Friday, March 11, 2011

My Pink Stamper Pinkalicious Blog Hop


Welcome to the March My Pink Stamper Blog Hop!
If you arrived from Kristal's Blog (she was our Guest Designer tonight--so nice to have her) you are in the right place. If you are just visiting HELLO 
or if you are looking for the Everyday Cricut Day 5 Post 
keep scrolling down, but not until you find out how you can join in the Blog Hop Challenge with us :)
This month our challenge is to use Spring Colors and any My Pink Stamper Stamp Set(s).

 I decided to use the new Florals Embellished Cricut Cartridge and a few different My Pink Stamper sets. I will list them all at the end. I figured nothing says spring more than bright colors with flowers, birds and butterflies!
No patterned paper or fancy techniques. Believe it or not, I didn't even use my Gypsy--just my good old Cricut! My daughter set the shot below up for me. I was doing it and they kept falling over and she said "Mom, just let me do it okay??"
I think she did a fabulous job!
I decided I wanted to use some Cuttlebug folders for the background, so my first step was to decide on the size of my images to fill the space on the cards. I used regular white copy store cardstock and did a few test cuts of my shadows to determine the size. I do this quite often instead of wrecking good paper.
After my sizes were determined I decided to cut all my shadows in black first hoping they would fit on one page. If you notice in the picture below all the shapes cut in black fit in fine, but when I went to do my last flower it told me there wasn't enough room. Okay--here is my big tip for this project. Use Portrait size if you know there is enough room on the paper to do the cut but the Cricut tells you no. That is because the Cricut is measuring the image by height and the height won't fit, but the width will. I placed the white flower back on the mat to help you see it. Just reload your mat and put on the Portrait mode. As a matter of fact, I finished my whole project in Portrait mode. Sometimes I like to look directly what is cutting instead of sideways and Portrait mode makes that happen.
Next, I cut out all my pieces for the cards and kept them together.
I the left over paper from the cuts through the Cuttlebug to make my mats for the cards. I used the trimmer and hand cut some along the edges after they were done.
 Cricut Cartridge Used: Florals Embellished
My Pink Stamper Stamps Used: Music Speaks, More Faithful Sayings, Buggy Punnies, Christmas Wishes and Everyday Life
Cuttlebug Folders Used: Heritage Companions x 2, Scrollwork

That's it! I really love this cartridge and can see using it over and over! Robyn's sets have such variety that it was quick and easy to pick sentiments. I think these cards would make great gift sets and plan to make many. 
***GIVE-AWAY NOW CLOSED***
Want to win one of the My Pink Stamper Sets I used in the project today? Just leave a comment on THIS post by Sunday at 10:00 pm Central Time with your contact information and I will pick one lucky winner of the Buggy Punnies set with Random.org
Now make sure you go back to My Pink Stamper and play along in the challenge with us! 
I can't wait to see your creations :) 
If you missed anyone on the list or want to start at the beginning here is the Blog Hop order.

Robyn

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  2. My friend these are stunning!! I love the colors, the detail, the texture! They are truly inspiration - wonderful job :)

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  3. Very sweet! The embossing is gorgeous!
    ~thewilmottes@aol.com

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  5. Simply beautiful! Thanks for the portrait/landscape tip~~I'm a Cricut newbie and can use all the hints! Oh, and I hear the "Mom, just let me do it" all the time :D

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  6. I love all of your creations, the colors are great and the embossing adds so much to each one , TFS.
    lindamcintosh at verizon dot net

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  7. Fantastic Maria!!!!! LOVE it and I have never used Portrait! What a great tip!!!

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  8. Love all the cards!!!especially the embossing you've done to them!!!

    Abby

    Abbygail69@hotmail.com

    (not sure if the other commented posted so doing another one)

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  9. LOVE all your cute cards. And the colors are beautiful!! So Springy!!
    jessica
    chick-n-scrap.blogspot.com
    eschfamily@yahoo.com

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  10. Maria, those cards are just beautiful - those would make anyone feel special when they receive them - just beautiful - wow!!

