Sparkling Joy Holiday Card – featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Pinkfresh Studio Sparkling Joy Holiday Card

If you’ve checked out the latest Pinkfresh Studio release, you’ll know that this month it’s allll about the holidays. As a lover of all things Christmas, I’m all for getting in the festive spirit a little early, aren’t you!? Today I’m up on the Pinkfresh blog sharing a new project that features the Swirl Background […]

Pinkfresh Studio Holiday 2022 Release Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Holiday 2022 Release: Festive Leaves Stencils

It may only be September, but December’s going to be here before we know it and as cardmakers, you can never start on those holiday cards too early. Am I right?! Thankfully, Pinkfresh Studio likes to get ahead of the game too, and I’m excited to be part of the Holiday 2022 new release blog […]

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 […]

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 […]

Essentials by Ellen Cup of Cheer Flip Card

Ellen Hutson Cup of Cheer Flip Card

Hey there friends! Can you believe it’s nearly November? I can’t believe how fast the holidays are creeping up and am sure they’ll be here before we know it. I’ve been working steadily through my list of holiday cards (the making, not the writing – that’ll come later) in hopes of being fully stocked come […]

The Essentials by Ellen Holiday Release is live!

Essentials by Ellen Holiday Release - Holiday Sprigs Card

Happy Friday friends, and an even happier one than usual because the new Essentials by Ellen holiday release is now live! I’ve been posting sneak peeks on Instagram all week long, and yesterday shared this blog post that features the Oh What Fun gift with purchase stamp, explaining how I made a festive pop-up card […]