Thursday, January 28, 2010

Love Letters

Hello! Today I have a lovely little alpha for you! I hope you are having a great week! Thanks for stopping by! xoxo

This hand drawn cutie would make a lovely addition to any alphabet collection! It is whimsical, fun and spelling out "i love you" has never been sweeter!

My designs are S4H FRIENDLY!

ON SALE: January 29-31, only $1.59

Take me to...Love Letters

+ also includes a BONUS set of letters done in sky blue :)

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Hello everyone, I hope you are having a great week! I have two new things for you today! First, I want to tell you about a charity collab called "One Love". Forty-eight designers, including myself, contributed. The kit includes an amazing:
114 papers, 356 elements, 3 alphabets, 6 page templates and 1 hybrid template. All proceeds will be donated to help the people of Haiti. The kit is only available for a limited amount of time, so be sure to show your support and get an amazing kit as well!

Take me to...ONE LOVE

I'm also excited to bring you my first ever Commercial Use Grab Bag. I hope you like it! You can see additional images (for a look at what is inside, if you wish, lol) at the shop.

Take me to...CU GRAB BAG

Have a great weekend! See you Monday with another Paparazzi Pick! xoxo, holly

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Mid- Week Mixer: Winners Announced!

Hi everyone! Firstly, thank you all for your warm birthday wishes! You are so kind! Also, WOW! I'm so honored by the number of fans who posted! Thank you so much! I used a random number generator to select the winners, and here is the list!

1st Place Winner:


2nd Place Winner:


3rd Place Winners:


4th Place Winners:


Everyone who won should have received an email from me with their prize earlier today! Thank you again for playing everyone! xoxo!!!!!

Also, I wanted to share with you that soon there will be a new charity collab releasing. I had the wonderful opportunity to contribute (along with over 40 other designers!!!) and all proceeds will benefit the people of Haiti. I will post more info and a link when the kit releases! Stay tuned :)

Monday, January 18, 2010

Paparazzi Pick- January 18

Good day! Here is this week's pick! Don't forget, there is one day left to enter my birthday giveaway (see previous post)! See you soon!

In case you missed the announcement, every week I will select a layout that my team or I have spotted using my products (in any given gallery, etc). That person and their layout will be featured on my blog and they will also receive a $5 giftcard to my shop. Also note, their layout is clickable, so you can check out their lovely page in their gallery, and also see layout credits.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

New Release: It's My Birthday

Hello everyone! I hope you are having a great week! I'm so excited to share with you today all sorts of fun stuff!!!

It was my birthday on the 9th, but due to the shop server being down last week, I'm having my birthday sale for you this week, lol! You can get everything in my shop (except collabs) for 40% OFF, including my new releases!! Speaking of which, I have several new releases today!

ALSO, I'm doing a birthday giveaway!!! YOU can be one of the LUCKY WINNERS!!
Be sure to check the bottom of this post for all the info!!!!!!
Trust me, you don't want to miss this!!!!

Okay, let the fun begin!

First up, I had the pleasure of collaborating with Vera Lim. We are pleased to present you with " I resolve.."

Take me to...I resolve...

And here is some layout inspiration from my amazing creative team :

by Magdalena

by OlgaUnger

by Camila

by Me

by Cherry

by Hasmandka

by Gachal

by Jarmilka

by Jimena

by Jule

by my3hens

by Petruschka

by akizo

by Jenny79

by SeattleSheri

by Summer

by Hanazana

by crystalbella

by MagT

Next, I'm so happy to present you with my new kit "Happy Birthday, Cupcake!"

Take Me To...Happy Birthday, Cupcake!

And here is some gorgeous inspiration from my team:

by Mamzelka

by SeattleSheri

by akizo

by Monicca

by Cherry

by Damayanti

by Gachal

by Jarmilka

by Jenny79

by OlgaUnger

by Petruschka

by Topsi

by Crystalbella77

by Jule

by Magdalena

by Jimena

Then, there is also the matching QuickCOUTURE: Happy Birthday, Cupcake! Collection.

Take Me To...QuickCOUTURE: Happy Birthday, Cupcake! Collection

Here is a layout example with one of the quickpages:

Also new today is QuickCOUTURE: Baby Cakes Collection.

Take me to...QUICKCOUTURE: Baby Cakes Collection

Here is a layout example with one of the quickpages:

And finally, I forgot to announce that Baby Cakes and Whimsy Wishes have both arrived at Shabby Pickle (both were previously available exclusively at A5 for my guest designer spot there )

Take Me To...Baby Cakes

Take Me To...Whimsy Wishes



First, let's see what you can win! I have some awesome prizes to give away! Check it out:

1st Place (one winner):
-$50 gift card to my shop
-$20 gift card to
- two month guest spot on my team (for any months you wish)

2nd Place (one winner):
-$25 gift card to my shop
-$10 gift card to
- one month guest spot on my team (for any month you wish)

3rd Place (five winners):
-$10 gift card to my shop

4th Place (ten winners):
-$5 gift card to my shop

SO how can you win? SIMPLE! Here is the deal:

Everyone gets one free entry! All you have to do is leave a comment with your email address at the bottom of this post (so I can contact you if you win, lol). Simple, yes?

HOWEVER, you also have up to four more opportunities to win! You are allowed one additional entry for the following (after posting your email in the comment section for your first free entry, make a NEW comment post for each of the following that apply to you. ) :

-if you follow my blog , you get ONE EXTRA ENTRY. Leave a comment with your email and name used on Google.

-if you have purchased something from me within the last month, you get ONE EXTRA ENTRY. Leave a comment with your email and the name of the item you purchased.

- if you are my fan on Facebook, you get ONE EXTRA ENTRY. Leave a comment with your email and name used on Facebook.

- if you subscribe to my newsletter, you get ONE EXTRA ENTRY. Leave a comment with your email.

SO, for example...if you subscribe to my newsletter and are a fan on my facebook page, you get a total of three entries (including the free entry). Does that make sense? I hope so, lol! And also, if you aren't yet a fan of my facebook page, haven't signed up to follow my blog, etc. you can sign up today and still get your entry! (all the links to sign up are on the side of my blog ;)

Contest Ends On: Tue. Jan 19th
Winners Announced: Wed. Jan 2oth

Ok, I think that is it for me! This is one huge post, lol! If you made it all the way to here, congrats, hehe! Talk to you soon! xoxo, holly