Fantabulous Cricut Save the Earth Crawl!


Welcome to Faith Abigail Designs and the SEVENTH Fantabulous Cricut Crawl...Fantabulous Cricut's version of a Blog Hop!

In honor of our Home Planet, Mother Earth, we're having a "Save the Earth" Crawl...each Design Team member will be featuring an originalUpcycled-Themed Project that includes at least one Reuseable/Recycled Item along with at least ONE Cricut Cut.

If you've come from visiting Cindy G at http://arcyscraps.blogspot.com/, you're in the right place! If you've just happened across my blog and would like to play along with our Fantabulous Cricut Crawl, start HERE Fantabulous Cricut.

Make sure to check out each DT member's blog for some awesome inspiration! There will be PRIZES along the way at our DT members' blogs, AND there will be a Grand Prize up for grabs at FCCB for one participant that submits a "Save the Earth" project at FCCB!

How fun is that?

For my project, I created a vintage inspired wedding/engagement card. This is a standard 5"x7" card.


The background shape is cut from the Elegant Edges cartridge at 5"...


...and the couple is cut from the Sweethearts cartridge at 4.5". For my recycled item, I used pages from an old book for my couple.



The sentiment shape is cut from the Lacy Labels cartridge at 2.75" and stamped with a Fiskars Wedding Quotes stamp. 


The inner card liner has been punched with a corner punch for added interest.


Now it's your turn! Let's see your Upcycled-Themed projects! Make sure to include a Cricut Cut somewhere on your project!

Next stop Holly's blog, http://ribbonsandglue.blogspot.com/. Go see what she has in store for you today... And when you're done, make sure to link up your project to FCCB's Fantabulous Cricut Crawl post to be entered into the contest!

Happy Crawling!


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Patches of Pink Design Team Post - "Little Lamb" Baby Shower Invite

This week at Patches of Pink our theme is babies! For my project, I created this sweet, lamb-themed baby shower invitation. 

All of the cuts and papers were cut from the Cricut Imagine Nursery Rhymes cartridge.


The lamb was cut at 3.8" and the layers were popped up on foam for extra dimension. 


All of the cuts and papers have been inked and I've added a pink ribbon.




The invite information was also cut at 3.8".



Products used:
Cricut cartridges: Nursery Rhymes
Paper: Recollections cardstock 

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Fantabulous Cricut Design Team Project - "Hello Kitty Bon Voyage" Card

This week at Fantabulous Cricut our theme is "On the Go" - create a project with a car, bike, train or plane. 

For my project, I created an over-sized 5.5"x8.5" going away card. 


The background doily is cut from the Elegant Edges cartridge.


The rest of the cuts are from the Hello Kitty Greetings cartridge. 




I created an inner liner for both sides of the card...


...as well an extra layer in the middle.


Products used:
Cricut cartridges: Hello Kitty Greetings and Elegant Edges
Paper: DCWV - Mango Frost and Recollections cardstock


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Getting Cricky Blog Hop! - Show Your Style

Welcome to the "Show Your Style" Getting Cricky Blog Hop!!

We're so happy you could join us for this month's Getting Cricky Design Team Blog Hop!!  We have an EXTRA SPECIAL hop for you this month -- For the past week we've been celebrating the BRAND NEW additions to our Getting Cricky team by showcasing some of our FAVORITE K Andrew Designs Stamp Art Sets...  And NOW, we'd like for you to get to know more about us and our very special Guest Designer (and former Getting Cricky Design Team Sister), Larelyn from Handmade from My Heart!!  Throughout the hop you'll be introduced to each of the Design Team Members who will each share a little about their styles and preferences for stamping!!  We hope you'll enjoy each and every project along the way, so let's get hopping... If you've hopped along from Diana then you are in the right place!! If you are just joining me from your dashboard, or reading this via email, please be sure to CLICK HERE to start at the beginning with Kristal's blog (you'll want to catch up on all the FUN!!)... Each of Kristal's stamp sets benefit charity. At least $1 per stamp set goes to benefit the charity noted on the stamp set package. Kristal is donating to the following charities: Cancer Angels, Storefront Shelter for Homeless Children, Intrepid & Fallen Heroes, E. Glaser Pediatric AIDS  Foundation, Doorways Shelter for Women & Children (Domestic Violence), Wayside House for Women, Camp Good Days & Special Times, Adopt a Classroom, and Autism Research Institute. Kristal will donate $1 for every stamp set sold, retail or wholesale to the charity noted; and over time believes this will add up to some wonderful miracles for these special people. So you can feel good that each time you purchase a K Andrew Designs art stamp set, someone around the country is receiving some good help! K Andrew's stamps are all made and assembled here in the USA, which is very important to Kristal. This ensures all product materials are safe and that jobs are being provided and maintained here in America.  You can learn even more about Kristal's stamps (and pick some up for yourself) by visiting her online store: K Andrew Designs:










