Wednesday, 5 December 2012

The Paper Shelter Blog Hop

Good morning fellow crafters and welcome to The Paper Shelter Blog Hop. Our blog hop is a very exciting one as it is in celebration of our 2nd Birthday!!! If you have landed here from Wendy's blog (how amazing is her card!!) then you're heading in the right direction - if not you'll want to head on back to The Paper Shelter blog to start again as you'll not want to miss out on this one!! The design team have worked very hard and are showcasing the gorgeous images available at The Paper Shelter website and each blog on the blog hop is offering one lucky commenter one digi of their choice as well as the main prize, details of which you can find here.

Here's my card using 2 of anything in celebration of their 2nd anniversary, I have 2 girls and 2 butterflies on my card. I have used the gorgeous TPS digi "Sharing a rainy Day":

Flourish with a Bling used:
Trent's fence and grass
Taylah's Toadstools
Assorted pearl colours
For more products or to find a stockist please visit Flourish with a Bling. If your favourite craft store doesn't stock FWAB products feel free to pass on their details.

From here you will need to hop on over to the amazing Marie's blog. Don't forget to leave a comment here for a chance of winning your choice of one of the fab digis available in store.

Hop! Hop! Hop! Good luck and hope you're enjoying the blog hop so far.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

2 Sisters - Christmas sparkle
All Sorts - Advent
Cardz TV - To die for (Christmas)
Copic Marker Norge - Anything goes
C.R.A.F.T. - Photo inspiration
Crafts & Me - Anything goes
The Cutie Pie - Use a doily
Deep Ocean - So this is Christmas
Delightful challenges - Festively Floral
Digi Darla's - Child's Christmas card
Fab n Funky - Not a traditional Christmas card
Flutter by Wednesday - Anything goes (butterflies or fairy)
Fussy & Fancy - I love Christmas
Great Impressions - Anything goes
Hooked on Craft - Christmas
Jellypark Friends - Stars are shining
Lexi's Creations - Christmas
Love to Create - Holiday cheer
Mad for Markers - An Aussie Christmas (no snow)
Make it Monday - Anything goes
Natalie & Amy - Winter wishes
Paper Playtime - Christmas colours
Paper Pretties - Use a ribbon
Pause Dream Enjoy - Forgotten stash (ladybirds)
Penny's Challenges - Anything goes
Pile it on - Pile on the embellishments
Pin & Tack - Anything goes
Ribbon Carousel - The holidays
The Ribbon Girl - Ho Ho Ho
Whimsy Stamps - Anything festive
Whoopsi Daisy - Christmas cards

I am giving away some Flourish with a Bling candy, if you'd like the chance to win it click here. It finishes on Thursday 20th December and I will announce the winner on Friday!

Enjoy the rest of the hop,
XOX Lucy


  1. WOW beautiful card love the shape and the image and colours are gorgeous. Caroline xxx

  2. Hi Lucy, wow stunning card and so many details, youve worked so hard on creating it. Brilliant blog post to. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

  3. I am a big fan of your cards and this one is no exception. You have a knack for loading your cards with beautiful details. Thanks for sharing yet again. Cheers,

  4. Lucy this is one of the most beautiful creations I have seen in blog land for a long while. Its just amazingly gorgeous and soooo cheerful.
    Wishing you a wonderful Wednesday.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  5. Beautiful card thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie challenge, cheers Sue x

  6. Hi Lucy - this is a gorgeous card. I love how you've taken the image and Christmas-ed it up ... great job! Thanks for sharing your card at Lexi's Creations this time in our "Christmas" challenge.
    Helen x (DT)

  7. Beautiful card, I love all your detail, thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x

  8. Beautiful project, so many wonderful details :) Thanks for playing along with Creative Card Crew!

  9. Beautiful card, lovely images and design. Thanks for sharing at Fab'n'Funky this week.

    Pat xx

  10. Fab card! Thanks for sharing. Helena x

  11. Such a lovely festive card Lucy, so much beautiful detail. Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week for our Advent challenge x

  12. A lovely bright and cheerful Christmas card! I just love the beautiful images and the colours you have chosen are fabulous. Loving the scene you have created and the embellishments too.

    Linda xxx

  13. This is just gorgeous. Thanks for sharing with us at Delightful

  14. What a fun and colourful easel card - sure to bring a festive smile to anyone's face. Thanks so much for joining us at Fussy and Fancy!
    Alison x

  15. oh wow what a fabulous easel card! I totally love it!!! The colors are so very bright! And the embellishments are fabulous.

