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Essentials by Ellen February Mix It Up Challenge

on February 15, 2016

Essentials by Ellen February Mix It Up Challenge


Hello everyone and happy Thursday!!!!  Laurel Beard here today bringing you our February Mix it Up Challenge!! WOOT WOOT!!!  I LOVE these challenges and am always exited to see what the month brings and this month, we are mixing it up with… Drumroll… PENNY BLACK!!

Before I get on to the challenge and the amazing project inspiration,  let’s first congratulate the randomly selected participant from our last Pin-Sights Challenge. Remember, YOU could win a $50 gift certificate to the Ellen Hutson store just by playing along.

And our randomly selected participant (courtesy of is: Catherine Bowen! Congratulations! Please email me at laurelbeard at me dot com to claim your prize!

A friendly recap:  The Mix it Up Challenge is a challenge where we invite one manufacturer to contribute a design that combines Essentials by Ellen stamps/dies with their product to inspire our readers!




My Card:




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Stamps:  Penny Black, Essentials by Ellen

Watercolors:  Zig Markers

Die: Memory Box

From the same stamp set:




Love Die:  Essentials by Ellen cut from black fun foam



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