Wednesday, August 1, 2018

For the Love of Crafting Blog Hop

It's the first of the month and that means a new Stamp of the Month Hop!
For the Love of Crafting is a really fun stamp set and will be available only from August 1-31, 2018. If you love crafting....and you must because you're reading definitely will want this stamp set!

If you've come from the blog of Alayne Fleming that's great! Keep clicking the links in each post to hop to the next blog. You'll get tons of great ideas using For the Love of Crafting along the way.

I really like the heart image and decided to make a card. The image is gold embossed with some shimmer painted on the heart. I chose one of my favorite color combos for a dramatic background and added some gold ribbon.

Clear Shimmer Brush used on embossed heart.

Inside of card.

Close To My Heart products
  • Stamp Set: For the Love of Crafting (only available August 1-31, 2018)
  • White Cards and Envelopes Value Pack
  • Cardstock: White Daisy, Peacock, Lagoon
  • Exclusive Inks: Peacock
  • Embossing: VersaMark pad, Gold powder, heat tool
  • Clear Shimmer Brush
  • Thin 3D Foam Tape
  • Gold Ribbon (retired)
If you need a consultant I'd be happy to help.
If you'd like to BE a consultant I can help with that, too.

Are you ready for more great ideas with this set? Well then hop over and see what Katy Taylor has created to share with us! Thanks for hopping by!

Have a great day!

#closetomyheart  #showandtellwithmichelle #cardmaking #stampofthemonth


  1. Love your card, so elegant with the gold embossing!

  2. Very fancy, I would not have pictured or thought to use a cutsy stamp that way, very nice

  3. The embossing looks great with this stamp. Great choice of colors too.

  4. Love this, the gold works well with these colors. Great card.

  5. So pretty!! Love the added shimmer brush too! :)

  6. Such an elegant card. The gold embossing was perfect for this sentiment. Love it!

  7. LOVE your card Michelle! (and love your gold embossing! elegant!) <3

  8. Beautiful card, I like the simplicity and it really brings out the gold!

  9. Fun, beautiful, simple card. Great job!

  10. Lovely card! I really like how you used the gold embossing!


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