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Thankful For You, October & Pretty Cute Stamps!

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If you came here from Kel's blog, you are in the right place.
This blog hop begins at the Pretty Cute Stamps blog, if you'd like to start at the beginning, *{CLICK HERE}*
 
This blog hop is featuring projects using the new digital stamps that are now available in the Pretty Cute Stamps store!
 
I created a card using the Squirrels in Love Digital Stamps:
 
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You'll see a little bit of everything from the stamp set on my card, thank you for looking!!
 
PCS October Release, Squirrels in Love, Shannon M.
 
There's a prize up for grabs during this hop!
It's a $15 Gift Certificate to the PCS Store!!
For a chance to win, you must leave a comment on each blog along the hop. For extra chances, you can also "LIKE" Pretty Cute Stamps on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/prettycutestamps 
and/or sign up for the Pretty Cute Stamps Mailing List:
A random winner will be chosen for the prize on Monday, October 24, 2016.
 
Don't forget to pick up the FREEBIE, it's only available for free through the end of today! 
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I'm the last stop on this blog hop, so do me a favor and leave Lisa some love on Facebook...CLICK HERE and tell her thanks!! 

Pretty Cute Stamps: October Sneak Peeks!

It's October, which is basically the best month of the year...The Great Pumpkin, Snoopy, Linus,  Jack Skellington, Sally, Zero, my Mom's birthday....there's even a quote by one of the best authors ever...duh it's a no brainer..October is the GOAT.

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That's why it's even more exciting to share Pretty Cute Stamps October Release with you! There's pumpkins, turkeys, coffee, squirrels, foxes, scooters, leaves and amazing word art!

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I worked with  the "My Favorite Turkey" Digital Stamp Set for today's Sneak Peek

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I created a card using that cute turkey and "For My Favorite Turkey":

PCS October Release, Favortie Turkey, Shannon M.

Thanks for letting me share and checking out the sneaks! Check back tomorrow and hop through the Blog Hop celebrating the RELEASE! ♥

 

 


Things Are About to Get Wild with *{Pretty Cute Stamps!}*

Pretty Cute Stamps is kicking off it's Monthly Challenge!

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This month is all about ANIMAL KINGDOM inspired projects, cards, layouts, etc.!

Let's see your awesome animal cards, layouts and projects!

I created a card for the challenge, it of course has smiling foods:

PCS OCTOBER Challenge, 2016, Shannon M

Thank you for letting me share with you! It has the Birthday Monkey Digital Stamp Set, Birthday Turtle Digital Stamp Set and the Beavers in Love Digital Stamp Set:

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We'd love you to play along with our challenge.

Here are all of the details about the Animal Kingdom Challenge:

 
 
  1. This month's challenge theme is Animal Kingdom, which of course means animals. So, link up any animal themed project using Pretty Cute Stamps. A Pretty Cute Stamp must be used to create the project.
  2. Please link to your actual blog post or Facebook photo...not to your blog or entire Facebook page. 
  3. You can enter as many different projects that follow the monthly theme as you want for more chances to win.
  4. The challenge will run for 3 weeks.  You must link up your project by 11:55 pm CST on Saturday, November 5, 2016.
  5. One random winner of a $15 Gift Certificate to the Pretty Cute Stamps store will be chosen. The winner will be announced before the next challenge starts on Saturday, November 19, 2016.

LINK UP YOUR PROJECTS HERE

Happy Saturday! Have a great weekend!

 


 


*{ Glue Dots, Carmakers and #hellomyboo }*

October

noun  Oc·to·ber  \äk-ˈtō-bər\
1. the 10th month of the Gregorian calendar
 
Celebrating October is one of my favorite things. I look forward to each October with glittering eyes and a heart of warmth. I look up with great gladness at falling leaves, I look to the air for the last dragonflies in flight and I look inside my heart to find it happy and full of peace. 
 
