Be My Valentine Bloghop

Welcome to the next stop on the Operation Write Home Bloghop. If you missed the beginning stop, it’s at the

Be sure to vote for Operation Write Home on the JoAnn’s Craft for a Cause Contest. Vote every day, please! There’s a link in the right sidebar.

All boxes with Christmas cards are on their way to our Heroes, and now it’s time to focus on cards for Valentines Day. The deadline for Valentine cards is January 7, 2011.

My decision to help with Operation Write Home is selfish. I have a nephew who is in the Air Force and has been station in Afghanistan. I am very happy to report that on Veteran’s Day he landed safely on US soil.

Here is the card I created for this blog hop inspired by my downline Julie Link…. The first picture is the outside of the card and the second picture is the inside of the card.

Materials to create this card include

  • Stamp Set: Wedding Sweet (115466)
  • Card Stock: Whisper White, Real Red
  • Accessories: Brads, Modern Label Punch, Eyelet Border Punch, Basic Black Stampin’ Write Marker, Real Red Stampin’ Write Marker

Thank you for reading my entire post!! I have blog candy!! Leave a comment, and I’ll choose a winner after 12:00 am Monday. I am a Stampin’ Up demonstrator and absolutely love their products, so here’s what one lucky crafter will receive:

Now, on to the next blog! It’s Lena! Here’s the link to Scrapbutterfly!

Happy Stamping!


It’s the first day of November which always seems to me the month of gratitude and thanksgiving. In order to honor this month, my card of the day has both gratitude and thanksgiving included.

Items needed to make this card:

  • Stamp Set: Days of Gratitude
  • Cardstock: Old Olive, Very Vanilla, Autumn Days DSP
  • Ink: Cajun Craze, Old Olive, Early Espresso
  • Accessories: 1 3/4 Scallop Circle Punch, Curly Label Punch, scissors

Thanks for stopping by… Have a marvelous day!

Remember to always be thankful.


Trees – What Else?

Since I seem to be on a fall theme…. Why not do something with my favorite stamp set….. Lovely as a Tree

Items needed to make this card:

  • Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Early Espresso, Garden Green
  • Ink: Early Espresso Marker, Garden Green Marker

Thanks for stopping by. Remember there is always time for stamping!


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