    Linda
    www.lindascreativity.blogspot.com
    therrien_linda @ yahoo.com

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  11. I love all of the cards you made! So cute!

    Jenny
    jennykingham at att dot net

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  12. your cards are adorable! Thank your for the opportunity to win! I would love to have one of robyns stamps

    alvinadiaz@msn.com

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  13. Beautiful set of cards! really nice love the colors!
    kacee
    mcvicwif@yahoo.com
    youhadmeatscrap.blogspot.com

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  14. Maria, love your cards. Your use of color is lovely.

    Janette P
    platts2011@hotmail.com

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  15. Maria, you are SO helpful in every post! Thanks for the great tips, I really appreciate them. Your cards are beautiful too. I love the colors...they are amazing!

    Jenny
    www.papercutcreations.blogspot.com

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  16. All the cards are really cute. Colors are wonderful.

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  17. Wow! Wow! Wow! So much to see and every place my eyes land I think beautiful. :0) XOXO, Julie. :0)

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  18. wow I love your use of embossing!! I want to use more in my cards and these are wonderful ideas. I love the fresh spring colors!! Just what I needed on a dull snowy day!! srwaterman1@gmail.com

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  19. The card set is beautiful and thanks for the cutting tip! I hate when I know there is enough paper but my cricut won't cut it!

    http://scrap-a-tude.blogspot.com/

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  20. Beautiful cards! And thanks for the tip!!

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  21. The cards are beautiful!! Love all the colors!! Thanks for the chance to win!!!

    Stephanielennis@yahoo.com

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  22. I love the embossing around each card!
    Im still new to Cricut and only have the small one, but looking at everyones creations is making me want a bigger one! :)
    thanks for sharing!

    Ginger
    ginrob @mail.com

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  23. These cards are beautiful! I can't wait to try them!! TFS!

    Julie
    julieschoonoverwfg at yahoo dot com

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  24. love the cards!
    snooza at gmail dot com

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  25. Your cards are so awesome! I absolutely love the embossing! TFS!
    Snowflake2818@aol.com

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  26. Love these cards! You are so talented!!

    lisarup1@aol.com

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  27. Beautiful cards. I love the colors of them all. TFS!

    kwillis_15 at yahoo dot com

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  28. Beautiful cards!! I love all the colors ;)

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  29. What a ton of great ideas!! Thanks so much for sharing them!
    craftylin1968 at aol.com

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  30. Cute cards! I love the embossing! Thanks for the chance to win!

    karenskapin at yahoo dot com

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  31. Great ideas and cards!!

    Shawnee
    http://quiverofangels.blogspot.com

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  32. these are all so awesome!! Had a ton of fun on this hop!
    Gina
    ginascraftingspot.com

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  33. These turned out great! I think my favorite is the butterly. I really like butterflies. Thanks for the chance to win!

    s.skalicky6@yahoo.com

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  34. Wow! Those are absolutely beautiful cards. I am envious...in a good way.

    patpionkeathotmaildotcom

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  35. Amazing cards. I love all of the bright colors! I really enjoy following you. Thanks for sharing!

    Tiffany
    tiffanymarierice@yahoo.com
    http://sparkledmemories.blogspot.com/

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  36. Maria, I ABSOLUTELY LOVE these cards. They are gorgeous and like you said perfect for spring. I also really enjoyed your guest spot on everyday Cricut this week. I'm a new follower and so glad to have found you. Hugs- Glora

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  37. OH my goodness ! These cards are fantastic ! I wasn't sure I wanted that cartridge but now I am in love with it thanks to you! Appreciate the chance at a prize too. Thanks for your inspiration!!! Debbie doneal16@att.net

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  38. Love all of your cards. It looks like there are lots of layers on that cartridge. Love the colors. Thanks for the hop and giveaway!

    jenlovcarr at aol dot com

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  39. Oh these cards are fabulous, love all the embossing and the colors!!
    Cindy
    miller896042 at bellsouth dot net

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  40. These cards are AMAZING! I love the colors. Thank you so much for sharing!

