A little Love Letter to start the year? Yes please!

A little Love Letter to start the year? Yes please!

Good morning SCT friends! It’s Friday of the first week of the year and we have been BUSY around the SCT offices! We’re excited to see our brand new SCT Sampler start shipping today, our new SCT365 for 2018 class started this week (you can join in anytime!) and we are getting ready to announce our brand new Creative Team right here starting on January 15th. We are also preparing for event season which kicks off with our annual trade show Creativation in Phoenix, AZ in a couple of weeks. We can’t wait to share all the amazing things we see there that will be coming your way soon!

Today we want to send not one, not two, but three readers a Love Letter! Close To My Heart Love Letters‹A

Kickstart the New Year with DIY monogram décor! Create your own gorgeous monogram décor with Close To My Heart’s exclusive Love Letters kits, available only for National Papercrafting Month! These kits include everything you need to create a beautiful décor piece using the letter of your choice!

Our friends at Close To My Heart would love to give away 3 Love Letter kits today! For an opportunity to win, leave a comment below by January 11th! Good luck!

For anyone interested, there are three other ways you can earn a free letter kit: – Buy 5 letter kits, get the sixth free – Sign up to become a Close To My Heat Consultant and get a free letter kit of your choice, or Host a qualifying party. If you want to purchase a letter, they are $18.95 USD and can be found at www.closetomyheart.com or through your local Consultant during the month of January.

Last weekend our friends at Photoplay Paper gave away this beautiful prize package in honour of our Publisher, Catherine’s birthday! Before we announce the winner, Catherine wants everyone to know how grateful she is for all the birthday wishes! You are an amazing group.

Photoplay Paper Love Notes collection

The winner of the Love Notes collection is:

Happy Birthday!!! You are the best!! Can’t wait to attend C and C!!  Candace Goossen December 31, 2017

Thank you Candace! Please send your mailing information and telephone number to us at ideas@scrapbookandcards.com.

Have a wonderful Friday and a great weekend ahead! Join us tomorrow for our first Stampin’ Up! Inspiration Saturday of the year.

2018-01-05T09:58:50+00:00January 5th, 2018|Close To My Heart, Giveaways|


  1. Janet Sisk January 5, 2018 at 10:04 am

    I love CTMH! What an awesome giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win one. And Happy New Year, too. 😀

  2. Angela Lunn January 5, 2018 at 10:09 am

    Happy New Year! Love the Letter kit. Such a great idea. Thank you for the chance to win.

  3. Cindy M January 5, 2018 at 10:09 am

    Thanks for the chance to win! I would love to win the CTMH Love Letter Kit!

  4. Cindy M January 5, 2018 at 10:10 am

    I would love to win a CTMH Love Letter Kit! Thanks for the chance!

  5. Janice January 5, 2018 at 10:23 am

    Happy New Year to you all, looks like the year is off to “A” fantastic start.

  6. Jennifer Reynard January 5, 2018 at 10:26 am

    Thanks for the chance to win this beautiful monogrammed letter display! CTMH makes beautiful products!

    • Carmen M. January 6, 2018 at 11:45 am

      Happy New Year! Sounds like things at Sct office are really ramping up for an exciting year. Love CTMH and these love letters are so cute thanks for a chance to win!

  7. Kelly Crowl January 5, 2018 at 10:33 am

    CTMH always quality products!

  8. Becca Yahrling January 5, 2018 at 10:45 am

    This looks awesome! I’m going to be moving soon and putting together a new craft room … an ‘R’
    monogram would sure look great there! Thanks for the wonderful opportunity to win this.

  9. Helen Gullett January 5, 2018 at 10:47 am

    That Love Letter kit is gorgeous!

  10. Marcia Scantlin January 5, 2018 at 10:49 am

    I love how you decorated that letter.

  11. acavallotto2002 January 5, 2018 at 10:50 am

    Thanks for the chance to win!? I’m already in love and I hope these creations can finally help me!??

  12. Mel Hinkle January 5, 2018 at 11:11 am

    What a beautiful letter. If I won I would get an S to give to my daughter. She would love putting this together.

  13. Sue LD January 5, 2018 at 11:20 am

    Beautiful letters. Would look great in my craft room.

