Thursday, November 4, 2010

I’m Happy …. Let’s Hop & Shop!

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It’s release day over on MFT Stamps, which means it is time to join the MFT Stamps Design Team for another "Blog Hop and Shop!".

The hop started at Kim's (MFT Lady) blog so if you didn’t start from there you may want to head over there now so that you can start at the beginning of the hop. You don't want to miss anything and believe me there is lots to see!

Tonight I'm featuring the Happy Thoughts stamp set, I used this for my sentiments on this card. For my first card I decided to make a wild card type card, I haven’t created one of these in a number of years until the other day when I made one at a shoebox swap.

As you can see I have also used the PI – Bedtime Stories stamp set. I just adore this stamp set … I love all the PI sets! Like stamps you can never have too many Pure Innocence stamps hehe! I paper pieced the bed and lamp on the image.

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For the inside of my card I used another of the sentiments from the Happy Thoughts set as well as using the Polka Dot Greetings Die & Stamp Duo. I love this die/stamp set and will be using it a lot more in the future.

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Here is one more view of the inside of my card, this time showing the whole inside of the card.

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For my second card today I just used the sentiments from the Happy Thoughts stamp set. I used two Die-namic dies to create this, which were the Framed Greeting Die and the Jumbo Scallop Border Die.

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Here is the inside of my card, I kept it very simple and just added the one sentiment from the Happy Thoughts set.

Well that is about it from me for today, now it is time to hop on over to the blog of the marvellous Melody Rupple and see what awesome creation she has to share with you today.

Enjoy the rest of the hop and thanks for dropping by! Don't forget to leave comments on all the blogs, you never know who may be giving away blog Candy!!

Stamps: Happy Thoughts; PI – Bedtime Stories; Polka Dot Greetings – MFT Stamps
Paper: White; Bright Pink; Pale Pink; Candy Lane DP – Kaisercraft; Red DP
Die-namics: Polka Dot Greetings Die; Framed Greeting Die; Jumbo Scallop Border Die – MFT Stamps
Other: Black Ink; Grosgrain Ribbon; Button; Cuttlebug Embossing Folder; Circle Punches; Rhinestones; Foam Tape; Copics

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39 comments:

  1. Oh wow Frances! Awesome cards! LOVE the shape on the first one! And the second one is Oh So Elegant! Love them!!!!

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  2. Fabulous cards, Frances! The layout and colors on the first card are just so happy! Your second card is beautifully elegant -- I love the position of the sentiment, too!

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  3. Both cards are awesome, Frances! Love that angled front on the first one!

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  4. wow, 2 great cards! I am loving the PI stamps too!
    Sandra

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  5. I love the cards and enjoyed seeing many more on your blog!

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  6. Awesome cards. My favorite is the red and white. Love the background.

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  7. Great cards Frances! Love the fun shape on the first one!

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  8. Great cards! And the inside is as beautiful as the outside.

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  9. Both cards are fantastic! You are very talented.

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  10. I love both of your cards. Those PI's are adorable aren't they!!

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  11. Oh how gorgeous Frances! I love the shaped card!

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  12. Hi Frances,
    Beautiful cards! I love the wild card shape, and the other card is very elegant.
    Thanks for sharing!

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  13. Beautiful cards Frances. Love the shape of the first one.

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  14. Great fun shape on the first card and I really like the pretty reds on the second one. Great job on both!

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  15. Frances you always inspire me to greater things
    Thanks for sharing your talents with us.

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  16. The first card is such a fun card! And the second is so elegant. Beautiful, both of them.

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  17. LOVE that crookedy card and the colors of the 2nd! So much fun!!!

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  18. great shape on the first one, adds a lot of extra interest. and the second one is Beautiful! great work!

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  19. Love your cards , they are beautiful.

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  20. Love your cards , they are beautiful.

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  21. Love the depth of your bedtime stories card.

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  22. Love the cut of your card. Must try it! Thanks for sharing :)

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  23. The card front is such a fun shape!

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  24. Beautiful cards Frances! Love the pink!

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  25. SO many uses for the new stamps! And my favorite colors, red and black! Love your cards!

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  26. I love the cards. I have been following you for a little while and I love that you always decorate the inside of the card!!!

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  27. amazing as usual!!! I LOVE the different shape for the bedtime card - super cute!!!

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  28. Beautiful creations! I love the cut of the first card. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  29. I love the shape of that first card - I haven't seen one like that before. And the colors on the second are so striking! Very nice pair of cards. :-)

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  30. I love the shape on that first card! Such fun colors too. Thanks for sharing.

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  31. Totally loving that PI card and the shape you made the front of it into.

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  32. What great cards! LOVE the PI one and the neat slanted front! Fabulous!!!

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