♥ Friendship Card | A Simple Way to make them FAST! ♥

I am a girl of convenience.  I drive my husband and kids crazy but it's me.  I love things at my fingertips, I love to have my desk and drawers in a way that I can easily find and do things.  I am not saying it is the most organized but I'm an out of sight out of mind type of girl.  This leads to my hoarding of "stuff" I suppose.  :) I put these sweet friendship cards together in a matter of … [Read more...]

Support Cards

Good Morning and Happy Friday!  If you're looking for the T.G.I.F. Linky Party -- please click here. ================ For today....I'm excited to share some first peeks at Ms. Robyn's brand new stamp release - April 2012.  These stamp collections are A-W-E-S-O-M-E!  Click here to see other projects by fellow design team members & here to order these awesome sets for yourself.  … [Read more...]

{Dragonfly} Post-It Note Holder & Card

When my good friend, co-worker, and crafting bestie, Jennifer -- told me she found another job that would be better for her & her family I knew it would be hard to say good-bye…..{sniffle} I'm sooooo sad to see her leave us but excited for her new venture….because I know it's something she really wants. YAY Jen!! I knew I'd have to create something very special for her…..and I definitely … [Read more...]

Friendship Card using Car Decals

I recently participated in a card swap with some friends and wanted to show you the card I created for each of the participants.  This is what the Swap Coordinator came up with for a "theme".... Monochromatic (I honestly had no idea what this meant but did the best I could.  I should have used dictionary.com LOL!  It means "one color or enhancing of 2 colors"....I'm such a dud! But I learned … [Read more...]

Sunflower Friendship Card

One of my favorite tools right now is my iTop punches.  I have 2 - the 28mm and 16mm. With a punch in the paper of my choice I have an instant flower.  I know you've seen me use this punch on multiple projects and I just can't... help... it.  I LOVE it.   For this project I created these cards for some friends and since I was multi-tasking I wanted something simple.  I think the flower is a … [Read more...]

It’s My Birthday Today! Blog Hop & Party Favors!

 Hi everyone and welcome to my Birthday Bash Blog Hop -- Today, May 23 is my actual birthday and I couldn't think of a better way to celebrate it than with my sweet CJToo friends.  You all make my blog successful by visiting and leaving me sweet comments about my work.  My heart is so full -- thank you!  I can't count the amazing friendships I've made with people I have never met in person.  I … [Read more...]

Birthday Card using Imagine "Better Together"

Hi my CJToo friends and welcome back for another project -- SURPRISE....I created something using my Cricut Imagine machine.  YAY!   Here is a card I created for a friend to say "Happy Belated Birthday".  I used my Imagine and can say I am really getting the hang of it.  Thanks to the video's by my friend Edna.  I'm picking up so many useful tips.  Check out her You Tube channel HERE. … [Read more...]

Girlie Easel Birthday Card using Forever Young

Hi everyone -- okay I am TOTALLY hooked on making easel cards right now so I hope you don't mind another one.  I made this one for another sister-in-law's birthday (I'm blessed with many) -- and I hope you like it too.  She loved it!  :) Purse from Kate's ABC's Lady from Forever Young Card measures 5" x 5.50" Purse-onality stamp ~ Pink-alicous by MyPinkStamper inside large … [Read more...]

Gotta Have Friends Blog Hop

Welcome to the Gotta Have Friends Blog Hop hosted by my sweet and very talented friend Alex from You Had Me at Craft.  What a fun day we have in store for you.  If you came from Alex's blog you are on the right track....if you want to start at the beginning click here.   Today's projects are all about friendship -- and for my project I decided to do a set of friendship cards. I hope you find them … [Read more...]

Friendship Card featuring MPS Fabulous Phrases

I was so excited to get some *happy mail* today which included more of the fabulous stamps from Robyn, My Pink Stamper.....to play and design with.   When she released the 10 new sets this past January I immediately fell in love with the Fabulous Phrases set (shown below) because I think these phrases are PERFECT for my projects (and yours too)...I love the way you can stamp along the border of … [Read more...]