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Best of Black Friday

Hello, crafty friend! Today I'm sharing the TOP FIVE craft shops to shop with for Black Friday! This list features a highlight of my favorite & best sales, coupon codes, & freebies from small craft businesses I personally shop with and support. There are dozens of other crafty Black Friday deals to check out on… Continue reading Best of Black Friday

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Holiday Gift Guide 2022

Hello, crafty friend!!! Today I'm sharing the first part of my Holiday Gift Guide for 2022. This list features my most used and highest rated craft products from this past year. I combed through my entire craft room to pick out only the very best recommendations. Let's get started... 1. Stamping Platform I swore off… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2022

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Happy Fall Y’all

Hello! Welcome to a special tutorial featuring a card found in Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine. In this issue, makers were challenged to create two cards using dies in unconventional ways. I recently shared the first one HERE. Now, let me show you how this one came together... Step 1: Embossing with Dies I started… Continue reading Happy Fall Y’all

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Welcome! I have an extra special tutorial to share featuring a card created for Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine. For this issue, I was challenged to create cards using dies in unconventional ways. Let me show you what I came up with… Step 1: Die Cut a Stamp I started by creating a custom background… Continue reading Trick-or-Treat

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Trick-or-Treat Banner

Hello! Hello! I'm back yet again with a Halloween craft for you. This time I'm back to using paper though I did include a bit of felt here & there. Let's get started with the tutorial... Step 1: Plan & Cut I started by arranging dies on my desktop until landing on a layout I… Continue reading Trick-or-Treat Banner

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Halloween Bat Headband

Hey, there! I'm back again with another Halloween craft for you. I was inspired by all the adorable, but SO expensive Halloween headbands I've been seeing in every store. They're super cute, but either way over my budget, not the right style, or falling apart. So... why not make my own!

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Bat Parade! is hosting a Bat Parade! Several of my favorite designers and I were challenged to create inspiring bat-themed projects to share. Let me give you a peek of the projects & tutorials I'm sharing here on my blog… Magic Bat Wands Bat Headband Trick-or-Treat Shaker Banner Trick-or-Treat Card Glittered Bat Floral Picks If you'd… Continue reading Bat Parade!

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Very Merry Christmas in July

It's that time of year when craft companies release sneak peeks of new holiday products, and shops have their big Christmas in July sales. It's also the time of year when I start thinking about my holiday cards & projects. I always aim to get my cards done before Halloween, because I know time will… Continue reading Very Merry Christmas in July

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Craft Room FAQs & Resources

Hello, crafty friend! Since I began posting craft room updates, I've received loads of questions. I absolutely love sharing resources with my fellow crafters, so I've created this post to share answers to commonly asked questions and links to all my resources. Please feel free to share this post and let me know if you… Continue reading Craft Room FAQs & Resources