Sunday, June 15, 2014

Art with Attitude Blog Hop - Summer Time

The Stampers with an Attitude team is doing a blog hop, themed {Art with an Attitude}!!  "Who are we?" you might ask?  We are Close to My Heart (CTMH) consultants, who are passionate and talented crafters!

You are in the right place if you just came from
{Melissa Robinson's blog}

For this blog hop, we are welcoming in Summer!  I finally scrapped a trip I took late in the summer 2012 to Michigan to visit my BFF's.  This was a fun paper to craft with and so many of CTMH's products/embellies coordinate beautifully with it!

Now Hop on Over To
LOVE IT? - Check back to my blog next week for more info on a Balloon Ride workshop, which features this layout & more!  LMK if you have questions.

Thanks for visiting - now go get inspired!!

Featured Products:
  • Balloon Ride Paper Pack
  • Balloon Ride Compliments
  • Cashmere Stamp Pad
  • Mini-Melody - Rosewood Collection
  • Bronze Shimmer Trim
  • Mini Sparkle Flourishes
  • 3D Foam Tape, Glue Dots & Tombo Adhesive

June 2014 Stampers With an Attitude Blog Hop List:
  1. Inspired by D: Denise Elliott ~ -- you're here!!
  2. If You Bling It: Melinda Everitt ~
  3. Photo Fun with Fawn: Fawn Carriker ~
  4. Shelia's Stamping Stuff: Sheila Bennett ~
  5. Hilary's Crafts: Hilary Reynolds ~
  6. Barbi's Paper Creations: Barbi Kelley ~
  7. Roxybonds Scrappin: Jen Patrick-
  8. Scrappin' In Harmony: Jamie Llewllyn ~
  9. Scrap with Di: Di Crawford ~
  10. Catscrapbooking: Catherine Nowak~
  11. My Heart Felt Sentiments: Melissa Robinson -

Thursday, June 12, 2014

2014 Spring/Summer Retiring List

The list is up!!  Here are the items that will retire on July 31, 2014 (OR are available while supplies last). 

TIP: A way to check on inventory is to log on to my website and search for the item you want.  Then for QTY to add to the cart, type in 9999 - it will say "sorry, there are only x-amount of this item remaining."  Gives you an idea of what's left in inventory.
Don't miss out on your favorites products or things you haven't gotten yet!

