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A Fun Inset Die Cutting Trick!

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Use this fun trick for inset die cutting to make cards that are real treats! Today Jamie is sharing her fun method for using inset die cutting to add pops of color to her background and it could not be any easier! And the best thing is that you can cut a bunch of the pieces and then just mix and match to your heart’s content giving you lots of options and plenty of extra backgrounds for more cards. Let’s […]

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Fall Handmade See Through Window Card

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Check out this charming handmade see through window card with so many realistic details! Today’s beautiful card is from Kittie and we can’t get over how realistic and exquisitely detailed it is. We adore the golden brick with all the white architectural elements and the pretty yellow blossoms all give that gorgeous fall afternoon feel. In her original post, Kittie shares all her steps, tips and tricks for the making of this fantastic card so you will want to pop […]

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Handmade Die Cut Pumpkin Cards

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Come see a collection of four beautiful handmade die cut pumpkin cards you can use as inspiration for your own Fall projects. In today’s Flashback Friday we thought we would share four of our most popular posts that featured handmade die cut pumpkin cards. As you will see, these cards are all Fall cards and not Halloween, showing off that pumpkins are a fantastic motif for the whole season. First is this idea for pumpkin thank you cards that is […]

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Sweet AND Spooky Handmade Halloween Cards!

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Come see a great way to make sweet and spooky handmade Halloween cards that will delight everyone who is lucky enough to receive one! While we love the occasional scary card, we mostly like Halloween cards that are cute and not too creepy. Today Carol is sharing her fabulous design for sweet and spooky handmade Halloween cards that are just adorable but have that little hint of haunt in the background. Let’s hear right from Carol how she created this […]

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Paper Piecing With Fall Die Cuts

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Check out this adorable, ever so slightly spooky Halloween card made by paper piecing with fall die cuts! We make a LOT of dies. We know there is nothing like having that perfect die cut to add some pop to a project or to even build the entire scene. Today, Dawn is showing off some fun paper piecing with fall die cuts to make her adorable scarecrow card. And all you have to do to extend the season on this […]

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Is Color Fuse The Best Ink for Blending on Cards?

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Come see why we truly think our Color Fuse ink IS the best ink for blending on cards! All you have to do is look at this glorious card from Sammi to know why we believe our Color Fuse ink is the best ink for blending on cards and other paper crafting projects. We’ve mentioned before that we drove our formulators crazy with testing and tweaking to make sure that our ink would blend easily adn with excellent results every […]

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A Quick and Cute Halloween Card!

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Come get the details on how you can make this quick and cute Halloween card! First, we are so excited that you are all loving our new Pumpkin Dress Up Set #2! It’s just perfect for a quick and cute Halloween card like this one and we’ve seen the little characters popping up everywhere so we know they are a great addition to our entire Halloween collection. Today, we get to feast our eyes on this colorful and fun Halloween […]

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Two Rubbernecker Harvest Time Paper Pad Cards

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See two beautiful cards made using the perfectly seasonal patterns in Rubbernecker Harvest Time Paper Pad! When we created the Rubbernecker Harvest Time Paper Pad, we chose a combination of patterns that included some classic looks with some bold graphics so there would be something for everyone. Today we have two cards from Allison that show this off to perfection! Allison used one of our more nostalgic patterns for the backgrounds on both cards and used two different styles to […]

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Creative Handmade Apple Season Cards!

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It’s time for some more handmade apple season cards – come see this cheery project you can make! Today we are excited to share on of Kittie Caracciolo’s handmade apple season cards. Just LOOK at those details! Aren’t they so fun? Kittie says “Here in Florida we don’t really have the same kind of fall season our northern friends do. There’s something so fresh and fun about apple season and I love making these kinds of cards.” Kittie is sharing […]

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A Five Minute Fall Card!

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Less is SO much more with this fetching five minute fall card! Not only is this five minute fall card so pretty, it also uses a minimum of supplies and can help you use up some printer paper scraps. And with a simple sentiment swap, it could stand in for any occasion at all. We love cards that are adaptable and when they come together in practically no time that’s a huge bonus. We highly recommend you bookmark this idea […]

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Simple Gorgeous Handmade Fall Cards!

