Tuesday, February 14, 2012

It's the big release day Blog Hop!

The day has arrived for the big release!!

If you have been following the lead up to our big release then you may have taken a stab at guessing who we are. If you guessed...

Whimsy Stamps, Make it Crafty & Little Miss Muffet Stamps!

Then you are correct!! Woot!

And the winners of our guessing challenge are...

Trudie for being the first to guess correctly

& our randomly selected winner from all the correct guesses is...

The winner of our Blinkie share is
(coming soon!)

Thank you all for joining us in the super fun lead up to this big event!
Please contact Zoe HERE and she will help organise your prizes!


NOW there's LOT's to read I know, but this isn't a regular release as there are THREE OF US
so there are three times as many prizes PLUS we have exciting news too!



First up, Whimsy Stamps & Make it Crafty have teamed up to bring you a new range of chipboard embellishments that co-ordinate perfectly with the Notables range of sentiments and dies.

These are available directly from Whimsy Stamps or Make it Crafty and will soon be available through other stores as well!

So when you pop by Whimsy Stamps to get your sentiments and die fix, take a look at the new chipboard range too!!

PLUS... Little Miss Muffet Stamps has some exciting news too!

Barbara the illustrator behind Little Miss Muffet Stamps has taken the big leap from digital to rubber and is releasing her very first rubber collections TODAY!!

Visit Little Miss Muffet Stamps to grab your rubber fix!

BUT BEFORE YOU LEAVE US (I know it's hard to hold back...)

BUT BUT BUT We want to get you all geared up with heaps of inspiration!!!


We have an amazing blog hop full of inspiration showing you our new range of
images and sentiments and embellishments!!!

It starts with the Oh So TALENTED Creative Designer for Whimsy Stamps
Ann Vento


It ends HERE on this blog so you may have already made the lap!! ;)

If you got lost on the way, here's the full list of designers
1. Ann
6. Frea
8. Jane
10. Heidy
11. Jen J
14. Viv
15. Vicky
16. Three Companies Team Up Blog - You're here!!


Boy do we have some prizes for you! :)


The grand prize winner will receive

Whimsy Stamps
THREE rubber sentiment sets from the new release

(A surprise selection - just like Christmas!)

Make it Crafty
Your choice of 1 of the new Paris Themed digital elements sets PLUS

matching chipboard embellishments for your sentiments.
(Does not include full Paris collection)

Little Miss Muffet Stamps
An exclusive digi package PLUS
Three Characters from the New Rubber release!
(A surprise selection - just like Christmas!)


Whimsy Stamps
I Heart You Tabs 2 sentiments and Tab 2 die
Make it Crafty
FIVE new co-ordinating chipboard embellishment sets

(A surprise selection - just like Christmas!)

Little Miss Muffet Stamps
An exclusive digi package PLUS La Petite Princesse digi


Whimsy Stamps
$10 Gift Certificate

Make it Crafty
$10 Gift Certificate

Little Miss Muffet Stamps
An exclusive digi package
Check it out here!!

AND there are more ways to win along the way.

Make sure you comment along the hop for your chance to win some randomly hidden prizes.

AND Of course to be entered into the GRAND PRIZES
you must comment ON THIS POST!! :)

The hop ENDS THIS SUNDAY February 19th at 11:55pm Pacific Standard Time.
See the countdown below!

Now we have the ultimate prize on offer!

Whimsy Stamps are offering one creative person the opportunity to have their card displayed in their upcoming magazine!
I know!! Exciting!!! But how??


We want you to strut your stuff and show us how creative you can get with our images.
For a chance to be featured in the magazine, you must include at least
1 Whimsy Stamps Sentiment,
1 Make it Crafty product and
1 Little Miss Muffet Stamps product.
They don't need to be from our new release, but they must all be on the same project.


We have other prizes too!
Want to start playing with the New release?!?
Well you can enter to win other prizes too by incorporating at least one of our newly released products in your project.
You don't have to combine all three companies - just something NEW from ONE of us!!

The CHALLENGE will begin tomorrow and will end February 21st so get your thinking caps on!


Whimsy Stamps
Offering a fantastic special this week offering you 50% OFF

their whole range of Digital Stamps & Shape EZ digi SVG cut files

Make it Crafty
Receive a FREE not yet released digi stamp with every Paris Theme purchase
PLUS get 20% OFF the newly release digital stamps

PLUS 15% OFF the new co-ordinating chipboard frames!


Phew.... Boy that is a lot to take in but we sure hope you are excited and love the new release as much as we do.

We have had so much fun (and tears) getting ready for the big day.

A special thank you to our fabulous teams for helping us through and a special thank you to all our fans who have been anticipating the big release!

Don't forget to comment below!!




  1. Well I must say that I have been totally blown away!
    That blog hop was just the best! I just want everything ... and I'm desperate to start shopping!
    Oh my goodness the prizes sound awesome ..
    I couldn't comment on Jen J as hers was not up yet .. but I will check again tomorrow.

