Product Spotlight & Freebie Friday: My Mind’s Eye Love Me Collection….Enter to Win & Last Week’s Winner

Welcome to regular Freebie Friday Feature.  Each Friday on the Paper Crafter’s Library Blog we spotlight a product that we’ve used and love, we show you some project ideas using that product (including a free video tutorial for one of the projects), and then, we do a give-away.

This week we’re spotlighting a fun collection by My Mind’s Eye called “Love Me”.  It comes with 9 sheets of double-sided cardstock pper and 1 sheet of perforated elements.  Among the many things I love about this collection is that along with the traditional reds and pinks of Valentine’s – it adds in an unexpected pop of color – the light blue.  This is something that they do with many of their collections – throwing in one of more unexpected colors – and I LOVE IT!  In this collection you’ll also see a number of trendy elements incorporated into the patterns – things like doilies, banners, vintage ads, bingo style, text, notebook paper etc.

For our free video we’re going to show you how to make this cute little “Be Mine” Valentine’s Treat Pouch created using paper from the Love Me collection.

You can see a close-up of the collection as well as watch a video tutorial on how the pouch was made here:

 

Download the PDF Handout HERE

Here are a couple of other projects using that collection which we’ve posted over the last few weeks.  The first is this “Be My Valentine” card with a heart shaped window.

The next project is this U Rock card which is perfect for a teen:

Finally, there’s this smitten card, which I like because it’s not overtly feminine so it would be great for a guy:

All of these last three projects have video tutorials and pdfs available to our Paper Crafter’s Library members in our Video Library.  

 And, now finally, the winner of the last week’s Freebie Friday for the Fancy Pants Designs Love Story Collection:

And the winner is………………

Congratulations Ellen!  We are so sorry for your loss and hope that this might bring a little smile to your face.  To claim your prize please email us at customerservice@papercrafterslibrary.com.

My Mind’s Eye Love Me Collection Give-Away

In order to enter to win this collection please leave us a comment in the comments section of this post – we’d love to hear your thoughts on our blog, and what you’d love to see in this coming year!  The winner for the Love Me collection will be drawn and announced next Friday!

 

335 replies on “Product Spotlight & Freebie Friday: My Mind’s Eye Love Me Collection….Enter to Win & Last Week’s Winner”

  1. I would use this beautiful paper collection to make Valentines for all the special people in my life!!!

  2. WOW this paper line is a beauty! I could really use it for my projects. Thanks for the opportunity to win.
    Diane

  3. I simply love your ideas!! I get excited when I check my mail and there is a message from you guys! <3 So creative and fun! This year is going to be filled with lots of learning for me. I'm planning on going to at least 2 conventions so I can get even more familiar with the products out there so I can get even better with the items I make! Thank you for sharing your great ideas!

  4. What a beautiful “Be Mine” Valentine’s Treat Pouch! The videos make it so easy to follow the directions. The papers would be awesome to make Valentines treats for all my friends we left behind when moving to another state after retirement. I am a US Marine Corps retiree and hubby is a Veteran as well, so we are on fixed income. I love making treats and sending back to my fellow friends and comrades. Thank you for providing such beautiful works of art and supplies and being so generous with you generous give-aways.

  5. In the last few years I have become a fan of crafting, always looking for more paper and ideas. Thank you for creating this site and making the insturctions so easy to follow. BTW, would love to have this paper as well.

  6. This package looks like it would be a lot of fun to work with. I really like your Valentine’s card samples provide today. They will work so well with a lot of leftover Valentine’s paper in my stash, lol….

  7. Can’t wait to try this tutorial. I can’t think of any changes/additions to your blog. I’m always inspired each time I check in. Would love to win this bundle of papers. Thanks for sharing!

  8. Love your directions in the videos you post and I love being a charter member of Paper Crafter’s! Thank you for the nice anniversary gift you sent to all your loyal customers! Happy 1st Anniversary!

  9. This is an uber sweet giveaway!!! Thanks so very much for allowing me to glean from you. Your site is such an inspiration to all. Of course everyone can always improve—but why try to fix what is not broken??? Happy Anniversary!! be blessed Beyond Measure
    PS–guest designers?

  10. I have always loved Valentine’s Day, but like Ellen last week, I lost my best friend (my husband) a couple months ago so this will be a very different year for me. But I know my family (esp. my grandchildren) will love to receive my hand-crafted cards and gifts, so I will keep up my tradition. Thank you for your creations that always encourage me. God bless you

  11. I love the fact that you will be combining the library and the blog together! I have enjoyed your site so much…I found you thru Facebook! I always look forward to new posts, as they always inspire me 🙂
    Thanks for this opportunity!

  12. Your blog is amazing, keep up the good work. I’d love to see somemore stamping ideas. s for this giveaway-WOW-I love the “love” paper and card you made. I could make good use of this if I should be so lucky as to win.

  13. I LOVE the “love me” collection! My mind is already going at full speed just thinking about all the kewl cards I could make from that collection! You continue to inspire my creativity with all your wonderful ideas! Thank you!!!
    Yuki

  14. What a lovely way to display your Valentine treats for your loved ones. I would love to have a chance to win this Valentine collection of papers.
    I have just joined your group and am enjoying all the new ideas you have.
    Happy Anniversary and many many more!

  15. Thank you for always sharing your heart felt ideas! Valentine’s day is one of my favorite holidays and I am looking forward to making something for all my love ones!

