Monday, July 18, 2011


Welcome to the 100th House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge
To celebrate this milestone, we are having a blog hop.
Our Teamie, Lisa chose the celebration theme for our blog hop, BUTTONS, BOWS,BLING IT UP, any or all of these.

What I used on my card:

Flowers - Prima
Paper - Pearl Pink card stock, Gingham, Martha Stewart
Sunburst disks - Pizzazz APlenty
Crystals - Michael's
Pink stone swirls - 7 Kids College Fund
Butterfly was a gift from a friend
Spellbinders die
Sentiment - Art Impressions
Colored with Copic Markers

Rules for   MY  Blog Hop Prize Give-a-way
Two lucky winners will be chosen randomly after the blog hop is over.

1st Prize

An unmounted birthday House Mouse Stamp set.

2nd Prize

Embellishment selections from our new sponsor

To be eligible for MY blog hop prizes, you must be a follower on my blog.

You must have entered a card/project in the 100th Challenge using a HM stamp
and followED the theme.

Enter your name in the link below

Rules for the main blog hop prizes.

To be eligible for the prizes (AND THERE ARE A LOT OF WONDERFUL PRIZES)
that are going to be given away after the hop is over (see them all listed BELOW)

 You must be a follower on the House Mouse Site.
You must enter a card/project using the theme AND House Mouse stamps for our 100th challenge.
You must visit each person on the design team and our July guest design team members, you can find the list at the House Mouse Blog site  and leave a comment,
AND leave a comment on the House Mouse Blog site.


We are very lucky to have these FABULOUS SPONSORS who have GENEROUSLY donated amazing prizes. We highly value your SPONSORSHIPS and are happy to have you on board!! :)

TAKE a good look at this WONDERFUL line-up and their AMAZING PRIZES...

Sponsor #1

Sponsor # 2

10 packs of House-Mouse Decoupage
Sponsor # 3

Will have 2 winners for 3 Digi Downloads Each

Di's Digi Downloads is a great little company offering lots of super adorable digi stamps. Diane will again be Offering 3 free Digis to ONE LUCKY player - for this challenge. So make sure to play along for your chance to win!!!!

Sponsor # 4
K n' K Designs

4 Free Digi sets

Sponsor # 5

A $10 embellishment gift package
including: Flatback pearls and rhinestones; Victorian
Cameos; flowers, dream string, luster twine and a gel picker

Pizzazz Aplenty began with only a bit of bling and some ribbon, but in the last few months, we've added so much more... from cardstock to cello bags, as well as charms, stick pins, brads, buttons, cords, twines, laces, and over 20 colors in flatback pearls and rhinestones. The newest additions are teardrop pearls, button stick pins, leaf pins, heart pins, resin cameos and flowers! Please stop by for a look at our store: Pizzazz Aplenty

Sponsor # 6
R K Stamps

Ally at RK Stamps is going to offer two of the new House-Mouse Designs release stamps!!!!

Sponsor # 7

Emma @ Crafty Emma's Store

A £10.00 voucher to Crafty Emmas Store, excluding P&;P

Sponsor # 8

Simon Says Stamp has a $15 Gift Card PRIZE to the wonderful Simon Says Stamp store!

In business since 2002, Simon Says Stamp is striving to offer you the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards & Paper Crafting Supplies in the world. They stock over 100,000+ items, offer you quick service & 1 stop shopping at a great price!

Sponsor # 9

  • Offering a £10 gift voucher


  If you have arrived here from Sue Cooper's (scoopy's) blog you're in the right place. 

Check out the Design Team creations and get some inspiration, then ink up those stamps and join in the fun.  The challenge runs through Sunday July 31st.

Now, hop on over to Sue Kment's blog to finish up!

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great Monday.  Until later.....


America said...

Love how youve colored this super duper adorable girly image. Gorgeous floral detailing and fab BLING. Looks like you've surely covered all the B's. :) Love this.

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

I feel in love with card making when I laid eyes on a house mouse stamp...the rest is history. This is the first time I have seen your stamp adorable and wonderful composition.

Lauren Hatwell said...

What a gorgeous, girlie card Sue. I love it. Lx

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful card you have made sue.
great and fun image.
goodluck with the challenge.

greetings karin

Lori Barnett said...

SUE!!!! That is ADORABLE in EVERY WAY! LOVE all the bling! You rocked this challenge gf!!!

Anonymous said...

