Monday, March 24, 2014

Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #27

It's time for a Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party hosted by Tara of Craftin Desert Divas

This is our mid-post for the "Buttons, Ribbon, Twine, or Brads" linky party.

This party theme is.....
Buttons, Ribbon, Twine, or Brads!!!!
(Use at least 2)

We love to see all types of projects!!

Every other Monday will mark the beginning of a new semi-weekly linky party.  Tara will designate a theme & we invite you to share the amazing projects you create!!

And don't forget about the prizes!!  Every party will have a sponsor, winner, & top 3!!  The winner will be announced on a semi-weekly basis.  The more times you link up, the more chances you have to win!!  Sponsors will be announced at the beginning of every linky party.  

This party's sponsors are....

TCBJ - $20 regular priced patterns

Permanent Adhesive as well as a Refill Value Pack that includes 3 refills.

Here is what I created for this linky party...
My husband & I have started to dabble in wood crafting & I love it!!  I found this project on Shanty-2-Chic.  I love their blog!!  The printable is also a freebie from them. 

I used burlap ribbon & put little white brads in each corner of the printable.  

Thanks for stopping by today!!
Hope you will Craft It Up & Link It Up!!

Saturday, March 22, 2014

CDD Stamp Release Party & Blog Hop!!

It's finally time!!! YAY!!!
Welcome to our 2 day Craftin Desert Diva's stamp release party and blog hop!!! The big day is finally here!! This is the Grand Opening of the Craftin Desert Diva's Shop!!!

We have a new Craftin Desert Divas Shop!!

Here they are...

Punny - you can purchase HERE

Teenage Dream - You can purchase HERE

Summer Lovin' - You can purchase HERE

Now if you came here from Sukie, then you are in the right spot. It not, you will want to start at the beginning with Tara.

A complete blog line up is located for you below my post in case you get lost along the way.

And now for my project....

I used the Teenage Dream stamp set.

The friend request icon from FB popped into my head as soon as I saw the "I Will Never Unfriend You!" sentiment!  Isn't this such a fun card?!?!  I finished it off w/ some Trendy Twine & sequins I had in my stash.

Next up on the Line Up is the amazing Mayra.

Be sure to hop with us tomorrow!!!

Tara is giving away one stamp set each day of this hop. So the more you comment the more chances you have to win.

We also have a couple more wonderful sponsors:

KaDoodle Bug Designs - $25 in reg priced patterns.

Too Cute by Jessica -  $25 in Reg priced patterns.

Blogs on the hop:



Thursday, March 20, 2014

CDD Stamp Release Sneak Peek Day #2!

It's finally here ~ Welcome to the first ever Craftin Desert Divas Stamp Release Sneak Peek Party!

This is day #2 of a 5 day party celebration. The first 3 days we will showcase one stamp set, then on Saturday and Sunday it will be a 2 day hop. Each day of this release party will have a prize!

Today, we are going to showcase our projects created with the Teenage Dream stamp set.  I love this stamp set!  It is so versatile & can be used w/ so many different projects!

Here is my project:

Michelle made one of these boxes & I knew I had to use the "selfie" sentiment after I found this picture on my daughter's iPad.  (:  My camera treat box is from SVG Cutting Files.  
Thanks so much for joining us!! Don't forget to stop over at Craftin Desert Divas for more sneak peeks, amazing inspiration by the DT and for a chance to win today's giveaway.
The winner will be chosen from one of the blogs today, so the more you visit and comment the better chance you have to win!!!

Stop back tomorrow for our 2 day Blog Hop, you don't want to miss it! (:

Monday, March 10, 2014

Huge Birthday Wishes Birthday Box

Hello!  It's time for a Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party hosted by Tara of Craftin Desert Divas!  Today is my 1st official post as a Craftin Desert Divas design team member!!!  (:
 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......Birthdays!!!

 There are some awesome sponsors!!!  They are:
 Unity Stamp Co. - Stamps provided

Miriams Crafting Supplies: $5 Credit (not on ATG or Shipping)

Little Scraps of Heaven Designs: $15 in files.
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 this linky party....

I found this box in the Silhouette Online Store.  It was originally a Christmas cut but I adjusted it to fit my needs.  (:  The Hungry Hippo is a file from SVG Cutting Files.  I traded out the hot dog for a birthday gift.  (:  My sentiments & Candy Wrapper Die are from Jaded Blossom.  The stamp sets I used are Wild Animal Candies & Candy Wraps.  I also used Jaded Blossom's Mini Tag Dies.  I added some Panther Pink Rumple Ribbon from LoveBug Creations to finish off my birthday gift.  

Here is another view of my birthday box.

Thanks for stopping by today!
Hope you will Craft It Up & Link It Up!!!

I am also entering this into Jaded Blossom's current challenge.

Friday, March 7, 2014


Hello again! I have some exciting news!!!!! I am now a designer for Tara over at Craftin' Desert Divas!!  (:  I'm super excited & so thankful for this opportunity!  (:  

Tara has decided to expand Craftin Desert Diva's
with her very own line of clear photopolymer stamps!!
They are made in the USA. 
We are going to start with sneak peeks on March 19-21.
The 2 day hop is March 22 & 23.
What would be a release with out a giveaway!! 
Each day of the sneak peeks and release she will be giving a stamp set away. 

Tara will be pick one lucky winner off Craftin Desert Diva's Facebook page 
to win a stamp set before they are released!!
Hop on over there and share her AMAZING news for your chance to win.

Here's a few small previews of the DT projects....

 Hope to see you there!!

(:  Krystle