Introducing Enclosed: Heart, XOXO and Lovely Lady

What's not to love about love?!  Today's product introductions are sure to make your heart go pitter-patter as we bring you some fabulous new products with a love theme.  Whether you celebrate Valentine's Day or just want to tell someone how much you appreciate them, we've got a fun line-up of products to help you create with flair!

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New-products

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EnclosedHeart is the eleventh in a monthly series of stamp sets designed to coordinate with a monthly set of dies that can be used on cards or in conjunction with the Enclosed: Basic Folded Tag Die, allowing you to make your own custom gift tags and card embellishments for a variety of recipients and gift-giving needs!  Each Enclosed stamp set and die collection feature a different theme and die shape that will work together beautifully to cover occasions throughout the year.  You’ll want to be sure to collect them all!

The Details:

  • Enclosed: Heart will be available for purchase on December 15th.
  • It will retail for $5.
  • Enclosed: Heart contains a total of 13 images. The “Love” sentiment measures 2-1/2” x 1-1/4”.  The flowers/leaves images when stamped together measure 1-1/4” x 5/8”.  The “Happy Valentine’s Day” sentiment measure 3” x 3/16”.
  • A coordinating die/collection will be available for sale separately, retailing for $18.  This collection includes a total of 3 wired dies.  3-3/8" x 3-3/4" (heart)

 

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On trend brushstroke sentiments and plenty of hearts are truly the things to love about this valentine set. You will be able to create cute “conversation heart” valentines to elegant cards for the ones you love and more!

The Details:

  • XOXO will be available for purchase on December 15th.
  • It will retail for $24.
  • XOXO contains a total of 26 images. The “be mine” sentiment is just under 3 1/4” wide and is just over 5/8” tall. The “xoxo” heart is just under 1 1/4” in height and width. The “xoxo” sentiment is just over 7/8” wide and just over 1/2” tall.
  • A coordinating die/collection will be available for sale separately, retailing for $14.  This collection includes a total of 8 wired dies.  3-1/4" x 5/8" (be mine), 2-1/8" x 5/8 (love), 4" x 7/8" (valentine), 1-1/8" x 1-1/8" (large heart)

 

Lovely Lady

We are pleased to introduce a new color for this month, a beautiful pink called Lovely Lady.  

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It is a versatile medium pink that falls nicely into our spectrum between Sweet Blush and Hibiscus Burst.  Perfect for your upcoming Valentine's Day crafting, weddings, baby girls and so much more!
 

The Details: 

Lovely Lady products will be available for purchase on December 15th in the following options:

  • Lovely Lady 8-1/2" x 11" cardstock (12 sheets), $3
  • Lovely Lady 8-1/2" x 11" cardstock (24 sheets), $5
  • Lovely Lady 8-1/2" x 11" cardstock (50 sheets), $9
  • Lovely Lady full size ink pad, $5
  • Lovely Lady cube, $2
  • Lovely Lady ink refill, $4

 

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We are also pleased to introduce the new Lovely Lady + White Basics pattern pack.  These include a few basic patterns printed in bright white with Stormy Sea on our famous white linen textured paper.  With a large polka dot, bitty dot, thin stripe and diagonal stripe, you will have all of the basics covered and find yourself using them time and time again!  

The Details: 

  • Lovely Lady + White Basics paper packs will be available for purchase on December 15th.
  • It will retail for $9.
  • Lovely Lady + White Basics paper packs contains 12 (8-1/2" x 11") sheets, 3 sheets each of 4 designs.
  • Printed on our signature white linen paper.

 

 

Now that I've made all of the formal introductions, let's get onto the projects!

Wedding Day Heart Card

For my first project I thought I would try combining the Enclosed: Heart with a Cover Plate die.  I selected the Garden Gild plate and it ended up being a beautiful combination!

Heart

It was easy to create since there is a plain heart die included with the Enclosed: Heart die set.  After I cut the Garden Gild plate from white, I just selected the area I wanted to appear inside the heart and ran it through with the heart die.  Then it was just a matter of coloring it and adhering it behind the separate Love frame included.

