Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Gina K. Designs January Release Inspiration Blog Hop Day 1 {Stately Flowers 3 & Mehndi Wishes}

HI EVERYONE!
SPRING is in the air & I'm so happy YOU are here!

Today the Gina K. team is showing you 2 of the brand spankin' new stamp sets released last night!
Stately Flowers 3 & Mehndi Wishes!

Here's my card using Stately Flowers 3 and the new paper Wisteria Lane:


And my card using Mehndi Wishes AND the new paper Red Carpet:

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Thanks SOOOOOOOOOO much for visiting today!!

94 comments:

  1. Oh that flower looks awesome paper pieced! And love the bright colored birdie! Awesome Jimmy!

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  2. Lovely cards! I particularly like the way you paper pieced the flower in the first card! It looks amazing!

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  3. Such lovely cards, adore the paper pieced flower, and the second card is stunning :-)

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  4. Wow, Jimmi, I love the piecing on this flower AND how you layered the large and small one with the brad, that looks terrific, I hadn't thought of doing that! Completely changes the look, fabulous! Love the way you colored the bird, too!

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  5. I thought of doing that to the flower but didn't think I could pull it off but you sure did!! Both are beautiful Jimmi!!

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  6. I like your idea with the flower on the first card! So nice!

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  7. I love the paper pieced flower. 2 very colorful, cheery, and pretty cards.

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  8. What beautiful, colorful cards. Love how you did the flower

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  9. The bird looks so different with the colors you added - almost a Scandinavia Tole painting look!

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  10. Nice job! I really like the new paper. It's going on my wish list.

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  11. like both of these, but really like what you did with the dp. Makes me happy that it was purchased!

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  12. Both are stunning, love how you paper pieced the flower.

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  13. Nice job on your cards Jimmi! Love the way you pieced your flower on the first card...so cool.

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  14. Cool cards, love how you created the flower in the first card.

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  15. Wow....very beautiful...you sure use these new papers and stamps very well...loved the flower in the first card very much...thanks fopr sharing...

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  16. Beautiful cards Jimmi! I love your choice of colors! Thank you! Hugs Lori R.

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  17. The paper piecing in the first card is fantastic and the bird in the second card id beautiful!! Awesome job Jimmi!!

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  18. Love love love the paper piecing! great job!

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  19. These are beautiful. I love the paper piecing on the first one and the way you colored the bird on the second one. TFS.

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  20. love your cards Jimmi- you are soooo brave to color in that bird! That scared me!! :)

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  21. Both cards are gorgeous and I especially like the dry embossing on the second one.

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  22. Both Cards are Beautiful Love the colors and the papers. Love the Embossing you did. the Layering and the added ribbon gives that special touch. thanks for sharing and for the chance to win.
    abbraddock@msn.com

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  23. Oh my goodness I love the Wisteria paper and what a fun way to use it! Your cards are wonderful thank you for sharing with us.

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  24. Both of your cards are so nice, but I especially like the colours you use on the bird. The embossing really adds to the elegance of the card.

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  25. What beautiful cards! The colors on each just wonderful.

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  26. Love the paper piecing and the colors on the second card. Beautiful cards.

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  27. I so love the red on the Mehndi card so uplifting

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  28. Great coloring and really nice texturing. TFS :)

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  29. Beautiful projects. I love the colors! Thanks for a chance to win.

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  30. Bet your paper piecing of the magnolia helps sway people that don't trust their shading! Beautiful cards with beautiful papers.

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  31. Beautiful! It looks like you found your mojo!

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  32. Oh how pretty and original these are! Love them!

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  33. I can't believe you paper pieced that flower...it came out soooooo good. Wow...nice samples.

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  34. Wow, love the paper piecing on the flower...I never thought of THAT!!! Sweet Mehndi design as well :)

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  35. Love the paper piecing on the flower and the strips of the new patterned paper. Your Mehndi bird is gorgeous -- love the coloring!

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  36. Hi, Jimmi! What lovely cards (that I am going to case:) esp paper piecing big flowers like you did on card #1, and using the sketch for your card #2! Thanks for sharing your ideas!

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  37. These cards just POP out at you. Great job.

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  38. I love the paper piecing on the card. It just pops!

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  39. Lovely cards! I love the look of the magnolia stamped on pattern paper!

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  41. Beautiful colors & very pretty designs

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  42. Your paper piecing is stunning! I love the way you did that. No coloring required. YAY!

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  43. Beautiful cards!Love them both and paper pattern u chose.

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  44. Oooh love that Wisteria Lane paper and how you paper pieced your flower, really pretty!

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  45. Both are stunning cards and I love how you stamped the flower on the pattern paper too.

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  46. Fabulous cards, love the coloring

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  47. Wow! The little bird looks so cute coloured in! That's a fabulous card and the flower card is very striking with those lovely colours you put together ! Tfs

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  48. Great idea for the paper piecing and wonderful color on the bird, Jimmi.

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  49. I love the first card - stamping on DSP gives an awesome effect and isn't something I think to do very often. Thanks for the reminder!

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  50. Thanks... love how you've used Gina's new patterned paper!

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  51. Love that paperpieced bitterroot flower. Stunning

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  52. I love your bright colors! Fantastic!

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  53. Very pretty cards, especially the flower card. Thanks for sharing.

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  54. Both cards are beautiful but I particularly like the Stately Flowers card. You used my favorite colors and the design is gorgeous!

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  55. W O W ! ! ! Paper piecing a flower. What a wonderful idea. Great job.
    Jean McGee

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  56. Beautiful cards! Love your paper piecing!

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  57. Very nice, neat idea with the paper piecing.

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  58. Love your first card. The color scheme is fantastic and the paper pieced flower is amazing.

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  59. Nice, very nice!!! Like the paper piecing!!

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  60. Love the cards. That paper pieced one is terrific.

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  61. So bright and cheerful! Hugs, Jennifer

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  62. Jimmi, wonderful cards, I really love the first one, that is so pretty and rich looking.
    Thanks for sharing your lovely talents.
    hugs
    Donna

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  63. I really love all the textures your cards have! TFS!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  64. Love the cards thanks for sharing

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  65. love, love the details in your bitteroot. have seen nothing like them so far . cheers for originality . TFS

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  66. Oh that is too funny! Exact same layering on the exact same image! Gorgeous cards!

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  67. Oh those cards are very beautiful specially the purple one.

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  68. Great job Jimmi...Your Stately Flowers card is my favorite!

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  69. I really enjoyed seeing your projects! The patterned paper you used on the flower stamp is really pretty and unique and I think the colors you used on the mehndi card are just gorgeous!

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  70. Your cards are so beautiful. Love your beautiful flowers and the wonderful bird. Great job. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

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  71. Jimmi these are both gorgeous...i love the embossing on the white paper too.

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  72. I love your cards. The colors on the bird, and the gorgeous flower card are stunning.Thanks!

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  73. Beautiful cards! Love the paper piecing!

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  74. Wow, those flowers look really pretty paper pieced Jimmi, I love that technique but would never think to do it with floral images, but it looks great! Thanks for the inspiration to try something new!

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  75. great job on the inspiration hops girl! my favorite is the Stately Flowers, love the paper-piecing! so funny about your dh's comment about the girl talk!

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  76. wow - both of these are so gorgeous

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