Thursday, 4 July 2013

Summer Stamps ….DT Blog HOP

Good morning everyone and thanks for stopping by!

Today we are holding another one of of our Design Team blog hops to celebrate the launch of our gorgeous Summer stamps

There are 10 new designs including fairies, flowers and also some that are a little bit different!

The stamps will be available to buy on the website from midday UK time on Monday 8th July and will be launched in the Leeds shop on Saturday 6th if you are near enough to visit us

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The LOTV design team are all joining in and you may have noticed that there are some new names on the list

We’re extending our team and I’m delighted to introduce you to 3 new members , it’s the very fabulous…

 Kim Piggott

My Photo

Becky Hetherington

Becky Hetherington

and last but by no means least…

 

Debbie Dolphin

Debbie Dolphin

I’m sure that these 3 ladies will be familiar with most of you, they all make the most gorgeous cards. I know that they will really compliment our already amazing team so please give them a lovely welcome

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On with the hop and you know the drill by now! You just need to ‘hop’ from one blog to another following the links and leave a comment on each card, hopefully we can give you lots of ideas and inspiration along the way for using the new images

There are some great prizes up for grabs, we don’t know where they are hidden so do make sure you that you visit and comment on every blog

We will let you know tomorrow evening which were the ‘lucky’ blogs and the winners will be drawn at random from all the comments that were left on those blogs

1st prize

The full set of 10 new stamps

2nd prize

4 new perfectly pretty stamps

3rd prize

3 new flower stamps

4th prize

3 new fairy stamps

 

 


Here's a list of all the blogs taking part, and remember that you will need to visit them all and leave a comment on each one to have the best chance of winning as we don’t know where the prizes are hidden;

Ideas To Inspire (you are here)

Anne

Becky

Dawny

Debbie

Dena

Elise

Fleur

Gretha

Jen

Kim

Lou

Mary J

Mindy

Moni

 

 

 

Here’s a card to kick us off and this is by Dena

This lovely stamp is called Handbags (or purses for all our USA visitors!!)

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Your next stop is my blog here   ...and if you get lost along the way you can always come back here and pick up where you left off

Blogger has been playing silly beggers with some of the links lately and I wouldn’t want you miss anything!

Finally don’t forget to pop back tomorrow evening when I will announce the names of the lucky winners of those great prizes

 

Enjoy the hop…    and good luck!

 

139 comments:

  1. Love the vintage feel to this card by Dena. The new stamps look so delicate.
    Chris X

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  2. Love the soft colors on the bags. Very sweet card.

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  3. Very beautiful card!! And wonderful prices! Now.I'll enjoy the hop;-).

    Hugs, Sonja.

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  4. Love Dena's card. Perfect for all those handbag lovers out there. Holly x

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  5. oooh off to hop!! I love the new fairies!! hugs Lou xxx

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  6. Stunning cards by all the DT's and a BIG welcome to the new Teamies...everyone is so talented glad to be part of such a fab blog hop hugs xx

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  7. Oh my word I'm loving these new stamps (and I said no more) well just a few roll on Monday
    jacqui x

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  8. Welcome to the new design team members. Love handbags so this is fab!! You never fail on designing new images. Looking forward to the hop x

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  9. This is simply a lovely card. Suitable for young and old

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  10. Nice card! Love your stamps, always so sweet!
    Hugs

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  11. omg! I loved them all! thank you so much ladies! will tell Scott its all your fault on payday :) !!!!
    huge hugs Lou xxx

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  12. Thanks for the amazing hop! Loved the DT's sample cards, absolutely stunning works of art.

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  13. Beautiful card. Love this soft look.
    Gr Elly

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  14. Prachtig kaartje.Groetjes Joke

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  15. Beautiful card - such pretty stamps.

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  16. Beautiful card and images, Kate x

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  17. How exciting Anne, new stamps and new teamies. What a great start to a fun hop with this lovely handbags stamp x

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  18. Congrats to the new team members! I always enjoy the fabulous inspiration throughout the hops, so looking forward to this one.

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  19. Congratulations to the new DT on joining the team.. Hopped through the Dt blogs... Totally inspiring.... all the new stamps were absolutely adorable....
    Thank you for the inspiration...