  16. As usual….just the cutest. And I must say it is a fairly easy project which would be good for a class with newbies!! Thanks again for sharing…you really so have great ideas.

  17. I don’t make many Valentine’s but I could use this collection for other cards too! Of course, first I’d make one for my hubby before I made the other cards. As to what I would like to see……Of course, more cards. Maybe some in a shabby chic style, or Vintage feminine…
    Thanks for the opportunity to win and give my input.
    Pamela

  18. Another wonderful creation! I love all of your wonderful ideas and can’t wait for the next. please enter me in the comtest

  19. Great job on these projects. I love the U Rock card. I would like to see more vintage cards. I am trying to play around with layering and the vintage style myself, but just not getting it quite right.

    seedstlc at distirbutel dot net

  20. I would love love love to win this beautiful collection to make special pages of my grandbabies!!!!!!

  21. Love this collection. It is so much more than just valentines. I can’t wait to make these treat holders for my grandkids’ classmates.

  22. I would love to see more of the same fantastic projects that you’ve already been doing over the next year! It gives me so much inspiration each week to browse through your creative ideas and read some of the great ideas in the comments. 🙂 This collection is fantastic, and what a great name “Love Me”… just in time to make Valentines!

  23. OMG I so love watching your videos. I have downloaded and saved every christmas week you sent. You always have excellent, exciting ideas. What an inspiration.
    Thanks!!!

  24. Congrats to last weeks winner..Ellen!

    This week’s papers are fabulous! I would love to win them!!!! I really like the cards too.

    Thank you for providing a great video tutorial… cute! I wish i could take advantage of the membership special, but it’s “not in the cards” right now.

  25. Every week I enjoy going onto your website to see something new to learn. I’m new at crafting and your site has been so rewarding. It’s probably the first site I look at in the morning and the last when I’m turning off my computer in the evening. So much to explore and learn!

  26. I send my warmest sympathies to Ellen Wright. My prayers are with her as she deals with the loss of her beloved husband.
    Beautiful collection from My Mind’s Eye. Terrific project.
    Thanks for sharing and for the chance to win the collection.

  27. I have been following your website for about a year and love the cards that I find there. Keep up the good work.

  28. OMW! These creations are simply gorgeous! I was telling my gal pal Deb, I don’t have a lot of Valentine’s Day products. I have to make 30 treat/gifts for my grandson, Zackary class at school. The little pouch you made int he video would be perfect and World Market is just up the road from me! I’ll be busy as a beaver if I get lucky and win this kit! Thanks for the opportunity. Happy Friday the 13th!!

  29. Love the videos and paper collection – I would love to use those patters with the treat cups when I make Valentine’s for my kids! Thanks for sharing!! 🙂

  30. I really enjoy your blog and the great ideas you provide. I would love to see birthday card ideas for kids and men…those are the two types of cards I have a hard time creating on my own.

  31. to win this paper collection would be lovely as i do not have any valentine/love type paper or embellishments thanks for this chance

  32. This is really cute…and I love the Tombo velcro. I think I’ll have to pick some of that up next time I’m in a store that carries it. Thanks Andrea….

  33. Oh, I saw this beautiful paper at my LSS and it is wonderful. I LOVE your samples and LOVE the opportunity to win this paper set!!!!

  34. I attended a workshop recently and we used lots of products from this line. I would love to win and use them for all my Valentines!!

  35. I would love to win this paper…I belong to a monthly card making club and it would be great to use when makeing all the girls in the club a card. thanks for the opportunity…Jan

  36. I enjoy viewing your blog as it has great ideas and is very user friendly. What I would like to see in the coming year is more of your wonderful stamping ideas – I love the cards and the gift items that you showcase here!

  37. I would like to see the same variety you always show. I love to stamp and use different designer papers. Thanks for a chance to win.

  38. My sympathy to Ellen. I lost my husband 7 years ago, also very unexpectedly. It does get easier as time goes by. It is the waiting that is tough! Remember the good times & see that your kids focus on that too. It will help them more than you think!
    I would love to win these goodies this week! Can’t wait to try this project!!!!
    Joan!!!

  39. I have to tell you how much I enjoy your ideas and your tutorials are so easy to follow!! I look forward to your emails and I eagerly try so many of your ideas!! I am growing in leaps and bounds and I thank you for that! Happy 1st Anniversary and thank you for the opportunity to win. I like to make little treats for my co-workers, who all rave when they receive something special from me! Once again, thank you!!

  40. Your website is a top favorite. I believe I’m signed up for everything you offer. Thank You so much.

  41. Beautiful papers and cards! I love Valentine’s Day crafts…actually everything about Valentine’s Day. This year my husband and I will be celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary on February 14th!!

  42. Thanks for the opportunity to win this amazing set. All the “Valentines” in my life (especially my hubby) will receive a special card. It’s so important to show caring every day. Sympathy to Ellen.

  43. Great paper for some wonderful projects,….I see cards, scrap pages, 3 d ideas and lots of love put out with paper….thanks for sharing your talent…

  44. First of all….VERY cute Valentine’s day cards!! And second, I would love to have some of this paper to make cute Valentine’s cards for my hubby and my boys!! Thank you for the chance to win these!

  45. Happy anniversary to you! As for projects for this year, you should keep up with the cards, but some quick and easy treat holders would be a great idea.

