Did you know 11 colors have been added to the Core Colors Collections? Watch as I feature them all as I demonstrate a festive and fun handmade card with the Stampin’ Up! Beautiful Balloons Stamp Set.


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Stampin' Up! Beautiful Balloons cards www.stampingsmiles.comThe new color lineup is the best we’ve ever had. Some favorite colors retired to make room for the 11 new Core Colors. I expect you’ll be pleased and excited to add these to your ink pad collection.


Did you watch until the end to see my Stampin’ Up! Beautiful Balloons cards in the other ten colors? What are your favorites? Leave your comment below.


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Beautiful Balloons Card Measurements

  • 8-1/2″ x 5-1/2″ Azure Afternoon Cardstock
  • 2-7/8″ x 5″ Basic Black Cardstock
  • 2-5/8″ x  4-3/4″ Azure Afternoon Cardstock
  • 3″ x 5-1/2″ Basic Black Cardstock (label)
  • 2-3/4″ x 5″ Basic White Cardstock (label)
  • 1-1/4″ x 5″ Azure Afternoon Cardstock (fringe)
  • 2-1/2″ x 3-1/4″ Basic White Cardstock (stamped balloon)
  • 1-3/4″ x 3″ Azure Afternoon Cardstock (balloons)


You’ll save $10 when you order the 2023 New Core Colors Classic Stampin’ Pads (the 11 new colors) in my online store, www.shopwithshelly.com! The Beautiful Ballons Bundle and supplies are also available to order now too!

Stampin’ Up! Beautiful Balloons Cards Supplies

Beautiful Balloons Bundle (English)

ONLY $52.00!

2023 New Core Colors Classic Stampin' Pads

Save $10 ordering together instead of individually!

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May Host Code for my May Drawing.Your May 2023 order could win one of three prizes in my May Drawing! The first name drawn will win $50 in her choice of Stampin’ Up! products! The second name drawn will win the Mystery Prize ($50.00 value)! The third name drawn will win one FREE month Hassle-Free Cards subscription ($4.95 value)!

One entry into my May 2023 Drawing will be given for every $35 in order totals due (before shipping and sales tax) placed in my online store, www.shopwithshelly.com, May 1 – May 31, 2023, Mountain Time using Hostess Code WNWEBY4Z.


Very Important: If your order is $150 or more (total due before shipping and sales tax), please DO NOT apply the Hostess Code to your order. Orders of $150 or more automatically earn at least $15 in Stampin’ Rewards to spend on additional Stampin’ Up! products of your choice, including hostess-only products. Orders placed using a Hostess Code do not earn Stampin’ Rewards.


The drawing is open to those with a U.S. address. You must be 18 or older to enter—void where prohibited by law. No purchase is necessary. Click here for the complete set of rules and an alternative entry method.

Please get in touch with me if you have any questions or if I can be of assistance to you.


Stamping Smiles,

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