Friday, November 30, 2012

12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 7

Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 7. This hop will take place November 24th through December 5th and the new postings each day will be posted by 9am 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 on December 9th. 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 Pontious ~
Suzanne ~

(Guest Designer)

2. Ashley ~

3. Theresa~

4. Sheila-

5. Jillian ~

6. Pam (Mama LoveBug) ~

7. Rebecca~

8. Teresa~

9. Madge~

10. Jessi~

11. Miranda~

12. Shawnee ~

  Now for today's project 

Now on to the blog candy for day 7 of this hop. 
Today's wonderful sponsor is Graphic 45.
Graphic 45 has sponsored the following from their
Nutcracker Sweet Collection.
(please note paper pad is a 8x8 paper pad)

To be eligible to win this blog candy you must do the following:
1. Leave a comment here on my post 
2. Become a follower of my blog 
3. In your comment you must tell me what is your favorite 
Graphic 45 Collection
4. I would also like you to stop by Graphic 45's facebook page and 
leave them a comment telling them thank you for being such a wonderful 
sponsor of the hop and like their facebook page.

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.

1. Bo Bunny

2. Pazzles

3. My Creative Time

4. KaDoodle Bug Designs

5. Little Scraps of Heaven Designs


7. Designs by Sarah's Custom Blog & Blinkie

8. Paper Piecings by Nikki

9. Scraptastical Kreations

10. Designs on Cloud 9

11. Joy's Life

12. Scrapping Bug Designs

13. Cardz TV Stamps

14. PSA Essentials

15. Theresa

16. Barbara Ohanlon

17. Ashley

18. Lisa (Honeybearz Designs)

19. Paper Creations by Mindy

20. Tsunami Rose Designs

21. LoveBug Creations

22. Lucy Kelleher-Close to My Heart Independent Consultant

23.Pinque Peacock

24. Patty's Craft Spot

25.  Paula Luvs 2 Stamp

26. Graphic 45

Now hop on over to see what Suzanne one of our guest designers has created.


  1. What a beautiful page! My favorite Graphic 45 design is, Little Darlings:) I went to their page and thanked them for their generosity.

  2. i love your you incorporated the two thoughts. It would be a toss up between A Place In Time and Little Darlings as the favorite of Graphic 45. i left a comment on their page..


  3. Love your LO Lisa. The sentiment is just beautiful and I love the little fireplace with the stockings. Very Clever.
    My favorite has to be some papers in the "Tropical Travelogue" collection called "Oceania" Love them.
    Hugs, Rosalee

  4. Lovely Christmas layout, ready for the holidays! I love Ladies Diary, and haven't purchased that one yet!

  5. Love your Layout! Graphic45 has the cutest Collections! Since I Love Christmas and Halloween so much. I had to pick NutCracker Sweet and Happy Hauntings. I also went over to their Facebook Page and told them Thanks for being a Sponsor. I'm off to hop now! :0)
    cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

  6. I just love the fireplace and the stockings on it - your layout is lovely. I went to the FB page for Graphic 45 and left a comment - I am a follower here as well and I have been doing the hop since day 1 - as far as Graphic 45 paper - I could not pick a favorite - too many lovely collections but I do like Three A Ladies' Diary Project Sheets - Thanks for the hop this week - I am off to hop now.

  7. Love your layout ,very pretty...MaryG.

  8. Loving all your sweet layouts and all the amazing prizes! I really love Graphic 45 so it's hard to choose a favorite but I guess that would be A Place in Time and Happy Hauntings! Left a comment on the Graphic 45 FB page and am already a follower!

  9. I love your lay out! It's gorgeous you did a great job. I love the Graphic 45 Christmas paper.... I can't choose just one. Thanks so much for sharing. I'm a follower and I hopped by the Graphic 45 fb page.

    racincrafts at aim dot com

  10. wow, love the layout, such cute stockings.

  11. This is such a great layout...I love those stockings

  12. Great LO. I love the stockings on the fireplace.


  13. Great layout!! I really like a lot of Graphic 45's paper but right now this is my favorite!!! I need more of it for sure!!

  14. Wonderful LO! One of my favorites from G45 is Olde Curiosity Shoppe!!
    phenis2031 at yahoo dot com

  15. my fav g45 line is the Magic of Oz!! I also like the Alice in wonderland set a LOT! I went to their facebook and thanked them and I follow thanks so much for the chance to win!

  16. I love anything by Graphic 45 - the materials are so clever and unique to create paper treasures! Thanks for sharing today! I also thanked them for sponsorship!
    pam_lash at yahoo dot com

  17. Beautiful lo! Graphic 45 is such an awesome company and you did amazing job with this line!! I love the fireplace. It reminds me of when I was a kid!

    Jvilla95ar at

    1. I forgot to put my favorite Graphic 45 Collection is Steampunk and I just posted on their wall too!!

  18. Sadly I do not own any Graphics 45 yet but will definitely be on the look out for this Nutcracker one. Off to like their FB page right now! TFS~Mary M

  19. Another great project and another great sponsor! This hop rocks!
    My favorite collections is Bird Song. I liked their Facebook page and left them a comment as well.

  20. Fabulous page!!
    My Favorite G45 Collection is Curtain Call :)

  21. Your LO is lovely and cheery.

    marg0006 at verizon dot net

  22. Love graphic 45 paper. Especially the kraft paper designs.

    marg0006 at verizon dot net

  23. Your layout is just stunning the colour combo is beautiful. TFS!