XOXO Candy Holder with The Cutting Cafe

With Valentine’s Day only a week away, our challenge this month at The Cutting Cafe is perfectly timed.  Our project can include any Valentine’s Day word shaped cards.  For my project, I combined two separate cut files; the XOXO Word Shaped Card and Hershey Kiss Window Box to make this […] Read more »

Pets Deserve Presents, Too, With The Cutting Cafe

For today’s challenge with The Cutting Cafe, the design team can use any files we wish from the store.  I used two 3D House Set and the Pillow Box to make some pet treat gift boxes because, as my post title confirms, pets deserve presents, too!  The 3D House Set […] Read more »

Anything Goes Challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables

It’s a veritable free for all, lol.  Actually, this month’s challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables allows us to make anything we want with any product we want.  I decided to use the digital paper, which is kind of an unsung hero.  There are so many great cut files, it’s easy […] Read more »

Menu Planner with The Cutting Cafe

I’ve never been one to use a planner, so when we were challenged this month to use any of the planner page options offered by The Cutting Cafe I was a bit concerned.  There are many options available, though, so it was pretty easy to pick one I was eager […] Read more »

Ho Ho Ho Gift Card Holder with Miss Kate Cuttables

Today I’m sharing a project made using one of Miss Kate Cuttables new Paper Die Cuts, Ho Ho Ho.  These die cuts are wonderful to work with.  They make easy work out of any project.  If you haven’t looked at them yet, here’s the link.  And while I’m sharing links, […] Read more »

Sniffles and Sneezes with The Cutting Cafe

When you’re feeling “all duffed up” with sniffles and sneezes, I can’t think of better medicine than to receive this adorable Tissue Box Cover by The Cutting Cafe.  As you can see, I intend to use this as a get well gift with a card to match.  With a full […] Read more »

November Technique Blog Hop-Masking Magic

Welcome to the: Welcome to A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop where each month we feature a different card technique. We’ve assembled a team of card makers who range from new to advanced, so you’ll see a great variety of cards and ideas.   January-Shaving Cream Marbleizing February-So Sketchy […] Read more »

Treat Bag Trio at Connie Can Crop

It’s my day to post at Connie Can Crop with my design team project using some adorable cut files from our sponsor this month, Dreaming Tree. For my project this month, I used the Count Treat Bag, Frank Treat Bag, and Trixi Treat Bag.  You can also purchase them, plus […] Read more »

To Die For Challenge at Connie Can Crop

This month at Connie Can Crop, the challenge is to use a die cut in your project.  There are so many die cuts available today, and when you add an e-cutter to the mix, the choices are just about limitless!  Nevertheless, it was an easy decision as to what I […] Read more »

Tic Tac Christmas Boxes for Connie Can Crop

When Christmas rolls around, I love to share a little sweet treat to those people with whom I interact on a daily basis.  Those to whom I wouldn’t necessarily give a gift, but I want them to know I appreciate them as they: check me out at the food store […] Read more »