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Fall Ombre Card

This card took my breath away when I first saw it!  And with the ombre trend all over, I thought it was a perfect card to feature today. Designed by Maile Belles Here’s how Maile created the card: “Using burgundy, orange and light orange cardstock, tearing and distressing the edges, then layering, I created a neat […]


Patriotic Thank You Card

Designed by Chris Simon This week’s CAS-ual Fridays Challenge is to use color blocks in a project. I had an idea that ended up coming together very quickly. I’m super excited about this design and can’t wait to make lots more cards like these. It turns out to be a perfect way to use up lots of […]

Rolled Paper Frame

This is a great project for those “wow, what a good price” items that end up in your cart at Target or wherever you find bargains. Photos and Design by Patricia Roebuck Start with a frame (this was a $2 mirror from Target!)   Measure the width around the mirror.   Cut out several strips […]

Breast Cancer Awareness – Hope

Has your life been touched by Breast Cancer?  If so, this beautiful “Hope” card, created using Avocado Arts  – “My Wish For You” Stamp Set, might be for you.  It’s feminine, delicate and full of Hope! Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those fighting breast cancer, their families and loved ones.  May the coming Holiday […]

Halloween Candy Centerpiece

Need a quick centerpiece for a Halloween party – here it is!  YUM! Materials & Instructions: Layer these ingredients in order (starting at the bottom).  Use mini marshmallows as filler in the middle of the jar. Mini Marshmallows Black Licorice Pumpkin Peeps Mini Marshmallows Large Black Gumballs Candy corn Ghost Peeps Large Orange Gumballs Mini […]

Mummified Gauzy Glow Pumpkin Halloween Decoration

This is such a cute idea we found on Pinterest from Better Homes and Gardens! Mummify a Halloween pumpkin with strips of cheesecloth and glow-in-the-dark paint.                     Materials: Cheesecloth Scissors Fabric stiffener Artificial pumpkin Glue gun and hotmelt adhesive 1-inch googly eyes Crafts knife Black acrylic […]