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Saturday, 11 January 2014

Blog Candy and Floral Hearts

Hello Friends!

I am so excited and lovin' the new IO CHA release that I am going to be posting quick and easy cards to create featuring new valentine / wedding dies and images. 

 I would like to thank my 972 followers and share some IO shopping.  Just leave me a comment on any post starting with my second post on Jan 10th through Wednesday January 15th and tell me how you follow me. Of course new followers are always welcome too!   I will use the Random Generator to choose a winner from all of comments and announce the winner on Thursday Jan 15th 2014.  The prize will be any 5 items of your choice from all of the Impression Obsession CHA 2014 New Release.

 Thanks so much for stopping by and have a fantastic day!

Impression Obsession Products Used~
 Valentine Hearts Clear Set cl538
 Floral Heart Strip die127-k
 Birds Die DIE003-A

Imagine Crafts / Tsukineko Products~Versafine Onyx Black, Imagine Crafts Clear Embossing Powder
Other Products~ Red Satin Ribbon, Pins, Pop Dots, Red Sparkle Paper


  1. I adore LOVE cards and make them all through the year! So I will be watching my email for your blog postings about the new IO releases. This card with the bird perched on the Valentine sentiment over floral hearts, beautiful!!! I have been following your blog by email and like that method of keeping up with posts- I don't miss a one!

  2. Cute card! Love the floral heart strip, and the little love bird sitting on the sentiment! Thanks for the chance to win! I follow with Google Connect.

  3. Thanks for the chance to win. I follow through Google Friend Connect,

    Meredith245 at yahoo dot com

  4. LOVE LOVE LOVE the heart die! I follow on the IO blog hop

  5. What a smashing valentine, Ellen. I love that heart strip die. The ribbon/bow is gorgeous. I follow with Google.

  6. How cute! Love the hearts border and the big bow. I'm a Google Friend Connect follower too.

  7. Lovely card, soooo valentine, Yay,

  8. What a stunning Valentine card, Ellen! Love all the little hearts across the bottom....look like little flowers blowing in the wind. Can you tell I'm already longing for spring *grin*? I follow you on Bloglovin'

  9. Your card is so stunning and elegant Ellen!! I love the addition of the pins! :)
    I've been following you through Feedly, but I also follow your google friend connect so that you know I am! :) Have a great weekend! HUGS

  10. So very simple and clean and just stunning. Following you on Pintrest, Google, and Bloglovin. Thanks for all you creativity.

  11. These stamps are just fabulous. I'd love to win some and try them out!

  12. Such a beautifully designed card Ellen. I love the red sparkly hearts and lush ribbon with the added pins.
    I hope you are having a good weekend.
    hugs Sue xx

  13. These stamps are just fabulous. I'd love to win some and try them out!

  14. This is a stunning card Ellen, I love the red hearts and your gorgeous bow.
    I follow you on Google and Bloglovin.

  15. Beautiful card! Love the red glittery hearts and the bird sitting on the sentiment, what a great idea! Thanks for sharing.

    Katie B.

  16. Gorgeous card, Ellen! Love the hearts, the bird and the bow! Have a great day!

  17. Gorgeous card! Love the heart and the bow. I follow you with Google :)

  18. Wow, you have been busy! This is a super cute design!!!

  19. That little heart strip die is darling and so is that stamped sentiment. Love the card and that gorgeous red ribbon bow.


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