Friday, March 01, 2013

Simon Says Stamp March Kit Blog Hop!


We’re all ready for Spring. Are you? This month’s card kit, Friendship Flowers is the perfect kit to get you in the mood for flowers blooming and Springtime weather. I was excited to start playing with it and to be part of this blog hop. I've created a sweet little card featuring the stamps from the March Card kit. I'm ready for SPRING... are you?


 Here's a look at the card I've created.


I'm in LOVE with the colors in this kit!


I've also shot a little how to video for your viewing pleasure!


And now to the giveaway part! Leave a comment on this blog post and one lucky winner from my blog will receive a $50 E-Card to shop at Simon Says Stamp. We will draw a random winner on at 9:00 AM EST on Saturday, 3/9/13 so be sure to leave your comment by then.

Thanks for visiting! The next stop in the Simon Says Stamp March 2013 Card Kit Blog Hop is the uber amazing and talented Nichol Magouirk. If while hopping, you encounter a broken link, you can go back to the beginning for links to everyone who is participating in the hop.


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  1. Love your style! Thanks for a chance to win!

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  2. Love how the flowers really stand out!

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  3. What a sweet card!! I really love the layout and the colors you used!! Esp the background!!

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  4. LOOOOOOOOOOOVE your Creations Just Perfect in every way!!!!

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  5. It's all the little touches that make this card spectacular. The twine. The scalloped edge. The variations of the different blossoms. Wonderful!

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  6. I love this card thanks so much for sharing it!

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  7. Love the stamping on kraft, very pretty!

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  8. Sooo great cards here too. I really like the ones on craftsheets, they looks awesome.

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  9. Such a charming, springtime card, Shari! We're lucky to have two videos from you today! (loved the Hero Arts one too!) Happy weekend! :)

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  10. Stunning card, Shari! The yellow flower really POPS off the kraft! :)

    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  11. Such a lovely card. Just stunning. Thanks for sharing

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  12. Love the colors too. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  13. Gotta love those layers! TFS!

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  14. Beautiful! Love how that yellow flower just pops!

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  15. Very cute card!!

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  16. These are lovely - very pretty!

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  17. This is so sweet and springy! Love it!

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  18. I love the bow at the base of the flower, so so cute.

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  19. Such a sweet design, simply stunning, love it!!!

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  20. Yay, for Spring :) Love this color combination! Very pretty card!!!

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  21. Love love love spring and these kit is filled with all the fun spring colors.. Lovely card.

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  22. Great card!! love the colors!!

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  23. Nice love the yellow flower appeal

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  24. Such a nice combination of layers and colors.

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  25. These are such gorgeous colours. Love this card.

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  26. Absolutely LOVE your spring card! The added touches like the scallop border and twine makes so much difference. Thanks for sharing and for the chance to win.

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  27. Shari....love, love, love. Thanks.

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  28. What a pretty card! And thanks for the video too!!

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  29. This is so pretty! I am so loving the colors in this kit!

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  30. I am really loving this card - the color combo is gorgeous!!

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  31. Very pretty card. It is so soft and springy.

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  32. Watched your video on YouTube about 20 minutes ago and fell in love with that polaroid cut out!!! I don't know what's taking me so long to finally try it out--it's quite simple. Your card is SO beautiful and I enjoy watching your tutorials, because your explanations are clear and easy to follow. LOVE the different stamping you did with the white pigment ink--really adds flair to the card! (:

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  33. Wow, that card kit is great, I love the card you made using it! Your use of the DP and the stamps is gorgeous! Hugs, Hanneke

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  34. What a pretty card! I love the colors!!

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  35. I am such a flower person ... great way to use the March stamp kit to make a fresh spring card with all the little added touches!!!!

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  36. I absolutely love the soft colors and wonderful layout of this beautiful card, Shari!

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  37. Cute, cute card!! I am loving all this inspiration:)

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  38. Luv the card! This stamp set...well I'm in luv with:)

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  39. I can see how this card is related to the one you showed us yesterday. Love the simple design with the pop of yellow and I also love how you've created your own background paper. It really helps to pull everything together. I am learning so much from watching other people's videos. TFS!

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  40. VERY CHEERY card!
    I wanted to play along with the SSS March card kit yesterday.
    here is what I created http://flic.kr/p/dYGCDP
    LOVE the versatility of this stamp set:)

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  41. Shari, I love your style. You design great cards and wonderful videos. Looking forward to making your card when I get my March kit.

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  42. Your pretty cards have me wishing for spring. Unfortunately we are still buried in snow in this part of Idaho.

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  43. Great work, as always. Onepinkdaisy

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  44. I really like your pretty card especially the colors you've chosen for it. the stamps that Kristina designed are so versatile. I ready to jump in and use the kit after the hop. I got so many great ideas. Thanks so much for sharing your ideas with all of us.

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  45. Love that blue paper and your card.

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  46. Beautiful card! I love the flower!

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  47. Shari, love the soft spring colors and background stamping in your card. I love the extra little touches too!

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  48. Love how you've used the stamps in white, and the yellow flower just pops off the card!

