It’s Reveal Day! Don’t Be Late!

It’s almost time! Set your alarm for 9:00 PM EST, and don’t be late for our big reveal! All of the stamp sets, Die-namics, papers, backgrounds stamps, and ink cubes we’ve been showing off over the past few days will be available for purchase HERE in the MFT Boutique.

Another release brings you another fabulous class PDF and YouTube playlist featuring every single class project. Whether you prefer printed directions or are a more visual learner, we’ve got you covered. We know you’ll be as inspired by our team as we are. Download the January Class PDF HERE or check out our playlist HERE.

January 2017 Release Class #mftstamps

We want to make your shopping experience fun – not stressful, so we’ve created THIS shopping list that you can print out and check off as you fill your cart!

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One of the most important parts of shopping is saving. We offer you 3 ways to save with every purchase:

Free with $60 Cloud 9 Die-namics #mftstamps

Our Free with $60 Die-namics set is available with each qualifying order over $60 (after any discounts, before shipping and tax).

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You’ll receive FREE shipping on each retail contiguous US order over $75.

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And if you needed another reason to shop MFT, our Shop to Save discounts start at 10% for each order over $100 and go up, up, up to a savings of 20% on orders over $500.

My Favorite Things is your home for great products, great service, and great savings.

You can look at every new product in our January release, for sale TONIGHT at 9 PM EST, below. Click on any of the individual graphics to view a bigger picture, and hover over the picture with your cursor to view the product name.

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Now it’s time to announce the randomly selected winners of our January Release Countdown prizes! Thanks to all of you who took the time to leave a comment during the countdown! Five lucky commenters will win a $75 Prize to use in the MFT Boutique! Prizes will be sent directly to the winners’ email accounts tomorrow.

Countdown Day Five Winner: Gloria O’Connell (January 6, 2017 @ 00:46) 

Countdown Day Four Winner: Jennifer S. L. (January 7, 2017 @ 07:48) 

Countdown Day Three Winner: Flo (January 8, 2017 @ 19:45)

Countdown Day Two Winner: Darlette (January 9, 2017 @ 10:13)

Countdown Day One Winner: Adriana Bohusova (January 10, 2017 @ 08:49) 

Congratulations to all the winners!

The Day Is Finally Here! Our January Release Is So Close!

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We’ve reached the final day of the countdown, and we still have so much more to share. You’ll be able to shop for all of the new January Release products TONIGHT, January 10, at 9 PM EST.

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  • One winner will be randomly selected from each countdown day, and all winners will be announced at 7:30 PM EST on January 10 on the MFT Blog.

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KITSCHY KITCHEN

Kitschy Kitchen is a delightful and whimsical stamp set featuring adorable kitchen-themed images like bowls, cups, a canister set, pretty vases with abstract flowers, an oven mitt, and baking utensils as well as a plate, fruit, and a tea pot. The designs are reminiscent of ones you might have found in your mom or grandma’s cupboards, so get ready to reminisce with a modern twist! We take the guesswork out of creating by providing indicators on the stamp sheet of which stamps go together for the best results when building your vases of flowers and pretty bananas. Pair this set with the You Bake Me Happy stamp set with lots of delicious sentiments. The Kitschy Kitchen stamp set is so delectable you’ll want to lick the spoon! The coordinating Die-namics are open inside to allow you to stamp, then cut OR cut, then stamp. This feature keeps our Die-namics lightweight and allows for easy removal of the die cut from the die.

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Kitschy Kitchen Die-namics #mftstamps

Kitschy Kitchen stamp set in use #mftstamps

Handmade card from Anna Kossakovskaya featuring Kitschy Kitchen stamp set and Die-namics #mftstamps

YOU BAKE ME HAPPY

The You Bake Me Happy stamp set features a border stamp to enhance your designs as well as twelve cute and punny baking-themed sentiments appropriate for friendship, encouragement, love, miss you, and beyond. Pair this set with the Kitschy Kitchen stamp set and Die-namics for a bowlful of delicious designs!

You Bake Me Happy stamp set #mftstamps

Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring You Bake Me Happy stamp set #mftstamps

FLORAL FANTASY BACKGROUND

Personalize your projects and take some time to relax while coloring this gorgeous flowery background design with the Floral Fantasy Background stamp.

