It’s World Cross Stitch Day!

Who knew there was a World Cross Stitch Day?  I certainly didn’t but I’m happy there is.  I’ve recently picked this hobby up again and have to say that I’m loving it just as much as I did when I was younger.  When my girls were young, I cross-stitched a lot.  It was so relaxing to stitch while they were napping or in bed for the night.  I think when I discovered stamping, cross-stitch went…

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Another Birthday Butterfly

Today is my sweet, sensitive and extremely artistic daughter, Lauren’s birthday.  She loves butterflies and has a Papillon (which means butterfly) puppy so naturally butterflies are a good choice for her card. I used this layout on a card I did HERE last week and decided not to recreate the wheel.  I just changed the color scheme, patterned paper and sentiment and the card felt new and different. Here’s the details  The card base is…

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Celebrating with the Party Pandas – Tic Tac Toe Challenge #037

I’m still “Sale-a-brating” with the adorable Party Pandas stamp set that you can get absolutely FREE with a $50 purchase during Sale-A-Bration.  I also created this card for this week’s Tic Tac Toe Challenge.  Here’s the challenge board…. I chose the first row across: Aperture (window), Celebrate, Sequins Here’s the details… The card base is Whisper White thick card stock with a mat of Lemon Lime Twist card stock.  I’m a little late to the…

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