Item #   Description
Z1789    Chalkboard 12" x 12" Sheet, Adhesive-backed
Z1832    Spinner
Z1843    Irresistibles™ Frames
Z1844    Color-Ready Trinkets Wooden Shapes
Z1858    Irresistibles™ Hexagons
Z1863    Color-Ready Midtown Cork Shapes
X7170C   Laughing Lola Complements Dimensional Elements
X7171C   Sarita My Stickease® Assortment
X7172C   ProPlayer My Stickease® Assortment
X7173C   Babycakes Complements Canvas Shapes
X7177C   Skylark Dimensional Elements Complements
X7178C   Ivy Lane My Stickease® Assortment
X7179C   Ariana Dimensional Elements Complements
X7180C   Balloon Ride Dimensional Elements Complements
X7181C   Jubilee Dimensional Elements Complements
X7182C   Timberline My Stickease® Assortment
X7183C  Lollydoodle My Stickease® Assortment
Z1039    Create A Shade Pearl Paint
Z1825    Keyboard Kraft Alphabet
Z1835    Tiny Type Epoxy Alphabet
Z1961    Marquee Enamel Shapes–White
Z1891    Base & Bling Teal Jewels
Z1892    Base & Bling Black Jewels
Z1893    Base & Bling Red Jewels
Z1894    Base & Bling Pink Jewels
Z1895    Base & Bling Purple Jewels
Z1854    Laughing Lola Assortment
Z1869    Babycakes Assortment
Z1873    Sarita Assortment
Z1879    ProPlayer Assortment
Z3000    Skylark Assortment
Z3001    Ivy Lane Assortment
Z3002    Ariana Assortment
Z3003    Balloon Ride Assortment
Z3004    Jubilee Assortment
Z3005    Timberline Assortment
Z3006    Lollydoodle Assortment
Z1837    Mini-Medley Accents Wooden Collection
Z1702    Baker's Twine Paradise Assortment
Z1751    Harvest Baker's Twine
Z1760    Burlap Ribbon
Z1808    Outdoor Denim Chevron Ribbon
Z1817    Slate Polka-Dot Washi Tape
Z1826    Hollyhock Zipper Lace
Z1846    Ruby Chevron Ribbon
Z1850    Lagoon Houndstooth Washi Tape
Z1867    Jute Ribbon
Z1917    Lagoon Zipper Lace
Z1930    Chocolate Woodgrain Washi Tape
Z1343    12 x 12 Post Bound Album- Cranberry
Z1344    12 x 12 Post Bound Album- Hollyhock
Z1345    12 x 12 Post Bound Album- Black
Z1348    WIP 12x12 Album- Chocolate
Z1911    Designed Décor Frame Kit
Z1874    Base & Bling Necklace
Z1875    Base & Bling Cuff
Z1876    Base & Bling Hair Clips
Z1877    Base & Bling Rings
Z1878    Base & Bling Headband
Z1195    My Creations Memory Showcase 6x6
Z1647    My Creations® Card Box
Z1797    My Creations® Bracket Frame
Z1868    My Creations® Kraft Ring Box
Z1870    My Creations® Kraft Pocket Album
X1404    TrueFitFolios(5)
Z1820    For Always Textiles
Z1885    Sarita Textiles
Z1970    Skylark Textiles
Z1971    Jubilee Textiles
Z1801    Alcohol Blending Marker
Z2400    Marker Set: Twilight
Z2401    Marker Set: Crystal Blue
Z2402    Marker Set: Sky
Z2403    Marker Set: Juniper
Z2404    Marker Set: Sweet Leaf
Z2405    Marker Set: Buttercup
Z2406    Marker Set: Creme Brulee
Z2407    Marker Set: Sorbet
Z2408    Marker Set: Blush
Z2409    Marker Set: Smoothie
Z2410    Marker Set: Gypsy
Z2411    Marker Set: Pacifica
Z2412    Marker Set: Lagoon
Z2413    Marker Set: Topiary
Z2414    Marker Set: Pear
Z2415    Marker Set: Honey
Z2416    Marker Set: Sunset
Z2417    Marker Set: Cotton Candy
Z2418    Marker Set: Hollyhock
Z2419    Marker Set: Cranberry
Z2420    Marker Set: Smokey Plum
Z2421    Marker Set: Outdoor Denim
Z2422    Marker Set: Indian Corn Blue
Z2423    Marker Set: Ponderosa Pine
Z2424    Marker Set: New England Ivy
Z2425    Marker Set: Olive
Z2426    Marker Set: Goldrush
Z2427    Marker Set: Autumn Terracotta
Z2428    Marker Set: Barn Red
Z2429    Marker Set: Ruby
Z2430    Marker Set: Black
Z2431    Marker Set: Slate
Z2432    Marker Set: Whisper
Z2206    Reinker Blush
Z2210    Reinker Buttercup
Z2260    Reinker Twilight
Z2267    Reinker Crème Brulee
Z2294    Reinker Sky   
Z2106    Stamp Pad Blush
Z2110    Stamp Pad Buttercup
Z2160    Stamp Pad Twilight
Z2167    Stamp Pad Crème Brulee
Z2194    Stamp Pad Sky   
Z2500    Whimsy Mini Pigment Set
Z4133    Marker Tower
1271      Cardstock12x12 Buttercup
X5640    Cardstock12x12 Blush
X5666    Cardstock12x12 Twilight
X5754    Cardstock12x12 CremeBrulee
X5761    Cardstock 12x12 Sky
X5936    Whimsy Cardstock Combo
X7170B   Laughing Lola Paper Packet
X7171B   Sarita Paper Packet
X7172B   ProPlayer Paper Packet
X7173B   Babycakes Paper Packet
X7177B   Skylark Paper Packet
X7178B   Ivy Lane Paper Packet
X7179B   Ariana Paper Packet
X7180B   Balloon Ride Paper Packet
X7181B  Jubilee Paper Packet
X7182B   Timberline Paper Packet
X7183B   Lollydoodle Paper Packet
1514       Tombow Adhesive
1515       Tombow Adhesive Refill
Z1311     Circle Punch 1.25"
Z338       Euro Personal Paper Trimmer
Z1114     Piercing Tool Kit
A1130    Quick Cards-Bountiful Season
A1143    Teddy Bear Birthday
A1144    Birthday Cheer
A1145    Flowering Thanks
A1158    Doodle Signs
A1160    This Is Good
B1407    School Is Here
B1411    Greek Alphabet
B1425    Stitched with Love
B1426    Pick a Posy
B1446    Some Bunny
B1447    A Mother's Love
B1448    My Hero
B1451    Enjoy the Little Things
C1473    Remarkable Wreath
C1510    Merry & Bright
C1524    Words of Comfort
C1555    Count Your Blessings
C1563    Cityscape
C1572    On Holiday (Australia Only)
D1483    Glory To God
D1514    Just a Number
D1551    Swirls Around
D1557    Candyland
D1564    Maximum Power

D1583    Unicorn Dreams

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Inspired By Blog Challenge - Color Dare #96

I have been working on a Balloon Ride workshop (details to come soon!) so this week's Color My Heart challenge coincided perfectly! 

