2.17.2012

WCMD Winner Blog Hop!

HI!

I am VERY excited to be included with this fabulous group of ladies as the winners of the World Card Making Day Contest from Paper Crafts Magazine! I still remember the morning I woke up to see my name on that list- truly a moment I will never forget!

We have a TON of inspiration to share today- as well as some amazing GIVEAWAYS!

The hop starts at the Paper Crafts Connection blog- you should be arriving here from Sharon Dunn's flickr photostream, but if you've gotten lost along the way I have listed the entire line up here for your convenience!

Stephanie Washburn <<----- YOU ARE HERE!

I was one of the five winners in the Thinking of You/Hello category so I thought I'd make a "Thinking of You" card to share with you today!


I used some of my favorite products on this card! I took several different patterned papers from the newest Market Fresh Kit FARMHOUSE DREAMIN' and cut out a bunch of hexagons with the Sizzix Hexagon Die. Then, I pieced them together in a pattern I liked and glued them to a piece of cardstock. Underneath of the hexagon pattern, I stamped just the bottom of the doily stamp (also from the Farmhouse Dreamin' kit) to create a scalloped border!

The sentiment is from Papertrey Ink's Through the Trees set and the ribbon is by far my favorite of all time- Summer Sunrise Satin!


Now how about a GIVEAWAY!?

You know, I won a pretty fab prize package in this contest- and it just didn't feel right to keep it all to myself! When the packages started coming in, I put aside a few items for a very special giveaway-here it is! 


One randomly selected person will win the above prize! LOTS of K & Company papers and embellishments, AC Cardstock cards and envelopes, adhesive from Elmer's, an EK Success punch, some stamps from American Crafts and Clear & Simple, Zig markers, and a bunch of INK!

LOTS of goodies and I am more than happy to share with YOU!



A second randomly selected person will win a copy of the March/April edition of Paper Crafts Magazine! This is the one that showcases all of our winning cards! SO exciting!


These giveaways are open to ALL! 
Please leave a comment on this post 
by Monday, February 20th at 11:59 PM (Pacific) 
for your chance to win! 

I'll announce the winners here on the blog-o on Wednesday, February 22nd!

Thanks so much for stopping by! Next up is Terri Davenport!


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200 comments:

  1. congrats for your win. i love your new card, so trendy!

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  2. really fun and pretty, fresh card...feels like spring

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  3. Big congrats to you!!! Love this gorgeous card!!!

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  4. You Card is so Beautiful...Such Lovely Colors and so Trendy Too...Congrats on your Win and Thank You for the Chance :):)

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  5. Love those nice warm spring colors and that bow is fabulous!

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  6. What a fun, pretty card!

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  7. Great card! Love the spring colors!

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  8. a hexagon die??? How did I not know this existed?? Need to buy asap! Thanks for enabling me, Steph! Gorgeous card and congrats on your WCMD win! You're fabulous, girl!

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  9. love the hexes very on trend, a really cute card

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  10. Ahh, I love the look of your blog. So clean and simple, and the yellow s so yummy. Great card too, the ribbon is amazing. Congratulations on your WCMD win, and your continued success on your publications!

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  11. I love the ribbon and color palette on your card!

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  12. This is such a sweet card! Love how you used just the bottom of the doily to create a border. Looks fabulous!

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  13. Fabulous card!! Congrats on your win:)

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  14. So very beautiful!!! Congrats on your win!!!

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

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  15. Love the hexagons. A very pretty card.

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  16. Such a trendy, bright and cherry card!

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  17. I can't wait to win something

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  18. Beautiful card! I love the hexagons and the way you made your scallops (I'll have to try that.)

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  19. I don't need an entry into your giveaway, but I wanted to tell you how sweet your card is. Love the hexagons and colors you pulled out of the MSS kit.

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  20. I love the card. So soft and graceful. Fantastic!

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  21. congratulations on having won, and your card is very pretty.

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  22. A beautiful card and a lovely sentiment.

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  23. Lovely "Thinking of you" card!!! You desreve the win!!! What a fun treat for you!!!

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  24. great card, steph! congrats on your win! :)

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  25. I love your hexagon card, Steph. Congratulations. How sweet to set some goodies aside. ;)

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  26. Your card is precious! Congrats on your win!

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  27. Beautiful card, Thanks for a wonderful opportunity!!

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  28. what a beautiful card...Thanks for sharing..

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  29. Congratulations, Stephanie! And I love that pop of gorgeous peachy ribbon on your card today!

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  30. Congrats on your win! Your card is awesome. I LOVE hexagons! :)

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  31. The card is very pretty. I like your use of shapes on it.

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  32. love the pop of color with the ribbon!

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  33. Congratulations on winnging! LOVE your card!

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  34. Congrats on winning. Your card is amazing. Thanks for sharing.

