Love is in the Air

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it seems that LOVE projects are popping up all over the blogosphere and www in general...I *heart* this time of the year.  So many nostalgic memories like making mailboxes from shoeboxes, cutting hearts from construction paper and finding just the 'right' valentine card for that 'special' boy in your surely didn't want to give one that was too suggestive to the boy that you didn't like...oh the stress of it all hehe!
I have a couple of new projects to share with you this Thursday, so let's get goin'

is my day over at the I Heart {Ippity} Blog

I stamped the image twice onto two different patterned papers (I used Suzy Ultman's Lion Sleeps by K&CO.) and then carefully cut out the wings and eyes, attaching them to the body with foam dots.
The cute crepe paper trim is from my Etsy shop...I added the stamped title to the top portion and then topped with buttons and twine. I wanted to dress up the eyes and give some texture, so I glued on two small black poms :) Many different avenues with this sweet stamp set! And my guy loves pink, so I thought it would make a cute Valentine card.
Lots and lots of new releases out this month!  Be sure to visit Heather and she can set you up with Ippity Stamps.

It's LOVE WEEK over at Imaginisce's Blog!
Cards, layouts, mini albums, altered's all been covered this week.
I was asked to create a mini album (I think everyone knows how much I LOVE makin' 'em)
so I started with my Cricut and the sweet papers and embellishments from the brand new
 SOLE SISTERS Collection

And a little peek at the inside of 6 for adding photos to.
Imaginisce is giving away lots of goodies this week...just go to their blog and leave your comments on the LOVE WEEK posts and you'll be in the drawing for some cool new tools :)

Busy week at Etsy!  So off I go to finish up on some orders before it's time for work.
See you all soon!


  1. Amazing projects Shellye! I love the sweet owl and his paper piecing and that mini is fab!
    ~BTW thanks for my valentine's goodies! love the sweet packaging also :)

  2. I so love that little wise guy card! Totally perfect for a boy! And your mini is fantastic...such amazing detail and full of color...exactly what I love! :)

  3. WOW love that card and the mini is amazing!!!! Hop over to my blog cause I have a little something for you!

  4. Hi, lovely work ~ came by from Happy are We...congrats on the Liebster award! If you're a turquoise girl, take a peek at Scrap the Girls at
    that's if you don't know about it, of course:):) Happy scrapping:):):)

  5. OMG, both the card and that mini are stunning!

  6. Love that mini album! So cute!


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