Monday, February 4, 2019


A new Challenge # 284 begins today at the




Yep, we're having a blog hop.  As you hop along, you will
 notice that each design team member will be giving away a prize on their blog to one lucky person who

 (1) leaves a comment on each of the
 eight (8) design team member's and the five (5) Stampendous designers blogs


Lorraine aka Lols 

    Sue Drees   (you are here)

(This is your next stop)   Sue Kment. 

STAMPENDOUS   Designers 

and (2) enters a card/project into this blog hop challenge

For this challenge only we have HIDDEN candy on the 
Mousey Designers &  Stampendous designers  blogs.
You will have to hop around & leave some LOVE 
(comment) and enter a mousey creation on the challenge

in order to qualify for a prize..easy peasy ! 

My Card

Stamp - Heartfelt Chocolates-House Mouse Designs-Stampendous (HMCP105)
Inside sentiment stamp - A Muse Artstamps
Papers - Blue, Orchid, White, and green card stock
Designer Paper is an old sheet from my stash
Dies - Flowers and leaves-Reasonable Craft Dies, Love word, 
Hero Arts stamp and die clear set, Hearts-Quick Kutz and a white doily.
Inside, heart border is Memory Box
Colored with Copic Markers


I'm offering this brand new release "Catnip Snack"

Our design team and the Stampendous designers have come up with some great
 inspiration for this challenge.

  So, scurry on over to the
and check them out, then get busy and enter a project/card of your own. We love
to visit you to see what you come up with to inspire us!!
Lots of  Super prizes on offer.

Please remember, you must use a House Mouse Design image on your entry.

Challenge/Blog Hop # 284 runs through Saturday February 16, 2019
  at 12 midnight EST

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great day.


aussie aNNie said...

LOVE this stamp and only received it today after purchasing myself so can't wait to use it....lovely card and adorable colour blue.xx

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Sue, I love your adorable stamp and the pretty colours you have chosen.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

meg said...

Adorable stamp and card, love the shade of blue in your colouring and embellishments

Crea Astrid said...

Wat een prachtige kaart met een schattige afdruk. Mooi versierd en de bloemen zijn erg prachtig. Leuk ook, hoe je de binnenkant hebt gedaan.

Groetjes, Astrid.

Tamara Lewis said...

The 3D flowers and the bold choice to go BLUE on this project was really made it your own...awesome job!

KarinsArtScrap said...

gorgeous card and prise Sue
Gr Karin

Marga bisschops said...

This is zo beautiful!!! I love the colors blue. Its a different card then the others and you colored it so nice.

Donna Ellis said...

So so soooooo cute, Sue! Brilliant use of that sky blue color, and done so deeply, just like our use-to-be-wintry-Florida sky! That's before climate change, of course LOL Seriously, the blue is gorgeous, and so are all the details of your card. Plus I am in love with the stamp! I just ordered 4 new HM stamps last month from Barry at Maxwell's HM site LOL So cute! How can anyone not succumb to their sweetness? And you especially come up with the prettiest designs! xx

Beckie Williams said...

How beautiful. I love your take on this stamp with the blue, it is simply beautiful!!

Sue said...

Hi Sue, I love the card and the sentiment is so true:) LOL

Hope you've had a good start to the week. Sue

*Vicki* said...

Awe!! This is absolutely PRECIOUS Sue!! I love your gorgeous colors, layers and elegant die cut pieces!! So stunning!!

Pam MacKay said...

Wonderful layering so pretty and that image is so darling! Great sentiment too!

Christine said...

Awww Sue LOVE this super stunning card, love the heart shape & blue flower die cutes, these guys are sure gonna get a belly ache eating all those creative take on the option theme teamie.
mousey hugs Christine xx

Donna Ellis said...

Eeek! I came back, Sue, to apologize for not mentioning your Mousie blog hop. Thank you for making this an extra fun challenge round! What a fun blog hop!
{Creative Smiles - my little crafting world}

StampendousGraphics said...

This is such a fun and darling card, Sue! So much to love. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful talent with #stampendous and #housemousedesigns. It is so appreciated!

Jeanne Beam said...

Such sweet card! Love the sentiment.
Thanks for sharing...

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sue :-) I love that you coloured this in blues! the whole design is very cute and I love the inside too, that sentiment is so perfect! :-)

hope you have a great week!
Lols x x x

Sandra H said...

This is adorable l love the image and the colours used but that sentiment says it all x

Monica C. said...

Love your card Sue. I love that you have all the love elements on it, but have done it in blue. It looks great.

Cathy's Adventures said...

Wow. I am overwhelmed with your beautiful card. I had to keep looking at it. It is so beautiful and the flower embellishments and everything is over the top awesome. O.k. I need to start being more creative. You have convinced me. Your card is amazing.

Michele K. Henderson said...

This is really different, with the shades of blue, and it is really stunning! I LOVE it! The color palette is so fresh and bright, and it looks amazing!
Take care!

D.Ann C said...

Oh I LOVE that sentiment and your gorgeous card! How cute is that kitty in the cat nip?!! I MUST go get a project in!! : )

Bunny said...

This is so cute, Sue. I love this image. I'd like to fill my tummy full of that candy. I just don't want the weight gain!!!

cuilliesocks said...

Absolutely gorgeous Sue, what a sweet image and fabulous design, your embellishmets are so beautiful, Kate x x

Fikreta said...

gorgeous card!

crafty said...

Oh those naughty mice. Gorgeous card.

Dorte said...

Wonderful card with beautiful details. Your sentiment made me smile....
Hugs Dorte

Margreet said...

Beautiful card and your mice surely love chocolate. Great inside too and a fab sentiment!
xxx Margreet

Reetta Heimonen said...

I love those mice and chocolates!! So sweet card!

GerJanne said...

Hi Sue,
I was surprised by your beautiful card in these colours. I love blue! And you 'did' the inside, too. Very lovely! All the images ar so cute. This one is wonderful!

MUKat said...

Hi Sue, I just purchased the stamp you used for your card! Love it. Also I'd love to win the Catnip House Mouse being I'm Kitty from Independence! Thanks for all your constant inspiration.

Bev Polen - Guneaux Designs said...

Wow! What an awesome HM card, Sue! I love the colors, design, and HM image! You are such a great artist, my friend! Hugs!

Kraftyscot (Donna) said...

Fabulous card, loving the blue colour!!
Hugs D xx

Karenladd said...

This sweet card just calls out to my chocolate addiction and I love that you used blue instead of pink or red for your Valentine!

CraftyNatalie said...

Aww, this is so beautiful. I like that you've chosen blue rather than the traditional pink or red. This is a beautiful card and your image is so cute.

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

Sue, what a LOVEly card you have created. Those two mice seem to be having a good time eating the chocolates!! Thanks for the Blog Hop. Best wishes to you, Kym

Janis said...

Oh, this is just gorgeous in blue!!! Wow.....I love it so much. Your card is just stunning with all the lovely details you have added...and the inside is just as delicious as the front!
Thanks for the chance to win your awesome blog candy! The kitty HM images are my faves....being a cat lady. Would love to win this fabulous Cat Nip stamp.
<3 J

jwoolbright at gmail dot com

Tina Z. said...

I just love blue. your card is amazing and I like these flowers! said...

These guys make me smile!!! How adorable eating all the box together! Your card is so gorgeously done with the beautiful flower embellishments and extra cute details! Love it!