Friday, July 20, 2012

Christmas in July Blog Hop & Facebook Party

Welcome to the Christmas in July blog hop (scroll down for my FB party info)! If you came from Nicolette at then you are in the right place!  If not, go back so you don't miss a thing.  Don't miss the Christmas goodies at the bottom of this post!  I have been busy playing with my new Close To My Heart Pear & Partridge papers which will be released August 1st.  Below is a card I adapted from the the Workshop on the Go cardmaking kit. 

This kit includes the papers, embellishments, stamps, instructions, cards and envelopes needed to make 15 cards.  It will be available at on August 1st , but here's a sneak peek at the finished product:

This weekend I am having an open house to demonstrate the exciting new products int the upcoming Idea Book.  If you would like to take part in the Facebook party, hop on over to and join in the fun!  As for blog candy, one lucky lady will win a goody bag of brand new product from Close To My Heart's Autumn/Winter Idea Book!  You have several ways to win (comment once for each one you complete):

  • Comment below about your favorite verse of the 12 Days of Christmas song.
  • Tag yourself in the picture of your favorite new Close To My Heart paper pack (click here for the album).
  • Follow me on Twitter.
  • Follow this blog.
  • Place an order at (I will give you one entry for each dollar spent, only comment once for this task).
 Winner will be chosen Monday, July 23rd at 8 a.m. and posted here so make sure you bookmark this page!

Thanks for stopping by!  Come back tomorrow for another Christmas project!  Here is the hop lineup:

NEXT STOP: LeslieRahye ~


Jackie Lilly said...

The Pear and Partridge paper is beautiful. Your cards are lovely.

V said...

I joined your blog and am following! yeah.

V said...

My fav. on the Twelve days Of Christmas song is 2 turtle doves...

Cathie w said...

so pretty.....thanks for sharing


Carla said...

My favorite Christmas song is away in a manger... Thanks for sharing your beautiful card.

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Carla said...

I'm a new follower and I love the Partridge and Pear paper set.... so beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

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Newbie2crafting said...

very pretty cards


Mary said...

I love that paper, it is so pretty. My favorite Christmas song is Noel (esp sung by Josh Groban).

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Percilla Gurule said...

Oh all three are so pretty

Anonymous said...

My fav verse of the 12 Days of Christmas is the Five golden rings one.
Everytime I hear that song it reminds me of the Muppets version and singing it with my daughter when she was little.
dmcardmaker (at aol dot com)
( new email follower)

Anonymous said...

Love your cards. TFS.
I am a new email follower.
Looking forward to seing more of your projects.

Nicolette said...

Awesome projects for both days!! Thank you so much for being in the hop!