Quick and Easy Mini Mason Jar Fall Decor

I wanted a little something extra on the dining room table this Fall without taking up too much room. Thankfully, I had two little 1/2 pint mason jars in the closet that were just begging to be put to good decor use! Click on through to see how I made these extremely easy little dudes.

Starburst Card Tutorial

Okay, so I've seen a load of cards on Pinterest that use this super fun Starburst pattern and try as I may, I could not figure out how to do it on my own. It seems like it should be obvious, but maybe it's baby brain or maybe I just can't think abstractly - actually it's probably both of those things - but I had to research how to make these cards!

So I did. And I made a million of them. Let me show you the way, the truth, and the light of Starburst cards!

Cricut Gold Edition Giveaway!


Cricut is coming out with a brand new, GORGEOUS, Cricut Explore Air - and it's gold! Just look at that beauty, would you?!


The best news? You can enter, thanks to yours truly, for a chance to WIN ONE.
That's right. This is not a drill. 

To enter:
Head over to the official Facebook Event and RSVP by clicking THIS LINK
Comment saying RSVP with Lisa Schensted RIGHT HERE
Um, that's it. Seriously!
I'm your VIP ticket to enter to win one of these gorgeous machines! 
(You are so welcome)

Can't get enough of this beautiful new machine? 
Watch this video to learn more about the release party!

You have until October 7th to enter - so get going!
And tell your friends Lisa Schensted sent you!

Faux Leather!

Some new and exciting materials to hit the crafting scene lately are faux leather! I love the texture and depth faux leather gives a project - and while I haven't made anything myself (yet!) - I collected 8 projects to share with you AND threw in a very exciting giveaway! Take a peek...

Quick and Easy Washi Paper + Vinyl Cards

Another night, another bite by the crafting bug and NO idea what to make! I decided to try a new format for card making and it ended up being a pretty solid success! Well, I mean if I can make 6 cards in about an hour, I consider that a pretty solid success, anyway. 

Here's how I made these quick and easy Washi Paper + Vinyl Cards using my Cricut Explore!

Cricut Design Space Patterns: Part IV Applying Pattern to Text

We've arrived at the final part of the 4 part series for the update to Cricut Design Space with using Patterns! 

Previously, I've shared how to Find & Upload Patterns, Editing Patterns, and Slicing Patterns. Now we're ready to figure out how to Apply Patterns to Text! 

Cricut Design Space Patterns: Part II Editing Patterns

Hey guys! Yesterday I shared with you the news that Cricut Design Space 2.0 has an awesome new feature - PATTERNS! 

In the 2nd part of my 4 part series, I'll be showing you how to edit a pattern in Design Space. Allonsy!

Cricut Design Space: Patterns!

Today I'm excited to show you a brand new release to Cricut Design Space that involves something super new and super exciting: PATTERNS!

I'll be doing a 4 part series to show you how to make the most of this new feature. Let's get started with learning how to find and upload patterns!