  46. Hi Andrea I enjoy your projects and great ideas–thanks for all you share. I do hope I am lucky this time and will be surprised with this great paper selection. The project today is such a nice gift for Valentines or any other celebration. Thanks so much. Raquel

  47. Andrea, I love it when you come up with these terrific tutorial to share with us they give us such wonderful inspirations that makes our imaginations run wild, Thanks so much for what you do.

  48. I love this dp! And the treat pouch and cards you made with it utilized the designs so well. I would love to have the paper so I could duplicate your designs. As usual, amazing projects from you.

  49. hi there! I LOVE your blog and all the posts on facebook – very inspirational and keeps me motivated to get to my cardmaking and papercrafting. In the coming year I’m trying to expand my crafting skills and try new things – I’ve been drawn to a lot of punch art and paper piecing lately. thanks for chance to win a great paper set.

  50. This collection is terrific! I could use it to make Valentine’s cards for my Mom, my two nieces and some friends! Thanks for the chance to win!

  51. Thanks for the inspirational valentines. I will be making the treat pouches for our next Stampin’ Up meeting as a little Valentine for the group. Love your ideas.

  52. I love the paper and it was a GREAT projsect too. I love all your work. I’m glad Ihave a chance to win this.

  53. Fabulous!!!! Thanks SO much for sharing this wonderful tutorial and also for the chance to win some great candy! Have a wonderful day and Happy Happy New Year ~ all the best to you and yours 🙂

  54. I absolutely love all the ideas that are provided on your website. You girls are all very crafty! I would love to win this wonderful paper set. I can already think of some wonderful ideas for some Valentines cards that I would love to make. I work at a Childcare Centre and I always try to make all 16 of my children ages 2-4 a special card for every holiday. With this set the possibilities are endless!!

  55. Thanks for sharing. I love your projects. I can’t wait to make a few treat pouches. Thanks for the chance to win.

  56. Been stamping with SU for over 15 years but ALWAYS learn something when I visit here. It’s those little touches that make your projects special. WOW!
    Lynn

  57. always have loved My Minds Eye and quality of the paper. Your site is so great and love all the tutorials you offer and am thinking of taking advantage of your birthdays special to even get more ideas. Keep up the great work and thank you for taking all the time you do in preparing everything.

  58. I would love to see more gifts ideas , albums,minis, decor projects. WITH digital templates please! I enjoyed very much the bag template on the Paper Crafters Library and made it for Christmas : ) Everybody love it!

  59. Although I am basically a cardmaker, I do enjoy seeing your creativity with non-card projects. Seems that whatever project you’re doing, you always have helpful hints that are applicable more genericallly as well, so I almost always learn something helpful relative to technique or product or concept.

  60. Having worked in the field of education for the last 40 years, I can appreciate your clear and precise explanations throughout your tutorials. Your ideas are wonderful and so easy to follow. I can’t wait to try them.

  61. Love all the paper and the chance to win all of it. Love the pouch and will be making some for the neighbour kids and our paper boy. Have a great week-end. Hugs n’ Stuff, Lynne

  62. Love this paper pack!!! The flag banner paper is the best! I like quick and easy projects, i.e. gift card holders, treat bags, etc. Thanks again! 🙂

  63. I think your website and tutorials are great! You always come up with some amazing projects, and I’m always excited to see what you’re posting next. Thanks for all of your hard work!!

  64. I always enjoy your work. Your very creative. Your helpful hints are a treasure. Thanks for making my crafting a whole lot easier.

  65. I love hearing you speak, Andrea. Your Canadian accent is so charming. The Projects you teach each time are so cute and relatively easy to follow. I would sure love to win a Paper Collection so I can really do what you do so seemingly easily!

  66. I love special occasion paper but I do not have much. I’m trying to build up my stock. My co-workers love to see what I make for them each holiday, they love the excitement.

  67. I think it’s just awsome how you come up with different ideas every week.I’m thankful that you share your talent with us. I have learned so much watching your videos and I look forward to them coming.Thank you so much.

  68. What a great tutorial and I love this project. The papers are so pretty and I love that it is double sided. Would love to win for all my valentine projects.

  69. I really enjoy your blog and the great ideas you provide. I appreciate you using a variety of products. I get to see what is out there to buy without doing the research. Thank you for sharing your talent with us.

  70. Lovely collection. My oldest 2 children are in college and have moved away, but I still send them their valentines. My oldest loves to play B-I-N-G-O, what a cute card the bingo design would make. I hope I win!!!

  71. I recently found your video tutorials on You Tube and have enjoyed finding your website too. It’s extra fun to find the giveaway! 🙂 Mine Mind’s Eye is one of my favorites because of the beauty and sturdiness of their papers. Thanks for the chance to win some of their products.

  72. What a treasure Paper Crafter’s Library is! I’m loving all of your wonderful ideas. As a fairly new stamper, I needed guidance and inspiration. Your site is awesome! I love the beautiful Valentines paper that you used in today’s video. I guess a treat pouch is in my future! LOL!

  73. I just love your video’s. I followed all of them at Christmas and made several things you showed. Keep up the great fun things to do. I really enjoy everything you show.

  74. I loved the great assortment in the,”Love Me” Collection and love you for sharing the projects using them. Who won’t want to be the Lucky winner! Thanks

  75. Thank you so much for making these ideas available to those of us that aren’t quite so creative !!! Would love to win this set.

  76. I love your tutorials & always learn something from them. I would like to see more tips on design elements, using patterned papers together. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us & for a chance to win some awesome products.

