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There are times, like this one, when I am absolutely certain that flowers and papers were made for one another. I really Think Graphic 45's Place in Time paper and Petaloo's Darjeeling flowers are soul mates. The colors are perfectly matched! This is a cute little shadow box I made... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2013 at Petaloo
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This is one busy month! We have Father's Day and graduations all smooshed into one month. Sheesh! I had the pleasure of working with Authentique's Strong collection of papers and they are really wonderful. Just perfectly manly. LOL Let's start with a Father's Day card I made. Umm, did you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2013 at Petaloo
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It's Lisa Valentine's turn today on the Petaloo Blog. You are going to LOVE what Lisa has made today. I love stamps and sometimes I foget just how much until I get an opportunity to just play. I got that opportunity this week, and had a great time playing with... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2013 at Petaloo
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We are super excited to team up with Simple Stories this week. There will be ton of inspirations from both design team and prizes all week long. We look forward to sharing all the inspirations using Petaloo's Penny Lane collection and Simple Stories Vintage Bliss collection. We are giving away... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2013 at Petaloo
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Today's the last day to enter our Team Up Giveaway! We announce the winners tomorrow...yahoo! Come back on Sunday to see who the winners will be. We are giving away one prize a day so check back often to see if it's you. I'll be pulling from all the different... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2013 at Petaloo
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Easter is right around the corner and I came across instructions for the cutest truffle box and I knew that I had to make it and dress it up with Petaloo. Isn't this just too sweet?! I really do love the new line of delish Petaloo products. I kind of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2013 at Petaloo
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What a pleasure it was to work with Graphic 45's Place in Time paper. I really love all of the possibilities to fussy cut and layer the different elements. I added a bit of molding paste to the background for some visual interest and depth and then decided to use... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2013 at Petaloo
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I was doing a serious happy dance when I opened my DT package this month. FIRST.....OMGOSH have you seen all of the new products from Petaloo??? Say it with me...LACE, BRADS, YUMMY-TEXTURED-LAYERS of what I call build-a-flower. Holy moley!!!! Add to that Authentiques Renew collection of papers, frames and corners.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2013 at Petaloo
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What an exciting week we have in store for you. We have teamed up with the wonderful folks at Authentique to bring you this Valentine Inspired week. It's definately a love connection. We are giving away one prize a day so check back often to see if it's you. I'll... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2013 at Petaloo
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Seems everyone decides to take advantage of the new year to make changes in their lives. Some call them resolutions, while others call them lifestlye changes. Whatever you call them, I wish you well in your endeavor. :) I think about the changes I want to make and some of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2013 at Petaloo
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and We hope you have been enjoying all the altered art and projects here on the Petaloo blog. There's still a lot more to share so we hope you stick with us all month long. Here's a sample of what our Design Team has been using the PanPastels with. Color... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2012 at Petaloo
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and It's our 4th day and we have given away 5 gift baskets already. That leaves us with 7 more baskets left....super fun!!!! Wednesday's winner are... Crissy Simpson Stankovich and Jean Marmo!!! Congratulations and please email your home address to cheryl@petaloo.com to redeem your prizes. Today we are going to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2012 at Petaloo
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Alright. It's no secret that I am a super big fan of Petaloo's Darjeeling line of flowers. A lesser known secret is that I'm not much of a "traditional Christmas color" kind of girl. A made a few cards, one a bit more traditional in color than the other, but... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2012 at Petaloo
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Welcome to day ONE of our Magical Christmas with Graphic 45 and Petaloo!!! We are starting the blog hop with DT Memeber, Lisa Valentine. Lisa is making this altered project using Nutcracker Sweet Collection and Petaloo's Holiday Darjeeling collection. Let's start the fun!!! Here's what you can do to bost... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2012 at Petaloo
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We are so please to announce our Blog Hop with JustRite Stampers. It's going to be a full week of Christmas inspirations designed by our creative team using stamps from JustRite Stamps and Petaloo Holiday flowers. You'll love all the inspiration and we hope you get into the Holiday Spirit... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2012 at Petaloo
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Soooooooo love Halloween. :) *big grins* I decided to go with a clean and simple (for me) and a monochromatic look for this page simply because I wanted those GORGEOUS burgandy flowers to pop off the page. :) I really love my little mummy dazzler. He looks so adorable peeking... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2012 at Petaloo
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Need a little more Halloween inspiration from Authentique and Petaloo? Check out this beautiful Halloween layout from DT member Lisa Valentine!! Want to see if you are a prize winner from our contest? Scroll to the bottom of this post... ~ ~ ~ Hi Everyone!! We are officially entering into... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2012 at Petaloo
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DAY THREE Welcome to Day 3 of our Blog Party with Coredinations, Sweet Stamp Shop and Petaloo! This is going to be a great week filled with great "Back to School" ideas and lots of Prizes! How to win a prize??? Post one of your *favorite school memories* on our... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2012 at Petaloo
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Summer is in full swing and it is hot!! My daughter found an old headband in the bathroom and asked me if she could have it. I told her that she could, but on one condition....that she let me Color it Crazy with some flowers and ribbon. *big grin* Ask... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2012 at Petaloo
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With the 4th of July right around the corner here in the States, I wanted to create a page that was a bit Americana. This is in my top 3 favorite family photos, and it is one I have scrapped before. This was taken 6 years ago at a family... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2012 at Petaloo
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Hello and welcome to the "Hello Spring" week with Petaloo and Little Yellow Bicycle. We have some great Mother's Day ideas to share and... some great PRIZES to giveaway as well, yeah!! How to win? 1) Leave a comment HERE on the Petaloo Blog and on the LYB BLOG 2)... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2012 at Petaloo
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If you are playing along with the SWIRLYDOOS Blog Hop Block party...then you are in the right place! First, take a peek at Lisa Valentine's wonderful projects for Spring with our new Petaloo Floradoodles! I picked up this little lavender wreath for a few dollars at Micheal's and new exactly... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2012 at Petaloo
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As I was sitting with my daughter on New Year's Eve watching the festivities on t.v., I couldn't help but think about New Year's Day. That day to me is so full of hope, new beginnings, a clean slate. That is what this page represents to me. A New Day.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2012 at Petaloo
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Welcome to DAY 1 ... of the Graphic 45 & Petaloo "New Year's Inspiration Week" We hope everyone had a warm and wonderful holiday with family & friends this past weekend! Since we have a few days until the next flurry of parties and get togethers... we thought it would... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2011 at Petaloo
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This is such a magical time of year in so many ways. For me, one of the best things about this time of year is watching my daughter. She gets so excited and just can't contain herself; the jumping up and down, randomly belting out Chistmas songs (at some inappropriate... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2011 at Petaloo