• Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    First Four 12 Days of Crafty Christmas Gifts

    First Four 12 Days of Crafty I want to share here the First Four 12 Days of Crafty Christmas Gifts. I had fun with it this year. I had a load of ideas and glad that I did. I had to change up a few things due to items selling out. However, all 12 Days are complete and I figured you might need a few reminders?? Maybe? Each one of the photos below will take you too the video of that day. In case you missed a day or even wanted to watch it again. Please know though that there is a Playlist that includes all from last year and…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    3D Thursday Darlas FREE Tutorial Snap Bag

    3D Thursday Darlas FREE Yes, that is true, 3D Thursday Darlas FREE Tutorial. Did you know that this happens almost every week? Darlas idea is soo stinkin’ cute!! Okay, now can we talk about this ribbon. You know that I love would love this, especially the long little Linen Thread curls. Do you recognize the paper?? This DSP (patterned paper) is a hold over from the mini. Winter Meadow is a 12 x 12 pack that is perfect for all the pretty winter projects. That could be birthdays, anniversaries and even weddings. Now what can this hold?? I am thinking some candies for sure. What do you think?? This could…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Twilas Mini Pumpkin Kiss for 3D Thursday

    Twilas Mini Pumpkin Kiss for 3D Dang it Twila, you have done it.. I have been fighting with myself to get or not to get this super cute bundle. Twilas Mini Pumpkin Kiss for 3D Thursday uses the Pick of the Patch bundle. And she shows us that we can make it for Halloween or even Thanksgiving. Check it out… Here I would say would be our Thanksgiving look. So stinkin’ cute, right?? I bet you need this PDF instruction sheet!?! I know that I printed one out. I could see this for so many other things too. I can not wait to make it. Please be sure to head…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Darla has 3D Thursday Reuse a bottle treat

    Darla has 3D Thursday Reuse a Bottle This week I am excited to hear what you guys think about this idea!! Darla has 3D Thursday Reuse a bottle treat that is soo fun. Please be sure to head on over to the 3D Thursday facebook page and leave her some love. However, first I have a question… Do you love Candy Corn?? Ohhh, I know this is a you either love it or you hate it candy. I have to admit that I kinda love it. Do not worry though because you can put ANYTHING inside this jar… I love it, don’t you?? What a simple but super fun idea.…

  • Home Decor,  YouTube video

    Garage Sale find Redo Meadows Dies used

    Garage Sale find Redo So over the forth I was able to hit up a couple garage/barn sales and found this super cute wood frame. I knew that it would be the perfect Garage Sale find Redo. Also in keeping with our Red, White and Blue theme this month. Ohhh by the way… Are you liking the monthly themes?? Please let me know in the comments. I sure have been having fun with it. June we did Masculine cards all month long. This month has been all about the Red, White and Blue. What should next month be?? Humm, I have been wondering myself. Anyway, thinking a bit outside the…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Sweet Citrus tall glass of limeade Thank You

    Sweet Citrus tall glass I am soo in love with this one!! Have you seen this video??? The Sweet Citrus tall glass of limeade uses the Sweet Citrus hybrid embossing folder and stamp set. I also used this as a Thank. You for the Birthday Stamp-a-Stack because it was soo fun to make. Come on a little journey with me… think lemonade, limeade, grapefruit or even pink lemonade… I make these in all those fun colors. Lemon Lolly, Daffodil Delight, Lemon Lime Twist, Flirty Flamingo and even a Sweet Sorbet for a bunch of different ‘flavored’ drinks. Sounds fun, right?? I thought so too!! I will admit that the class…

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    Summer Vacation for the 3D Thursday team

    Summer Vacation for the 3D Thursday team Happy Thursday Everyone!! Did you know that we too take a Summer Vacation for the 3D Thursday team?? Well, we sure do. No worries though we will be in September with some more amazing projects for you guys. Hummm, I bet that we come back with a fun blog hop too!! I love blog hops how about you?? Soo many fun ideas to share!! We sure hope that you have an amazing summer and I will be trying to bring in at least one or two 3D projects for you for the summer. Hugs and Have a Great Day getting Crafty!!

