May 4th Sneak Peek 4 Winner

Today is our very last of giveaway before the Wednesday, May 4th HSN shows.  Can you believe that it’s almost here? Again, please note that we have revised timing of our shows. Tune in at 2:00am, 10am, 2pm, 6pm and 8pm EST for Anna Griffin Elegant Paper Crafting.  This week we had the most people ever enter to win!  1458 of you commented on our last post, and Jerri Walker is the lucky winner today!  So happy for you, Jerri, and we hope you enjoy your winnings!

How about a little more project inspiration from our newest crafting products?

Fretwork I was so beloved that we designed the sequel — Fretwork II Cut and Emboss Dies!

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Next up,  look what you can make with our 12” Trimmings Cut and Emboss Dies.  These intricate, large-scale 12” designs are going to be great for cards, and are perfect for scrapbooks!

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For Him is a set of 12 embossing folders that you have asked for and we delivered! These will be great to use because Father’s Day right around the corner.

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Our Tri-fold Embossing Folders score and emboss a beautiful pattern on three panels! You can make z folds, or even book folds.


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Finally a revisit of our Spring Embossing Folders!  This seasonal set has 12 embossing folders and an option to buy seasonal sets for an entire year!  If you missed the opportunity last time, be sure to hop on auto-ship on May 4th.

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We hope that you’ve enjoyed these sneak peeks as much as we have!  Look out for our HSN May 4th Shopping List this Tuesday, May 3rd.  It will have everything you need to be prepared for the May 4th shows.

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HSN May 4th Sneak Peek 4

Welcome to our fourth and final May 4th HSN Sneak Peek.  This preview is chock full of new and gorgeous cutting dies and embossing folders!  It’s our favorite yet, and we hope it’s yours too!

Please note that we have revised timing of our shows – so please mark your calendars! Tune in at 2:00am, 10am, 2pm, 6pm and 8pm EST for Anna Griffin Elegant Paper Crafting.

First up is our beautiful new set of Fretwork II Cut and Emboss Dies. If you loved the original Fretwork set, you will be thrilled with the sequel! Intricate, cutting and embossing at its best, this set includes 5 metal dies to create your own exquisite embellishments.

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Next, Our new 12” Trimmings Cut and Emboss Dies create bold, beautiful layers for your cards, scrapbooks and more! This set of 6 is a must have for your craft room!

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You asked for it, you got it – more craft items for the men in your life! This brand new stand alone set of 12 For Him Embossing Folders are decked out in haberdashery patterns and masculine details. For those of you who asked, this set was not on autoship.

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Do you ever wonder what else you could do with our 12″ embossing folders? This new set of 4 Tri-Fold Embossing Folders, emboss pretty designs and score lines that fold twice to make a Z fold A2 size card. Beautifully done!

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Last, but certainly not least is a very exciting return of our favorite set of 12 Spring Embossing Folders with Autoship. That’s right, the autoship option will be available again May 4th! This is your final chance to get in on an entire year of embossing folders designed specifically for each crafting season. There are 4 autoships in total, Spring, Summer/Fall, Christmas, Love/Easter. There are matching sets of cutting dies as well – but those will be sold singularly throughout the year.

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We are very excited about next week and hope you are too! If you would like to win the 2 new sets of Cutting Dies and the 2 new sets of embossing folders, comment below and let us know your favorite item and why! We will post a winner this Friday here on the blog and then we will post your shopping list on Tuesday, May 2nd.

Happy crafting everyone!


May 4th Sneak Peek 3 Winner

Happy Friday!

It’s that time again… giveaway time! 775 of you entered to win our Trellis Mix and Match Embossing Frames, Elegant Embellishments Cartridge, Anna’s Ribbons and Bows and Fancy Fonts!  Carolyn Eby you’re the winner this week.  Congratulations!

Now, to recap some of the products we talked about on Tuesday, here is even more inspiration from our exciting products!

The Trellis Mix and Match Embossing Frames come with 4 patterns and 12 sentiments!  The sentiments cover a range of events and holidays, even Trick or Treat!   Lightly sanding the embossing gives cards/projects  depth and shows off the embossing patterns you created!

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Our newest Cricut Cartridge, Elegant Embellishments 2 makes intricate cutouts and beautiful, build-able layers for all your crafting projects. Elegant Embellishments is one of the most elaborate,  inclusive Anna Griffin libraries that we have ever put together.


With the Anna’s Ribbons and Bows cartridge you can create the most amazing party decorations, bows for your cards and even treat bag toppers!

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Finally, Anna’s Fancy Fonts is for adding amazingly elaborate fonts and flair to your cards, kid’s projects, scrapbooks and more!

