Londyn’s Ikea Play Kitchen Makeover

This past week I've been busy working away on my daughter Londyn's present for her 3rd birthday. We bought the Ikea duktig play kitchen and I went to town on jazzing it up. The kids play room is decorated in red and white, so I stuck to that color for her kitchen too. It was a lot of fun to put it all together and I think it turned out pretty darn adorable. She sure loves it. {Click photo to view larger} And here is the birthday girl, Londyn, the morning of her birthday. It felt like Christmas morning for … Read more…

Coffee Cup Tag with the CTMH Artistry Cricut Cartridge

I can't be the only one who thinks the cost of gift bags is outrageous, right? A cute gift bag is around $4. I like to buy the solid colored gift bags in bulk or the kraft bags like this one and either decorate the outside of the bag or add a cute gift tag. For this one I used the coffee cup image on the Artistry Cricut Cartridge from Close To My Heart. Isn't it cute? Inside the bag is a starbucks cup and gift card so this matching tag goes perfectly. I kept the inside of the banner … Read more…

Mason Jar Card using the Artistry Cricut Cartridge

Just wrapped up this fun , simple ard and wanted to share it with you all…. I used the mason jar image on the new Close To My Heart Artistry Cricut Cartridge and welded 2 of them next to each other in Cricut Design Space to make it into a card. I added a square in Design Space to cover the heart on the inside of the card (right jar) and welded that on so it was a solid surface. It was super simple to do. I then cut the same image again in a the kraft cardstock to create … Read more…

Hello Love Card using the Artistry Cricut Cartridge

As I sat down today to get crafty I was unsure what I wanted to make. I've been wanting to refill my stash of cards so I knew I wanted to make another card. I grabbed my NEW Artistry Cricut Cartridge handbook and flipped to page one. Something jumped out at me on the very first page…. that never happens. Haha! I decided to use the hello shape, arrow banner and then use the alphabet from the Artistry to add LOVE on the banner. I took pictures along the way… Page 1 of the Artistry Cricut Cartridge Handbook ^^ What … Read more…