  14. Judith Jarvis January 5, 2018 at 11:26 am

    The kit is a lovely idea…would look lovely in my daughters bedroom. Thanks for the chance to win one.

  15. Sarah Bucek January 5, 2018 at 11:32 am

    Those monogram letters by CTMH are so cool!

  16. Arianna Barbara January 5, 2018 at 11:41 am

    Beautiful kit!!! Thanks for this chance to win it!
    Congrats Candace!!!

  17. Gisele January 5, 2018 at 11:44 am

    Happy New Year and continued success to your magazine ???

  18. Amber M. January 5, 2018 at 11:47 am

    The letter kit from CTMH makes me swoon ? So beautiful!!! Thank for the chance to be one of the three winners and … HAPPY NEW YEAR!

  19. Donna Rinckel January 5, 2018 at 12:00 pm

    I love to work from kits since everything matches and I don’t have to think about that. Gorgeous kit for Valentines. And three kits. wahoo! More chances to win. Happy New year!

  20. Kirsty Vittetoe January 5, 2018 at 12:28 pm

    Gorgeous work!!!!

  21. Judy R January 5, 2018 at 12:29 pm

    I am DYING over these Love letters! Genius CTMH!

  22. CYNKRAATZ January 5, 2018 at 1:33 pm

    I really love and use CTMH and these Love Letters are so unique. Thank you for the chance to win one!

  23. Colleen Flathers January 5, 2018 at 7:25 pm

    Thanks for a chance to win a Love Letter. They look really fun and cute.

  24. Paula Valentino January 5, 2018 at 9:15 pm

    My daughter is getting married next year and this would look so beautiful on the table next to the cake!

  25. Robin Buchholz January 5, 2018 at 11:25 pm

    Beautiful monogram! I love CTMH products, thanks for the giveaway.

  26. Lynda Deus January 6, 2018 at 2:47 am

    The Love Letter kits are beautiful!

  27. TracyM #6773 January 6, 2018 at 5:35 am

    I would LOVE to get creative with one of these kits … thinking how nice one would look on our living room wall 🙂
    Thank you for the chance to win!

  28. Christi January 6, 2018 at 7:42 am

    What a gorgeous Love letter! Would LOVE to win a kit!

  29. Maureen d January 6, 2018 at 9:53 am

    Ooohhh. Every craft room needs a Love Letter. This is a wonderful prize.

  30. Brenda January 6, 2018 at 12:06 pm

    So cute! I would love to win a Love Letter and give it to my daughter.

  31. Teresa Medeiros January 6, 2018 at 4:39 pm

    What a sweet love letter! So nice to give away as a gift to someone you love.

  32. Karen Meyer January 6, 2018 at 7:31 pm

    LOVE this “Love Letter” letter…LOL! I really like the colors of this kit and it would look so pretty on our entrance way table. Thanks for the chance to win this lovely kit!

  33. Jeanette Y January 6, 2018 at 10:45 pm

    Thanks for the chance to win one of these beautiful Love Letters! CTMH has great products!

  34. Debby Newman January 7, 2018 at 9:15 am

    Love these letter kits! Would make one for my youngest granddaughter who turns one in February!!!

  35. Faithe January 7, 2018 at 11:13 am

    Love Ctmh, these letters would be stunning on a door or on a desk, something to replace the holiday decor.

  36. Marcia Velazquez January 7, 2018 at 11:30 am

    What a beautiful decorated A for “Amor”(love in spanish) for a loving gift!

  37. Nita K. January 7, 2018 at 1:58 pm

    I would love to win one of these great letter kits!

  38. Charlene O January 7, 2018 at 2:10 pm

    Happy 2018 ? What a fabulous giveaway, thank you so much for the chance to win. BTW – can’t wait for the first SCT Sampler to arrive at my door ??

  39. Marjorie Dumontier January 7, 2018 at 4:02 pm

    That’s such a wonderful kit , thanks to Close To My Heart !

  40. Alice January 7, 2018 at 5:26 pm

    This is so beautiful and it would be so nice to win one of these. Love all CTMH things….

  41. Jenny January 8, 2018 at 11:57 am

    These are just beautiful!

