Sunday, August 1, 2010

Anni-Verve-Sary Blog Hop!

Welcome to Verve's 3rd Anniversary Blog Hop! 
Verve turns three today and we’re celebrating with a hop, hop, hop! If you've already been hopping along, you arrived here from Julee's blog. If not, head on back there for all the info on how to win prizes (after all, what's a party without presents?), and to start hopping from the beginning. If there's a hiccup along the hop, you can always head to the Master Hop List  to get the full list of links.

Thanks for hopping by! Now it's time to hop on over to Amber’s blog, for a little more Verve-y goodness.

Supplies:
stamps - Snowflake Splendor
paper - soft stone, smokey shadow, aqua mist, white, sweet blush
ink - fresh snow, basic gray, aqua mist
acc - corner rounder, dimensionals, berry sorbet ribbon, scallop edge die, rhinestones

167 comments:

Janelle said...

Happy Blog Hopping!
Best wishes.
Chanticlear1@gmail.com

TannyP said...

Your ribbon treatment is beautiful and the colors you've used are perfect!

Sue said...

Great card :D

Bogner's said...

I love that ribbon! What a beautiful card! Great colors!

Chriss Blagrave said...

Love your background and that ribbon!

Emily Leiphart said...

Becky, I love this card in non-traditional Christmas colours! The ribbon treatment is beautiful!

Familie said...

Oh I love this kind of clean Christmas cards. It's gorgeous!

Marjolein

Melisa Hunter said...

LOve the ruffled ribbon!

Joanne Gilch said...

Nice card and getting you closer to getting Christmas cards done early. I love the ribbon as it adds so much to all the snowflakes! It pops with color.

bstrassner said...

Great card! I love the ribbon. I will have to try it on one of my cards! Colors are wonderful change.

Banu said...

Beautiful card. Loved the ribbon treatment.

terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

Very pretty card, but school hasn't started yet and we're into the holdiays!

Sherry said...

Love the ribbon!

Vickie Z said...

That ribbon is gorgeous!!

Beth said...

Very cute and unique card.

BishopsMommie said...

sweet wintery card love the ribbons too

Susan said...

What a gorgeous card!! Love that ribbon treatment. You are being induced today, right? Good luck and best wishes!!

Shirl said...

Wow, the non-traditional colours looks great together in this card! Love the ribbon especially :)

Melissa Cash said...

Adorable card Becky! I love snowflakes and your card is just perfect!

The Paper Princess said...

Beautiful job!

Ramona
http://create-with-joy.blogspot.com

Beverly S. said...

Neat card....love how you used the ribbon on it. :)

Joan Switalski said...

I have to try that ribbon trick you did :D

Rene said...

Really lovely! That ribbon is just fantastic!
Scrappy Love,
Rene'

Brandi said...

Gorgeous card! Love the the ribbon! :)

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Nancy said...

Lovely color combination. Sweet card.

Mary Jean said...

love the ribbon! so pretty!

Becky said...

beautiful card and gorgeous ribbon

Olga said...

hopping along seeing some gorgeous cards!!!

Betty Wright said...

Becca, this is wonderful! Lovin' the way you did the ribbon! Great card!

jennifer mitten said...

WOW!! This card is stunning...

Lisa Christine said...

I love the non-tradition colors that you used! Reminds me of the year I sent Happy New Year cards instead of Christmas cards!

Terri E. said...

These colors sure made a fun card.

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Patty said...

I love the colors you chose and your ribbon... WOW, gorgeous!

Ravengirl said...

Yum, this is beautiful from the ruffled ribbon to the tiny rhinestones perfectly place in the center of each snowflake!

Tracy said...

What great colors! Such a pretty card!

Wilfreda said...

Very pretty. I really like the ribbon.

Debbie Fisher (debbiedee) said...

Love the color combo and ribbon treatment!

Ridley said...

I love this card!! Terrific job :)

Shari said...

Pretty combination of colors!

Jen P said...

Love how you used the ribbon!! :)

Jamie N. said...

Great card! I loved the color combo and your use of white space. And that ruffled ribbon, totally cool.

Judith Veldhuizen said...

Your card is really beautifull! I love the Red Ribbon!!

Gilda said...

Love the card - great use of ribbon.

stamphappy said...

Cute card! Love your ruffled ribbon.

silvia said...

Pretty card!!

Kristina said...

What a great idea to make a Christmas card! Verve does have some of the best holiday stamps around, imo. :)

Loretta said...

Unexpected colors for Christmas but I love them.

debhorst said...

I love seeing new color combo's for Christmas cards...beautifully put together...love the ribbon treatment!!

Cindy said...

