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Christmas Gift Card Pockets

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge As Christmas draws nearer, I am often scrambling to find some simple gifts to make that  required little effort and are easy on the budget. As I was playing with the Cedar & Pine papers, I realized that each of the patterns would work perfectly for some… Continue reading Christmas Gift Card Pockets

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A Card for the Dog Lover

Created for the Color Dare Color Challenge This week, at the Color My Heart Color Dare challenge, we have been tasked with creating a project using only browns and a splash of color.  If you would like to join this challenge, you will need to link your project at the Color Dare Blog before December… Continue reading A Card for the Dog Lover

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A Few Thanksgiving Place Cards for Color My Heart Color Dare

I needed to take a little break from Christmas. I know that many of you are trying to plan ahead and looking for inspiration, but, honestly, I can only handle so much holly jolly this early in the year.  You can only image my delight when I discovered that week's Color Dare Challenge was Thanksgiving♥… Continue reading A Few Thanksgiving Place Cards for Color My Heart Color Dare

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Creating a Card Full of My Favorite Fall Things

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Blog Coffee, colorful leaves, & sweater weather.♥ All things I love about fall.🍂 This week, at the Color My Heart Dare blog, we are asking you to join another challenge using the Hawthorn color palette. You can chose any row, column, diagonal, or a combination of colors in… Continue reading Creating a Card Full of My Favorite Fall Things

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Pink Trucks & Fall Leaves for the Color Dare Blog

Raise your hand if you just can't help yourself when you hear the word "vintage".♥ Personally, anything that reminds me of my great-grandparents and grandparents fills me with nostalgia. This week, for the Color My Heart Color Dare Blog, you have been given a palette of colors that reminded me of some vintage photos I… Continue reading Pink Trucks & Fall Leaves for the Color Dare Blog

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Creating with Fall Colors for the Color Dare Blog

Many of you are starting to see the seasons change where you live and some of you are experiencing some glorious autumn colors.♥ Our fall season has been a little slow coming this year, but that didn't stop me from being inspired by this week's Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge.  Can you imagine being… Continue reading Creating with Fall Colors for the Color Dare Blog

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Creating a Fall Blessings Card for Color My Heart Dare

It's a Tic-Tac-Toe challenge at Color My Heart Dare, and, this week, we are asking you to use up a few of those leftover supplies as we create with retired CTMH colors.  As you will see, I chose to use some "non-typical" fall colors to create a Fall Blessing card.  Before I show you my… Continue reading Creating a Fall Blessings Card for Color My Heart Dare

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More Reasons to Use the Position Feature in Cricut Design Space™

Last week, I showed you one of the ways I like to use the Position feature in Design Space™.  This week, I am going to show you how I use this feature to create cards & boxes.♥  If you missed last week's tutorial, here is a quick refresher. Before we go into the full tutorial, you… Continue reading More Reasons to Use the Position Feature in Cricut Design Space™

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Making Back to School Treats

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge This week, we are encouraging you to bring out the rulers, notebooks, and pencils as we go back to school for the Color My Heart Challenge. You are to use this photo as inspiration to create a back to school masterpiece. Don't forget to link-up your project… Continue reading Making Back to School Treats

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Gold Cardmaking Confidence

A COLOR MY HEART COLOR DARE CHALLENGE Gold is not a color on my wheel - I don't even  wear gold jewelry - but today, I decided to explore the possibilities for the Color My Heart Color Dare challenge.  This week, we are inviting you to join us for a Silver or Gold Challenge AND… Continue reading Gold Cardmaking Confidence