Winners of the ItsyBitsy Weddings & Celebrations Challenge

January 2013 was a great month for crafting and we saw an amazing range of submissions for our Weddings & Celebrations Challenge. The task was to create something grand and lavish and we were mighty impressed with the creations that came in. Of course we have to choose our favorites. In no particular order, our favorites who will each receive a voucher worth Rs. 1000 from ItsyBitsy and a 'Winner' Badge for their blogs are Indira for this gorgeous green & white wedding card and Sharanya for Read more...

The ItsyBitsy Pattern Paper Challenge

It's the month of February and time for a new challenge here at ItsyBitsy. This month it's all about pattern papers. We want to see the magic you can create using pattern papers. It can be anything - a card, layout, album, box, calendar or so on. All we ask is that you incorporate pattern papers somewhere in the creation. The team at ItsyBitsy has been crafting like crazy, putting together some awesome designs using the scores of pattern papers we have in-house. Here are some of them which I'm sure Read more...

DCVW Baby Papers

If you're working on a baby scrapbook, invitation card set or any kind of new baby project, the beautiful range of papers from DCVW Baby is a great choice. And when you shop with ItsyBitsy, you don't have to pick up the entire pack, just the papers you like which are all at half price. Here's a baby card and envelope set I made using these wonderful designs.Aren't the lovely pink shades and patterns so very pretty and girly? I just love them. And it's not all pink. There are some lovely muted greens Read more...

Sweet Treats – GDT post by Mallika

At ItsyBitsy we are keen to support talented and passionate crafters which is why we have introduced the Professional Crafters Club (PCC), an invitational only scheme for amazing crafters who have been supporting our store for a long time. In 2013, we want to showcase the work of these talented women and will be inviting  PCC members each month to GD for our blog. I am very pleased to welcome the extremely talented Mallika of Aola Handmade Cards to share one of her fantastic creations with all our Read more...

HALF OFF!!!! on Pattern Papers!!!

It doesn't get better than this folks! ItsyBitsy is offering a FLAT 50% off on all pattern papers! There is no other place where you will get individual sheets so that you can pick up the pattern YOU want at the quantities YOU need. We've got all the big brands from DCVW to Kaisercraft and so much more. Over 700 designs to choose from!!! What's more we're giving away this amazing matstack of 48 sheets worth Rs. 1999 to one lucky crafter. All you have to to do is enter our sweepstakes on Facebook Read more...

The Magical Powers of ItsyBitsy’s Laser Cuts

ItsyBitsy has these amazing laser cuts that can add a wonderful touch to any project - card/ scrapbook/ album/ box etc. Some of you have made magic with them - like Sharada with her Mirror Mirror on the Wall post and Pooja with her bird cage post. I have had a few for a while now and recently saw this cute Lamp Post chipboard in my drawer this morning. Of course I had to immediately sit down and make a card with it and here's the final result!As you can see I've done little else with the card. The Read more...

Castle Shaped Pop up Slider Card Tutorial by Dr Sonia

At ItsyBitsy we are keen to support talented and passionate crafters which is why we have introduced the Professional Crafters Club (PCC), an invitational only scheme for amazing crafters who have been supporting our store for a long time. In 2013, we want to showcase the work of these talented women and will be inviting a new PCC member each month to GD for our blog. And who better to start off with than the matriarch of Craft Blogging in India - Dr. Sonia of Cards and School Projects. Welcome aboard Read more...

The MARVELOUS ItsyBitsy Foam Punch

ItsyBitsy has a new range of punches which punch foam and card stock. They are really quite marvelous because they punch out crisp and clean outlines which work wonderfully for any craft project. I've just done a new video demonstrating how this works and you can see first hand how well they work.There are about 20 awesome foam punch designs available at the store. Remember they also work well with card stock. Plus we also have a fabulous range of foam sheets which you can examine as well. Have Read more...

A Masculine Card

Crafters! A few submissions are trickling in for our Weddings and Celebrations Challenge - glad to see the awesome entries and looking forward to more glamorous and gorgeous creations.My topic for today is masculine cards. A friend of mine is celebrating his birthday and I figured I would make a card when I realized that masculine cards are not the easiest feat. We're constantly jazzing up our creations with flowers, butterflies and bows so we find ourselves stumped when we need to create something Read more...

Kraft Bags, Doilies and What Not!

ItsyBitsy is bursting with exciting new products and I've been itching to blog about it. Firstly a few weeks ago, they launched these Kraft Bags which are really economically priced, well made and come in a variety of sizes. Then a week ago, they introduced paper doilies intricately designed and available in 5 awesome sizes. Finally they've rolled out these amazing foam punches - Now punch craft will take on a whole new persona with crafters able to punch foam, paper and card stock with equal EASE! Read more...