Posts By: Julie Elak

Stamp, Create, Repeat Video – Valentine’s Day Tags

Ashley Abelson is pulling out her scrap bin of patterned paper for this week’s video. She is sharing how to paper piece and create cute Valentine’s Day mason jar tags.

Scraps, we all have them. Watch this week’s video to pick up some tips and use up those bits and pieces of paper that we could just not toss away!

Click here to view the video on You Tube or click directly on the video below.

YNS Supplies: Mason Jar Stamp, Mason Jar Die Set

Happy Stamping and Paper Piecing!

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Challenge 129 Winners

Did you play along with challenge #129? You may just be a winner!

The randomly selected winner from the challenge is participant #33, Roberta Stevenson! Roberta’s entry featured YNS products, so she receives a $20.00 YNS Store egift card. Congratulations!!!

Challenge #129 was full of the faves of 2019. The Top Pick is Claire Apostoloff’s card featuring her favorite YNS Stamp set of 2019, Dancing Dragonflies.

Claire’s card is cute, clean and sparkly, with the outdoor scene grounded by the natural colored frame.


Challenge #129 may be done, but we have a new challenge ready to inspire you! We are looking for shades of blue for challenge #130. Are you ready? Join in the fun for a chance to win!

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Challenge #130 – Shades of Blue – Comment to Win!

It’s Friday! Let’s have some FUN!!! We are kicking off Challenge #130 today and we are looking for shades of blue.

Challenge #130 – Shades of Blue

Our challenges come with 2 chances to win.

#1 – a comment for the chance to win giveaway

Would you like the chance to win a YNS stamp set? Leave a comment on this post by January 15, 2020 at midnight est to be entered in the random drawing. Want more entries in the drawing? Leave comments on YNS’ IG and FB pages too!

#2 – play along with the challenge

Would you like to win a YNS store gift certificate? Play along with the challenge! Link up your creation at the bottom of this post by January 23, 2020 at midnight est to be entered in the random drawing to win a $15.00 YNS gift certificate. If your creation contains YNS products and you are the random winner then you receive an extra $5.00.

Now on to inspiration from the design team, including our 3 new team members!!!

Kerri

YNS Supplies: Good Glidings
Good Glidings Die Set
Snowy Mountains Edge Die Set
Winter Trees Edge Die
Black Olive Ink

Sue

YNS Supplies: Stitched rectangle dies
Waddles Winter Wonderland
Blueberry Blitz Sparkly Gumdrops

Noga

YNS Supplies: Puddles of Fun

Cassie

YNS Supplies: Just Keep Floating
Wave Panel Die

Laura

YNS Supplies: Cool Winter Cats Stamp Set
Cool Winter Cats Die Set
Cool Tag 3 Die Set
Mini Letters and Numbers Stamp Set
Black Olive Ink Pad
Blueberry Breeze Ink Pad

Karen

YNS Supplies: One in a Chameleon
Black Olive Ink
Stitched Rectangle dies
Cool Tag Banner Sentiments
Stitched Fishtail Banner dies
Whatnot Sentiments 12 (words inside)
Paint Swooshes
Tropical Paradise Gumdrops

Meghan

YNS Supplies: Way Cool Monsters

Kendra

YNS Supplies: Snow Much Joy
Snow Much Joy Die Set
Winter Wonderland Phoebe
Black Olive Ink
Wonderland Ink
Blueberry Breeze Ink
Blue Curacao Ink
Bling It On Sparkly Gumdrops
  • YNS’ challenge #130 ends on Thursday, January 23rd, at midnight EST.
  • Only new creations please.
  • Limit of 3 entries per challenge, per person, each entry must be different.
  • Be sure to link back to our challenge in your blog post or gallery entry.
  • Entries not meeting the challenge guidelines will be removed.
  • All stamps are welcome, although we love to see YNS stamps and dies on your projects.
  • One random participant will win a $15 gift certificate to the Your Next Stamp store.  If YNS stamps or dies are the focal point then the winner receives an additional $5 gift certificate for a total of $20.  The winner will be announced on the YNS Blog the Sunday after the challenge closes.
  • The YNS Top Pick will receive the “YNS Top Pick” badge and their project will be featured on the YNS Blog the Sunday after the challenge closes.  To be considered for the Top Pick, YNS stamps/dies must be the focal point of your project.

Happy Stamping!

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Throwback Thursday – Penguin Love

Ahhhh love… With Valentine’s Day just over a month away we are sharing another love filled set perfect for your heart day crafting.

