Friday, April 22, 2011

"It's Earth Day, It's My B-Day" Blog Hop



Hi Everybody!
Welcome to the "It's Earth Day, It's My B-Day" Blog Hop!  How awsome is it that our hop hostess, and my friend Gaby gets her own holiday for her birthday?!?!  Lol!  Hopefully you just came from the awsome Melin over at Cooking With Cricut.  If not, please head over to see our hop hostess Gaby at http://www.gabycreates.com/.   So I decided to make her a birthday card.  But in the spirit of Earth Day, I used things I already had in my stash.  I didn't make any Cricut cuts (GASP!  Please don't tell "him"!)!  Here is the card I made:

*This was a card kit that came with all the pieces you see (except for the green border and ribbon-I added those).

*The background was just the polka dots, but I was able to add a lotta bling by adding a dot of Stickles in matching colors in the middle of each dot.



*And what die cut can't be made cuter with a Peachy Keen Stamp??!! I used the Happy Lashes Assortment for this one :oD

 

*I used a Martha Stewart border punch with Post-it Craft Paper.
*Then I added green Stickles along the bottom.

*Since Gaby loves green, I highlighted that color from the background.

*This green ribbon, and bling matched perfectly!!


Did ya like it?  Gaby, do you like it?!?!  I hope so :oD  Gaby is an amazing person that I have been lucky enough to become friends with.  HAVE THE BEST BIRTHDAY EVER GABY!!!!!

Now head on over to see the amazing Cathie!


Here's the lineup in case you get lost or need to stop along the way:



115 comments:

  1. Cute card Jenny...loving the border and added bling. :)

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  2. I don't like it, I love it!!! Jenny!! Thanks for being my friend!!! and making me laugh a lot!! Love, Gaby

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  3. Oh, and happy lashes is my favorite PK stamps!

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  4. The card is so much fun and even more so with the bling. You never can have enough bling!! Pam

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  5. Such a cute card! also love your blog!!

    Tori :)

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  6. Cute card Jenny-I'm sure Gaby will love it. Great job! Cathie

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  7. What an adorable card Jenny! That cupcake looks delish and SUPER happy! Great job! Melin...CookingWithCricut.com and PaperCraftingWorld.com

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  8. This birthday card is so cute! Any friend would LOVE to receive this! TFS
    jessica
    chick-n-scrap.blogspot.com
    eschfamily@yahoo.com

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  9. Cupcakes are always so cute......great card!

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  10. Great card with the cupcakes and peachy keen stamp

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  11. Jenny that is one super adorable cupcake card...
    Can't wait til we all can get together again for some fun
    The Queen

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  12. Your card is sooooo cute.

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  13. Cutest cupcake card ever!

    Madonna
    http://handmadehobbies.blogspot.com

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  14. Cute cupcake card!! Love it!
    Tracy
    jtg0398 at sbcglobal dot net

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  15. Cute card! I always love coming to your blog because it's so colorful and full of inspiration.

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  16. How adorable!!! PKS always make anything HAPPY!!! LOVE IT!!!

    Hugs,
    Tanya
    freddylswillima@windstream.net

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  17. Cute cupcake card!!! Love the little PK face you gave him!!!
    Hugs,
    M

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  18. Your card is super cute
    Thanks for sharing

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  19. so cute, what a great attention to detail! and I think you love stickles as much as I do! LOL

    stampinlara at yahoo dot com

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  20. Really super cute!!

    Tanya
    phenis2031 at yahoo dot com

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  21. Super Duper Cute card!!! I am a follower and Loving this hop!! TFS!!!

    ilovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com
    http://ibecircled.blogspot.com
    Rexann♥

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  22. I love your card and peachy keen stamps.

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  23. CRAZY cute! Nothing better than Peachy Keen!
    (and bling!)
    SusanJ in Atlanta

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  24. I love the polka dots!!!

    http://bugginattheseams.blogspot.com/

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  25. Your card is too cute! Love your touches that you added to it.

    HappyScrapper64@bex.net

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  26. What a sweet card!! Love the faux stitching!

    Glad to be in this hop with you!!

