Friday, March 1, 2013

You Brighten My Day - My Besties Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to the very first BESTIES DT blog hop – we are all excited for this being our first hop and the projects we have to show you are fantastic.
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Sherri has been creating her new Besties range for some time now and its amazing how popular they are and everyone wants to get their hands on them. There are very talented ladies in the line up for this hop,all are loving the digis and so looking forward to showcasing just a few of them for you today.



Card Recipe:
Image - Girl Friends Forever
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Girl Friday and Hula Hoop by October Afternoon
Butterfly Die - My Favorite Things
Heart Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Create a Flower Die - Medium Rose by Cheery Lynn Designs
Pearls and Butterfly Stickers - Recollections
Heart Doily - Wilton
Ribbon - Hobby Lobby
Chipboard Accent - Colorbok





We are offering some amazing blog candy for some lucky commenters who take part in the hop too.
All you have to do in order to be in with a chance to win the candy is to Comment on each participants blog in the hop and become a follower of Sherri’s blog Each DT member will give away the digi that they have used on their project to one commenter PLUS Sherri is giving away a Starbucks gift card in addition to 5 digis. AMAZING candy don’t you think ?

So now on with the hop – here is the line up in case you get lost along the way:

Gill
Katie YOU ARE HERE
Deonna
Caroline
Kezzla
Rose
Carley
Sherri

Don't forgot to comment on ALL participants in the line up and become a follower of Sherri's blog to be eligible to win the candy.
Winners will be drawn and listed on each blog in 3 days time (Monday) so remember to pop back.
Thanks for stopping by and hope you enjoy our projects.



As well as the hop I'm entering the following: Challenges:
Creative Inspirations Paint - Anything Goes
The Pink Elephant - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy - Add a Sentiment
Crafting For all Seasons - Punches/Dies
Crafts and Me - Punches/Dies
Freshly Brewed - Hearts and Dots
Cheery Lynn Designs - Flowers Made from Dies
Card Mania - Fairy or Butterfly (3 entries only)
Flutterby Wednesday - 3 or more Layers (with butterfly or fairy)
4 Crafty Chicks - Stitching Real or Faux
Moving Along With The Times - Lovely Ladies (3 entries only)

Katie

65 comments:

caroline spice said...

Good morning Katie , what a pretty card , the colours are so fresh and spring like . Love the little butterflies just adorable xx

jane ayres said...

poped by to observe the blog hop :)shes so pretty .. lovely coloured xx jane

KarinsArtScrap said...

wow what a gorgeous card Katie.

greetings karin

Debbie Fisher said...

What a gorgeous card so bright & vibrant, really made me smile....Beautiful xxxxx

Rose Andrew -Cards for All Reasons said...

What a gorgeous card Katie... Love the colours and fab paper ;)

ShersL84bed said...

Katie, this is darling. Love how you decorate the inside of your cards too. So special.

Smiles Sher

Phi said...

What a bright and cheerful card Katie. Love all the elements you added to it especially that gorgeous doily. And somehow I have missed this cute little image in Sherri's shop. Got to go back and have a closer look.

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card with great colouring and lovely details...love the inside too!
xxx Margreet

Deonna Bemish said...

Stunningly Beautiful! I love your coloring. Wonderful card!

Gill McCall said...

such a lovely cute bright card. great to be on the first ever hop with you x

Pamela Lash said...

Wow - you set the bar very high on your Bestie card - stunning! And the coloring is superb - TFS!
Pam

Pamela said...

Gorgeous card Katie, love that image.

Pam x

Donna Jones said...

Hi Katie,

Love your colour palette its so bright and fresh, great stitching too :-)

Cherry Blossom said...

Love it! Colours are really fresh
Lynn x

carley duff creations said...

love it xx

fairy454 said...

Love the Bright colours and your colouring is FAB.

Hugs
Lisa

Maria said...

beautiful card

Lori said...

So much going on ...super cute. Thanks for joining us this week at Cheery Lynn Designs Dies Challenge, good luck!

nanapuddin said...

She is just 2 cute! Love your hop!

Kerrie Brown said...

beautiful card for the hop and i love your blog so much has shown me a few things lol im still learning how to post been blogging a few months - im now following you will keep up with your creations xxx

love kezzla xx

Rae Ann said...

Love the card. The colors coordinate so well.
Rae Ann O.

Sherri Baldy Art said...

Katie, Your card is OVER the TOP DARLING! I love it!!

XOXO
Sherri

Pamela said...

Beautiful card!!! Love your choice of colors too.

bluelesley said...

Lovely card Katie, great colours.. Just love these Digi's.

Lesley

Debi said...

I love all the layers and texture on your card! All your coloring is great and the coloring on her dress is especially cute. Wonderful card!

Gail said...

