Thursday, March 27, 2014

Temptations Vol 28 by Wendy Tunison Designs

I've got a fun new set of templates from Wendy Tunison Designs to show you today that is perfect for anyone doing P52/P365, etc.  I don't know about you but Wendy struggles with the pocket style so she's been trying to create a more fun version of templates each month for her albums.  Temptations Vol. 28 is 30% off through April 2nd.

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You're going to love what our CT did with this set!
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I've also put Just Us {April} on sale this week for 50% off!
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Be sure to stop by the Super Saturday Sale this week to pick up these three kits from Wendy for just $2.00 each!
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There are also a few more days to play along with the Little Warrior Challenge on Wendy's FB Fan Page!
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Have a great day!

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Relax & Renew by Busy Crafting Mommy Designs & Shel Belle Scraps

Busy Crafting Mommy Designs & Shel Belle Scraps have teamed up to bring you Relax & Renew, perfect for scrapping your most relaxing moments like a day at the spa, a relaxing day at home, or a beautiful spring day.


Thursday, March 20, 2014

Gaining Altitude by Wendy Tunison Designs

Wendy Tunison Designs has an awesome new release for you this week!  Nothing beats the thrill of hearing that engine roar and feeling the ground slip away from you as take off in flight.  For frequent flyers, pilots and air show lovers, Gaining Altitude is all about that love of flying.   Full of vintage planes and gorgeous textures, this kit is perfect for all of the aviation enthusiasts in your life.  It's 30% off through March 26 at SNP!
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Wendy has also cooked up 8 add ons to this kit!

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And of course, if you pick up the bundle, you'll save big time!  It includes the full kit and all of the add ons.
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As if the kit wasn't enough to convince you, check out the awesome layouts our CT created with this kit!
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How would you like a chance to win a $25.00 coupon to Wendy's SNP store?  Head over to her fb fan page and check out the Little Warrior event she's set up.  You could be the lucky winner and if there's enough participation, some lucky person will win her entire store!  Whoot!
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Be sure to stop by SNP on Saturday as well because Wendy's got 3 kits and 2 add ons in the Super Saturday Sale this week!
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Have a great day!

I just love Gaining Altitude by Wendy Tunison Designs, all about planes & travel it has some adorable elements. Now I just need to get my photos from our last vacation sorted so I can scrap them!


When I saw the kit, the first thing that came to mind was a playtime passport for little ones! I know not everyone has a reason to have an actual passport so why not make your own for those times when your kids are playing pretend?

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Magic Moments by Just For Fun Designs

Life is full of magic moments, whether they come from a magic show or just everyday life. Scrap those moments with the new kit Magic Moments from Just For Fun Designs! Kelly has also made a fun template set to go along with the kit, you can pick up both for 50% off for a limited time.


As you can see this kit can be used for just about any picture!

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Temptations Vol 27 by Wendy Tunison Designs

Wendy Tunison Designs has got a fun new template set for you today!  Temptations Vol. 27 is 30% off through March 12th at SNP and GS!

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Take a look at the beautiful layouts our CT created with this set...

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Wendy has also got Love Softly on sale this week for 50% off at SNP!

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And she's got a fun little challenge for you!  Simply download this template and create a layout with it and one of Wendy's kits by the end of the month.  Come back to this post on Wendy's blog and leave a comment with a link to your layout.  One lucky winner will win a $5.00 coupon to her SNP store!

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Be sure to stop by SNP for the Super Saturday Sale.  Wendy Tunison Designs will have 3 HUGE kits and an awesom add on in there!
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Dive Into St Patrick's Day by The Scrappy Kat & Mommy Me Time Scrapper

St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner & if you need a touch 'o the green, check out Dive Into St. Patrick's Day from The Scrappy Kat & Mommy Me Time Scrapper. The newest kit in their "Dive Into" series should get you ready for spring!


My layouts aren't really layouts as I decided to use the kit to make a siggy for the March Siggy Challenge at SNP.


I also made a little milk carton treat holder (man, these are becoming my favoriate thing to do!) to tuck some treats into for my boys on St. Patrick's Day.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

She Sparkles {Hybrid} by Wendy Tunison Designs

I recently got to work the newest kit from Wendy Tunison Designs, She Sparkles. It's part of the March Buffet at Ginger Scraps & can be used for so many different types of layouts!

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Here's the cute hybrid I did with She Sparkles, I had a purse template from Wendy Bird Designs & since She Sparkles is more of a girly type kit, I thought it would work perfectly. It has some Hershey's Kisses tucked inside ready to give to my little cousin, she'll love it!


While I don't have a freebie with this hybrid, I do have a little tip for everyone when it comes to using adhesives in your hybrid projects. When I first started doing hybrids, I was a little overwhelmed with the different types of adhesives one could use. I tried several different varieties but finally settled on using a dot glue runner such as the Elmer's Glue. It was easy to find & use but I still wasn't happy with it. When I used the glue on cards, it worked great but for projects like the purse above, I often found that the glue was not strong enough & my project would come apart. So frustrating!

Then I was watching some paper crafting tutorials on YouTube & one product I noticed the crafters using was Scor-Tape made by Scor-Pal. I couldn't find it in any brick & mortar stores but ran across it on Amazon & decided to give it a try.

I.Love.It! This is some seriously strong tape & holds hybrid projects together like nobody's business. I have to be careful that I've got my tape in the right place & am ready to use it because once it's on, you can't get it off without tearing the paper. Another really nice feature is that you can tear it by hand so no need for scissors unless you want a clean cut. It comes in 4 different widths & while it's a touch more expensive than the dot glue runners, I find the strength it gives to my projects worth the cost.

You can order it through Scor-Pal for a little cheaper than Amazon but I have a Prime membership & I like getting my supplies fast. If there is a scrapbooking store near you, they might carry it but the one near me closed so I have to go online. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed!

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this post are mine. I was not compensated in any way by Scor-Pal for promoting their products and services.