Saturday, February 4, 2012

Day 2 - My Cricut Craft Room 100 Cartridge Blog Hop - February

Welcome to my very first..... My Cricut Craft Room's
100 Cricut Cartridge Blog Hop!  

You should have arrived here from Tiffany's blog!  If you are just joining me from your dashboard, or reading this via email, please head over to My Cricut Craft Room  so you won't miss a thing.




Be sure to visit Erica's Blog http://mycricutcraftroom.blogspot.com to see the awesome projects from the day 1 of the hop. 


Also make sure to follow Erica's blog so you will know when she has contests, prizes, challenges, swaps & special online coupons.

Currently she is running a Scrapbook & Card challenge over on her challenge blog and you can win a gift certificate to her webstore!  http://ericascraftroomchallenges.blogspot.com/
This Friday she will announce February's Scrapbook swap.... She has a swap each week and you have two weeks to make your project each month. There will be a card, scrapbook, tag, die cut and embellishment swap each month! http://ericascraftroomswaps.blogspot.com/

Don't forget to comment along the way on all of the blogs both days to be entered to win the Cricut cartridge or K. Andrew Its Valentine stamp set that Erica is giving away today.
Winners will be announced on her blog on Tuesday!

If you get a chance please visit Erica's Webstore and enjoy 15% your total purchase this weekend.
Enter the code 15 during the third step of check out to see the discount.
She has everything crafty.... Cricut cartridges, adhesive, papers, stamps and so much more.....


 For my first project, I used the Cricut cartridge 
Victorian Romance.  


My card is a typical A2 sized card.  My base is black Recollections card stock.  My layer is 5 1/4 X 4 and is from DCWV All Dressed Up stack.  My image was cut at 3.5 using my E2.  I added three Glitzy Prismatic Stickers from Color Bok.  My sentiment is from K Andrew It's Valentine Stamp set.  My sentiment is stamped on pink card stock in Memento Tuxedo Black ink and cut using Nestabilities Scallop Oval and then I added some Silver Pearl Liquid Pearl to each scallop.  I also inked around the edges using SU Real Red Ink.  

For my second project, I used 
Better Together Imagine Cartridge! 


This card is also an A2 sized card but this one is top fold.  My blue layer is 5 1/4 X 4 and is Color Bok card stock from Wal Mart.  The next layer is DCWV The Blossoms & Butterflies stack and is cut at 5 X 3 3/4.  My image was printed and cut at 3 inches using my Imagine!  I added some crystal bling to the top right corner and my sentiment is stamped in Memento Black Ink on the ticket punched in the same yellow card stock from Recollections South Beach stack using the EK  Success ticket punch.  The sentiment is from K Andrew Fashionable Friends stamp set which can be purchased in Erica's store!  My ribbon (which is from Michael's) is ran through the grommets I added with my Crop A Dile II than added to my card prior to putting the DSP layer down. 

For my third and final project for today, I used the
 Love You A Latte Cricut Cartridge.  


 This card is also A2 sized and a top fold.  My cute image was cute from Love You A Latte Cart at 3inches including the layers.  My card base is Kraft card stock from Recollections.  My brown layer is 4 X 5 1/4 and is from Color Bok.  The red layer is 2 1/4 X 5 and is from my scrap drawer.  I used my white gelly roll pen to add some dash lines to the red layer.  My image was pop dotted on a Nestabilities Scallop Oval.  I added some Star Dust Stickles to the whip cream topping and the drop of whip cream on the cup to give it some shine.  I added orange glitter glue that I picked up in the craft section at Wal Mart to the label and the orange slice.  I used red liquid pearl for my candy on the whip cream.  The peach paper is from Paper Studio and the poker dot paper is Color Bok.  My ribbon is from Wal Mart and the orange crystals were also purchased at Wal  Mart. My awesome sentiment is from K Andrew Coffee & Tea for You & Me stamp set.  The Happy and Birthday were stamped on white GP card stock using SU Peach Parfait ink and layered with the same brown and peach paper.  Grande was stamped onto the peach label using Memento Rich Cocoa Ink prior to adding the glitter glue.  

What hop would be complete without something sweet!  
And what's that you ask.....
K Andrew I Heart You Stamp Set! 
K Andrew Designs

For your chance to win this awesome stamp set, just leave me a comment.  You don't have to become a follower and/or a subscriber to enter but if you do, leave an additional comment telling me so for an extra chance to win!
Don't forget to leave a way for me to contact you.  
Winner will be announced on Wednesday, February 8 to give everyone a chance! 


Your next stop is the very talented Jessica K's blog! 

Just in case you get lost along the way following here is today's line up!



I hope you have enjoyed my projects!
Until Next Time, Happy Craftin'
Miranda :)




66 comments:

  1. Great projects. My favorite is the card you made with Love You Latte! Very cute.

    Tonya
    ittybittyladybugs.blogspot.com

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  2. I'm a follower.

