Halloween Blog Hop Stop #7

Cards and tags 1You’ve made it to the last stop on our CM Halloween Blog Hop! (If you’re visiting everybody in order, you should have arrived here from Diana Brinsley’s blog.)

It has been SO FUN seeing all of the ideas that everyone has shared for Halloween pages and decorations using CM products and tools!

I’m sharing some fun ideas for cards and tags using the limited edition Trick-or-Treat paper pack and stickers, plus a few pieces of cardstock and some of my favorite CM tools. Continue reading

Spring Bling!

SpringBlingIf you’ve seen many of my cards, you probably realize that I am a big fan of paper flowers. I snatched up as many of the Flower & Sparkle Embellishment packs as I could when they were briefly available in August, and now that they’re back (for a limited time–get yours quick!), I’m SUPER excited to share the thirteen card designs I put together with the Spring Flower & Sparkle Embellishments, Bright Designer Cardstock, and Strut Your Stuff Slide-in Pack.

I used all 32 flowers, about half of the gems, half a pack (5 sheets) of cardstock, and a few cards from the Strut Your Stuff slide-in pack. Oh, and there’s also a sheet of Flower Cards Sentiments (font: Monterey BT) that I printed out from my computer.

Wait, what? 32 flowers? Aren’t there only 30 flowers in that pack? Um, yeah, technically I guess that is true, but I wanted to get every bit of floweriness out of that pack, so you’ll see on the card with the blue chevron pattern that I actually used the flowers and gem that were a decoration on the packaging. (Sheepish grin…)

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