Monday, April 9, 2018

April 2018 New Release Spotlight Hops - Day 3

Well, hello! We're so excited to be hopping with you again today for our Day 3 New Release Spotlight Hop! The new sets and dies will be available in the shop TOMORROW, Tuesday, April 10, but while we wait we still have some more blog hopping planned for you  to showcase the new products and also give you a chance to WIN some new Verve! Hooray!





Today our sneaky little spotlight  is shining on the new Sentimental Wishes stamp set and the Lacey Trim Duo and Lacey Frames die sets. Look for an in depth look at this set a little later in this post.  But first, let's get to the giveaway and hop details, shall we?


Want to win some shiny new Verve? We'll be picking a random comment on one of the hop spots below to win today's featured products! So be sure to leave a little comment love on all the blogs on the list below to increase your chances!

Sentimental WishesLacey Frames Die Set
Lacey Frames Die Set

Day 1 Hop List
1. Julee5. Laurie
2. Michele (Guest) 6. Marisa
3. Betty7. Maureen
4. Charmaine8. Teresa


Comment deadline for prize drawing is Sunday, April 15.

In the spotlight today is Sentimental Wishes. It's a set of 22 clear stamps sized at about 1" to fit your small punches and dies. Tons of occasions are covered, from thinking of you, to sympathy, to birthday, to friendship, thanks and even a coffee break, there's a little saying for just about anything in this set.  Pair it with the square or circle in the Lacey Frames die set, which frame the sentiments beautifully,  to add an elegant touch to your projects.
  

For my card, I pulled out some new papers I picked up at the craft store the other day. The spring flowers and sweet little rain boots were calling my name!  I embossed the praying for you sentiment from Sentimental Wishes onto a circle cut with the Lacey Frames die set.  I fussy cut a flower duo from the paper I chose and popped it up on the edge.  Next I cut the rain boots paper with the Flourished Tag die and cut another tag from white to give it a bit of a bottom mat.  I distressed the edges a bit and then added a seam binding bow.


One look I love with the new dies, is to layer the Lacey Trim Duo borders together.  Here I cut them from white, then layered together and attached a piece of the patterned paper for a background accent.  A little chicken wire dry embossing on a white panel adds some country charm and a bit of texture to finish things off.

If you're still with me, the hop starts over on my blog, Poetic Artistry! Come say hello.

19 comments:

  1. Love these new products, especially all those wonderful sentiments. Your card is gorgeous, so many sweet layers and such pretty patterned paper.

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  2. Love the feminine beauty of this gorgeous card.
    Awesome sentiment set and the dies look like a
    must have! :-)

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  3. Beautiful sentiments and such a lovely card.
    Love the ribbon and the sweet flowers in the background.

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  4. Lovely card, Julee. Great set of sentiments.

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  5. Gorgeous card! I love the colors and the layering! The border dies you used look awesome, and the frame dies are perfect for the sentiments!

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  6. Gorgeous card. The borders look so pretty layered. Love the Sentimental Wishes set.

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  7. This card is very pretty. I like how you cut out the flowers from patterned paper to embellish the sentiment.

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  8. I so love the layering of this card and that added ribbon - colors are fabulous TFS

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  9. Oh wow! I thought day 2 was the best ever, but now I can't stop looking at this card! LOVE the double borders & everything else! More going on my wishlist, for sure!

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  10. Beautiful card with this sentiment and dies.

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  11. Such a lovely card! I love this set of sentiments. Such a pretty font too.

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  12. What a pretty card. Sentiments are so versatile and a nice size.

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  13. This sentiment set is filled with all the sayings any card maker needs and I love the pretty frames that go along with it.

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  14. Fabulous card, love the papers and wonderful sentiment. Amazing stamps and dies. Love them all!

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  15. Beautiful card. Love the heartfelt, touching design.

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  16. Such a pretty card - love the papers, and all the layers.

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  17. Wow! Love so much the great design! It's so pretty!!!

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  18. What a great selection of sentiments on the new stamp set. I love your card, so delicate and soft. Beautiful ribbon!

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