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This Z Fold Snowman Card Will Crack You Up!

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Z Fold cards are fun because, like slimlines, they give you lots of extra space and today’s Z fold snowman card uses every inch! We bow down to Kittie Carraciolo, one of our Associate Designers, for this card that is not just loaded with delightful detail but, once you “get it”, brings a huge grin to your face! Kittie uses TONS of our dies on her cards and we are always amazed at how her creative use of them adds […]

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Gorgeous Snowy Z-Fold Card

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Today we are sharing an absolutely gorgeous snowy Z-fold card made by Kittie. This card has been one of her most popular on her own blog and we just couldn’t wait to share it with all of you. This card is made even more dramatic by Kittie’s adding a deep dark night sky in the background and using all white die cuts with touches of just brown on the deer to make them stand out. We just love the look […]

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Meet Our 2021 Rubbernecker Design Team

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We are very excited to share our Rubbernecker Design Team 2021 members! All these talented ladies bring you all the inspiration and ideas on our blog and we feel blessed to have them all as part of our family! Scroll down and get to know them all! Kittie Caracciolo is a Rubbernecker Associate Designer, who constantly inspires our die-cut products; she even has her own line of dies within the Rubbernecker Shop. After a four decade career in Medical Administration, […]

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Beautiful Slimline Snowman Christmas Cards!

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We just love snowman Christmas cards and today we are sharing one created by our Associate Designer Kittie Caracciolo. Kittie has such a way with die cuts and today she’s outdone herself again with this cheerful card that is perfect for “kids” of all ages! We love that Kittie took full advantage of the oversized scale of a slimline card to add this nice fat snowman sitting on his comfy snow bank and visited by those bold red cardinals. Of […]

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Looking for Easy Handmade Christmas Card Ideas?

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We know that sometimes having super fast and easy handmade Christmas card ideas in your inspiration files is like money in the bank. Forgot someone on your card list? Need a few quick and easy cards to give out tips? Want to send something to a new friend? As the holidays get closer, our card making time gets more scarce and having an idea like this one from Kittie is a GODSEND! Kittie made this card using one rubber stamp, […]

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DIY Felt Ornaments Using Card Making Dies!

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Today we want to share some simply fabulous DIY felt ornaments our Associate Designer Kittie Caracciolo created using our card making dies. Wait until you see these projects – we are sure you will be bursting with ideas and inspiration! First, we have her cozy Christmas cabin. Is that not just so adorable? We just love the bright pops of red against the soft white and gray with that one brilliant yellow nod to the stars….. You can see more […]

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Fun Halloween Monsters-A Great Card for Kids!

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These cute card ideas for Halloween PROVE that monsters don’t always have to be scary! Even though this Cute Monsters set isn’t really something I might choose for myself, I was excited to see that the parts and pieces are so fun and mixable that I just had to sit down and play with them! Between spooky Halloween cards and super CUTE Halloween cards like these, well, Rubbernecker sure has us covered! To make this card I used the newly […]

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Cute Halloween Cards with Owls!

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Are you a fan of spooky or cute Halloween cards? We love both kinds and today we’ve got a slimline Halloween from Kittie that is a SUPER cute treat yet has a great “trick” up its sleeve. You can take just one of these adorable owls in their trick-or-treat costumes and pop just ONE onto an A2 card front and have an additional stinkin’ cute Halloween card ready to send. Kittie used the Slimline Squares Frame Die to cut a […]

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Make a Fall Shadow Box Card!

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Today we are excited to share a super cute fall shadow box card from our Exclusive Associate Designer, Kittie Caracciolo. As usual, Kittie has created an adorable fall scene made using some of our die cuts tucked into a card-sized shadow box. The feedback from our customers on this die has been overwhelming – we are SO glad you love being able to make these shadow box cards so easily using the die! This image shows a little of what […]

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Spooktacular Halloween Slimline Coloring Video

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Halloween crafting is full swing, and we are here to help with an amazing Halloween slimline coloring video from our Copic expert, Michelle. In last week’s post you got to see an amazing images and of our Spooktacular new Halloween Slimline Background stamp all colored up by Michelle.  She gave a step by step breakdown of the colors used and steps to achieve this amazing card.  Today we are watching the video of her performing her artful magic and it […]

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A Card full of Hugs… Because it’s Monday!

