Sunday, April 1, 2012

Lily Pad Birthday Hop

Hi Everyone! Today I'm honored to be a part of  Lily Pad Cards’ First Birthday blog hop! You should be arriving from Katie's blog.
As part of the celebration Lily Pad Cards' is giving away three huge prize packages (over $300 retail value). To be eligible to win you need to “like” Lily Pad Cards' on Facebook HERE.  For additional chances to win just leave a comment on the blogs participating in this hop (just one comment per blog please). 
Here is my birthday card for the celebration. I used PTI Happy Day and yummy paper from My Mind's Eye Dolled Up.




  Enjoy the rest of the hop! The next stop on the hop is Jess’s blog. If you hit a bad link, you can always go back to Lily Pad to view the master list of blog links. Please report any bad links to aris@inlinkz.com.



188 comments:

Patricia Rey said...

So beautiful card I love it =)

Gayatri said...

Wow! Lovely background. Love your CAS card :)

cmatthews said...

Nice card!

Jane said...

this made me squeal!!!!! xo

Sandra said...

A very elegant card.

~amy~ said...

sooo pretty!

Vicky said...

So beautiful and elegant! Clean and simple at it's best! thank you for celebrating with us!!!!

Heather Maria said...

Oh this is such a pretty card, Ashley! Gorgeous design and I love the soft colours!

Marie / Legojenta said...

Such a pretty card! TFS =)

Cait said...

Beautiful card!

gRiSeL™ said...

Wow!!! STUNNING!!! How freakin' beautiful!!! LOVE it!!

JOAN said...

Great card! Hugs, Joan

Jackie said...

Such a pretty CAS card - great job!

Cindy C. said...

Great CAS card!

Kathlene said...

Wonderful card. Your design is fabulous. Thanks for sharing.

mariangel said...

cute and lovely

cassie said...

great card!

Deirdre said...

Adore what you created for the hop - it's stunning.

Karin (PeppermintPatty) said...

Your card is so beautiful and elegant! Love it!
Have a great day and a great hop, hugs, Karin

Barb said...

What a pretty card, Ashley! So glad you're a part of the celebration! Hugs! :)

Kelly Massman said...

How pretty!

early said...

lovely card!!!

Serena
deadlynightshade___@hotmail.com

Dana D. said...

Very pretty card and very creative. Love it.

Cher said...

Im with you...MME makes thebest papers! luv your card!

conil said...

Love the simplicity of this card. Very effective.

Melissa Shea said...

beautiful! so soft and pretty!

judy said...

Cute card; I love the background!

Leslie C said...

Very nice.

One Scrappy Gal said...

What a lovely card! So subtle!

Riette said...

A gorgeous CAS card! Great to celebrate with you on the hop!

Miriam Prantner said...

Great CAS card! Love the papers and the great die cuts!

Christa said...

Very cute Card!

Virginia L. said...

Way to rock the Lily Pad Birthday blog hop, Ashley! Your design is so soft and gorgeous! Love it!

Dixie Cochran said...

Oh. my! That background is delicious! Terrific design!

pcm said...

Love the colors!

Janet a.k.a. swanlady21 said...

So chic!

Katie said...

I adore the color scheme. Very pretty.

Nancy said...

What a classy birthday card, Ashley! Lovely color combo, so trendy. So happy you are hopping with Lily Pad today.

luluvision said...

I love that background!

Michelle Lupton said...

That background is really cool! Great job!

Kara Lynne said...

That paper is beautiful! Great job!

Karen Letchworth said...

Thanks for being part of the Lily Pad Cards Blog Hop. I just LOVE their blog, and I appreciate all those who support it and make it a great place to visit.
Hugs,
Karen L
karen-mycuprunnethover.blogspot.com

Annan said...

Simple and elegant!

diana said...

Lovely card, with some of favorite DP & stamps! TFS ;-)

diana said...

Lovely card, with some of my favorite DP & stamps! TFS ;-)

Theresa said...

Cool card! Love the background!!

Tracey said...

Very neat card Ashley!!

Barb Ghig said...

Such a pretty card ~ I love your clean and simple design!

Cathy A said...

Love the weathered wood effect on this

Sherry said...

What a neat card love the look of your background thanks for sharing

Jan said...

Love the card.

osirisandloki said...

what a great card! i just love your style of creativity! hugsxx happy birthday too!
www.osirisandloki.blogspot.com

stylesplenty said...

simple yet extraordinary

forpahl5 said...

