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May 20, 2010

Crafty Secrets Discount!


Hello and Welcome to Thursday! So close to the weekend, you can almost taste it!

This month ABC Toys & Crafts store is highlighting different companies they represent and all this week, the ABC Designers have been showing projects created using Crafty Secrets stamps!

Stamps: Crafty Secrets (wine lovers)
Paper: scraps
Ink: SU! classic
Other: organza ribbon, chipboard,
TrimAHome gold wire ribbon,
vintage paper elements and
button from grandma's button jar.





With each week's highlighted company, Julie of ABC Toys is offering a discount!

Crafty Secrets 15% off
with Discount Code: CS1622
@ http://www.abctoysandcrafts.net/
Code Expires 5/22/2010

Simply pop over to the store, open an account and start saving! Remember we are highlighting & discounting a different company every week in May!!!

Here are the challenges...

Mercy's Tue Sketch~sketch, though I veered a bit.
City Crafter chall~inspirational photo
Paperminutes~bottle
Incy Wincy~blast from the past
Your Next Stamp~pop it...the wine bottle.
Die Cut Dreams~lace
Practical Scrappers(weekly)~use patterned paper
Creative Inspiration Chall~punches/die cuts
Timeless Tuesday~use chipboard...my stamped bottle.
Crafty Cardmakers~inside out
Double Dutch~numbers...peeking out from under the ribbon!

Whew! I think that's it for now! lol


Hope you all have some time to craft today! Pop by tomorrow for the lovely Fred She Said blog hop!
Blessings!


29 comments:

Donna said...

Hey Maria, gorgeous colours on this card and brilliant the way you have layered the image...fab addition of the button too...such an elegant card :) Donna x

Mary Duffek said...

Such a fun, pretty card!

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

oh how fabulous! love the colors and awesome image! i could use a glass about now - lol.

thank you so much, maria, for your lovely words on my sponsoring endeavors. it's total fun beiing able to share my work with such awesome and talented people.

hugs, my friend.

LeAnne said...

Maria, I love this! I love ALL THINGs Crafty Secrets---I may have to go shopping!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

This is very unique, love how you interpret "Paris", very cool idea indeed!
Thanks for playing along with CCCB!

Linda Robinson said...

So Adorable, I just love that image. It brought a smile to my face! Thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

Tanya Rudd said...

What a fabulous card. Love the colors of your pattern paper. Thank for your joining us at Practical Scrappers this week.
Hugs
Tanya

june lanum said...

So pretty you took the fun way to Paris, Thanks for joining us at the CCCB

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

Robin Kirkpatrick said...

I'm sure you knew I'd love this one! I've eyed that set for a long time but haven't succumbed....yet....but I love what you did with the woman and the sentiment - too cute!

Christine Riley said...

this is too cute! Love that stamp set and I love the design of your card. Phew, it's been a crazy week around here, I can't wait until the weekend is here :)
Hugs and Blessings, Christine

Sue Frazier said...

that card makes me want to sit back and enjoy a nice glass of wine! thanks for joining us at practical scrappers this week!

Heike said...

Wonderful card with great colors and Details. Thanks for playing with us at the Double Dutch Challenge. Good Luck!

Hugs
Heike

Karen said...

Very nice, thanks for joining us at DCD.
xx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

I just love this card Maria!! Awesome layout, stamps and design!! Your embellishing is perfect.
hugs,
Chris

Deb Neerman said...

Just gorgeous, Maria! LOVE the vintage flair!!

Sending hugs!

Marlene said...

Oooh...now THAT'S my kind of card! LOL!

Susie Sugar said...

This is so pretty thanks for joining us at the DCD challenge this week for our "Lace it up" challenge
Hugs Susie & Vikki
xx

Heather "Hev" said...

This is very elegant :)


Thank you for joining us this week at Incy Wincy Designs Challenge

Good luck :)

Please come and visit my personal blog Vanilla Hevn

Cheryl said...

oh this is one awesome card hun love the colurs you have used,wonderful detail too many thanks for playing along with my challenge this week at creative inspirations hugs cheryl xxxxx

Lisa B said...

I haven't "talked" to you in ages!!! Hello!!! I love this card. What is the paper that you used behind the scalloped circle? Is that an index card or embellishment that you buy like that?

Magia da Inês said...

♥ Olá, amiga!
Conheci seu cantinho... amei!...♥
Super criativo e agradável.
Você é muito talentosa!!!
Um ótimo fim de semana! ♥
♥♥ Beijinhos carinhosos.
Itabira - Brasil ♥♥

Heather Jensen said...

Sweet card! Love those stamps too. Thanks for playing at CCCB. :)

jude said...

Gorjuss card hun love it!thanks for joining i this weeks challenge over at creative inspirations .Hope to see you again with our next chall;enge
hugs judex

Tina said...

hey girl this wine card is divine and so is your summer card. Love all your cards - your inspiration is never ending.

We actually had a blustery and cold day here - hope your weather cools off.

xo
tina

Basement gal said...

Oh fabulous. I have never seen wine stamps before and now I must have them, thank you for entering into the creative inspirations challenge.

Betty Wright said...

Maria, this is wonderful! Love the rich colors, textures, and detailing! Great use of the chipboard, too! Thanks so much for playing FTTC!

judie said...

love this, has such a vintage feel to it as well, well done on such a brill card, thanks for playin with us at crafty cardmakers xx

Phred said...

fab card
glad you joined us at crafty cardmakers

lv toria