Friday, December 2, 2016


Hello dear friends !!!!

How are you Christmas Preparations going on? Are flowers a part of your projects??
I love flower making and love all CottageCutz dies especially the flower making ones to create beautiful realistic 3D flowers.
You can check them out here.

I have some pretty purple blooms for you that will look good on any project. These are fun and easy to make. Please follow the video tutorial for this.
Here is my card.

Here is the Video tutorial for creating the flowers.

To finish the card, make a card base 7 inches by 5 inches. Stamp any script stamp with Dusty Concord Distress ink on the background. Add layers with CottageCutz Wide Rectangle Stitched die. Place another Double stitched rectangle die on top.  Add a sentiment in the centre.
Layer the flowers and leaves and arrange on the card.

List of supplies

CottageCutz Stitched  Wide Rectangle frame die
CottageCutz Double Stitched Rectangle set.
 CottageCutz 3D Flower #4
CottageCutz Autumn Foliage

Thursday, December 1, 2016


Hello !!!!

Happy Thursday !!!! A new month means a new release. ODBD has some amazing stamps and dies released today. These are so fabulous that you will be tempted to add them to your collection.
You can check them out here.

Here is my card with Praying hands.

All the supplies here have been used from the Our Daily Bread Designs. The pattern paper used is from the Blushing Rose paper pad. The stamp is ODBD Handle with Prayer Stamp coordinating with Praying Hands die. I have used the ODBD layered lacey ovals die for my background.
I coloured the stamp using Distress inks. I added some jute twine at the base of the card.

My second card features the Pennant Flag verses stamp and die.

For this card, I have used the stamp-Pennant Flag Verses and Double Stitched Pennant Flags.
for the top , I used the Deco border die with some pearl adhesives.
The pattern paper and flowers are from ODBD Rustic Beauty Paper Pad

To celebrate the New Release , we are having a blog hop. Do take part in it to view the fabulous DT projects and to win amazing prize.

Prize Information: 
Three randomly selected winners will each receive a $25 Gift Code to the ODBD Website  just for commenting on the Design Team cards!  You have until December 2, 2016 at 9:00 p.m. EST to leave your comments on the Designers Blogs for a chance to win!  The Winners will be posted on the ODBD Blog on December 3rd, so be sure to check back there to see if you won!

Here is the Blog Hop list

Do stop by at the ODBD blog for all details.

I hope you had a nice time here. Thanks for stopping by.


Hello dear friends!!!

Winter is finally here and Christmas countdown has begun. We at OCS store have loads of crafty goodness to help you make Christmas projects. A new month means new release and a new challenge.

The OCS DT will be using the brand new "Woodland Friends" release from High Hopes Stamps.  This month's challenge is "Friends Always".  You can use any stamp except for digital images.  You have all month to join in the fun for a chance to win a fabulous prize from OCS.

Create a project following our theme and enter it into our InLinkz tool below!  We have added a sketch for some creative inspiration.

Here is my card for the Sketch Challenge

This is a 6x6 inches card and features the New Release from December- Carolers.
I have used copic markers to colour the images. Some chip board die cuts and flowers bring out the beauty of the card.

Challenge Details/Rules:

YOU CAN USE ANY IMAGE YOU WANT EXCEPT DIGITAL IMAGES.  Any entry using a digital image will be deleted.
- You have all month long to join in our challenge.
- You can enter up to 5 times.
- Only new projects, no back linking to old projects.
- You must link the OCS blog in your entry post.
- Following the OCS blog or Facebook page is appreciated

This month you have the chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Rubber Stamps of your choice from One Crazy Stamper just for playing our Blog Challenge

So get going and thanks for stopping by.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016


Hello !!!

Happy Wednesday !!!!

Did you all have an amazing time shopping crafty goodies at Hearfelt Creations!!! What an amazing Black Friday Reveal it has been !!!! Border dies, Fold out card, Stamps and such designs!!!

Today I am carrying forward this awesome through more inspirations.

