Monday, September 15, 2014

Simon Says Stamp Oct Card Kit Hop!!!


Welcome to my stop on the hop everyone! I'm very excited to get you rolling along with my card and a quick walk through video of the Friendship Has its Perks card kit!



My card is pretty simple using all elements found in the kit. Gotta love the die!


The new Maliblue ink from Simon Says Stamp matches great with the BasicGrey papers from the kit!


This is one fun kit… because I just LOVE coffee and the papers are beautiful!

GIVEAWAY!!!



Simon Says Stamp is giving away a prize pack of a selection of items from our STAMPtember® giveaway stash at each stop on the hop!

Thanks for hopping by, your next stop is to the amazing Kristina Werner! 


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Susan said...

Hi Shari I love the cards you have made with the October Simon Says card kit. Please enter me for the Stamptember giveaway. Thanks

shawn said...

Can't wait to get this kit. I think I may struggle with the papers but seeing all the bloggers creative will get me rolling.

~amy~ said...

I can't wait for this kit! Your card is absolutely amazing...I adore the colors! Thanks for the inspiration!
Yay for a Stamptember giveaway!

stamping sue said...

Shari, you call your card simple but as a stamper I know that no card is really simple so with that said your card is simply devine!
stamping sue
http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

Diana Zandbergen said...

Love it love it, cant wait

Rebecca said...

Shari, your video is so clear and wonderful--thank you for making and sharing it with us. Great card!

Enfys said...

I can always count on you to inspire! Thank you

the primitive country bug said...

Love your pretty card! Great colors and mixing of patterns. Gotta love that coffee cup die!!

Connie Cox said...

How cool is your card?!? Thank you for the inspiration. Xxx

Anonymous said...

You're my first stop on the hop, but. Gotta say that I love your card!

Penelope Tucker

jcobb said...

Love the card and thanks for sharing the video!

paperkutzs said...

Your card makes me think of my Mother...I will have to remember this kit/set when Mother's Day rolls around again.

Beth H. said...

Great card! I love the combination of patterned paper! You have just enough added elements to make the card interesting.

cm said...

A stunning card, Shari, That coffee mug is incredibly charming! Your card and your video: I love both a latte...sorry, couldn't resist (plus it's Monday morning...)
~c

Nicole Parmentier said...

I love how these papers match together in both your cards, bright and beautiful!! the coffee theme is also very welcome, they told me that we Dutch people drink the second most of it per person in the world! (the italians drink even more)

Jennifer Greer said...

Those papers are just perfect together!

Hussena said...

What a gorgeous mix of items in this kit .your card looks so beautiful ..love it !!

maureen said...

As always a well deigned card. Thank you.

Julie Odil said...

This is a great idea! Love your card.

Nancy Fletcher said...

Great card. You are so inspiring! I wasn't sure I would be able to use this kit, but you have changed my mind. Thanks!

Carol Perry said...

Thanks for walking us through the kit. That stamp set is awesome. Another wonderful kit and the cards I can make with them. Your card and colors are perfect.

Lynnea Hollendonner said...

You hand cut those circles? Wow. I couldn't do that to save my life!!
Great card!

Caleen said...

The card is super cute. Loved the video. Love Basic Grey too. The kit has some fun elements. Thanks for sharing.

Elena said...

Thank you so much for sharing this beautiful card with us!

Katrina McElhinney said...

Great job mixing all those patterns.

Ina Good said...

your card is adorable for us coffee lovers enjoying hop and new kit!

staceylovespaper said...

Love the card and the patterned paper mix, super cute

Marilyn said...

Wow these paper patterns would have terrified me but every designer has made amazing cards that I love with this kit. Shows to go you that I need the inspiration you all provide. Thank you!!

Ninch said...

Great card.

Anonymous said...

Love the colors
Linda vk

Kimberly Rendino said...

Oh Shari, how I love this one!!! The colors together are so perfect - one of my favorite combos. This is an awesome kit!!

joy said...

Your videos are done so nicely, Shari! I love this new kit, especially the cute cup die!!

Alanna said...

Super cute card.

Murtuza said...

Shari yours was the first sneak peek I saw and was sold on the kit, love the card and thanks for the video. I would agree that SSS is super awesome and generous.

Thordis said...

Great video, and an amazing card... Love how you used those pattern paper! Thanks for the chance to win :)

gypsyrover2006 said...

Thanks for this - your choice of elements work so well together. :)

Sonia said...

Waow love thess colors!!!

Tosha DelJanovan said...

Just signed up for the monthly kit! Can't wait to get it!:)

Me said...

The colors of the papers are so warm, can't wait to start creating!

