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Clean and Simple- Merry and Bright

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Rubbernecker Stamps has rebranded and is now Brass & Bliss Craft Co. The items in this blog post can be found on our new website at www.BrassandBliss.com. The shopping links in this blog have been updated to take you to the correct location for purchasing. This months theme was Clean and Simple Christmas cards, because we know so often we need a last minute idea to make a special handmade card for someone! It has been a successful month packed full of CAS goodness. […]

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How to make an Elegant CAS Slimline Holiday Card

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We have ten day left until Christmas, and might be in need of a few extra cards for some new neighbors we met. This Elegant CAS Slimline Card is an awesome go-to creation that is sure to bring some holiday cheer to our new friends! Rubbernecker Stamps has rebranded and is now Brass & Bliss Craft Co. The items in this blog post can be found on our new website at www.BrassandBliss.com. The shopping links in this blog have been updated to take you […]

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A Fall Scene Card Made With Die Cuts

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Come get all the details for this fall scene card made with die cuts – colorful and loaded with texture, it’s easier than it looks! Rubbernecker Stamps has rebranded and is now Brass & Bliss Craft Co. The items in this blog post can be found on our new website at www.BrassandBliss.com. The shopping links in this blog have been updated to take you to the correct location for purchasing. Today’s fall scene card made with die cuts is loaded with details and when […]

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A Fun, Colorful Handmade Halloween Card!

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This colorful handmade Halloween card is easier to make than it looks and is SO fun – come get all the details! Rubbernecker Stamps has rebranded and is now Brass & Bliss Craft Co. The items in this blog post can be found on our new website at www.BrassandBliss.com. The shopping links in this blog have been updated to take you to the correct location for purchasing. As “scary” as these monsters are, gathered together on this colorful handmade Halloween card they take on […]

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Paper Piecing With Fall Die Cuts

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Check out this adorable, ever so slightly spooky Halloween card made by paper piecing with fall die cuts! Rubbernecker Stamps has rebranded and is now Brass & Bliss Craft Co. The items in this blog post can be found on our new website at www.BrassandBliss.com. The shopping links in this blog have been updated to take you to the correct location for purchasing. We make a LOT of dies. We know there is nothing like having that perfect die cut to add some pop […]

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Cute Halloween Die Cuts Make This Card!

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Come see what you can create with an assortment of cute Halloween die cuts! As much as many of us like a little hint of spooky, cute Halloween die cuts are all the rage and this card shows off how you can mix and match them to perfection. Using the classic color combo of orange, purple and black, Dawn put this card together with some of our Halloween dies and we love it! Dawn says “I had so much fun […]

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Make a Cute Die Cut Reindeer Card!

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Get all the little tips and tricks to make a cute die cut reindeer card that will give them the happy grins! Today we have Dawn to thank for sharing her steps to make a cute die cut reindeer card with a fabulous starry background to give them a peaceful place to plop down and pose. Dawn says “I thought these adorable reindeer needed a night sky to showcase their adorableness.” Who would have thought one of Melinda Stearns’ hand […]

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Make This Cute Die Cut Snowman Card!

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Today’s die cut snowman card has lots of adorable details but is easy to make and will give everyone the frosty grins! Today we have this absolutely adorable die cut snowman card from Dawn and we have to say that we just smile from ear to ear every time we look at it. While it’s clearly a perfect Christmas card, we can also see this card being used with a different sentiment in a different color story to be used […]

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Using Slimline Insert Dies From Rubbernecker

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Check out some PRO TIPS on using slimline insert dies from Rubbernecker on this adorable Christmas card! We remember when we launched the then-new slimline insert dies from Rubbernecker, people went bananas over these innovative mix and match dies. People still do, judging by how many times we have to reorder all the different designs. Today Dawn is using a couple from our collection along with our ever-popular Christmas Inchies and our brand new Snowflake Fun Slimline Paper Pad to […]

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A SUPER Cute Hand Stamped Snowman Card!

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You won’t be able to resist making this cute hand stamped snowman card! Perfect for all season long, this cute hand stamped snowman card is perfect for just about any occasion. If you love to color, this card is for you! And if you REALLY love to color, it could be an awesome card to make multiples of. Just stamp all your images, grab your markers and plop down in front of a movie and color your heart out. We […]

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More Cute Handmade Polar Bear Cards!

