You are a Gem iPhone Case + Tote Bag…

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I am loving the “gem” trend that is popping up everywhere! This month, I am participating in the Cricut Design Space Star challenge and my team and I decided to create projects with a “geometric” theme. I immediately thought a cut-out geometric gem shape would be perfect to inspire a few designs. I created two ideas […]

How to Make an Adorable Heart Lantern …

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Our lovely friend, Laurel from A Bubbly Life created these ADORABLE black and gold heart lanterns for the PB Teen blog and we are in love! The lanterns are inspired by this season’s new Emily and Meritt collection (swoon!). I am going to order this black heart duvet cover + shams for Kate’s new room. I am completely […]

Pineapple Garland…

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Pineapples scream “summer” and they are everywhere right now! For my latest Cricut project, I decided to make a simple pineapple garland. You can make this adorable banner in minutes to add a festive touch to a summer party or happy hour! The Cricut Explore™ cuts the intricate details of my pineapple graphic perfectly! Would you like […]

Cricut Explore Giveaway + Party Collection…

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We recently created this red, white and blue party using the Cricut Explore™ and so many of the projects would be perfect for the 4th of July! This “star” party could be used for celebrating your sports star, rock star or classroom super star! Just change up the colors of cardstock you cut to create your […]

Flora and The Flamingo…

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I am so excited to be participating in a creative book series on Paging Supermom today! Perfect for summer, they have asked their favorite bloggers to create a craft inspired by a favorite children’s book. I am obsessed with flamingos (remember the flamingo party I almost hosted last year?), so when I spotted this book, Flora and […]

Amazing Cinco de Mayo Banner + Cupcake Flags…

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Yes, I just called my own project “amazing”…..but it really is! If there was ever a perfect example of what the Cricut Explore can do, that I could never ever do with a pair of scissors, this is it. If you haven’t heard about the new Cricut Explore machine, read more here. Inspired by papel picado, […]

London Update…

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Hello! Hello! I always seem to make big plans for catching up on blogging while I’m traveling and it seems I am completely insane because typically I end up having no downtime whatsoever on trips! Perfect example….this week in London. (Did you notice I’ve been MIA?)  Mandi and I have had the most amazing time […]

Cute Candy Tube Easter Carrots :: Easter Ideas for Kids

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Hello sweet TomKat Studio friends! It’s Jessica from Pen N’ Paper Flowers and I’m “hoppy” to be back with you today to share a really cute idea just in time for Easter. I’m sure Peter Rabbit would absolutely approve of you stuffing these adorable candy carrots into the Easter baskets you are preparing this year. I […]