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Handmade card from Torico featuring Floral Fantasy Background stamp #mftstamps

STITCHED SENTIMENT STRIPS 

Give your sentiments a special touch with the Stitched Sentiment Strips Die-namics. You’ll find these three different options featuring flagged ends and stitching will be a versatile addition to your die collection.

Stitched Sentiment Strips Die-namics #mftstamps

Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Stitched Sentiment Strips Die-namics #mftstamps

BIG HUGS 

Sometimes all we can do for our friends who are hurting is to send them a great big hug. The Hugs Die-namics is the solution! Create major impact with this all caps one piece die that cuts four large letters and make someone’s day with your thoughtfulness.

Big Hugs Die-namics #mftstamps

Handmade card from Vika Salmina featuring Big Hugs Die-namics #mftstamps

See more of all of the products shown today by watching MFT Product Previews: January 2017 Release – Day 1 on YouTube or by watching the video below.

Did anything in our January release catch your eye? Now is the time to take a few minutes to print out the handy shopping list and make note of your must-have items.

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It’s the last day of our countdown but our Design Team is still crafting inspiring new projects! Keep on clicking to see how they’ve wound things up on this final day.

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2 Days Until the January Release

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Today’s products from the January collection provide delightful inspiration for creating projects filled with a whole lot of love. There’s also a new stamp set and Die-namics that’s a real HOOT and an alphabet stamp set filled with endless possibilities. Let’s see what’s in store today!

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  • You can enter to win by commenting on each of the five countdown posts on the MFT Blog before Noon EST on January 10. Please leave only one comment per person, per day.
  • One winner will be randomly selected from each countdown day, and all winners will be announced at 7:30 PM EST on January 10 on the MFT Blog.

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I’M OWL YOURS

Create whimsical designs with the fun-to-color wise guys in the I’m Owl Yours stamp set. You’ll find six quirky owls and hearts and arrows making this a great set to create handmade Valentine’s Day cards and tags. The cute and punny sentiments can also be used for friend, birthday, love, miss you, and all occasion cards. We think you’ll agree that the I’m Owl Yours stamp set is a HOOT! The coordinating Die-namics are open inside to allow you to stamp, then cut OR cut, then stamp. This feature keeps our Die-namics lightweight and allows for easy removal of the die cut from the die.

I'm Owl Yours stamp set #mftstamps

I'm Owl Yours Die-namics #mftstamps

Handmade card from Vika Salmina I'm Owl Yours stamp set Die-namics #mftstamps

WELL-CONNECTED ALPHABET

The Well-Connected Alphabet stamp set will be your new favorite way to personalize your cards, tags, scrapbook pages, and gifts. The pretty font in this stamp set features 26 upper and lowercase letters designed to connect into any word you choose! You’ll also find an ampersand, period, comma, exclamation point, and question mark to add to the versatility of this set. What will you spell with the Well-Connected Alphabet stamp set?

Well-Connected Alphabet stamp set #mftstamps

Well-Connected Alphabet stamp set in use #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring Well-Connected Alphabet stamp set #mftstamps

CLOUD 9

This month’s Free w/ $60 is the Cloud 9 Die-namics. Add the perfect finishing touch to your scenes with the Cloud 9 Die-namics. These small scale whimsical clouds come in 2 sizes just right for your creations using many of our cute stamp sets!

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Handmade card from Yoonsun Hur featuring Cloud 9 Die-namics #mftstamps

STITCHED HEART GRID

The Stitched Heart Grid Die-namics features a grid of 16 hearts etched for perfect placement. You can inlay hearts with card stock or use the negative of the grid for dimension. The stitched component of this Die-namics set creates 4 vertical stitch lines that provide the perfect backdrop for a grid of stitched hearts on your card.

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Stitched Heart Grid Die-namics in use #mftstamps

Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Stitched Heart Grid Die-namics #mftstamps

See more of all of the products shown today by watching MFT Product Previews: January 2017 Release – Day 2 on YouTube or by watching the video below.

Are you enjoying the January countdown? We’ve almost reached the end (that means it’s almost time to shop!) Let’s check out the projects our talented design team has created with today’s offerings.

