16 January 2011

House Mouse and Friends ch #86 & NEW YEAR BLOG HOP

Sorry this is a longish post & will stay at the top until Jan 16th M/N

Happy New Year those I have missed... hope its a good one for us All..
many thanks for the lovely creations for our "Aperture" chall dont forget to hop over to

What better start to the New Year than a BLOG HOP & what a hop we
have lined up for you!!  Some of the DT's have had to take a break for
various reasons but we have  a FULL team for our HOP &
our Teamie CURT who left  has also joined us for the hop so make
sure you see his AWESOME creation too..nice to have you back Curt..

We have AMAZING GENEROUS SPONSORS 







 && some DTs have HIDDEN CANDY 
if you thought THAT was all, have listen to this...

We are having Guest Designer spots each month...starting with Jan so some
lucky person will be picked (if they want too) for 2 challs. per month
Our 1st Guest is Tracy of Country Mouse blog   stunning creation
thank you so much for agreeing to be our 1st GDT Tracy...

What do you have to do for some of these amazing HOP PRIZES
easy peasy make a HM creation with our theme of
"NEW BEGINNINGS"
could be New Baby, New Job, New Home or your interpretation of NEW
dont forget you must use A House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image
so come on & use some of your new Crimbo stash...

Heres my Creation


I went for the New Baby option,  I do love these Happy Hopper images..
coloured with Prisma pencils & markers..the DP is all Pinkpetticoat..
Nestie shapes, lace charm & flat back buttons from stash..

Now for the HOP...if you have reached me from AMERICA's blog
your on the right track if not go to House Mouse blog to start when you have
left me a comm. Dont Forget you dont know WHERE  the hidden candy is.
so if you dont leave a comm. you wont be eligible for the draw..
You want to be at CURT's blog..  nxt... Hope you have loads of fun
cant wait to see all your creations...now challs for me card..

Tip Top Tuesday #15   Get Embellishing
Creative Inspirations #50  Use something NEW (stamp & DP)
Crazy 4 Challs.68..  Celebrate
Fairy Fun Fridays #43    New Beginnings

Thank you all for stopping by & enjoy the HOP..
Hugs to all Christine xx

Sorry peeps I have had to DELETE Inlinkz & set up a NEW ONE anyone
who needs to renter Please do so AFTER you have SUBMITTED your creation
on the HM hop post..Thanks & Good Luck


105 comments:

theCook said...

Owwww that is too cute!!! Love the image + the pink rabbit embellishment!

Renkata said...

wow so sweet and precious card.
Happy New Year!

xGemmax said...

How adorable is your card.....its soooo sweet, just love everything about it :o)
Happy new year!!
hugs and xxx

petra,s cards said...

wauw!! what a sweet card!!! the image and collors are beautiful!!
xx petra

Anne said...

Gorgeous. Love the colour combo.
Anne x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Christine, adorable image and the papers are beautiful !! so sweet :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Nannieflash said...

Oh Christine this is gorgeous such a sweet image and your button and papers, charm are beautiful. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxx

kristyk71 said...

What a beautiful card for a sweet new baby girl!

* Shaz * said...

Fabulous card, love that stamp but then i love them all lol, Happy New Year to you xx

Sue said...

Aw, what better new beginning than a baby!! And this little bunny is darling. Love the addition of the button and lace and all that pinkness!!

Hugs
Sue Drees

America said...

Oh Christine this is beautiful! I love the softness of this and the adorable image that is colored to perfection. Great Charm touch!! Lovely work Teamie!! Oh and thanks for mentioning Tracy - our very first GUEST DESIGNER!! She's super awesome!! Love her work! :)

Rica said...

Gorgeous Christine - so pretty with those scrumptious PP papers, fabulous little Gruffies and wonderful details - love the little bunny button!!

hugs
Heather xx

jules said...

Hi Christine what a gorgeous and sweet card!

Curt in Carmel said...

Beautiful card Christine! I love the use of this HM image for a baby card. That charm is so perfect for this one, and I love that color pink, especially the tiny heart panel. It was fun playing with you guys again! Happy New Year! Best, Curt

Whimcees said...

Hello!

A gorgeous card! I love the image - so sweet!

Wishing you a Happy New Year and a nice day today!

Barbara Diane

Queen Mary said...

Christine, I love the buggy charm and the little pink rabbit button(?). Your card is so cute!

Ardilla said...

So sweet!!!!!!!
Nice pink rabbit and the charm is pretty.
WOnderful card!

agapanthus said...

Love your New Baby card - so cute! Great! Best wishes Karen x

Paula said...