    Kristin
    ksully4597 at gmail dot com

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  41. Adorable work!! Thanks for taking the time to do the step by step illustrations!! Truly appreciated. Definitely becoming a follower. You have inspired me!! Thanks for sharing and offering blog candy!!

    vick6740@yahoo.com

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  42. love all of the cards and the colors and the chance to win the stamp set!

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  43. Your daughter did a great job setting up your cards. THANK YOU!!! for the tip on switching to portrait. I use to get frusrtated with this, now I have a solution. Thank you, thank you.
    cornerstone.cs(at)cox(dot)net
    http://sillyp4jc.blogspot.com/

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  44. OMG, these are absolutely gorgeous cards, Maria. I am really going to have to check out this cart. Not sure I've even heard of it. And the use of the embossing folders was just perfect. Terrific job!! Thanks for a chance to win your giveaway. Pat N. panoppen@comcast.net

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  45. WOW! Maria--you totally outdid yourself on these cards girl! GORGEOUS! Wow! No wonder you are head dt--you are so talented!
    Thank you so much for having me in this hop, and all of the work you did in preparing for it.
    I'm so grateful--and loved being in the hop!

    Big Cricky Hugs,
    Kristal

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  46. These are some of the most AMAZING cards I have every seen. The colours are so bright and cheery and yes, they say Spring.

    Heather from princesspaperprojects at yahoo dot com

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  47. Wow! Fabulous card set!!! I love the colors!

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  48. Your cards are just Beautiful. You can tell you put a lot of effort and time into them. Love them. Your daughter did a really good job at sitting them up. I would just love to win some of the Pink Stamper Stamps. Thanks for the chance. :0)
    cindymarshall63@hotmail dot com

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  49. Such wonderful spring cards! I love the colors and the images; they truly get one in the mood for spring. I sure wish it would hurry! Thanks so much for sharing and for the great giveaway!
    tcsobotka at charter dot net

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  50. Your cards turned out real springy. Great job. Thanks for the chance to win some stamps.

    akuehn65@gmail.com

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  51. Maria they are wonderful cards! I would love a chance to win some stamps thanks for the chance to win1 Having lots of fun on this hop and have seen outstanding projects!
    cardcraz.blogspot.com
    Hugs,
    Lisa

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  52. Wow!! I love each and every one of your cards! Love the cuttlebug folders that you used as well. A must have. Love how these cards turned out and will have to use this process when making a quick card that I want to look super awesome!!

    TFS!!

    Nicole T.
    niclax13@gmail.com

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  53. What awesome cards! I'm so glad that I took the time tonight to hop along with all of you very talented ladies! Thanks for the chance to win.
    Robin
    reagen25@yahoo.com

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  54. Love these cards and the embossing really is perfect!

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  55. Oh Maria! These are beautiful! You have been a very busy crafter this week! Every one of these cards are wonderfully detailed, all of those projects for Everyday Cricut are fabulous and all your work putting this hop together! I'm impressed! You need to treat yourself to some more paper (that is how I pay myself)! Great Job! Thank you for all the time you put in to share it with us!!

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  56. Wow, you've been busy! I really like that frame embossing folder, i've never seen it before, but it really makes your cricut cuts pop. Great job!

    just Julie

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  57. Love your cards! The colors are so bright and fun. They are beautiful! Love the cuttlebugged backgrounds too. I think I now need to buy those cuttlebug folders. LOL. Thanks for sharing.

    coupondenise at live dot com

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  58. What cute cards! They definitely make me long for Spring. TFS!

