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August 12, 2010

Paper Pretties Blog Hop

Welcome to the
Paper Pretties
Blog Hop





With Paper Pretties under new management, we are celebrating this new release with a Grand Re-Opening blog hop!!

If you arrived here from Jane's blog, you're right on track. If you need to start from the beginning, hop over to the Paper Pretties' blog!



Stamps: Paper Pretties (Give a Hoot set)
Papers: SU! kraft cs & dsp, Fancypants dp,
vintage bookpage
Ink: Prisma pencils
Other: Nesties, mme brad,
MS punch, twine



Aren't these owls the cutest? I love Victoria Case stamps and am thrilled to see her available at Paper Pretties!!! With the store now based in the U.S., shipping is much faster and must cheaper! (yay!) Check out all the wonderful stamps Heather now carries...Paper Pretties Store!


Would you like to WIN this adorable Give a Hoot set?? Please leave a comment below before August 15, 6 pm EDT (US, east coast time)!

Thanks for hopping with us, your next stop is Wendy!
Blessings!


Challenges...
Alota Rubber Stamps - Distressing
Crafty Pad - Chocolate & Cream
The Crazy Challenge - Forest Friends
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Things With Wings
Crafty Creations - Winged Things
Speedy the Cat's Friends Challenge - Make your own embellies
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - flowers
Crafty Little Place - one tag
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - vintage

and let's not forget...the Clearly Delightful challenge -to use a tag (deadline Aug 19th)





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79 comments:

StampOwl said...

so cute

Jackie said...

I love how you colored in these adorable owls! Oh and all the embellishments you used are perfectly coordinated, fabulous card!

Riet said...

So beautiful card Maria,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Holly said...

Very cute Maria!

Libby Hickson said...

So cute and pretty!!

Stressed Stamper said...

Love it - love colours used and great flower

Heather said...

These owls are so adorable. The way you've framed them with that topnote is perfect. Heather:)

Cindy Haffner said...

ADORABLE.

Lisa said...

Wow!!! Super cute!!!! Thanks for sharing!

Tanja said...

lovely stamp and card Maria, i love the flower and the colours of the DP you chose.

Mercy said...

too stinkin' cute, maria!

scrapnnMO said...

Beautiful card. Love everything about it. Thanks for the sweet comment on my blog. :)

Pat (mspfd) said...

Oh my goodness, this is so stinkin' cute! Love it

Delia said...

Great card, love your stitching and colors. thanks for sharing.

theCook said...

I love those owls! Thanks for a chance at winning them!

wendyp said...

Love that flower! Those owls are too stinkin CUTE!!!

loyaz1 said...

Yes, yes, yes - please enter me - this is adorable. Thanks for the opportunity!
DianeL
loyaz1@wbhsi.net

Crystal said...

Oh my goodness Maria I TOTALLY LOVE this...Those owls are sweet as can be and your flower is GORGEOUS!

Deb said...

So cute, Maria! I love how you changed from zig-zag to straight stitching, and that flower is the perfect accent! Fun, cute card!

Jana Weaver said...

Beautiful card! Love the flower on there, and all the different papers you used - very vintage-y!!

Rachel said...

OMGoodness how GORGEOUS this card is!!!
hugs,
Rachel

Elena said...

What a sweet card! I really like the tag and very beautiful flower!

Denise said...

This stamp is definitely my fav so far in the hop!!! So cute!!!!!

Jacilynn said...

super cute! I love this. great card Maria.
x

Marlene said...

What a cute bunch of hooters!!! HA! Love it, Maria!

Danni said...

Beautiful card, Maria!!

Kisa Peters said...

So cute - I love the softness!!

Dawn said...

this is just lovely!

Lori said...

I'm going to have to get my hands on these owls! They are sooooo cute!

maxine said...

Hi Maria this is stunning, I love the papers and image and the flower is fantastic.

Allison said...

Super cute image...great coloring!

Shelly said...

Gorgeous card, Maria!!! Your coloring is so beautiful and you chose great papers. The flower finishes it all off perfectly.

Kelly Booth said...

SOOOOOOOOOO Cute!!! Love those Owls!!

Susi said...

Super coloring Maria. hoot hoot

CheckerBeads said...

Love it Maria!

Brandi said...

They are darling Maria! :)

Mandy said...

Oh Maria your card is absolutely gorgeous, so sweet and so beautifully coloured.
Thanks for the challenge tip, I'd not heard of that one
hugs Mandy xx

Wendalyn said...

