It's a Celebration!

With Christmas just two days away...I needed a Birthday card..stat! LOL! Seriously though...one can never have enough Birthday cards, now can they? It seems like I'm always hunting high and low for one when I need one. Crazy, I know... Anyhoo...isn't Party Hardy from Little Darling Saturated Canary fun? She is now available in rubber at Little Darlings Rubber Stamps!! 
One more thing before I go...if you're not a member of the Little Darling Facebook group...you will certainly want to be. Angie has promised to give away a FULL SET OF ALL OF STAMPS IN THE UPCOMING CHA RELEASE to a randomly chosen member of the Little Darlings Facebook group...if we can get the group to 1000 members by December 31, 2012...
So be sure to tell everyone!! 
Thank you so much for coming by and Happy Holidays!! 

Thank you so much for visiting today!! 

Kraftin’ Kimmie–Keep Cozy challenge

Welcome back for another awesome challenge here at Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps!! We are LOVING your submissions!!! It's awesome to see so many of you creating with KKS!!! Keep them coming!
This week our hostess is ELAINE!! And her challenge is called KEEP COZY!! So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item in the spirit of being cozy or using warm, cozy color combinations! Get kreative!! Have some krafty fun and join us this week because we'd LOVE to see your KKS designs. We hope you can play along!!!
Also our DECEMBER Gimme Kimmies Kits are now available, so grab the new stamps at a discount now!! You can buy them all individually as well! Don't forget our Twelve Krafty Days of Khristmas celebration that is going on now with posts every day leading up to Christmas! Be sure to leave comments on each post for a chance to WIN and every day has special stamps ON SALE 25-50% OFF for that day ONLY! Don't miss your favorites!
For my Keep Cozy project, I cut this cute sled out of wooden patterned paper on my Cameo…and made it into a Christmas Ornament…complete with a Warm Winter Wishes sentiment for Kraftin’ Kimmie Winter Trinkets set
Patterned Paper – Echo Park – This & That Christmas
Die Cuts from the Silhouette Store
Kimmie, our slave driver of a boss.. (wink, wink) has given the Krafty girls the next couple of weeks off for the holidays. We will be back for our first 2013 challenge on January 5.
Happy Holidays from the Krafty Girls. Smile

Paperplay CHallenges - You’re a Star challenge


Hi there! Just a quick post for today. Our challenge over at Paperplay is to use a stars.

I LOVE this new RUBBER STAMP from Little Darlings Saturated Canary!! Isn’t she fabulous!! Her name is Bella and she is from the 2012 winter release. In keeping with the challenge and using the print and cut feature on my Cameo, I tucked in the ticket sentiment. So easy!!

Thank you so much for stopping in!

Supplies used:

Stamp – Little Darlings Saturated Canary Rubber Stamp – Bella

Paper My Minds Eye – Love Me

Flowers – Wild Orchid Crafts

Light Pink Sprig – Melissa Frances

Die cuts from the Silhouette Store

Kraftin’ Kimmie December Release Day and Hop

Well welcome back!! It’s Krafty RELEASE Day at KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS!! And we’re celebrating with
Over the last few days in our Krafty Peeks, we have shared lots of AMAZING new stamps from all our artists! We’ve got something for everyone!! We've got a sweet new set with the kiddos and their pets from Cheryl Alger........
it's BEST FUR-IENDS! We also have an adorable set from Emilie Goulet called PARTY MONSTERS! And of course we have an amazing new set of SIX gorgeous CIRCUS GIRLS from Annie Rodrigue that are simply stunning! OH and don’t forget the exclusive line of sentiment stamps that will coordinate with lots of images but especially our new circus girls.... called CIRCUS TRINKETS by the lovely Nicole Aspinall!!!
You will get to see most of the new images today as you sit back and enjoy our DECEMBER Krafty Hop! As you hop from blog to blog, be sure to leave a comment at each and every stop because some lucky stampers will win packages of these incredible stamps from the new release!! And when you’re done hoppin’, be sure to head over to the Kraftin’Kimmie shop, because ALL the new images are NOW available!
And of course, as always, we have our Gimme Kimmies Kits available for those of you who ‘need it all’!! The stamps are grouped together by artist and are available at a discount, but only for a limited time!!
***ONE LAST THING!!! Our HUGE RETIREMENT SALE is still going on right now at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps with so many stamps up to 75% OFF and some stamps as low as $1.50!! Say what?? Yep!! We need to make room for all the new stamps coming our way in 2013, so we're retiring a lot of stamps!! Keep in mind, once they're gone, they're gone and some have already sold out!!! So scoop up the ones you've had your eye on or pass your wish list over to a loved one!! What a great way to fill your stocking!!!
Now let's get hoppin'!!
Kraftin' Kimmie Arielle1
Supplies used:
Stamp and sentiment – Kraftin’ KimmieArielle
Paper – My Mind’s Eye _ Fine and Dandy
Flowers – Wild Orchid Crafts
Die cuts from the Silhouette store
Thank you so much for hopping in today! Smile

