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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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Thin Cuts Blog Hop

Welcome to the Thin Cuts Blog Hop where we will be featuring some delightful projects created using our Thin Cuts metal dies. If you have come here from Michelle Loncar’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 Thin Cuts Blog Hop

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Seasonal Expressions 1 New Product Blog Hop

Welcome to the Seasonal Expressions One New Product Blog Hop where we will be featuring a multitude of Close to My Heart products from our ♥INCREDIBLE♥ Seasonal Expressions catalog.  If you have come here from Gina Brandstetter’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 Seasonal Expressions 1 New Product Blog Hop

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Masculine Color Dare Card

Have you ever had one of those days where no matter how much you try to get something to work, it refuses to cooperate and becomes the bane of your existence?! Well, that is exactly how I felt when I was trying to create a card for this week's Color My Heart Dare Challenge. This… Continue reading Masculine Color Dare Card

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Bring Back My Pack – More Magical

Magical is back!  The much-loved paper packet, Magical, is available while supplies last, as the August and September special. I just adore these lighthearted papers full of stars, stripes, hearts, and polka dots.  Close to My Heart has created the More Magical paper packet and coordinating products to be perfect for use in any crafting featuring amusement… Continue reading Bring Back My Pack – More Magical

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Here’s to You

Life is about celebrating special occasions! To celebrate those special moments, we are offering breathtaking Here's to You products which are designed to help you create something special for the next wedding or special occasion on your calendar. Close to My Heart is offering four exclusive stamp sets and workshop kits that have been specially designed for… Continue reading Here’s to You

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Cardmaking with Central Park continued

Earlier this week, I told you about our amazing Workshop Your Way® Cardmaking Kits.  Each of these kits include supplies to make twelve handmade cards with easy-to-follow instructions and an exclusive acrylic stamp set. As you saw in my previous post, I used the Cheers to You Cardmaking Kit as inspiration for three other cards.  Today, I… Continue reading Cardmaking with Central Park continued

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Cardmaking with Central Park

Have you ever taken a few minutes to view the Workshop Your Way® Cardmaking Kits on my website? Each of these kits include supplies to make twelve handmade cards with easy-to-follow instructions and an exclusive acrylic stamp set. Did you know that you can use this product guide as inspiration for even MORE card designs? Let… Continue reading Cardmaking with Central Park

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Father’s Day Card & Gift Box

Father's Day is right around the corner, and, since I enjoy giving you crafty ideas for holidays, I decided to create this Pinterest inspired "Apple of My Eye" card and gift box using the A Bushel & a Peck stamp set.  This fun four-inch card not only has a sweet saying on the outside, but it… Continue reading Father’s Day Card & Gift Box

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Fresh Air Cardmaking Workshop

I truly enjoy playing with paper to create original cards and treat boxes.  If you are like me, then this workshop is just for you.  On June 23rd, you will have to opportunity to make FOUR cards and this adorable little Fourth of July Treat Box using our New Fresh Air products. The deadline to register… Continue reading Fresh Air Cardmaking Workshop