Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Verve Spotlight Hop Day 1

I can hardly stand it.  The excitement is boiling over in my craft room.  I am beyond thrilled to be on the Verve team with all these amazingly talented gals.  Today is my first Spotlight hop as a Diva and I'm just so excited to be here!

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Welcome to the first day of our February 2013 Spotlight Hops!  Today we're shining our Verve spotlights on the new stamps Remember ThisCalendar Countdown and Smile Plain Jane. Each of the release team Divas below has posted her first look at these new stamps today. As you hop through the list below, you just might see some super sneaky peeks of new coordinating dies, so keep your eyes peeled! Everything you see previewed along today's hop will be available inVerve's online store on Friday, February 22.

Want to win some shiny new Verve? We'll be picking a random commenter on one of the hop spots below to win today's featured products! So be sure to leave a little comment on all the blogs below to increase your chances! Check out the Verve Blog for all the prize details and deadlines. Woohoo! Let's get started...

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This card uses Remember this and Calendar Countdown.  I used the days of the week and made a fun background.  Then I added in a couple of the new dies from the Banner Bundle and a sentiment from Remember this.  I added in some rose buds and some silver pearls to finish it off.


1. Amber7. Julee
2. Andrea8. Laurie S.
3. Charmaine9. Laurie W.
4. Christyne10. Marisa
5. Janelle11. Maureen
6. Jen S.12. Teresa

I know these girls have lots to share!  Don't forget to leave a comment for your chance to win!  Stayed tuned!  I'll be back tomorrow with round 2!  :)

Have a great day!

77 comments:

Taheerah (*LittleMissT*) said...

Great card Laurie! I love the happy colours and the stamped background!

Julie S. said...

Congrats !! I can see why you made the team ! Your card is stunning ! TFS .

Andrea Ewen said...

How clever, Laurie...love that homemade background paper! The pop of color looks simply vibrant against it! Beautiful work!

Cindi Flass said...

Beautiful card! I love the elegance of it and the colors are so pretty.

Lisa said...

Your joy shows in this pretty card Laurie! Great background and pretty little roses!

Elena said...

What a lovely card!

Teresa Kline said...

this is the cutest card, luv the day background stamping...sweeet!

Lynn said...

You know I love Verve and I'm loving that you are on their DT. Your fabulous style shines through with these gorgeous stamps Laurie!

Diana Nguyen said...

Oh, love this card! It's just perfect!

Elena said...

I can feel your excitement! Congrats! I love the fun background you created!

Aimes said...

Yay!!! Congrats, Girlie!! What awesome news and so well deserved too!
Love your sweet little card - the background is fab as is the focal point of course!
Hugs!
x

Jingle said...

This is gorgeous! I love the curled edges of the banner!

Divinity said...

sweet card

Kelly Griglione said...

Big congrats, Laurie!!! So excited for you! And what a beautiful card you made for the hop too. Those colors look great together!

Carol said...

Love your clean and simple style, Laurie! Fab card!

Luanne said...

It's so fun seeing you hook up with Verve!! I love their wonderful sentiments and verses! Your card is awesome, especially the background! :-)

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Marisa said...

Love the BG you created and how it ties into the sentiment. Brilliantly done :) Tickled pink at being here too and glad I get to share it with you!!

Sherry said...

too cute love the flowers thanks for sharing

Jackie Pedro said...

Congratulations, Laurie! You are a perfect addition to the Verve team! And you kicked it off with a gorgeous card!

Wanda Cullen said...

Wowzers, this is a stunning diva debut! Love the BG you created and those layered banners with embellies really pack a WOW factor! Love it!

Stacey Schafer said...

so gorgeous, Laurie! love your simple layout with a pop of color!

gardener said...

Oh, goodness, gray is becoming my favorite neutral and the splashes of pink and teal are gorgeous.

Rosemary said...

wow... beautiful card!! love the clean and stunning design!

Vickie Z said...

Fabulous card!! Love the BG you created and wonderful use of the banner!! Color choices just make the focal point pop!!

Elizabeth said...

Fantastic color combo! I really like the custom DP! =)

Kelly said...

great idea using the days of the week in the background! Love it!

Denise Bryant said...

