Hugs & Kisses Card

CTMH Hugs & Kisses Card Closeup

CTMH Hugs & Kisses Card

Ready for Valentine’s Day?  I have an easy solution!  Close To My Heart’s Oh My Heart Kit!  I shared this *NEW* Special a few weeks ago when they debuted the collection HERE.  While it does come with instructions and supplies to make adorable mini cards, there’s no reason you can’t take the supplies and create your own custom cards like I’ve done here.

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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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A Frightful Friend Gift Card Holder

CTMH Frightful Friends Rabbit Pirate Card

CTMH Spooktacular Special Projects

There’s just one week left to grab the adorable Close To My Heart Spooktacular Special items–the fun paper pack, the cute Frightful Friends Stamp Set (with or without the coordinating dies) or the complete kit

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CTMH Flash Sale Time

May 2019 CTMH Flash Sale

I have some exciting news to share. Not only did Close To My Heart recently release a brand *NEW* catalog (you can see it HERE) they are doing a 24-hour Flash Sale that includes current, new product! Wow, right? It’s all part of the continued 35-year celebration. The sale will include a variety of items … Read more CTMH Flash Sale Time

BOGO Paper Party All Month Long!

CTMH BOGO Special

Do you love paper?  Silly question, right?!  Well, this month is the time to stock up with Close To My Heart papers.  All month long when you purchase one Paper Pack or Coordinating Cardstock Collection, you get a 2nd one for 1/2 price.  Plus, there’s no limit!  And to make things super easy, we’ve bundled … Read more BOGO Paper Party All Month Long!

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