Simply Created Kits Are Simply Wonderful!

  I'm in love. . .with Simply Created Kits!  This past weekend I participated as a vendor in a scrapbook retreat for the first time.  Even though I started out a bit nervous, it didn't take long before I was having fun! Since I spent so much time prepping for a free make and take project plus two classes (Card Buffet and Altered Envelope Scrapbook) for the event, I didn't have much time to figure …

DIY Lollipop Treat using the Spiral Flower Die plus a Big Shot Embossing Tip!

  You might have thought I would be getting tired of my Spiral Flower Die!  Well, guess again!  I received this sweet lollipop treat idea from my demonstrator friend, Carolyn Susi.  I loved it so much that I had to use it as one of my projects for Big Shot Class last night!  I'll also be using it as a free make and take project at a scrapbook retreat this weekend!   Directions: Simply cut …

Free Products. . . Free Ideas. . . using Sale-a-bration rewards!

  In all my excitement over the Spiral Flower Die creations, I completely forgot to share the outcome and show the projects from my Sale-a-bration Open House!  I had a lovely time visiting and even did some stamping myself! (You'll have to wait for my next post to see what!) First let me say it again. . . I {heart} Sale-a-bration!    I was able to give away a total of $185 in FREE hostess …

DIY Valentine Heart Wreath with NEW Spiral Flower Die

  It was certainly a fruitful crafting weekend for me! My downline and friend, Meg and I spent the afternoon making merry with the Big Shot and the NEW Spiral Flower Die.  She had an idea in her head and it came to be as we set out to crafting!  She's a mixed media girl and I've only done a few mixed media projects, but after Saturday, I may have to change that!  Here's how …