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Entries from January 2008

Had To Have The Hearts

January 30th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Last week while shopping with two of my girlfriends I found these adorable puffy heart stickers.  I knew right away that I wanted to buy them, but there was a problem. I’m on a crusade to clear the studio of clutter. If the gazillion stickers I currently owned didn’t already count as clutter then the [...]

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Tags: Play · Projects · Ramblings

Bloggy Giveaways Carnival

January 28th, 2008 · 74 Comments

Once again Rocks In My Dryer is hosting a Bloggy Giveaway. These contests are lots of fun and they spread all over the internet. To see a complete list of participants go here. I’ve participated in the past by offering a free tutorial but this time I’ve decided to go all out. I’m offering an [...]

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Tags: Contest


January 28th, 2008 · 2 Comments

I can’t tell you how much I have enjoyed your responses and how difficult it was to pick the winner. I laughed.. I cried.. well, I didn’t actually cry but I did get a really sappy expression on my face and made a goofy smile. Thank you everyone for playing along with me! Cassie, I [...]

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Tags: Contest


January 25th, 2008 · 8 Comments

I’ve got six brand new, never opened bottles of Distress Ink looking for a new home. I’m continuing my anti-hoarding crusade and these are the next gems to go. The colors are antique linen, old paper, mustard seed, tea dye, milled lavender, and tattered rose. This contest is going to be a bit different from [...]

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Tags: Contest

Pay It Forward

January 25th, 2008 · 1 Comment

There is a “Pay It Forward” movement sweeping through crafty blog land these days. Two of the sites that I regularly keep an eye on are participating in it. Basically, they offer to send something handmade to their first three commenters providing the commenters continue the same offer on their own blogs. Anodyne Design has [...]

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Tags: Ramblings

Techniques, Techniques, And More Techniques

January 22nd, 2008 · 6 Comments

I want to tell you about a new book that I have. It’s written by Julia Andrus and it is called “Paper Transformed”. What I like most about this book is that it isn’t just a book full of projects, it is a book full of techniques. Page after page of “recipes”. It’s like an [...]

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Tags: Play · Ramblings