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Thank You Xyron

Well what a fun year it has been.  Xyron took me on with no experience and never even owning one.  Thank you to my awesome team and a awesome product to design with.  
The team is designing with their favourite Xyron product and I picked the Sticker Maker.  This handy little machine is perfect for my love of sentiments and letters.  A perfect pairing with my Sizzix Dies.

To create the backgrounds I need a thick cardstock that can take this amount of paint... Super Stock!  I created a colourful base for these wee Alphanumeric Thin letters.  

I lined the little letters up and ran them through my Vagabond.

Each little letters slides into the sticker maker easily.  I add them all one after another pull.  So quick and easy!  

I created the background for the card much the same way as the letters.  Creating a paper ribbon while I was at it.

With the ribbon and bow created I popped the ribbon part through the sticker maker.

Peel and stick.  It's hard to pick one Xyron product.  I often …
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Last Minute Christmas Card

We are always looking for last minute card ideas.  Here is a great quick card to whip up in no time.  A little paper, embossing powder and of course the 3" disposable sticker maker.  How time flies, can you believe this is my last post for 2017 forXyron.  


With my dies I cut a bunch of paper including super stock for the ornaments.  Create a resist with clear embossing powder for inking.

Here's my favourite part... running my dies through the Xyron 3" Disposable Sticker Maker.  I just feed it like it's hungry.
Run a line of adhesive on the back of the paper for the twine to attach too and again on the chip quotes.  I stamped the sentiment from my stamp set Woodland Winter.

Check out this simple quick card.

Look how pretty my stamp looks here.



Thanks for stopping by and wishing you all a wonderful holiday.  
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Gifts made Easy

I love this little box that perfectly stores gift cards.  Eileen Hull does weekly Facebook Live videos and she just happened to make one of these! 

EEK... just loving the simplicity of this and I was totally inspired to make one... or a few myself.



It all starts with the Scallop Flap & Flower Box die and some matboard.  I cut some pattern paper and ran it through the Creative Station to make it all easier.

I used the new Ranger Letter It stamp Cheers from the Birthday Stamp set.  Like I said I stamped a few onto a Stitched Oval cut.

I picked up some velcro strips so I could cut the pieces I needed to size.  This way the scalloped flap stays in place.  

CHEERS...

You could add paper on the inside too if you wanted.


The inspiration team is sharing gift ideas and the new Book Club projects all month long.  Click HERE for more inspiration from the team.
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Check out Eileen's video and what inspired my simple gift boxes.

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Xyron & Wild Whispers Journal

I can't tell you how thrilled I am to be using the new Wild Whisper paper Home for the Holidays.  Xyron is teaming up with the new Canadian Paper company and they happen to live in my city.  YAY, I am excited to see them doing so well! 

I created a Christmas Card Holder.  Somewhere to tuck Christmas cards so they aren't blowing off the mantle onto the floor.   I used Eileen Hull's new Planner Storage & Organizer die for this Christmas Card Holder.  I cut Super Stock Card Stock with the Journal die and ran the Home for the Holidays through the Creative Station.

Wouldn't you know it... I ran the wrong side of paper through the Creative Station.  Oops... easy fix with the Xyron Adhesive Remover I was sent.  I stamped the Home for the Holidays Stamp Set onto the Planner Storage & Organizer.

I thought I would try running the Skates through the Xyron and add some Distress Stickles Clear Rock Candy Dry Glitter... and it worked.  The letter tiles fit easily in the Crea…