Sunday, January 27, 2013

Paper Piecings/SVG Shaped Card Blog Hop

Good morning!  Welcome to my blog and the Paper Piecings/SVG Shaped Card Blog Hop!

Hope you are all not to busy watching the Pro Bowl to join us today, because it is going to be an Awesome Hop. 

Ashley here and I'm your hostess!  You are in for a real treat!  This hop is all about shaped cards created using paper piecings and SVG cuts!  If you would like to learn how to do a shaped card, I have a few tutorials that you can find HERE and HERE!

I have some amazing and talented ladies joining me for this hop so be sure to hop through to each stop!

Here is the lineup...

I'm so excited for this card.  I'm really happy how it turned out.

Papers are from my stash, Core'dinations and Recollections Valentine's Day
Kiss For My Sweet from Designs On Cloud 9
Jaded Blossom Puppy Love
Queen & Co Twinkle Goosebump
Stampin Up Classic Ink in Early Espresso
Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Worn Lipstick
VersaFine in Onyx Black

Now what is a Blog Hop without some Awesome Prizes:

I have some prizes to give out to those who comment AND follow every stop of the hop!

$20 Gift Card to Michaels or Joanns (Winner's Choice)


$10.00 Gift Certificate to Designs on Cloud 9

I hope you enjoy the hop!

I will now send you off to see what Jamie has for you!

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Valentine's Gift Bag Blog Hop

Hello Everyone  
Welcome to the Valentine's Gift Bag Blog Hop
We are so excited you could join us!

Do you find yourself running out of time to make your gift bags for you love ones, kids classmates & teachers or that special someone.  If you are one of these people than you are in the right place. 
  This hop have lots of wonderful projects to inspire you to create your very own gift bags. This is a one day hop and we would appreciate your comments on each blog along the way. 

   You should have arrived from Pam at LoveBug are in the right place. If you are just stopping by please start at the beginning over at Angela's blog where the fun begin.

This hop is being hosted by AJ Scrapbooking & Cards and Angela's Craft Spot. 
You should begin at Angela's blog and end at An'Jenic's blog

Our Fabulous Sponsor's:

My Creative Time
Prize: Stamp Set: Label Font
Facebook Page: My Creative Time

Prize: $6 voucher to SKdigis store
Facebook Page: SKdigis

Heather at Fresh Brewed Designs
Prize: A $10 Gift Card to Fresh Brewed Designs Store
Facebook Page: Fresh Brewed Designs

We would like to THANK all of our awesome sponsor for sponsoring this blog hop
We would like to thank all of the ladies who helped us by creating a awesome gift bags for this hop

We couldn't have done it with your help!
Thank You Ladies!

How do you win?
1. You must complete the blog hop
You must leave a comment on all blogs and  follow each one.

2. You must stop by our sponsors Facebook Page:
Like and Leave a comment saying you are from the Valentine's Gift Bag Hop and Thank them for being a Sponsor. 

With out them we would not have so many awesome gifts to give!

We will have 3 winners.  One for each prize!

Winners will be chosen on Monday Jan. 28th and will be listed on both of our blogs!
 AJ Scrapbooking & Cards & Angela's Crafty Spot!

So my gift bag was actually for a customer.  He wanted a gift bag for his girlfriend who is a teacher :)

Papers were from my stash and Core'dinations
Gift bag is from the Silhouette store
Stampin Up Classic Ink in Pear Pizzazz
Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Spiced Marmalade and Worn Lipstick
White Gel Pen

Your next stop is An'Jenic!

Here is the line up in case you get lost:

Candice - Candied Cards

Happy Hopping-

Thursday, January 10, 2013

All About Penguins Blog Hop

Nana's Birthday Bash Blog Hop here

Welcome to the All About Penguins Blog Hop!

We're so glad you could join us! Today we'd like to share with you a whole bunch of crafty projects made using our favorite, adorable, and lovable winter friends... penguins!

If you've just come across the hop and would like to start at the beginning, please visit Ashley's blog. If you've come from An'Jenic's blog, you're in the right place!

I've made...
A penguin treat.  My fabulous friend Jamie created the cutest penguin card a bit ago and it inspired me so much :)  Be sure to check out Jamie's card by clicking here.

Papers are from my stash
Jaded Blossom-Fancy Topper Die, Curly Label Die, Winter Candies and a Clear Box
Tim Holtz Distress Ink Spiced Marmalade 
Stampin Up Classic Ink in Rose Red
Bow, Beak, Scarf and Wings came from a penguin file from the Silhouette store

We have some fabulous sponsors ready to give away prizes to those who comment AND follow every stop of the hop!
$20 Gift Certificate

$20 Gift Certificate

$10 Gift Certificate

$10 Gift Certificate

*NEW* CTMH Paper Packet
Kit Includes: Chantilly 6 - 12x12 B&T Duos (2 of each 3 double designs)
6 - 12x12 Cardstock Sheets (2 Champagne, 2 Twilight, 1 Buttercup, 1 Cotton Candy)
Sponsored by our very own Vanessa
Please follow her Facebook page as well to be eligible to win

Winners will be randomly chosen and announced on Tuesday January 8th at Made Especially For You. Please remember that you most comment and follow each stop of the hop to be eligible to win! You have through this Sunday evening to hop.

Your next stop is Georgiana's blog.

Here's the complete lineup in case you get lost along the way:
15. Lissa Marie -

Happy Hopping! :)

Nana's Birthday Bash Blog Hop

Welcome to “NANA’S BIRTHDAY BASH”Blog Hop!

We're so happy you could join us today!  We will be showcasing projects that are Birthday related. 

If you've hopped along from Pam's Blogthen you are in the right place!!  If you are just joining me from your dashboard, or reading this via email, please be sure to CLICK HERE to start at the beginning with NANA’S BLOG (you'll want to catch up on all the FUN!!)...

In addition to seeing a lot of awesome creations, there is some blog candy available too.  Nana a/k/a Miranda is giving away a $25 Michael’s gift card along with a surprise box.  To be eligible for the blog candy, you are required to visit each stop in the hop and leave a comment! 

Papers are from my stash and Core'dinations
Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Iced Spruce, Worn Lipstick and Spun Sugar
Cotton Candy Stickles
White Gel Pen
VersaFine in Onyx Black

I am the last stop on the hop and hope you had fun!

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Blog Hop Winners

Hi everyone!  Happy Sunday!

So it appears I am running late announcing winners of December blog hops.  I was supposed to do this on Monday.  

So getting right to it....

From the 12 Days Of Christmas Blog Hop....

$10 gift certificate to Designs On Cloud 9


From the Christmas Blog Hop....

$10 gift certificate to Designs On Cloud 9

Christine Kiehl

Jaded Blossom Christmas Wishes stamp set


Trendy Twine Candy Cane Mini Pack


From the Gingerbread Blog Hop....

$20 gift card to Michaels or Joanns (winners choice)


$10 gift certificate to Designs On Cloud 9

Kim Ricketts  

From the Welcome Winter Blog Hop....

Jaded Blossom Winter Candies and Winter Wishes stamp sets


$20 gift certificate to Designs On Cloud 9


I think I got all of them.  Congrats to everyone!  Please email me at with your info and I will get all prizes out.

If anyone is still waiting on blog candy, please email me as well.  I've had some packages and envelopes come back the past few would be helpful to mail if I had postage on things lol.

Hope everyone has a great Sunday and a great week!