There are so many fantastic products this week.  Get ready for our 4th and final HSN Sneak Peek this Tuesday; there will be all new products!  It’s going to be our biggest and best for May 4th!



HSN May 4th Sneak Peek 3

Hi friends,

Are you ready for sneak peek number 3 of our upcoming HSN shows Wednesday, May 4th?  I know I am!  Watch at 2:00am, 10:00am, 3:00pm and 8:00pm, that is 4 full hours of Anna Griffin Elegant Paper Crafting.

Today I have 2 new products to show you and 2 returning favorites.  Let’s get started!

Today is all about what is new from our partnership with Cricut. First up, is our Elegant Embellishments II Cartridge.  The cards you can make with this are stunning!  We know you loved the original Elegant Embellishments cartridge, but this one is better than the first!  There are so many elements included – from layers, borders to flourishes, titles and embellishments.





The next new item is our Mix and Match Trellis Frames embossing folders. This handy set includes 4 embossing folders and 12 sentiments that pop in and out to create all kinds embossed frames and sentiments.

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For our first returning favorite we have Anna’s Fancy Fonts cartridge.  Your options are endless for what can be created with Anna’s Fancy Fonts and your Cricut machine.  It’s perfect for making glitter letters, scrapbook pages, bunting and decorations for showers as well as personalizing pillows and other home decor. This is the first time this has been offered in cartridge form, so fair warning to all of you legacy machine users!

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The next returning favorite is the Anna’s Ribbons and Bows Cartridge.  This cartridge includes bows, tags, bag toppers and everything you need to make tons of creative projects.  Use these cutting files to add dimension to scrapbooks and cards.  Use the bag toppers for sweet candy party favors or gifts.  Using your Cricut, you can make really interesting, intricate designs that will wow your friends and family!




We also want to let you know that we have an action packed week for our friends in the UK. Wednesday, April 20th marks our very first Today’s Special Buy on The Craft Channel.  You are getting our Fantastic Flips Card Making Kit with Cutting Dies! It is very exciting to be able to offer a limited quantity of this fabulous card making kit in the UK.

If that is not exciting enough, we have the debut episode of Season II of Anna Griffin Elegant Papercrafting, Thursday, April 21st from 10am until 12pm BST (that is 5am-7am EST). We are launching the Cricut Explore Air Gold Edition during this show so you don’t want to miss it! You can watch live online at

Here are a few fun photos taken behind the scenes of the week long taping for you to enjoy!

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Wow! That is 4 amazing products for our HSN shows, a TSB in the UK and the Season II debut of Anna Griffin Elegant Papercrafting on The Craft Channel in 1 week! Everybody with me?  If you’d like to win all 4 new products for HSN, all you have to do is tell us which is your favorite and what you want to make with it.

Bye for now,




The 2nd Annual Anna Griffin | Create

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You are cordially invited to the crafting weekend of a lifetime! Where the magic of do-it-yourself comes to life and it’s all beautiful in the making. The 2nd Annual Anna Griffin | Create will take place November 10th-13th, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead!

1classGrab your ticket and pack your bags for this special all inclusive crafting event with paper personality Anna Griffin. The 2nd Annual Anna Griffin | Create is now a 4 day event where you will learn from world renowned teachers, dine on exquisite cuisine, access a private warehouse sale and most importantly make new friends that share your passion for creating!

3 classEvent Details

What is included:

• Special Anna Griffin tote bag filled with gifts and goodies at check in (a $250 value)
• 3 nights luxury hotel accommodations at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta
• Meet and greet with Anna Griffin and friends (priceless!)
• 3 full hours of special make and take projects on Thursday afternoon
• Opening night reception, open bar, gala dinner and presentation
• Access to the world’s greatest Anna Griffin craft room – from Thursday night until Sunday morning
• Planned Craft room activites and prizes given away nightly
• Breakfast and lunch on Friday, Saturday, Breakfast on Sunday (Dinner is on your own with friends both nights)
• More classes! 6, 90 minute classes over 2 days on everything that is Beautiful in the Making
• Bus Transportation to Anna Griffin headquarters and back to the hotel on Sunday morning
• Private warehouse sale with shipping service available

2 classRegistration is now open. Mark your calendars for November 10-13, 2016!

Event begins 2:00pm Thursday, November 10th and ends at 2:00pm Sunday, November 13th
The Grand Hyatt Atlanta | 3300 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

To register for the event click here:

Ticket prices are inclusive of hotel accomodations, meals, classes, transportation and events as outlined above. For further information please email