Friday, June 17, 2016

Summer Coffee Lovers Bloghop 2016


Hello....yippppeee, it's Friday! Hope you all had a fabulous week. Today is the first day of the Summer Coffee Lovers Bloghop 2016! Amy does an amazing job of putting this event together, wait til you see all the incredible coffee/tea cards.  Be sure to head over the blog, there are lots of fabulous prizes to win for playing along and commenting! 

I love this sweet little polar bear from My Favorite Things...I paper pieced him a wonderful little Hawaiian shirt and matching hat for the event. 

Thank you so much for taking the time to stop by...enjoy your day!

I am offering some blog candy...a Time Holtz Coffee Embossing Folder to one lucky commenter using Random.org. Winner will be announced on June 26. Be sure to leave a way for me to contact you in your comment please.


Ingredients
Solid Card Stock: PTI - White
Patterned Paper: Cosmo Cricket - DeLovely
Stamps: MFT - BB Cool Day
Dies: MFT - BB Cool Day and Snow Drifts and Verve - Coffee

97 comments :

  1. Love your bright card! Thanks for the opportunity to win the EF.
    kjl571 at yahoo dot com

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  2. This is really great, Kim!! It is so fun and summery, The polar bear with the flowery out fit on just cracks me up -- too cute I love it.
    Thank you for being a Super sponsor of the coffee lover’s blog hop. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART
    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com
    http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  3. Oh my, this bear is fun! Just put him on a summer sweater as well for a GD spot the other day. Wish I'd have had your paper. This is sooooo much better than mine has been. He looks absolutely awesome that way. Thanks so much for making me smile!

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  4. Very creative and beautiful colors on this fabulous card! Even polar bears need their summer coffee! lol
    (I have this folder so no need to include me in your generous giveaway!).

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  5. LOVE this card - it is so bright and cheery and inspires me to want to grab some patterned paper and play.

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  6. Oh lovely lovely background - thanks for the opportunity to win that folder - utb 01 @ att dot net - have a blessed week!

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  7. What a gorgeous background, so colorful and unique...I want to try this. Beautiful card and adorable image. Beautiful card.

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  8. I love how bright and cheery your card is; simply beautiful

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  9. Kim your card just screams summer! Wow so vibrant and fun. That embossing folder is amazing!!

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  10. Oh, what a fun card with bear and all the pretty patterned paper!!!

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  11. Great cards, Kim! I love those bands of color!

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  12. Adorable polar bear, and Ilove all the bright and sunny patterned papers you used.

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  13. Such a WONDERFUL card -- so bright and cheeful!! Thank you for the inspiration!

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  14. Ah, this turned out soooo cute! Don't count me in the giveaway 'cause I already have that folder. Hugs!

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  15. What a truly fun summer card, Kim, that would make a cute Christmas card design as well! Fun colors and I love the "nightshirt" that could be a sweater! TFS! Happy hopping...Enjoy your summer!

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  16. So fun, bright and cheerful. FAB to see the polar bear all summery too. Thanks for the generous giveaway and chance to win. Hugs Bev (Uniko) x

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  17. OMGoodness, this is the sweetest card! Such an adorable image! I LOVE the bright summer colours and beautiful die-cut background! Thank you for the generous giveaway - I already have this embossing folder so please don't include me in the draw.

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  18. Ha, love it. Polar bear goes Hawaii. And let me guess, he turns into a surfer dude too ?!? Love all those summery patterns.

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  19. love the fun colors. that is one hip coffee loving bear.

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  20. Beautiful card with beautiful paper. Cute image. I love the EF. Thank you for a chance to win.
    Bunnycardmaker@gmail.com

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  21. That bear is feeling tropical. Ha! So cute. My email is nathansmom7@gmail.com in case I win your fabulous prize.

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  22. Hi Kim! A super fun card with lots of great patterned papers all mixed together! Have a great weekend ๐Ÿ™‚

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  23. This is just so stinkin' cute ... one of my favorite paper collections.

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  24. Yummy papers...Love that Aloha polar bear. Too fun! :)

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  25. Oh my goodness! Kim this is just about the sweetest card I've ever seen!! LOVE all that delicious pp!

    Patti

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  26. A cool card for a hot day! Love this color combo. Mehinkle at Juno dot com

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  27. This is as cool as it gets Kim!! LOVE all of the colors and patterns and the way you've jazzed up the polar bear!! EXCEPTIONAL card!!

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  28. OMGosh this is so super cute, I love the colors you used and the fabulous design.

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  29. Oh my! Your card is wonderful!!! That bear...his mug...and the background...awesome. Thanks for sharing.

    sctmg5774@gmail.com

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  30. omgosh! Dare I say this is my favorite so far! Love the colors and love the idea of a polar bear in a vacation sweater...lol! Awe-some!!

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  31. Just love the idea of this polar bear enjoying a cuppa in its hawaiin attire!!! The use of such lovely papers makes this a cheerful and colorful creation!!! Happy Coffee Lovers Bloghop!!!

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  32. Oops...forgot to enter my email id: jain161169@gmail.com

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  33. Soooooooooooo fun! LOVING those colors!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  34. What a wild and crazy background, Kim, and I mean that in the best way. I knew you would be great at choosing papers that went so well together.

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  35. Super cute! Love the bright & cheery design!

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  36. Totally adorable card. That background is stunning!

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  37. WoW this is wonderful
    thanks for the chance to win
    hugs Nikki
    elusionary60@hotmail.com

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  38. Kim, I ADORE this card! The colors, patterns and paper piecing make me a happy crafter :)

    No need to put me in the drawing for that awesome EF, I own it .

