Friday, November 2

In The Spotlight: Blooming Marvellous (& chance to win!)

                    GIVEAWAY CLOSED: WINNER - ALANNA (ALANNA'S SPOT IN THE WORLD)

In the spotlight today is Clearly Besotted's 'Blooming Marvellous' & here are a few cards I've made with this set....


I love sunflowers, they always make me smile....


This background was so quick & easy to stamp....


I was inspired by DT member Michelle to use kraft on kraft....

Additional Supplies: Stamps - Clearly Besotted 'Framed Sentiments' (coming soon) / Tools - EK Success Edger Punch 'Scallop'; We R Memory Keepers 'Corner Chomper'; Pepertrey Ink Impression Plate 'Simple Stripes'

Further inspiration for this stamp set can be found on Clearly Besotted's 'Blooming Marvellous' Pinterest Board.

For a chance to win 'Blooming Marvellous', please leave me a comment (open to everyone worldwide) & I will randomly draw a winner on Monday.

Thank you so much for joining me today, I really do appreciate it :) xxx

67 comments:

judy said...

I love the cards that you made with the beautiful "Blooming Marvelous" set! Thanks for a chance to win.

Caroline said...

I love these card's this is the next one on my wish (want, need ) list. I love the layout's of your card's the colours and design are fabulous. Thankyou for the chance to win. Hugs Caroline xxx

Stamps and Paper said...

Beautiful cards Steph just love the Bloomin Marvelous stamp set..thank you for giving us the chance to win

Anne

Cathy said...

Stunning cards Steph, they really showcase this set's versatility ... this one is on my Christmas wish list!
Hugs
cathy xx

Gibmiss said...

Hello Steph
Fabulous cards.... Love the flower background one .... Gorgeous...
Hugs Sylvie xxxx

Smita Satish said...

lovely cards Stephanie

Kavitha Vadhri said...

Love your cards,sun flower stamps are really beautiful,you stamp so casually,for me stamping a simple sentiment is a big task,become so nervous

thanks
kavitha

~ Ali Watson ~ said...

Creativity at its best. ...fabulous makes. Now this set is on my Suzukist as I am starring in Calender Girls next year with our amateur dramatic club here on the island so going to make the girls bookmarks for their scripts
Happy Friday have a fab weekend
Ali x

flossie said...

Love roses - these are stunning - this set is on my Christmas list

SemSee said...

Beautiful, beautiful cards Stephanie!! I have a soft spot for sunflowers!! Thank you so much for the chance to win.! Hugs, Sem xx

Michelle said...

Beautiful cards sunflowers are one of my favourite flowers , love this stamp thanks for a chance in wining it x

Louise B said...

Lovely cards. So pretty.

Crafty Cat said...

Loveley cards, the Blooming Marvellous set is probably my favourite - so versatile. Thanks for the chance to win. xxx Carol V

Tracey said...

This set is gorgeous and your cards are stunning Steph!!! xx

June K said...

Beautiful cards. Great set with two different flowers to play with.

Sue - bearhouse said...

Your cards are truly stunning Stephanie. I adore you images and the designs are so inspiring. I really like the way you use the twine, I think I may to invest in some!!
Oh, thanks so much for the chance to win too

I hope you have a good weekend
Sue

me35 said...

This is such a pretty and complete set - great for beginning stampers to build up their images

...and me, cos I just love'em !!!

Thanks for the opportunity

Margaret C

Rosietoes said...

I adore your style Stephanie. Thank you for the chance to win this superb stamp set. :)

Edna x

Sarah said...

Your cards are amazing Steph. I love the sunflower stamp and the way you've created the background with the rose stamp. Very inspirational.
Have a great day.

Sarah x

craftyb said...

A very elegant set of cards Stephanie - love the air of simplicity without compromising on style! bx

Michelle said...

I obviously don't need to win the satmp set (yay! lol) but I just wanted to say how amazing your cards are Stephanie. Thank you for the kind shout out and I am pretty sure I am going to CASE the second card, I love it!! xx

Ted said...

Stephanie, you know you continue to be my muse. :) Thanks for the chance to win, but I already own it (lucky me!)...so if my name is drawn, please let the person BELOW me win the prize. :) Thanks!

Alanna said...

Your cards are gorgeous. I don't know why I didn't order this set. I'm regretting it now. Lol

Caryn said...

LOVE!!!!

Got a heap of these coloured and {fussy} cut ready to make cards with - will post them on my blog over the weekend if I get a spare minute!!This is such a wonderful set - I am loving it!!

Big hugs,

Caryn xxx

Ujjwal said...

