3.24.2011

March Paper Smooches DT Blog Hop

Hi, everyone! It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the newest Paper Smooches April stamp release! Three NEW clear stamp sets will be available to purchase at 12:01am (mountain time) on April 1st.

To add extra fun to our blog hop...we are offering up a prize! Just leave a comment on any of the five design team blogs listed below for your chance to win one of the three new April stamp sets! (you do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify) You have until midnight MT on Sunday, March 27th to leave a comment. Please check all five blogs on Monday, March 28th to see if you are one of the five lucky winners.

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For today's card, I used the new Giddy Bugs set (the bee and sentiment) and paired it up with Friendly Flowers. The images in this set are SO CUTE, and totally perfect for spring time or girlie projects!

Be sure to stop by the rest of the design team to see the other sneak peeks of the upcoming sets...

Have a great one!
Supplies:
Stamps - Giddy Bugs, Friendly Flowers
Paper - Blueberry Sky, Hawaiian Shores, Sweet Blush, New Leaf, Lemon Tart, Stamper's Select White, Raspberry Fizz Bitty Dot, Cosmo Cricket DeLovely
Ink - True Black, Raspberry Fizz
Miscellaneous - Lemon Tart Grosgrain Ribbon, Glossy Accents, Stickles, Silver Pearl

188 comments:

Cassie said...

Oooo a bee! I love bees! this is so cute :D

Amanda Johnson said...

Sooo cute!! I love that fun font!

Charmaine (CharmWarm) said...

OH how adorable! Can't wait to see the whole set!

Diane K. said...

The sparkly bee is so cute on your card and the yellow ribbon is the perfect adornment!

barbie_love said...

So CUTE!!!

Jennifer Roach said...

Cuuuteee! I can't wait to see the full bug set. Love that little bee :)

Silvergirl said...

So, so cute!!! I just love that bee! Can't wait to see the whole set!

FLEUR de Lo said...

I LOVE that sentiment!!!!!!!!!!!!! Cute card!!

Christina said...

I love how glossy and glittery you made this cutie little bee! Darling card, Heather!

Rachel Izakowicz said...

Wow, Heather - this is sooo sweet!! I love it - perfect color combos and sparkly goodness. I would love that little bee!

mlc_15 said...

Love it! That bee is too adorable! Thanks for sharing! mlc_15@hotmail.com

~amy~ said...

cutie pie CUTE!

Deanna said...

So adorable Heather!

marilynwillauer said...

Cute card, cute bee!!!

Marlene (cards4u) said...

So bright and cheery - love these colors and the dimension of your card! Thanks for the chance top play : )

Tanya said...

Oh yes, this makes me smile! That be is adorable, and I love the fun, bright colors. Your bow is amazing.

Linda said...

That little bee is just too darn cute!

Elena said...

so cute! I can't wait to see the whole set!

Lillian Child said...

Bee-utiful!!!! Too sweet!

Karen Hasheck said...

too cute- the card and the image! great job!

jen said...

I'm loving your adorable card. Love the glossy accents on the bee as well. Super cute and great job. Thanks for sharing.
hugs,jen

Margie H said...

This card is perfect for a such a cloudy day in the Midwest! Makes me smile :)

smahrty said...

why yes i am smiling---at your cute card!

DeanneandColin said...

Such a cute card & such a cute little bug! I can't wait to see the rest of the set. :o)

LaurieJ said...

Oh my goodness, love the fun little bee!! He looks fantastic paired with the flower from Friendly Flowers.

Detra said...

Tooo cute. Love the bee with the Friendly Flowers. tfs.

Pam S. said...

super cute Heather! Awesome creating... love your glossy bee!
Pam Going Postal

Holly said...

Love this card and the sentiment! Too cute!

joeygirl86 said...

Omg! That is so adorable! I love the layering with the flower and the sentiment is just perfect!

mekei said...

it IS soooooo CUTE

jordanbev5 said...

Oh, so BEEE..utiful!!! Thanks for the inspiration! I love it! Hoping to win the stamps!
Thank you for the chance,
Beverly at jordanbev5 @ yahoo.com

Kim Ross said...

OMG, loving the bee and the "smile" sentiment! More awesome stamps from Kim Hughes! Love her style! :)

Jingle said...

