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 […]

For You, 2 Ways – Featuring Pigment Craft Co

Pigment Craft Co November Release For You Cards

Earlier this week I shared a bunch of holiday gift tags created with the recent Pigment Craft Co release, and today I’ve got a little non-holiday, any-time-of-year set to share. I don’t know about you, but if someone were to give me a gift with a tag that coordinates with a card, I’d be thinking […]

Pinkfresh Studio November Release + Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Charming Floral Border Hot Foil Gatefold Card

Hi friends! Today I’m joining Pinkfresh Studio in celebrating their latest release, and I’m one stop along a blog hop that’s bursting with inspiration. If this is your first time here, welcome! My name is Angela I’m so glad you stopped by. When I first saw all of the products in this release, I instantly […]

Handmade Gift Tags featuring Pigment Craft Co’s November Release

Handmade Gift Tags featuring the Pigment Craft Co November Release

Hi friends! Today marks the launch of Pigment Craft Co’s latest release, and I’m pretty certain these new goodies are going to put you in the mood for gift wrapping! As you’re about to see, they definitely had that effect on me because I went to town with handmade gift tags. Let’s just say I […]

Easy Paper Embroidery with Essentials By Ellen Stitching Dies

Essentials by Ellen Essential Hexagons Paper Stitching Card

There’s something about stitching that just feels right this time of year, and I’m not sure if it’s the cozy soft texture that embroidery floss creates, or just that it’s prime season for needle and yarn crafts. Either way, I’ve been having lots of fun playing with paper embroidery lately, and if you’ve got a […]