What’s Shakin’ Bacon!

Hello everyone!  It is time for this month’s feature post over at Your Next Stamp.  This month we are featuring the super cute Franfou designs!  Check out the YNS blog to see all the DT cards and leave a comment for your chance to WIN your stamp of choice!

For my card today I have used Gordon the Pig, who is on SALE right now, along with this week’s Sweet Sunday Sketch.

Peg Franfou feature

Paper: Echo Park, Bazzill Card Shoppe, Copic X-Press It Stamps: Gordon the Pig (YNS) Ink: A Muse  Accessories: Brads, Prima flower, Lemon Gumdrop

We also have a fun contest going on on our YNS Facebook page, check it out and when we hit 3000 fans Karen will be giving away a HUGE prize!!!

FB giveaway


Have a great day and thanks for stopping by!

Kraftin’ Kimmie July New Release Hop!

We’re so excited! It’s our JULY RELEASE Day at KRAFTIN’ KIMMIE STAMPS!! And we’re celebrating with a KRAFTY HOP!! So grab yourself a cuppa joe, sit back and be prepared for some krafty eye kandy! We’re going to inspire your creations with our fun, new stamps!

Over the last few days in our Krafty Peeks, we have shared lots of AMAZING new stamps from all our artists for our July release! We know these new stamps will inspire you!! We’ve got an adorable new musical kids set from Cheryl called YOU’RE A ROCKSTAR! There’s a furry new set from Thais called A KOALA-TY FRIEND! Lastly, we are SO excited to share a picture perfect new stamp set from Annie called….OH, SNAP!

I love these huggable little Koala bears from the brand new A KOALA-TY FRIEND set!  I coloured him up with copic markers and then added the texture with a bit of cloth and colourless blending solution, one of my favorite techniques with furry creatures!

Peg hop day

Paper: MME Here is Happy, Bazzill Card Shoppe, Copic X-Press It  Stamps: A Koala-ty Friend (KKS) Ink: A Muse  Accessories: Baker’s Twine, Brads, Sparkly Black Gumdrops.

You will get to see ALL of the new images today as you sit back and enjoy our JULY Krafty Hop! As you hop from blog to blog, be sure to leave a comment at each and every stop because one lucky stamper will win a $25 gift card!! When you’re done hoppin’, be sure to head over to the Kraftin’Kimmie shop, because ALL the new images are available NOW! And don’t forget…if you NEED it all, we have a Gimme Kimmies Kit which features ALL the new July stamps at a discount!! But only for a limited time!

Now let’s celebrate with our NEW RELEASE and get hoppin’ and shoppin’!!

July Kraftin’ Kimmie Sneak Peeks ~ Day 3 ~ You’re A Rockstar!

Hey everyone! Welcome back to day THREE of our JULY Kraftin’ Kimmie Peeks!!! Aren’t they fabulous?!! We are SO thrilled to share the newest set of THREE images with matching sentiments from CHERYL! This musical new set will make your heart SING and it is called YOU’RE A ROCKSTAR!!


This week our challenge hostess is SHERI! And her challenge is ANYTHING GOES!! So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with any stamp but if you use a Kraftin’ Kimmie stamp you’ll double your chances to WIN!! Use any sketch, any design, any embellishments because Anything Goes! Have some krafty fun and join us this week because we’d LOVE to see your KKS designs. We hope you can play along for your chance to WIN a $10 Gift Certificate to use on ANYTHING you want in the shop!! Wanna win??

I had to use this sweet image for today’s preview, it reminds me of one of my favorite old movies, Risky Business!  LOL  And is perfect for a girls night kinda card or birthday!  I coloured her up with Copic markers and Pastel pencils, for extra shading, and then created a simple layout using  Pink Paisley –  Switchboard and added some flowers and bling to keep it light and girly.


Paper: Pink Paisley –  Switchboard, PTI, Copic X-Press It  Stamps: You’re A Rockstar (KKS)  Ink:  A Muse  Accessories: Prima flowers, Pastel Pencils, Twine, Sparkly Black Gumdrops.

Hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes and it’s all happening TONIGHT!!! We’ll be releasing all the new stamps you’ve seen this week beginning at 6pm EDT at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!! Hope you can join us!!


All the Krafty Girls and Guests listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these awesome new stamps from Cheryl! And while you’re hopping around, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away some gift cards!!! You could WIN a gift card to the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps Shop!!!!! {This winner will be announced later this week!}

Happy hoppin’!

July Kraftin’ Kimmie Sneak Peeks ~ Day 2 ~ Oh Snap!

Welcome back to Day TWO of the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps JULY previews!!! We are continuing on with the creativity and fun with a fabulous new Moonlight Whispers stamp set by Annie Rodrigue!! We think you’ll agree that this new set is PICTURE PERFECT!!

Today the Krafty Girls and I are thrilled to share with you….OH, SNAP!! Teehee! You’ll find so many gorgeous creations on today’s hop featuring both new images and sentiments from the set! We know you are just going to LOVE these fun ladies and be inspired by all the lovely designs!!


I love this image from this fun new set, and the sentiments are all perfect!

Oh Snap!

Paper: MME – Here is Happy, Bazzill Card Shoppe, Copic X-Press It  Stamps: Oh Snap! (KKS) Ink: A Muse  Accessories: Brads, Prima flower, Button, Twine, Polaroid Die (YNS)

Below you will find all the Krafty Girls who have goodies to show you today and while you’re visiting their blogs, be sure to leave some love at each stop because one lucky stamper is going to WIN a gift card to the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps Shop!! Woohoo!!!

Happy hoppin’!!

YNS Fun Friday ~ I Puffy Heart You

Hey everyone!  It is Fun Friday time over at Your Next Stamp! We are onto week #3 of our July challenge and always there is a sketch and inspiration photo for you to jumpstart your mojo!

I am keeping with my  CAS theme lately and made this quick card using the brand new Sea Creatures 1 set along with the Sea Creatures Sentiment set.

Peg sea creatures 1 FF

Paper: Bazzill Card Shoppe, Copic X-Press It  Stamps: Sea Creatures 1, Sea Sentiments (YNS)  Ink: A Muse, Memento  Accessories: Ribbon.

I hope you have a great day and thanks for stopping by!

July Kraftin’ Kimmie Sneak Peeks ~ Day 1~ Koala-ty Friend

Hey everyone!! Welcome to day ONE of our JULY Kraftin’ Kimmie Peeks!!! We have so many goodies in store for you and we’ve been itchin’ to share them! So here we GO!!

We are SO thrilled to share the newest set of furry friend stamps from artist THAIS NARCISO! This super sweet set is called A KOALA-TY FRIEND!!

koala-ty friend

My card for today uses the sweet Koala in a tree, this whole set is just so sweet I want to hug it!

Koala-ty Friend

Paper: Basic Grey, PTI, Copic X-Press It Stamps: Koala-ty Friend (KKS) Ink: A Muse  Accessories: Pastel Pencils, Prima flower, Silver Brads, Wooden Button, Twine.

Are you planning to join us for our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!!! Hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes on Saturday night beginning at 6pm EDT!! Hope you can come hang out with the Krafty Girls and Guests!

Happy Hoppin’!

It’s Wonderful Wednesday at Kraftin’ Kimmie!

Hey everyone!  Welcome to another Wonderful Wednesday challenge and we hope you can play along!! As always….it’s ANYTHING GOES!! Break out your Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps and get krafty!!

I have used one of the Bootylicious pirates from the June release today along with LOTS of little pearls and bling!  I love the sentiment, it is so much fun!

bootylicious ww july 16

Paper: Bazzill, PTI, Copic X-Press It  Stamps: Bootylicious (KKS)  Ink: A Muse  Accessories: Pearls (LOTS of pearls), Prima flowers, Rhinestone.

I hope you all have a Krafty day!  Thanks for stopping by!