Wednesday, December 28, 2011


Rock The Block is our really fun promotion for National Scrapbooking Month!


When you place a minimum order of $25 from the Autumn/Winter 2011 Idea Book, you can get two valuable new products for just $15: the My Creations® Collage Cubes (a Spring/Summer 2012 sneak-peek product!) and the exclusive My Acrylix® Rock the Block E-size stamp set (available only during this promotion). This Rock the Block promotion represents a retail savings of almost $30! You're going to love the collage cubes and the Rock the Block stamp set, which work together for interactive, fashionable fun!

Here's the awesome E-size stamp set that you get with the Rock The Block promo:

Don't forget to place your order for the January 2012 Stamp Of The Month:

Visit me and shop 24/7 at my Close To My Heart website
or email me at

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Happy December!

Welcome to December! We have a really fun promotion coming up for National Scrapbooking Month!


When you place a minimum order of $25 from the Autumn/Winter 2011 Idea Book, you can get two valuable new products for just $15: the My Creations® Collage Cubes (a Spring/Summer 2012 sneak-peek product!) and the exclusive My Acrylix® Rock the Block E-size stamp set (available only during this promotion). This Rock the Block promotion represents a retail savings of almost $30! You're going to love the collage cubes and the Rock the Block stamp set, which work together for interactive, fashionable fun!

And take a look at what you can create with the adorable December Stamp Of The Month:

Visit me and shop 24/7 at my Close To My Heart website
or email me at

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Thanksgiving. Black Friday. Cyber Monday. 
Let's get SHOPPING!

WHEN: From midnight 12:00am (PST) on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 24, 2011...
to 11:59pm(PST) on Monday, November 28, 2011

WHERE: (please see details)

WHO: YOU!!! And tell your friends, too!

WHY: Because I value my customers, of course!

HOW: Purchase the CTMH Art Philosophy Cricut Collection ($99) 
OR spend $150+ (excluding tax and shipping) on Close To My Heart products
to get 15% off your entire order! 
(tax, shipping & promotional products excluded)
OR refer a friend that purchases the Art Philosophy Cricut Collection, or spends $150+
to get a $10 CREDIT for a future purchase from me!

DETAILS: Orders that qualify for the 15% discount must be placed through emailing me
not directly on my website, to redeem your 15% discount! $10 credits may not
be used in conjunction with % discounts. No limit on number of friend
referrals, so spread the word!!!

Don't forget these other great deals:

When you spend $150+, you will also still receive $25 in Hostess Rewards!

Cherish The Day, November 2011 Stamp of the Month
When you purchase $50 in product, you can purchase this fantastic, 
versatile Stamp of the Month My Acrylix stamp set for just $5!

When you purchase $25 of My Acrylix stamp sets you can also purchase this exclusive 
Holiday Wishes My Acrylix stamp set, with beautiful images that can be cut with 
our Art Philosophy Cricut Collection cartridge, for only $5!

Please email me at 
with any questions, and get your 
Thanksgiving/Black Friday/Cyber Monday orders in now!

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

A Halloween Project

I tackled a Halloween banner kit yesterday, and came up with this:

...and then this:

The only CTMH products I used were Black ink and... That's it.


October Blog Hop: Halloween Crafts + Giveaway!

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Last Chance To Get Pair-A-Phrase!

Check out all this 
fabulous art created 
with the EXCLUSIVE 
double stamp set!

To celebrate National Stamping Month in September, we are offering our first-ever double stamp set! You can get the exclusive My Acrylix® Pair-a-Phrase double stamp set FREE when you place an order of $75 US, but only through September 30, 2011. You'll love this double set—two D-size sets in one envelope—which includes lots of clever phrases and coordinating images you'll use in your handmade cards all year long. The double set has a retail value of $35.90, which drastically increases the value of your qualifying purchase! Have double the fun stamping during National Stamping Month with our new Pair-a-Phrase double stamp set!

