Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Blog Hop {The Twinery & Skipping Stones}

The Introduction:

If you are hopping along with us today: You should have come here from Skipping Stones Design. If you did, you are in the right place! Welcome!
If you aren't already a follower, I'd love to have you follow my blog!

If you are one of my regular readers: Thanks for coming back! I love having you! Please join along in the hop - you can start at The Twinery's blog.

The Prizes:
The Twinery is giving away a Colorful Bunch Sampler Pack ($20 retail value).
Image of Colorful Bunch Sampler Pack - our first 11 colors
Be sure to check the Skipping Stones Design blog to see what they are giving away. 

The Details:
Leave a comment on each blog along the hop.
Blog comments close on Friday, May 25th at 11:59pm (EDT) and the winners will be announced on The Twinery's blog and the Skipping Stones Design blog.

The Project:
For this project I combined the Everyday Blessings stamp set from Skipping Stones Design with Blossom twine from The Twinery.
 
I love that little houndstooth bird in the Everyday Blessings stamp set. {It's no secret that I love houndstooth!} I stamped the bird in Angel Pink ink and then added the sentiment in Jet Black ink. 

I cut the stamped panel and my card base with dies and then finished it all off with a fun double bow of Blossom twine.

To add a little something to the inside of the card I stamped the falling leaves stamp from the Everyday Blessings stamp set. {I did a little bit of simple masking to get the arrangement you see below. The original, unmodified stamp looks slightly different.}
Thanks for stopping by today!

The Next Stop:

Supplies: 
Cardstock: Discount Cardstock (Brilliant White 130#);
Patterned Paper: My Mind's Eye (Follow Your Heart: Be Happy Collection);
Stamps: Skipping Stones Design (Everyday Blessings);
Ink: Memento (Angel Pink); Ranger (Archival - Jet Black);
Twine: The Twinery (Blossom); 

Dies: Spellbinders (Standard Circles - Large, Floral Doily Motifs);
Other: (Pearl);
Tools: Fiskars (Scissors); Scor-Pal (Scoring Board);


38 comments:

  1. This is so beautiful! Wonderful job with the SSD stamps!

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  2. Love your CAS card! I like the die cut music pattern paper and the sweet bird. TFS

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  3. Like the way you layered the sentiment over the image, Tifany!

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  4. I like your card. Very pretty. Thanks for sharing.

    Carla from Utah

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  5. Such a sweet card! Love that fancy shape too!

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  6. Love the shaped card and the overlaping stamps!!!

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  7. What a pretty card Tiffany!!

    Kathy

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  8. What a beautiful birthday card! Love the bird in pink with the black sentiment over it. It lets the sentiment be the focus but adds a little fun to it.

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  9. Wow, that die cut base looks amazing!

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  10. Super cute card love the Bird and the
    Sentiment. love the Boarder. thanks for sharing
    abbraddock@msn.com

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  11. Very pretty card!!!
    kailashn2003@yahoo.com

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  12. Very elegant! I love the edges with the music for the 'tweety bird '

    Sheri

    sherii at cfl dot rr dot com

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  13. Pretty card. jeandonny2000 at hotmail dot com

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  14. I adore the background stamp around the edges.

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  15. Wow! I love the shape of thos card! Beautiful!

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  16. Super cute!

    (Sorry if this is a repeat)

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  17. Gorgeous, gorgeous card Tifany - fab stamping and cute little twinery bow :)

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  18. Love the lace design! So me!! You did a wonderful job!

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  19. Such a sweet, beautiful card. And...since I love houndstooth, too, you've now in my reader! :) Gotta stick with a girl who loves houndstooth!

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  20. Love how sweet and simple your card is!

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  21. I really like this card, it is simple and elegant. buck2@casscomm.com

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  22. I love this card, so simple but elegant. buck2@casscomm.com

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  23. What a nice card, so simple yet elegant. buck2@casscomm.com

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  24. Really sweet! Love how you used the Die, together with the Twine and stamps..
    Thank you for sharing!!
    //katarina

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