Circle Flip It Cards

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I love whipping up a good card and this one is not only a quick card to make but it’s also very cute. I love the dimension the circle flip-it adds! 

You really only need great designer paper to decorate but you can of course add as few or as many embellishments as you like. For my cards I added a paper flower in the corner and then made the envelopes with my envelope punch board. 

I stamped the sentiments using my CTMH stamps and the card is a Sizxx die.

For the base of my cards I used Close to My Heart cardstock and you can find it by clicking on the Shop Now icon on the upper right hand side on my blog.

You can find these cards and other delightful items in my etsy shop at http://www.etsy.com/shop/LoveMeKnotsbyHBD


Hope you enjoyed my project & thanks for stopping by!

Rina
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Custom 6×6 Mini Album

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Today I am sharing this uber cute 6×6 mini album that was a custom order. The theme was pink, black, gold and girly! It is dimensional with embellishments and is very chunky! There are a total of 8 chipboard pages with two pocket holders and 4 tags. There are also two fold out pages.


I sure hope Madeleine likes it! 

You can view the full album on my YourTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyyGNL8NjjY
I hope you enjoyed my project and thanks for stopping by!

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Father’s Day Projects

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I am working on Father’s Day projects today. I am fortunate to not only have a great dad but also 3 brothers who are fantastic fathers also!


Here are two projects I have worked on so far. 

First up is my Marine Inspired Card. I am proud to have a brother who is a Marine! 

The second project is a shirt and tie gift box that measures 2 inches at the base and is 5 inches tall. 

This shirt & tie gift box will fit a small gift or some goodies. 

Hope you enjoyed my project! Thanks for stopping by!

Rina


P.S. I entered the following challenges and there is still time for you to link up as well!
Decorate to Celebrate http://decoratetocelebrate.blogspot.com/2015/05/challenge-100-anything-goes.
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Mini Center Step Cards

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I love center step cards and how cute they are to embellish. With that being said though mini center step cards are even cuter! 

These mini center step cards are 3 inches by 3 inches.

First up is the “I like you a latte” card. 

It is embellished with a latte cup and ribbon on the front 
It is stamped with the sentiment on the inside and there is even a spot for your handwritten note.

Next is the “I donut know what I’d do without you” mini center step card. 
It is embellished with a “donut” on the front and ribbon. This donut has blueberry frosting in my mind and sprinkles because who doesn’t love sprinkles!

The inside has the stamped sentiment as well as a spot for a handwritten message.
Last is the “You’re like a cup of tea, you warm my heart” mini center step card. 


The front is embellished with a cup of tea and ribbon.
The inside has the stamped sentiment and a spot for a handwritten message. 

I also made mini envelopes for each with my envelope punch board. 

I made these super adorable mini center step cards with Close to My Heart Whimsy Assortment Cardstock and the Treats of Friendship Occasions stamp set (C1616).

Whimsy Assortment 
Treats of Friendship

Hope you enjoyed my project & thanks for stopping by!

Rina

http://heartbrokendesigns.blogspot.com/2015/05/mini-center-step-cards.html

P.S. I entered the following challenges and there is still time for you to link up as well!
Decorate to Celebrate http://decoratetocelebrate.blogspot.com/2015/05/challenge-100-anything-goes.
Craft Your Passion http://www.craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.nl/2015/05/challenge-262-always-anything-goes.html

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“Never Too Many Roses” Explosion Box

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I love receiving flowers. I love the smell of flowers and how gorgeous they look in full bloom. 


I however, do not have a green thumb so I am unable to keep flowers alive for very long. Paper crafting saves me in this aspect as I can keep these mementos forever!


Today I finished up this “Never Too Many Roses” Explosion Box. 
This explosion box is 4 x 3 7/8 when closed and when open and fully extended, it is approximately 15 1/2 by 15 1/2 inches. 

I added a mini box in the center so you can add a small gift or treat. It has rose embellishments on top and sits on a paper doily. 

 There are 26 spaces for photos or notes. 

Hope you enjoyed my project. Thanks for stopping by!

Rina


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Anna Griffin 12 x 12 Scapbook Layout

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Today I worked on a 12 x 12 Scrapbook layout. This is an Anna Griffin layout in the Make it Now section in Cricut Design Space. 


This was a great project and super easy to put together. 


I love the details and the intricate butterflies that cut so well on the Explore. 


I left the sentiment blank as I am not sure what picture I am using for this layout. Once I decide I will either add a stamped sentiment with one of  my Close to My Heart stamps or print and cut a sentiment with my Explore.


