HSN January 10th, 2018 Product Preview 1 Winners + DIY Embossed Christmas Card

Hello, hello,

Wow, what a week! We love reading all about the excitement that you have for our #annaversary shows on HSN January 10th! This special set of shows is going to showcase lots of new items and returning fan favorites for an Anna-versary to remember! As promised we have 8 lucky winners from our first product preview!

Eleanor- Calistoga1924k (Instagram) and Marlene Heilman (Blog)

Floral Decoupage Diecuts- Sallyf1500 (Instagram) and Joyce Kokay (Pinterest)

Ribbon (Christmas, Vintage and Everyday)- Marcia Lasiter (Blog) and Ginny Hughes (Pinterest)

Delicate Engravings- Tina Davis (Facebook) and Doug Gascoigne (Facebook)

Woo hoo! It was so much fun to read your posts! We can’t wait to see the dimensional bouquets you build, the bows you tie and the layouts you create with these lovely prizes. On Monday, it’s giveaway time all over again! But first, here are  a few more inspirational projects from the products featured in our first preview.

It looks like a lot of you are excited for elegant Eleanor’s return! The double-sided pink, black and ivory papers make the perfect background for the chic die cuts, mascara rose stickers and lovely sentiments. This paper crafting kit is the perfect mix and sophistication and beauty to celebrate our 8th #Annaversary!

The set of Floral Decoupage Die Cuts and Beautiful Bouquets will have your projects blooming all season long. These dimensional floral arrangements are easily built using the new instructions on the back! You can layer away with the foam adhesive included in these sets. There are so many gorgeous varieties of flowers are included in this sets. You’ll get everything from morning glories to daffodils and everything in between!

So much ribbon, so little time! Choose from 3 brand new double faced satin ribbon assortments to make beautiful bows of all sizes. We have Christmas, Vintage and Everyday color palettes for all projects, big and small. These ribbons work perfectly with your Anna Griffin Bow Maker and Ribbon Storage Box.

You love the layers, colors and embellishments in the Delicate Engravings card toppers collection. This kit includes beautiful, macaron colored cards, incredible painted flowers, gold foil accents galore and sentiments for every occasion.

With all of the Anna-versary excitement, we have not forgotten that you may still be making Christmas cards. Pull out your Go Press & Foil machine, your Christmas hot stamp dies and make this beautiful card along with us!

Go Press and Foil Christmas Embossed Card

Finished Size: 7”x 5” card

Materials:

  • Anna Griffin® Gold/Ivory Cricut® Cuttlebug™ Version 3, 510-398
  • Anna Griffin® Go Press & Foil Machine, 529-122
  • Anna Griffin® Holiday Art Hot Foil Stamps (Holly Frame) 572-701
  • Anna Griffin® Hot Foil Holiday Sentiment Stamps (Merry Christmas) 572-669
  • Anna Griffin® Christmas Folders and Borders, Holiday Medallions and Snowfall
  • (1) 5”x 7” ivory card base
  • Ivory card stock, cut to the following sizes
    • (1) 4 7/8” x 6 7/8” piece
    • (1) 4 ¼”x 6” piece
    • (1) 4 1/8”x 5 7/8” piece
    • (1) 3 5/8”x 5 ½” piece
    • (1) 3 ½” x5 3/8” piece
  • Green foil, cut to 4”x 5 ½”
  • Red foil, cut to 3”x 3 ½”
  • Metal shim
  • Ivory bow
  • Adhesive (tape runner)
  • Foam squares
  • Scissors

Instructions:

Using the Cricut® Cuttlebug™ emboss the 4 7/8” x 6 7/8” piece of ivory card stock using the Holiday Medallions embossing folder.

Emboss the 4 1/8”x 5 7/8” piece of ivory card stock using the Snowfall embossing folder.

Follow the steps in the Go Press and Foil instruction manual to apply the foil:

  • Transfer the green foil using the holly frame hot stamp die to the 3 ½”x 5 3/8” piece of ivory card stock.