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Check out another one of the cute handmade polar bear cards our designers have made! Remember when we said that our Design Team was LOVING our new Polar Bear Friends collection? This playful, festive card from Dawn is another one of the super cute handmade polar bear cards we are seeing and we are SO here for it! That fun diagonal patterned paper on this vertical slimline card is the perfect background to show off the adorable little vignettes Dawn […]

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A Gorgeous CAS Monochromatic Card

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Today’s CAS monochromatic card can be made in any color and can be used for any occasion – check it out! Today’s post is so perfect to close our our month of clean and simple cards using bright colors. This design for a quick and easy, CAS monochromatic card is also ideal because, thanks to the custom inking, you can make this in any color story you love and it will always be spectacular. Let’s see how Dawn created her […]

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A Hand Stamped Butterfly Sympathy Card

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Today’s beautiful hand stamped butterfly sympathy card is so quick and easy yet so beautiful. We have Dawn to thank for this lovely, heartfelt hand stamped butterfly sympathy card. Her simple, subtle touches add depth and texture for lots of details that still allow the poem to be the star of the show. The mini slimline size provides such a nice space for this touching verse and creates a peaceful look that is perfectly appropriate. Let’s get her steps for […]

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Use Offset Layer Cover Dies For An Amazing Effect!

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Check out how incredible an effect you can set simply using offset layer cover dies! Today Dawn is showing us how to offset layer cover dies by just the teeniest margin to add an absolutely gorgeous and deeply dimensional look with nothing more than a few drops of liquid adhesive. You almost can’t call this a technique since it’s so easy but this is something you can do with any of our cover dies. Her version of a CAS card […]

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Make a Fun Undersea Slimline Card!

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An easy stenciling technique makes this undersea slimline card extra cute! We wish you could see this ultra fun undersea slimline card in person – the stenciling on the background is so full of dimension and depth that it really looks like you are looking through the water! Fortunately, Dawn is so generous with her directions, we are pretty sure you can recreate the look. Check out the how tos! Dawn started by stamped all the images from our Under […]

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Square Cards for Summer Hand Stamped!

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Check out this idea for square cards for summer hand stamped by you to delight anyone! We don’t see a lot of square cards and often they are the perfect size and scale for a specific scene you might have in mind. This card by Dawn is an excellent example of these square cards for summer hand stamped and decorated all by you! Scroll down for all the steps and some great shots of Dawn’s expert Copic coloring that brings […]

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How to Add Details With Copic Markers

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Today we have some great tips for how to add details with Copic markers – check them out! When we first saw this card we were so enthralled with all the gorgeous coloring Dawn did – we honestly though those little seaweeds were shiny 3D elements! Once we dove in, though, we saw that these awesome touches were all thanks to Dawn sharing how to add details with Copic markers and we are so psyched! Her tips are easy to […]

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A Sweet Hand Stamped Daisies Card!

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Come see how to make this quick and easy hand stamped daisies card you can use for so many occasions. Today Dawn is sharing her take on this oh-so-pretty hand stamped daisies card. Dawns says “I love Daisies and had to make this card to make the flower shine. Even though Dawn added some pretty color with her layers, indeed her daisies are the stars of this project. Let’s take a look at the making so we can get inspired […]

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A Fun Slimline Father’s Day Card Idea

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Check out this slimline Father’s Day card idea perfect for a dad who loves the outdoors! With loads of extra space to write as much as you want, today’s slimline Father’s Day card idea from Dawn is loaded with fun details all made with easy to use die cuts! She’s laid out all the details for the making and you will love how fast this comes together. It even uses up scraps, which as you know from this post, is […]

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Copic Colored Hand Stamped Mother’s Day Card Idea

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This Copic colored hand stamped Mother’s Day card is super simple yet so stunning! Sometimes simplicity offers a beautiful look that allows the images and colors to pop off the page and let the sentiment take center stage. Today’s Copic colored hand stamped Mother’s Day card idea does just that and can be done with any floral image and any color story you like. Swap out the sentiment for even more versions and you’ve got a gorgeous go-to card for […]

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A Sweet Spring Scene Mini Slimline Card!

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Make this spring scene mini slimline card to usher in the season! We have Dawn to thank today for this sweet, inviting spring scene mini slimline card and we truly DO want to just take a seat and swing for bit! Dawn says “When I thought about the flower theme, I immediately thought of sitting on a swing and enjoying a warm spring day looking at the earth coming alive from being dormant during winter.” What a fabulous feeling and […]

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