Monday, April 9, 2012


Welcome to the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge # 117.

Our wonderful teamie, Jennifer has picked the theme "So Sweet" Anything that includes chocolate, candy or your favorite sweet in your design.

We are bing sponsored by:

Simon Says Stamp has generously offered a $ 25 gift Cert for their online store


Sweet Stamp Shop has generously offered a $ 10 gift Certificate

My Card Recipe

Stamp - House Mouse Designs
Papers - Sweet Stack DCWV
Circle die - Cheery Lynn
Label die - Spellbinders
Pearls, bows and charm from my Stash
Colored with Copic Markers

We want to thank everyone who entered our last challenge and hope that you will come join us again this time.  Beautiful inspiration on the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge blog site, so please go take a look and then ink up those House Mouse, Gruffie or Happy Hopper stamps using the Sweet theme and play along.  We can't wait to see what you come up with!

Don't forget, you can post your card at House-Mouse Designs in their Stamp by Me Gallery
that contains one of their images.


downrightcrafty said...

loved not only the image on this one but the fabulous sentiment just absolutely perfect in every way
Hugs Kate xx

nwilliams6 said...

Looks so real - the chocolate and the chocolate on the mouse. This is fabulous. What a fun sentiment as well. Your HM cards are always such a treat! When I see you have posted, I am always so excited to go see the details. Sweet card!!!

Eve said...

beautiful coloring Sue! Luv Blue & brown combo too, and a hint of baby pink! so sweet! :) The sentiment is perfect! Hopper has just made me to crave for a chocolate!! ;-)

Catherine said...

Fab card, love the blue and brown together and that sentiment is just soooo true!

Donna Hanley said...

Sue, just darling! I love the background paper and pearls. This image is so very well colored and your bows are such a sweet touch. Enjoy your day.

Chelsea said...

Oh Sue, that image is exactly how I was this weekend! :) and I love the saying as well! A Sweet and beautiful card.

Enjoy your day!

Dorte said...

Oh Sue, your sentiment is so perfect for your sweet image. Fabby card.
hugs Dorte

KarinsArtScrap said...

this looks fabulous sue, great looking card and image.
your card under is beautiful to.

greetings karin

Sandra H said...

Sue your card is stunning, love the chocolate mouse and the layout is lovely too!:)x

Sandra1968 said...

A great card and I just LOVE that text :-)
Hugs, Sandra

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous !! :-) such a cute image and the sentiment is perfect,, where did you get that ?? !! LOVE it :-)

Lols x x x

Tracy said...

Hi Sue
This is definately "So Sweet". This is so cute. Fabulous design and really scrummy.
Happy crafting
Mousey Hugs
Tracy x

Glenda Atkins said...

Oh this is so beautiful yet so funny, what a super card. I laughed when I read the sentiment. It is a card that has it all! Love it, hugs glenda

Gail said...

Perfect Sentiment!
Great image!
Thouroughly enjoying himself!

Stacy Morgan said...

Gorgeous Sue! The chocolate around his mouth just makes me laugh. This is beautifully crafted and so darn cute.

Sue said...

Hi hun
gorgeous card, as ever awesome colouring, i just luv that sentiment, so true, lol, sue,x

April said...

He is really enjoying those chocolates! Love it! Great job!

Unknown said...

Hi Sue I found you through House Mouse challenges ,what a stunning card I love this one and your blog has some great creations Hugs Elaine

Heather said...

Hi Sue, I love the design and those beautiful colours, your details are gorgeous and a wonderful sentiment, complete with that chocolaty mouthful.
Heather xx

Christine said...

Wow Sue you sure can colour up this image..stunning creation great take on the chall theme..way to go

smiles Christine x

JD/ Jill said...

Beautiful card, and Great sentiment!

Christine said...

Hi Sue ..awww how cute is this guy? very cos I used him for my awesome colouring lovely fresh DPs great design love it GF

smiles Christine x

stephanne said...

Ehehehehehehe, indeed!! What a cutie pie!!! Loving the colours here, blue and white and brown, so soft, sweet, yet striking!! Very nice!!
hugs, stephanne

America said...

AMAZING coloring and so realistic! WOW! great sentiment and take. love it.