  77. All I can say is that I appreciate all the hard work that you do keeping up the blog. Your creativity and willingness to share it is amazing. You ask what I would like to see in the blog … it seems to me that you really do everything already! I guess something that might be of help to myself and others would be ideas using some of the old “outdated” items that we have in our stashes … things (bits and pieces) from 10 years or so! I know, I am really bad! …..

  78. I love watching all your tutorials love the cute valentine day pouch. Thanks for the chance to win the beautiful paper kit

  79. These are great cards! Love the tutorial-can’t wait to make some for the special folks in my life. Thanks for sharing.

  80. This tutorial is really great. I so enjoy receiving your emails because I know wthat whatever is there will be something that will lift my spirits and brighten my day. Thanks so much.

  81. Valentines Day is my absolute favorite Holiday. I live in Alaska where this time of a year it is still fairly dark most of the day. After Christmas and New Years we rest in January. Valentines day is a sort of Pre-Spring. The combination of Reds, Pinks, Hearts and Cupids bring a childish giggle to me and bring back such fun memories. Thank you for all the wonderful ideas. I can’t wait to get started. Hugs

  82. Your directions are always so clear and complete; thank you. The treat pouch is great. I didn’t know about the thin velcro-like product. I’ll be looking for that..
    Happy creating.

  83. Wow, what a great video tutorial. I love this cardstock and I really liked the idea with the velcro. I am going to try to do this project for my grandsons class for Valentine’s Day. TFS.

  84. I love what you’ve done with the paper set. I had never thought about the extra color thrown in before but you’re right on with what it does. I thoroughly enjoy seeing all you create and the inspiration it provides. Thank you!

  85. I love to watch your tutorials. I love the mine minds eye paper collections. The colors and patterns they use are always beautiful. Thanks for the inspiration and sharing ideas.

  86. I just love seeing your blog as it always makes me feel like I can’t wait to get creative again. I love that you share so many ideas for free, and yet you still have giveaways! I would love an easy way to get back into things since I have a 2 month old and this collection would be a great start and an easy way to allow my 3 year old to make something with me. I love seeing new card ideas, but I really love unique creations, like using a birthday hat for a photo book instead of a plain old photo book so I think I would like to see more of that type of thing for this year’s creations. Ways to store things (candy, cards, gifts) and keep things (photos, momentos etc) other than a plain old album interest me, just like the advent calendar and the ornament you had for the holidays.

  87. Love this tutorial. I think I’ll be making a few of these treat pouches for some friends for Valentine’s Day. My Mind’s Eye always has gorgeous paper and these are no exception. Thanks for a chance to win some. Please keep up your videos and pdfs. I use them quite often.

  88. as always love watching your ideos unfortunately don’t get much time to watch them all but i know i can watch them anytime papercrafters library.thanks again for awesome projects

  89. I love visiting your blog! It’s easy to navigate through and your ideas are always amazing!! I love seeing 3D items and scrapbook pages. Thanks for all the inspiration!!

  90. Hi Andrea
    I think this is a sweet project. I am going to try it. I love your blog and really enjoy belonging to the Paper Crafters Library. You and your team inspire me! Thanks for all the great projects.

  91. This site has really brought me a lot of happiness and I make it part of my every day routine. Thanks so much for all that you do.

  92. I enjoy your blog and all of the creative ideas you share. Thanks for sharing. I guess I’d like to see more 3-d items.

  93. I loved this video on how to make these darling Valentine’s Day treat bags. I’m going to make them for all my grandchildren and their friends. Such and easy and cute idea for sharing with the one’s you love. Thank you so much for all you very clear tutorials. They have helped me make some lovely gifts for Christmas.

  94. I like the inspiration I get when visiting your blog. Every morning I enjoy a cup of coffee while scrolling through you blog to make sure I didn’t miss a new project. The videos and weekly giveaways are awsome! I would like so see some “outside of the box” card creations. Thanks for the chance to win these prizes every week. Good luck everyone!

  95. Love this little Treat Pouch! Easy enough to make a lot in little time. Want to make sure I have one for everyone on my list. Thank you, great video!

  96. I always get a little weak when I see your name in my email inbox. You have never disappointed!!! When it comes to your projects and ideas I am helpless to resist. I have used many, many of your ideas to treat teachers, neighbors and friends. Thank you for sharing so many wonderful ideas and products. I only wish you lived nearer so that I could see you in action up close.

  97. Thanks for all the great ideas you post. This is a such a cute change from the regular cello bag with a topper.

  98. Sweetie, I love this paper. I hope I win. I would use it to make cards or bookmarks for people at my church. I teach on Sunday. On Tuesday evenings we have Youth Night. I help with the crafts and the cooking. I would start with the children, ages newborn through 18 years. Then I would gift the special needs adults…then the other adults. I think that this year I will make bookmarks with JOHN 3:16 on one side and a nice loving verse on the other side. Actually, I will start making the tassels tomorrow…I will have to make about 90 bookmarks! I sure hope I win!

  99. I always make so many valentines with my granddaughters so this paper would definitely help out! They love this valentine pouch so it is on our list of projects to make! Thanks so much for the great projects!

  100. Thank you for this wonderful video and handout. I have a swap coming up that I will have to
    make these for! Loved the doilies in the paper pack.

  101. Such a great project that works for even beginners like me!! I’ve found a new passion for crafting when I started paper crafts and stamping! I’m planning on making several of these for parents of my tutoring kids! May love and blessings abound for your team this Valentine’s Day!!

