Video: How to make a 2-in-1 Gift Card Holder and Valentine

Video: How to make a 2-in-1 Gift Card Holder and Valentine

Hi friends! It’ll be Valentine’s Day before we know it, and if you’re considering sending a little happy mail to your Valentine, your bestie, or another loved one in your life, I’ve got a video for you! Today I’m over on the Ellen Hutson blog and Youtube channel, sharing 2 projects I made that’ll hold […]

Trufflin’ Valentines Day Card

Trufflin' Valentines Day Card

Hey there, friends! Did you catch the new Essentials by Ellen release last week? Admittedly, I was a little preoccupied with moving to a new apartment on release day, but I hope you all enjoyed the sneak peeks and inspiration shared by the team during Friday’s Instagram hop. Oh, and don’t worry – if you […]

So Chewsy Valentine’s Day Shaker Card

Essentials by Ellen So Chewsy Valentines Shaker Card

New year, new Essentials by Ellen release coming at ya! I can’t think of a better way to kick off 2023 than with a load of fresh crafty inspiration, and that’s exactly what you’ll find in this sweet release that just landed in the Ellen Hutson shop. There’s something nostalgic to me about gumball machines. […]

Top 10 Essentials by Ellen Favorites of 2022

Top 10 Essentials by Ellen Cardmaking Favorites of 2022

Happy (almost) new year, friends! I hope you’ve all been having a wonderful holiday season, and perhaps like me, you’re excited about the prospect of what the new year holds. Recently I thought it would be fun to take a look back at all the cards I’ve made this year (well, the ones that made […]

Pinkfresh Studio December Release Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio December Release Blog Hop - Floral Border Card

Happy Holidays, friends! With Christmas just a few days away, It’s time to squeeze in one last Pinkfresh release for the year. There’s a mix of everything in this one, including beautiful floral designs, hot foil plates and sentiments. My card today features the Pinkfresh Studio Floral Border suite, and while normally I’d jump at […]

Essentials by Ellen Christmas Card Trio

Essentials by Ellen Christmas Card Trio

Happy 11-sleeps-till-Christmas! Are you excited?! Over here, I’m pleased to report that all of my holiday cards have been sent, gifts have been gifted (or scheduled to be gifted), and Christmas music has been playing constantly. I’m feeling very ready for the opportunity to rest and relax over the holidays, and I hope that you […]

Pinkfresh Studio Overlapping Geo Leaf Card

Pinkfresh Studio Overlapping Geo Leaf Card

Raise your hand if you, like me, looooove a good geometric design. Both my hands are raised over here, and I’m really excited to be sharing a card featuring my latest geometric fave, the Overlapping Geo Leaf suite from Pinkfresh Studio. This new suite includes a hot foil plate, stencil and coordinating die, and the […]

Pinkfresh Studio November 2022 Release Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Dreamy Floral Hot Foil Card

Hey there, friends! Today I’m excited to be part of the blog hop to celebrate the Pinkfresh Studio November 2022 release which just went live this morning. I think those of you who love hot foiling, florals and geometric prints like yours truly are going to really enjoy this one, and I can’t wait to […]

Delivering Holiday Cheer Handmade Card

Essentials by Ellen Delivering Holiday Cheer Handmade Card

Earlier this month a brand new release hit the Ellen Hutson shop, and as I mentioned in my Release Review post, this one was FULL of goodies for every type of cardmaker – stamp sets with coordinating dies, hot foil plates, gift packaging, and even a stitching die for making ornaments for your tree. This […]

The Essentials by Ellen Winter Release is Live!

Essentials by Ellen Winter Release Highlights 2022

Hey there friends! It’s time to celebrate another new release from the Ellen Hutson Essentials by Ellen line, and I hope you’re in a festive mood because this one is PACKED with all things holiday! From snowmen in shaker globes and interactive snow angels to heaps of sentiment strips and more fabulous 2-layer sentiment dies […]