Tag Archive: Card stock

Embellished Poinsettia Gift Tags

Well, I discovered that despite my best intentions to have this post up over a week ago, I was at the mercy of the postman to deliver the gifts I’d ordered for our… Continue reading

Customized Art in An Afternoon

This month, I decided to tackle a few looming home decor projects.  One of them involved making a piece of art for a corner in our teensy weensy guest bath.  (Which, incidentally, is… Continue reading

Crafty April: Packaging Ideas

I think that how a gift is wrapped is just as important as the gift itself, so I paid special attention to all the packaging for the craft items I made for the… Continue reading

Place Card Primer: Bunnies with Carrots

Since Spring is almost here, I thought I would make a cute set of place cards with my Easter-themed cookie cutters.  I chose the profile of a bunny rabbit and traced the outline… Continue reading

DIY XOXO Tic-Tac-Toe Valentine

I usually sign letters and notes with “XOXO.”  Just view my About page and you’ll see this is true. I have been busy preparing for the approaching holiday of Valentine’s Day, and the… Continue reading

Love Tags

Here are some Valentine tags or tags to use when giving a gift to a loved one.  I made these gift tags with a multi-tag craft punch, colored and patterned card stock, scissors,… Continue reading

An Egg-cellent Card

Here is an any-occasion card that I made today with two colors of paper — white and yellow — to mimic eggs. On the card, I used a cut-out of a computer font… Continue reading

A Homemade New Year’s Eve

When I entertain, I like to use homemade touches to create a unique party atmosphere. Plus, making holiday accessories at home can be much cheaper than buying them at the store! Here are… Continue reading

Quick Cardboard Gift Tags

I recently purchased a set of cardboard gift tags made by Paper Magic Group and the simple design of them got me thinking that it would be easy to recreate additional tags at… Continue reading

Turkey Place Card Holders

This little gaggle of gobblers is a charming addition to any holiday table!  These turkey place card holders are made of sturdy metal and add a touch of whimsy to traditional dinners! I… Continue reading

Fast and Easy: Halloween Office Chic

I was walking around the craft store this weekend, and I saw a kit to make a little bat using a small ball made from wooden reeds wrapped together.  The kit included eyes,… Continue reading

Halloween Paper Dangles

These Halloween paper cut-outs are perfect for decorating windows, walls, and making a simple garland.  I drew a bat, some pumpkins, a ghost and candy corn shapes on colored construction paper.  Then, I… Continue reading

Eew! Rat Place Cards!

I shudder a bit as I write this, because I have an aversion to anything that scuttles about, but these rat place cards will add some creepiness to your Halloween smorgasbord! I got… Continue reading

Re-purposing Recyclables: Paper

There are times when I feel as though I am drowning in paper scraps.  I am literally surrounded by old notes, receipts, grocery lists, advertisements for take-out restaurants, and scraps of card stock. … Continue reading

Owl Greeting Card

As I mentioned yesterday, I have a dear friend who is moving with her significant other after completing a graduate degree.  In honor of her accomplishment, and to celebrate her new position and… Continue reading

Baby Tags

Lots of my friends and family seem to be welcoming new additions to their families lately.  In the last few months, three friends have had babies with different “E” names. When I give… Continue reading