Martha Stewart Circle Edge Punch:: A New Way to Get Around Your Projects

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Let's say you had someone ask if you wanted to try out the newest tool from Martha Stewart.  You'd say "yes" right?!? Then you can believe I was super excited when I was asked!  Martha is always coming out with the latest and greatest and this tool is right there with the rest. Let me introduce you to the Circle Edge Punch! Martha Stewart will be on HSN on Nov. 13 to launch the Circle Edge Punch and its amazing features: Punch a continuous, die-cut border in 7 different sizes for paper up to 12 inches No pre-cutting of paper is necessary Trims the paper while punching--one of my favorite features! Great for creating paper crafts such as doilies, cards, decorations and placemats Additional circle edge punch cartridges are available for a wide range of punch designs.  I can't wait to see what they are! The Circle Edge Punch will be available exclusively on HSN and HSN.com while supplies last—and once they’re gone, the Circle Edge Punch … [Read more...]

Stenciled Vintage Pyrex Dishes

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I've fallen in love with vintage Pyrex dishes.  Have you seen these?  Fun colors and some with fun patterns and prints.  In one of my recent thrift store runs I picked up a couple dishes and just knew that something fun would be in store for them.  I received a challenge from Studio 5 to use a Martha Stewart stencil set  in a fun unique way.  My dishes came to mind and I was super excited.   I wanted to make these dishes pop with color.  I got some fun, bright paint colors from the Martha Stewart paint line and carefully chose which stencils I wanted to place on each dish.  That was the hard part because the stencil set I got had so many fun stencils. First off, I cut my stencil out so it would fit inside my dishes and taped it down.   I used the Martha Stewart sponge pouncers to apply the paint.  Be careful not to get too much paint because it will bleed underneath the stencil.  The best bet is to apply a few thin coats so that you can get a nice … [Read more...]