Close To My Heart’s Cardstock Carnival

Close To My Heart's Cardstock Carnival

It’s time for Close To My Heart’s Cardstock Carnival! And with March being National Craft Month there couldn’t be a better time for it. This popular special doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it’s definitely the time to stock up. Cardstock is a staple item for all papercrafters. So why not save a little … Read more Close To My Heart’s Cardstock Carnival

A Darling Easter Project

Daisy Meadows Bunny Treat Box

Want to make a darling Easter project? With Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Daisy Meadows Paper Collection and Daisy Meadows Cardmaking Stamp + Thin Cuts it’s a snap! But you know what makes it even easier? A kit! I’ve created this fun kit that creates these 2 adorable Easter treat boxes. It comes all pre-cut … Read more A Darling Easter Project

Heat Embossed Mason Jar Treat Holder

Heat Embossed Mason Jar Treat Holder

Today I wanted to share a fun idea–a heat embossed mason jar treat holder! A friend of mine shared some of these fun mason jars with me. They have a resealable closure–like a Ziploc bag but cuter. Immediately I thought they’d be so cute with some stamping on them. But then I wondered if I’d … Read more Heat Embossed Mason Jar Treat Holder

Close To My Heart March-April Catalog

CTMH Build a Rainbow Cards

I’m so excited to introduce you to the *NEW* Close To My Heart March-April Catalog! As you’d expect there are beautiful new papers. Yesterday with my Make It Monday card, I gave you a little glimpse into the *NEW* Daisy Meadows Collection. This is such a wonderful spring collection. While it does have some Easter … Read more Close To My Heart March-April Catalog

Daisy Meadows Just a Note Card

For today’s Make It Monday (50th edition), I’m sharing this simple and quick to create Daisy Meadows Just a Note Card. Both the lovely Daisy Meadows Paper Collection and the Just a Note Stamp Set just debuted today in the *NEW* March-April Close To My Heart Catalog. Since today is Make It Monday, I thought … Read more Daisy Meadows Just a Note Card

CTMH January-February Catalog is Retiring Soon

CTMH January-February Catalog is Retiring Soon

It’s hard to believe but the CTMH January-February Catalog is retiring soon. Since there are only a few days left in February, that means there are only a few more days left for this current catalog. It’s time to pull out your wishlists and double check you got all the crafty goodness you love from … Read more CTMH January-February Catalog is Retiring Soon

In This Together Virtual Hugs Card

CTMH Virtual Hugs Card

Today I wanted to share my In This Together Virtual Hugs Card. I’m fairly certain that anyone would appreciate receiving this card right now. Not only is it a wonderful reminder that someone is thinking of them, but the fun images and vibrant colors in the In This Together Paper Collection are so cheerful and … Read more In This Together Virtual Hugs Card

First-ever FREE VIP Event

CTMH Some Kind of Wonderful Card

Tomorrow is the first-ever FREE VIP Event hosted by Close To My Heart. I’m so excited! I first shared about this exclusive event last month. The projects they designed for VIPs to create look fabulous. These amazing layouts and cards are all created with an exclusive VIP product bundle only available to–you guessed it–VIPs. Unlike … Read more First-ever FREE VIP Event

Pages for All Ages Special

CTMH Every Little Thing Cut Above Layout Kit

Kids and grown-ups alike can create beautiful scrapbook pages using Cut AboveĀ® Layout Kits and the *NEW* Pages for All Ages Special. This new special is part of CTMH’s Kids Crafts line. It features two kits that were previously only available through our Craft with Heartā„¢ Scrapbooking Subscription Program. Each layout kit creates two 12″ … Read more Pages for All Ages Special

Cherished Blossoms Smile Card

Cherished Blossoms Smile Card Closeup

For today’s Make It Monday (49th edition), I’m sharing this sweet, cheerful Cherished Blossoms Smile Card. On Friday, I shared my Cherished Blossoms Love Card which was created with the same stamp set, but it has such a completely different look to it. The Cherished Blossoms Stamp Set that was created to coordinate with the … Read more Cherished Blossoms Smile Card

Cherished Blossoms Love Card

CTMH Cherished Blossoms Love Card

As we prepare to head into the weekend, I thought I’d share my Cherished Blossoms Love Card with you. This cheery card oozes with a sixties flower power vibe, don’t you think? It’s a nice reminder to spread love and kindness. With all that we are experiencing in the world right now, there’s no better … Read more Cherished Blossoms Love Card

Patterned Paper with Coordinating Cricut Collections

CTMH Happiness Lives Here Cricut Collection

Did you know that Close To My Heart has patterned paper with coordinating Cricut Collections? It’s been about a year now since they started doing this with their newly released paper collections. You’ll find that each bi-monthly catalog contains two new paper collections. And each of those new paper collections have a coordinating Cricut Collection. … Read more Patterned Paper with Coordinating Cricut Collections

3 Reasons You Want To Take My Online Classes!

CTMH Little Miss Message Samples

With the Covid pandemic a whole lot of things have changed in our lives which is why today I’m sharing the 3 reasons you want to take my online classes. ONE–The ability to connect with like-minded crafters. If you used to get together with friends to make cards, scrapbook or maybe even take in-person classes, … Read more 3 Reasons You Want To Take My Online Classes!

CTMH Pocket Card Collections

CTMH Party Time Picture My Life Cards

Ready to meet our two newest CTMH Pocket Card Collections? Close To My Heart just released 2 *NEW* pocket card collections made to coordinate beautifully with the Lovely & Party Time Paper Collections. These pocket cards are only available through March 31, while supplies last. Perhaps the best part is that you can save 15% … Read more CTMH Pocket Card Collections

Animated Butterfly Friend Card

Closeup Animated Butterfly Friend Card

For today’s Make It Monday (48th edition), I’m sharing this beautiful animated butterfly friend card. With today being Presidents Day, it seemed like a great time for a color challenge using our all-american colors–red, white & blue! I also just discovered that our Creativity in Motion Stamp sets from last fall, are available again. So … Read more Animated Butterfly Friend Card