22 October 2012

House Mouse & friends "SPOOKY Sweet & Colourful" Blog-Hop

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We have some spooky fun for you this chall at House Mouse & friends chall 
its not just a chall its a BLOG HOP.. & its soooo easy.. our talented teamie Kate is the host for this
"SPOOKY Sweet & Colourful" Blog-Hop.
ORANGE/ PURPLE/ LIME GREEN/ & BLACK just use ONE or MORE of these colours up to you..
just be creative.. just use ANY House Mouse Happy Hopper or Gruffie image to enter our challs..

Our generous sponsor for this special blog hop is House Mouse designs with a gift certificate for $25
to spend in their online store..

As well as the super sponsor prize you have to hop around the DT blogs & leave them all a com.
you also need to be a FOLLOWER of House Mouse & friends chall blog
you dont know who has what Candy Prize you can win.. you should have arrived from teamie AMERICA
Onto my fun HM spooky creation.. this cute lil mouse is checking on his treats, I made him a Pumpkin out
of SB oval dies, & distressed the edges, the gorgeous DP is a gift from teamie America..thanks sweetie X

HM #131 BH

close up details  of the card.. spiders are from a Cottage cutz die.. bats are Sizzix.. swirls are magnolia,
the ticket sentiment is from a discontinued comp.  ribbon & spooky brad from stash.

HM #131 BH x2

A close up pic of the DIY cauldron to carry the little guys treats..lol  this was made from SB circle dies  you cant see to
well but just overlapped them & made a basket to stick behind..the sentiment is from the same closed comp.
handle is saddle stitch ribbon..

HM #131 BH - x3

we hope you can join us on this fun SPOOKY colour combo chall hop..?? you should be hopping
over to our GDT DAWN from here..if you get lost go back to
House Mouse & friends chall blog for the list

challs my card fits
Fab n Funky  Orange/Black choice
Divas by Design  Something Spooky
Heck of a chall  Spooktacular
Aud Sentiments chall use a Halloween sentiment..(used 2)

last thing MOUSEY Blog CHALLENGE RULES that are to be followed to be eligible for the Prizes/Blog Candy. 
you must visit all the Designers BLOGS leave a comment, including on the House Mouse & Friends chall
Players must enter a card/project into the Challenge and  become a Follower of our Mousey Blog to win.

I have put a linky here just in case I have some blog hop candy to give away.. wink wink..lol
you must submit a HM creation to be eligible for any candy, candy hunters will be deleted.

Thanks for hopping by..X



Donna Hanley said...

Christine, I think I'd like to take a stroll down that "spooky trail" and find some goodies. LOL I love the way you made the pumpkin and your ribbon, bats, spiders are all just precious. I also like your background paper with the glittered pumpkins Lot of spooky talent here.

Sandra H said...

Wow, Great start to the blog hop and to see that goodie bag is so tempting to play along...lol Fabulous card l like all of the elements on your card and the dies are stunning and the backing papers another fabulous card along the way thank you it's a pleasure to be part of this xx

Pat said...

Super Halloween card, cute image, great cauldron. Thanks for joining in our challenge at Fab'n'Funky.

Pat xx

Dorte said...

Super great card and little trick or treat bag... wonderful pumpkin you have made... sweet image.
Enjoy your day,

Sue said...

Oh my goodness, you were busy with these creations....love that pumpkin you created and the little mouse dressed as a carrot is a riot!! So many wonderful details on this one, you outdid yourself!! And the treat holder is darling and full of yummy candy. All so very nice.


mamawcindy said...

Oh, I Love what you have made!What a Fun Hop this is! Thanks for Sharing! :0)

Dawn said...

Spectacular spooky creations, Christine! I love your pumpkin frame for the cute little mouse and the cauldron is brilliant. wonderful embellishments and details - those spiders are very creepy!

Hugs, Dawn

Christine L said...

Another fabulous spooky creation hon....love it all! You really are good at these... are you sure you don't have a broomstick parked by the koi?? hehe!

Big hugs
Christine (t'other one) x

Whimcees said...


What a great Halloween project! So much fun and so many different treats! Love the accessories and layout of the card! Wishing you a happy day!

Barbara Diane

Stacy Morgan said...

Adorable! That pumpkin you created both on the card and goodie bag is wonderful. Your card is just so darn cute, his face... I never get tired of house mouse. Simply adorable.

Heather said...

Fabulous Christine, such a great design and beautiful details. Your pumpkin is sensational and your gorgeous little mousie also looks as he is inside!!!
Heather xx

Lynn said...

Your card is adorable! Love that little mouse with his carrot costume. The added pumpkin looks wonderful!

PaperDaisies said...

Wow wow wow. Love how you have made that pumpkin. And as for that image. Just adorable. Hugs Nina

cotnob said...

