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DOstamperSTARS Thursday Challenge #123: SAB Irresistibly Yours

It's time for another DOstamperSTARS Thursday Challenge.  This week we're having a Color Challenge!  

DOstamperSTARS Thursday Challenge #123 Color Combo #dostamping #stampinup

Butterfly Basics and SAB Irresistibly Yours DSP card created by Dawn Olchefske for DOstamperSTARS Thursday Challenge #123 #dostamping #stampinup

For this week's challenge, I pulled out the free Sale-a-Bration choice...Irresistibly Yours Specialty Designer Series Paper.  I've been playing with it this week and have to say...I'm in love!  Here's why:

  • It's thicker than our "normal" Designer Series Paper
  • It's a white paper that is "printed" with a glossy white pattern
  • Tons of coloring options including stamping, sponging, brayering and more!
  • 12 sheets, 2 each of 6 designs in 12" x 12" (see below)
  • It's a FREE Sale-A-Bration choice - ends March 31st

Irresistibly Yours Specialty Designer Series Paper #stampinup #SAB2015

Dawn's Tips for Coloring Irresistibly Yours DSP

  • Stamp fern image a couple times with Blackberry Bliss onto 4" x 2-3/4" piece of Irresistibly Yours DSP.
  • First just dab off excess ink from the glossy patterns using a paper towel.  Then wipe the rest of the ink off with a more firm hand.  I did end up using a little bit a moisture to get it all off.
  • Using sponge dauber to add Rich Razzleberry ink to color the rest of the paper.  Tip: pull off ink from the sponge onto scratch paper.  This helps in starting with a light touch of color (you can always add more color, but you can't take it away).  I used a "swirly" motion to add the color.
  • Wipe off excess color
  • Then sponge edges with Blackberry Bliss ink.  
  • Wipe off excess color.
  • Enjoy!

  Something Borrowed Embellishment, Butterfly Basics and SAB Irresistibly Yours DSP card created by Dawn Olchefske for DOstamperSTARS Thursday Challenge #123 #dostamping #stampinup

Do you see something new? 

It was tons of fun playing with the Irresistibly Yours paper.  And there's no need to resist adding it to your next order, as it's free with a $50 order during Sale-a-Bration.

Enjoy! ~Dawn O


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Join the STARS during Sale-a-Bration!

When you purchase the Starter Kit during Sale-a-Bration, you'll receive a bonus of your choice!


  • Dates: January 6 through March 31
  • Customize your Starter Kit your way! For just $99, you get:
    • Your choice of up to $125 worth of any current Stampin' Up! products
    • A business supply pack valued at $50
    • That's a total value of $175
  • Plus choose one of the following options for free!
    • Option #1: Receive a FREE Simply Created Project Kit from the occasions catalog with your Starter Kit.
    • Option #2: Receive 2 FREE Sale-A-Bration items of your choice with your Starter Kit.


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