Tag Archives: How-to video

Close To My Heart Favor Box Tutorial

CTMH Star Favor Box

Last week I shared a fun argyle favor box created with our *NEW* Thin Cuts Favor Box Die.  Today I have a quick 3-minute video to show you just how quick and easy it is to put one of these together using this new die.

To see this Favor Box die as well as all the other dies we offer, visit my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

Story by Stacy Story Starter Kit

Story Starter by Stacy Julian

If you haven’t checked it out yet, now is the time!  Stacy Julian’s first product in her Story by Stacy line with Close To My Heart is awesome.  Watch this quick video to see just how easy it can be to turn your memories into treasured stories following the step-by-step instructions in the Story Starter Workshop Guide.

See the Story Starter options on my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

Kitchen Traditions Recipe Kit

Kitchen Traditions Recipe Kit

The Cut Above Kitchen Traditions Recipe Kit debuted in our Seasonal Expressions 1 Catalog back in January, but now is a great time to grab one and record your treasured family memories that are connected to favorite recipes.

This video shows you all the contents as well as the different options you have with this product collection.  Between Memorial Day and Labor Day–and all the summer BBQs and picnics in between–you’ll no doubt find you have plenty of recipes to use for this kit.  And when you’re all finished, you’ll have a precious family memento for generations to treasure and use over and over again!

You can check out the options for the Cut Above Kitchen Traditions Recipe Kit on my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

I Can’t BELIEVE This Product Is Retiring!

CTMH Seasonal Expressions 1 Catalog

It’s one week until until the *NEW* Close To My Heart Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog debuts!   This sadly means that several items contained in the Seasonal Expressions 1 Catalog will be retiring.  One shocker for me is that the Bashful Shimmer Brush is now going to retire.  Initially it was set to continue through the next catalog, but CTMH just announced that they will be retiring it as of April 30th.  I can’t believe it!

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Close To My Heart Shimmer Brushes

Bashful Shimmer Brush Gold Shimmer Brush Clear Shimmer Brush

One of the most popular items we sell at the Stamp & Scrapbook Expo that I wrote about yesterday is the Shimmer Brush that Close To My Heart offers.  It comes in 3 colors: Clear, Gold and our color of the year–Bashful.  They are all amazing, beautiful and a great buy!

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DIY Butterfly Mobile by Close To My Heart

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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Creating a Football Scrapbook Layout

CTMH Football Scrapbook Layout

Today I’m sharing a little creative inspiration into the process of creating a scrapbook layout–CTMH style.  Karen, will lead you through a wonderful football scrapbook layout where you’ll learn some techniques, design elements and see some great CTMH products in the process!

Happy creating!

How to Set Up Your Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine

CCTMH Hostess Cricut Bundle

A little over a week ago I shared information about an exclusive Close To My Heart Hostess Bundle that included getting a Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine.  I thought it might be helpful for those of you interested in getting this bundle (and perhaps those that have purchased the Cricut Explore Air 2 but not set it up yet) to share this video to get you all set up so you can start creating beautiful projects with your Cricut.

If you have questions about getting the exclusive CTMH Cricut Hostess Bundle, feel free to email me.