Monday, August 17

It's a Celebration and a Blog Hop!!


Welcome to the Cupcake Craft Challenge 1st Birthday blog hop!!! I am so excited that you have decided to join us! If you have just come from Sandy's blog then you are in the right place! I am Stephanie and all you need to do is leave me a comment and have participated in this weeks Cupcake Craft Challenge to be eligible to win my blog candy and then you need to hop on over to Tammy's blog and leave a comment there! Tammy will then tell you which blog to go to next. If you are not sure you are visiting the design team blogs in the right order you can go back to here and start from the beginning! There are 14 design team blogs in the blog hop and each one has some gorgeous candy to be won! Don't forget to enter this weeks Cupcake Craft Challenge to be in with a chance of winning some fantastic prizes that our sponsors have provided to help us

celebrate our 1st birthday! Good luck with your entries you have until 8pm Saturday August 22nd to enter and the winners will be announced on the Cupcake blog on Monday August 24th.
My Blog Candy....
2 each of 8 of my favorite images
2 inkadinkado mini stamp sets
1 6x6 pad of K&CO. designer paper
Thanks for helping us celebrate and I can not wait to see what you make for this weeks challenge, which is to make a card with something sweet on it and a cupcake image is a *bonus!
~Stephanie
*remember... You must participate in this weeks challenge to be eligible for prizes! Please leave me contact info. in your post so I have a way to get in touch with you... If I can not find you I will re-draw!!!!
Supplies:
Designer Paper- Basic Grey
Image- High Hopes
Flowers, button, twine

80 comments:

orangedaisy said...

lovely colour combo and cutie image
ev

Steph said...

he's really cute! Love the images x

Berit said...

What a gorgeous card, love the colours you have used !

I am on a blog hop, and it's so much fantastic to see :)

hugs Berit

Tracy said...

Adorable card - colours are lovely!

Tracy x

Kellie Winnell said...

Oh I love your card! The image is just so cute with the ant and the cupcake, perfect. The colours you have used are my favs together, all in all LOVE it and a gorgeous inspiration for people like me playing along :) xx.

Biscuitlid said...

Hi Stephanie

dropping by on the blog hop, having a great time.

Love your card, the image, papers and colours are yummy.

Thanks for the chance to win your candy

Victoria
x

ps South Carolina is the only place in USA I've visited- we stayed on Hilton Head Island.

Anne said...

What a cute card, love that ant! Thank you for the chance to win candy and Happy 1st birthday to Cupcake Craft Challenges :)
Contact details: raypack@btinternet.com

Kelly said...

beautiful card! haven't seen that stamp before! yummy-

Gunn said...

Happy birthday!

I love that antstamp! It's so cool!

Gunn

MamaCass07 said...

That card and your image are adorable! Ants! A critter I never though of for a card! He really is CUTE! Great candy! Thanks so much for letting us celebrate your first with you!

MamaCass07 said...

Your card and your image are adorable! Ants! A critter I never thought to use on a card! LOVE it! Thanks for letting us celebrate your first with you!

Georgia said...

Hi Stephanie,
I LOVE your card! The colours look gorgeous together and I really like the image!
Thanks for the chance to win this fab candy! :)
Georgia x

Lisa M. (aka. Lisabee) said...

Ack! This image is too freakin' cute! Great card, Stephanie!

Chris said...

that ant must work out to be able to lift that cupcake!
very cute card

Violets Corner said...

Such a sweet card! I do love that colour combo, fab with cupcakes!

Have a great day,

hugs
Maarit

Callie said...

Really cute card. I would LOVE your candy as i LOVE high hopes and don't have any :-) Off to finish my hop and then get busy on the challenge!

Tracy said...

Great Birthday Bash!!!
Love your card and candy.
Happy crafting
tracy x

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

I haven't seen this stamp before, but he is so cute and I love the papers you have chosen.
Caroline xxx

Lailani said...

Great Card! LOve the colors:)

Caro said...

Such a cute card. Congratulations for the CCC anniversary and thanks for the chance to win some great candy!

Craftyanny said...

awwwwwwwwwwwww what a cutie, a fabby card.
hugs
Anne x

Linda said...

Oh my your card is so yummy....love the colors!!

shelly said...

hee hee this stamp made me giggle..an ant in hiking boots.. oh i just have to have that! love the card! more blog hoppin mania for me.. have a great day! shelly

Tracey said...

This is one of my fave HH images. Love your card!!

LEMphotography said...

Adorable card - love the image!

Lauren

Teri said...

Awww this is such a sweet card!

Teri xx

Manuela said...

hi stephanie! this is such a gorgeous card! i've never seen this stamp before, but it's soooo cute :D hugs, manuela

Jerusha said...

Love your card! That stamp is so cute! Thanks for the chance to win your candy!

Angie said...

what a fantastic card,
Love that image,
Just going to post my entry in the challenge,
Hugs
Angie

Anne-marie said...

wow such a great image and love the colours
Anne-marie x

Sanwanya said...

OK i just love that little guy,,must own him someday,What a great card.Happy First:)

Maria Matter said...

