Monday, August 25, 2014

Anni-VERVE-sary Spotlight Hop 2014 / Mojo Monday #360

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Good morning :)   Today I'm sharing my take on today's Mojo Monday Tall and Skinny sketch as well as a sneak peek of the new Verve Stamps that will be released this Saturday!! Be sure to stop by the Mojo Monday Blog and play along with us...enjoy!

Welcome to our Anni-VERVE-sary 2014 Spotlight Hops!  This month Verve is celebrating 7 wonderful years and our release is filled with all sorts of treats!  All week long the Divas, along with our fabulous Guest Diva Monika Davis, will be will be spotlighting new stamps and dies.  Plus, each day there's a chance to win a $50 gift code to Verve just for commenting on our posts!  So tune in each day for a new spotlight and a fresh chance to win. Everything previewed this week will be available for purchase in the Verve online store on Saturday 8/30.

If you have come here from Charmaine's blog you are right on track.  If you just happened up on the Hop, you can follow the list below to get caught up.

Today we are featuring a set by Chaitali called Cupcakes.  This set has many wonderful cupcake sentiments and a variety of cupcake images you can mix and match.  I had to giggle when I made this card because my daughter loves to bake, so I know where this card will be going sooner than later LOL! 



Want to win some shiny new Verve? We'll be picking a random commenter on one of the hop spots below to win a $50 gift code to Verve! So be sure to leave a little comment on each blog on the list to increase your chances! Check out the Verve Blog today for full set reveals and all the prize info and deadlines!

Monday, 8/25/14
Featured Products: Cupcakes (illustrated by Chaitali Narla), Signature Sequin Mix
Today's Prize: $50 gift code to Verve


1. Julee7. Monika {Guest}
2. Teresa8. Stacey
3. Chaitali9. Maureen
4. Amber10. Laurie
5. Charmaine11. Janelle
6. Marisa12. Christyne

Time to head on over to our Guest Diva Monika's blog to see what she has created with today's set.  Make sure to come back tomorrow for Day 2 of our Spotlight Hop and another chance to win a $50 gift code to Verve Stamps!


What's In It?
Stamps:   Cupcakes (Verve Stamps) 
Paper:   Happy Day (My Mind's Eye), Pretty in Pink, So Saffron (Stampin' Up) 
Ink:  Real Red,Black (Stampin' Up), SeaGlass (Colorbox)
Accessories:   Flag It Die Set (A Cut Above by Verve), Scalloped Oval and Oval Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Twine, Button, Shine Bright Sequin Mix (Verve Stamps), Stickles, Glue Dot, Dimensionals 

68 comments:

Barb Penn said...

Marisa, your card is so fun and cheery. I love your paper choices. It's adorable.

Lyn Wallan-Smith said...

What a fun sentiment I love this set and can imagine the delight when turning up not only with a batch of cupcakes but a card as well. On my really want list :)

Lynn said...

Oh this is so fun! Loving your gorgeous/fun card Marisa!

Kim S said...

This is a CUTE set! I love the cheerful papers and colors that you have used!!

loulou said...

Great card, such a playful combination of patterns and colours. Love the fun sentiment.

Benzi said...

Cute and yummy, Marisa. I like your triple twine and that wonderful circle paper.

Mrs. GraceWorks said...

All these cards are making me hungry... : ) Cute!!

Andrene Smith said...

Wow!! I love all the patterned papers - they work so well together. Great job!

Texas JennyWren said...

Cute Card!! This set has some very cute sentiments.
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Home sweet home said...

Lovely card:)

Merethe

Tammy Mohr said...

Love the stamp set and LOVE the card. Everyone on this hop is awesome.

Jill said...

What a cute little card. I love the colors, and that polka dot paper. thanks for sharing.

Beth H. said...

Love the retro feel of this card! The sentiment is awesome! When I am in doubt, I bake:) and a lot of the time it is cupcakes!

Liz Lumsden said...

That is my daughter's motto! Cute cute card.

Sarah J. B said...

Your card is so cute! Love it!!

Tracey McNeely said...

Hey Marisa, after being away from blogland for a while your card totally made me smile--LOVE it!

Monika/Buzsy said...

Yum, yum. yum. Such a sweet card Marisa. Love the pretty colors, the twine with the button... the little flag looks great with the 'cupcake' word.

