ALTENEW PAINT-A-FLOWER: ANEMONE RELEASE BLOG HOP

5.22.2020



Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Paint-A-Flower: Anemone Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Laurie Willison, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Ashlea Cornell. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW MAY 2020 WASHI TAPES RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

5.19.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew May 2020 Washi Tapes Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Svitlana Shayevich, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Amber Rain Davis. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

BELLA BLVD: MAY MOOD BOARD INSPIRED LAYOUT

5.17.2020


Hey, Crafty Friends! This is Maryám and I'm so excited to be back here today with a new project inspired by the sweet Bella BLVD May Mood Board.

First of all, let's start by taking a look at this month's mood board.

ALTENEW MAY 2020 STAMPS/DIES/STENCILS RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

5.12.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew May 2020 Stamps/Dies/Stencils Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Lydia Evans, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Nathalie DeSousa. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW: 3 CREATIVE WAYS TO USE RADIAL STARS COVER DIE

5.10.2020


Hello, crafty friends! This is Maryám and I am so happy to be back here. For today’s post, I am going to be working with the new Radial Stars Cover Die and I will be sharing three fun different ways on how to use this awesome cover die.

BELLA BLVD: SWEET LAYOUT FEAT. CUT FILES

5.08.2020

Hey Crafty Friends! This is Maryám and I'm back here to share a brand new layout.  It's Cut Files Week over at the Bella BLVD Studio Blog and today I'll be featuring the gorgeous 318452 Floral Tree on my project.

BELLA BLVD: iNSD LAYOUT

5.02.2020

Happy International Scrapbooking Day, Friends! This is Maryám and I'm so excited to be back here on this very special day for all of us scrapbookers sharing a fun layout I created using some of the beautiful Bella BLVD Cut Files.

ALTENEW + THE DAILY MARKER WATERCOLOR THERAPY BLOG HOP & GIVEAWAY

5.01.2020

Hello and Welcome! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the 2nd Altenew + The Daily Marker Color Therapy Blog Hop. If you are coming from the lovely Amy Tan, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is Lisa Spangler. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

I'm especially excited about today's hop because Altenew is collaborating with the amazing Kathy Racoosin from The Daily Marker to inspire crafters to find joy through coloring. Kathy is celebrating her 16th 30 Day Coloring Challenge until 5/7/2020. Please encourage your followers/blog visitors to participate in the 30 Day Coloring Challenge by coloring something and share it on social media using the hashtag #TheDailyMarker30Day. We hope they find “Me Time” and enjoy the benefits that coloring will give. Sounds fun, right?! :)

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: SCHOOL AT HOME LAYOUT

4.23.2020

Looking for some ideas on how to document those days staying at home? Today I'll be sharing a fun layout I created to document the "school at home" situation during the quarantine using the School Days Collection.

ALTENEW PAINT-A-FLOWER: HYDRANGEA RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

4.22.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Paint-A-Flower: Hydrangea Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from the sweet Therese Calvird, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Mindy Eggen If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW: QUICK & EASY WATERCOLOR FLORAL LAYOUT

4.19.2020

Hello Friends and Welcome to my blog! I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy during this crazy time. This is Maryám and today I’m bringing you some scrapbook inspiration featuring the gorgeous 6 x 8 Sweet Nothings Stamp Set.

ALTENEW APRIL 2020 STAMPS/DIES/STENCILS/STAMPING MAT/SEQUINS RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

4.17.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew April 2020 Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Stamping Mat/Sequins Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Vicky Papaioannou, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Sveta Fotinia. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

BELLA BLVD: MOOD BOARD INSPIRED LAYOUT

4.16.2020

Hello Friends! This is Maryám and I'm so excited to be back with a new project inspired by the gorgeous April Mood Board.

First of all, let's start by taking a look at this month's mood board.

ALTENEW: EASY FLORAL LAYOUT USING 6 X 6 PAPER PADS

4.10.2020

Hey, crafty friends! This is Maryám and I’m so excited to be back here. Today, I’m going to be working with the beautiful and very versatile Cheerful Meadow 6×6 Paper Pack from Altenew to create an easy and simple 8 1/2″ x 11″ inches layout.

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: DIY COLORING CLIPBOARDS FOR KIDS

4.08.2020

During these crazy uncertain times, our lives are changing in ways we would never imagine and our reality is now a different one. Since most of us are staying at home right now, I thought it would be fun to share some simple DIY coloring clipboards to make with the kids.

