Saturday, April 7, 2012

Pumpkin Spice April Blog Hop

Hi everyone and welcome to our Pumpkin Spice April Blog Hop! If you are here from June's blog you are in the right spot!
This month we are playing along with the new April Challenge. (see below for details) I used my new favorite collection from Echo Park called This & That Graceful., the This & That Layered Chipboard, This & That Chipboard, the darling Tobacco crinkle ribbon, My Pink Stamper Yummy-Licious collection!

  Before I go any further there is some SUPER exciting news I have been dying to share with you. Pumpkin Spice is going to start selling the Silhouette Cameo! Eeeeee! I have wanted one since before it was even launched! 
SPS will be selling the Cameo for $269.00!
If you thought that was an awesome price keep reading!!!
Receive $60 off your purchase PLUS Free Shipping!!

Purchase the Silhouette Cameo along with $60 of products of your choice and receive and instant discount of $60 and FREE shipping.
 This offer is only good to the first 15 customers to redeem the code. 
 So hurry, and take advantage of this amazing deal before its gone.
 Coupon code: FunWCameo
 ** Silhouette Cameo Processing time will generally take 5 to 10 business days.

Is that AMAZING or WHAT????

 I made a the interactive card using my new Skinny Slider SVG collection to create this card. You can find that here with a link to the youtube tutorial.  I used the Medium Vertical Long Pull for this card.

Blog Hop Lineup
  • SPS Blog -
  • Diana -
  • Courtney -
  • Saundra -
  • June -
  • Lenae - (You are here!)
  • Lezlye -
  • Alyssa - (yes .co - not .com)
  • Carissa -
  • SPS Blog -

Here is this months amazing April Card kit that is PACKED with goodies. Look at all that paper crafting fun! I can't wait to get my hands on this collection.

36 - Webster’s Pages petite papers - 2 each of 18 unique designs (Sunday Picnic & Everyday Poetry)
8 - Sheets of 8 ½ x 11 -Bazzill Cardstock in 4 coordinating colors
2 – Sheet of 6 x 12 – Coredinations cardstock in coordinating colors
1 – 8 ½ x 11 sheet of vellum
1 – Package of Trims - Webster’s Pages - Sunday Picnic Collection. This package contains six Ribbon Trims in a variety of designs. Each measures 1 yard in length; widths range from 1/2 inch to 1-1/2
1 – My Mind’s Eye Stella & Rose Labels Cards
4 – Webster’s Pages – Double sided Journaling Cards
1 – Set Bo Bunny “Country Garden” Dimensional Stickers
1 – Set of Bo Bunny “Country Garden” Tiny Type stickers
1 – 6 piece Button collection (Mixture of Stella & Rose and Lush 2 Collections)
1 – 5 piece Charm collection (Mixture of Stella & Rose or similar)

RETAIL $30.69SPS $16.95

Make sure to check out or talented CARISSA'S blog  all this month! She is our Featured Designer this month and will be bringing you a ton of inspiration!

Okay here are the details for the April challenge all this month!

Challenge: Think Happy! (happy birthday, something that makes you happy, a happy thank you - really anything): Use green, a stamp (I am not going to specify whether it's an image or a sentiment), and ribbon!

The challenge will run for the whole month. Participants must comment on all of the DT blogs during the hop AND participate in the challenge if they want to win the prize: May's KIT!!!

Ok now it's time for you to hop on over to Lezlye's blog
Happy Easter everyone! 

If I can inspire just one person today I have done my job!
XOXO SugarGem


  1. very cute. I love this idea.

  2. I am drooling over your pennant flags, Lenae! Love them :)

  3. Nice patterns and good design Love the card.
    DIANA L.

  4. Amazing Card Lenae. I love all the different elements you have combined. Very nice!

  5. WOW! That's an amazing card. Love the slider. I also like your banner and flower. Great card.

  6. Fantastic! I love your interactive cards! :)

  7. Pretty card!! LOVE the banner!!

  8. Love everything about this card! Especially the blod flower!

  9. This is so pretty, Lenae!! I love the hidden message!

  10. Pretty card- love the slider sentiment! :)Amy

  11. I love the way this opens up, so cute! And of course the colors are fun too! Thanks!

  12. So cool. I love how it slides for the sentiment.

  13. What a super fun and beautifully designed card!!!
    Thanks for sharing!