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Seaside is Back!

As you can see in the photo above, Seaside was one of my favorite paper packs, so you can only imagine my excitement when it was announced that they were bringing it back! During July and August, you’ll be able to purchase the refreshed, slimmed-down Seaside Paper Pack, a Seaside Coordinating Cardstock pack, the My… Continue reading Seaside is Back!

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Did You Order Your FREE Kits?

Yes, you read correctly. During the month of June, you can get ♥FREE♥ Paper, Cardstock, and Embellishments with the purchase of a stamp set. Did you grab your Free Kits yet?  Don't take too long to decided because you only have a few more days to take advantage of this amazing offer. ♥ Choose Any of… Continue reading Did You Order Your FREE Kits?

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Crafting for the 4th of July

I am enamored by all the paper patterns in this new Seasonal Expressions Idea Book, and I especially love how they match some of our past collections. Recently, I have been working on a few home decorations for the Fourth of July. Can you guess which paper suites I have been playing with? ♥ This… Continue reading Crafting for the 4th of July

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A FREE Cricut™ File for You In June

Each month, I offer a FREE Cricut Design Space File™ to anyone who places an order on my website. This is my way of saying "THANK YOU"♥ for supporting my small home business. During the month of June, I am giving away something that many people have asked for - the Design Space™ File for… Continue reading A FREE Cricut™ File for You In June

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Make the Cut Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Make the Cut Technique Blog Hop♥ where we will be showcasing various techniques that feature our Close to My Heart Thin Cuts metal dies or Cricut™ collections.  If you have come here from Tamara Sandwisch’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link… Continue reading Make the Cut Technique Blog Hop

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Using a Kit to Create Your Own Unique HOME Decor

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

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Create a Sweet HOME Decor Project

With the Home Chipboard Monogram workshop, you can create a unique papercrafting project that is sure to add a cozy touch to any room!  The Home Chipboard Monogram Workshop gives you the materials need for creating your own cheery home décor piece AND since the paper is two-sided, you can ♥make it unique to your… Continue reading Create a Sweet HOME Decor Project

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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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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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Valentine Star Wreath ~ A Free Design Space™ File

Even with Valentine's Day being a few days away, I am still working on a few last minute decorations for my home, although, I feel that this Valentine Star Wreath is one that could be displayed all year long. That is why I am offering this project as a ♥Free Cricut Design Space™ file♥ with… Continue reading Valentine Star Wreath ~ A Free Design Space™ File