Friday, September 22, 2017

Halloween Door With Lisa Blastick

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Hello crafters! Welcome back to another fun card using some new and old Cheery Lynn Designs Dies. The adorable "felines" are purrrrfect for Halloween! I wanted to use the screen door and then make an awning over the top. The awning was made by cutting 1/2 strips and curving the edges. 

The cute ghost from "happy haunts" is a green  The sentiment from "Happy Halloween twiggy wreath" its the perfect size for the screen door. 

The spider web (nest) also has an adorable spider too. I added some glittery ribbon and two sequins for the doorknob. The background on the bottom I embossed it with "old brick"

The bats are from "bat family". I used the 2nd and 3rd smallest bat and just dotted the eyes with a signo white pen. Then I bent them a bit and added glue to the center of the bats so they appeared to be flying off the awning.

Thanks for stopping by today! 
Have a great day!
Hugs Lisa                                                              

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Cheery Lynn Giving Thanks Blog Hop Winner

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This is the second post of the day. Be sure to scroll down to see the beautiful project that Maggi has shared with us today.

Thank you so much for hopping along with us this month on the Cheery Lynn Designs Blog Hop. We had so much fun and we hope you did too!! 

I hope you had a chance to take advantage of the wonderful store wide SALE this week.  
If not, you still have today to get those order in!
(Sale ends Friday, September 22nd)

I hope you loved all the projects showcased by the design team.  

Now, on to our winner who will receive a $20 gift certificate to Cheery Lynn Designs.

 Our randomly selected winner is:
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Here is your random number:
Super Stick Chick

Congratulations Super Stick Chick. Please contact Bonnie by clicking here for your $20 shopping spree to Cheery Lynn Designs.  

Now if you didn't win, don't worry!! We will be 'hopping' each month so you'll have another chance to win soon! We hope you stop by and visit our blog often.

All You Need is Love and a Dog!

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Maggi here today with my favorite subject, dogs! For me it's true, all you REALLY need is love and a dog.  In my case 2 dogs!  This is the cover for a mini album and I know the recipient is going to love it!  I used lots of Cheery Lynn Designs dies to give my cover a great look.  At the top and bottom I used the Lady Kate Edger die to give the entire page a framed look.   

I used two different dies, Fiona's Magic Window and A2 Scalloped Frames, to make layers behind the title so that it would really stand out.  Of course I needed some flowers to dress it up so I used the 
Black Eyed Susan and Floral Bouquet Kit to make my pretty red blooms.  I especially love the center of the larger flower that is part of the Black Eyed Susan die set.  it can be used with so many different flower dies too!

Isn't this little dog house the best?  It's part of the Pet Pack 11 Piece Die Set .  It has so much detail!

Other Supplies:
Graphic 45 Raining Dogs & Cats paper collection

Thanks for stopping by today, I appreciate it!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Christmas Window Card with Cheryl Walker

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Hello Crafty friends and Happy Wednesday to you all!
Today's card was designed for Cheery Lynn Designs using the New Sparkle Christmas Tree 6 piece set, Poinsettia Strip, and Window die.

On my card I started with the beautiful window die, and cut it out in white.  Then I distressed it with Distress Ink Vintage Photo. Next I cut the tree out in the coordinating design paper, and then used some spritz spray, but used the dabber tool to apply it to the edges instead of spraying it all over. I cut the little presents out in graphic45 coordinating design paper to go along with the theme on my card. The Poinsettia flowers were cut using a red design paper from the same stack, and then distressed with red ink, and I used the Glass Flower Technique that can be found on my blog under tutorials. I love Christmas time, and love decorating my house, so I'm looking forward to this :)

Cheery Lynn Dies Used:
Sparkle Christmas Tree 6 piece set
Window B die FRM142
Poinsettia Strip
Big Sister Machine
Best Glue Ever for flowers

Other Supplies used:
Really Reasonable Ribbon Satin Ribbon
Really Reasonable Ribbon embellishments
Glue Pad
Clear Embossing Powder
Red ink, green ink, green spritz, gold Gelato
Graphic45 Christmas Past paper stack

I hope you enjoyed my post for today, and thank you so much for stopping by! Have a wonderful day!

Hugs to all,

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Holiday Window Card Set with Laurie Schmidt

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Hi everyone, Laurie here from Stamping Up North!
I've really been into making cards with Cheery Lynn's door, fireplace and window lately. Such awesome dies and PERFECT for making cute holiday cards.

