Birthday Super-Star Card

Birthday Super-Star Card

For today’s Make It Monday (54th edition), I’m sharing this birthday super-star card. I loved the color combination I used for this card. The Glacier with the Peacock is so striking. Then you add in a little neutral tone like Linen and it’s so wonderful. I was so happy with the end result that I … Read more Birthday Super-Star Card

Best Friends Furever Now Available!

CTMH Best Friends Furever Special

CTMH Best Friends Furever Special

If you’re like me, you’ve been waiting for this ADORABLE Best Friends Furever Special from Close To My Heart to become available since you saw the sneak peek in the *NEW* November/December Catalog.

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Winter Flurries Box

Winter Flurries Box

Winter Flurries Box

I love snow.  And snowflakes.  A lot actually.  I’m drawn to snowflake stamp sets, dies, wrapping paper–you name it.  If it has snowflakes, I most likely will love it!  So now that I no longer see it regularly like I did when I grew up in the Midwest, I relish the opportunity to use it in my crafting! 🙂

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Last Call for CTMH October Specials!

Christmas Tunes Stamp Set

It’s the final 2 days to take advantage of CTMH’s October Specials.  First, there is the October Stamp of the Month: Christmas Tunes.  You can get this stamp set for only $5 with a qualifying $50 order.  That’s a savings of $12.95! Here’s a cute card created with this set.  I received this card from … Read more Last Call for CTMH October Specials!

Recessed Panel Cards

Rainbow Recessed Panel Card

I’ve been wanting to try out a Recessed Panel Card for some time.  My twins’ birthday was this past Friday so I took this opportunity to create 2 different styles of Recessed Panel Cards.  While the same technique, I love how unique each looks just by changing where I created the recessed panel at on … Read more Recessed Panel Cards

From the Heart Christmas Card

Open Santa Slider Card

  Today on Close To My Heart’s blog, they talked about how the National Stamping Month Special–From the Heart–is designed to be versatile and let you be the artist.  While the From the Heart Stamp Set is definitely a beautiful set–and one which you would use over and over again–these cards can make some pretty … Read more From the Heart Christmas Card

Happy 4th of July!

Closeup 4th of July Card

In celebration of today, I wanted to share this 4th of July card I created.  I combined patterned papers from CTMH’s No Worries and Jack Paper Collections and used the Fourth of July Stamp. I really like how it turned out! I especially like my layered star I created with the Basic Star Thin Cuts … Read more Happy 4th of July!

CTMH’s Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog

It’s official–Close To My Heart’s Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog is HERE! First off, I’m in love with this cover.  But wait until you see what’s inside–it gets better! How about some magical unicorns and rainbows? Our Little Dreamer Paper Pack is spot on. Rainbows and unicorns are so on trend right now–even Starbucks got in … Read more CTMH’s Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog

DIY Wedding Guest Sign-in Book

Hello Lovely Paper Pack

It’s wedding season and today I’m sharing a wonderful idea for a DIY Wedding Guest Sign-in Book.  This idea is not only easy to create since the page layouts are duplicated throughout, but it also is going to be a treasured keepsake for years to come. And, as Karen says in the video, Close To My … Read more DIY Wedding Guest Sign-in Book