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September 29, 2014

Fall Treat

I have a treat project to share today.  I created an oversized tag in a Fall theme using products from my stash.  The candy tube is from Annie's Paper Boutique and I filled it with some candy.  I had the small flourishes left over from another project so I adhered them to the base of my tag and popped up the pumpkin.
The flag was hand cut and a sentiment from the Scrappy Moms "Mini Messages" stamp set was added. A second sentiment was added from the Scrappy Moms "Dancing In Circles" stamp set with a coordinating button in the center.  I tucked a couple of leaves behind the ribbon and curled some Orange Truffle Trendy Twine and added it to the leaves.  A smile twine bow was tied around the ribbon, the pumpkin and wrapped around the tag.
Challenges:

September 24, 2014

Craftin Desert Diva's Design Day

Hello, today is my design day over at Craftin Desert Diva's and I have a fun project to share using the newly released Frightfully Cute stamp set.  This stamp set is perfect for those Halloween themed projects.
I cut the container using the Wrap It Up cartridge and then used punches for the Jack-O-Lantern, the web, the fence and the 2 small pumpkins.  The tombstones and tiny bat are embellishments from my stash.  I added a bat brad and a clothespin with a button to hold my tag in place.  The tag was stamped with a sentiment from the Frightfully Cute stamp set.  Some ribbon and Trick or Treat Trendy Twine was added as a finishing touch.
Here's a closer look at the entire stamp set, you can purchase the set here along with the rest of the September release.
Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!

September 23, 2014

Blast from the Past

Today I am playing along with the "Blast from the Past" challenge over at My Craft Spot.  The challenge is to pick a favorite project using My Craft Spot products created some time in the past.  
My project is a single page 12x12 layout for which I used the My Craft Spot Big Words Metal Dies. The title of my layout was cut from the dies, I just love the intricate cuts.
Challenge:

September 22, 2014

Craftin Desert Diva's "Fall" Linky Party

 
Welcome to another Craftin Desert Diva's Linky Party.  The theme for this linky party is Fall.  For my project I created a double page 12x12 layout.
My layout was created using many items from my stash including the mat which was left over from another project.  I added a Fall themed card with a tag also from my stash and embellished it with some leaves from my Fiskars punch.  Some Totally Kraft Trendy Twine was also used throughout the page. The sentiment was stamped on a hand cut flag from the Craftin Desert Diva's Big Words stamp set.
We have some awesome sponsors for this linky party:
Craftin Desert Diva's - one stamp set
Miriam's Crafting Supplies - $5 credit
Little Scraps of Heaven Designs - $15 in files
KBD - $25
Stop by Craftin Desert Diva's to check out all of the inspiring projects from the design team and to join in on the linky party.

September 20, 2014

Craftin Desert Diva's Blog Hop

Welcome to our seventh Craftin Desert Diva's stamp release blog hop!  We are excited to share with you in full the September release stamps. There are 6 new stamp sets being released in the Craftin Desert Diva's Shop today and are available for purchase now.

All stamps with images have a FREE SVG (digital cut file).  This makes it so easy, you just cut out the image and then stamp on it.  The SVG cut file will be in the Craftin Desert Diva's Gallery on Facebook for you to download or after purchase just send an email to craftindesertdivas@gmail.com to claim your SVG cut for the stamp set you purchased.  The images and sizes have also been added to the Craftin Desert Diva's Shop.

Here are the latest stamp sets:
 (Batty For You) - you can purchase them here
 (Ghostly Greetings) - you can purchase them here
 (Wonderfully Wicked) - you can purchase them here
 (Frightfully Cute) - you can purchase them here
 (Hey Pumpkin) - you can purchase them here 
(Beary Thankful) - you can purchase them here
We have a few specials starting today! Every purchase receives a Too Cute By Jessica SVG pattern made especially for this release!  With a minimum 2 stamp purchase you will receive a free mini stamp which will be added to your order.  Use code SEPTEMBER to save 20% off your entire purchase.  The mini stamp and sale will end September 30, 2014.