Karen Day said...

I also have a baking daughter who will love this set! Sweet card, Marisa!

Amber Hight said...

Love it Marisa! What a fun card, now I want to bake some cupcakes:)

Amy C. said...

How sweet! That sentiment is the cutest!

marylouh said...

Love all of the layers. The use of the twine was great.
Wonderful card.

Connie Wine said...

Verve! Love!!! And the cupcakes--sooooo sweet!!!

Makes me want to bake!

clavell said...

A great card and a fun stamp set!

BonnieC said...

Love everything - your colors, embellies - everything!!

Kim Woods said...

I love the colors you used. Definitely makes me think Birthday Card. Love what you did. Thank You!

Jodi McKinney said...

Great idea! :) Fun card!

D- said...

Love your YUMMY colors. This card is sure to make someone very happy indeed. LOVE how you added the cupcake sentiment on a banner. Thanks for sharing.
Crafty hugs,
D~
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Marsha said...

I really like everything about this card - the colors, the design, the embellies, and of course the new set.

Jill Norwood said...

Great card! Love the sentiment!

Miriam Prantner said...

Such cute sentiments in this set and I love the papers you chose!

Iris said...

Such a colorful and cute card - love the cupcake, the button and twine, and all the layers.
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Rosemary said...

so fun and colorful!

Stampingcountry said...

Fun Card! Life the way you did your baker's Twine.

Colorado Crafter said...

Wow, the cute sentiments just keep coming! Super cute card!!

Janelle Stollfus said...

Marisa - wow, what a fun cheery card! Love the placement of everything on this card!

sue k said...

Very cute and fun, I love the papers you used and I love all of the layers.

Sue
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Wanda Cullen said...

Love that the DP reminds me of cupcake confetti that comes in ready made mixes! Such a fun and happy card!

Jean Bullock said...

Wonderful layers and paper choices!

Janelle said...

What a darling example of the Mojo Tall & skinny sketch. Love your paper-prints combination.

Darlene Gabriel said...

Yummy card Marisa. Fun mix of DPs and colours. I'm excited about new Verve coming:)

Beverly Perdue said...

Such an awesome card! Love the bright cherry colors and the sparkle on the cupcake.

StampinLouie said...

Cutest card,I would be baking all the time!

Donna Oates said...

As always your cards delight my eye! Great choice of color!

Mary-Anne V said...

Great colours and fun sentiment.

Kris B said...

Fun card! Love the bright colors! Great button/twine embellishment! Sweet little cupcake!

Julie S. said...

Such a fun card, you used one of my favorite patterned paper packs on this. I definitely am getting the urge to bake some cupcakes soon!

ScrappyTeacher said...

Lovely color combo!

Julie Pike said...

Super cute card! This is such a great stamp set!

Maureen said...

and I say that I've never met a cupcake I didn't like. Such fun colours!

nwilliams6 said...

This is some darn good advice! Cupcakes make everything except your weight better! This card is so darn cute Marisa! Love the colors, the sentiment and all your layers. Wonderfully done! Hugz!

Vivienne Holden said...

Super fun and pretty card Marisa. Love the papers, so bright and cheerful. xxx

Heather Thompson said...

great color combo, I really enjoy the paper and twine, great release.

Dori Shelton said...

How cute are these fun patterned papers you used??!! love this card. Makes me happy just looking at it!

JoAnn said...

Love the sentiment and your pretty card and colors.

JanLM said...

Such a bright and fun card.

Jen said...

Words to live by! With the fun colors and great patterns this card is sweet in more ways than one!

Sue D said...

Very cute--I like your choice of papers and the twine bow.

19scrap57 said...

Cute card :)

Doris said...

Fun card!

cm said...

A sweet card in every sense of the word...papers, colours and patterns, as well as that darling cupcake! The sentiment *fist pump* YES!!!
Hugs~c

Megan said...

all these pretty cupcakes are making me hungry!

Sue Crease said...

Lovely card so crisp. Great colours so you.
Sue

Ruby N said...

haha lovely!

Ruby N said...

beautiful colors here, too!

Becca Whitham said...

Love, love, LOVE this!! Your use of all the different patterned paper is inspired!

~amy~ said...

Love that fun cupcake! the sentiment is great!

Annheidel said...

Fun colors!

Stacey Schafer said...

what cuteness!