Tuesday 11 September 2012

A Ladybug Blog Hop WITH A CARD!

Well what can I say!!! The day finally arrived it's time for a brand new lease at


and the fab new images get to be showcased for the very first time
along with a fabulous Blog Hop

The text in this post won't make any sense now but Hey Ho when did I ever!!
Made using the Snowmen Chorus Delight image available from LCI, Echo Park paper and a magnolia Doo Hickey snowflake die.

I can give you all the details you require for the challenge and the hop.
First up this weeks challenge

Lisa has given us this great 
Photo Inspiration
to work with
All the details of the challenge can be found on the Ladybugs Craft Ink blog challenge and remember we now have an extra prize on offer if you use an LCI image along with the usual random winner.

Now on to the BLOG HOP
You should have arrived here from our lovely Guest Designer KATH
and next up after me is Ladybug SUSAN

The usual Blog Hop rules apply
Leave a comment on each DT & GDT members post then leave a comment on the Ladybugs blog telling us which is your favourite new image

Top prize is all 6 new release images and 5 more lucky winners will win 1 image each.
Don't fret folks if you can't wait all the new 'SNOWMAN DELIGHT' images are now on sale HERE priced at £1.75 each

That's all from me, if I"m not sacked I will be back with my card ASAP!!

Love 'n' Hugs Laurie xx

I'd like to enter the following challenges:
Anything Goes - Early Christmas
The Sweet Stop - Sketch
Stampin' For The Weekend - Early Christmas


Lisa Jane said...

I know how busy you are my friend ..and i am sure your card is well worth the wait lol
Lisa x

Mary J said...

LOL! I am sure your card will be FABULOUS, Laurie!!

Jane said... that just adds to the fun Laurie. I may well have to return to see it after my hols but we have 2 whole weeks for the hop so that is no problem at all,
Jane x

Sonia said...

I know your card or creation will be gorgeous for this beautiful blog hop^_^
Thanks for the chance to win fab images set^_^
Big hug,

Kerry said...

Where's my whip?????

Sandra H said...

Well, Will have to call back laters please don't leave it x

Diane's Card Designs said...

I know your card will be stunning as always. I'll pop back tomorrow for a peek.
Diane xx

Gale said...

Your card is bound to fabulous. That's why it is taking so long. LOL! Will check back later. Hugs, Gale

Lisa said...

Can't wait to see your card! Will stop back soon!!

Marjorie said...

I know what you mean about time...I always seem to be rushing these days lol!!! I know your card is just going to be amazing....

Sandra H said...

Wow Laurie, the wait was well worth waiting your card is so beautiful! another of those gorgeous images and your take on this is brilliant too! nice that you cut out your image the colouring is lovely and the layout and backing papers are stunning so beautifully presented thanks you have now completed my blog hop great showcase from all still can't decide which would be my favourite though!!, xx

Kathleen said...

Love the colours on here and the lovely papers, like the way you have placed the snowmen. Brilliant card, knew it would be worth waiting for.

Kath x
Looking forward to seeing you in October, not long now. xx

Lisa Jane said...

yay like Kathleen i think it was well worth the wait lol.. i love the layout and those papers are fab!
Lisa xx

Anne Lill said...

Love your card and the digi image! Anne lill

Jaya Raghuvanshi said...

Lovely card and love the pp with the music notes on it! Awesome take on the photo inspiration!!!

Sue B said...

Aww this is really sweet Laurie… I love those cute snowmen… and the papers are scrummy! love the music paper…. and the gold snowflake.. it was well worth waiting for hun!!
Hope you have a lovely evening!
Big Hugs
Sue xxx

The Crafty Blonde said...

fab card, love the image and design xx

Susan said...

Gorgeous Laurie and feel so thrilled that you will be crafting again - just love your creations Hugs Susanxx

Kerry said...

Sooooo I'm thinking that maybe...just was worth the wait tee hee!!! Of course it was've come up trumps. Love the WHOLE thang :-D xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Wow Laurie I knew it was worth coming back. Your card is gorgeous as your cards always are.
Diane xx

Crafting Vicky said...

This is such a cuuuute card! Love the big snowflake and the embossing underneath is great.

Unknown said...

Hi Laurie!
Your card is totally gorgeous!
Sorry I haven't been much in blogland but i think i have found my mojo again and i hope it's there to stay!
Take care
Hugs xx

Tip Top said...

Great image and they really do look like they are singing!!

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah they look like they are doing a wee festive sing along. So sweet, Love Hxx

Kim. said...

Aw this is a really sweet card, love these cute snowmen.
Kim xXx

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Laurie. I love the image and the colours and layout are fabulous

hugs Sue

Lisa Minckler said...

Wonderful layout. Super, super cute! I love your snowmen and the fantastic coloring. :)

♥Gemma♥ said...

I am here...finally!! stunning card hunni & just love that image, its great...

hugs and xxx

RoseC said...

Laurie, your Snowmen Chorus Delight is wonderful! So glad you shared this bright and cheerful card! TFS! Hugz, ~ Rose

Steph said...

Love the layout on this! Fun card! Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes this week, hope to see you again soon! x

cheryl said...

oh gosh Hun this is stunning oh just love those wee snowmen,and the layout is just brilliant love love it too bits,bless you too hun for playing at anything goes,this week too hugs Cherylxxxxx

Jo Street said...

Gorgeous card Laurie, what a cute little set of singing snowmen and I love the music paper sitting behind.
Jo x

Nancy in Iowa said...

This is so adorable. All the elements compliment each other perfectly. So much fun!

Mary J said...

I knew it would be fab, Laurie!! Love that layout!

Marjorie said...

See...your card is the design, it's so different..stunning hunnie...

Marianne said...

I just knew there was a good reason not to start on the blog hop too early LOL. Such a fab card Laurie. Love the design. It's such a perfect combination with your image. Love that music PP, too!

Highland Handmade said...

im thinking I might try this not making a card technique, cause then you get double comments lol! Gorgeous card and well worth the wait! x

Julie said...

Hi Laurie, sorry it's taken me a week to leave a comment, your card is just gorgeous, I love the layout,the snowmen look fab cut out! Hoping you're enjoying the change in the weather, Julie.x

Sonia said...

Sweet beautiful card:)
Big hug,

Kelly O said...

Georgious layout, love it. I love the notes paper, so much nicer than the black/white note paper! Love it.

ellyscard creatief said...

Beautiful card
Gr, Elly

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Beautiful, love those snowmen and the snowflake is gorgeous
Lindsay xx

Valchen said...

Wow, this image is sooo sweet! I just love your card!