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Love Notes Release – Day 1 – Introduction & Giveaway [Video Demos]


Hello everyone! It is time for another release from Avery Elle. I’m joining Jamie today for a preview of my two die sets. They are now available here and here. I have a few videos for you and they will be posted in the following order: Day 1 (Dec 2) – Introduction & Giveaway <– You’re Here! – Video: Introduction to Embellish It Flower Die – Video: Introduction to Love Notes Pocket Die Day 2 (Dec 3) – More on Pocket Die – Video: Make a Vertical Pocket from Journaling Cards – Video: Make a Horizontal Pocket – Video: Diecut… Read More »

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Dad’s Gift Card Holder with Free Box Pattern


Hello everyone! Popped in to share a dad’s gift idea for GCD Studios. You can find the free box pattern download link at the end of this post. Supplies: All from Special Delivery Collection. Heidi Paper #2041; Calvin’s Race Paper #2039; George Paper #2037; Jack Paper #2043; Sincerely Yours Paper #2044; “I love you” & “No. 1″ sticker from Label Stickers #2052; “dad” spelled using Alpha Stickers #2051. I modified my heart top box pattern and made a new Collar Top Gift Card Holder Pattern. The assembly steps are pretty much the same so you can refer to the other post… Read More »

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N&T – March Release – Sketchy Cupcakes


Hello everyone! I am back again for the Neat and Tangled March release! Today we are showcasing the Sketchy Cupcakes set! I love the spoon image in this set! I want more of it to show behind the cupcake so I cut it in half and stick it behind:) No one will see it! (Wink) You probably have noticed that this is a gift card holder :) I cut a piece of 6″x6″ paper (Fourteen by Crate Paper) to 4-1/4″ x 6″ and score at 4-1/4″ lengthwise. use the extra flap as the mounting base for the front piece. Then… Read More »

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Merry Christmas Gift Card Holder


Made this for both Runway Inspired Challenge and Papertrey Ink October Blog Hop: This is a very easy to make gift card holder: cut cardstock to 4-1/4″ x 11″, score at 4-1/4″ and 8 1/2″; fold and adhere the smaller flap down to form a pocket: Below is the RIC photo. I was inspired by the red border, the stripes on white and the clean and simple style! Below is the inspiring color combo provided by PTI. I used pure poppy cardstock and ink, aqua mist and ocean tides ink, the new Background Basics: Super Stripes stamp set and the Edgers… Read More »

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A Tree-t for You!


Morning Crafters! Today I have a shaped card for Joy’s Life DT and Paper Crafts July Gallery Challenge. Tree image is from this free cut file on Deena Rutter’s blog. I copied the tree a couple times in Silhouette Studio and erased the lines I do not need for each layer. Yes, the shapes are not closed but it is easier to just hand cut the connections after the machine cut. I placed the files to the corners so I can cut them out all at once using 3 different 6″x6″ paper. Stamp: (sentiment from Yummy Puns) Joy’s Life; Patterned… Read More »