YNS March Sneak Peeks!

Hey everyone!  Guess what?! I am so excited to be back designing for Your Next Stamp again, it doesn’t even feel like I have been away for the last 1 1/2years, it is just like home.

Anyways, it is time for this month’s sneak peeks and boy are you in for a treat when we hop tomorrow! But for now make sure you check out the YNS Blog for more great peeks!

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See you tomorrow!!!


YNS February New Release Blog Hop!

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Hello everyone!  I know it has been forever since I last posted, but I am SO excited to be back and sharing!  I was asked to be a guest for this month’s release at Your Next Stamp and am thrilled to be joining them for today’s hop!

I have created to fun cards for today’s hop using Coffee Break  and Happy Heart!  First up I have Happy Heart, perfect for Valentine’s day coming up or anytime you need a sweet thank you or I’m thinking of you card.

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Stamps: Happy Heart (YNS) Ink: A Muse black dye ink Paper: Copic X-Press It, Bazzill, Echo Park Accessories: Gumdrop (YNS), Prima flower

My Second card for today uses the adorable Coffee Break set! This set is great for so many different reasons, like for all the cat/dog lovers and coffee lovers that you may need a card for.

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Stamps: Coffee Break (YNS) Ink: A Muse black dye ink,memento ink Paper: Copic X-Press It, Bazzill Accessories: Gumdrops (YNS), Twine, Glossy Accents

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As always Karen has a great deal for you right now, 20% off when you use the code YNSFeb20 valid now until February 12th! YAY!

Don’t forget to comment on all the great projects this month (all the links are below) to be entered to win a $25 YNS gift certificate that you can use on anything in the store!

Kraftin’ Kimmie August New Release Blog Hop!

It’s a FAB-BOO-LOUS Day!! We’re so excited because it’s our! AUGUST 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 rubber stamp sets AND our Limited Edition Halloween Kard Kit!

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Over the last few days in our Krafty Peeks, we have shared lots of amazing creations featuring new stamp sets from all of our artists for our August/Halloween release! We know these new stamps will inspire you to make your own fabulous creations! First off, we shared a gorgeous set of SPOOK-TACULAR SENTIMENTS by artist, Becky Pearce! Then we had a sweet set of little goblins from artist Emilie Goulet called A TREAT FOR SOMEONE SWEET! Then we shared a be-WITCH-ing new set of witches from artist, Annie Rodrigue called MY BEST FRIENDS ARE WITCHES! And lastly, we have an adorable set of trick or treaters from artist, Cheryl Grant called YOU’RE A SCREAM!!

I have used this cute little spider (the ONLY time I will ever use cute to describe a spider! lol) from the brand new YOU’RE A SCREAM!! set released today, to create a fun treat bag full of yummy treats!

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Paper: Cosmo Cricket Stamps: YOU’RE A SCREAM!! (KKS) Ink: A Muse Accessories: Mesh ribbon, ribbon, treat bag, candy

You will get to see ALL of the new images today as you sit back and enjoy our August Krafty Hop! When you’re done hoppin’, be sure to head over to the Kraftin’Kimmie shop, because ALL the new rubber stamp sets are NOW available!! 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!

Upon MANY customer requests, we have also released a Limited Edition Halloween Kard Kit at the same time! There are only 50 kits available and once they are gone, that’s it….sold out! You can find all the information about this kit, what’s inside, your FREE stamp set, shipping etc., in the special event page RIGHT HERE!

We’ve also got MORE new goodies in the shop including new paper pads, enamel dots, etc from companies like Simple Stories, Kaisercraft, American Crafts and more! And I’ve added a totally new section to the shop featuring gorgeous thick baker’s twine by Maya Road!! I’ve also had restocks of EZmount, Frantage, storage panels, Kimmie’s Sparkles, hot knives etc.!

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

YNS August New Release Hop & Birthday Celebration!

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Hey everyone! Welcome to the Your Next Stamp August new release blog hop! It is also Your Next Stamp’s 6th Birthday Celebration!!!  There is tons of inspiration to share today by all of the amazing designers and guests, so sit back with your favorite drink and enjoy!

I made a sweet card, “purfect” for any cat loving friend using the brand new Jessica with her Kitty and some delicious glittery gumdrops!  I just love this sweet image and the amazing colors of gumdrops (glitter makes everything better!)!