Such an adorable little image and those papers are absolutely gorgeous!
Wowza! Love it!
Blessings, Maria

Crazy Creations said...

To cute .I cant wait to start my card now . Thank for the chance to win.Sarah makeacard@yahoo.com

debra said...

Hi Stephanie
Love the image o your cards and the candy looks fab to.
hugs Debra

Donna said...

Fantastic card Stephanie, such pretty papers and 'sweet' image! I'm loving your fab candy, just wish I could enter too lol! :) Donna x

SMK said...

how lovely is that card?! love that image :)
{my email addy is in my sidebar}

ineke said...

veryyyyyyyyyyy smart ant !!!!
i could use a cupcake now too !!!
i became sooo hungry bloghopping !!!
thank you for offering us blogcandy !!

Thebug415 said...

Great card. I love the DSP.

nasuha ahmad helmi said...

cute stamps! thank yOu fOr the chance tO win it...lOve yOur cards!

Christina said...

i love your card!

KarenB said...

Cah-yute card! I love the colors you used!

My Creative Outlet by Janna said...

LOVE this! The image is adorable! Made me actually like to see an ant!

Lynda said...

Beautiful card and I love the cute little bug!
Lynda xxx

Fleur said...

What a gorgeous card - great image - he's lovely
Love Fleur XXX

DonnaMundinger said...

OMG! How cute is that!?! Love your paper too. xxD

Joanne said...

Wow love this little guy you've used, brill card.

Joanne x

Gramrussell said...

This si so much fun. Thanks for the opportunity! My fingers are crossed.

Bree said...

sooo cute...Happy Birthday CupCake Crafts!

Cat said...

Cute card! If I was an ant, I would go after the cupcake too!

Pinkllilac said...

Beautiful card and love the colour combination and design.
Hugs Linda

Toothy said...

I love that image and those papers, very pretty

Nikki said...

What a Pretty Card
thanks for the chance
Nikki C

Elisabeth said...

Ohh my thats a hungry bug ... *lol* love the image and your card is FAB

Have a sweet week
x

Dana Rose said...

Those are some fun stamped images. Love your blog!

Happy stamping,

Dana Rose

tracy said...

Oh wow my favourite i adore high hopes stamps aren't they just wonderful i love the colour scheme you have used and fab stamp too he looks like he needs a little bit of help eating and lifting that lol!
tracy x

Pauline said...

Love this card - it really made me smile. The image is sdorable and the papers are so rich and lovely.

Dragonlady said...

HI there

I love that card, the ant is brilliant. Great candy too.
Have ticked the email follow up comments box so you should have my contact details. Would hate to miss out on a technicality!!!

Ali x

Daisychain said...

Great card and cute image, love the colour combo. Thanks for the chance to win your great candy. Congratulations on Cupcake Crafts 1st Birthday. Hugs Christine

Sandy said...

Such an adorable card, Steph!! That image is cute and I love the paper.

Gail said...

It's a tough life being a bug,I think this card is lovely.

Margie said...

Very cute!

margie_visnick@yahoo.com

Tracey said...

Stephanie your card is so gosh darn cute! Thank you for sharing with us. Your babies sure look cute too!! Thank you for offerring such an amazing blog candy prize. I am loving looking at all of the cards the CCC design team made. You girls are soooo talented :)
Hugs, Tracey
serene-stamper@shaw.ca

scrappyjacky said...

Real cute card...love the image...and great colours.

Lisa said...

Love your card, great job

Renata said...

Hop hop hop, love it! And love your wonderful blog!
Love, Renata
http://renata-mijnscrapkaartjes.blogspot.com/

Scrappy Witch said...

I love this card! The stamp too, where did you get it from?

Betty

Kathie, from New Zealand said...

Hi Stephanie, I just adore your card it's so, so cute and the colour combination is wonderful together.
Take care
Kathie
xox

Francesca said...

Lovely card, the papers look great with that scrummy cupcake.I have entered the challenge , thanks for the chance to win

Francesca

Karin said...

Fabulous card. love the papers and funny high hopes Stamp.

of to the next one on the blog-hop list.

xoxo karin

Georgia said...

Cute!

KarenB said...

How cute is that image!! Gorgeous card.

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Awwwwwwww.........your blog is so CUTE! and your children are simply adorable. This card is the cutest!! I love it!

Norma said...

Stephanie, gorgeous card. Cute image. Love those gorgeous DP. Beautifully coloured. Love the card.

Hugs.
Norma

jenny said...

Cute card! I love the image and the DP is gorgeous x
Thanks for the chance to win some great candy!

Jenny x

Kat said...

I love this card. Poor little ant he is working so hard for his cake!!

contact:- rkanderson@tiscali.co.uk

Kat x

LaurieS said...

Very sweet...I could help lighten the poor little guys load by eating his cupcake. LOL

Jodi said...

This card is so cute! I love the papers, the layout and your fantastic coloring.

Brises said...

Very pretty card!!! Thanks for the chans!!!
Hugs,
Brises

Bee said...

Lovely card with a charming, well coloured image :)
Crafts By Bee

Debbie F said...

fantastic cupcake card, thanks for the chance of winning your blog hop candy

Debs x