Stampin' Up! Beautiful Friendship


Note from Tracy:  Creating cards is a wonderful way to relieve stress and we’re all under so much of that right now.  I’m spending time in my craft room creating cards to share with you and it’s my hope that you’ll be inspired to start creating. Brighten someone’s day by sending them your beautiful card! Take Care, my friends. 

The card I’m sharing with you today was made using Pleased as Punch Designer Series Paper.  This paper was released in early February to coordinate with Sale-a-Bration and Mini catalog products but will only be available until March 31, 2020 or while supplies last.  These are the products it coordinates with: 


Pleased as Punch DSP


The base of my card is Blushing Bride, not a color I use very often and I’m wondering why.  It’s really pretty! I added an embossed layer of Blushing Bride using the Layered Leaves Embossing Folder. The banner was cut using using the Banner Triple Punch. You can make banners with this punch in three widths – 1″, 1-1/2″, and 2″  but here’s a little trick: when choosing the 2″ width, trim your paper about a sixteenth of an inch so it will slide into the punch easily. 


Pleased as Punch DSP


Using the Leaf Punch, I punched out two leaves in Vellum cardstock. The sentiment was stamped in Memento Ink onto Whisper White paper using the stamp set Beautiful Friendship and cut out with the Stitched Shapes Dies.  I added Stampin’ Dimensionals to the back and also secured the leaves with the dimensionals.  I completed the card by adding three Glitter Enamel Dots, in Granny Apple Green.  You can find the measurements I used below the Supply List.  Stay safe and healthy! 




Supply List

If you need any stamping supplies, I’d love to be your demonstrator! You can place an order by clicking any of the images below to go to my Stampin’ Up! online store.  If you have questions about products you’re considering purchasing or ones you’ve already purchased, I’m just an email away (click the Email Me button on the sidebar of my blog).  


  • Blushing Bride cardstock: 11″ x 4-1/4″ 
  • Blushing Bride cardstock: 5-1/4″ x 4″
  • Pleased as Punch Designer Series Paper: 2″ x 5″
  • Whisper White cardstock: scrap for sentiment
  • Vellum cardstock:  scraps for leaves



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