2 Easy Card Making Ideas Using Washi Tape

It’s been said that glitter is a girl’s best friend… and what’s better than glitter? Glitter AND Gold! Did you know that starting today, you can get FREE exclusive Goldrush Mini Stickers and Gold & Silver Glitter Washi Tape when you spend $100 or more as part of our Good as Gold promo?! Read on for some innovative ideas on what to make with your FREE gifts when you receive them!

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How to Make Handmade Cards with The Daisy Bouquet Punch


Wondering what to do with your extra scraps from the Bee Mine collection? We have the perfect solution for you… make beautiful handmade greeting cards using the Daisy Bouquet Punch! If you don’t have this punch yet, you need to get it! It creates four unique daisy cutout designs (all in just one punch!) that are perfect for handmade birthday cards, Mother’s Day cards, spring greeting cards and more. So… want to see how to make this beautiful card in less than 10 steps? Let’s go!

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What Does Your Handwriting Say About You? #NationalHandwritingDay


Did you know that your handwriting can indicate more than 5,000 unique personality traits? It’s true! According to graphologists (experts in handwriting analysis), the way you craft your letters and words can reveal your social tendencies, whether you’re introverted or extroverted and much more! Today is National Handwriting Day, and as a memory-keeping company, we believe your handwriting tells a special story – your story. So… want to see what yours says about you? Grab a pen and take a little test!

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Sugarplum Holiday Gift Tags


The Sugarplum Variety Mat Pack and Embellishments played a starring role in these gift tags. Their cardstock weight is perfect for making lots of different kinds of tags and cards. And they are so simple to make, it’s easy to create oodles of them in no time at all! Just what we need during a busy Holiday season, right?

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Hello, Precision Point Adhesive!

Today is a BIG day in CM-World!  Today the Precision Point Adhesive makes it way back into the CM product line-up.


The Precision Point Adhesive is a much loved form of adhesive for adhering those small delicate and detailed pieces to your projects.  Like the Laser-Cut Embellishments, or a paper flower.

To use the “pen-like” adhesive, you will lightly press the tip onto your project while gently squeezing the bulb.  This will release the baby blue colored glue onto your project.  Don’t worry though–it dries clear!

How do you envision using your Precision Point Adhesive on your projects?

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A Little Note

A little note….is all it will take to put a smile on someone’s face.

Create this card, and the daisies will dance right off of it– and you are guaranteed smiles!

It doesn’t have to be for any special occasion, just a random act.

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Luxurious Layered Cards using Forever Yours Scrapbook Collection

Creative Memories new Forever Yours Collection was released just in time for the spring/summer wedding season.  I know that I’ll be attending a few bridal showers and two weddings this summer – one being my son’s – and I’ll need some cards for gift-giving.

I created two beautiful layered cards with lots of texture and pretty details using the Forever Yours Paper, Stickers, Embellishments, Laser Cut Embellishments and Vellum Paper.  Our new 4-Way Corner and Hole Punch added the final pièce de résistance to these cards.


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5 Sorbet Card Ideas & Tips

What to do on a sunny Saturday morning in the spring? Why, grab a cup of coffee, turn on some inspiring music and pull out your card making supplies!

This past week, I experimented with the Sorbet collection. It features a vibrant set of colors and patterns, and the bold papers make it easy to create one-of-a-kind cards that are bursting with fun!

Bundled together below are a few card making tips, as well as 5 card making ideas for you to try using Sorbet. By just adding a few of the Sorbet Embellishments as complementary accents to the beautiful papers, you can easily have a card done in minutes!

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Digital Christmas Cards using Christmas Past

Do you love receiving a personalized card?  I do and I love making them to send to my friends and family at Christmas and all through the year.  We receive so much electronic mail now and opening the mailbox to a personalized card is refreshing!


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Painted Harvest Holiday Envelopes

Nothing makes me happier than using up my scrap paper to put together a card/envelope duo that is going to make a loved one’s day. Last week I shared with you some super fun and simple cards that you could put together using the Painted Harvest collection. Today we are going to make some coordinating envelopes!

For the blog post on how to make the cards jump over HERE!


For instructions on how to make the envelope check out THIS blog from back in September. The instruction sheet can also be found in PDF form HERE.

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