Sunday, November 30, 2014

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 7

Blog Hop, Scrapbooking


Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 7. So glad you came back to join us again!  I hope you continue to find lots of inspiration to get you ready for Christmas this year. There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

card making, scrapbooking, paper crafting

I have another card to share with you from the Quick Quotes card class I took.  This one uses some Quick Quotes cardstock and Chalking inks, as well as some silver Bazzil cardstock.  It's finished off with some teal organza ribbon and a cute little snowflake brad.

I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on FacebookPinterestTwitterYouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.

GUEST DESIGNER - Mary http://www.cardztv.blogspot.com/

See Ya tomorrow!

Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

Saturday, November 29, 2014

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 6

Blog Hop, Scrapbooking


Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 6. So glad you came back to join us again!  I hope you continue to find lots of inspiration to get you ready for Christmas this year. There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

Scrapbooking, card making, paper crafting

Today's card isn't a color pallet I would normally use, but every now and then I like to work outside of the box!  I went for a very dark reddish brown, blue, and white.  Although it's hard to see, I used some Wink of Stella on the ornament and finished it off with a little bling.

I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on FacebookPinterestTwitterYouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.

GUEST DESIGNER - Julie - www.simplysilhouette.com

See Ya tomorrow!

Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

Friday, November 28, 2014

Free SVG Cutting Files

If your looking for Day 5 of the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop, please click HERE.

Happy Friday!  If you're going to be doing some shopping today (like I might go do if it ever stops raining!) I hope you find some GREAT deals!  In the mean time, how about some totally FREE goodies?!?!



FREE SVG FILES:

New file DAILY - 

Miss Kate Cuttables actually has a DAILY freebie every day of the week!  Totally sweet and generous! Today's free file is a gorgeous vintage Santa.

New file every MONDAY - 

Little Scraps Of Heaven  You can access their freebies through their blog or their Facebook fan page.  This week's freebie is a Christmas light post.


KaDoodle Bug Designs publishes new free files on Mondays and corresponding digi files on Tuesdays.   KaDoodle Bug is giving us a super hero moose.  

New file every TUESDAY - 

Treasure Box Designs offers a new digital file every Tuesday.  They have some really cute stuff!.  This week, they're offering a Merry Christmas title.

For those of you that own a Silhouette machine, don't forget that the Silhouette store has a free cutting file each Tuesday.  You need to download the free program to your computer (even if you don't own a Silhouette machine yet) to access the store.  Please keep in mind that the files aren't SVGs...they will only cut on a Silhouette brand machine, (SD, Cameo, or Portrait) so this will be a great option ONLY if you're planning to purchase (or already own) a Silhouette. You can download the free program HERE.   This week's freebie is a Thanksgiving pie.  This week is also one of Silhouette's biggest sales of the year.  They offering 50% off ALL designs in the Silhouette store through December 8th!!  They're also offering 20% off all subscriptions to the Silhouette Store today through December 1st...that's this weekend ONLY!  It's a great time for a bargain!

New file every FRIDAY - 

Designs on Cloud 9 They have adorable Teddy bears and other characters.  Lots of cuteness on this site! This week's freebie is a Happy Holidays Frame.

Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons offers a new free SVG file each Friday.  She even offers a newsletter subscription to remind you.    This week's freebie is a set of birch tree trunks.

My Scrap Chick offers a new file each Friday to her newsletter subscribers.  Click the link to subscribe. This week's freebie is a Bliss word title.

RANDOM days, but new files regularly - 

Birds Cards - is an awesome blog with all sorts of amazing freebies!  This week Bird is giving us a reindeer circle card.

SVG Cuts offers TONS of free files!  I believe they have said that there are over 200 of them available right now. Make sure to sign up for their newsletter too. Every time they send a newsletter, they include a new free file!  Their latest offering is a lace trimmed square.

Do you know of any other sites that offer free SVG files on a weekly basis?  Let me know in the comments.  I would love to add them to the list!

