Friday, December 2, 2011

PSA Essentials & Cottage Cuz - Holiday Card Blog Hop – 12/2 – 12/4


Welcome to the PSA Essentials & Cottage Cuz blog hop! If you're coming by via Cheryl Walker's blog you're on the right track. If not make sure you start at the beginning over K Created by Kay so you don't miss any amazing projects.

Every year I like creating handmade Christmas cards for my friends and family. This year I am giving this cute Hello Kitty card to my closest girlfriends. It's whimsical and festive for the Holiday Season.

 
I used the PSA Hello Kitty Peel & Stick stamp set. I used a red card stock for the card and used my Cuttlebug Polka Dots Embossing Folder to create a nice textured background. Then I layered it with a green plaid paper and enhanced the edge by punching a decorative design using Martha Stewart's Doily Lace Edge Puncher. I also added a shimmery chocolate brown ribbon.


Using a 1-3/8" circle puncher for the inner circle and stamp the Hello Kitty image and add some color. Glue the image on the scalloped circle and place on top of the card.

This is such a cute and unique card that will surely bring a smile to my girls.

Your next stop is The Scrapping Cottage ...thanks again for stopping by and don't forget to leave a comment and follow PSA Stamp Camp for a chance to win the Holiday Card prize package.

PSA Essentials is giving away 3 Peel & Stick stamp sets, 1 stamper, 1 black ink & 1-2 color ink from PSA Essentials. The winner will also receive a $50 gift certificate to The Scrapping Cottge for the grand prize. There are also 9 opportunities to win a 3 x 3 die from The Scrapping Cottage.

Here's the full blog hop line-up:
·         www.kcreatedbykay.blogspot.com - Kay Norman
·         http://www.thecountrychiccottage.net -  Angie Holden
·         www.thethinkinspot.blogspot.com - Lorie Souther
·         http://paperiepetals.blogspot.com - Kim Schofield
·         www.maisymary.blogspot.com  - Pearl Liu
·         www.lingshappyplace.blogspot.com - Vera Yates
·         www.stampingwithjanice.blogspot.com  - Janice Wilson
·         www.simpleflourishes.com - Jennifer Holmes
·         www.pinkcloudscrappers.blogspot.com -  Lori Leng
·         http://inkypaws.blogs.splitcoaststampers.com/Jeanne Streiff
·         www.ginicagle.blogspot.com  - Gini Cagle
·         www.livingthecircuslife.blogspot.com - Kim Moreno
·         www.taylordconcepts.blogspot.com  - Erika Taylor
·         www.fantastink.blogspot.com - Meylssa Connolley
·         www.handmadebyangelica.com  - Angelica Suarez
·         www.sweeetdesignsbycheryl.blogspot.com  - Cheryl Walker  
·         http://maearmstrong.blogspot.com - Mae Armstrong
·         http://scrappingcottage.blogspot.com/ - The Scrapping Cottage
·         www.psastampcamp.blogspot.com – PSA Essentials
 

25 comments:

tina said...

So pretty. Love your embossing, punching and stamping.

Tina
aurathentic@gmail.com

April said...

Must admit that until today I hadn't seen the use of Hello Kitty, but my eyes were opened this morning by the many cute designs!! Thanks for the inspiration!

Kim said...

Sigh...this is so cute! I love the embossing, the decorative circle, and Hello Kitty! Darling!

Annette said...

aww I so love Hello Kitty...Love your card..cute..
thanks for sharing.

Lisa said...

such a cute card! love the colors! TFS

Lisa G
lkgra@hotmail.com
http://lisa-scrappingspot.blogspot.com/

Karen Diebolt said...

I love kitty cats, very nice work and great colors.

terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

Adorable CAS card!!

Karen C. said...

Very cute card! I love the colors and textures! TFS

Ria said...

Really gorgeouss love the cleaness of the card :)
hugs Ria

Amy said...

This card is absolutely adorable!!! I love the hello kitty stamp :)

sharon g said...

She is sooooo cute. Nice job.

Michelle said...

So simple and yet so cute. Just perfect for using as a card you can put in the mail. Very nice. I didn't see a spot to follow your blog or sign up for your email updates... if you ever do make that an option or if I missed it please let me know. I would love to follow your blog.
Thanks for the chance to win some really cute/cool products,
Michelle
mpetrovich23 (at) yahoo (dot) com
http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

ann marie said...

so cute and simple. love hello kitty

Totally Twisted Cards said...

Wow, love the colors you used on your card! Makes it pop. Super cute Hello Kitty. Awesome job. These dies and stamps look awesome. Thanks for the inspiration and blog hop. I'm a new follower.

stacy at TotallyTwistedCards dot com

Emily said...

What a cute card!

rush said...

cute card. thank you for sharing. rush88888 at gmail dot com

KayB said...

Love the embossing!! Very nice! http://scrappeningplace.blogspot.com/ ksantell@gmail.com

Jeannie from PolkaCabana.wordpress.com said...

This is just too cute! MEOW! Hello Kitty is just timeless! Great card.

Bonnie - Really Reasonable Ribbon said...

What a terrific card. I love a nice 'clean' look and the kitty image is adorable. Thanks for sharing.

Kay said...

Great layering and textures!

jessica said...

how cute is this!!!
TFS
jessica
chick-n-scrap.blogspot.com
eschfamily@yahoo.com

Janice W. said...

SOOOOO CUTE!!! Nice design and textures!

Lisa M. Zepponi said...

Cute card!

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BabyDaes said...

Love the Hello Kitty!!!

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