Paper and Petals

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

day 2!

Day 2 of the fun starts today! If you are joining me from Danni's blog. welcome! If this is your first stop head back to the Embellish-It blog and start there.

Here are the "official" rules of our first blog hop and contest. You will need to register for the forum at Embellish-Online (it's easy and free)!

Sumthin’ Bout Summertime Blog Hop & Contest
You are cordially invited to the first ever Embellish-It.com Blog Hop! We wanted to kick off summer in a big way so come along and get inspired, play a little game and enter to win an American Crafts Prize Package & a Stampavie Stamp !

How to Play
Hop along from Blog to Blog in the order given below. Each blog stop will provide one letter to a mystery word. At the end of the hop on June 3rd, unscramble all the letters to figure out the mystery word, and post your guess in our forum in the specified post below.

On June 1st start at the Embellish-It.com Blog, then head to the IT-Girls blogs in this order:

June 2nd head to

June 3rd head to
The Hop ends at the EI Forum on this post where you can unscramble the letters and post your guess word!

One winner will receive a prize package consisting of a Stampavie Stamp, American Crafts papers and Thickers, and ribbon. Value of prize is approximately $25. The winner will be announced on June 21st, the first day of Summer!

Rules: You can post your guess anytime between June 3rd and Midnight CST on June 20th, 2009. One entry per person please. We apologize, but due to high shipping costs, you must have a North American address to ship your prize package to.

Now for my project! I made a fun summer place setting for my daughters birthday using the American Crafts Baby Line. All products including those adorable fleece flowers are available at Embellish-Online. And to make it even better when you use the code glitter, you get 20% off your purchase!

Are you looking for something......

My letter is A

Now head on over to Kim's blog and continue the hop there!

Thanks for stopping by.


Suzy said...

Julie!! *thud*

You are so creative - such a fresh and pretty look, and so festive! I love everything about your project it is just beautiful.

I am off to hop...what fun :)

Carol said...

Very creative.

~Michelle~ said...

this is soooooo cute! I love it!

~Michelle~ said...

Julie....I love this!!!! So sweet!!!

Kim said...

Julie that is ADORABLE hun!!! I love what you did for your daughter! That's super sweet! Great work!
Hugs~ Kim

Joyce said...

Your place setting turned out really cute. Great idea!

Linda said...

That is an adorable place setting for your daughter...she will surely love it!!

Mothermark said...

Now that is about the coolest thing ever! How fun that you created these wonderful things! You daughter will be convinced that you are the greatest mom on the face of the earth, well she probably doesn't need this little project to feel that way, but hey, it doesn't hurt! How very, very fun! You did a wonderful job!

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PAS said...

Enjoying this hop. Seeing a lot of creative things. Like you idea loads.

Chris said...

What fun...Too bad I didn't get invited,it is so pretty!

Barb said...

I think the placemat, the napkin ring, cup and guest card are fabulous! What a great idea!

Ching-a-ling said...

yeahhh!!! Its up now!!! he he, very very creative Julie!! This is totally fun!

Eva said...

WOW...so creative...love it!

Christine said...

Wow, what a fantastic idea!!! I just love all the little blocks of patterned paper. It is so adorable. I am so glad that we are DT sisters. We are going to have so much fun in the months to come.
xoxo, Christine

Lee (LuvLee on SCS) said...

Ohhh how saaaaweeeeeeeet!!!! This is such a fun idea!!!!