HSN May 9th, 2017 Shopping List

Hello there!

We’re so excited for the May 9th shows starting at 1am EST! The rest of our hours will be 11am, 5pm and 9pm. Also, tune in to HSN’s Facebook page around 12:15pm EST for a fun Facebook Live where we will be Scrapbooking with a super fan in honor of National Scrapbooking Month! We are so excited to be bringing you a whole bunch of new items to craft with, along with some of your returning favorites.

Here’s your shopping list from our last 6 weeks of product previews. Click the pink links on your favorites to go straight to hsn.com! If there is not an active link, you can search for the item number at the top of the page on hsn.com.

New Items

542054– Shaker Card Making Kit

542358- Confetti Dies

542379- His and Hers Letterpress Folders

540473– Gracious Giftables Cartridge

542359- Perfect Planner Dies

542062– Mini Album for Him

542064– AG Paper Storage

542070– Multi-Drawer Storage

532402– Chic Wrap Everyday

542386- Accordion Fold Folders

542383- Congratulatory Wishes Dies

542057- Acetate Card Layers for Him

542059– Sentiment Stamps with Dies

542362- Card Front Dies

542047– Collage Card Toppers for Him

542056- Perfect Pattern Cards for Him

Returning Favorites

489141– Charlotte Papercrafting Collection

522546– Anna Griffin Cricut w/ Content

522290– Charming Collage Toppers

522146– Trelliage Dies and Folders

489153– Gold and Silver Stickers

522173– Paper Tricks 3

538144– Wishful Thinking (part of autoship)

542073– Die Storage Binder

479783– For Him Embossing Folders

522534– Impression Masks

We’re so close to showtime! See you tonight at 1am, and let the crafting begin!

Xoxo,

Anna

 

 

 

 

HSN May 9, 2017 Product Preview 6 Winner

Hi there!

Today we have our last winner for our upcoming HSN shows on May 9th! Who is it you ask? We had over 1495 comments about the Shaker Card Making Kit, Confetti Dies and Sentiment Stamps with Dies. You’re the lucky winner, Lou Marks. Congratulations! We know that you will enjoy creating with these incredible new products! You are going to put a smile on so many people’s faces! Our hours for Craft Day are 1am, 11am, Facebook Live on HSN’s Facebook page at 12:15, 5pm and the finale at 9pm. We’re going to have the best time, and we can’t wait!

Let’s take one last look at our last round of May 9th’s items!

Our Shaker Card Kit is brand new for May 9th! With this kit, you’ll be able to make shaker cards effortlessly! We have the cut cards, sequin filled acetate pouches, die cuts, embellishments, sentiments and even the envelopes! All you need to do is add your own adhesive and presto — you have a celebration in a card!

You asked, and we listened! We have created dies that perfectly pair with our stamps and now we have our Sentiment Stamps and with Dies! Use the 8 Dies to create concentric, layered sentiments in any color ink your heart desires! There are 26 greeting options from On Your Wedding Day to With Sympathy. You’re going to love what you can make with this set.

Our set of 3 Confetti Dies make confetti for your very own shaker cards and decorations for your next party. Shake it up everyone!

It’s Friday and it is DIY day! We have sold over 45,000 flip card dies, flip card kits and Cricut cartridges to date. You know that our flip cards are the absolute best and with the Cricut Explore Air 2, you can let the machine do all of the hard work for you. The project URL is below and if you own our Anna’s Fantastic Flips Cartridge for Cricut, all you have to do is click the link to make the card.

Project URL: https://us.cricut.com/design/#/canvas/58030794

NOTE: You must be signed in to your cricut.com account and own the Anna’s Fantastic Flips Digital Cartridge for the link to work.

Materials

  • Cricut Explore Air2® Machine
  • Cricut Design Space® Software
  • Anna Griffin® Anna’s Fantastic Flip Cards Digital Cartridge & Bonus Content – Circle Flip Card, 2, Print & Cut Floral Embellishments, Butterfly Embellishment, Sentiment
  • Cricut® 12×12” Standard Grip Mat
  • Cricut® Tools Scoring Stylus
  • Cricut Tools 5-piece Basic Set 489-350 – Weeding Tool
  • Cricut Explore® Black Pen
  • 2, 12” x 12” Double Sided Purple & Ivory Patterned Cardstock
  • 2, 12” x 12” Double Sided Lavender & Light Lavender Cardstock
  • 1, 8.5” x 11” Ivory Cardstock
  • Sentiment Embellishment
  • Double Sided Adhesive
  • Foam Adhesive

Instructions

  1. If you haven’t already done so, click this link: https://us.cricut.com/design/#/canvas/58030794
  2. If you want to start building the card from scratch, follow the instructions below to use our Fantastic Flips content.