    Christy
    http://christybladehandmade.blogspot.com

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  59. Love these cards they are adorable. TFS

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  60. What a bunch of beautiful cards! I never even knew about the portrait feature but I'm sure I'll use it now...thank you!

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  61. Beautiful cards! I love the embossing, TFS :)
    smile4jenn at hotmail dot com

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  62. Beautiful cards!!!! You've inspired me to get my Cuttlebug out more often because the embossing turned out fanastic!! :-) Thank you for sharing and inspiring!

    ~Carol
    cricutingcarol @ gmail.com

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  63. I LOVE your cards!!! I am hoping to win your give away!!

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  64. Wow! These are so lovely. Nice colors and the cuts are just wonderful. Great job.
    I'v been watching all your great LO's and cards over at Everyday Cricut. Thanks for all the inspiration. Hugs, Debi
    caincan2000@yahoo dot com

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  65. Your cards are amazing!! Thanks for sharing!

    amandawoodau at hotmail dot com

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  66. Lovely cards! I like the butterfly the best.TFS.

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  67. Maria - your projects are amazing. I could not wait each day to see your posts on Everyday Cricut this past week. Please continue to be aan inspiration.

    tammi_amata@ameritech.net

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  68. Wow!thats all i can say! They are truly magnificent cards!
    Tfs!
    Sherie
    sltbywm.blogspot.com

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  69. Your cards look great, Maria. I love the bright colors and the embossing. Thanks for sharing. debbiebrazzle at ilcp dot org

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  70. Wow, it has been a very creative week for you. I have enjoyed seeing all your projects. You are so talented and know so many tips and tricks. I defiantly look up to you. Your daughter did a great job on setting up the cards. Such a great set to give away. Thank you for all you do. It doesn't go unnoticed.

    Angela
    Simple Creations

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  71. These cards are amazing! Great job with all the layers. I'm not usually that patient. :)

    chris.tana08 @ hotmail . com
    http://acaffeinatedcrafter.blogspot.com

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  72. Your cards are amazing. Love the colors and the embossing. Thanks for sharing.

    vwilson577 at yahoo.com
    http://scrapbookingcreationsbyvicki.blogspot.com/

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  73. love the embossing and colors
    cpncandy@hotmail.com

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  74. Those are beautiful cards. I just ordered one of those embossing folders and now I really can't wait to get it !! :)
    lawrence_4544@bellsouth.net

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  75. So many beautiful cards and you made it look so easy.
    regina95370@sbcglobal.net

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  76. Very nice cards! You did a lot of work, but they are gorgeous!
    Thanks for the giveaway!
    Val
    missvalval @ gmail dot com

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  77. Nice cards. I can't wait to get this cartridge when the prices come down a little.
    Thanks for the inspiration.
    pjballewatgmaildotcom

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  78. I l.ove your cards!!!!!!!! This is my favorite of all the projects for the blog hop.

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  79. As a newbie to the Cricut circuit, I loved the simplicity of these cards. Thanks for the chance one of Robyn's stamp sets!

    aggie.gasior@gmail.com

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  80. WOW! these are beautiful. Just the right amount of detail...Georgeous...TFS!
    www.canadiancraftcorner.blogspot.com
    kimbob27 at hotmail dot com

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  81. these are so elegant. they are simple and intricate all at the same time. i think the colors have a lot to do with it. they are vibrant, but still have a bit of "afternoon tea" nostalgia. i definitely want to try replicating this style. thanks for sharing, you did a great job!
    debbie
    eastshorelanedesigns at gmail dot com

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  82. These are so beautiful! I love the color combos for each. Simple and elegant. Thanks for the inspiration. TFS!
    bluelilacs10 at gmail dot com

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  83. Darling cards. Sometimes simple is best. The cuts themselves and the embossing were all that was needed. TFS jls@eplus.net

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  84. Oh wow, these are all so pretty! The embossing around them really just sets off your focal point so nicely!!

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  85. Wowzers! Beautiful bright colors. These are really pretty. Love all the layers and bright bold colors. Lovely gift sets.

