Simple Party Favors for Kids

Howdy, crafty friends. Recently, my son celebrated his birthday and I decorated some bubbles to create some simple party favors for his classmates… I started by die-cutting some patterned papers using THIS banner die. I also die-cut some star tags that I stamped a party hat image from THIS stamp set as well as the sentiment. I tied both of the tags around the bubbles. Super simple. This is a great alternative to treats...

Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 3

Howdy, crafty friends. I’n back with day three of March Card Kit Week and I have an interactive card to share using THIS kit… I die-cut THIS die from a piece of white card stock. I swiped the green ink from the kit on to a piece of 3×4 card stock and adhered it to the opening flap. I also added a strip of THIS card stock along the bottom. I stamped, colored, and...

Lip Balm Valentine Tag

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with a fun Valentine’s Day treat… I’ve made lip balm valentine tags in the past. You can see them HERE. They were such a hit so I made another for a helper at my son’s school. I started by die-cutting THIS die in the center of a tag. I did some ink blending using THIS and THIS ink. I stamped THIS background stamp on top. I stamped, colored,...

Wrapped Candy Bars for Valentine’s Day

Hi, crafty friends. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I wanted to share what I made for a few staff members at my son’s school… These are decorated letter sized envelopes. I’ve had these in my stash for some time but you could even use a regular white envelope. The size is good to hold a XL candy bar. To decorate the envelopes, I used THIS stencil and applied THIS and THIS...

Gift Wrap Kit (Christmas Gift Idea)

Hello, crafty friends. I have a last minute gift idea that is perfect for teachers and neighbors… I’ve seen a similar idea on the internet where you give a roll of tape and a roll of gift wrap, but I wanted to make a gift wrap kit for Aiden’s teacher as part of her Christmas gift. The items I put inside the kit were… 10 handmade Christmas tags 1 pair of retractable scissors 2...

Christmas Tag Gift Card Holder

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back today to share a Christmas tag that holds a gift card… I die-cut THIS tag twice and die-cut the center with THIS rectangle die (from the coordinating die set). I backed it with another solid tag and white heat embossed a sentiment from THIS stamp set. From that same stamp set, I stamped, colored, and cut out the images. I adhered them to a blue piece of card...

Gift Card Window

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back today with a fun way to give a gift card for the holidays… I started by inking up THIS and THIS stencil to create some backgrounds. I die-cut THIS window from the cards and added a black frame around the window. I added THIS gift card pouch in the opening with the gift card inside. I die-cut THIS sweet puppy and paper pieced him together to resemble the...

Diecember 2018 Release Blog Hop

Happy Diecember, crafty friends! I’m excited to be part of a blog hop celebrating the Diecember release from Simon Says Stamp, which you can find HERE. I’m a big fan of the picture book dies so I’m sharing 5 ways to use the Big Picture Book Dies for the Holidays… I love that you can tuck things in the critter’s paws. Here are 5 ideas of what to put in them… #1: Add a...