Place your order at 

Monday, August 8, 2011

Wanna Make Some Mischief?

It's time to start thinkin' Halloween! And who doesn't love gorgeous Halloween imagery? Take a peek at what you could create with Close To My Heart's new paper collection: Mischief!

There are some really fabulous coordinating products for this line, which is my FAVORITE new paper collection!

 The beautiful papers in the Level 2 paper packet, item #X7144b, $9.95 includes
6 – 12" × 12" Cardstock Sheets (2 Barn Red, 2 Black, 1 Desert Sand, 1 Sunset)
6 – 12" × 12" B&T Duos® Papers (2 each of 3 double-sided designs)

 Gorgeous Complements Rub-Ons, item #X7144C, $4.95 includes
4  5"×6" Coordinating Rub-Ons Sheets

Some spectacular My Acrylix stamp sets:

D1490 -- Backdrop-Charmed -- $17.95  (Set of 6)
Recommended My Acrylix® Blocks:  1" × 3½" (Y1002), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 4" × 5" (Y1012)

C1462 -- All Hallows Eve -- $13.95  (Set of 9)
Recommended My Acrylix® Blocks:  1" × 3½" (Y1002), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 3" × 3" (Y1006)   

S1108 -- Wicked; August 2011 Stamp of the Month -- $17.95 (Set of 9)
Recommended My Acrylix® Blocks: 1" × 3 1/2" (Y1002), 2" × 3 1/2" (Y1009), 2" × 6 1/2" (Y1010), 4" × 5" (Y1012)
* Available August 1–31, 2011 only.

Stamp images outlined in red coordinate with the  

Other Coordinating Accessories:

Item #Z1462: Midnight Felt Shapes, $5.95


10 laser-cut black felt shapes, adhesive backed.

Item #Z1335: Opaques Licorice Adhesive Gems, $2.95

Make a fashionable statement on your cards and layouts with these rich-looking, pearly gems. (108 gems in 4 sizes: 7mm, 5mm, 4mm, and 2.5mm; black, grey, light grey.)
8 - 5" x 6" sheets. Alphabet, numbers, and punctuation. 

Or, check out our all-in-one 
Item #G1029, $29.95

Workshops on the Go™ Mischief Kit Contents :
- Mischief Level 2 Paper Packet
- My Acrylix® EXCLUSIVE Mischief C-size Stamp Set; only available in this kit!
- Midnight Felt Shapes
- Workshop Guide, to create two beautiful layouts and a bonus project!

Featured Colors: Barn Red, Black, Desert Sand, Sunset
Follow the included step-by-step instructions to create the two-page layout featured in the workshop guide. The layout pattern is a Jeanette Lynton original created exclusively for this workshop. Then use your remaining materials and online tips to create an additional layout and a bonus project, shown in the guide. The bonus project, a Halloween banner, requires the following additional items (not included in the workshop kit):
(1) My Creations® Banner (Item #Z1378), $5.95
(1) Dimensional Elements Notable Alphabet (Item #Z1682), $6.95

Add this workshop kit plus the additional items for the bonus project to your order to create three great projects—it's an excellent value!

Some basic tools you may already have, such as inks, stamp blocks, or how-to books, are needed to complete these projects!

Don't miss out, make some Mischief today!
Shop this collection and all the others, online anytime at!

Sunday, July 24, 2011

I Was Too Busy Having Fun...

... to even visit DISNEYLAND! Doing what, you ask?


(Don't miss me and my roommates/team at approximately 1:05 in our fabulous purple Minnie shirts, from our awesome upline, Jen Patrick!)

Hurry! Get Them Before They're Gone!!!

Here's a slideshow of all the retiring Close To My Heart stamp sets! These will be no longer available after July 31, 2011, so if you see something you like, email me at TODAY! You can also purchase any of these items directly from MyCTMH website until 7/31/11.
ALL Retiring Products:

Cardstock Packs: As of August 1st, the majority 
of bulk cardstock packs (24 sheets) will be retired. 
Remaining bulk packs will be increasing in price, 
so stock up on your favorite colors now!