Love what you did with the ribbon but as always, the stamps are the BEST!

Julie Carlisle said...

Love what you did with your ribbon!

Julie C.
afancycat@yahoo.com

Tanya said...

Beautiful! Love your ribbon, I really adore seeing pastels in Christmas cards.

Denise @ Paper Gems said...

Simple and pretty!

Sherry said...

Interesting colors works well great idea

Cheryl said...

Very unique card. The ribbon really makes it pop.

Martha said...

beautiful

BeeLinda said...

beautiful card, love the bright ribbon accent, tfs.

foxyenglishcrafter said...

Happy Anni-Verve-sary
Happy blog hopping.
Awesome card. unique and truly inspirational.

happy crafting

Julie

Pam said...

Love the beautiful ribbon and the way it makes the card just pop.

Marisa said...

Love the ruffled ribbon and geometric shapes. Great card :D

Lynn McAuley said...

Beautiful holiday card!! I love the fabulous ruched ribbon!!

marilynwillauer said...

Love the colors you used, refreshing!!!
Great blog hop so far!
Happy Anniversary VERVE!!!

Michele Gross said...

Love your card! Such a pretty color combo and a cool clean layout that pops! :)

Shannan Teubner said...

This is fabulous, Becky!! Love it!

Julia said...

Love the non-traditional Christmas colors!.....beautiful card!

Wanda Cullen said...

Love this unique color combo for Christmas cards! Great ribbon treatment1

Luanne said...

What a pretty Christmas card! Love the pink and aqua, instead of red and green. It truly stands out! TFS!

melissac said...

Beautiful card!! The colors look great together!! Blessings!

craftymom205 said...

Great card.

Lisa M. (aka. Lisabee) said...

I love the pleats in the ribbon! Thanks for sharing!

Sonja "Sony" Christoph said...

cuuute!! Love those pleats!!

Kimberly S. said...

VERY pretty card!! I love the ribbon!!!

Jackie said...

This is so classy and chic! I love the ribbon treatment, fabulous job!

Cassie_lu said...

what a fun and modern color combo for a Christmas card

Lorus! said...

What a fabulous pop of color with the ribbon!

Barbie said...

Beautiful card.

Diane C-S said...

I like the layout and the colors.

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

so adorable, great Christmas card!

enjoy *~*

jodie said...

very different colors for a Christmas card,but it works.how did u gather the ribbon?.

Chrisd said...

Beautiful Christmas card with delicious ribbon.What a fun hop!

Julie E said...

Fun ribbon, fun colors, fun card!!! What a way to get a jump start on the holidays :>)

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

Just beautiful. Love the modern feel to this Christmas card and that ruffled ribbon takes the cake! Thanks for helping me celebrate!

Janelle said...

This card is flawlessly beautiful. Just love it!

Mary (Happy Now) said...

Sweet! Love these colors!

Erika M. said...

Your card is amazing!

Denise said...

Love that ribbon!!! Great card and yay for getting a jump on your holiday cards!

Kerri said...

What a beautiful Christmas card! I just love your ribbon treatments!

Linda Carson said...

Fabulous artwork!

Christina said...

Lovely holiday card! I love the unexpected pink of those beautifully ruffled ribbons!

Janine said...

What an unusual Christmas card - pretty!

Dani said...

Sp pretty!!

Bethany said...

Love the pop of pink ruffly ribbon! cute card.

*Spring Blossom* said...

WOW I never would have thought to use those colours together - but they look GREAT!

artfulwhimsies said...

Very nice card~~

Jennifer Roach said...

Very nice. I love the ribbon treatment.

LaurieJ said...

Beautiful. Love the snowflakes!

Iris said...

Love the card. Beautiful ribbon. Iris

SimpleScrappin said...

This is sooo cute...love the pink ribbon TFS!!
Hugs
Nikki
Simple.scrappin@yahoo.com

Makiko Jones said...

Becky, this is so pretty!! Love the pink ribbons!

Samantha said...

non-traditonal but still a great holiday card! I like the placement of the snowflakes!!

Wendy Space said...

I love the look of the ribbon like that! I haven't tried it, yet. Great card!

SHELLEY WILLIAMS said...

Love the layout, love the colors, I have that ribbon!

Scrappy Mel said...

Lovely touch of PINK!

Sarah/WAstamper said...

Love the ruffled ribbon!

Ms. Earlgrey said...

I love the card its simplicity, but the ribbon took it to a higher level of simplicity.

Vera said...

Love your layout and soft color combination, Becky! Great Christmas card!

Lynda Benden said...

This is darling Becky! Your ribbon treatment is fantastic!

Crafty Engineering said...

