try it - like it - create it

Try it – Like it – Create it Disclosure: Some posts are written in exchange for complimentary products or payment in order to share this information along with an honest opinion. Sponsored posts are also shared in order to receive a small amount to help support this site. Please see the Disclosure Policy document for further information. 

Try it – Like it – Create it Privacy Policy: Privacy Policy

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

I am really excited to share the new Machine Tool Organizer from Cricut. It sells for $29.99. This post and photos contain affiliate links. If you purchase something through any link, I will receive a small commission at no extra charge to you.Any supplies used may be given to me free of charge, however,

Read More »

Links are affiliates and help support this site. For three days Cricut is having a huge machine sale. The Cricut Maker at $299 the promotion will run 5/29-5/31. Save 20% off All Materials! Valid through 6/2 Save 20% off All Accessories! Valid through 6/2 Related Posts:Homemade Sale – CricutCricut Joy SaleCricut’s Easter SaleCricut Spring Sale

Read More »

The decoupage paper I used was Quite Place. It is a part of the Out in my Garden set from Denise Boddey Designs. The one-sheet covered the entire project and was used in a few different ways. The Quite Place design has a colorful plant design with a subtle overall pattern. The different areas

Read More »

These Ribbon Flowers are very versatile. You could use them as craft embellishments or how about for clips in girl’s hair? I found them to be very comforting and peaceful to make, maybe even more therapeutic for me than for their final use.  This post and photos contain affiliate links. If you

Read More »

I was so excited to get a sample of the Swift Bead Needle by Clover. I originally saw it demonstrated at Creativation in January and I was speechless when I saw it. I know it is going to dynamically change how I bead and make jewelry. The Swift Bead needle is available

Read More »

The minute I saw this decanter advertised on the Dollar Tree website, I knew I had to have it. I wanted to etch it with etchall. I love the iridescent quality of the glass. I had a hard time deciding which color decanter to get but ultimately decided upon the purple version.

Read More »

Designer Craft Connection is having a blog hop sponsored by DCWV’s Petal Paper. I’d never worked with Petal Paper before so I ran a few tests before I decided upon what I was going to create. I will share those experiments with you before I share the tutorial for my project. Visit

Read More »

I am sharing this card I made using Sunshine and Bee Design’s digital stamp. This project is a part of the Facebook group Craft Collabs. We are sharing projects made with this digital stamp as well as a giveaway. Sunshine & Bee Designs is giving away a gift voucher to one winner

Read More »

This month’s Free SVG Group’s theme is Quarantine. Stay Positive and Stay Home is my submission for the theme. I like how the colors graduate down the shirt but you could easily change the color for your own creation. I am showing the design on a black shirt but it would work

Read More »

I have a really fun post and video tutorial on the Rinea blog today making this paper spinner. The bend in the foiled paper catches the wind and causes it to spin. I am a part of the Rinea Design Team and I post tutorials on their blog twice a month. [Wind

Read More »
amazon
Shop Recommended Products

search site:

email list:

about:

You have to try something before you know you like it. Try it – Like it – Create it explores crafting, new products, travel and recipes. Try it – Like it – Create it shares it and reviews it all!

The woman behind the blog:
Janet Van Lone Trieschman is a mom who loves to create. She left a career as a college professor teaching Graphic Design to raise her family. Looking for a creative outlet, Janet started a website;
Try it – Like it – Create it.

CreateForLess.com - Create More, Spend Less
Get a 7-day Free Trial at PicMonkey

Design Teams
and Content
Creator for...