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[13 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | 2,726 views]
Make Printed Paper Bags

This is one of those projects that makes me want to slap myself on the forehead and say, “why did I never think of that?!” Did you know that you can use your computer to print images directly onto paper bags? The ladies at Club ChicaCircle posted the idea along with some free, adorable Valentine-y images to put on your bags. This …

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[10 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | 3,863 views]
10 Free Printable Valentine Greetings

Need Valentine cards? You could give store-bought cards, but there are so many cute, clever printable Valentines out there!  Some are made to pair with various small gifts, while others will only cost you a small amount of ink and paper.  I’ve spent a lot of time checking out free printables this season, and I bookmarked some of my favorites to share. Here is a …

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[5 Feb 2013 | 8 Comments | 5,545 views]
Tutorial: DIY Poster Wall Art

I was looking for wall art to hang in my kids’ playroom when I found John W. Golden’s posters.  I’ve been a long time fan of his Etsy shop, and while I loved the idea of his “order of the management” posters, I couldn’t find one that said what I wanted to convey.  I feel like I spend enough of my day reminding my kids …

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[2 Feb 2013 | 10 Comments | 38,574 views]
101 Valentine’s Day Treat Ideas

It is traditional on Valentine’s Day to give your loved ones a token of your affection. This year, give your friends and family something extra-special with this list of 101 different Valentine treat ideas! You will find everything from classroom snacks to special desserts to end a romantic, candle-lit dinner, and everything in between. Whether you are searching for an idea for your neighbors, coworkers, …

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[1 Feb 2013 | 6 Comments | 2,489 views]
Friday Freebie:  Super Geeky Printable Valentine Card

I’ll admit it: I’m a geek. Oh, it’s not a bad thing. I wear it as a badge of pride! One of my proudest geeky achievements was teaching myself how to make webpages when I was in Junior High, back in the days when most people didn’t have Internet access. Yes, I’ve been a geek pretty much my whole life. …

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[29 Jan 2013 | 4 Comments | 5,388 views]
Tutorial:  Scratch-Off Valentines (with free printable)

Scratch off cards are fun.  It doesn’t matter if you’re a kid or a grown up, there’s something about revealing a hidden message that feels like a teeny treasure hunt.  I’ve always enjoyed making scratch paper with my kids, and I shared that tutorial here.  It’s been so popular that I thought I’d adapt the idea for Valentine’s Day.  What kid (or grown up) wouldn’t …

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[25 Jan 2013 | 8 Comments | 3,768 views]
Friday Freebie: Valentine’s Day Measuring Cup Gift Tags Printable

I inherited my father’s sense of humor, which means I often speak in puns or tell other really terrible jokes. It’s silly and probably sometimes even kind of painful, but there is one time of year it comes in handy: Valentine’s Day! When I spied some cute measuring cups I was hit with sudden inspiration to crack just such a joke. …

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[18 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,546 views]
Friday Freebie:  Printable Valentine’s Day Greeting Cards

I have a “thing” for Valentine crafts.  I don’t usually do much that involves girliness and lacy bits, so February 14th is my annual excuse to add a little bit of extra femininity to every project.  In making these cards, I went for a retro-ish look, adding a touch of trim to make them just a wee bit girly.  (But not too much!)  I liked …

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[11 Jan 2013 | One Comment | 2,144 views]
Friday Freebie: Valentine’s Day Printable Doodle Tags

I’m usually way behind when it comes to holiday projects, madly crafting away at the eleventh hour in order to finish in time.  This year, however, I vow to start earlier and avoid those frantic, last-minute craft sessions!  That’s why I’ve already gotten into my Valentine’s Day projects for the year.  If you have the same issues with crafty time management skills, you too can …

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[4 Jan 2013 | One Comment | 1,758 views]
Friday Freebie:  Printable Yarn-Trimmed Scrapbook Journaling Tags

Welcome to the first installment of a new series here on DSC:  Friday Freebies!  Every Friday we will bring you a new, free printable to use in your crafting or home decor.  Today’s printable is for all of you scrapbookers out there!  If you love the look of dimensional elements in your scrapbook but don’t like the way they make the pages lay in the …