Sunday, December 4, 2016

December crafty fun with Close to My heart with a 30% savings!!

So often it’s the little things that matter most—and what better way to celebrate the little things in life than with adorable mini albums? Whether looking for a meaningful gift idea or a treasured keepsake, these mini albums are a fast and easy option, and this month you save 30%-off the retail price of the products you need!

These albums are so easy, so if you need a quick Christmas gift, Birthday gift, Baby Shower gift, Wedding Shower gift, etc.......this is perfect!

Let's start with the Blue Jean Mini Album.  The special price is $18.95, and yes you do really receive all of that in the bundle!!,
Next up is the Blush Mini Album which is also $18.95.
The next album is the Everyday Life album. The Adventure Calls My Crush pages make it a perfect travel or event diary. For all of you ladies that have a Travel Journal, this is a great way of recording your travels and then you can easily refer to it when you do your 12 x12 pages.

Take a look at what you get for $19.95:

Please let me know if you have any questions.  These mini books are the perfect gift for anyone on you yearly gift list.

When ordering you can visit my website and join the December party to place you order.  And as a reminder with every $50 purchase you can purchase the December Stamp of the Month for only $5.
Thoughtful Flowers set of 14 #S1612


Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Black Friday Surprise Stash sale

Love getting a great deal on crafting supplies to add to your stash? For Black Friday this year, you’ll have the opportunity to get amazing crafting supplies at an amazing price with Close To My Heart! For 24 hours only, we’ll feature themed mystery boxes filled with retired Close To My Heart products, all at a major discount! These mystery boxes will have five different price points ranging from $35 to $150, with some mystery boxes being offered at 50% off the retail value! All mystery boxes will be available beginning November 25, 2016 at 12:00 am (MST) while supplies last—so grab a box for your stash before they’re gone!

So mark your calendar, planner or your alarm alarm on your don't want to miss out on this special deal.

Happy Shopping!!

Monday, October 3, 2016

October is here and the Holiday Expressions has arrived!

October is here and the Seasonal Expressions idea book has arrived.
There are lots of beautiful new products, including an exclusive Christmas Digital only Cricut Cartridge, holiday papers, new cards kits and don't forget the the New Exclusive Flower Market Cricut Cartridge.

You can shop via my website Don't forget you can purchase the Stamp of the Month for $5 with every $50 purchase.  Everyone who orders through the October Mystery Hostess link will be entered in a drawing to be the hostess with a qualifying party.

Happy shopping!

Cricut® Flower Market Collection Z3285


Cartridge (700 Images: Shapes, Layers, Banners, Borders, Backgrounds, and Font)
My Acrylix® D-size Stamp Sets*
Adventure Cardstock Combo Pack

Cricut® City Sidewalks Digital Collection Z4017


30 complete images, including titles, photo frames, borders, card sentiments, card overlays, and other cheery Christmas designs.*

*Only available for use with Cricut Explore™ and Cricut Explore Air™.

Friday, June 3, 2016

Flash Sale has begun!!!

News flash! During the month of June, we’re offering great deals on bundles of discounted Close To My Heart products every weekend! Check back each Friday, starting at 3:00pm during June to find a new set of bundles. There will be lots to choose from at various discount levels and price points, but you’ll need to snatch them up quick, because they’re only available through the following Monday while supplies last!!

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Cricut cartridges are retiring!!! Get them while they last.

Three favorite Cricut cartridges are retiring - Art Philosophy, Artiste, and Artfully Sent!  They are only available while supplies last, so if you don't have these cartridges in your craft room, you'll want to hurry and order them up before they are gone!

Happy Times Paper pack available until May 31st

Don't delay...with a qualifying $60 from my website you get the awesome and I mean awesome Happy Times exclusive paper pack for FREE!!   I absolutely love the colors. I used these papers to create the following two page layout.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

May 21st crop and New Seasonal Expressions

The new Seasonal Expression idea book is now available.  There are so many new products that I absolutely love and I know you will too.  Save the date.......I will be having an all day crop on Saturday May 21st.  You will be able to preview new products, take advantage of National Scrapbooking May promotion...and a make n take.  The crop fee will be $10...light snacks will be provided. The crop fee will be waived with any $25. order placed through my website in  the "Farewell Crop" beginning May 1st through May 20th.  

I absolutely love the new Magical paper now available. It's a theme park kind of paper pack.....but you can use it for anything. I used Ceci's bowling pictures in the single page layouts I made with the new paper pack.  I absolutely love the colors and how versatile the paper line is.

Don't wait to late to get your order in. Please let me know if you have any questions or would like to hold a class or party. 