Every purchase will receive this Too Cute By Jessica pattern free!
Here is the free mini stamp with any 2 stamp purchase:
If you came from Lisa's blog, you are in the right place.  If not, you will want to start at the beginning with Tara.  Now on to my project, I created this single page 12x12 layout using the Frightfully Cute stamp set:
I used the Mini Monsters cartridge for the title of my layout and the Teddy Bear Parade cartridge for the little witch and pumpkin bears. All of the die cuts and mats were inked on the edges for added dimension.  I add some Orange Licorice Trendy Twine to my layout.  I used 3 sentiments from the new stamp set, the "Frightfully Cute" sentiment was added to the tag, "Boo" was added to the photo mat and the "Trick or Treat"was stamped on a hand cut bag.
Next on the line up is the amazing Karen.  Be sure to hop with us tomorrow too.  Tara is giving away one stamp set each day of the blog hop and Too Cute By Jessica is giving away a $25 gift certificate to her store.  Winners will be picked from a different blog each day so the more you comment the more chances you have to win!  I would love for you to become a follower of my blog too!

Stamps are available in the Craftin Desert Diva's shop now.  Please join us on Facebook at the Craftin Desert Diva's Gallery we would love for you to share your projects using the Craftin Desert Diva's stamps.

Saturday Day 1 - 

September 17, 2014

Craftin Desert Diva's Sneak Peek

Today starts the September stamp release at Craftin Desert Divas. We have six new stamp sets this release.  We will be sharing with you sneak peeks from 2 different stamp sets each day.  This release is Fall and Halloween inspired. These images and sentiments will also come with a matching SVG cut file that is free to you.

There are a few specials during this release we want to share with you.  Every purchase receives a Free Too Cute by Jessica SVG pattern made especially for this release.  Any 2 stamp purchase will receive a FREE mini stamp.  Both stamp and pattern will be revealed during the hop.  There will also be a sale, 20% off your ENTIRE purchase using the code: SEPTEMBER starting on Saturday.  The free mini stamp and sale will end September 30, 2014.  Stamps will be available to order on Saturday.

Welcome to day 1 of the September stamp release.  Each day we will be giving you a sneak peek at one of the six new stamp sets.  On Saturday and Sunday we will have a blog hop with prizes each day. There are some amazing creations being shared today.  We also have some special guest designers who will be joining us.

Today we are showcasing our projects created with the "Frightfully Cute" stamp set. We hope you will stop by the Craftin Desert Diva's Shop and a Craftin Desert Diva's Gallery Facebook group. We would love for you to join us and share your creations using the Craftin Desert Diva's stamps.  In this group, we show previews first, have giveaways and much more!  Here's my sneak peek project:
The witch hat for my card was created using the Mini Monsters cartridge, I added a flower and button with some Lime Orangesicle Trendy Twine.  The hat was embellished with some Stickles and some sequins were added to the background. A Martha Stewart punch was used for the corner webs and I tucked in the "Boo" sentiment from the "Frightfully Cute" Craftin Desert Diva's stamp set.
Thanks for joining us, don't forget to stop over at Craftin Desert Diva's for more sneak peeks, amazing inspiration from the design team and for a chance to win today's giveaway.  The winner will be chosen from one of the blogs today, so the more you visit and comment the better chance you have to win! Tara will announce today's winner tomorrow.  The winner will be picked from a different blog every day, so be sure to visit and leave comments.  Thank you all so much for joining us today and I hope you will come back Saturday and Sunday for the blog hop!

September 16, 2014

Trendy Twine Design Day

Hello, today is my design day over at Trendy Twine and I have a project featuring Chocolate Sprinkles Trendy Twine which is now on sale.  I created a baby shower favor using a plastic milk bottle and a wooden scoop from Annie's Paper Boutique.  A sentiment from Craftin Desert Diva's Sugar & Spice stamp set was added to a hand cut flag.  I only have a sneak peek of my project so head over to the Trendy Twine blog for all of the details and more pictures.
Stop by the store and check out this fabulous twine and the 3 new colors just added to the Trendy Twine line up!  Have a great day!