Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Blog Site Changed.............

Finding "Blogger" challenging; unable to get the appearance I'm seeking. I've switched to "Weebly.com" and am enjoying the process. You can now visit me at:


I hope you stop by and take a look. Thank you! 

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Brand New Product Bundles Now Available

We have just come out with several product bundles, conveniently put together for function and savings! Check 'em out for yourself on my website at your convenience:

Each of these bundles puts you over the $50 qualifying purchase to be able to get the National Scrapbooking Paper Packet for only $5 ($11.95 value) and the May Stamp of the Month ($17.95 value) at $5.  In addition, each bundle is discounted from what it would actually cost if you bought each of the items separately.  I love a good bundle bargain, don't you?

Stamping Scrapbooker's Delight 
(Item #: Z9982)
Stamping Basics Collection
(Item #: Z9980)

Card Maker's Quick Start
(Item #: Z9981)

Memory Keeping Fundamentals 
(Item #: Z9983) 

Essentials Toolkit
(Item #: Z9984)

B is for Baby
(Item #: D1561)

"Cards Made Utilizing the Deals of May"

These cards showcase the exclusive, "Free To Be Me" paper packet only available this month for National Scrapbooking Month, the May Stamp of the Month, Aqua Dots, Durable Triangle Studs, White Daisy Cardstock, Lagoon and Cocoa Exclusive Inks Stamp Pads. (Created by Denise Tarlinton)

Sunday, May 11, 2014

2014 Spring / Summer Idea Book

Close to My Heart Idea Book & Catalog
Spring/Summer 2014

Close To My Heart is the “Let Me Show You How™” company. From easy-to-follow patterns in our how-to books to coordinated embellishments for fast and gorgeous pages, we can show you how to discover your creativity and celebrate relationships—with handmade projects from the heart! 

To view Idea Book, click on the following link: http://robertsteele.ctmh.com/ctmh/products/online-idea-book.aspx 

(Valid through July 2014)
144 pages, full color. Over 200 artwork samples. Full of Tips, Techniques and links to online videos. View free online or purchase your own (physical) copy. 

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Take Advantage of these "May Deals"

May is "National Scrapbooking Month," and to celebrate we are unleashing the "Free to Be Me" paper collection at a great deal: get it for $5 when you place a qualifying order of $50*. That’s $6.95 in savings from its retail value of $11.95. The crafter and the saver in you are free to get ecstatic over this deal! Get the kit for yourself and unleash your unique ideas through this collection that celebrates your inner free spirit. The collection includes 6 B&T Duos™ papers designed exclusively for this promotion, 6 UV-coated, designed cardstock sheets, and 2 sheets of complementary printed vellum. These vellum designs, in polka-dot and feather patterns, are a truly unique touch and will add pizzazz to the already spunky papers. Take advantage of this one-month-only offer right away and make your  projects beam with personality—because you’re free to be you!
*Offer valid May 1–31, 2014. Shipping/handling is calculated based on the full retail price of the discounted paper collection ($11.95).

Plus, with your $50 qualifying purchase, you will also qualify for the May Stamp of the Month - "You've Got a Friend" for an additional $5 (retail value $17.95.) This means May is the perfect month to double up on promotions, getting the paper collection for $5 and the May Stamp of the Month for $5—that is a savings of nearly $20! So make sure to get your Free to Be Me paper collection in May for just $5 and let your creativity take flight!

Friday, May 2, 2014

Project Inspiration: Tools for Tasteful Pages

The stitch guide helps you quickly and easily add a little “oomph” to your projects. Watch the video to see how we’ve added the popular hand-sewn effect to the stamped images in the My Acrylix™ Windy Day set using just three tools: the stitch guide, the foam mat, and a sewing needle with embroidery floss.