Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Blogaversary Celebration Tuesday D-2

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Good morning crafty friends,
Thank you once again for joining us on this Terrific Tuesday. We are thrilled to have you here again. In case you have missed the festivities thus far, you are welcome to check out the previous posts beginning with our blog hop posts this past weekend and yesterdays’ post too.
Saturday’s Post: CLICK HERE
Sunday’s Post: CLICK HERE
Monday’s Post: CLICK HERE
You can still enter for your chance to win the blog candy for the hop.

Each day of this week, the designer’s will be showcasing projects with a particular theme. Each of these themes are a reflection of different things that I (as well as many others) personally enjoy. So today’s theme was: PEARLS. Anything with Pearls or Pearl Paint or Pearlized paper, etc. So here is what the DT came up with.

Cake Basics, "Just Because" Cards Cartridges and 
PCW Hibiscus Flower and Butterfly 811

Vintage Graphic freebie, Art Philosophy Cartridge

PCW Files Used:  Scalloped Circle Card and Daisies

Cartridge: Birthday Bash

Martha Stewart Elegant Cake Art and Storybook Cartridges

Jennie B.
Imagine-Vintage Paper and Art Philosophy Cartridges

Sweet Tooth Boxes Cartridge

Forever Young Cartridge

Elegant Edges and Serenade Cartridges

Elegant Edges and Art Philosophy Cartridges

PCW File Used:  QT Patootie w/Flower

Happy Hauntings Cartridge

Heritage Cartridge

Melin created this Eiffel Tower using the FREE Cutting File available today only. I used the raggedy edge rose from PCW and some Liquid pearls and pearl spray to decorate.

First Up....The Enter To Win “STUFF”

Cricut Cartridge
** Slumber Party Cricut Lite Cartridge**

Project Kit
3d Tower and Pearl Embellishments
This kit comes with all the pre-cut elements as well as the pearl sprays as well as the bottle of Liquid Pearls

Layout Kits

Sunday’s Project Kits
There are two kits to give away. To see what they will create, just head over to Sunday’s Blog Hop post: HERE

Saturday’s Project Kit
To see what this kit creates, head over to Saturday’s Blog Hop post: HERE

Embossing Folder n’ More Set
This set includes the
Large Dots Embossing Folder from QuicKutz (Now Lifestyle Crafts)
2 Sets of Pretty Prima Flowers
Caribbean Twine from the Twinery
3 mini spools of yummy ribbon.

Nesting Label Die Set
This set includes:
The Cookie Cutter Nesting Labels Die Set from Quickutz (now Lifestyle Crafts)
2 Packages of Pretty Prima Flowers
Fine Crafter’s Glitter in a Flip Top Container
One Package of Making Memories Eyelets

Photo Corner Die Set
This set includes:
The Scalloped Photo Corner Die Set from Quickutz (now Lifestyle Crafts)
2 Packages of Pretty Prima Flowers
Fine Crafter’s Glitter in a Flip Top Container
Queen and Company Little Jewels

How do you win??? You MUST be a follower of our blog, sorry no exceptions. Then just leave a comment on this post or any of the posts for the next 7 days (During our celebration).

Like our page on Facebook and come back and leave another comment for an additional chance to win!
You can find our Facebook page HERE


Vintage Flowers In Basket Graphics
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*UPDATE* No longer available for Free
Click The Add To Cart Button and Check Out. It will not cost anything to check out during the free offer period.

Eiffel Tower 3D Cutting File
Available in the following formats: AI, DXF, EPS, GSD, KNK, MTC, SCAL2, STUDIO, SVG, WPC and PDF for hand cutting.
svg eiffel tower 350*UPDATE* No longer available for Free
Click The Add To Cart Button and Check Out. It will not cost anything to check out during the free offer period(24hrs).
Find the Cut File: HERE

Thank you so much for stopping by. Be sure to leave a comment on this post to be entered to win our blog candy. Also don’t forget to stop by each designer’s blog and give them some love for all their hard work and inspiration!


Jen said...

Awesome projects, ladies!!!!  Everyone did a fantastic job showcasing pearls.  And, Melin that Eiffel Tower is AMAZING!!

Wanda Hornung said...

Love the pearls showcase...  Congrats on your Blogaversary.

Wanda Hornung said...

I am a new follower on FB.  Thanks for the opportunity!

Marji Reineke Franklin said...

These are all so pretty!! Great work everyone!

Angie Ashuk said...

I love Pearls:) Great projects!

Abusybee said...

Great projects!

Lisa W said...

These are all wonderful projects! TFS!!

Swoozan said...

Great projects ladies using the pearls.  Melin love the Eiffel tower file.  You are so awesome!

Larelyn Sartini said...

Another fantastic day!  Great job ladies - I just love all the projects.  Melin, your Eiffel tower is amazing.  What a fun week!!!

Tammy Bour said...

Fabulous job everyone has done up to now and I am sure they will continue to be amazing.  Looking forward to see the rest of the week also

Trisha said...

Love the flowers, but the Eiffel Tower is fantastic! It was worth the wait, Melin. Thank you so much!

Tracy Kennedy Garth said...


Casmirct said...

Ya'll Have some of the prettiest projects. I got so inspired by the Effiel Tower. I love it, My dream is to go to Paris one day.. So if I have to actually stay in Texas and dream about Paris, I'll dream about it while looking at  this project.
Thank You for sharing you file.

lucyhyde said...

I love all of the projects...they are great...

Trisha said...

Nice cards! BUT..."I want candy!" Thaks for the files and the fun of a hop!

Susan Slomski said...

