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NEW SKETCH + ANNOUNCEMENTS

Hello, ‘Fetti Fans and Happy JULY!

I love July!  It’s HOT outside (I’m a flip flops year round kinda girl), it’s my daughter’s birthday and it’s a release month!  Our next release is just around the corner on July 8th.  Mark your calendars, as sneak peeks start July 5th!

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Also, today is the last day of our WIN IT BEFORE YOU CAN BUY IT promotion on Facebook.  Check out our page here and enter to win!

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Alright, it’s time to introduce this month’s SKETCH FOR YOU TO TRY!  This is a fun one with lots of room to make it your own!

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Here are all the details you need to know…

Before I get to all the wonderful inspiration that the Confetti Crew came up with using this sketch, let’s go over the details…

There will be a new sketch posted on the Reverse Confetti blog on the 1st of each month.

The sketch link list will be open from the 1st until noon CST on the 29th. The SFYTT button is  posted on the sidebar.  Click on it to be taken to the current SFYTT post and link list.

Reverse Confetti stamps and/or Confetti Cuts are required to win.  This is a way we get to thank our customers for using our stamps.  Anyone is welcome to play, though!

You may enter as many times as you wish.

There will be a winner each month and that person will receive a $20 gift certificate to the Reverse Confetti store and claim the title of ‘Fetti Fave. The winner of SFYTT will be posted on the Reverse Confetti blog on the 30th of this month.

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Sarah Gough

Fresh ‘N Fruity, Fresh ‘n Fruity Confetti Cuts, Documented Confetti Cuts, Circles ‘n Scallops Confetti Cuts

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Heather Pulvirenti

Let’s Celebrate Quick Card Panels, Stitched Flag Trio Confetti Cuts, Love & Ice Cream Confetti Cuts

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Stacey Schafer

Here We Go, Here We Go Confetti Cuts, Sweet Treat Tent Confetti Cuts, Stitched Flag Trio Confetti Cuts, Circles ‘n Scallops Confetti Cuts

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Ok, now it’s your turn!  Show us your SKETCH FOR YOU TO TRY creations!


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CONFETTI CAMERA

TGI {almost} F, ‘Fetti Fans!

I had so much fun creating yesterday and will have lots to share in the weeks to come.  If you follow Reverse Confetti on Instagram, you saw live shots as it was happening.  Don’t follow us on Instagram?…we sure wish you would!  We’re just now getting active with it (a little behind the times, huh?), but you’ll see sneak peeks of projects, and product, along with day to day activities from yours truly.

{click on camera to go to Reverse Confetti’s Instagram page and follow us!}

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Now for a little camera I created myself…

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Yep, it’s Thursday and time for CONFETTI CAMERA! {yay}

In this weekly segment, one of the Confetti Crew designers will have the camera on both themselves, as a designer, and on their Reverse Confetti creations. For this round, you’ll get a dose of Reverse Confetti inspiration from cards completed inside and out from each of our designers. A couple of things to note:

1) This segment will not “air” if there is a different post scheduled for that day, such as Sketch for You to Try on the 1st of each month or on a hop or sneak peek day.

2) Each designer will follow the same “theme” until we have featured every Confetti Crew Design Team Member (then it’s a new round with new questions/theme). To see previous Confetti Camera post, simply click on “Confetti Camera” under the categories link on our sidebar.

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On camera today is the very talented, JEAN MANIS

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Hello, Fetti’ Fans! It’s Jean Manis bringing you this week’s Confetti Camera Challenge. I’m sharing a card created with the Here We Go stamp set and its coordinating Confetti Cuts for the In and Out theme. As the mother of two boys, I have always been on the lookout for cards featuring forms of transportation. To connect the outside and inside of the card, I created an air scene on the front and a below-the-water scene on the inside.

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The Lots to Say sentiment set has the fun “Just a Note to Say…” sentiment, which I used for the outside, leading the recipient to open up the card to the “Happy Birthday.” In both cases, the sentiments were heat-embossed.

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I used the Oh My Stars Confetti Cuts set to create the big star and the Stars Pretty Panels Confetti Cuts to create some small stars. I wanted to tie the outside in with the yellow submarine on the inside. I also wanted some color above the dark blue sea to set off the “Happy Birthday” sentiment.

The card base is a light blue. With the Double Edge Scallop Border I cut darker blue cardstock to resemble ocean waves.

Both the airplane and the submarine were attached to the card with dimensional adhesive for some depth.

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WEEK IN REVERSE

Hello ‘Fetti Fans and Happy Friday!

It’s the start of a long weekend and the kickoff to college football season…wahooo!  I hope to get some stampy time in, too!

I’ll be back tomorrow announcing the winner of this month’s Color Challenge, but today we have the WEEK IN REVERSE where we take a peek at what the incredible Confetti Crew has been up to this week!

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Many members of the Confetti Crew created cards this week for this month’s Color Challenge.  Scroll down a couple of posts, or click HERE to see their colorful creations!