The charm & lace are delightful & I do like the traditional pink with the brown of the animals. So effective. The oink noses work superbly wiht the apotted paper too.
Paula (PEP)
http://pepcraftchallexp.blogspot.com/
Wanted to leave a comment anyhow but shall come back to the inlinkz should I manage to enter the challenge.

Suzi said...

This is adorable Christine, I love the design and that sweet image. Thank you for joining us at One Stop Craft this week.
Hugs
Suzi x

LINDA said...

This is just beautiful.. I love the details on this one.. very lovely work as always..
Hugs, Linda

Cat said...

we just found out that our niece is having her second child and she's expecting another precious girl - so your creation especially touches me today. your card is so sweet and your hoppers are just perfect!

Elizabeth said...

Gorgeous and lovely card!! Happy New Year.

Jo said...

Fabulous card, what a super-cute image. I love the way you have embellished your card.

Eve said...

ahhhh "New Beginnning"... Very Pretty card! Luv the lace ribbon & the charm. Luv the colors on this card! :-)

Krafty Kows said...

Aw such a pretty shade of pink - love this image, so cute. Happy New Year. Jeanette

Tracy said...

Your creation and image is just so adorable and sweet. Nice to work along side you on this hop.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

*Vicki* said...

AWW!! This image is so very precious!! I love your sweet charm and soft colors!! :) thanks for putting on this fun hop!! I'll have to pull out my goodies and see what stamp I want to use! HUGS

Anne said...

What an adorable baby card, love the charm you used!

Hugs
Anne

coops said...

aw gorgeous card christine.the image is super cute and i love the soft pink colours :D

xx coops xx

Lynne in NI said...

Ohhhh, this is totally adorable Christine!

Vee said...

Thanks for joining our Embelish It Challenge at Top Tip Tuesday, your card is fabulous.
xx Vee

scrapperjulia said...

This is such a precious baby girl card!

Marilyn L. said...

Love the colors - so soft and baby-like!

Amanda R said...

Love the little dangling charm and the soft colors, very pretty!

marilynwillauer said...

Isn't that just the cutest card!!! I love everything about it. Thanks for sharing and Happy New Year!

Dawn Frost said...

I LOVE your embellishments! Wow the baby girl and bunny, awesome. I really like the layers and the lace.

Graphicat said...

Love the all pink card! Such a sweet image too!
Lovely job!
Cheers
Cheri

debby4000 said...

Wonderful cute card Christine, love it.
luv
Debby

Glenda Atkins said...

Such a sweet little baby girl card.
Very, very pretty and soft looking. Love it.

Happy 2011!

sandytoz art said...

so precious!

Ida H said...

Here's little me & want to join the blog-hop.
The first time I do this so it's a bit exciting ...
I love your beautiful card! A wonderful small bunny hug!
Thank you for inspiring me!
Hugs scrappida

Janet said...

This is beautiful Christine! x

Sandra1968 said...

Happy New Year!
And I love your sweet card! The lovely papers, the sweet image and the cute charm.

Elaine said...

This is so beautiful Christine.
A very sweet image and of course the papers are fabulous - they're pink!
Perfect choice of embellies.

Love Elaine xx

sharman said...

Awh. This is such a precious card for someone that just had a baby girl. I love the sotness of this...

GeminiJen said...

Love your card. So soft. :)

Veronika said...

Love the house-mouse hop and your card is absolutely adorable! What a sweet thing to receive and treasure!

Veronika in Sweden

pinky said...

Christine your card is pinkylicious!! Love the soft colours you have used to colour the rabbit:) Have my card made and am off to do some hopping:)

Sharon said...

Adorable card.
Sharon x

gila said...

Oh wie süß, eine wunderschöne karte
lg gila

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww totally gorgeous card, awesome colouring, luv the papers & design, happy new year hun, sue,x

ligaligo said...

Thanks for the informative. Fantastic blog. Congratulations!!!

Posh Cat Crafts said...

Hi, just to let you know that you could also enter your card into the Ellephantastic challenge this month. Our Challenge is also New beginnings. This is a supper card.

Hugs Tamara
Hope you don't mind me saying about the challenge blog.

Teija said...

Fabulous card!
Happy new year!
Teija

Cathy said...

Gorgoeus baby card.
Hugs
Cathy x

Heidi Brawley said...

OMG!!! This card is sooo sweeet looking! Love all the Pink you used.
Happy New Year!!!
Heidi Brawley

Tracy said...

So very sweet! Darling image and I love those puffy sentiment letters. Happy New Year!

fabricbutterfly said...

Very sweet, and the charm is just adorable!!

gina g said...

Hi Christine this is soo sweet, beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at the OSCC this week. luv gina xx

Anonymous said...

Love your card and the House Mouse Challenge. I love the cards!!! Sylvia

Loraine said...