ALTENEW 6TH ANNIVERSARY BLOG HOP DAY 2 + GIVEAWAY

4.03.2020


Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew 6th Anniversary Blog Hop. If you are coming from Keren Baker, you are in the right place! :) If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW BUILD-A-FLOWER: TORCH GINGER RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

4.01.2020

Hello Friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Build-A-Flower: Torch Ginger Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Mindy Eggen, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Kelly Griglione. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

1 STAMP 3 WAYS FEAT. ALL THINGS ORANGE + VIDEO!

3.31.2020

Hello, friends! This is Maryám and today I’m going to be focusing on and sharing some ideas on how to use the gorgeous All Things Orange Stamp Set. This 6 x 8 stamp set features whimsical line art, including mountains, butterflies, flowers, etc., round silhouette, plus 10 inspiring sentiments. In addition, there is also a coordinating die available which works perfectly with the stamp set.

BELLA BLVD: SPRING LAYOUT

3.27.2020

Hello Friends! Maryám here with a new project featuring the gorgeous Squeeze the Day Collection. This week it's all about spring and there can't be spring without flowers, right?! That is why I decided to create lots of them for today's page.

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: HAPPY LAYOUT FEAT. NEW STAMPS!

3.25.2020

Hey there friends! Have you seen the brand- new stamps from Doodlebug Design? 8 new gorgeous sets with endless possibilities and I'm so excited to be playing with some of them. For today's post, I have created an 8 1/2 x 11" inches layout and I'm going to show you fun ways on how to incorporate stamping into your pages.

ALTENEW PAINT-A-FLOWER: IRIS & WATERCOLOR ESSENTIAL SET RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

3.22.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Paint-A-Flower: Iris & Watercolor Essential Set Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Nicole Watt, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Amber Rain Davis If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW: SPRING LAYOUT + VIDEO!

3.18.2020

Hey, crafty friends! This is Maryám and I’m so excited to be back on the Altenew Scrapbook Blog. Today I’m going to be working with the beautiful Mix & Match Mariposa Die Set to create a fun mixed media spring layout.

ALTENEW MARCH 2020 STAMP/DIE/STENCIL RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

3.17.2020

Hey there friends! I'm Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew March 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Kelly Griglione, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Seeka. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

BELLA BLVD: THIS IS ME LAYOUT

3.16.2020

Hello Friends! This is Maryám and I'm so excited to be here with my first post as part of the 2020 - 2021 Creative Team. For today's post, I have a very special project. In case you didn't know, March 14th is National Write Your Story Down Day. I love this day because it reminds us to take a moment and tell our story. You may think that there is nothing to tell, but once you start writing then you can't stop.

ALTENEW MINI DELIGHT: STRENGTH RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

3.15.2020

Hey there friends! I'm Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the first-ever Altenew Mini Delight: Strength Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Laurie Willison, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Erum Tasneem. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: BLOOM & GROW LAYOUT

3.11.2020

One of my favorite things from the Love Notes Collection are the flowers from the "I pick you" Odds & Ends set. If you have already seen my previous projects using this collection you will know that I have used these beautiful flowers before, but today I'm going to share a new and different way of how to use them.

ALTENEW MARCH 2020 WASHI TAPES RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

3.10.2020

Hello Friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew March 2020 Washi Tapes Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from the Altenew Card Blog, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely LauraJane. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW BUILD-A-FLOWER: CANTERBURY BELLS RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

3.01.2020

Hello Friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Build-A-Flower Canterbury Bells Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from the Altenew Scrapbook Blog, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the LauraJane. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: A DREAM COME TRUE - MINI ALBUM

2.26.2020

Hey, Crafty Friends! I don't travel very often but when I do I make sure to document it! Last year, I got a chance to attend the Creativation 2019 show held in Phonix Arizona and it was so much fun. Since this was my very first time visiting the United States and because I had taken a lot of photos during the trip, I decided to create a mini album.

ALTENEW FEBRUARY 2020 STENCILS/DECALS/STAND-ALONE DIES RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

Hey there friends! I'm Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew February 2020 Stencils/Decals/Stand-alone Dies Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Nicole Watt, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Kelly Griglione. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW PAINT-A-FLOWER: ROSE RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

2.22.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the second Altenew Paint-A-Flower: Rose Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from the Altenew Card Blog, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely LauraJane If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW STAMP FOCUS: EXOTIC GARDEN + VIDEO!