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    Twilas Paper Sack Gift Bag for 3D Thursday

    Twilas Paper Sack Gift Are you ready for another FREE tutorial from 3D Thursday?? This week it is Twilas Paper Sack Gift Bag for your all of your loved Valentines. Be sure to head over to Twila’s blog and leave some love for this super cute idea. I know you want to get a peek also!! Here is my first question for you. When what the last time you heat embossed?? I love the Country Floral Lane suite. And heat embossing this sentiment is PERFECT!! It really does add a little something something to this project. I do not know about you but that pack of Country Gingham DSP, on…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  YouTube video

    Hugs Happy Forest Friends – Post it note holder

    Hugs Happy Forest Friends This full size post it note holder is super easy, uses one piece of cardstock, and can be decorated with ANY patterned paper. I would even say that you could use all cardstock and the layers could be embossed. However this Hugs Happy Forest Friends has much more. In keeping of the forest idea, you know that I would head towards those Tree Rings from the Hybrid Embossing folder. Although the Happy Forest Friends patterned paper is from a full Suite of products. I have not gotten that one yet. Yes, we all have a budget! The sentiment is not from that suite either, it comes…

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    Sweet Friend for 3D Thursday Free Tutorial.

    Sweet Friend for 3D Thursday I had fun with this one. Ohh, yeah, it is my turn this week. The Sweet Friend for 3D Thursday using some of the 2022-2024 In-Color items. This is perfect for a late gift, birthday gift or even a team gift. Wanna see?? Here is your look at the front. Kinda looks like a card front doesn’t it?? I thought it was deceiving in a way. Which you know I love. This has several layers, two different ribbons and only one stamp set. Have you gotten the Sweetest Cherries stamp set yet?? There is a many different sentiments that you could use for this. There…

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    Darlas 3D Thursday Candle for the season.

    Darlas 3D Thursday Candle This week we have a fun idea. Here is Darlas 3D Thursday Candle perfect for the Christmas Season. I am loving this idea. I had to look at all of it. Super Curious how she did this. You will be too. See what I mean… I sure hope that you check this one out. Be sure to head on over to Darla’s blog and leave some love. I am not going to give it all away, but you can check out a peak at some of how she did it with this next photo. I kinda figured that there was a bit of fussy cutting on…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Rick has 3D Thursday, Christmas Scottie box.

    Rick has 3D Thursday You are in for a cute treat today!! Rick has 3D Thursday this week. This Christmas Scottie gift box is going to be so helpful for your gift giving needs!! Thank you Rick for this amazing gift box!Are you ready?? Ohhh my goodness, putting the Scottie with the Sweetest Christmas DSP is perfect for the holidays. The box is super easy because you get the FREE tutorial of course!! Click the 3D banner above to head over to the facebook page. However, you can also check out Rick’s website, (linked above). Be sure you leave some love by commenting! Reminder that the Christmas Scottie is a…

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    Gnome Treats Ohh My for 3D Thursday today!

    Gnome Treats Ohh My You guys are going to love these all season Gnome Treats Ohh My!! Sherri has a super cute idea using the Storybook Gnomes bundle. Check out her blog here! That is where you can get your FREE tutorial or head on over to the facebook page! Ready?? See what I mean… Perfect for ANYTHING! Add a heart for Valentines Day, small shamrock for St. Patty’s. Love this!! Tell me in the comments what you would use it for! Are you needing another Gnome idea?? Check out this post… Loads of ideas. Plus they are part of the September Ding Dong Ditch. You will also need the…

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    Twila 3D Thursday Halloween slider box.

    Twila 3D Thursday Halloween This super fun idea is from Twila 3D Thursday Halloween slider box. You are just going to love it. I am going add that you might be seeing it again VERY soon!! Thanks Twila for today’s project! Be sure to head over to the 3D Thursday page and get your FREE tutorial. Ohh, so much “Scary Cute“-ness here. This project is super fun and bigger then you think. I was thinking that the corners were from the die cut set. But dang it, they are that new Very Best Trio punch. I need to add that to my wish list now, haha!! See that paper in…

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    3D Thursday Sarah starts with a spooky idea.

    3D Thursday Sarah starts I am so excited to be be back with these amazing crafters that make up 3D Thursday Sarah starts us off with a spooky idea. If you love 3D ideas then you will want to get this FREE tutorial so that you can make this too. Thank you Sarah for this super fun idea!! This is perfect for a shelf, tiered tray or table top decoration. Adding in a LED tea light to the inside and you will get this soft glow all season. Is it bad for me to say that I missed the Pretty Birds Bundle in the annual catalog?? I do not know…

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    3D Thursday returning from Vacation – Hop

    3D Thursday returning from Vacation Welcome!! Can you believe it has been a whole two months already?? Holy Cow, right?? Be sure to check out the 3D Thursday facebook page, here. We have a fun hop (starts at 5am central) for you to kick off 3D Thursday returning from Vacation. We all will be using the 3D Embossed Treat Bags. And let me also add that we are all using them differently. I love Halloween and decorating for fall. I have a few fun spooky things. And I also love giving treats. I do not even have to wait for a reason!! Anyway, here is my project. I used Blending…

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    3D Thursday taking vacation July and August off.

