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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-08-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 497
Posted By DianeinSparks
I have stitched dies from several companies...

I have stitched dies from several companies including Lawn Fawn. Sometimes almost all the brands need to have a shim added or to use a metal adapter, especially if you're using heavy card stock. ...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-07-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,371
Posted By DianeinSparks
I make no more than 4 of each card, and usually...

I make no more than 4 of each card, and usually just 2 and make copies of them and keep them in a 3 ring binder with a note on the bottom with the person's name & year. I send out cards for so many...
Forum: Mission: Organization 02-19-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,414
Posted By DianeinSparks
[QUOTE=Hoboken Paper;21785388]Just thought I'd...

[QUOTE=Hoboken Paper;21785388]Just thought I'd share this from the Pretty Pink Posh blog:

https://prettypinkposh.com/2019/02/organizing-your-embellishments-giveaway.html


I bought one of these...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-15-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By DianeinSparks
Consumer Crafts has a few colors - 12 or so for...

Consumer Crafts has a few colors - 12 or so for either $3.97 or $4.17. Other than that Dick Blick seems to have the best price at $4.46. I would only order the colors you need that are dry and wait...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-31-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 684
Posted By DianeinSparks
Yes, shipping costs at some places does stop me...

Yes, shipping costs at some places does stop me from ordering from them. I have wish lists everywhere and sign up for email notices at several places and when free shipping is offered I buy and if...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-28-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,734
Posted By DianeinSparks
The Desktop brand is what I also order from...

The Desktop brand is what I also order from Amazon both in A2 and A7 sizes. They are a nice weight and look good.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-28-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,734
Posted By DianeinSparks
I order my envelopes from Amazon; just type in...

I order my envelopes from Amazon; just type in the size you need; A2, A7 [5 x 7]. I make a lot of 5 x 7 cards so I ordered a box of 250 self sealing white envelopes in 2013 and I'm almost out of...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-26-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By DianeinSparks
You won't find the Big Shot at Michaels; they...

You won't find the Big Shot at Michaels; they carry the Sizzix Big Kick, same machine but a different look. Big box stores have the Big Kick; independent stores have the Big Shot. I got my Big Kick...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-16-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,779
Posted By DianeinSparks
Cleaning up current mess will take a while but...

Cleaning up current mess will take a while but after that I plan to play with all the Nuvo products I bought this year: mouse, glitter paste and Nuvo drops. I did play with the glitter paste and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-08-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,936
Posted By DianeinSparks
I do lots of different things: 1.Stamp a...

I do lots of different things:
1.Stamp a sentiment directly on the inside and add a strip of pattern paper that matches what I used on the front.
2.If the base is colored card stock, I either put a...
Forum: Announcements 11-29-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 812
Posted By DianeinSparks
I find I'm using my Sidekick much more than I...

I find I'm using my Sidekick much more than I thought I would. I have so many word dies and today I sat at my desk and cut out almost all the Merry Christmas dies I have to put on cards since all...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-17-2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 191
Posted By DianeinSparks
Foiled Fox

Has anyone shopped at the FoiledFox.com website. They are in San Francisco and have a WOW embossing powder that I can't find anywhere else. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-03-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,131
Posted By DianeinSparks
I bought 8 bottles on Jan. 8, 2015 and all...

I bought 8 bottles on Jan. 8, 2015 and all bottles have worked just fine; none of them have dried out.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-24-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,023
Posted By DianeinSparks
Oh this stamp is beautiful and would be perfect...

Oh this stamp is beautiful and would be perfect for my 16 year old niece.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-24-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,550
Posted By DianeinSparks
I have so many from the companies already listed:...

I have so many from the companies already listed: Azadi Earles, All Night Media, Bizzaro, Comotion, Cornish Heritage Farms, Elzybells, Mostly Animals, PSX, Printworks, Rubber Stampede, Stampa Rosa,...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-24-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,023
Posted By DianeinSparks
I have 3 nieces that are adopted; 2 are...

I have 3 nieces that are adopted; 2 are African-American, ages 8 & 11 and 1 is American Samoan and is 16. When I make a card with a girl or angel image on it they love it if I color the image to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-22-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,861
Posted By DianeinSparks
I still use lots of my old wood stamps - from the...

I still use lots of my old wood stamps - from the 90's and when I look at new stamp sets I see images that are very similar to the old ones I have and still use. I do buy new stamps but they are all...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-09-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 700
Posted By DianeinSparks
Follow up on cleaning Nuvo Glimmer Paste from...

Follow up on cleaning Nuvo Glimmer Paste from stencils: spent time over the past few days using all of the brands of Glimmer or Glitter paste that I have: Nuvo, Cosmic Shimmer and Bo Bunny. I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-08-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,260
Posted By DianeinSparks
I have the same issues with the TH platform; my...

I have the same issues with the TH platform; my first one was defective and Tonic sent me a new one but I still have problems with the new one on certain places on the platform. While I have to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-30-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,516
Posted By DianeinSparks
Yes prices are climbing and I know I have to pick...

Yes prices are climbing and I know I have to pick and choose on what stamps and dies I buy - I'm retired and don't have an unlimited budget but I've always been frugal and have some money to spend on...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-25-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 700
Posted By DianeinSparks
bjeans, yes I know it's gel and although I...

bjeans, yes I know it's gel and although I usually use the tabs I have half a container of gel left and will try using the Glitter Paste and then cleaning the stencils in the water and gel and let...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-25-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By DianeinSparks
Thanks for this info - off to place an order for...

Thanks for this info - off to place an order for several stencils.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-25-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 700
Posted By DianeinSparks
bjeans, thanks for the video. Since I have some...

bjeans, thanks for the video. Since I have some dishwasher detergent I'll try this before buying Murphy's Oil Soap.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-24-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By DianeinSparks
TechniqueJunkies.com also carries the A Colorful...

TechniqueJunkies.com also carries the A Colorful Life Designs stencils; has anyone ordered from them? I like the stencils but don't want to order from an unknown website.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-23-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By DianeinSparks
A Colorful Life Designs

Has anyone ordered stencils from A Colorful Life Designs? I found some stencils that are different that the usual stencils I see from other companies but don't want to order from an unknown company.
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