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  49. Love your card, beautiful soft colours :)

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  50. Your card is so fresh and happy. Love it.

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  51. Such a soft beautiful card. Love the colors!

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  52. You are card is just amazing, like you. Thanks for sharing.

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  53. Gorgeous gorgeous card, Shari. Amazing as always.

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  54. What a beautiful card. I love these colors! Come on Spring!!!!

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  55. You ladies are seasoned pro's . I am always so impressed with what you do.

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  56. Marilyn in MichiganMarch 01, 2013 10:43 AM

    I love your "faux polaroid"! Such a cute card.

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  57. Fabulous card! Love the design! :)

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  58. Really love this card kit, would love a chance to win it. Thank you for sharing your card, it's lovely.

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  59. I love that yellow flower. So sweet!!

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  60. Lovely! I can't wait for spring; these cards are all so pretty. I want to see some real flowers too!

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  61. your creations are always so inspiring for me. i love this card...the soft, soothing colors are making me want spring to interrupt our current snowstorm ;)

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  62. Beautiful card! Love all the dimension!

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  63. ooh! Love your pop up polaroid! Thanks for sharing!

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  64. This is such a fun, fun card! TFS!

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  65. Love your card--beautifully done. Thanks for sharing the tutorial.

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  66. this is so sweet. Love the pop up flower.
    grace

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  67. Great card! Love how you created that polaroid, the stamped scallop border is such a sweet little touch.

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  68. fabulous card Shari :) love the colours and layout :) :) TFS

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  69. Shari, I always look forward to the lovely cards you make. :) Thanks for another great share.

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  70. I love what you've done with this card. And you've used so many of the stamps in the kit.

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  71. Darling card - I love how the ink looks on the kraft background, very soft and sweet!

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  72. I'm so ready for spring, what a perfect card to celebrate!

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  73. What a simple sweet card, I LOVE it!

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  74. Shari, I love the way you stamped the background motif with the little flowers. Can't wait to receive my March kit so I can have some fun too!

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  75. Pat
    What a fun card! Thanks for the video too!

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  76. The sentiment is adorable. I love the flower stamp set!

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  77. I love the color combination of your card...lovely!

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  78. Wow!! So pretty and elegant!!
    Love it!
    TFS!

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  79. I am really enjoying the variety of examples from the same stamp set. So instructive.

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  80. SWEET card and GREAT video!!! I LOVE that darling little flower and all of the stamping details you added in the backgrounds!!!

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  81. I am really enjoying this blog hop. Lots of great cards and ideas.

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  82. very pretty. love all the stamping you did with the white ink on the papers...gonna try that. :)

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  83. Hello Spring, indeed! Such a pretty spring card.I'm REALLY sick of winter and more snow on the way. Thanks for the lovely card to jump start my spring fever!

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  84. Thanks for a great video, I enjoyed it. I adore the new stamp set and the new kit. Your card is adorable. I'm not sure I could cut out that flower so perfectly tho. (lol) Thanks so much. bluemoonbyniteatyahoodotcom

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  85. I have been a SSS CArd Kit member since its first release. Just love the inspiration you give us to use it!

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  86. Don't know if you intended it but I see the first bloom of spring standing tall and proud in a late winter snowfall...

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  87. Loved the pretty card and the video.

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  88. Simply adorable card Sharri! I love the idea of a faux polaroid for the focal point, and the small flower stamps make a simple and sweet background. Thanks you for all your inspiration and terrific video!

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  89. Gorgeous card Sharri :-) the whole design is fabulous :-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  90. Such a lovely card. Just stunning. Thanks for sharing

    Hugs from Brazil

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  91. Love it, Love it, Love it!!

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  92. very sweet - thanks for the tutorial - love hearing you talk about why you do things.
    Sandra ltb

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  93. love the polaroid frame, the background stamps . . . EVERYTHING! So cute. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  94. Gorgeous card...thanks for the inspiration and the video!
    xxx Margreet

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  95. Your card is so pretty, I actually laughed w/glee.

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  96. The colours are beautiful and go so well together - TFS

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  97. Love your spring card!
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  98. AWESOME!! Thanks so much for sharing and for the chance to win!! The video was a nice added surprise!! Have a fabulous weekend!! =)

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  99. Thanks you for sharing your talent with us, Shari! You are so creatively gifted! :)

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  100. This is really pretty and I love those colors. Thanks for the video.....they are so helpful!

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  101. Such a pretty card~ love the colors in this month's kit!

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  102. I LOVE the bright colors! LOVE the card.

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  103. I love the colors in this kit!

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  104. Shari, you are the best, Looooove your work soooooo ....xo

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  105. Very springy card... so cute!

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  107. Very pretty....love how the flower is fussy cut and placed on a kraft panel.

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  108. We are heading into autumn on this side of the world, so your spring cards are a welcome sight.

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  109. So beautiful! There is some *serious* talent on this hop!!

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  110. I like how your flower pops out of the card!
    Thank you for the video, too!

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  111. Always love your videos!

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  112. love the pop of color with the yellow flower - spring here we come! thanks for sharing.

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  113. Love the pop of the bright cheery flower! Such a pretty card!

