Have You Been NAUGHTY or NICE?

Hey, friends! The new Holly Jolly Christmas Collection from Catherine Pooler is available for purchase now! If you want to buy the whole Christmas Critters Bundle of goodies, you can use this link here. To create this card, I’ve used the Better Not Pout Patterned Paper Pack, the Naughty List Stamp Set, and the MerriestContinue reading “Have You Been NAUGHTY or NICE?”

Making a Pocketfold Tri-fold Card with a Bookmark

Hello, my fav crafty peeps! How are you doing? I’m doing AMAZING because I get to share this fun card with you! The new Holly Jolly Christmas Collection from Catherine Pooler is available for purchase now! So make sure you get your goodies before they sell out!! If you want to buy the whole ChristmasContinue reading “Making a Pocketfold Tri-fold Card with a Bookmark”

Belly Laughs!

It’s time! It’s time!! The Holly Jolly Christmas is available for purchase NOW! PLUS, you’ll get this FREE STAMP SET on orders over $50!! Get yours NOW! To create this card, I’ve used the Belly Laughs Cover Plate, which is absolutely AMAZING! How cute is that background? For my ink blended background, I used SeaContinue reading “Belly Laughs!”

Feelin’ Holly Jolly!

To create this card, I’ve used the New Naughty List Stamp Set. I’ve paired it with a sentiment from the Merriest Sentiments Stamp Set. I love using non-traditional colors for holiday cards, don’t you!? I am not a big fan of red and green šŸ˜›! So, for this card, I made my entire background ChiffonContinue reading “Feelin’ Holly Jolly!”

I Found Santa’s Jammies!

DID YOU SEE?! Catherine Pooler has a NEW COLLECTION coming out!! It’s called Holly Jolly Christmas and it’s full of the CUTEST holiday products!! This release isn’t available quite yet, but it will be available on Sept 14th! If you’re a StampNation member, you get EARLY ACCESS on Sept 13th (along with tons of otherContinue reading “I Found Santa’s Jammies!”

Sweet-n-Spooky Mini Pocketfold Notebook

Have you seen the New Sweet-n-Spooky Bundle from Catherine Pooler?! The release is available now for purchase! Make sure to get your spooky bundle before they sell out! To make this really fun pocketfold notebook, I trimmed down a piece of Letter size white cardstock to 11″ x 4″ and then folded it into aContinue reading “Sweet-n-Spooky Mini Pocketfold Notebook”

Catherine Pooler’s Halloween Release

I’m SO pumped about this New Sweet-n-Spooky Bundle from Catherine Pooler! The release is available now for purchase! Make sure to get your spooky bundle before they sell out! To create this card, I used the Scallops & Dots Dies with the Sweet-n-Spooky Patterned Paper and white cardstock. I stamped my images and sentiment fromContinue reading “Catherine Pooler’s Halloween Release”

Catherine Pooler and Ellen Hutson IG Hop

Hey friends! Did you see that Catherine Pooler and Ellen Hutson kicked off an Instagram Hop together today!? You DO NOT want to miss out! They’re BOTH giving prizes away to 3 lucky winners! Woot!! Head to the IG Hop here. I’m sharing TWO cards I made using this amazing Float Your Boat stamp setContinue reading “Catherine Pooler and Ellen Hutson IG Hop”

Peeking In Bundle

AVAILABLE NOW: Come shop the new Catherine Pooler Quint-Essentials Collection! Check out these little More Peeking Pets from the Peeking In Bundle! I’ve paired these cuties with the Four Window Cover Plate Die! Also, don’t forget that you can use my affiliate link to shop the entire Catherine Pooler store. All you have to doContinue reading “Peeking In Bundle”

Peeking In Bundle

AVAILABLE NOW: Come shop the new Catherine Pooler Quint-Essentials Collection! Check out these little More Peeking Pets from the Peeking In Bundle! Oh, and that SUPER FUN Parqs and Rec Cover Die! Eek! Also, don’t forget that you can use my affiliate link to shop the entire Catherine Pooler store. All you have to doContinue reading “Peeking In Bundle”

Release Day! New Ink Colors!

It’s RELEASE DAY for the Catherine Pooler Quint-Essentials Collection! Check out these little More Peeking Pets from the Peeking In Bundle and these BRAND NEW INK COLORS! Woot woot! Introducing Lilac, Crushed Violet, Matcha and Whipped Honey Spa Collection Inks! Also, don’t forget that you can use my affiliate link to shop the entire CatherineContinue reading “Release Day! New Ink Colors!”