  102. Well, I have to say I do miss your stampin’ up! exclusive projects. I love your projects and it just gives me the extra challenge of how to recreate it with stampin’ up stuff. Thank you so much for sharing

  103. WoW ! I just love your videos. I have followed your site from the beginning of my stampin start.
    I have cased a few of your projects. Thank you for sharing your talent!

  104. Thank you for the great Treat Pouch Idea. I love the paper collection . It would make some wonderful cards for children and teen’s. I especially like the one “U ROCK” idea.. We make Valentines’s each year to give to the children who are in the hospital. They love to get Valentine’s, but we really can’t give them treats so we give them cards. It is a fun thing to do as a group, to brighten their day. We have also found that the Senior Citizens love to get cards also. We want to let them know that they are thought of ALL YEAR Round. Again, thanks for the ideas. “U ROCK”!!!!!

  105. I love the way that you site caters for the beginner and more experienced alike. I have always seen PTI, Bo Bunny and My Mind’s Eye papers, but have shyed away from them as most of the stuff I have is SU. Seeing how you co-ordinate these papers with SU stuff gives me a little more added bravado to go out and try a couple of new things….besides….you never can have too many papers…right??? ooxx

  106. These papers are beautiful! I love Valentine’s papers. I love the colors in these, they’re just so pretty.
    You always have such lovely cards. Thank You!

  107. TFS the product update, I love your videos and am a regular at watching them, I have learnt so many tricks from yoru video. Thank you for being so generous.
    This collection is absolutely adorable…

  108. I love the doilies and plaids and and banners and antique-y papers! Your videos are the best — you never miss a detail or a hint. The hearts are very subtle, just the way I like them. Thanks for sharing your incredible talent. I know it must take a lot of effort and time to come up with projects, film them, narrate them, edit them. Like I said, yours are the best.

  109. Your Valentine’s Cards are each unique and very appropriate for
    all ages…I like a vintage, shabby-chic look to my cards…
    I would love to see examples of these styles of cards!
    Many thanks, Cindi

  110. I love your blog and all the creative ideas. I really enjoy the show casing of a brand new papers especially my minds eye, echo park, stampin up. Maybe some Teresa Collins as I love her papers too!! Thanks for the giveaway.

  111. I have been stamping for a while but just recently discovered My Mind Eye’s Papers. I just love them. I recently ordered some for my collection but don’t have this particular collection. We celebrate Valentines very quietly, My husband and I have been married over 40 yrs so we don’t do the big things but just do a special evening just the two of us. I also send my grandchildren who live far away a card just to let them know that they are very much loved and that we are thinking of them. Thank you so much for the wonderful tutorials and ideas, I look forward to receiving them.

  112. Oh wow…what does everyone want? More free videos! I love your techniques and have learned so much from you this passed year! Thanks so much! I really love your Make Over Monday Challenges and your give aways – hope I win one of these days! Thanks for the opportunity!

  113. I really like the not so traditional cardstock in the Love Me collection. And I like the banners and doillies. I can see the kit making Valentines a snap. Thanks for the giveaway opportunity. As for your blog, I must say the how to videos and the very crisp photos of your creations are the main reasons I keep coming back. When your projects are pictured so beautifully, I can’t help but be inspired to craft!! Keep up the great work!

  114. I love your blog! So many great tips. I love being able to see all the beautiful papers and products, then having them made into a project. All I can say is keep them coming. I’m addicted!!!

  115. Great paper, Great site, Great Instructions. Thanks for the opportunity to win and create with this love-ly paper. The best to you.

  116. I always make my friends and neighbors a little treat for each holiday. I think they would love this cute treat holder!! Thanks for your excellent how-to videos!! Happy 1st Anniversary!!!

  117. I love your tutorials! I would love to see more Stampin Up products used – but yes, I can switch out the products. Thanks so much for sharing your creativity!

  118. Beautiful valentines paper and vintage accessories – i would love to make unusual valentines for my family and friends. thanks for the great project ideas!!

  119. One of the things I absolutely love about your blog is you keep me on a good schedule to make projects in time for special days during the year. I love to make hand-made cards and gifts for my friends and family, but I always seem to think about things too late to actually get them done before the holiday. Thanks for getting me thinking about Valentines NOW rather than the week before when I would have to be up all night for several nights in a row to get everything I want to do finished.

    I also love that your ideas are simple enough for my 13 year old daughter to follow on her own, but elegant enough that I, too, (who have been papercrafting for many more years than that) enjoy making them as well. We are going to make some of these lovely valnetine’s pouches together! Thank you for the ideas!

  120. The “Love Me” paper collection is beautiful. I can see endless possibilities for each sheet. Thanks for your great tutorials. I appreciate your sharing your creativity with us.

  121. Thanks for all the fab ideas, I love it when my phone bleeps and there is another post from you, I can’t wait to get to my computer and watch the tutorials! You have a special ring binder in my craft room for all the pdf hand outs, I craft on a budget and just love the way that your ideas can be adapted to the stash that I have without having to rush out and buy more supplies before I can have a go. I would like to see ideas for male cards and gifts as although your ideas can be adapted male cards are so difficult. I also like the way that you use products which are mainly widely available as I am from the other side of the pond! and we don’t always get the same products.
    Keep up the good work.

  122. Hi!! Thanks for this chance to win love the MME papers, and thanks too for the sharing the projects for Valentine’s day! Love all the projects too! So cute and very creatives! Big Hugs.. Maggy 🙂

  123. love all your ideas . I have no idea of design or what goes with what and by watching all the things you make and allow us to copy I have made lots of stuff.
    Thanks again for all the help.

