FREE….D size stamp set of your choice…..

Free Stamp Set

With an ANY order of $50 or more!  Our current Idea Book is just about to retire and a lot of the items in it will be retired as well.  So, take advantage of this and get the stuff you want now….before it’s GONE!  Go to my website:  to make and order and then email me:, and let me know what stamp set you would like!


A little fun in the scrap room!

Haven’t been in the scrap room in a little while and it was very relaxing to create something! I’m pretty exited to get some new stuff to play with…our new catalog is going live on August 1st!

These pictures are during the creative process!


And another one….


The stamp sets used for this layout….


And….the finished layout!


New CTMH books coming….

My new books from Close To My Heart books are on the Fed Ex truck as we speak! They will be on my doorstep Tuesday July 1!!!  They are new and improved!! 196 pages! Instead of being called the Idea Book…They have been renamed to our Annual Inspiration!


Fabulous Friday!!!

I have recently became the new owner of a Zutter Bind It All machine.  Can you say….LOVE IT???  Well, I sure do.  I have used my scrap pieces of paper and made little mini albums.  Next I am going to make a flip book.  It is my new love!


Carefree Crafting Contest from Close To My Heart!!!

During the month of June you can win a Workshop on the Go™ scrapbooking kit from Close To My Heart!

There are three different ways to enter:

Visit Jeanette Lynton’s Blog Post Carefree Crafting Contest.

Or visit the Close To My Heart Facebook Page.

Or visit the Close To My Heart YouTube Channel Carefree Crafting Contest post. Learn more details by watching the video.

Do not forget to comment before June 30, 2014!!  Good luck!!

If you don’t want to wait to win the contest,

click on the button below to start shopping!


Celebrate 30!!


To celebrate our Founder & CEO Jeanette Lynton’s 30-year anniversary in the stamping and scrapbooking industry, when you place an qualifying order during the month of June, you can add your choice of one of 6 great gift collections to your order for just $30! Each collection has an original retail value of at least $50 USD / CAD or $75 AUD / NZD—some even as high as $65 USD / CAD or $85 AUD / $105 NZD. Plus, each collection is perfectly tailored to fit a variety of interests and styles. They feature everything from gift bags to ribbons to washi tape to alphabet stickers—and much more! So make sure to take advantage of these savings and snag your own collection for just $30. It may be Jeanette’s anniversary—but you get the gift!

Here is a look at each of the kits:




Go to my website to order now!

Last day for May Stamp of the Month and Free To Be Me Paper Pack!!


Today is the last day you can order the May Stamp of the Month and the Free To Be Me Paper Pack!  I made this card with both!  I really love the sunburst, now that I know how to do it!  Go to my website: and order today!!

Only 4 more days to get the CTMH Free To Be Me paper pack!

Time is running out to get the National Scrapbooking Month special paper pack.  It is a limited edition available only in the month of May!  And, as unbelievable as it sounds, is only 4 more days!  This is an awesome paper pack and it can be yours for only $5!!  Click on the picture below to learn more and to purchase this great pack!!


Free To Be Me Thank You Card!

Been working in the scraproom this weekend.  This is just a little thank you card I made with some scraps!



Supplies used:

CTMH Artbooking Cricut cartridge

CTMH Free to be Me paper packet…only 6 days left to get this paper packet…it is the special for May!

CTMH April Stamp of the Month.

Dream Pop Paper

I have had this paper pack for a year now and just now started playing with it! I love how this layout turned out!  The pooches are Lacy’s dogs, Mable and Precious!