Tag Archives: Holidays

Under Your Spell Halloween Card

CTMH Fa-BOO-lous Halloween Stamp Set

We’re quickly approaching Halloween.  Halloween stores have popped up.  Decorations are in the stores.  And then this weekend I already saw people decorating their yards!  Guess it’s time to get those Halloween cards and projects ready! Continue reading

Some Kind of Wonderful for Women’s Friendship Day

CTMH Friendship Card

Yesterday, September 15th, was National Women’s Friendship Day.  It’s a holiday that’s celebrated each year on the 3rd Sunday of September.  I felt this beautiful card I received from Jen LeDuc was perfect for this holiday! Continue reading

*NEW* Spooktacular Halloween Kit!

CTMH Spooktacular Special Projects

Make this Halloween ‘spooktacular’ with Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Spooktacular Papers, Frightful Friends Stamp Set and coordinating Thin Cuts Dies or even get a Spooktacular Kit to create an assortment of scrapbook layouts and candy treat tags! Continue reading

The 12 Weeks of Christmas is Coming!

12 Weeks of Christmas Ornament

It’s almost that time of year again!  It’s only 4 weeks until my annual 12 Weeks of Christmas project tutorials begin.  But…you have to be on the mailing list to receive them each week.  Not on the mailing list yet?  There’s no time like the present!  Simply click on the yellow box that says “Sign up for the newsletter.”

Plus, for those of you who’ve enjoyed these festive projects from past years, there’s a little something new this year.  I’m going to be sharing the exciting details soon–so be on the lookout for that.  In the meantime, if you’re not on our mailing list, sign up so you’re ready.  The festivities begin Wednesday, October 2nd.

Giving Thanks Card

CTMH Share the Seasons Stamp Sets

September is National Stamping Month.  To celebrate, Close To My Heart has 2 super cute (truly darling!) stamp sets along with fun Thin Cuts dies that coordinate with each set as part of their Share the Seasons Special. Continue reading

50th Anniversary Moon Landing

Moon Landing Anniversary Card

Saturday was the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing.  At our household this was a BIG deal.  My husband works in the space industry–you might even call him a Rocket Scientist 🙂  So to celebrate we hosted a little summer gathering with friends to celebrate the occasion. Continue reading

Fourth of July Grillin’ & Chillin’

CTMH Grillin' & Chillin' Card

Happy 4th of July!  Close To My Heart’s Grillin’ & Chillin’ Stamp Set was the perfect set to use to create a festive 4th of July card.

CTMH Grillin' & Chillin' Card Closeup

Plus, the *NEW* Lace Border Thin Cut Die made a nice touch as well!

Whatever you are doing today to celebrate, I hope you are having a safe and memorable day!

Father’s Day “You’re The Best” Mini Album

CTMH You're the Best Special

Just as Close To My Heart did an adorable mini album perfect for Mother’s Day, they just released another fabulous mini album perfect for Father’s Day.

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