam pads
    • Stamp small sentiments with black ink, using a stamping platform for precision positioning
    • Stamp 'beautiful' with watermark ink pad, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere flowers using foam pads

     

    Let's Celebrate You

    Instructions

    • 10.5 cm square card (4" x 4" approx.)
    • Stamp flowers with black ink and colour with markers
    • Die cut flowers
    • Trim strip of kraft card measuring 4cm x 10.5cm (1.5" x 4" approx.) and adhere along the top of pink card base
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Adhere flowers using foam pads

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertrey Ink Sweet Blush card stock
    • Echo Park pattern paper
    • Lawn Fawn stitched rectangle dies
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaMark ink pad
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • White embossing powder
    • Heat Gun
    • MISTI stamping platform

     

    February Release Countdown Teasers Day 1: Spring Plushies

    28 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

    The countdown teasers for February start today with eight new stamp sets coming on the 1st of February.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Spring Plushies.

    Hugs & Kisses

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp bunnies with black ink and colour using combination of pencils and markers
    • Die cut bunnies
    • Stamp sentiment with watermark ink pad, sprinkle over white embossing powder and heat to set and emboss
    • Adhere die cut bunnies using foam pads

     

    Enjoy Your Special Day Happy Birthday

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp sheep, flowers and eggs with black ink and colour using combination of pencils and markers
    • Die cut sheep, flowers and eggs
    • Stamp sentiments with black ink, using a stamping platform for precision positioning
    • Adhere die cut sheep, flowers and eggs using foam pads

     

    Happy Birthday

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Stamp and colour grass with markers
    • Stamp sheep and flowers with black ink and colour using combination of pencils and markers
    • Die cut sheep and flowers
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Adhere die cut sheep and flowers using foam pads

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertrey Ink Aqua Mist card stock
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaMark ink pad
    • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • White Embossing Powder
    • Heat Gun
    • MISTI stamping platform

     

    January Release Countdown Teasers day 5: New Products

    01 January, 2019 0 comments Leave a comment

    We are 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 (GMT) UK time.

    January New Product Release

    New Products

    The wonderful Michelle has produced a video showcasing this months new products and we highly recommend you take a look.

    Thank you very much for joining us throughout the countdown, we truly appreciate your support.  For a chance to win all of this months new stamp sets, please head on over to our facebook page and leave a comment on today's post.

    Happy stamping!

     

    January Release Countdown Teasers Day 4: Twinkle Toes

    31 December, 2018 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 4 of the January release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Twinkle Toes.

    Dance Like No One's Watching

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Die cut stitched rectangle from white card and adhere to card base with foam sheet cut to size
    • Stamp middle hippo ballerina with black ink, mask with masking paper and stamp two more hippo ballerinas with black ink
    • Remove masking paper and colour image with pencils
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink

     

    Dance Like No One's Watching

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Adhere 10.5 cm x 14.8 cm pattern paper to card base
    • Stamp middle hippo ballerina with black ink, mask with masking paper and stamp two more hippo ballerinas with black ink
    • Remove masking paper and colour image with markers
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Cut out the image above the sentiment with scissors and attach black twine
    • Adhere to card using foam pads 

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Echo Park pattern paper
    • Lawn Fawn stitched rectangle dies
    • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
    • Copic Sketch markers
    • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
    • Hemptique black twine

     

    January Release Countdown Teasers day 3: Snail Mail

    30 December, 2018 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 3 of the January release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Snail Mail.

    Better Late Than Never

    Instructions

    • 10.5 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
    • Adhere 10.5 cm x 10.5 cm pattern paper to card base
    • Stamp the two tortoises with black ink, mask them off with masking paper, then stamp the grass with black ink
    • Remove masking paper and colour images with pencils
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Cut out the image above the sentiment with scissors and adhere to card with foam pads

     

    Happy Belated Birthday Sorry I'm Late

    Instructions

    • 10.5 cm square white card base (4" x 4" approx.)
    • Adhere 10.5 cm x 10.5 cm pattern paper to card base
    • Die cut stitched square from white card
    • Stamp grass and sentiment with black ink and colour grass with pencils
    • Stamp tortoises and snail with black ink and colour with pencils
    • Die cut tortoises and snail and adhere to card with foam pads

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Echo Park pattern paper
    • Lawn Fawn stitched square dies
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
    • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper

     

    January Release Countdown Teasers Day 2: Apples & Pears

    29 December, 2018 0 comments Leave a comment

    Welcome back to day 2 of the January release countdown teasers.

    Today we're introducing a stamp set called Apples & Pears.

    Happy Anniversary

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Create stripey background using stencil and embossing paste on kraft card
    • Die cut stitched rectangle from kraft card and adhere to card base using foam pads
    • Stamp pears with grey ink and colour using pencils
    • Die cut pears and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment on to thin strip of back card with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere sentiment to card using foam pads

     

    Thanks A Bunch

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Die cut circle from 10 cm x 10 cm white card and adhere to card base using foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment with black ink
    • Stamp apples with grey ink and colour using pencils
    • Die cut apples and adhere to card using foam pads

     

    Feel Better Soon

    Instructions

    • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
    • Create spotty background using stencil and embossing paste on turquoise card
    • Die cut stitched rectangle from turquoise card and adhere to card base using foam pads
    • Stamp apples with grey ink and colour using pencils
    • Die cut apples and adhere to card using foam pads
    • Stamp sentiment on to thin strip of back card with watermark ink, sprinkle over white embossing powder, then set and emboss with heat tool
    • Adhere sentiment to card using foam pads

     

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

    Thank you for looking and happy stamping!

     

    Clearly Besotted Supplies

    Other Supplies

    • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
    • Papertrey Ink kraft and Aqua Mist card stock
    • Lawn Fawn stitched rectangle dies
    • Memento London Fog ink pad
    • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
    • VersaMark ink pad
    • FaberCastell Polychromos pencils
    • Stampendous Dreamweaver embossing paste
    • White embossing powder
    • Heat Gun