GoModestly SPECIAL Announcement FREE Mod Bracelets!

3 free mod bracelets

Tomorrow is my BIRTHDAY And I HAVE A Very special announcement and FREE GIFT for YOU!  YAYYYY!  Happy Birthday!!!!!!!!! EEEKK!  I am SOOOO EXCITED! I was approved as a Special Affiliate for GoModestly and their amazing MODWRAP Bracelets!!! I did a post a few weeks ago about the 3 Free ModWrap Bracelets that I picked up through a special coupon code on Pinterest and GoModestly.com has given AboveRubiesStudio their own SPECIAL Coupon Code that YOU can use to pick up {Read More}

Easy Metal Stamped Jewelry: Bracelets!

personalized jewelry metal stamped bangle

Hey my metal stamping, jewelry loving, personalized fanatic Friends! Today’s video is for you! ImpressArt just sent me their ALL NEW Bangle Making Kit!  It comes with metal blanks (for the jewelry) and the bangle bender to make amazing custom stamped jewelry say whatever you want it to say!  The other amazing fun and cool thing are their all new Pattern metal stamps that you can line up with their straight tape or have fun and whacky designs like I {Read More}

Coffee Date Friends Scrapbook Tutorial

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Happy Tutorial Day! I can’t believe we are well into MAY ALREADY can you!??!  WOW!!!! I’m so very excited about May!  I’m going to be 31 this month! WHAT?!?!? Crazinesssss!!!! I’m soooo excited I got a Coffee Cup and Donut stamp set in my collection FINALLY!  I’ve “needed” this for a long time!!! 😉  I love coffee dates with friends and I’m excited to make a starbucks gift card holder with this set too – but we will get to {Read More}

Easy Rainbow Stamped Cards Say Hello, I Love You, Thinking of You

Easy Rainbow stamped card

Happy Tuesday! I saw this video by CTMH on Facebook (link below) and it was the inspiration to do a rainbow card with the dizzy circles set because it’s just soooo fun!  Its not the “same” as what CTMH did – but you’ll get the idea! 😉   I really just wanted to make the kids a few quick and easy notecards for their extra “hard” week at school and hopefully make them smile at lunch time! Seriously on last call with the Deals {Read More}

Watercolored Scrapbook Layout

stamped washi tape tutorial

I decided to use my new Close To My Heart Water color pen on a scrapbook layout with the all new Blossom Cardmaking Workshop on the Go Kit  I like picking up a few of these kits and using them for both cards and layouts and enjoying the benefits of the great value…and while there is great value – All month you can grab the new Deal of the Day grab bag starting at 3:00pm mountain time while supplies last {Read More}

Shopping and Crafting with Teen Brother!

Easy Custom Tshirts in seconds

While this isn’t a traditional “in studio” Tuesday Tutorial.  I thought it was pretty fun to take my teenaged brother to a craft store and then make a REALLY Easy Custom DIY Tshirt with him for his Air-Soft Team that he plays on.  Now, while I personally am not a fan of the team abbreviation – they are the Tactical Urban Recon Division ….. yes he’s 15, and therefore he wears a shirt that says – T.U.R.D.  – *sigh* But {Read More}

The Heart, The Mission, The Plan!

ARS Plan

  First of all, I need to THANK YOU for all the love and support to AboveRubiesStudio since 2009! Thursday night with Tanner and Courtney was kinda huge for me!  I left a few “cats out of the bag” and really laid out how important decision making is in the success of blogs and business.  The crazy part of realizing this, is that I hadn’t made a complete decision on my business/hobby/family definitions to some degree myself.  My heart has {Read More}

A Little Story of Inspiration & Thanks!!!

GoModestly Bracelets

Many of you who have followed AboveRubiesStudio.com for a long time – know me pretty well and how I operate and believe in asking in faith and believing even when you don’t know the how – just know your why with faith and somehow you’re blessed with the desires of your heart.  Now I don’t mean this as strange magic….I don’t mean this as wishful thinking – And actually I’m going to stop myself before I go too deep into {Read More}

Where DO You Want To Be?

Hopscotch Scrapbook 12x12 LayoutsEasy

All of everything coming up in April – I’m just jazzed up, pumped up, excited!!!  And I HAD to take this ONE LAST opportunity to share the Hopscotch Workshop on the Go in a scrapbook layout before it’s gone for good because this stamp has found a place in 8 different projects in my craft room and it’s about to be gone. for. good! NOoooo! Anyway – last chance to Grab Seasonal Inspirations HERE and enter to WIN the customer {Read More}

Easy 10 Minute 12×12 Scrapbook Layout

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Happy Tuesday Tutorial Day Friends! I was excited to create a few 10 minute scrapbook layout pages today!  So I wanted to record and share this one with you and you can start cranking out amazing pages and have fun with brights colors, elements and easy balance!!! Last Chance to grab Hopscotch and Other Seasonal Expression Items!  GET THEM NOW!