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Come on over and get all the steps to making these simple gorgeous handmade fall cards! Today Melinda is sharing this idea for the most simple, gorgeous handmade fall cards and we LOVE how much these leaves look like the real thing, all just with some of our Color Fuse Ink! Melinda says “I am so excited for fall!! Its my favorite season and I look forward to it every year. Unfortunately we don’t get a lot of fall color […]

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Rainbow Ink Blending Die Cut Flowers

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See how rainbow ink blending die cut flowers can add so much beautiful color to a card with so little effort! In a previous post, Sammi shared her vision for creating some beautiful butterflies using this same technique. Today she is back with another stunner, showing how rainbow ink blending die cut flowers can add that same beautiful colorful look with very little time and effort. Sammi is really showing off how our Color Fuse Ink is so perfectly suited […]

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Cute Halloween Die Cuts Make This Card!

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Come see what you can create with an assortment of cute Halloween die cuts! As much as many of us like a little hint of spooky, cute Halloween die cuts are all the rage and this card shows off how you can mix and match them to perfection. Using the classic color combo of orange, purple and black, Dawn put this card together with some of our Halloween dies and we love it! Dawn says “I had so much fun […]

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A Sweet and Simple Die Cut Leaf Card

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This simple die cut leaf card is so charming and so easy to make – get all the sweet details! It’s starting to feel a little fall-ish some nights and it won’t be long before the leaves are sharing their glorious shades in the golden light of Autumn. This simple die cut leaf card brings all of that into play and gives us a little tingle of excitement for the coming season. Jamie created this for us and she’s going […]

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A Fun Halloween Card!

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Check out all the fun little details that went into this fun Halloween card – the perfect mix of trick and treat! Today Ricky is sharing his fun Halloween card that he created by imitating the colored background on the packaging of our Framed Crows in Trees stamp and then adding the adorable little characters to really cute it up. AND he’s sharing a really great video where he walks us through his whole process. Thank you, Ricky, for your […]

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Super Cute Fast and Easy Halloween Card!

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You can make this fast and easy Halloween card in no time flat! We are kicking off this month with lots of cute fall season cards and could not pass up sharing this fast and easy Halloween card from Kittie. In her original post, Kittie said “You all know I just love using dies to make multi-dimensional looks on my cards. You may not know that I also love a good quick project like this fast and easy Halloween card.” […]

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Ink Blending With Color Fuse – Halloween Style!

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Come see the gorgeous ways you can use ink blending with Color Fuse on today’s fun Halloween card! In today’s spooky yet adorable Halloween card, Sammi is showing how she used lots of different color combinations of ink blending with Color Fuse to create all her fun elements. Sammi says “I just love this grave scene – I knew that I wanted to make a spooky card with the Spooky Hand die in haunted forest and the Birch Forest die […]

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Now Make an Adorable Die Cut Snowman Card!

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Come see how to make this adorable die cut snowman card AND how easy it is! Yesterday we learned how to make a cute die cut reindeer card and, keeping with the theme, today we have this adorable die cut snowman card for you to try. There’s something so delightful about cards that are sweet and charming and we sure do have the goods for you to make these in so many different themes. Today Allison is using an unexpected […]

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Make a Cute Die Cut Reindeer Card!

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Get all the little tips and tricks to make a cute die cut reindeer card that will give them the happy grins! Today we have Dawn to thank for sharing her steps to make a cute die cut reindeer card with a fabulous starry background to give them a peaceful place to plop down and pose. Dawn says “I thought these adorable reindeer needed a night sky to showcase their adorableness.” Who would have thought one of Melinda Stearns’ hand […]

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Make a Layered Dimensional Paper Poinsettia

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Learn how to make a layered dimensional paper poinsettia that will rival the real ones! Creating a beautiful layered dimensional paper poinsettia may look impossible and difficult, and today Carol is sharing with us her tips for making it totally doable. Carol says “For me, creating Christmas cards gives me total permission to go all out with the bling and glam as I have done here! Using previously released, but still loved, products can always be made in a new […]

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Another Handmade Die Cut Snowman Card!

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Here’s a great idea for another adorable handmade die cut snowman card! Yesterday we shared a super cute snowman card and today we have another idea for a handmade die cut snowman card that is so different but still so fast to create. Today’s project is from Kittie and she’s combined several dies to create this little vignette that can be changed up for lots of different occasions. Kittie says “I get such a kick out of this guy! I […]

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