SUPER CUTE card!!!

Jen Carter said...

This is so incredibly cute!! Love the glitter you added to that adorable bee! That flower is so cute too! Love the double layer and the glitter ball in the center!

Sarah said...

What a cutie pie! Love the bright patterned paper you used too.

Amy said...

Love how you made these stamps come alive! Great flower center too. Beautiful bow as always Heather!

Diane Jaquay said...

eek, how ADORABLE!!!!

Donna said...

OMG how cute and the sparkles add even more cuteness.

Sue D said...

Very cute--love the bee (I am a beekeeper) and all the glitz on the bee.

Barbara said...

gorgeous card...great colors!
I have serious bow envy...sheesh :)

Denisse said...

what an adorable card! the sparkle and the small details bring this card together perfectly! so cute!

Stephanie Zito said...

OMG!!! How adorable is that?!!!! Sooo cute!!! I already LOVE this set!

AnitaRex said...

This made me smile!!!! Too cute!

Rhonda said...

Hi Heather!!! Love the little bee. Bee happy.

Lousette said...

Such a cute little bee! Can't wait to see more.

Anonymous said...

Totally cute!! Love these sneaks!
-pegg

kim-paperbabe said...

Can't wait to see this set adorable sparkly bee!
HuGs Kim :)

Anonymous said...

What an adorable card! Makes me think Spring WILL come this year! :)
Can't wait to get my hands on this set!
Andra

Melanie said...

What a cute card, I love it!

Mary (Happy Now) said...

Could this BEE any cuter?!?!? (sorry). :)

Niki Estes said...

Heather, this is just adorable!

Vera W. Yates (Ling) said...

Heather, this card is so cheerful! I love the sentiment style!

Karla M said...

Cute Bee, love your work.

Ujjwal said...

such a cutie bee!! love it!!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Love the bit of bling!

Jennifer said...

SO CUTE!! Great flower and I love the sentiments!!! (=

Jess said...

I love that card! It's so pretty with that cute little bee on it! I just found your blog and I love it! Can't wait to see more.

Ravengirl said...

This is very cute! I love all the bright colors and the shimmer and shine on your card!

Amber Rose said...

Oh my goodness that card is way too cute!

Chari said...

how super cute! I love your glittery bee!

Teri said...

Cute bee!

*Alison* said...

Oh this is adorable.. :) I just adore the cute colors and the images are so cute.. :) Thanks so much for the chance to win.. crossing my fingers, toes, and eyes :) hehe
HUGS

Basement Stamper said...

Sweet, great image!! Love this card.

Kitty said...

How cute! Love that one simple word!! You can hardly keep from smiling!

melody_cir said...

How Springy/Summery. I love the bee. I'm sure this card will make lots of us smile!

resmith said...

This card speaks spring. Love the colors.

Stephanie said...

So, so cute! I love the bee & the smile sentiment!

Ruza's Craft Corner said...

Super sweet!!! Love the bumble bee!! CUTE!!

Kelly Sas said...

Oh my he is too cute and your card is adorable!!!

Sherri D. said...

This is a beautiful card! It just screams "SPRING"!!

Rebecca said...

Very cute! I just adore the bee

bethann d said...

cute as he can bee, love it.

Romaine said...

Cutesy bee! Love the glitter on the bee!

Jennie M said...

SO adorable!!

Emily Keaton said...

That is one *sweet* card. Love the new images and that DP is awesome. :)

Samantha Mann said...

ooo! i love the way you paper pieced the flower!! and of course the bee and flower are adorable! love your card!

Rose Ann said...

This is adorable, Heather!!

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

Super adorable!

Ezlie J. Perez said...

great colors! your bow looks perfect! cute as a bee. =D

Lee Anne said...

I love the bee with the sparkly body and cute smile! What a happy card!

Lynn (toomanycrayons) said...

Lots of cute spring cards to see on this hop !

Heather said...

The bee! SO CUTE! Love it!

Debbie Fisher (debbiedee) said...

sweet! I love the glitter

Cristina said...

How adorable is this? Holy guacamole!

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

This is so cute! I'm excited for this release!

whalewatcher7 said...

That's the cutest bee I've ever seen

Laurie said...

