Friday, September 6, 2019

5 Minute Friday on YouTube: Dressing Up Die Cuts

Hey, I'm starting a September YouTube Series you might enjoy!  It was inspired by an idea my son had about making some 5 minute craft videos!  I don't think he thought I could do it....well, he might be right!  The month will tell!  hahaha

This first video is all about how to go from this:

to this:

Join me on YouTube or watch the video below!  

Leave me and my viewers some of your ideas over on my channel!  I'll be sending some "happy mail" to one lucky recipient who leaves me a creative idea on how you like to dress up your die cuts and subscribes to my YouTube Channel!  My son, since this was his idea, will pick his favorite comment and I'll announce it in the Sept 20, 2019 "5 Min Friday" Video.  So, be sure to join me all month for these short, fun videos!

Material List:
Sentiment made into a die cut:   Polkadoodles Country Life Work and Play 10
 Ribbon, Twine, Button, Thread
Adhesives:  Scotch ATG, Zig 2 Way Glue PenFabric Tac
Bo Bunny Gems
CTMH Mocha Gems, Blue Gem, and Puffy Gold Sticker Retired
3M Dimensional Tape
Darice Embossing Folder
CTMH Wood Embossing Folder
Heat Gun, Embossing Powder, Versa Mark Ink

These cards are off to the following challenges:
Crafty Cardmakers:  Pearls &/or Gems
Dream Valley:  Buttons/and or Bow
UnStampabelles:  Aperture or Recess of some kind with twist: Luscious Layering

Thanks for stopping by!  Make yourself at home and feel free to peruse other posts/pages, leave a comment, and/or check out my Pinterest and YouTube Channel.


  1. Perfect for the Unstampabelles' challenge. Real cute.

  2. Fabulous cards! Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Divas this week. Looking forward to seeing you again next challenge.

    Hugs, Zowie.

    Arty Divas DT

    Crafts from the Fairy Den {My Blog}

    Arty Divas

  3. I love them! Great cards for this challenge! Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Crafter's Castle this week. We hope to see you next time too!
    Blessings, Jeanie
    Scrapbookingmamaw {My Blog}
    Crafter's Castle

  4. Gorgeous cards! Can't decide which is my favorite! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

  5. Love what you've done here! The die cuts were gorgeous as they were but you've really brought life to them!
    Thanks for playing at QKR Stampede this week!
    Good Luck
    Crafty Hugs
    Dawn xx

  6. Love these! So cute, awesome use of those dies to create an amazing card. Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday.

  7. Lovely card and the gems are a perfect finishing touch. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Cardmakers and good luck with the challenge, Angela xXx

  8. Such sweet cards. Thank you for joining us for our Week 36 'Anything Goes' Challenge at Polkadoodles.

    Why not join our other other challenges at Digi Choosday and A Gem of a Challenge.

    Hugs Lisa xxx

  9. What a couple of super cute cards, just love them. Thank you for sharing your beautiful make with us over at Polkadoodles and hope you will join us again.

    Take care,
    Ann-Marie (DT)
    My Little Patch of Heaven

  10. Lovely. thanks for sharing with us at Unstampabelles.