2016-2017 Annual Inspirations Idea Book is Here!

The 2016 -2017 Annual Inspirations Idea Book is here!  This catalog is jam packed with new papers, embellishments, stamp sets, and so much more!  Check it out here!

Cricut® lovers ... there's a new Close To My Heart exclusive Cricut® collection.  It's the Cricut® Flower Market Collection! It's available with the standard cartridge or you can opt for a digital version.  Both options include:

  • 700 images - including shapes, layers, banners, borders, titles and font
  • 3 - My Acrylix D-Size stamp sets
  • 1 - Adventure Cardstock Combo Pack (20 sheets, 2 each)
  • See it here!

Note: theSeasonal Expressions 2 catalog is still valid through August 31, 2016.  Be sure to get your order in for all of the great products in it before the end of the month!

A new Holiday Expressions catalog will be available September 1, 2016 and is full of great new products that are sure to wow you!  I bet you're already counting down the days!

 

August Stamp of the Month - Purr-fect Halloween

The August SOTM is Purr-fect Halloween. This set of 17 stamps will be purr-fect for getting an early start on your Halloween cards and scrapbook pages.  With the sentiments included in this set (like "You're one CRAZY CAT"), it's versatile enough to use for everyday cards and paper crafting projects too.  One of the stamps coordinates with the Cricut® Art Philosophy cartridge.  Get this SOTM set for only $5, with any $50.00 purchase, but only during the month of August. You can also buy the stamp set outright during August for $17.95.  Shop now!

 


Basically the Best!

Brand new scrapbooking papers are here, and you can get some FREE!*  What could be better than treating yourself to brand new scrapbooking paper? How about getting even MORE paper for free!

During the month of August, when you order our Whimsy, Adventure, and Enchantment Fundamentals papers, you can choose to get either the Rustic Home or Uptown Fundamentals for FREE! Both of these Basics packs feature foil designs and specialty materials for makingyour artwork unique. Yep, this deal is basically the best!  Shop here!

Dates: Offer valid August 1, 2016 (9:00 am MDT) – August 31, 2016 (11:59 pm MDT) 

* With qualifying purchase. Offer valid August 1, 2016 (9:00 am MDT) – August 31, 2016 (11:59 pm MDT) while supplies last. Shipping/handling rates are based on the full retail price of free items. Tax is not charged for free items.

 

 

July Stamp of the Month - From the Notebook

The July SOTM is From the Notebook. This set of 24 stamps will be great for use with planners, cards, tags, scrapbook pages, mini albums and other paper crafting projects.  Five of the stamps coordinate with the Cricut Artistry cartridge.  This set is so versatile; I'll use it over and over and over again!  Get this SOTM set for only $5, with any $50.00 qualifying purchase, but only during the month of July. You can also buy the stamp set outright for $17.95. 
Shop now.

Be an Early Bird!

Its a great time to join Close To My Heart! 

Join the Close To My Heart family of Consultants this month to get your choice of a FREE Fundamentals* paper packet bundled together with its coordinating Complements. These brand new products won’t be released to the public until August, so joining today is your chance to get them first! When you sign up, you also get $50 in Select Product Credit to spend on more new products, including the newest stamps, paper packs, and cardstock colors.

*Choose from Whimsy, Adventure, and Enchantment Fundamentals. No tax is charged for free items. Standard New Consultant Kit shipping rates will apply. No additional shipping/handling will be charged for this promotion.

Contact me with any questions!  Join my team today!

Dates: Offer valid July 1, 2016 (9:00 am MDT) – July 31, 2016 (11:59 pm MDT)

For additional information, including a complete list of the fabulous products included in the New Consultant Kit, click on each of the images below to be directed to my Close To My Heart website!  You'll be glad you did!

 

Flash Sale - Week 4

It's the final weekend of the Close to My Heart flash sale.  New items have been added. This week find a shadow box bundle, embellishment bundles and much more!

 

New bundles are available at various discount levels and price points. Many new bundles have been added throughout the month.  Check this weekend to see the new offerings. Remember, these discounts won’t last forever, and some were gone in a flash!  Act quickly to score the best remaining deals.  Happy crafting!

Dates:
Friday, June 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 13, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)

 

Flash Sale - Week 3

The Close to My Heart flash sale continues this weekend with more new items added. This week find a great assortment of party favors, bags, stamp/thin cuts bundles and oh so much more!

New bundles will be available at various discount levels and price points throughout the month, so check every weekend to see the new offerings. Remember, these discounts won’t last forever, and some will be gone in a flash, so act quickly to score the best deals!

Dates:
Friday, June 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 13, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)

 

Accordian Fold Father's Day Card

Watch this video!  Monica demonstrates how to make a fantastic accordian fold Father's Day card.  You can use the same technique for many other occasions as well.

Shop here for all of the products used to make this project!

Flash Sale - Week 2

The Close to My Heart flash sale continues this weekend with new items added. One of this weekend's bundles features the Hinged Display Tray and the Colonial White Shadow Box (shown below); both very popular favorites!

New bundles will be available at various discount levels and price points throughout the month, so check every weekend to see the new offerings. Remember, these discounts won’t last forever, and some will be gone in a flash, so act quickly to score the best deals!

Dates:
Friday, June 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 13, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)
Friday, June 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT) – Monday, June 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm (MDT)

 

Welcome to My Scrapyard

Hi!  I'm Mary, welcome to my scrapyard.  Thanks for stopping by.  I'm a Close To My Heart Independent Consultant.  I love to play with paper, stamps and ink.  I'll be posting scrapbook layouts, cards and other paper crafting projects.

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