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  114. such a CUTE card. so fun and CHEERFUL!

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  115. Lovely choice of colour combination.

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  116. Must pin your card! so inspirational!

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  117. Great card, Shari! I love the colors and the sweet sentiment :)

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  118. Love your card, the video and this stamp set, Shari!

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  119. Lovely card Shari Thanks for the tutorial. Never noticed the steam with the leaves because nobody until now use it.

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  120. thanks for the video! love the card!

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  121. Love the card! Thanks for the video and chance at the giveaway!

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  122. She hits it out of the park - again! ;)

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  123. I adore the flower. You cut it so clean I would've thought that you used a die or a punch.
    Gorgeous card, gorgeous!!!

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  124. Love that happy flower and how it hangs off the layered pieces.

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  125. Gorgeous card! Love your designs and videos x

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  126. Great cards! I love everything in this kit! The stamps are so fun and springy!
    DeniseB

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  127. I LOVE your card, Shari, and Always enjoy your videos!
    You go with such beautiful color choices.
    This stamp set really seems to have a lot of Cool images -- would Love to Win.
    Thanks for the chance!

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  128. Darlene SatkewichMarch 01, 2013 2:55 PM

    Gorgeous card! Thanks for the video and a chance to win@

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  129. Super sweet card. Thanks for the video and chance to win the kit too!

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  130. Beautiful card. I love how you used the white ink.

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  131. Beautiful card!! Thanks for the video and a chance to win.

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  132. I love your card! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  133. Such a "spring-y" card! Would love to win..........
    Laura

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  134. thanks for sharing your wonderful creations with us

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  135. Great colours, great card! Would love to win. Thanks for the chance :)

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  136. Lovely card - I especially LOVE how you added dimension by popping up the focal layer, the flower, and the center! This kit has awesome papers and images ... thanks for a chance to win some shopping money.

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  137. Love your card, Shari - that daisy is so happy! I agree - the colors in this kit are wonderful!

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  138. I love the colors on this card - perfect for spring! Thanks for sharing some cool tips to maximize the great stamps in this set.

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  139. Love your card. Beautiful work. Thank you
    Linda T

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  140. Great card. I love how you popped the flower! So cute!

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  141. Thanks for sharing. Love the card.

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  142. You always amaze me and inpsire me with your fantastic creations!! thanks for the wonderful ideas

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  143. I really love this kit!!! So many cute spring flowers and pretty papers!
    Love your card, Shari! You always inspire me with your creativity...thank you! And, thank you so much for the video!

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  144. Hello Spring! This kit looks amazing! Thanks for sharing your talents!

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  145. Absolutely beautiful card!! Clean, simple and STUNNING!

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  146. Love love love your card. The polaroid look is just darling. I receive this monthly kits and just love each and every one of them. Kristina Werner is so talented, and her stamp sets are just delightful. I enjoyed your video and was inspired by your card! Thanks for sharing. It is so generous of you to offer a SSS money gift. Would love to win anything from that fabulous store! Thanks for the opportunity to possibly be a winner. BTW, love your journal pages, and am anxiously waiting for the next installment! Those are also very inspirational. You make it look so easy, which speaks to your wonderful talent.

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  147. How fantastic! Love your fun cheery design!
    Thanks so much for the chance to win!

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  148. The reciever of that card will be so happy!

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  149. Awesome card and what a great kit to work with, spring is everywhere with this card.

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  150. so pretty!thanks for showing how versatile is the flower stamp set
    Holly

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  151. i don't think i've ever seen a card you've made that didn't make me gasp. stunning, especially the popped up flower.

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  152. The bright yellow flower surely say ps Spring! Very cute.

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  153. What a springy card! In Wi, spring seems like it will never come! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  154. I love the color combination you have used. The soft yellow and blue pair so well with the kraft colored paper! Great video too.

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  155. Great card, love the flowers.

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  156. I love how the color of the flower makes the card come alive!

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  157. This is such a happy card! I think the kit just screams happy and Spring.

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  158. Clean and simple. Cheery and bright. Thanks for sharing

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  159. Great card and great tutorial! That flower is so cheery!

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  160. Cute, Cute, Cute! Love your card. Thanks for sharing!

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  161. Such a lovely card. The colour combinationn is just perfect :)

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  162. That is such a pretty card! I love how the flower pops off it. :)

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  163. You have really done an amazing job with the stamps and papers from this kit, Shari! I love everything about your card. Thanks for the video!!

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  164. Very lovely card! Thank you for the video too =)

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  165. Cool card and a video! Thanks.

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  166. Thanks for the video - just love the stamp set!

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  167. I enjoyed your video very much. I love the way the card turned out.

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  168. This just screams pring, i am loving it. Fantastic kit. Great card.

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  169. Cute! I'm convinced I need to get this kit!

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  170. Adorable page. I love how the flower pops off the page.

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  171. A very cute card, I love the flower.

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  172. Lovely card-- I agree with above comment...I haven't bought a kit before..but I think I need to... Thanks for the chance to win!

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  173. I love watching your videos. Great card! Thanks for chance to win.

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