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3 Days Until the January Release

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Today’s versatile collection features a little something for everyone, including the latest from Pure Innocence! And we’re debuting products perfect for sending a whole lot of love via snail mail, as well as a pretty new patterned paper pack. Let’s DO this!

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  • You can enter to win by commenting on each of the five countdown posts on the MFT Blog before Noon EST on January 10. Please leave only one comment per person, per day.
  • One winner will be randomly selected from each countdown day, and all winners will be announced at 7:30 PM EST on January 10 on the MFT Blog.

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YOU’VE GOT MAIL

This sweet addition to our Pure Innocence line features our girl dressed in a mail carrier’s uniform out on her daily route. The cute sentiments make this a delightful set for charming love, thinking of you, and all occasion cards. Is there a card for YOU in her mailbag? The coordinating Die-namics are open inside to allow you to stamp, then cut OR cut, then stamp. This feature keeps our Die-namics lightweight and allows for easy removal of the die cut from the die.

Pure Innocence You've Got Mail stamp set #mftstamps

Pure Innocence You've Got Mail Die-namics #mftstamps

Handmade card from Francine Vuillème featuring Pure Innocence You've Got Mail stamp set and Die-namics #mftstamps

MAILBOX

The Mailbox Die-namics includes everything you need to create a fun pieced mailbox! Layer the pieces together to create an adorable mailbox in either open or closed format and perch it atop the sturdy post. Add details with the flag (which you can position in the up or down position) and grass clumps for the base of the post. You’ll find two envelope shapes in this set — card-sized and bill-sized (we’re keeping it real!). This Die-namics is the perfect complement to our Love is in the Mail and You’ve Got Mail stamp sets. Long live snail mail!

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Mailbox Die-namics in use #mftstamps

Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Mailbox Die-namics #mftstamps

LOVE IS IN THE MAIL

The cute sentiments featured in the Love Is in the Mail stamp set are essential for sending a little bit of kindness and love in the mail. The pretty script font will be perfect for adorning your envelopes or as miniature sentiments on your Valentine, hello, thank you, miss you, love, and encouragement cards. Pair this set with the Mailbox Die-namics for the sweetest little greetings. You’ll get a lot of use out of this versatile stamp set!

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Handmade card from Donna Mikasa featuring Love Is in the Mail stamp set #mftstamps

FLOP CARD – HEART

The Flop Card – Heart Die-namics will give your designs a fun interactive feel! This die can be laid along a card’s score line to turn a plain rectangle into a shaped card with a heart popping out of the top of the card edge. You can also lay it halfway between the center card fold line and the edge of the card front to cut a half shape. The front of the card will feature the front folded halfway over, but when you pull the flap to the left, the shaped component will flop over revealing the backside. This Die-namics comes with a stitched heart that nests within the shape on the card front. It’s the perfect spot for a sentiment or any image and is a great way to make memorable Valentine’s Day cards!

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Handmade card from Inge Groot featuring Flop Card - Heart Die-namics #mftstamps

Handmade card from Inge Groot featuring Flop Card - Heart Die-namics #mftstamps

HEARTS & STRIPES PATTERNED PAPER

The Hearts & Stripes 6×6 Paper Pack provides versatile papers in a fresh color palette! Use these twelve patterned papers with stripes and hearts for backgrounds, paper piecing, landscapes, and accents.

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Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Hearts & Stripes 6x6 Paper Pack #mftstamps

See more of all of the products shown today by watching MFT Product Previews: January 2017 Release – Day 3 on YouTube or by watching the video below.

We’re down to just three more days. It’s not an easy wait but it is an enjoyable one when you have beautiful samples from our talented team! Keep on clicking to see what they’ve been up to with today’s products.

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4 Days Until the January Release

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If you’re a Birdie Brown fan, today you’ll get your fix with a super cute new set. You’re sure to be delighted by this month’s playful release! You’ll also love our new Cover-Up Die-namics as well as new scalloped edge Die-namics and a trendy geometric heart Die-namics perfect for Valentine’s Day. Are you ready? Let’s check it out!

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  • One winner will be randomly selected from each countdown day, and all winners will be announced at 7:30 PM EST on January 10 on the MFT Blog.

