Cards by Kerri

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Your Next Stamp New Release Blog Hop and Color Throwdown #174!


Hello!  It's Release Day at Your Next Stamp and we are super excited to introduce Jenny Suchin Designs!!!  Jenny is a fellow YNS DT member and she is now Your Next Stamp's newest artist~YAY!!!  Hopefully you've enjoyed the awesome sneak peeks over the past few days, and today we have a fabulous blog hop! 

The hop starts on Jenny's Blog HERE, and if you're hopping along, hopefully you came from Peggy's Amazing Blog!  I combined my project with this week's Color Throwdown Challenge #174 hosted by the super talented Broni!  Make sure you check out the CTD Blog to see the other fabulous DT creations, and to play along!


For my card I used this ADORABLE new set called Love is in the Air.  I made a fun little non-traditional Valentine, and I can't wait to use these cuties for some baby cards!  The dp is My Mind's Eye Lost & Found Portobello Road. 

Hop Prize!  Make sure you leave comments along the way, because one lucky commenter will win a new set of their choice!  Hop ends Monday, January 16th at midnight (EST). 

Also, Karen is offering 15% off your entire order during the duration of the hop when you use this code: YNSJAN2012Your next stop on the hop is special guest Maylee!  Thank you so much for stopping by and enjoy the hop!

Kerri
Recipe:
Stamps:  YNS Jenny Suchin Designs Love is in the Air
Paper:  SU Soft Suede, River Rock, My Mind's Eye Lost & Found Portobello Road
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics, SU Soft Suede
Accessories:  Heart Nestabilities, Sewing Machine, Foam Squares, Pearls, Twine

55 comments:

Luanne said...

Very sweet card! love the colors and coloring. Love those giraffes

Luanne
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cabio's craft corner said...

Aw Kerri, so adorable and it's such a darling card for Valentine's Day!!
Hugs,
Cabio

Grá said...

Great card, I love how you've coloured the giraffes :)

Julie E said...

What a great soft color combo, perfect for these darling images. Looks great layered on the heart!

Shari said...

Kerri your card is just wonderful! Love the non- traditional colours for Valentines :)

erinB said...

Love this color combo. The detail in your work is fabulous! TFS!

Miriam Prantner said...

Such a cute card, love that you used a blue/white heart in the background, not your traditional valentines colors, but I love!

Liz said...

Kerri, I LOVE the non-traditional Valentine. I did one this year too! I love the color combo and the layout of your card. Very elegant!

Alyssa S said...

Fantastic coloring on these little cuties! Love your addition of blush and eyelashes - makes all the difference ;o)

DoodleDee Designs said...

I ♥ this! Great how you worked in the color throwdown - so perfect!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

ACK... Oh these raffy are just adorable. Super cute girlie!

Jenny said...

Love the non-traditional colours for a Valentine!! Looks like a great hubby card! I think these giraffes would make an addorable baby card...get on that;)

sharon g said...

Oh my gosh!! The giraffes and heart are toooo cute!

Ronnie said...

Oh my cuteness your card is so cute! I love the giraffe pair and your amazing coloring! Just a wonderful card!

B. Poteraj said...

I love how you chose your colors!

Maylee said...

Super sweet card Kerri! Your card is perfect as always : )

Hugs!

Annette said...

aww so adorable...love these fun giraffes..

Dana said...

Kerri one of my favorite cards by you. Super precious!!!

Hugs
Dana

Jen aka Scrapalajen said...

Your giraffe are so in love Kerri! Very cute!

Jen aka Scrapalajen said...

Your giraffe are so in love Kerri! Very cute!

Crystal said...

Absolutely ADORABLE!!!!!!! Kerri you soooo rocked these colors and this design is FABULOUS!!!!

dpkennedy said...

This is so sweet Kerri! I love the bow on the ones neck! Sweet card!

Tanya said...

totally adorable! the giraffes are so sweet!

Trisha said...

Kerri--your card is just so, so sweet. Love these little giraffes. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

Angel said...

darling card! love those giraffes!

Vera W. Yates (Ling) said...

This is such a cute & sweet card. Love it!

carole (TruCarMa) said...

So soft and sweet, Kerri! Love this!!!

Wanda Cullen said...

Awww...this is just too adorable! Makes me smile!

Karen (Your Next Stamp) said...

Awwww! Love the big heart background and those sweet giraffes!
Hugs
Karen

Lisa T said...

I love your layout!! The heart hanging over the sides of the card is such a nice touch!

Heather said...

These little giraffes are adorable and yes, I can see them being used on a baby card as well as this Valentine.

Indy said...

Loving that adorable giraffe. Your card is so cute with the colors from the challenge! Fantastic job!

Jenny said...

Awe this is just so adorable, I LOVE IT! thank you Kerri!! :) :) :)

Channie Williams said...

Me likey, me likey a lot!!!

Broni said...

Your card is just A-DOR-A-BLE!!! And those giraffe images are too cute!!

Mimi said...

super cute!! love the color combo and sweet darling giraffes! ;)

Tammy Hershberger said...

Very, VERY sweet, Kerri! Those giraffes could not be more adorable, and I love how you added just a little bit with the bow and blush to make the one on the right "girly!"

Karen L said...

Darling card...love that cute heart behind the giraffes!

Ellen said...

I absolutely love the giraffe AND your colors!! They are fantastic!!!

Barbara said...

Adorable, Kerri!

marose6@comcast.net said...

cutest card I love the colors. I could give this to one of my boys even! great stamp set.

Joan Ervin said...

Your little giraffes are just as cute as they can be...this is such an adorable Valentine!!!

Mary-Anne V said...

Cute card and sweet stamps. Thanks for the chance to win.

charli said...

adorable!

MaryAnn N. said...

That cute giraffe would look great on a baby card!

Sandra said...

Cute cards - your detailing is fabulous.

Sue D said...

Very cute--great color combo.

cardcreationsnz said...

Cute card. I love the pair of giraffes.

FrancineB said...

Very sweet! Love the little tie around the giraffe's neck.

Marie / Legojenta said...

Such a fun card! TFS =)

pelArgoNNiA said...

Love the colors and coloring! A super cute card!

Lynn Put said...

Totally adorable Kerri! Love your cute layout using these fun giraffes and heart!

Lori said...

This is too cute! Those giraffes are just perfectly colored.

Maureen said...

So sweet and your embellishments are perfect!

Maureen said...

So sweet and your embellishments are perfect!