Monday, 21 October 2013

My Creations Craftable Containers

Thanks to the My Creations® line of products, you can make great projects from the outside in! These stampable, markable, craftable albums, bags, and ring boxes make the perfect packaging for the special projects and gifts you place inside them. 

Watch this video to get ideas for your own crafty containers.

Z1872  Z1871  Z1868  Z1833  Z1822

If you would like to purchase any of these items go to my online and place an order.

Saturday, 19 October 2013

CTMH Holidays With Heart Australasian Blog Hop

Hello and welcome aboard our first Australasian Close to My Heart Blog Hop. 

If you have arrived here from Jo's Blog then you are in the right place. 

If you landed here by accident, no problem, please join in by following the link at the end of this post. 

Today I would like to share with you a couple of creations which features products from the Holidays with Heart Gift Guide live now through to December 31st 2013.

I had my very good friend and up-line Carole Neame stay with me last night and of course we had to have a play with the new Holidays With Heart products.  Here is the gorgeous page layout she came up with using the Workshops On The Go® Sparkle & Shine Scrapbooking Kit

Here is my creation using products from the 

If you would like to recreate this type of card Click Here for more instructions.

All the products in the The Holidays with Heart Gift Guide are available from 15th October - 31st December from my website whilst stocks last.  Some items are in short supply so ORDER NOW to avoid disappointment. 

During the promotion you can choose one star item form The Holidays With Heart Gift Guide for free with every $150.00 NZ/ $130.00 AUD you spend in one order.  

Now is an ideal time to purchase one of our Cricut Collections, Exclusive Inks Organizer or a Deluxe Craft Paper Trimmer. .

I'd love you to leave a comment before heading off to the next stop, Mandy’s Blog, Hall of Indulgence

Here is a list of participants if you get lost along the way:

Mandy’s Blog

Patricia’s Blog

Monika’s Blog

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Do you Like FREE Stuff?

Holidays from the Heart

Choose a festive, new product free this holiday season with your qualifying order!

When you place an order of $150 or more (retail price) in one order between 15 October and 31 December, you qualify for one FREE “star” item from the Holidays from the Heart Gift Guide.

You’ll love the sparkle, the ease, and the savings!

Sunday, 13 October 2013

Join My Team In October & Be Rewarded

Join my team before the 31st October and receive an added bonus !!!

2 D-Size stamp set absolutely FREE - (Value $58.00)

Click here to find out more JOIN MY TEAM

Don't delay .............. sign-up today !!


Everything to meet your scrapbooking and career needs. Over $370 in retail value!

Workshops on the Go™ Laughing Lola Scrapbooking Kit
My Crush™ Modville Book
My Crush™ Besties Assortment
My Acrylix™ Reel Life
My Acrylix™ Urban Alphabet
My Acrylix™ Dotted Love
Black Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Slate Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Lagoon Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Sparkles Clear Flourishes - Small
Lagoon Houndstooth Washi Tape
Sponge Daubers
Non-Stick Micro-Tip Scissors
3" × 3" My Acrylix™ Block
2" × 6" My Acrylix™ Block
My Acrylix™ Spritz Cleaner
My Acrylix™ Stamp Scrubber
Originals Card Confidence Program™
Reflections™ Scrapbook Program
10 Product Launch Guide
25 Customer Order Forms
25 Hostess Rewards Forms
Close To My Heart Colour Swatches
5 Petite Perks™ A Touch of Fall Incentive Stamp Set
My Acrylix® A Huge Thanks

Saturday, 12 October 2013

A Burst of Creativity

Missing the sunshine of summer? 

Make your own! 

In this video you’ll learn to make a burst of sunshine on your cards with fun Background & Texture papers.

Item Number: Z1852

Item Number: Z1859
Item Number: Z1114

To purchase any of the product featured in this video click HERE.

Friday, 11 October 2013

October Creative Craft Cottage Challenge

I have just be excepted onto the Design Team at Creative Craft Cottage ......... Whoop Whoop !!

Every month we hope to inspire you with our projects.

This month's challenge is Chipboard or Cardboard.  

Here is my creation using layers of Close To My Heart Cardstock and a stamp out of the Laughing Lola Kit.

If you enjoy crafts, making jewellery, scrapbooking, cards, knitting, papercrafts, crocheting, baking and other lovely creations this is the place for you.  We would love you to join in our challenges and share your creations with us.

On the 1st of each month we will add a new challenge along with our projects.  We'd love you to join in and you can do this by adding a link to your design using Inlinkz or by sending us an email with a photo attached, which we will add to the blog for you

2013 Holiday Gift Guide

Holidays from the Heart

Choose a festive, new product free this holiday season with your qualifying order! 

When you place an order of $150 or more (retail price) in one order between 15 October and 31 December, you qualify for one FREE “star” item from the Holidays from the Heart Gift Guide. 

You’ll love the sparkle, the ease, and the savings! 

Receive one FREE "star" item for each $150 in your order.

Offer valid 15 October–31 December 2013.

Thursday, 10 October 2013

Happy Thought Cards

These cards have been made with the Happy Thought stamp set - part of the Chantilly collection.

Happy Thoughts

Item Number: C1536
Set of 9
Recommended My Acrylix® Blocks:
1" × 3½" (Y1002), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 3" × 3" (Y1006), 2" × 6½" (Y1010)

Tuesday, 8 October 2013

Chantilly WOTG Kit

Octobers Workshop On The Go Kit


Heres my take on the page layouts in the Chantilly Workshop On The Go kit guide.

This card was made using products from the Chantilly WOTG kit.

Workshops on the Go® Chantilly Scrapbooking Kit Contents 
Chantilly Paper Packet 
My Acrylix® Chantilly Workshop Stamp Set (C-size) 
White Daisy Cardstock Sheets (2) 
Chantilly Assortment 
Pink Glitter Gems 
Instructional Guide 
Featured Colors: Champagne, Twilight, Buttercup, Cotton Candy

Monday, 7 October 2013

You Are My Happy Trio Stamp Set

2013 National Stamping Month Stamp - You Are My Happy Trio Stamp Set

Here are some cards I have made using the You Are My Happy stamps set.

I just love these cute little animals.

Sunday, 6 October 2013

Background Stamps

Don't let the title fool you; 
background stamps are for far more than just background designs. 

Transform pieces of cardstock into attractive embellishments for your layouts with just a few easy techniques.

In The Background

Item Number: D1540

Distressed Backgrounds

Item Number: D1544

Geometric Backgrounds

Item Number: D1559

All these stamp sets are:
Set of 3
Recommended My Acrylix® Block:
2" × 6½" (Y1010)

Friday, 4 October 2013

October Workshop Dates


15th    Tuesday Evening  7:00pm
Register Here

20th      Sunday All Day  10:00am – 4:00pm
Register Here

Tuesday Evening Workshop

Tuesday 15th October


Cheviot Community Room

October Stamp Of The Month

You can also purchase this stamp for $29.00 with no minimum purchase.