New DIY Jewelry, Winner Update & Facebook Page

Stamp of the Month March 2014

Hey Everyone! Excited to check in with you today – and anxious to get back into flow and normal schedule once baby Gradyn is born too!  I actually have an update page started for him I’ll fill you in on at the end… there are other things I have to do first…. LIKE: 1) Brand New DIY Jewelry Video I WAS able to do a QUICK video with all new Base and Bling Close to My Heart goodies the other {Read More}

RTM: How to Use Cricut Fit To Page for ANY Size

Remember These Moments?! Most people think that using Fit to Page function with your Cricut machine is just for using with 12×12 or full size pages….what many don’t think about doing is using the Fit To Page function to make it super easy to work with projects you’re already working on.  Such as getting the perfect size image for the front of a card or a wooden sign, or Christmas Ornament….anything you can imagine really! Original Post below the video! {Read More}

RTM: DIY Glitter Totes

Remember These Moments?! These little bags are such great cute little gifts for goodies at Valentine’s Day which is coming up soon!  Little totes can be picked up at almost any craft store and using the Viva Decor Glitter Gels/Glitter Pens and Pearl Pens (available at craft-e-corner.com) it creates such a simple, yet fun and beautiful results! DIY Your own glittery bag today! Original Post Below Video! http://www.aboverubiesstudio.com/videos-and-projects/cricut/viva-decor-3d-glitter-gel-diy-totegift-bag/1000/

Saturday 7: Sparkle, Shine, Glitter – LOVEEE!

Creative Rhinestone Uses

I sorta couldn’t help it! I just HAD to do a post about shiny things!  Glitter, Sparkle, Rhinestones, SparkleLightz, whatever it maybe I had to do it! Some just plain ol’ pretty and some really clever ideas!  I hope you enjoy! 1. Not only an AWESOME way to bling up a gift a great way to recycle bottles too!   2. I never thought about using rhinestones as a negative for a word! VERY Sparkly! 3. Cover ANY chipboard shape {Read More}

RTM: Personalized Name Plates

Remember These Moments

Remember These Moments?!?! This video is one of my most searched videos on Youtube and thought I’d reshare with you all that are new and my friends that would remember way back when! I used my Cricut, Vinyl, Wooden Sign, Acrylic Paint and Acrylic Sealer! Simple, Fun, Personal! Here is the original post HERE! http://www.aboverubiesstudio.com/videos-and-projects/cricut/personalized-name-signs-with-the-cricut/537/

I LOVE YOU Handmade Card Tutorial

Manly Love Handmade Card

I really get a lot of requests for manly card ideas and color schemes so I wanted to do this before Valentine’s day, but it is a LOVE YOU CARD you can use any time of year for sure! This is literally LAST CHANCE to get the WILD ABOUT LOVE stamp of the month set – not only for $5.00 with qualifying order – BUT EVER!  Seriously – you are going to be seeing me use this set a lot {Read More}

Saturday 7: Shrink Film! Love This Stuff!

Shrink Film Uses and Ideas

I sincerely LOVE shrink film! I feel like it has so many uses, it was a favorite “toy” when I was a kid, and I think I’ve used it in EVERY DVD I’ve ever filmed – so today’s Saturday 7 focuses on that with you! 1. Baby or Wedding Announcements needed for anyone?  Super unique and CUTE! 2. Die-Cut any word, phrase or shape and shrink it up for AWESOME typography or icon charms! 3. You can stamp or print {Read More}

RTM: Resticking Your Die-Cutting Mats

Remember These Moments

Remember These Moments?!       Super popular post from back in the day was how I restick or refurbish my Cricut Cutting Mats.  I also now do this for a LOT of other mats and making my own cutting mats.  You can use the same sprays to make your Slice Plates, Silhouette Cutting Mats and more sticky again and save you lots of time and money! Here’s the video and original post below! http://www.aboverubiesstudio.com/videos-and-projects/cricut/cricut-cutting-mats-save-money-restick-reuse-recycle/518/ Have you used this?? Do {Read More}

Always Wear Your Invisible Crown Scrapbook Layout

Lollydoodle CTMH Workshop on the Go Scrapbook Layout

Hey Scrappy Friends! I hope you are just feeling blessed and enjoying every part of today! I have a layout for you from one of the most talked about favorite new collections from Close To My Heart 2014 Idea book – Lollydoodle! I decided Jena needed a layout of her in her “Repreztel” (Repunzle)  dress – you can hear the story about the dress in the video – but I LOVED the “Always wear your invisible crown” stamp that is {Read More}

Saturday 7: DIY Designer Look-A-Like Tote Bags

DIY Designer Tote Bags

I think this Saturday 7 is super cute and fun! I LOVE tote bags – I love 31 bags – I love Coach purses – I love them all!  However when I was on the Craft-Attitude page the post that Thrift-Dee did REALLY inspired me to do a Saturday 7 based on totes alone! Check these out!   1. My FAVORITE the DIY Berkin with Craft-Attitude! 2.  This is just awesome – I don’t know if I have the talent {Read More}