Top 12 Cricut Crafting Video Day #2

Hey Guys! Its Day #2!  So a video from February 2010 has been selected for our Top 12 Countdown! Cricut Crafting Video #11 is: Love You 2 Pieces Layout Make sure you check back over the next few days!  There will be RANDOM winners selected from Comments on these posts! YAY!

Top 12 Cricut Crafting Videos of 2010 by Above Rubies Studio

WOW 2011 is ALMOST HERE!!!!  I can’t believe how fast 2010 has FLOWN by and life has changed!  I LOVE IT!  I’m THRILLED!  I’m EXCITED for 2011 like NO ONE KNOWS!  YAY!!!! :)  Its going to be filled with fun goals, great times with family and lots of other things that you all will get to be a part of too! Now – For today – over the next 12 days I’m going to be posting a video a day {Read More}

Merry Christmas!!!

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Merry Christmas to All! Lots of Love from the Gravener Family!  We are ALL so thankful for each one of you!  We wish you all TONS of LOVE and Blessings this day and all through the brand new 2011 Year!!! CHRISTMAS HUGS TO EVERYONE!!!!!!

Have You Seen These NEW Cricut Cartridges?

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I am pretty certain these cartridges haven’t been released yet!  But when I was looking up something for a Cricut Sale at Joann’s – These three cartridges popped up! I thought I was pretty in the Cricut Know with Cartridges being released on Hello Thursdays and such – but I’ve never seen these before! Tell me what you think!  I’m kinda liking the Formal Occasions Cricut Cartridge!  But the Embellished Floral is BEAUTIFUL! I love Cricut Cartridges!  They are simply {Read More}

Holiday Hugs Christmas Card with the Cricut Winter Frolic

Hello Everyone! I have made one more card for you all this week – since we aren’t really doing anything scheduled right now, thought this was cute, simple and fun!  Hope you enjoy this card using the Winter Frolic Cricut Cartridge and the Decemeber kit from Club Ruby Designers. Everything is pretty simple, used white and green cardstock that is from Couture Cardstock, Pattern Paper from My Minds Eye, Felt Gingerbread Men, Diamond Stickles, We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper.

Favorite Cookie Recipes for All!

Hey Everyone! Hope you all are having a great day!  I did a little facebook post last week about favorite Christmas Cookies, and Since I was making cookies with my kiddos and dear friend Becca this week, I thought we would share some of the fav recipes from both Facebook Followers and US here!! MY ALL TIME FAVORITE COOKIE IS …. Peppermint Cookie Delights 1 Cup of Butter (softened) 1/4 Cup of Sugar 1/4 Cup of Crushed Peppermint Hard Candies {Read More}

Quotes for Wednesday: Friendship

“I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can play together all night.” -Bill Watterson

Winter Frolic Cricut “Baby Its Cold Outside” Card

Hey Everyone! Hope you are having a FABULOUS Tuesday!  This is probably the last “Tuesday Tutorial” until after the New Year.  I will be checking in and posting fun things, Club Ruby will still be going strong and sales will still be rolling, but Tuesday Tutorials will resume again in 2011!  I can’t believe its just around the corner!!!! For today’s video – I used the kit from ClubRubyDesigners for December and I have been doing a series at www.ClubRubyDesigners.com {Read More}

Christmas Blowout Sale!

Christmas Blowout Sale!

I’ve had quite a busy year! With a lot support, prayer and hard work, Above Rubies Studio has had tremendous growth. I’ve been able to work with some terrific people and start some exciting projects. While the growth has been fantastic, it made estimating inventory a little tricky… but this is where you get great holiday deals! So, as myself and the rest of the Above Rubies Studio team get ready for the new year, we’re clearing out extra inventory {Read More}

NYC Trip to See Donny and Marie!

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So I was VERY Blessed to get to go to NYC this weekend with my mom and some friends to see Donny and Marie in concert.  One of the ladies from my Mom’s church got the hotel room for us ladies and drove us up there (THANKS DONNA and Brian too ) Had a GREAT time in Rockefeller Center, Times Square and OF COURSE the show! About an hour before show time, I decided to venture off from the other {Read More}