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Well, here we are in September, Folks. Fall is coming and we are sure many of you have even started your Christmas cards already. Today, we have a card that’s ideal for anytime of year, because “Hugs” are always in season (although in 2020 you may have to wear a mask and gloves and give air-hugs).  This fun pink-dream-of-a-card is sure to make any recipient feel the love. Follow along as our designer, Jamie, makes this fun and simple slimline.  […]

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A Labor Day Barbecue Card!

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Today we are sharing a SUPER detailed and totally adorable Labor Day barbecue day that is just perfect as an invitation or a thank you card. Can you believe all the detail Kittie, our exclusive Associate Designer, packs into her projects? She used a whole bunch of our dies including the BBQ Set, Tabbed Mountains, Pine Tree Forest, Cooler, Picnic Tables, Grass. Grass #2 and Small Birds! And it’s not just her creative use of dies that adds so much […]

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Old Putter- A Birthday Card for Men!

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Starting this Tuesday off with a simple card featuring our stamp “Ralph Golfing” from our Old Characters collection. We are loving the way Lisa put this card together with the layered stitched background and diamond die cut outs. This makes the simple image and sentiment really pop.  Follow along with Lisa below to see how she created this fun card.  The Base: I started this one by cutting a panel of white using the largest of the Small Stitched Rectangle […]

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Christmas Gift Tag Ideas using Diecuts

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Well, it’s officially the last day of August, and 2020 has gone by either really fast, or unbearable slow, we can’t figure out which one. With the general consensus being that 2020 has been the pits, we are looking forward to the holiday cheer in our near future.  Today our designer, Jamie, has made a few fun gift tags to spruce up your packages and treat containers. These are simple and easy projects that go a long way to add […]

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Real Time Copic Marker Video Tutorial- Ethel Cooking

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Oh, My, Gosh, Becky, look at that Stamp, its just so….cute!  So last week our Designer Michelle did a post showing you how to color up our fun “Ethel Cooking” stamp with Copic Markers. As promised, we also have a video that dropped today with a real-time coloring of this beautiful character.  Michelle is best known for her amazing ability to color up realistic skin tones, and detailed images that are so vibrant and true to color. Its therapeutic watching […]

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Layered Florals two ways

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 Ok, who has had a chance to play with our new floral layering stamps from our August release that dropped a few weeks back? They are so clean, and so much fun to craft with.  For todays card, our designer Carol used the beautiful Autumn Fire stamps with the coordinating dies.  She mentioned that she made two cards with this set, so you can see that it really can be used any time of year, as well as for Fall with […]

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Flower Card Design

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Today we are featuring a beautiful cheery example of flower card design ideas using slimline cards from Kittie Caracciolo, our Exclusive Associate Designer. Don’t you just LOVE Kittie’s cards? They are always loaded with so much detail and look SO fun to make! Kittie shared with us that she is really enjoying having lots of extra space for her design ideas and this card certainly shows that off! Kittie used one of our Slimline Frame dies in combination with one […]

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Must See Tutorial: Spotlight Stamping Three Ways

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It’s finally Friday and we are pumped up for the weekend and ready to get our craft on!!! Today we have a fun new tutorial for you from our talented designer, Preeti Chandran! Today she is teaching us how to do Spotlight Stamping three different ways, and we are itching to make these projects after watching the video!  Today she is using some amazing Layered stamps from our new August Release, along with our Color Fuse Inks, that make all […]

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Coffee and Crafts: The Perfect Pair!

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Happy Monday crafty friends! If you or someone you know needs coffee to get going in the morning, we just know you’re going to love todays card. This coffee set is so much fun- full of coffee cups, coffee to go, snacks and sentiments! You’ll want to pick up this set for your next java inspired project. We love it a latte!    Todays card also uses our slimline inside and outside cuts, for a fun and easy project with […]

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A Super Cute Slimline Card Idea!

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Today I want to share what I think is a really cute slimline card idea because you can adapt it to so many different themes. I chose three seasons but you could use this concept for flowers in a garden, times of the day or any other time when you want to show the same motif in different stages.  For this card I used the Rubbernecker Slimline OPC Square, Cabin, Winter Tree, Stitched Hills, Tiny Leaves, Grass #2, Tiny Flower […]

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A Bloomin Layered Slimline Encouragement Card

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Happy Saturday Friends! We have had a wonderful few months, with so many slimline releases as well as our new layered floral release for Fall.  Our designers have been having so much fun creating with these new items, and we are beyond thrilled with the results.  Our designer, Allison, said “It’s going to be hard to go back to regular size cards when there is so much extra space to play with on these Slimlines”!   Today we have this […]

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