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Bren Hughes

La Mesa, CA

Hi and welcome! I have been in the San Diego area with Close To My Heart for 25 years and counting! We are the "Let me Show you How" company! I can help you with all of your scrapbooking, stamping and paper crafting needs! I am also the creative coach of the Paper Cupcakes. Ever thought of having your own papercrafting business? Join us! Visit me at or to shop and see the catalog! or Contact me at I'm just a ruffle lovin', vintage junk salvagin', dumpster divin', upcyclin', glitter gluin', paper craftin', Close To My Heart sellin', Cricut cuttin', cookie bakin', baby huggin', guitar strummin' kinda girl

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About Close To My Heart

Close To My Heart is a direct sales company that offers a wide array of papercrafting products, with special emphasis on scrapbooking and stamping. For more than 30 years, founder and CEO Jeanette Lynton has been a leader in the industry, making many significant contributions to these arts, and making Close To My Heart a premier resource for individuals wishing to enhance their artistic talents and pursue a successful business opportunity.

Close To My Heart’s Independent Consultants enjoy a generous compensation plan, which rewards them for promoting our innovative and beautiful products to help every crafter celebrate relationships, share memories, and preserve the moments that matter most.

Our Products

Close To My Heart offers a wide range of products for every papercrafting project, with papers, inks, embellishments, and project kits in coordinating colors and designs. Our pioneering clear polymer My Acrylix® stamps make it easy to get precise, crisp images every time, exactly where and how you want them. Browse the pages of our current idea book catalog for artwork inspiration and then shop our products.