I recently stumbled upon your blog and I am so amazed by all the clean and simple card you create! Would love to win this amazing set! Thank You!

Miriam Prantner said...

So pretty! I really love the sunflower, the pattern for the center is great!

Anita Bowden said...

Thank you for another giveaway :) The rose in this set is stunning and your cards are beautiful Stephanie x

Betty said...

all your card designs are fantastic - especially love the sunflower cards. you are off to a great start with your new venture!

Joyce said...

All your cards are just wonderful. You have designed a beautiful set, and are using it just perfectly. Thanks for the chance to win.

shirley-bee said...

Fabulous samples, Steph! This set is definitely one for my Christmas list.

scrappyjacky said...

I just love that last card....sunflowers are my favourite flowers of all.

Marion said...

loving this set Steph - is there no end to your talent?

Marion x

Unknown said...

Love these cards, and the sunflowers are especially pretty!

Penni said...

Gorgeous cards Steph - this is such a versatile stamp set.

Hugs
Penni
X

Barbara said...

I just love this rose. So Beautiful, Thank you for the opportunity to win it

Wiola Pa said...

Beautiful simple cards I love your idea..:)

Leah said...

So pretty! Love each one:)

Kim said...

Such a stunning sunflower!

ali said...

fab cards as always nice to see the different ways you can use the set

Isha said...

All the cards are just Amazing. TFS your creativity.

Karen said...

The name of this stamp set certainly describes your cards to a T! I love the way you let the simplicity of your cards showcase the stamps Stephanie - they really are Blooming Marvellous!

Karen x

cardsandbookmarks said...

Pretty cards! Love the border and scoring on the first card! Suchan elegant effect.

betta said...

nice flowers!!!!!

magic said...

love love love x

Mary-Anne V said...

Gorgeous cards...love the large but not too big size of these flowers. Love how you created the window on the first, the simplicity of the second, soft colours of the 3rd and use of kraft on the last.

*psychangel* said...

Fabulous cards Stephanie.
Love the window on the first card, I might attempt it...
I've never thought of doing Kraft on Kraft but it looks great and creates a good effect.
Hugs, Ang x

Julianne N said...

your stamps look bloomin' marvelous :) thanks for the chance to win.

Caroline said...

Lovely cards as always. Really like the first card with the embossing

Annie said...

Am loving these stamps - they remind me of summer! AnnieS.

Milly Moo Cards said...

As always such gorgeous cards and a massive mojo boost just looking at the fab samples. Thank you so much for the chance to win not only the fab looking stamps but for the inspiration and creativity behind them. xx

amanda stokes said...

Hi Stephanie,
What a gorgeous selection of cards with some fab ideas love the background idea!
Hugs
Amanda x

Silvia said...

Beautiful set, Stephanie! Love all the samples.

Denise said...

Beautiful collection of stunning cards. These stamps are so versatile. Thank you so much for the chance of winning them and for the fab inspiration.
Hugs
Denise xx

jules said...

Wow gorgeous cards! thanks for the chance to win!

bonjen3 said...

lovely "happy" cards

Loz ♥ said...

these are gorgeous - love the sunflowers on the kraft! :)

alexandra s.m. said...

so beautiful, I couldn't pick a favorite!
TFS Stephanie ;-)

Monique said...

What a beautiful cards. Wonderful flowers. Love to make a chance to win the stamps
greetings Monique

perelka111 said...

I love the cards that you made with the beautiful "Blooming Marvelous" set! Thanks for a chance to win.

Debbie Vidler said...

Beautiful cards for beautiful stamps simply stunning so love the sunflower on craft it really is so pretty.
Debbie
x

paulettesprettypapercrafts said...

Stephanie, What lovely cards. The bead board one is my favorite! I love bead board, it speaks so loudly to my heart. I even have some in my kitchen. And I love the flowers from this set, how lovely. Thanks for a chance to win this great set.

Hussena said...

Such beautiful cards ...especially loved the kraft on kraft one...its just gorgeous!!..and thanks for a chance to win :)

Nancy L. said...

All the cards are beautiful! I can only imagine how beautiful the stamp set is!

Alex said...

These are gorgeous Steph, especially like the third one.

Hope you've had a nice weekend.

Take care,

Alex x

richardbreaks said...

These are some of the prettiest flowers EVER!!! Cheers!

Jodi said...

Gorgeous cards, but I have to say the sunflowers on kraft is my favorite....just love how that looks! Thanks for the chance to win :)

jintyoo7 said...

Whaaaaaa!!! beautiful cards :)