    Hugs
    Catherine
    Http://vidhucreations.blogspot.in

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  20. Such fab inspiration! Beautiful images for great cards x

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  21. Awwe how cute is that stamp ?! stunning card hun !

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  22. Gorgeous card, a girl can never have too many handbags, lol.
    Great image and colouring
    Hugs Kelly

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  23. You are one talented bunch! I just loved looking at all the lovely creations from DT and of course welcome all the new girls. I really enjoyed the blog hop, thank you for the inspiration. Hugs! Mojca

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  24. I am loving the look of the new stamps - never thought I would be wishing for it to be Monday morning!! One day when I grow up I would like to be good enough for the Design Team. Dream on Squirrel ........ xx

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  25. Never done a blog hop from start to finish...lets see if I can do this one! Love this card.

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  26. Congratulations to the new DT, look forward to seeing their creations. Loving the new stamps, my birthday is this month so I'll be treating myself.
    Sharon xx

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  27. Congrats to the new DT members, I have completed the hop backwards and loved all the creations and new images too. Hugs, Amanda x

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  28. What a lovely stamp & the card is fab, congrats to the new DT members can't wait to see what they come up with x

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  29. Great prize as always and a fab card Love Carole x

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  30. Wow, three fabulously talented ladies and wow what a fabulous card to start the hop. Such an unusual stamp and a truly beautiful card. Off to hop xx

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  31. Wow fantastic blog hop and wow ladies all of your cards are amazing and so inspirational,just love all of the new stamps
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  32. I love my handbags.. great card and stamp..

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  33. Oh gorgeous, this would make a fab card for a teenager. Great colours. xxx

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  34. such a sweet card :) perfect for a lady birthday

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  35. I've just been round all the DT blogs. What stunning cards, they are some very talented ladies. I love visiting this blog every day as the cards on show are always so stunning.

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  36. Fabulous Hop Anne, All the cards were just amazing... and the new stamps are really something:)!!..
    I love this card by Dena, those handbags are to die for lol!!... Really super new members to the team.. I think we are in for some fabulous inspiration!!!
    Hugs,
    Marjorie xx

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  37. Een heel leuke kaart, lieve kleurtjes. Love it !

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  38. Oh great, a blog hop today. I'm going to take a look at all the blogs of the design team members. First this card of Dena, such a great start of the bloghop! Have fun today!
    Hugs Lotte

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  39. Love this folk art look. Thank you for the chance to win this fabulous prize. Tracey x

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  40. Wow I made it trough all the DT blogs!All stamps are super cute!Love the new release!

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  41. This is a pretty, feminine card.

    CraftyNatalie

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  42. I have been to all the blogs and every single card is truly gorgeous and inspiring! What an amazing Design Team you have and I am loving the new stamps. Thank you for a lovely happy start to my Thursday! xx

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  43. I've just finished the blog hop and I had to come back and say that, all the cards are lovely but some of the designs really stand out from the rest but they have ALL given me a lot of ideas to integrate into my own cards too. So thank you DT for all the inspiration.

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  44. I adore handbags I can see this one is a must have, Fantastic card :)

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  45. I'd like to say a big welcome to the new DT members...and this is an amazing card from Dena....very vintage looking...love it!

    San x

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  46. Hi Anne, This is a lovely card and the image is adorable. I know Kim as she used to come in the craft shop where I was a Tutor and Demonstrator. Also her daughter, many years ago, was one of my sons' girlfriends! Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  47. Good luck to all the new team members - but I am sure they don't need luck as they seem to be a talented bunch!. .A lovely vintage/feminine card from Dena without being overtly 'girly' too. Great card.
    Tine :)

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  48. Congratulations to the new DT members, will do the hop as I am curious to see what you have made..
    Hugs Blankina

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  49. I love the card with the purses. Congratulations to the new mwmbers of the DT
    Hugs,

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  50. Beautiful card! I want to find me some of that lace too!

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  51. Congratulations to the new DT members!

