so we are still on a major card kick!!! but with good reason... october 3 is world card making day. we want you to put your best foot forward... so for some inspiration here is a cheery little video from our friends at two peas.
we made it to the weekend!
our friday winner is shawna!! she had a running hippo on her blog that snagged her the win. of course we poked around to see what other sassafras-y bits of awesome she had and found a lot! take a look:
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hope you lovelies have the best weekend!!
okay... we know our monsters aren't that scary... from the looks of your projects it looks like our monsters are downright friendly. here are some projects we have seen with our little buddies.
looks like our buddies made their way to australia and made friends with a black cat.
and look at these cute little monsters.
show us more!!
mosh posh has been mixing and matching kits since 2005. they sure do have a way with combining paper and embellishments. their september kit "fabulous finds" is chock full of sassafras. here is a ton of eye candy from their design team. . .
sweet job lovely ladies! check out the mosh posh blog for even more!
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in the meantime, how are those cards coming along? we wanna see how you are using sassafras to make someone's day.
we hope you have the best day!!
hello! welcome to monday!
we want to thank you for making our day. some of you have sent some cuuuuute cards thanking us for prizes or your special warehouse orders. we love getting these little gems and when we get a card or a heartfelt email, we really get a boost of spirits. we've also seen some of the cuuute sassafras cards you've been creating to make someone else's day.
so here is some inspiration. your challenge for the week is to make a card and make someone's day. do it!!
lexi made us this card to thank us for her box of prizes. we went bananas when we saw it.blog.
sassafras makes it soooo easy. so get out your sass stash. make a card. and go ahead... make someone's day.
we want to see what you've dreamed up. . . so show us your stuff while you're at it.
thank you. xoxoxo.
hello!!! it's the end of the week and time to announce our random blinkie on the blog winner.
congratulations jenny!! scrappin' jen claims she is, without a doubt, sassafras' biggest fan. all jen needed to win was a blinkie on her her blog. we took a peek and found mr. hedgehog AND a treasure trove of sass awesome. even her blog header is sassafras! check these out:
keep posting blinkies on your site and we will keep looking for winners!
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have a good weekend! what fun things are you doing?
the lovely lilibee on our design team has been a busy little bee. have you checked out her blog lately? you should... because you'll find these dreams and more:
she's awesome, don't you think?
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we think you're awesome too. we are wowed by all the projects we are seeing. so keep posting links to what you have been working on. we wanna see what all the busy blogger bees have been creating!!
has everybody seen the popular blog cute overload? it's cute. like wayyyy cute. their goal is to find the finest in cute and serve it up in excess on their site. it's the perfect blog to visit for a daily dose of awwwwwww!!! ohhhhhh!!!! cuuuuuuute!!!
for reals... how cute is this?
and seriously... how cute is this little buddy? he got attacked by a raccoon but was able to regain mobility with the help of furniture sliders. ummmm. cute.
if you want to check whether or not something is cute, the website has broken down some rules of cuteness.
rule: nuzzable chests are cute.
rule: floppy limbs are cute.
rule: getting caught doing something bad is cute.
i have been seeing a whole lot of cute coming from you lovelies lately. projects so super cute, i think we can add our own rules of cuteness to the list.
rule: messy babies and monsters are cute. thank you ash marie.
rule: daddies with sidekicks and monsters are cute. thank you diana.
rule: a kid in adult glasses decorated with pretty sassafras papers is cute. thank you tammy.
rule: a monster ripping out of the corner of a page is cute. thanks again tammy. you know cute!
and there's more to this page? cute.
and the final rule: mustaches on babies are really really cute. thank you yvonne.
are you on cute overload yet? i can't get enough. share some more!!! and leave a comment telling me what the cutest thing is.
welcome to monday. hope you had a good weekend! we had a fun and busy time at scrapbook usa on friday and saturday. we were excited to meet some of you and hope you are loving all the goodies you picked up.
a million memories is a monthly kit club and scrapbook store. we have featured them before... but want to showcase them again because their september kit "office space" is full of sassafras!
their design team did an awesome job of giving sassafras a starring role in their designs so we want to show off their hard work. click on any image to be taken to their gallery for even more ideas.
what an awesome kit and an awesome team. go on over and check em out.
and keep checking here for more!
our end of summer vacation ended up being a tad bit longer than we expected... but we missed you while we were away!! now that school has started, we are back in action and aiming for perfect blog attendance! and since we're a year older and wiser too, we are going to try some new things to make the grade... so stay tuned for new ideas, tutorials, and, of course, contests galore.
tomorrow (11 september) and saturday (12 september) sassafras will be taking a field trip to the Original Scrapbook USA Expo. we are excited to see what's in store for us. if you live in town or just happen to be visiting this weekend, gather up all the paper crafters you know and go to the show!! the show is open tomorrow from 9:00 am for you early birds until midnight for the night owls; saturday the hours are 10:00 am until 6:00 pm. we have put together some sweet kits at an even sweeter price and will also have tons of our embellishments. we want to meet you so come stop by!!
today we want to show off a page by jingjing nickel. she left a comment with a link to her blog; we were not disappointed with what we found!! jingjing loves monstrosity... so much so she composed a little sonnet! we love that she had to break out a little shakespeare style to share her true feelings! visit her blog to read her expression of love. here is her page.
awesome!! it's our first day back so we want to see what else we've been missing!! show off what you have done with all the new sassafras. and tell us what else you've been up to!