Thursday, March 31, 2016

Paper Smooches APRIL 2016 release reveal


Hello friends!

Please welcome our APRIL 2016 release

At 8:00pm Pacific time on March 31st.

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coordinates with our Daddy Yo stamp set




coordinates with our Boob Tubes stamp set





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April 2016 TAM stamp set

TAM = Thanks A Million

This clear 4 x 6 stamp set is FREE with every $60. retail order placed from
March 31st (at 8:00pm PT) through April 30th (at 8:00pm PT)
(based on subtotal after any coupons or discounts)

This stamp set will automatically be added to qualifying orders. 
 (This promotion does not require a code and you will not see it in your cart)

This stamp set is also available to purchase.

Winner- March BIRTHDAY challenge

Hello PS fans! 

OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH MY! I ***wish*** I could explain through this blog or video or photos how much I love your creations for our challenges and how hard it is to pick a winner! I hope you know that I love love love our PS players and fans 
❤️ You guys are the BEST! 

Check out the March gallery HERE

This was a hard hard HARD decision but we can only have one winner. HUGE congratulations our March winner:
Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $50 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!

We'd also like to feature a couple of our players! 
Karen
Emily 
Jill 
Camilla 


And because we had so many players... check out these projects: RocioDasa B., Tina, Michelle, and  Dasha's! WOW--- this gallery was AMAMAMAMAZING! Picking ONE winner and just a few featured players is so hard! 

A huge THANKS to all who joined in the fun last month! 

We hope you will stop back by tomorrow [April 1st--- no joke 😜] for our next monthly challenge ****HINT: black and white with a pop of color! 

Thanks so much for stopping by! Be blessed:)

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

3.30

Hi there
This is my second post for the day.
I wanted to share the last card created by our March guest designer, Virginia Lu.
I have been so impressed by her :)  I hope you enjoyed her creations as much as we did!

(Precious Mom, Cute Cluster Die)


3.30

Tomorrow is our release day - wooohooo!
I have another sample using the new Mirror Block Stamp set.
Full reveal will be shared tomorrow :)
NEW April stamps and dies will be available at 8:00pm PT


(Bee Mine, Lots of Love)

In late November 2005, the original Hollywood Sign was sold on eBay for $450,400

xx Kim

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

3.29

Hi there!
I have another sample to share using the new Mirror Blocks stamp set.  (releasing on March 31st)


Sav changed the direction of her pup and was able to use the coordinating dies as well.

A snake can go a year without food if it digests its own heart and after a good meal the heart will grow back.

xx Kim

Monday, March 28, 2016

3.38 - winner day

Hi friends!
I have some blog hop winners to announce :)

from Michele's blog - 
Carla Hundley 
Oh cute cute cute!
Love the whole
design of it.
Carla from Utah
from Kalyn's blog - 
christine canfieldon March 25, 2016 at 11:46 am said:
love the gradient effect!

from Savannah's blog - 
TracyM #6773 said...
I tweeted about the blog hop :)
https://twitter.com/TracyM6773/status/712999994731532288
March 24, 2016 at 7:35 PM

from Alice's blog - 
karenelr said...
I love the thickness of the items on the card--very fun the way you've arranged it!
March 27, 2016 at 9:54 PM

Winners, please e-mail me at info@papersmoochesstamps.com to claim your $25.00 gift certificate to spend at our online store.  Congrats!!

We also have a new stamp set called Mirror Blocks that will release on March 31st.
You may remember that we had a 3 x 4 stamp called Dude Block.  I put together a new set that is awesome for mirroring images.  Use the Misti to create mirrored images with ease.


Kalyn used the solid stamp to mirror the other bird.  Tutorial coming soon.
(Hang Ups, Spring Groves)

Warren Buffett made enough money selling Coke Bottles and magazines door to door to buy a 40 acre farm at the age of 14.

xx Kim

Monday Reminders 3.28

Hello again, friends!

Due to the Easter holiday and weekend, I'm back with a quick reminder post-----> there's a HUGE chance you could win a $50 PS gift certificate by playing along with the March challenge HERE! The challenge is: BIRTHDAYS- create a birthday card, creation, project, layout, birthday favor bag/goodies/etc!!! This is an EASY challenge;) 
Create a "birthday" project/card using PS stamps/dies as your inspiration! 


This is the same card as yesterday's post (HERE) but with different washi tape/colors! Simple! Sometimes you can mass produce cards and make them "different" just by changing a few details:) 
Be sure to link up your creation before Tuesday, March 29th at 11:59pm PST. Click HERE for more details. ****You could win a $50 PS gift certificate
Or link up HERE:





That's it for me today! Thanks so much for stopping by and for joining in the fun with the PS March challenge  Be blessed:}

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Sunday Recap 3.27

Happppppppppppppy Easter--- REJOICE

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

Savannah O'Gwynn here today with a quick recap of what's been going on this week with Paper Smooches 
-----------> below are 2 different ways to WIN some PS gift certificates!!!! 

The FINAL DAYS are here----> we hope you play along with the March challenge HERE! The challenge is: BIRTHDAYS- create a birthday card, creation, project, layout, birthday favor bag/goodies/etc!!! This is an EASY challenge;) 
Create a "birthday" project/card using PS stamps/dies as your inspiration! 


