Always Here - SSD Blog Hop

Welcome to Skipping Stones Design’s Blog Hop to celebrate the release of a new stamp set, "Always Here". If you just happened upon my blog today, you’ll want to go back to the beginning at Skipping Stones Design. You should have arrived from Dina's blog if you are following the hop. But, if you just wanted to stop by and say Hi! That is, of course, fine, too! 'Cause you guys know I love it when you stop by to say hi and stuff! Just say'n.

Combined with the blog hop today, it's also Skipping Stones Sketch Tuesday which means the Design Team is showcasing another fabulous sketch from Maren Benedict! We'd love for you to play along with the sketch and link your card at the Skipping Stones Blog. Just remember to use the keywords SSD040 if you are uploading to any online galleries and link it up over at the SSD blog!

Here is the card that I created for this week! I started with the brand new Always Here stamp set and a file folder and boy was I thrilled with the results!

I'm Alwyas Here...

I used the smaller butterfly in the set three times and stamped the sentiment over on the tab. I choose a fabulous satin ribbon as my background to the butterflies combined with a subtle ivory patterned ribbon. And added a few paper flowers as a finishing touch!

I'm Always Here 2

I used Platinum stickles to add the sparkle and I LOVE that!!! It is so fabulously luxurious!


I can't even TELL you how good it feels to be playing with paper and such again! *phew!* I love making stuff!

Also, today is the LAST day to enter my BLOGIVERSARY GIVEAWAY! I have added an UNRELEASED set of Skipping Stone Stamps to the mix and, I am now adding a Jingle original piece to it, as well, so be sure to check it out and ENTER!!!!

Now, go hop along and see what the Stamp Tramps have created! Your next stop after my blog is Heidi's blog!

Kandi Phillips
Kryssi Ng
Maren Benedict
Amanda Sewell
Alice Wertz
Dina Kowal
Jennifer Ingle (That's Me!)
Heidi Van Lar
Vanessa Menhorn
Peggy Russell
Wendy Price
Michelle Giraud

Today I am linking with the following parties:

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  1. Ooooohhhh - this one is a beauty!! Love it Miss Jingle!

    Deanne :)

  2. soooo pretty...love those glittery butterflies!!!

  3. This is really beautiful..love the file!!Warmest Regards,Cat

  4. You Are sooo talented!!
    Hope your day is blessed with all thing s beautiful just like that card you created

  5. Gorgeous - love the monochromatic color scheme. The butterflies are to die for!

  6. This card is just absolutely gorgeous!!! Super luxe and rich, I have those little flowers myself :) The platinum stickles add the perfect touch of sparkle in the perfect colour to the card which is super unique I might add... Look at you getting all creative with file folders ;)

    I cant wait for the winner of your bloggiversary giveaway !

    Happy Blog Hop!

  7. This is such a pretty card. Those butterflies are aweosme.

  8. Oh la la!!! What a luxurious card!!! SImply Stunning!!! Lucky to have you ;0)

  9. WOW...I'm speechless. I love the colors and the outcome of this card is amazing!

  10. ohhhh its Gorgeous Jingle! Love the glitz girl!

  11. Love love love this!!! Great ribbon on it!

  12. This has got to be my favorite card..now now I love them all but this one is so beautiful. (so love my butterflies) Awesome job as always!!


  13. What a stunning card, Jen! Love those glittery butterflies and the gorgeous satin ribbon.

  14. This is such an elegant card! You did a wonderful job!!

  15. Your card is SO pretty! I love the glittery butterflies and the color palette you used is so elegant! Glad you're creating again! Theresa

  16. WOWZA!!! GORGEOUS!!! Very stunning! Love it! Those colors are perfect, too.

  17. wow, stunning, love the colour tones and the cute tab sides! hugs Debx

  18. such a beautiful card! Love the butterflies.

  19. I just popped in to say and have a look and just fell in love with your new card , gorgeous !

  20. stunning beautiful! I just love everything about it!

  21. Elegant and cute at the same time--now that's a rare accomplishment! Beautiful card!

  22. Wow, the color palette works so well, and I never would have thought of it. Sparkles, too!

  23. Those butterflies are devine! Love the Stickles accents :)

  24. What a beautiful card. It would go into my save file if I ever recieved on like that!


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