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February Sparkle Blends Release Hop

Hello Doodle Fans! Its time for another exciting release blog hop! We’ve got 6 brand new blends to share with you this month: Cozy, Storm Cloud, Good Luck Charm, Mardi Gras Parade, Birthstone Collection: February - Amethyst and Birthstone Collection: March - Aquamarine. we just know you’re going to find some sparkle to love! To see detailed descriptions of each of the February Sparkle Blends release, check out our release blog post!
This release has a variety of beautiful blends to choose from! Do you have a favorite? In honor of Valentine’s Day, comment with your favorite blend on the original Doodles Paper Playground post, for a chance to win a package of Conversation Hearts from our December release.
For my card, I chose to work with the We're Turning One Sparkle Blend. I love the bright colors in this mix. From the blues and greens, to the hot pink and purples. I adore the wide range of sizes and shapes too. This Sparkle Blend is just beautiful. And you can only get it (for free!) with a purchase of $10 or more at White Rose Crafts, while supplies last.
My focal layer was created with Stampendous' Flutters & Flowers stamp set. This is one big stamp, and it fits perfectly on a standard sized card. I colored it in with Zig Clean Color Markers. I don't usually make shakers that are basically the size of my card, but this stamp was too pretty to trim, and I really wanted to show off the "We're Turning One" Sparkle Blend. I used an Elizabeth Crafts Designs die cut to make my border around my shaker, and I used foam tape to seal it. I used a simple sentiment from Simon Says Stamp's Tiny Words stamps, just to finish the card off. The sentiment is perfect for almost any occasion, which is why I chose it. Now, read on to find out all of the prize info and full hop list.
Grand Prize: One person who comments on all posts will win mini packages of all 6 of our February Release Sparkle Blends! 3 Door Prizes: 3 commenters, across all blog posts, will receive one randomly selected, full size package of Sparkle Blends from the December Release! 1 Valentine Prize - 1 commenter on this specific post will receive one full size package of our Conversation Hearts Sparkle Blend!
Rules: Must be at least 18 to enter. Open internationally. No purchase necessary. All entries must be received by 11:59pm, EST, Monday, February 18, 2019. Winners will be drawn by February 20, 2019 and posted here on the blog and Facebook. Winners will have 48 hours to claim their prizes by emailing their Address to Prizes not claimed within 48 hours will be forfeit and new winners will be drawn. Here is the full hop list:
Doodles Paper Playground Fawn EK Alison (that's me!) Carolyn Annie Kelli If you're ready to start shopping, please head on over to White Rose Crafts LLC, the exclusive retailer for Sparkle Blends--and remember, as always, each of the new release blends are limited edition--so if you love one, get it now, before they're gone!


EK Gorman said…
This card is the most beautiful shaker. I adore the whole look of the card. Such a lovely card!
This lovely floral card is perfect for any occasion by just changing the sentiment on it. By making it a shaker card just adds that extra special touch that makes it outstanding.
Katrina Howe said…
Such a beautiful card
sharon g said…
Birthstone is my favorite. I love purple these days.
sharon g said…
Such pretty flowers. Amethyst is my favorite.
Denise Bryant said…
Beautiful floral card, and a pretty blend for your shaker!
The Aquamarine blend is my favorite!
MadeByMeghanK said…
Wow! I love all the colors of your card! Good Luck Charm is my fav new blend!
Such a beautiful shaker card - I love that image and the colors you used are perfect!
Judy Markowitz said…
Alison, this project is really stunning! And I really do love the amethist blend!
ionabunny said…
Very pretty shaker and that blend is such fun. Hugz
Jean said…
Your background is delightful! Love the shaker!
Sue D said…
Very pretty shaker--I like your coloring.

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