Thursday, December 31, 2015

Winner- December FLOWERS challenge

Hello PS fans! 

We are super excited that you are playing along and enjoying the NEW monthly challenges! Check out our December gallery HERE--- lots of great inspiration and beautiful creations!  

HUGE congratulations our 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! 
Designs by Dragonfly 
(We love that she used flowered paper! You could use flowers in ANY way for this challenge!)

A huge THANKS to all who joined in the fun last month! We hope you will stop back by tomorrow [January 1st] for our next monthly challenge ****HINT: we will be working with a color challenge! Pick any 4 colors you want!**** We can't wait to see what you create:) 

Thanks so much for stopping by! Happy NEW Year!!!!!!!!!! Here's to a fabulous and crafty 2016!!! 

Be blessed.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Paper Smooches - January 2016 reveal

Hello friends!

Please welcome our JANUARY 2016 release

Available to purchase at 8:00pm pacific time, tonight!
(December 30th)

...coordinates with Best Buds stamp set

...coordinates with Botanicals 1 stamp set


January 2016 TAM stamp set

TAM = Thanks A Million

This clear 4 x 6 stamp set is FREE with every
$60. retail order placed from
December 30th (at 8:00pm PT) through January 31st 
(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.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015


One more sleep until our newest stamps and dies are released.  I am so excited!!  If you haven't checked out the blog hop post'll see lots of amazing cards showcasing our January products.  

Curls & Swirls
(releases on Dec 30th at 8:00pm PT)

(Big Friend Die, Butterfly Duet Dies)

(Space Cadet stamps and dies, Group Hugs)

Get Well 2 Die
(releases on Dec 30th at 8:00pm PT)

(Band Aids Dies)

Scully from the X-Files contributed to an increase in women pursuing careers in science, medicine, and law enforcement, which became known as “The Scully Effect.”

xx Kim

Monday, December 28, 2015


Hello Monday!  It';s release week...the new January stamps and dies will go live in 2 days - woohooo!  8:00pm pacific time to be exact.

I have some blog hop winners to announce :)

The following winners will receive a $25. gift code to shop at the Paper Smooches website.  Winners, please send an e-mail to to claim your prize.

1. from Michele's blog -
I have the blog hop on my blog – right side – TY
2. from Teri's blog - 
Gorgeous card! I love that great sparkle and shine!
3. from the Paper Smooches blog - 
Fabulous new release - your DT blew my socks off as always!

4. from Laurie's blog - 
Mcstamper said...
Pretty card. Vellum looks really nice.

Silver & Gold
(releases on Dec 30th at 8:00pm PT)

Polka Dot Borders Dies
(releases on Dec 30th at 8:00pm PT)

(Delightful Greetings, Gift Tags 3 Dies)

(Bicycle Die, Summer Lovin, Weather Die, Flowers 2 Dies)

A lot of old movie theaters had “cry rooms” you could take your children to if they were becoming disruptive. This way you could still enjoy the movie while not disturbing other movie goers.

xoxo Kim

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Sunday Recap 12.27

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends! Savannah O'Gwynn here today sharing with you all that's going on in the Paper Smooches world:  

There's STILL time to enter the January Release blog hop--- you could win a $25 PS gift certificate! Just hop along and leave comments on the 
PS blog and PS DT blogs!!! Click HERE for more details! Deadline: Sunday, Dec. 27 at midnight PST. 

We want you to join in the fun with the NEW monthly challenge HERE on the blog! The December challenge is: FLOWERS- incorporate flowers somewhere on your project! 

Picture Credit 
Create a project using PS stamps/dies, as well as FLOWERS as your inspiration!  

I created 2 more cards for this challenge! This first card was shared on the blog for the January Release blog hop
This next card was created using the NEW January release Hibiscus die--- I actually cut the flower image out of balsa wood!!!!  

Please link up your creation before Wednesday, December 30th at 11:59pm PST. Click HERE for more details. 

****You could win a $50 PS gift certificate Or link up HERE: 

Be sure to check out our newest videos over on the Virtual Smooches blog! Several PS DT share tips, tricks, and their "how-to" process in making creations:) 

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

Friday, December 25, 2015

Merry Christmas!

We'd Like to wish you a very Merry Christmas!  Hoping that it's filled with love and laughter :)

fyi...Birds DiesLove Word 2 Die and Gift Tags 2 Dies are now back in stock - woohooo!

(Boom Bots stamps and dies, Fused Frame Die)

(Adorable Array Die)

(Santa Paws, Stitched Dies, Christmas Sampler)

(Just a Note, Cardbooking Dies)

Swedish blood donors first receive a ‘Thank you’ text when they initially donate blood, but they also receive a text message whenever their blood is used to help someone.

Love ya!