17 July 2011

Let’s B Friends…

Todays the DAY folks the one & only 100th Celebration
House Mouse and Friends  BLOG HOP PARTY
Many thanks for your gorgeous Water creations..go see if your  a winner..!!
Our Chall was chosen by teamie Lisa Cook who is sadly leaving our little team good Luck GF..
Buttons Bows & Bling
We have THE most AWESOME prizes to win from our very generous sponsors..
Sponsor # 1

Sponsor  # 2
10 packs of House-Mouse Decoupage
Joanna Sheen

Sponsor  # 3
Will have 2 winners of 3 Digi Downloads Each
Di's Digi Downloads is a great little company offering lots of super adorable digi stamps. Di will again be offering
3 free Dig's to TWO LUCKY winners - for this challenge. So make sure to play along for your chance to win!!!!
Sponsor  # 4
4 Free Digi sets
Sponsor  # 5
piz badge logo11
A $10 embellishment gift package
including: Flat back pearls and rhinestones; Victorian
Cameos; flowers, dream string, lustre twine and a gel picker
Pizzazz Aplenty began with only a bit of bling and some ribbon, but in the last few months,
we've added so much more... from cardstock to cello bags, as well as charms, stick pins,
brads, buttons, cords, twines, laces, and over 20 colours in flat back pearls and rhinestones.
The newest additions are teardrop pearls, button stick pins, leaf pins, heart pins, resin cameos and flowers!
Please stop by for a look at our store  Pizzazz Aplenty

Sponsor  # 6
Ally at RK Stamps is going to offer two of the new House-Mouse Designs release stamps!!!!

Sponsor  # 7
A £10.00 voucher to Crafty Emma's Store, excluding P&P
Sponsor  # 8
Simon Says Stamp has a $15 Gift Card PRIZE to the wonderful Simon Says Stamp store!
In business since 2002, Simon Says Stamp is striving to offer you the best selection of Rubber Stamps,
Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards & Paper Crafting Supplies in the world.
They stock over 100,000+ items, offer you quick service & 1 stop shopping at a great price
Sponsor # 9
Offering a £10 gift voucher

&  my teamies & I have also got PRIZES on offer..Told you this is ONE chall you
HAVE to join in to help us celebrate our CENTENARY ..
nice n easy chall of  Button  Bow & Bling..
any or all if your brave enuff..  Only restriction is you MUST use a
House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image
This is our 2 GDTs last chall with us so big thanks to Kat & Gill
for you stunning HM creations lovely to have you both..
You should have reached me from my teamie America see the list below..PHEW breath..
Onto me card..I used this “Buzzy Friends” stamp coloured with markers & prismas,
simple matt & layered, my DP is We R Memory Keepers pad.. I think it
looks like honey comb? the yellow card has been thro the CB Bee E/bossing folder..
DIY flower is made from daisy punches B/Grey button..I coloured the wings then
covered with glossy accents & Glamour dust to make them sparkle..SB tag die.
sentiment is made up on comp..heart gems, ribbon charm from stash..
Well I did manage all Button, Bow & Bling..
HM ch#100

I even managed some  challs for me card..
Stampin for the W/end.. things with Wings
Digi Doodle shop’s best#67  Make your own Flower
PaperPlay chall.. Things with Wings
Stamptacular Sunday chall  Animal Antics
Simon Says Stamp chall   Anything goes

The list of DTs

Hop over to  Gill McCall - (July Guest Designer) am sure you wont BEE disappointed.
If your still HERE thanks for stopping by & if you want to enter  my candy prize you must
enter the House Mouse chall with a creation..I will check anyone who hasn't will be deleted..
from my draw.. Plz add your name AFTER your creation is on HM chall blog..good luck & have fun..
Thanks for stopping by & sticking to the end of this VERY long post
Hugs Christine xx


Lisa Jane said...

oh thise 2 are super cute ... and i just love that little bee charm
Lisa x

Debs M said...

love the charm! gorgeous card and flower! Thanks for joining the ‘Make your own Flowers’ Challenge’ at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges
Debbie Dt x
(Visit my blog, I have candy! http://ribbondreams.blogspot.com/)

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

I love this stamp....one of my all time fav...you did a wonderful job with your interpretation.

Lauren Hatwell said...

Hi Christine. You've picked one of my favourite House Mouse images. I love what you've done with it. Your Bee charm is just darling. Lx

Sue said...

I do love those bunny bees! Great background paper that looks like honeycomb and the brigh yellow too. Charm is the perfect touch!


Lori Barnett said...

Isn't that stamp just soooo stinkin' CUTE!!!! I have it because I used it for a class. I LOVE IT! Wonderful card with all the right "goodies" on it :)

Nana Connie said...

Such a wonderful stamp. I love the gentle colors you chose for your card and that bee charm is the perfect touch!

Anonymous said...

Oh my word Christine! Your card is just waaaay too sweet hun!! I adore the colors and all!! beautiful take on the challenge hun!!

