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, […]

The Essentials by Ellen Fall 2021 Release is Live!

Hey Boo Shaker Card - featuring Essentials by Ellen Fall Release

Today is the day! The new Essentials by Ellen fall release is live, and I think it’s definitely going to get you in the mood for Halloween! Even if you’re not normally a Halloween card maker (as I haven’t been in the past), there are so many amazing products in this release that can be […]

Ice Cream Shaker Card – featuring Essentials by Ellen

Ice Cream Shaker Card - featuring Ellen Hutson Stay Cool

Vital question: Are you an ice cream fan? I certainly am! Some of my favorite childhood memories were summer bike rides to Baskin Robbins with my cousins, celebrating soccer team victories at Dairy Queen (ice cream sandwiches for the win!), candy cane ice cream at Christmas, and that build-your-own sundae bar at Pizza Hut. Remember […]

Summer of Stamping: Ellen Hutson x Pretty Pink Posh Release

Ellen Hutson Summer of Stamping - Pretty Pink Posh Summer Circles

Hey there friends! Today I’m joining in on the fun of the Ellen Hutson Summer of Stamping, and this week’s release is a collaboration with Pretty Pink Posh. I’m a long-time fan of Pretty Pink Posh’s sparkling clear sequins – they’re my go-to embellishments and I use them all the time! To celebrate the Summer […]

Concord & 9th July Release: Flower Shaker Shapes

Concord and 9th Floral Shaker Shapes Shaker Card

Hey there friends! Today I’m joining Concord and 9th in celebrating their latest release, and to kick things off, I’m excited to share the Flower Shaker Shapes stamp and die set. For those of you who love shaker cards, you are going to have SO much fun with these! To get started, I created my […]

2 Clean and Simple Birthday Cards

2 Clean and Simple Birthday Cards - featuring Essentials by Ellen Cake Stamp Set

You can never have too many birthday cards ready to send, right? That’s certainly the stance that I take, and in my circle of friends and family, there are a LOT of summer birthdays. Whether stamping is your jam or you’re more into die cutting, I’ve got one of each to inspire your next craft […]

Pinkfresh Studio June 2021 Release and Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Butterflies Hot Foil Cards

Hey there friends! If you’re stopping by for the first time, welcome! I’m so glad to have you here, and if you’re a more regular visitor, welcome back! Today I’m super excited to join the Pinkfresh Studio June 2021 release and blog hop, and I’ve got two cards to share using some of the gorgeous […]

Cherry Blossoms, 3 Ways – featuring The Stamp Market

The Stamp Market Cherry Blossom Cards, 3 Ways

One of my favorite things about Vancouver is seeing the cherry blossoms bloom every year, and though that time of year has passed now (the “season” for it is late February to April) I’m still all about incorporating them in my cards. Thankfully, a new little bundle of irresistible goodies is making that very easy […]

Nested Chevron Mini Slimline Cards

Nested Chevron Mini Slimline Cards - featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Let’s finish the week with 2 more mini slimline cards, shall we? I don’t know about you, but I can’t seem to get enough of this card size! I was in quite the creative flow while making the other mini slimline designs I shared here and here, and today’s makes are also a coordinated little duo. […]

Pinkfresh Studio Mini Slimline Cards + Instagram Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Mini Slimline Cards

Hey there friends! If yesterday’s post got you excited to make some mini slimline cards, you’re in for a treat because I’ve got three more! There’s also a Pinkfresh Instagram hop happening today, but more about that in a moment. First, the cards! My color palette was inspired by a piece of striped patterned paper […]