TSC June 25th, 2018 Product Preview 3 + Shopping List

Hello there,

It’s time for our third and final preview before our shows on TSC Monday, June 25th at 9am, 12pm, 3pm and 7pm EST! If you want to watch online, you can do so here! Our 4 shows are going to be packed to the brim with amazing items and gorgeous projects that we cannot wait to show and tell!

One set of items that we have really enjoyed crafting with through all the seasons is our Treasury crafting items. We think you will too, so let’s take a deeper look!

The Anna Griffin Treasury of Stamps and Dies offers you an entire year of amazing crafting, and it’s coming to TSC! You’ll get an organized binder filled with 61 stamps and 34 concentric cutting dies so you can create endless layered sentiments and embellishments. We also have 2 beautiful patterns to match your Anna Griffin storage patterns and craft room; choose from Camilla and Grace White patterns. You will receive holiday stamps and dies, botanical and celebratory stamps and dies and a stamp for all your friends and family. Now you can personalize cards for all the important people in your life all year long!

Our Treasury Cards and Layers coordinate perfectly with The Anna Griffin Treasury of Stamps and Dies! You’ll get 54, 5×7 cards, 54 envelopes and 54 printed layers. You are going to love how you can mix and match card patterns and layers until your heart’s content! This set coordinates beautifully with the Treasury inks, embossing powders and stamps and dies!

We have the most gorgeous color palette of inks to coordinate with the Treasury items. In this set of 6 inks you’ll get Kismit (pink), Spa (blue), Silver, Gold, Turtle (green) and Clear. These vibrant colors will work perfectly with this stamp set to create the most beautiful layered die cuts imaginable.

To take your stamping to the next level by using our Treasury Embossing Powders to create a glossy sheen on all your cards and scrapbook pages. You’ll get 6 colors of embossing powders include Crystal Clear, Vintage Blue, Happy Green, Golden Luster, Antique Pink and Silver Luster. All you have to do is sprinkle the powder on top of your stamped image and use our heat tool for an incredible effect.

Are you excited about our embossing powders? Our Anna Griffin Heat Tool is just what you need to create glossy sentiments and embellishments on all your cards and scrapbook pages!  The machine has 2 speeds and comes in our signature ivory and gold.

The Mini is here! This powerful little machine is perfect for die cutting all of the Treasury set of dies, and this embossing and die cutting machine makes it easy to craft on a moment’s notice. The Anna Griffin Mini machine easily embosses and cuts all of your small folders and dies whether in your craft room or on the go!

Last, but not least we have just the cardstock you need for stamping, embossing and all your crafting needs. Our set of Ivory Cardstock comes in 2 sizes, 12×12 and 5×7. You’ll get 36 sheets of each size! This genius basic is sure to be a go to!

June 25th Shopping List

553299- Window Ledge Card Kit

553297- Window Ledge Embellishment Kit

553296- Window Ledge Complete Die Set

553282- Mini Diecut/ Embossing Machine

553283- Treasury Stamps/ Dies Grace White

553283- Treasury Stamps/ Dies Camilla

553284- Treasury Cards and Layers

553285- Treasury Set of 6 Inks

553286- Treasury Embossing Powders

553287- Heat Embossing Tool

553298- Ivory Cardstock 5×7 and 12×12

553288- French Fan Cut and Emboss Dies

553289- 3D Floral Cut and Emboss Dies

553290- Favorite Flowers 3D Stickers

553291- 120 Favorite Sentiments

553292- Parchment Craft Vellum Layers

553293- Parchment Craft Tool Set

553294- Acetate Cards for All Occasions

553295- Vintage Diecuts for All Occasions

553301- Cricut Easy Press Machine

553300- Cricut Bright Pad Mint

553469- Cricut Weeding Tool Set

553470- Cricut Easy Press Mat 12×12

We will update the links as they become available! Monday will be here before you know it, and we are ready to craft with you! See you soon!

Love,

Anna

HSN July 11th, 2018 – Product Preview 3

Hi there,

Are you ready for our HSN July 11th Product Preview 3? Mark your calendars for Anna Griffin Elegant Papercrafting! Our hours are midnight, 1am, 8am, 11am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm, 8pm and 11pm EST; truly all Anna all the time! We’re so glad that you are loving our new products, projects and giveaways. Speaking of giveaways, it’s time for us to give away the items in our last post! Out of 716 comments, you are our winner, Tina Davis! Congratulations!