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So Very Special, Double Edge Scallop Border

Heather Pulvirenti

Circles ‘n Scallops Confetti Cuts, Let’s Chill, Let’s Chill Confetti Cuts, Sweet Treat Tent Confetti Cuts

Kathy Martin

Here We Go, Here We Go Confetti Cuts

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Confetti Camera

Hello ‘Fetti Fans!

The (long) weekend is in view and we have a fantastic CONFETTI CAMERA for you today!

In this weekly segment, one of the Confetti Crew designers will have the camera on both themselves, as a designer, and on their Reverse Confetti creations. For this round, you’ll get a dose of Reverse Confetti inspiration from a fun tip or technique from each of our designers. A couple of things to note:

1) This segment will not “air” if there is a different post scheduled for that day, such on Sketch for You to Try on the 1st of each month or on a hop or sneak peek day.

2) Each designer will answer the same set of questions/show a tip until we have featured every Confetti Crew Design Team Member (then it’s a new round with new questions/theme). To see previous Confetti Camera post, simply click on “Confetti Camera” under the categories link on our sidebar.

3) For this round we are focusing on ABC (anything but a card) projects.  Keep your eyes peeled for some fabulous ways to use your Reverse Confetti stamps!

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Today on Confetti Camera we have the oh-so-very talented, KATHY MARTIN

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Hello ‘fetti fans! It’s Kathy Martin here today to share with you a project I’ve been wanting to make ever since I first saw the HERE WE GO stamp set and HERE WE GO Confetti Cuts. I think this collection is perfect for creating invitations, cupcake toppers, straws and decorations for a little one’s birthday party. Just imagine all you can do with these adorable stamps and dies! Banners, thank you notes and more!

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For this project I purchased some paper straws from the grocery store and attached the stamped and die cut pieces with a tiny glue dot. That’s it! For the display, I created a fun little tag with the TAG ME, TOO and CIRCLES ‘N SCALLOPS Confetti Cuts and attached it to a Ball jar with a pretty yellow grosgrain bow. To keep the straws standing up nicely I added a little rice to the bottom of the jar. Better yet, use some matching M&Ms! Have fun!

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COLOR CHALLENGE CLOSES SOON

Hey ‘Fetti Fans!

The Confetti Crew is back with another fabulous dose of inspiration using this month’s color challenge. I love seeing each person’s take on the challenge!

Have you played along?  Just a few more days to enter your project for a chance to win a gift certificate to the Reverse Confetti store!

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I’ve added the link list to this post, too, so you don’t have to jump to another post to add your card.  I can’t wait to see your creations!

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Stacey

Fresh ‘n Fruity, Fresh ‘n Fruity Confetti Cuts, Tag Me, Too Confetti Cuts, Diagonal Stripe Pretty Panels Confetti Cuts

Lisa

Perfectly Paisley Confetti Cuts, Petals ‘n Posies, Petals ‘n Posies Confetti Cut, Lots to Say

Amy Kolling

Fabulous Flamingo, Fabulous Flamingo Confetti Cuts, Diagonal Stripe Pretty Panels Confetti Cuts, Class Act Confetti Cuts, Sweet Thing, Love Note Confetti Cuts

Amy Sheffer

Fabulous Flamingo, Fabulous Flamingo Confetti Cuts, Perfectly Paisley Confetti Cuts, Tag Me, Too Confetti Cuts, All About You

Heather

Tag Me, Too Confetti Cuts, Chevron Pretty Panels Confetti Cuts, Label Me, Label Me Confetti Cuts, So Stripey

Sarah

Tag Me, Too Confetti Cuts, Here We Go, Here We Go Confetti Cuts, Circles ‘n Scallops Confetti Cuts, Doin’ The Wave Confetti Cuts

Savannah

Oliver Owl Quirky Cuties

Kathy

Fabulous Flamingo, Fabulous Flamingo Confetti Cuts, Chevron Pretty Panels Confetti Cuts, Perfectly Paisley Confetti Cuts, Doin’ The Wave Confetti Cuts

Laurie Willison

Chevron Pretty Panels Confetti Cuts, Tag Me Confetti Cuts, Petals ‘n Posies

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For those of you that are new to Reverse Confetti, or if you haven’t participated before, here are the details that you want to know…

  • There will be a new Color Challenge posted on the Reverse Confetti blog on the 16th of each month.

  • The color link list will be open from the 16th until noon CST on the 29th. The color challenge graphic will be posted in the sidebar and you will be able to click on it to get to that month’s challenge post with the link list during this time.

  • Reverse Confetti stamps are required to win.  This is a way we get to thank our customers for using our stamps.  Anyone is welcome to play, though!

  • You may enter as many times as you wish.

  • There will be a winner each month and that person will receive a $20 gift certificate to the Reverse Confetti store and claim the title of ‘Fetti Fave. The winner of Color Challenge will be posted on the Reverse Confetti blog on the 30th of this month.

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