Markers & Stamp Pad Sets:
Z1564 Stamp Pad set Antique
Z1569 Stamp Pad set Timeless
Z1560 Stamp Pad set Harmony
Z1570 Stamp Pad set Blossom
Z1573 Stamp Pad set Carnival
Z1574 Stamp Pad set Celebration
Z1562 Stamp Pad set Harvest
Z1567 Stamp Pad set Garden
Z1563 Stamp Pad set Classic
Z1600 Stamp Pad set Cozy
Z1554 Marker set Antique
Z1559 Marker set Timeless
Z1550 Marker set Harmony
Z1571 Marker set Blossom
Z1572 Marker set Carnival
Z1575 Marker set Celebration
Z1552 Marker set Harvest
Z1557 Marker set Garden
Z1553 Marker set Classic
Z161 Marker set Cozy
X5671 Textured Cardstock White Daisy

Y1001 1" x 1 1/2" Block
Y1004 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" Block
Y1005 1" x 6 1/2" Block
Y1007 2" x 11" Block
Y1011 4 1/2" x 6 1 1/2" Block
Y1500 Block Starter Kit

Level 1 Kits, Level 2 Paper Packets & My Stickease:
X7132A Bliss Level 1
X7132B Bliss Level 2
X7132C Bliss Stickease
X7133A Miracle Level 1
X7133B Miracle Level 2
X7133C Miracle Stickease
X7134A Sweetheart Level 1
X7134B Sweetheart Level 2
X7134C Sweetheart Stickease
X7135A Wings Level 1
X7135B Wings Level 2
X7135C Wings Stickease
X7127A Magnifique Level 1
X7127B Magnifique Level 2
X7127C Magnifique Stickease
X7128A Olivia Level 1
X7128B Olivia Level 2
X7128C Olivia Stickease
X7129A Hooligans Level 1
X7129B Hooligans Level 2
X7129C Hooligans Stickease
X7130A Mistletoe Level 1
X7130B Mistletoe Level 2
X7130C Mistletoe Stickease

Workshops On The Go:
G1023 Miracle Workshop Kit
G1022 Mayberry Workshop Kit
G1021 Fanfare Workshop Kit
G1020 Bliss Workshop Kit
G1019 Sophia Workshop Kit
G1018 Lucky Workshop Kit
G1017 Sweetheart Workshop Kit
G1016 Wings Workshop Kit

