Many of you have commented on the color palette of the Home Monogram Workshop kit and, honestly, I can sympathize. Today, I want to convince each of you that the bright peach color scheme ♥should NOT prevent you from buying the kit♥. With a little creativity, some manipulation of the Design Space™ file, and careful… Continue reading Using a Kit to Create Your Own Unique HOME Decor
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
If you have ever spent time with me in my craft-room, you will learn quickly how much I enjoy using my Cricut® machine. I not only use it for scrapbook pages and cards, but I often use it to create some home decor items for family and friends. You may recognize this week's project from… Continue reading You Are My Sunshine Shadowbox
Many of my tutorials lately have involved using a Cricut® to create, which can seem unfair for some of you who don't own the machine. Since, not everyone has a Cricut® (gasp), I chose to create a tutorial today for you that doesn't require the use of a machine. Yes, there will be some embellishments… Continue reading Tuesday Tutorial
It's that time again when we let go of the old to bring in the new and Close to My Heart has truly outdone themselves with our NEW Seasonal Expressions One products. Let us welcome the beautiful, floral Chelsea Gardens, whimsical Make Waves, adventurous Stargazer, and yummy Gimme Some Sugar products. These products in this catalog… Continue reading Happy Crafty New Year!