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Monday, December 6, 2010

Crazy for Cocoa

Happy Monday! Thank you for all the well wishes last week when I was feeling under the weather. I am feeling much better this week. Unfortunately, it seems like my daughter may have caught it. She stayed home from school today. I hope she is able to kick it quickly.

I saw that there is a new challenge blog dedicated to Sweet N Sassy's Cocoa the mouse. He is a favorite at our house. My daughter just loves him. In fact she got a stuffed animal mouse as a gift and named it Cocoa. Given all that, how could I not make a card for the first challenge? DD was going to make a card too but the lure of the snow outside was stronger than idea of making cards with mom inside. Since she was outside and didn't see this card, I am going to give it to her for Christmas.



Thank you for stopping by today! Have a great week!

Supplies:

  • Stamps: Sweet Cocoa from Sweet N Sassy Stamps, Baby It's Cold Outside from My Favorite Things, Just the Ticket from PaperTrey
  • Papers: Neenah Crest solar white CS, Stampin' Up Real Red CS, October Afternoon Very Merry DP
  • Inks: Stampin' Up Real Red, Close To My Heart Crystal Blue
  • Tools: Stampin' Up edge punch, PaperTrey ticket die, Copic markers
  • Embellishments: Hug Snug seam binding, PaperTrey bakers twine, Sakura clear glitter pen, misc. button & gem stones


Challenges:


63 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

what a cute image .. loev the colours and papers in this card
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
Lisa ;)

chris said...

its gorgeous cheryl. love it

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

FAb card, just love your colour combo its fab!
Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT & Gingerloft this week, good luck! Hugs Shell xx

xiumaiyuki said...

I adore this sweet and happy card!!! That Cocoa sure is CUTE!!!

Dori said...

Great card! Love the colors and patterns and the image is just too precious!

Elizabeth said...

How sweeeeet! Love the little tag embellishment it looks fabby!

Rainbow Lady said...

I so love Cocoa he is really cute. Thanks so much for playing Love Cynthia x

Rae Anne said...

Places I love to visit and projects I love to see - Cheryl's blog and Cheryl's GORGEOUS turquoise and red project! The mix of patters is smashing! Thanks so much for participating in Catch the Bug's Anything Goes challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! :D MWAH!

Ellie said...

How adorable!! Super cute image and I love the card design!
Thanks so much for playing along at digital tuesday. Hope you'll join in tomorrows challenge too!

Agata said...

Love those papers and details! Thanks for playing along with CP this week!

Kiki said...

This is sooo cute! Love the image and the colors you've used!

Thanks so much for joining us at SAM this week.

Hugs, Kiki

Pinkllilac said...

What gorgeous creation Cheryl and in such beautiful colours, love the image so cute.
Thank you for joining us over at SMC
Hugs Linda

Jeri said...

Oh, I do love Cocoa the Mouse. I've made a few cards with this image myself. Thanks for sharing with us at Paper Cutz.

Karin said...

Very cute as usual! Those papers are fantastic!

~fairygirlmichelle~ said...

What a wonderful image and card. I'm going to have to get that one, it combines a few great things i enjoy animals and cocoa. it would be perfect for my hot chocloate pokets im doing for christmas.

Kimberly S said...

What an adorable image and a great color combination! Beautiful work Cheryl. :)

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

i am thrilled to hear you are feeling better. hope DD is better real soon too!

what a fabulous card! love the layout and the colors and your coloring. simply fabulous! thank you so much for sharing it with us at glitterbabe's challenge!

hugs :)

Crafty Creations said...

Love the colors of the papers and you matched it beautifully with your mug!
I love the ticket too!!!
I'm sure she had fun in the snow. I can't wait for our first snowfall!!
Maria

Kathy Braun and Lucky said...

This mouse is adorable and I love the papers that you used, so pretty.

Janis said...

Oh how sweet. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. :) Janis

Marlene said...

This card is just TOO cute!!!

Sew-Ink said...

Adorable, love the colors and the ticket with the ribbon and button is really cute!

SmilynStef said...

Love that sweet little snowflake cup ... adorable Etsy Inspired card.

Anne Marie said...

Glad to hear you are feeling better but..ugh..now your little gal is sick? No fun! I hope she beats it quickly! :)

Love your card! The color combo and mix of papers is SO perfect with your adorable image. So cute!

Curlybear said...

Wow stunning creation, and lovely colours
thanks for joining us at Secret Crafter: 112 Christmas
Good luck,
Hugs Bridget :) x.
SCSC DT

Imke said...

Cheryl, great color combo and the mouse is really sweet. I like the layout and how you added the ticket.

Debbie said...

What a sweet card - fabulous colour and DP too. :)
Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Pad this week.
To be eligible for our big 100 challenge prize draw please leave a comment guessing how many ribbons and post our 100th badge on your blog. :)
There are also mini challenges on the DT blogs. :)
Hope you will join in. :)

Debbie The Crafty Pad

Lorraine said...