                                                               Life is good together.

Heartfelt Creations products Used

Fleur Border Basics Die HCD1-7120
4 1/4" x 5 1/2" fold out card -black-HCCF!-433-1
Water Lily Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3725
Water Lily Die HCD1-790
Winking Frog Paper Collection HCDP1-264
Moments With You Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3568
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit HCST1-401

Other Products Used

Archival inks-Magenta hue, Library ink, Leaf green. Flower soft-sunshine, distress ink --walnut stain, worn lipstick, peeled paint. 3D foam tape.


Use the black fold out card as the template and the border die, cut out panels of coordinating paper from the paper pad. Distress the edges with Walnut stain and adhere on the card panel both in the front and inside. Cut out the matching border and attach to the top of the card panel.
Cut out designs of winking frog from the paper pad and layer in the front as shown. Cut out a strip of paper and add to the inside panel to form a pocket. Cut out tag designs and distress with peeled paint distress inks. Add inside the pocket. Stamp and cut the sentiment and distress with worn lipstick and peeled paint. Adhere inside the corner of the card.
Stamp water lilies and leaves with Magenta hue ink. Shade a little with same ink and cut with coordinating die. Shape on flower making tool kit. Adhere the flowers and leaves on the card as shown. Add flower soft in the lily centre.
                                                                    The Splendour of God

Heartfelt Creations Products used

Fleur Border Basics Die HCD1-7120
All Things are Possible Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3764
Classic Rose Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3752
Classic Rose Die HCD1-7110
Classic Rose Vines Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3753
Classic Rose Vines Die HCD1-7111
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit HCST1-401
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive 159723
Paper Pack of 10 - White HCPP1-438-2

Other Products Used

Spellbinders Floral Oval die, Spellbinders Classic Oval die, Pink Card stock, Archival inks-Leaf Green , Library Green, Plum, Pink Peony, Distress inks-Aged Mahogany, Glossy Accents.


Cut white cardstock 10" x 7" and score at 5" on the long side. Fold and make the card base. Adhere a pink matte layer 1/4" smaller than the card base. Cut a white card 4" x6" and adhere the border die and stick with washi tape to hold the die in place. Cut through the die cutting machine .
Adhere on the pink matte layer as shown. Cut another border die cut and lay on the opposite side. Cut die cuts from Floral ovals and classic ovals die. Adhere the white oval on the pink oval. Stamp the sentiment with black ink from the All Things Possible stamp set. Adhere on the floral oval die cut. Adhere on the card.
Stamp images from the classic rose collection. Colour with Archival inks. Cut with coordinating die and shape and mold the flowers and leaves on the flower shaping tool kit. Stamp the Rose vine image and colour with distress inks. Cut with coordinating die. Arrange the flowers and leaves and the Rose vine as shown. Add droplets of glossy accents.

Do stop by the Heartfelt Creations Blog for many more beautiful projects.

Monday, November 28, 2016


Hello Everyone !!

The countdown has begun!!! With the Black Friday sales just over, I'm sure , you must have collected many Christmas theme dies and stamps for the season.
Our Daily Bread Designs have some most amazing collection for the season.
I have a very festive looking card with a touch of gold to show you today.

Do have a look.

To make this card, I took a card base that measures 5.5 inches by 4.25 inches in golden card stock.
I cut a pattern paper from the ODBD Christmas Card Collection 2015 paper pad and cut out a matte layer a little smaller than the card base.
Then cut out the frame from the centre of the panel.
Cut a piece of brown card stock to fit inside this frame and score at 1/8"interval.
Cut a piece of green glitter card stock 3" by 4 " and adhere to the front of the card in horizontal way.
Tuck the piece of pattern paper removed from the frame at the top and bottom. Add ribbons and bow to the glitter card stock.
Cut a die cut from the ODBD Pierced Circle Dies and stamp an image from the Jingle Bells Stamp an colour with water colour pencils.
Add a golden frame around it cut from the Pierced Circle die set.
Add the sentiment from the Jingle Bell stamp set.

