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A Smile for Neil | DancesWithHooves Paper Design

This week’s Teapot Party is being held in honor of the uncle of one of our very own as he enters the final chapter of his bright life. Neil needs a little cheer, and I was excited for the chance to send some his way.

Lisa told us he was a longtime fireman, with a particular fondness for softball and buffalo. But I had nothing in my collection of stamps or paper that fit that, so I decided to go with a simple fall theme and instead feature a tag for this take-themed Teapot Party.

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Home to Roost Cozy Style – Two Ways | DancesWithHooves Paper Design

Happy Friday, world! I’m not sure where you’re joining me from today, but I can bet (or at least hope!) that at some point in your life you’ve had the privilige of hearing a rooster crow in the morning with your own ears. Truly, it’s delightful! I wanted to bring some of those warm, fuzzy, cozy-good feelings to the design of this pair of cards.

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Introducing: Jolly Gingerbread by Paper Pumpkin!

A jolly holiday is on its way with the Jolly Gingerbread Paper Pumpkin Kit! With November’s gingerbread-themed kit, you’ll be bakin’ up cute Christmas crafts until the most wonderful time of the year has passed. In this seasonal kit, you’ll unbox delicious die-cut designs, sugary stickers, and curly cutouts you can use to make a unique variety of merry masterpieces! Create carriers for gift cards and tasty-looking tags, or combine the kit’s contents with your own stash of supplies to create cheerful Christmas cards. Then, use the kit’s sweet stamp set to add a festive finishing touch to your warm winter projects! Make the holidays a little sweeter and subscribe to the Jolly Gingerbread Paper Pumpkin Kit. To get your kit, simply subscribe through by clicking here!

Make your holidays sweet for family and old (and new!) friends alike!

The subscription period for this kit ends on November 10th.

  • Kit Details: Kit contains enough supplies to create 15 gift card carriers and coordinating envelopes. The kit’s contents can also be used to create gift tags, traditional Christmas cards, and other heartfelt holiday crafts. Plus, this month’s kit features a fun and festive collectible box!
  • Coordinating Colors: Cinnamon Cider, Daffodil Delight, Calypso Coral, Mint Macaron, Shaded Spruce, Blushing Bride, and Whisper White
  • Subscribe by November 10th to get your own Jolly Gingerbread Paper Pumpkin!
Get yours today!

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Three-Fer Soft Leaves | DancesWithHooves Paper Design

Last weekend I received the news that sadly, my childhood neighbor had passed away after a battle with COVID-19. Four in his family (including him), had been diagnosed with it, and two had been hospitalized. He had been released from the initial hospital stay, but had to return. Folks, I don’t need this reminder, but perhaps you do – this pandemic is serious business. Please stay home as much as possible, wear a mask when you can’t avoid going out, keep your distance, and wash your hands! I’m praying for you all.

That said, though I had a small stash of sympathy cards at the ready, I wanted to make something special just for this special family.

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Just THREE days left to send Joy to the World this holiday season with the October Paper Pumpkin!

Hey, friends! There’s just three days left to hop aboard this fun train toward the holidays! I sure hope you will join me!

What do you love most about the holiday season? Is it the treasured time spent with your loved ones? Is it the gorgeous winter greenery and the timeless silver and gold decorations? Or, is it spreading peace, joy, and love to all of your friends and neighbors? Whatever brings you the most joy during this magical time of year, the Joy to the Word Paper Pumpkin Kit offers a one-of-a-kind experience that’ll surely inspire you to start celebrating the season on a cheerful note.

This October Joy to the World” Paper Pumpkin Kit has been thoughtfully released in preparation for the season of spreading joy! October’s Paper Pumpkin kit was designed to bring people together—connecting them with one another and spreading joy with each other around the world! With die-cut sentiments in English, French, and German, subscribers can send holiday cheer to their friends across the globe—in their language.

Details of the Joy to the World Kit

  • Kit contains enough supplies to create eight cards—four each of two designs—and coordinating envelopes.
  • Kit includes die-cut pieces in English, French, and German. This will allow you to create cards you can use to connect with others around the world—in their language!
    • Card size: 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″ (10.8 x 14 cm) (Standard A2 size card)
    • Envelope size: 4-1/2″ x 5-3/4″ (11.4 x 14.6 cm)
  • Coordinating Colors: Cherry Cobbler, Crumb Cake, Early Espresso, Just Jade, Soft Sea Foam

Subscribe by October 10th to receive this awesome kit! I hope you join me – I have fun plans for my subscribers with this month’s kit, including a Paper Pumpkin class to bring us together while we’re apart!