Monday, August 14, 2017

The Counting Blessings Collection Blog Hop!

Hi! Welcome to the Counting Blessings Blog Hop! We have a ton of inspiration in store today, so make sure to hop around and check it all out! You should have arrived here from Ardyth's blog!




This Collection is truly one of my favorites to date.  I just love anything having to do with Autumn and this collection screams Fall.  But.. one of the greatest things about this Collection is that even though everything is more Autumn themed, they can be used year round, too.  Plenty of the sentiments and images will work any time of the year.  Talk about awesomeness!

To get on the wait list for your Collection, click here!

My first card was created using the new Marching Leaves stencil.  I wanted to keep this card as Autumn-ish (is that a word?!) as possible.  I fussy cut the sentiment from the Autumn Blessings stamp set out once it was stamped.

Catherine Pooler Supplies used on this card: Marching Leaves Stencil, Autumn Blessings Stamp Set, Midnight Ink, Tiki Torch Ink, Tutti Frutti Ink, and Tiara Ink


I created this card with a Spring color palette in mind! The sentiments from the Good Things stamp set are becoming my go-to set for everything I create.

Catherine Pooler Supplies Used on this card: Bloomin; Bouquet Stamp Set, Good Things Stamp Set, Midnight, Party Dress, Garden Party, Flirty Fuchsia Inks


My final card pays homage to Autumn again.  I just couldn't help it.  If you take a closer look, you can see that the die cuts from the Fallen Leaves die are sparkly!

Catherine Pooler Designs Supplies used on this card: Autumn Blessings Stamp Set, Fallen Leaves Die, Tiki Torch, Orange Twist, Black Jack Inks


Now it's time to comment to win!


One winner will be chosen at random from each day's comments and announced on AUGUST 17th on Catherine’s blog. Good luck!!!!

Next up on the hop is Deepti!

Blog Hop List:
Catherine
Laurel
Kristie
Ardyth
Chrissie (YOU ARE HERE)
Deepti
Justine

To get on the wait list for your Collection, click here!

I'll be back on Release Day with some more creations (and a video), so don't forget to head on back on August 16!

Thanks for stopping by today!


SUPPLIES:

All Stamp of Approval supplies are listed above and linked when available.  Affiliate links used.



Let's Connect! 

 



219 comments:

  1. Beautiful cards, thank you for sharing your talents.

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  2. beautiful cards, beautiful collection!

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  3. I LOVE the grateful card and the colors you chose. So pretty!

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  4. These cards turned out super cute. I am liking the items in the kit the more I see them used. Thank you

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  5. I did get to here now - beautiful cards. I don't know what was going on the first few times I tried - sorry fir concern.

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  6. Oh wow.. such fabulous cards.. the leaf stencil I so versatile!

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  7. Awesome cards. Love the colors. This collection is going to be so versatile.

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  8. Great cards! Great collection! Thanks for your inspiration!

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  9. Amazing cards!!! Love them!!! Thank you for sharing!

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  10. Such beautiful cards. Love the fall colors and easy to CASE all. Thx

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  11. Lovely cards! I really adore the ombre effect you did on the first card.
    And I just love the leaves in this kit, so pretty!!

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  12. Beautiful..I think everyone is enjoying the leaves..anxious to have them in my collection!

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  13. Really loving those autumn leaves!! Your cards are just striking!!

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  14. Your cards are lovely. I am loving the vibrant colors.

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  15. Love them all but that first one....WOW

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  16. I like the neon look iron the last card.

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  17. I just love the fall colors you have used on your cards. Lots of inspiring ideas for this SOA collection. Thanks!

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  18. This collection just screams Chrissie....(I just read your bio). Your love of Autumn shows on the cards you made. Isn't God a great artist? Thanks for sharing your inspiration. You are very creative.

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  19. Beautiful cards! Thanks for the inspiration.

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  20. I am just loving all the leaves and fall aspects of this kit. Fabulous cards :).

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  21. Love that you can use these stamps and dies for different seasons. Your cards are beautiful!!

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  22. I am so ready for fall and your cards are making my day!

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  23. These cards are so beautiful and definitely get me in the mood for Fall! Nicely done.

