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  • Back to School Cards for Students


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  • I’m about to start back to school in my second year as a teacher. It’s been the perfect transition for me to step out of wedding planning and also focus on creating art. In the process, I’ve fallen in love … Continue reading


  • Christmas in July Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to InKing Royalty’s July Blog Hop!  Can you believe we are half-way to Christmas?  It might seem a bit early to start looking at wintry scenes and holiday goodies, but there are so many great products in Stampin’ Up!’s … Continue reading


  • Mint Green and Black Cards


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  • A few days back, I came across a random photo someone shared of a collection of mint green and black stamped cards that I absolutely LOVED! I finally figured out who shared it – it was fellow stamper Melinda Kok, … Continue reading


  • Summer Crafting


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  • This summer, one of my big plans was to craft my behind off. And, so far, I’ve kept my promise to myself… Here’s a batch of fabulous, random cards I made for you to enjoy.         PS … Continue reading


  • Custom Watercolor Bookmarks


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  • Last week, I received a custom order on my Etsy shop for 60 watercolor bookmarks that will be favors for a floral themed bridal shower this summer. I had the best time making these. Aren’t they beautiful?! I truly hope they … Continue reading


  • Loving Emerald Envy


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  • Welcome to InKing Royalty’s June Blog Hop!  Stampin’ Up!’s 2016 Annual Catalog introduced us to five new In Colors:  Dapper Denim, Emerald Envy, Flirty Flamingo, Peekaboo Peach and Sweet Sugarplum.  What a beautiful collection of versatile colors!  Today’s Blog Hop … Continue reading


  • Birthday, Bride, Baby Pals Stampin’ Up! Blog Hop


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  • We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month we are featuring projects that are based on “B“ themes such as Birthday, Bride or Baby. We hope to provide … Continue reading


  • Sneak Peek Stampin Up! Blog Hop


  • Sneak Peek Stampin Up! Blog Hop

  • Welcome to InKing Royalty’s May Blog Hop!  As Stampin’ Up! demonstrators, we’ve already been able to order some fun, new products from the upcoming 2016 Annual Catalog.  What a thrill!  Today’s Blog Hop is filled with inspiring projects that feature … Continue reading


  • Stepping Up with Textures or Techniques Pals Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for May 2016.  We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month we are featuring projects that are “stepped up” by using textures … Continue reading


  • Mother’s Day Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to our Blog Hop! Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and today we have some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to for you this Mother’s Day for you and the ones you love as you move along through the … Continue reading


  • Retiring In Colors Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to InKing Royalty’s April Blog Hop!  Stampin’ Up! announced it’s retired list yesterday – while we are sad to see some of our favorite products leave the catalog, we are certain that some amazing new products are on their … Continue reading


  • Families First – A Sweet Mother’s Day Gift



  • Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for April 2016.  We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month we are featuring projects that are all about our families. This … Continue reading


  • Easter Card Ideas and a Blog Hop



  • Welcome to our Blog Hop! Easter and Passover are quickly approaching, and today we have some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to for you this Easter or Passover holiday as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be … Continue reading


  • Easter Ideas and a Blog Hop



  • Welcome to our Blog Hop! Easter and Passover are quickly approaching, and today we have some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to for you this Easter or Passover holiday as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be … Continue reading


  • Fun with Flowers Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to InKing Royalty’s March Blog Hop!  Stampin’ Up!’s Occasions Catalog and Annual Catalog are filled with amazing products that help you celebrate Spring with style.  With floral stamp sets, dies and printed papers, you can’t go wrong as you … Continue reading


  • Spring has Sprung Pals Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for March 2016. We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month we are featuring Spring and Spring related projects. We hope you … Continue reading


  • Spring Floral Watercolor Bookmarks


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  • Spring is (almost) in the air! Welcome to our Blog Hop! We are eagerly awaiting spring and today we have some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to for you this Spring as you move along through the blog hop. You may … Continue reading


  • It’s Your Birthday Blog Hop


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  •   Welcome to InKing Royalty’s February Blog Hop!  Stampin’ Up!’s Occasions Catalog is filled with amazing products to help you celebrate birthdays in style – from festive balloons to birthday buds, there’s something for everyone.  Today’s It’s Your Birthday Blog … Continue reading


  • Handmade Valentine Cards and a Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to our Blog Hop and a happy early Valentine’s Day to you! We have some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to for you to have some fun this Valentine’s Day as you move along through the blog hop. You may … Continue reading


  • Handmade Christmas



  • Welcome to our Blog Hop, Happy Holidays, and Merry Christmas to you! We have some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to for you during this holiday season as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be … Continue reading


  • Giving Thanks


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  • Welcome to our Blog Hop! This time we are focusing on all things Thanksgiving! Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog hop or … Continue reading


  • Barbie’s Custom Dreamhouse Renovation


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  • I’ve been wanting to redo Barbie’s dream house for a couple of years now. When I was about my daughter’s age (7 or 8), my Grandparents gave me this custom-built house to play with all my beloved Barbies. It looks … Continue reading


  • Halloween Party Ideas


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  • Welcome to our September Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on all things Halloween! Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog hop or … Continue reading


  • Linky Party



  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is now the last Monday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Linky Party



  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Fall Fun is Right Around the Corner


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  • Welcome to our August Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on Fall Fun!! Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog hop or … Continue reading


  • Linky Party


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  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Linky Party


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  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Link Party 5


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  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Getting Ready for Back to School Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to our July Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on going Back to School. Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration, tips, resources and how-to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog … Continue reading


  • Living with Style Linky Party


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  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Living with Style Linky Party


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  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • New Hues Review and Pals Blog Hop


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  • Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for July. This month we are excited to show off the new 2015 – 2017 Stampin’ Up! In Colors, namely, Cucumber Crush, Delightful Dijon, Mint Macaron, Tip Top Taupe and Watermelon Wonder. The In … Continue reading


  • Living with Style Linky Party


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  • Hello friends! Welcome to The Living With Style Linky Party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome things. Now, … Continue reading


  • Lawn Yahtzee!


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  • Well, the trend for lawn games continues in a very big way for weddings and events alike, not to mention in my own back yard! And we just added giant Yahtzee to our list of games you can buy too. … Continue reading


  • New on Etsy!



  • Right now I’m also stocking up my Etsy shop as much as I can for the upcoming holiday season. Yep, you read that right. It’s basically Christmas in July around here. I have SO many orders that come in for my … Continue reading


  • Living with Style Link Party



  • Hello friends! We are so excited to be starting a weekly linky party! You may have seen our Living With Style Blog Hop that is the last Wednesday of each month. We share ideas for crafts, recipes, DIY and other awesome … Continue reading


  • Summertime Fun!


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  • Welcome to our June Blog Hop! This month we are focusing on Summertime and Family Fun activities. Get ready for some great ideas, inspiration and how to as you move along through the blog hop. You may just be starting the blog … Continue reading


  • June 2015 Pals Blog Hop | Moments Like These Card


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  • Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for June.  This month we are excited to show off new Stampin’ Up! products from the just released 2015 – 2016 annual catalog.  We hope you find great inspiration from the projects.  Get your … Continue reading


  • Floral Watercolors


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  • Lately I’ve been obsessed with watercolor. Watercolor cards, watercolor crafts, and especially watercolor paintings. Some I do with traditional watercolor paint and others I create with Stampin’ Up! inks, just depending on the type of look I’m going for. Creative … Continue reading