Sunday, January 31, 2010

Crafty Sentiments Celebrates Valentine’s Day

Welcome to Crafty Sentiments' Valentine's BLOG HOP! Today, we are introducing you to February's Releases which are all perfect for celebrating Valentine’s Day. There are many different ways of making Valentine’s day a little more special with handmade gift items like 3-d projects or, a gift-card holder or, maybe a gift & card set combo, ...etc... etc... the possibilities are endless. Give one a try!

Here is a great SCS resource to help inspire you to create those Valentine's projects!

For my project, I've created a gift-card holder featuring one of several adorable new characters:
Stamps: Crafty Sentiments FEB release
Paper: Valentine DP, Red, White CS
Ink: Copics, StazOn, Glitter Gel Markers, Stampin' Up! White Signo Gel Pen
Accessories: Ribbon, Rhinestones, Red Microbeads, Ranger Stickles, Dimensionals, Valentine's Flourish & Heart Glitter Embellishments (from Michael's), Spellbinders, Cuttlebug DOTS Embossing Folder
Techniques: Paper Tole, Dry Embossing
My GiftCard is to Macy's and it is attached on an inside square-shaped flap. :)

This is a CIRCULAR Blog-Hop that Ends Thursday, February 4th at 8:00 PM (Crafty Sentiments time). It doesn't have starting or ending points, meaning whichever blog you started at will also be your end-point. For a complete list of DT members, refer to my blog's sidebar for links to Crafty Sentiments. There is hidden BLOG CANDY on one of the 5 blogs! You DONT have to HUNT for it! Just enjoy hopping & viewing our creations with the newest images. :) To be eligible to win this hidden BLOG CANDY, you MUST DO two things; 1) Become a follower of the Crafty Sentiments Blog & 2) Leave a comment on everyone’s Blog! That's it!

For more Crafty Sentiments FUN, come check us out and play along on our weekly challenges at the CRAFTY SENTIMENTS BLOG found here!

To see the rest of the newly released Crafty Sentiments images, visit the Crafty Sentiments Store HERE!

Your next blogstop on this hop is: FIONA, of Lil Daffodil

Thanks for Looking, Happy Creating & Good Luck!


  1. Hi America,
    This gift card holder is beautiful. Lovely rich colours and texturea and the image is so well done. I love it.
    Fiona x

  2. I love the colours you used and the image is just adorable!

  3. Fab gift card America, the colours and embellishments look so perfect.

    Well done love it all.

  4. Gorgeous gift card, love all the glitter too,
    Hugs Tracy x

  5. Great gift card holder. i love the image I can't wait to see the rest of the stamps xx

  6. Gorgeous holder - love all the glitter!!
    Teri x

  7. This image is totally adorable!
    Love Karen x

  8. Hi hun - thanks for the fabulous comments, you've brightened up a cold, snowy day. Love this card and that gorgeous image, just look and that amazing hair (I love colouring hair) and your treatment of her dress and welly boots is stunning (could do with some welly boots like that in this weather).
    hugs Heather xx

  9. Love love love the glitter. lovely touch.

    Woodland Circus

  10. She is gorgeous, love how you made her all sparkly!

  11. I just love all the sparkle on this adorable image!!

  12. This is too sweet America!! I love all the shimmer and your elegant design! Sweet image. The perfect giftholder!!!

  13. love the image and the lovely gorgeous colours. fab gift card xx

  14. Hi America love the gift card holder, so very nice, Hugs Avril xxx

  15. Gorgeous gift card holder America, love the image and and the different textures. The glitter is really effective.
    Kim xXx