Color Dare Challenge #96 features the Close to My Heart colors: Sorbet, Creme Brulee, and Crystal Blue (Juniper & Sky optional colors). 


Lots of layering, dimension, and distressing.  It just fell together!

Thanks for stopping by - Happy Scrapping!!

Won first place for this blog challenge!! :)

Featured Products (all from Close to My Heart - SHOP HERE):

  • Balloon Ride Paper Pack
  • Balloon Ride Compliments
  • Mini-Melody Accents: Rosewood Collection
  • Cashmere Stamp Pad
  • White Daisy Value Card Pack
  • 3D Foam Tape

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Rediscover Fun in June

Have you downloaded your FREE Close to My Heart file this month???  It's super cute & perfect for summer!

It's only available through June 30, 2014 - so get yours now!

Please note that the picture above is not the best quality - download the PDF file for the best print quality.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Celebrate 30 Years with CTMH!!

The June Constant campaign honors Close to My Heart’s founder and CEO Jeanette Lynton’s 30-year anniversary in the stamping and scrapbooking industry by showering you with great gift collections!
When you place an order totaling $50 during the month of June, you can add your choice of 1 of 6 great gift collections to your order for just $30! 

Each collection has an original retail value of at least $50 —some even as high as $65. Plus, each collection is perfectly tailored to fit a variety of interests and styles. They feature everything from gift bags to ribbons to washi tape to alphabets—and much more!

Delightful Ribbon and Trim Collection
  • Hemp Black
  • Dark Chocolate Striped Grosgrain Ribbon
  • Color-Ready Seam Binding Ribbon
  • Party Washi Tape 3-Pack
  • Sparkle & Shine Washi Tape 3-Pack
  • Colonial White Rosette Ribbon

Extraordinary Embellishments Collection
  • Mini Medley Accents Antiqued Gold Collection
  • Just Blooms™ Floret Paper Shapes
  • Pixie Glitter Alphabet
  • Glamour Glitter Alphabet
  • Color Ready-Canvas Alphabet
  • Chalkboard Shapes
  • Durables Round Studs
  • Durables Square Studs
  • Colonial White Rosette Ribbon

Accessory Coordinates Collection
  • Black Striped Grosgrain Ribbon
  • Dark Chocolate Striped Grosgrain Ribbon
  • Huntington Complements
  • Chantilly Complements
  • Huntington Assortment
  • For Always Assortment
  • Tommy Assortment
  • Surfs Up Assortment
  • Chantilly Assortment

Holiday Happiness Collection
  • Season’s Tweetings Gift Bags (2 sets)
  • Frosted Paper Packet
  • Frosted Complements
  • Frosted Assortment
  • Sparkle & Shine Textiles
  • Sparkle Holiday Shapes
  • Sparkle & Shine Complements
  • Sparkle & Shine Assortment

Papercrafting Possibilities Collection
  • Color-Ready Seam Binding Ribbon
  • Bronze Glitz Glitter Gel
  • Almond Glitz Glitter Gel
  • Colonial White Die-Cut Cards
  • My Creations™ Cubby
  • My Creations™ Collage Cubes
  • My Creations™ Star

Gifts and Kits Collection
  • Hemp Black
  • Glamour Glitter Alphabet
  • My Originals™ Matchbook Card Kit
  • Chantilly Textiles
  • Seasons Tweetings Gift Bags (2 sets)
  • My Creations™ Collage Cubes

Sunday, June 1, 2014

June Stamp of the Month - Kaboom

The June Stamp of the Month (SOTM) is Kaboom.  Buy it at full retail price for $17.95* or earn it at a discounted price of $5* with a $50 order, before tax and shipping.

This explosive stamp set will only be available through June 30, 2014.  Visit my website to get your SOTM today!! 

* = plus tax and S&H