Thursday, December 6, 2018

Trendy Bakers Twine -- Be Merry!

Hello everyone! I'm Helen from HTB Creations.  This month, the Trendy Gals are spotlighting Peppermint Stick Trendy Twine.  I also used the Small Pillow Boxes, the Merry & Bright Stamp Set, and Peppermint Stick Sequins

I filled my Small Pillow Boxes with my Christmas M&M's.  Then I wrapped my Peppermint Stick Trendy Twine around the box like a package and made a knot.  Then I used a tag die to cut out the tag, stamp Be Merry from the Merry & Bright Stamp Set onto it, and I added a sequin to each tag from the Peppermint Stick Sequins.  I just finished it off by tying the tag onto the box and finishing it off with a bow.

These are so easy to make. I just love the clear boxes with pretty candies in them to give to people.  You don't have to dress them up to much to give them out.  Be sure to head to the shop and pick some up in different sizes for the holidays!

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Trendy Bakers Twine Guest Designer: Angeline Choo

Happy December.
It's Angeline here from ScrappyScrappy and I am BACK!
It has been a while since I was here but hey, you'll see me for the whole month of December.

Since it is the holiday season, I have a fun Christmas card for you.
The feature for today is: Trendy Twine’s Christmas  Mint Little Bits.
I love the little bits because you get a little of every beautiful twine.

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For my card, I used Pink and Main's Gingerbread stamp set, colored them with Copic markers. Then I added Nuvo Glimmer Paste [moonstone] for the glittery snow.  I also used some foiled patterned paper to add to the glitz.

Then for the twine, I tied them into little cute bows first before adhering them onto my candies with some Thermoweb mixed media adhesive. It clears dry, so no worries of any adhesive peeking through :)

Trendy Twine: Gingerbread Christmas Mint Little Bits #trendytwine #scrappyscrappy #christmascard #christmas #gingerbread #gingerbreadhouse #copicmarkers #cardmaking #twine #merrychristmas

Here is the beautiful twine that I used for my card today:

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Trendy Bakers Twine ~ Christmas Gable Box

Hello all!  Beth from Beth's Beauties here with this great gable box that would be perfect for giving a small gift or baked goods for Christmas.  It is embellished with  Peppermint Stick Trendy Twine, our featured twine for December.
I started with a Small Gable Box and covered the sides with paper and stickers from DCWV's Red & White Christmas stack.  I glued Peppermint Stick Trendy Twine around the front panel and Frosted Cranberry Sequins in the bottom right corner.
To dress up the top of the box, I made a bow using more patterned paper and a Stampin Up! bow punch and adhered it just under the handle of the box.  I then added the tag that was made with Large Metal Rim TagCandy Cane Trendy Page Dot, a sentiment from APB Merry Christmas stamp setFrosted Cranberry Sequins, and tied with Peppermint Stick Trendy Twine.  The snowflakes are more stickers from the previously mentioned paper stack.

Here's what I used from Annie's Paper Boutique:
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Friday, November 30, 2018

Planner Friday - November

Amanda here from She's Eclectic and it's Planner Friday! I can't hold it in any longer, I'm so excited!  December is only a day away and then we can all get into the festive mood!  With this in mind I have been using my APB stamps to plan my perfect Christmas.  I want to get the lights, decorations and Christmas tree up as soon as possible and spend my weekends watching holiday movies with my children.  Though there is all that pesky shopping, wrapping and card writing to get through as well so I definitely need my planner to help me!

As usual I started my spread by adding some strips of washi tape along the top and bottom of my pages and then chose some coordinating Christmas Trendy Page Dots to reinforce the holes and add an extra splash of colour.

An extra splash of colour with the Trendy Page Dots

These pages are my monthly overview so I'm only adding the most important reminders and events to them, I will be recording everything else like housework and my regular to do lists (or the boring bits!) in my weekly pages so this is really just to give me an idea of how my month is shaping up so far. I also wanted it to look fun and festive so I'd feel a little tingle of Xmas excitement whenever I check my planner!


