Fairy Birdhouse

Recently I did some landscaping, and not the kind that involves soil and water! My landscaping project involved creating bushes and windows for a crafted fairy birdhouse. This project was featured in the May 22, 2013 issue of Crafts ‘n Things Weekly online magazine.

The birdhouse roof was “shingled” using the heart stamp from Holiday Monkey….  |  read more »

Monkeys for ANY Occasion

For my blog post this month I would like to introduce you to Mr. Sock Monkey… the myStamp Box Holiday Monkey stamp set of the cutest sock monkey EVER, and he comes with accessories for every occasion!   I LOVED him at first sight and since I just couldn’t stop stamping him I went a little…  |  read more »

Wish Tag

I love having simple cards or tags on hand for birthdays – here I made a fun boyish tag to tie to a gift bag. I mixed several stamp sets to create this tag – Holiday Monkey, Backgrounds, Repeat After Me, and Oval Office -small box.

Thanks for stoppin’ by!
~Carolyn

Tag … You’re it!

Tags are really popular and super fun!  They also let you get down and dirty with your inks and distressing tools for a great addition to a gift bag or even on a card front!
This first tag features myStamp Box Backgrounds Stamp Set, Warm Tweets Stamp Set, Holiday Monkey Stamp Set (presents) and the BRAND…  |  read more »

Happy Birthday – Masculine Style!

Happy June everyone! Today I’m going to showcase a variety of fun and whimsical masculine birthday cards with you.
Let’s start with the younger crowd. Whenever of I think of little boys, I think fun characters so I created a whimsical birthday card using our adorable “Holiday Monkey” stamp set.
Sock Monkey Birthday

I kept this card…  |  read more »

Christy’s Post

Hello all, this is my first post here and I wanted to share this cute little mini album I made with Clearsnap inks and of course a whole slew of MSB stamps.
I started by putting Gesso on the Chipboard album in such a way as not to cover the edges too perfectly.
Then I got to…  |  read more »

Tape Challenge

Here’s something I learned a couple of weeks ago, while working on an article about old(er) stash: Don’t save your precious stash for that ’special project’. Because you know what? You will put it in a safe place, pet it every now and then and eventually… forget all about it. Or, even worse: it will…  |  read more »

A Charm-ing Tutorial!

Hello, all!  Sue Sykes here today and I’m going to share a tutorial that will be fun for kids, young and old (or not-so-old, in our cases, right?)
When I opened my package from Bettina, containing the new CHA stamp set, Holiday Monkey, I was so excited to see the large Sock Monkey stamp!!  I knew…  |  read more »

New from CHA: Warm Tweets and Holiday Monkey

Hello, my Stamp BOX fans! Today begins the Winter 2012 CHA trade show packed with new products and inspiration from all across the crafting industry. Come see us at booth #848 if you are in Anaheim, we’ll be thrilled to chat and introduce you to our new products personally!
During the show we’ll be sharing our…  |  read more »