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Paper: Echo Park, Bazzill Stamps: Jessica with her Kitty (YNS) Ink: A Muse Accessories: YNS Gumdrops, Twine

What would a hop and birthday party be without prizes?!  Well Karen is giving away 3 $50 YNS gift certificates to the store!!!  Want to win?  Make sure you comment on all the posts in order to be entered!

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Karen also has an awesome sale going on right now where you pick your own discount! How awesome is that! AND to make it even better Karen has a special treat for anyone who spends $40 or more, a special 2015 Birthday set!

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Thank you so much for stopping by, remember to leave a comment to be entered to win, and have a great day!

Kraftin’ Kimmie August Sneak Peek ~ Day 4 & Challenge!

Hey everyone!  Welcome back to day FOUR of our AUGUST Kraftin’ Kimmie Peeks!!! All of our brand new rubber stamp sets will be released TONIGHT! Are you excited? Are you coming to the party?? Woohoo!

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Our final spook-taculour stamp set for this release is by artist Cheryl Grant! It is called YOU’RE A SCREAM!! This adorable set features our fave kiddos in their Halloween costumes!! It includes THREE main images plus EIGHT coordinating sentiments!!


This week our challenge hostess is Lee Ann! And her challenge is ANYTHING GOES (as it always is during release week)!! 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. You have a week to play with this challenge and at the end of the month, we’ll announce a WINNER from all of the weekly challenges for August! We hope you can play along for your chance to WIN a $20 Gift Certificate to use on ANYTHING you want in the shop!! Wanna win??

I LOVE this little mummy from today’s set and could not wait to color him all up and make a card with him!  I think this little guy would be perfect for any little goblin on your list!

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Paper: Cosmo Cricket, Bazzill Stamps: You’re a Scream (KKS) Ink: A Muse Accessories: Gumdrops

I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes TONIGHT beginning at 6pm EST!! Hope you can come hang out with the me and Krafty Girls at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!

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 a gift voucher!!! You could WIN some Krafty $$$ to spend at the shop!!!! There will be one winner from all the comments this week and it will be announced at the party tonight!

YNS August Sneak Peek!

Hey everyone!  It is birthday time and this month’s release over at Your Next Stamp and I am celebrating along with Karen and the entire DT! Happy Birthday YNS, I am so glad to be able to share this milestone with you!

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Today is sneak peek time and I have a fun and easy birthday card good for anyone using the brand new Balloon Buddies Set!  I love making cards like this and they are so handy to have in your card stash for when you need a last minute card.

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Paper: Bazzill Stamps: Balloon Buddies (YNS) Ink: A Muse, Memento Accessories: Stickles

Make sure you hop on over to the YNS blog for a full list of everyone playing along today! And don’t forget to come back tomorrow for the full birthday blog hop and celebration!

Kraftin’ Kimmie August Sneak Peeks ~ Day 3!

Hey everyone! We are back with Day THREE of the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps AUGUST KRAFTY PREVIEWS!!!


Today we have a witchy new set by artist, Annie Rodrigue!! I think you’ll agree that it is FA-BOO-LOUS!! The set is called MY BEST FRIENDS ARE WITCHES! and it has two gorgeous main images plus FIVE coordinating sentiments! You’ll find so many spell-cial creations on today’s hop featuring both new images and sentiments!! I promise that you’ll be inspired as you check them out today!!

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I have used the super fun and cute little witch carving a pumpkin to make this very easy to assemble card! I kept all the layers and layout simple to highlight the fab image from this set!

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Paper: Doodlebug, Bazzill  Stamp: My Best Friends Are Witches (KKS) Ink: A Muse  Accessories: Stickles, Black gumdrops

Below you will find all the Krafty Girls and Guests 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 from all the comments this week is going to WIN some $$ to the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps Shop!!

ALL of our AUGUST stamps will be available on Saturday night at the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps Shop!!! Not only will you be able to purchase the NEW spooky stamps but we are also releasing a Limited Edition HALLOWEEN KARD KIT!!! There are only a certain number available so if you want one, you’d better be at the party!! Be sure to join us for an hour of celebrating the new stamp sets, fun and prizes on Saturday evening at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!! Come hang out with the Krafty Girls, Guests and me!!