Good morning everyone, I’m back for round 2. You all know the drill, so let’s get started! Girl w/Knife. What inspired this card? The sobering realization that we’re going to have to censor our girl-talk around my friend’s new baby. I left this card black and white with a white …

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One of my highlights of last week (okay, of this entire month) was getting to judge 137 entries for the Noted @ *Noted Product Awards. I found the level of talent to be extremely high, and as such I found myself revisiting and rejudging categories frequently. I gave out a …

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Lately I’ve often found myself recalling the words of Fred Rogers: in times of crisis, we should look to the helpers to guide us through. That’s just what Catherine Hildner of Kitty Meow Boutique in Naperville, Illinois, did, and in the process became something of a helper herself. It all …

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One of the few perks of being housebound for long periods of time is that you get far more excited about new releases then ever before. So I am especially loving this sweet social distancing trio from Dahlia Press. Like most of her work, Stephanie infused these with a beautiful …

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Before I delve into my last batch of LOUIE favorites, I have a quick Noted @ *Noted update: The deadline has been extended from today until next Friday, April 10. The Greeting Card Association hopes this offers a chance for more makers to highlight their work, especially any recent designs …

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Trying to spread love & encourage social connection during this time of social distancing, Yeppie Paper has sprung into action these past few difficult weeks with several fun promotions. First up are their marvelous and mysterious Surprise Packs. Surprise Packs consist of random selections from Yeppie’s less-than-perfect but still-wonderful stash …

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