I've created another birthday card for this week- so easy and simple... and YUMMY:) 

Be sure to link up your creation before Tuesday, March 29th at 11:59pm PST. Click HERE for more details. ****You could win a $50 PS gift certificate
Or link up HERE:





And....... the PS DT has shared some sneak peeks for the April release! Stop by each blog and leave some love for your chance to win!!! Click HERE for all the details! 
***Leave some love on these blogs for your chance to win:) 

That's it for me today! Thanks so much for stopping by! Be blessed:}

Saturday, March 26, 2016

3.26

Hi friends
It's a winner-day - yay!
I have the lucky winner to announce for our Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine giveaway.  This winner will receive the latest issue of Scrapbook & cards Today.

BIG congrats to....

I enjoy that magazine. I download it each time it comes out and read it on my Kindle. Love it!

woohoo Lisa!  Please e-mail me at info@papersmoochesstamps.com to let me know your address so that I can pass it onto the magazine.

I am thrilled to read that you all love this amazing magazine as much as I do.  Here's to many many more years with Scrapbook & Cards Today!  <3

xx Kim

Friday, March 25, 2016

3.25




(Bold Buzzwords, Spring Fling stamps and dies)


(Mom Word Dies, Precious Mom)

Snails can crawl over razor blades and other sharp surfaces without injury.

Love ya!
Kim

Thursday, March 24, 2016

PS DT Blog Hop

It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the NEW Paper Smooches APRIL 2016 release with you!  TWO new stamp sets and FIVE new dies will be available to purchase at 8:00pm PT on March 31st.  You will find our new products HERE once they go live.  
To add extra fun to our blog hop...we are offering up a prize! 
The prize - a $25. gift code to choose what you like at the PS online store.

Here are the details:
  • FOUR winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the design team blogs and the PS Blog to win the $25. prize.
  • Just leave a comment on any of the design team blogs listed below or the PS blog for your chance to win!  (you do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify but it increases your chances) 
  • Deadline: You have until midnight PT on Sunday, March 27th to leave a comment. 
  • Please check the Paper Smooches blog on Monday, March 28th to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.  


To increase your chances of winning:
  • Tell us that you Facebooked about our blog hop
  • Tell us that you Tweeted about our hop
  • Tell us that you posted on your blog about our blog hop
(which means that you have up to three extra chances to win on each blog)

I am really excited about this new release!  I used the new LATTICE Die and a new stamp set called SMOOCHES.  I hope you love them as much as I do <3

I simply die cut the Lattice Die twice, stamped the sentiment between them and embellished the sentiment with die cut flowers.  The leaves are enamel stickers, but the set does include a leaf die.  You like?

Some lakes are stocked with fish by dropping hundreds of fish out of an airplane flying over.

hugs and smooches!
Kim

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

3.23




(Butterfly Duet Dies, Hot Spots Large Base Die)


Virginia knocked it out of the park - again :)
I adore the glittery GOLD and splash of purple!

(Cute Cluster Die, Precious Mom)

UFC fighter Meisha Tate was vacationing with her boyfriend and his parents when his mother suffered an asthma attack while snorkeling and almost drowned. Unable to perform CPR due to a closed throat, Meisha saved her by repeatedly taking puffs from an asthma inhaler and blowing it into her lungs.

xxoo im

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

something FUN!



We'd like to congratulate Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine on TEN amazing years!

They have a whole LOT of fun going on over at their blog to celebrate.  You could win a $50. shopping spree at our store - woohoo!  You won't want to miss out.

Check out their blog HERE



...AND we have one of their latest issues to giveaway to one lucky winner.
Please leave a comment here and let us know if you are familiar with this fabulous publication...the deadline is March 25th at midnight (EST). Winner will be announced on Sat. March 26th.



(Streamers stamps and dies, Birthday Sampler)


(Precious Mom, Bows Dies)

Big Ben (Elizabeth Tower) in London is leaning over so much it can now be seen with the naked eye. In 4000 years it will be at the same angle as the tower in Pisa is now. 

smooches!
Kim

Monday, March 21, 2016

3.21

Happy Monday friends!
Hope you had a terrific weekend!
Our PS DT blog hop is this week :)




(Bees Dies)

It became illegal to sell ice-cream sodas on a Sunday in the American town of Evanston during the late 19th century. To get around the problem some traders replaced the soda with syrup and called the dessert an “Ice Cream Sunday.” Today, we cherish them as “Sundaes”.

xx Kim

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Sunday Recap 3.20

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

Savannah O'Gwynn here today with a quick Paper Smooches 
recap post----------->


There's a HUGE chance you could win a $50 PS gift certificate by playing along with the March challenge HERE! The challenge is: BIRTHDAYS- create a birthday card, creation, project, layout, birthday favor bag/goodies/etc!!! This is an EASY challenge;) 
Create a "birthday" project/card using PS stamps/dies as your inspiration! 


Need a quick birthday card? Here's a card I created for the challenge- EASY! Swipe paint, die cut, inlay die cut, and stamp sentiment. Hmmmm... this could be a "Trav Card Style" card!!! Either way- it's perfect for the March challenge.
Be sure to link up your creation before Tuesday, March 29th at 11:59pm PST. Click HERE for more details. ****You could win a $50 PS gift certificate
Or link up HERE:





I've shared another video on the Virtual Smooches blog -- my computer finally decided to download this video! LOL! It's perfect for the March challenge. Check it out HERE! Here's a sneak: 
 Sometimes you don't need the sentiment "Happy Birthday" on your card to make it a "birthday" card! 

That's it for me today! Thanks so much for stopping by! Be blessed:}