Author Archives: Cindy

Happy Planner Update – May Finished Planner Pages

Happy Planner UpdateHaving purchased the Happy Planner over a month ago, I have been having a lot of fun documenting my daily comings and goings.  Its a great grown up kind of diary complete with cool pretty stickers, colorful gel pens, photos, … Read the rest

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Ice Cream Birthday Card – Clear Card

Ice Cream Birthday CardWith the temps here climbing into the 100 degree range, a cool refreshing ice cream cone just tastes so darn good!  The trick is to eat it before it can melt. LOL  My freezer is stocked with the basics, vanilla … Read the rest

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Hoppy Little Baby Card – Stampin Up Made with Love

Hoppy Little Baby Card

Good morning!  I dreamt of making baby cards last night.  So when I got up this morning and got that first all important cup of coffee in me I was ready to start creating.

But first I really needed to … Read the rest

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My New Create 365 Happy Planner

Happy PlannerHaving just got over the cold bug I seem to have caught the scrapbook planner bug.  Must be from all that surfing around the interweb while I was sick.  Found a few blogs that had posts about their planners and … Read the rest

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Happy Graduation Card Tutorial – Embossing Paper Technique

Card Tutorial - Embossing Paper TechniqueGood Morning my fellow peeps.  With my coffee in hand I am settling into the Crafting Palace to create.  Wahoooooo.  LOL  Last night I cleaned the previous creating bomb mess and my desk is already to start a new project.  … Read the rest

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Circle of Spring Mother’s Day Card – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Circle of Spring Mother's Day Card - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Circle of Spring Stamp Set makes a great Mother’s Day Card.  Stamping your own background in the colors of your choice is a great way to personalize your card.

 Circle of Spring Mothers Day Card

  • Circle of Spring Stamp Set
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Avant Garden Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Avant Garden Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersIt is warming up in my neck of the woods and it feels sooooo nice.  And unfortunately I came done with a bad cold which has sidelined me for the past 2 weeks.  Ugh I hate being sick but I … Read the rest

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Counting Sheep Scrapbook Page Layout – 2

Counting Sheep Scrapbook Page Layout - 2

Here is the 2nd page to complete the Treasure Box Designs Counting Sheep Scrapbook Layout.  I fell in love with the paper combination I used.  And cutting the numbers from the silver glitter paper made the layout just sparkle.

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Happy Birthday Card using Kraft Cardstock – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Happy Birthday Card

During my crafting retreat weekend with my sister I was able to finish this Happy Birthday Card for a dear friend.  I got to use my new flower punch and my Spectrum Noir markers.  The Stampin Up Linen thread added … Read the rest

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Make A Medallion Thank You Card Tutorial

Make A Medallion Thank You Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

It is nice to be able to make a quick card should I need it, this Medallion Thank You Card is great for that.

I love the two tone stamp set and the endless color combinations that are possible.

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Counting Sheep Scrapbook Page Layout – Page 1

Counting Sheep Scrapbook Page Layout - Page 1Ever try counting sheep to try to get to sleep?  This page reminds me of when my two daughters were young and trying to get them to sleep was challenging!

My embellishments were from Treasure Box Designs and were from … Read the rest

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Party Animal Scrapbook Page 2 -2 Crafty Little Sisters

Party Animal Scrapbook Layout Page 2 of the Party Animals Scrapbook Layout is here.  Wahooooo

The picture does not show how really cute it is in person.  The balloons were cut with glitter paper and it adds sparkle to the page.

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Easter Mini Treat Basket – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Easter Mini Basket TutorialGood morning!  I was up early and enjoying my cup of coffee making a list of my projects for the day and first on my list was to make a little something to take to a get together we are … Read the rest

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Easter Treat Box – Circle of Spring Stamp Set

Easter Treat Box - Circle of Spring Stamp Set

I got to looking at the calendar and realized that Easter was sneaking up on me very quickly.

So I went to my number one source for inspiration – Pinterest.  Otherwise know as a black hole of disappearing time!!  But … Read the rest

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Happy Easter Chickie Bag Topper Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Happy Easter Chickie Bag Topper TutorialI got to play today in the Crafting Palace and one of the items I wanted to make was a Easter topper to go with some goodie bags I wanted to make for the neighbors.

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Easter Treat Pouches Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Easter Treat Pouches Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersEaster Treat Pouches Tutorial

Easter Treat Pouches are so easy and quick to make.  It makes the perfect little treat to add to your Easter dinner table settings.  Also you can add a tag with that persons name on it… Read the rest

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Oval Happy Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Oval Happy Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

 

In a hurry?  Here is a quick, easy card to whip up in no time flat.  Oval Happy Birthday Card.

Stamp in any sentiment that you need and you have got a lovely handmade card gifted from the heart.… Read the rest

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Kids Birthday Party Animals Scrapbook Page Layout Page 1

Kids Birthday Party Animals Scrapbook Page Layout

Searching for the perfect scrapbook page layout to remember your child’s birthday party.The Kids Birthday Party Animals Scrapbook Page Layout is just right to remember that special birthday.

Have we got a great layout for you!  It features the cutest … Read the rest

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Sing You a Song Birthday Card Tutorial

Sing You a Song Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

 

In a hurry?  Here is a quick, easy card to whip up in no time flat.  Sing You a Song Birthday Card.

Stamp in any sentiment that you need and you have got a lovely handmade card gifted from … Read the rest

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2 Tasty Truck Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Tasty Truck Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

 

I spent the morning playing around with the Stampin’ Up! SALE-A-BRATION Tasty Trucks stamp set.  I had a goal to make 10 different card with it and I succeeded.

Here is 2 of the handmade cards I made.  I … Read the rest

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Sky High Balloon Birthday Card

Sky high balloon birthday card

Sitting here in the Crafting Palace (aka the dining room) and sipping my coffee while I pull out cardstock, ink pads, punches and my paper trimmer.  Ahhhh the good life.

I love the process of creating a new card for … Read the rest

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Make a Custom Envelope Using an Envelope Punch Board

Make a Custom Envelope Using Envelope Punch BoardMake a Custom Envelope Easy peasy!!

Ever wondered how to use the Envelope Punch Board.  Here is a step by step picture tutorial to make a cute envelope to go with the Balloon Birthday Card.  The post for this … Read the rest

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Balloon Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Balloon Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersBalloon Birthday Card Tutorial.  WOW! A whole afternoon just playing with the paper and stamp sets is a dream come true!!

First of all, I cleared off my table and brought out all the my  cardstock, stamps, and framelits to … Read the rest

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Congrats to You Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Congrats Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersCongrats to you!  First of all I get my cup of coffee and settle into the Crafting Palace to start the day creating this cute card. And it is really nice to have a great view of the flowering apricot … Read the rest

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The Best Ever Craft Tool – Envelope Punch Board

Best Ever Craft Tool Envelope Punch Board - 2 Crafty Little SistersLet me introduce the Envelope Punch Board.  I believe every crafter should have this tool tucked away in their craft room.

Possibilities are endless as to what you can do with this wondrous beauty.

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