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Celebrate PEOPLE with a Sale!

Yesterday we honored Dr. Martin Luther King for making diversity and inclusivity a priority in our culture. Today we want to celebrate ALL people everywhere with a sale on all our…..PEOPLE! Take 10% off all our stamps featuring people. People of all ethnicities, all ages, all pursuits, all interests – all of ’em! This is your chance to round out your collection of our fabulous characters from our delightful old people to our beautiful African American people to our coffee […]

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We Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who didn’t just stand for the rights of his fellow Black Americans but in fact stood against inequality for EVERYONE. In his iconic “I Have a Dream Speech” he said “I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.” While much of that dream was centered around […]

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This Z Fold Snowman Card Will Crack You Up!

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Z Fold cards are fun because, like slimlines, they give you lots of extra space and today’s Z fold snowman card uses every inch! We bow down to Kittie Carraciolo, one of our Associate Designers, for this card that is not just loaded with delightful detail but, once you “get it”, brings a huge grin to your face! Kittie uses TONS of our dies on her cards and we are always amazed at how her creative use of them adds […]

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Gorgeous Snowy Z-Fold Card

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Today we are sharing an absolutely gorgeous snowy Z-fold card made by Kittie. This card has been one of her most popular on her own blog and we just couldn’t wait to share it with all of you. This card is made even more dramatic by Kittie’s adding a deep dark night sky in the background and using all white die cuts with touches of just brown on the deer to make them stand out. We just love the look […]

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A Clever Snowman Card Idea!

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Even though this was originally created as a Christmas card, we just had to share this adorable snowman card idea because it’s just SO clever! We can totally see this design concept used with loads of our other characters and critters! Our Associate Designer, Julie Warner, created this card by stamping, coloring and die cutting the little snowman with all his details for the reflection. Then she covered the buttons, pocket and his face with masking tape on the stamp, […]

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Meet Our 2021 Rubbernecker Design Team

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We are very excited to share our Rubbernecker Design Team 2021 members! All these talented ladies bring you all the inspiration and ideas on our blog and we feel blessed to have them all as part of our family! Scroll down and get to know them all! Kittie Caracciolo is a Rubbernecker Associate Designer, who constantly inspires our die-cut products; she even has her own line of dies within the Rubbernecker Shop. After a four decade career in Medical Administration, […]

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Join Us In Thanking Michelle Houghton!

Today we are a mix of sad and happy. Sad because Michelle Houghton is leaving our Design Team but oh-so-happy for her because she is moving on to some AMAZING new opportunities! Michelle has been our go-to-girl for all things Copic as we are sure you know from seeing her amazing posts. And now, Michelle is going to be working with Copic themselves as one of their in-house experts! What a well-deserved, perfect position for Michelle! We are so thankful […]

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Beautiful Slimline Snowman Christmas Cards!

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We just love snowman Christmas cards and today we are sharing one created by our Associate Designer Kittie Caracciolo. Kittie has such a way with die cuts and today she’s outdone herself again with this cheerful card that is perfect for “kids” of all ages! We love that Kittie took full advantage of the oversized scale of a slimline card to add this nice fat snowman sitting on his comfy snow bank and visited by those bold red cardinals. Of […]

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Make Cute Christmas Cards With Inchie Stamps!

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Today we want to show how to make cute Christmas cards with our Christmas Inchies. These have been used on slimline cards here and here and then on some tags here and we just had to share this card today because the WHOLE GANG of our inchie friends is here to celebrate! This adorable card by Julie is a flat card, meaning all the images are stamped directly onto her card base. Julie made fantastic use of the masking technique […]

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Looking for Easy Handmade Christmas Card Ideas?

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We know that sometimes having super fast and easy handmade Christmas card ideas in your inspiration files is like money in the bank. Forgot someone on your card list? Need a few quick and easy cards to give out tips? Want to send something to a new friend? As the holidays get closer, our card making time gets more scarce and having an idea like this one from Kittie is a GODSEND! Kittie made this card using one rubber stamp, […]

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DIY Felt Ornaments Using Card Making Dies!

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Today we want to share some simply fabulous DIY felt ornaments our Associate Designer Kittie Caracciolo created using our card making dies. Wait until you see these projects – we are sure you will be bursting with ideas and inspiration! First, we have her cozy Christmas cabin. Is that not just so adorable? We just love the bright pops of red against the soft white and gray with that one brilliant yellow nod to the stars….. You can see more […]

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Gorgeous Handmade Card With Coffee Theme!

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Today we get to show off a gorgeous handmade card with coffee theme details from our Associate Designer, Julie Warner. You may remember this stunning card from this post and today we’ve got some fun additional inside scoop on this card. We figured there’s nothing like curling up with a cup of coffee on a Sunday morning….. First let’s get another look at this beautiful card: Julie wanted to create an image where it looked like this coffee lover was […]

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Happy Thanksgiving From Rubbernecker

From our family to those who you call family, we wish you a blessed Thanksgiving. Whether you are with family this year or perhaps feeling isolated, we want you to know that we truly are grateful for YOU and hope that we are all able to find those blessings, large or small, for which we can all be thankful. If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that family is precious, and even when life throws us a curve, there is […]

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Brand New – The BEST Thank You Stamp Set!

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We are calling this the “Best” Thank You stamp set because that’s what our customers are saying about it! And we are SO excited that our brain storm session about what WE wanted for thank you stamps has made you all so happy. In this month of thankfulness, we acknowledge that there are so very many things for which we can be grateful and they aren’t all obvious. First, let’s take a peek at the stamp set and then we […]

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NEW Coffee Stamps and Dies Coming Soon!

We just can’t hold it in – we have to give you all a teeny tiny sneak peek at some BRAND NEW coffee stamps and dies that will be released next Tuesday , September 29th, which just happens to be National Coffee Day! We have heard from so many of you that you love our current coffee collection – all our funny coffee sayings, our “famous” coffee bean background stamp,  our coffee loving owls (with their matching dies!) and all […]

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Make a Fall Shadow Box Card!

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Today we are excited to share a super cute fall shadow box card from our Exclusive Associate Designer, Kittie Caracciolo. As usual, Kittie has created an adorable fall scene made using some of our die cuts tucked into a card-sized shadow box. The feedback from our customers on this die has been overwhelming – we are SO glad you love being able to make these shadow box cards so easily using the die! This image shows a little of what […]

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A Labor Day Barbecue Card!

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Today we are sharing a SUPER detailed and totally adorable Labor Day barbecue day that is just perfect as an invitation or a thank you card. Can you believe all the detail Kittie, our exclusive Associate Designer, packs into her projects? She used a whole bunch of our dies including the BBQ Set, Tabbed Mountains, Pine Tree Forest, Cooler, Picnic Tables, Grass. Grass #2 and Small Birds! And it’s not just her creative use of dies that adds so much […]

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Christmas Craft Ideas From Rubbernecker!

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We love Christmas craft ideas and we love seeing all of the amazing non-card ideas that you all come up with; ways to utilize the crafting supplies you already have, to make something new and festive. Here are a few ideas to help you step outside the comfort zone of card making and get crafty!   2-4-6-8 Box To make this SUPER fast and easy gift box, download the template below and follow the cut and score lines. (Cut lines are […]

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