Awards, Baby Layout, Close to My Heart, Color Coordinating, Color My Heart Dare, Cricut, Embossing Powder, Fundamentals, Fur Babies (Pet Layout), Heart2Heart Challenge, How to Design a Layout, National Scrapbooking Month, Quick Tips, Scrapbook Layout, Seasonal Expressions Two, Thin Cuts

My Weird Scrapbooking Life

In honor of National Scrapbooking Month, I have decided to try to post more scrapbook pages.  As I created this layout, I realized that I have some really weird scrapbook habits. So, in honor of a month dedicated to scrapbooking, I have decided to share my top ten habits of "weirdness" with you.  (Maybe you… Continue reading My Weird Scrapbooking Life

All Occasion Card, Card, Close to My Heart, Fundamentals, Holiday, Sale, Seasonal Expressions One, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Stamping Techniques, Valentine's Day, Valentine's Day Card

Bloom & Grow Valentine Card

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 a simple Valentine's Day card in traditional black, red, and white tones.   You can find the list of supplies used on this project at the very bottom of… Continue reading Bloom & Grow Valentine Card

Christmas, Close to My Heart, Fundamentals, Gifts, Holiday, Holiday Expresssions, Monthly Specials, Sale

November is Full of FUN

I love our Fundamentals! Did you know that our Fundamentals papers are designed to coordinated perfectly with our complements, cardstock, inks, and ribbon? This makes my crafting time so much easier when everything coordinates perfectly. No running to the store to search for that perfect color match - Close to My Heart has already done… Continue reading November is Full of FUN

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Quick & Easy Tag Card

A while back, I bought the Tagged with Love acrylic stamp set and I have been itching  to use it for the Color My Heart Dare challenge.  I was so excited to see that this set was one of the exclusive stamp sets chosen to bring back for our July Stampaganza. This card is simple to… Continue reading Quick & Easy Tag Card

Card, Close to My Heart, Fundamentals, Mother's Day, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Quick & Easy Floral Card

Sometimes you need a last minute card and it can be difficult to find a design that doesn't take tons of time or try your patience.  The whimsical flowers in the Live, Laugh, Love Stamp of the Month are perfect for this kind of card making project. This week, I joined the Color My Heart Dare… Continue reading Quick & Easy Floral Card

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Pint Size Valentine Treat

This Valentine Treat container was created for the weekly  Color My Heart Dare challenge. These four-inch containers can be filled with a special gift to give for Valentine's Day.  The added bonus: these containers are currently on Clearance along with over 100 other items on my website.  At the very bottom of this post, I've included… Continue reading Pint Size Valentine Treat

Scrapbook Layout, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Adore You Layout

This week, I am using the January Stamp of the Month, Adore You, to create a simple scrapbook page. This is a layout you can make featuring your Valentine, your kids, or your fur babies. I'll be sharing project ideas each week with this set, so be sure to visit often.  At the very bottom of… Continue reading Adore You Layout

Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

January Stamp of the Month Card

The January Stamp of the Month, Adore You,  features 7 beautiful sentiments, 4 different image designs, and can be used for  Valentines, wedding cards, thank you's and all-occasion cards. You can easily used this set to create some beautiful scrapbook pages as well. I'll be sharing project ideas each week with this set, so be sure to visit often. The… Continue reading January Stamp of the Month Card