Friday, January 31, 2014

Hurry, before time runs out...

Today is the last day of the month so that means several of our specials will end. Take advantage before time runs out

            Cloud Nine card making kit

           January Stamp of the Month

And then there's the Retired List. 

You can find all of these items on my website, 

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Another Pajama Party!

Close To My Heart is teaming up with Big Picture Classes again to bring you a live webcast with step-by-step instructions for making this Valentine’s Day scrapbook page. It’s the perfect way to showcase your precious photos of that special someone.

The free webcast will air Thursday, January 30 at 7:00 pm (MST). The Pajama Party will be available for FREE at on January 30, and will be archived after the event for future viewing.

If you would like to interact on the message board, participate in live chat, post to the gallery, download handouts, or enter any contests, you will need to log in to the Pajama Party “classroom” by creating a free account on the Big Picture Class website.

To make our “Lucky in Love” scrapbook page, you will want to have the following items—or similar products—on hand:

G1066 Workshops on the Go™ Sarita Scrapbooking Kit
X5935 Adventure Cardstock Combo Pack
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z2106 Blush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2170 Ruby Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1826 Hollyhock Zipper Lace
Z1807 Pink Glitter Gems
Z1850 Lagoon Houndstooth Washi Tape
Z1294 Sanding Kit
Z1151 3-D Foam Tape

Monday, January 20, 2014

Artbooking Made Easy: Love, Love, Love

Love making mini albums? Love Close To My Heart's Cricut® Artbooking cartridge? Love learning chic techniques for papercrafting? You will love this episode of Artbooking Made Easy where we show you how to create two trendy looks using re-inker, sponge daubers, and mini album pages cut from the Artbooking cartridge. Be sure to contact your Consultant to learn more.

Don't forget about the Retired List

Don't forget about the Retired List. Several items have already sold out. You can check it out here.

Friday, January 17, 2014

Clearly The Best: Subway Speak (S02E09)

Say it with subway art! Make a tile using this fun technique and the My Creations™ 6" x 6" canvas display from Close To My Heart.

Clearly The Best: Curtains Sew Easy (S02E08)

Let Close To My Heart show you how to hand craft your own set of bistro curtains with our terrific textiles, NO sewing involved! Curtains so simple you'll come unstitched!

Clearly The Best: A Countdown to Love (S02E07)

Say "I love you" in a new way, every day, using the Designed D├ęcor black frame and My Creations® muslin drawstring bags from Close To My Heart.

Clearly The Best: Crafts for Your Curls (S02E06)

Treat your tresses to some handcrafted style made with Close To My Heart products. You'll love the Base & Bling hair clip, Cricut®-cut fabric flowers, and more!

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Artbooking Made Easy: Love Is in the Air

Use Close To My Heart's Cricut® Artbooking cartridge to create striking scrapbook pages for your loved ones, from happy couples to loving families to cherub-like babies and so much more! Plus, learn how to create dramatic backgrounds to perfectly complement your love-struck photos.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Artbooking Made Easy: Inspiration Mini Albums

With the inspiration-themed keys of the Cricut® Artbooking cartridge from Close To My Heart, your scrapbook pages will say the things you can't put into words yourself. Watch the video for ideas on combining your most treasured memories with borders, overlays, and other complementary shapes from the cartridge to make inspiring artwork of your own.

January Stamp Of The Month Blog Hop...Cross-Stitch Wishes

Cross-Stitch Wishes, January 2014 Stamp Of The Month

I finally got this Stamp of the Month Blog Hop posted. I got a new computer for Christmas and i'm having trouble getting used to Windows 8. Actually, I hate it. Anyway, here is this month's blog hop. You can order it from my website for only $5.00 with a qualifying order.

Enjoy the hop!

Adeline Brill  www,
Lisa Sargent  www,
Michelle Johns
Brae Montgomery
Michelle Jones
Jill Lucas
Sheila Bennett
Wanda Riley
Maria Myers
Joy McHargue
Krista Hershberger
Shirley Ross
Haley Dyer
Kathleen Androlewicz
Dawn Heuft
Tamytha Jenkins
Jen Patrick
Judy Burger
Susan Brooks
Mary Eisen
Lori Brown
Traci Godbee
Pamela Ellison
Georgia Hauglid
Teresa Scrivens
Nikka Geers
Connie Walsh
Elizabeth Mindemann
Wendy Coffman
Katy Taylor
Krista Ritskes
Alyson Mayo
Sarita Schraeder
Gina Brandstetter
Beth Naumann
Maureen O'Sullivan
Kim Schnoor
Michelle Loncar
Melissa Laverty
Lalia Harris
Dana Kessler
Jen Rubio
Judy Faye Garner
Karen Fullam
Jean McNulty
Pam Jarrett
Dawn Ross

Thursday, January 2, 2014

National Papercrafting Month Cloud Nine Cardmaking Kit

Close To My Heart is celebrating National Papercrafting Month with the Cloud Nine cardmaking kit—now available to you for a delightful deal! Watch the video and get excited to order your own before January melts away.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Artbooking Made Easy: Wintertime Layouts (S01E14)

The wintery images from Close To My Heart's Cricut® Artbooking cartridge will melt your heart! Watch for inspiration on how to make the frosty shapes, titles, borders, and overlays fall into place on your layouts to give them a little sparkle!