Do stay tuned for a fabulous December Release.
For all other products, visit the ODBD store and for some amazing inspiration, do stop by at the ODBD blog. 
Thanks for stopping by. Have a good day,

Friday, November 25, 2016


Hello everyone !!!!
It's Anita here. I wish you all a very Happy Thanksgiving to all. I feel blessed to be a part of the CottageCutz family and thanks for believing in my creations.

We at CottageCutz have the biggest sale of the year and have fabulous discounts store wide. Check it out here.

And we also have a new Black Friday Release. It's all about camping and forest friends. You can find them here.

Now on to some more beautiful inspiration from CottageCutz.

Here is my card with some 3D flowers and I have a video as to how I made these flowers. 

Do Check out my video on creating these flowers.

Do leave your comments. Have a great day !!!

Thursday, November 24, 2016


Hello everyone !!!!!

Can you feel the excitement in the air !!!! I am so thrilled and super excited to share so many wonderful news with you. Black Friday is just two days away and we at Heartfelt creations have loads of New Releases and super fabulous projects for you to boost your creativity. Heartfelt Creations believes in pampering and thats what we are going to do now.
New releases that includes Dies, Stamps, and shhhhhh!!!!!
Now thats a secret  .......!!!! So here are some sneak peeks and projects for you . There is a super blog hop just for you and this will give you an insight as to what is waiting for you this FRIDAY !!!
And I promise you will not be disappointed.

First let me show you my project that I made with the New Releases.

To make this Sunflower card , you will need

Heartfelt Creations Products used

HCCF1-444-3 Fold Out Cards 5  x 7  (kraft) 
HCD1-7119 - Classic Border Basics Die
HCD1-7121 -Border dies
HCPC-3763 Courage and Strength Cling Stamp Set
 HCD1-753 Classic Sunflower Die
HCPC-3626 Classic Sunflower Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7100 Botanic Window Die
HCDP1-247 Classic Sunflower Paper Collection
HCD1-736 Classic Leaf Die
HCST1-401 Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
Designer Dries Clear Adhesive 159723

Other Products used

Archival  Inks-Coffee, Library Green, Fern Green, Sunflower, Chrome yellow, Venetian Orange, White card stock, Brown card stock, Distress inks-Espresso, Scattered Straw, Arificial pollens, Glue gun, Spellbinders Oval die, Creative embellishments chipboard die cuts.


Cut out the Border using the new border dies from the top of the last fold.  Cut out one more die cut from the kraft paper and adhere the two together as shown in the card.Distress with Espresso ink. Cut out the matching pattern paper from Sunflower paper pad using the coordinating border die and adhere to the card front panel, inside and the last panel.
Cut out the decorative borders from the dark brown card stock and adhere to the top of three folds as shown.
Adhere the first front panel to the second panel. 
Cut out a die cut from Spellbinders oval die. Distress inside the card with Scattered Straw and stamp the sentiment in black ink. Adhere to the front of the card. Stamp another sentiment from the stamp set and distress with Espresso ink. Add to the inside panel and decorate the side with chipboard die cuts after distressing with brown ink.
Stamp the sun flower images on white card stock with venetian orange ink and cut out using the coordinating die.
Colour and shade the flowers and leaves using archival inks. Shape and mold on Flower shaping tool kit. Layer the flowers using the clear adhesive. Add artificial pollens. Arrange the flowers and leaves on the card as shown. 

To follow the blog hop, here is the list of all the DT members who have more inspirations to share with you. 
Do stop by each one of their blog and leave a comment. You can win an amazing collection from the New Release.
The Blog Hop finishes on Monday 28th November 11:59pm. A winner will be randomly selected from the comments left on the DT posts and announced on the Heartfelt Creations Blog on 30th November and also on Facebook.
So get going. Your next stop is Amarilys Doria

Anita Kejriwal( that's Me) 

The countdown has begun and we all are geared up to be a part of the excitement. Do join us !!!! 
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