You Are Loved Valentine’s Special

CTMH You Are Loved Stamp Set

In honor of Valentine’s Day this weekend, I’m offering this You Are Loved Valentine’s Special. This delightful stamp set, You are Loved, is the perfect stamp set for Valentine’s Day and beyond. It’s a fabulous sentiment. Can you imagine receiving a handmade card with this sentiment on it? I promise you anyone would be delighted. … Read more You Are Loved Valentine’s Special

A Card Pattern Perfect for Valentine’s Day

CTMH Valentine Card Samples with free pattern

Today I want to share a card pattern perfect for Valentine’s Day. It was actually shared yesterday on Close To My Heart’s blog. We have an early Valentine for all our loyal readers—a free card pattern! Celebrate along with us and share the love this Valentine’s Day, and anytime, with a personalized handmade card! Making … Read more A Card Pattern Perfect for Valentine’s Day

Cat’s Meow Shaker Valentine Card

Cat's Meow Shaker Valentine Card

Today for Make It Monday (47th edition), I’m sharing this darling Cat’s Meow Shaker Valentine Card. I figured since we are less than a week away from Valentine’s Day, today would be a perfect day to do a traditional Valentine’s Day Color Challenge. So I whipped up this fun card to provide a little inspiration … Read more Cat’s Meow Shaker Valentine Card

How to Create a Valentine’s Countdown Chain

Portion of Valentine's Countdown Chain

Want to know how to create a Valentine’s Countdown Chain? One that is made of adorable hearts? This project is so simple and fun. And it’s sure to get your loved ones in the spirit no matter their age! First, let’s gather our supplies. You need very few supplies for this project–which is nice. You’ll … Read more How to Create a Valentine’s Countdown Chain

Valentine’s Day Card for Inspiration

Penguin Valentine's Day Card

On Monday, I posted this fun Valentine’s Day Card idea and promised to share the same design but only in a A2 size version to provide an additional Valentine’s Day Card for inspiration. As you can see it still has all the same elements but it’s just shrunk down to fit the new size parameters. … Read more Valentine’s Day Card for Inspiration

Adorable DIY Valentine’s Day Card

A Koala-ty Day Valentine's Day Card

For today’s Make It Monday (45th edition), I’m sharing this adorable DIY Valentine’s Day card. Since Slimline Cards are all the rage these days I thought this would make for a fun pattern to share with you today. Since I was using our *NEW* Slimline Cards & Envelopes, I added a 1/2″ to the length … Read more Adorable DIY Valentine’s Day Card

Perfect Match Valentine’s Special

Perfect Match Valentine's Special

It’s time for the Perfect Match Valentine’s Special. Papercrafting and Valentine’s Day are a match made in heaven, and the Perfect Match Collection has everything you need to make the Valentine’s Day crafts you always dreamed of! This stunning collection features a *NEW* packet and sticker sheet the My Acrylix® Perfect Match Stamp Set and … Read more Perfect Match Valentine’s Special

DIY Valentine’s Banner

CTMH Be Mine Valentine's Banner

Get ready for Valentine’s Day with your own DIY Banner!  The *NEW* Close To My Heart Be Mine Heart Banner comes with five wood heart shapes and a digital art file that you can download to customize your project. The digital art file includes a handful of sentiments as well as a heart shape that … Read more DIY Valentine’s Banner

My Favorite Valentine’s Day Card Message!

Closeup of From the Heart Card

Happy Valentine’s Day!  Today I thought I would share this simple design for a card that uses my new favorite sentiment–‘From the Heart.’  Not only is the message endearing, but the font of the sentiment is quite lovely, too!

Last Minute DIY Valentine’s Day Card

Die Cut Heart Cards

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day!  Are you ready?  Do you still need to make up a special Valentine’s Day Card?  Here is a quick and really simple way to make a fun Valentine’s Day card. For this card design, I took a little different approach. Using Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Basic Hearts Thin Cuts, I cut … Read more Last Minute DIY Valentine’s Day Card

A Swoon Worthy Valentine’s Card

Open You & Me Pinwheel Card

Still looking for that perfect Valentine’s Day card?   Here’s one that is stunning and goes together quickly! Here are the supplies I used to create it: Mr. & Mrs. Stamp Set (C1621) La Vie En Rose Paper Packet (X7201B) Black Stamp Pad (Z2105) Whisper Stamp Pad (Z2172) Pomegranate Stamp Pad (Z2653) Black Shimmer Trim … Read more A Swoon Worthy Valentine’s Card