Hello sweet friend!! YAY! So happy to come visit with you and see your super GORGEOUS mousie creation here!! Love your take on the challenge and such stunning details too!! WOW!!

I just HAD to join ya all in this special celebration as it's way too HOT to be outside! So I'll be back soon to link up my card here for ya hun!! Thanks for the fun and I hope you're enjoying your Summer hun!! HUGS

NanaConnie said...

Such a precious image, wonderfully colored! Love the flowers and the bling. Such fabulous detail and all of it perfect!

Anne B. said...

Gorgeous card! What is the name of this adorable stamp?

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue ,, everything is so beautiful ! the image is just sooo cute and all the embellies, colours and bling are perfect ,, I love this :-)

Lols x x x

,,,,, hopping along ,,,,,

Christine said...

Hiya GF Sue WOWZER girly creation you got here... all pink & lush stunning image & colouring love love love the all the bling..

smiles teamie Christine xx

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww this is so beautiful, awesome colouring as always, gorgeous embelies, lovely design, sue,x

agapanthus said...

Love your bling and beautiful butterfly on this really pretty card! Just fab! Best wishes Karen x

Gill McCall said...

what a beautiful card. Its been fun taking part as GDT for july.

joydee1963 said...

I am a new follower,Your card is so pretty,love the butterfly,Also your dog is very cute,joydee1963 at yahoo dot com

Gemma said...

such a lovely card. gemma x

Lorraine said...

this is stunning i just love it xx

Kat said...

Gorgeous card Sue. Love that super-cute image, beautifully coloured and great bling.

I'm really enjoying being GDT with the HM&F DT this month. Everyone has been so welcoming. Unfortunately I've seen so many lovely images that I really need now lol!

Kat xx

Lynn said...

Such an adorable card and wonderful coloring of the image! Love the colors you used and enjoyed having a look at your blog! tfs

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

I secretly stalk your blog, so I am excited that I get to come here again! This missy mouse has on the perfect amount of makeup. Gorgeous!

Valerie said...

This is so much fun! I'd LOVE to win!!!!!!!!

Lee said...

Ohhh the pink, the bling, the coloring...all amazing!! I love all the roses!!

Victoria said...

stunning work x

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Such a sweet and pretty card.
Thanks for a great blog hop.
Caroline xxx

Jocelyn said...

I love that butterfly, it finishes off your lovely card just right.

April said...

So sweet! Such a cute girly card. I love your layout and all the added touches.

Anonymous said...

reallt cute love all your stickles and great bling! super cute card, and fabby blog hop stop! thanks hugs Samantha :)

E. Marie said...

What an adorable image - so girly!! Love the use of pink plaid for the die and flowers and bling.

Catherine said...

So gorgeous, that stamp is wonderful!!

ribenaruby said...

Hi Sue, hope you're well. Brilliant easel card, so elegant. Wonderful colours and beautiful look to that butterfly. Thanks for sharing your fab card, won't enter your candy this time but huge congratulations to the whole team! Ruby x

Yvette said...

Beautiful! Love it!

Anne Fenton said...

Love your image...I have never seen this image is

Anne said...

Oh. My. Word. What a totally blingalicious brilliant card! Amazing details and makes me smile looking at it! Congratulations on 100 challenges

Tini A. said...

Ooohhh Sue... your card looks soooo beautiful! Love it! And I love Blog Hops ;)
Hugs Tini

CraftyLyn said...

nice card.

VICTORIA said...

I don't remember if i left a message or not but I love your card and TFS. If I already left a comment I guess you can delete one. Am a new follower and I am almost thru the hop. There is a lot of talented ladies in this hop.

Tracy said...

Absolutely gorgeous card!!!

Mrs.B said...

Beautiful card Sue, haven't seen this image before. Love all the 'bling' you have used and all the little details.
Avril x

Lorie said...

How cute, cute, cute is this card! I'm a new follower and I'm off to link my card up!

scrapperjulia said...

Beautiful card, Sue! Love that primping little mouse! Thanks for the fun blog hop!

Mickaela Sundkvist said...

Ahh, i just love that sweet little mouse and you really gave her a sweet frameing. I just love the halo of pink around the edge of the mouse, it looks like some of the rouge spilled over and then the glitter around the circle, just wonderful!

Love Mickaela

Seafield Jo said...

Gorgeous card Sue, I love it. Jo x

Helen said...

