Time Saving Hacks + Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello and welcome! Today’s video shares loads of time, energy and supply-saving hacks! I am hoping you will learn a few things to help you with your crafting.

[If the video is not visible, please head HERE to YouTube to watch. All supplies are linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you. I appreciate your continued support!]

Be sure to watch the video for lots of tips and tricks! This are lots of hacks I have been doing over the years to save on time, energy, and supplies.

Here are the cards from my video along with the main products featured. For the full supply list, scroll down to the thumbnails at the end of this post.


BLUE HELLO CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Chevron Background Stamp (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Phrase Builder Hello Dies (PNK)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


HELLO AND LOVELY CARDS
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Chevron Background Stamp (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Phrase Builder Hello Dies (PNK)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


YOU’VE GOT THIS CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS) – sentiment
Pinkfresh Color Block Diagonal Die (PNK | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


THANK YOU CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Layered Script Words Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Color Block Diagonal Die (PNK | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


BETTER DAYS CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Believe In Yourself Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Simply Sentiments Hello Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Color Block Diagonal Die (PNK | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


BETTER DAYS STRIP CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Believe In Yourself Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Color Block Diagonal Die (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Simply Sentiments Hello Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


AWESOME CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio A Whole Lot of Awesome Stamp Set (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS) – for little flowers
Pinkfresh Studio Hugs and Good Vibes Stamp Set (PNK | SSS) – envelope
Pinkfresh Studio Ornate Floral Die (PNK | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


HELLO CARD
Featuring:
Pinkfresh Studio Ornate Floral Die (PNK | SSS)
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered Floral Stamp Set (PNK | SSS) – sentiment
Pinkfresh Studio Hugs and Good Vibes Stamp Set (PNK | SSS) – envelope
Pinkfresh Studio Phrase Builder Hello Dies (PNK)
Pinkfresh Studio Color Block Stripes Die (PNK | SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


BLOG HOP

Today I am part of the Pinkfresh April 2020 Stamp and Die Release Blog Hop! I will say – this is one of my favorite crafty releases so far this year. You can find all the new products HERE.

The next stop on the hop is the blog of Angelica Conrad. To find all the stops, check out THIS list.

DISCOUNT CODES

Pinkfresh Studio is offering deals on shipping through 5/7/20:

  • Use code “MAYSHIPUSA” for FREE US shipping with orders of $35+.
  • Use code “MAYSHIPINTL” for $5.50 off international shipping with orders of $35+.

GIVEAWAY

There are giveaways with this hop! Here is how you can win:

  • I will be giving away a $25 gift card to Pinkfresh Studio! For your chance, leave a comment below by 11:59pmEST on 5/7/20. (To leave a comment, head to my blog, scroll down to the bottom of this post and click the green “leave a comment” button.)
  • Pinkfresh Studio will be giving away the FULL release on their blog, and their instagram feed.

Winner will be announced on 5/8/20 on the Pinkfresh Studio Giveaway Page HERE. You must check that page to claim your prize within 2 weeks.

SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you for your support! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except the Pinkfresh Studio which were received from the company with no expectation. As always, I was not paid to do this post nor am I on any design teams. I only use products I love!) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Modern Layered…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Layered Script Words…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Layered Script Words…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio A Whole Lot of…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Chevron Background…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Nested Diamond Stamp
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Simply Sentiments…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Simply Sentiments…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Take Pride Stamp Set
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Believe In Yourself…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Believe In Yourself…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfreh Studio Hugs and Good Vibes…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Phrase Builder Hello…
[ PNK ]
Pinkfresh Studio Ornate Floral Die
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Floral Circles Dies
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Color Block Diagonal…
[ PNK | SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Color Block Stripes Die
[ PNK | SSS ]
Hero Arts Black MISTI Stamping Tool
[ SSS ]
VersaMark Ink
[ SSS ]
Pinkfresh Studio Dye Ink
[ SSS | PNK ]
Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink
[ SSS ]
Blending Brushes
[ SSS ]
Altenew Adhesive
[ SSS ]
Gina K Connect Glue
[ SSS ]
Anti Static Powder Bag
[ SSS ]
Neenah Classic Crest 110lb Cardstock
[ SSS ]
Therm O Web Purple Tape
[ SSS ]
Gemini Junior Die Cut Machine
[ SSS ]
Spellbinders Platinum 6 Die Cut Machine
[ SSS ]
Spellbinders Embossing Mat
[ SSS | SPL ]
WAffle Flower Mini Water Media Mat
[ SSS | WFF ]
Tim Holtz Tonic Glass Media Mat
[ SSS | ELH ]
Tim Holtz Trimmer
[ SSS ]
Tonic Aqua Shimmer Pens
[ SSS ]


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372 thoughts on “Time Saving Hacks + Blog Hop + Giveaway”

  1. Love these hacks, Jennifer. Many I already use but I learned a couple of new ones. The cards are also beautiful.

  2. This is an outstanding release from Pinkfresh and I want it all! You’ve done a wonderful job showcasing it and I can’t wait to try some of these “hacks.” All your cards are gorgeous.

