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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: 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: 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!

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...

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...

Sweet Puppy Dog Shaker Card

Shopify APIMar 5, '21

Today I present a  shaker card using some of my favorite products from Maja Design, Spellbinders,  Buttons Galore and more. The adorable dog stamp  is "Let's Get  Cozy" from Spellbinders.  It was stamped on to watercolor paper and  colored with watercolor pencils. Next, the shaker mix is from Buttons Galore and More.  The...

MINI Tutorial: DIY Encouragement Card

Shopify APIFeb 25, '21

Our  January guest designer, Justin, created this beautifully blend of colors on this  empathy card, & really made it sparkle & shine by using our Sea  Level Sparkletz!   “Iwas inspired by hair barrettes when I made this super blinged out card! Using  some banner die cuts, I tried to...

MINI Tutorial: Thank You Card

Shopify APIFeb 24, '21

This boho chic thank you card was created by our designer,Tara!   Tara says: “For this card, I used somePearlz Tahitian (PZ100) and buttons, seed beads, and sequins from 28Lilac Lane Snow Day (LL128).  I used scraps of patterned papers fromtwo previous layouts that I just couldn't bear to toss...

MINI Tutorial: A Cup of Thanks Card

Shopify APIFeb 23, '21

  Jennifer Levy  made this wonderful wintery thank you card! Jennifer says: “Flatback  pearls are an easy finishing touch to the corners of your projects. Mix and  match different shaker elements, depending on the theme/colors of your project.”   Thank you  Jennifer, this card is beautiful and so creative!  ...

MINI Tutorial: Charm Shaker Card

Shopify APIFeb 20, '21

  Our designer,  Jennifer Levy made this adorable Charm Shaker Card! Jennifer Says: “A charm  added to the front of a card becomes a keepsake once the celebration is over.”   Thank you for  sharing with us Jennifer! We love the card & the added keepsake idea!   PRODUCTS USED:...

May's Tip: Purple Bloom Card

Shopify APIFeb 18, '21

This lovely purple bloom card  was created by May!   May’s Tip: “Use loose  sequins and embellishments to add a layer of color and movement to a shaker  project. By having fun with your background and on top of the shaker element it  adds more depth and detail to your...