Monday, January 17, 2011

House Mouse & Friends Challenge #87 & Blog Hop Prize Winners

 Good morning friends! Welcome back to another House Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge! I am very excited you are here. 

Before I go further, I want to say that I am blown away by the enormous amount of love poured into our Blog-HOP last challenge. If you played along with us on the HOP, I want to personally THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart. You made it very successful, special and tons of FUN!  We loved hearing from you and enjoyed seeing all your gorgeous House-Mouse entries!!! :)

 We are overwhelmed by the number of entries!  And if you guessed that I had hidden Prizes, you were right!!! I was hiding the (100+ Charms) & the (House Mouse Valentine Stamps!  :) I know, sneaky, right?  heheh !  Gosh, it's been really tough having to choose just 2 winners for these prizes!  Wish I could send you ALL a little something!

Without further delay, 
the randomly chosen winner of My 100+ CHARMS is...  
Mareikje of Creative Chaos

***and the randomly chosen winner of these fab new House-Mouse Stamps*** is...
Maryann of Sparkly Train

Im so happy you have played along to have won!  Please contact me with your ADDY info ASAP to claim your prizes!

This week's NEW challenge is being hosted by our fabulously talented Heather, of Rica's Haven and she wants us to create using EMBOSSING techniques. Any type of embossing will do as long as you use  some type of House Mouse & Friends images on your projects. 

Stamps: Stampabilities, House-Mouse Designs, called "LOVE LETTER", from 2009, # HMKR1042, and features Muzzy.
Paper: Black Textured Heavy CS, White CS & Pink Stampin' Up CS
INK: Memento Tuxedo Black, Marvy Matchables PINK, Copics, Silver Metallic Gel Marker
Accessories:  Heart Spellbinders, Multiple Cuttlebug Embossing Folders, EK SUCCESS Border Punch, Silver Heart Shaped Brads, Silver Stickles
Technique: Dry Embossing

Im also entering this card into the following Challenges:
 Meljens Designs ch.41..  Round or Square cards only
Lets Ink It Up ,,,,, Anything Goes
CYDA ,,,, Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss-#63 Cuddly 
Stampin B's chall. 93  Use a Die Cut 
One Stop Craft ,,,,, Card for a Male
Crafty Emma-#19 no designer paper 
Some Odd Girl.. Lets get Embossed..
Stampavie and More ,,, Glitter
AiFactory - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - monochrome
I hope you will play along with us again for another chance to win!  We have another great new sponsor offering a prize for you. Check out all the challenge and prize details HERE;

Thanks for stopping by today!  I so LOVE hearing from you!
Happy Creating!


  1. Beautiful card, America! Love the silver hearts and the embossing looks gorgeous!

  2. Gorgeous card America ,, such a cute image and the red/white combo and embossing are fab ,, lovely embellies too :-)

    Lols x x x

  3. Oh wow!! I just LOVE this card America!! Your sparkle is wonderful and your embossing looks fabulous with it!! :) TFS!! HUGS

  4. Hi hunb
    aww totally gorgeous card,awesome colouring as always, fab embossing, beautiful design, sue,x

  5. what a beautiful card america.
    love the hearts and the colors you have used.

    greetings karin

  6. Hi America!! gorgeous card, such a cute image, love the fantastic embossing and punching and brads so beautifully co-ordinated.

    Heather xx

  7. A really gorgeous creation America, I love all the hearts and such a fab image.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  8. Just couldn't be any more adorable than this! Good use of those embossing folders and all the details are just wonderful. Thanks for joining the Stampin B's die cut challenge this week.

  9. This is simply wonderful! The image is so cute and you did a fabulous job in coloring it.

    Thanks so much for sharing with us at SAM.

    Hugs, Kiki

  10. wow gorgeous, thankyou for joining us at CES cvhallenges.
    Hugs Kaylou xxx

  11. I love this image, sure hope it is going to your sweetie...Love the colors and the embossing..ah, such a romantic!!!


    I mailed my winner's stamps off to her in the UK this morning, she was thrilled to have won!

  12. I love your card! I have the same stamps and I can't wait to try this! I swear I buy the stamps just to look at them! I have to start to get on with the "make" part of it all! Love it!!!!!!!!

  13. Hi America! It was soooo good to see you on my blog today! I hope you are doing well! I just love seeing your HM cards... I have a special place in my heart and a whole drawer of HM images going back to the 90's! So I always love seeing your gorgeous creations with these adorable images! This is so cute.. one I have not seen before! Great job as always!

  14. Hi America what a gorgeous card I love the colour theme & the image is fabulous.
    Thankyou for joining us girlies at CES Challenges, good luck hun.

    Hugs Vicky xx

  15. What a great card makes a great Valentines card love the topper, thanks for joining in at OSCC. Janet

  16. Wow, your card is so cute. Thanks for joining with us at Totally Gorjuss this week.


  17. Adorable card! Thanks for joining us at Meljen's Designs this week!

    ~ Dianna
    Meljen's Designs DT

  18. Very nice!

    So pleased you could join us at Totally Gorjuss this week - hope to see you for our next challenge!

    Mary J xxx

  19. What a stunning creation, from colors to image, just amazing!
    Hey, I have a giveaway here, please come join in the fun!

  20. How adorable!! Love everything about the card! Such a sweet image and coloured so beautifully! Wow!

  21. You take the cutest HM designs and make them elegant....not an easy task...but you do it so well

  22. This is the cutest!! I just love the coloring and the silver hearts and embossing.

  23. Usually I am stanch against these colors together, but you really made them work! SO GREAT! And the detail and dimension! Thanks so much for playing with Some Odd Girl!

  24. love the sparkle on the edges! Thanks so much for playing with Some Odd Girl's embossing Challenge!!

  25. This is so adorable! Love that stamp and the design!

  26. great card, love the hearts and embossing!

  27. I don't know how you do it, but your cards are always amazing, week after week! Love all that extra touch glitter!

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