This project makes one Flip card that measures 5” x 7” with an accompanying envelope.

Size card and envelope at the same time, increasing the height to 11.85. Since the envelope is in 2 pieces, you will be able to cut the project on a regular 12″ mat.

  1. Print then cut, cut and draw

In Design Space®, print then cut, draw, score and cut images from card stock.

Follow the directions on Cricut Design Space to cut and draw the materials.

  1. Assemble

Weed the cutout images with the weeding tool.

  1. Adhere the embellishments to the card with foam adhesive. Assemble the envelope with double sided adhesive.

That is beautiful in the making Cricut style!

Of course I am thinking of all of you as we prepare for HSN this weekend. On Monday, we will be posting your shopping list for all of the items in our shows on Tuesday. Until then, we are counting down the last few days until Craft Day.

Have a lovely weekend!

Anna

 

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 6

Hi everyone,

It’s time for the grand finale of our product previews for our upcoming shows on HSN May 9th! Our show times will be 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm for 4 full hours of Elegant Paper Crafting with Anna Griffin! Also be sure to join us on May 9th for a Facebook Live over on HSN’s Facebook page at 12:15! Next Monday we will have your shopping list ready to go, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the shows! Let’s get started, shall we?

We are shaking things up with our Shaker Card Making Kit! You will get everything you need to create 30, sequin filled shaker birthday cards! (Sorry, I got the count wrong in the video) These are so much fun, and you can make 3 styles of shaker cards. We have designed a star, a present and a heart overlay for your pre-made shaker set. This kit comes jam packed with pretty components! There are 30 cards (6 each of 5 different sentiments), 30 shaker card layers (2 each of 15 designs), 30 sentiment stickers (3 each of 10 designs), 40 die cut embellishments (2 each of 80 designs, 30 sequin filled clear plastic pouches and 30 envelopes. Patterns include polka dots, sweet florals, rainbow stripes and so much more! You’ll get sentiments that say Happy Birthday, Birthday Wishes, Just for You and other celebratory phrases! This kit is sure to be a favorite, and will bring a smile to anyone who receives one of these amazing shaker cards!

Let’s keep the celebration going with our brand new Confetti Dies! Now, making your own confetti is as easy as running these dies through your Cuttlebug! There are three designs of cutting dies in this set, in two sizes: circle, heart and star! Oh my goodness these dies will make you want to throw a party! You can use your own confetti to create even more shaker cards, and coordinate your colors for a unique, cheerful look! What to do with the rest of the layer you ask? Add it to a card, I say! These dies are just what you need for life’s next celebration.

 

Next up we have our 3D Sentiment Stamps and Die Set! The stamp and die designs are based on our beautiful sentiment stickers where you have gorgeous typography layered on top of an intricate border design. You’ll get eight concentric cutting dies to create perfectly layered stamped sentiments. All occasion sentiments include, Thank You, Happy Anniversary and Thinking of You as well as, I Miss You and Good Luck. Stamp these designs with different colors and layer with foam squares to add dimension! You will never run out of sentiments again with this interchangeable, versatile set!

It’s time to make a case for your favorite item, and this is your last chance to win before the big shows on May 9th! On Friday we will announce our winner, chosen at random. On Monday we will have your shopping list! Leave us lots of comments to choose from, and we will see you here on Friday!

Xoxo,

Anna

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 4 Winner

Hi everyone,

Happy Friday! There are only two and a half weeks between now and our next Craft Day on HSN! It’s going to be a great day and a great time! Speaking of time, our showtimes on May 9th will be 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm. We’re getting everything ready for the big day. Thank you for your comments on Monday’s blog post. Today’s lucky winner is Sue K., Congratulations!

With so many amazing new items, we figured you would want another look!

Our Pocket Page Album for Him is just what you need to house family memories of vacations, special moments and so much more. You’ll get the mini album, plus 40 beautifully printed inserts to add color, design and to frame your best memories.

Many of you are so excited for the whopping 55 dies that come with our Planner Die Set. Use these dies with your planner, the new Pocket Page for Him Album or even your cards and scrapbook pages. There are arrows, numbers, phrases and more for many different uses! You’re going to love this set!

Our Anna’s Gracious Giftables Cartridge for Cricut will be presented for the first time on May 9th. With this image set, you can create gift card holders for lots of occasions like graduation, a baby shower and Father’s Day. Skip the plain and opt for the wow gift card!

