Sunday, February 13, 2011

DeNami Design's February Blog Hop: BEAUTIFUL BUTTONS

Hop...Hop...Hop! It's DeNami Design Blog Hop Time! This month's theme is "Beautiful Buttons." Who doesn't love using buttons as card embellishments?


If you've been following the hop, you should have just arrived from

Nicki Scheck's blog: Dream Create Inspire.

She is always so creative with colors and textures!


If you are lost or just joining the blog hop, you can start at the beginning at


Make sure to leave comments as you hop because a few lucky people will win gift certificates to DeNami Design!

Now, here is my "Button-acious" creation:

Your next stop on the hop is Kristy Smith's blog: Kristy's Crafts. She creates such wonderful "happy" cards. It's impossible to look at her colorful creations and not smile.


Happy Hopping!


Amy

Supplies: Stamps: M34 Rosette Corner (retired), E77 Small Rosette, C51 Mini Rosette, Leaf (from PF01 Classic Leaves stamp set), Sentiment (from TR09 Sweet Sayings stamp set), A88 Mini Polka Dot (all stamps by DeNami Design) Ink: Tuxedo Black, Rose Bud & Grape Jelly (Memento) Paper: White, Purple (TPC), Pink (DCWV) Other: Copic Markers, Buttons (assorted), Hot Pink grosgrain ribbon (DeNami Design), Stardust glitter pen, Scallop Circle Punches (Marvy)

52 comments:

...:::Paulina:::... said...

Oh my goodness, Amy, I'm blown away that you created your own wreath using lots of stamps! I can't imagine how long that must have taken you! Love these yummy colors together!

Tina said...

Great use of buttons on your wonderful created wreath! And I love how the card opens Great job!

Andrea M said...

Holy moly - that button wreath is FABULOUS!!! What's even better is that you made the wreath with other stamps!!! Gorgeous! Great use of buttons! Thanks so much for joining us on the hop!!!

Ruza's Craft Corner said...

Awesome job on your card! You must have put a lot of work into creating that wreath. The coloring is beautiful, and the butons just pop.

~Tammy~ said...

Amy very creative! I love how this opens up! I know this took some time and love!

Lynne said...

What a lot of creativity inthis wreath.

Jenny said...

I love how the card opens up. Very pretty!!

Jennifer Lobdell said...

Love this wreath and the use of buttons! great job!

Amy said...

Love your wreath with the layered buttons!! Fun cutout too!

Ayana Posadas said...

SO pretty, Amy! I love the way your button wreath turned out. What a creative idea. Very beautiful, indeed!

Sue Lelli said...

Totally a Button-acious card! Amy, I LOVE the clever design and was happy you posted a side view! FAB colors, too!

Michele Gross said...

I love the fun shape of your card! How creative!! Darling way to show the fun button colors!! I'm so glad you hopped with us again, I always enjoy visiting your blog :D

Ginny said...

love your unique card... that wreath loaded with buttons is perfect!

papertrails leaver said...

very pretty card Amy! The image with the buttons is perfect! Thanks for the chance to win! :-) Amy

Kim said...

Love the colors and how this card opens. Very nice card Amy.

Tambo said...

Great idea for a wreath card. I love the use of the buttons for the flowers. thanks

Sheryl said...

Love how this button wreath card opens! tfs

Heidi said...

Beautiful button wreath! I love it, and especially how it opens up. Very clever.

ntsisterz said...

The way the card opens makes your especially cute design even cuter!

Beverly Montez said...

Just lovely!
colorful and I love the way it opens.

Kimmy said...

What a creative use of stamps that is such a lovely wreath.

Debbie said...

This is button-acious! Clever opening. Lovely. Hippity hop...~

Christine Zani said...

What a unique little card - love that the wreath opens. And these "berry" colors made me smile. Thanks for sharing!

Katie Ann Brooks said...

oh wow, really loving the wreath, so pretty!

Tenia Nelson said...

LOVE this!!!!! Hope all is well....

Kimberly said...

Great card! Love the colors and the buttons. Thanks for sharing!

Kristy Smith said...

Amy thank you for the kind comments about my blog! As expected, you never disappoint on the blog hops! I adore this card, especially those beautiful leaves! This is so elegant and the colors are awesome! Thanks so much for sharing your inspiration! =)

Karolyn said...

Lovely card! Great use of buttons to provide interest to the wreath. I enjoy the creative way that the card opens.

Karen said...

Wow! What a great idea. I love all the buttons you used.

BunnyFreak said...

Love the buttons in the wreath.
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Karen McAlpine said...

Very cute way to accent this stamp. Love the extra layer.

Ronnie said...

Such great detail in this card! I love it!!

Pam said...

Love the colors, love the detail, love the card!

Bonnie said...

Great idea to put the buttons on the wreath. HHHMMMMM might have to steal, ugh, I mean borrow, that idea!

Rae Ann said...

Such awesome colors! I love the creative way your card opens. So many wonderful buttons!

Linda said...

A very unique and colorful card! Great ideas!

JanetintheJaw said...

Lovely Card! This could be a great Christmas card as a wreath too! TFS!

Melis said...

Such a pretty card! Love how you created the wreath!

Wendy said...

Thats one amazing stamped wreath, great use of all of those pretty buttons Amy. Hope all is well with you!

Amber said...

Darling!

Jenny said...

Sooo lovely!! :) :) :) :) have a great week and Happy Valentines day!!

Emily Keaton said...

Your button card is so sweet! Love your gorgeous wreath. :)

Nicki S said...

LOVE your choice of pink and purple! They really are so nice together! I like what you did with the front piece that opens up!

Tracy said...

Beautiful wreath!!

Lisa Petrella said...

LOVE your handstamped wreath, Amy!! And the buttons as flowers are so pretty!!! Happy Valentine's Day!

Laurie said...

Very pretty! I love the bright colors!

Jo Muscutt said...

What a cool idea for the wreath stamp!

TammyGtaz said...

Beautiful and so very creative!!!

Sandy said...

Love this wreath stamp it's a classic!

Annette Holleger said...

Great use a this stamp and wonderful colors. Thank you for sharing your work.

Lillian Child said...

So very delightful - great job!

Ruby said...

Gorgeous card Amy! I just love the colours you've chosen, and the way you've coloured the leaves, so pretty!