Hi Heather! Your card is so cute! I love that bee popped up! Can't wait to see the whole set!

Ida said...

Cute, Cute, and Cute!!! - What an adorable card.

Tiffany said...

So SWEET! This has got to be the best 'pick-me-up' and 'cheer-me-up' card ever, love it so much!

Christiana said...

This card is so sweet! I love that font on the "smile" sentiment. It's one I'd definitely reach for again and again.

Jamie said...

That is a cute bee!

Amanda Profumo said...

that bee is adorable! Love the glitter you added!

Germana said...

Super cute!!! I love the font of the sentiment too! Hugs from Italy..Germana

Marie / Legojenta said...

Oh it's DARLING! I love the bee, the flower, the colors, the ribbon, everything! TFS =)

Anonymous said...

That bee makes me laugh (maybe even giggle)! -Mary Kaye

Linda Peterson said...

What a darling bee card!

Rose said...

Your card is adorable, love that glossy bee and your pinwheel flower is so cute, awesome work.

Anonymous said...

The little bee is adorable and your card is great!!! Bev, Pine Mtn Club, CA

Lindzie said...

Cute little bee!

Shannan Teubner said...

TOTALLY ADORABLE!!! Love this, Heather!

Anonymous said...

This is an adorable card. I love the bee and how the flower stands out. Good job!!!!

Rosemary said...

how cute!

Karinn said...

We're in the midst of a snowstorm (again??) and that sweet bee looks so warm and summery - I love it! I wish I could write like Kim, her handwritten font is so cool and so recognizable!!

Gail said...

That is the cutest bumblebee I've ever seen!

Aparna said...

Great thought to use glittery gloss to make the bee pop! Soooo cute!!

Marie B. said...

Now this is the kind of bee I like...cute and made from paper! This card is sure to make someone smile! :)

twinsand2boys said...

so cute, love the stickles on the bee

Jenny said...

Love this! It definitely did make me smile! :)

Karen said...

great card...so fun...

Ashley M said...

So cute! Love it!

Saskia said...

Bee-utiful!

Cathy P in AZ said...

Giddy Bugs is my FAVE of the April release and your card is BEYOND CUTE!!! Love love LOVE. :)

Karin (Peppermintpatty) said...

So SUPER SWEET!!! Love the glitter on the bee and your mix of colors and paper is fabulous!!!

LAU said...

This is so cute. Love it!!

Laurel said...

Sooo cute. I love that bee! Love your card and your fabulous ribbon and bow!

Cheryl B. said...

Nobody could be afraid of that sparkly bee! Love the font of the sentiment. Good job!

drwarrenankh said...

Super Cute card!!

Melanie said...

What an adorable bee! Love the way you added the sparkles on his body. :)

Sheryl said...

So cheerful! And I loved the paper pieced bee.

Laura said...

how darling!!!!!

Theresa said...

Really cute......

Nancy L. said...

these peeks are super cute!! love the bEE!

Kristen Ann said...

How adorable! Love the glossy accents & glitter detail on the little be. Can't wait to see the rest of the set!

craftymom205 said...

Love the bee. He is so cute.

craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

Andrew said...

oh..i love the be..thanks for the chance to win

Crafty Math Chick said...

SO cute - love the sparkle you added to the bee Heather!
~Meredith

SueB said...

great card, lovin' the spring colors - tfs and thanx for the blog candy opp!

Deb said...

You card is darling! Hugs

apigonfire said...

love that bee! super sweet, happy card!
march 28th is my birthday, so you could always pick me to give me an extra special birthday present! :)
~Kendra

Anonymous said...

So cute and I love the flower! Thanks for sharing. This looks like a fun set!

Chris R. from Iowa
ckrobinson01@hotmail.com

Mary said...

What a cute card - great colors

Carol's Ink Spot said...

So cute! Happy looking bee!

Moosisk said...

OMG! I gotta have this adorable little bee! He's a honey of a guy. LOL :D

Bonnie said...

Being the grandmother of boys, I am loving the bugs!

Anonymous said...

such a cute bee, and just in time for SPRING!
linda patti tpatti@windstream.net

Luc and Sonia said...

So bright & cheerful! Yay Spring :D

Liliana W said...

Yeah for Spring! I love the colors you chose for this card!!