Pretty card! Love the banner you created and the days of the week background. Pretty flowers too!
DeniseB

jan farnworth said...

very cute love the little flowers.

designbydonna said...

Stunning. Love the background and the color combo

Valentyna Komisarenko said...

Very cute! Love the color combo!

GrĂ¡ O'Neill said...

Fabulous card, love the stamped background & the flags for the sentiment :)

Joyce said...

Such an awesome card. I love that stamped background.

Mary Ann said...

Very pretty,Love your flowers,MaryAnnG.

Betty said...

Beautiful card! Love the color combo! Thanks for sharing!!

Lea L. said...

This is so pretty!! LOVE that banner, and those sweet flowers!

Heather said...

Wow! Welcome to the team! Your card is so stunning and yet so simple! Love those roses.

Vicki Dutcher said...

Way to premier it! Fun card with the bg of days!

Kerian said...

great card, awesome idea for the background...congrats on being a Verve Diva

jennifer said...

Cute card! I love that the pink and teal pop against the stamped muted background!

latoya said...

such a cool card. i love the days of the week as a background stamp. great job!

Annheidel said...

Cute card! I love how you did the background.

Sue D said...

Lovely card--I like the background and the colors.

Moosisk said...

Great card! I love how you made the background by stamping the days of the week in a subtle color. NICE! :D

Kristie Goulet said...

Love your stamped background and those fabby roses! Awesome card!

Tammy said...

I love the colors you used!

Tracey McNeely said...

Congrats and beautiful card, you should be so excited! They made a great choice with you!

Kris B said...

Wonderful card! I love how you created the background! TFS God bless!!

craftymom205 said...

Lovely card.

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Tracy said...

So pretty!

Tracy said...

So pretty!

Suzanne said...

LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVE!!!!!!!!!!!

Caitiumom said...

Like the rosebuds and silver pearls.

Darlene Gabriel said...

Beautiful card. I love the background you've created. The banner is perfect and this sentiment is great.

Jocelyn Olson said...

Yeah! Congrats again! :) I LOVE the CAS approach to the stamps. It's bold with the colors and a gorgeous design!

Vera Yates (Ling) said...

Congrats, Laurie! Verve is so lucky to have you. Looking forward to seeing your beautiful creations. Love your card!

scrappingnana said...

Very pretty. Love the colors.

Christine said...

Love your background paper! The banner stamp is wonderful!

calamity jane said...

Great card Laurie!!! Love the grey background you made & think the "flag" die is going to be one of my new faves!

Janelle said...

So stinking clever and sweet! I love the combination of stamps in the background and that banner!

Congratulations and an all-around *whoop-whoop* for the new Diva on the block. I'm ecstatic to be designing along side you!

cm said...

Wonderful showcase of the new release; and congrats on your new position on Verve. Gorgeous projects. Thank you for sharing.

Kathy said...

Awesome! Love the days of the week background, so clever.

LEG Studios said...

Love your creation! Hope this stamp set can be used for PL! Thanks for sharing!

Mary-Anne V said...

Congrats on joining Verve...so happy to see what you came up with today. The card is beautiful and I love the background you created with the days of the week.

Miriam Prantner said...

I LOVE how you created the background paper with the days of the week stamps and those three little flowers at the top of the pennant are so sweet!

Ravengirl said...

How totally perfect! I just love this card application of the Verve stamps that are meant for scrapbooking or PL!

Jennipher said...

very cute!

Heidi said...

Oh yeah, that is so darned cute!

dj said...

Dang....that is just super cute!! Simple and yet elegant!! Love the days of the week background that you created!!

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mdog said...

Love the roses! Great job.

Ellen said...

Gorgeous! Love the CAS design!

Jen Carter said...

This is gorgeous!! I can totally see this as a wedding card! Love the colors!

Kris in Alaska said...

Such a clever FUN card!

Kris in Alaska
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Ruth G said...

I love the play on words, the color combo and the dimension and fun the banners and flowers add! Thanks so much for sharing!!!

maria f. said...

Hey Diva, happy for you. So clever to use the day stamp to make a BG.

Sheena Brooks said...

wow - great way to showcase this new set on a card.

love2scrap said...

Beautiful card. I love the font on the days of the week in the background.

 
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