I'm so excited to join ya all with this celebration as it's so stinkin hot outside which means I get to stay in this week and have some fun with you guys! YAY! Of course I will be playing along in the challenge...I'll come back and leave you a comment when I've posted it!! :) Thanks hun!

Lorraine A said...

just buzzin by to say Hi ,,,,, :-) I love this card Christine ,,, absolutely brilliant colouring and the embossing and charm are perfect ,, love the DP paper too, like a honeycomb ,, all so well put together :-)

Lols x x x

am following Lori ,, hopping along ,,, :-)

Shirl said...

That image is way to cute and the flower just sets it off - lovely card. Thanks for sharing with us at Digi Doodles Shop's Best Challenges.
Hugs Shirley x x

Lee said...

Beautiful as always.xx

stampqueen said...

Cute card - love the little charm and the flower with the button!!!

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww luv this image, awesome colouring as always, luv the sparkle, beautiful papers & embelies, congratulations on ya new DT post, sue,x

agapanthus said...

A gorgeous card - bright and happy and love the embossing! Best wishes Karen x

Gill McCall said...

Christine what a stunning card. yellow is so under used in craft but i think its such a sun fun colour. Many thanks for having me on the hop and as GDT - its been so much fun and would love to do it all again some time if youll have me ! x

Rica said...

Gorgeous card Christine, love the colours and the fabulous embossing, definitely one of my favourite Hoppy images and fabulously coloured & glittered, love the little bee charm!!
Heather xx

Sue from Oregon said...

Oh you got all the B's here! LOL...Love that cb folder paired with this darling image! Perfecto!

Gemma said...

Love your card such a great image i just love it. Gemma x

Lynn said...

I just love these two little bunny's in their bee suits! Your card is adorable and the embossed bg with that pretty flower looks fabulous! I'm looking forward to joining in on Challenge #100 and your cards are such an inspiration.

Kat said...

Fabulous card Christine. The colours are just perfect for that cute image.

I've really enjoyed my time with you and the girls as GDT. This hop is a lot of fun, I'm just getting time now to say hello to all the DT members.

Kat xx

coops said...

gorgeous card christine.the image is so sweet and stunning zesty colours and papers ;D

xx coops xx

Lorraine said...

this is fab huni love the embossing it goes so well with the stamp xx

Christine L said...

What a cute pair Christine! Lovely layout and card!
Christine x

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

Your card is one in a buzzzzz- illion! Adorable!

Valerie said...

This is so much fun! I'd LOVE to win!!!!!!!!

Lee (LuvLee on SCS) said...

What fun little guys!! I love that charm and the perfect, summery colors!!

Victoria said...

lovely work and the embossing folder and charm fit so perfect xxx

Jocelyn said...

What a sweet image - love it!

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Such a sweet card - and that little charm is just perfect.
Thanks for the blog hop and the chance to win.
Caroline xxx

deb said...

A cute card.

April said...

Really cute card! Love the image. I love the colors you used. The charm adds a fun touch also.

Anne Fenton said...

This is one of my favorite stamps..it is so adorable, and I love your card.

Anonymous said...

isn't it funny how a bee likes honey! buzz bizz bizz I wonder why be does! LOVEEEEEEEE your card its sooooooo pretty! and love the embossing later too! perfect! thanks for the hop and the candy, hugs Samantha :0)

Krafty Kows said...

Fab card Christine - thanks for the fun. Jeanette

craftynatalie said...

I love the happy hoppers stamp you have used. Its very summery. The colours you have used are vibrant and makes the card stand out. I love the bee charm

E. Marie said...

Very cute card. Love the embossed background. Perfect for this image. I will add my name as soon as I post my card. Thanks for the chance to win.

Catherine said...

Fab card and fab challenge!

ribenaruby said...

Hi Christine, great card, wonderful embossing and image! Congratulations to the team on the 100th challenge, fab milestone. Ruby x

Yvette said...

Beautiful card! And what a lovely charm!

Jeanette Marchand said...

Wonderful card - cute image.
I only have one House Mouse stamp so far - a really cute one with a beautiful sunflower.

Xushenka said...

Great monochromatic card! And that's a pretty embossing folder, with the bees :)

Anne said...

What a stunning card, so much detail, love the little pearls on their antennae and the charm and the sentiment... just perfect Christine! Amazing blog hop, big congratulations to you all

Susan's crafty chaos said...

Beautiful bright card! Thanks very much for playing along with our Summer Colours challenge at StampInsanity this week :D

Tini A. said...

Very lovely Card, Christine! Love your coloring and the nice colors... great work! Hugs Tini

CraftyLyn said...

love this stamp nicely coloured,colours are great.

VICTORIA said...

OMG your card is so so cute. I started laughing as soon as i saw it. I just have to get that stamp I love it.

Tracy said...

Cute and cheery card!

Mrs.B said...

Great card Christine, Love this image and those papers are just perfect, really does look like honeycombe! Great job with the bee wings, and that little charm is so cute.
Great Challenge and Blog Hop.
Avril xx

Whimcees said...


What a cute card! I love the flower and little bee charm!

Wishing you a great weekend!


