Thursday, October 30, 2014

Paper Smooches: October Blog Hop

It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the NEW Paper Smooches November release with you!  FOUR new stamps and EIGHT new dies will be available to purchase tonight (October 30th at 9:00pm pacific time...or midnight eastern time) Once our release goes live, you will find our new products HERE.  


To add extra fun to our blog hop...we are offering up a prize! 
The prize - a $25. gift code to choose what you like at the PS online store.

Here are the details:
  • FOUR winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the design team blogs and the PS Blog to win the $25. prize.
  • Just leave a comment on any of the design team blogs listed below or the PS blog for your chance to win!  (you do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify but it increases your changes) 
  • Deadline: You have until midnight MT on Sunday, November 2nd to leave a comment. 
  • Please check the Paper Smooches blog on Monday, November 3rd to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.  

To increase your chances of winning:
  • Tell us that you Facebooked about our blog hop
  • Tell us that you Tweeted about our hop
  • Tell us that you posted on your blog about our blog hop
(which means that you have up to three extra chances to win on each blog)

My card uses a super cool stamp set called The Welcome Wagon (plus a new word die too!). There are SO many great occasions this set can be used for. My card also uses the previously released Just for You Icon Dies. :) I won't keep you long...keep hoppin!



169 comments:

Morag said...

Loving that 'welcome' word! Cute card.

Ro Donner said...

Very cute card. The "welcome" die cut is so fun.

Swh2013 said...

Very cute! Don't think about using paper very much!

Bev said...

Cute card.

Doris said...

Cute card!

Kathy H said...

Very cute! Love the new die!

Courtney Shorr said...

The welcome die is adorable! I need this! Hope I win!

Renee said...

This is gorgeous!!! Not only is that word die fabulous (and perfectly shadowed!), but the background paper is divine!

Scrapthat said...

Pretty!! TFS

Kim H said...

This card is absolutely adorable!

Crystal said...

The welcome word & die are going to be a great addition to my word die collection. Great card!

Linda Meunier said...

How sweet to give to someone who just moved in! Great card!

Joan V said...

I love that "Welcome" die. What a cute card with the little houses.

~amy~ said...

super cute Ashley!

Carol Perry said...

Nothing better to wake up to such great inspiration. Love all the new products.

Kari V. said...

Super cute! Love that new die!

Elizabeth Garcia said...

Beautiful card. I'm loving that welcome die.

Andrene Smith said...

Fabulous card! Great warm tones in the paper - TFS

Joy Moody said...

Love your ideas I've posted on facebook and am spreading the news to my stamp club so hope it helps.

Sharla said...

Very cute, love the font for the welcome die!

Tara said...

I am really falling for this welcome die! Love that you shadowed it!

Lynndee Georganas said...

Cute card! Love the patterened paper and the welcome die!

Barb said...

Very cute card!

The Whitworth Family said...

Cute card as always! What a versatile new set! Love the houses.

Debbie Selby said...

Love Paper Smooches. The stamp sets always make me smile

Sabrina said...

Very cute!!

Rubycat said...

Great idea - I've not considered a neighborhood welcome card before. Thanks!

wonderfulpapers said...

Very cut card. I need this die!

Mel said...

Love the welcome die...great idea for a neighbor welcome!

Karen King said...

Cute card! I love the welcome die.

Mary-Anne V said...

Love how you stacked the die cut sentiment.

Mary-Anne V said...

Posted about the hop on my blog/Flickr account https://www.flickr.com/photos/74238397@N06/15480281577/

Jackie Parkins said...

That is just adorable! That new "welcome" die is wonderful.

Jackie Parkins said...

I shared the bog hop on Facebook.

Jackie Parkins said...

Shared on Twitter, too.

Nancy L. said...

an adorable card!!! in love with that die!!

Ann Kulseth said...

Love the new release. Cute card!

Liz Gessner McAllister said...

Love this stamp set and especially the welcome die!

June Ramsamy said...

Love this card, so cute. I have posted on Facebook about this October Blog Hop.

Katy said...

Love those cute little houses!

Lisa Petrella said...

Fun card! I really like how you layered the welcome dies!!

Yukari Y. said...

Such a sweet and lovely card, love it!

conil said...

Very pretty card. Lovin' the layers.

sharrilou said...

Love this card, we live in a new neighborhood and get new neighbors all the time. What a great way to welcome them, just add cookies!

Debbie Lou said...

Love the welcome font!

Mary-Anne V said...

I posted about the hop on FB.

Janet said...

I love the 'welcome' word, and can think of so many ways to use it!!

Margarita Navarro-Rivera said...

Great card!

Susan Lang said...

Great card. Any new person would love to get a card like that from a neighbor.

Tona said...

I adore this card!