Let’s take a close look at today’s new items.

We think that decorator details are the perfect addition to your paper crafting projects! With our new set of 19 Tassel and Fringe Dies, you can embellish your projects with opulent die cut passementerie. There is a magic carpet background layer, a gorgeous edge die and even a festooned tent that will make your scrapbook pages, gift tags come to life.

Introducing our Lila Paper Crafting Kit! If you loved our gorgeous Blooming Decoupage Card Making Kit, you are going to be excited to craft with Lila! Create beautiful cards and scrapbook pages with 24 card stock papers, 24 text weight papers, and 65 embellishments. There are so many stunning patterns, flowers and sentiments with this set that your crafts will be blooming!

The Sending Love Folders and Dies Set from our Wishful Thinking series is back for our July 11th shows! Create your own die cut sentiments like; Love You, You & Me, Bestie and Smitten. Cut and emboss your favorite words and phrases with our pretty papers for a custom sentiment that you can use for any occasion.

Anna Griffin® Sending Love Folders and Dies

It’s time for giveaway number 3! Comment below and tell us what excites you in today’s preview! On Friday, we will have another winner and more new products. Wouldn’t you like to get our new items before anyone else?

Love,

Anna

HSN July 11th, 2018 Product Preview 2

Hello friends,

Happy Friday! It’s time to get started on today’s boo-tiful product preview for our upcoming shows on HSN July 11th, but first make sure that you have your calendars and planners marked for midnight, 1am, 8am, 11am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm, 8pm and 11pm EST. We’re thrilled about all the hours of crafting we will get to have with you! We loved reading all your comments this week, and Julie Hume you are our first winner! Enjoy your new crafting items!

Let’s take a look at some items that we think you are going to be excited about!

Our Vintage Halloween Card Making Kit is back by popular demand! In this gorgeously spooky kit, you will be able to make 20 cards with bewitching Halloween patterns.  There are 20 layers in coordinating patterns and beautiful gold foil accents. Also included are 8 large pinwheels in orange stripe and grey/white to add texture and scale. There are amazing 3D vintage diecuts that include wise owls, flying witches, full moons, cats and more! Black and orange flourishes add movement just where you need it. You are going to love the single-layer die cuts and the dimensional sentiments you need to send a frighteningly fun greeting.

Also back just in time for Halloween season is our set of Spooky Glitter Paper. These sparkly papers add eerie shine to all your Halloween crafting projects. What’s great about our glitter paper is that it is silk screened. The glitter stays on the paper and does not come off on to your hands. Our palette includes purple, orange, black, white and gold glitter to create the perfect layers, die cuts, words and more!

One of our favorite kits, the Engraved Botanica Card Making Kit is coming back for our shows on HSN July 11th! This kit is chock full of beautiful ephemera and creates 20 cards that you can mix and match until your heart’s content! You’ll get 20 decorative cards (2 each 10 designs), 20 printed interior sentiments, 20 gorgeous card layers, 15 diecut borders, 15 diecut layer stickers, 40 3D stickers, 6 white bows, 6 pink bows, 8 green bows and 20 envelopes so you can send a card right away! The hand colored engravings of flowers, crowns, butterflies and more in this kit are sure to please!

Keep that amazing mail coming! We love to see your work! We want to know what you’re excited about for this preview. On Monday, we will draw a winner for all three items! Have a wonderful weekend, everyone!

Xoxo,

Anna

HSN July 11th, 2018- Product Preview 1

Happy Memorial Day everyone,

I think this quote I found expresses our thoughts: “To those in uniform serving today and to those who have served in the past, we honor you today and every day.”  – Unknown. Thank you for your service.

Are you ready to kick off another exciting round of Product Previews for our upcoming 24 hour Craft Day shows on HSN July 11th? Get ready for the biggest craft day ever in celebration of HSN’s 41st Birthday. To quote my pal Helen Keaney, this day will be all Anna all the time! Our hours are midnight, 1am, 8am, 11am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm, 8pm and 11pm EST. So exciting! You know what Craft Day means: new products, more giveaways and beautiful projects!