Great card and a super cute image. Thanks for taking part at The Crafty Pad this week (please note Debbie's comment above :o) )

Berenice R. said...

Super cute card! :)

Tammy said...

This is absolutely adorable Cheryl!! I love the colors and all of your details! Thanks for playing with us at Bugaboo this week!
Hugs, Tammy

Cassie said...

Eeek!! This is such a fabulous card!!
So beautiful! I love those colors!! That blue green is so yummy!!!
Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Paper Issues!!
=)

Emily Branch said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE the color combo and that adorable little mouse in a cup image!! Thanks for playing EIC with us this week!

Riet said...

So gorgeous card Cheryl,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Anita said...

Beautiful card Cheryl. That image is so cute and I love those pretty papers.

maxine said...

This is so cute thanks for playing along at the crafty pad

Susan (peebsmama) said...

What a cute little mouse image. I like your choice of patterned papers too.

Gina said...

Glad to hear you are feeling better, sorry to hear your daughter is under the weather.

I love this card, the image is just too cute and the colors so bright and happy.

sgc said...

What a cute card! Love the color combo. Thank you for playing in the Bugaboo Challenge. Hope that you and your daughter are both feeling better by now:)

Maria Matter said...

too cute Cheryl! I love this color combo and your sweet ticket embellishment!
hugs & blessings!

Chris said...

I love everything about this card, the colors, the dp, the image. It's a great card.
thanks for playing in the S2G challenge this week.

Betty Wright said...

Your card is fabulous and beautifully detailed, Cheryl! I need to get me some more seam binding. Love that color!

I am glad you are feeling better. I do hope your daughter did not catch it. My son was sick last week a couple of days. Felt bad, cough, cold stuff. Yucky mess.

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hi, This is lovely, Thanks for playing along on MAWTT This week Hazelxo

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

The colors mix so well in this, it is beautiful! Thanks for sharing and playing with Gingerloft Challenge.

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

Oh Cheryl, this is just adorable! I love this cute little mouse. Thanks so much for joining our challenge at WHOOPSI DAISY this week:)

de said...

Super cute image and beautiful layout and colors! WOW all those challenges! You go girl! :-)

Thanks for playing EtsyInspired this week!

Brenda Brown said...

Such a beautiful card Cheryl and perfect for your daughter, I am sure she will love it. Thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT.
luv {brenda} xox

Judy Applegarth said...

Super cute card - glad you joined us at S2G Twisted Thursday! Hope to see you next week.

whoistracy said...

Love that little mouse! What a sweet take on the CP sketch, too. So glad you could play along with us.

ileana said...

How cute is this one!! love the colors yoy used, the papers are great! and the image is cute, cute, cute! Thank you for playing with us at Glitterbabe´s challenge this week, have a great :-)

Stacie (craft-princess) said...

Darling image and great papers! Thanks for sharing at Glitterbabes!

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

What a cute and cuddly little mouse - I can see why your daughter loves him so much! Beautiful backing paper and colouring (LOVE Copics!)
Hugs, Sylvia xxx

Beate said...

OH my goodness. That is so cute!
Hugs and smiles

Ann English said...

Aww, Cheryl, this is so cute! Thank you for joining us this week at S2G.

Sue said...

Wow, Cocoa is getting around this week, that's a lot of challenges! Your card is wonderful. Besides the adorable image colored beautifully, you have used a great mix of papers that coordinate just perfectly with the image. Thanks for joining the fun at Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge this month.

Hugs, Sue

sunghee said...

such a cute card! LOVE LOVE the colors!

Yenni Natalia said...

Oh dear cherly..this card totally cute..i am in love with this pattern paper..i guess it isnt no longer available isnt?
cute image great paper what a perfection!

thanks for sharing it on the Dutch Dare challenge..
hope you will join us again for the next challenge :)

hugs
yenni

Joelle said...

So adorable! Great image and I love the pattern paper and the punch work! I really like the way you used the ticket as a little tag! Very pretty!

HappyCrafter said...

Gorgeous card, and I like how you put thought in to a card that would be special to your daughter. Glad you are feeling better, too!!

Ingrid said...

Sweet, sweet, sweet! What a cute mouse and I love the colors you choose.
Thanks for joining us at the Fuzzy Wuzzy place :-)
Hugs Ing

Rosemary said...

Hi Cheryl! What a sweet card, love the image and how you've used it, your daughter is going to love it!

It definitely fits our Opus Gluei theme and thank you for participating with us - hope you come back for our next one!

Sande said...

Your card is so cute! Lovely image and great colors!

Thanks for joining us at WhoopsiDaisy!

Hugs, Sande

Kylie said...

Adorable card!
Thanks for playing at TFWC this month! Hope to see you back again for our next challenge!
Hugs
Kylie xx

stephanne said...

This turned out beautifully, the colours are wonderful as is that squeakin' cute image!! Thanks so much for playing with us at The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenges this month!!
hugs, stephanne

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