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I am loving the “gem” trend that is popping up everywhere! This month, I am participating in the Cricut Design Space Star challenge and my team and I decided to create projects with a “geometric” theme. I immediately thought a cut-out geometric gem shape would be perfect to inspire a few designs. I created two ideas […]

Cricut Explore Gem iPhone Case + Tote Bag…

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Pineapples scream “summer” and they are everywhere right now! For my latest Cricut project, I decided to make a simple pineapple garland. You can make this adorable banner in minutes to add a festive touch to a summer party or happy hour! The Cricut Explore™ cuts the intricate details of my pineapple graphic perfectly! Would you like […]

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We recently created this red, white and blue party using the Cricut Explore™ and so many of the projects would be perfect for the 4th of July! This “star” party could be used for celebrating your sports star, rock star or classroom super star! Just change up the colors of cardstock you cut to create your […]

Cricut Explore Giveaway + Party Collection…

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Hope you are having a lovely weekend! I thought I would give you another reason to check out the Cricut Explore cutting machine! You can whip up this birthday decor in one-click! Make this happy birthday banner + cupcake flags using any 12″x 12″ decorative paper that matches the colors and patterns of your party theme! […]

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Yes, I just called my own project “amazing”…..but it really is! If there was ever a perfect example of what the Cricut Explore can do, that I could never ever do with a pair of scissors, this is it. If you haven’t heard about the new Cricut Explore machine, read more here. Inspired by papel picado, […]

Cricut Explore Cinco de Mayo Banner + Cupcake Flags…

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Hello! Hello! I always seem to make big plans for catching up on blogging while I’m traveling and it seems I am completely insane because typically I end up having no downtime whatsoever on trips! Perfect example….this week in London. (Did you notice I’ve been MIA?)  Mandi and I have had the most amazing time […]

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art print  :: flying junction on etsy Today is the day! I will be flying out to London to celebrate the launch of Cricut Explore in the UK! I feel so lucky to be making this trip and can’t wait to share my ideas and experiences with a fantastic group of bloggers and press at the […]

Leaving for London…

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I have been working behind the scenes with Cricut™ for the last six months and it has been an amazing experience! (read more here) I have a few very exciting announcements to make today! As part of the Cricut Design Team, I have created a series of party projects that you can create using the Cricut Explore™  […]

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We had such an amazing week in Salt Lake City last month! I haven’t had time to sit down and recap the entire week yet, but I wanted to share one of the highlights of the trip. As part of our partnership with Cricut, we were asked to style a candy table and teach a […]

Dreamy White Candy Table at the ALT Cricut Lounge

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It’s official friends, the Cricut Explore is here! The first available machines will be available on HSN tonight at 10pm MST/midnight EST. My sweet new friend, Anna Griffin will be hosting the launch and including some fabulous extras during the sale! Don’t miss your first chance to own the Cricut Explore! I have loved working […]

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Ooooh….I just realized I don’t think I mentioned that I am attending ALT Design Summit in Salt Lake City next week! I have been wanting to attend ALT for quite some time now, but my schedule never allowed! If you haven’t heard of ALT, you can find out more here. I have only heard AMAZING […]

ALT SLC 2014 + Cricut SLC Event


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