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MINI Tutorial: Thinking of You Card

Shopify APIMar 30, '21

Our designer Tara made this adorable thinking  of you card.   Tara says: “I needed a special thinking of you card for a  friend who is really struggling right now.  I used buttons, a charm, and  the ribbon from the 28  Lilac Lane Hello, Cupcake (LL101) kit to create this...

MINI Tutorial: Border Shaker Element- DIY Scrapbook Layout

Shopify APIMar 26, '21

Our designer Tara O’Rourke comes up with the  most creative and beautiful scrapbook layouts!   Tara says: “I created a large shaker element  for the border of this layout.  I fell in love with the 28  Lilac Lane Glittering Stars mix (LL541).  I wanted to use this with a  photo...

MINI Tutorial: Slimline Easter Cards with Card Holder

Shopify APIMar 24, '21

This super cheery and delightful craft  was made by our designer Bre! She created two slimline Easter themed cards,  along with a box to store them in!     Bre says: “I thought it would be  really fun to create a box to hold slimline Easter cards. So, I used...

MINI Tutorial: Mini Easter Eggs

Shopify APIMar 22, '21

Our designer, Jennifer Levy, made these  adorable mini-Easter eggs! Perfect for decorating any room for Easter!           Jenn says: “Unlike traditional Easter  eggs, decorated foam eggs last from year to year!”           Thanks for sharing Jenn!    

MINI Tutorial: Scrapbook Layout with Shaker Element

Shopify APIMar 20, '21

Our deigner, Tara O’Rourke made this beautiful  scrapbook layout, and added the element of a shaker!   Tara says: “I  am a scrapbooker at heart.  It's my first love and I really like to  incorporate the 28 Lilac Lane mixes into my pages.  This layout features a  large title with...

MINI Tutorial: Hoppy Easter Shaker Gift Tag

Shopify APIMar 18, '21

Our designer, Bre Canete, always  creates the most adorable crafts! This is an Easter gift tag, that cleverly  says “Hoppy Easter”.   Bre says: “I used a slimline tag die  to create the backing piece. I die cut a white piece of cardstock for  stabilityand a sheet of patterned paper...

MINI Tutorial: Kitchen Mixer Shaker Cards

Shopify APIMar 16, '21

Our designer, Jennifer Levy created  these wonderful and whimsy mixer shaker cards!   Jennifer tip: “3mm foam is the  perfect size to create shaker cards using Sprinkletz shaker bits.”   Thank you so much for sharing  Jennifer! These are adorable!

MINI Tutorial: Easter Themed shaker Gift Bag

Shopify APIMar 12, '21

This  adorable Easter gift/treat bag was made by May Flaum. She had such a great tip  for creating this.   May says: “Using the sprinkletz  container, I traced and cut a hole from the front of this bag to create a  custom Easter goodie bag before filling it with new...

St. Patrick's Day Cards Part 2

Shopify APIMar 11, '21

Hello Friends!  Today is Part 2 of my celebration of all things  luck and Irish - meaning shaker cards with a St. Patrick's Day theme.   You can see Part 1 here.    Let's shake some luck into the  month of March with St. Patrick's Day shaker cards. I don't think I...

MINI Tutorial: Bottle Cap Charms

Shopify APIMar 10, '21

One of our talented designers,  Jennifer Levy, created these sweet treat bottle cap charms! These are perfect  for your keys, a backpack, or even as a fun necklace!   Jennifer says: “Glue a few traditional  and shaped buttons to a craft bottle cap to create a fun charm. Sequins can ...

St. Patrick's Day Shaker Cards Part 1

Shopify APIMar 9, '21

Welcometo Part 1  -  St Patrick's Day Shaker Cards   Hello crafty friends! Let's shake some luck  into the month of March with St. Patrick's Day shaker cards. I don't think I  know anyone who would pass on a little luck.  Today I'll be showcasing chipboard  shakers from Creative Embellishments and shaker...

MINI Tutorial: Leprechaun Box Card

Shopify APIMar 8, '21

This  super creative card was created by our lovely designer Tara O’Rourke!     Tara says: “This  is a box card that folds flat to mail!  It came together easily and I was  able to embellish it with some new product from Buttons Galore and More! I used the flat back...