Monday, October 1, 2018

Advent Claendar

Make this holiday season extra joyful with this enchanting advent calendar from the brand new Cricut® Season of Joy collection.
The base kit ($25.95) provides the basic materials you’ll need, but you’ll need a few additional items to complete the project. If you don’t have these items already, make sure to also add them to your order:
  • Cricut® Season of Joy Digital Collection (Z3296)
  • My Acrylix® Snug Background Stamp Set (B1634)
  • Clear Sparkles (Z3274)
  • New England Ivy Burlap Ribbon (Z4170)

Holiday Sparkle - Shaker Card Kits

Shake things up this holiday season with the Holiday Sparkle Cut Above® card kit! This kit contains materials for creating 12 festive shaker cards, including printed card bases, die-cut pieces, stickers, sparkly sequins, and simple assembly instructions. 


Get a 20% discount when you get the Holiday Sparkle Bundle, which pairs the card kit with the My Acrylix® Love with All the Trimmings stamp set, specially designed to further customize the insides of your cards.

  • 12 pre-printed card bases
  • 12 white envelopes
  • die-cuts, stickers
  • sequins pack
  • shaker window foam
  • acetate pieces







  • Cut Above® Card Kit—Holiday Sparkle 
  • My Acrylix® Love with All the Trimmings stamp set

Only available October 1 – 31 while supplies last. 




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October Stamp of the Month - Thanks & Giving

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.








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Sunday, September 30, 2018

Important Things

Highlight the unique things that are important to you with The Important Things Everyday Life™ workshop. This workshop shows you how to create eight 6" x 8" layouts plus a title page and a closing page for an Everyday Life™ album. 



The Important Things Bundle CC9900 includes:
$15.50

  • 2 sheets Hello Pumpkin Bulk paper (12"x12")
  • 8 cardstock sheets (12"x12"; 1 Black, 1 Candy Apple, 2 Lagoon, 4 White Daisy)
  • 9 Everyday Life™ Memory Protectors™ (5 - 6"x8", 2 each of 4"x6" and 3"x4")
  • 4 Flips Flaps™ Memory Protectors™ (2 each of 4"x6" and 3"x4")



Additional items needed:

  • Everyday Life™ Album—Black (Z4219)
  • Picture My Life™ Cards—Perfectly Imperfect (X7236E)
  • Hello Pumpkin Washi Tape (Z4214)
  • Silver Glitter Gems (Z4191)
  • Marvy® Uchida® LePen™ Journaling Pen (Z1979)

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Friday, September 28, 2018

Cropping at Gretchen's - October 27th

Saturday, October 27th
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!


Thursday, September 20, 2018

Here's to You Workshop

Saturday, November 3rd 
1:00 p.m.
$30

We'll make 7 beautiful cards and one layout which are perfect for a variety of occasions.




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Sunday, September 16, 2018

Memories in the Making - Calendar or Layout Kit!

Celebrate National Stamping Month with the exclusive Memories in the Making kit.  

This fabulous kit contains die-cut pieces and stickers for creating 13 single 12″ × 12″ pages you can add to a scrapbook album or use to adorn the pages of a calendar for the coming year! 

Save 30% when you purchase a bundle that pairs the kit with this month’s exclusive My Acrylix® Memories in the Making stamp sets and a My Creations™ calendar!  Shop Now!

Interested in a workshop for this project?  Contact me!




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