    ShersL84bed@aol.com

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  86. As always your projects are wonderful. I really love all the embossing and the pastel colors.

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  87. Hi Maria, your cards are sooo beautiful. I love them all.

    mommyscraftycreations@gmail.com
    mommyscraftycreations.blogspot.com

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  88. What pretty bright cards. Love the embossing! They will make great gifts.
    Kathy mskathywmu4 at cox dot net

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  89. Wonderful bright cards! :)

    tzajc79@gmail.com

    Tammy

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  90. These came out so pretty! The hop was great! Thanks for the chance abusybee24atcoxdotnet

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  91. I love all of these cards! I don't know how you find the time to get all these projects done. But I love that you share them with us & inspire us. Thanks also for the great give-away :)

    kperlic@hotmail.com

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  92. Wow Maria! These cards are so so beautiful!! :) The colors, the cuts, the embossing, everything is just perfect! :) Thank you so much for sharing with us :)
    Libby from beachcreationsforyou.blogspot.com

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  93. They are so beautiful! Very classy cards.
    thank you for the giveaway also...
    Penny
    redheadworking at earthlink dot net

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  94. I LOVE LOVE LOVE These cards! They look hard and time consuming! I just got an embosser machine but haven't used it too often yet. I want to get the folders you have they are adorable!
    Kate Furner
    thefurners0704 @ yahoo . com
    www.kfurner.blogspot.com

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  95. Beautiful cards. I love the spring colors. You've given me lots of ideas. Thanks so much.

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  96. I saw that cartridge and didn't get it. After seeing those beautiful cards it will be the next I purchase. I love your creativity. cupofsoup@earthlink.net

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  97. Your cards are beautiful. I can see this cartridge is going to have to move up to the top of my wish list.

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  98. Wow! Look at those beautiful cards. Have you ever concidered doing video tutorials? Would love to see some from you, been looking through your blog and will be becoming a follower.
    angel hugs
    Debby
    angels5.2005 at gmail.com

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  99. These cards are beautiful! I love the embossing (I will be looking for those embossing folders next time I go shopping).
    --Brandy
    scottandbrandy at yahoo dot com

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  100. ohhhh these cards are just sooo cute....TFS!!!!!
    sherriscraftyplace at hotmail dot com

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  101. Gorgeous! I love the embossing. Oh and I totally agree with you on the portrait setting. It makes it so much easier for me to visualize things. Maybe it has to do with my vertigo, who knows! Thank you for the great ideas!
    lklebs1 at yahoo dot com

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  102. Beautiful cards. What a great cartridge and I love all of Robyn's stamp sets. TFS
    syoung6987 at aol dot com

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  103. Wow what a great way to end the hop! These cards are so pretty - bright and cheerful - love the embossing. I am a new follower - thanks for sharing.
    ~Jacqueline
    Made by Jacqueline
    madebyjacqueline@yahoo.ca
    ps ... there will be something special on my blog on April 1

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  104. OH WOW...what awesome cards. Just amazing.
    I am a follower.
    Thanks for the chance to win.
    annadowdy at gmail dot com

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  105. Wowsers! Look at all those BEAUTIFUL cards!! Wish I could churn them out that fast! Maybe someday... and if I win your stamp set it'll make it easy! TFS!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  106. WOW that is a lot of detail work. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  107. Hello,
    your cards are wunderful. i love it! Great idea!
    Greets Sabina
    sabina.fei@gmail.com

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  108. Fantastic cards - love the colours you used.
    Debe
    debmevans@btinternet.com

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  109. OMGosh I love your creations! Thanks for the great tip about the Portrait setting. I use Portrait setting a lot but never thought about using it to allow room for more images! Brilliant! Thanks so much for sharing! Fantastic Blog Hop! Great Job!
    Big Hugs!
    muffy74sf@aol.com

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  110. Wow What a beautiful cards you made, I love them.Thanks for showing.

