How to Make a Textured Glitter Background with Embossing Paste

How to Make a Textured Glitter Background with Embossing Paste

If you’ve been following along for a while, you already know that I can’t resist a good white on white background. There are so many ways to do this – cover dies, other die cuts, heat embossing – but one technique that I haven’t used in a very long time is embossing paste, paired with […]

Hydrangea and Rose Thank You Card with Stamp Masking

Floral Thank You Card with Stamp Masking - featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Hey there friends! Today I’m up on the Pinkfresh Studio blog sharing this little floral number, as well as some of my tips for stamp masking. I’ll preface this by saying that I am NOT a pro at stamp masking by any means – in fact, this was my first time creating a card like […]

Sending Sweet Wishes – featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Sending Sweet Wishes - featuring Pinkfresh Studio Washi Tape

When I started making cards about 2 years ago, I thought that washi tape was just a name for low-tack tape that came in some fun colors. I didn’t really know what to do with it, other than sticking a piece here and there in my planner to make things look a little more exciting. […]

My Top 3 Tips for Hot Foil Stamping

SCT Guest Post - Hot Foil Stamping Tips

Hey there friends! Today I’m excited to be guest posting over on the Scrapbook and Cards Today Magazine blog. If hot foil stamping has been something you’re not so sure about or haven’t had consistent success with in the past, this post is for you! I only started using a hot foiling system about 4 […]

Pinkfresh Studio July Challenge: Butterflies

Pinkfresh Studio July Challenge - Butterflies

Today I’m joining the Pinkfresh Studio July Challenge, and this month’s theme is butterflies. If you’ve been hanging around here or following me on Instagram for the last couple of weeks, you’ll already know that I’ve been very into the butterfly card trend! Today’s design is one that I came up with after creating the Sweet […]

Sweet Blooms and Stripes – featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Sweet Blooms and Stripes - featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Today I’m excited to be sharing a card that I created with the newly-released Pinkfresh Studio Sweet Blooms hot foil plate, as well as the Hugs and Good Vibes hot foil plate. A big focal sentiment is one of my favorite things to include on a card because it does so much of the work […]

All About You featuring Essentials By Ellen Organic Elements

Today is All About You - Featuring Essentials by Ellen Organic Elements Stamp Set

Hey friends! Today I’ve got a fun card to share that features a stamp set that I was positively GIDDY to get inky. I’ll start by saying that I definitely don’t consider myself a crazy advanced stamper – in fact, I’m super clumsy and almost always end up experiencing several ‘oopsie’ moments in every craft […]

Gold Foiled Daisy Wreath Card

Gold Foil Daisy Wreath Card

Hey there! It’s been a week packed with Pinkfresh new release celebrations, and I’ve got one more card to show you using (as the title suggests) another hot foil plate! Several months ago, Pinkfresh introduced a really pretty Daisy Wreath layering stencil set and die, and I was thrilled to see that a hot foil […]

Hugs and Good Vibes Gold Foil Card

Pinkfresh Hugs and Good Vibes Hot Foil Card

It’s Friday, and I’m feeling good vibes, aren’t you? This week I’ve been sharing a bunch of cards using items from Pinkfresh Studio‘s new release, and there’s more where those came from! Today’s card was inspired by a retro swirl image that I stumbled across on Pinterest. The new Pinkfresh Hugs and Good Vibes hot […]

Small Butterflies – featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Mini Gold Foil Butterfly Cards - featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Hey there friends! Today I’ve got two cards to share that I made with the new Pinkfresh Studio Small Butterflies stamp, hot foil plate and die combo. I’ve been all about the butterflies lately (see exhibit 1 and 2!) and unlike the larger butterflies I’ve used in the past, these cuties are a little smaller […]