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Christine Portilla
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Blog Under Construction
 I'm currently working on sprucing things up around here.  Don't mind me.  Just figuring my way around this lovely new template from ThemeXpose . 

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Aiden's Baptism: Making My Own Party Favors
Having a baby has really made crafting a lot more exciting!  I've always enjoyed crafting for myself, but having Aiden gave it purpose.  Or maybe I'm just justifying all those previous purchases?  Either way, my baby is getting baptized this weekend and we ...

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Product Introduction: Bridesmaid Invitations
Another product I am so happy to introduce is these beautiful Bridesmaid Invitation Banners !  This is yet another product that has been percolating on my mind for a very long time, but I wasn't able to put together my vision until recently. I have always l...

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Assembling the Felt Bow
One of the coordinating add-ons for the monogram embroidered gift toppers is the 100% wool felt bows in white. They come packaged unassembled in two pieces like this.  It's super simple to put together, but pictures do make things so much easier to explain....

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Product Introduction: Handmade Gift Toppers - Embroidered Monogram Buttons
I am so excited to finally be able to introduce my newest packaging product line...Handmade Gift Toppers!  Just to give a little background on them, I first had thoughts of this line back in 2013.  Over two years ago!  I spent a lot of time scribbling on pa...

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Branding Restyle
Since my entire life has changed by becoming a mama, I've been itching to do a little restyle of my branding.  I was happy with the ribbon style font of my main logo, but I wanted a little more color.  I am in love with the results!  Slightly different font...

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On a Lengthy Hiatus
It's been a long time since I've made my presence known on the web.  Right here...here is my reason for taking my long break.  A beautiful little boy named Aiden whom I lovingly call Aideroo or Baby Roo.  Seven and a half months he has been in my life and h...

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making some birthday cards
Because I own a shop that makes paper goods, I found that a lot of my crafting involves shop production and very little of it was for personal reasons.  I felt much too unbalanced with this approach the last couple of years, and in keeping with my OLW, comp...

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Right Now
Right now ...I just finished a day of teleworking, watching the snow start to fall outside.  Thankful that I had that option today.  It's going to be a cold one tonight. Right now ...I am in the middle of reorganizing my craft room yet again.  Organization ...

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Packing Away the Cards
  The holidays are officially over and it's time to pack it all away.  I know I'm getting a later start than everyone else, but Nestor loves the seasonal decor and specially requested we keep it out a little longer.  So clean up didn't really start until th...
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