    Hug linda
    snatertje at gmail dot com

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  111. Great cards, love them!!!
    aidensmom 2005 at aol dot com

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  112. awesome cards, the embossing is a great touch

    cathynurse at aol

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  113. These cards are so great. I need to use my Cricut more and your blog with give the inspiration to do so.
    Deb F

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  114. Beautiful cards! You did a great job on them. TFS.

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  115. Oh wow! Your carts are so elegan toppling! Great job! Love the embossed effect!
    Esigmon at cox dot net

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  116. SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL! PERFECT SPRING CARDS. THANKS FOR GIVING ME IDEAS HOW TO USE MY CORNER AND FRAME CUTTLEBUG FOLDERS!!

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  117. Your cards are absolutely adorable. Love, love them and just might have to "lift" a couple of them :) TFS.

    pruttybird at comcast dot net

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  118. Just lovely in their simplicity. I'll have to make up a few of these to have on hand. Just the right amount of embellishment for me!

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  119. Thank you so much for the step by step directions and pictures, it is sooooo helpful! And I love these cards! The colors you chose are perfect! Thank you so much!
    Lisa
    summer_sunset54@hotmail.com

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  120. Production line - what a great idea! And card sets make a great gift! TFS! and thanks for the chance to win Robyn's stamps - they are so cute!

    jackie

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  121. Beautiful. Love the embossing.

    Happy Blogging,
    Karen

    http://emptynestboutique.blogspot.com
    emptynestboutique at yahoo dot com

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  122. Maria,
    Beautiful work and very inspirational. Thank you for sharing your ideas. Everyday Cricut Day 5

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  123. Wow, your cards are so beautiful and elegant. Thanks so much. Would love to see a video on this!

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  124. Maria,
    I love everything disney, so my favorite layout was your Woody Howdy Partner scrapbook page.
    Everyday Cricut Day 5

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  125. i love these cards.. very elegant.. which is hard tot do sometimes!thanks for the chance to win!

    corylyndimmer@hotmail.com
    sweetlilscrapper.blogspot.com

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  126. Gorgeous project! Thanks for the chance to win!
    aidardh@gmail.com

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  127. Great use of color combos on cards and thanks for the chance to win
    tlahlers@ncn.net

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  128. I love ALL of these beautiful cards!! What a great way to "think spirng"! TFS
    pattypenn199@msn.com

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  129. Oh my goodness! Could they be any more beautiful? These are so gorgeous and inspiring, and I LOVE the colors!! GREAT JOB!
    www.lovemusicdesigns.blogspot.com
    lovemusicdesigns at yahoo dot com

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  130. Very cute cards. Love all the detail! You did super. Thanks for the chance to win.

    teresascraps@gmail.com

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  131. I LOVE these cards! They're so beautiful, yet simple enough for even a beginner like me to create!! I've been eyeing the Florals Embellished cartridge, and this makes me want it even more ~ guess I'll have to save up my pennies to buy it now!!
    Thanks for the chance to win the stamp set!

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  132. Wowee!!! What gorgeous little cards. This is such a lovely project. I'm liking this cartridge too. Looks like I will need to spend some more money... Thanks for sharing your talent and for this hint on portrait mode. Happy Easter :)

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  133. omgosh.. that is tooo pretty.. i do not have the patience to doo all that layering!!! wowo


    tfs

    felkatz at gmail dot com

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  134. Your cards are beautiful and I hope that someday I can be as creative as you. Thanks for sharing, and thanks for a chance to win!!

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  135. Gorgeous, Maria!!! These are just stunning and I've been meaning to tell you that I LOVED your guest spot on Everyday Cricut. You are truly a crafting inspiration!! :)

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  136. Your cards are absolutely beautiful and very "springy." Love them all!