    Did I happen to mention WOW! this is just all so exciting and inspirational! Ok gotta go ... this typing is taking up precious shopping time!

    xoxoxo Carly

  2. I love the paris theme, as always you have done an outstanding job

  3. My word, what an inspirational blog hob!! All the DT members did an absolutely amazing job showcasing all the new iamges and products for these three fabulous companies!! i'm going to go check everythng new now!! Hugsxx

  4. I wasn't aware of the blog hop and came upon accidently but boy i am so glad i did, it is the first time a have followed a hop, and have loved looking at all the wonderful creations, i have added all the blogs to my favourites bar so i am able to visit them again, very very talented ladies. I don't think i will be doing much for another hour or 3 because i just have to check out all the blogs and stores'. I have had a wonderful time - Thank You - such a lot of work but so amazing, I hope you are having a great day. Happy Valentines Day Lou x

  5. Congratulations Guys, you did it! I know how much work was involved in co-ordinating this fabulous release! The blog hop was awesome! The cards are all amazing! The products are stunning!


  6. A great hop loved seeing all the creations very inspiring
    Jacki xx

  7. I realy enjoyed that hop! What a great line of products!

  8. What a great bloghop, i have seen so much great card, a lot off inspiration with great stamps and colouring.
    gr. Liesbeth

  9. I loved being part of this hop!! So many talented ladies out there, there are certainly a lot of lessons for me to be learned in the background department, that's for sure!! Thank you ladies for organizing all of this!!


  10. really amazing eye candy from the dts...great projects and love them all!

  11. Oh my goodness! What a hop here today. Sooo many really talented designers in one collection, that´s absolutely awesome. They´ve all shared so much stunning inspiration here, that noone can have any problems getting some ideas to work with now, that´s for sure. It has been completely spectacular to get from one beauty to the next soo long, and I really can´t pick any favorit here, as they were all just soooooo amazing.
    This can only be a huge succes with soooo much talent. I just loved everything, I´ve seen here today. Thanks so much for the chance to see it, and best of luck for this new venture here, I hope, we´ll keep on with this forever.

  12. What a great release! Love all the new digistamps! Your teams have made really lovely cards with the new producs, it was a great bloghop!
    Hugs Gea

  13. I can't wait to check out all the cool projects on the blog hop!

  14. Just finished the hop - lots of inspiration and now I need to go shopping!!

  15. What a spectacular hop with the wonderful creations that were shared BRAVO TO ALL OF THE CRAFTERS!

  16. Fabulous hop! The new products are fantastic and all the projects that were shared were outstanding!

  17. I waited so long for this and it was totally worth the wait!! I loved every stop along the hop and everyone really outdid themselves with the new releases!

  18. how fun! guess I had better fill up my coffee cup before starting out on this fun adventure! grins!

  19. Happy Valentine's Day! Such wonderful designs by all of the design teams! I now want some new products! Gorgeous stamps, dies and embellishments hugs Karen x

  20. Such a great combination and I can't wait to make it through the hop.

  21. All 3 of you in one? LOVE it!! I can't wait to join the hop and maybe play in one of the challenges. Congrats to you all!!

  22. Hi everyone, I really loved being part of this blog hop and I'm so proud to find myself amongst so much talent. Great job ladies!! Hugs, Frea

  23. Wow all the new stamps are great, love them!

  24. Well done ladies,
    Amazing images and backgrounds, Gorgeous creations from the ladies on the hop.

  25. Oh, everyone has done a fabulous, amazing job! This is fabulous and 3 amazing companies.....awesome!!!! Hugs! Leah Ann

  26. An amazing collaboration of companies, a fantastic blog hop and totally stunning creations from everyone. Thanks for sharing ladies, it was fun.
    Denise xx

  27. oh, the most amazing blog hop fun, and such artistic talent, can't wait to make some of these new releases mine

  28. OH M G!! What a fabulous hop and look at all those prizes! Just FAB! I gotta go get my thinking cap now:0)


  29. There aren't any words left to describe what I have just been hopping through!!! Fantastic creations throughout and so many different variations!! My head is going to explode with inspiration and ideas. Thank you all so much for sharing your talent and extremely hard work with us. And yeah...... I am still doing the happy dance for being the first to correctly guess the three companies involved..... I saw through your trick Barbara!! lol. Can't wait for my prize!! Thank you girls xxxx

  30. Congratulation on your new venture, brilliant, I have been awal from MIC etc (sory Zoe) I have been very ill and also computer crashed but I am back now. and excited by this, good luck to all on the blog hop, well done . Carole Lockhart Stuart (Carole S) :)XXX

  31. Wow, what an amazing hop. Everyone has done a fantastic job on their creations. Thanks for a chance to hop along and be entered in the prize drawings.

  32. Ladies of MiC, Whimsy, and LMMS - you absolutely *ROCK*!!! Great images, embellies, and sentiments.

  33. Great hop! Every one is so talented and inspiring.

  34. OMG, what an amazing Blog Hop! So much inspiration and wow the designers really did you all proud!

  35. For someone like me who cannot make up my mind, this conjoining of companies is lethal! I now NEED everything! huge sigh! The combinations are endless, with such a varied range of images and embellishments across all three companies that work so well together. my mind is racing after finishing the hop...where to start. Conratulations Whimsey, MIC & Little Miss Muffet, long may it continue!

