{Happy Birthday} Tie Card

Happy Friday! I created this card for my Boss who wears a dress shirt and tie everyday so I thought it would be a fun card idea to celebrate his birthday! I watched this video on YouTube to get the general idea of size and how to get started. It was pretty easy to do after watching her steps. :)  I love YouTube video tutorials.  Such a wealth of visual information. The patterned paper (shirt … [Read more...]

♥ Car Wash Gift Basket for Teenage Boy

Giving gifts to teenagers can be a bit tricky unless they give you a specific list of what they want. And the store of where to get it The aisle it is on The exact color they want Etc…… When you have a young boy who just turned 16, just got his first set of wheels, washes his truck three times a week what would be a good gift? You guessed it! Car Washing supplies!   Okay this has … [Read more...]

♥ How to turn a Paper Bag into a Cute Purse Gift Card Holder

What a fun project I have to share with you today. My twin nieces just turned 10 and are into all of the girlie things like clothes. Being that I have all boys I am not the best to shop for junior girls so the next best thing is cash. That way they can shop for their own clothes or buy what they want. I put these cute gift bags together for them and wanted to share how I did it. See the … [Read more...]

♥ Happy Birthday Princess Card | Using Extra Cricut Cuts ♥

Now I've had my Cricut die cutting machine since 2009 and have cut many shapes out of card stock over the years that I used for projects, cards, scrapbook pages and more. Any paper crafter knows that you always have those extra pieces of paper, extra cuts that are too small, too big, not the right color or what have you.  So, what to do with them? Throw them in an "extra cuts" drawer and move … [Read more...]

{Zebra Birthday Card} using Cricut Paisley Cartridge

If you love whimsical images and have a cricut die cutting machine the Paisley cricut cartridge is one to have in your collection. It includes this adorable zebra in a car image that is perfect for little girl or big girls too! My twin nieces celebrated their 9th birthday recently and had a party theme of zebra stuff. If you've been following my blog or creativeness for any amount of … [Read more...]

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday – {Our Party Ideas}

Over the week-end -- I helped my good friend set up a few items for a 1st Birthday party for her sweet little guy.  She chose The Very Hungry Caterpillar theme based on this book here.  This is a super adorable fun theme for a first or second birthday. I wanted to share a few pictures with you for ideas we used -- I was very lucky to find fabulous ideas by searching around the web and wanted to … [Read more...]

Black Zebra Birthday Bag & Cupcake Card

     WELCOME!!     Thanks for hopping along with us today for the Special Release Blog Hop featuring new products by My Pink Stamper -- I know you will all LOVE them!    You should have arrived from Roberta's blog....     How about this awesome announcment!!       My Pink Stamper Image Stamp Kits intoducing   Birthday … [Read more...]

Pinkalicious Blog Hop – November

Welcome to the November edition of the Pinkalicious Blog Hop hosted by Robyn, My Pink Stamper.  If you're following the hop you should have arrived from Sharon's blog.  For my project I chose to make a 12 x 12 scrapbook layout featuring sentiments from the new set More Fabulous Phrases (see photo below) and the adorable elephant from Birthday Bash by Cricut. This sentiment is from the new set … [Read more...]

Monogrammed Birthday Friend Tags

If your child is like mine they get invited to many birthday parties.  You can create a personalized card to keep on hand and attach it to the outside (or inside) of the gift.  It is so stinkin' cute to see adorable cards attached to the gift.  Just have your child sign the bottom in their handwriting and it makes it even more special.   For the monogram - find a font you like on your computer … [Read more...]

Birthday Bag for Fireman’s Birthday! Video #167

Hi everyone ~  I'm here to show you another Designer tutorial using an ADORABLE digital image by Digital Delights by Louby Loo. I created this birthday bag using Fireman Peyton (colored) for a special little boy who is turning 3 years old soon and is having a big - ole - fireman - themed - birthday - party.  How perfect is this little guy!!!  The best thing is that I created the front of the bag … [Read more...]