The ones I'm sharing today are the window cards,the first one is for Halloween. I cut out the window in black and added a spooky spider web behind it. On the window sill I set a ghost, pumpkin, and cat. The bats flying around are from the Happy Halloween dies. I cut out 2 green moons for the shutters with the Cat and Moon set too.

Jack O Lantern B594

The second card is a Thanksgiving window card.

 I used the Mandy Doily to make a bit of a curtain, and added an enamel dot at the top. I thought Cinderella's Pumpkins looked cute sitting on the ledge, along with a few leaves from the new Acorns and Leaves die set.

I used a couple of dies from the new fall and winter release to make a Christmas window card...the Penguin Pals and the Classic Christmas Tree. 
 I can't even tell you how many cards I have made with that penguin set...they are adorable. The window is actually a shaker set, but here I backed it with a curtain I made from the center of the Mexican Tile pattern die. I added a Christmas Light Swag and stamped a sentiment in black.

As you can see, I have had lots of fun with the window die. I'll be sharing my fireplace and door cards soon.....

Thanks for stopping by!

Monday, September 18, 2017

Warmest Winter Wishes Card

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Happy Monday my paper peeps.  Cherry here with a new blog post for the  Cheery Lynn Designs.
I used the new "Fun with Sweaters Kit" 8 piece die set. So fun and cute!
 I also used the Eyelet border die at the bottom.
 This die set is so cute to layer and add little details too.  The little dies will be cute to use on other projects as well with other dies.

Thanks for visiting the Cheery Lynn blog, Cherry

Cheery Lynn Dies

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Let it Snow by Jenny Alia

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Hello!  I'm back with a card using some Cheery Lynn dies from the latest release.  I just love this new Aspen Forest background die and I think it would be perfect for making quick but detailed Christmas cards.  

 As soon as I saw the new background I wanted to pair it with these deer.  I have a number of deer dies but the Fancy Deer Set is so fun with the whimsical pattern and antlers.  I used the same brown paper for the antlers, background layer and the back of the deer.  The bigger deer is popped up with foam tape for dimension.  Last I double layered the Let It Snow and then added glitter glue for sparkle.  

Cheery Lynn Dies

Thanks for stopping by the blog today.  Make sure to pick up some Cheery Lynn Designs goodies while the sale is still going on and check out the blog hop and comment on the Cheery Lynn Blog for a chance to win $20 of dies.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Boo! Spooky Halloween Card with Bonnie Garby

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If you missed out 'Giving Thanks' Blog Hop yesterday, be sure to click HERE and hop along for a chance to win.  Don't forget, Cheery Lynn Designs is having a 15% off store wide SALE thru 9/22/17.

Hi there.  Bonnie with you today from Make Time to Craft and I'm sharing a really fun and spooky Halloween card created with the incredible Ultimate Halloween 5 piece die set from Cheery Lynn Designs.  This set has so many pieces that you will never tire of it.
My orange background, pumpkin die cuts and the dark night sky background were all made using Distress Ink papers that I created.
The die cuts are very straightforward.  I simply cut them in the colors shown using cardstock with Stick It adhesive on the back.  For the pumpkins and tree, I added the colors that you see for the eyes, nose and mouth.  I added the cat in black on the tree as well.
I added some grass using the Grass Border 2 die and placed the tree in front of it and I tucked the pumpkins behind it to create some depth.
The details on the dies add so much character to the pieces.

My card is topped off with a shabby bow created on my Bow-it-All V3.0 using Black Bold Plaid Check Ribbon from the September Halloween themed Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.  You can also see two more ribbons from this assortment running across the center of the card under the main panel.  I topped the bow off with a wiggle eye.
Thanks so much for stopping by today.  What is your favorite Halloween die set?

Friday, September 15, 2017

Cheery Lynn Designs 'Giving Thanks' Blog Hop

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Hello everyone and welcome to the Giving Thanks Blog Hop at Cheery Lynn Designs!

This month we are thankful for YOU - our customers.

Now through Friday, September 22nd you will get 15% off our entire selection of dies and supplies.

This is the PERFECT time to stock up for the upcoming holidays.

Now let's get hopping and see what our fabulous design team has created for us.

Here is our blog hop list.  If you get lost along the way, hop on back here and we'll get you back on track.  If you are hopping after the first day, you can visit each Blog Hop post directly using the links below.

Cheery Lynn Designs Blog

Now be sure to leave some love on all the stops along the way.  Your comments are most appreciated!

Post Your Comments for a Chance to Win!