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OTTERLY LOVE YOU

You will otterly adore the Otterly Love You stamp set from Birdie Brown! This set features 7 lovable and playful sea otters who will steal your heart with their adorable faces and sweet and cuddly dispositions. They may be a little vain, but who can resist these positive and social guys? You can add details to your scenes with rocks, cute, fishies, and little stamped waves. The punny and clever sentiments are perfect for Valentine’s Day cards and tags as well as anniversary, love, birthday, encouragement, friend, and all occasion cards. You’ll be otterly lost without this stamp set! The coordinating Die-namics are open inside to allow you to stamp, then cut OR cut, then stamp. This feature keeps our Die-namics lightweight and allows for easy removal of the die cut from the die.

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Birdie Brown Otterly Love You Die-namics #mftstamps

Handmade card from Torico featuring Birdie Brown Otterly Love You stamp set and Die-namics #mftstamps

STITCHED SCALLOP BASIC EDGES 2

The Stitched Scallop Basic Edges 2 Die-namics (like its sister Stitched Scallop Basic Edges) includes 4 cut line only designs that leave a delicate stitch line and a sweet scallop. Create shaped card edges or delicate detailed edges with this pretty accent Die-namics.

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Handmade card from Torico featuring Stitched Scallop Basic Edges 2 Die-namics #mftstamps

ABSTRACT HEART

The Abstract Heart Die-namics is a geometric heart shape with an abstract pattern perfect for creating chic Valentine designs. Use this Die-namics as a lacy die cut or inlay different colored card stocks to create a beautiful and unique element on cards or scrapbook pages.

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Handmade card from Vika Salmina featuring Abstract Heart Die-namics #mftstamps

CHEVRON SEGMENTS COVER-UP

The Chevron Segments Cover-Up features a bold geometric pattern to dress up card backgrounds. This Die-namics creates a panel sized perfectly for an A2 card front, leaving a fine border around the perimeter. You’ll get striking and intense impact with this eye-catching design!

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Handmade card from Yoonsun Hur featuring Chevron Segments Cover-Up Die-namics #mftstamps

See more of all of the products shown today by watching MFT Product Previews: January 2017 Release – Day 4 on YouTube or by watching the video below.

We hope you’ll stick with us for the remainder of our countdown – we’re down to just four days until the January release can be all yours. To see what was created with today’s sneak peeks, keep clicking through to our Design Team member blogs.

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The January Release Countdown Begins!

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Today, we kick off our January Release Countdown – how exciting! Soon you’ll be creating adorable scenes straight out of a fairytale! Plus, we have three new Premium Dye Ink Cube sets perfect for building your ink stash. Settle in – we’re just getting started!

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  • You can enter to win by commenting on each of the five countdown posts on the MFT Blog before Noon EST on January 10. Please leave only one comment per person, per day.
  • One winner will be randomly selected from each countdown day, and all winners will be announced at 7:30 PM EST on January 10 on the MFT Blog.

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KNIGHT IN SHINING ARMOR

Your Knight in Shining Armor has arrived and what a cutie he is! The charming Knight in Shining Armor stamp set features adorable knights (one on a horse and one battle-ready replete with a sword and shield), a sweet and harmless war horse, a majestic castle, and a darling dragon. Add fun details to your scenes with the stars and cloud stamps also provided with this set. The sweet sentiments are perfect for creating friendship, anniversary, love, encouragement, graduation, get well, and all occasion designs. Pair this set with the Castle Die-namics and the Once upon a Time stamp set for extra magical scenes. You’ll find your fairytale ending with the Knight in Shining Armor stamp set!The coordinating Die-namics are open inside to allow you to stamp, then cut OR cut, then stamp. This feature keeps our Die-namics lightweight and allows for easy removal of the die cut from the die.

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Handmade card from Francine Vuillème featuring Knight in Shining Armor stamp set and Die-namics #mftstamps

ONCE UPON A TIME

Get lost in a fairytale with the super sweet Once upon a Time stamp set! You’ll be enchanted by the pretty princesses dressed in royal garments, and what fun it will be to color the castle, carriage, horse, and magical unicorn! In addition, you’ll find adorable accent stamps — from a crown and hearts to butterflies, flowers, and even a royal bird! The sweet sentiments are perfect for creating friendship, love, wedding, birthday, and all occasion cards. Pair this set with the Castle Die-namics and the Knight in Shining Armor stamp set for extra magical scenes. You’ll find your happily ever after with the Once upon a Time stamp set! The coordinating Die-namics are open inside to allow you to stamp, then cut OR cut, then stamp. This feature keeps our Die-namics lightweight and allows for easy removal of the die cut from the die.

