Quick and Easy Holiday Cards with Flower Circles Die

on October 19, 2014
Hello everyone! Popped in to share a quick and easy way to use our Flower Circles Die for a Christmas card with a fun twist. wfc-merry-and-bright-card We will start with a regular A2 cardbase made from a piece of green cardstock and a 4"x4" piece of pink cardstock. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-1 Diecut the biggest scallop circle in Flower Circles Die from the cardbase. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-2 Use foam adhesive to mount the pink backing card on the back of the scalloped opening. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-3 Add foam adhesive to the circle diecut, using the scalloped circle as a guide, adhere the circle to the center of the window. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-4 Add a dot of glue to the pointed ends of the scalloped window. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-5 Adhere the scalloped diecut to the window. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-6 Stamp the sentiment from Holiday Labels - Merry Stamp Set with white ink on some pink cardstock. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-7 Diecut with our Holiday Label 1 Die and adhere to the card front. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-8 The color combo can be easily changed to your liking! I made a red/white version: wfc-merry-and-bright-card-alternative I heat embossed the sentiment to coordinate with the bright white cardstock I used. wfc-merry-and-bright-card-step-9 This card is great for mass producing because our die cut machines will take care of most of the work! If you look closely, you will find that I just combined the looks of 7 and 10 from our 10 basic looks for the Flower Circles Die. There are endless possibilities for you! wfc-5-Flower-Circles-Die-10-Ways Thank you for stopping by! Happy Crafting!  

Happy Hearts Wall Decoration for Valentine's Day (Cloud Pattern in PDF and .studio)

on January 28, 2014
Hello everyone! I'm sharing a Valentine's Day decoration on Pebbles Blog today and thought it would be fun to share more step photos and a free pattern here. nina-yang-pebbles-yours-truly-valentine-wall-decoration I picked a few of my favorite patterns from Pebbles Yours Truly collection and die cut a bunch hearts in various sizes. I used a set of nesting dies but you can also hand drew your own. nina-yang-pebbles-yours-truly-valentine-wall-decoration-step-1 I hand drew a cloud on the grid paper to be my base panel. I've made it into a pattern that you can download at the end of this post. nina-yang-pebbles-yours-truly-valentine-wall-decoration-step-2 I arranged the hearts in a random pattern and adhered them together with some foam adhesive. nina-yang-pebbles-yours-truly-valentine-wall-decoration-step-3 I also used some printed chipboard shapes for more visual interest. nina-yang-pebbles-yours-truly-valentine-wall-decoration-step-5 Finished! nina-yang-waffleflower-valentines-day-wall-decor Download the cloud pattern here: Click on a link to go to the download page. You are welcome to share the projects you make with these  templates as long as proper credit is given. Please link to this post and not the file directly. Thanks! PDF (For use with your printer and then cut by hand with scissors) .studio (For use with Silhouette electronic die cut machine) Thank you for stopping by! Happy Crafting!

Four Seasons Triangle Background - Free Printable

on August 18, 2012
Morning crafters! I am sharing a little pack of digi paper today! Nina yang waffle flower 4 seasons triangle digi paper preview I have enjoyed the triangle trend for a while and finally found time to create some freebies. I will share the .studio file (for use with your Silhouette SD/Cameo) next month. There are 4 paper in this kit. You are welcome to share the projects you made with them online but please credit and link to this post (not the file directly). I made two samples for your inspiration. The paper will be 6" x 6" printed at 100% scale. I am using 85% scale for my two cards today. Nina yang waffle flower triangle digi paper friend card Using the scraps from making the card above: nina-yang-out-for-publication My motivation was the new 10 Minutes Craft Dash Challenge. I'm a slow crafter but I found my best cards were mostly created in a whip with some patterned paper. The cool sketch for my first card is from Paper Smooches Sparks Challenge: Designer Drafts. I had so much fun making today's projects. Happy crafting!