Friday, December 10, 2010

Holiday Cards and Gifts Blog Hop

Hi Everyone,

Welcome to the Holiday Cards and Gifts Blog Hop! Great hop to start planning your Holiday Gifts that you will be making to give and also cards that you will be mailing to friends and family. Thank you so much for joining us on this wonderful hop!!! If you came from Crazy about Cricut at . If not please head over to the hop hostess Jamie at to start at the beginning.

My 1st project that I would like to share with you is a tea light candle holder. I used Snow Swirled Stamp set from Stampin' Up!

I also would like to share with you a Christmas Card. Can't have enough card ideas. I made Lollipops using Stampin' Up! ribbon.

***** BLOG CANDY******

I'm going to be giving away blog candy. If you leave a comment and become a follower you will get a tea light candle holder and a set of New Year's Cards. What a great way to start off the New Year to send some New Year's Cards to your close family and friends. The winner for the blog candy will be announced on Monday December 13.

Please go check out Liz at Skittles and Scrapbooks check out her blog and great project.

Here is the blog hop line up in case you get lost:

Jamie at Glitter,Stamps, and Paper, Oh My

Jessica at Overjoyed Scrapper

Stacy at Stacy's Creative Corner

Mandy at the Polka Dot Spot

Nikki at The Glamorous Side of Scrapping

Nicolette at Beyond Scrapin

Liz at Skittles and Scrapbooks

KarelJ at One by One the Flamingos are Stealing my Sanity

Sandra at Sandy's Scrapbooks

Kristin at Lil Sweetpea's Place

Meighen at Scrappin_3rdeechick

Jennifer at Crafty Card Gallery

Denise at Dee's Designs from my heart

Dorly at Moderna Art & Designs

Thank you for joining in on the blog hop and thank you for looking at my blog.

Happy Holidays,



ModernaDesignsArt said...

Your card looks yummy and the candles seem bright. I like them.
I'm a follower, TFS
Dorly Weitzen, Israel

scrappin_3rdeeschik said...

Those lollipops are so creative. I love them and would have never thought to do something like that. CUTE cute Cute

Auntie Em said...

Your spiral lollys on your sweet card are adorable! Cute idea.
Thanks for sharing! :o)

Nikki T said...

I adore this card. Great idea on the lollipops.
glamoroussideofscrapping at gmail dot com

Stacey's Creative Corner said...

Those candles are awesome and I love love love those lollipops on that card!


CardMonkey said...

Love the ribbon-twirled lollipops! TYFS!

Lynlee said...

gotta love swirls and snowflakes :)

The Scrapoholic said...

Simply marvelous card! those candles are just awesome!

Jennifer said...

Love the ribbon lollipops! Never would have thought of that but it's just sooo cute!

Dee said...

What a great project. TFS

Trisha said...

Great card and set of tea lights. I am a follower. Thanks for sharing and the chance to win.

Nicolle Kramer said...

I love the lollipop card too cute. I also became a follower. :)

Heather said...

Wow, I love that card! So creative!
ra6352 (at) gmail (dot) com

scrapperbecka said...

Love that card, the lollipops looks so real

scrapperbecka at yahoo dot com

Krista said...

How "sweet." WOW! you have a lot of patience.
Krista from
Dee invited me to the blog hop.

Savahanna said...

cute lollipops. great idea

Lesley from WI said...

Lovely projects and I love that card. I love the lollipops!

stefeni said...

Beautiful. Those candy canes are so great, awesome idea. And I love the tea lights.

spunkycrayon at yahoo dot com

Brenda said...

I love the way you made your card - very differnt and unique. I became a follower of your blog.

terriennz said...

I love that card!! Those lollipops look good to eat! lol TFS! I'm a new follower. Thanks for a chance to win! Happy Holidays!

Terrie Barroso

Brittni said...

Love the tea lights!! Such a cute idea!

Anna said...

Great idea. How clever and creative. Love them.
Thanks for the chance to win.
annadowdy at gmail dot com

Tanya said...

Love those lollipops!! Super cute :)

Already following!

phenis2031 at yahoo dot com

Juicy Creations said...

What a nice card.. Thanks for sharing.. Im a new follower.. Cant wait to see more of your projects..

Darlene said...

how cute! I love the lollipops! You must post how you made them!

desaucier at bellsouth dot net

Cheryl Gaffney said...

Lovely project!! :) I love those lolly pops!!

Your newest follower,
Cheryl @

Amee said...

I really like the candles! Wicked cute!

I am gonna use some of the twine I got from M's and try making a lollipop card, so cute!


Karelj said...

Such cute projects! Love them both, but the tea lights are my favorites. I'm a follower...theanks for sharing.

bluecrayons said...

love , love, love this. thanks for sharing.

Jamie said...

Oh my goodness! I LOVE LOVE LOVE the lollipops. Can you please tell me how to make those? They are so cute and fun. They are the perfect addition to your card!

Thanks for sharing and for joining in my blog hop

ohwhatsername said...

Cute!!! Love the lollipops!

BearyAnn said...

The lollipops are adorable and I love what you did with the tealights. I enjoy burning candles and know I would be very pleased to be the recipient of a set of them.

Melissa said...

Your card is ADORABLE and the candles are so pretty!


kathlee said...

I absolutely LOVE that card! Too darned cute! TFS.
Happy Holidays to you and yours!

Tabitha said...

those lollipops are so creative.

Jodie R said...

Very cute Nicky! I love them! The card looks good enough to eat!

jvilla95ar at

Kris said...

What a fun card!

Kris in Alaska
funamom at yahoo dot com

A Scrap Above said...

Hi Nicolette

WOW.. I love this card and candles set! Love how you made the lollipops out of ribbon, I would have never thought of that!!
I am already a follower of your blog
TFS and a chance to win
Bonnie C

ShawnfromMN said...

Great project!! TFS - I am a new follower!!

WAM Family said...

That card looks good enough to eat. The candles are really so pretty. TFS

I am also in a hop and if you would like to hop on over.


aud1inok said...

Love your lollipop card! Great idea!

Shari said...

Really cute card. I need to figure out how you made the lollipops. Do you have instructions for that? TFS
Merry Christmas. . .
Shari . . .