Sunday, September 4

Back to School Sale Inspiration Blog Hop Day 3: Merry & Bright

To celebrate the beginning of a new school year, Gina K. Designs is having a Back to School sale! Members from Gina K's design team are hosting three mini hops featuring these three new incentive stamp sets. We just know you're going to love them as much as we do!

Some details on the Back to School Special:
  • Choose any ONE of the incentive stamp sets with any $35 or more purchase
  • Limit one incentive set per order
  • Customers may place multiple orders.
  • Gina K. Designs reserves the right to combine orders shipping to the same address
  • If no incentive stamp set is chosen, one will be chosen for you
  • This special can not be applied to existing orders - must be new orders only
  • Offer expires Monday, September 5th at 11:59 pm Central Time

Here's the card I came up with:

  • Make card from Ivory Cardstock.
  • Mat Chocolate brown and Patterned Paper, ink all edges on PP and add stitches. Punch bottom border.
  • Add Ivory Lace Tape.
  • Stamp image and sentiment.
  • Color image with Copic Markers, add Stickles.
  • Die-cut, emboss and stencil image and sentiment with Labels 10 Nestabilities.
  • Add gold fiber, adhere image and sentiment with Pop dots. Add bows.
  • Add a couple of mini pearls in each corner.

Card recipe:
  • Cardstock: Ivory, White, Chocolate Brown (Gina K. Designs)
  • Patterned Paper: Jovial (Basic Grey)
  • Stamp: Merry & Bright (Gina K. Designs)
  • Embellishments: Mini pearls (Gina K. Designs), Star Dust Stickles (Ranger) Gold fiber, Red/White Gingham (SU), Ivory Tape Ribbon (Love My Tapes).
  • Accessories: Label 10 Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Pop dots, Mini glue dots, Scor-tape, Sewing machine, Lace Punch border (Martha Stewart).

All the products in bold can be found at Gina K. Designs Store.

Make sure to head on over to StampTV to see a list of all those participating in the hops!

Happy hopping and shopping!!!


  1. Like the die used with the image. Great colors and fun card.

  2. WOW! What a brilliant idea to mount the image and sentiment as ornaments themselves. The lace and trim are beautifully placed as well. GREAT card!

  3. Beautiful, Giovana! I love the lace and the darker edging peeking from underneath!

  4. GREAT card, super colors, love the lace ribbon and the border punch, it's all just lovely!