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Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Once upon a Time stamp set and Die-namics #mftstamps

CASTLE

Create a custom fairytale scene with the magical Castle Die-namics! Layer pieces together to create a tall tower and turret, add an entrance to the castle with the cute door with embossed detail, and use the unique edge die to emulate a castle wall. You can mix and match to your heart’s content to create your very own enchanting kingdom! Show your royal colors by adding your signature color to the flag designed to fly atop the castle tower, and add detail to your castle with our English Brick Wall stencil, Small Brick Background stamp, or Brick Wall Cover-Up Die-namics. This Die-namics is the perfect complement to our Once upon a Time, Knight in Shining Armor, and Magical Dragons stamp sets! Fairytales do come true with the Castle Die-namics!

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PREMIUM DYE INK CUBES

Our Ink Cube sets allow you to build your stash of MFT exclusive inks in perfect portable, 1″ cubes. Each set includes four cubes. These sets do not match the card kit sets. Each set will feature unique colors though so there won’t be any color overlap between sets.

With our January Release, we have 3 new sets to share. Premium Dye Ink Cubes – Set 16 features Coral Crush, Persimmon, Spearmint, and Lemon Chiffon. Premium Dye Ink Cubes – Set 17 features Peach Bellini, Sno Cone, In the Buff, and Wild Wisteria. Premium Dye Ink Cubes – Set 18 features Bubblegum, Insulation Pink, Cement Gray, and Grout Gray.

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See more of all of the products shown today by watching MFT Product Previews: January 2017 Release – Day 5 on YouTube or by watching the video below.

Click through to each of our Design Team member blogs to see what they’ve created with the new January Release products. And remember, the fun is just beginning. We’ll be here every day until the new release products become available on January 10!

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It’s National Bird Day! Let’s Celebrate!

Every year National Bird Day is celebrated on January 5th. It’s a day set aside to promote avian awareness and to spotlight and celebrate these beautiful feathered friends.

Here at My Favorite Things we have a soft spot for creatures of any kind, and we have a whole flock of pretty birdies to decorate your designs. Let’s take a look at some gorgeous projects featuring several types of birds:

Handmade card from Yoonsun Hur featuring Birds of Paradise stamp set and Die-namics, Pierce Circle STAX Die-namics #mftstamps

Yoonsun features the Birds of Paradise stamp set on this vibrant shaker card.

Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Lisa Johnson Designs All Heart stamp set and Die-namics, Sheet Music Background stamp, Puffy Clouds, Wonky Stitched Oval STAX, and Tag Builder Blueprints 5 Die-namics #mftstamps

The love birds from the All Heart stamp set look super “tweet” on this card from Barbara!

Handmade card from Torico featuring Tweet Friends and Lisa Johnson Designs Spring Wreath stamp sets and Die-namics, Mini Hexagon Background stamp, Cheerful Cages, and Stitched Rectangle Scallop Frames Die-namics #mftstamps

The Cheerful Cages Die-namics is a fun way to feature any of our bird stamps like Torico did on this design.

Handmade card from Betsy Veldman featuring I’m Tweet on You stamp set and Die-namics and the Tree-mendous Die-namics #mftstamps

Guest designer Betsy Veldman featured the I’m Tweet on You stamp set in this cheery design. C’mon spring!

Handmade card from Julie Dinn featuring Birdie Brown Polynesian Paradise stamp set, Pierced Circle Frames Die-namics #mftstamps

The Polynesian Paradise stamp set features bold tropical birds and flowers. Such a sunny design from Julie!

Handmade card from Donna Mikasa featuring Miss Tiina Things with Wings stamp set and Die-namics, Grassy Edges Die-namics #mftstamps

The Things with Wings stamp set features whimsical long-legged birdies like the ones Donna used to create this sweet card.