Thanks for sharing like the card!

Suzanne C said...

Love the background to the pretty banners and sentiment! Lovely card!

rossi73 said...

Love your card, the woodgrain is lovely.

Evelyn vasquez said...

Love the technique you used on this card

Glenna.Dowd said...

Very pretty. Thanks for sharing.

Memories by Manda said...

Lovely and elegant. Love the background. thanks for sharing

zehra said...

Sweet and pretty, love the dp

Kelly Booth said...

LOVE your card Ashley so perfectly done!!

donna mikasa said...

Such an elegant card, Ashley! Love the soft colors here.

A Crafty Person said...

Great card!

Delightful Designs by Katherine said...

Beautiful.

Mubeena M. said...

very pretty card!

Sue Bridges said...

Just adorable!

Denise Bryant said...

Pretty card!
DeniseB

marie said...

Great card
Marie

Paper Therapy Ponderings said...

I have that paper - thanks for the idea of how to use it on a great card

Barb Housner

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

this is so cute

Kristie Maynard said...

Very nice card. Clean and simple and I love it!

Cheryl S. said...

Lovely card. Thanks for sharing.

Melissa D said...

Great CAS card.

Heidi May said...

Love the background on this card. Thank you for sharing on the blog hop.

Disp6194 said...

Ashley this card is so soft and pretty! I just love the colors you chose :)

cutiephinphin said...

lovely card. Love the papers u used.

Laurie said...

I love the softness of this card and your color choice is superb!

Godelieve said...

How gorgeous!! Love how soft this looks.

CinnamonSally said...

Gorgeous card I love this CAS design

Cheryl said...

What a lovely card! Love that dp.

Holly Saveur said...

Gorgeous card!Love CAS!

Alina said...

Lovely card! SO clean and simple!

Isha said...

Love the simplicity of your CAS and Elegant card. TFS

Susan said...

Great elegant card!! I absolutely adore the background.

Debbie said...

Love the card!

Melinda said...

Such a lovely card!

Maureen Morton said...

So soft and pretty - love your dear blog, too. Thanks for sharing.

marking said...

Lovely card. Great background.

Mary-Anne V said...

Great background and love the little banners under the sentiment.

elizabeth said...

Very nice. Love the color combo.

Sharon Roselli said...

nice background. thanks for sharing.

Camilla said...

Lovely colour combo and an elegant layout. It's super!

Maureen said...

I love the color combo of the gray and yellow. CAS at its best!

Betty said...

great card - love the color and background!

Meagan said...

I love the colors of this card and the layout is great too!

Cassie_lu said...

great card and that background looks amazing

Kris said...

Nice card, love the background!

Raven said...

Such a sweet card.

Luanne said...

beautiful! love the colors.

Stephanie said...

I love the background! Nice job!

Jan Garber said...

I'm definately lifting this gorgeous background idea! Beautiful!

mtscrapgal said...

Interesting combo of wood planks and dollies. Simple and elgant at the same time. Thanks

Mariëtte said...

Fabulous card

Lagene said...

What a GREAT card!

Hilde van Rijnsoever said...

Your card is beautiful!

Nina Yang said...

Love the clean look!

Sherri said...

sweet card! nice job

NWFlamingo said...

Nice!

marla said...

Beautiful card created using items from two fabulous paper crafting companies!!

luv2scr@p said...

Very nice card!

Pam W Merwin said...

Love the background and your color choices! Happy Birthday Lily Pad!

Pam W Merwin said...
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Anthy t said...

Lovely card.

Anthy t said...

Lovely card.

judkajudi said...

Great card! Could be used for the men in our lives, too!

Karen Diebolt said...

Your work is wonderful.

kyhunter said...

Really elegant card.

Brenda said...

Another example of lots of ways to celebrate; thank you for your great card.

connie said...

pretty card! love the banners.

Emily H said...

I love this card! Well done!

ivy said...

pretty card!

Countryside blossom said...

Happy birthday Lily Pad Cards! Thank you for the chance to win!

rlovew said...

Cute card!

Divya@The Craft Angel said...

Stunning! Absolutely stunning!

Sue D said...

Wonderful card--I like the paper.

Cindy said...

Love the soft colors!

Brooke said...

love it. the colors, and the design

Wee Von said...

Love your card. The background is beautiful

Wee Von said...