Amy Acord said...

Love this card and how all your cards look!!! Great work as usual!!!

Judithann Illingworth said...

What a great card, Shari. It really helped me visualize the possibilities of this kit.

TracyM #6773 said...

FABULOUS card & video Shari!!!
LOVE the colors and design ... I didn't know that I needed theses stamps & cute die, NOW I KNOW I DO :)
THANK YOU for sharing your CREATIVE INSPIRATION!!!

Sue D said...

Very pretty. I like the dimension and the papers.

Cassie said...

Beautiful card, Shari!

karen said...

Hi Shari~ I love your card made with the OCTober Card Kit! The cup die is so adorable : )

Anja Curvers said...

Your card is really great I love it and that kit wow.

Rosemary said...

wow... really cool card!! love that little coffee cup!

Lizzie said...

love the use of papers

satu_maarit said...

Really cute coffee cup die and nice theme in Oct card kit.

Shelly said...

Such a sweet and awesome card!!! Love it!

effie said...

Great card. That little bit of steam coming up is extra fun!

Joan Smith said...

OMG what an awesome KIT Your card is so fun and fantastic......golly gosh love what you created with this kit....as a coffee lover I just think this card was made for me (LOL) You always are so clever and creative. YOU so ROCK!!

Rita Wright said...

Those papers are a bit intimidating to me, but I love how you used them and am getting excited to give them a shot!

Becky S. said...

Thanks for showing us the card! Very nice! Thanks also for the chance to win!

Liz Lumsden said...

Lo-ove it! That little die is so stinkin' cute.

Susan Jones said...

Beautiful card, love the contrast of the oranges and blues.

upcdaze said...

So cute! Love the coffee mug!

worrywort said...

I'm really excited about this kit. The card has a lovely Autumny feel.

Shelley C said...

Wow! you did a great job combining the colors in the papers. I would struggle with this. Thanks for the inspiration!

Nels Nelson said...

Your card is so beautifully layered, eye candy treats galore!

BeverlyBL said...

Love those patterned papers. Your card is so cute. Love the steam rising. Great job on the video, as well. Thanks so much.

Kathy H said...

Love the mix of patterned papers that you chose!

Jo Ann K. said...

Coffee lovers, create! Great stamp kit!

dija farukee said...

I'll agree with the die. Its really adorable. This kit is really fun to work with.

scootersue said...

Such a cute card! Can't wait to get my hands on my kit.

carolyn4723 said...

Great card..love the coffee cup die!

Joan said...

You did a super job of utilizing multiple products from the kit. And the patterned paper combo is "lush".

Gretchen Wilson said...

Make mine a Chia Latte please, I love your card and the kit is great.

Jägermeisterei said...

Wow! Love the color combination :-)

Funky Finds said...

i love lattes and this is adorable!

Cathy McClellan said...

Love your use of the color and pattern. great card

Gail Mc Nerney said...

Great card...love the color combos and patterns!!

nancy said...

Love the cup die and your card!

Lenora Clark said...

Lovely card.. love the steam!!!

Liz Gessner McAllister said...

I always love the way Shari puts together various patterns and they always look so great! I need to work on my skills !

Sabrina said...

What a cute and fun card!!

karry Lengenfelder said...

Love the kit and the card!

Jamie Hile said...

Awesome card. Love the papers in this kit.

Kim Barnhart said...

Such a cute card! I love that the kit has a die this time!

Sherrie said...

What a great card! Love this kit! Can't wait to receive mine.

Tammy Mohr said...

Adorable! I wasn't real excited when I first saw this because I don't drink coffee. After seeing some of the awesome things the designers have come up with I love it. Everyone I know does drink coffee, so it works out great.

Dottie J said...

I can never resist a patterned paper card, and fall colors.... puts it over the top for me. Love it!

Olga Direktorenko said...

Great card! The little cup is the best :)

Bridget Downey said...

Love the card!

jamie vanskiver said...

Love the card. This kit looks fantastic!

4Ucards said...

Shari, Another well done video . Love the paper collection and how well you used it on the card. Thanks a latte!

TangledBlueRose said...

Awesome card! I love your projects and I agree that die is soooooo cool! Thanks so much!~kim

Cindy said...

Love the kit--and it includes the die! Awesome!

Linda T said...

Just a lovely card Shari. Thank you so much for the great video. Love that great lil coffee cup die.

Susan Lang said...

Great card. I agree, the patterned paper looks great.

Mildred Mildew said...

This is a very cute card Shari..I love how you have the steam coming out of the coffee cup.

Janet said...