    3D Thursday taking vacation I am sad to say that 3D Thursday taking vacation for July and August. The tutorial team will be back in September with some more fun 3D ideas. I am super excited to be on the design team again. I will do some other 3D posts starting next week. I hope you are enjoying the summer, even this hot and humid weather. Join us this week for Mystery Card Night … the theme and all you need to know is over on facebook. Hugs and Have a Great Day getting Crafty!!

  • 3D Thursday,  Home Decor,  It Started with...,  Technique

    Birds Singing You are Amazing for 3D Thursday.

    Birds Singing You are Amazing This week for the FREE tutorial I gotcha covered. I sure hope that you love it as much as I do. I do want to start by saying that … Not only are the Birds Singing You are Amazing. Yes, YOU ARE AMAZING!! In case no one has told you lately! As a matter of fact I think that the Birds are singing loudly!! No not me. They are up in one of my big old oak trees just singing away. Can you hear them?? Using a wood easel from a craft store that was $1. I use a paper towel and colored this to…

  • 3D Thursday,  It Started with...,  Pages, Journals and Books

    Sherri has a cute Notebook for 3D Thursday

    Sherri has a cute Notebook You guys, Sherri has a cute Notebook for us this week. And if you love Geraniums this you will want this bundle for sure!! I need to add that Sherri used all the fun new 2022-2024 In-Colors for this. I do not know about you, but this is soo cute. Yes, you and I both have a couple of these Dollar Tree notebooks and this is great to have as a gift for someone. Using the sentiments that you she used it REALLY could be for anything. However, it could be for nothing at all, haha. I was looking at this bundle trying to figure…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Bird Post-it Note for 3D Thursday from Darla.

    Bird Post-it Note for 3D Thursday Ohh guys you are going to love this weeks Bird Post-it Note for 3D Thursday. This week Darla has us all set for Back to School, little friend gift or even the lady at the bank. You guys know how much I love this little bird and the Sweet Songbird bundle. Soo many possibilities. Add in the Stylish Shapes AND the Basic Border Dies. I can not wait to make this one!! There are a few new 2022-2024 In-Colors on this, can you name them yet?? Here is one of my favorite things and I am sure that I mentioned it before. This bird…

  • 3D Thursday,  In-Colors

    Darla Red White and Blue for 3D Thursday’s Tutorial

    Darla Red White and Blue I am telling you time is just going faster and faster. Today is Darla Red White and Blue for 3D Thursday. You are going to love these for summer BBQ’s and holidays. See what I mean?? Keep in mind if you have a graduation, all you need to do is change up the colors. Although these would be perfect for all your summer needs. Making several of these all at once. Check out Darla’s instructions to get all the lowdown over on the 3D Thursday facebook page. I need to tell you that I have not made these yet, but I am thinking that for…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Sarahs Birdbox for 3D Thursday, with extras inside.

    Sarahs Birdbox for 3D Thursday I was super excited to see Sarahs Birdbox for 3D Thursday. The Sweet Songbirds stamp set is so cute pair it with the punch and there is so much spring and summer fun to be had!! Ready for your peek?? It is kinda tough to see in the photo. However, there is a cloud there. Which is also now in the annual catalog, Cloud Punch. I also love the addition of these flowers it is perfect. I know that you are in NEED of the FREE tutorial. Head on over on the 3D Thursday facebook page to download that. Ohh, but wait there is more…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Rick’s Pearl Purse 3D Thursday get your FREE tutorial.

    Rick’s Pearl Purse 3D Here we are on Thursday again. This week its Rick’s Pearl Purse 3D Thursday idea that I will be sharing. This fun idea could be for a Gift Card holder, treat or simple cute idea for you this week. I have been looking at this Pretty Pillowbox since last fall. I think this one did it for me. How stinkin’ Cute is this. I love the addition of that Pearlescent Paper for the “flap”. However, Rick took it to the next level by embossing it using the Seashells 3D folder. You can really see that embossing in the this photo. Wondering the order to do this??…

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    JoAnne Bag for 3D Thursday using He’s all that.