This is a fab card and great treat cauldron - brilliant idea.
Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.

Wendy said...

Fabulous Halloween creations....Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design & Fab'n'Funky this week.
Wendy x

Gail said...

What a great card & basket! It's just mouse sized to hold all his candy!

Sarah J Moerman said...

Fabulous projects! Love the little candy holder and card! Great details! Thanks for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

Sue from Oregon said...

Seems we both had bats in our belfry(sp?) didn't we...oh so fun and colorful, and your black cauldron basket is dar- ned cute!!!

Renee B. said...

What a fun project...love the cauldron full of treats!
Hugs, Renee

Anonymous said...

OH my gosh girl!!! Now how stinkin' CUTE is this!!! Love your sweet design on your card and that darling treat container!!! SO YUMMY looking!! :) I need to play along for sure!! HUGS

Karenladd said...

Oh my!! I love House Mouse designs and your card and spooky treat holder is so darn cute! Love bats and cute ticket embellishment!! I am so inspired!

Nikki said...

So kewl love your treat bag :)

downrightcrafty said...

I would love to come to your house and knock and wow what a treat to receive a bag full of sweets in such a great bag too and a stunning card
Hugs Kate xx

Susie Sugar said...

Wow what a pair mummy !! This is the cutes Halloween set I've seen .....so cute
Hugs Susie xx

coops said...

oh wow these are fantastic christine.i love your pumpkins and fab spooky image and details :D

xx coops xx

rachel said...

this is just fabulous Christine! xx

Unknown said...


Clarissa Schupp said...

What a stunning set, the children would love them.
xoxo Clarissa

America said...

Hi Christine. That Halloween card ROCKS!! so many fun Halloween details. and that Treat Container is awesome. Lovely how you sponged the edges. Gorgeous Holiday set my friend.

Tracy said...

Hi Christine
Fabulous spooky and colourful creation. What a brilliant image, I love it. Gorgeous treat bag too.
Happy crafting
Mousey hugs
Tracy x

Cathy (sistermouse) said...

That card and that treat bag are amazing , the colors the layout, all the intricate details. That card is a keeper year around just to keep looking at it. thank you for sharing it with us. Hugs, Cathy K

Sonia said...

What a fabulous creations ^_^ Lovely image and details^_^
Thanks for joining in with us this month at Heck of a Challenge and Good Luck.
DT Sonia

Helen said...

Wow, that pumpkin looks great. I'd never have thought of that! Thanks for the chance to win candy on this fab blog hop

Hugs Helen xx

Debi said...

Great card. I think the glitter around the black oval really makes your image pop. Love those spiders!

Unknown said...

Awww, how cute. That little mouse looks so engrossed in what he is doing! Love all of the accents too.

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

So adorable! I just love the matching treat container! What fun!

Anonymous said...

Just stopping back by to let you know that I've entered a creation!! How much fun!! Thanks for the inspiration! HUGS :)

Lillian A said...

This "carrot" is so cute and I love the pumpkin and added spider embellies !!

Nela said...

Its so gorgeous, what a lovely image coloured so beautifully!
Love the Pumpkin!
Hugs Nela

Anonymous said...

Great idea to make the pumpkin with nesties! Love your card and bag with all the lovely little details.

CarlaKH said...

sooo cute! I love all the little details you added.. cauldron is sooo clever!

CraftyNatalie said...

Such a cute card. I love your pumpkin and your little tick or treat basket.

susiestacey said...

Hi Christine, a great halloween creation, love the pumpkin - found this a 'tricky' one as we don't celebrate the occasion as much as our friends across the water. Take care and thank you for the chance to win yummy sweetness x Susan x

April said...

Wonderful projects! I just love the card with all the wonderful elements! Great treat basket too!

Vicky said...

Amazing card Christine , I love the pumpkin how clever :) and the candy treat container :) how adorable :) My first link didn't work . can you delete it ? thanks

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Absolutely gorgeous makes, I love all the pumpkins and spiders and the treat basket is so cool
Lindsay xx

susie said...

What a great way to make a pumpkin - its a real spooky Halloween creation. Love all the bats and spiders. Thanks for chance to win some blog candi xxx

Grenouille Greetings said...

Love how you have used the ovals for your pumpkin (and the circles for your little candy holder) A fabulous set! Hugs, Lesley

CraftyLyn said...

Beautiful creations, lovely basket.

Unknown said...

wow they are both fabulous!! Thanks for playing in our spooky challenge over at A heck of a challenge!!

Barbara Godden said...

Cute, cute, cute card, love the flourishes they just finish it off.

Lizzys Kartenblog said...

It's just wonderful and great,
kind regards

shaz earl said...

Fabulous card and amazing prizes, have entered my card now thanks for the chance to win, have a lovely weekend
Shaz xx