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  35. Gorgeous card - and I love that you used the Farmhouse Dreamin' kit! :o)

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  36. Hopping around. I really like your card. It is just beautiful....Thank you so much for the inspiration and for sharing. Congrats on the win.

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  37. Super gorgeous!!! I love the color of your ribbon! It brings everything together and draws your eye to the sentiment!! Love this Farmhouse Dreamin' collection! Congrats on winning!!!

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  38. Stephanie, your card is beautiful. I really like the hexagons, and your use of the bottom of a doily stamp to create the scalloped border is brilliant!

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  39. LOVE the hexagons! SO pretty. Congrats to you girl!

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  40. Beautiful card. I love your color choice.
    cstephenson at q dot com

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  41. The colors of your creation is simply amazing! Congrats on your win!! :) thanks so much for the chance to win! hugs
    familybubbles at hotmail dot com

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  42. your card is soooo pretty! love the hexagon background and soft patterns! :)

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  43. Beautiful card!! Love the colours and the layout details. And, thank you for a chance to win your generous blog candy!

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  44. I freak out a little whenever I see hexagons these days. Your card is fantastic!

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  45. Glad I'm free to be able to hop today. Pretty card.

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  46. Such fresh beautiful colors. Love it! Congrats!

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  47. Great card, love the colors! Thanks for sharing too!

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  48. I love how bright and cheerful your card is! Gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.

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  49. The hexagons gave it just the right touch I think. It is a beautiful card. All of you have such creativity, I am a little jealous! ;) Congrats on winning

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  50. Beautiful card...love the hexagons!! Congrats on winning!

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  51. beautiful card. do you give bow tying directions?

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  52. I love that ribbon with the rest of the papers! What a great combination of colors!

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  53. Beautiful card. Love the use of color. Congrats!!!

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  54. beautiful card! love how you used the hexagons.

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  55. Your card is so pretty, simple yet so interesting with the geometrical play of the hexagons, love it! Congrats on your win, and thank you for sharing and the chance to win.
    Have a great day!
    Liz,
    unikebyyes at yahoo dot com

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  56. Just love your hexagon card, Stephanie! Congrats on your Paper Crafts win and thanks for the chance to win goodies!

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  57. I am already a HUGE fan of yours and when I saw your name as one of the WCMD winners I was so excited for you! Congrats and hugs!

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  58. Absolutely gorgeous card, Stephanie! Congrats on winning WCMD!

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  59. Very preety care Stephanie. I love the colors you chose. Thanks for the giveaway.

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  60. Congrats on your win! Your card is just gorgeous! I love the hexagon pattern you made with all those yummy papers! And the border you created by stamping the doily is just fab! I look forward to seeing your card in the mag...just as soon as my Walmart has them! Check at lunch, not yet! Ugh! ;)

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  61. Great card, thanks for sharing.

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  62. Congratulations on your win! Your card today is beautiful. And thanks for not excluding us Canadians from your goody offerings! :P

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  63. This is so pretty, I love your card. Congrats.

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  64. Love the combination of elements in your card! Congratulations on being an inspiring and generous WCMD champ!

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  65. Your card is wonderful - I love your paper choices and those hexagons!!

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  66. Congratulations on being published!!!

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  67. A fabulous card! And I love the trendy hexagons. Thanks so much for sharing with us! and Congrats!

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  68. Great card. Congratulations on being published! I already have the magazine.

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  69. Wow!!! That's a gorgeous card! Congrats on your win!

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  70. Love the pattern and the stamps.

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  71. What a gorgeous creation. Congrats on winning WCMD!!

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  72. Congratulations on the win--love your card. I see why you won! Such a creative way to use the doily stamp--must try this. Thanks for a chance to win some goodies.

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  73. Congrats on winning! This is a gorgeous card, Steph...Thanks for the chance to win :o)

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  74. Your hexagon pattern on your card is so pretty! I love the pretty ribbon trim. Congratulations on having your card chosen for WCMD. :)

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  75. Wonderful card- I love the way you used the pattern. I will have to try that sometime.

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  76. Beautiful card! I love the colours and the hexagon pattern. Congrats on your win.

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  77. Very pretty and that beautiful ribbon just sets it off! Hugs! Leah Ann

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  78. YAY!!! I just love this beautiful card!!! Congrats dearie!!

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  79. seriously, such a pretty card!

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  80. Your card is so sweet - it definitely reminds me of my grandmother's quilt. Thanks for inspiring us!

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  81. This card is beautiful - I'm pinning it :) I love your color combination!

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  82. Congratulations! Beautiful card you made. I love the different patterned papers you used. :)

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  83. What a gorgeous card!! Really like your choice of patterned papers. Such a bright and cheerful card.

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  84. This is beautiful! Congratulations on your Paper Crafts win!