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I layered the frame four times to help create some texture and dimension.  I really love this look and want to try out the concept with other Enclosed sets and additional Cover Plate designs!

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The thin sentiment strip was created with the previously released Keep It Simple: Wedding set.

With Love Card

Next I have another Enclosed: Heart project, this time using the plain heart and some of the gorgeous coordinating stamps.

Flowers

I cut the heart from white cardstock and then stamped the large polka-dotted "Love" using Lovely Lady ink.  I was then able to add some of the cute little floral arrangements that Dawn included in the set.

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This Aqua Mist Chicken Scratch gingham made the perfect background!

Ombre Love Card

For my next project I used Heather's new XOXO set.  I just love the brushstroke style of these and I could hardly wait to try out this ombre technique with them.

Loves

I die-cut the "love" words and hearts from white cardstock. Then used sponges to add color to the bottom half of each cut, using a rainbow of colors.

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I love the subtle texture crated by layering and overlapping the various elements.

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Everything was mounted onto Soft Stone cardstock to allow the white areas to shine through.

Conversation Hearts Card

Using many of the same colors, I used these over-sized conversation hearts, also in XOXO, to make my own festive background paper.  I just love all the colors, totally makes me smile!

Sentiment

I die-cut the "be mine" sentiment three times from white and layered them on top of one another for dimension.  I love the simplicity of this and will definitely be making more!

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I hope you have enjoyed all the creations that I have shared with you today!  Are you excited to create with some of these items yourself?  What are you most excited to add to your crafty stash?  We would love to hear your initial thoughts on everything we introduced!  Please leave a comment on this post to tell us what you think of the new products and you will be eligible to win big!

Grand-giveaway

$75 Papertrey Ink Gift Certificate 

to spend however you choose!  

You have until 7am EST, December 11th to leave your comment and be eligible to win.  Only one comment per person please.  One randomly selected winner will be announced on our December Release Winners Page before noon EST the same day.  Thank you for stopping by today and best of luck with the contest!

More-inspiration

Dawn

Dawn McVey will be highlighting Enclosed: Heart.

 

Danielle

Danielle Flanders will be showcasing XOXO.

 

Maile

CLICK HERE to see more from Maile Belles.

 

Heather

CLICK HERE to see more from Heather Nichols.

 

My-supplies

WEDDING DAY HEART CARD

  • STAMPS: Enclosed: Heart (available December 15th) Keep It Simple: Wedding
  • INK: True Black
  • PAPER: Stamper's Select White
  • OTHER: Enclosed: Heart die, Cover Plate: Garden Gild die, Copic Markers (BG15, BG23, R83, R85, YG11, YG13, Y21, YR65)
  • FINISHED SIZE: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2"

WITH LOVE FLORAL CARD

  • STAMPS: Enclosed: Heart (available December 15th)
  • INK: Lovely Lady, Aqua Mist, Simply Chartreuse, Hibiscus Burst
  • PAPER: Stamper's Select White, Chicken Scratch Gingham paper (aqua mist)
  • OTHER: Enclosed: Heart dies, adhesive pearls
  • FINISHED SIZE: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2"

LAYERED LOVE OMBRE CARD

  • INK: Orange Zest, Hibiscus Burst, Summer Sunrise, Hawaiian Shores, Simply Chartreuse
  • PAPER: Stamper's Select White, Soft Stone
  • OTHER: XOXO dies, sponges
  • FINISHED SIZE: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2"

BE MINE CONVERSATION HEART CARD

  • STAMPS: XOXO (available December 15th)
  • INK: Orange Zest, Hibiscus Burst, Summer Sunrise, Hawaiian Shores, Simply Chartreuse, Aqua Mist
  • PAPER: Stamper's Select White
  • OTHER: XOXO dies
  • FINISHED SIZE: 4-1/4" x 5-1/2"
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