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Are You Ready to Learn Something New?

This week, while I am at the Close to My Heart Convention, I have decided to do a recap of some of my favorite tutorials♥ from the past year. Quite a few of you have joined me recently, so I figured that this was the best time to, not only share some great projects with… Continue reading Are You Ready to Learn Something New?

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Tuesday Tutorial: Paper Pom-Poms

Last week I posted a simple St. Patrick's Day Banner featuring some Cricut™ Flower Market images and these adorable paper Pom-Poms. Today, I am going to show you how I created them using the Fancy Border Fringe Thin Cut.  I began by cutting piece of Clover cardstock at 6" x 2¼" then placed it onto… Continue reading Tuesday Tutorial: Paper Pom-Poms

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Love Blossoms Blog Hop

Welcome to the Love Blossoms Blog Hop where we will be featuring some delightful projects created using our Love Blossoms stamp set. 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 to move to the… Continue reading Love Blossoms Blog Hop

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A Simple Banner for The Wearin’ o’ the Green Challenge

Whether you follow me on Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, or here, you will notice that I often create ♥seasonal home decorations♥ and most end up in my craftroom. With our home currently under renovation, this is the only place I have control over so I make sure it is a space I can retreat to during… Continue reading A Simple Banner for The Wearin’ o’ the Green Challenge

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St. Patrick’s Day Inspiration ~ A Color My Heart Dare Challenge

We have a new challenge for you at Color My Heart Dare. This time, we are asking you be inspired by this St. Patrick's Day mood board and create something that reminds you of this upcoming "Irish" holiday. When my children were young, St. Patrick's Day was celebrated with Leprechaun traps, gold candy, glittery foot… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Inspiration ~ A Color My Heart Dare Challenge

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Lucky Me ~ My March Kit of the Month

Each month, I create a pre-cut scrapbook kit and workshop guide using one of our fabulous paper packs. These kits are available for purchase through my monthly subscription or by visiting my online store. This month, ♥in the spirit of spring♥, I have created an lovely "Lucky Me" layout featuring the So Much Happy papers. … Continue reading Lucky Me ~ My March Kit of the Month

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Seasonal Magnolia Frame with a Design Space™ File

It's National Papercrafting Month, and our Magnolia Frame-It-Up Kits are perfect for creating a year round home decor piece that is unique to your home.  As many of you know, I decorate my home for each season, so, when I saw this kit, I knew that I needed to get out my Cricut™ create something… Continue reading Seasonal Magnolia Frame with a Design Space™ File

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Tuesday Tutorial

A few people have asked me recently how I was able to create the "Lucky" sentiment on my Saint Patrick's Day card.  When I created the card, I knew that I wanted a "Lucky" sentiment, so I took this image from an Artfully Sent card and manipulated it in Design Space. Today, I am going to… Continue reading Tuesday Tutorial

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Hearts & Clovers

In case you were not aware, St. Patrick's Day is coming. 🙂  This week for my Die-Namite Blog Hop project, I created a charming card using our Basic Hearts Thin Cuts to create a four-leave clover.  I had so much fun making the card for the blog hop, that I decided to create a few… Continue reading Hearts & Clovers

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Die – Namite Blog Hop

Welcome to the Die-Namite Blog Hop where we will be featuring current Thin Cuts products in honor of our Die-Namite sale where, during the month of March, you can save 25% on all available Thin Cuts, and 30% on select bundles of Thin Cuts dies. This blog hop is the perfect way to get to know more… Continue reading Die – Namite Blog Hop