  42. Kelly Massman January 8, 2018 at 11:58 am

    It would be fun to win a letter!!!!

    • Kelly Massman January 8, 2018 at 11:59 am

      Email ends in. com not co

  43. Melissa Robinson January 8, 2018 at 12:08 pm

    Beautiful kit and decor’ piece…created from paper! I love it! Thank you and Close To My Heart for giving away a few!

  44. Paula Mackey January 8, 2018 at 12:15 pm

    Thanks for the chance to win.

  45. Karen C January 8, 2018 at 12:26 pm

    These kits are STUNNING! What a WOW factor! And it’s all inclusive too…thank you for the chance to win!

  46. Michelle Cothrin January 8, 2018 at 12:26 pm

    I love CTMH and would LOVE to win a Love Letter. Thank you for the opportunity.

  47. Sharon Lyman January 8, 2018 at 12:28 pm

    These love letters are gorgeous! Thank you for the giveaway!

  48. Lydia January 8, 2018 at 12:36 pm

    This is just so adorable and looks so easy. I hope to win!

  49. Deb Premont January 8, 2018 at 12:40 pm

    These Love Letters are beautiful! Thanks for the opportunity to win one!

  50. Paulette Titus January 8, 2018 at 12:41 pm

    “Close To My Heart” is VERY close to MY heart. Our group meets monthly and the fellowship is priceless! The products have made my scrapbooking and crafting so much easier and beautiful. I owe it all to CTMH and my consultant, Laurie Smith. Thank you to all the staff, designers and everyone who has a part in this.

  51. Janet January 8, 2018 at 12:44 pm

    I LOVE CTMH! The Love Letters are so darned gorgeous! Thank you, CTMH, for this chance!

  52. Robin Colvin January 8, 2018 at 12:44 pm

    Love Love Love CTMH ! Happy Birthday Cathrine hope your enjoying your day !
    I find CTMH Products a classy & very nice products to work with. This Letter kit would be
    a beautiful project I’d want to have.

  53. Nicole January 8, 2018 at 12:48 pm

    The wreath was beautiful! I’d love to win the letter for my sister. She loves paper crafting with me.

  54. Marcia January 8, 2018 at 12:57 pm

    The colors are perfect!

  55. Brittany Wright January 8, 2018 at 12:57 pm

    These letters are beautiful. CTMH always has some of the best products.

  56. Michelle Liebdzinski January 8, 2018 at 1:07 pm

    Loving these letters! Would love an A for my granddaughters room!

  57. Melanie January 8, 2018 at 1:13 pm

    What a great giveaway!!! Thanks for the chance to win, love CTMH, their scrapbook pages r amazing!

  58. Sandra Samples January 8, 2018 at 1:13 pm

    This is an awesome giveaway. I love this kit and would love to win one so I could decorate my granddaughter’s bedroom she uses when she spends the night with me.

  59. Helen Harvey January 8, 2018 at 1:14 pm

    Love CTMH and would love to win a letter kit.

  60. Kim Sense January 8, 2018 at 1:18 pm

    Love these love letters! And love how you can really make them your own for anybody or occasion!!

  61. Judy Judy January 8, 2018 at 1:32 pm

    Would love to win one of these awesome letter kits

  62. Carrie January 8, 2018 at 1:34 pm

    I would love to have a set of these to create initials for my sons wedding. What an amazing give-away!

  63. Ann January 8, 2018 at 2:10 pm

    Such a great giveaway! It would make a wonderful wedding gift.

  64. Krista Hershberger January 8, 2018 at 2:15 pm

    What a beautiful home decor piece! Thanks for the chance to win! 🙂

  65. Marina Neumann January 8, 2018 at 2:24 pm

    These are so amazing… they just look stunning! Love to win one.

  66. Nicole Milway January 8, 2018 at 2:29 pm

    That letter kit is so pretty! I think I would make it for one of my god daughter’s! WOOHOO

  67. RaVonna Johnson January 8, 2018 at 2:39 pm

    I love Close to My Heart and what a beautiful addition this would make to my craft room. Thank you for the opportunity to win one.

