Magical.. that's all I have to say… Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas 3 day stamping and papercrafting retreat was MAGICAL!

The attention to detail was amazing, and I wanted to share these magical table settings with you. Ruth and her amazing husband Mark transformed the Doubletree hotel meeting space into a snowflake wonderland for our lunch and dinner on Saturday!!

 

Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table centerpieces with painted brown bags, greenery and die cut snowflakes.

Above and Below:  at lunch we were greeted with this magical place setting including hand painted brown bags filled with REAL greenery, sticks and die cut snowflakes!!!  The die cut snowflakes are part of an upcoming November special.. watch for news on my blog soon! 🙂

 

Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table centerpieces with painted brown bags, greenery and die cut snowflakes.

Below.. and then at dinner.. can you just even believe how CUTE this is.. she used the November 2017 "Back in Plaid" Paper Pumpkin kit stockings to create utensil holders and caps for these adorable snowmen made from mini coffee cups!!!

 

Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas stamping and paper crafting Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table centerpieces with painted brown bags, greenery and die cut snowflakes including Paper Pumpkin stockings turned into utencil holders and snowmen caps on mini coffee cups!

 

LIMITED TIME OFFER>>> these adorable muslin stockings are available in the Stampin' Up! Paper Pumpkin kit WHILE SUPPLIES LAST for only $14.45!!  CLICK HERE to order!  Must be a Paper Pumpkin Subscriber to order these… if you are not a subscriber, my suggestion is BUY A 1 MONTH SUBSCRIPTION HERE, activate it, enjoy the upcoming November 2018 kit that will be delivered right to your mailbox. That will allow you to order any of the refill kits (here) right away!!

 

  Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas stamping and paper crafting Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table decorations featuring Paper Pumpkin stockings turned into utencil holders and snowmen caps on mini coffee cups!

Tip:  Ruth ironed the stockings with some spray starch and then embossed them in the Big Shot with the Cable Knit Embossing Folder.. how cute is that!!??

Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas stamping and paper crafting Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table decorations featuring Paper Pumpkin stockings turned into utencil holders and snowmen caps on mini coffee cups!

The snowman hat is a stocking turned upside down, and it fits perfectly onto the mini coffee cups!!

Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas stamping and paper crafting Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table centerpieces with painted brown bags, greenery and die cut snowflakes including Paper Pumpkin stockings turned into utencil holders and snowmen caps on mini coffee cups!

 

Thank you Ruth, for an amazing weekend filled with stamping, crafting, friends, food and lots of laughs!!

Ruth Bingle's Craft your Christmas stamping and paper crafting Retreat, Oct. 2018. Table centerpieces with painted brown bags, greenery and die cut snowflakes.

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