What a sweet card!!

Sparkly Engineer said...

Beautiful baby card. I love all the pink.

Lynn said...

What a lovely pink baby house mouse card!! All that detail too! Just fabulous :)
huggs
Lynn xx

dini said...

Such a sweet card! Thanks for sharing, and for helping give us a chance to win so many great prizes!

dmbennett said...

Such a sweet baby card. Love the image and all the pink papers/colors you used.

Nela said...

Totally adorable!

Mrs.B said...

What a gorgeous card, love the swet image, especially in those colours. great papaers.
Avril B

Olga_art said...

cute card! very gently.

Leonie said...

What a beautiful card Christine!! Love this cute stamp!

I've made a card with a new beginning for this great challenge too. You can find my card here!!

Leonie xx

Liz's creative corner said...

Hi Hun, gorgeous card, gorgeous colouring and loving the pink, that pram charm is so cute, must get me some more charms, hugs Liz xx

Wuzimädi said...

What cuddly hopper!!! An adorable image, but even more with all your lovely details!
Good luck for 2011!
Michi

Paddington fan said...

Aw, Christine, this is just such a cute card, love that stamp and have added it to my ever growing wish list! All your little finishing touches are perfect too. I'm enjoying the hop and have just entered my first card at HM & f!!
Happy new year, love Jacky x

Mareikje said...

hi,
your card is soooo sweet and beautiful!!!
Thanks for the funny blog hop.

LG
Mareikje

Sarpreet said...

This is really gorgeous - I love your blog. Sorry I have not been around in a while. I also wanted to wish you a very Happy New year - if I have not already done so.

Debbie Johns said...

Such a beautiful baby card Christine, love the image.Thank you for the chance to win.Fab blog hop.Debbie Johns x

Anonymous said...

How sweet, with the cutest image and wonderful pink and white hearts and dots.

Dorothy S aka etsdas

Debs said...

Oh this is beautiful Christine - the image is adorable.
Thanks for a fun blog hop.
Debs xx

Stressed Stamper said...

Stunning - love the pram charm. Off hopping on
Sarah - Stressed Stamper

Stempelfan said...

What a awesome card. I love the pink, its so girly.

Hugs from Germany
Sonja

Nelli said...

The card ist great and very cute. I like pink ;-)

Kendra said...

Love the baby girl card! My favorite is the charm, and my daughter's is the heart paper.

Lins said...

Hi Christine,

what a sweet baby card, just love the pink colors and the embellishments you've used. Great coloring!

Hoppy hugs,

Lins x

Doris P. said...

Oooh, it´s sooo, sooo cute!
Hugs Doris

ribenaruby said...

Such an adorable card, everything fits perfectly! Ruby x

Yvette K said...

What a sweet card!Love it!

Spyder said...

I've just posted my card, luckily I found you again. Your card is fabulous, I love the pink!

((Lyn))

Spyder said...
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Dot said...

Gorgeous card Christine, adorable image and the papers are beautiful. I am enjoying the blog hop.
hugs Dorte

kaz said...

What a Beautiful Baby Card, the colours and the colouring of the image are lovely, a really sweet adorable card. Happy New Year.

RachelDonnie said...

Sweet card! I love that stamp!

Diane said...

Gorgeous new baby card, Christine and wonderful colouring!
Diane x

* Shaz * said...

Love this card! Beautiful colouring.

Victoria said...

LOVELY CARD - I HAVE USED THE SAME IMAGE BUT MINE IS BLUE X

Natalie's Crafts said...

So cute!

Kat said...

Gorgeous card Christine. Love that sweet image.

Kat x

Teresa said...

Hello Christine, Just wanted to thank you for your kind comment on my blog and to tell you this is one super cute card you've made, the colour looks beautiful and I love these stamps, if I could stop myself making tildas I would give them a try lol. Take care, Hugs Teresa

Nannieflash said...

Hi Christine, youve won Mandy Fox's blog candy the promarker pens. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxxx

Christine Levison said...

Awwwwwwwwwwwww so sweet! Love the colours - but then of course I would.... they're PINK!
Hugs
Christine x

Deloris said...

Very cute!

Katie said...

What a cute card! I love the happy hoppers! You scallop details look great.

Best wishes!

Katie

Katarina said...

Fabulous card. i love the monochromatic look and all the details you've added. It's sooo cute!

Grenouille Greetings said...

Uber-cute! Fabby colour work and oh so pretty papers! Warmest wishes, Lesley

Julie said...

Fab card, your colour and layout are wonderful! Juliexx

Ana said...

Cute Card, Pink ist one of my favorit colour.
I love the Bunny
LG Ana