Monday, November 24, 2014

12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 1

Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 1. This hop will take place November 24th through December 5th and the new postings each day will be posted by 8am eastern standard time. This hop will be full of wonderful ideas and inspiration to get you well on your way of creating all of those beautiful Christmas project. This is an awesome way to get a lot of your Christmas cards, and scrapbook layouts finished, home decorations completed and maybe even be inspired to create something using a new technique that you have never tried.  There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer or two for you to visit. I will be giving away some wonderful blog candy each day of the hop from our amazing sponsors that we have for this hop. I will be posting all the winners from this hop by December 15th. Every one has a chance to win including the ladies participating in the hop and even the guest designers and the sponsors. At the end of each post I will have a list of all the sponsors who are sponsoring this hop all you need to do is click on their name to go to their sites and check out all the wonderful sites. I want to thank each and everyone of the sponsors for their generosity. It has been greatly appreciated.

Here is a complete line up for the hop in case you get lost along the way. You wont want to miss any of the wonderful projects these talented ladies have made.

1. Lisa ~

2. Lyne 
       (Our Guest Designer for Day 1)

  Now for today's project
(Click on image to enlarge)
Cut 3 pieces of chipboard 4" x 6". Ink edges all around.
Cut cardstock base for each panel 4" x 6". Ink edges all around. Attach ribbon and borders to cardstock panels. Adhere to chipboard.
Cut out your letters from solid or printed cardstock. Attach ribbon to letters if you want.
Cut squares for matting letters slightly larger than letters. Use corner rounder to round edges of squares. Attach ribbon around squares if you want. Mount letters to squares with pop-dots.  Adhere to cardstock panels using pop-dots for more dimension.
Cut out images from a diecut sheet and adhere to panels.
Punch holes for ribbon to join panels together. Tie panels together.
Add embellishments such as buttons, glitter, stickles.

 Now on to the blog candy for day 1 of this hop. Today we will have 2 winners so I will be giving away 2 different blog candies. To be eligible for the blog candy you must leave a comment on this post and be a follower of my blog. You can earn extra enteries by doing the following and leaving a comment saying you did.

*Earn an extra entry by stopping by Little Scraps of Heaven Designs
facebook Page HERE and leave a comment saying you are stopping by from the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop.

Blog Candy #1 is from our wonderful sponsor
Little Scraps Of Heaven Designs will be giving one 
lucky winner a $20.00 gift certificate to their store.

                     Blog Candy #2  is from Honeybearz Designs one
                    lucky winner will receive the following Stampin' Up punch
I want to thank each and every sponsor for all their wonderful generosity. You all are truly amazing. Here is a list of all the sponsors of this hop. Please be sure to check them all out you will be glad you did.
Honeybearz Designs
ScrappyDew -

Little Scraps of Heaven Designs -

Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons -

Cardz TV Stamps -

Designs on Cloud 9 -

Pink and Main Stamps -

Spiced Sunshine Stamps -

Craftin Desert Diva's -

Kathy's Cozies -

Scrappy Moms Stamps

SVG Attic -

Mark's Finest Papers and Stamps -

Treasure Box Designs -

The Paper Nest Dolls -

KaDoodle Bug Designs -


Now hop on over to  Lyne's blog one of our guest designers to see what she has created. 



  1. Great job on this project. Seems like this would be a lot of fun to make. BL

  2. Such a wonderful project! I am so excited to be hopping along with you again this year :)

  3. I also let LSHD know I was stopping at their page from your hop!

  4. Lisa, I love the JOY! That's a wonderful way to start off the season; with joy. :) AWESOMENESS!

  5. Your JOY sign is so adorable! I love it!

  6. Gosh, following this hop is definitely getting me in the Christmas crafting mood.
    Thanks for the wonderful projects and inspiration

  7. I’m excited to be in this hop with all of you talented ladies! Kudos on your project. Your banner is so cute!

    La-Vie B.
    Follow me at C’est La-Vie Designs Unlimited, LLC

  8. What a delightful tri fold card you crafted for day one! So cheerful! Thank you for sharing!

  9. Love the colors and design of your project - thank you for hosting this hop and sharing your love of crafting!!

  10. What a cute project, like the bright colors! Thanks for hosting and I sure hope I remember to hop all 12 days!

  11. Love your project, What a wonderful start to the Hop. The word Joy says it all. :0)

  12. Such a pretty project,, tyvm for instructions :)

  13. Stopped by Little Scraps of Heaven Designs and said Hello :)

  14. I'm stopping by all the sponsors to say thanks for sponsoring. thanks for all the inspiration

  15. Very creative project, wonderful papers and accents.


  16. great project! I would put this on my mantel! checked out the sponsors FB page, too! thanks for having me again this year!

  17. Lisa this is so cute! Thanks for sharing the directions.

  18. Love your JOY project Lisa!! Thanks so much for including me again this year !!!

  19. This is a test. I'm hoping my comments are showing....

    1. I don't see my previous comment so I will comment again on your Joy creation above. Super cute!

  20. What a great hop. I love that home decor project. I just may have to recreate it. Thanks for all the fabulous inspiration.

  21. Thanks for the hop and your creation is beautiful. I like the easy to follow instructions too.

  22. Your JOY project is lovely and the prizes are lovely too.
    isoscia at aol dot com

  23. I follow you with Google Friend Connect. Also I left a comment on Little Scraps of Heaven FB page.
    isoscia at aol dot com

  24. I loved last year´s hop and I´m very excited!! your project is so cute!!

  25. Fabulous project. Thanks so much for sharing.

    Shanna BL

  26. Beautiful and esay project! Thank you!

  27. So super cute! Love it, Lisa!

  28. love this joy sign. thanks for letting us in on the recepie.

  29. im a follower here and i also follow and commented on fb.

  30. cute sign! it's so cheery :) (BL)

  31. Adorable!!!!! Thanks for putting the hop together once again!!!!
    Miranda :) BL

  32. awesome project.. spreading lots of JOY this season!! :)

  33. I like your colorful Festive JOY banner for the holidays. I'm already a follower and I left a TY comment on Little Scraps of Heaven Designs.


    Follow me @ The Crafty Scrap Yard

  34. ooooh, as always love you stuff! tfs from BLOGGIE love

  35. How adorable. Thank you for sharing and for putting together another amazing 12 Days Blog Hop.

  36. Great project!! love the way it turned out!!! I am a follower of the blog!

  37. I LOVE your CUTE project. It is sure to bring JOY to all who see it. Thanks for sharing and for the fun hop. It is always fun to get ideas and see what others are creating to share.
    Crafty hugs,
    {Google follower}

  38. This looks fantastic! Can't wait to see everything in the hop. Great sponsors too (I commented on Little Scraps of Heaven page, fingers crossed)

  39. Super cute project Love the paper and images you used!
    I stopped by Little scraps Of Heaven and commented
    Big Blog Hugs, Janet

  40. What a BEAUTIFUL project! This will be a great addition to your Christmas decorations.

    ~Ashley W