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Avery Elle – Friends Are Like Stars Card

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Hello everyone! Popped in to share a card I made with the Written in the Stars stamp set for Avery Elle. A cool take on the nautica/star trend, right? I like all the sentiments from this set especially the friendship one. And here is my take: Nothing fancy here. I punched a 2-1/2″ circle to make a mask, heat embossed a few stars and colored in with some distress ink. I found out that I needed more stars after distressing the piece so I stamped a few more in white pigment ink and went over them with a white gel… Read More »

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Pebbles – 3D Flower Gift Box – Back to Basics Blog Hop & Giveaway

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Hello everyone! Welcome to Pebbles Back to Basics Blog Hop! We are focusing on Pebbles Basics Line today. I did some mix-and-match on this 3D flower top gift box. All of the paper I used are from Basics Medium Weight Paper Pad 12″X12″. There are 6 patterns in 8 colors in this pad. I love that there is a cute floral pattern (as seen in purple here) among the other timeless basic patterns: swiss dot, polka dot, zigzag, gingham and notebook paper. Look how well the colors go together! The circled hello is a chipboard shape from Basics Chips Printed… Read More »

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PS Sparks – New Digs – Cool Shades Challenge

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If you are here for my Year 1 Giveaway, click here! If you are here for the Handmade Holidays Blog Hop, click here! Hello everyone! It is time for another Paper Smooches Sparks Challenge! The third week of each month is always a Cool Shades Color Challenge. This week we are using this cool color combo: Choo Choo! I combined it with the Moxie Fab World – The Square Punch Challenge. I used the EK Success 1″ square punch and the Marvy purple square punch on my card. Stamp set is Vogue Adobe by Paper Smooches. More inspirations on the… Read More »

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Summer Theme Mini Card Set

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Happy Tuesday Crafters! :) Today I am sharing a mini card set I made using GCD Studios Flower Child Paper and Gelatins Stamps Welcome Springtime. Just some patterned paper, a label punch and a butterfly punch plus the square stamps. The finished card size is 3″x3″. They make great just because notecards :) Love me some bright colors for summer :) Very easy to make for giving as a gift too! Thank you for stopping by. Happy Crafting!

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Best Pops Ever

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Morning, Crafters! A week away from Father’s day. Are your cards made yet? :) Here is one of mine: The finished card size is 5.5″ x 5.5″. I had a lot of fun playing with my dies and punches on this one. The popcorns were die cut from colored cardstock scraps:) No coloring or hand cutting = super quick and easy! :) Like the fun sentiment? It is from Sweet Popsicle Puns by Joy’s Life. There are some cute popsicles and sweet sentiments for summer in this set, check it out here. I just love the punches in the American… Read More »