Archive for November, 2009

Nov 29 2009

A Special Gift…

…must have special wrapping!  This altered gift bag and card were made at the request of one of my sons.  Being the only female in a house filled with guys for the last 25 years, I am getting the biggest kick out of my boys now coming home and asking me to make pretty things, […]

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Nov 26 2009

Stamp Simply #115 – Mass Production

HAPPY THANKSGIVING, EVERYONE!  Tonight’s Challenge comes a bit earlier than usual because I wanted to extend my Thanksgiving Wishes to you all before the day is over.  I am so VERY THANKFUL to each and every one of you who frequents these blog pages to check out what I’m up to or to see what may be […]

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Nov 23 2009

Just a Start

I’ve barely got a start, but I wanted to show you the very first step in the card-making process — for me anyway.  It starts with inspiration, an idea or a specific need.  Inspiration and ideas can come from anywhere — whatever we see in the world around us that tickles our fancy.  And we […]

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Nov 20 2009

Stamp Simply #114 – All Wrapped Up!

All Wrapped Up — Since Christmas is just around the corner and many use the Thanksgiving weekend to get a head start on wrapping their gifts, today let’s share gift wrapping ideas.  You may wrap ANYTHING for ANY OCCASION in any way, any form or fashion — just show us some of your wrapping ideas.  […]

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Nov 17 2009

JustRite November Release Blog Hop

It’s Hip to be Square!  Well, with the NEW JustRite Square Monogram products, it certainly IS Hip to be Square.  I had a specific purpose in mind when I set out to create today’s project.  I have over 100 people on my Christmas card list, and as much as I’d love to make them each […]

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Nov 12 2009

Stamp Simply #113 – Matchbook Folds

Matchbook Folds — I’m on a fold kick latey, and today it is a matchbook fold.  With this fold you have one small fold and one large fold so it kind of looks like and opens like a matchbook.  Check out all the DT samples today for some fun ideas and great inspiration with this […]

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Nov 10 2009

Bigger Bows for the Holidays —

— with the BIGGER Bow Easy!  Make bows for packaging, gift baskets, wreaths, your Christmas tree or anything that just might need a pretty, big bow!!!  I just today received a shipment of the BIGGER Bow Easy and I have a few sample bows to show you here.  And , YES, the BIGGER Bow Easy works […]

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Nov 05 2009

Stamp Simply #112 – Let’s Be Thrifty

Let’s be Thrifty — I love the simple and natural look of brown postal wrap and/or the inside of brown paper grocery sacks.  I use them often at Christmas to wrap packages, but they would work well in card making, too!  And that is today’s challenge — use either brown postal wrap OR the inside […]

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Nov 03 2009

2″ Round Monogram Options!

Oh yes, round monograms JUST got bigger and better!!   JustRite’s day two reveal is the 2″ Round Deluxe Monogram product with beautiful and ornate borders!!!  I made a quick gift today to share with you. I am accepting preorders for all the new JustRite product being revealed this week.  And, I am putting ALL JustRite Christmas sets on sale […]

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Nov 02 2009

Monogram Gift Bag is JustRite

Some women have a shoe fettish.  Me, I have a gift bag fettish.  Though I have hundreds of them here, I just had to buy one more yesterday on my usual Sunday afternoon stroll through Wal-mart.  I entered their Christmas decorating section for the first time this year and picked up a few more little […]

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