Handmade card from Francine Vuillème featuring Birds of Paradise stamp set, Tweet Friends stamp set and Die-namics, Boutique Window Die-namics, and English Brick Wall stencil #mftstamps

Our Tweet Friends stamp set includes five fanciful feathered friends. They sure are fun to color as spotlighted in this delightful design from Francine.

Handmade card from Inge Groot featuring Rainbow Greetings stamp set, Mini Modern Blooms stamp set and Die-namics, and Laina Lamb Design Flamingos Die-namics #mftstamps

And what could be better than a flamboyance of pink flamingos? Inge goes all out with five preening flamingos die cut with our Flamingos Die-namics.

Before you go, take a look at a few of the bird related things you can buy at the My Favorite Things online store! Simply click on the photo to be taken directly to the product. If the product is currently out of stock, you can sign up for an email notification once it’s back in stock!

Happy National Bird Day, everyone!

Did You Know? – We Challenge You!

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Did you know that besides this blog, we have another to challenge and inspire you?

The MFT Challenge & Inspiration blog gives you even more of what you’re looking for with our weekly Sketch Challenge and our bimonthly Color Challenges. Perhaps you’ve made a resolution to create more? Our challenges are sure to inspire you and kickstart your creativity.

Every Wednesday, we host our Weekly Sketch Challenge. Not only is there a new sketch to try, but our design team also shares fantastic ideas and inventive takes on the sketch. Make it a date to participate each week. And you could even win up to $20 in a voucher to our store!

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Here’s a look at the sketch that debuted today, and Creative Team Member Barbara’s take on it. Pop on over and participate this week!

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Handmade card from Barbara Anders featuring Birdie Brown Toasty Greetings stamp set, Birdie Brown Warmest Wishes stamp set and Die-namics, Blueprints 20 Die-namics, Snowfall stencil #mftstamps

When you’re in a rut and need some design inspiration, you can refer to our Card Sketches and let your creativity flow! Download and print the Card Sketches PDF HERE. With over 300 sketches, you’re sure to find a few that inspire you. Keep the document handy and grab it when it’s time to create. We update every week as the new sketches debut.

Twice a month we host a Color Challenge on the MFT Challenge & Inspiration Blog. Visit us every 2nd and 4th Thursday for fresh new color combinations, inspiration from the design team, and the opportunity to participate as well as the chance to win up to a $20 gift card from MFT! Pictured below is our current color challenge. Be sure to join us! The deadline for the current challenge is Wednesday, January 11, at noon EST.

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We already have 60 color challenges under our belts, and of course we have you in mind! When you’re short on color inspiration, you can head to our Printable Resources section on the blog and find all of our color challenges in PDF form. Download it, print it, and hang it up in your craft area for quick color ideas. You can find the link HERE. We update this document every time there’s a new challenge!

In addition to the challenges, you can find Tips, Tutorials, & Techniques, customer projects in our weekly You’ve Been Spotted posts, and a weekly dose of inspiration in our Inspiration Friday posts. Be sure to subscribe today so that you don’t miss a moment of creative fun!

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Introducing Our 2017 Creative Team!

We’re kicking off the January Release Countdown on Friday so what better time than today to introduce the amazing members of our 2017 Creative Team? We’re extending a huge thank you and welcome back to alumni members.

We’re excited to continue bringing you unparalleled inspiration with this incredible group of designers and a constant supply of innovative products. Here’s to the endless inspiring projects that await us. Happy creating in 2017!

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MFTv – Watercolor Flowers

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There’s nothing like the soft effect of watercolors to create an artistic design. In this week’s episode, Stephanie creates a cheery get well card featuring watercolored flowers that she stamped with the Sketched Blooms stamp set, and she adds a simple heartfelt sentiment to finish her design. Follow Stephanie’s lead and create your own watercolored floral scene or bouquet with stamps from My Favorite Things!

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring Sketched Blooms and Essential Sentiments stamp sets #mftstamps

Handmade card from Stephanie Klauck featuring Sketched Blooms and Essential Sentiments stamp sets #mftstamps

Watch MFTv – Watercolor Flowers on YouTube or by playing the embedded video below. To be entered into the weekly drawing, be sure to leave a comment on this video on our YouTube channel – the winner will be selected from there!

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