Creating during these last few months takes on a magical quality for me, as I look for serendipity all around. Today I am very lucky to be a part of a very cool blog hop with Glue Dots who is partnering with Cardmaker Magazine! 
 
I created a super cute Halloween inspired card perfect for sharing with a favorite person! The best part of this card is that it was created using MINI GLUE DOTS® and CRAFT GLUE DOTS®, they are perfect for adding layers, die cuts, adhering thin designs and a flawless look.
 
Here are some of the inner workings of the card and how I added the layers. You'll see 
 
Glue Dots:Cardmaker Prep 1, Shannon M.
 
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Take a look at this sweet card:
 
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If you'd like to know where those cute ghosts came from, you can find them here: Pretty Cute Stamps: My Boo Digital Stamps. The gate and card base can be found at Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons.
 
YOUR NEXT STOP ON THIS HOP IS: Tammy Santana
 

HERE IS THE HOP ORDER IN CASE YOU NEED IT:

CardMaker Blog: http://www.cardmakermagazine.com/blog/

Amanda Tibbitts: http://athomeink.blogspot.com/2016/10/cardmaker-halloween-blog-hop.html

Danielle Hunter: http://mamameowtoledo.blogspot.com/2016/10/halloween-kids-craft-blog-hop.html

Kelly Gettelfinger: www.alwaysstampin.com

Dawn Barrett: http://dawnmercedes.blogspot.com/2016/10/blog-hop-with-glue-dots.html

Donna Budzynski: http://donnajdesigns.blogspot.com/2016/09/blog-post.html

Grace Tolman: http://tolmanchronicles.blogspot.com/2016/10/glue-dots-and-cardmakers-blog-hop.html

Sean Fetterman: www.fettermandesigns.blogspot.com

Janet Van Lone Trieschman: http://tryit-likeit.com/entries/create/halloween-spider-card

Kelly Hedgespeth: http://simplykellydesigns.com/blog/2016/10/12/youre-my-boo-card/

Kim Rippere: http://wp.me/p4F1xt-40o

Catherine Scanlon: http://cmscanlon.blogspot.com/

Melanie East: http://ithappensinablink.com/happy-halloween-greeting-card/

Robyn Power: http://www.createitgo.com/2016/10/halloween-papercrafting-fun-and-blog.html

Samantha Taylor: http://taylorstamped.blogspot.com/2016/10/halloween-lunch-box-notes.html

Jeanne Streiff: www.inkypaws.blogs.splitcoaststampers.com

 YOU ARE HERE --> Shannon Morgan: http://designsofapaddymack.typepad.com/my_weblog/2016/10/-glue-dots-carmakers-and-hellomyboo-.html

HOP HERE NEXT -->Tammy Santana: http://www.tammysantana.com/2016/09/halloween-card-and-party-favor-in-one.html

Glue Dots Blog: http://www.gluedots.com/consumer/halloween-blog-hop-cardmaker-giveaway/

 
Thank you for letting me share with you! Happy October!! 
 

I Chews You!❤Pretty Cute Stamps

Happy Wednesday!

Here's hoping your midweek is going well. 

 

I am sharing a card with you today that has an adorable beaver and a perfect pun to go with it! I used Beavers Digital Stamps for this card: #PCSDS-200 Beavers Digital Stamps

 

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It has a super fun feel and I am happy to share it with you today!

 

PCS Blog Post, Shannon M, October 12, 2016

 

 

Have a great rest of the week! Thank you for letting me share with you today!

 

 

I Be Leaf in You

Here's hoping this is a happy Monday for you!

 

I hope your week is a great one too! 

 

I'm sharing this card with you..in celebration of FALL and friendship! On this card you'll find the following files: A2 Card Bases 1 Cutting Files and Leafy Faces Cutting Files

 

PPPR BLOG POST, 10-3-16, Shannon M.

 

It's complete with a fun pun, fall colors and smiley nature! 

Check back tomorrow for another inspirational post using PPPR Files.

 

Happy Fall!