Make Cake stands for your Easter goodies display!

I have to say this…I’m very proud of my photography abilities lately! Most of you know I love doing everything myself…like everything..and photography has been a challenge but hey…getting better! On to our fun weekly craft project, and this week we could not resist making something Eastery for you! We made cake stands and they…

How to pretty up your envelopes

Want to make your envelopes a bit fancy? Well I’ve found a really affordable way to do just that. There is one catch…you’ll have to be ceative and flexible with your colors and prints ūüôā I visited the dollar store and to my delight found myself in the home utensils isle when some rolls caught…

Valentine’s Day DIY Card

If you are like me and like to do things yourself these are some card designs you can do in a few minutes…

My Happy Jar

Originally posted on D&E Papel:
I first ¬†saw this idea of a jar of happy moments on Elizabeth Gilbert‘s¬†Facebook page, I love it so much., I’m putting it to practice! this will be my first year doing it. It’s simple, just grab a jar ( or any form of container to your preference)…

Paper is Part of the Picture…

Paper is to me what fabric is to a clothing designer. Paper is part of the picture, literally! I say this with intention and truth! A picture says a thousand words and this one might as well tell a few more‚Ķit is illustrated art, vision and scenery. ¬†Paper is part of the picture campaign was…

Día de los Muertos Greetings

Colorful skulls from Dia de Los Muertos are so vibrant and pretty why not add some greetings and pass them around on cards?! These are A2 fold over cards made on #120 cardstock weight and are hand stamped and colored. I’ve been a busy girl these days creating a greeting card line that can identify…

Purple Shades are all the rage!

Stunning Purple Magnolia elegantly packaged in a white box while rhinestones make a sparkly presense, all for a fabulous Quincea√Īera to be!¬†Make it a statement invitation; Do I need to say more? I hand dyed a total of 600 petals to make this beautiful flower, my workshop looked like a science or a chemist lab…

Water Flowers and Foil Roses for a BELLA Invitation

Nothing says charming and beauty all in one like this invitation I¬†designed and crafted for BELLA New York Magazine, I’m honored to have the magazine come back to us for a second year in a row to make this exclusively for their yearly Hamptons White Party! Staying with the color palette chosen by Editor-in-Chief Courtenay…

Spring is in the Air!…for a while now…

With butterfly hugs and a flowery spin! Invitations that make lasting impressions are a mission of mine. This is a folded window card with butterfly die cuts flying and screaming join us for a¬†darling pretty¬†spring birthday party! This client knows my work and¬†gave me freedom to create…her only request? “It’s a Spring party with paper…

How I Integrate My 360 Lifestyle

I once used to struggle with the concept of a balanced life style, and I say struggle because I really could never find a right level of equal time for each aspect of my life. This went on for many years, but then I realized that it could not be balanced, what I had to…

Easter Recycled Cards

I wanted to make something different but related as well…so I made handmade paper and made some pretty embellishments for Easter cards! We made colorful paper out of used and old tissue paper and gift wrap. We literally shredded to small bits and pieces and blended each color separate. I had a handmade paper kit…