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1 August 2012

Ready-Teddy-Go: August DT Card & Birthday Blog Hop

Good morning and welcome to my second post of today.

This is a very special monthly challenge here at Ready-Teddy-Go.

Not only do we have the monthly challenge theme, but we are also having a Birthday Blog Hop and if you follow the hop, you might even see some hidden prizes along the way!

So the theme for August is:


Here's my card:

Card Ingredients:

LOTV Fun Birthday Stamp
Me To You Spring Papers
Kanban Cardstock
Liquid Pearls
Wild Orchid Crafts Flowers
Diamond Ice Stickles

We are sponsored this month by Mishelflo Creative Crafting

Hi Everyone! 
I am Michelle from Mishelflo Creative Crafting a small online Craft Shop which I like to think of as your "Crafty Corner Shop".  It's just me who runs it, from making the coffee to packing the parcels.  I hope you like what I have chosen for the August Challenge Prize.  I just adore IndigoBlu! 
This is what you will receive ..........

1 x IndigoBlu "Discover your Passion" Rubber Stamp
1 x IndigoBlu Slim Jims (5 x different size Acrylic Blocks)
1 x Inkadinkadoo Stamping Surface
(this is an 8" x 8" Heat Resistant Rubber Mat)
5 x various coloured Versa Magic Dew Drop Ink Pads

So now onto the blog hop.  For the hop we are sponsored by Meiflower

 and have this fabulous goody bag up for grabs:

To take part in the blog hop you must be a follower of the challenge blog, if you're not already. You also need to display our blog hop button on the sidebar of your blog.

You should have arrived here from Anne-Marie, if you want to enter my blog hop candy and be in with a chance to win a pack of 36 sheets of Pinkpaislee Spring Jubilee Papers, a pack of Spring Jubilee die cut embellishments and a bag of 50 Wild Orchid Craft roses then please leave me a comment and enter using Inlinkz (the blue frog) below.  You will only need to do this once as all of the DT are sharing the same collection for the hop and individual prizes.

Your next stop is Clare

 Here is the order of the hop should you get lost along the way.

Ready-Teddy-Go Challenge

The blog hop will run from 1st August to 19th August.

Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.  We do hope you will find the time to join in with our challenge and blog hop this month, it would be lovely if you could play along and don't forget you MUST have a teddy on your card or creation to enter.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

The Sweet Stop 169 Sketch
Crafts 4 Eternity 82 Brilliant Birthdays
The Secret Crafter 196 Bright & Cheerful
Stamptacular Patterns Galore
Pile It On 31 Cute As Can Be
Make It Monday 100
Hooked on Craft 31 Let's Celebrate

Thanks for stopping by.

Claire x


  1. Absolutely gorgeous Claire, adorable image and love the pretty colours.
    Hugs Wendy xx

  2. Gorgeous creation Claire love the design and colours...

    Sorry haven't been to visit sooner but now trying to catch up! Big hugs Jo xxx

  3. Gorgeous card ♥
    HUGZ Fleur xXx

  4. Aww this is gorgeous Claire! Lovely papers and that little bear is so cute :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  5. Gorgeous card ! Love your colors and lovely details. Thanks for joining Crafts 4 Eternity.
    Hugs Berit

  6. This is just fab! Love the inside as much as the outside! Hugs xx

  7. What a fantastic card Claire ! I love the image - so so sweet - and the dots of liquid pearl... Gorgeous creation as always ! You can be sure I will be entering the challenge !!! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  8. Your card is gorgeous, I love it. The dp's you've used are so pretty and your colouring of the image is superb.

    Jo x

  9. I love these LOTV stamps and the whole card is so pretty!

  10. Claire, your card is soooo sweet. I love the soft colours. Very pretty. xx

  11. Gorgeous card, love the colours, great inspiration. Marlene

  12. What a lovely card, Claire! I love the softness of it. Every element is perfect together. You did a wonderful job! Thank you so much for joining this month's challenge at Hooked on Craft Challenges!


  13. Fab card Claire, I love the soft colours and sweet image.

  14. Hi Claire, fabulous card, love the detail and the image is sooo cute.
    Hugs Sue W.

  15. Aww this is another cutie Claire… love the sweet bear with his pressies… the papers and layout are beautiful and love those scrummy flowers! :-)
    Hope you have a lovely evening!
    Big Hugs
    Sue xx

  16. Oh what a cutie, am loving these new images - i can feel a shopping spree coming on !!!, great papers and layout too, Luv Sam x

  17. Aww! Claire, this is a stunning card, love the very sweet image and gorgeous details.

    Donna x

  18. Claire this is so darn sweet, I love the subtle pastel colouring

  19. What a cutie! (love your pretty die cut frame too!)

  20. This is a really pretty card and I love that the inside matches too, love Maxine. x

  21. I love the colour combo of your beautiful card :)

  22. Gorgeous card Claire I love that cute image also the wonderful design and colours a super creation.
    Lorraine x

  23. What a beautiful pink card and so lovely candy.

  24. Gorgeous and adorable card Claire.

  25. what a gorgeous creation, thank you so much for sharing it with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    hugs Kate
    ps I have candy if you are interested and have not already celebrated with me :)

  26. REally pretty creation..
    Your blog is fab too, i am a new follower

    Hugs Kelly

  27. I love your card, love the beautiful soft colours you chose and the brilliantly coloured image is soooo cute xx

  28. What a sweet card Claire. Love the darling image and the soft colors. The flowers are so pretty. The spellbinder square looks great. Thank you for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop.

  29. Fabulous card Claire! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  30. Gorgeous Claire, so pretty and love the sweet image!
    Helen x

  31. Beautiful card, such pretty colours and love the cutie with all the presents : )
    Thanks for the chance to win your candy, a lovely pack of goodies : )

  32. Your cards are lovely. Loving the hop too. xxx

  33. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS! My entries are: #84, #129, #157, #159 and #277.
    I would love to have you visit my blog!

  34. Such a delightful card! Love the beautiful layout and perfect coloring! Thank you so much for joining us at Make It Monday this week.... :)

  35. beautiful card...the image is so adorable! I love your coloring and the details you've added to this card.
    Thanks for playing at Stamptacular Sunday!

  36. This is just so adorable. Perfect image and pretty colours. Love the details on the die cut.
    Thanks for a great blog hop.
    Caroline xxx

  37. Gorgeous card claire, love the cute image and fabulous colouring, loving the hop..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  38. Gorgeous adorable:)
    Happy Birthday to Teddy go:)Beautiful blog hop:)

  39. Beautiful card! Thanks for the chance to win in the blog hop. Sorry I think I may have accidentally entered twice into the linky for the blog hop- please remove one entry.
    By the way, thanks for all the lovely comments you leave on my blog. Your blog is awesome.

  40. Beautiful card Claire, I love Lili of the Valley! Fun hop too :)

    Tags xx

  41. A beautiful card. The image is really cute and love the papers and soft colours. Great blog hop too.

  42. I think this image is a real cutie and your card is truly wonderful :)
    Lovely colours and design
    Thanks for the inspiration sweetie
    Hugs, jill

  43. Such a pretty card Claire...really sweet!
    Helen x

  44. Hi Claire. This is my first ever blog hop so I hope I am following the correct procedure. You have some gorgeous cards Claire and I will look forward to visiting again as I am now a follower.
    Hugs Sharon. x


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