Spooky Witch’s Hat

When the directions came out at Splitcoast for this cute project, I knew I just had to dig in and make it.  After going to several different stores, I finally found the styrofoam cone I needed for the top of the hat.  All tolled, it only took me about 4 hrs. to make – good grief!  But it was such a fun project, it was worth it.

  • I traced a 9" plate to make the bottom of the hat.  Both the bottom and top papers come from Howlstooth & Scaringbone Designer Paper.
  • I wrapped the designer paper around the styrofoam cone and adhered it to itself with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  In fact, all the adhering was done with this terrific glue and it held beautifully.
  • I punched various circles from Rich Razzleberry and Lucky Limeade card stocks to add to the top of the hat.
  • The Lucky Limeade card stock ruffle was created using 3 strips of 2" x 10" card stock and scoring every 1/2" with the Simply Scored Tool.  I used Sticky Strip all along the edge then poured on Dazzling Diamonds Glitter.

Here's a close-up of the front of the hat.

  • The witch is stamped in VersaMark Black Ink from the Googly Ghouls stamp set then I added a couple of touches with markers.  Oh my gosh – I just realized I didn't put her googly eyes on!  And she's no longer at my home to take another picture!  Well, you can just imagine how cute she would be with our new Googlies!
  • I popped the witch into a Flourish Designer Frame to look a bit like the buckle on the hat.
  • Stampin' Up! has a beautiful choice of ribbons, and I was able to pick up each color in the hat – Lucky LImeade Ruffled Ribbon, Pumpkin Pie 1/8" Taffeta Ribbon, Rich Razzleberry 1/4" Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon and 1/2" Striped Satin Ribbon.

And here's a picture with the hat tipped a bit so you can see how I finished off the top.  I just worked the designer paper into a little sideways bend for an authentic witch's hat look.  It made it so much easier than trying to finish off the top perfectly.

Item No. 126906 Howlstooth & Scaringbone Designer Series Paper $10.95
Item No. 128060 Googly Ghouls wood $16.95 OR
Item No. 128063 Googly Ghouls clear $12.95
Item No. 127835 Silver Flourish Designer Frames $5.95
Item No. 110755 Multipurpose Liquid Glue $3.95 – a MUST!
Item No. 104294 Sticky Strip $6.95
Item No. 102023 Dazzling Diamonds Stampin' Glitter $4.50
Item No. 122977 Lucky Limeade 3/8" Ruffled RIbbon $9.95
Item No. 119253 Pumpkin Pie 1/8" Taffeta Ribbon $5.95
Item No. 126976 Rich Razzleberry 1/4" Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon $4.95
Item No. 127837 1/2" Striped Satin Ribbon $7.95

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New for 2012 – Online Customer Perks!

With the New Year (in just a couple of days!) comes a brand new online shopping experience … “Kriss’s Online Customer Perks!” Because I’m not able to stamp with my online customers “in person”, I’m offering Kriss’s Online Customer Perks as a way to thank my online customers for their shopping loyalty.  Kriss’s Online Customer Perks are ONLY available for online orders placed through my Demonstrator Business Website/online shopping cart. If one were to understand from this site the predictive analysis that this company had taken, it’d predict as the customer base increasing in the next year. But they’re not valid for club orders, workshop orders or class orders because all of those orders are already receiving similar perks and benefits. Of course, if you’re a club member or workshop/class attendee, you may choose to place BOTH types of orders in a month to receive BOTH types of benefits.

 Every month you order, my Online Customers receive:

  • A hand-stamped thank you card from me
  • An ENTRY into the FREE STAMP SET OF THE MONTH drawing – Yes, that’s right!  Every month there will be a free stamp set given out to one lucky online customer!  (Total online orders from all online customers (not just you) must reach $100 before the stamp set is given.)

 For every $40 you spend, my Online Customers receive:

  • An “X” on your Online Customer Perks Card. When you collect 10 “X”‘s, you’ll receive a FREE STAMP SET of YOUR CHOICE valued at $40 or less (before shipping/handing/tax)!  I’ll keep track of this for you and will let you know when you’ve filled your card.  You may keep track at home, too, by printing out the Online Customer Perks card below.
    • Separate orders may not be combined. For example, if you order $39 you will not get an “X”; if you place an $81 order you will receive TWO “X”s. “X”‘s expire 1 year from purchase date. “X”‘s can not be transferred or combined with other customer orders.


When you spend $100 in a year, you’re a part of the Catalog Club!

  • As a Catalog Club Member, you’ll receive complementary copies of ALL Stampin’ Up! catalogs at NO CHARGE – not even shipping! That includes the 1 annual Idea Book & Catalog, 3 mini catalogs and Sale-A-Bration catalog!
    • When you’ve placed $100 in purchases, you’ll receive these publications from that point forward for one year. To receive the next year’s publications, you’ll need to continue ordering $100 annually.

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