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Contests & Prizes : Punch Around the Page Giveaway (contest expired)

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Over the next few months, we’ll be giving away craft products every couple of weeks. You read about our new Punch Around the Page corner and edge punch set last Friday. Here’s your chance to win your own! Leave a comment describing how you’ll use your new punches in 50 words or less, along with …

Make It : Anniversary Card

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Just wanted to share the card I made for my husband for our second anniversary (the “cotton” anniversary). We decided not to give each other gifts this year, and take a trip together instead. However, I CANNOT resist the challenge of a “theme” gift. So I decided to make a cotton card for my man. …

Make It : Pop-Up Father's Day Card

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My dad is a huge fan of pop-ups.  He has quite the collection of books and cards, but none handmade!  My younger brother and I collaborated to make this one- My brother drew this robot and we reduced it on the photocopier to make a few more.  These were then mounted on card-stock to make …

Make It : Hooray for Grads!

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It’s graduation time! From kindergartners to college students, you’re bound to run into graduates this time of year. Here’s a simple, money-holding card I made for a friend of mine… I stamped HOORAY with a glue ink pad and glittered it silver… The card is constructed like a matchbook… I punched out two shapes and …

Inspiration Board : Playing Cards

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Have you seen these new “love” stamps? There’s something that’s both totally classic & totally sweet about the king & queen of hearts motif. I had to buy them immediately.  They also prompted me to look through our playing card collection here in the prop house. I love the dense patterning on the card backs, …

Celebrate : Butterfly Party

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  We celebrated another birthday last week! I know it might seem like all we do is party around here, but the truth is, birthdays provide a great excuse to test out our crafts products to create decorations, cards, confetti, etc… For Jen, an amazing project manager here at MS, we chose a spring/butterfly theme …

Celebrate : Fiesta Party!

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Make It : Craft Punches and Recyled Materials

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I went up to see my family this weekend and my younger brother and I enjoyed a lazy Saturday morning crafting in pajamas. We got out the craft punches and as my mom sorted the old magazines and newspapers to be recycled, Tyler and I salvaged some of the colorful scraps for making our springtime …