Monday, April 25, 2016

There is still time left to get your favorite paper before it retires.

Only a few more days until the following three paper packs will retire.  You still have time to grab them before they retire. I love them all.....but have to say that the Charlotte papers are my favorite. I love the layout I created with Ceci's senior pictures. Also, once you spend $50 you qualify to purchase the April Stamp of the month...which is so versatile and cute. See the great card my Close to My Heart Leader Benda Rosa sent to me using the April Stamp of the Month.

You can visit my website anytime to order your favorite products.




Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Save the date......Seasonal Expression products will retire at the end of April....

Seasonal expressions products are only available until the end of April. Don't miss out on a chance to get these exclusive thin cuts, stamp sets and paper.  And don't forget....when you spend $50 you qualify to purchase the Stamp of the Month for $5.  You can shop my website in the "Mystery Hostess"  Everyone who places an order in the Mystery Hostess in the month of April party will be entered to win a chance to be the hostess.

The April stamp of the month is so cute....see the artwork below. The cameras on this stamp set are just fabulous!!

The new Seasonal Expression idea book will be out on May 1st.  There are so many new products that I absolutely love and I know you will too.  Save the date.......I will be having an all day crop on Saturday May 21st.  You will be able to preview new products, take advantage of National Scrapbooking May promotion...and a make n take.  The crop fee will be $10...light snacks will be provided. The crop fee will be waived with any order placed through my website in  the "Farewell Crop" beginning May 1st through May 10th.  

I will  update with more details as we get closer.


Thursday, March 17, 2016

Stampaganza and a New Exclsuive Stamp Set Buy 2 Get 1 Free

We are halfway through the month of March and Stampaganza is still under way.  Here is your chance to stock up on your favorite stamp sets. Buy 2 get 1 Free.  What a great deal.  You can get this great deal by shopping directly from my website at

Just in from Corporate an exclusive stamp set available  now until March 31st.  I just ordered mine. what an awesome exclusive stamp set. Don't wait until it's too late.

Hello Paradise!
Hello Paradise SET OF 14 $17.95 CC1065
The exclusive Hello Paradise stamp set is available now through the end of March! Take advantage of this month’s Stampaganza promotion to earn a free stamp set when you buy two at regular pricethat means that this beautiful set could be yours for FREE when you choose two other stamp sets! Get your order in now and stamp your way to paradise!
RECOMMENDED BLOCKS: 1" × 1" (Y1001), 1" × 3½" (Y1002), 2"× 2" (Y1003


Thursday, January 28, 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016

Saturday, January 9, 2016

January 2016 Stamp of the Month :Beloved Bouquet

Had fun playing with the January SOTM.  The stamping technique is so pretty....first time I tried it....and I think it turned out very pretty. 

Here is the card that I created with the January SOTM as well as using a few of the Live Your Day- January promotion cards which are still available with a qualifying purchase.

The stamp is very can make all sorts of cards and also you use it on your layouts or mixed media projects. I used the word stamps on my Valentine  cards that I cut out using the CTMH-Artfully Sent Cartridge.

January 2016. Stamp of the Month
Beloved Bouquet SET OF 14 $17.95 S1601

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for that month only, for just $5! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.


Don't miss out on a chance to get your Scrap on and raise money for the Stein Education Center......!!!

We are only a few weeks away from my daughter's all day crop to benefit the Stein Education Center.  Seating may be limited so get your registration payment in can scroll down to the bottom of this post for all the event information and to sign up via paypal.  Please contact me if you have any questions.

Here is a picture of Ceci giving her presentation at a retreat I am attending this weekend.  She did a great job!!!

********************EVENT DETAILS*****************

Now on to the details............Come all Scrapbookers and Crafters!!!
This event is a scrapbook/craft crop where you can bring your gear and scrapbook  or craft as much as you would like.

Date:  Saturday February 6, 2016
Time: 9AM  to 9PM...12 hours of crafty fun
Location: Poway Poinsettia Mobile Home Park Clubhouse

**Lunch and snacks will be provided
**Chance to win some awesome raffle prizes
**Raffles, Bingo and so much more!!  Raffle tickets will be $5 for 6 tickets.  Raffle prizes include, kits, tools, gift baskets, cricut cartridges, etc.
**Make & take
**There will be supplies on hand of which 50% of sales will be donated to the SEC

Cost is $30 for half table (3ft)
       or  $50 for full table (6ft)

to Register...please contact Cecilia Carmichael email  Payments will be accepted by check or paypal.  If paying by Paypal...please click the link below and please put your name and contact info in the comments section.

You can also contact me directly if you would like more information.