Another Non Stampin’ Up brand

Believe it or not, there are a few other brands of wonderful products out there.  I saw so many different things and companies I had never heard of at the scrapbook convention.  In my registration bag I received quite a few goodies from various vendors and one was a die set from a company called “My Favorite Things”.  The die set looks like this….

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Well of course what good is a die set without a coordinating stamp set.  I looked up the name of the set on my phone and found it was a set called Birthday Bears.  Boy was it cute.  I searched and searched the convention vendors to see if I could find it.  Of course it was not to be found.

Something just struck me as funny…..in my mind from the time I learned the name of the set to just this moment, I had polar bears in mind.  However, just I realized that they don’t have to be polar bears at all!  So strange that I just assumed polar bears.

When I got home I found the set through an online store and ordered it right up.  Here is it.  So cute!

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See….they don’t even really look like polar bears.  But you’ll see from my first two cards from the set I still was thinking polar bears.  Now I’m going to have to make more and have them be brown bears!!!

They are a little bit tricky to use actually.  You’ll notice that the dies are solid.  So I’m having trouble getting them lined up.  For these cards I stamped the images first and then die cut them.  I think I’m going to try die cutting them first and then stamping to see if I can get the alignment better.  Hope they made you smile.

 

 

 

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About mach1vn

Wife, Mom, Sister, Daughter, Finance Professional and addicted to paper.
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