  36. It was my first experience with an bloghop and I liked it very much!!
    What a winderful creations.....Compliments for all of you!


  37. WOW all the projects are so so so wonderful, thank you for showing us all your talents!!!

    Gaby B

    Thank u!

  38. Hi, Somehow I've missed all the intro information, I guess. This is a surprise but sounds so intriguing that I am off to be inspired. The theme sounds wonderful as we have friends going to Paris for their 25th anniversary soon. What an inspiration this will be to challenge me to do a special remembrance for them.

  39. Thank you for this wonderful blog hop - the team members are so talented and such a lot of wonderful inspiration. I would love to be able to make beautiful cards such as those .... I really had fun....

  40. Wow what a wonderful blog hop, with some stunning creations and such inspiration. Thank you so much!

  41. Great blog hop and great new products. I Love These Products and I Want Them Now! (Hehehe)


  42. Wonderful releases... I want this fabulous products!!!
    Happy valentines!!

  43. Thank you for this blog hop! It was amazing!!! I could FEEL Paris in the cards, oh boy! (I have been to Paris twice) This is wonderful stamps that jumped in to my wishlist! hugs Sandra

  44. Good morning and thank you for such a fab blog hop! Absolutely gorgeous cards and projects with some fabulous layouts and wonderful colouring all brilliant inspiration! The new images and products are gorgeous and work great together. thanks again and hope you all have a wonderful day

  45. This was a fabulous hop, enjoyed all the new products and all the details, loved having the paper piecing tutorial and details in all the cards that make it special.

  46. Too fun. The ladies did a sensational job. Amazing release, my fave of the year!

  47. Wow this is unbelievable... what great prizes!!! Amazing, they're all sooooo very beautiful.... Gonna start the blog hop now, I'm very curious what the DT-members have created.

    Hug Annika

  48. Fabulous blog hop. Loved seeing what everyone created with the different products. As well as how the different products all worked so well together.

  49. Thanks for the blog hop and the chance to win some prizes! I comented on all bogs but Shirley's as all I got was gobblygook on the screen when I clicked on her name. Thanks glenda

  50. I wish I found this blog hop sooner. It doesn't leave me as much time to create something but I will try.Thank you for creating beautiful cards that have inspired me to get creative. Now to see what products to buy...decisions, decisions...especially when they are all desirable.
    Thank you also for the opportunity to win some incredible prizes.
    I have left comments on all blogs except Shirley as it came up with mixed black and white letters/numbers and symbols :(

    Adriana XX

  51. Gorgeous release, fantastic creations ladies! Fun blog hop and I'm off to try to play too!

  52. incredible creations from all these wonderful ladies. I was completely inspired. some of those gorgeous new products have definitely made it to my wish list hehe. the only problem I experienced was not being able to view shirleys blog, which was a shame. Hugs and thanks to you all for putting together such a finely tuned blog hop and such beautiful projects. Heidi x

  53. I am just blown away the the talent of all the girls. I love all the new products and Yes I have been screaming "I love these products and I want them NOW!!"

  54. hello to the three compagines,
    amazing what you all have done!!
    what a fantastic projects came by.
    stunning job from all of the team members.
    it was incredible to see this.
    amazing drawings from the owners, beautiful!! thank you for to see this pictures.
    and if I have do it right this is the last of the list,hihi
    good luck!!
    greetings Dora

  55. hello,

    with me one more time.
    I can't come on shirley blog.
    my computer can not load the blog. and so I can't respond.
    I try another time.
    greetings dora

  56. This was a FAbulous Blog hop! I loved all of the new releases and the team examples were very inspirational.

  57. wonderful blog hop, lots of lovely new products x

  58. Hi again, I went back to Shirley's blog and I got in and left a comment on her wonderful card, so have completed the whole hop! On to creating a card using all three companies products..

  59. What a fun blog hop! Loved how creative everyone was with their scenes! So much fun!!!

  60. This blog hop was definitely a lot of fun!

  61. hello,

    it's me again.
    I can't finish the bloghop because I can't load the blog from Shirley.
    I'll get everytime the notice "the page is not availble"
    and I don't know why I can't load. the others blogs don't give any trouble to load and for a comment.
    I have try yesterday and today but it won't work, I'll now stop trying to get on the Shirley-blog. I am sorry that I can't finish this spectaculair bloghop.
    good luck!!
    greetings Dora

  62. The hop was fabulous. So many awesome creations. So many great images that I would love to have. SIGH..... Thanks for sharing all the wonderful talent ladies.....
    I couldn't leave a comment on Shirley's blog....

  63. Great blog hop. Some talented people out there producing some awesome creations. Such inspiration.
    I was unable to comment on Shirley's blog but her work was awesome too.

  64. The blog hop was great. Love all the scene's everyone did. Great images, embellishments, details all were outstanding.