HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 5

Hello, hello!

Welcome to Product Preview 5! Are you ready to see more new items debuting on our Anna Griffin Elegant Paper Crafting HSN shows? First things first, our shows on May 9th are scheduled for 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm. It’s going to be a great 24 hour Craft Day so let’s get started!

First up, we have just what you need for all of those masculine cards that you need to make. With our Perfect Pattern Cards for Him you will get 100 cards and envelopes for all your card making needs! There are 50, A2 cards & envelopes and 50, A7 cards & envelopes. What is unique to this set is the masculine color palette and its’ 25 different designs! Patterns include stripes, geometrics, great plaids and extravagant border designs. These cards make the perfect base layer for all of your card crafting needs.

Introducing our brand new Collage Card Toppers for Him! These are designed to go with the Perfect Pattern Cards for Him. The card toppers take the guess work out of creating.  Need a card in a flash? We have your cards covered with this set of 96 toppers where you get 3 each of 32 unique designs! The set includes all occasion sentiments and images in a warm rich palette of colors. Make him a card that shows how special he is to you in no time flat!

Next up, we have our newest bundle of Letterpress Embossing Folders. We love the small, iconic pattern designs on these folders. This set includes images of top hats, fancy flamingos, nifty bow-ties, pretty pineapples, anchors and bridal rings! Oh the possibilities! Emboss and add a little embellishment and you will have a project that is sure to impress! We can’t wait to see what you create with your Letterpress Folders!

Now back in stock are our all occasion Charming Collage Card Toppers. These are versatile and easy to use for making a card in minutes. You will receive 100 gorgeous, ready to add die cuts in stunning colors with gold foil details. Calling these charming is an understatement!

We that know someone wants to win all 4 of these great products, right? Tell us which item is your favorite, and we will draw a winner at random on Friday!

Love,

Anna

 

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 3 Winner

Hi everyone!

Happy Friday! There has been a close race for this week’s favorite items between our Card Front Dies and the Acetate Cards for Him. Both of these items are so versatile and will be essential for creating the cards for all of your upcoming occasions. Over 1200 of you commented to win this week! Congratulations  Patricia Sugden today is your day! We hope these products bring you lots of joy!

Who wants another look at the gorgeous items from Product Preview 3?

Our new Card Front Dies give you an intricate way to layer! This set of 4, 5×7 die designs include, flowers, birds, a suit and a birthday cake. Use these dies to make wedding and birthday cards as well as the perfect Father’s Day card.

Our Acetate Cards for Him are sophisticated and printed with  collages of antique ephemera. Add a few die cuts, grommets, a sentiment, and you have a card that he’s going to love! You’ll get 3 each of 12 different designs including anchors, bikes and playing cards!

Grow the garden of your dreams with our Trelliage Diecuts! The possibilities are endless with 212 gorgeous flowers, topiaries, butterflies and more! All you have to do is punch out the images and layer away!

To go hand in hand with your Trelliage Die Cuts we have our Trelliage Embossing Folders and Cutting Dies. You can create an arbors, a French planter box and even a trellis!

If you love to create paper works of art, our Paper Tricks 3 dies are just what you need. Wow friends and loved ones with the curtain folds you create! You will get a scalloped fold, jabot fold, bunting fold and more!

It’s all oh so pretty!

Do you need a little help making the perfect bow? Here’s how to use our Bow Maker with Ribbon Storage Box. Enjoy!

Monday is going to be a post of 4 brand new items! You’re not going to want to miss this!

Bye for now,

Anna

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 3

Hi everyone,

We hope you had a fun, relaxing weekend and that you were able to get your craft on! We loved seeing everyone’s Easter projects on our social media channels! So much fun! Make sure to mark your calendar for our May 9th shows on HSN. Our showtimes are 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm. We’re looking forward to it already, and want to give you a little inside scoop on the new and returning items!

Let’s take a look!

First up we have our brand new Card Front Dies. Oh my goodness these dies are absolutely incredible! You’ll get 4 large scale designs that are the star of the show for card makers. The designs included are a bird and branch die, a birthday cake for every celebration, a suit front that is perfect for a manly card or weddings and a beautiful floral pattern for all things Spring. You will be able to cut and emboss 5 x 7 die cuts that create amazing dimension. Because these cards are so detailed you won’t have to add a lot of embellishments to create a masterpiece!

