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Ten Ways to Create with Kraft-Colored Products + Giveaway

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

  There’s something warm and inviting about kraft-colored products. Maybe it’s the soft shades of brown or the subtle texture of the porous material. It’s like an echo from the past, before paper products underwent multiple chemical treatments to get that just-right sheen of glossy business-letterhead perfection. And maybe it’s the uncomplicated ruggedness of these […]

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  There’s something warm and inviting about kraft-colored products. Maybe it’s the soft shades of brown or the subtle texture of the porous material. It’s like an echo from the past, before paper products underwent multiple chemical treatments to get that just-right sheen of glossy business-letterhead perfection. And maybe it’s the uncomplicated ruggedness of these […]

10 of the Most Creative Holiday Gift Ideas

Monday, December 9th, 2013

It wasn’t easy narrowing down our favorite gift ideas this holiday season, but after some friendly debate, we’re excited to unveil ten of our most creative picks, sure to please any recipient: #1 Somerset Studio Gift Subscription (Includes FREE Bonus Gift) Subscribe a friend or loved one to this popular Stampington title, save $20 off the […]

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It wasn’t easy narrowing down our favorite gift ideas this holiday season, but after some friendly debate, we’re excited to unveil ten of our most creative picks, sure to please any recipient: #1 Somerset Studio Gift Subscription (Includes FREE Bonus Gift) Subscribe a friend or loved one to this popular Stampington title, save $20 off the […]

Handmade Holidays by Somerset: New Must-Haves

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Primitive meets polka dot in this new, lovely banner kit, stitched locally at our Laguna Hills studio. It’s the perfect accent for a Christmas party, wedding, birthday, or any other celebration! Attach the banner pieces to seam binding ribbon with a clothespin or by simply sewing the ribbon on.   For more handmade treasures, be […]

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Primitive meets polka dot in this new, lovely banner kit, stitched locally at our Laguna Hills studio. It’s the perfect accent for a Christmas party, wedding, birthday, or any other celebration! Attach the banner pieces to seam binding ribbon with a clothespin or by simply sewing the ribbon on.   For more handmade treasures, be […]

10 Ways to Wear New Kelly Rae Roberts Mixed-Media Scarves

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

We were just as thrilled as our fans to receive a gorgeous shipment of Kelly Rae Roberts scarves in The Shoppe this past week. The Hello Love, Follow Your True North, and Dream Big designs all boast different color palettes and beautiful mixed-media art to cater to every fashionista’s personal style. To get the most mileage […]

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We were just as thrilled as our fans to receive a gorgeous shipment of Kelly Rae Roberts scarves in The Shoppe this past week. The Hello Love, Follow Your True North, and Dream Big designs all boast different color palettes and beautiful mixed-media art to cater to every fashionista’s personal style. To get the most mileage […]

Vintage Number Buckets Inspiration Project

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Our Shoppe Manager, Vanessa Spencer, has come up with a lovely autumn-inspired project that will delight your guests when they visit your home. One of our new and fabulous shoppe items is the Green Vintage Number Buckets Set, and Vanessa uses them in a variety of ways. The vintage buckets are brimming with everything from […]

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Our Shoppe Manager, Vanessa Spencer, has come up with a lovely autumn-inspired project that will delight your guests when they visit your home. One of our new and fabulous shoppe items is the Green Vintage Number Buckets Set, and Vanessa uses them in a variety of ways. The vintage buckets are brimming with everything from […]

Caption Contest: Jump for Joy for a Chance to Win Artful Blogging 2013

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

  Do you jump for joy to celebrate a victory or are you more inclined to jump in quick reaction to fear? From the new Autumn 2013 issue of Artful Blogging, Rosie from Simply Rosie captures the epic moment of a child leaping to pinnacle height with a single shot in this stunning image. Let […]

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  Do you jump for joy to celebrate a victory or are you more inclined to jump in quick reaction to fear? From the new Autumn 2013 issue of Artful Blogging, Rosie from Simply Rosie captures the epic moment of a child leaping to pinnacle height with a single shot in this stunning image. Let […]

Creative Cards in 10 Minutes or Less!

Monday, March 25th, 2013

  To create these particularly pretty cards found in our most recent issue of Take Ten, it will only take you 10 minutes and a ton of enthusiasm. Project and photographs by Vanessa Spencer Our Shoppe Manager knows that a card can add the icing on the cake at birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions. […]

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  To create these particularly pretty cards found in our most recent issue of Take Ten, it will only take you 10 minutes and a ton of enthusiasm. Project and photographs by Vanessa Spencer Our Shoppe Manager knows that a card can add the icing on the cake at birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions. […]

Do-It-Yourself: Art Journal Inspiration

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

We’ve been long overdue for another art journaling project and the arrival of the Creative Journal by Dyan Reaveley and jumbo beeswax crayons by Faber-Castell to The Shoppe was just what we needed to ignite some inspiration. Both products complemented each other perfectly and when layered with Traci Bautista’s new mixed-media stamps, we were able […]

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We’ve been long overdue for another art journaling project and the arrival of the Creative Journal by Dyan Reaveley and jumbo beeswax crayons by Faber-Castell to The Shoppe was just what we needed to ignite some inspiration. Both products complemented each other perfectly and when layered with Traci Bautista’s new mixed-media stamps, we were able […]

Valentine Delights by Guest Artist Kristen Robinson

Monday, January 21st, 2013

  Pristine white bags just beckon to be altered with a splash of color and baker’s twine. In no time at all Guest Artist Kristen Robinson shows us how to create these tempting treat bags and the sweetest “Love Note” tags with only a handful of products. We think they’re the perfect indulgences to share […]

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  Pristine white bags just beckon to be altered with a splash of color and baker’s twine. In no time at all Guest Artist Kristen Robinson shows us how to create these tempting treat bags and the sweetest “Love Note” tags with only a handful of products. We think they’re the perfect indulgences to share […]

Aim for Pretty Not Perfection: Printers Tray Project

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

“Organization isn’t about perfection; it’s about efficiency, reducing stress and clutter, saving time and money and improving your overall quality of life.” ― Christina Scalise If getting organized is not one of your resolutions for 2013, you’ll certainly be inspired to revise your list by putting this swoon-worthy project on your radar. This simple tray […]

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“Organization isn’t about perfection; it’s about efficiency, reducing stress and clutter, saving time and money and improving your overall quality of life.” ― Christina Scalise If getting organized is not one of your resolutions for 2013, you’ll certainly be inspired to revise your list by putting this swoon-worthy project on your radar. This simple tray […]