2.16.2020

Hello, friends! This is Maryám and today I’m going to be focusing on and sharing some ideas on how to use the gorgeous Exotic Garden Stamp Set. This 4 x 6 stamp set features a beautiful hand-drawn floral bouquet making it perfect for different coloring techniques. In addition to that, there is also a coordinating die available which works perfectly with the stamp set.

ALTENEW FEBRUARY 2020 STAMP/DIE/STENCIL/WATERCOLORS/CUTTING MAT RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

2.13.2020

Hey there friends! I'm Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew February 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil/Watercolors/Cutting Mat Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Vicky Papaioannou, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Keeway Tsao. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: LOVE LAYOUT

2.12.2020

Valentine's Day is around the corner and today I am going to share with you how to create a quick layout to document some sweet memories. The other day I was searching through some old photos and I found one that I knew would work perfectly with the Love Notes collection

ALTENEW: FLORAL LAYOUT + HOW TO VIDEO!

2.10.2020

Hello, crafty friends! I hope you are having a fantastic day. This is Maryám and today I am going to be sharing with you how to create a CAS floral layout featuring the new Mod Vases Die Set and the Build-A-Flower Triumph Tulip Set.

ALTENEW BUILD-A-FLOWER: BEGONIA RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

2.01.2020

Hello Friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Build-A-Flower Triumph Tulip Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Vicky Papaioannou, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the Altenew Scrapbook Blog. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: FAMILY LAYOUT FEAT. FLORAL STAMPS

1.30.2020

Have you ever used stamps on layouts? Most people think stamps are for cards but I personally think that you can use them in all kinds of projects including scrapbook layouts. In today's post, I am going to be sharing with you some ideas on how you can incorporate stamped images into your layouts.

ALTENEW DIE HIGHLIGHT: MOUNTAIN DIE + VIDEO!

1.26.2020

Hello, crafty friends! This is Maryám and I am so happy to be back here. For today’s post, I am going to be working with the brand new Mountain Die Set and I will be sharing three projects and ideas on how to use this awesome die set.

ALTENEW JANUARY 2020 STAMP/DIE/STENCIL RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

1.24.2020

Hello and Welcome! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew January 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Kelly Griglione, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Jenny Colacicco. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

ALTENEW PAINT-A-FLOWER: POPPY RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

1.22.2020

Hey, crafty friends! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the first-ever Altenew Paint-A-Flower Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from the lovely Virginia Lu, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the Altenew Scrapbook Blog. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: SO SWEET LAYOUT

1.16.2020

Who doesn't love flowers?! I love flowers and that's why I was so excited to see the "I pick you" Odds&EndsTM set from the Love Notes Collection. Included in this set are 94 die-cut cardstock pieces with images of flowers, leaves, stems, and hearts which make them perfect to create a layout full of beautiful floral scenes.

ALTENEW: HOW TO MAKE A LAYOUT FT. COLOR WHEEL DIE

1.09.2020

Hello, crafty friends! This is Maryám I’m so excited to be back here with my first post of the year. For today’s post, I have created a layout that features one of my favorite stand-alone dies, the Color Wheel Die. One of my favorite things about this die is that it is very versatile and can be combined with any stamp or die you want.

ALTENEW BUILD-A-FLOWER: TRIUMPH TULIP RELEASE BLOG HOP + GIVEAWAY

1.07.2020

Happy New Year! I’m Maryám and I'm so excited to be a part of the Altenew Build-A-Flower Triumph Tulip Release Blog Hop. If you are coming from Laurie Willison, you are in the right place! :) Your next stop in the hop is the lovely Ashlea Cornell. If you get lost, you can always go back to the Altenew Card Blog or check out the entire blog hop list at the end of this post. There is also a fun giveaway, so be sure to read all the way to the end!

JILLIBEAN SOUP: USING A SILHOUETTE CUT FILE ON A SCRAPBOOKING LAYOUT

1.03.2020

Happy Thursday friends! Maryám here to share a new project using one of the awesome Jillibean Soup Cut Files. In case you didn’t know, Jillibean Soup offers a huge variety of cut files over at Silhouette Design Store, and today I’m going to working with one called- 304966 Thankful Grateful Blessed.

DOODLEBUG DESIGN: WINTER WONDERLAND LAYOUT

1.01.2020

Hey Friends! Happy New Year! One of my favorite things from the Winter Wonderland collection is the cute animals, especially the doodle-popsTM ones. For today’s project, I was inspired by them and the “hit the slopes” paper and so I created my very own little forest scene.