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Paper Layering Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Paper Layering Technique Blog Hop where we will be showing you a variety of paper layering techniques that highlight a few of our Close to My Heart products!  If you have come here from Maz Wood’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading, you can click on the link at the end… Continue reading Paper Layering Technique Blog Hop

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Reasons to Use the Position Feature in Cricut Design Space™

We have all seen it on the Edit Bar in Design Space™, but do you have any clue why it is there? The Position feature is one of the least used by most crafters, because most of us don't know how to use it. ♥ Well, my friend, today I want to show you a… Continue reading Reasons to Use the Position Feature in Cricut Design Space™

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Scrapbooking with Every Little Thing

It's a week full of sneak peeks, as you get a look at a few new products arriving in September.  Our upcoming Every Little Thing products are full of so many color choices and patterns.  Creating with the Every Little Thing papers has brought me so much happiness this past week. Image all the memories you could record… Continue reading Scrapbooking with Every Little Thing

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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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April Give-Away ~ Easter Place Setting Card

It's time to announce my April give-away!♥  This month, I have created an exclusive Cricut Design Space™ file that you can use to make these delightful Easter place setting cards for your holiday guests. Aren't these the sweetest?♥ Each one was designed, by me, using images from our Close to My Heart Cricut™ collections.  As… Continue reading April Give-Away ~ Easter Place Setting Card

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Fall Decorating with Monograms

When the new Holiday Expressions catalog first came out, I was extremely happy to see that we now carry a variety of Chipboard Monograms. Monograms are one of the most popular home decor items on Pinterest and, today, I am going to give you a few tips for creating this beautiful Fall Monogram for your… Continue reading Fall Decorating with Monograms

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True North Love of Hockey Scrapbook Layouts

You don't have to be Canadian to love Hockey. (Just ask my husband when the Av's are playing.) This October is Close To My Heart's 15-year anniversary of opening for business in Canada. To celebrate this occasion, Close to My Heart has designed the exclusive True North stamp set and workshop kit! Keep in mind you… Continue reading True North Love of Hockey Scrapbook Layouts

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My Favorite Color with the Love of Color

One of my favorite colors in the fall is Flannel. Yes, I said flannel. Unfortunately, I sometimes look like a lost lumberjack who should be wielding a bloody ax, but it is still one of my cozy, comfy favorites in the fall.  Hence, the need to create this layout. I wanted a reason to use… Continue reading My Favorite Color with the Love of Color

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Creating a Stencil in Design Space

This month, Close to My Heart is celebrating National Stamping Month with breathtaking Memories in the Making products. You can use these Cut-Above Kits to create an adorable scrapbook album or use in conjunction with our My Creations Calendar to create a delightful gift anyone would cherish. Of course, I couldn't just create a simple… Continue reading Creating a Stencil in Design Space

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Here’s To You Blog Hop

Welcome to the Here's To You Blog Hop where we will be featuring various products from the Here's to You collection.  The products in this collection are designed to help you celebrate the everyday moments in your life.  If you have come here from Alyson Mayo’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post,… Continue reading Here’s To You Blog Hop