Category Archives: 3D item

DIY Mini Easter Basket Tutorial

Mini Easter Basket

It’s only a few days until Easter.  Are you ready?  Need a cute mini Easter basket to give to someone special?  Here’s the perfect one you can create in no time!  Let me show you how.

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Cricut Flower Headband Perfect for the Red Carpet

Hummer Limo

This past Saturday my daughter had the opportunity to attend a Red Carpet Event with her Girl Scout troop along with 17 other troops.  Each troop created their own movie and this event was the premier showing of those movies (luckily they could each only be 3-5 minutes otherwise with 18 movies to watch it would be quite the marathon!)

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Stamp & Scrapbook Expo Make & Takes

CTMH Expo Booth

The last several days have been quite busy for me!  The Stamp & Scrapbook Expo kicked off it’s 2018 season in Pleasanton and I hosted a Close To My Heart booth!  The Expo itself was Friday and Saturday with setup on Thursday (in the pouring rain, I might add!)

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DIY Butterfly Mobile by Close To My Heart

CTMH Butterfly Mobile

One of the amazing and beautiful projects you can make with this month’s Pretty in Pink Special is this lovely Butterfly Mobile.  This video walks you through the process–step-by-step!

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Mermaid for Me Card

Make Waves Card

With it being just a couple of days until Valentine’s Day, I thought I would share a card idea each day giving you a little inspiration on a style of card you could create for your loved one (that is, if you still are in need of one!)

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Love Letters Card

CTMH Love Letter B

Today is the last day of January.  This means it is the last day to grab Close To My Heart’s Stamp of the Month.  It also is the last day to celebrate National Papercrafting Month.  And that means it’s also the last day to get the exclusive Love Letters Kit from Close To My Heart.  While these DIY Monogram Kits are positively stunning (so spectacular in person!) they also make some pretty fabulous cards, too.  It might be worth it to take a second look at these limited-time kits!! Continue reading

Three Handmade Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine's Day 2018

It’s a little over 2 weeks until Valentine’s Day.  Are you ready?  Today I have 3 handmade gift ideas that you could try out this Valentine’s Day.  Continue reading

January Create with Kristina Kit


January Create with Kristina Kit

Just in time for Valentine’s Day (or any day actually!)  This month’s kit will have you creating 3 darling projects perfect for a loved one.  You’ll create a fun Take-out Box, a Mini Gift Box and a stunning Pleated Card. Continue reading