Stamp Sets:
B1313 Merry Pursuits
B1319 Four Seasons
B1325 Welcome Baby
B1333 Merry Monsters
C1292 Tropical Christmas
C1318 Best Wishes
C1324 Spooky Smiles
C1328 Festive Frills
C1333 Spooky Night
C1340 Aspiration
C1342 Damask Tiles
C1350 Dainty Thoughts
C1353 Gear Up
C1354 Robot Power
C1361 Buttoned Together
C1362 Youre a Hoot
C1366 Fringed Phrases
C1371 Holiday Jingle
C1372 Grateful Hearts
C1373 In the Game-Hockey
C1374 Spellbound
C1375 In the Game-Football
C1376 Stocking Style
C1377 Christmas Story
C1378 Heartfelt Christmas
C1380 Judiac Commentary
C1381 Card Chatter -Thank you
C1384 Neighborhood
C1386 Boys at Play
C1387 Playin Hard
C1391 Embrace Life
C1394 Candlelight
C1398 Love You Forever
C1402 In the Month of January
C1406 Hit the Spot
C1421 The Boo Crew
C1426 Thanksgiving
C1428 Ice Crystals
C1430 In the Month of September
C1431 In the Month of October
C1432 In the Month of November
C1433 In the Month of December
C1434 School Rules
D1166 Vintage Christmas
D1171 New Fallen Snow
D1177 No Peeking
D1224 Holiday Joy
D1225 Jingle Borders
D1226 Magical Season
D1243 Peace on Earth
D1244 Snow Friends
D1257 Make It Count
D1258 Friendship Word Puzzle
D1265 Gracious Greetings
D1266 Baby Steps
D1280 Spot On Backgrounds
D1299 Thoughtful Seasons
D1305 Gloria
D1315 Evergreen
D1317 Feathery Flakes
D1319 Creepy Cobwebs
D1324 Christmas Melodies
D1326 Season of Splendor
D1332 Boutique Borders
D1333 Wishing Star
D1335 Intrinsic Backgrounds
D1339 Moments in Time
D1347 Confidential
D1349 Be Yourself May
D1350 Tender Tags
D1352 It’s Your Day
D1354 Endless Friendship
D1355 Gracious Greeting-F.
D1356 Gracious Greetings-S.
D1359 Comments
D1363 Picture Perfect
D1365 True Happiness
D1366 Holiday Trinkets
D1369 Delightful Things
D1370 Welcome Home
D1371 Many Thanks
D1372 Grown with Love
D1374 Ms. Holiday Cheer
D1375 Treasures
D1376 Holiday Warmth
D1379 Flourished Blessings
D1380 Just for the Holidays
D1381 Beware
D1382 Holiday Hoopla
D1383 Santas List
D1385 Good Work
D1393 Flourished Blessings-F.
D1395 Flourished Blessings-S.
D1406 True Friends
D1416 State of Mind
D1421 Cherish the Moment
D1422 Wonderful Friend
D1423 Happy Forever
D1424 Something Splendid
D1428 Happy Journey
D1433 My Game
D1439 Spook Alley
D1450 Beautiful Day

Z1154    Designer Ribbon Buttercup
Z1209    Designer Ribbon Cranberry
Z1125    Designer Ribbon SweetLeaf
Z1223    DEs Booksmart
Z1156    DEs Borders
Z1140    DEs Framed Fun
Z1312    DEs Stars             
Z648      Emb Powder Baby Pink
Z671      Emb Powder Clear
Z647      Emb Powder Heavenly Blue
Z664      Emb Powder Pansy Purple
Z678      Emb Powder Silver Pearl
Z1400    Fanfare Ll 2 Assort (brads)
Z263      Fun Flock White
Z1354    Irresistibles Miracle

Z1390    Irresistiblesâ„¢ Villa
Z1300    Just Blooms White Daisy
Z1377    Kraft Color-Ready Borders
Z1166    Mini Album Cream
Z1340    Mini Medley Lagoon
Z1277    Mini Medley Outdoor Denim
Z1339    Mini Medley Pear
Z1243    Mini Medley Pewter
Z1141    My Creations Mini-Binder
Z1009    Pivot Point Stapler
Z1231    Rub-ons Across The Board
Z1265    Rub-ons Primavera
Z1211    Top Coats Framed In
ALL         DEs Monogram

Z1021 Envelope Flats 2 1/2" x 3 1/2"
Z1022 Envelope Flats 3" x 3"
Z1023 Envelope Flats 3" x 4 3/4"
Z1024 Envelope Flats 4" x 4"
Z1244 Envelope Flats 4 1/2" x 4 1/2"
Z1025 Envelope Flats 5" x 5"
Z1026 Envelope Flats 5" x 7"
Z1027 Envelope Flats 5 1/2" x 4 3/4"
Z1028 Envelope Flats 6" x 6"
Z1029 Envelope Flats 8" x 3 1/2"

Z338 Euro Paper Trimmer
Z339 Euro Replacement Blades
Z340 Euro Replacement Blade/Scoring
3501 Red Eye Pen
Z1289 Block Buddy Set
Z1090 Texture Tools
Z263 Fun Flock
Z185 My Accents Block Organizer