Mothers Are the Best

CTMH You Are the Best Card

Close To My Heart recently released a new stamp set, Mothers Are the Best, just in time for Mother’s Day. But while this stamp set is perfect for making a card for mom or documenting a day with her, this new stamp set is so much more. As you can see this stamp set contains … Read more Mothers Are the Best

CTMH Besties Stamp Collection

CTMH Zoey Daytime Slimline Card

Have you seen the CTMH Besties Stamp Collection yet? These girls are so adorable! You can get just the stamps or the stamps with coordinating dies (the shaded images are the ones with coordinating dies.) Last month, I sent the stamped images from the Zoey Collection to all of my CTMH Team Members and issued … Read more CTMH Besties Stamp Collection

Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card

CTMH Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card

For today’s Make It Monday (55th edition), I have this fun Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card. I went back to basics by using primary colors for the card. I also incorporated a fun symmetrical stamping technique. I like how it turned out. I don’t think I’d normally select these colors to go together (Sapphire, Candy … Read more Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card

Whisking You a Happy Day Card

Whisking You a Happy Day Card

Today’s whisking you a happy day card is so cute. I absolutely love gnomes. When I saw the adorable *NEW* Kitchen Gnomes Stamp + Thin Cuts, I was so excited to get it. The gnomes themselves are adorable and the puns are too cute. Isn’t this set so fun? I seriously can see so many … Read more Whisking You a Happy Day Card

Shimmer Painted Butterfly Card

Shimmer Painted Butterfly Card Closeup

Isn’t this shimmer painted butterfly card beautiful? It’s a simple design but has such a “wow” factor to it. Not only does splitting up the image to create a unique focal point make this card appealing. But the fact that I used a variety of our Shimmer Brushes to paint in some color also makes … Read more Shimmer Painted Butterfly Card

Lucky to Call You Friend Card

Lucky to Call You Friend Card Closeup

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day I created this Lucky to Call You Friend Card. I started with the Stamp of the Month, Winged Masterpiece. The sentiment in this set was perfect for a St. Patrick’s Day card. Next, I knew I wanted to do a blend of greens and gold with my card. I … Read more Lucky to Call You Friend Card

You Bake My Day Card

You Bake My Day Card Closeup

In honor of the 52nd edition of my Make It Monday, I’m sharing this You Bake My Day Card. It uses the first card pattern that I shared with you for my Make It Mondays. While the pattern is the same, the look of the cards (today’s versus the Moose Card I created a year … Read more You Bake My Day Card

Winged Masterpiece Birthday Card

Isn’t today’s Winged Masterpiece birthday card so beautiful? I am in love with this month’s Close To My Heart Stamp of the Month, Winged Masterpiece. The butterfly and dragonfly in this stamp set are simply gorgeous. And the variety of sentiments, as well as fonts, in this set is amazing. It feels like it would … Read more Winged Masterpiece Birthday Card

Daisy Meadows Floral Card

Daisy Meadows Floral Card

I’m so excited to share my Daisy Meadows Floral Card today. I’ve been loving the *NEW* Daisy Meadows Collection as there are so many looks you can achieve with it. For today’s card, I wanted to focus in on the beautiful floral pattern in this paper collection. I paired the Daisy Meadows Paper with the … Read more Daisy Meadows Floral Card

Cherry Blossoms Hello Card

CTMH Cherry Blossoms Hello Card

For today’s Make It Monday (51st edition), I’m sharing this lovely Cherry Blossoms Hello Card. I started my Slimline Card using our Daisy Meadows Patterned Paper but then added in some Desert Rose. The color combination of the Sundance and Peacock with Desert Rose is so rich and warm. I love it. It’s not quite … Read more Cherry Blossoms Hello Card

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

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

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

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

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