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  24. Beautiful cards!!! I can't wait to play!

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  25. Those stunningly rich tones of autum with the marching leaves stencil is breathtaking! I can't wait to get my hands on my SOA collection and create a similar card! I'm a September baby, and those oranges and yellows are calling my name😀

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  26. I love all the leaves in this collection. Your cards are beautiful.

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  27. Beautiful cards! I think the first one is my favorite!

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  28. Lovely cards! Especially love the orange yellow one with leaves stencil.

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  29. Love them all great use of this new collection.

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  30. Such gorgeous cards! Love the leaf stencil. xxx

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  31. Hi Chrissie ~ Autumn is my favorite time of year and you've captured the beauty of "my" season perfectly with your cards. Love the subtlety of the ink on the spring-themed card with the bright pops of color. Thanks for continuing to inspire me with your creativity. ~HUGS~
    #kindnessmatters

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  32. The ideas just keep coming...I now know I NEED this collection...Thanks for the inspring ideas.

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  33. THESE ARE WONDERFUL. LOVE THE COLLECTION

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    \outl0\strokewidth0 \strokec2 Fantastic! I can't wait to get my hands on this collection! You have all inspired me so much! I also love autumn, it's my favorite time of the year! You've captured the spirit of fall with all three cards. The last of the summer flowers going into the rich colors of fall! Thanks for sharing your creativity!}

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  35. Oh these are fun cards! Love your colors and patterns--can't wait to get this collection. Thanks for sharing on this great blog hop!!

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  36. I love your second card. It's so forgiving for those of us who are not colourers!

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  37. I am really loving the flower stamps - and I'm not a flowery type of person!! Thanks for showing my so many different ways of using these items!! I love it!

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  38. Looks like you've had fun with this collection so far. Great cards! These days on the blog hop are so exciting!

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  39. Love how many different ways the stamps can be used.

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  40. Gorgeous cards! Really like those leaves so pretty!

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  41. awesome cards. Love them all but the first one with the ombre effect is stunning

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  42. Love your cards, so pretty. Love the color combinations.

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  43. I love your trio of cards using the SOA I love the leaf stencil so much!!

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  44. Hello, all three cards are beautiful especially the first one. Can't wait to see what else is in this box of goodies!

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  45. Gorgeous cards! Love the colors you used and these sentiments are so pretty! Great job.

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  46. This kit is going to inspire me to create some beautiful cards!

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  47. Very pretty array of cards! So lovely and elegant!!

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  48. Each card is so beautiful & increases those feelings of anticipation I'm having to receive my very own Stamp of Approval box! I hope to CASE all 3 of your cards very soon! Thanks for sharing your designs! :)

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  49. Oh wow! All your cards are so beautiful! I love the bright colors!!!

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  50. Oh my word, that gorgeous blending on that first card- so pretty!

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  51. Ooooh, I love the vibrant yellows and oranges you chose for the fall themed cards. Beautiful!

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  52. Love love love the splattered look!

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  53. The colors you picked are gorgeous! The one card looks like it has light behind it! Love these!! Thanks for the inspiration!!!

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  54. The yellow/orange leaves are stunning!

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  55. Colors are brilliant! Love these cards.

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  56. The flower card is my favorite. They are all great though.

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  57. These colors are so Great! Love the spinging too! Great job using this collection!

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  58. I am loving the pink and orange colors.

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  59. If Autumn-ish isn't a word yet it is now!!! Love, Love, Love your 1st card... This is the best way (for me) to enjoy the season with out dealing with my allergies. Love the Marching Leaves stencil.

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  60. These cards are just lovely thanks for sharing

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  61. The more examples I see from this collection, the more anxious am I to buy it.

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  62. Just love these colour combinations. You and your tam inspire me ( an keep me poor!! Just have to have this collection)

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  63. AWesome cards...love the different leaf images, dies and stencils.

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  64. Ooooh such pretty ombre leaves on that first card.

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  65. I am new to card making. I am excited to do my Thanksgiving cards and these have really gotten me in the mood.

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  66. Love the cards. Thanks for sharing!

