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Mini is Marvelous - CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Mini is Marvelous - CTMH Technique Blog Hop


Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of Mini Iseas!. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Loncar's Blogg you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today:

Start with a 1 3/8 x 4 1/2” piece of Cardstock or Pattern paper. Random stamp if using Cardstock. Score at 1 1/4, 2 1/4, 3 11/2, 3 3/4 inches. Fold on all score lines.


Cut an angle on each side of the short scored end:


Place a mini glue dot at middle on short end and second square from bottom (see pic).  Cut ribbon at 4 1/4” and place mini gluedot on each end.


Adhere ribbon ends on each side of the Inside of the Cardstock purse in the 1/4” space. Place a Hershey’s Nugget on lower glue dot, centering in the space.


Wrap the box around the choc…

Lovely Layers - CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Lovely Layers - CTMH Technique Blog Hop



Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Loncar's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today: This card is very easy and quick! I think it turned out gorgeous. I used the Layered Stamp Set  C 1721 She’ll Sentiments for this card.



There are so many fun things to do with Layered Stamp sets! These sets have Three stamps that are layered (the base, the shade and the detail).
for this image I used Mink Inkpad for all three images and stamped the base in second generation:


This image also used Mink with all three images in first generation:

For this image I just stamped the detail image in Expr…

CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Creative with Cards

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CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Creative with Cards



Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Haley Dyer's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today: Today I used the Summertime Picture My Life (PML) Cards. These are so fun and easy to use.

I used my scissors to cut out the tent scene and then I used the Circle Thin Cuts to cut out the sentiment of a small card:


After that, I sponged some Sapphire ink around the edge of my sentiment piece:


I added some of the Loght Grey Ribbon and Of course I had to add some Bitty Sparkles to help the stars shine:


I also like to use the PML cards (the journaling and plain cards that I can write on), to write…

Happy Easter

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Happy Easter Everyone!



CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Purposeful Patterns

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CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Purposeful Patterns




Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Haley Dyer's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today:



I am using Pattern 11 from the Make it from your Heart volume 4. This is a quick and easy pattern that I’m sure you are going to love using over and over as it is fun and simple but very good looking! I like that you can do really simple and not add much extra (as I did) or you can really dress it up.
Supplies I used: Z3318 Basic Circles Thin Cuts  Z3348 Scallop Border Thin Cuts C1706 Easter Animals Stamp Set X7230B Chelsea Gardens Paper Packet X7230D Chelsea Gardens Coordinating Cardstock (Glaci…

Die-Namite!

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March 1, 2018 (12:01 am MST) – March 31, 2018 (11:59 pm MST), While supplies last (be sure to get yours early!!) Save 25% on a wide selection of Thin Cuts dies and 30% on select Thin Cuts bundles! Thin Cuts are an easy way to add shapes, titles, and sentiments to any project — no scissors required! WOW! How amazing is this Special!?! 

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Join the FUN and our Team to become a Close To My Heart Consultant in March and you will receive a free Thin Cuts die in your New Consultant Kit (an added $13.95 value for FREE!). Choose from these Thin Cuts — Celebrate (Z3256), Family (Z3258), or Hi There (Z3259). 


Let me know if you have any questions, I will be happy to help you or just get you the answers you need to make an informed decision. Contact me  Here.
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March Madness!!

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Hello,
Thanks so much for joining me today! Well, can you believe it’s March already!?! I can’t.
How many of you are tired of winter?? Well, the good news is that I’m creating for Spring now!! A New month means New Ideas and inspiration...
Starting with the Oh SO Cute Stamp of the Month! This is Birthday Time Stamp Set (S1803,   $17.95), only available March 1-31, 2018 or while supplies last, so be sure to get yours early!

Set of 26 Stamps
Recommended My Acrylix® blocks to use with this set:
1" × 1" (Y1000), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 1" × 6½" (Y1005), 3" × 3" (Y1006)





Aren’t these awesome? I think they are just Fabulous and so Fun for Birthdays!
This stamp set can be used for so many fun things, I’m seeing kids (young and old) birthday gift bags and cards, shaker cards, Celebration projects, invitations... Be sure to check back during the month as I will be posting the Fun things I Create with this set!
Did you know that this set can be yours for just $5.00 with a $…

Featured Paper Blog Hop-Chelsea Gardens

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CTMH Featured Paper Blog Hop-Chelsea Gardens


Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the Chelsea Gardens paper.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Shirley Ross's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today:

I was going for a manly box that would be good for a Valentine gift.

I also made it with the scallop edges, SO Cute!


Cut paper 9x9 and score at 3” all around


I cut up two opposing sides and metered each as well as cut a bit off each end (ONLYon the corners, so they fit inside your box nicely).


Then adhere corners inside your box being sure to line them up at the corners.


The scallop top is put together the same way with the difference of using the Scallop border Thin Cut to cut the edge…

CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Blushing Backgrounds

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CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Blushing Backgrounds




Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Johns’ Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today:

I used an acetate box from our ribbon packs, took off the label and wrapped Black Cardstock around the sides (I had to put two pieces together, which is why I made the White Daisy pieces smaller for each panel).




Then I put a piece of black and adhered the white panel to the top. I stamped the White Daisy panels with B1572 Banner Love. This stamp set is made to specifically meant to stamp a background on the Tag Thin Cuts...SO much Fun!! I popped the Heart on top with regular Foam Dots (gotta L…