Need a Silhouette to cut out all this free goodness?

Silhouette Cameo Starter Bundle Kit 


Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 5

Blog Hop, Scrapbooking


Happy Black Friday and turkey coma day!!  Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 5. So glad you came back to join us again!  I hope you continue to find lots of inspiration to get you ready for Christmas this year. There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

card making, Scrapbooking, Paper crafting

Today's card was another from the Quick Quotes card class I took recently.  I backed up the patterned paper with a couple of different shades of Bazzil cardstock, and finished the card off with some teal organza ribbon, a snowflake brad, and some bling.

I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on FacebookPinterestTwitterYouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.

GUEST DESIGNER - Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com/

See Ya tomorrow!

Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

Thursday, November 27, 2014

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 4

Happy Thanksgiving to you!  I hope your day finds you filled with peace, happiness, and lots to be thankful for!


Blog Hop, Scrapbooking


Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 4. So glad you came back to join us again!  I hope you continue to find lots of inspiration to get you ready for Christmas this year. There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

Scrapbooking, Card Making, Papercrafting

I have another card to show today...this one is perfect as a Christmas card but would also work great for other winter holidays or just because.  It's made with Quick Quotes paper, Bazzil cardstock, some organza ribbon and a cute little snowflake brad.

I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on FacebookPinterestTwitterYouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.

GUEST DESIGNER - Anita - http://scrappyhappymommy.blogspot.ca

See Ya tomorrow!

Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 3

Blog Hop, Scrapbooking


Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 3. So glad you came back to join us again!  I hope you continue to find lots of inspiration to get you ready for Christmas this year. There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

12 days of Christmas blog hop, papercrafting, card making, scrapbooking

Today's project is actually a small gift tag I plan on using on one of my Christmas presents this year.  It's made with Quick Quotes paper and chalking inks, and some bling in the center of the flower for a little visual interest...quick and easy!

I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on FacebookPinterestTwitterYouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.

GUEST DESIGNER - Anita - http://scrappyhappymommy.blogspot.ca

See Ya tomorrow!

Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 2

Blog Hop, Scrapbooking


Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 2. So glad you came back to join us again!  Thanks so much for all the sweet comments and words you all left yesterday!!  I hope you continue to find lots of inspiration to get you ready for Christmas this year. There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

Scrapbook, papercraft, card making

Today's project is a super shiny glittery card.  The card uses products from Elizabeth Craft Designs.  I'll list the products used below the photos.  I have a tutorial I posted a couple of years ago showing how to use the Glitter Ritz product.  It's an amazing glitter that you can actually color and stamp on.  I've had so much fun with it over the years!

scrapbooking, Papercrafting, Card Making

Products used:

Elizabeth Craft Designs Silk Microfine Glitter, Cool Diamond
Scor-Pal Tape, 2.5 by 27-Yard
Elizabeth Craft Designs Mylar Shimmer Sheetz, Turquoise Gemstone
Elizabeth Craft Designs Designs-Merry Christmas Peel-Off Stickers, Black
BIC Mark-It permanent markers
Scotch Advanced Tape Glider (ATG)
Cuttlebug A2 Embossing Folder, Snowflakes


I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on FacebookPinterestTwitterYouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.

GUEST DESIGNER - Jenny - http://crazyaboutcricut.blogspot.com/

See Ya tomorrow!

Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E
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Monday, November 24, 2014

12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 1



Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop - Day 1. This hop will take place  November 24th through December 5th and the new postings each day will be published by 8 am EST. This hop will be full of wonderful ideas and inspiration to get you on your way to creating all of those beautiful Christmas projects. This is an awesome way to get a lot of your Christmas cards and scrapbook layouts finished, home decorations completed, and maybe you'll even be inspired to create something using a new technique that you have never tried.  There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer or two for you to visit.

If you're following along the Christmas path, you should have found me by coming from Beth's blog.  If you're not sure or stumbled upon me by accident (thank you!!!) you can find the whole line-up at the end of this post.