Say hello to our brand new set of 3 Tooled Leather 3D Embossing Folders. These folders create the most intricate, pattern embossing imaginable. These 3 designs allow you to take your favorite papers to new heights. Emboss our gorgeous foil card stock, metallic papers or even ink your folders for a realistic look! There’s so much you can do with this set, and they only need minimal embellishment because the designs are so detailed.

If you missed our Treasury Autoship earlier this year, this is your chance to get the 1st of the set; Birthday and Congratulations. You’ll get 18 concentric dies and 22 stamps to create your own layerable sentiments and embellishments. You can stamp; Proud of You Grad, On Your Wedding, It’s A Boy and more to create cards for all of life’s special occasions. Also included is the magnetic sheet to perfectly store your dies and a plastic sleeve so you can put these into your Anna Griffin stamp, die or Treasury binders.

Coming back for our July 11th shows is our Window Frame Card Making Kit! Create 20 step cards with our already cut card bases, inner and outer frames, sentiments, floral stickers, colorful layers, gold foil embellishments, adhesive and envelopes and dies. These cards display beautifully, and are perfect for spring and summer ocassions such as birthdays, weddings and more!

Also, our shows on QVC UK are this Wednesday at 12pm and 6pm GMT. For our UK friends, here is your shopping list.

515694- 120 Favorite Sentiments

515748- Flower Pot Decoupage

515700- All About Him Collage Toppers

515701- Perfect Pattern Cards and Envelopes for Him

515735- Charming Collage Toppers

513397- 100 Perfect Pattern Cards and Envelopes

515776- Eleanor Papercrafting Kit

510982- Parchment Vellum Layers

510981- Parchment Tools

515775- Engraved Botanica Card Making Kit

515695- Rose Pocket Page Scrapbooking Album

510906- Gracious Giftables

515716- Shaker Card Kit with Auto Delivery

515731- Shaker Dies

515733- Shaker Supply Kit

515734- Confetti Dies

51570- 3D Ornamental Embossing Folders

515780- Fancy Flourish Dies

515764- French Fan Dies

516269- 36 Piece Foil Cardstock

515692- Cuttlebug V2 with Starter Set

515686- 3D Flower Dies

515687- 120 5×7 Metallic Layers

515689- Blooming Decoupage Card Making Kit

515768- Delicate Engravings Card Toppers

We are ready to give all three products away to a lucky blog reader! Want to win? Comment on the blog, and let us know what you are excited about on this first preview! Good luck, and we will draw a winner on Friday. Meet us right back here on Friday for Product Preview 2.

Bye for now,

Anna

Laurel Dies Graduation Scrapbook + QVC May 30th Preview 4

Hi everyone,

We hope you’ve had a great week. We have LOVED seeing your scrapbook posts on our Facebook page! There are some seriously gorgeous pages out there! Our #nationalscrapbookingmonth promotion continues here on the blog today. We have an amazing tutorial to share with you featuring our Laurel Cut and Emboss Dies with a side of serious papercrafting!

Let’s dive in!

Laurel Dies Scrapbook Page

Finished Size: 12×12 scrapbook page

Materials:

  • Anna Griffin® Gold/Ivory Cricut® Cuttlebug™ Version 3, 510-398
  • Anna Griffin® Craft Essentials Tool Kit (craft knife and cutting mat) 442-864
  • Anna Griffin® Tool ‘n One, 457-852
  • Anna Griffin® Laurel Dies, 611-006
  • (1) 12”x 12” Piece of pearl metallic cardstock
  • (2) Strips of gold foil cardstock, cut to ¼”x 12”
  • (4) Pieces of gold foil cardstock, cut to 4 ½”x 9”
  • (4) Pieces of gold foil cardstock, cut to 5”x 5 ½”
  • (1) Piece of gold foil cardstock, cut to 3 ½”x 5 ½”
  • (1) Piece of floral cardstock, cut to 4”x 6”
  • (48) Strips of floral cardstock, cut to ¼”x 4”
  • Photo, cut to 3 ¼”x 5 ¼”
  • Foam squares
  • Adhesive (tape runner)
  • Journaling tag
  • Sentiment
  • Flower and butterfly embellishments
  • Pencil

Instructions:

Using the Cricut® Cuttlebug™ and Laurel Dies, die cut and emboss the 4 pieces of 5”x 5 ½” gold foil cardstock using the largest Laurel Die and the Small Medallions Die.

