Author Archives: Lauren Z

Hello-So Glad We’re Friends

Hello! It’s Lauren up on the blog today sharing my slimline card, featuring a unique way to use the delicate window die from the Cherry Blossom Box. I had this idea to create a sort of see through lattice screen on the front of the card. Then to fit those sweet Pandas and the bamboo […]

Matchbox Stories Pair

Hello all! Lauren here today with a pair of matchbox stories to share today. I love how easy these boxes are to set up and there are so many different stories you can tell! My Love story is for my son and new daughter-in-law. They were married in a very quiet ceremony at the court […]

Masculine Valentine Card

I have a family full of males so I find myself making masculine cards quite often. This one will be perfect to give my husband for Valentine’s day. Double sided paper works best to use with this heart flip die set. However, if you don’t have any or if you want to use particular paper […]

The Scenic Route

My family loves to travel and the travel bug has been hitting me really hard lately. I cannot wait to say “Hello World” and visit new places again. I really hope that it will be possible to get going again soon. I thought I the Wonderful World stamp set and Hello World die set would […]

Wonderful World

Hello World

Hi! Lauren here on the blog today sharing this clean and simple card that could be used for many different occasions. This card features the Wonderful World stamp set from this months release. There is also a coordinating die set that is available. The first thing I did to create this card was to stamp […]

Joy- Fern Berries Stencil

Fern Berry Stencil

I love the holiday season so much and cannot wait for it to get here this year! I am usually late getting started on my cards but not this year! For this Joy card, I used the new Fern Berries stencil, Leaves Are Falling stamp set, and the Joy die from the Holiday Dovetail card […]

Golden Tree Holiday Place Setting

Pine Tree 3D

Hello everyone! It’s Lauren on the blog today to share my creation using the Pine Tree 3D die set. I love this set because it is so versatile and super quick and easy to create the trees. To make this elegant holiday place setting all I needed was the die set, gold mirror paper, a […]

Thankful, For You!

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I figured I should get going on my cards to send out to friends and family. I associate sunflowers with autumn, so pairing the Bloomin’ Sunshine stamp set with the Thankful Sentiments stamp set created a perfect match. I really love the unique look of the sunflower stamp as […]

First Snow

Snowflake Bursts

Hi everyone! Today I am sharing this fun snow scene scrapbook page using the Snowflake Bursts die set. I really wanted to capture my son’s first experience with snow! He was so excited to find it had snowed overnight, that he had to get out there ASAP! We didn’t even take the time to get […]

Double Layer, Light up Shaker

Tunnel Card, Halloween

When I saw this Halloween tunnel card add-on I came up with the idea to make a double layer, stacked shaker card. The layered dies lends itself perfectly for this technique. To start, I picked out some Halloween-y patterned paper. I cut the top layer I cut to measure 5.5×4.75 (but scored it on both […]