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Stampin Friends Love Theme Blog Hop



Welcome to the Stampin Friends Blog Hop! Thank you so much for joining us today, I hope you enjoy our new format for 2017! This month’s theme is Love and Valentine’s Day. If you’re following along the hop, you’ve arrived from Steph’s blog.



First up are my 3-D creations for this hop. I have scheduled a framed art class around the theme love and Valentine’s Day and class members will get to pick which frame they would like to make. I wanted to go with “outside of the box” ideas, what do you think of these projects? I know many people like everything even/level, I went with my squares tilted in the red and white version. The punch art owl (in the red/white framed piece) was inspired by Dawn Olchefske (I am so crazy about owls, my friends and downline always share them with me when they find them on the internet). The little mini lights are battery operated, perfect for my table.

Next up is my Valentine’s Day card that I offered my club members this month and since I also offered a Valentines class last night and none of my club members took that class I was able to use this card again. (I never really use the card if the same stampers are going to be in the class I want them to always have different cards, it can get hectic to keep track believe me). Do you notice the stitched framelits I used for the whisper white square? I am so thrilled these are back in stock and available for you to order they flew off the shelves on November 1 and I can’t remember how long it took to sell out, just a couple days, but they are back now and hopefully here to stay until they launch in the new catalog in June. (they are my favorite die at the moment!)

And this cute little card I came up with to also offer at my Valentine’s Day card class, it’s so fun to feature the new products and mix in some old favorites from the annual catalog, don’t you agree?

You can see the products I used for these projects all the way at the bottom of this post. (If you click any image in that list, it will take you directly to my online store).

Don’t forget to click the Next button to continue on the hop with Cindy’s blog. Our complete group of hoppers for this month is listed below, in case you want to hop around, hop back or you lose your way and need to “reboot”… and scroll to the bottom for my very special offer!



January 2017 Stampin Friends Hoppers:
Elizabeth Jeanne
Raquelle Clifton
Kathie Rotti
Barbara Welch 
Twila Davis
Kirsteen Gill 
Steph Jandrow
Lynn Streifert << YOU ARE HERE!
Cindy Waldroff
Stacey Lane
Melissa Thomas
Kim Smith
Maureen Rauchfuss 
Andrea Tracy-Tucker 
Kim Lamos

If you have been a faithful Stampin Friends blog hop reader, you know we have offered a “give-away” every month of our hops, this year we are doing things differently, and each of us can decide how to handle prizes. I am a fan of the give-aways and I want to continue, so here’s how I’m going to do it. Leave me a comment below about my blog post today, Use the hashtag #Lynnzcrafters within your comment to be entered to win.  On Sunday night at 8 PM Eastern time, I will use random number generator and will select one lucky person to receive a stack of Stampin’ Up! Designer Series Papers (assorted, retired, cut down to fit inside a USP mailer). I will contact you for your mailing address, and will pop those out to you next week. I hope to continue to offer freebies and give-aways to my faithful readers! What do you think? thanks so much for visiting today, for leaving me a comment, and for your loyalty! If you don’t have a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator yet, and need more info, just leave me a comment and I’ll be happy to help you!
Have a great day!

If you are thinking of ordering anything this month please use Hostess Code: 2VHJHJP2

~Lynn Streifert

Independent Demonstrator, Stampin’ Up!

Shop my Online Store 24/7 on my website: http://LynnStreifert.stampinup.net

Email: Lstreifert@nycap.rr.com

Workshops and Classes offered in your home or mine featuring: Project Life/Memory Keeping- aka scrapbooking, card making, paper crafting, Big Shot die cuts (by Sizzix), and a variety of 3D objects and gift items. Think of me for Birthday Parties, Kid Crafts, baby and bridal showers, weddings, and special anniversaries or parties where you need customized invitations or decorations!


39 thoughts on “Stampin Friends Love Theme Blog Hop”

  1. #Lynnzcrafters
    Thanks for sharing – I love the “quilted” frames, especially the “crooked” squared! I think your first posted card is my favorite…I’m a traditionalist. Thanks for the giveaway too!

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