Scrapbooking, Papercrafting, Box Card, Blog Hop

I made today's project a couple of weeks ago when I went to a card class at my local scrapbook store.  The cards came in a kit made by Quick Quotes.

Scrapbook, Papercraft, 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop

Although I have several Silhouette patterns, this is the first box card I've ever tried to make.  I think it came out pretty cute!  I added some Clear Wink of Stella to the white snowflakes to give them a little sparkle!

Scrapbook, Papercraft, 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop


I have a giveaway of my own going for the next 12 days in addition to all the other awesome prizes!  Enter in the Rafflecopter widget below to have a chance at winning all THREE of these Smash*Books!  I'm sorry, but due to the US Postal Service being a little too greedy about international packages, I can only ship to a winner in the US or Canada.

K & Co, SmashBook, scrapbooking


a Rafflecopter giveaway

While you're here, please consider subscribing or following Scrap This Save That, so you won't miss any of the good stuff!  You can also join me on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, YouTube, and StumbleUpon.

Your next hop stop will be Denise's blog.  Just wait til you see what she has in store for you!  You'll find the whole line-up below in case you get lost.


Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E

Friday, November 21, 2014

Free SVG Cutting Files

TGIF!!  And happy weekend!  Have you got any big plans?  I'm still kind of taking it easy and trying to get my blood pressure down!  But hopefully, our sweet contractor friend and my husband is going to start rebuilding our deck this weekend!  The old one is so bad it's about to fall off the side of the house!  I'll be sure to post some before and after pics when it's all done!

In the mean time, how about some freebies?!?!



FREE SVG FILES:

New file DAILY - 

Miss Kate Cuttables actually has a DAILY freebie every day of the week!  Totally sweet and generous! Today's free file is a set of four Christmas words.

New file every MONDAY - 

Little Scraps Of Heaven  You can access their freebies through their blog or their Facebook fan page.  This week's freebie is an adorable fuzzy little penguin in a hat!  They also are giving away a digi kit to go with it!


KaDoodle Bug Designs publishes new free files on Mondays and corresponding digi files on Tuesdays.   KaDoodle Bug is giving us a pumpkin kisses bear and a pumpkin tea mouse.  

New file every TUESDAY - 

Treasure Box Designs offers a new digital file every Tuesday.  They have some really cute stuff!.  This week, they're offering a sweet two super cute Christmas tags.

For those of you that own a Silhouette machine, don't forget that the Silhouette store has a free cutting file each Tuesday.  You need to download the free program to your computer (even if you don't own a Silhouette machine yet) to access the store.  Please keep in mind that the files aren't SVGs...they will only cut on a Silhouette brand machine, (SD, Cameo, or Portrait) so this will be a great option ONLY if you're planning to purchase (or already own) a Silhouette. You can download the free program HERE.   This week's freebie is a circular frame.

New file every FRIDAY - 

Designs on Cloud 9 They have adorable Teddy bears and other characters.  Lots of cuteness on this site! This week's freebie is a Happy Holidays Frame.

Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons offers a new free SVG file each Friday.  She even offers a newsletter subscription to remind you.    This week's freebie is a deer family.

My Scrap Chick offers a new file each Friday to her newsletter subscribers.  Click the link to subscribe. This week's freebie is an icy snowflake.

RANDOM days, but new files regularly - 

Birds Cards - is an awesome blog with all sorts of amazing freebies!  This week Bird is giving us three more Christmas cards.

SVG Cuts offers TONS of free files!  I believe they have said that there are over 200 of them available right now. Make sure to sign up for their newsletter too. Every time they send a newsletter, they include a new free file!  Their latest offering is a lace trimmed square.

Do you know of any other sites that offer free SVG files on a weekly basis?  Let me know in the comments.  I would love to add them to the list!

Need a Silhouette to cut out all this free goodness?

Silhouette Cameo Starter Bundle Kit 


Happy Scrapping! ~Amy E