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  137. You went to a lot of work on this project and your cricut must be smoking from all the cuts! You ended up with many great cards. Thanks for the chance to win one of Robyn's stamp sets. I own one set and love the sayings on it and the quality of the set.
    jamme@q.com

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  138. They are all just gorgeous Maria! I need that cartridge.

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  139. The cards are so pretty! Thanks for the chance to win! :)
    Wendy
    rebatw@yahoo dot com

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  140. Your cards are all darling, so bright and cheerful! Florals Embellished really fits the spring theme. And thanks for remind me about portrait sizing. I had forgotten all about it! suekimmet@gmail.com

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  141. Thank you for showing these designs. I loved the variety you presented from one cart!

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  142. WOW! what an amazing display of creativity ! I love everything about each and everyone, I can not pick a favorite :) I will agree that cartridge is just wonderful with al the cuts, the embossing is great all I can say is another stunning collectin my friend thank you for inspiring me :)

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  143. Ok, so now I REALLY have to get the flourish cart! Thanks for the wonderful ideas. The Cuttlebug folders really make the project POP and add so much to them!

    TFS!!

    Crafty_kitten@mac.com
    Craftykitten1.blogspot.com

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  144. Your cards are beautiful and so colorful. And I really like the embossed backgrounds. I have to remember to do that more often. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  145. Loved your project! Your blog background is so pretty but I appreciate some of the info in the white boxes. I could read those portions but the rest is a bit hard to read. Thanks for sharing the inspiration. papermemories4u @ yahoo . com

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  146. Your cards are gorgeous!! I love the embossed background, it really makes the spring images pop off the cards!

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  147. I would have to say, yes, your daughter did a fabulous job photographing these, but, you did an amazing you designing and creating them:) They are beautiful! Such pretty colors and patterns. Love them all. you ROCK! TFS.
    ~Madison funkycards.blogspot.com

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  148. Sus tarjetas estan geniales todas preciosas y adorables
    Besos

    carmen.salmeron@gmail.com

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  149. Oh my goodness, Maria. You truly outdid yourself on this card set. All the cuts look so fantastic with the embossing around them. Beautiful!!!

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  150. I just love how embossing adds so much to projects. TFS or projects and the chance to win.

    rpcrafter at gmail dot com

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  151. You were a busy girl-and great that you daughter got involved. Thanks for all the ceative ideas. Thanks again.

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  152. What wonderful cards! Thanks for the great inspiration.

    bekah p

    www.shalomcrafts.blogspot.com

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  153. Really cute cards. LOve the colors. Is spring really coming????
    Thanks for sharing
    karen k 3 at ameritech dot net

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  154. Thanks for sharing your wonderful cards. I never knew about the portrait setting. Thanks for the chance to win a set of Robyn's stamps.

    Jennifer

    scrapbooking.mommieof2 at gmail dot com

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  155. I love your cards. They are stunning. BEAUTIFUL!!! TFS
    janejohnson13@wildblue.net

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  156. When I saw your cards, I immediately decided that this is a must have cartridge. Your cards are absolutely beautiful. The colors your selected and the embossing is just amazing!

    thedhillonz@hotmail.com

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  157. Your cards are just gorgeous!! Love the colors you chose.

    That is amazing!! So beautiful. Congrats on your blog milestone and the chance to win.


    Leslie

    cascrapper at gmail dot com

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  158. Graet job Maria! lovely cards. thanks for the giveaway.
    wolfescrappers at aol dot com

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  159. Beautiful and classic cards! Thanks for sharing! Awesome giveaway, too!

    carrie.geoffrion@gmail.com

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  160. These cards blew me away. I have just been sitting here staring at them. They are gorgeous! Absolutely gorgeous! :) Janis northrose@slowar.com

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  161. Wow! These cards are gorgeous. I love your use of embossing on these.

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  162. Love all your spring cards. Thanks for sharing.

