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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Hearts of the West Blog Hop - Brushed

Welcome to the Hearts of the West team blog hop!

If this is your first time joining us you will love it! It features Close to my Heart Consultants from all over Canada showing you their projects. The Hearts of the West team was founded by Nancy Klein.

This months challenge is our Brushed paper pack, brought to you by the new Annual Inspirations, hand picked from Nancy Klein.

Brushed Frame

My Creations Journaling Cards Box with cards below

2 of the sample cards

To create my fun projects, including the frame (sorry this frame is now retired as well as the My Creations Journaling Cards box and an assortment of cards (not all shown above), I used the following products that you can purchase by visiting my website at or contacting me.

Brushed Paper Packet - X7190B - $10.95
Brushed Complements - X7190C - $5.50
Brushed Assortment - Z3013 - $7.75
Capture the Day Stamp Set - Z1165 - $7.75 (This is one of my most favorite, versatile stamp sets and it's a great price too!)
Bitty Sparkles - Z1263 - $3.25
Pink Shimmer Trim - Z1986 - $5.50
Assortment of Shin Han Touch Twin Marker - $6.50 each
3DFoam Tape - Z1151 - $6.50
Bonding Memories Glue - 1512 - $8.75
White Value Pack Cards and Envelopes - X254 - $16.50

Some of my most favorite Close to My Heart products are the Shin Han Touch Twin Markers and the Colorless Blender Marker as well as our 3D Foam Tape and Shimmer Trim!

If you came from Kim Loewen's Blog then you're in the right place, this is a go around blog hop so you can start anywhere! Just in case, the full list will be at the bottom. So, as always, grab your coffee, tea, water, relax, and hop around the team with us.

Your next stop is Chantal Pearson's Blog.

Thanks for joining us this month and come back next month to see what creative projects we can bring to you! Thank you for stopping by and please feel free to leave a comment.

I am planning a 2 day crop in Cochrane in March! If you are interested in attending, please send me an email or phone call to get more details!

Nancy K.


  1. I love love what you have done with everything. That frame is so pretty!!

  2. The paper you chose really works with that frame. Great idea!

  3. Great projects! Love how you embellished the frame and I love your doodle lines on the cards.

  4. I love the frame with this paper, so pretty. What fun projects.

  5. I love the frame and the box with all the embellishments. This paper pack an the Seaside I think are my favourite.

  6. great card and other projects! love them!

  7. Cute frame..wish I had ordered a few more.

  8. Awesome job Nancy! I've been looking at my frame wondering what to do with it and I just may have some inspiration now :)

  9. What a great frame! Love the embellishments!

  10. These are gorgeous, Nancy!!! I LOVE the frame the most though!

  11. Great projects, I just totally love that frame.