Gorgeous card - love all the sparkle!
Helen x

stampqueen said...

Love your little make-up Mouse - sooo sweet!!!

crafty amy said...

This is so beautiful! I love all the details you have added :D
Thank you for a great hop I will be back again when I have made my card.


Amy xx

Aleksandra said...

Hi Sue,

What a lovely card. The image is so adorable and you've colored it so nicely.

I wish you a great day!

XxJULESxX said...

Hi Sue wonderful card the image is adorable and love all the bling!

thimbles bobbins paper and ink said...

Oh Sue...this is adorable. She looks like she's having such fun playing dress up. What a lovely card!


Nela said...

Georgeous creation in beautiful colours!
Hugs Nela

chrissy xx said...

Fabulous! One cute image! LOve this easel card. Great colours too.

Tracy said...

This is so pretty Sue, gorgeous creation. Fabulous blog hop, must go hop now.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

deb said...

What a sweet card. Great job!

Katarina said...

Fab card. Love the pink and glitter. I'm already a follower :)
Here's my card:

Stacy Morgan said...

Just darling, very girlie and super sweet. I like all the fru fru you added. Just darling.

Wuzim├Ądi said...

Bling-bling! Sue, you've created an absolutely brilliant card! Can't say which of your wonderful detail was catching my eye first, really amazing!
Hugs Michi

Lena95469 said...

so cute Sue! Love the colors and the image is darling!

CarlaKH said...

Beautiful card! Lovely colors and bling!

Carmen O. said...

This image should be in my stash, hmmm gotta get it. Love your wonderful girly card. Thanks for the inspiration!

Debbie said...

Beautiful the image.
Debbie x

Xushenka said...

Aww... I love the bunch of roses! Pretty!

Anonymous said...

What a lovely sweet, girly image Sue, beautiful card and I don't think you could get any more bling on there, lol! I follow you as butlersabroad, my blog name and I linked up my card at the main blog today too. Thanks for the chance to win some awesome prizes.


karen adams said...

beautiful card sue!HUGS!

karen adams

Spyder said...

Fabulous card, I love all your bling!! happy Blogg hopping

Anonymous said...

Just came back to enter my card for your HM&F prize! Thanks so much! And of course I already follow you girl!! :)

Eve said...

Beautiful card, Sue! Luv your coloring, all glitters, and flowers, blings... Very Girly card, and luv it! :-)

petra,s cards said...

ooohhhoooo my god what a stunning card!!! i just love your soft colours your image and details!!!
xx petra

Paddington fan said...

Love your card Sue, that image is so cute and girly and the bling and butterfly are the perfect finishing touches!! Congratulations to you and the rest of the HM&F team on reaching 100 challenges. I'm a novice with house mouse stamps but I can sense a new addiction coming on - I love them all! Must hop, love Jacky x

Vanja said...

Beautiful card! Fabulous colouring.

Nancy said...

Oh my gosh...this is such an adorable and girly card! Love it!

Squirrel said...

Aw SWEET! So pink and sparkly!
Have a great party weekend,
Rosey x

Glenda Atkins said...

Love, love your easel card, it is quite wonderful! I am having a great hop and my, you have a talented group of teamies, all so talented! House Mouse rocks:)

Debs said...

Beautiful card Sue - so sparkly and girlie.
Thanks for a fab fun blog hop.
Debs xx

Janice said...

A lovely card ´- very sweet. Jx

Whisper said...

Gorgeous card, am loving all the sparkle and swirls, Luv Sam x

Barbara Colbert said...

So beautiful!!!! Gorgeous details!! Lovely coloring!!! This is outstanding!

Heidi Brawley said...

OMG this card is GORGEOUS!!!! I love it all!!!
~Heidi Brawley

Heidi Brawley said...

OMG this card is GORGEOUS!!!! I love it all!!!
~Heidi Brawley

Dawn Frost said...

So cute, LOVE the Bling and flowers!

Natalie's Crafts said...

Wow, your card is beautiful!

Stempelkobold said...

Your card is very cute! Lovely image and wonderful colored! Have a great summer, Dominique

pinky said...

Your card is amazing as always and so beautifully embellished. I have made one though a bit late for your mr linky:(

Anasbastelecke said...

Hi Sue
I love your work, your cads have allways so much love on it, they are so wonderfull.
This one is adorable and all the sweet details.
I love to visit your Blog, i would like to write more but my english is so bad :(
Hugs from Germany Ana