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  39. How cute is this!! Love it

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  40. Amazing mix of patterns. DebSelbyatshawdotca

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  41. Love how you embedded the colorful papers in your die cut background Kim - what a fun Hawaiian polar bear enjoying the summer!!

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  42. Fantastic card and I love the bright colors.

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  43. Kim this is so fun and colourful. Adore the paper piecing and mix of design papers.
    Hugs
    Desรญre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  44. Great card Kim.... Love the amazingly bright colours and that die, it's all gorgeous... And thanks so much for your kind words on my blog... Very kind too. Lovely candy, very kind.
    Thanks for the inspiration,
    Shaz in Oz.x

    {Calligraphy Cards - Shaz in Oz}

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  45. What a beautiful array of pattern, colourful papers, Kim! Love the paper piecing on your java loving bear, too :-)

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  46. Oh my God!! this is the most beautiful and wonderful card I have ever seen Kim!! fantastic! Thank you for the giveaway!
    xoxo Olga

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  47. Love the multipurposed image into a summer card by using the bright colors. What a fun card@

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  48. Kim I love your card, all those wild colours behind your polar bear and that wonderful jumper he is wearing. Brought a smile to my face.

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  49. Awesome pattern paper combo perfect for summer! Love that sweet bear holding the mug too.

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  50. Oh how cute is your Polar Bear dressed in his Summer colors? Too fun, Kim!

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  51. Ooh I love that Candy
    I want I want
    Wish I am the lucky girl hehehe
    Kimmmmm can you believe me
    THAT DP Set I have I have and I love to use it
    that has a really summer colors
    yaay Lovely Image and love his Pullover so cute hehe
    hmm is he use pullover in summer...maybe he should open it hehehe (just kidding)
    cute flower on his pully (we said pully in Germany for Pullover)
    thanks for chatch up my card you are so sweet
    hubby still traveling
    also I am slowly but sure will visit you again
    hugs
    Monika

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  52. This is one cool card - those colors are amazing! Love how you dressed up that polar bear!

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  53. Oh wow--your card just screams summer--love it, Kim! What a neat embossing folder--sweet of you to give one away!

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  54. I love the bright colours your used for your card.

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  55. I love, love your awesome card. Your background is fabulous, and the bear adorable! Thanks for sharing and thanks for your kind words on my blog. Thanks also for the chance to win.
    lolyborda at gmail dot com.

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  56. Hello, Kim!
    Your art is beautiful. I hope you're enjoying this great Coffee Loving Cardmakers Blog Hop. You did such a super job and I really enjoyed my visit to your sweet blog.
    Sierra

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  57. Woww!! LOVE this card so full of happy colors! :)
    Suchi xx

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  58. Wow! Beautiful card!!! raggiodiluce82@gmail.com

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  59. Vibrant, fun and so adorable, Kim ... love your coffee drinking, sweet tropical bear! Hugs & bisous, Anita :)

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  60. I LUV Bears
    And your bear in his Tropical shirt is just lovely ;o)

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  61. Kim what a fun card with so much color and design. It is neat to see how others use a stamp and I have this cute little guy.

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  62. I'll have to echo Anita's comment about vibrant & fun. Love the swirling waves of color and this is a spectacular use of the waves die. Also love the way you've used the little bear, with his nifty patterned sweater, and the coffee cup in his paw! This is just so clever and a cool way to celebrate this theme! One of your best designs, and that's saying a lot!!! Well done!TFS & Hugs

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  63. Beautiful so fun card๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’›

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  64. Adorable card! I love the way the mixed media background shows up against the white! thealteredpaper at gmail .com

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  65. Love all the colorful papers..cute card!

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  66. Wow you have created such a vivid and bright summer card...love the bears floral sweater.

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  67. I absolutely love your darling design. Those colorful swirly stripes are fantastic. You can reply to this comment on blogger if I win the sweet prize. Thanks!!

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  68. Kim, The background is so summery. The DSP is really bright and colorful. Great use of dies. Sylvia D.
    www.smdgreetings.blogspot.ca
    Email smdgreetings@gmail.com

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  69. Love the background!! So so cute!! :)
    http://thescrappinrabbit.blogspot.com/

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  70. An amazing background, Kim! It just screams summer fun :)

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  71. Gorgeous card!! Love how you did the background layers, and the papers you chose!

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  72. Kim - WOW, this is so excellently done - fun layers and colors and patterns and that cocoa/coffee guzzling bear is so cute!! Love this card and thanks for all you do!! Wonderful to see this bright, awesome card!!

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  73. So cute and so many pretty colors.

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  74. Fun car with all the PP, lovely card.

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  75. Those wonderful bright colored swirls are just fabulous! Very creative and super cute!

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  76. What a happy, sweet and cute card all in one... it's a patterned summer party! I just love the face of that darling bear :). Wonderful card, Kim!

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  77. How adorable!! Love love the bear :)

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  78. Oh my stars! How adorable is your polar bear, sporting his Hawaiian attire, enjoying his coffee in a tropical paradise! Ingenious!! Love this!
    Hugs~c

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  79. Your summer polar bear is adorable! Wonderful patterns!

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  80. Fabulous, happy card! All those bright papers look fantastic and your paper pieced little bear is adorable!

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  81. I love this card Kim, what a clever job you did paper piecing this!

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  82. Love the bright colors especially the polar bear shirt! Awesome card!

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  83. LOL!! A polar bear in summer!! Love your sweet card!

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  84. I am in love with this card!!! Oh golly so many wild colors and it all works like magic. If I was the recipient this would be framed for sure. Love!!! sheryl.sharp@comcast.net

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  85. Love your card with the bright colors!
    cherylben@earthlink.net

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  86. Oh my gosh! This is the cutest- fab paper piecing!!!!

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  87. Your card totally screams summer (as in vacation time for you now pal). Love the colors and love your design!

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