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  52. I did the whole bloghop, what a lovely stamps and great samples by the DT!!
    Thanks for the chance to win some of these pretty stamps.
    Hugs Blankina

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  53. Hi Anne, I have just completed the Hop. I had to leave another comment re the DT cards. Words fail me to describe what I have just seen. Truly stunning art work, each and every one. You are so lucky to have such an incredible DT, that are so inspirational, to us mere mortals! Thank you so much. Big hugs, Carol S.xx

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  54. Just found out about the bloghop by visiting Fleur's blog and I'm so excited!!!! I so lóve all your gorgeous stamps and looking forward to see the new ones in the shop. :-))
    Now I'm off hop, hop, hopping!
    hugs, Jolanda

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  55. Love the new stamps and the card is gorgeous!
    Claire xx

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  56. WOW - the BlogHop are fantastic. The DT works wonderfull creations. I left all a comments!!! The ney stamps are so nice - I love at most the sunflower stamp. hugs, ANDREA

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  57. Hello to the lovely new DT peeps - love all your work so can't wait to see youur new creations :-)

    Now I'm off to hippety hop...

    Hugs, Kat xx

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  58. Love this card, fabulous stamp and love the vintagey style, off to check out all the other new designs xx

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  59. Stunning creation by Dena. Love the lace and papers, they showcase that pretty new stamp so perfectly! Wends xx

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  60. wow weee - going to enjoy this - already had a sneak peak at a few but off to hop now! Hugs Rachel x

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  61. Love LOTV blog hops! Thanks for all the lovely inspiration xx

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  62. Hi Anne ... I have just finished the blog hop and wow I'm feeling really inspired. All the new stamps are so swweet .. my personal favourites are the vintage handbags and the sunflowers .. think they may need to go on my little list lol! Also great to see how the DT have incorpriated some of the recent pretty vintage stamps .. especially locve where the tags and journals have been incorporated.
    Thanks for the blog hop and this chance to win ... keeping everything crossed !!
    Pauline xx

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  63. What a beautiful card with great image and lacy details .Happy new LOTV stamps-Hurrah!

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  64. I've just discovered LOTV...the stamps are gorgeous! I'm really looking forward to the hop!

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  65. Woohoo another fabby blog hop with a chance to see the gorgeous new releases.....and new DT members too.....how spoiled are we!!! xx

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  66. Beautiful card, new stamps gorgeous as always.

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  67. Fabulous purse image!!!! Lovely new collection! Hugs, Brigitte

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  68. nice card - didn't know handbags could be cute....;-)

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  69. Congratulations Kim, Debbie and Becky, FAbulous new collection. thank you for a chance to win.

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  70. I finished hopping, it was really great, all the cards are beautiful and some are so different, I am totally inspired....
    THNX!!!

    Lots of hugs,
    Hilde

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  71. lovely card ,beautiful flowers, thanks for the inspiration in the hop

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  72. Lovely card. Great stamp for the ladies

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  73. Such a cute card, I love the lace. Off to the hop now :)

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  74. Beautiful creations from the all the DT and fabulous new stamps xx

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  75. Wow what a fantastic Blog Hop! You really do have such a talented team of designers and now i have a massive wish/must have list of stamps i need xx

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  76. Beautiful card, off to start my hopping. :-)

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  77. It's the first time I do part of a Blog Hop. And I loved it...I learned a lot. Thanks for all the great ideas and inspirations!!!

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  78. Beautiful card by Dena. Welcome to the 3 new design team members xx

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  79. Going to have to win the lottery or rob a bank to fund all the LOTV stamps I NEED .... (ok would like)
    Fingers crossed I might be lucky
    Hugs
    Clare x

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  80. This so Victorian. Love it. TFS

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  81. I have finished the hop here and what a brilliant talented deign team you have. The new designs are so cute and showcased in so many different ways. Well done!

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  82. l need to go back as l couldn't access dawny's blog xx

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  83. Well other than Dawny's blog l completed the others but will still try Dawny's thank you for a wonderful showcase of amazing and beautiful creations from all of the St's and your newest team members too xx

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  84. How gorgeous and elegant!!

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  85. Another blog hop and whats more another release, fantastic. Recognise your new teamies, thanks for the chance. Jane x

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  86. Gorgeous card! I adore the little purces & I'm drooling as I wrtite, LOL
    Hugs,
    Maureen

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  87. beautiful card, lovely soft colours angxxx

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  88. gorgeous blog hop, love all the inspiration angxx

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  89. Soo many beautiful cards on the hop. Thanks!

