Saturday, March 24, 2012

2nd Unofficial Crop Chocolate Blog Hop Day 2

WELCOME to the 2nd unoffical Crop Chocolate blog hop!!   If you happened by and want to start from the beginning of this 2 day blog hop (which started yesterday) here is the link to the first blog, mommyx2.
You should have gotten here from centralNYscapper's blog where clayton528 was a guest blogger yesterday (day one).
This is stop one of day two and here is today's list of blogs on the hop:  by belle (you are here), Wildflower (Jasmine), NanCDru:-Char, NinaNStephscrap happyScrappy CanuckHaf2scrap/Lucy guest blogger at centralNYscrapper and centralNYscrapper. Nine stops today so let's get started!!

My project for this hop is an Easter card.  The challenge, Bountiful Borders, was to use a manual or electric tool for a decorative edge on at least one side of the project.

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As you know, I LOVE Crop Chocolate and on this hop at least 50% of the products used had to be from that fabulous site…NO PROBLEM for me!!
Crop Chocolate products used:  Fancy Pants Thinking of You and Hot Chocolate cardstock, Tim Holtz Distress Inks-Walnut Stain and Aged Mahogany, Tim Holtz Distress Crackle Paint-Clear Rock Candy, Ranger Perfect Pearls-White and Blue, Stickles-Crystal, Twinery-Maraschino Cherry twine, Making Memories buttons
Non Crop Chocolate products:  Fiskars scallop edge punch, Martha Stewart hop edge punch, Tim Holtz Easter elements die, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, Ranger embossing powder-clear, blank folded card and clear alpha stamps from my stash.

Hope you’re having fun hopping along…next up is Wildflower (Jasmine)

Leave a comment at each blog hop stop for your chance to win great prizes!!  Comments will be open until 8am MDT on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Winners will be announced at the following blogs: centralNYscrapper and mommyx2 on Wednesday, March 28, 2012.

Thanks for stopping by!!  I hope you enjoy the rest of the projects you will see...these ladies are all VERY talented!!  While you're here become a follower of my blog and include in your comment that you did, you'll be entered to win this blog candy.  Check back Wednesday March 28th to see if you won!!
CropChocolate.com Hot Chocolate Sweet Surprise Grab Bag

77 comments:

  1. Wow beautiful card I love the chocolate rabbit it looks good enough to eat. Great job on the card! I am a follower of your blog. Thanks for sharing such a fun card!

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    1. Thanks Rox-Ann! Glad you hopped by.

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  2. Oh, this is a beautiful card! Now I have some inspiration for my Easter cards! Better get on that! :)

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    1. Thanks Karen! After all the inspiration you have provided me glad I could offer a smidge to you... :-)

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  3. I love the rabbit! Great card. Thanks for sharing with me, Scrap Happy

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    1. I forgot to tell you, I'm your newest follower!

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    2. Thanks for following Julie!!

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  4. Love the chocolate bunny! Great Easter inspiration!

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  5. The chocolate bunny makes me want to go buy some chocolate. At 1st, I thought it was a real one. GREAT job on your card . . . it is beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

    Kathy (clayton528 on CropChocolate)

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    1. Hahaha, I am sure this one does not taste NEARLY as good as a real chocolate bunny!!

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  6. OMG...So yummy! Definitely makes me think of Easter! Love it! Good job!

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  7. I love your card. It makes me want to go out and get a chocolate bunny!

    CC Name = Kiki Kuku

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  8. The chocolate bunny looks so yummy! I am a follower now too. Have always loved your cards and can't wait to see them on the next card swap.

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    1. Cards are on the way! Thanks for hopping by!!

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  9. Love your chocolate bunny! Beautiful card!

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  10. Love this it is so cool.Kinda distressed the way I like it!

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  11. Love that chocolate bunny. I am inspired to make some Easter cards now too!

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  12. This is such a great project for the hop!! Love the border. I became a follower of yours.

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  13. Yummy Easter card... I picked up a small SU! chocolate bunny stamp a little while ago from a friend of mine, and this just may be the perfect way to use it!

    And I'm now your follower too!
    Deanna (aka BettyScrappinStewart)

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    1. Thanks for following Deanna! Can't wait to see what you do with your stamp!

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  14. Never been to a blog hop before so this will be a new experience for me. I love new inspiration so I am looking forward to taking a hop through the blogs. I became a follower of your blog and look forward to seeing it in the future.

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    1. Angel-welcome to your first hop...hope you enjoyed it!

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  15. Very nice card, I really love how your bunny turned out and thanks for the opportunity to win some blog candy.

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  16. Cute Easter card, love the bunny! I am now a follower

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  17. Ette
    Your card is most beautiful. Thank-you for sharing with CC patrons.

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  18. Just luv it Michelle...want to reach out and eat that bunny!

    I'm a follower too!

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    1. Thanks Patrizia!! Happy to have you following!

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  19. Fantastic Job Belle. Love the Bunny card!

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  20. That bunny does look real! Very cute card. I like the hop punch, as well as the MS butterfly punch-seems like a good one to have :)

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  21. SO CUTE!! Love how that whole thing came together!! So many little touches to make it top notch! Nice job! :)

    I believe I'll follow your blog, too! :)

    --SharonDoesBaskets

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    1. Thanks Sharon! It was a fun project!!

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  22. WOW ! Looks good enough to eat ! This is so cute, I think I'll follow too.
    4myk9s

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  23. ooh! I just love Easter and I love your card!!

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  24. What a great card, I love that border and the bunny rocks. Following as well.

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  25. Your card is awesome! I just want to eat a chocolate bunny now! Thanks for sharing! ~RachelV

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  26. Belle - How did you make the bunny? It actually looks like a chocolate bunny! - blue

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    1. Jeannie-It is a Tim Holtz die and then I covered it with Distress Crackle Paint-Rock Candy...it worked better that I ever imagined it would.

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  27. I love the bunny card - sooooo cute!!! Thanks for participating!!

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    1. Thanks for organizing!! It was a fun hop!!

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  28. The hop border and chocolate bunny are totally cute.

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  29. Adoooorable! What else is there to say? Thanks for sharing!

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  30. So jealous that you have some Hot Chocolate (I want that collection sooooo bad)...that being said, I think it's GREAT that you managed to use a winter line for an Easter card and that bunny is awesome...looks just like the real deal! Thanks so much for sharing!

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  31. OMG!! It's too stinkin' cute! Now I have to buy that die so I can make by kid's Easter cards.

    I am now a follower...

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  32. This. Card is too cute! Love try "chocolate" bunny!

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  33. I suddenly have the urge to bite an ear! Cute!

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  34. love the chocolate bunny, very cute card and I am now a follower too!

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  35. I was thinking the same thing about biting the ear ((what?,lol)). love the card!

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  36. This is a really cute card. Love the little bunny tail and the use of the twine.

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  37. Love your Easter card,Belle! Your bunny looks good enough to take a BIG bite of! I was already a follower of your blog before the hop :)

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  38. Awww, what a cute card Belle! Not surprisingly, I love everything about it - you always do such nice work! I also took time to join your blog!
    I came over from CC!
    Thanks!
    Juliet (aka Joyce)

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  39. I think this is so cute Belle, but I love all your cards.

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  40. Haha, I thought the bunny was real chocolate at first. What a cute card! Oh and I'm already a follower of your blog. :)

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  41. Cute cute cute! Makes me crave a chocolate bunny!

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  42. love love love the bunny and twine!
    -raebae

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  43. holy bunny! It looks so real I wanna eat it! :) Started following you, I love scrappy blogs!!

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  44. Love the BUNNY! Started following you.

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