Fantastic colors and LOVE the ruffled ribbon!

Elaine said...

The ribbon detail is just beautiful and love that color combo

Jessy said...

Becky this is awesome. love what you did with the ribbon. :-)

Patty said...

Love the gathered ribbon. Such a cute card!

Wendy said...

Oh....I love crinkled ribbon!!!! Great card!!

Julia Bettencourt said...

Becky, The gathered ribbon really makes your pretty card just pop!

Angela said...

Great modern look here; love the colors!

Billie A said...

Wow really nice love the colors and the ribbon treatment is great.

Charmaine (CharmWarm) said...

Just gorgeous, Becky!

Maureen said...

So pretty - love the ruffled ribbon!

Maureen said...

that ribbon is too yummy!!! love the clean lines and use of white :)

Naomi said...

Very nice Christmas card with untraditional Christmas colours. Very sweet!

Sue L said...

Beautiful soft tones and crisp images make these cards a stand-out. Thanks for sharing.

Sue L in Surrey, BC
snapdragon350@hotmail.com

LindaR said...

What an interesting approach to a Christmas card! I'd love to see that ribbon effect show up in my mailbox!

K Trask said...

What a novel Christmas card. Very nice.

Little GTO said...

Lovely colors you used. The ribbon tickles me. I want to pull it. LOL
Sharon L

kim.mom said...

SUPER CUTE!!! Love that ribbon!

Teresa said...

Got the feel for the winter chill with your card. Thanks.

Jami said...

very cute!

Kelly said...

pretty card. love the ribbon.

Vicki said...

Love the ribbon. Very clever.

Yvonne said...

Love the ribbon, very cute!

Judy Cartwright said...

Awesome job!! Thanks! :)

judybob3@att.net

Lillian Child said...

Wonderful layers and ribbon treatment! And it's August already - so it won't be long now until holiday cards season! Thanks for sharing your talents with us!

Sandra Hansen said...

Every layer just pops - so cool.

Jane Bosi said...

This is so mod and fun! Love the nontraditional colors--especially like the ribbon!

Mary said...

love the colors and layout!

Jen Cuthbertson said...

I love the colors you used and the scrunched ribbon is so pretty! Great job!

scripperscrapper said...

Great choice of colors, Beautiful!

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

Love the ribbons!

Lori Turner said...

very pretty card - I love that scrunched up ribbon! TFS!

Purple Princess said...

Super cute Winter card!!

Expressions of a Creative Mind said...

How very pretty!! And who couldn't love scrunched ribbon?

Christa said...

Wow what a lovely wintercard!!

Christa

pink lady said...

Gorgeous card - I love the non-traditional style and oh how I wish I could do that ruffled ribbon!

Sassy Scrapin' said...

Love what you did with the ribbon! Very cool, Modern card!

scrappingnana said...

Very nice. Love the way you did that pretty ribbon. TFS

Anne said...

Super sweet! Love the ruffly ribbon!

Wendy K. said...

I like the fun ribbon, it really pops on your card!

carpediem said...

love your card...it's great to see a winter themed card in the middle of summer!!! laura j

Heather said...

Yeay! I love snowflakes (at least to look at). Great card.

ChangedbyHim said...

Love the card and the stamps.

Amy D said...

I am with a lot of the others. I love the ribbon work. Beautiful card.

Darlene said...

Very cute - love the ribbon treatment.

Maggie said...

Great job with the ribbon--how did you get it to scrunch like that? :)

Kathy said...

Love the berry sorbet ribbon. That color goes great with the aqua mist snowflakes. Great card!

Amy Sheffer said...

Ooooo, love this!! Awesome, trendy color combo!

joanne said...

Awesome Christmas Card ... I am always looking for something unique such as this card it.

Ola said...

Your card is beautiful.... that pink ribbon really pops!

Thank you so much for sharing!!!

~Ola
okj83 at live dot com

Vicki Wizniuk said...

Beautiful card.... I love that splash of color in the ruffled ribbon!
Vicki
vwizniuk at pris dot ca

Tina said...

Love the ribbon! Great card!

Tina said...

Love the ribbon! Great card!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card!!

Summer
bshawke@telus.net

Sweetpz said...

cute card! i love the ribbon =)
hugs
juli

Kim said...

Neat card - love the ruffled ribbon!

readysetlove said...

i love the bunched berry sorbet ribbon!!

Sherrie said...

Great card!!

Tina said...

Cute card! Love the colors :)

Crafty Math Chick said...

Very pretty! I love making holiday cards all year too.

BarbaraB said...

Enjoying your blog while I do Verve Anniversary blog hop! Great job.