    Tonya
    ittybittyladybugs.blogspot.com

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  3. Adorable cards!
    Marji
    fellow dt sis
    www.fstampaholic.blogspot.com

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  4. beautiful cards!
    im a follower
    TFS
    gloria c

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  5. love these cards, you are soo creative

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  6. sorry, forgot to add that I am a follower!!!

    lizabratt@comcast.net
    http://tryin2craft.blogspot.com

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  7. All of your projects are fabulous but my favorite is the last one. It is just yummy.

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  8. Great cards. I like Old Friends card.

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  9. Super cute cards! Thanks for sharing your inspiration!

    majelica@comcast.net

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  10. I'm a new follower! :)

    majelica@comcast.net

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  11. Wow! Super cards!! That Victoria Romance card is beautiful and I really love the Love You A Latte card!!

    DT sister
    Tracy
    http://scrappininthewoods.blogspot.com

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  12. Oh my goodness Miranda! I LOVE YOUR SITE AND YOUR PROJECTS!! You are so very creative!! And How did you get Victorian Romance SO FAST?!? Your Card is just Darling!! I have just become a fan on pinterest, Google Plus, shared on google plus, and am a fan here! I can't wait to get the time to go through all of your rocking projects! Thanks girl!!

    xoxoxoxox


    Jess @ www.homespunelgance.blogspot.com

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  13. Oh yes and I would LOVE those stamps Good grief I would love to design for K Andrews! Her stamps are DIVINE!!

    xoxoxoxox


    Jess @ www.homespunelgance.blogspot.com

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  14. Such cute projects! I love them all!

    DT Sister Cori
    www.createdbycori.blogspot.com

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  15. Thanks for the chance to win! I'm a follower now!

    DT Sister Cori
    www.createdbycori.blogspot.com

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  16. Beautiful cards

    DT Sister Dana
    Danascraftycorner.blogspot.com

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  17. I just love these cards. Can't wait 'til I get the Victorian Romance!Great job on all of these. TFS, Mary M
    mmontecalvo at verizon dot net

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  18. the 2nd card is missing :( LOVE the victorian romance card - beautiful! awaiting for it's arrival :) so want the Love you a Latte! -dt sis Doris

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  19. Your cards are beautiful! Great job. :)

    Sheila
    http://2pawprints.blogspot.com

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  20. love all your projects and the blog!! I'm a new follower!!
    janet- dt sister!

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  21. LOVE your projects :) TFS

    Sherri
    DT sis
    squeakyscrapper.blogspot.com

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  22. Love the cards...Grat job !!! Love the Love a Latte Card !!

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  23. I love your cards, they are all so great.

    Linda
    lmkindell1@verizon.net
    lindashappyplace.blogspot.com

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  24. I forgot to mention I am a follower.

    Linda
    lmkindell1@verizon.net
    lindashappyplace.blogspot.com

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  25. Very very talented! Beautiful cards.

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  26. love you cards especially the old friends, made me smile and think of my old friend and how we never go out of style either.
    tfs!
    dt sista claire
    www.threewaterscreations.com

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  27. Some awesome stuff here. tfs, your new follower and DT sister Michelle

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  28. Wow, Miranda, all three of your cards are so fabulous!! I love all of the images you used and I don't have any of those carts...they are now on my wish list (along with an Imagine!!) Thanks for the inspiration :)

    Lisa
    indymermaid.blogspot.com

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  29. Great cards!! Thanks for the inspiration :)

    Lucy
    http://love2createitall.blogspot.com

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  30. Great Job I love your cards!! I'm a new follower too

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  31. Oh my goodness! These cards are just adorable and beautiful!! I so want these cart's after seeing your remarkable work!!
    jordanbev5@yahoo.com

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  32. Super cute cards!

    http://jamiek711designs.blogspot.com/

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  33. Love,love your cards! Christina ccapps35@gmail.com

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  34. love all the projects... I am a new follower...

    I think that I will have to pay you to make the girlfriends for me... I dont have an imagine machine to make it....

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  35. gotta get love you a latte!! Love it!! I'm alreadt a follower!
    TFS! your DT sister
    conniecancrop.blogspot.com

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  36. LOVE LOVE LOVE! I HAVE to get the Love you a Latte cart! Great projects!
    Lisa (DT sis!)
    www.allmadebylisa.blogspot.com

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  37. I'm a new follower! Love your stuff!
    Lisa (DT sis!)
    www.allmadebylisa.blogspot.com

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  38. love all your projects they look fabulous. job well done

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  39. i really would like to win this cart but now seeing your card it is a must
    upnurse at aol com

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  40. Great cards...love the card using the Imagine! :)

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  41. so much detail on all of your cards, FANTASTIC!

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  42. Your cards are cute! The coffee birthday card is definitely my favorite!

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  43. Sorry, computer issues. Love that mug. Would love that cart. I love the victorian look.
    marg0006@verizon.net
    Loving Scrapper101

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  44. Just became a follower.
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Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment! I appreciate them! Have a great day!!! Miranda :-)