Katie - your card is lovely - I like the 3-D items and the ribbon too! I would love to win that digital stamp as well! Thanks for the hop! http://ilikepaper01.blogspot.com/

Sheila said...

Such a great card Kate, thanks for joining us this week at Cheery Lynn Designs.
Hugs
Sheila xx

aussie aNNie said...

AND brighten my day is just what you did, lovely colour combe, fab image and beautiful designed card...aNNie

PashaCou said...

WOW Kate! I just love these colors, you have all my favorites here. This card looks so fun and cheerful! I just love it. Thank you so much for sharing it with us.
Hugs,

Cynthia said...

What an adorable digi. Your card is as beautiful on the inside as the outside.

Granmargaret said...

Lovely card Katie. I love these images. Thank you for sharing in the blog hop

DebR said...

Really love your card!
So cute...and done so well.......
Great work, as always.

Debbie said...

Love Love Love the layout and fresh colors! Just makes me smile, which I need these days. Thanks for the inspiration!

DebbieM

Jennifer Grissom said...

Great card! We'd love for you to try out at our new design team: Sister Act Card Challenge

Claire Spielman said...

Katie, your work makes me so proud to be part of a group of such talented, creative artists who are passionate about what they create. You take such pride in your projects and it ALWAYS shows through. Love this card and I'm happy to be hopping along for this first blog hop.
Creative Wishes
Claire s
www.scrapmyway.blogspot.com

Sue in CT said...

Very pretty card. I love your coloring too and the way you have the image with all the embellishments on the card. It is very eye catching but don't take away from the image. Something I am trying to work on. Good luck with your challenges.....gotta hop...

Lin said...

Darling, Katie! Love her ringlets and that heart doily especially! So glad you came to play with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge this week!

Maryann said...

Your card is so cute, and I really lovve, how girly these stamps are. I love it, so cute.

Pumpy said...

I love these images, wonderful colourful card. xx

MaRyKaY said...

That is so darling. How cute. I love the bow in her hair. Those butterflies are gorgeous as well. Great project Thanks for sharing

CraftyGirl said...

Thanks for the blog hop. Love your coloring and such a sweet image.

TTFN,

CraftyGirl
craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com

janice moss said...

Wow! So fab! Hope I win this design, then I can colour it just as you have! Simply gorgeous.

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

Adorable! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!
Sheri~TPE DT

sandy said...

I love the colors that you made with the cute bestie. Wonderful job

Cathy (Merciechild) said...

Oh my gracious, I am in love with your card and your image. The layout is magnificent and the colors are exciting and captivating. This card is awesome. Thank you for sharing with us. hugs, Cathy K

Augusta Chauhan said...

Is 46 Lucky? I hope so :) I love how you show the base of the card then with the digi and the completed version; as well as explain what products you used to create it. She is very beautiful.


Smiles,
Augusta

Em's Thoughts said...

I just love the way you colored this image. How cute is this card. Thanks for the chance to win her.

Seesa's Creation said...

I love her! Amazing!

Angelique said...

Gorgeous card. Love the colours and papers you've used. Verry cute butterflies.
Huggsss, Angelique

Lynn (delphinoid) said...

Gorgeous Card Katie!

I love the colour theme on this card and the digi stamp is a sweetie.

Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

Cassie_lu said...

what a fun card. thanks for fluttering with us.

KalySto said...

Such a sweet girly card! And these beautiful butterflies!
Thank you for sharing it with us at Card Mania Challenge and Good Luck!

Doodles said...

beautiful work xox

Dawn said...

amazing

Trish said...

Such a gorgeous cheery card and fab image. TFS
Hugs,
Trish x

DIANA L. said...

Beautiful!! great coloring
Thank you for joining us at Creative inspiration paints.
CI design team member
DIANA L.
http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

JustYolie said...

Absolutely lovely!! Beautiful color combo!!

Nelly's handmade said...

cute, cute, so so cute!!!

Thank you for playing with at Card Mania! Good luck and I hope to see you for the next challenge :)))

Hugs, Nelly :)

Tricia G. said...

We'd love for you to try out at our new design team: Sister Act Card Challenge

Bianca said...

What a wonderfull creation. I love the punches and the colors you have used. Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons! xx Bianca

Lori said...

Awesome card!! Look at all that wonderful stitching! Thanks for joining in my challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks this week :)

Tamie said...

Ah this is super cute! I love the papers, layout and the image. Not to mention your fabulous stitching. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Leanne said...

Thank you for playing our stitching challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Sarah said...

Hi Katie, such a sweet image and fabulous colour choices.

Love all the embellishments.

Thanks for joining in with us at MAWTT this week.

Sarah

Wilma Z said...

Beautiful card. Love all the details and the butterflies are adorable. Also love the color combo, so refreshing. Thanks for joining us at Card Mania.