Style, Actually With Fashion Month and Valentines Day coming up, its all about looking your best, even when its yucky outside. Sharing the love, or sharing fashion week survival tips, this weeks roundup has everything you need to know to get through the next few weeks. Trust me, surviving Valentines Day? Sleepless nights at NYFW?  read more »
I can't stop making these card in a box cards. Already started on my Valentine's Day cards for this year! I used glitter and shiny red paper for the hearts as well as design paper and it is a combination of a lot of different lines. The hearts are spellbinders and MS punch. I still want to make another card in the box for a thank you card. Still more pictures below.
A bunch of hearts
MS punch on the sides read more »
I was just about to take a mid day nap on Friday when the phone rangIt was Shawn from Cafe Brazil (Deep Ellum location) calling to let me know that our art piece, MY NEW YORK, had been sold!! He told me that a sweet, young couple came in for dinner on Valentines day and [...] read more »
Candy, candy everywhere!This is my husband's Valentine card! My sister, Chris, showed me how to make this block card. I love how you can fold it and and then mail it! Super cute idea! Check out Chris' blog for her block cards. She also has the link for the video that shows how to do this type of card.
Back of the cardThe sentiment says "You hold the key to my heart". I used a lot of different papers from Bo Bunny, Authentique, Stampin up, and Cratepaper. Love all the Valentine paper out there to decor... read more »
I have been spending the last few nights making 3 punch art cards for my husband's work. He has 2 secretaries and Assistant Principal that I made these fun cards. This kangaroo, I saw on pinterest this card and Dawn gave the instructions for the punches that she used. So cute! The inside reads "Hop to a Happy Valentine's Day".
This card, I also saw on pinterest but there were no instructions for the punches used so I gave it my best college try. I used nestabilities (second to the largest) circle for th... read more »
Wheat Field with Poppies and a Lark, Vincent Van GoghImage with quote and painting ©2013 JerseyLils2CentsHave you ever known someone who can walk into a room and just own it? That aptly describes my friend, Stephan. We shared a non-romantic yet special Valentine’s Day together many years ago. Before I write about that day, let me tell you a bit about my friend.
A little over 20 years ago, I met Stephan at a spiritual teaching center in the East County area of San Diego, California, during the time when... read more »
This is the Valentine's Day card I made for my mom! I love the background paper it reminds me of the little conversational hearts. I don't have the name of the paper but I think it is Bo Bunny but I could be wrong. The cascading hearts are from Memory box and the sentiment hearts are nestabilities. The sentiment "love you much is from SU, well scripted. Red, white, pink and black Valentine's Day card, simple and cute! read more »
"To love is to live."
From me and my love, Happy Valentine's Day, everyone! ♥Love keeps us alive.May this day be filled with love and sweetness but always make sure that we are giving love not just today but everyday :) read more »
I remember when I was in elementary school we would use white doilies to make Valentine's Day cards and this card reminds me of it. The white paper doily just screams Valentine's Day to me!! I love this paper from cratepaper. It is such a pretty background paper. The layers of hearts are spellbinders and the lacey heart is from Cheery Lynn Designs, so pretty!! It is hard to see but I sponged the banner from Spellbinders with the pink Distress Ink from Ranger/Tim Holtz.
This card is really a trifold and ... read more »
The tradition of sending paper valentines is traced to a young woman in the mid-1800s who decided to make them her business. -> read more »