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A REWARD for you!


from Nancy Ferb

1. Redeem 10 STARS for one FREE stamp set of your choice at ANY price.

2. Earn one STAR for EACH $50 of Stampin’ Up! product ordered on a single order through Nancy Ferb at OR [email protected] OR any event in person. (Shipping, tax, & hostess dollar purchases are excluded.)

 3. Keep track of your STARS – on this form. Email me your completed sheet of ten STARS with your selection of a FREE stamp set at any price. After verification, I’ll promptly send your FREE set!

 4. STARS expire two years from purchase date.

 5. YES! You can “double-dip” by ordering $150 at one time to earn BOTH 3 STARS AND Hostess Rewards!                             

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Flower Shop

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I had a class this week using the lovely Flower Shop Stamp Set with 6 flower images that ALL fit in the Pansy Punch! Punching is FASTER than hand cutting!!

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We used the Bone Folder to curl up the petals on these flowers for this gate card. This is such a versatile product bundle! For more ideas click "Flower Shop" in the right column.

Flower Shop BUNDLE: stamps & punch

**SAVE 15%**

#132727 wood OR #132726 clear



Join me!


Offer: New recruits get to pick one of 4 project kits for FREE in addition to their $99 starter kit when they join Stampin' Up! before August 31, 2013!

Contact me, Nancy, with 17 years experience: [email protected] 

FREE Kit Options:
The first 3 kits are from the holiday catalog & the last is from the annual catalog.


Kit Description


Total Value


Build a Banner Simply Created Kit AND
Halloween Banner Simply Created Accessory Kit




Build a Banner Simply Created Kit AND
Christmas Banner Simply Created Accessory Kit




Thankful Tablescape Simply Created Kit




Tag a Bag Bundle AND
Tag a Box Bundle



Punch n' Twist

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Which Stampin' Up! punch created these daisy-shaped flowers?? Answer: The Pansy Punch! How: punch a flower, then rotate that flower & punch a second time!! To make the second punch easier, temporarily attach a scrap of paper to the flower as a "handle" to hold the flower in place while punching.

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By double punching the flowers, you have a TOTALLY different shaped flower! TRY IT!!

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I used the Season of Style Designer Series Stack for this NON-holiday Birthday card!

Season of Style Designer Series STACK #132181

48 sheets of 4-1/2 X 6-1/2"

Season of Style STACK


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These are "swift & sweet" little 3X3" thank you notes. They can easily be created from scraps, which I save a lot of!!

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This card from my upline Tami Waddell was my inspiration. I love it's simplicity. It's fresh!

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Here the cards are together so you can compare how I modified the original. I changed the colors and the size. Mine looks totally different from Tami's, but you can follow the inspiration. This is called CASE-ing: "copy and share everything!" Now you try it!!

Flowering Flourishes set of 3

#1311998 wood OR #126367 clear

Flowering Flourishes

Baby Card

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A precious new bundle has arrived to a demonstrator friend! I grabbed my FUN new Circle Card Thinlits Dies and Subtles Designer Series Paper STACK to make a special card and envelope!
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The creation became Pink Pirouette and Silver - SO GIRLY!

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It's in the mail expressing my congratulations!

Subtles Designer Series Paper STACK

40 sheets of 12X12" #130135

Subtles DSP stack

Flip-Flop Card

Here is another Flip-Flop card I created with the NEW Stampin' Up! Circle Card Thinlits Dies! You NEED this "card die" - it's incredibly quick and impressive!!

Washi Tape is REPOSTIONABLE which makes it sooo simple to use. To intensify the colors of the Washi Tape, I pre-mounted it onto Whisper White Cardstock. It adds a POP OF COLOR!!


Circle Card Thinlits Dies #133480

Special Season

I heat embossed this Christmas Tree from the SPECIAL SEASON stamp set in Iridescent Ice embossing powder over Silver Metallic Encore Ink. The camera did not pick up the sparkle I'm sorry to say.

The Frosted Finishes Embellishments are so elegant, especially with silver and grays!

Frosted Finishes Embellishments #132150

Frosted Embellisnments

96 years old!

We have an aunt celebrating her 96th Birthday! That calls for a SPECIALIZED card!! Memorable Moments Stamp Set of 18 is perfect for those extra-special occasions.

