Friday, August 5, 2011

Sweet! It's the Grand Opening Blog Hop!


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WoW!!!

The day has finally arrived!!!

Today is the Grand Opening of the new

We have a wonderful blog hop for you
and all of our 'Sweet Tooth Girls' are
here to inspire you using the new images
from this fabulous new company!
We also have a group of very talented
Guest Designers who are also joining us.

If you came here by way of the
very talented Tiffany Johnson
then you are in the right place...

If not, why not start back at the beginning
because there are lots of prizes to be won
and you won't want to miss out!


Yes that's right...'Life is a little messy' at times and
this is a perfect sentiment for those cards you make
for encouragement.  This is from the fun set called.....

For something completely different...


I am 'diggin' this fab set called.....
So many great possibilities with both of these sets
and that's what you'll find when you visit 

There are great discounts going on as well
and the is going to mean
something pretty spectacular!!!
 code GOH15
means...
PURCHASE THE ENTIRE SET OF 8 RELEASES
and GET 15% OFF!!!!

buy 1-3 sets and get 5% off your order
buy 4-7 sets and get 10% off your order
buy all 8 sets and get 15% off your order
Didn't I tell ya!!!
When you get to the end of the hop,
you'll get all the details on how to
take advantage of this fabulous offer!

You gotta know....

Where there's a hop...there's prizes!
To be eligible to win the new stamps 
that are being given away, you must visit & comment 
on each participating blog.
You'll have until Monday night, August 8th
to enter, so you've got plenty of time to hop!

Did you know that you can find Sweet Stamp Shop on:


Next on the hop is the talented creator & owner herself...


Don't forget to leave your comment before you hop on!


'Core of It' Project Recipe:
Designer Paper: 'For the Record' by Echo Park Paper
Stamps: 'The Core of It' by Sweet Stamp Shop
Ink:  'Tuxedo Black' Memento, Copic Markers
Tools: Fiskars border punch
Embellishments: Mandarin baker's twine from The Twinery, 
rhinestones by Recollections

'Volume on High' Project Recipe:
Stamps: 'Old School Rock' by Sweet Stamp Shop
Ink:  'Tuxedo Black' Memento,
Tools: Fiskars corner rounder, Lacey Squares die
from Spellbinders, Big Shot, Fiskars corner rounder
Embellishments: rhinestones by Recollections

62 comments:

The Paper Pundit said...

I really love that cassette tape, so retro!

Sandra said...

fun cards - fun stamp sets!
Sandra ltb

Charlene said...

Adorable stamps! Good luck!!

Wendy said...

Love your cards, that second card would be perfect for my son that doesn't need a card to tell him to live life with the volume on HIGH! Love it!

Jennifer Rzasa said...

I love your cards, especially the second one- awesome!

~amy~ said...

love love your cards...so completely different in style and both wonderfully fantabulous:)

LAuclair said...

This has been the best blog hop! What a great way to spend a Friday morning! :)

Annette Grzegorzewski said...

Love your cards!

Lizscraps said...

Have enjoyed the sweet views on this hops..but can't make up my mind which set I like most -- what a wonderfully sweet decision to make :)

Cassie said...

Great projects, Julie!

Celeste said...

love your cards.soooo cute

Deirdre said...

Great cards Julie. I adore that core it set.

Rochelle said...

The volume card is my FAVE! Awesome Julie!

Rachel said...

Great cards! That volume one is so cute.

Geny said...

Great card Julie!! Thanks for all your hard work this week:)!

Erin said...

You did such a great job showcasing these stamps!

Debc06 said...

Love the stamps you used and love the way y'all have advertised the opening. Thanks for including me.

Michelle P said...

Both of these sets are so unique and cute. Great projects!

Glora said...

Awesome job. The coloring is great and I just love that splash of twine! Hugs- Glora

me(at)glorajean(dot)com

Amanda said...

love both cards & both stamp sets! thanx~prhmangel@gmail.com

Judy1223 said...

