Steer clear …

… for another KSS color recipe!




Today’s color recipe is for Multi Step Texas Longhorn and it can be found  HERE.

Thanks for stopping by and have happy long weekend … try and stay cool!


Stamps: Multi Step Texas Longhorn  from Kitchen Sink Stamps.
Paper: Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah. Copper and Bronze Brown from Stardream. Chocolate Chip and Buckaroo Blue from SU! Designer Paper Mini Deck – “Wanted” from Cosmo Cricket.
Inks: (Memento inks) Step #4 – Rich Cocoa, Step #3 – Peanut Brittle, Step #2 – Potter’s Clay so 1x, repeat, Step #1 – Peanut Brittle so 1x, Step #5 – Espresso Truffle.  Sentiment: Espresso Truffle.
Embellishments:  Classic Ovals & Deckled Edge Classic Ovals Nestabilities from Spellbinders. Adhesive Bronze Pearls from Michael’s.Atyou Spica pen – Pitch Black. Brown cord

Cheery Cherries!

Happy KSS Monday!

One of the things I love about summer is all the fresh fruit available … peaches, raspberries, plums … and cherries are at the top of my list. I’m thinking what type of fruit should be the next KSS multi-step stamp set. So, please tell me … what is your favorite fruit?





Thanks for stopping by!

Have a wonderful (and inky) week!

Don’t forget to check out what the KS Crew has cooked up for you today!

Connie  Julie  Lisa  Lynn  Tammy


Stamps: Multi Step Cherries, and Vintage Words from Kitchen Sink Stamps.
Paper: [CARD 1] Solar White Classic Crest and Environment Desert Storm from Neenah. Mars from Stardream. Olive Ruche from Paper Temptress. Old Olive from SU! [CARD 2] Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah. Mars from Stardream. Old Olive from SU!
Inks: (all Memento Inks) – [Both Cards] Cherries: Step #3  – Grape Jelly, Step #2 – Rhubarb Stalk, Step #1 – Love Letter. Stem: Bamboo Leaves. Leaves: Step #1 – Bamboo Leaves, Step #2 – Olive Grove. Sentiments: [CARD 1] Olive Grove. [CARD 2] Love Letter.
Embellishments: [CARD 1] Postage Stamps Nestabilities from Spellbinders. Satin striped ribbon from my craft stash. [CARD 2] Large scalloped scissors from Fiskars. Adhesive rhinestones from Michael’s.

A Tisket a Tasket, Berri-licious Basket

Happy Kitchen Sink Monday!

I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter and enjoying Spring Break (if you get one).

I have another basket for you today… but, there are no eggs in this one! 😉

So, are you wondering when new stamps are coming to the Kitchen?

4 new stamp sets on

April 23rd

start looking for sneak peeks and a KSS give-away starting April 16th

Please remember to visit the rest of the KS Crew and see what they have cooked up for you this KSS Monday.

Angela ConnieJulieLisaLynnMakiko


Stamps: Multi Step Baskets, Multi Step Berries and Plaid Plus! from Kitchen Sink Stamps.
Paper: Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah, Mars from Stardream.
Inks: (all Memento Inks unless noted)Basket: Step #3 – Rich Cocoa, Step #2 – Rich Cocoa SO 1x, Step #1 – Desert Sand. Strawberries: Step #1 – Rhubarb Stalk SO 1x, Step #2 – Rhubarb Stalk, Step #3 – Sweet Plum, Step #4 – Imperial Purple (VersaFine). Strawberry Leaves: (Version 1) Step #3 – Cottage Ivy, #2 – Bamboo Leaves, Step #1 – Pear Tart. (Version 2) Step #3 – Olympia Green (VersaFine, #2 – Cottage Ivy, Step #1 – Bamboo Leaves. Plaid BKGD: Angel Pink and Rhubarb Stalk.  Sentiment: Imperial Purple (VersaFine).

Color Thowdown 100th Color Challenge Blog Hop & the BPS!

It is a BIG DAY for the creative ladies over at Color Throwdown who are dishing out their 100th color challenge today! Congratulations Ladies!!!!

To celebrate this big milestone, they have a big blog hop going on with a super long list of fabulous giveaways from awesome sponsors! Kitchen Sink Stamps is one of the sponsors and the Kitchen Sink Crew Design Team is playing along. In addition to all this fun, KS Crew Member Makiko Jones, is also a Guest Designer for Color Throwdown too! WOW!

Here’s the 100th color swatch using: Regal Rose, Certainly Celery, Real Red and Baja Breeze. Be sure to play along and leave a DIRECT LINK to your creation on the Color Throwdown Blog. You don’t to miss the chance to win one of those awesome prizes!

Here is my card for Color Throwdown Challenge #100, using the Gerber Daisy from 3 Step Honey Bunny and the sentiment from Never a Loss 4 Words.

Please check out what the rest of the KS Crew has cooked up Color Throwdown’s 100th challenge too.

AngelaConnie Julie LisaLynnMakiko


Plus, help yourself to another serving of… Kitchen Sink Stamps’ Wednesday Blue Plate Special! blue-plate1

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Materials – Stamps: 3 Step Honey Bunny and Never a Loss 4 Words from Kitchen Sink Stamps. Paper: Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah. Certainly Celery from SU! Ink: – (pink flower) Step #4 Onyx Black – VersaFine, Step #3 Rocket Red – Brilliance, Step #2 Rose Bud – Memento, Step #1 Angel Pink – Memento. (blue flower) Step #4 Onyx Black – VersaFine, Step #3 Ocean Depth – VersaMagic, Step #2 Ocean Depth stamp off 1x – VersaMagic, Step #1 Ocean Depth stamp off 2x’s – VersaMagic. Sentiment – Rocket Red – Brilliance. Embellishments: Certainly Celery grosgrain ribbon from SU!