Monday, October 22, 2012

SPOOKY Sweet & Colourful BLOG-HOP, HMFMC131

That's right! We are having a Blog-Hop this challenge and we are going to have a Spooktacular Time!!

Hope you'll join the FUN because we will have loads of sweet BLOGCANDY treats along the way too!!  BUT before we get started, we must Thank You for playing along with our previous challenge HMFMC130.  We really enjoyed seeing all of your fantastic ATC Turnabout takes.  It was tough choosing only 2 winners...but here they are.....drum roll please...
The Lucky Winner of a $25 gift voucher to spend at Simon Says Stamp store
The Lucky Winner of a $10.00 Gift Certificate to spend at Sweet Stamp Store
CONGRATULATIONS to you both!!!
  Please contact America to claim your prizes. 
Thank you Sponsors for your wonderful generosity! :)

*** Blog-Hop CHALLENGE ***
Our super talented Teamie Kate Wiles, is hosting and has chosen the theme:

* Spooky, Sweet and, or Colourful*

Using any combination of the following 4 colours/colors....
Orange, PurpleLime Green and Black

What a FUN challenge. You may choose to create projects that are Spooky for Halloween, or Sweet as can be, or just Colourful (using one, or, combining all 4 fun colours).  Your creations do not need to be just for Halloween, and you may use any Mousey images. This gives you many options - and that makes us happy because with more options, more of you can play along. :)

Please remember to use the this code when uploading your projects to any online galleries to help us find your work easily. The Code for this challenge is; HMFMC131.

We are proudly SPONSORED by...
One lucky winner will get a $25 Gift Certificate.
 This is good for shopping at the official House-Mouse Designs store HERE.
A great BIG THANK YOU goes out to the good folks at House-Mouse Designs for their amazing generosity! :)

And because this is a BLOG-HOP, it is loaded with extra yummy CANDY - just for you!!  The Team has generously gathered some great prizes to give away to those who play along and follow the rules. 
Here's a peek at the HIDDEN goodies along the way. Visit the DT's BLOGS to see who has all of this Sweet CANDY...

Surprise CANDY #1

Awesome House-Mouse Designs Stickers and Pads Collection

Gorgeous Ribbons in Halloween Colours

September HMD Stamps of the Month

Joanna Sheen Un-Mounted House-Mouse Designs Stamps

Halloween Punches and 2 House-Mouse Designs Stamps

Surprise CANDY #2

Joanna Sheen Un-Mounted House-Mouse Designs Stamps 

Sweet Mouse Yummy Chocolate (now That's Serious CANDY)

Embellishments, DP and the New October Stamp of the Month

Surprise CANDY #3

ooooh, WE just LOVE CANDY SURPRISES!! DON'T YOU???   heheh...
BUT wait.... there may still be MORE HIDDEN BLOG-CANDY along the way..., but you have to play along to find them!  Don't delay or you might miss your chance at winning! All you have to do is Hop, Follow, Comment, Create and Enter!  :) 
Do this by Midnight, EST, on Saturday, Nov 3rd, 2012.

We are having so much Halloween FUN and know you will too!
To help inspire your creativity, check out these Spooky Sweet and Colourful


PLEASE be sure to stop by the following Designers' Blogs before returning here to leave your final comments. These is the complete list of those to visit along the BLOG-HOP!!

America Kuhn

look at the yummy sweet inside...


Tracy Thompson

WOW!!! What incredibly Spooky Sweet and Colourful takes, heh?? Now it's YOUR turn!  We just cant wait to see your FUN and fabulous projects!

Here are the BLOG-HOP Mousey RULES

  1. Visit and comment on all the Designers BLOGS and return here to leave us some Mousey Love.
  2. Create a Spooky, Sweet, and/or Colourful themed project.
  3. Your projects must include a House-Mouse and Friends, Gruffies, or, Happy Hoppers stamp/image.
  4. Enter your projects into this Challenge using the inlinkz tool below. 
  5. Reference Challenge CODE and link it back to this blog.
  6. You MUST also become a *Follower* of this HMFMC blog. 
You may enter as many times as you'd like, but your creations MUST BE NEW.  All entries must be submitted by Midnight, EST, on Saturday, November 3rd.

Did you know that you could submit your own House-Mouse, Gruffies and Happy Hoppers creations directly to the Official House-Mouse Designs site? Yeap!  At House-Mouse Designs, there is a special section called "HMD By Me Gallery". Check it out by looking for this "HMD By Me Gallery" button on the site's sidebar. There you'll find quick simple steps for uploading your very own projects.
We hope to have inspired you to play along this Spooky Sweet and Colorful Blog-Hop because we can't wait to see your fabulous creations!

Here is the complete list of the Designers BLOGS to visit along the HOP....
  1. America Kuhn
  2. Christine Craig
  3. Dawn - October GDT
  4. Dorte Kvist
  5. Heather Gilfoy Bond
  6. Kate Wiles
  7. Lori Barnett
  8. Lorraine Aquilina (aka: "Lols")
  9. Mary Giemza (Floater DT)
  10. Natascha Banning
  11. Stacy Morgan
  12. Sue Drees
  13. Sue Kment
  14. Tracy Thompson
  15. House-Mouse and Friends MC (Blog-Hop ends here)
HAVE FUN  and  Good Luck!!!!