Julie, BOTh cards are FABULOUS! I especially like the "Core of It" set and how you combined such pretty colors. So excited about today!
Judy

FrancineB said...

Both cards are wonderful, but I think my favorite is the volume card. Very cool.

Tenia Nelson said...

Love both of your awesome cards Miss Julie Ranae!!! Hope you are well!!

Nancy said...

These stamps really lend themselves to fabulous CAS designs, like your amazing cards. Having some wonderful blog hop fun, thanks Julie!

*Alison* said...

Julie,
These are so cute! I love the way you put twine behind the apple.. and the 2 toned scallop square is genius :) so fun..Off to the next blog for some more fun eye candy..:) .HUGS

PS.. thanks for the heads up on CAS :) hugs

Patricia said...

I see more new stamps in my future thanks to your terrific creations, TFS

catagal@aol.com

Cathy P in AZ said...

I LOVE your cards! The apple one is fabulous and the volume one is so clever! CUTE!!!

catnap said...

LOL. Cute card ideas.

Shay said...

Cute and cool cards!

Anonymous said...

You're creativity is amazing. Love these stamps and the cards you make with them.

Larissa Heskett said...

THANKS for sharing I LOVE your creations!! Have a FABULOUS WEEKEND!! =)

Judy said...

love the card - the apple seems to be one of my favs!
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com

donna mikasa said...

I don't know how you do what you do with all that you do, and you are AMAZING, Julie! We are so lucky to have you on board! Love your cards, too!

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

What fun cards!

Laura O'Donnell said...

these are really great, Julie! love what you've done with these fun stamps!

Alicia said...

Beautiful cards... especially the "loud" one. Love!

Tracey said...

AWESOME cute cards Julie!!!

Anita said...

Stunning cards!

Pamela at Paper Chaos Studio said...

Love your use of colors here... Great Cards!

steph said...

Super cute CAS cards, Julie! I really think I need that Old School Rock set... lol. SO fun!

Vanessa Middleton said...

Loving the cassette tape set. Cute cards!!!

Julie E said...

A bit of bling and lots of fun! Great CAS cards!

Just me... said...

Julie, the cards look awesome! I am so thankful to have you on board... your so talented and so well ORGANIZED! You're simply irreplaceable! I can't wait to see what else you create! Hugs, N.

Jack said...

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Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OHHHHH! I love love love both your cards! I love the way you highlighted that little volume image!! Great use of nesties/dies! I also love your coloring--I'm in NEEEEED of taking lessons on coloring:) Great hop!!

Anonymous said...

Super sweet cards!! ;o)

Ruza
http://ruzascraftcorner.blogspot.com/

Sue D said...

Fabulous and the sentiments are perfect.

Lisa Petrella said...

Cute cards!! I am LOVIN' those apple images!! And that sentiment in your second card is super fun!! Thanks for inviting me to hop along!!!

Katey said...

Great little apple card!

Tifany said...

Cute stuff!

-Tifany
http://inkblotsbytrd.blogspot.com/

whoistracy said...

These are just adorable! I love the twine you added.

zehra said...

Fun cards simple and cute

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Cute projects Julie!

Laura B. said...

love your coloring on that apple, total yum!

Lindsey said...

Two very fun, and can I say SWEET, cards! :P

Romaine said...

Both are terrific, love the CAS style!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Julie- Your apple card is just adorable! Thanks for visiting my blog and commenting on my Gnome cards!

Lillian Child said...

Both your cards are simply adorable! LOVING these new sets and all the creativity!! Thanks for sharing!

Chari M. said...

Both Fab cards! Love seeing all the sets in action.

Brandi said...

I absolutely adore your cards. I love both sentiments about life … so true! I also like the embellishments that you chose, the twine and the jewels … perfect accents for each card.

Andrea said...

I think you did a great job on both cards but I have to admit the 2nd one is my fave. Rock on! hee hee

Lesia said...

Great ideas, and I hope I win tonight!