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  90. Love the handbags stamp!!! Sweet card!!

    Fantastic blog hop!!! Love al the cards the DT members made..
    Thanks for the inspiration..



    Hugs


    Ingrid

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  91. Oh wow, looks like I had better start sweet talking my husband.

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  92. Beautiful! I love your card.

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  93. Congrats to all the new teamies.....fantastic blog hop...al the cards are great!!!

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  94. What a gorgeous card I love those bags

    Jackie x

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  95. Thank you all for the chance to win. From what I have seen of the new stamps so far - absolutely gorgeous.
    Welcome to the new DT members.
    Hugs Sharon x

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  96. Oooo a great stamp. Looking forward to seeing the new collection

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  97. Gorgeous card and love those new stamps - off a hopping x Susan x

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  98. Oh another blog hop!!! I can't wait to see everything. I am so glad you never run out of ideas. Love the new design team members. I follow Debbie Dolphin all the time and am looking forward to seeing each and everything they all create for us.

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  99. Wow!! Just finished the hop and all the stunning creations. Your images & design team members are second to none!!!

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  100. So gorgeous....and lovely colours too...:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

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  101. Thank your all for this great blog hop. It was wonderful.
    Hugs Astrid

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  102. Love the use of lace and hangbags! ideas are now flowing thank you. Great blog hop :)

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  103. Fantastic card, the colours are gorgeous and that image is fab! Love it!

    Tanya xx

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  104. Gorgeous card, looking forward to the new stamps!

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  105. Wow, your card is wonderful, the new stamps are stunning.

    Hugs Heike

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  106. Fantastic blog hop. You've such an amazing team of talented people. :D

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  107. I'm so excited about the new Summer stamps and look forward to playing with them!

    Laura C.

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  108. Ooooo, a blog hop, how exciting!! Off I go and thanks for the chance of winning :o)
    Hugs,
    Cazza
    x

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  109. Fabulous stamps and great card x

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  110. Congrats to the new DT, beautiful card too
    Hugs Julie P

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  111. Gorgeous card and awesome hop. Hugs xNx

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  112. I visited all the blogs and I am in awe with all the beautiful cards! What a fabulous group of designers!

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  113. This is a charming stamp and a very lovely card!

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  114. Love your card! Thanks for sharing!

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  115. What a fun hop. I stopped by every blog. What a wonderful design team you can tell they truly love their work. Every card was delightful. The stamps are precious and so inspiring. I'm excited to see the new ones. Thank you for sharing and for the chance at a giveaway. I use stamps with polyner and the idea of your beautiful stamps on clay is truly exciting. I hope I get the chance to try.

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  116. ik doe graag mee aan de blog hop.
    wat een leuk kaartje met die tasjes.
    liefs,
    tanja

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  117. Love the hopping....compliments for the DT for the beautiful cards they have made with the awesome new stamps!
    xxx Margreet

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  118. Just the right thing for all the handbad-addicts out there! Just got me a new one myself... ;o)
    Regards, Britta

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  119. Just loving the new stamps, congratulations to the DT on another fabulous hop xx

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  120. Hi Wow what a line up so looking forward to joining in on the hop and getting loads of super inspiration ;0)

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  121. oh hoooorayyy for the hop... I'm sure the new design team members will be amazing. And I'm thrilled for the hop!!!!! Thank you.

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  122. My first ever hop... Looking forward to it! Have fallen in love with the lace on this one!

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  123. Great hop! I'm a little late but loved all the gorgeous DT creations.

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  124. Wow! Wow!

    Congratulations LOTV you have done it again, more wonderful stamps,
    the blog hop was great and all the DT ladies have done great cards with the stamps and have exceled themselves, and done LOTV proud,
    hugs,
    Heather & Bronwyn x x

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  125. I know someone who is into purses in a big way and would get a kick out of this card for sure. Lovely card, great colouring and nice embellies.

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  126. Another pretty card! Looking forward to the new release too.

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  127. Welcome new ladies, the card is stunning! Due to a few busy days I missed the hop.

    Marie-Anne

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  128. So excited for this release LOTV is one if my faves! Beautiful card x

    Kirsty Little Vintage Cards

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  129. A gorgeous card from Dena, as always. Enjoyed the hop.
    Hugs Tracy x

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