Last, but certainly not least we have our Anna Griffin Cricut Explore Air 2 in lovely ivory and gold. This bundle includes a 3 month Design Space Subscription, 12 x 12 Light Grip Mat, 12 x 12 Strong Grip Mat, Wisteria Pen Pack (5 pens) and a new accessory pouch! Upgrade your machine, and use it with the incredible Gracious Giftables cartridge for all your spring and summer gifts and parties.

Many of you have shared how much you have enjoyed our weekly project tutorials over the last 8 weeks. Thank you for the positive feedback! Today’s tutorial features our American Crafts Platform Punch. Grab your supplies and make this card with us!

 

Platform Punch Card

MATERIALS

  • Anna Griffin® Platform Punches with Stamps and Templates 529-207 – Pink Small Frame Template
  • Anna Griffin® Ivory Cards & Envelopes 505-052 – 1, 5”x7” Folded Card
  • Anna Griffin® 12” x 12” Metallic Card stock 458-872 – Blue Card stock Cut to 2, 4” x 4” pieces
  • Blue Glitter Card stock 1, 5” X 7” Layer
  • Anna Griffin® Craft Essential Tool Set 442-864 – Craft Knife, Ruler & Cutting Mat
  • Anna Griffin® Perfect Rosettes Embellishments 489-151 – 2 Pink Rosettes
  • 2 Yellow Floral Embellishments
  • Sentiment Sticker
  • Double Sided Adhesive
  • Foam Adhesive

INSTRUCTIONS

  • Adhere blue glitter card stock layer to the ivory folded card base with double sided adhesive.

  • Punch 2, 4” x 4” blue metallic card stock pieces using the Platform Punch Pink Small Frame template.

Trim to fit your card. You can do this before you attach it (as shown below) or after as Anna does in the video.

  • Center punched pieces overlapping the strips with trimmed edges at the top and bottom of the card, as shown.

  • Adhere rosettes with double sided adhesive and floral embellishments with foam adhesive. Attach sentiment sticker to the center of the card.

You know our previews get progressively more exciting, and next week is no exception. There are only 2 more previews for May 9th, and we still have a lot more in store for you! Have a wonderful weekend, and meet us right here on the blog Monday morning!

Bye for now,

Anna

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 4

Hello and Happy Monday!

We hope your week is off to a great start, and that you are ready to dive right into today’s product preview. We have only a little over three weeks until Craft Day on HSN Tuesday, May 9th! Have you marked your calendars with our showtimes yet? If not, make sure you do! We are going to be on at 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm with shows chock full of new, exciting products and your returning favorites! It’s going to be a great time.

If you are looking to make a thoughtful Father’s Day present, look no further, our Pocket Page Mini Album for Him is the perfect gift! With this kit you will receive 40 double-sided cards including titles, patterns, journaling cards and gold foil accents. There are 20, 4×6 cards and 20, 3×4 cards to make it easy to create a memorable scrapbook. All you have to do is add your pictures!

Next up we have with our Perfect Planner Dies! You’ll get a whopping 55 dies to jazz up your pocket page albums, your day planner and more! Included in this set are 9, 4″ x 3″ journaling card dies, 3, 6″ x 4″ dies,  2″ x 2″ dies,  decorative word dies, flags tags and numbers. The adorable designs inlcude: hearts, a crown, ampersand, arrows, numbers and lots more! Make a gorgeous accents for your photos and journaling with this amazing set. These work beautifully with your Pocket Page Albums, but are also just what you need to decorate and embellish your Anna Griffin Daily Planners!

The Cricut Explore Air 2 Anna Griffin Edition will be back on May 9th and it will have a great starter bundle to go along with it. You’ll get a 3 month Design Space Subscription, 12 x 12 Light Grip Mat, 12 x 12 Strong Grip Mat, Wisteria Pen Pack (5 pens) and a new accessory pouch! With Cricut you can create incredible projects with over 80 different materials in the click of a button!

Say hello to Anna’s Gracious Giftables digital cartridge for Cricut! It features 12 designs of gift card holders that are perfect for birthdays, showers, graduations and any other time you need to give a gift card! Also included in this cartridge are coordinating embellishments including flowers, a hammer, flourish, spatula and diaper pin! Sentiments in this set include Good Luck, A Little Something, Hello Baby and more!

Wow, what an amazing group of new products! We want to know what your favorite from this week is, so let us know by commenting below! We will choose a winner at random on Friday.

Love,

Anna