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Cross My Heart card and Blog Candy!


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Woohoo!!!   As a designer for the Create with Connie and Mary Spring Edition 2013, I get to offer BLOG CANDY here on my blog! What is that you ask? Leave a comment on my blog today and get entered into a drawing for a FREE subscription to the Create with Connie and Mary Spring Edition 2013. Already signed up? No problem…we’ll apply it towards the next edition. But…don’t delay…this week is your LAST CHANCE to take advantage of the Early Bird Price of $29.95 US…a savings of $5 off the regular $34.95 US price! And…for over 30 step-by-step photo tutorials, that is quite a bargain! Our website stays up a year after the session is over, so you can refer back to all projects 24/7! Only subscribers see our projects…no previews are posted to the public. Sign up today!

Cross my Heart-1

So my card today gives you a hint as to what stamp set I am using for my first project this edition.  Yep!  It’s the “Cross My Heart” stamp set on page 26 of the Stampin’Up! Occasions 2013 Catalogue.  I’ve always been a fan of puzzles, especially word puzzles, so this set made me smile. 🙂  I also added some additional fun new products:  Real Red and Pool Party die-cut hearts from the Hearts a Flutter stamp set, Delicate Details lace tape and shiny new Pool Party ribbon from the upcoming Sale-A-Bration brochure.  Watch for that stuff – it’s awesome to work with!  

Supplies used:

Stamps – Cross My Heart, Hearts a Flutter

Ink & Paper – Whisper White, Real Red, Basic Black, Pool Party, Real Red DSP

Accessories – Big Shot & Hearts a Flutter framelits, scallop edgelit, Delicate Details lace tape, Pool Party ribbon, red button, bakers twine

So…don’t forget to leave a fun comment on my blog today to be entered into the drawing for BLOG CANDY…a free subscription to Create with Connie and Mary Spring Edition 2013.  Sign up HERE if you haven’t already…you will want 30 tutorials featuring products in the Sale-A-Bration brochure and Occasions 2013 catalogue that will NOT be shown anywhere else…nope…not even previews!  They are exclusive to Create subscribers.





  1. Stef Perry says:

    Cute, cute card! That Cross My Heart set is so fun, especially if you are a word puzzle lover.

  2. Rose says:

    Looks like a fun card.

  3. Doris says:

    What an adorable card! Great layout and colours. My favourite detail is how you used the lace tape behind the ribbon. The touch of black is fabulous, too! I’d love to see the projects you’ve made for Create with Connie and Mary, so fingers are crossed hard, hoping I win the subscription! ((Hugs))

  4. Brenna says:

    Wow!! How cute is that! Seeing this stamp set used in so many cute ways makes me need this! Ha ha ha…tfs

  5. Barbara Vogt says:

    Beautiful card, Natasha! I love your artwork and your blog. I am excited that you are the one with blog candy today.

  6. Such a pretty valentine card. Great use of all the new products.

  7. Sara says:

    I love this card and so glad to have found your blog!

    Thanks for the chance to win a great prize : )

  8. Catherine says:

    Love this card. Love your blog and all your wonderful creations!. Thanks for sharing with all of us.

  9. Janice says:

    What a fun, fresh card Natasha! Just adore all the new Stampin Up products and the way you have used them. Can’t wait till the till the Spring Edition starts, it’s going to be a beauty!

  10. Becky G says:

    Really like your card and they way you used the new products! Can’t wait to see your upcoming project.

  11. Heather Arsenault says:

    Awesome card! Looking forward to seeing your project for CCM.

  12. Tracey Clay says:

    I love how you used the word DSP behind the word stamp, soo cute!! Thanks for sharing!!

  13. Alex says:

    Love it Natasha! I’m loving the card. The colour combination works great – who thought ‘pool party’ would have gone so well with the red. What a fantastic use of the lace tape – I thought they were doilies! I’m so inspired, I think I might pop into the craft room and start creating! Cheers

  14. Linda White says:

    Such a cute card!! Love the designer paper

  15. kim says:

    I love how you used this stamp set!!! Pretty card.

  16. Karen Caper says:

    That stamp set caught my eye as soon as I saw it! Love the card!

  17. Martha Ludeking says:

    That stamp set just jumped to the top of my wish list! I love your card. The lace tape really adds a very nice touch. Thanks for sharing your creativity and looking forward to your future project!

  18. Mary Hall says:

    What a great combination of new products. Mary

  19. Linda Henry says:

    Really cute card. Love all the elements You used.

  20. Chris R. from Iowa says:

    Great card! I am not big on puzzles but something intrigued me about this stamp! I guess eye catching is a good term. Love the colors you used. Thanks for sharing!

  21. lisa808 says:

    Cute card design.

  22. Helen says:

    You create beautiful cards, Natasha. Love the color choices and the layout. The paper doily ribbon is adorable.

  23. Lynn G. says:

    What a darling card. I love the hearts and the stamp. How pretty. And, the scalloped lace….awesome. Thank you for sharing.

  24. Kathy L says:

    Natasha, I think this is a lovely card! And since I’m a huge crossword puzzle fan, of course I love the stamp. The minute I saw this set, I knew it was calling my name. Your design highlights the stamp beautifully. Thanks so much!

  25. Cathy Morgan says:

    This was a stamp I was not going to get but your card may have changed my mind/

  26. Love your card and the color combinations. TFS
    Also thank you for the chance for an entry into Spring Edition 2013.

  27. Deborah says:

    You have put together amazing cards! You always inspire me with your ideas!!

  28. Robin S. says:

    What a super cute card! I love the layout & the color combo. Just one more set to add to my ever-growing collection!

  29. Nancy K says:

    Love the card and u use so many of the new items, time to revise my list…..again!

  30. Kim Innis says:

    What a great card! I love the way the colors work together. I may have to re-think my decision NOT to order that set!

  31. Kyla says:

    Love the card. I wasn’t even considering that set, not that has changed.

  32. Alicia Graham says:

    What a beautiful card! I love how you have combined all the elements: shapes, colors and sizes. Very pretty!

  33. Judi Sparks says:

    Love your project! TFS.

  34. kim beldowski says:

    Beautiful card!! I would love to win the blog candy. I just found your blog, so I would absolutely love the prize!!

  35. I love your combination of products. I just makes the card so interesting, fun to take in all the various details. I can hardly wait to see what you come up with next. You are always so inspirational.

  36. Debbie Flattum says:

    Beautiful card! I love all the elements you included. Thanks for sharing.

  37. Kiki Graham says:

    I love the ingenuity you exhibit and the freshness and originality of your card, Way to go!

  38. This card is SO cute, I love how you used the crossword element on it, with the lace tape across the front, too! Love it!

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