• Cards
  • Beautiful Bloom Wedding Card

    Oversized florals are all the rage in the stamping world and today I’m giving you a sneak peek at a gorgeous new set coming to HSN on August 16th from Crafter’s Companion (you can get a look at the rest right here…Christmas goodies galore!).  “Beautiful Bloom” is perfect for those who love to color and makes […]

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  • Baby Shower Quilt Card

    It seems like everyone around me is pregnant right now…so I was super glad that I already had the Little Angel Collection just waiting to be used for a project when the baby shower invitations started flowing in recently.  (I’m also delighted to say that the little girl I made this card for was born […]

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  • Hand Decorated Wedding Gift Bag

    Weddings are the kind of occasion where I really like to personalize a gift…all the way down to the packaging.  Decorating a plain kraft gift bag with a couple’s wedding colors or flowers is the perfect way to add a unique touch to that ordinary registry item. Start by trimming a piece of foiled patterned […]

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  • Tropical Streamertail Card

    I’ll never forget the first time I saw a Red-Billed Streamertail (aka “Doctor Bird”, the national bird of Jamaica)…I was on my honeymoon in Ocho Rios and this crazy thing that looked like a giant fly carrying a snake buzzed past my head.  I had seen tons of hummingbirds before, but these things were everywhere […]

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  • Summer Melon Picnic Pockets

    Looking for a cute and simple way to dress up your next summer barbecue?  Watermelon decor is super trendy right now and these melon-themed picnic pockets are perfect for holding utensils or some summer treats for your guests. Start by trimming pieces of Emerald and Fairway Stardream Metallic Cardstocks to 5″ x 11″. Trim Gold and Pink Sapphire Mirrisparkle Glitter Cardstock to 3.5″ […]

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  • Handmade Travel Journal

    Oh, how I miss travel.  My husband and I used to plan at least two week-long trips every year that would take us all over this beautiful country…and then we had a baby.  For the record, it was totally worth it, but I can’t wait until it’s a little easier to travel with my son […]

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  • Autumn Morning Home Decor

    Welcome back friends!  Today I wanted to share a few more ideas using the new Autumn Morning Collection from Crafter’s Companion (coming to HSN on July 11th!).  This candle wrap was super quick to make, but makes a pretty and bold statement perfect for your autumn tablescape. The main part of the wrap is just […]