  124. What a lovely collection. I don’t bother with Valantine’s day but it would be lovely to use in scrap book layouts for my boys and their grilfriends.

  125. I love your tutorials! I can’t think of any changes to your blog. I’m always inspired each time I check in. I appreciate all the hard work that you do keeping up the blog. I would love to win this wonderful paper set. Thanks for the opportunity!!

  126. What a gorgeous “Be Mine” Valentine’s Treat Pouch! Your videos make it so easy to follow the instructions. The papers would be so useful to make Valentines gifts. We are both retired so we are on a limited income. I love to make gifts for family, friends and neighbours. Thank you for giving us such beautiful projects and being so generous with your wonderful give-aways. Thanks, as ever, for the chance to win.
    Love , Ann xxxxx

  127. Well done Ellen. Congrats.

    Love these papers a must have i think. The project good for any age and gender. We all love candy and knowing someone cares enough,. Well done for a brill project.

  128. Hi I absolutely love watching the tutorials on Youtube it keeps giving me lots of inspiration. Thank you.
    I really love this collection and would love to have in order to make my boyfriend lots of valentines goodies.
    🙂

  129. I have just this week found your blog and absolutely love it! I watched your video for the beautiful “Be Mine” Valentine’s Treat Pouch, and not only learned how to make it, but also other tips that I can use for all my projects. Your video is wonderfully detailed and it is just like you are sitting at the table with me. I have subscribed to your newsletter and will be visiting your blog again and again. Thank you so much for the opportunity of a chance to win My Mind’s Eye Love Me Collection.
    Blessings,
    Nancy

  130. I love Valentines. Remember what a special time it was when you were in elementary school getting ready for Valentines Day? Getting all your cards and just the right ones for all your friends. Making sure to
    pick the mostest special card for that very special someone that you have been loving from a far silently. Wondering if you will get a special Valentine too! Such a sweet, simple time.

  131. What a cute project and what LOVELY paper. I just love hearts!!!. Thank you for your weekly inspiration.

  132. Thanks for more great ideas and another chance to win! Keep those projects coming, I can’t wait for Sunday’s countdown to Valentines!

  133. Avery nice valentine tutorial and gift idea for our grandchildren.Love the paper collection and thanks for the opportunity to win.Have a great day.

  134. I just love to open my E-mail from you and see another great video! It is sometimes hard for me to come up with an idea on my own, but having you a click away helps get my mojo going. Thank you for the chance to win this lovely paper.

  135. This is such a cute collection, and the projects that you make not only with this collection, but anything you make is awesome!! Thank you for the chance to win this adorable collection!!

  136. I’ve noticed a lot of crafters using this paper & love how you used it in your samples. Look forward to your videos because it gets a little lonely in my craftroom…thanks for keeping me company.

  137. Every Valentine Day I send my daughter a goodie box. She is a single adult that lives 2,000 miles away. It makes her feel special. I have made some of the projects you have posted in the years past, and she just loves it. Keep those great ideal coming.

  138. Great ideas. I always look forward to the next video! As a single mom, trying to build my business isn’t easy. Life may not get easier, but time has a way of healing wounds.

  139. As I am new to making cards for my friends and family, I would really love this collection. It would help me so much, with all the prints and cut outs. This is my first entry so I would love to win!

  140. Love the sweet pouch and the beautiful paper used to make it. This paper collection is very versatile and can be used long after Valentine’s Day has passed. Thanks for the chance to win and thanks for the tutorial!

  141. I enjoy the newsletter, all the ideas are wonderful, I only wish I had more time (and money) to make everything:) Keep up the excellent work!!!!! Looking forward to the next newsletter.

  142. I love the paper and the pouch idea! I have three grandchildren so this would make and cute easy gift for them, especially the 18 year old because it’s not little kid like!

  143. What a cute idea! Love the papers too; I would be thrilled to win the collection. Thanks for all your posts; I have you bookmarked in my sqworl and I am always so inspired by your creations. I also love how precise you are and your attention to detail. Keep it coming! 🙂

  144. I love the idea!!!! And what a lovely paper collection!!! I wish it could me mine to make a great card for my valentine!!!!!

  145. I was so excited as I watched this video. It is so easy and will be just perfect to do for my granddaughter, Kathryn. Kathryn has XLH which is a genetic disease that doesn’t allow your body to absorb phosphorous. So she is in a wheelchair and unable to play like other children. I will make this pouch and fill it with her favorite candies. She will think she is so special. Thank you for a great idea. Your video is so thorough in your teaching techniques.

  146. This is so pretty! I would love to win it…..keeping my fingers crossed! I absolutely love all your ideas for projects. They are always so cool ! Thanks for a chance at a lovely prize.:)

  147. Such pretty paper kit! Love the Valentine images, pretty colors… Sweet treat pouch! Perfect for Valentine’s Day. I love seeing any type of craft projects. Other than cards, I love looking at different style Mini Albums these days.

  148. Great project and cards as usual, lovely papers too, would love a chance to win! Your blog is great, it has everything, from weekly giveaways to project downloads! You do a great job, wish I could be as inspirational as your are, thank you!

  149. Thank you for the great video and idea. I love the paper. This is a perfect little gift to make for a kids classroom instead of the store bought Valentine’s. The Valentine is so cute and esy that your child can help you make them.
    Thank you!