  68. Melody Newton January 8, 2018 at 3:07 pm

    This is so beautiful and would look great in my scrapbook room or even in my living room. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to win. I might have to get these for my daughters too

  69. Kathleen R January 8, 2018 at 3:10 pm

    Please pick me!! I would love to have a “K.”

  70. Dorothy French January 8, 2018 at 3:14 pm

    These are beautiful! Would love to send one to my daughter that just moved to Alaska

  71. Jackie Peduzzi January 8, 2018 at 3:18 pm

    Happy New Year! Awesome Love Letter kits! Would LOVE to win one!!

  72. Amanda Lucas January 8, 2018 at 3:20 pm

    Today’s my birthday would love to win!

  73. Laura Tandy January 8, 2018 at 3:21 pm

    These gorgeous kits would look fabulous framed up and given as a gift! Yes please!

  74. Karen Doyle January 8, 2018 at 3:38 pm

    Flowers brighten everyones day ~ beautiful ~ now you can especially personalise them for a beautiful person.

  75. Karen Knight January 8, 2018 at 3:43 pm

    These kits are beautiful and would make the perfect gift! Yes please!

  76. Maretta N January 8, 2018 at 3:52 pm

    I would love to win one of these! So pretty!!

  77. Edwina willis January 8, 2018 at 4:03 pm

    Simply stunning

  78. Carol January 8, 2018 at 4:13 pm

    I just finished doing the G, now I want to do a C… I would love to win

  79. Michelle Cruz January 8, 2018 at 4:15 pm

    Would love me one of those letters 🙂 Pretty Please!

  80. Jenny McKane January 8, 2018 at 4:20 pm

    Would love to win one of these kits, would give it to my Mum in a frame to put up on her wall

  81. heather January 8, 2018 at 5:54 pm

    This would look so cool in my new craft room would absolutely love to win one.

  82. LeAnn Hurt January 8, 2018 at 6:12 pm

    Looks so pretty and would be great in my scrap booking room!!! Thanks for the opportunity to win!!!!

  83. Elizabeth January 8, 2018 at 6:13 pm

    Would love to win an A for my daughter Amber.

  84. Debby Webster January 8, 2018 at 6:22 pm

    Those are so beautiful. I need something fresh and fun this is perfect ideas. Live them all. CTMH has always had beautiful things. Happy New Year ❤️?

  85. Suzzie Embrey January 8, 2018 at 6:27 pm

    Love Letter kit is gorgeous! I would love to put one in my prayer room!

  86. Chris Ketterling January 8, 2018 at 6:57 pm

    Love these! Thanks for the chance to win!

  87. Pam January 8, 2018 at 8:13 pm

    Great offer! Thanks for the chance 🙂
    Love CTMH!!! And these letters are gorgeous!!

  88. LeeAnn January 8, 2018 at 8:53 pm

    I love CTMH. Thanks for the chance to win!
    Lee Ann

  89. Andrea Williams January 8, 2018 at 10:11 pm

    Thanks CTMH for the chance to win. These letters are so pretty!! And thanks SCT you always have so many wonderful products to tell us about. Happy 2018!!

  90. Glenda O'NEILL January 8, 2018 at 10:47 pm

    I would love to win these letters to make for my 3 grand nieces bedroom doors. CTMH always has so many great projects &I always look forward to create. Thanks for the opportunity.

  91. Carol moon January 8, 2018 at 11:02 pm

    Stunning! Would love to win one of these

  92. Carolyn calfee January 8, 2018 at 11:05 pm

    Beautiful! Would love to win one. Thanks to ctmh for such a great opportunity

  93. Phaline Mays January 8, 2018 at 11:11 pm

    These love letters are such a beautiful craft project. <3

  94. Christine Ethier January 9, 2018 at 8:23 am

    I have never worked with anything fromCTMH. I’d love the upportunity to become addicted to their products. Lol.

  95. Alana Gauthier January 9, 2018 at 11:16 am

    Love this would be perfect formy craft room! Thank you!

  96. Julia Madigan January 9, 2018 at 11:18 am

    This is the sweetest! Perfect for wedding decor!

  97. Shirley Dempster January 9, 2018 at 11:32 am

    What a wonderful gift this would be to share with my “3” beautiful Granddaughters!! Thanks for the opportunity!! ??