Next up we have our Acetate Cards for Him. These clear, 5×7 cards are printed with rich, vibrant colors and images that are perfect for all the men in your life. There are 36 layers total with 3 each of 12 designs. You’ll get baseball gloves, playing cards, man’s best friend and more! Add minimal embellishment and you’ll have a card that is sure to impress. Just take a look at some of the cards you can create!

It’s Spring and that means it’s time to garden, both in the yard and in the craft room! Our Trelliage die cuts are back by popular demand! You’ll get 212 die cut images of gorgeous garden plants, flowers, topiary, gold foil flags and more! Because you get so many lovely die cuts, you can layer them and build your own 3D embellishments. If you want to see a DIY project video about our Trelliage Die cuts, folders and dies, you can view the post and video here.

Our Trelliage Dies and Folders work as a perfect team with our Trelliage die cuts! You’ll get 5 cut and emboss dies that feature a trellis, a gate, and French planter boxes! Make your own beautiful garden with these architectural garden pieces. The two embossing folders create structures that are just what you need to load with flowers and create your own gorgeous garden.

 

Last but not least is our Paper Tricks 3 cut and emboss dies! This set creates magnificent paper curtain folds that are sure to impress. These five dies are incredible by themselves or layered together to make a unique, folded work of art! Use these to make layouts with tons of dimension.

Want to win these new items? It’s that time when you tell us what you’re most looking forward to from this week’s items and why. We will draw a winner, and announce their name right here on Friday.

Bye for now,

Anna

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 2 Winner

Hi there!

There is approximately one month until our shows on HSN May the 9th! We’re going to be on at 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm for hours of craft packed goodness! This week we debuted two brand new products and brought back two of our favorites for Spring crafting!

We had over 1095 of you comment to win Congratulatory Wishes from our Wishful Thinking Dies, Accordion Folders, the Charlotte Paper Crafting Collection and Impression Mask Set. Audrey Olander you are our winner, chosen at random! Happy Friday! We hope you enjoy these four products and use them to make beautiful things!

Let’s recap this week’s 4 items with a few more pretty projects to inspire you this weekend!

Our Congratulatory Wishes set is the first autoship from Wishful Thinking. Graduation season is coming, and so is Father’s Day! You’ll get Bravo, Good Luck, For you, Graduate and so much more! Don’t forget that this is an add on set to the very first bundle of Wishful Thinking Dies. The plan is to use them all together!

So many of you were excited about the new Accordion Folders this week! This set of 4, 12 inch folders creates a unique barn door effect when you open the card. The two paisley patterns, balloon pattern and bow pattern make such interesting, unique cards! You are going to love these!

One of our favorite paper-crafting kits ever, Charlotte, is back just in time for your Spring and Summer crafting. The small patterns in these papers & card stock go together beautifully with the diecuts, stickers and sentiments in this kit. We love the bright, bold colors that are paired with elegant gold foil touches!

Back by popular demand is an item that sold out during our January shows, our Impression Mask Set. You get 4 shaped B plates and 8 embossing dies to create that perfect setting for your gorgeous stamping, sentiment or diecut!

There you have it! Be sure to check out our Facebook page leading up to April 16th as we post some of our favorite Easter projects. We will meet you right back here on Monday.

Love,

Anna

 

 

HSN May 9th, 2017 Product Preview 2

Hello, hello!

First of all, thank you all so much for your active participation during National Craft Month! Reading through your posts and seeing your incredible projects made for a wonderful, creative month! Each of you continue to amaze and inspire us every day!

The 3rd Annual Anna Griffin | Create is sold out and we are looking forward to seeing all of you this November! There is a wait list in case we have tickets become available. Click here to be added to the wait list.

Don’t forget – we will be giving away 3 tickets to Create in October. These 3 lucky people will be chosen from a pool of our Blog winners each week from January-September. So comment below to win this weeks’ goodies and if you win, you will be automatically entered to win a trip to Create!

Welcome to week 2 of our Product Previews for our May 9th shows on HSN! We will be on at 1am, 11am, 5pm and 9pm! Oh what fun we will have together. We have lots of amazing new items for you, and of course we’re bringing back some favorites too! Let’s get started on today’s product preview!