Fussy cut the medallions and two of the laurel dies as shown.

Draw an oblong frame on the back of one of the 4 ½”x 9” gold foil pieces. We used one of our sticker sentiment shapes for inspiration. You can also trace around the inside of any of your cutting dies or print out the photo below and trace it!

Fussy cut the border using a craft knife.

Use the cut out as a stencil to draw the shape on the remaining 3 strips of 4 ½”x 9” pieces of gold foil cardstock as shown.

Fussy cut using a craft knife.

Using double-sided adhesive, attach 12 strips of floral cardstock diagonally on each frame, spacing evenly.

Adhere 12 strips in the opposite direction, giving a lattice appearance.

Attach to the gold foil frame bases using foam square adhesive.

Assembly:

Using double-sided adhesive, attach the two strips of gold foil cardstock horizontally across the top and bottom of the 12”x 12” piece of pearl metallic cardstock, approximately ¼” in.

Attach the 4”x 6” piece of floral cardstock to the center of the layout using foam square adhesive.

Adhere the 3 ½”x 5 ½” piece of gold foil cardstock to the center of the floral cardstock using double-sided adhesive.

Attach the photo to the center of the gold foil cardstock with double sided adhesive.

Attach one of the lattice frames on each side of the photo.

Using foam square adhesive, attach the Laurel die cut pieces as shown.

Attach embellishments, sentiment and journaling tag.

Now, let’s take a look at our last QVC UK preview before our shows on May 30th at 12pm and 6pm!

Meet your newest obsession, our French Fan Cut and Emboss Dies! This set of 5 cut and emboss dies make gorgeous Victorian inspired fans that your friends and family are going to love! You’ll get one large, intricate fan along with 2 medium, opulent fans, a tassel die and a frog for that special touch!

Our new sets of matte Foil Card stock come in gold, rose gold and silver. Included in each set are 36, 12 x 12 sheets and 36, 5×7 sheets of gorgeous foil that are begging to be cut and embossed. These papers cut like butter, and are perfect to show off all the details and dimensions of your projects!

The Cuttlebug is the machine that does it all! Cut, emboss and create with the V3 version! This diecutting machine adheres to your workstation, and works beautifully with all our dies, embossing folders and more! You’ll get an 1 A plate, 2 B plates, 1 rubber embossing mat, instruction manual, 5×7 embossing folder and coordinating 1 x 7 embossing border, Flourish Scroll metal cutting die, “Thank You” sentiment metal cutting die and”Get Well” sentiment metal cutting die.

‘Tis the season for gorgeous, dimensional flowers! This set of 27 cut and emboss dies create paper works of art each and every time! Cut and layer your favorite papers to make flowers that add dimension to your paper crafts.

What else do you need to create all of these gorgeous flowers, fans, layers and more? Our set of 120, 5 x 7 Metallic Layers of course! You’ll get 120 sheets of shimmery metallic 300 gsm card stock in our Anna Griffin perfect palette. These shades coordinate wonderfully with our stickers, patterned papers, embellishments and sentiments for a cohesive look for all your cards and scrapbook pages!

One of our newest kits, the Blooming Decoupage Card Making Kit is a breath of fresh air. You’ll get sophisticated cards and layers, gold foil layers, card inserts, envelopes, punchable die cuts, bows in two colors, swirls, sentiments and even adhesive! You can make more than 30 cards with this amazing set. This special kit also has an auto delivery for 2 more floral themed kits – Watercolor Floral (August shipment) and Painted Garden (October shipment).

 

In our newly updated web store on QVCUK.com you will find our Delicate Engravings Card toppers set that is almost an entire card kit in itself! You’ll get stunning cards, macaron colored layers, pretty floral die cuts, postcards and sentiments for any occasion.

Be prepared to be inspired by this week’s fan mail!  Thank you so much, friends!

Have a great weekend, and we will see you on Monday for the first Product Preview for our upcoming shows on HSN July 11th!

Love,

Anna