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  27. That's adorable!!! The face is perfect!!!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  28. Your card is so cute. That face is so happy! TFS :0)
    cindymarshall63@hotmail dot com

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  29. Super cute card.

    Smiles Sher
    ShersL84bed@aol.com

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  30. Bling-Bling! I ♥ it!
    Hummer Hugs,
    Misty
    http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

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  31. Such an adorable card!! Love it!
    jordanbev5@yahoo.com

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  32. so cute, what a great attention to detail! and I think you love stickles as much as I do! LOL

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  33. Very Cute Birthday Card and adding the green/favorite color(Earth Day)!
    Michelle
    ScrapbookingSOS.blogspot.com

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  34. Darling card, of course she'll love it!

    http://forthejoyofcreating.blogspot.com/

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  35. What a cute card! Anyone would be super lucky to receive it for their birthday!

    Holly

    hollyshobbie at gmail dot com

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  36. Super cute card, I love that happy face! TFS

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  37. Oh Jenny, This is so adorable!!! Love every little detail! Don't you just love all those amazing borders? http://cricutcouple.blogspot.com

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  38. cute card,I am a follower, joydee1963 at yahoo dot com

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  39. I love your idea to cut the border with Post it paper thanks
    upnurse at aol dot com

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  40. Way to be green! Love the card - its so adorable! TFS!
    Jenn
    www.craftyfulgardens.blogspot.com

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  41. yep... I sure do like it!!! Very cute! And you are right, PK stamps just make everything come to life.
    Lori
    got2bcrafting at gmail dotcom

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  42. What a good idea to stickle all the polka dots. Such a cute card!

    -rwk
    rwkrafts.blogspot.com

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  43. i love cupcakes!!! tfs! so cute! i'm sure she'll love it :)

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  44. I love your cupcakes! Super cute!

    Linda

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  45. I love this card! Happy birthday Gaby!!
    TFS!

    Jenni
    Scrappincrafter@hotmail.com

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  46. What a sweet card:)

    mitch1066(at)gmail.com

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  47. Love the card! Thanks for sharing!

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  48. oh love the earthy colors!!!! and of course that cute face!

    -- dalis
    alidalis AT comcast DOT net

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  49. Love the cute "peach keen" face! Thanks for sharing this cute card.
    Hazel
    hdhall6002 at sbcglobal dot net

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  50. Such a cute card!!! I love those cute little faces!!!! Thanks for sharing!

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  51. Love cupcake cards and this is a cute one!

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  52. Awesome birthday card. Love the cupcake. Thanks for the blog hop and a chance to win.

    stacy at mycraftingtime dot com
    http://www.mycraftingtime.com

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  53. Cute card. I love the peachy face on the cupcake. Hugs- Glora

    me(at)glorajean(dot)com

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  54. Cute card! Love the cute face on the cupcake!
    Sherrie K

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  55. love it so cut
    karen www.littlescrappieces.blogspot.com

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  56. That cupcake looks good enough to eat! Great job.

    Jazzy
    MsPoet2Be@gmail.com
    www.JazzysCards.Blogspot.com

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  57. adorable!! I am grabbing your button Corrine http://celebratingordinarymoments.blogspot.com/

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  58. So super cute & sweet. TFS.

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  59. What a great card. TFS
    Debbie
    debbie_craine at hot mail dot com
    http://craftywizard.blogspot.com

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  60. Cute card!

    Kaitlin
    http://cupcakesandcards.blogspot.com/

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  61. Great project. So glad to be part of the blog hop.

    Peggy T.
    timmermanp@bellsouth.net

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  62. That turned out so cute!! Nothing wrong with more bling!

    Jackie
    jmpresearch@gmail.com

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  63. Looks sweet enough to eat!

    Melissa
    www.disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com

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  64. Great card, and I love the border punch.

    Sarah
    www.sarahprocrastinating.blogspot.com

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  65. That is one happy cupcake! Love it! Thanks!

    Felicia

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  66. Cute card and love that face.
    annadowdy at gmail dot com

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  67. Great green greetings!