Peek-a-Boo Notecard and Envelope Duo

I have another SNEAK PEEK to show you from the new Quint-Essentials Peeking In Bundle! Check out these little More Peeking Pets and the Look Who’s Talking sentiments that go with them! I’ve paired this cutie with the Parqs and Rec Cover Plate Die! I’ve also used the new Woot Word Die! To create myContinue reading “Peek-a-Boo Notecard and Envelope Duo”

New Peeking In Bundle!

I have another SNEAK PEEK to show you from the new Quint-Essentials Peeking In Bundle! Check out these little More Peeking Pets and the Look Who’s Talking sentiments that go with them! I’ve paired this cutie with the Parqs and Rec Cover Plate Die! For my background, I blended Melon Ice and Grass Skirt inksContinue reading “New Peeking In Bundle!”

Sneaky Peeky! New Catherine Pooler Quint-Essentials Collection!

Don’t you just LOVE New Releases?! It’s always so fun and exciting to see the new products in the crafting industry! Today, I get to give you a sneak peek of the new Quint-Essentials Peeking In Bundle! Check out these little More Peeking Pets! I’ve paired my Peeking Pets with the S’mores Please Patterned PaperContinue reading “Sneaky Peeky! New Catherine Pooler Quint-Essentials Collection!”

Ridiculously Proud of You

Did you see my last post where I created that beautiful rainbow background with theĀ Scattered Hearts Cover Plate?? Today, I’m going to share the card I made using it! To make this card, I die cut theĀ Scattered Hearts Cover PlateĀ on a piece of white cardstock.Ā  Once cut, I grabbed another piece of white cardstock andContinue reading “Ridiculously Proud of You”

Hopping Hamsters

Well hey there, crafty friend! Today I’m sharing this fun rainbow card I made using theĀ Hooray HamsterĀ stamp set! To make this card, I die cut the Scattered Hearts Cover Plate on a piece of white cardstock.  Once cut, I grabbed another piece of white cardstock and placed it underneath my die cut piece.  Then, I blended aContinue reading “Hopping Hamsters”

Ex Libris Birdcages

Oh my gosh! I love the new Lovebirds Stamp Set, don’t you?! The whole Ex Libris Collection is finally available for purchase now! Woot woot! Although I ADORE the new ink colors, I am a Party Collection girl myself! So, I wanted to showcase this stamp set using a Party rainbow blended background. I blendedContinue reading “Ex Libris Birdcages”

DIY Mini Journal with 6×6 Patterned Ppaer

Heya, friends! Are you getting excited that it’s ALMOST time to get your new Catherine Pooler goodies?! I’m sharing tons of inspiration from the Lovebirds Bundle! I have step-by-step instructions on creating this mini journal.. so read on! I’m starting out with my uber-professional looking template! šŸ˜‰ 1. Cut a piece of white cardstock downContinue reading “DIY Mini Journal with 6×6 Patterned Ppaer”

Sweet Lovebirds

Hey friends! It’s that time again! A NEW RELEASE from Catherine Pooler is coming out!! Yippee!! And I get to share the Lovebirds Bundle with you! Plus, the NEW INKS! I’m SOOO in love with this release! Today I’m sharing a card I made using the new Stitch Your Diamonds and Cross Your X’s Dies,Continue reading “Sweet Lovebirds”

Ex Libris Beautiful Birdcage

Hey friends! It’s that time again! A NEW RELEASE from Catherine Pooler is coming out!! Yippee!! And I get to share the Lovebirds Bundle with you! Plus, the NEW INKS! I’m SOOO in love with this release! The first card I get to share with you showcase the new Twilight Reading Paper Pack, the newContinue reading “Ex Libris Beautiful Birdcage”

Hope Your Day is a Real Treat!

I am SOOOO freakin’ excited to be part of the Time for Tea Designs design team!! Are theseĀ Enjoy the Little ThingsĀ andĀ Cafe CrittersĀ stamp sets just the CUTEST!?Ā  Eek!Ā  They look so good mix and matched, too! For this card, I blended a background using Catherine Pooler’s Minted, In the Park, and Deck the Halls inks.Ā  IContinue reading “Hope Your Day is a Real Treat!”