Donna Hanley said...

Hello All, You have all outdone yourselves on this Blog Hop. Such creative genius displayed here by all. I'm off to see what I can come up with for this challenge. Wish me luck, please.

Sandra H said...

Well l have taken part in the blog hop and what an amazing array of creation from all of the Dt Members great inspiration to take from you all although l don't think l finished because l noticed there isn't a creation on Lori Barnett blog l don't think its today with her last post which was 21st oct but l did leave a comment on it so l'll call back later and come again and make a final comments many thanks its a pleasure to have taken part xx

susiestacey said...

Well done to the winners, what a gorgeous collection of works from the DT, l am looking forward to joining the hop when l have entered the challenge but will have to go with colours as l don't have spooky house mouses yet x Susan x

KarinsArtScrap said...

stunning creations and cards DT ladies.
beautiful done.

greetings karin

Whimcees said...


What a wonderful blog hop! I loved all of the cards and projects and am now so inspired to work on my challenge card! It is always such fun to see what delightful creations have been made! Wishing you a happy day!

Barbara Diane

PaperDaisies said...

What a spooktacular blog hop. Just loved each and everyone. Thanks so much for organising this. Loving it. Hugs Nina

Lynn said...

WoW what an incredibly inspirational and talented bunch you all are! Each and every creation is so wonderful and I adore the HM images! Big thank you to all of you for sharing!

Sandra H said...

Well l'm back now l can say l completed the blog hop just called at Lori's and left my final comment its a great blog hop with lots of inspirations and surprises along the way l'm now organising my card for the challenge so l'll leave it at that and thank you xx

Gail said...

Wonderful blog hop! Totally enjoyed myself!
Love seeing all the different projects, ideas, and the colors were spectacular!

Renee B. said...

Had a wonderful time on the hop checking out all of the fabulous creations! What a talented bunch! Hope to make a project to enter.
Hugs, Renee

Karenladd said...

Oh my goodness, all the DT projects are amazing! I already love House Mouse designs, but seeing all these fun Halloween projects makes me even more excited!!! Already a follower of your blog and can't wait to start working on my challenge project as well!

Nikki said...

Amazing hop and tons of inspiration along the way thanks for sharing it :)

petra,s cards said...

wow i had win!!!! thank you so much!!!!! love all the new cards from the designers just love the colourfull creations!!
xx petra

Cathy (sistermouse) said...

Wow, I just finished the blog hop and to say I am inspired is an understatement, I am so excited at what I have seen and am going to stir my house mouse list up to do more than just get by. Thank you for this awesome blog hop. I am stirred up and ready to expand my thinking in making cards. Hugs, Cathy K

Debi said...

Thanks for a great blog hop. There were so many different ideas my mind is on overload. I may have to make another go round. Plus I love all the little meeces and their friends.

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

Well now, I am back from the hop, and I do believe I have candy corn stuck to the bottom of my shoe! Each and every project was created with love. Thank you all for sharing! You do amazing work!

Anonymous said...

ALL of you ladies are so very talented for sure!! I so very much enjoyed going through all of the gorgeous designs made with these cute and sweet critters!! I enjoyed making my card and of course I follow this blog along with pretty much ALL of the DT!! LOL!! Thanks so much for all of the fun my friends!! HUGS

Nela said...

Thanks for this challenge!
The DT cards and projects are beautiful!
Hugs Nela

Anonymous said...

Thanks for this fun challenge and blog hop! I can't see all my comments, so I hope I did right.
I want to compliment guest DT Silvia, her card is also very cute!

Lillian A said...

Thanks to the whole DT for sharing their fabulous creations for this blog hop - absolutely stunning and enjoyed each and every one! Way to go, gang - Happy Halloween!!

CarlaKH said...

what a great hop- loved all the spooky and cute creations! Thanks so much!

CraftyNatalie said...

a brilliant hop, so much talent! And a great candy from everyone! Good luck to everyone entering!

susiestacey said...

Update from my first post..... I managed to buy 2 new halloween stamps as the stamps all the team have used are spooktacular. Thank you for so many chances to win yummy candy from such a talented and generous team x Susan x

April said...

All of the cards have been great! I loved seeing all the designers' creations! I will get a card made real soon to upload here. Thanks for the opportunity too win great prizes!

April said...

I made my card. Whoo-hooo!

Vicky said...

Back from the blog hop , it was fun :) leaving you some mousey love :)

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Just finished hopping, some really fantastic and inspirational projects from the dt, what brilliant idea's you all have, thanks for the fun hop
Lindsay xx

susie said...

Many thanks to Kate for hosting this wonderful blog hop. Had great fun visiting and seeing all the amazing creations. Good luck to everyone who joins in xxx

CraftyLyn said...

Beautiful cards, just entered mine and about to hop...

Barbara Godden said...

Oh the inspiration that is on this blog is AWESOME. I love house mouse and all their friends. Fabulous blog hop. So happy I managed to get one made for the hop. Super blog candy too.

Lizzys Kartenblog said...

I love the house mouse,
all projekts are great and wonderfull.
kind regards Lizzy

shaz earl said...

Sorry i'm late this time round but my card is now in, great assortment of cards from the DT as always and a brilliant hop good luck everyone xx