Penguin Love is available right now at almost 1/2 off the regular price! This set is perfect for Valentine’s Day and other love filled events, such as an anniversary, engagement or wedding. What about creating a card to simply say ‘I love you’?!

Penguin Love

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Making it Rain

Are you looking for gift ideas? Are gift cards the way to go? Creating your own gift card holders adds a personal touch to your present.

Karen Aicken is sharing a fun way to create a gift card holder using the Make it Rain stamp set.

Adding a simple pocket, made from patterned paper, is a good place to slip in a gift card or cash.

YNS Supplies:

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Stamp, Create, Repeat Video – Valentine’s Day Projects

Stop! Don’t put away those Christmas stamp sets! Some of those sets are perfect for Valentines! Ashley Abelson’s video this week is showing how versatile those Christmas stamps can be, especially the Holiday Ponies stamp set.

Are you ready to Stamp, Create, and Repeat? Pull out the pinks and reds, then watch Ashley’s video to make a Valentine gift card holder.

Click here to view the video on You Tube or click directly on the video below.

 

YNS Supplies: Holiday Ponies Stamp, Holiday Ponies Die Set, Gift Card Holder Die Set, Pink Pizzaz Sparkly Gumdrops

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Thank you Tricia!

Over the last year, Tricia Traxler has shared so many wonderful YNS creations with us. We are sad to announce that Tricia is stepping down from the YNS DT. Her sweetness and creativity will be missed!

Let’s take a look back at a few of Tricia’s cards that bring smiles and showcase her sweet personality!

YNS Supplies:  Sew Sweet stamp set | flowers from the All Aboard Bunch of Happiness stamp set | So Many Squares Panel DieGumdrops
YNS Supplies: Card Buddies
YNS Supplies:  Joyful Wishing Well set | Black Olive ink | Fancy Wishing Die | Love Earth Gumdrops 

Thank you Tricia, we hope to see you back as a guest in the future! We wish you well Tricia.

Happy Stamping!

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I Spy YNS Saturday – Christmas Recap

The holidays may officially be over, but we can’t let 2019 go without sharing some of the Christmas cards we spied! Here is a trio of cards created by YNS fans. Get ready, because these cards are cute, colorful and oh so creative!


Natasa of @natspaperworld created a scene with this card featuring the characters from Good Glidings. The blocks of color and overall color combination caught our eye!


Ushii created a wreath using dies that is sweet as a can be! What a creative way to use the Gingerbread House die set. Find more of her creations @ushiilandia.


Ashley’s colorful, whimsical card caught our eye. She really upped the cute factor with her card featuring the Winter Unicorn Rocks set. Find more of Ashley’s creations @ashleyhscrapstamp.


We are always on the lookout for YNS creations. Be sure to tag your photos with #yournextstamp, so we can find YOUR amazing work!!!

Happy Stamping!

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Challenge 129 – More Time to Play

What is your favorite from 2019? That’s what we are looking for with Challenge #129! It could be a stamp set, color combo, technique, really anything stamping/die related. What is it? Let us know and it include it on your entry in to Challenge #129.

Challenge #129 – Favorite from 2019

Would you like to win a YNS store gift certificate? There is one week left to play along with the challenge! Link up your creation at the bottom of this post by January 9, 2020 at midnight est to be entered in the random drawing to win a $15.00 YNS gift certificate. If your creation contains YNS products and you are the random winner then you receive an extra $5.00.

So what is your favorite from 2019? Cassie is sharing inspiration using her favorite technique from 2019, ink blending.

YNS Supplies: Carnival Food Fun

  • YNS’ challenge #129 ends on Thursday, January 9th, at midnight EST.
  • Only new creations please.
  • Limit of 3 entries per challenge, per person, each entry must be different.
  • Be sure to link back to our challenge in your blog post or gallery entry.
  • Entries not meeting the challenge guidelines will be removed.
  • All stamps are welcome, although we love to see YNS stamps and dies on your projects.
  • One random participant will win a $15 gift certificate to the Your Next Stamp store.  If YNS stamps or dies are the focal point then the winner receives an additional $5 gift certificate for a total of $20.  The winner will be announced on the YNS Blog the Sunday after the challenge closes.
  • The YNS Top Pick will receive the “YNS Top Pick” badge and their project will be featured on the YNS Blog the Sunday after the challenge closes.  To be considered for the Top Pick, YNS stamps/dies must be the focal point of your project.

Happy Stamping!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter


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