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DIY, Organization

Operation Organization: Handmade Ribbon Holder

I like to organize. I know not everyone shares my sentiments, but I've found I personally work better in an organized space. But I also love new things...who doesn't?? So when my dad showed up with a wooden ribbon organizer that he MADE HIMSELF, I was ecstatic! Something pretty and new can make it easier… Continue reading Operation Organization: Handmade Ribbon Holder

Paper Pumpkin June 2018 Broadway Star birthday congrats cards alternatives using scraps and leftovers
Cards, Paper, Paper Pumpkin, Stamping, Tutorials

How to make 19 cards from 1 Paper Pumpkin Kit (Broadway Star June 2018)

I like to get the most out of my craft supplies. I know a lot of crafters do! We save every scrap to "do something with it" and every embellishment for "just the right card." When I opened the Stampin Up paper pumpkin kit in June, I was so excited by the theme and the… Continue reading How to make 19 cards from 1 Paper Pumpkin Kit (Broadway Star June 2018)

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Cards, Paper, Techniques

Bloomtangled and Grateful

A few weeks ago, I saw my name under a "winners" tab for the STAMPlorations May Blossoms card challenge which I had submitted one of my creations. I couldn't believe it! They generously gave me a choice of a floral stamp or die which a designer had used for a project. I love all kinds of… Continue reading Bloomtangled and Grateful

Cards, Paper, Stamping, Techniques, Tutorials

Masculine Card …with florals?? :-O

Making masculine cards can be difficult. There are So. Many. Rules. No florals. No bright colors. Less is more. No thank you! Too many rules for any crafter to remember!! So let's break them. Who would have thought breaking the "no florals for masculine cards" rule would have such a nice result?? How to make… Continue reading Masculine Card …with florals?? :-O

Cards, Paper

To Receive a Handmade Card in the Mail; Birthday Card Love

Sending birthday cards is my jam. It's the perfect time to let someone know I'm thinking of them and I get to use my passion! I've moved around enough to not always be close enough to friends and family, and calling and texting sometimes needs a little changeup. And let's be honest: there is something… Continue reading To Receive a Handmade Card in the Mail; Birthday Card Love