Kristal's stamp sets are perfect for cards, layouts, and so much more... For my project, I'm featuring the Positive Thoughts Stamp Set. For more details or to make this set YOURS, please click on the preview:
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For my project, I created a bright and cheerful photo frame featuring very favorite stamp set, Positive Thoughts stamp set. 


 All of the papers used on this project were printed from the Cricut Imagine Kate's Kitchen cartridge...


...and the accent borders were created using the Fiskars Apron Lace Border Punch.


The dress form and dress were cut from the Formal Occasion cartridge at 7.5" and 5.5" respectively...




...the hat was cut from the Kate's ABC's cartridge at 2"...


...and the sentiment frame was cut from the Once Upon a Princess cartridge at 1.8".


The frame is accented with Recollections paper flowers and pearl accents. All cuts have been popped up on foam for added dimension. 


Products used:
Cricut cartridges: Kate's Kitchen, Formal Occasion, Kate's ABC's and Once Upon a Princess
Fiskars Apron Lace Border Punch
K Andrew's Positive Thoughts Stamp Set
Paper: Recollections cardstock

 *** Remember -- As a special THANK YOU for joining us in welcoming the new team this week, you can use the promo code "letshavefun" at checkout for 20% OFF your ENTIRE stamp purchase!!  Woot-woot!!  Be sure to take advantage of this special before it's GONE!!  :)


Now you can hop on over to your next stop: Gloria!





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Stuck On U Sketches Design Team Post - April Showers


Hi, everyone! This week at Stuck on U Sketches our theme is April Showers! 

I wanted to create a cute card with soft colors and and an encouraging sentiment. The card is cut from the Cricut Wild Card cartridge at 5", the circle layer was cut from the Plantin Schoolbook cartridge at 4"...


...and the umbrella was cut from the Tie the Knot cartridge at 3.75".


I added some Twinery Honeydew Twine and some white paper roses.


The tag sentiment is cut from the Once Upon a Princess cartridge at 1.8"...


...and stamped with a sentiment from K Andrew's Positive Thoughts stamp set. 


Products used:
Cricut cartridges: Wild Card, Tie the Knot and Once Upon a Princess
The Twinery: Honeydew Twine
K Andrew's Positive Thoughts Stamp Set
Paper: Martha Stewart Paper Pad: Baby Boy

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K Andrew's Design Team Post - "All the Way to the Moon" 12x12 Single Layout

Hi, everyone! This is my first project as an official member of K Andrew's Design Team! Krystal's stamps are very high quality and stamp perfectly every time; plus, the wonderful sentiments always inspire me to create many different types of cards, layouts and projects. I'm so excited to be a part of this wonderful Design Team!


For this project, I used the K Andrew Designs' It's Valentines! Stamp Set.


If you would like to purchase this stamp set for yourself, head over here and take advantage of this fantastic one day only sale! 

Use promo code itsvalentines for an additional 25% off this stamp set today only!
(35% off total) 
This makes the stamp set around 11.00!!!!

This is a standard 12"x12" single page layout featuring two 4"x4" photo mats. All of the patterned paper used on this layout was printed from the Imagine More cartridge.


The moon and clouds were cut from the Cricut Formal Occasion cartridge at 4.5"...


and the sentiment tag was cut from the Once Upon a Princess cartridge at 2".


The car and tree were both cut from the Sweethearts cartridge at 4.5" and 7" respectively.


Extra stars were cut from the Formal Occasion cartridge at 8.5".









To show you how versatile this stamp set is, I have included a few more projects that I have created with it, as well:





Products  used:
Cricut cartridges: Imagine More, Formal Occasion, Sweethearts and Once Upon a Princess
K Andrew Designs It's Valentines! Stamp Set
Paper: Recollections cardstock

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Hi, my name is Faith Abigail and I enjoy all forms of paper crafting. This blog features the cards, scrapbook layouts, mini-albums and 3D projects that I have created.

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