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  85. congratulations to you! and your card is very pretty. love the hexagons you made and the use of diff papers.

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  86. How pretty!!! Congrats! Well deserved!

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  87. Gasp! Your card is so breathtaking!! I LOVE it! Congrats on winning!

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  88. The hexagons pieced together are AWESOME! Such a fabulous idea, and your colors make me think of grandma's quilt. Makes me all happy inside :)

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  89. What a pretty card, thanks for sharing your creativity. What a plethora of goodies that prize package was, thanks for sharing it with a lucky winner.

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  90. Love those hexagons. Beautiful card. Congratulations on winning. And thanks to give us a chance of winning as well.

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  91. The hexagon die... Looks like a great tool. Your card is so very pretty

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  92. I love your card. The colors are super and the hexagon shapes are fabulous!

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  93. Gorgeous card. Love the sweet little peach bow.

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  94. Your card is so elegant! Thank you for sharing.

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  95. Congrats again on your WCMD win, Stephanie! What a pretty card for today - perfectly on trend with the hexagons and such pretty pp too!
    Be sure to count me out of the prize drawings! :)

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  96. What a gorgeous card - love the hexagons! :) Thanks for the chance to win

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  97. Congratulations on your win! You and all the others on the blog hop are truly talented. I love your card and the wonderful pattern paper you created with the hexagon shape. Brilliant! I agree with you about that ribbon, and the color....scrumptious! Thank you for an opportunity and the chance to win.

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  98. Congrats!! Cute card and thank for for sharing your talents and goodies with us!!

    Pam Barker

    barker3angels@gmail.com

    www.craftswithpamandpresley.blogspot.com

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  99. Oh Stephanie, I am so happy for you and your win! Congrats to you! Your card today is gorgeous. I love the doily stamp peeking out as a border!!

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  100. such a pretty card - love the soft colors! thanks for the chance to win goodies!

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  101. Love the card! I'd love to share your goody stash with you! ;)

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  102. That ribbon makes your card pop!

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  103. Really lovely card Stephanie! Love the calico hexagons, beautiful. congratulations! Keep me out of the drawing, I'm a fellow winner.

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  104. Hexagons are hot - I think I need to get that die you used!
    Thanks for sharing your pretty card - and congrats on your WCMD win!

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  105. Pretty card. I really like the hexagons.

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  106. Love the hexagons - great use of color. Congrats on being a winner.

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  107. Beautiful color combo and design.

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  108. Pretty card!! I love the colors and super jealous of a hexagon die! I've been drawing those myself and it's a pain >_<

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  109. Congrats on being a winner! Lovely card... love all the different colors and patterns! TFS!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  110. Love the card, Cong. on your win

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    1. Big congrats on your WCMD win! I love the card you have created for today! Wonderful design and I love the fab mix of patterned papers! The ribbon is such a beautiful touch! Thanks so much for the chance to win such yummy goodies:)

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  111. Beautiful card and congrats on your win! Thank you for sharing and the giveaway!
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  112. Very pretty--I like the doily stamp border and all the hexagons!
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  113. a HUGE congrats for being selected for WCMD!!! You must be so excited! I cannot wait to see your card... This new one that you made is just gorgeous! Loving the beehive shapes!!! Thanks so much for the inspiration and for the generous prize! :)

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  114. congrats ! nice card and thanks for the chance to win :-)

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  115. Congrats! Great card, I love the idea of the hexagons, and the colors you chose really shine. Great job!

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  116. Congrats on the WCMD win! I love that card and thanks for a chance to win some goodies

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  117. Eye popping orange! Shouts "spring"!

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  118. Love the colors and the hexagons!

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  119. Very pretty! Love the hexagon background you created.

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  120. I love how you did the hexagons...you must've quilted at one time !! Congratulations on the win...the card is fabulous !!

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  121. What a creative blog you have! I love your card with the hexagon pieces! I also love the border stamp below your ribbon! You tie bows excellently!
    Thanks for a chance to win in the blog hop! This is my first hop and I am having a lot of fun viewing these very cool entries into the Paper Crafts magazine! Congrats on your win!

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  122. I love the shapes. And the fact that you chose such cool papers. Nice

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  123. Congrats. Love the colors. So pretty!

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  124. I like how the ribbon brings out the little bit of orange in the paper.

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  125. I love the hexagons! Adorable paper, adorable card :)

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  126. Love the hexagons and the placement. Can't tell what is cut out and what is background. Nice! Love the orange too! Great job!

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  127. Gorgeous card! LOVE how you used the different DP to create the pattern, and your scalloped border is perfect! Congrats on the WIN! ;o)

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  128. I really like how you pieced together the patterned paper and how you created a doily border with your stamp. Beautiful.

