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Sarahfleming1 Hello! My name is Sarah Fleming, and I'm a paper addict living in central Texas. I'm an independent demonstrator for Stampin' Up! and love to teach others how to make lovely paper projects. I always have ink-stained fingers (I'm okay with that). I also knit. If you're in the USA, I'd love to be your demonstrator!

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Black and White and…

Hi, and welcome to the Stampin’ Dreams Blog Hop! This is a monthly hop with Stampin’ Up! friends around the world; you’re currently visiting Sarah Fleming in the USA. This month’s theme is Black & White plus one other color. I chose Bermuda Bay, one of my favorites.

Stampin' Up! Carols of Christmas, Seasonal Bells, Bell Punch, Year of Cheer paper and washi tape, Bermuda Bay Stampin' Blends - Sarah Fleming - Prepare to Dye Papercrafts

My card features the Year of Cheer specialty designer series paper (seriously love this stuff!), Carols of Christmas stamp set, Seasonal Bells stamps with Bell Punch, and Year of Cheer specialty washi tape. Oh, and the new Stampin’ Blends!

I sponged Bermuda Bay on the Year of Cheer paper with a Stampin’ Sponge before gluing it to the Basic Black card base. The sentiment panel is 3″ x 4″, and the Basic Black mat behind it is 3-1/8″ x 4-1/8″. I love the “deck the halls” sentiment stamped in black (I used Memento Tuxedo Black). After stamping the sentiment (I used my MISTI to line it up and stamp it), I glued it to the mat, added the strip of washi, and popped the sentiment up on Dimensionals.

Stampin' Up! Carols of Christmas, Seasonal Bells, Bell Punch, Year of Cheer paper and washi tape, Bermuda Bay Stampin' Blends - Sarah Fleming - Prepare to Dye Papercrafts

I stamped the bells in the same ink (that’s the ink Stampin’ Up! recommends to use with the Blends). I colored the bells with the Light and Dark Bermuda Bay Stampin’ Blends (available for customers November 1!) and also the Color Lifter. For the tiny bell handles at the top, I didn’t want to risk going outside the lines, so I used the pointy end of a Stampin’ Write marker for those bits. I put the bells on Dimensionals and finished off the card with Basic Black Solid Baker’s Twine.

I didn’t take a picture of the inside, but I just lined it with a piece of Whisper White cardstock.

Thanks for stopping by today! I hope you liked my card featuring Bermuda Bay. You are currently visiting Sarah Fleming in the USA. Please see the list below & hop through all of the people on the list to see all of our projects. You don’t want to miss any of the designs from these talented demonstrators!



All of the items I used in my card can be found in my online Stampin’ Up! store (linked supply list is at the end of this post). Make sure to use the October Host Code (below), and I’ll send you extra goodies!

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Product List

 Carols Of Christmas Clear-Mount Stamp Set

$20.00

 Carols Of Christmas Wood-Mount Stamp Set

$28.00

Seasonal Bells Clear-Mount Stamp Set

$19.00

Seasonal Bells Wood-Mount Stamp Set

$27.00

Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad

$6.00

Bermuda Bay Classic Stampin' Pad

$6.50

Basic Black 8-1/2" X 11" Card Stock

$8.00

Whisper White 8-1/2" X 11" Card Stock

$9.00

Whisper White 8-1/2" X 11" Thick Cardstock

$7.00

Year Of Cheer Specialty Designer Series Paper

$13.00

Bell Punch

$18.00

Stamping Sponges

$3.50

Year Of Cheer Specialty Washi Tape

$9.00

Basic Black Solid Baker's Twine

$3.00

Liquid Multipurpose Glue

$4.00

Glue Dots

$5.25

Stampin' Dimensionals

$4.00

It's nice to share!

Comments

Comment from Sharon Dalton
Time October 19, 2017 at 4:58 am

Favourite DSP in the holiday catty… Done lots with it <3 Gorgeous card <3 Cheers Shaz

Comment from Angie McKenzie
Time October 19, 2017 at 5:01 am

Wow, Sarah! Love that you used Bermuda Bay! :)

Comment from Kim Oliver
Time October 19, 2017 at 5:02 am

Green is my faaaave colour! So I may be a bit biased, BUT I LURVE this card :)

Comment from Stephanie Fischer
Time October 19, 2017 at 5:07 am

Wow! The alcohol markers have really made those bells pop! Beautiful!

Comment from Christy Kroboth
Time October 19, 2017 at 8:05 pm

Love this design and how you used the different sets. Nice!

Comment from Jenny Hall
Time October 20, 2017 at 7:31 am

Great coloring, Sarah!

Comment from Sarah
Time October 23, 2017 at 9:42 pm

Thanks, Jenny!

Comment from Imogen tutty
Time October 21, 2017 at 12:35 am

Wow, this is such a great card :)

Comment from Jessie Holton
Time October 22, 2017 at 10:04 pm

Great idea matching the bells with this sentiment, they look great together & I love the sponged fireworks! Thank you for joining in the October Stampin’ Dreams Blog Hop! xx

Comment from Sarah
Time October 23, 2017 at 9:42 pm

Thank you!

Comment from Jenny Hayward
Time October 24, 2017 at 1:01 am

Very nice Sarah. I love how you have sponged the paper. :)

Comment from Vicki Hunter
Time October 24, 2017 at 1:21 am

Great card Sarah