  98. Christina Heeren January 9, 2018 at 11:45 am

    Happy New Year! The kit is gorgeous! Thanks for the chance to win!

  99. Jennifer I January 9, 2018 at 12:11 pm

    I am a huge CTMH fan! What a great idea!

  100. Cindy January 9, 2018 at 12:36 pm

    I gasped when I saw this kit. My cousin, who lives in Poland, name is Anna. I would love to make this for her. It’s really pretty and would look lovely on a wall.

  101. Adele Wasden January 9, 2018 at 12:38 pm

    Very nice! I would love the W for our family!

  102. Annelle Grosskreutz January 9, 2018 at 1:44 pm

    This is gorgeous! Just what I have been looking for. Coincidentally, both my daghter’s and my names begin with “A”.

  103. Cheryl Parker January 9, 2018 at 1:45 pm

    I have to A granddaughters so this would be great! Thanks for the chance to win

  104. Jeanne Beam January 9, 2018 at 2:26 pm

    Beautiful. I would love to win a letter kit. What a way to start the year. Thanks for a chance to win..

  105. Theda January 9, 2018 at 3:05 pm

    Thank you for the beautiful idea. It will be a wonderful remembrance for my mother

  106. Kellie January 9, 2018 at 3:53 pm

    Love it.

  107. Kristin Perera January 9, 2018 at 4:30 pm


  108. Kelly Kennedy January 9, 2018 at 5:12 pm

    CTMH is a great company and I love their workshops. And Love Letter does not disappoint!

  109. Cathy January 9, 2018 at 6:13 pm

    How beautiful that letter is! What fun!

  110. Liana Marchetti January 9, 2018 at 8:19 pm

    So cute!! So glad I discovered you all on Instagram! I would love to win a “L” for Liana! ??

  111. Alexandra S January 9, 2018 at 11:06 pm

    What a great way to start the new year….with beautiful letters! ?

  112. Denise Bryant January 9, 2018 at 11:07 pm

    Love these pretty letters! I’d decorate my bedroom with a D!

  113. chark January 9, 2018 at 11:17 pm

    these are stinkin’ cute!

  114. Tracey Harmon January 9, 2018 at 11:23 pm

    Just beautiful!

  115. Susan McClelland January 9, 2018 at 11:26 pm

    CTMH is one of my favourite paper craft companies. Great products. These letters are no exception. They’re so pretty and elegant. I have several friends who are deserving of their own “love letter.”

  116. Margaret January 9, 2018 at 11:32 pm

    New to CTMH. I’d love to start crafting with the “love letter” kit.

  117. Diane McAuliffe January 10, 2018 at 12:29 am

    Happy New Year. Love seeing all the great items, everyone has been working on to bring to us this year! Would love to win the letter and look forward to seeing what this year brings.

  118. Denise Turner January 10, 2018 at 12:33 am

    What a wonderful project and giveaway!

  119. Greta H January 10, 2018 at 12:52 am

    I’d love to win–thanks for the chance!

  120. Amanda Pierce January 10, 2018 at 1:14 am

    I love CTMH would love to win one of these love letters!

  121. Katherine Wallis January 10, 2018 at 1:28 am

    Thanks for the chance to win this great prize from Close to my Heart.

  122. Maria D Miller January 10, 2018 at 2:37 am

    These letter kits are super cute! Would love to try one of my own ?.

  123. Carey Nusbaum January 10, 2018 at 2:40 am

    CTMH ROCKS! Thanks for the inspiration and for the opportunity to win!

  124. Sherri Piechnik January 10, 2018 at 3:01 am

    This is such a lovely idea and I love the play on words! Thanks for a chance to win.

  125. Kerrie January 10, 2018 at 3:48 am

    Thanks for the chance to win.

  126. Shari L Dancer-Thomas January 10, 2018 at 5:09 am

    Love Close to my Heart. Thanks for the chance to win!

  127. Anthea Buxton January 10, 2018 at 5:30 am

    I would love to win a Love Letter especially the ‘A’. CTMH is awesome!

