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Jan 14, 2011

AnnaBelle Release Day - All Things Grow

Welcome!  - It's release day at AnnaBelle Stamps and time for a Blog Hop!   Today we are showcasing this lovely set, (All Things Grow) which is available for purchase at the AnnaBelle Store following the release. Details will be available on the AnnaBelle blog.

Now for the FUN part....A Blog Hop and a chance to win this set.  Here are the rules:

Follow the Hop and leave a comment on each blog. Then head back to the AnnaBelle blog and leave your name stating that you've completed the hop.  Pretty easy!

You should  have started at the AnnaBelle blog and have just come from Sue's Blog.

Next up will be Rene's Blog.

Now for my cards:  First up I created this Monochromatic card after seeing a card with these colors in a stamping magazine recently.
Card Stock: Chocolate Chip, Crumb Cake, Whisper White
Ink: Craft White, Chocolate Chip, Close to Cocoa
Punches: Circle (1 1/4 and 1 3/8 - SU)
Chain and Photo Corner - EK Success
Pearls: AnnaBelle
Foam Mounting Tape

Now for something very different:

Card Stock: Elegant Eggplant, Bermuda Bay, Whisper White, Old Olive
Ink: Bermuda Bay, Old Olive
Designer Paper: My Minds Eye-So Sophie line.
Embossing Folder: Textile, Provo Craft
Rectangle/Scallop Rectangle Nestabilitie Dies-Spellbinders.
Punch: Martha Stewart-Layered Arches
Waterfall 6mm Sprinkles - AnnaBelle Stamps.

If you'd like to win this set just complete the Hop as mentioned above and watch to see if your name is drawn to win the set.

Have fun hopping!


  1. Beautiful cards Ida, love the colours and the gorgeous card designs. FAB use of the beautiful stamp set!

  2. oh goodness these are lovely creations and could be used for any occassion! Vunderful!!!!

  3. Beautiful cards Ida, this is one sweet set!

  4. These long elegant grasses are such fun to play with!!!!
    Love how you've used them on your first card! The colours on your second card are great!!!!

  5. Great cards Ida, you really have done a wonderful job with this set!! Congrats on joining the wonderful world of Copics :)

  6. oh you are the first to use the sort of fern stamp and at first I had to go back to see if this was part of the set! and I love that fern stamp! gorgeous cards

  7. Beautiful Cards! I love your layouts!

  8. Hello Ida, I love your cards. I never would have thought of using the fern as a feature like that and the first card looks fantastic with all the different coloured grasses!

  9. I love both your cards the fern looks amazing stamped

  10. Ida, your cards are both beautiful! I love the kraft coloured one it is very nice with the muted colours and your second one is so striking with the fun, bright colours. Great job!!

  11. The colours on these two cards are beautiful, I love them both. That new set is amazingly elegant, its definately on my wishlist!!

  12. Ida, your cards are both beautiful but the monochromatic one really speaks to me -- just lovely!

  13. Wonderful card and great use of the images - I do like the green on green card but they are so good for masculine cards.

  14. Oh wow...stunning. Love the mix of patterns on the second but I think that first one may have to go into my all-time top ten!

  15. gosh soo nice.. very pretty..

    very calming!!


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  16. These are two fabulous cards made with a very nice stamp set! I just love how you stamped in black and white on the Crumbcake card, and I'm really loving the sketch and colors on the second. You used these stamps beautifully!

  17. Loving both of your cards Ida but I do have to say that I LOVE your Brown/Kraft card, LOVE it and love the colours you used lol and your second card is simply stunning, your colour combo is AWESOME!

    Take care,
    Kylie X

  18. Love both cards Ida!

  19. Both are great, but especially love the crumb cake -- it lends itself perfectly to the nature feel along with the great images!

  20. Very, very beautiful cards. Ida! You did an amazing job with this set!