I've recently moved into an A5 sized organiser so I had plenty of room to add some fun decoration to my pages using stamps from the FoodiesDrinks & More and Perfect Pairs sets, after all it's the season of cocoa and cookies with the odd glass of fizz thrown in as well!

It's Christmas!!

As you can see I still have space left so I can jot down anything else I need to know or remember as it comes along and I am going to use my naughty and nice sections to keep track of the things I have to do (naughty) and the things I want to do (nice)!

On one of the pages I popped a Love Letter planner clip as it reminded me of writing letters to Father Christmas, something I still need to do with my youngest daughter this year.  Fingers crossed there are no surprises on her list as Santa has already brought all her presents!

I absolutely love the APB Christmas stamps so I used lots of my favourite ones on this spread.  Some are for reminders and others are just quotes to add to the festive feeling.  There is a nice mix of practical and creative stamps in each set so you can use them for Christmas cards, crafts, memory keeping and planning.  They are really versatile and all six sets are currently on sale so you can grab yourself a bargain!

I will wish you a merry Christmas and happy holidays now just in case I am not back here again before then and I hope you have a wonderful December too!


Thursday, November 29, 2018

Trendy Bakers Twine - Many Thanks

Hi Trendy Fans!

This is Shelly from MyPaperLove stopping in to share a Fall card using the spotlight color Orangesicle Trendy Twine and the Happy Thanksgiving Stamp set.

I love this color combo for Fall, it feels so warm and toasty. I used a bunch of scrap paper to create this card...something I need to do more of.

I used the pumpkin and Orangesicle Trendy Twine as the focal for the card.

The twine is gorgeous and I just wanted a very simple sentiment to compliment the twine.

Stop by the store to see all the Fall specials, here are the product I used on my card

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trendy Bakers Twine -- Thankful for You

Hello all!  I'm Helen from HTB Creations.  Today I have a card to share with you featuring Orangesicle Trendy Twine and the Happy Thanksgiving Stamp set, and I used some sequins from Chocolate Truffles and the Autumn Sequins mixes.

I picked a pumpkin from my Cricut Design Space and made it a print then cut.  Then I cut out a the white layer with a die to make the wavy border.  Next I stamped the sentiment from the Happy Thanksgiving Stamp Set and glued down my Orangesicle Trendy Twine.

After putting on all the paper layers, I glued on my pumpkin and my sequins the mixes.  I wanted some brown and some orange so using Chocolate Truffles and the Autumn Sequins together worked out well!

Be sure to head over to shop for all your holiday crafting!

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Christmas Treats with Annie's Paper Boutique

Hello everyone!  The Trendy Gals are showcasing some of the Christmas stamps today and have some fun treats to share with you today. 

All the Christmas stamps are perfect for cards, gifts, scrapbooking, and even your planner pages.  Be sure to visit each blog to see all the details and items used for their projects!

All stamps are currently on sale so be sure to get them while you can over at Annie's Paper Boutique for your Christmas crafting and planning! 

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Friday, November 23, 2018

Trendy Twine: Be Thankful Every Day

Happy Friday!
It's Migdalia from Crafting with Creative M with my last project as this month's guest designer. Thank you Lesley & DT ladies! I had so much fun! 

For today's project I used this month's spotlight, which is the Orangesicle Trendy Twine along with the Orange Chevron Treat Bags and the Happy Thanksgiving Stamp Set from APB.

I made some Treat Bags to take to the Thanksgiving Day dinner that I was invited to.
I started out by filling the Orange Chevron Treat Bags with some candy. Yum!
I sealed the top portion of each treat bag with double sided tape and then I wrapped some of the Orangesicle Trendy Twine around the top/bottom portion of the bag. For my papers I used all of my scraps that were left over from previous projects.

The adorable stamped images are from Denami Design. I adhered the images on to a scallop stitched tag and then adhered the scallop die cut on to a stitched die cut tag.

Next, I stamped the "Be thankful..." sentiment on a die cut label.

For the mini clothespin I added a Orangesicle bow with a rhinestone to the center. 

Here is a look at the fun products I used to complete my project:

Orangesicle Trendy Twine

Happy Thanksgiving Stamp Set - 4x6

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Thank you for stopping by and have a wonderful day.