Monday, February 1, 2010

My Time Made Easy February Release!!!

I’m so excited that the My Time Made Easy ™ LLC February release is already here!!! This month Lauren is offering such a cute array of coordinating stamps, templates, cut files and of course, my digital paper :] LOL We chose 12 different colors to use this month which made my job a lot easier when it came to designing the paper!!

Before I get into the paper we’re releasing, I’ll share my template and coordinating card. For today’s release, I used the Happy Mail© template along with the cutie patootie snail from the Pretty Impressions, You’ve Got Mail© stamp set, and the Snail Mail paper from the Pretty Impressions Printables, Cute Critters© digi pack.

This template is sooo roomy…I can think of a dozen uses for it off the top of my head! This box is holding my mini post card, and about a half bag of Reese’s hearts, with plenty of room to spare!

For the flag on my box, I used a corner heart punch to make a window of hearts and adhered white cs between the two flags.

I stamped the envelope from the You’ve Got Mail stamp set and cut it out. I adhered some small hearts that I punched with a mini punch I’ve had for years and attached them to the front of my mailbox using glue dots. I stamped the snail twice, once in Kiwi Kiss and again in Memento Tuxedo black ink. I trimmed the shell, embossed it with clear embossing powder, and adhered it to the green snail.

For my post card, I cut out the decorative rectangle with one of the shapes from my Storybook cartridge on the Cricut. The curved lines and the straight lines were created with stamps from You’ve Got Mail. I cut out the “I” and the “U” on my Cricut and used the outlines as a stencil. I colored them in with a SU! marker and punched a heart from another punch I’ve had for years. I adhered the heart with a dimensional after drawing a white highlight with a gel pen.

Back to a little more info about the digi paper… I created two six-packs for our unique, Pretty Impressions Printables collection. Cute Critters contains cutesy designs, and A Loving Heart contains more sophisticated, elegant designs. I took a sampling of these designs and created our Color Me Pretty collection of customizable black and white digi paper! I also created two packs of coordinating gingham and polka dot digi paper using the twelve colors we selected for this month’s release. Check them out at the My Time Made Easy store. Here’s the price break down and a snapshot of each set:

Cute Critters $4.50

A Loving Heart $4.50

Love Notes $4.50

Ga Ga for Gingham $6

Darling Dots $6

Hope you enjoy my snail mail project and the new digi paper! I would love to hear what you think :]

If you didn’t come here by way of Lauren’s blog, be sure to swing by and check out the deets of the release! Don’t forget to visit the DT also…they all have projects to share. Trust me, you don’t want to miss their works of art ;]


Thanks for stopping in for a visit today :]  Hope to see you back here tomorrow for another release project!!  If you're one of those people waiting on pins and needles for this release...enjoy your shopping trip tonight ;]  LOL

Have a great week ♥
Paper: My Time Made Easy, Pretty Impressions Printables© and Pretty Printables© digital paper; Couture Cardstock, Candied Apple; PTI, Select White
Ink: Stampin’ Up! Kiwi Kiss and VersaMark; Memento, Tuxedo Black and London Fog; PTI, Fresh Snow and Pure Poppy
Accessories: Primas; PTI, Vintage Buttons; Michaels, Burgundy Ribbon and Red Stamens; Cricut, Storybook Cartridge; Cuttlebug, Swiss Dots Embossing Folder


Katie Cotton said...

how cute!!!!! And i love your projects! Seriously faulous and fun!

AKiteFlier said...

Fabulous Kristin - love the snail mail paper - you'll see it from me later *wink* but your flag with the tiny heart cut outs is adorable as is the front of the mailbox with the letters! SO cute and the papers - Gads - I LOVE THEM! You are a wizard and a genius. :-) Can't wait to see the rest of the week's projects.

Mona Pendleton said...

Love what you did with the © Happy Mail template Kristin! I especially love all those little envelopes each with a heart on it! I'm lovin' all the paper!

Lisa Kind said...

Oh, Kristin! I love it all! Your mailbox is so pretty! I love the little envelopes and snail on the front and how clever to use a corner heart punch for the flag! Love the papers too! Fabulous!

Catherine Couch Doucette said...

Oh so cute! I love seeing all of the paper lined up too...I just love it all! Great job, Kristin!

Silvia said...

Beautiful set Kristin! I love the tiny envelopes with the little heart. You did a great job with the template.

Tina said...

Gorgeous emsemble!

Broni said...

Your mailbox is beautiful, Kristin! And those new papers....WOW!! You rock!!

Kathryn B said...

Kristin your mail box is so sweet and I love how you made the post card! You're so talented! I was on the fence if I should get the "You've got mail" stamp set...then I saw your project and had to get it. LOL! Love all your digi papers got them all and can't wait to play! :0)

Geny said...

Love your projects and absolutely LOVE your paper, fantastic!

Tammy Hershberger said...

Yep, I NEED those papers! LOL Fabulous work, my friend! You rock!

Mara Campbell said...

Wow! Amazing!! I love the mailbox and that cute little snail. The papers are wonderful!!

Lauren (mytime) said...

OH MY WORD! Love the ribbon on the side, the punched flag detail, the pierced trail. I love the postcard! SOOOOO cute

Smiles, Laurie said...

What a great release...I love your little mailbox and all the details you created!

Unknown said...

I love your mailbox and all of the cute details! Super cute!

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