Layered Ooh La La

I am just loving this Global Adventure Pt. Deux Release! This shaker card features the Springtime in Paris Collection! This card really showcases the Under the Eiffel Tower Patterned Paper and the Ooh La La Die! I used Flirty Fuchsia to color my die. For my accents, I used the coordinating Paris Sequins and theContinue reading “Layered Ooh La La”

Meet in Paris Shaker Card

I am just loving this Global Adventure Pt. Deux Release! This shaker card features the Springtime in Paris Collection! This card is besties with the card I made in this post where I cut out the heart using the Nested Stitched Heart Dies. I ink blended the NEW REFRESHED Minted ink and then spritzed withContinue reading “Meet in Paris Shaker Card”

Ooh La La – C’est Magnifique!

My card features the Springtime in Paris Collection! To create my gorgeously ink blended background, I masked off the edges of my card with Heffy Doodle Memo Tape and then I used the NEW REFRESHED Sixteen Candles and Oh Boy! inks. I, then, spritzed the background with water. I die cut the new Ooh LalaContinue reading “Ooh La La – C’est Magnifique!”

Springtime in Paris Pocketfold Envelope and Tags

Who’s ready for some more Global Adventure New Release Inspo?! Me too! šŸ™‚ Today, I’m sharing some tags inside a pocketfold envelope! This project features the Springtime in Paris Collection! I’ve used the new Dreaming of France Stamp Set and the coordinating dies. All of my tags and the envelope are made using the UnderContinue reading “Springtime in Paris Pocketfold Envelope and Tags”

Interactive Slider Baby Shower Card

Well hey there, crafty friends!  I sure hope you had a wonderful Christmas!  Did you get any crafty goodies?!  I hope so!! Today, I’m sharing a Baby Shower card!  I love interactive cards and the Slider Pop-up Dies make it so easy to make one quickly! To create this card, I have blended some gorgeousContinue reading “Interactive Slider Baby Shower Card”

Heffy Doodle and Newton’s Nook Designs Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Newton’s Nook Designs Collaboration Blog Hop!Design Team members from both companies are sharing inspiration using products from both companies! I am super excited to share my card with you! To create this card, I’m starting with the Heffy Doodle Slimline Mini Mails Die and a piece of white cardstockContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Newton’s Nook Designs Collaboration Blog Hop”

Heffy Doodle and Catherine Pooler Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Catherine Pooler Collaboration Blog Hop!Design Team members from both companies are sharing inspiration using products from both companies! I’m so excited to share TWO cards with you today! For my first card, I used a plethora of stamp sets! I stamped images from the Heffy Doodle Who Let theContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Catherine Pooler Collaboration Blog Hop”

It’s Christmas in July!

Hey crafty friends! Today, I’m sharing some inspiration from the new Maker Forte Christmas in July Release! You can shop the entire New Release here. Have you purchased anything from the New Release! Leave a comment and let me know or tag me in your Instagram posts @craftyandcreativevibes !

Heffy Doodle and Sunny Studio Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Sunny Studio Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop!Design Team members from both companies are sharing inspiration using products from both companies! I couldn’t choose just 1 card, so I decided to make 2! Whenever I’m starting a card, I like to lay my stamps out on my card base to getContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Sunny Studio Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop”

Pandas Sending Good Vibes

Hey there crafty friends! I hope you are all having wonderful celebrations with your families for the holidays! Today, I am sharing this bright and happy card using Kinda Cute by Patricia Alvarez Panda Bear Digital Stamp. I printed the images on 80# Neenah Solar White cardstock and then colored the images with Copic markers.Continue reading “Pandas Sending Good Vibes”

Heffy Doodle and Miss Ink Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Miss Ink Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop!  Design team members from both teams are sharing some crafty inspiration using products from both companies!  Plus, both stores will be giving away prizes! Now, let’s get crafty! I couldn’t handle all the cuteness of all the stamps, so I ended up makingContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Miss Ink Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop”

Let’s Get a Pumpkin!

Have you picked out pumpkins for carving yet?? We have the cutest little local farm here that has a huge pumpkin patch that we love to go to every year! They have hay rides, corn mazes, and lots of treats! The kids just love going there! This sweet girl on this card reminds me ofContinue reading “Let’s Get a Pumpkin!”

Get Out Your Rakes!

It’s that time of year! Are you excited for Autumn or dreading it? Summer is definitely my favorite season, but I do love getting out the fall boots and sweaters! My doggies are definitely happy it’s cooling down! It definitely looks like this cute little dog is having a blast in the leaves! To makeContinue reading “Get Out Your Rakes!”