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Simple Gift Wrapping with We R Memory Keepers

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Hello everyone! I brought back some small gifts from my recent trip to send to friends. So my project for We R Memory Keepers Lifestyle Studio this month, I’m sharing a simple wrapping of the gift to my friend Cathy. I have been accumulating the cute embellishments from We R Memory Keepers for a while! Such as the green chevron washi tape shown in the photo below (I ended up not using it… hmmm… I need more colors!) You can find out more about their fabulous 2014 Summer Release on their video page here! Good stuff’s coming! I first die cut a… Read More »

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Tree Silhouette Christmas Card

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Hello everyone! Have you noticed that Christmas cards are starting to pop up everywhere? I’m back in the clean and graphic mood lately and wanted to share a card created with my favorite tree die from Lifestyle Crafts / We R Memory Keepers. The Dimensional Tree Die And here is my card. I layered two die cuts for some extra dimension. The white layers were actually left from my Christmas Gumball Tree project I’ve shared before. Is it Christmas yet? :) Thank you for stopping by! Happy Crafting!

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Flower Punch Board Tutorial, Coupon + Giveaway

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Hello everyone! Have you heard the news that We R Memory Keepers and American Crafts are now one company? I am excited about this acquisition. For my Studio post today, I used the new WRMK Flower Punch Board and some beautiful paper from AC/Pebbles Special Delivery. The flowers are BIG – ranging from 3″ to 9″ in diameter. I had so much fun mixing and matching the sizes. It is amazing how these beautiful flowers were made from a simple punch board and a stem kit! Flower sizes and simple directions are printed on the board but it took me a while to… Read More »

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Faux Watercolor Look on Vellum

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Hello everyone! I was excited about all the new dies and embossing folders from Lifestyle Crafts / We R Memory Keepers. I immediately ordered a few of my favorites using my Studio Team credits. I played with the Mason Jar Die yesterday and wanted to share what I have discovered while playing: a faux watercolor look on Vellum! The Mason Jar was screaming to be cut with vellum! The technique is very simple: use your Copics or any other alcohol markers to color in the embossing window. Use as a template is one of my favorite features of this die! I was putting the colors on very liberally and was happy with the results!… Read More »

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Masking with Sew Easy Stitching Templates & A Giveaway

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Hello everyone! The Sew Easy Stitching Templates have been on my wish list for a while. I placed my order for them as soon as they became available at We R Memory Keepers‘s official online store! WRMK is also generously giving me a set of the 4 new stitching templates as well as two spools of their Fancy Floss to giveaway on the blog here! Check out the details at the bottom of this post! I tried the stitching templates on paper (shared here) and decided to try a different surface with a masking technique! I’m very happy with my stitched… Read More »