    JoAnne Bag for 3D Thursday Can you believe it is Thursday ALREADY?? Time for JoAnne Bag for 3D Thursday. She is using the He’s All That Suite. It is perfect for this time of year!! Isn’t this the perfect gift for the BBQ master in your life!! I can not wait to try out this Tutorial … but first to find the perfect BBQ sauce. Wondering where all this awesome BBQ stuff comes from?? Well it is the He’s All That Suite. Right in the new annual catalog (page 78). I can say that this suite was one that was on my list. How about you?? Why?? The DSP of…

  • Stamp Camp/class

    Butterfly Birthday Bash 2022 is complete, already!

    Butterfly Birthday Bash 2022 Ohhh, I can not believe that the Butterfly Birthday Bash 2022 is over! But we had sooo much fun today! I loved spending time with new and old crafty friends… are you suffering from the FOMO? Well, you need to join us next time! Wait until you see all the smiles.. there was lots of laughs too! And of course there were cupcakes! Some super YUMMY ones! Chocolate Mocha and Raspberry Lemonade. Let me just tell you they were both a-maz-ing!! You guys know me… no one left hungry, bored or even uninspired. With 6 cards and two projects.. wait until you see! Okay, I am…

  • 3D Thursday,  Add a page title,  Boxes, Tags and Bags,  In-Colors,  Love it, Chop it

    My turn for 3D Thursday, Check out this Picnic Basket.

    My turn for 3D Thursday Ohh, you guys, I was happy I looked at the Schedule… can you believe it is my turn already?? My turn for 3D Thursday… Dang, if I say so myself you are going to love this… come on be honest… tell me!! How cute is this one, right… This cutie is made with the Sweet Sorbet, new In-Color. Notice that DSP too… That is in the new Annual catalog. It is called Perfectly Penciled. And let me just warn you … We will have coloring class in July. Be sure to watch for that class so you do not miss out!! Dontcha love how it…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Debbies Hes the Man 3D Thursday treat idea!

    Debbies Hes the Man Ohh, you guys, Debbies Hes the Man for this weeks 3D Thursday. I am super excited to try this treat holder. I really want to see what all it will hold!! Head on over to the group, photo above is a link! I can not wait to see what all will fit inside. Are you a nuggets fan?? They are super easy to use scrap DSP pieces, wrap as an easy decoration, I think if I can find the right treat to put inside that my Dad would love this. Wondering how you can get these products?? Well, they will be in the new 2022-2023 Annual…

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    Bottled Water Hanger for Darlas 3D Thursday!

    Bottled Water Hanger for Darlas Ohh, this is one I needed, Bottled Water Hanger for Darlas turn on 3D Thursday. You guys, I am super excited because we will have the Ladybug bundle in the new catty too! This truly has a bunch of my favorite things… You know I love that Black and White Gingham ribbon, Polka Dots and that happy little Ladybug too! No groaning about the fussy cutting! Soo worth it! I love the options this “holds” too. See how you can slip in some flavor packets? Hummmm, what else could we put inside? You know I immediately go to chocolates, but what about a tea bag?…

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    3D Thursday Twila’s Notebook, with Artfully Composed.

    3D Thursday Twila’s Notebook Hurray, it is 3D Thursday day, Twila’s Notebook is a wonderful idea. I can not wait to try this one. I have all the supplies from the Artfully Composed Suite. WoooHOOO!! Ready for a look?? I am loving this and looks pretty easy too. Know that the directions are step by step, and you can use anything. How cute would this be with the Pansy Suite?? Ohhh use the gingham for the top piece to start. Ohhh So much fun! Here is the one extra thing you need to get, the Dollar Tree has notebooks that they sell in a 5 pack. So this is a…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Sarah Summery Lipbalm Holder for 3D Thursday

    Sarah Summery Lipbalm Holder Here is a perfect idea for an Easter basket, Sarah Summery Lipbalm Holder! Ohhh, this is perfect for your 6 x 6 DSP or your 12 x 12 too!! You will be able to get 4 from a 12 x 12 AND have extras too!! Hummm, I love them both, which would you want to make?? I like them both. I know you are looking and it really would be a tough choice!! My thoughts are that these would be great for Easter but also a cute way to maybe even give a rolled up five dollar bill. I do not typically give money, but sometimes…