Love your card. The background is beautiful

Margaret said...

Love, love, love that background. Such a cute card.

Vera Yates (Ling) said...

Beautiful card, Ashley! Love the color combo very much.

scrapper-at-heart said...

This is a wonderful card! Love the masculine quality about it and that its simple.

Melissa said...

This is just beautiful!

cardcreationsnz said...

A wonderful card. I love the background.

Angel said...

The background has such great textures mixed, distressed wood and lace doilles. Beautiful

Kelly said...

love the lacey look on top of the "manly" wood background. Really is unique and lovely!

kingstonmama said...

Fabulous card. Perfect for the lily pad hop. Love your frog.

Yvette said...

So beautiful and elegant!

Auntie Em said...

OMGoodness! I love the white lace stamped on the wood paneled background. How pretty!!! Great card! :)

Susan F. said...

I really like the background paper on this elegant card.

Alice W said...

LOve the use of colors! Great card!

Crystalena82 said...

What a wonderful way to use this paper! I love what you did with the colors and the shapes! :)

Patti L said...

Oh yes, I like this card. It is a great idea for a masculine card as well.

Is said...

Hi Ashley, beautiful card, so classy!
Gretings from Spain

Anabé said...

Bellísima tarjeta!!!

Cecilia Hsieh said...

Beautiful and elegant card! TFS!

Kim said...

Very pretty card! I love the colors you used. Thank you for sharing. :)

Lucille K said...

Simply elegant card, very nicely done :)

Kawaii~Saru said...

Clean and Simple, I rally love this card :)

Angela said...

That is so cute, better get hopping on my way there is a lot of hopping to do on this Birthday Blog Hop....lol

Vicki said...

Lovely. Great paper.

Deborah said...

Ashley, I'm making the rounds on day four and love what I see! What a lovely card - simple elegance at its best! Thank you so much for celebrating our one-year-anniversary with us!!!

Scrapbookdoll said...

nice card
marie-anne

Cara said...

A very nice and elegant birthday card. Nice job!

GrammySue's Creations said...

Very pretty card--love your subtle background.

joy said...

Great composition and design for this card - love it!

N@ said...

Happy Birthday Lily Pad Cards! Great card, I love that background!

Daša said...

wauu I love the BG on the card!

Laura Jane said...

ELEGANT card.

CanadianScraps43 said...

Love your card it is beautiful.So elegant and sophisicated.

Daria Z. said...

Beautiful card, Ashley.

Jeanne said...

Very soft - I love it!

~ Jo ~ said...

Very simple and soft card!

Lucy Newton said...

Stunning card!!!

Betty J Schaub said...

so very CAS! love it!!!

Betty J Schaub said...

so very CAS! love it!!!

onecraftymama said...

doilies AND woodgrain? Love that paper!

Weenie Thomas said...

Sweet Card

Vicky said...

really elegant card.

Angie said...

Love the elegance of your card!!!!

AmberSkye said...

Great Card :)

missstamper said...

Beautiful card, I love the doilies!

Robyn said...

Love this card! The colors are so great and it looks vintage and modern at the same time. Reminds me of modern wedding photography.

pamselinski said...

I love the background of this card and the suble colors

pamselinski said...

Love the background and the subtle colors you used

Mrs. Hill said...

I love the subtle doily patterned paper! :) And PTI's shaped labels are just lovely! Great job!

Mom to Deanna said...

Very pretty! Is that a print paper with stamping over?

Mom to Deanna said...

Very pretty card! Is that printed paper with stamping over top for the background?

AmyJ said...

Beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

Kimberley Jackson-Brown said...

PRETTY card!

maria f. said...

Not sure if you stamped the doilies on the woodgrain or not... but the effect is really cool. Thanks for the inspiration.

Flo - Sweetideas said...

Very nice. Love those doilies and the woodgrain.

karenelr said...

How simply sweet! All of your cards are impressive! First time here at your blog!

Brenda said...

Oh gosh, I just cannot get enough of MME papers and this one is so beautiful! I totally love your card!

Kelly said...

Super cute card! Happy 1st birthday Lily Pad! I better get hopping if I want to be in the running to win some of these great prizes =)

lynda said...

Such a simple, yet beautiful, card!

corinne said...

Your card is great I like the background of your card.Happy Birthday Lily Pad

Renee said...

Nice and pretty card design! That paper is fantabulous!