Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Seasons Givings blog hop

I am excited to be a part of the Seasons Givings blog hop.
I am immensely thankful for all of you. All of the love and support you have shown to me for nearly nine amazing years makes me happy every single day. 
I was blessed with the gift of art and I truly love sharing my creations with the world. 
Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

The prize I chose is the ENTIRE Paper Smooches January 2020 release.
So here is your first peek at what is releasing on January 6th

...and here is an adorable card that was created by Karin using this NEW release:

Our giveaway will end on January 4th. The winner will be announced here on January 5th. Our blog hop is on January 6th, so please stop by then as well.

To be eligible to win this amazing prize, please comment on this post and tell me what your favorite Paper Smooches product is of all time.

Be sure to stop by all of the blogs to see what you could win...and to be inspired too of course :)

Happy New Decade!



Happy New Decade! I hope your new year is filled with love and laughter.

There are TWO more days to take advantage of our special...here are the details:

I will include a FREE stamp set with all orders over $15.00 (starting now 12/22 and ending on 1/1/20). You can choose the stamp set by letting me know in the comments box before check out. If you don't choose one, I will gladly choose a fun set for you.

(Digits stamps and dies, Birthday Sampler)

xx Kim

Monday, December 30, 2019


(Charms Dies, With Sympathy Dies, Vanilla Verbiage, Flaunters Dies, Rainbow Sherbet Paper)

There is an airport in Italy that will let you bring 500g of liquid on a plane, 
so long as it is Pesto.

xx Kim

Friday, December 27, 2019


Vanilla Verbiage stamps and Dies, Rainbow Sherbet, Santa Paws stamps

A 98-year old mother moved into same nursing home as her 80-Year old son
 to take care of him


Wednesday, December 25, 2019


Merry Christmas. I hope your holiday is filled with love and lots of hugs and smiles.

Stitch Builder Dies, Amazing & Awesome Dies, Vanilla Verbiage stamps and dies, Kindness Sampler, Rainbow Sherbet Paper

The most common street name in U.S. is Second. First is the third, Third is the second with Fifth being the sixth most common.


Monday, December 23, 2019


Awesome & Amazing dies, Stitch Builder dies, Tiny Hearts dies, Rainbow Sherbet paper
Vanilla Verbiage Stamps

The final science exam for 8th grade students in Ketchikan Alaska is a 2 night survival trip on an uninhabited island.

xx Kim

Sunday, December 22, 2019


Hello friends
Just sending some inspiration a sneak peek and letting you know that I have a shopping special for you.

I will include a FREE stamp set with all orders over $15.00 (starting now 12/22 and ending on 1/1/20). You can choose the stamp set by letting me know in the comments box before check out. If you don't choose one, I will gladly choose a fun set for you.

I hope you have a magical holiday season. <3

New releases are live at 10:00am central time
on the 6th day of every month.

* If you’d like to see Paper Smooches stamps and dies offered at your local craft store please ask them to inquire about carrying our products. They can e-mail us at  kim@papersmoochesstamps.com.

* As always, we aim to ship orders within 24 hours. Amazing customer service is very important to us. We do our best to keep the shipping costs as low as possible. We offer FREE shipping for US orders over $50.

* We have an incredible design team that will surely inspire you! 
Alice HuangJill HawkinsKarin AkesdotterMichele BoyerSavannah O' GwynnTeri Anderson

* Our Blog Hops are on the 6th day of every month. Need a challenge? We have a new challenge with prizes on our blog every month.

Here is a sneak peek at our January 6 x 6 paper, stamps, dies and stencil.

Friday, December 20, 2019


Awesome & Amazing Dies, Stitch Builder Dies, Rainbow Sherbet Paper

There is a law in Sweden that allows you go on any property you please between July and October so long as you are picking wild berries or mushrooms.

BIG hugs,

Thursday, December 19, 2019


Supplies: Planner Stencil; Vanilla Verbiage Stamp Set; Vanilla Verbiage Icons Dies; Dinky Doodles 1 Stamp Set; Dinky Doodles 2 Stamp Set, Kindness Sampler, Forest Whimsy, Laurels Dies, Bitty Bows Dies, Birch Tree Dies

The jacuzzi was invented by Candido Jacuzzi to provide pain relief for his 15-month-old son, Kenny Jacuzzi, who was born with rheumatoid arthritis.