I saw motion on your card the first time I looked and realized it was the strip of patterned paper under the coffee cup that created that illusion!! Great card!

Sheila H said...

Such a cute and fun card!

Anonymous said...

What a great kick off to October's Card Kit!

windinstarsranch said...

Cute card. Great colors for cozing down for fall. Another fab job. I'm thrilled to see the addition of a die to make this a great kit.

Barb said...

You combined those patterns beautifully, Shari! Love it!

cissi said...

Your card is great, love everything about this kit!

Donna said...

The coffee cup die is awesome! I love how you popped your images, the sequins, the colors and layout. Thanks a latte Shari. Great job.!

Celine Blacow said...

I really love your card... that is really good and I love the patterned papers with it, they match just wonderfully.

Kathy Higgins said...

Beautiful card!!

Carol B. said...

I like the papers you used for your fun card!

Card Corners said...

Love the paper combination!

SaraySego said...

Loving September right now! *-*

Jenny Lee said...

Thank you for sharing you talents. I look forward to seeing what you will create next!

Shaughn Woodruff said...

Fabulous kit! I love how you pick just the right patterned paper to use together!

Robyn W said...

What a fun card kit!

Annette Allen said...

how totally fun is your card.. i love it.. that coffee cup is so totally cute.. great kit..

Tammy J said...

Super cute card. I love this kit. It is going to be so much fun.

Yvonne Morentin said...

perfect creation... and perfect timing. I am on a coffee & tea card making kick... woo hoo! awesome kit & hop... on my way to hop...

Marj said...

Love your card! I especially liked the way you used the patterned paper together--it really makes the card!

The Hare Hutch said...

Great card Shari.
Gives me inspiration to use with this fun kit.

snazzyjj said...

Love how you combine the pattern papers and the cup is so cute.

Lillian Ostergaard said...

Thanks for showing us the new kit in detail and I love your card!

Unknown said...

Love, love, love your style!!!

Kari V. said...

Wow! I just love the dimension on your card. Cutting out the steam was a brilliant choice!!

Grace said...

Loved the card. Can't wait for the kit

Sharla said...

Super cute, love the die mug and steam!

Darcy Keener said...

Adorable card!

Elizabeth Smith said...

What a great card. I just love watching your videos you make some really beautiful things.

Tasha Freeman said...

Thanks a latte for the great video and card!

Madlin Baltzell said...

Fun card!

Brenda Gordon said...

Your card is fabulous. Thank you for the inspiration.

ruth m said...

Your card is fabulous-thanks Shari! Love the kit too!

Yukari Y. said...

Absolutely LOVE your card! Once again, you coordinated all of the colors and patterns perfectly! ♥

Holly Denghel said...

The trim piece cut with different borders, that is a perfect extra detail! Brilliant!

ridethefreedomtrain said...

I love how you have the steam coming out of the mug. Great card.

@iLing said...

beautiful diecut!!! wow!

Ann Kulseth said...

Love the color combos and the patterned papers. Well done, Shari! LOVE IT!

Mary Diehm said...

Love this card kit! Your creations are super cute!!

Angelique Vela said...

What an adorable card.

MMSacca said...

All your elements work beautifully together.. Love it

Kaatje Kip said...

Nice card! And I really love the kit!

Marcie Lovett said...

Love the color combination, Shari!

melindabrein said...

Love this kit! Love your card!

Christine R. said...

Such beautiful use of the patterned papers. I love the warmth of this card - must be the steam coming from the coffee cup!

Candice Lin said...

Anything coffee or tea related is thumbs up for me! And can't resist the smiley faces! The retro paper design is a delightful surprise.

Stephanie said...

Love this kit!!

Angie said...

What a grew kit, great card too.

Amy C. said...

Adorable card! I love this new card kit!

Jessica Frost-Ballas said...

I LOVE this kit! It's so perfect for fall and the start of cold weather! :)

Teresa Kannenberg said...

Great card!

nyana janowsky said...

Thank you for this walk through! Exciting to see what's coming in the kit...can't wait! Love your video...love, love your cards!

Denise Gutshall said...

I agree -- this does look like a fun kit. Love the steamy cup of coffee!

desimon2 said...

I love your card. I esp love how you have mixed patterns and it still looks great. I need more practice at doing that.

Marissa said...

Love your videos! Thanks so much for sharing!

Deepti Stephens said...

Hi Shari.. I LOVE your cards and I LOVE watching you create. This card is SO trendy.. Thanks a lot for the great inspiration.. :)

Irene Grau said...

I love these colors, Shari! They're so warm...just like a good cup o'joe!

Carol Didier said...

Fun card! I love your paper choices. Latte Thanks to you!

