Saturday, March 11, 2017

Birthday Bash blog hop with Connie Can Crop

Welcome to the 
Birthday Bash Blog Hop

We hope you are ready to celebrate Birthdays with the biggest Bash around!!
This hop is full of Balloons, Cake, Presents, Smiles and more!
So let's make a wish and blow out the candles
as we celebrate another year of birthdays!! 

  You should have arrived from Veronica's blog.
If you just happened upon this spectacular hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop. 

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping and leaving your comments for all of these amazing crafters.

We have an awesome sponsor for this month!

One lucky winner will get to choose two Bundles or files of their choice ($6.00 value)
Please visit Miss Kate Cuttables HERE
Follow their blog HERE
you can find them on facebook HERE

What do you need to do to win? Easy... become  a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.

You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments.
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 3/15/17
at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

I recently participated in a swap that entailed using the Double Dutch fold.  I made several of these bright balloon birthday cards.  I stamped my sentiment on the inside.

Here's a copy of the video I used:   Double Dutch Fold

We R Hip Hip Hooray collection
Stampin Up Balloon Celebration and punch
Distress Ink Peacock Feathers
Stampin Up ink:  Watermelon Wonder and Cucumber Crush
Momento Pear Tart ink
Tutti Stitched banners dies
Quick Quotes chalking inks:  Green with Envy, Blue Lagoon, Lemonade, Maraschino Cherry
floss and foam dots

 Up next is my good friend Sue!

Here's our line up in case you get lost:

Don't forget to check out this month's new challenge at Connie Can Crop!!

Connie Can Crop Challenge #56
due 11:59 P.M., Friday, March 31st, 2017
Pacific Time

I would like to enter this in the following challenges:


Thanks so much for stopping by!



  1. Wow!!! This card is amazing. Great job!

  2. love love love your cards!!! they are amazing!

  3. I love how you colored the balloons! I need to try the Dutch fold. They look fun to make!

  4. Really CUTE!!! I LOVE the balloons, great design.


  5. Awesome card - love the colors and design!

  6. I love this double dutch fold...and the balloons...and the colors you used. Guess you could say I love everything about this card. It's been fun hopping with you!

  7. Thanks for sharing the video. I haven't tried much folding on my cards but this balloon card is lovely, so I may jump in with both feet!

  8. Wowzers, what great cards! Love the shapes, colors, and papers you used. The Quick Quotes Powderpuff chalks are some of my faves also!

  9. These are beautiful!! What an awesome fold and those papers are fabulous! Just perfect for cheery, Happy Birthday greetings. Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

  10. Wow.... this card is so cute. I need to try to make one of these. Thanks for sharing!!!

  11. I haven't seen that fold before. It sure is cute.

  12. Wow those cards are so much fun. I like the bright colors and the balloons. I got to learn that fold. Tfs and for being part of this happy bday hop. Good luck

  13. Fabulous card design.Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge good luck!!

  14. This is a stunning card and like this fold. so glad you joined us at The House that Stamps Built.

  15. I love the different ideas on your cards, they all look fantastic. So many intriquite details.

  16. This is a beautiful idea for a card I need ot learn this one! Wonderful work!

  17. Your cards are so awesome... I'm going to have to carve out some time to watch that Dutch fold video! Great hopping with you!

  18. Love Double Dutch cards - and this one is filled with fun - colors, balloons great job. Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built this week.

  19. I love the fold! So stinking cute! Thanks so much for joining in my birthday. Hope you are feeling better.

  20. Way to rock our challenge! So happy you played along, and I love this stamp set - so versatile! Thanks for joining us at The House that Stamps Built!

  21. As usual Alicia, your project is AWESOME!

  22. Perfect day for a birthday party...we had J's party this day too :-)

  23. Such a great and festive card! Hugs, Autumn