Author Archives: Christine at Cocoa Daisy

Dissecting Design

Dissecting Design

Hello Daisies….Martha here sharing the design behind my favorite project that I created with the February Journal Entry kits.  It’s no secret that I love embellishments, when I dig into a kit they are the first thing that I look through and organize and...
February Daisy Day Planner Kit in Action!

February Daisy Day Planner Kit in Action!

Hello, Hello & Happy Weekend to you all 🙂 ohhhhh and Happy Valentine’s Day too!!! Today I am sharing the February Daisy Day Planner Kit in action, inside my medium gold planner from kikki.K! In my previous post, I showed you how I set up my planner for...
Tips & Tricks :: One stamp, so many ways!

Tips & Tricks :: One stamp, so many ways!

Hi Daisies! I am excited to be sharing some great tips and tricks using one stamp. I am sure there are even more good ideas beyond the ones I have come up with using the adorable pear stamp this month. It’s just that cute and versatile! So here are my ideas for...
Product Focus-Photo Corners

Product Focus-Photo Corners

I am going to sub-title this post Necessity Is The Mother of Invention.  When I opened my kit I organized everything and put my black and white photo corners to the side to use on my first layout.  I came back the next day and said photo corners were no where to be...
Love is in the…Planner!

Love is in the…Planner!

Good Morning, Daisies! I couldn’t wait any longer……I had to dive in and play with the February Kit!!!  Love is definitely inside my planner…all the red, pink and hearts are lovely 🙂 I punched a couple of holes in the pocket page…stamped...
January Sketch Challenge Winner

January Sketch Challenge Winner

Hello Daisies, I am pleased to announce the winner of the sketch challenge based on this sketch this month is… Wendy A {antenucci}! It was tough to choose a winner as all the pages were so fun and vibrant and had lots of personality and details on them! Here is...
Cards

Cards

Hello, Daisies!  I got creative with stamping, die cuts, and paper in making these cards using the January kits.  The more I do cards, I like to do at least one unique technique, adding interest…and sometimes that doesn’t mean they have to be complicated....
Pajama Time Inspiration!

Pajama Time Inspiration!

I am happy to be on the Cocoa Daisy blog to provide you with an inspiration piece using the month’s Pajama Time kit! I came upon this fun image on Pinterest and thought immediately of the exclusive cut file this month! I used the wonky bricks cut file from the...
Pretty Planner Pages…

Pretty Planner Pages…

TGIF!!!  Super thankful that the weekend is here 🙂 My last few blog posts have been a little tutorial on ways to jazz up your planner with handmade pockets and dividers…today I am going to share my week 1 with you… The set of sticky page flags came on a...
January Sketch Challenge~

January Sketch Challenge~

Hello Daisies! I hope you are all getting into the swing of this new year and ready for the first sketch challenge of 2015. The details are this: you have until January 20th to upload your page, card or project to the Cocoa Daisy gallery and post that you are...
Wrapping things up & fresh starts.

Wrapping things up & fresh starts.

Hello Daisies, it’s me, Jody here to bid farewell to 2014 with one last blogpost on this New Year’s eve of 2015. I am actually still awaiting the arrival of my January kit~ Pajama Time and so instead of having a mini book to share with you I am just...
December Sketch Challenge WINNER!

December Sketch Challenge WINNER!

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!! What a great day to announce the winner of the December sketch challenge! It is such a busy month for everyone, we appreciate everyone who took the time to participate. Today’s winner is Ami who made this lovely page from the...
Pocket for your Planner!

Pocket for your Planner!

Happy Weekend, Daisies…a BIG smile for the weekend 🙂 Today I want to show you how to make a fun pocket for your planner… The items you will need:  double sided 12×12 scrapbook paper, bone folder, adhesive tape runner, stapler and a single hole punch....
Off The Page-Gift Boxes

Off The Page-Gift Boxes

Hello Daisies!  Martha here sharing a quick and easy gift wrapping idea with you.   I created these cute little pillow boxes using patterned paper and embellishments from December’s Monterey Bay kits.  I sized these so that a gift card (and maybe a little...
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