Brenda in IN said...

I love that coffee cup, the shape reminds me of one we used to have. Really pretty paper and sentiments in this kit.

Monica P said...

Gorgeous kit for this month, card is awesome. Thanks so much for sharing

conil said...

Your the master of mixing patterns. The card is Gorgeous.

Angela said...

Love, love, love!

Joni said...

My very first kit! Can not wait to get it!

Eva said...

Great card! This kit really has nice colours in it.

Crystal Rose said...

What a clever caption!

cynthiacornel said...

Thanks for sharing!

Andy said...

Beautiful card - so inspiring! Thanks for the post!

Kirti patel said...

this is a cuplicious kit

Terri (blindstamper) said...

I love that so many of your cards come with a video! Thank you!

Lisbeth Rimmer said...

Great card...I love coffe

Lisbeth Rimmer said...

Great card. I love a good cup af latte

Theresa said...

As a fellow coffee lover, I have to say your card is fabulous!

Pia Krogh Larsen said...

It would be an AMAZING SS prize to win!! Thanks for the chance.

Carole said...

Shari, love your card. I have many coffee-drinking friends who will adore cards made with this kit.

Souize24 said...

As always - love it!

Kim Nir said...

Lovely card, I really like it!

CONNIE BROOKS said...

Im so happy I just joined the SSS card kit club a few weeks ago. Ill be getting this kit as my first one. So Happy! BTW Shari..your card is really cute...can I case it to send to my coffee-loving daughter?

Iris Esther Lopez said...

Shari, this card if fabulous. I love coffee too. This kit looks like so much fun.

Tricia Schaden said...

I wish I had the confidence to mix patterned papers like that - it is such a stunning result. thanks for the demo and inspiration!

Filippa said...

Lovley cards!! Amazing cardkit! My last stop in this hop... ;-)

Diana N. said...

What a great card! While I am not a coffee drinker, coffee stuff is very trendy! I really like the coffee cup die and the ink pad that are included in this month's kit!

jacquelyn trinidad said...

You're one of my favorites. Always show amazing stuff! Love, love your art journal videos. Get excited when I see there's a new one posted.

Anonymous said...

Love the card, can't wait to get my Kit!
TFS
Anita

Val said...

Such a cute card. I can't wait for the October kit to arrive!!

Jette Toft Balsby said...

Love the card and the kit.

Sallee P. said...

Oooh! I love both your cards. These papers are fun combined with the coffee theme :)

Stephanie R/S said...

Such a fun card luv the steam coming out of the cup

Gabby Lou said...

I always love a Shari card!! She is amazing! First stop on the hop was great! Gabbylou@live.com

(lia) said...

Wow! I love your use of multiple patterned papers! I'm always so afraid of mixing but you've perfected it.

Traci said...

Lovely Shari!

LesLee said...

I love all the patterned paper.. they "blend" so nicely!

Barbara M. said...

Love this die! Great Card!

NanW said...

Love anything coffee related and that die is great!

halomom said...

I really like that coffee cup die! I wonder it it is available for purchase by itself?

sandy said...

Your cards are always great! Thanks:)

Daniela said...

Beautiful card. Can’t wait to get my kit in the mail.

Anne O'Donnell said...

No one, but no one uses patterned paper to such effect as Shari Carroll - this is a must make card for me! Thanks for the hop - love the ideas and the time to ponder the possibilities while awaiting the kit.

Fefi Piucci said...

The newest card kit is amazing, i can't wait to know if i won!

Marilyn said...

Awesome card Shari, I love how you mixed those strong patterns and they look so well together.

Brenna said...

I too LOVE the papers and really the Kit is my style. I really like the cards you've created Java-riffic. Thank You for the oppourtunity to win this kit.

Tona said...

I love what you did with this kit!

Kaylin Krawczyk said...

love the color choices the paper is just great

Maggie said...

Loved the video and how you showed that you used all the elements. Your cards are beautiful. Thank you

Sandra Johnston said...

Love the colors and design of your card! Can't wait to get my card kit.

Brithzi said...

Nice card! I love coffee so the die and stamp set is just up my alley. Thanks for the video.

Gomunk said...

Fall colors and coffee, I'm sold!

Hattie Hatcheck said...

Creative use of color, of course, I expect that from you. Love your design.

Kim Potts said...

Lovin the coffee cup die! Thanks for the video Shari, super cute card!

Maggie said...

Enjoyed your video, thank you. The cards are amazing and I love how you used the items in the kit

Casey-Diane said...

I love those hearts and the way you cut out the steam and have them coming up from the cup! Very cool.

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