Jeani said...

Adorable card, Heather . . . love that cute little bee!

simpsondn said...

I love this stamp set! This is going to be a great release!

irishgalkelly said...

Total cuteness!! Love your card, all the cheery colors, and that sweet little bee.

Amy Hayes said...

Love the smile word!

Patty Chalas said...

Very colorful card!!
love the paper used

Mary Jaminski said...

I am Giddy for those bugs!! Super cute!

Chris said...

Squeal! Absolutely adorable!

Gabby said...

Love your little bee gettin his sparkles on! YAH! :) The flower is cuters, too! :)

Anonymous said...

That bee is the cutest! You can help but smile.

Dorothy C.

Bonnie aka raduse said...

What a cute card!! I love that bee!!

Tanja said...

Very cute and colourful card!

bernietom47 said...

How cute is that!!! Can't help but smile.
Blessings Bernie
bernietom47@yahoo.com

Cher said...

soooooooo cute!

Teresa said...

Beautifully bright and cheery - thanks for putting a little sunshine in my day :)

Deb Palmer said...

Gives me hope that spring will come someday. Awesome card, lovin the bee!

diana said...

Yes, I DID smile when I saw this card! I love the bee (& its shine) & the sentiment. Can't wait to see the new release.

Carrie said...

Oh, I'm hoping I will see the bumble bees around my house soon, but first that snow has to go away! Thanks for making me smile knowing that spring will be here soon.

Richelle said...

this card is super cute and what super cute images...

Karen B. said...

This is way way too cute! Great colors.

Mel said...

What a great card and stamp set. Makes me giddy!

DottyA Cards & Things said...

How Cute!! so simple LOVE that!
Never heard of Paper Smooches stamp, so this is a real treat for me! So glad I found this hop, and thanks so much for this chance to WIN!

Nina said...

This is SO cute! <3

Anonymous said...

What a cute card! I love the colours! Margaret K

Leslie Deering said...

cute cute card :) I love this set !

babyjsmom said...

Very fun card. Love the colors.

Sally K said...

Too cute! I just love all these new images, they make me smile!

Susan said...

This is so cute! Very cheery! :)

Krysthle said...

Nice stamps!

Lisa H. said...

ack! that bee is too much! super cute card, Heather.

Angela said...

What a sweet and cheery card!! Love the colours, that gorgeous bow, and that cute little bee is adorable! And I love the word smile...that's exactly what I'm doing while looking at your card :) Thanks for sharing!

Kim Hughes said...

what a sweet little card! I love the clean design, your colors and that glittery bee is just darling Heather!!

thaveka said...

GASP!! Smile! That's exactly what I did when I first saw this card. It's simply the cutest little bee ever!

Sandie said...

Too cute!!! Well done and thanks for the inspiration.
Luv Sandie

luvhymns said...

So cute and thanks for the chance to win that wonderful "make me smile" bee.

J.Ruffcorn said...

This is so cute! Love the bee and the card!

Lisa Petrella said...

Such a cute and springy card, Heather! That little smiling bee is adorable and how perfect to pair him up with Friendly Flowers! Love it!

Kandi Fullerton said...

I love the font! I can't wait to see what else you can create from this!

Jan Garber said...

Your card is sooo cute! And I always get a kick out of Kim's font!

XingYing said...

The smiling bee is so cute!!

Ann said...

SO cute, Heather! I love the sparkle you added!

DottyA Cards & Things said...

Just look at the CUTE little Beeee! Love the sparkle on his yellow strips...

Tessa said...

BEE - utiful!!!!

Jacynthe said...

So cute!! And love the glossy accent on the bee :)

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OHHH! What a beautiful card--love the added glitter!

DottyA Cards & Things said...

What a Fun Card... love both the flower and bee... To Cute!
Thanks for this chance to win too!

Kelly Booth said...

such a sweet card.....

Susan said...

Your card is darling and that bow-perfect!

Trudi said...

I MUST have that bumblebee! I'm smitten by the flower set too! How colorful and fun! Trudi

Laura Evangeline said...

This card is way cute. It even made me smile! :-)

Maria Matter said...

super cute! love the bit of sparkle!

Judy Rozema said...

Adorable design and sparkle~! Love this cute bee~