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Create Cards with Every Little Thing

Today, you get a little sneak peek at a few products in the upcoming catalog.  Our Every Little Thing products are full of beautiful colors, patterns, and designs. If you are a Close to My Heart consultant, like me, you have the opportunity to play with all of the products one month before♥ the new catalog arrives. … Continue reading Create Cards with Every Little Thing

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Gold Cardmaking Confidence

A COLOR MY HEART COLOR DARE CHALLENGE Gold is not a color on my wheel - I don't even  wear gold jewelry - but today, I decided to explore the possibilities for the Color My Heart Color Dare challenge.  This week, we are inviting you to join us for a Silver or Gold Challenge AND… Continue reading Gold Cardmaking Confidence

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Creating a Card for the Let’s Color It H2H Challenge

COLOR is defined as the ability add hue, lightness, or saturation using dye, stain or paint.  Are you ready to add some color to your projects? This month, for the Heart2Heart Challenge, we are asking you to show off your "coloring" skills and Color It♥ using whatever medium that brings you joy. There are so… Continue reading Creating a Card for the Let’s Color It H2H Challenge

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From Me to You SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to the From Me to You August SOTM Blog Hop where we will be featuring our From Me to You stamp set. If you have come here from Krista Hershberger’s blog, you are on the right path!  When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to move to the… Continue reading From Me to You SOTM Blog Hop

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Seaside Blog Hop

Welcome to the Seaside Blog Hop where we will be featuring our Bring Back My Pack Seaside products. If you have come here from Catherine Nowak’s blog, you are on the right path!  When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to move to the next blog. This blog hop… Continue reading Seaside Blog Hop

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A Simple Floral Note for Color My Heart Dare

Have you stopped by the Color My Heart Dare Blog lately? There are currently two challenges can participate in, and, this week, I hope to inspire you to join our newest Color Challenge. We are asking that you use the following colors in your project and post it to the blog before August 8th. Aren't these… Continue reading A Simple Floral Note for Color My Heart Dare

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Enjoy Life & a Few Challenges

I enjoy spending most of my summer days outdoors, but this week's weather has "forced" me into my workroom and allowed me to join a few paper crafting challenges. As I searched through some of my favorites, I came across two challenges that inspired me♥ to create this Enjoy Life card which uses one of… Continue reading Enjoy Life & a Few Challenges

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It’s All Sunshine & Roses ~ A Color My Heart Color Dare Card

Sometimes we all need a little "pick-me-up" and, after the week I have had, I needed to be able to retreat to my workspace and create something that would bring me a little sunshine.  I was inspired by the bright color choices in this week's Color My Heart Dare Challenge, and I hope that they… Continue reading It’s All Sunshine & Roses ~ A Color My Heart Color Dare Card

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Highlight the Details – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Highlight the Details Technique Blog Hop where we will be featuring a various techniques that highlight the details of Close to My Heart products.   If you have come here from Darlys Reckerr’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end… Continue reading Highlight the Details – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Send a Welcome Home Card & Join the Color Dare Challenge

I miss the days when you welcomed someone to their new home with cards, casseroles, and containers of cookies.  This week, as I looked at the inspiration board for the Color My Heart Dare Challenge, I was inspired by the welcoming feel of the papers chosen and decided to bring back the tradition of sending… Continue reading Send a Welcome Home Card & Join the Color Dare Challenge