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Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas: Deck the Halls

Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas - Handmade Gift Tag Ideas - Deck the Halls

Hey there friends! I’m back with one more post for the Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas, a celebration of handmade gift tag ideas to go along with your holiday crafting and gift giving. Not long ago, I showed how I used the Essentials by Ellen Holiday Sprigs stamp set to create two cards with […]

Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas: Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas - Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Hi friends! It’s Day 7 of the Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas, and today’s theme is Santa Claus is Coming to Town – another one of my favorite Christmas songs. I don’t know about you, but holiday shopping looks very different for me these days than in previous years. Hello online, buh-bye standing in […]

Stitches and Stripes Holiday Card featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Stitches and Stripes Holiday Card - featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Hey there friends! Have you checked out this month’s Pinkfresh Challenge yet? December’s theme is All Things Holiday, and today I’m sharing a card over on the Pinkfresh blog that I think my fellow cardstock strip lovers out there will enjoy! This design is a great one if you’ve got lots of strips building up […]

Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas: Jingle Bells

Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas - Jingle Bells

Last week marked the start of the Ellen Hutson 12 Tags of Christmas, and if you haven’t yet jumped into this annual holiday tag making event, you’ve gotta get check out the action! In case this is the first time you’re hearing about the 12 Tags of Christmas, the gist is this: For the first […]

Essentials by Ellen Holiday Sprigs, 2 Ways

Handmade Holiday Cards: Essentials by Ellen Holiday Sprigs, 2 Ways

Friends, December is creeping closer and closer, and it’s only a matter of days before we’ll have to shift from holiday card making to card writing! For some reason the latter always seems to take me forever to do, but I’ve told myself that this year it’ll be starting on December 1st. Now, can one […]

Pinkfresh Studio November Essentials Release + Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio November Release Blog Hop - Blanket Stitch Rectangles

Hi friends! Today I’m excited to be part of a blog hop to celebrate the new Pinkfresh Studio November Essentials release, and I’ve got a fun little project to share with you. A while back Pinkfresh released the Blanket Stitched Ovals and Circles sets, and the pattern is definitely one of my favorites in the […]

Season of Wonder Holiday Wreath Card

Season of Wonder Wreath Card featuring Pinkfresh Studio | Angela Simpson

Hi friends! Today I’m up on the Pinkfresh Studio blog with a little more holiday inspo for you.  Christmas is getting really close, which means that the time to pop holiday cards in the mail is even closer. Yikes! This month’s Pinkfresh Challenge is all about wreaths, and back in my earlier days as a […]

Abstract Background Happy Birthday Card

Abstract Background Happy Birthday Card featuring Ellen Hutson

If Monday’s post got you in the mood to make some birthday cards, I’ve got even more inspo coming your way today. This month we’re celebrating the 15th birthday of Ellen Hutson LLC, and YOU get a gift! The Essentials by Ellen HB2U is quite possibly one of the most perfect birthday stamp sets you […]

Birthday Shaker Card Inspiration featuring Essentials by Ellen

Ellen Hutson Essentials by Ellen Birthday Shaker Cards - HBD2U with Freeform Balloons

Hey there friends! Today’s an extra special day, and that’s because we’re celebrating the 15th birthday of the Ellen Hutson shop! Those who know me know that I’m ALL about supporting female-led businesses, and it’s no mystery that my love for Ellen and her team runs deep. This summer I joined as a Design Ambassador, […]

Simple Partial Die Cutting with the Charming Floral Border

Simple Partial Die Cutting with the Pinkfresh Studio Charming Floral Border

Hey there friends! Last week I shared a project featuring the new Pinkfresh Studio Charming Floral Border suite, and I’ve got one more over on the Pinkfresh blog today. As you may have gathered, this is hands-down one of my favorite designs when it comes to hot foil plates in my stash, and it’s getting […]