Kristie Goulet said...

Love the welcome die! Great card.

Lucille K said...

Adorable card, love the shadowed Welcome and the DP you used :)

QuilterLaura said...

Love the "welcome" die, awesome!

Haley Cross said...

Cute card! Love the welcome die cut font!

Sandy said...

So cute - love your use of pattern paper.

Kards by Karen said...

Wonderful sentiment, wonderful card!

Carmen said...

Cute card and thanks for the chance to win

Kim Ross said...

This is such a great PS release... the Welcome Wagon set and how it coordinates with the Welcome die is so awesome!! My wish list grows again. :)

Sheri said...

Love the welcome die! Your card is adorable!

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

Aww, your card is WONDERFUL for a new neighbor!

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

I shared on my blog's FB page https://www.facebook.com/ValByDesign

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

I tweeted! https://twitter.com/ValByDesign

SuprFoxDesigns said...

Love the "Welcome" word die and love your card! The word "Sweet" comes to mind with your colors and design

gabriella said...

Like the welcome die

Sharon said...

So cute! Love the welcome die!

heartforhandmade said...

Love the dies and stamps, great product release as always

joy said...

Your card is so cute and I love the welcome die!

Leni said...

Fun card. Love the welcome die!

Barbara said...

Cute card. Simple and so pretty. Nice combination of stamping and printed paper. The welcome die is a great idea!

Sandra Jensen said...

What a fun card! Love it!

Larissa Heskett said...

WOWOWOWOWOWOW!! Simply BEAUTIFUL!! I just LOVE this!! =) THANKS for sharing and have a Fabulous Week!! =)

Lucy said...

This is a very sweet card!
I love Paper Smooches word dies :-)

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

I like the welcome script card.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

StampinLouie said...

Love your welcome card. Thanks for sharing.

dtahphotography said...

Really loving the new items! Can't wait to see them all!

stamper101 said...

Cute card - liked how you shadowed the welcome word die.

Thordis said...

Your card is so cute and fun :)

Joyce N. said...

I love this simplicity of this design and it's so homey and warm feeling:)

Joyce N. said...

I Tweeted about this Hop

Joyce N. said...

I also posted it on my Blog
www.enjoyscrappin2.com

Joyce N. said...

I posted on My FB
Joyce Hwang Nakaoka

Joyce N. said...

I Tweeted about this Hop
@enjoyscrappin2

Connie Cox said...

Cute and fun card :) TFS xxx

Jean McNulty said...

Very cute card!!

Sharon said...

Super sweet card, how unique, a welcome die!

nancy said...

Such a sweet card!

Bethany Lau said...

Super cute card! I love the paper you used in the back.

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Fantastic card!!!

Sue D. said...

I like the welcome die. It would be great to use for a newborn baby card as well.

Kris B said...

Such a cute card! Love the welcome die cute and sweet row of tiny houses!

Megan said...

Love the sentiment die cut!

Kathy S said...

Home Sweet Home. Great holiday card.

jordanbev5@yahoo.com said...

I just love your card! Loven' this blog hop to energize us Paper Smooches' lovers and getting pumped for the new!

Lizzie T a/k/a Wifelady said...

What a fab word die!!!! Great card!

Irene Grau said...

Great card. Love the welcome die!

Lenora Clark said...

Very cute!

Betty Sue said...

Great card! Love the welcome die!

Miriam Prantner said...

What a sweet card! I love the papers you chose and the little line up of houses.

Miriam Prantner said...

I shared on FB about the hop

Miriam Prantner said...

And I tweeted about the hop: https://twitter.com/MiriamPrantner/status/527984921944793088

Stephanie said...

Nice welcome card!

Megan Carroll said...

Love your card Ashley!

Sue D said...

Very cute. Love the Welcome die.

Glorimar Lugo said...

Lovely card.

l rekroc said...

Great card! Thanks so much for sharing!

Patt H. said...

Really cute card! Love the Welcome die!

Elise C. said...

Adorable card! The sentiment is so cute with the patterned papers that you used!

Jean Roberts-Tomek said...

Love the double welcome die cut!

Aj D said...

Cute card, love the colors!

snazzyjj said...

You really captured the homey, welcome feel with your card.

Neesey said...

Cute card. The welcome die is a must. TFS ! ,

karenelr said...

So darling! I love that WELCOME signage! Those little houses are so sweet!

Carolee McCaslin said...

LOVE this card!!

Clemente Batan said...

I love the shadow effect of the sentiment. Nice cool color choice.

Deeps said...

The card is lovely. I like the word dieand also the beautiful paper you used behind it.

Shirley said...

I like the background paper on your card and the word welcome is a must to add to anyone's die cut collection.

TracyM #6773 said...

