Monday, November 24, 2014

Day #1 ~ Craftin Desert Divas November Stamp Release Sneak Peeks



We are so excited to share with you this super fun release.

Today is day #1 of the sneak peeks for the November stamp release at Craftin Desert Divas. We have 6 new stamps in this release. This release is going to be Holiday themed!
 We are going to share with you a variety of projects to help inspire you with your upcoming Holiday projects. These images and sentiments will come with a SVG outline that is FREE to you.

Here are this release specials for you:
1. Use Code: 20NOV to receive 20% off your entire order. Sale ends Dec. 5 Midnight MST.
2.  4x6 Freebie is for $30 minimum purchase (before tax & shipping) in the CDD Shop Offer ends
Dec. 5 We will have 1 sneak peek day to share it with you.

Each day there will be a new FREE file, you can email craftindesertdivas@gmail.com or message Tara on Facebook to request it. You must comment and follow each blog in order to get the free file. Join us over this Saturday & Sunday for our Hop for more free files!!!

Here's todays free pattern:

Today's stamps are "Get Your Jingle On" 

Here's my creation:
And here is a closer look at the sentiment:


The card base is a file I found at the Silhouette Online Store.
The sentiment is from the  NEW CDD RELEASE "Get Your Jingle On"
I used a Cuttlebug Embossing Folder on the white background.
The felt snowflake is from Stampin Up (many years ago)
And I accented the snow mound and some of the embossed snowflakes with Stardust Stickles.


CDD stamps are..
 4x6 stamps
Made in the USA
Stamps will be available to order on Saturday.

We hope you will stop by the  Craftin Desert Divas Shop  and the  Craftin Desert Divas Gallery Facebook group. We would love for you to join us and share your creations with us using Craftin Desert Diva's stamps. In this group we first show previews, have giveaways and much more!

Sneak Peek Giveaway!

Tara's giving away one stamp set a day.

All you have to do is leave a comment on each of our blogs! You are NOT required to comment on EVERY SINGLE blog, but the more you comment on, the better chance you have for winning!

Tara will announce today's winner tomorrow. The winner will be picked from a different blog every day, so be sure to visit and leave comments.


Thank you all so much for joining us today and I hope you will come back tomorrow for more sneak peeks.


Thanks for stopping by today! As always, I love and appreciate your comments. :) Have a CRAFTY DAY!! Lori

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Have yourself a Merry little Christmas ~ CDD Linky Party

Hello everyone! 
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!



Today is my design team post for Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party hosted by Tara of Craftin Desert Divas! Every other Monday will mark the beginning of a new semi-weekly linky party and you could win fabulous prizes!!


This linky party theme is "Christmas".


 The sponsors are:

Too Cute by Jessica: $25 Gift Card


The more you link up, the better chance you have to win.  Visit Craftin Desert Divas for all the rules and to play along.


Here is what I created for the Linky Party:


Here is a closer look at the sentiment (this is a stamp from this months NEW RELEASE ~ Sneak Peeks starting at 6am est on 11/24):

Recipe:
Card base is from the Silhouette Store
Sentiment from November CDD stamp release (join us on 11/24 6am est)

Don't forget to check out all the fabulous stamp sets available at the CDD Store right here.

I would love for you to join us for the Linky Party at Craftin Desert Divas... I can't wait to see what you create. :)



Thanks for stopping by today! As always, I love and appreciate your comments. 

Monday, November 17, 2014

A little something to GOBBLE!!

Hello everyone! 
Happy Tuesday to ya.  :)
It's time for the weekly Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party!!  This weeks LP is "Pilgrims, Indians, Turkeys or Scarecrows.


This is what I created for my DT project:


The tube holder is from a file I had in my misc SVG files, so I don't know where I got it! LOL!  That adorable turkey is from the Too Cute By Jessica "Happy Thanksgiving Kids" file.
The super cute turkey face stamp is from Peachy Keen "Critter Faces Set A Medium" and the sentiment is from Joy's Life "It's All Fall Puns".



**** SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT****
PDE is looking for a couple of Guest Designers!
Would you be interested?
If so just put GD after your name on your
linky party submission. (here)
(Make sure you follow this week's challenge theme!)
ANY type of crafting is welcome!
Stamping or Die Cutting, etc.
Janis is looking for a Guest Designer for the following dates
to finish out this year:
Dec 16 - North Pole theme
Dec 23 - Anything Goes
Dec 30 - Celebrate (birthday or new baby or congrats for anything)

Make sure these dates will suit your calendar,
because Janis will randomly assign the Guest Designers
to one of these dates. You will not get to pick the date you want.

So that about does it!

I hope you will join us at the Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party!  You can find it right here.

Thanks so much for stopping by!
As always, I love and appreciate your comments.



Friday, November 14, 2014

Word Art Christmas Card

Hello crafters!
Happy, Happy Friday!

Today is my Design Team post over at Craftin Desert Divas
I am sharing the FIRST Christmas card I made this year. 
 Tara had a fabulous release last month, and I created this card using one of her newest releases:
The stamp set is "Simply Holidays Wordart"
 I just love all the fabulous fonts and fun images!

Here is the entire stamp set:

Recipe:
Wordart stamp: CDD "Simply Holidays Wordart"
Card Base: Silhouette online store
Designer paper: Stampin Up (probably retired... it's from a few years ago)
Ink: CTMH~Indian Corn Blue and Archival Ink~Sepia
Lace and pearls from my stash.

SAVE THE DATES:


Thanks for stopping by today! 
As always, I love and appreciate your comments. :) 

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Thankful thoughts of you ~ CDD Linky Party

Hello everyone! 
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!



