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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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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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Color My Heart Dare Tic-Tac-Toe: Grateful Heart Thank You Card

This week, for the Color My Heart Dare challenge, we are playing with colors from our Grateful Heart collection.  You can choose to use any colors in a row, column, diagonally, or use every color available and create something amazing!     For this week's challenge, I chose to use Sapphire, Mink, and Pomegranate to create… Continue reading Color My Heart Dare Tic-Tac-Toe: Grateful Heart Thank You Card

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Seasonal Trees Blog Hop

Welcome to the Seasonal Trees Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the November Seasonal Trees stamp set.   If you have come here from Haley Dyer’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… Continue reading Seasonal Trees Blog Hop

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Color Dare & A Free Cut File

This week, for the Color My Heart Dare challenge, our design team was challenged to "Choose Your Greens" and create something using only shades of green. As many of you know, I am a HUGE Cricut™ addict, but I haven't had much time to play lately, so I decided to sit down this week and create… Continue reading Color Dare & A Free Cut File

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Hello Pumpkin Thank You Card

Aren't you just loving the Hello Pumpkin products Close to My Heart created this season? Who knew that the bright Tangerine, Lagoon, Mint, and Black would be such a FUN color combination. This week, I am working on Thank You cards, and I decided to create a simple "Thank You Pumpkin" card for the Three… Continue reading Hello Pumpkin Thank You Card

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Thanks & Giving Blog Hop

Welcome to the Thanks & Giving Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the October Thanks & Giving stamp set.  This stamp set is full of sentiments,  icons, and images designed for all your autumn paper crafting projects. If you have come here from Debi McBains’ blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished… Continue reading Thanks & Giving Blog Hop

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Live Tutorials Coming Soon

I enjoy writing each weekly Tuesday Tutorial as much as you enjoy reading them, but sometimes it would be so much easier to show them to you. So, I have decided to start a Facebook Group called "Create with Miss. Carrie's Creations" where you can view a few of my tutorials "Live" and enroll in… Continue reading Live Tutorials Coming Soon

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Thankful Color Dare Card

In the midst of all that is going on, I am truly Thankful that God has blessed me with a home business that allows me to step back, focus on family, and make sure my priorities are in check. This week, in the midst of the madness, I wanted to create a card that expressed how… Continue reading Thankful Color Dare Card

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Using A Big Thank You Thin Cuts

This week,  I am taking a break from the Cricut®. This is partially due to the fact that I cannot get to my machine because of the pile of Convention creations blocking my path, but mostly, it is because I have realized that many of you do not use Design Space™ and I hate the… Continue reading Using A Big Thank You Thin Cuts