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Layering Frames Cutting Dies

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Hey all! Here is today’s post finally! Uploading took forever. Today I’m using some intricate cutting dies. If you have any intricate dies, the “Tool n’ One” is a must! It makes it so easy to remove the “innies” from the dies. The metallic gold paper is just gorgeous however you use it, and the Joyous Greetings Paper Tole is a joy to work with (he he). Enjoy, everybody! And happy holiday crafting/decorating/shopping!

11/25/14 5:45pm PST UPDATE: The bundle link has been fixed. Sorry for the mix-up and thank you for your patience!

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Snow Friends Stamps & Snowfall Stencil

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Hello, everyone! Sorry for the one-day-late post! I always say, “better late than never!”–(I hope you agree). :) This week I’m showing off Janie’s Snow Friends Stamps, Snowfall stencil, and shiny Snowflake Corners Foil Paper (which is actually more of a cardstock than paper). I also mention this dotted vellum, and this embossing paste (the jar on Paper Wishes appears different from mine, but don’t worry, it’s the same stuff!). It’s a wintery wonderland with adorable penguins in a Christmas tree formation. If someone gave this card to me, it would make me smile! I hope it has the same effect on you! Enjoy.

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Christmas Dazzles Mini Cards

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This week’s post is all about Dazzles! I have some neat 3-pack Dazzles, including Christmas Decorate with Dazzles and Tiny Poinsettias 3-pack. Don’t forget the Tiny Christmas Words Dazzles! These are great for any Christmas card, mini card, or tag. I hope you enjoy this week’s episode of mini cards!

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Oval Swing Card Template & Postcard Embossing Folder

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This week I have a vintage looking card with some copper shine. The Postcard Embossing Folder combined with Heritage papers and Copper Stazon stands out nicely on the card, with a couple of pearls for an elegant accent! The ribbon is an ivory crepe from the Crepe Ribbon Set. The Oval Swing Card Template is easy to use, and makes a card that is fun to open. There are several other templates available that have the same mechanism with different shapes. I hope you all enjoy!

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Christmas Embossing Folders & Shimmer Sheetz

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Happy holiday cardmaking to all! Today I’m excited to show you this cool new material called Shimmer Sheetz. They are are so versatile, and work lovely with embossing folders! Speaking of which, I showcase the new Christmas Words embossing folder, but the Merry Christmas embossing folder is also including in your bundle! I hope you take advantage of this great deal. By the way, I finally got a new die-cutting machine! It’s called the E-Bosser, which makes die-cutting and embossing so, so easy. It’s a bit of investment up front, but the time and effort saved is definitely worth it. Join me as I share with you my “new toy!” :)

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Merry & Bright Artful Card Kit

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This week’s card is another Christmas card! This one is a step card, so more little panels to fill with die-cut delights! As you can see, I’ve filled them with as many as I could without going overboard! The Merry & Bright Artful Card Kit is a cute, whimsical take on Christmas, with a bright color palette and lovely little illustrations. The white pearl sheets are beautiful and perfect to use in small amounts to add impact to the card. I especially like what I’ve added to the card last minute: Diamond Ice Stickles! You’ve seen me use this before, and it gives just that extra pop of glitter where you want it. Need I say more?

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Lacy Ornaments Cutting Dies

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Today’s card is simple and elegant, with a touch of sparkle from the gold holographic sparkle paper! It’s now well into into holiday card-making season, so I hope you’re having fun! I like the Vintage Christmas Papers and ribbons used here, very lovely designs. But the star of the show is the Lacy Ornaments Cutting Dies– they are so easy to use and cut through the gold holographic paper no problem! Thanks for joining me this week, and I hope you had fun watching the Week of Webisodes (“Ann’s Fall Look”)! If you missed it, just go to the Webisodes homepage and click on “Webisode Gallery & Archive”. See ya later!

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Halloween & Darkroom

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Today’s project is a Halloween card using the interesting combination of Darkroom papers, a Haunted House stamp, and Spooky Dazzles. I like the sparkling touch of the brown Fireworks Holographic paper. It is also a Side Step card, which is you can either make with a template, or buy in a pack. I hope you all enjoy!

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Honeysuckle Collection

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This week’s card is bright and cheery, and is sure to brighten anyone’s day. I’m showcasing the Honeysuckle collection from Hot Off The Press today, including a double-sided paper pack, papier tole, scrapbooking Dazzles, Embellies, and more! Whew. That’s a lot to use on one card, but I think it turned out well. Everything was glued down with the fabulous photo glue stick (except things attached with foam tape). I matted things on black cardstock to break up the patterns and give more definition to the elements on the card. I hope you like it! The fabulous thing about this week’s bundle is that it is chock full of stuff you will love (if you love Honeysuckle!) and you can make so many more projects with it–way more than just this card! I hope you check it out, and, as always, enjoy!

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Pop-Up Slider Card Template

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This week’s card has a wintery yet cozy theme. The special thing about it is the pop-up slider mechanism, which I explain how to create in the video. Don’t worry, the template also has all the instructions you need! Just be sure to follow them carefully. If you are more of a hands-on visual learner, then just follow along as I take you through it. This pop-up slider card is sure to delight any of your friends, especially with the cozy Winter Flannel papers, cute small stamps, and White Jewel Dazzles!

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