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Cutting Cards with the Silhouette

I started my Silhouette journey as a paper crafter and it has expanded from there. But, I always still love getting paper out and playing with it. I love being able to make custom cards and unique items with my Silhouette machines. It was my husband's birthday last month, so I needed a card. This… Continue reading Cutting Cards with the Silhouette

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Goodbye 2017!!

Today I took down the ornaments on our Christmas tree and as I was packing away some of the ones my children had made in school, I had a thought to use a file I purchased in the Silhouette Design store called an ornament box. So as soon as the rest of the ornaments were… Continue reading Goodbye 2017!!

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3D Lantern

As we are all thinking of packing away that Christmas decor, I thought I would share a 3-D project I made to add to my Christmas decor this year. I love working with paper crafts and 3-D items. This 3-D Nativity Scene Lantern is from the Silhouette design store and right now is the big… Continue reading 3D Lantern

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Sparkly Unicorn

September happens to be my Mom's birthday month and I wanted to make her a special card. I found this Unicorn Hug Gift Card holder from the Silhouette Design store that I had acquired at some time and I thought it would be perfect. I had purchased a couple pairs of earrings from Mags Bonham… Continue reading Sparkly Unicorn

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Classroom decor

One thing I love about having my Silhouette Cameo is being able to help out my kid's teacher's with bulletin boards and other projects they have in the classroom. I feel out teacher's could use all the help they can get in the classroom and since I have little ones at home, I am unable… Continue reading Classroom decor

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Where ever you are, I hope that you have a wonderful Valentine's Day! After hubby asked me if I could make a pop up flower card, I just had to try out several that I found.... In my last blog post, I showed you a card in a box bouquet that I found in the… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Friendly Flamingos

A friend had a birthday coming up and I thought it was a perfect time to pull these guys out. I love these card in a box cards! I found my box template at Myscrapchick.com HERE and cut it with my Silhouette Cameo. The box cut file cuts out the box to assemble, the pieces of… Continue reading Friendly Flamingos

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Happy February!

Happy February! Here is my cover page for my planner - I could not resist the peacock page and it was one the first one I completed. I used the CTMH ShinHan twin touch markers to color it and then the new Gold Shimmer brush pen to add bling to the page. I love how… Continue reading Happy February!

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Personalizing scrapbook album covers 

I love to give these mini albums as gifts, especially to grandparents. But, I like to make them even better by giving it a personal touch and what better way than..... vinyl!!! This bundle is available at a discount until December 31st in the "It's the Little Things" promotion found HERE. To get it centered… Continue reading Personalizing scrapbook album covers