  • Apply the red foil using the “Merry Christmas” foil hot stamp die to the 3 ½”x 5 3/8” piece of ivory card stock with green foil already transferred.

Assembly:

Attach the Holiday Medallions embossed layer to the ivory card stock base using double sided adhesive.

Adhere the 4 ¼”x 6” piece of ivory card stock using foam squares.

Attach the Snowfall embossed layer using double sided adhesive.

With foam squares, attach the 3 5/8”x 5 ½” piece of ivory card stock.

Attach the foil layer to the center using double sided adhesive.

Using foam squares, attach the ivory bow to the bottom left corner of the foil layer.

There you have it, an elegant embossed and foil stamped card. We can’t wait to see what you do with this tutorial! On Monday we will meet you here for product preview 2, and more gorgeous giveaways!

Happy Holidays,

Anna

 

 

HSN January 10th, 2018 Product Preview 1

Hi everyone,

We’re so excited for our first shows of the new year! It is our 8th Anna-versary on HSN, and we have a lot to show you over the next several weeks! Our hours for the big day are going to be midnight, 11am, 12pm, 4pm, 7 pm, 8pm and many times throughout the day! So exciting, let’s jump in!

 

In honor of our big day, we have brought back one of our favorite kits for the new year! Our Eleanor Designer Paper Crafting Kit is perfect for scrapbooking and card making with vintage style. You’ll get mascara rose stickers, lovely French themed die cuts, and gorgeous double-sided paper patterns in pink, black and cream.

Floral Decoupage is coming back as 2 sets of die cuts for 2018! You will get Beautiful Bouquets and Flower Pot Decoupage, containing over 1000 gorgeous, build-able blooms to create with!

Beautiful Bouquets includes 504 die cuts is layer-able, and even has a diagram of how to put the blooms on the back! These antique flower bouquets, smaller flowers and planters are perfect for layering to create 3D arrangements. Flowers include varieties from tulips and sunflowers to irises to lilies.

Flower Pot Decoupage is the second set in the bundle. You can make flowers bloom on your projects all season long! This set includes brightly colored, beautiful flowers, flag sentiments and ornate planters and vases to place your 3 dimensional flowers in! Flowers include azaleas, daffodils, hydrangeas, pansies and more. Stack die cuts together with foam squares for a showstopping centerpiece on your cards and scrapbook pages.

 

We get many requests, and one thing you all wanted to see was more of our ribbon! For our January 10th shows, we will have 3 different ribbon assortments for you to choose from to refill your Anna Griffin Bow Maker with Ribbon Storage Box!

Our Christmas Ribbon Assortment includes silver, gold, green and red ribbon in two different widths. Use this set with all your holiday projects, gifts, tags and even ornaments!

Our Everyday Ribbon Assortment contains our classic Anna Griffin colors: pink, purple, green, ivory and blue ribbon. These all occasion colors will carry you through all everyday occasions, birthdays and spring/summer crafting!

Our Vintage Ribbon Assortment includes green, purple, gold, pink and dark blue satin ribbon. These rich colors will go beautifully with our die cuts, stickers, sentiments and more.

Our Delicate Engravings Card Toppers Set is back for the new year! This beloved collection is almost an entire card kit in itself!  You will love the array of beautiful colors, gold foil accents, lovely painted touches, and more all inspired by decals for antique porcelain.

Want to win these? Check out the video below for your chance to win!

Winning during the January 10th previews is different than ever before!  We will have 8 winners, 2 for each product, and you can win by using the 2 hashtags across all our social media platforms! Be sure that you are following us and posting comments on all of our social media channels listed below. Use the hashtags: #annaversary and #celebr8annagriffin.

Facebook

Instagram

Pinterest

Blog (comment on our post as usual!)

Who’s excited for January 10th? On Friday, we will announce all 8 winners who use the hashtags for all the items previewed today.

Xoxo,

Anna