  150. I love this idea and can’t wait to start making them for my grandchildren for Valentine’s day. Thank You!!!!

  151. I truly enjoy your blog. Your fresh ideas each week always amaze me. Would love to win this “Mind’s Eye Love Me” collection.

  152. What a cute idea. I like to send my mother, my grown children and their significant others, plus my nieces and nephew a small treat for Valentines Day. This will be perfect. Thanks for all your inspirations.

  153. This paper collection is so cute, would love it. Love all your projects and you are such an inspiration to all us paper novices. Thanks

  154. Love the treat pouch and cards!
    Thanks for a chance at the MME collection! Fabulous for lots of Valentine card making! I’d love to try some of those fun treat pouches too!
    DeniseB

  155. Great idea for a super cute treat idea! I’ve never used MME papers so I’d love to win this collection. It looks like it has some fabulous patterns.

  156. would definitely use this paper. Am trying to do more with paper than just stock and colouring and enjoying it. Thanks for the opportunity and keep up the good work.

  157. I really like the way you finished off the bare edge of the card stock with the ribbon. These papers are great for Valentine projects.

  158. Andrea you are so inspiring. I am so glad you came into my life. Thanks for another great project.

  159. Hi Andrea-

    I love your work and this project is so easy to do. I would love to win this Love me set.
    Thanks.

  160. I like that there are some boyish colours. Love to do treats for our grandkids. The papers are a delightful variety of patterns.

  161. I love this paper kit and the pouch.The video was really easy to understand. Thanks for the chance at a giveaway.

  162. Good Morning from Australia.
    45 years wedding aniversary in a few weeks, these papers are fantastic, and would help me make my wife a beautiful card, especially the doily’s.

  163. The Love Me Collection is so nice. I watched the video and would love to make the cards. It would be great to win the paper collection. I plan on send ing out alot of valentine’s Day cards this year. Hopefully with the love me collection paper.

  164. I just love this paper.
    It will make such sweet Valentines.
    Thanks for offering it to us.
    Happy Valentines Day. JoAnn C

  165. When I saw that pretty paper my mind starting going about 90 miles and hour on WOW what I could make with all of that! Valentines is a very special time of the year and I like to remember old friends and give Valentines to people that I do not think will get any!!! I carry them in my purse and pass them out in the grocery store, doctors office, and my new goal this year is to give some out at my Mothers Nursing Home! So, off to create! Thanks Deb

  166. I love this paper collection! I’ve been admiring it in the blog posts… I particularly love the U Rock card.
    This blog is my favourite blog to follow. I check it daily for inspiration. You spoil your readers with freebies, and the talent you showcase (yourselves and the team) is phenominal. I can’t say that there is anything in particular that I’d like to see in the coming year… you already do so much. I would be thrilled if you just keep on doing what you’ve been doing!
    Thank you so much for all of your hard work 🙂

  167. I love your ideas! Absolutely fantastic and inspirational! Thank you so much for being willing to share with us!

  168. What a great little Valentine treat holder. thanks so much for sharing and the opportunity to win.
    Sue

  169. Great variety of projects for Valentine’s Day. I like how you show a collection and then make a variety of projects with it.

  170. I can’t wait for Saturdays to catch up on all your ideas & projects. I would use the paper for love tokens I have my my first graders make for the residents of a local nursing home. We visit the home and deliver the tokens, the children have so much compassions. 🙂

  171. Great assortment in the collection. Your videos are so complete, I love how everything is explained so thoroughly!

    Thanks, Bonnie

  172. Cute simple little pouch. Thank you for a chance to win the dsp from Minds Eye. I love their collections. Barb

  173. You are so talented, I love to watch you create your cards, pouches, books, etc. I look forward to Fridays, Mondays, etc. I hope one day to become as talented or near as talented as you are. Thank you for making my week so full of crafting ideas. Plus, I love your store, have bought items over the holidays and they are really nice items. Thanks again.
    Kathlene

  174. What a great project. The paper collection is just perfect for it.
    Would love to win and love all your projects.
    Denise

  175. Hey Andrea:
    Glad to be a part of the drawing. It’s always fun to have a chance at something offered on your website. I guess there are lots of things I’d love to see you create. Would love to see more scrapbook layouts tho. I like the idea of preserving what people can create. Anyway, thanks for listening. :>

  176. I love the way you introduce us to the new paper lines and designs! Love seeing what you come up with each week. Keep up the GREAT work, for those of without much time to cruise the net you are a Godsend.

    Thanks,

  177. Love your video tutorials……now for finding time to do make some items with all this inspiration….thanks for the chance to win my mind’s eye…..one of my personal favorite.

  178. Love your video, this is a great getaway, wonderful pattern paper! I will use this idea for Valentine day at the library.

  179. I love the paper collection by My Minds Eye. Thanks for the Friday Freebie, I like that it’s a nice easy to recreate project. Thanks for the chance to win.

  180. You projects are always so great! You showcase such wonderful products. It is always nice to see what can be done with them.

  181. You have fantastic ideas and are very creative. Using the right paper packs and coordinating embellishments make quite a difference in the beauty of your project. I learned the hard way! This is a super pack of Valentine papers and matching goodies. My Mind’s Eye make the best!! Thanks for the chance to win, and most importantly, thanks for your videos!!

  182. What would we all do without your wonderful videos, made easy because they are always so clear. It was hard watching the video because I love gummy candies. LOL Love that your offer things for us to win. Thank you once again.