Today is my design team post for Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party hosted by Tara of Craftin Desert Divas! Every other Monday will mark the beginning of a new semi-weekly linky party and you could win fabulous prizes!!


This linky party theme is "Tag" - Create a tag, or use a tag on your project .


 The sponsors are:

Too Cute by Jessica: $25 Gift Card


The more you link up, the better chance you have to win.  Visit Craftin Desert Divas for all the rules and to play along.


Here is what I created for the Linky Party:


Here is a closer look at the sentiment:

The sentiment is from the Craftin Desert Divas "Hey Pumpkin " stamp set.
The box is from the Silhouette Store. It is supposed to be a tote for holding a pint jar, but I wanted to use it for holding some yummy treats! :)
The leaves I used are from another project  I was making a while back, but didn't complete.  I can't remember which file I cut these from... I think it was done on my Cricut! 
The button, twine, brads and ink are from my stash.

Here is the stamp set I used:
Don't forget to check out all the fabulous stamp sets available at the CDD Store right here.

I would love for you to join us for the Linky Party at Craftin Desert Divas... I can't wait to see what you create. :)



Thanks for stopping by today! As always, I love and appreciate your comments. 

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Sew Adorable ~ CDD Linky Party


Hello everyone! 
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!



Today is my design team post for Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party hosted by Tara of Craftin Desert Divas! Every other Monday will mark the beginning of a new semi-weekly linky party and you could win fabulous prizes!!


This linky party theme is   BROWN AND ORANGE.



 The sponsors are:

Too Cute by Jessica: $25 Gift Card


The more you link up, the better chance you have to win.  Visit Craftin Desert Divas for all the rules and to play along.


Here is what I created for the Linky Party:


Here is a closer look at the sentiment:

The "Sew Adorable" sentiment is from the Craftin Desert Divas "Punny" stamp set.
The Spool card base is from the Silhouette Store 36965
I used a Cuttlebug embossing folder for the texture on the spool.
The brown crinkle ribbon is from 3 Girl Jam.
The orange and white twine is from Trendy Twine.
The sentiment label is from a Stampin Up punch.
The button, sewing pin, and ink are from my stash.

Don't forget to check out all the fabulous stamp sets available at the CDD Store right here.

I would love for you to join us for the Linky Party at Craftin Desert Divas... I can't wait to see what you create. :)

Thanks for stopping by today! As always, I love and appreciate your comments. 

CDD October Stamp Release Blog Hop - Day 2


Hello!  Happy Sunday to you!
Welcome to Day 2 of the Craftin Desert Diva's stamp release blog hop!! 
You should have just come from the incredibly talented Nanne's blog "Nanne's Creations"
If you just happened to drop by today, we would love to have you join us!  You can start at the beginning at Craftin Desert Divas.

We are super excited to share the entire CDD October release stamps. The CDD DT has some awesome Thanksgiving and Christmas projects to share with you.  There are five new stamps that are being released today in the Craftin Desert Divas Shop and are available now for purchase.


**All stamps with images have a FREE SVG(digital cut file)**

This makes it so easy, you just cut out the image and then stamp on it. The SVG cut file will be in the CDD Gallery for you to download or after purchase just send  an email to craftindesertdivas@gmail.com to claim your SVG cut for the stamp set you purchased. Tara has also added images and sizes for the SVGs in the CDD Shop.

So without further ado here are the latest stamp sets:


Let's Get Stuffed - Purchase HERE


Talk Turkey To Me - Purchase HERE


Winter Treats - Purchase HERE


Simply Christmas - Purchase HERE


Simply Holidays Word Art - Purchase HERE


Here are the SVG cut file for each stamp...

                     
These SVG outlines are in the CDD Gallery or email craftindesertdivas@gmail.com after your stamp purchase to request them.

Here are this release Specials for you:
1. Use Code: October to receive 20% off your entire order. Sale ends Oct. 31 Midnight MST.
2. Free mini stamp with a 2 stamp minimum purchase in the CDD Shop.  Offer ends Oct. 31

Here is the free mini stamp with any 2 stamp purchase:

Approx 3 x 2

We also have a SVG outline for this freebie!

Hop Prizes:


1. CDD giving away 1 stamp a day.



2. Too Cute by Jessica - $25 gift card (reg. priced patterns)


3. There is a hidden link in one of the blogs today, that 

will lead you to a TCBJ SVG freebie.

4. Sponsor Prize - Eyelet Outlet & Brads! : 2 Winners each get a pack of goodies.

5. Sponsor Prize: Core'dinations ColorCore Cardstock Paper for Scrapbooking: (30) 12x12 Spotted Cardstock.

6. Sponsor Prize: $15 credit to Scrapping for Less exp. Dec 31, 2015


We would love to have you follow each of our blogs, so you don't miss a thing from us.

This is NOT a requirement to win. Be sure to comment on the blogs. The more you comment the better chance you have to win. Winners will be picked from a different blog from both days of the hop.

Here's today freebie:

There will be a new TCBJ SVG pattern for Day 2.

And now for my project....

I used the Simply Holidays Word Art stamp set:

Here is a closer look at this awesome stamp:


Recipe:
Too Cute by Jessica ~ Fall Festival cute file (hay, pumpkins and sunflower)
SU ribbon, white gel pen, burlap


Next up on the Line Up is the super talented Jessica at Too Cute By Jessica

Come join us here on Facebook:
CDD Gallery - We'd love you to share your projects using the CDD stamps.

Blogs on the hop:
Saturday Day 1 -





Thanks for stopping by today! As always, I love and appreciate your comments. :) Have a CRAFTY DAY!! Lori