24 Beautiful & Easy Handmade Cards

CTMH Craft with Heart Cardmaking Kit

Today I wanted to share with you how you can create 24 beautiful & easy handmade cards. The answer is Close To My Heart’s Craft with Heart Cardmaking Kit! These subscription boxes which you can choose to have come once or several times a year, are the ultimate shortcut in creativity. They come with pre-printed … Read more 24 Beautiful & Easy Handmade Cards

Cheery Thank You Card

Cheery Thank You Card

For today’s Make It Monday (43rd edition), I’m sharing this cheery thank you card that has inspired today’s Color Challenge! It all started by grabbing this month’s Stamp of the Month, Every Thank You. I immediately thought of the Star Patterned Paper in the Party Time Paper Collection and thought it would pair so wonderfully … Read more Cheery Thank You Card

Every Thank You Shaker Card

Every Thank You Shaker Card

Today I wanted to share my Every Thank You Shaker Card with you. I created it with the January Stamp of the Month, Every Thank You. How perfect is this stamp set? Look at all these wonderful sentiments for expressing your gratitude. Perfect for right after the holidays, right?! This stamp set has so many … Read more Every Thank You Shaker Card

The Must-Have CTMH Stamp Set

Love is in the Air Winter Penguins Card

This is the must-have CTMH stamp set from the January-February Catalog. Seriously. Look at how adorable these little penguins are! The *NEW* Winter Penguins Stamp Set is most definitely one that will sell out. You can purchase it just as the stamp set or with the coordinating dies. Since Close To My Heart makes all … Read more The Must-Have CTMH Stamp Set

Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card

Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card

As we approach 2021 I thought I’d share this fun Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card I created. I used our wildly popular Through Thick and Thin Stamp Set that came out of retirement for just a few days. Actually, today is the final day you can get the set and then it goes back … Read more Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card

Today’s project is a stunning Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card. I created this card with this month’s Stamp of the Month, Happiness Never Grows Old. I’ve really enjoyed creating with this set. Each project has turned out beautifully. And each so unique. It’s hard to believe there’s only a week left to get … Read more Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card

Glittery Handmade 2021 Card

Glittery Handmade 2021 Card

For today’s Make It Monday (40th edition), I’m sharing this beautiful Glittery Handmade 2021 Card that I created using a pattern I shared with you about a month ago. I wanted to show you how you can use the same pattern (found HERE) and make a few minor adjustments and get a completely different look … Read more Glittery Handmade 2021 Card

FREE Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set

Free Stinkin' Cute Stamp Set

How would you like a FREE Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set? I thought you might! It’s one week until Christmas!  Can you believe it?!  As a little holiday gift to you, I’m offering this exclusive Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set (it’s so exclusive that it’s not even available for purchase!) with any $35 order (subtotal) now through Christmas … Read more FREE Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set

Darling Handmade Stocking Card

Jubilee Crew Stocking Card

For today’s Make It Monday (39th edition), I’m sharing this darling handmade stocking card. I blended 2 past paper collections for this card. It uses the Wood Grain Pattern from Timber and the Holly Pattern from Comfort & Joy. Plus, it uses the absolutely adorable The Jubilee Crew Stamp Set. Such a cute set! As … Read more Darling Handmade Stocking Card

Happiness Never Grows Old Card

Happiness Never Grows Old Card

Today’s Happiness Never Grows Old Card is simply beautiful. It just might be impossible to create a project with this month’s Stamp of the Month and not have it turn out stunning. The Happiness Never Grows Old Stamp Set is simply gorgeous–both the images and the sentiments. Today I paired this stamp set with our … Read more Happiness Never Grows Old Card

Happiness Never Grows Old Card

Diamond Stickles Painting Technique

Today I’m sharing a Happiness Never Grows Old Card. Happiness Never Grows Old is this month’s Close To My Heart Stamp of the Month. It has beautiful floral images and lovely sentiments as well. This set would be beautiful for coloring–whether with markers, colored pencils or watercolor paints. For my card, I wanted to show … Read more Happiness Never Grows Old Card

Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale

Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale

Today there will be a Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale beginning at 2pm (PST). Just like our Black Friday Sale, you’ll find both current and retired product at great discounts. Additionally–again, just like Black Friday–we’ll have an exclusive item only available during this sale. Introducting our *NEW* DIY Wood Phone Stand… How fun … Read more Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale

Thanksgiving Give Thanks Card

Autumn Blessings Stamp + Thin Cuts

Today, for Thanksgiving, I wanted to share this simple Thanksgiving Give Thanks Card with you. It was a quick card to create. And I love the simplicity and beauty of it. To me it represents what Thanksgiving is all about. Simple times where you slow down to appreciate all the things you are thankful for. … Read more Thanksgiving Give Thanks Card

A Cozy Holiday Card

Cozy Holiday Pocket Card

Want to create a cozy holiday card? Close To My Heart’s November Stamp of the Month, You Warm My Heart, is the answer to cozy, comforting projects! Look at all these fabulous images and sentiments! And the best part is you can get this set for FREE when you are a VIP. Yep, I said … Read more A Cozy Holiday Card