  183. I love the blog and what I like most are the regular features, like today’s for example!!!
    I hope you’ll keep doing them 🙂
    This week collection is fantastic and you’ve showcased it beautifully in PCL! Thanks so much for all the inspiration 😉

  184. Love Valentines, the creating of simple sweet gifts, cards, banners, cookies…just to send someone special a little love note….simply beautiful….love the little treat bag you created, loved the cards too…thinking I must try these projects…oh yes love the My Minds Eye papers, thanks for a chance to win…always a winner with your inspiration.

  185. I love your work. I would really love to wind this collection. I am still using my rolls and rolls of red sticky tape. Thanks for the opportunity to win. Love papercrafterslibrary
    Theresa

  186. Another wonderful idea & tutorial!! Thanks so much! I would love to have the My Minds Eye collection to make Valentines for my children & grandchildren. Thanks for the chance to win.

  187. I love all your ideas and incorporated many of them in my card creations.. Thanks for all your hard work

  188. I think you’re doing a great job. You present fabulous ideas that showcase the items well. I appreciate all the work that you and other bloggers do.

  189. Love your website. . Love your ideas. Love how you are so giving in all that you share. LOVE everything you do. Thank you for sharing your talent, which helps me spark my creativity.

  190. Thank you for this project. My young neighbor comes to craft with me before each holiday/special occasion and I will share this project so that she can make some as a Valentine gifts for her parents and brother. Thanks also for the opportunity to win this very nice paper pack.

  191. I have been following your site for some time now. I love all of your ideas and the inspiration I get from reading your blog. I finally decided to create a blog this past summer, and I can certainly appreciate the time you invest in your entire site. This is a very nice paper pack, and I would love to win. I look forward to making these projects you have shown.

  192. No surprise that this video is yet again a winner. Simple, yet elegant valentine gift.. Love your blog posts Andrea…great ideas! Thank you for offering this beautiful collection…I would love to own it.
    PS….My sincere best wishes to the winner of your last giveaway…May God find his way to make her heart peaceful in the loss of her husband….I cannot imagine losing my husband after being together for our 44 yrs….My sympathies……..Ro

  193. Thank you for inspiring me to make all of these beautiful creations. I especially liked the idea to sponge the lace border punched card stock. Thanks again for all you and your team do.

  194. I love this paper set and all your ideas. Would love to have this set for V-day cards. Thanks for all you share with us.

  195. What a cute idea, think I am going to do this for my son’s class and some co-workers. while i don’t have the exact paper, will utilize what I have to make due – unless I win this (that would be 1 of the items to strike off my bucket list for this year 🙂 ) Thank you for sharing so many ideas (old and new).

  196. Thanks for aLL the wonderful ideas that you show us., It is always nice to see what other people create. The paper pack is very pretty for Valentines creations. Hope to utilize the paper if I win.
    Keep up the good work

  197. I love the cute cards and am so appreciative for the chance to win this set. This would be fun use to make my Valentine Cards.

  198. Thank you for this wonderful opportunity to make beautiful cards for my family and friends. Love the paper 🙂

  199. Lovely papers! What great ideas too! I’m always finding new inspiration here — I enjoy seeing papers and products of other companies, even if I primarily use the SU papers and products! Can’t think of anything to request for the coming year since I’m still working on the ideas from this past year! I’m a PaperCrafter’s Library subscriber, so the ideas are endless!!! Thanks so much!

  200. Thanks, Andrea. Guess what my six grandkids are getting for Valentine’s Day! The one “on the way” will have to wait a while for his! 🙂 Love your tutorials and fun offers.

  201. The collection is absolutely beautiful….Thank You for the how-to video. If I win the collection I would love to make one.

  202. I love this paper and I love all your ideas on how to make awesome projects with it. Thanks for sharing…

  203. ahhhhh Valentines Day the time for love and romance… such a great job on those cards and pouch… would love to win on your site
    thanks

  204. great going. You have tons of ideas and i am so jealous. If I had a mind like yours I would never be boared.

  205. I love PCL and all the creative ideas you share with us. Family and friends have already been recipients of the cute and fun projects/cards I have made. Congrats on your 1st birthday…and wishes for many more!

  206. What a great tutorial. I can think of so many uses for that treat pouch. Thanks for the ideas and thanks for the opportunity to win a great paper package.

  207. My 25th wedding anniversary is on Valentine’s Day and I’d love some new things to help me celebrate (and him, too…..kinda!)

  208. I love these papers! They will be perfect for valentine treats for my 4 grandsons! Thanks for the chance to win them…..Love all the inspiration from your blog.

  209. What do I LOVE about your blog – well, EVERYTHING!! From the beautiful work, inspirational designs and detailed instructions what’s not to love. You gals are the fab of fab!! Would love to see some ideas for mini albums this coming year. I’m really getting into them right now, so any added inspiration is always welcome.

  210. This would be great to create valentines for all the special people in my life. Thank you for such great inspiration. I so enjoy your blog and being a member of the library.

  211. I love your blog! in the coming year i would like to see project kits and alternate product selections. Thank you for all you do.

  212. Love the papers, especially because my favorite color is red. I enjoy watching all your tutorials – very informational and creative. TFS and for the chance to win. Happy January!!

  213. “Love is in the air!” What a popular saying for Valentine’s Day, but why have love in the air only for Valentine’s Day. Open up your heart and let love in each and every day of the year.

  214. I love this time of sharing ‘love’. I so appreciate all the nice work you and Sophia do; it is quality work and the postings and videos are so helpful. Thank you.

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