Saturday, January 28, 2012

Love is in the Air!!!! Blog Hop

Welcome to the Love is in the Air blog hop hosted by Paulette from Around the Block with Scrapalette! You should have arrived here from  the ever so talented Jami from
If you didn't, you can go to Around the Block with Scrapalette Start at the beginning of the hop and enter to win blog candy.  
Our projects are all about love and Valentine's Day.

My project is Hello Kitty "BE Mine" banner.
Want some blog candy??? OK then, I will be giving away a PINK smash book to one lucky hopper.
Here's the fantastic Line up for the Blog Hop:
Paulette from *** The hostess***
Dana from
Beth from
Sis from
Doreen from
Cindy from
Deb from
Michele from
Carolyn from
Colleen from
Elizabeth from
Sukie from
Sharon from
Renee from
Tammy from
Brenda from
Amy from
Jami from ** You should of came from ***
Terri from ** That's me****
Meg from ** Up Next**

For the paper I used Recollections paper stack - called Butterfly Wings.
The White/black is just from my stash.
Cartridges used:
Hello Kitty Greetings cut at 2.5"
Rock Princess  - Font cut at 2"
Art Philosophy - hearts cut at 3.85"
The pretty little heart emobossing folder is from Darcie.
Some yummy pretty purple twine and a couple of eyelets finished it off.
                                           **** Bonus******
And for my Cricut Cuttlebug friends I'm sure you will find this funny and/or cute.

For the card I used Cricut Everyday and cut the cuttlebugs at 3.8" and 4.0".
The card and layer is cut from Art Philosophy at 5" wide.
The I<3U stamp and heart is from Emma's stamps/dies.
The eyes are from PKS stamps.

Thanks for hopping by and now hop to Meg from
Please leave a way to reach you should you win the blog candy.
I will draw a winner on Monday 1/30
Happy Scrappin'

I'm entering this in the Decorate to Celebrate challenge too. Hope you all enjoy. You can check it out here:


Carol's Creations said...

Super cute projects!!!

Carolyn/MamaC said...

What fun projects! The banner is so cute and the card is just adorable!

Sis Patterson said...

The banner and the card are terrific - love your color choices and added dimension!

Brenda said...

Your Hello Kitty banner is so adorable! My daughter would love it as she is a big Hello Kitty fan, even at age 23. Your cuttlebug card is too cute!

Rebecca W said...

Great banner! rlovew1976 at

Deb said...

Love your Hello Kitty banner! So adorable.

Anonymous said...

I just love the lil' cuttlebugs on the card! They ar eso cute!!! I bet your banner is a favorite of one special lil' person!!


scrapalette said...

Well, Hello Kitty is as cute as she can be, but I LOVE the Cricut/Cuttlebug card! :)

Brenda said...

I love both your projects, esepecially the cricut and cuttlebug card...too cute!!!

Brenda Z.

PolkaDotPrincess said...

Very cute! I love Hello Kitty! The card is very cute too!

Sage said...

love the Hello Kitty theme, great for a valentine banner! thx for sharing

Diane said...

Love the Hello Kitty banner and of course the card!

Newbie2crafting said...

very cute projects. I really love the hello kitty banner!


Lisa B said...

Great projects. Love the hello kitty banner.

Beth said...

I love Hello Kitty, great banner.

Angie said...

cute projects!!
i just got into smashing and already want another book.

cdm317 said...

Your banner is fabulous! I love Hello Kitty and the colors are purrfect!
Your cuttlebug card is cricutliscious! LOL!

Georgiana said...

Very nice banner. Hello Kitty is the best!

Carson's Creations

Scrappin Dhilly said...

Such a fabulous banner, I love the Hello Kitty. I also love how you embossed the banner and used twine to tie all together. Very nice!

scrappindhilly at gmail dot com

Stampin' Meg said...

Such a cute banner and card. I am going to have to lift the card to give to my bestest Cricut bud!

swiagal said...

I love your banner. I'm going to have to try one. Also love the cuttlebugs cards. Thanks for the inspiration!

Dawn said...

Adorable project. The bugs are too cute!


Penny said...

Love both your projects. the hop has been fun. Thank you for sharing.

bird said...

I just love the cricut valentines card it makes me smile when i see it. TFS

Sara Andrews said...

Love the Hello Kitty!

Sheila said...

Love the Hello Kitty banner and your card is adorable.

jordanbev5 said...

Your Hello Kitty banner is wonderful and I would put it up all year through! Great job!

Mona said...

Love the Hello Kitty! banner! Thanks for sharing!


Crafty Teacher said...

I love Hello Kitty. :) Very cute banner and lov ethe Cuttlebug card. :)

khristamcbride @

meredemaison said...

You had me at Hello (Kitty!) Love her! Hard to find anything cuter! Thanks for sharing!!! rgauss at sbcglobal dot net.

Amy said...

Lovin' the Bug card!

Man - Hello Kitty is really growing on me - I love this

Michele Green said...

I almost used Hello Kitty for my project for today too! So cute!

michelegreen120 at gmail dot com

Tammy said...

Awesome banner. Looks like you put lots of time into it. TFS!

Stefani said...

love the banner and love the cuttlebug card! thanks for

Crafting Teacher said...

super cute banner..
thanks for sharing

Rhonda Emery said...

thanks for entering at decorate to celebrate.

Lisa said...

The banner is so awesome...I love Hello Kitty!! The embossing is fabulous!! And the card is so adorable!! Thanks so much for playing along at Decorate to Celebrate!

Decorate to Celebrate DTM

Bunnyfreak said...

Love both projects.

Tina said...

I'm sorry, but I can't like your project because you used Hello Kitty which is too expensive for me! Okay, really I love your projects and would just have to use another character.

Jean said...

Oh how cute! Thanks for playing along with us at Decorate to Celebrate.

marg0006 said...

The little cricuts are so funny and cute.
Loving Scrapper 101

Sherri said...

Cute projects. Love the banner and the card. TFS.

Josie0602 said...

Cute Cricut couple card!! The Hello Kitty banner is adorable!!

Gina piazza said...

Love the banner and the card is toooo cute!!!

Ladybug said...

Your "Hello Kitty" banner is just toooo adorable! Love how you embossed w/ the heart folder.

And. . . your Cuttlebug lovers are just toooo stinkin' cute!!! TFS!

Thanks for a chance to win a smash book. I've been dying to try one!


scrapaholicjen said...

Love BOTH of your projects! TFS!!
qtme2003 at yahoo dot ca

Alicia said...

Nice job. I like the cricut valentine :) and the embossing folder you used.

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Great banner! Love that embossing folder! Adorable cuttlebugs too!

Simply Sweet by Sharon said...

I LOVE your Hello Kitty banner!! We are all Hello Kitty girls in our house. And your Cricuts are just the 2 cutest bugs ever.

PinkBlingCrafter said...

OMG! super cute and love the embossing of the hearts:) Thank you for joining us over at Decorate to Celebrate!

Amy said...

Love, love, LOVE the Hello Kitty banner!! That is just TOO cute!! :) I'll be searching for that embossing folder -- I simply "need" it after seeing your beautiful banner!! :)

Thanks so much for decorating your celebrations at the Decorate To Celebrate! Challenge Blog!

Amy :) at
and Decorate To Celebrate!