Your card is just adorable..

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Wonderful card!! I love the fabulous flower and your use of a tag!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at ACLP this week!!
Sheri-ACLP DT

Christine Riley said...

Absolutely adorable, Maria, I love the fun image and layout.
Hugs, Christine

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is adorable Maria!! Love your owls and the gorgeous flower!! You rock!
hugs and blessings,
Chris
Have you started homeschooling yet?

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Oh my, Maria, this is just wonderful. I love the shabby vintage feel of it and your flower is fabulous. I was so thrilled to see your entry into the new Simon Says Stamp and Show challenge. So happy you could join in the fun with us on our first challenge!

Hugs,
Linda

Jessica G. said...

Beautiful coloring on this owl family, awesome DPs, and your punched flower is amazing!

Cammy said...

Very cute Maria! Love your soft colors.

Patti said...

too cute! your paper flower is awesome! This is my very first blog hop party, and I'm having a blast!

Gwen's Busy Little Hands said...

Adorable image. Love your little sentiment tag. Perfect for our challenge at A Crafty Little PLace. GLad to have you with us.

Smiles!
Gwen DTC@ACLP

Vicki Dutcher said...

Very cute!! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Lynn McAuley said...

Such an adorable card!! Love these sweet owls and your fabulous shabby chic blossom!!

Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful work in the Friends of Speedy the Cat's embellishment challenge!!

Joan Ervin said...

This is adorable, Maria....I just love those sweet little owls and what a pretty fluffy flower!!!!

jengd said...

Cute card and your flower is beautiful!

Pam said...

Great Card. Love those little Owls. Great flower also

Jessie/knightrone said...

So pretty!! Love it!!

creative patti said...

I just love those owls, Great card.

Karen said...

Great card Maria, love your colouring with Prismas too, thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.
xx

Arianne said...

How cute are they?
Love the card! TFS!

LynneForsythe said...

Just DARLING!!!

thanks BUNCHES for playing along with the Design Teamies and Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

Nikki Schmaltz said...

THis is one of those cards that just makes me smile! Love it! The owls are the cutest and I love that flower. Scrumptious! Thanks for sharing over at ACLP!

Judy said...

This is adorable! Thank you so much for entering this in our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.

Hugs
Judy

craftyb said...

gorgeous card...i love the pp mix and those big owl eyes!! i love your flower too! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Creations! bx

Chrissy D said...

Ohhh my this is ADORABLE!

Donna said...

Gorgeous card Maria...these owls are a real hoot...geddit lol! Your flower is so crummy and I love your sentiment too...such a sweet card :) Donna x

Stampvanwinkle said...

Maria, This is so cute.

KymKreates said...

Your project is eye-catching! I adore the use of flowers! Thanks for sharing with us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best and Good Luck!

KymKreates
DT Coordinator

Linda Elbourne said...

Really cute work Maria! Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show for our very first challenge ... I hope to see you again next week :0)

CraftyC said...

Your card is so sweet Maria. I love the owl and the vintage bookpage looks fabulous on this card!
Clairex

Bandon, Oregon said...

What a HOOT!!! Love this card!! and Flower!!!!

Joanne Travis said...

The owl family is SO cute!!
Thanks for joining us at Speedy's Friends this week!

Debbie said...

Beautiful card Maria, love the stitching. :)

Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Pad. :)

Debbie The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs

Jennifer {jennifer-g} said...

Wow, Maria, this is awesome!! I love the subtle colors and the flower effect!

Mary G. said...

LOVE that flower! The owl image is just too adorable!! Great job!

JenR said...

What a beautiful card! Love these owls!

marywebb said...

Beautiful Card! Love those owls!!

Alaine said...

Very Cute!

the whimsical butterfly said...

BEAUTIFUL layout and card-I love that handmade flower, too! Was fun hopping with you!

Heather said...

Maria, this is beautiful! I love your coloring and the layered flower is awesome! Thanks again for hopping with us!

Alanna said...

This is SO cute and I absolutely adore the flower you made.

Marie said...

Lovely!

Thank’s for participating in Alot ‘Distress’ challenge!

Marie

Nicole said...

Maria, your card is adorable! Love the use of that tag!! Thanks for joining us at ACLP, be sure to tune in tomorrow to see the new challenge!! Hope you join us again! Nicole ~ ACLP DT

Jóna said...

Love this image, sweet card !
Thank you for entering this in our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.
Hugs, Jóna