Scrapcessories Awesome Storage Solution for Every Scrapbooker

I am so very excited, because I have been talking with Daphne over at and her and her husband are going to be another sponsor for our CHA booth which means another AWESOME giveaway to come at Above Rubies Studio January 22nd and 23rd!!!  I purchased one of the Cartridge Caddies that Scrapcessories make especially for carrying your Cricut Cartridges and I am getting the Bottle Caddy very soon – I LOVE these boxes and when I talked to {Read More}

Couture Cardstock Paper for CHA!

We are so excited to share that Couture Cardstock is going to be sponsoring the paper for our CHA booth January 22nd and 23rd! This also means we are going to have some of their FANTASTIC Paper as giveaways on the site January 22nd and 23rd Go ahead and check out their site and I will be posting MUCH more on their fantastically gorgeous paper cardstock!!! Love it!!!!

10 Hot Trends for Scrapbooking and Cards in 2010 (Free Download!)

Hi Everyone! Hope you all are enjoying this fantastic New Year of 2010!  I have been doing some hard core research into the latest, hottest fashions and trends for this year, and I have some predictions to share with you. In this free report, I’ll break down 10 of the latest and greatest you will see in scrapbooking papers, embellishments and color combos. Even though these are styles that are “the in thing”, some may or may not be “your {Read More}

Winner of the Surprise Prize

WOW!!!!  625 comments!!!!  Woohooo!!!!  That’s the most Above Rubies Studio has EVER had – so welcome all the new followers and friends!  I hope to see you back for lots more from Above Rubies Studio including more giveaways January 22nd and 23rd The surprise winner is….. She was picked through number 196 of 625 That is Martha FDZ – she said  “I would love to win something, anything will do. You have such an awesome website and your videos {Read More}

Surprise Giveaway :)

I just got something really cool in the mail today and I decided that I am going to give one away I’m not going to tell you what it is…. But if you want to win it – just leave me a comment right below this post I’ll pick the winner on Monday January 11, 2010 using hehehee don’t you love when I do that!!!???!!!

Soda Pop Top as Scrapbook/Card Embellishment

Enjoy this video as I take some things around the house that you would through away and turn it into fabulous and can be unique Scrapbook or Card Embellishments. In this video we used some Marble Alcohol Inks from Viva Decor (I’ll provide you with more info on that later, so don’t email me about where to get it because I can’t tell you yet….or rather email me if you are interested in being contacted with where you can get {Read More}

New Video Post Coming

I’m sorry all, I promised a new video today, and it is coming.  I just had a few difficulties with editing and uploading this afternoon so it’s not all the way done yet. We’ve been so busy around here, we moved the Studio outside of my house which has been an on going thing,  and we are working on getting that ready for guests to come visit and play with us. We have been working on the membership that is {Read More}

Make The Cut Cricut Software – Just Playing Around

Ok, so tonight I was really playing more with the Make The Cut software for the Cricut.  It is a lot of fun.  I am no expert on it YET (!) but I am working on it!  I hope to do a short series on it very soon, because I think this is awesome!   I am all about new things for my Cricut and trying it out so… If you want to check it out for yourself you can get {Read More}

Winter Happy Day Scrapbook Layout

I had said that I wasn’t going to do a video before the new year – but I just couldn’t resist!    I missed my scrap room too much! I made this really sweet little page right in front of your eyes using: Collage Press – Joyride Collection Soda Bottle Caps Zip Dry Paper Glue and the ATG Ribbon Prima Flowers layered with a bronze brad Thickers from American Crafts (these are a really cool textured like vinyl, just awesome!) {Read More}

Cricut A to Z is SOLD OUT… again!!

I can’t thank everyone enough for the awesome response (and overwhelming!) to Cricut A to Z. If you haven’t purchased a copy of your own yet, don’t worry, we’re working ourselves to the bone to make sure we get them back in stock and start shipping out FAST. Just for your convienence, we’ve added a form where you can enter your name and email address so that you will be notified when we’re ready to start shipping again! Click here {Read More}