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A Father & Son Layout for October

As you know, I am a bit partial to outdoor layouts - the earthy tones, distressed edges, and muted color palettes.  This month, I am going off the rails a little with a Father & Son scrapbook page that is only available to my Kit of the Month Subscribers.  This “Father & Son”♥ kit comes ready-to-assemble… Continue reading A Father & Son Layout for October

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My Hawthorn Card Workshop

It's finally beginning to feel like fall here in Colorado and I am planning some wonderful workshops for you. Today, I am showing you some adorable Ombre stamped♥ projects that you can create at my Coffee & Cards Workshop using our Hawthorn papers. Each of my Coffee & Card Workshops allows you to come &… Continue reading My Hawthorn Card Workshop

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Remembering the Little Things

A Heart2Heart Papercrafting Challenge It's all about the little things. The little things matter. We miss the little things when they are gone. This week, we are asking you to join us at Heart2Heart and share the little things that matter to you. Whether you choose to use our New Every Little Thing products or… Continue reading Remembering the Little Things

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Brush Up on Your Cricut™ Crafting Skills

If you read Tuesday's post, you learned that I am spending this week at the Close to My Heart Convention. Instead of leaving my blog empty, I have decided to do a recap of some of my favorite tutorials♥ from the past year. Today, we are going to brush-up on a few Design Space™ skills.… Continue reading Brush Up on Your Cricut™ Crafting Skills

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Bloom & Grow Wedding Favor

Throughout the month of January, I will be creating projects that you can make using our Bloom and Grow stamp of the month.  This week, I created some delightful little wedding favor labels that attach to vellum seed envelopes.  These would be also be perfect for a baby shower, bridal shower, or a Valentine's Day… Continue reading Bloom & Grow Wedding Favor

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Punny & Smart Valentine Treat

Even though Valentine's Day is over a month away, there are many people who like to plan ahead and create.  This week, I was playing around in Cricut® Design Space and decided to use the A Little Bit of Pun stamp set to create a sweet Valentine treat.  At the very bottom of this post, you… Continue reading Punny & Smart Valentine Treat

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October Kit of the Month

Each month, I offer a two-page scrapbook kit featuring some of our designer papers that are pre-cut and easy to assemble.  Each kit is mailed directly to you, once a month, and includes everything you need to complete the layout. My October Kit of the Month will give you a head start on your thanksgiving scrapbook… Continue reading October Kit of the Month

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Paper Bird Watercolor Card

It's time for the weekly Color My Heart Dare project and this week was quite the challenge for me.  I rarely combine cool and warm colors, yet this week we were required to use Poppy, Tangerine, Willow, Glacier, Slate and White Daisy with optional Gold. My solution was to create a "cool" look to the color… Continue reading Paper Bird Watercolor Card

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Happy Together Layout

Last week, I used the the Flock Together Stamp of the Month to create part of this layout that will feature my family playing in the river.  On this week’s project, I used the stamps to create parts of the title and add a fun embellishment to the page.  You can use this simple, rustic layout for… Continue reading Happy Together Layout

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Sweet Spring Basket

Do you need a quick, last minute treat for your Easter table? Do you enjoy giving little gifts to your co-workers and friends? This little Spring Basket using our Some Kinda' Wonderful paper, is the perfect project for you.  I was able to create this project in under 20 minutes, fill it will candy, and send it… Continue reading Sweet Spring Basket