Saturday, December 15, 2018

CCAYR - December - Anything Goes

Hello there!  It's time for the mid-month reminder post over on the Christmas Crafts All Year Round blog.  The theme this month is Anything Goes.  
Recipe:
Lawn Fawn - Toboggan Together stamps and dies
Impression Obsession - It's a Marshmallow World stamp set (sentiment)
colored pencils
Pretty Pink Posh - scallop border die
Tim Holtz Distress ink - tumbled glass
Diamond Stickles

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come join us this month at CCAYR.

Cindy---

Friday, December 7, 2018

The Stockings Were Hung Blog Hop


Welcome to the 
Stockings were Hung Blog Hop!



The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there!
This is a blog hop featuring projects inspired by Christmas Stockings! Each of our projects will have at least one stocking on it.


You should have arrived from Shannon's blog,  but if you just so happened to stumble across our hop and need to start at the very beginning,
Connie Can Crop is the first stop on this Special holiday hop! 

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday at 10pm to finish hopping and leaving your love for all of these talented crafters.


We have three awesome sponsors for this hop!!



Will be giving away this gorgeous Winter mailbox die, glitter tape and fun twine!


is giving away Kaisercraft Peace and Joy paper pad and collectibles


and

Wendy Chapman Bellino
is giving away a Christmas themed digital kit from Club Scrap

What do you need to do to win? Easy... become  a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.

You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments on every blog to be eligible to win. 
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 12/12/18 at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

I wanted to create an oxide/ink background with my shades of pink Distress.  I think this was my third try.  Sometimes you have to toss a few away before you get it just right....LOL!  I'm happy with it.  My niece is due to have her twins very soon.  Bet you can't guess what she's having.... :-)  




Recipe:
Distress Ink - Spun Sugar
Distress Oxide - Worn Lipstick, Tattered Rose, Hickory Smoke
Strathmore water color paper
Tim Holtz - Christmas Blueprint 2 stamp set
Doodlebug - white velvet scallop trim
Sew Easy floss - princess
Pretty Pink Posh - iridescent snowflake sequins
Glossy Accents
Misti

Be sure to hop over to LIZ's blog next!!  

Here's our line up in case you get lost along the way.



Cindy- https://inlovewithpaper.blogspot.com  You are here :-)








Wishing you a Merry Christmas!
Be sure to join us next month for our
This Magic Moment Disney Themed Blog hop!

Thank you for letting us inspire you!

Cindy---

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge # 293

Hello there!  It's time for another awesome challenge over on the Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge blog.  Our sketch for this week:


Recipe:
Tim Holtz - Christmas paper stash (8x8) - all patterned papers
Unity Stamp Co - Old Traditions stamp kit
white pigment ink
Translucent embossing powder - white pearls
Tim Holtz - Stitched rectangle die
Tim Holtz - Holiday words 2: script die
Teresa Collins Cricut cart - Dec 25th - snowflakes @ 1 1/4", 1"

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge.

Cindy---

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Mix It Up - December - No Stamping

Hello there!  It's time for another wonderful challenge over on the Mix It Up challenge blog.  Our theme this month is No Stamping.  

Recipe:
Recollections - N Pole Gazette - all patterned papers
Tim Holtz - Stitched Circle die
black glitter paper
Dec 25th Cricut cart - deer @3"
Tim Holtz - Holiday Word Script die
red bling

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Mix It Up.

Cindy---

Merry Little Christmas Challenge - December

Hello there!  It's time for another great Christmas challenge over on the Merry Little Christmas challenge blog.  Our monthly challenge theme is always Anything Goes Christmas...

I had some fun playing with a new stamp set from Tim Holtz called Festive Overlay.  I love it!

Recipe:
The Paper Studio - Have a Cozy Christmas - plaid paper
Tim Holtz - Festive Overlay stamp set
Tim Holtz - Stitched Rectangles dies
Tim Holtz - Distress Ink - Fired Brick, hickory Smoke
Misti

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Merry Little Christmas.

Cindy---


Monday, November 19, 2018

Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge #291

Hello there!  It's time for another great challenge over on the Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge blog.  Our sketch for this week:

Recipe:
Tim Holtz - Christmas paper stash (8x8) - all patterned papers
black glitter ribbon
Tim Holtz - Holiday Words 2: script - sentiment die
Tim Holtz - Flurry #2 - snowflake die
vellum
red bling

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge.

Cindy---

Thursday, November 15, 2018

CCAYR - November - Gingerbread

Hello there!  It's time for the mid-month reminder post over on the Christmas Crafts All Year Round blog.  Our theme for this month is Gingerbread.  

I decided to make some cute pop up gift card holders.


Recipe:
Pebbles - Holly Jolly stack - all patterned papers
Tim Holtz - Bow-tied die (medium sized bow)
Tim Holtz - Holiday Words - Script die
Glossy Accents

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us this month at CCAYR.

Cindy---