Category Archives: holidays

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    sizzix village gingerbread…

    the sweet smell of gingerbread fills the air in this video tutorial for the new village gingerbread.  create a colorful cottage accented with whimsical candies and sugary sparkle that looks good enough to eat, but the best part of this one is no baking required – happy holidays…t!m

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    2016 holiday inspiration series… project by: vicki evans

    hand-made holiday cards are one of my favorite ways to share a little creative magic with others.  today vicki evans (aka: that crazy chick) shows how to make three unique styles of holiday cards using the same card layering template.  i love how distinctly different these cards are showing how you can personalize your christmas crafting from traditional, to winter, to modern with Continue Reading

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    2016 holiday inspiration series… project by: zoe hillman

    get ready to deck the halls with this creative holiday shadowbox from zoe hillman.  the neutral palette creates a wonderful woodlands scene that would make a timeless decorative piece to celebrate the seasonal.  check out this tutorial to see the custom details zoe shares to turn the ordinary into christmas extraordinary…t!m supplies: inks: distress ink antique linen/vintage photo/walnut Continue Reading

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    2016 holiday inspiration series… project by: emma williams

    the advent calendar is a tradition for many, and today the brilliantly talented emma williams shares her ideas for creating your own countdown to christmas.  the use of sizzix dies, idea-ology findings, and distress combined with festive colors and worn metallics, create a dimensional masterpiece of wonderment.  what a magical way to capture the spirit of the season…t!m supplies: Inks and Stains: Faded Jeans, Continue Reading

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    2016 holiday inspiration series… project by: audrey pettit

    it’s the most wonderful time of the year so what better way to get into the holiday spirit than with festive projects to inspire.  once again i’ve asked several of my crafty friends to share their yuletide imagination with a seasonal tutorial. so for the next few weeks be sure to visit the blog often for a Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: idea-ology christmas…

    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…

    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…

    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…

    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…

    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