Barbara Diane

Lorie said...

Oh goodness...this is so adorable! I love the 'bees'! This is such a fun blog hop!

scrapperjulia said...

I love that bee embellishment folder to go with that really cute image! Great card, Christine!

Anonymous said...

I so love your card, i really like the soft coloring and when i saw that the green gems in the top corner was heart i melted. Just wonderful all together.

Love Mickaela (Meopyssel.se)

Helen said...

I just love this card....so cute!
Helen x

crafty amy said...

Hee hee this is such a cute card :D I love the little bee charm.
I will be back when I have made a card for the challenge.

Amy xx

Nina said...

Wow, a fantastic card!! Love the embossed paper and the sweet little bee charm!! Great coloured motiv too.

Thank you for joining our Animal Antics challenge at Stamptacular Sunday :)
Hugs, Nina.

Aleksandra said...

Hello Christine,

Beautiful card. I like it very much. The warm colors are great and perfect for this summer time. They cheered me up... we have rain here in Slovenia now for a few days allready. :S The bee on the bow is really adorable. :)

Have a nice day!

Jo said...

Fab card, I love it. Thanks for the chance to win. Jo x

jules said...

Hi Christine, what a gorgeous cute card!!!

Jennifer said...

I adore this image and your card is spot on adorable! Love the little charm too!


Nela said...

Hi, gorgeous card, lovely image & colouring!
Hugs Nela

Glenda Atkins said...

Fabulous card, love the colours and your little charm is adorable! I'm doing the hop so I hope to be able to create a card to enter. If I do not make it just give me a toss.

chrissy xx said...

Fabulous! Two cute little bunnies in their 'bee suits'. LOve those little pearls too!

Tracy said...

What an adorable image Christine, gorgeous creation. Fabulous blog hop, must go hop now.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Katarina said...

What a bee-rilliant card (ok, that was lame, lol) I just love all the bee themed things you added. Even the honeycomb paper you thought of. Superb!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Bee-autiful. They are darling and so fun. The charm is perfect.

Wuzimädi said...

So cute, Christine! A really lovely card! Not only the image so well colored, I love your design, too! A great contribution for this anniversary! Thanks for the chance to win.
Hugs Michi

Lena said...

this is just so stinkin cute! Love the image of course and bee charm suits it perfectly!

Carla aka scrappypug said...

Soo cute! Love the pairing of papers and colors too! Happy 100th Challenge House mouse!

Carmen O. said...

What an adorable card. The image is adorable and your design is fab.

Debbie said...

Lovely card...brilliant challenge.
Debbie x

Аня said...

So cuttie!! Love this card!

Anonymous said...

Oh how cute! Love all these HM stamps, so many to choose from the range is just staggering! Love all the little details, especially the pearl antennae and the glittered wings.


Carola/Schokofee said...

Your hoppers are so wonderful!!!!
Love the card!

karen adams said...

loveit! verynice!

Spyder said...

aw these bunnies are just sooo bee-utifully cute!! Love your card and the HM prizes are brilliant! Another Fabulous blog hop!!

Anonymous said...

Hi sweetie!! Just wanted to let you know that I came back to add my card!! :)

Eve said...

luv this All BEE themed card, from the image, background embossed CS, beehive look like background paper, and the bee charm!! wow, and luv the matching colors all over! Luv the card! :-)

petra,s cards said...

wauwww verry stunning card!! great colouring and details!! and that image is sooo cute!
xx petra

Paddington fan said...

Hi Christine, Love your bright and cheerful card, yellow is my fav colour& these little guys are so cute!! Congratulations to you and the rest of the HM&F team on reaching 100 challenges. I'm a novice with house mouse stamps but I can sense a new addiction coming on - I love them all! Must hop, love Jacky x

Vanja said...

Gorgeous card! I love the image and the colours and that cute little charm.

Nancy said...

Super cute image...love those little bunny-bees! Your embossing folder is a perfect pairing to the image! Sweet, bright card!

Squirrel said...

Love your sunshiny colours and beautiful colouring! Have a great party weekend!
Rosey x

Debs said...

Hi Christine
Super sumery card - the image is adorable and the bee charm is fab!
Have a wonderful day.
Debs xx

Fluffles said...

Great card, love the sentiment with it. Jx

Whisper said...

Ooo am loving the CB folder and yes you are right it does look like honeycomb, fabby card, Luv Sam x

Dawn Frost said...

Beautiful card Christine, love the layout and the bee charm!

Barbara Colbert said...

This is adorable! Love the yellow!!!!

Sparkly Engineer said...

Very cute card. The bumble bee embossing is extra cute.

Heidi Brawley said...

AWE Your card is super adorable! love the bee charm you added to it too!!!
~Heidi Brawley

Natalie's Crafts said...

Such a cute card!

Dominique said...

Your card is wonderful - i love this image - and your coloring is awesome! Have a good time, Dominique

pinky said...

Your card inspired me Christine so I rushed and got mine done:) Thanks for the blog hop.

Ana said...

lovely Bee's, i love your bling details.
xo Ana