Tuesday, December 17, 2019


Rainbow Sherbet Paper: Rosy Posy, Tiny Hearts dies, Hello Love die, Bitty Bows, 
Stitch Builder dies, Happy Birthday Word die

A software developer rigged the lottery software he coded in several states, so he would know what the winning numbers would be 3 days per year.

xx Kim

Friday, December 13, 2019


(Charms Dies, Thanks so much Die, Vanilla Verbiage stamps and dies, Postage Stamp Dies)

A man was arrested for trespassing at the Budweiser brewery. His name? Bud Weisser.

xx Kim

Wednesday, December 11, 2019


Supplies: Bitty Bows Dies; We Adore You Stamp Set; We Adore You Icons Dies; Vanilla Verbiage Stamp Set; Vanilla Verbiage Icons Dies; Rainbow Sherbet Paper Pack, Mr & Mrs Dies, Stitch Builder Dies, Comforting Hugs stamps and dies

The first manager of the first McDonald’s franchise was called Ed MacLuckie.


Monday, December 9, 2019

PS Challenge team announcement

Well my goodness...the entries were amazing. You all made it SO HARD to decide!!

THANK YOU all for applying. I truly enjoyed viewing your creations. I am touched that you'd like to be a part of Paper Smooches.

I decided to choose the challenge team for the entire year.

drum rollllll

including their entry numbers:

25 Audrey Tokach
2 Larissa Heskett
9 Kathy Schweinfurth

34 Nicole Vogeli
44 Tina Pavlovic
21 Shelly Kurth

31 Karen Haman
33 Jennifer Roach
44 Waleska Galinda

HUGE congrats to the new team.

challenge team, please e-mail me at kim(at)papersmoochesstamps.com

The next challenge will start 
on January 1st

The prizes will change starting in the new year as well. Prize one will be a $25. gift code to shop at the Paper Smooches website and the second prize will consist of Paper Smooches product with a value of approx. $50. The prize package will be shown and will include TWO stamp sets and TWO dies.

xx Kim

December blog hop winners


I have blog hop winners to announce - yay!

I will announce the new challenge team today - still working on the final details...stay tuned...

TWO blog hop winners will receive a $50. code to use towards their shopping spree at Paper Smooches online store.  drum roll....

from Teri's blog - 

from Karin's blog - 
Blogger JMN said...
Cute and adorable cards, awesome new release products (the Bitty Bows and Stitching die are favourites).
December 7, 2019 at 11:11 AM

HUGE congrats winners! 

Please e-mail me at kim(at)papersmoochesstamps.com to claim your prize.

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Challenge team announcement

Hello all.
My goodness...the response to our challenge design team call is amazing! I am going to need a bit more time to decide. So the announcement will be made on Monday, Dec. 9.
Thank you for your patience
xx Kim

Friday, December 6, 2019

Paper Smooches - DECEMBER 2019 Release Reveal

The following NEW stamps, dies, stencils and PAPER are now available at the Paper Smooches online store. 


Rainbow Sherbet Paper 
6 x 6 (two of each design)

(Rosy Posy, Tiny Hearts dies, Hello Love die)

(Happy Birthday Word 2 Die, Rainbow Sherbet Papers, Stitch Builder Dies)

(Stitch Builder Dies, Rainbow Sherbet Papers)

Charms Dies

(Postage Stamp Dies, Vanilla Verbiage stamps and Dies)

(Amazing & Awesome Dies)

(Caffeinated, Feel Better Sampler)

DECEMBER 2019 TAM stamp set

TAM = Thanks A Million

This clear 4 x 6 stamp set is FREE with every $60. retail order 
placed from December 6 through January 5, 2020
(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.

Vanilla Verbiage

(Rainbow Sherbet Papers)

Vanilla Verbiage Icons Dies

(Rainbow Sherbet Papers, Chubby Chums, Splash, Notebook Basic Die)

xx Kim