Making their HSN debut are our new, 12″ Accordion Fold Embossing folders. This unique set of 4 folders create A2 size cards, and includes bow, paisley and balloon patterns! What’s great about these folders is that they emboss a pattern and the score lines for a perfect fold every time. The middle panel has a framed border that is designed to highlight your sentiment.

The first autoship of our Wishful Thinking Dies will only be available May 9th if you missed them in January! This set of dies contains everything you need for the season, and is aptly named Congratulatory Wishes! ‘Tis the season of graduations, and you’ll get dies that say grad, congratulations, graduation and so much more. Father’s Day dies are also included so that you can create a thoughtful card for a husband, son or other special man in your life!

One of our very favorite paper crafting collections, Charlotte, is back! Oh my goodness the amount that you get in this kit is truly breathtaking! In this collection you’ll receive 24 designer card stock sheets, 24 designer paper sheets, 10-piece floral sticker pack, 10-piece titles sticker pack, 25-pack of titles, tags and quotes with foil die-cuts embellishments and a 25-pack of floral and design die-cut embellishments. Wow! Many of these are accented with gorgeous gold foil and the prettiest little patterns you can think of! This set is perfect for creating all of those spring and summer cards for showers, birthdays and more. The small prints are just what the doctor ordered for creating scrapbook pages! You’re going to love the versatility of this kit!

Our set of 4 Impression Masks is back! We love the negative space they create that is great for highlighting a beautiful sentiment or stamped image. The shapes included in this set are circle, two different rectangles and a bubble shape. They come with two concentric embossing dies that coordinate perfectly and outline the shape!

 

Last but not least, craft along with Anna as she shows you how to inlay intricate die cuts with the Wishful Thinking Die Set. This is a very useful technique that adds dimension and an extra special touch to all of your craft projects!

MATERIALS

  • Anna Griffin® Gold Cricut Cuttlebug™ Version 3   522-138
  • Anna Griffin® Pretty Patterns Cards and Envelopes   442-892 – 1, 5”x7” Folded Card with Gold Border
  • Anna Griffin® Perfect Palette II 12”x12” Cardstock   505105 – 1, 12”x12” Fuchsia Cardstock Cut to 3”x4-3/4” Layer and 1-1/4”x3”
  • Anna Griffin® Perfect Palette II 12”x12” Cardstock   505105 – 1, 12”x12” White Glitter Cardstock Cut to 1-1/4”x3”
  • Anna Griffin® Charlotte Paper Crafting Collection   489-141 – 1, 12”x12” Green Floral Cardstock Cut to 3-1/4”x5” Layer and 1, Flower Embellishment
  • Anna Griffin® Wishful Thinking Dies & Folders Set   538-144 – Sister Die
  • Anna Griffin® Perfect Rosettes   489-151 – Yellow Rosette
  • 1, Anna Griffin® Foil Flourishes Sticker
  • 1, Yellow Foil Butterfly
  • Anna Griffin® Perfect Bows   430694 – Pink Bow
  • Double-sided Adhesive (Tape Runner)
  • Double-sided Adhesive Tape
  • Foam Adhesive
  • Tweezers

INSTRUCTIONS

1.Die cut white glitter paper with the Wishful Thinking Sister die.

2. Die cut fuchsia cardstock layer on the lower right corner, with the Sister die. Keep small fuchsia die cut pieces together. Do not discard.

3. Place a 1”x3” piece of double-sided adhesive tape on the lower right side of the green floral cardstock, about ½” from the bottom of the card. Remove the backing and center the fuchsia layer over the green floral layer. Be sure die cut is over the double-sided adhesive.

4. Inlay white glitter Sister die cut into the fuchsia Sister die cut layer.

5. Using a pair of tweezers place the small fuchsia pieces saved from step 2 into the empty spaces of the inlaid Sister die cut.

6. Attach to card base inside the center gold border using foam adhesive.

7. Adhere Foil Flourishes Sticker to the left side of the card with foam adhesive. Elevate the right side with foam adhesive.

8. Attach floral embellishment sticker to left side of card.

9. Adhere rosette below flower and attach butterfly to right side of rosette.

Are you interested in winning these items? Be sure to tell us your favorite item from this week’s preview by commenting below and we will draw a winner at random on Friday.

Bye for now,

Anna