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  129. I have enjoyed looking through your blog and seeing you wonder creations.

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  130. I really like the hexagon pattern you made. Congrats on your win!

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  131. Love your vintage style and choice of papers.

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  132. Fabulous card and love the hexagon design! thanks!

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  133. You cut all those hexs? They look like a kimono pattern! Beautiful!

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  134. Steph, congrats on being one of the 2011 WCMD winners! Your patterned paper hexagons are gorgeous, and the die-cut border really adds the perfect finishing touch with the Summer Sunrise ribbon Thanks for sharing your awesome prize package!

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  135. Very clever w the hexagons!!!! Thanks so much for sharing!!!

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  136. What a gorgeous card!
    And congrats!

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  137. This card is simply beautiful! I so love that color of ribbon...it really brings out the other colors! Thanks for sharing your prize package with us! So generous of you msmith38652@gmail.com
    http://michelescraftroom.blogspot.com/

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  138. I love this paper! And the hexagons pieced together is so much fun! Congratulations and thank you so much!
    Lisa

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  139. Thanks for sharing your lovely card!

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  140. Hi Stephanie, Congratulations for your winning. For the card I must say superb. what an idea using hexagons shapes making a background. very creative.

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  141. Love the colors! Beautiful card!

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  142. Wow! Beautiful card! I love the color combinations--soft, lovely, and cheerful all at the same time! Thanks for a chance to win!

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  143. The hexagons are a great idea - thanks for the inspiration!

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  144. Congrats on your win Stephanie I am so happy for you! I LOVE your card today, love how you made the border at the bottom! :>

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  145. I really like how used paper with different patterns and how your created your own pattern with those pieces. The card is very pretty!

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  146. oooh, I'm thinking I NEED a hexagon die; thanx for the inspiration and blog candy opp!

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  147. Love your use of pattern papers and the die. TFS this sweet candy too.

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  148. Congrats! You have a very beautiful and detailed card! And thanks for sharing with us a part of you prize!
    I have a 4 years old sweet heart, her name is Anastasia-Stephanie :) Stephanie is very rare name here and every one is surprised when

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  149. very bright and cheery - right on trend with the hexagons!

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  150. Love your new card. And your ribbon... sigh. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us. Congrats again..

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  151. Love your card. congrats on your win. ann Y.

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  152. The orange ribbon adds a summery touch!

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  153. I love the ribbon and bow. I am really liking the hexagons! Great card

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  154. Wow, what a fun card! Love your combination of the hexagons with the doilys on the bottom! Super cute! I really want to try a hexagon shaped project! Amazing giveaway too! So many cool tools and gadgets!

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  155. Congratulations on your WCMD win -- you must have been so thrilled! Love this hexagon puzzle card -- so interesting with the little border of doilies!
    Thanks for your super generous giveaway -- wow!

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  156. Congrats on your win! LOVE your card! Thanks for an amazing opportunity!

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  157. Neat technique... love the look of a quilt for the background. Congrats on the win.

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  158. Congratulations what a beautiful card. Love that patchwork

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  159. Congrats on being published! Looks like a good prize package you put together.

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  160. Great card. I see you used one of the current trends. Octagons. Great.

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  161. Congratulation on your winning in the WCMD contest! It's so neat to hear how excited you were! Your card is beautiful, too! Thank you for the chance at winning your generous prize package--not to mention the magazine!

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  162. Oooh, so good to see someone use orange. We neglect it (except in October) and it's such a cheerful color.

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  163. Steph what a creative use of genius. Your card was inspiring. Kudos to you on your win.

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  164. My congratulations! Yor card so baeutiful...
    Greetings from snowy Poland!

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  165. Very pretty card! Congratulations on winning! Thanks for sharing!

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  166. I like this bright optimistic card!

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  167. Love the fabulous quilted look on your card and the warm, summery colours!

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  168. Your card is beautiful.....I like the idea of just using part of the doily stamp. Thanks for sharing, and sharing all that loot in your amazing prize!!!

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  169. Fabulous card! Thanks for the chance to win and congrats!

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  170. How generous and congrats on your beautiful card win!

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  171. First, congrats on winning and thank you for the opportunity to win too! Second, what a lovely card! The colors are gorgeous. Love how you gave it texture with the doily stamp!

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  172. Hi Steph,
    This is very overwhelming!! Just started using PSA Stamps & creating some simple cards for our website. Yours is sooo excellent! I am amazed at the creativity in all of this! Thank you for sharing your gift & Congratulations on your win !! Sherry ^_^*

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  173. congratulations on winning i love winning it just makes you fell all warm and special inside tdleavitt106@hotmail.com

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  174. congrats on your win! it is great to see so many tallented card makers and what they do i think it is great!

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  175. What a beautiful cards! I was gone all weekend, glad I didn't miss out!

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