Here is a close up of one of the butterflies, Love the dimension!


Thanks for stopping by!
Rina

I also linked up to the following linky parties-

http://www.jwscrapshack.blogspot.com/2015/04/ffc-83-florals-butterflies.html

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Double Side Pocket Cards

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Today’s project is a Double Sided Pocket Card x 2. 


Each card measures 6 inches by 6 inches and has a pocket on the outside with a tag and a pocket on the inside for a gift card or other goodie. 

The first card I made for my niece who is celebrating her 5th birthday this weekend. I haven’t decided what goodie to put inside yet but I’ll add something before I give it to her.

The uber cute stamp I used is from Close to My Heart, the Cricut Artiste Collection Birthday. You can pick it up using my Close To My Heart link to the right.

The Choose Happy Card is listed in my Etsy Shop. This one has paper flower, lace ribbon and doily embellishments. 
Hope you enjoyed my project. Thanks for stopping by!

Rina


http://heartbrokendesigns.blogspot.com/2015/04/double-side-pocket-cards.html


I also linked up to the following linky parties-
http://www.jwscrapshack.blogspot.com/2015/04/ffc-83-florals-butterflies.html

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You’re My Cup of Tea Explosion Box

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Explosion boxes are so much fun. You can add pictures, journaling notes or other mementos and give to someone special to brighten their day. This box is no different and since I have started drinking so much tea lately I thought this would be the perfect theme.


I used the “Tea Party” card stock pack from Craft Smith and cut the explosion box and panels on my Cricut Explore. The teacup came from the Silhouette store. 
The explosion box is 4 x 3 7/8 when closed and when open and fully extended, it is approximately 15 1/2 by 15 1/2 inches. 
The center of the box has a cute teacup with tulle and rose decoration with pop out “You’re My Cup of Tea” and Tea cup embellishments. 
I hope you enjoyed my project.

Thanks for stopping by!

Rina

http://heartbrokendesigns.blogspot.com/2015/04/you-my-cup-of-tea-explosion-box.html

I entered the following challenges-
http://decoratetocelebrate.blogspot.com/2015/04/challenge-97-anything-goes.html
http://www.jwscrapshack.blogspot.com/2015/04/ffc-82-anything-goes-some-exciting-news.html
http://www.craftindesertdivas.com/2015/04/craft-it-up-link-it-up-anything-goes.html

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Frilly Easel Cards

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So happy to be posting my Frilly Easel Cards today! The SVG is from My Scrap Chick. I used my Cricut Explore to cut out the file and then embellished the easel cards with flowers, lace, tulle and mini jewels.



First up is my favorite… at least I think this one is my favorite. I just love them all! I used the My Reflections Blossom Card Stock from Close to My Heart. I absolutely love how this paper cuts so smoothly on my Explore.





Next up are two Mother’s Day Cards.



These cards are dimensional and make great keepsakes. You can easily put them on display.



Each Easel Card measures 5 in by 5 in and they are all listed in my Etsy shop at http://www.etsy.com/shop/LoveMeKnotsbyHBD



I hope you enjoyed my project. Thanks for stopping by!

Rina









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Center Step Cards with My Bestie Images

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I absolutely adore Sherri Baldy’s My Bestie images! I used these four super cute images and made center step cards. 

I uploaded and cut each image out on my Cricut Explore and then colored each image with my Spectrum Noir’s. I also used my Explore to print and cut the sentiments and made some of the paper flowers with my Explore as well. 


The first card is for my sissy just because she is so awesome. She loves green so I tried to use as much as I could.
The next card is a Thank You to Rhonda over at Decorate to Celebrate. I was a winner on one of her challenges and she sent me an adorable Heart mini album so this card is going to her.
This last two cards will both be posted in my Etsy Shop today. https://www.etsy.com/shop/LoveMeKnotsbyHBD
The first is my “Queen for a Day” card.
The second is my “Thinking of You” card.
Hope you enjoyed my projects.

Thanks for stopping by!

Rina


http://heartbrokendesigns.blogspot.com/2015/03/center-step-cards-with-my-bestie-images.html

P.S. I also linked up my cards to Decorate to Celebrate. You still have time to get crafty and link up also. http://decoratetocelebrate.blogspot.com/2015/03/challenge-96-anything-goes.html
I entered the following challenges-

Jo’s Scrap Shack- http://jwscrapshack.blogspot.com/2015/03/ffc-80-special-birthday.html

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