FABULOUS card Ashley!!!
LOVE your hearty houses and your AWESOME layered "welcome", the shadowy effect adds so much dimension!!!

TracyM #6773 said...

I don't have a blog, so I pinned your cute card and told my "Paper Smooches Pretties" followers about the new release Blog Hop and invited them to come on over for CREATIVE INSPIRATION, CRAFTY TEMPTATION and the chance to win too :)
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/247275835766256876/

TracyM #6773 said...

I tweeted about the blog hop, inspiration & giveaways with a link to your card & blog Ashley :)
https://twitter.com/TracyM6773/status/528127589609512960

TracyM #6773 said...

I shared about the Blog Hop with a link to your card & blog post with my crafty friends on Facebook :)
https://www.facebook.com/tracy.moloney.71/posts/953269694701408?pnref=story

Bev Karolak said...

Cute card! Fantastic release! Love the gift tag dies. :)

zoeysmomma1 said...

Adorable!

loulou said...

Very sweet card. I love that new Welcome die.

{VICKI} said...

TFS

Cathy Homan said...

Welcome die is great! so many uses. Thanks for sharing!

Cecilie @ancema.dk said...

What a cute card - the muted colours look great.

Candice Lin said...

I love bloghops and love seeing what the designers come up with for those cutest PS images! Love the happy "Welcome" font and colors used for the card. Thank you for the inspiration!

Julie I. said...

I like the colorful houses all lined up in their cardfront neighborhood!

cm said...

Another amazing release; another round of me cheering and happy dancing! Your card is pure delight!!
~c

luvhymns said...

Love the new dies....

I'll be FBing and wish I had a blog...

Charity Chamberlain said...

Sweet card!

Nancy Carroll said...

Love the welcome card, so adorable.

Nancy Carroll said...

I blogged here:http://nancecarroll.blogspot.com/2014/10/paper-smooches-october-ps-dt-blog-hop.html

Nancy Carroll said...

I tweeted here: https://twitter.com/TaraSeamus/status/528210621515300864

Nancy Carroll said...

I shared on fb here: https://www.facebook.com/nancy.carroll.142/posts/847560338629003?pnref=story

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Love the paper you used for the Welcome. Great card.

Charity Chamberlain said...

Shared on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Atvbumpkin/posts/10205379618914889?pnref=story

Charity Chamberlain said...

Shared on Twitter https://twitter.com/ATVBumpkin/status/528299009589641217

Jean Bullock said...

Very cute. I love how you doubled the sentiment for the 3D shadow effect. Well done.

Kristine Boydstun said...

Very cute card! I love the Welcome die! Thanks for sharing!

Kelly B. said...

Adorable card!

Liz O. said...

Love the Welcome Wagon set and the welcome die! Lovely card!

Indy said...

What a super fun card!

Indy said...

Tweeted about the hop!

Indy said...

Shared on Facebook!

Houses Built of Cards said...

What a fun card! LOVE the colors!!!

housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

C said...

so cute!

mandalj said...

I love the way you've cut Welcome twice!

D- said...

Cute, cute, CUTE! Love your card. Thanks for sharing.
I am addicted to word dies and this welcome one is a must have.
Crafty hugs,
D~
DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot

D- said...

I created a PS hop post on my blog.
http://designsbydragonfly.blogspot.com/2014/11/paper-smooches-blog-hop.html
Crafty hugs,
D~
DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot

Robin B. said...

What a pretty card! I love the background and the welcome die. Thanks for sharing.

marylouh said...

Very pretty card. Love the sentiment on the plain paper and the designer paper in the background. The sentiment really pops that way.
thanks for sharing.

Lynne in NI said...

Beautiful card, love that welcome die :)

pcm said...

such a fun font!

Amante del Papel said...

wow your card is so beautiful, with great colors!!!!

Suzi said...

A new word die! OH, so love it! You've shown it off well! TFS!

Chark said...

love the little houses!

Chark said...

tweeted https://twitter.com/charktweets/status/528688335431401472

Chark said...

blogged http://glitterinmykitchen.blogspot.com/2014/10/happy-halloween.html

Pamela Haskin said...

Such a fun card!

Amy Fillmore said...

Beautiful card! I really need to get that welcome die cut! Love it!!!

LesLee said...

I love it .. what a great way to say welcome to someone.. for any reason.. to the office to the block... thanks for sharing

CraftyPaws said...

So sweet and prim. I love it!

staceylovespaper said...

cute card, love the welcome die cut

Angel said...

Love the font of the word die! Sweet card, great colors!

Beatrice Lawson said...

Wonderful font and great sentiment!

Lisa said...

Fabulous card I love, the "welcome" die is great!

Amanda said...

I love that welcome die! What a great size and font!

Rufred said...

Very cute!!