When you arrive back here at the end of the hop, please be sure to answer one or more of our questions below in a comment on this POST FOR A CHANCE TO WIN a $20 GIFT CERTIFICATE to Cheery Lynn Designs.


1. What do you tend to purchase more of?  Doilies, frames, flowers/foliage, or do you prefer the unique specialty dies?

2. What are you working on right now?

3.  What kind of die cutting machine do you use?

Our winner will be selected on Thursday, September 21st.  Be sure to stop back on Thursday evening to see if you are our lucky winner.

Thanks so much for Hopping with us today.  Now head on over to Cheery Lynn Designs and start your shopping!!  Enjoy!

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Coffee Gift Card by Julie Lavalette

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Hi everyone, it's JULIE here today and I am sharing some more inspiration with our latest Fall and Winter Dies, I'm just loving this new collection. When I saw the coffee cup Die I thought this would be great to add onto a gift card, so let me show you how I made this.

My card measures approximately 4.75" x 6.25". I started by adding my Stacker layers on to the base along with a accent of glitter glue. Using the Gift Envelope Die I cut it out in patterned paper and placed a stamped sentiment and diecut snowflake onto it.

My coffee cup I added a diecut corrugated strip to the centre and my sweet Gingerbread man which comes in the Gift Envelope Set. This was layered onto my Snowflake Border.

On the inside I added a coordinating Snowflake Border, gluing in place leaving a space free to insert a gift card.

Thanks so much for stopping by today and I hope you feel inspired to make some cards like this for Gifts.

Crafty Hugs, 

Julie x

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Beach Life 8x8 Layout by Amy Voorthuis

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Good morning lovely fans.
Do you also love summer as much as I do?
 I just can not say goodbye to it I will not and you will see that on my 8x8 layout that I show you today. For this layout I used a picture of our son back in 2010 when we where in Spain for our vacation I just can't get enough of these lovely pictures of him. I used the amazing "Sand & Sea" collection by 49 and Market for this layout.

The Beach Life: 
First I cut out all the dies that I wanted to use as I normally do when I create a project for Cheery Lynn Designs. Then I place them on my background sheet and pick out what I like best....after that I work on my background with stamps, sprays and paste. I distressed all the edges you see on my work also the mat behind my picture and the outer borders of my layout.

The flowers are treated with Lindy´s Magicals and white spray and I added a pearl in the centers. For the background I used a bubble stencil with paste.  Once it dried I added star dust Stickles on the bubbles to let it shine a bit.

I just love how the dies compliment the paper and the colors go so well together. I am very happy this layout tuned out the way it did. Don't you just love these flowers??? Awesome Bohemian collection -one of my favorites of Cheery Lynn Designs.

Cheery Lynn Designs dies used:
B862 - Mehndi Botanicals 1
B864 - Mehndi Botanicals 3
B865 - Mehndi Botanicals 4
B296 - Tiny Bubbles Border
B305 - Gauze Border
B647 - Lifes a Beach Sign
B279 - Sand Dollar & Starfish
CABD-47 - Sea {set of 5}
B385 - Ships Helm

Thank you so much for visiting the blog today!
I hope you enjoyed my post and I have inspired you to use your Cheery Lynn Designs dies. You could also visit my blog at Amy's Pretty Papers for more inspiration.
Have a wonderful and sunny day!

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Merry Christmoose by Debbie Brownmiller

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A warm hello to you. It's Debbie from Debbie's Time Out hosting the blog today.
Today I an featuring the Merry Christmoose set from the new release.
I started with a woodgrain background and matted in in black and red. I used a lighter woodgrain in the center so the moose would show up better. I place the Holly Corner  at the top corner.
Here I have cut several layers of the wreath from the Joy to the World Wreath   and layered them one on top of the other to create a full wreath. I layered some of the holly leaves from the Holly Leaves  die. I cut the Tiny Bubbles Border in red and used some of the negative circles for the berries. The Merry Christmoose sentiment was cut from plaid paper to match the moose's scarf and then I coated it with glossy accents.
Now for the moose from the Merry Christmoose set. Isn't he just too cute. He looks like such a happy moose and makes me smile when I look at him. I cut his body parts from a paper that looks like animal hair. I used woodgrain paper to cut his antlers from. His scarf was cut from the same plaid as the sentiment. Depending what papers you cut this moose from you would get a lot of different looks.

Thanks for dropping by the blog today. Please take a minute and leave a comment or tell me what you think of this new die set. I think it would be great for Christmas cards, mens birthday cards, little boy cards or maybe even a baby card done in the right colors.
Have a wonderful crafty day my friends.

Dies Used

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