Kraftin’ Kimmie December Sneak Peeks Day and Sketch Challenge

So are you here for a new challenge or are you here to check out the brand new ANNIE stamps for DECEMBER???? Well, either way, we've got ya covered!! Not only do we have a new weekly challenge but we also have SIX new AWESOME stamps!!!
This month we have a unique twist on a common theme...... CIRCUS GIRLS!!! Prepare to be amazed by the greatest show on earth !!!! (Cue the big top music!)
Just wait 'til you see all the incredible creations by the Krafty Girls and Guests featuring Arielle, Beatrix with her dog Bijou, Clementine, Esmerelda, Godiva and Ruby the Ringmistress!!
It's another incredibly fun release!!
Check out all the amazing creations on today's hop in combination with this week's challenge!! The lovely ALICE is our hostess this week and her challenge features a fantastic SKETCH!! Use the sketch she has provided as inspiration for your card or scrapbook page! And the random winner of this week's challenge will receive the new ARIELLE, as featured on Alice's gorgeous creation!! We really hope you are inspired by this week's challenge and share your inky creations!!! We SO enjoy seeing your beautiful designs inspired by our challenges!
Below you will find all the Krafty Girls and Guests who have goodies to show you today and while you're visiting their blogs, be sure to leave some love at each stop because TWO lucky ladies are each going to WIN a package of today's stamps!! Woohoo!!!
ALL of our DECEMBER stamps will be available TOMORROW at the Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Shop!!! So be sure to come on back to enjoy our Release Day Krafty HOP!!
Supplies used:
Flowers – Wild Orchid Crafts
Thank you so much for hoppin by!! :)

Kraftin’ Kimmie December Sneak Peeks–Day 3

Today at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps we are sharing a new set by the totally talented Emilie Goulet!!! We've got something super fun and so unique for you!! Perfect for the little kiddos in your life....and maybe young at heart peeps too Let us introduce..... PARTY MONSTERS!! Emilie has created a fun set of MONSTER images for your cards and scrapbook pages!
Below you will find a list of all the Krafty Girls who are sharing PEEKS with you today!! And as you're hoppin' around, be sure to leave a comment at each stop because someone will win a package of these fun stamps!!
All our new DECEMBER 2012 stamps will be available on Sunday at the Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Shop!!! And come on back tomorrow because not only will we have a fantastic new challenge for you, but we'll be revealing the NEW stamps by Annie Rodrigue!!! Get ready to take a trip ......to the CIRCUS
Happy hoppin'!!
Kratin' Kimmie Party Monsters
Hi there! I’m on a masking role!  This time, I masked two of the brand new Party Monsters together to create a fun little party scene. These monsters obviously love a party!  
Stamps and sentiment – Kraftin’ Kimmie – Party Monsters
Papers – My Mind’s Eye – Fine and Dandy
Die cuts from the Silhouette Store
Flowers – Wild Orchid Crafts
Thank you so much for hopping by!!

Kraftin’ Kimmie December Sneak Peeks - Day 2

Welcome back to our DECEMeER Kraftin' Kimmie Peeks!!! Today we are excited to share the ADORABLE new set by artist Cheryl Alger!!! You'll recognize these characters from previous sets.....Lulu and little sister Libby, Lexi and Lucas! And they are having a fabulous time caring for their furry friends!!! It's BEST FUR-IENDS!!!
All the Krafty Girls and Krafty Guests listed below have lots of super designs to show you, so be sure to hop over to each of them! And while you're there, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away one of EACH of the new sets!!! You could WIN the new BEST FUR-IENDS stamp set!!!!!
Then come on back tomorrow to check out MORE new stamps we have to show you , this time by artist Emilie Goulet!!! And ALL the new stamps will be available on Sunday at the KKStamps Shop!!
Happy hoppin'!
Aren’t they so sweet? Smile
Supplies used:
Stamps – Kraftin’ Kimmie 
Papers – American Crafts

Kraftin’ Kimmie December Sneak Peeks - Day 1

WOW! I can't believe it's the end of the year already!!Well, we've got lot of amazing new stuff at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!! for our final release of 2012!! Get ready for our DECEMBER 2012 RELEASE!!!!!
We are kicking off the *New* DECEMBER Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps previews today and first off, we’d like to introduce you to a beautiful new set of Trinkets!!! We are very excited to share with you our GORGEOUS….CIRCUS TRINKETS!!!
What a FUN set of awesome new stamps....and I don't suppose it's going to be too hard to figure out what theme one of the artists worked with this month, huh??
These circular sentiment stamps have been created and designed by the totally talented Krafty Girl, Nicole Aspinall!! They are made especially to fit in your 1 3/8ths and 1 ¾ inch punches, for quick and easy cutting!!! This month we are releasing the CIRCUS TRINKETS set which includes EIGHT trinkets in each set with four of each size and they come as both positive and negative images, so you can use your black or brown ink with the positive stamps and use your colored inks with the negative ones!! You will get the set as a completely unmounted full sheet of deeply etched grey rubber.
A lot of the Krafty Girls are cardmakers and we have found these to be such a quick and easy way to add a sentiment to our creations or to use as the focal point on your cards! They are also perfect for your Smashbook pages and your scrapbook pages, not to mention your altered items and tags!! No stamper's stash is complete without them!
Today we have awesome samples that the Krafty Girls have put together for you....and be sure to comment on each and every stop because one lucky stamper is going to WIN the new CIRCUS TRINKETS set!!! {And just WAIT 'til you see how they combine with our other NEW December stamps!!!}
Happy kraftin'!
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You have to have popcorn at the circus, right? Of course...but how about candy in a popcorn box? LOL  I cut a fun box out on my Cameo, along with a few layers to pop my Circus Trinkets up…and ended up with a fun treat box and a little candy bag too. SO EASY!
That’s the thing that I love about the Trinket sets…They are so darn easy to use!!
Thank you so much for visiting..and be sure to stop by my awesome design team sister's blog for tons of fantastic Circus Trinket Inspiration. :)