Armed & Dangerous with Eyelet Outlet

Once upon a time when I was married, my husband was a real handyman.  And a very brave (or foolish) one because some of the projects he undertook were a tad risky..like removing a wall without knowing if it was weight-bearing.  This card reminds me of him. I used a […] Read more »

A Day of Thanks Blog Hop

Welcome to the As we approach the busy Holiday seasons, let us take a few minutes this weekend to stop and reflect on the things in our life we are thankful for.  We bring you this hop as a way to inspire and encourage you to reach out and say […] Read more »

Give Thanks at Eyelet Outlet

I’ve wanted to use the Leaf Brads to make a fall-themed or Thanksgiving card for some time, but there are so many other goodies to work with, I’m just getting around to it now.  You still have plenty of time to get these leaves if you want to make a […] Read more »

A Year of Card Techniques-Inlaid and Lifted Die Cuts

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. Die Cuts are certainly popular in the crafting world […] Read more »

My Teacher Rules Blog Hop

If you’re looking for The Cutting Cafe Blog Hop with prizes galore, click here or simply scroll down.   Welcome to the: Blog Hop School is in session across the country and what better way to start the year than to celebrate those amazing educators making it possible for our […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Stamping on Patterned Paper

As a follow-up to our Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop, Stamping on Patterned Paper, I’d like to share the details about each of the cards I made.  This was the first time I tried this technique.  Through trial and error, I discovered selecting the correct paper is very important.  […] Read more »

A Year of Card Techniques-Stamping on Patterned Paper

Welcome to: 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. We all love our stamp sets and […] Read more »

Picnic at Challenge Up Your Life

Today brings another Challenge Up Your Life challenge.  This week the theme is food/treats.  If you’d like to join the challenge, just click here. And here’s the card I made in honor of the occasion: I don’t know about you, but I love picnics.  I haven’t been on one in […] Read more »

Tanks a Lot at Eyelet Outlet

Before I get to my post today, I’d like to welcome ljmaddox as my newest e-mail follower.  I’m so glad you’ve joined us! It’s still April; but in the blink of an eye, Memorial Day will be here.  Don’t blink yet!  I don’t want you to miss my post! For […] Read more »

One Stamp Set/Three Ways-Thoughtful Branches

My crafty friend, Ann, and I were busy making cards again.  This time we worked with the Thoughtful Branches stamp set and die Bundle by Stampin’ Up. We looked through Pinterest for inspiration and found no shortage for this great bundle of stamps and coordinating dies.  I wanted to share […] Read more »