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  67. Hi Chrissie! All your cards are beautiful, however, I think my favorite is the 2nd one! :) I have a real soft spot for florals! I certainly have loving what I see from this collection though! It is SO versatile! Thanks for sharing! :)

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  68. Beautiful cards, so cheery and I'm loving that leaf stencil!

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  69. Fabulous card designs and color choices.

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  70. these are some great cards, the stenciled leaf one really grabbed my attention. I can see this new box is going to get a lot of use!

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  71. Very nice cards! I love the golden thankful card--it made me think fall right away!

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  72. Gorgeous cards! I love what you did with the flowers.

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  73. I'm so excited for this collection

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  74. Your cards are fantastic! Love the colors as well as your designs. Lots of inspiration, thanks!

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  75. The colors are vivid without losing integrity.... love it

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  76. I'm in love!! All three of your cards are sooo beautiful!!

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  77. I adore the colors you used and the die cut leafs! So cute!

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  78. I love them all. Can't wait to play with this set

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  79. I really love the marching leaves stencil...your cards are beautiful...thanks for sharing!

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  80. Chrissie, all of your cards are awesome! Loved them all! Liking orange/golden colors you used!

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  81. Love the cards. I especially like the colors on the last card. They give such a beautiful contrast.

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  82. Beautiful cards. I love your color choices they really remind me of fall.

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  83. Again another great display of the ideas that this SOA box will release

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  84. I'm not normally an orange fan, but your cards are quite lovely! I love the vibrancy of orange the way you've chosen to use it!

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  85. All the leaves are wonderful. The colors make me think oF Home. Thanks

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  86. Love your choice in colors. The sentiments in this kit are awesome...like the one on your second card!! So appropriate and encouraging for so many people!

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  87. Great color combos, I am drawn to anything in the bright fall colors spectrum. Beautiful cards!

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  88. Nice cards. I just can't wait to get my hands on these.

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  89. I can't get over how you all can use the same stamp and it all looks totally different thanks for sharing love them all

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  90. Your colour choices are inspiring. Absolutely gorgeous!

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  91. I love your bright orange card with the bright splatters! Awesome!

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  92. Love how this collection works for all seasons...beautiful cards!

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  93. I'm loving all the great cards! So excited for tomorrow!

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  94. Love the final card. What a great way to use those dies.

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  95. I love your first card! Makes me think of how close fall is.

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  96. great job! Love how you used the dies!!!!

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  97. Love the shading in the backgrounds.
    The flowers sliding off the card
    is a good idea.
    thanks for sharing.

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  98. This SOA absolutely Rocks. I see so many uses for the stencil. I love how you used it to make the background in your card. Your yellow card is so striking. I love how it just pops.

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  99. Fabulous mix of card designs, they really showcase the products in the kit wonderfully!

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  100. Love the pink and orange flowers with the splashes of pink. Makes me happy!

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  101. thanks for sharing. I am so glad these stamps don't just have to me used for the fall. They can be used for all seasons.

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  102. I love the leaves and pumpkin's the name Counting Blessings Collection. I am counting the days left to order lol

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  103. I love your color choices and style! So beautiful!

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  104. The colors and the leaves stencil are so beautiful and vibrant!!!

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  105. I love all of the cards but the GRATEFUL Card is stunning! Love this collection!!!!!!

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  106. Gorgeous cards! Beautiful colors, patterns, and over all layouts on them!

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  107. I LOVE each these cards you've shared today, but the leaf stenciled "grateful" card.....SWOON!

    Thanks so much!
    ~Avis, 081417

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  108. I like the flower card, love the colors

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  109. You had me excited more for a minute, when I thought there was a 'grateful' die! I'm not a fan of fussy cutting! Love the stamp though!

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  110. Loved your choice of colors on these bright and beautiful cards! Thanks for sharing

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  111. Love love love what you did in these cards. Love the stenciling and the colors you chose; love the flowers; love how you used the spotlight to make the thankful stand out. Waaay cool!

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  112. Your cards are amazing. So crisp and love the different seasons represented. Can't wait to mine.

    Cheryl

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  113. Love the sketchy look on the big blooms!

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  114. I like the colors of your awesome cards.

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  115. I love your use of autumn colors! That leaf stencil is awesome.

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  116. I just love the leaf stamp, great cards.