  3. Oh boy, I love this new PinkFresh release so much!
    Your examples are very inspiring. I see a big
    purchase in my future……

  4. Thanks Jennifer for your wonderful teaching and amazing techniques. My cardmaking has improved so much because of your ideas and inspiration. Your time saving hacks are definitely creeping into my studio!

  5. This is a wonderful release. Thanks for the “hacks.” I’ll definitely be using them. Beautiful cards.

  6. Thank you so much for all of these tips! And thanks, too, for these beautiful card sample!

  7. Thank you so much for all of these tips! And thanks, too, for these beautiful card samples!

  8. I love this new release. I have quite a few favorites from this release. Gorgeous cards and helpful techniques Jennifer.

  9. I am really loving this release! So many pieces are being added to my wish list.

    The tricks in this video are so amazing. I will definitely be using some of them. Especially the sentiment strip trick.
    I love that you save or re-purpose your “scraps”!

  10. Pinkfresh has really stepped up the background stamp game for me. I’m falling even more in love with their products! and as usual, you are my favorite over-achiever in the crafty world! (I mean that in a good way) You always go above and beyond the 1-3 cards that everyone else may do. Thank you for really exploring the releases in your videos, provides us with the ability to see all the possibilities.

  11. What a beautiful and bright set of items in this release! I really enjoy watching you use the products as your design style is so unique. I’m learning so much from following you. Thank you.

  12. I love this! Thanks for sharing the beautiful products but also ways in which we can stretch our supplies a bit❤️

  13. Your cards are truly inspiring! The techniques are quite simple but often forgotten. I love that you come up with multiple cards when crafting. Thanks.

  14. I haven’t done cards for so long because of work. Being quarantine I have time and realized how much I missed making cards and also relaxing. Thanks to inspire me and also bring joy during difficult time

  15. I have loved your videos for years! Cutting the die out of the center of the mat cardstock was one of the first tips I took away from your videos years ago. I owe most of what I do from watching you. Thanks for the continued inspiration and please continue to be safe! Loving that Chevron stamp, genius for saving space.

  16. I love your videos. These are a great set of tricks to get more out of my stamping and die cutting.

  17. Hi Jennifer I really enjoy watching your videos. I have been following you for a long time and I have learned so much from you. You have definitely made a great impact on me. This is a beautiful gift that your sharing with on of us.. I’m hoping I’m the blessed one to receive this awesome gift. But if not I would like to send out a congrats to the lucky winner.

  18. What a fantastic video and group of cards! Thank you Jennifer for sharing your great tips and high lighting Pink Fresh Studio’s wonderful April release!

  19. Wow I am learning so much. I had never heard of Pinkfresh Studio before. So thank you! Gorgeous cards! You are so talented. I really like the word hello die. The colors you chose really pop too. Thanks for sharing.

  20. Wow – this was SUCH a brilliant video – the tips were all so very helpful thanks! Loved the varied products used as well – really versatile. Loved this thanks!

  21. Thank you Jennifer! You’ve just led me to discover Pink Fresh and I am beyond excited about their April release. The Modern Layered Flower stamp set is stunning, I am in love!
    Also lots of love for your Hello card, those are my colours, beautiful!!

  22. Awesome creations! I especially love the ornate flower background die card that you did last! Thanks for all the tips & tricks!

  23. Hi Jennifer! First of all, your work is beautiful! You really help get my creative juices flowing! I never would have thought of many of your ideas on my own! Thank you for that!
    Second, I’m so glad that you choose to highlight the different companies and their products. So many times I forget about them and just stick to one brand. Again, thank you!

  24. This was awesome Jennifer! I really need to try to add white ink on CS to make some backgrounds. I’ve been making CS scraps to make diagonal backgrounds but some of the dies in this release would make it easier!

  25. OMG! I am so in love with the dies and stamps you used. I can’t get over how the stamp sets come apart to get more value for the buck! Thank you Jennifer McQuire for an awesome video. You are so creative and I LOVE watching you. What fantastic tips you have given and I plan to use them in the future! Thank you also for the give away of $25 gift card to Pinkfresh Studio. I so hope to win but whoever does win, Congratulations!!

  26. I really LOVED this video and the products you used. I think I need some of the supplies you used. Well, I don’t REALLY need them, but I WANT them! 🙂

  27. I just gotta come back and get tips on creating striking cards with this new release collection by pink fresh

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