Category Archives: holidays

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    last chance for STAMPtember® exclusive set…

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    i was thrilled to team up with simonsaysstamp to bring you this exclusive holiday stamp & stencil set from stampers anonymous to celebrate STAMPtember®.  check out the video below to see what makes this set so unique, and with the holidays just around the corner, perfect for your festive projects.  remember this set is only Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: idea-ology christmas…

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    get ready to deck the halls with creative wonder and make your holiday season merry & bright.  this year’s christmas release from idea-ology combines an assortment of yuletide elements along with some of my favorites festive findings from previous years for a touch of nostalgia.  many have been reimagined and returning for another magical season and shipping now – only available while supplies last.  happy holidays everyone…t!m check Continue Reading

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    madly in love with monsters…

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    as crafters we all know the importance of getting the most out of the products we buy.  as a designer, it’s important for me to always try to find new ways to use the products i design in the hopes to inspire you to create with them.  i love the dimensional monster dies i released with Continue Reading

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    festive holiday ideas…

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    with christmas less than a week away, the hustle and bustle of last minute creativity may have your mind scrambling for ideas, but remember it’s never too late to craft something special.  so today i’ve gathered up a few festive links of holiday inspiration for you to check out (note: the numbers are for reference to the photo Continue Reading

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    mini mason jar gift ideas…

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    making creative little gifts to give to friends and loved ones this holiday is a special part of the season.  i love these mini mason jars and designed them for so many creative uses.  measuring only 4″ tall and 2 1/4″ wide with a brushed silver lid, and charming “vintage quality” dimensional star embossed on the glass, these Continue Reading

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    festive trophy cup ornament…

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    i love the christmas craft season!  today i want to share a festive trophy cup ornament which would also make a great party favor or place setting idea.  this one is all in the details so get ready to deck the halls with holiday inspiration…t!m supplies: surface: trophy cup embellishments: mini woodland tree, memo pin, mirrored star, vial label, Continue Reading

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    mini mason jar snow globe photo holder…

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    i’m always looking for creative gift ideas for the holidays, and today i want to share one with you.  like many of you i’ve been obsessed with the unique look and size of instax photos.  it’s no surprise these little guys have become more popular by showing up in the craft stores now.  i thought it would Continue Reading

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    distressed leaves…

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    i received an email earlier this month asking if i had a stamp set to match the new fall foliage die set from sizzix.  although the answer was no, it got my mind thinking of other possibilities.  as a crafter, it’s important to continue to challenge our creative way of thinking, to explore options, discover opportunities, and Continue Reading

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    holiday inspiration series: jan hobbins…

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    today’s final project in the holiday inspiration series takes our imagination to a wintery wonderland.  this vintage church from jan hobbins captures christmastime charm using the latest village die series from sizzix.  frosted finishes, dimensional details, and the perfect woodland setting make this project one of my favorites.  click here to escape to a magical place…t!m

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    holiday inspiration series: vicki boutin…

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    add a touch of christmas craftiness to your home with this canvas panel from vicki boutin.  altered elements combined colorful imagery layered over textured elements make this project a mixed-media masterpiece.  click here to learn how…t!m