    Thanks for joining us as Digi Darla’s Challenge this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

  16. What a really fabulous card, love the coloring job and all the details! Thanks for playing with us at Digi Darla's!

  17. Wow Lucy Fabby thanks for joining us at Love to Create this week Hugs Sandra xx

  18. Oh my word... the DETAILS on this!! Spectacular beauty!!! Thanks for playing with us at Digi Darla's this week!!
    DDC DT

  19. Gorgeous card in fantastic lovely colours!
    Thanks for joining us at CMN
    hugs, jill

  20. Adorable card with so many great details and elements! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Challenge!

  21. Well, what a super cute card...your colours look great and that image is just adorable!

    Thank you for joining in with the cutie pies....hope we see you again soon xx

  22. Adorble card love the details and colors.. Thanks for joining us at Digi Darla's challenge this week.

  23. beautiful Christmas card-I would have a hard time giving it away becuause of all the work. Thanks for sharing it with us at the Great Impressions Stamps “anything goes” challenge

  24. Just gorgeous. Love the bright colors.

  25. Oi Lucy!!!

    Parabéns pelo belíssimo cartão!!! Um cenário deslumbrante!!!


  26. Holy moly! This is incredible! That is an amazing amt of details!! Thanks for sharing with us at Digi Darla's this week!!!

  27. Fabulous again Lucy!
    Thanks for joining us at CMN!
    Hugs Kjersti:)

  28. Lucy, happy 2nd Birthday to The Paper Shelter. What a gorgeous card you have created as part of the Blog Hop. A great deal of love and attention to detail has gone into this creation. Must pop off now and have a peek at another DT members’ creation. Best wishes, Kym xxx

  29. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!

    My entries are: #9, #12, #30, # 87, # 126, #127, #128, #157, #172, #173 and #176.

    I would love to have you visit my blogs: Paper and Scraps Creations by Julia and Me and Myself on the Dark…



  30. What a gorgeously detailed card, I just couldn't stop looking at all those embellishments. I really adore the embellishments on your Christmas tree. Thanks for joining the Mad for Markers Challenge.
    Merry Christmas

  31. This is lovely..Thank you for sharing with us at Penny's ..And good luck..

    Caz xx PPC DT

  32. Such a beautiful card with lots of detail and interest .

  33. Your card is lovely, thank you for joining us for the Ribbon Girl Christmas Card challenge

  34. Love your card, all the little elements have made is a cute little scene for the two little friends.

  35. Adorable! Love the bright colors
    Julie T

  36. Just BEAUTIFUL and my fav style of the brightness and beauty of the image and it...xx

  37. OMG! This is stunning!
    I love every little single detail of it!
    Big hugs, Lorianna

  38. This is a lovely bright and cheerful Christmas card.
    Thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week.

  39. Gorgeous stunning card - love all the details ans so bright and cheerful.
    Thank you for joining the Doily Challenge over at Cutie Pies and good luck x Susan x

  40. This is really gorgeous. Looove the colours. Beautifully done. Thanks for playing at WhoopsiDaisy this week. Hugs...Mona

  41. WOW what a stunning the colors, the girls and the tiny mushroom
    Saw your link at MIM
    Dr Sonia

  42. Fabulous card ! Love your untraditional Christmas colors.
    And so many great details.

    Hugs Berit

  43. Such an adorable card, love the detailing and dimension to it.
    Thank you for joining us at Whimsy for our Anything goes as long as it's festive challenge x

  44. Terrific Card and embellies! Thanks for joining us at Digi Darla's!

  45. What a refreshing fun bright card!! BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!!

  46. This just jumps off the screen the embellishments are fantastic so full of color !!

  47. Wow this is just beautiful Lucy...your colouring and embellishments are stunning!!...
    Thank you for sharing with us this week at CMN..again;)
    Hugs, Ellen

  48. Amazing! The colours, the layering...Everything!

  49. OMG..OMG..this is so cheerful. I love this.


  50. Wowww, what a beautiful card. The digi is so sweet. So many nice details.

    Hugs Astrid.

  51. Lucy this made me smile, what a fabulous card, the bold bright colours suit this image perfectly! Joey x

  52. This is great thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan

  53. Gorgeous card, love the bright colours! Ruby x

  54. Beautiful card. Love how you have used the image for a Christmad card. Hugs, judit x

  55. OMG, this is just fab. I love the bright colours and all the embellishments you have added.

    Thank you for the opportunity to win an image on your blog hop.

    Love Mandy


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