Friday, August 31, 2012

September Stamp of the Month Blog Hop: Fall Favorites

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop!  We will be featuring September's SOTM, which is Fall Favorites, a set of 11 stamps.  If you have come here from Krista's Blog, Simply Creating Together, you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around.  If you get lost along the way, you’ll find the complete list of participating consultants here.


This month we have 61 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using this month's SOTM and other great CTMH products on their blogs. This is simple to do - just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go!

The card that I made for the hop with pattern 20 in the Make It from Your Heart How To Book.

inside of the card

And a card and layout that I made with Fall Favorites for a swap that I am in:
created with the Just Right pattern in the Wishes How To Book
Created with Pattern 4 in Make It From Your Heart

Close up of clear embossed and sponged squares:
Products used:
Flirty Paper Pack           Outdoor Denim CS           Colonial White CS              Saddle CS



Fall Favorites SOTM                       Burlap Ribbon          Honey                       Clear Detail
                                                                                           Marker Set                Embossing Powder
Autumn Terracotta           Ponderosa Pine                  Outdoor Denim        Autumn Terracotta
Marker Set                        Marker Set                         Marker Set               Ink Pad

Goldrush Ink Pad              Art Philosophy                Durables Square         Baker's Twine
                                                                                   Studs                          Harvest Assortment

Basics Pigment Ink    3D Foam Tape             6x6 Kraft                   Make It from Your Heart   
                                                                        Die Cut Cards           How To Book
It's Your Day Stamp set (available through Sept. 30, only $5 with a $35 purchase)
Now "Hop" on over to Annette's blog, Annette's Creative Journey  to see her fabulous work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their Blogs to get some great crafting ideas and other fun ideas! Remember, that September's SOTM is only available until September 30!  Contact your CTMH Consultant (or click here) to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount or even free!


  1. Don't you just LOVE the Make It From Your Heart booklet? I sure do, and your projects turned out great.

    1. Thanks Annette! I absolutely love the Make It From Your Heart booklet! It's my current go to book for ideas.

  2. MIFYH is just what we needed! Love your projects - Thanks for sharing!

    1. You are right Wendy-it's exactly what we needed! Thanks!

  3. Your projects are wonderful! Beautiful coloring and cool resist technique!

    1. Thanks Haley! I loved that resist technique on cards and decided to incorporate it here. And I love coloring with our new markers, so much easier!

  4. Very the emboss resist on your layout!

    1. Thanks Judy! I love that emboss resist technique!

  5. Love them all, especially the close up of the embossing. Thanks for taking time to show all the products and techniques you used, it's so helpful!

  6. Thanks Michelle! I do that because I know it helps me when looking at other people's work.