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January 14, 2012

Bugaboo Stamps Turns 2 - Birthday Blog Hop!

Hi, everyone!
Can you believe it?!
Bugaboo Stamps is also celebrating it's second year! 
That's right!! Bugaboo Stamps is turning TWO! Wow! I can't believe it's been two years, already, and to celebrate, the Design Team is holding a 
Blog Hop Birthday Bash 
& Week Long Celebration!
Check out these great prizes up for grabs:

  • Grand Prize - One randomly selected entrant that has 1) completed the blog hop and 2) participated in the "regular" challenge and mini challenges will receive one free set per month for all of 2012.
  • Second Place Prize - One randomly selected entrant that has participated in each of the mini challenges will get to be a Bugaboo Guest Design for February, March & April PLUS the New Release Set for the week.
  • 01/14/2012 Challenge - We'll be offering our usual seven, four, and two digi prize packs.
  • 01/15/2012 Stella Says Sketch Challenge - We'll be offering our usual seven, four and two digi prize packs.
  • 01/14/2012 Blog Hop - Each DT member will randomly select a winner from among the people that commented on  their  blog hop post to win  the image they used for their card/project for the hop.
  • One WINNER for EACH Mini-Challenge will get the New Release set for the week.
  • You have until Saturday, January 21, 7am ET to enter your projects for a chance to win!

  • You should have arrived here from Cely's blog, but if you didn't, please go back and start at the beginning of the hop at Catch the Bug!
    Make sure you stop over at Catch the Bug for all the details on our daily mini-challenges, and for a list of the prizes that are up for grabs! Today is our first mini-challenge, and the theme is

    I know you didn't come by to read my chatter, so without further ado, here's the sketch for today!


    Here's what I've created to kick off our celebrations:

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    The image I've used is from A Kids View collection, AKV Birthday - Party.  My image is colored in PSE.  I've used my Swiss Dots and Star Edge punches, some birthday ribbon, and a Sizzix Celebrate #2 Phrase die to embellish my card. My papers are from my stash. :0)

    Now that you've been inspired ( I hope!), why not head over to the Bugaboo Stamps store and pick up this cutie for yourself? Don't forget to enter your project into Mr. Blinky when you're don't want to miss out on a chance to win!
    While you're there, don't miss the Daily Deal that Jodie has posted, and be sure to check back every day for a new "doesn't get any better than this!" price on some super sweet Bugaboo images!
    I'd love to see you enter in the challenge over at Catch the Bug, too!  The challenge blog is also where you can find out all the lastest "dish" on what challenges are happening and what other challenge sites that Bugaboo is sponsoring (more chances to win some free Bugaboo!). It's also where you can check out all the other fantastic DT projects, including the OBG (Oldie But Goodie) stuff, the ABC (Anything But a Card) items, and the Tuesday New so much more!
    Thanks for stopping by today!
    The next stop along our Birthday Blog Hop is Kendra's Blog

    Happy Crafting!
    ....and remember, if you should get lost along your way of hopping, you can always go back to 
    Catch the Bug for a complete list of links! :0)

    This card has been entered into the following challenges:


    1. What a fun card Cheryl! I love this image and you made it such a bright and cheerful card. Great job

    2. Somehow I missed this adorable image in the birthday collections..I must put this in my wishlist box. I love that "celebrate die cut"...hummmm I want it. Your card is so darlin'. I just knew you would do a rootin' tootin' birthday....haha

    3. A very jolly card - love the Celebrate addition, Jx

    4. How fun and colorful! Happy Birthday Bugaboo!

    5. Super duper cute and fun creation!!! Love it!

    6. fun card. love the use of primary colors!

    7. fun card. love the use of primary colors!

    8. Bright and fun - perfect for a Bugaboo birthday!!! =)

    9. Oh now this is one adorable card!! Love the fun primary colors as well as the sweet image!!!


    10. Too cute Cheryl! So glad to have you on our team!! =)
      Hugs & Happy Days!

    11. Your card is so cute I just love it!

    12. Ahh, what a fun birthday card! :)
      Happy Birthday Bugaboo - I know I love you! ;)
      Birthday hugs,
      Karen C

    13. how cute are these kids...i'm a fan !

    14. Love the card and the bright colors!

    15. Such a festive card with all those primary colors...Love it!

    16. An other card ? An other style : very childish ! I like ! Beautiful colours, it very joyful and ideal for a birthday card. It's very successful, bravo!

      Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz on our 3rd birthday this week.

      Hugs from France.

    17. oh a great take on this weeks theme at the Winter Wonderland with this lovely creation, thank you for joining us this week.
      Hugs Kate xx
      PS I have candy if you are interested :)

    18. Beautiful card Cheryl love the colours, and your gorgeous design, it looks terrific with the ballon ribbon.
      Hugs Linda

    19. Love those primary colors. Your image is colored so cute.
      Christine Garner

    20. love the ribbon and borders! wonderful colors! this is one of my favorites from the AKV collection!

    21. Great card...I love the layout and the wonderfully bright colours you used. It's been so awesome to hop along with the Bug Crew....Have a wonderful weekend,

    22. If I made this card for my grandkids it would be such a hit. I need to purchase this image.

    23. I love these little stick guys...soooo CUTE!!!! What a fun creation!!!

    24. Super cute card. Love all the fun colors. Those little stick kids are adorable.

    25. Very fun card. Love the bright colors.

    26. Super cute card, love bright colors and the image is just the cutest

    27. Such a sweet, fun, happy card!! Great!!

    28. Brillant card, love the bright colours. Thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x

    29. This is fabulous! I simply love the bright bold colors, they work so well on a birthday card!

    30. Great project, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3. Happy New Year!

      Jo and Tigerlover.

    31. Super Card !!
      thanks for joining us on Charisma's 3rd Birthday hope to see you next time too

    32. Super fun Birthday card, love it!

    33. A fab card. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT.
      Nikki x

    34. Wow I love all the bright primary colours you have used on your card it is just stunning. Thank you for joining us this week at Winter Wonderland love Linda

    35. Perfect colors for a birthday card, so bright! I really like the border too!

    36. Fab bday card! Thank you for joining us at charisma :) Emma x


    I read and enjoy every one of your comments! Thank you so much!