  128. GabriellaB January 10, 2018 at 5:34 am

    Wow those letters look like so much fun

  129. Tiffany January 10, 2018 at 5:34 am

    What a generous offer. CTMH are one amazing company. Thanks for the amazing generosity with this prize.

  130. Tiffany January 10, 2018 at 5:37 am

    Lol my birthday is the day before. What an amazing prize to win.

  131. MaryB January 10, 2018 at 6:38 am

    What a beautiful kit, so many possibilities! Thanks to CTMH and SCT for the fabulous giveaway!

  132. Regina Harris January 10, 2018 at 7:25 am

    These letters would make a great birthday present. Thanks for the giveaway.

  133. Val January 10, 2018 at 7:51 am

    Would love to win a letter!

  134. Barbmac January 10, 2018 at 7:56 am

    Would love a Love Letter! If we can choose the letterI would want a J for my beautiful granddaughter! Thank you for the chance to win this prize! Love is something we need more of in this world! TFS! ?✨?✨?

  135. Ellen Moore January 10, 2018 at 8:00 am

    What a wonderful idea! I have used those letters as birthday gifts and the recipients always love them. thanks for such a great give away.

  136. Joyce January 10, 2018 at 8:43 am

    How lovely!! Beautiful letters, could use them for so much!

  137. Kelly Malacko January 10, 2018 at 9:46 am


  138. Terri Clark January 10, 2018 at 9:53 am

    Absolutely adore these letters! The flowers are beautiful! I will definitely be ordering extra letters! These will make gorgeous gifts to bring a smile every time it’s seen. Thanks for opportunity to win!

  139. Rebecca Miller January 10, 2018 at 9:54 am

    Thanks for the chance to win this beautiful kit!

  140. Kerry P January 10, 2018 at 10:10 am

    Thank you for the opportunity. My girls and I would love to decorate.

  141. Alice January 10, 2018 at 11:09 am

    I would absolutely love to win one of these …. thanks

  142. Carole January 10, 2018 at 11:20 am

    Thank you “Close To My Heart” for a chance to win.

  143. bepotts January 10, 2018 at 12:01 pm

    Those Love Letter Kits are beautiful!! I certainly know where I would put mine!

  144. Jennifer Pedwell January 10, 2018 at 12:06 pm

    What a great give away! Thanks!

  145. Tamika January 10, 2018 at 12:22 pm

    I’ve been showing these monogram letters to all of my friends. This would be an awesome prize of envy to own…thanks

  146. Liane January 10, 2018 at 1:43 pm

    Love you guys and love the kit as well. Great way to get those creative juices flowing. New year…new stage….bring it on.

  147. Taresa January 10, 2018 at 5:04 pm

    I’d love to win one of these letters! So pretty!

  148. Nikki Pakkala January 10, 2018 at 5:27 pm

    So pretty!
    “N” would be nice with all the flowers.

  149. Becky Moore January 10, 2018 at 6:55 pm

    These are so pretty and such a wonderful giveaway!

  150. Becky January 10, 2018 at 7:51 pm

    Love the rose gold used. I would love to hang this in my craft room. Thanks 4 the chance 2 win.?

  151. Tanya D. January 10, 2018 at 8:04 pm

    Those flowers are very pretty, thanks for the chance to win!

  152. Claudia Davis January 10, 2018 at 8:23 pm

    Love these letters!

  153. Denise Soloko January 11, 2018 at 6:42 am

    I love the CTMH Love Letter Kit.
    You can get so creative in making it your own,
    Thanks so much for the chance to win this awesome giveaway.

  154. BrendaLea January 11, 2018 at 9:18 am

    Love CTMH and the Love Letter Kits are beautiful. My letter “B” would looks so good in my bedroom. What an awesome giveaway! Thanks!

  155. Jackie Peduzzi January 11, 2018 at 8:46 pm

    I just love CTMH and this Love Letter Kit looks like so much fun! I would pick J and display it in my craft room!

  156. Elly Breen January 11, 2018 at 11:23 pm

    Thank you for the chance to win these love letters!!!!

  157. Julie Krehbiel January 13, 2018 at 8:53 am

    Love CTMH and the letter! Thank you!

  158. Sheri January 13, 2018 at 10:45 am

    Thanks for such an awesome giveaway!! I would love to win!!

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