Very nice!!! All the cards ...well, I shouldn't say cards as some were not cards sooooo....all the projects are beautifully done. Thank you for the file. I am a follower.

Sue Kimmet said...

What fun!  So many great ideas and examples...  The Eiffel tower is gorgeous!  Thank you.  

Rlovew1976 said...

Wonderful projects once again tonight. I love the bling on them. Thanks for the amazing files. I can't wait to get my machine set-up again so I can cut once again.

Alvinadiaz said...

I love all the projects the DT did an awesome job.

Betsey Kirkland said...

Thanks for sharing you anniversary with us.  I love all the projects.

Javajen1 said...

Awesome projects, everyone! Melin, your Eiffel Tower is amazing!!

Melinda said...

I love this Eiffel Tower project - thanks so much for sharing it with us!

Becky Pacey said...

That is great, love the tower, and the baskets of flowers are super, thanks for your generousity. Becky

bearilu11 said...

Thank you for the freebies. All the projects knock me out. What a creative team!! Again, Happy Happy Anniversary!!

Sue-Ann Lovell said...

Absolutely loving all the beautiful projects!

Marla said...

Wow, this is an amazing project!!!  Love the papers and colors used!!!!  The DT did a fabulous job with the theme Pearls.  Thank you so much for the lovely freebies!!

Retta said...

Thank you for the file.  Beautiful work!!!  Hopeyou get a great response from your blog hop!

Kaylee46rife said...

I am so glad we do not have to judge these submissions -- they are all so pretty.  However, Evelyn's have caught my eye! Thanks everyone.

Nanettemt said...

Everyone did a great job once again! I love pearls!

nanettemt at yahoo dot com

Maria said...

Gorgeous projects!!! TFS
I'm a follower.

Maria said...

I just liked your Facebook page!

Lynn C. said...

Love the Eiffel Tower, Melin.  Thanks so much for sharing.  Halloween is one of my favorite seasons, so I LOVED the Halloween Card.  Thanks so much for sharing the free file. 

Michelle R said...

What an awesome job ladies!!!

Debbie Yates said...

Awesome projects...I love pearls...so classy!

joann6274 said...

LOVE all the inspiration and projects!!!! And that Eiffel tower is just amazing! Thank you!!!!

Bevbrowning43 said...

I  can't believe the Eiffel tower........love it.  Thank you ever so much

Ctnyarn said...

The Eiffel tower is amazing.  Thank you!

Tina Husong said...

I love the Eiffel tower. My daughter has done her room in them so I should really make one for her.

Jmschu said...

What an awesome variety of projects.

JustYolie said...

Beautiful projects ladies!!  OH THAT 3D EIFFEL TOWER!!! SIMPLY AMAZING!!! I'm so glad I was able to get it as a freebie! THANK YOU MELIN!!

Melissa SunshineHoneyBee said...

Enjoyed Day 2 of the hop.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

silhaynes said...

Fabulous projects!!! I am sooo in love with the Eiffel Tower!!

Cnsew said...

Eiffel Tower-you bet it is a dandy!

Karensuewaldner said...

What a cute tower, too bad I missed the free cutting file, been so busy lately, anyway all the project are beautiful as usual. 

Jamie Larsen said...

wow Melin!!! Love the Eiffel Tower cutting file! I wish I could get my SCAL to work with the cricut so I could make this.. Maybe i'll give it a shot who knows we could get lucky ;). Another day of beautiful projects from all the DT way to go ladies!

Chriss America Real said...

I love the Eiffel Tower cutting file!  So cool!  Thank you!

Eunice said...

Your Eiffel tower is very cute. TFS

Jill Kotsoglou said...

The Eiffel Tower is just too cool!!!

sherrillgraff said...

Thanks for all the fun ideas. Evelyn's and Suzanne's cards are my favorites, They are also using colors I love. Sherrill Graff istmpnv at aol.com 

Debray1980 said...

I love your blog. So much creativity! Thanks for sharing with us

Dmcardmaker said...

Love the way everyone used the pearls to accent their projects. TFS

Jennyplace26 said...

OMG! Such beautiful projects. I love pearls and looks like the DT do too. Thanks for sharing and for the chance to win.

Lisa Rea said...

Love the Eiffel Tower - thanks!  And thanks for the Blogaversary!

Lisa - Scrappy Distractions
lisa dot rea at KBMG dot com

Scrapmyway said...

It's like going to a crafty buffet...so much good stuff to pick...love the embellished pearls. TFS
Creative Wishes,
Claire S.

Jeria22 said...

So many awesome creations by the DT! I love them tfs AJ~

mamahen said...

So many incredible projects and creations! LOVE them! http://www.scrappingmamahen.blogspot.com

Carol R said...

Wow! What great projects! Great job!

Mzcherub said...

Wonderful projects!

Cheryl said...

I'm having a great time catching up with the days I missed. Theses are all amazing projects. I love the shimmer of pearls. Great job to all!

Kathryn Martinez said...

So beautiful!!! I now want to go to Paris. TFS Great projects.

Suzie4tu said...

Beautiful Eiffel tower! Love all the "Pearl" ideas. Just gives me more to catch up on but I don't mind! Thanks for a chance to win!!

Michele Smith said...

I am having a hard time staying at the computer with all of these awesome ideas! Can't wait to get to my craft room! Love all of the embossing on these projects and yes, the Eiffel Tower is my fav!! Such a unique project!!

Kraftyhugzz said...

Wow that tower is amazing, and what beautiful cards
How u keep coming up every day with amazing art I will never no,
Ur all awesome..
Kenzie xx
Thnx for chance to win candy xx