DIY Butterfly Mobile by Close To My Heart

CTMH Butterfly Mobile

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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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!

Close To My Heart’s Art Studio

Art Studio Close-up

Last week while at CTMH’s Annual Convention, Consultants got the exciting opportunity to visit the CTMH Office for a tour.  Apparently, they recently just did a makeover to the office.  While I never saw the office before this revamp, I must say it looked spectacular!  I have a bunch of photos to share. Just look … Read more Close To My Heart’s Art Studio

Live Beautifully Lattice Fold Card

Live Beautifully Lattice Fold Card

Close To My Heart’s Live Beautifully Paper + their Live Beautifully Stamp Set = pure beauty.  Add in this fun lattice fold and it’s perfection.  I absolutely love the look of the finished card! Plus, the *NEW* Little Dreamer Glitter Gems were a great addition to finish off the card. Here’s a list of the … Read more Live Beautifully Lattice Fold Card

Tea-rrific Shared Times Card

Tea-rrific Shared Times Card

Happy Friday!  Today I thought I’d share another project created with our March Stamp of the Month—Tea-rrific. For this card, I did a split stamping technique with the stack of teacups from this set.  It’s a fun twist having the stamped image go from a uncolored look on one color of cardstock to a vivid, … Read more Tea-rrific Shared Times Card

12 Days of CTMH Deals Day #8

CTMH Daily Deal #8

Today marks Day #8 of my 12 Days of Close To My Heart Deals and it is definitely one you won’t want to pass up! Today when you EMAIL ME with an order for a pair of our Non-Stick Micro-Tip Scissors, you’ll receive a FREE Edge Distresser! Both of these tools are must-haves in your “tool … Read more 12 Days of CTMH Deals Day #8

Long Way Home Gift Card Holder

The Long Way Home Gift Card Holder

The Long Way Home Gift Card Holder

When you first look at Close To My Heart’s June Stamp of the Month, The Long Way Home, my guess is you think of scrapbooking.  But it’s also pretty handy for a card, too!

June 2016 The Long Way Home Stamp Set

I decided to make a Gift Card Holder with the set as my first project.  It seemed perfect for a gift for a family member, neighbor or even a teacher who was going to be taking a fun vacation this summer. 

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Just Sayin’ Card

Just Sayin' Hello Card

It’s the final few days to get your hands on Close To My Heart’s May Stamp of the Month—Just Sayin‘.  This set of 14 images has sentiments and trendy images perfect for both scrapbooking and cardmaking. I created this card for my Stamping on Saturday Class as well as my monthly Stamp Club.  It’s a … Read more Just Sayin’ Card

Little Message Typed Note Card

Little Message Typed Note Card

Here’s a final sample of CTMH’s April Stamp of the Month—Typed Note.  I received this card from Wendy T.   I love that she used our Paper Fundamentals.  These papers are often overlooked but are so versatile and pretty with their unique  patterns and glossy embossed look on one side of the cardstock. She carried … Read more Little Message Typed Note Card

Choose Happy Stamp of the Month

Choose Happy March SOTM Mini Album

I absolutely love the name of this month’s CTMH Stamp of the Month—Choose Happy.  It’s just so positive and perfect!  And so is this amazing mini album created with CTMH’s Cricut Artbooking Collection! The Choose Happy Stamp Set comes with 14 images–adorable frames, borders and sentiments.

January Stamp of the Month

January’s Stamp of the Month from Close To My Heart is perfect for getting ready for Valentine’s Day. This Moment Stamp Set includes 12 images that coordinate with CTMH’s Cricut Artbooking Collection.  And it can be yours for just $5 with a minimum $50 purchase. To start shopping, click HERE.

Just Be You Owl Card

CTMH’s Stamp of the Month is so cute for August!  I love both owls and the fun add-ons to the stamp set.  For this card I used papers from the My Crush Bluebird Book.  These books are an AWESOME value for what you get in them–60 different double-sided papers!  There’s no reason you have to … Read more Just Be You Owl Card

Picture My Life Scrapbooking Program

Love documenting memories in minutes? Then you’ll love the *NEW* Picture My Life™ scrapbooking program, meant for quick and beautiful memory-keeping. This program comes in eight themes, all based on the gorgeous designs of some of our most popular paper packets. Whether you choose to embrace a single theme or mix and match for a … Read more Picture My Life Scrapbooking Program

Autumn Poster Tidings Card

  Today’s share is my first sample using September’s Stamp of the Month—Poster Tidings.  The set comes with 2 different subway art type images–one for Autumn and one for Winter.  I’m not sure if it’s because it’s closer to Autumn or what, but I’m gravitating more toward that image!  Note to self: must create more … Read more Autumn Poster Tidings Card