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  117. Really cute cards! Awesome job on the colors.
    natgodfrey4@gmail.com

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  118. My granddaughters love the colors you use.

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  119. OHHH! I love the Autumn cards sooo much! Both the first and third one make me think of the colors of leaves and everywhere;for autumn! Thank you for your creative talents.

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  120. Thanks for sharing your cards. The flowers card is stunning.

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  121. Gorgeous cards Chrissie! They are awesome!

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  122. I'm head over heels for the fallen leaves dies. I Love your sparkle!

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  123. Love all you beautiful cards you have done with this new collection. Would love a change to win. Please enter me in the drawing. Thank you so much. Also thank you for your great ideas.

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  124. Love the card using the stencil, well I love them all, but that stencil is so versatile! Thanks for the great ideas.

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  125. Love, love, love this collection and your cards!!!

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  126. All three of the cards are lovely but the ombré on the first card is just gorgeous. What a wonderful collection of product! So versatile.

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  127. Adorable each of your cards you made .Would be thrilled to try my hands at those with fun looking products..Thank you for sharing here..

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  128. Your use of color is so powerful in your work, just beautiful cards!!

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  129. I am in love with your color choices!

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  130. Great cards with such beautiful color!

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  131. Very inspiring set of cards. Can't wait to try it out.

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  132. Love them. I'm amazed at how many different looks come from a few stamps , dies and stencils

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  133. Love the cards. Thanks for the ispiration

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  134. Love the colors you used and your creativity using this set

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  135. The background stencils are wonderful!

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  136. Such great cards from everyone with this SOA! I think this is my favorite collection so far! Love the thankful die!

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  137. Great cards! My fave is the third, where you use the sentiment stamp to create the background. Great effect and I am in love with those falling leaves dies

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  138. Leaves, blooms and bright colors...your cards are inspiring!

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  139. Absolutely stunning cards. Each one is just beautiful!

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  140. Thank you, for sharing your beautiful cards and giving us a chance to win a set.

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  141. WOW - really love your sample cards. Can't really pick my favorite - - each has a special element I adore. Thanks so much for your inspiration!

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  142. Lovely cards. Like the one with the flowers the best.

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  143. I have fallen in love with these leaves and I love what you've done with them.

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  144. Ahhh, Chrissie, these are gorgeous!!! The first one is my FAVORITE. Those ombre stenciled leaves are amazing!!!!! :)

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  145. Great job of showcasing products from this SOA box. Can't wait to get my hands on it.

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  146. My favorite of these three is the pink card. I love the "splatters" of color on it. I've just started doing that on my cards and I love the result. Thanks for sharing!

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  147. Beautiful cards! Love the Autumn color.

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  148. Wonderful cards and inspiration for using this versitle collection! I cannot wait for the slumber party to order mine!

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  149. Your Autumn cards are making me long for cooler days! Thank you.

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  150. ughhhh, I love all of them, your killing me smalls with all these cards using that beautiful Orange ink lol

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  151. Gorgeous cards! This is one of the best sets I've seen in a LONG time!! Thanks for sharing!

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  152. Fall is my favorite!! I absolutely love these cards. I love the beautiful blossoms card. So many options. Thanks for your ideas!

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  153. I love the colors on the second "special" card!

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  154. LOVE the ombre look!!! It's a favorite of mine!!!!!!!!!

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  155. Hard to choose a favorite. Lovely cards!

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  156. Great cards! I love the colors you have chosen.

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  157. Beautiful cards. Love the floral one.

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  158. Great color combinations. I feel I need that leaf stencil asap.

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  159. Wow!Lovely projects!Thank you for the inspiration :)

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  160. oooh! i love bright summery cards! great choices.

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  161. These are all beautiful! I love the marching leaves stencil! It's so gorgeous!

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  162. Wonderful set of cards. All so different. TFS

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  163. These cards are absolutely beautiful, Chrissie! I love the stencil leaf card! The colors are gorgeous! I can't wait to order this collection!

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  164. Leaves, leaves glorious leaves and so many ways to use them. Love these cards.

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  165. Thank you for sharing your talents!!

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  166. All three cards are beautiful but I'm really drawn to the first one. Love the colors & how the words almost float above the card.

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