**UPDATE, 9/30/13, Instructions for making this book are now available on Etsy. Thanks to everyone for the support and interest in this book structure!** Yesterday I made my first book of 2013! The spine is a narrow accordion made from green cardstock, the pages are yellow 9x6 inch envelopes, and the covers have an air mail theme with a ribbon closure. I made this book specifically to store all of the bills I get in the mail. Before I had a drawer stuffed with a year's worth of gas…
DIY envelope- I love this because there are times when I can't find the right size envelope or I want different colors or patterns. Now I can just do it myself then trying to look for it in the store and I love that it starts with a heart shape. super easy
Scrappin' Navy Wife
Hello! It's Whatever Wednesday at MyCreativeTime. This is the day we make whatever we want. :) I used the Lowercase Fun Dies to create my own stencil. I went over that stencil with white embossing paste to make my "happy" word. I ♥ embossing paste! I stamped the hearts from the sweet new set called Puffy Hearts Just For You with soft cantaloupe, fresh peach, and pale tomato Hero Arts inks. The greeting is also from that set, but I masked off the word happy. Pop over to MyCreativeTime to see…
30 Die-Cut Cards & Envelopes by Hot Off The Press Inc (5109920)
Clever card making made easy! If you've ever wanted to send a fancy-fold card, but didn't feel like figuring out the measurements for cuts and folds, then these cards are perfect for you! Each is die cut and scored so all you have to do is decorate, fold and send to friends. So easy--and clever! You'll get 5 each of 6 different card styles (30 cards total!), all made from white cardstock. Designs include 3 different swing cards, a side-step, shutter, and center step design. You'll also get…
Silhouette Tri-Fold Shutter Card
I decided to make a tri-fold shutter card following Beate's tutorial here--and I'm really happy with the results, though this was one of the most labor-intensive cards I've made yet. It's for a very special person, to accompany the Silhouette memory keeper box and the mix 'n' mingle album. Items used are all CTMH except the satin ribbon: Silhouette papers, Chocolate CS, Mocha opaque pearl embellies, foam pop squares, Chocolate ink, Stamp sets: From Me To You & Love Quotes. Scalloped sections…
3" x 3" Card In A Box
If you're loving the Card In A Box technique, how about scaling it down … a whole lot! This 3" x 3" Card In A Box created by papercrafter45 is easy to make … and simply adorable! Card shown is matted with the 8" x 8" "Menagerie" paper stash from Tim Holtz.
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A Reason to Smile for Triple Time Stamping
I'm diggin' the Triple Time Stamping Technique and it's surprisingly easy. Simply layer rectangles of various sizes on top of each other, stamp and then reassemble with mats to produce a crisp and graphic 3-D look. I was inspired to try the Triple Time Stamping Technique after having received the