I used the Simply Scored Scoring Tool and Diagonal Plate to make the perfect  coordinating envelope! It's in the mail to express our special wishes!


#132039 wood OR #126682 clear

Memorable moments

NEW Foil Sheets

One of the DELIGHTFUL new Stampin' Up! products in the Holiday Catalog is Silver or Gold Foil Sheets! Here is a simply stunning idea: use the new Foil Sheets with the new PRETTY PRINTS Embossing Folder!! The results are TERRIFIC!

Here I've created a quick banner to add lots of SHINE & TEXTURE to a simple Christmas card!

The finished card! Foil comes two 12 X 12" sheets per package. LOVE IT!

Silver Foil #132178

Gold Foil #132622

Pretty Print Embossing Folder #132175


Memory Lane

Seventeen years ago this week, this was my FIRST Stampin' Up! Catalog as a new Demonstrator! It seems soooo "ELEMENTARY" now. We have come a long way in the creative world during my career.

This convention display exemplifies WHY I love Stampin' Up! The color coordination across products lines is the BEST!!!!

Each color is a "world of it's own!" This color coordination makes the finished products very professional! Thank you Stampin' Up! for OUTSTANDING Color Coordination!

Shop & Order NOW!

Happy Birthday, Katie!


Happy Birthday to our daughter, Katie! I created a very special Pop n' Cut Die Card in the trendiest designs! I LOVE the way the lower corners "tuck into the base!" It's all cut and scored by the Die.

Here is the POP OUT interior!

Of course, a special card demands a special envelope lined with the NEW Envelope Liners Framelit Dies using the coordinating Quatrefancy Specialty Designer Series Paper! 

Card Base Pop 'n Cuts Die #130099

NEW Label Pop 'n Cuts Die #130160

Envelope Liners Framelits Dies (3) #132172

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NEW Thinlit Cards Tutorial



133479 Label Card Thinlit Dies 9 pcs.   $32.95

133480 Circle Card Thinlit Dies 10 pcs. $32.95

Label Card Thinlits Die Coordinates with:

  • Happy Day Stamp Set (item 130294 W, item 130297 C)

Circle Card Thinlits Die Coordinates with:

  • Worth the Wait Stamp (item 131094 W)
  • Five-Way Flower Stamp (item 131088 W)

Both card dies pair well with:

  • Oh, Hello Stamp Set (item 131931 W, item 130733 C)
  • Yippee-Skippee! Stamp Set (item 131341 W, item 131344 C)
  • Really Good Greetings Stamp Set (item 130330 W, item 130333 C)
  • Regarding Dahlias Stamp Set (item 130324 W, item 130327 C)
  • GREAT with our new magnetic platform (item 130658) so you can place the dies exactly where you want them!



FLORIDA Tax Holiday

 Florida is having a sales tax holiday for school supplies August 2-4, 2013. (May not apply to additional city, jurisdiction, or county taxes.)  Your order must ship to a FLORIDA address.

These items are tax-exempt during the Florida sales tax holiday: 

  • 2-Way Glue Pen (item 100425) $4.50
  • Snail Adhesive (item 104332) $6.95
  • Snail Adhesive Refill (item 104331) $4.50
  • Sticky Strip (item 104294) $6.95
  • Stampin’ Dimensionals (item 104430) $3.95
  • Mini Glue Dots (item 103683) $4.95
  • Paper Snips (item 103579) $9.95
  • Uni-Ball Signo Gel Pen (item 105021) $3.95
  • Blender Pens (item 102845) $9.95
  • Stampin’ Write Markers (various item numbers) $3.50
  • Tombow Multipurpose Adhesive (item 110755) $3.95
  • Anywhere Glue Sticks (item 104045) $3.95
  • 2012-2014 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers (item 126856) $14.95
  • 2013-2015 In Color Stampin’ Write Markers (item 131260) $14.95

Outstanding Demonstrators

July Outstanding North Star Stampers:

Mary Elliott of Oregon, IL

Janell Lewellen of Byron, IL

Considering the circumstances, you may take 2 weeks to place your

order with me. Remember, it's a new year with a new prize amount!