Luv Stampin' Sew Much, Burnaby, BC

A blog about handmade cards and handsewn sock animals

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Wedding Anniversary Gift


Yay, the second frame is done! This one was made as a wedding anniversary gift to myself and my hubby. I really like how this one turns out, and am seriously thinking I can start making these frames to sell in our christmas craft fairs this year, which by the way, my mom and I will be selling our sock animals and handmade cards at Dunbar Community and South Arm Community in November! No more table at Steveston Community because it happens to fall on the same day as Dunbar.


I used the Secret Garden and the Banner Greetings stamp sets. The Banner Greetings is a hostess set. What this means is that if you spend $200 or more on Stampin’ Up! products with me, you can get at least $35 hostess dollars for free, and you can use $10 hostess dollars to get Banner Greetings . I tried to create a more three-dimensional effect within the shadow frame by curling the petals and the banner a bit.


I’m not sure if you can tell in this picture that the banner has been heat embossed. I tried using gold ink before, but it just didn’t do it for me. What a big difference embossing with gold powder!


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The first shadow frame


Got ambitious and bought four of these shadow frames a while ago. I finally got the chance to decorate the first one. It went out to my sister-in-law as a new home gift. I know this is a retired Stampin’ Up! set, but it works quite well with the frame! What do you think? Now I got three more frames to decorate for my own place. I will be sure to keep posting pictures once I’m done with them đŸ™‚

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The brand new Stampin’ Up! 2013-14 Annual Catalogue is here!

Hello everyone! Sorry I haven’t been updating my blog regularly in the past month, but here I am, and here is the brand new 2013-14 Annual Catalogue! I can’t wait to play with my new toys and create new samples for posting!

Check out the new catalogue, and visit my online store for any of your purchases! If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at