    Ellen ♥ CardMonkey
    www.cardmonkey-business.blogspot.com
    E-mail: cardmonkey@comcast.net

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  68. I love your card.. Don't you just love those stickles?
    mexicopetshop@hotmail.com

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  69. WOW you put a great card together with things you already had. Love those eyelashes

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  70. Soooo Yummy! Cute card!! Hugs, Anita

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  71. Great job making your card out of scraps! Very cute!

    TFS!!

    Nicole T.
    niclax13@gmail.com

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  72. Love your card, I like the green you used. Pretty

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  73. Love the cupcake with the face. Love the card.
    Happy Birthday Gaby

    Vickie
    vickiebryn@yahoo.com

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  74. Loved your ciupcake card and that adorable little face.
    joanvanleeuwen@ymail.com

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  75. Super cute card. I do love the lashes set! Thanks for sharing it. I love Stickles too!
    Ann
    ScrappinAnn at gmail dot com
    www.annlenth.blogspot.com

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  76. Adorable card, she will love it. Thanks so much for sharing.
    Trish
    krazykcrafters at msn dot com

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  77. Sweet card... literally! TFS!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  78. Cute card! I love the faux stitching. GREAT job.
    TFS
    Theresa
    tmdettloff@gmail.com

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  79. Very cute card, love the paper. TFS

    Kay in Texas
    kay.miracle@yahoo.com

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  80. Very Cute!! I LOVE the Peachy Keen faces!!
    Stacey
    Stayce71Z@hotmail.com

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  81. Very cute card you made! I'm a fan of polka dots but an even bigger fan of cupcakes! That was so nice of you to create a card for Gaby!

    Susan
    http://cricutandgrasshopper.blogspot.com

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  82. What a super cute card! I like the touches of bling and of course PKS faces are perfect! AJ
    queenofmynest(at)gmail(dot)com
    http://queenofmynest(dot)blogspot(dot)com

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  83. What a fun glitzy card! Love it. Thanks for sharing. joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

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  84. What an adorable card! She's going to love it!! How could she not with a face like that on a cupcake!! Thanks for sharing!

    scrappingwithstephanie@gmail.com
    scrappingwithstephanie.blogspot.com

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  85. Love the Peachy Keens. I really, really have to pull mine out and use them. They always make me smile. Cute card!
    dbonczek@comcast.net
    http://pawstoscrap.blogspot.com/

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  86. This is an adorable card. Love the way you handled the bow and bling. Thank you for sharing.
    Blessings!
    RecipeScrapperATsbcglobalDOTnet

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  87. Such a cute card! You did a great job with what you had on hand in keeping for Earth Day. TFS!
    tcsobotka at charter dot net

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  88. OK; that is one ADORABLE card!!! I'm loving the PK stamps....those little faces are too fun!!

    autumnwillis925 at gmail dot com

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  89. Mmmmmmmmmm...........love cupcakes! Great card!
    TFS!
    Kathie
    Kathlee154atgmaildotcom
    http://kathleessnippitsncricuts.blogspot.com

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  90. Sweet lookin' cupcake! Love the Peachy Keen face, too! I just got my PK faces and can't wait to use them! Super card! TFS

    Paula P.
    jpuckett13@woh.rr.com

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  91. Great card. Love the way you added additional bling. PK stamp set it off perfectly. TFS.

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  92. Love the cupcake with the PK face; especially that you used what you already had. Smiles to you, Annette
    amfahuna@gmail.com

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  93. jenny, this is the perfect card. I love a PKS on anything!
    liz :o)

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  94. Too much bling? Can't happen! Love how you spiced up a kit - great recycling! It's true, sometimes you don't need your Cricut.
    Amyscats
    amylfahnestock at gmail dot com

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  95. Adorable card
    Kathy
    Katsew at gmail dotcom

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  96. Cute card Jenny! love the added stickles!
    kacee
    mcvicwif@yahoo.com

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  97. I love it. It's sooo cute. I need the cartridge with all the cute faces on it!
    Stefy
    snowboundstamper@hotmail.com

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  98. So cute...I love the dotted background!

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    I'm a finalist in the ebay Earth Day Wish List contest. Can you help me be green by voting for my entry "Eat Your Greens"? This runs through Thursday, the 28th. Just click the green "Vote For This List" button and/or "Like" the entry.

    http://bit.ly/gf8hLT

    Thanks!

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