    Sue
    rolfe974@prodigy.net

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  163. These cards are so cute. Thanks for sharing all your tips. I do, usually, cut on cheaper paper first to get sizes correct like you do. But, I never even knew there was a portrait button or what it did. Thanks so much for teaching me this and the chance to win. I am a follower. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com
    www.trishacreates.blogspot.com

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  164. Gorgeous cards! I love all the spring colors!

    Hugs,
    Saundra :)
    Luvscrappingtogether at gmail dot com

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  165. Wow, great cards! Love the embossing and the cuts from florals embellished. So sweet! Great stamp sentiments too!
    Thanks for the opportunity to win :)
    Jen E, blossom93 at yahoo dot com

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  166. Very cute cards!! I always love your projects. Thanks for sharing! And thanks for the awesome giveaway!!

    ~ Kristin
    dkborton at gmail dot com

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  167. I love the colors and the embossing- very cute.
    joyebr@juno.com

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  168. Gorgeous cards, those cuts are so detailed. You really put a lot of work into those!

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  169. OMG. What a great job. That was alot of work, but so worth it. So pretty. Love them all. Thank you for sharing your hard work. ;0)

    Traci Lord
    3team3lord3@comcast.net

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  170. Great set of cards I love the vibrent colors and all the dementions Just gorgeous.
    http://ladyluvbug.blogspot.com/

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  171. beautiful card!!! you are very talented!!

    taphnenelson@gmail.com

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  172. Beautiful cards. I love all the colors. You are very creative.

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  173. Wow I love your use of color and texture. What a great blog too. Thanks for the opportunity to win a stamp set.....sure have been wanting one of Robyn's sets.

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  174. These cards have really made me want a cuttlebug!!! Hope to win the stamp set!!
    sierrababy08@hotmail.com

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  175. maria, thanks again for getting this hop together for us. i am really happy working with you.

    your project is simply gorgeous. love it and the embossing, wow! stunning!

    Hugs!

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  176. I love these cards. I also will be looking for those great cuddle bug folders. Great job!! kleonard@trans-video.net

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  177. I have been viewing your projects all week. These cards are absolutely gorgeous.
    nicole28638@yahoo.com

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  178. I think the cuddlebug absolutely made these projects pop! That texture actually took your cards to a whole other level. How beautiful!

    lmzach@hotmail.com

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  179. Love all of your cards! The embossing is beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

    barbara614@insightbb.com

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  180. Sweet large project...they all look wonderful. Great job. Thank You for sharing in the hop.
    quilt 4 fun 2 at hot mail dot com

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  181. Simply stunning! Thank you for the great tip on using the portait setting!

    S
    sarahvaitmelby@gmail.com

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  182. Wow you were busy, I love your bright colors. Really great card set!! TFS :)

    dilsaverdesigns at yahoo dot com
    http://www.dilsaverdesigns.blogspot.com/

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  183. You have done such a beautiful job, and step by step instructions are great to follow. Thank you for sharing and inspiration to a newbie.

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  184. Gorgeous! Gorgeous! Gorgeous! I always love your projects. Amazing. Great job! TFS!

    Pam
    Simply-Pam.blogspot.com

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  185. These are great!!! What a set of cards....who would not be delighted to receive them as a gift. Wonderful photos....cudos to your daughter. I have three daughters and they are always telling me the same thing..."let me do it, mom"!
    Fran
    flusch@gmail.com

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  186. WOW! Love the colors, the detail, the texture and the inspiration! Also like that just the good old Cricut machine was used!!!
    Sharka ~ sharka.leigh@shaw.ca

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  187. Wow!! Awesome cards!! Love the colors and the embossing!!
    reissfam10 at aol dot com

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  188. Love your cards soooo beautiful!!!!! I love the colors you chose. THank you for the chance to win.


    Leah
    www.leahscarddesigns.com

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  189. OMG these cards are stunning. You did a wonderful job and I thank you for sharing.


    M squared

    fmuth3@live.com

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  190. ok,those are just so beautiful! The detail and the colors are stunning!!!

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