Monday, May 11, 2015

FAMILY ROOM DESIGN IDEAS WITH HOMETALK

Hello friends...........
I am back again with another board from Hometalk.
This time I want to share some fun and fabulous 
FAMILY ROOM IDEAS.
I have been redoing my own family room decor...trying to find ways to add some Navy in my space. So I was so glad to be able to create another board for Hometalk featuring family rooms. Their site offers so many ideas. Here is just a sneak peek of some of the rooms I clipped from their site:
AREN'T THEY GORGEOUS

click on the picture and it will take you to my full board....be sure to join Hometalk while your there.
HUGS

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

RE-PURPOSE.............WITH THE CUTTING CAFE

Wednesday we will be featuring some fun projects over on the Cafe's Blog using some of the MANY background sets.....
The challenge for this week is to re purpose - alter something that you would normally throw away...well from time to time I will buy those 9 packs of cappuccino drinks that come in jars from Costco....these jars are soooooo awesome for altering....
I decided to make a 4th of July display of pinwheels filled with kool-aid......I used the following sets:






Here is another project I made using these jars:

Be sure to visit the Cafe to see all of the other dt awesome projects.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

HAPPY SPRING..............

Hello all, today over on the Cutting Cafe's Blog we are featuring some awesome baskets........
This cute little basket here comes from the 

ROUND BASKET WITH HANDLE TEMPLATE AND CUTTING FILE




I ended up wrapping the basket with fabric and adding some pretty flowers to it. The flowers were placed inside of a small pot....
Be sure to check out all of the amazing projects today over at the Cafe in using this set and one other basket set called ROUND EASTER BASKET....you will surely be inspired...
HUGS

Monday, April 13, 2015

TREAT CUP CARDS....................

oh my I am so excited to share with you all some really fun TREAT CUP CARDS.......I have long been a fan of the TREAT CUPS from Stampin Up....but like many of you, I get impatient with waiting on a order AND if I can make it cheaper............that makes me happy........

so introducing a full set of 7 assorted templates to make your own TREAT CUP CARDS from The Cutting Cafe:
RATTLE
HOT AIR BALLOON
CANDY

 FLOWER

 GUMBALL MACHINE
 LADYBUG
THIS SHOWS THAT YOU DON'T HAVE TO RIP THE BACK TO GET THE CANDY OUT.

 PIG

 AND THE SET COMES WITH A BOX................

the possibilities are endless
check out the video by click here.........
I am entering these into the ANYTHING GOES challenge over at Papertake Weekly
AND
Tuesday Throwdown friendship Card challenge
AND
Cute Card Thursday - color blue





Thursday, March 19, 2015

IT'S BLOGVERSARY TIME...........

Hello all, Happy Friday to you all.
Today one of my awesome design team sista's Julie Odil is celebrating having her blog for 3 years.........and boy is she celebrating in a BIG WAY....
We have a huge line up of awesome projects celebrating all kinds of FRIEND projects
WITH LOADS OF PRIZES

check out all of these awesome prizes PLUS many of the people in the hop are offering prizes on their site:
I have 3 fun projects to share with you all today.........
First is this fun coffee friendship card:

Nothing like have a cup of coffee with a good friend. This shaped card is from the Cutting Cafe..you can find it by clicking here.

Up next are two older projects but they celebrate friendship:
For My Crafty friend...This is perfect for a friend that does a lot of sewing:
it even has a little compartment to add sewing goodies to...this project was made using the SEWING MACHINE SET from The Cutting Cafe

and finally this sweet card:
I made this using one of the images in the ELISHA JEAN BERRY SWEET SET from The Cutting Cafe.

Here is the line up of all of the people in the hop:

Here is the complete hop list:

BE SURE TO VISIT EACH of people in the hop to get in on winning some awesome goodies.
You can read more by starting on Julie's blog page.....click here



Friday, March 6, 2015

HAND TO PAPER STUDIO BOOK AND SEEING GREEN

Hello all.......wow what a beautiful day. The sun is shinning and it is about 70 degrees today...SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL.

Today I want to share my project for our dt post over on the Cutting Cafe's Blog...we are featuring projects using the color green...THE TEAM ROCKS twice a month....LOVE THE CAFE TEAM.

I decided to use the new LUCKY TO KNOW YOU OVERLAY SET...

be sure to check out the blog tomorrow to see the other teams projects....

AND...........did you know you can get a hardback book printed out with pretty colors from flickr......I didn't even know that...I did one on my craft room...I would love to really get this published but I first need to find someone to help me with that...here is just a few pictures from the 20 plus double sided pages.







Monday, March 2, 2015

WORKING FROM HOME WRITE UP

Hello all, recently I was asked to do a little write up about working from home out of my craft studio from Tikva Morrow. She is the editor of HomeTalk....which by the way is an awesome site on how to's, decorating and so much more...check them out here.
Anyways check out my little input over at THE MUSE............there are some really cool rooms and some great ideas.........I am number 7....
HUGS

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

EASTER FABRIC DRAWSTRING BAG

Hello all.............I have a super fun and EASY Watch Me Work Wednesdays video to share with you all today.....
I made this super quick drawstring bag out of muslin fabric...Muslin is my all time favorite fabric next to KRAFT paper being my all time favorite fabric...
I then used the EASTER FUN colored image..........
YOU CAN VIEW THE VIDEO HERE

Here's one that I made last year:


Wednesday, February 18, 2015

YOU COLOR MY WORLD

Hello all, did you see the new Crayon sets just released from the Cutting Cafe...I had so much fun making these projects....
Two new sets were released:
CRAYON BOX
CRAYON SHAPED CARD....



Isn't this a fun set? You can view a start to finish video in making this set here.


and here is just a crayon shaped card:

ALL OF THESE ARE AVAILABLE OVER ON AT MY ETSY SHOP........