Archive for December, 2009

It’s a LATTTTTE (not the LATTE) but LAATTTTE Bellarific friday!

Saturday, December 12th, 2009

Hiya sistahs!  I am so sorry for the late post.. I have been at home with Jayden all day!  So here I am with a moment to myself and wanting to share our very small bellarific BLING friday (our theme)

All the entries were AMAZING and I do understand that it is a superhuman effort to contribute to our fridays ESPECIALLY during the holidays!  So thank YOU sistahs for submitting!  This entry will be short and sweet and I hope you all enjoy your weekend!  We do have a little surprise on Monday so stay tuned!

Let’s see what our BELLARIFIC BABES have been up to!

Danabella used POOKIE LOLLIPOP

Jeaniebella used SAVVY SHOPPABELLA

Joannabella used GRACIE LOLLIPOP

Karen MOTZABELLA used SNOWMAN CIRCLE

Lindabella used SCARLETT THE TEACUP GIRL

Meahnibella used MAISY KETTO

Paulabella used ORNAMENTY LAMP

How’s DAT for da BELLARIFIC EYE CANDEEEEE?? How Fabby Dabby are they???

Now let’s move on with da SISTAHOOD

Anabela Neves used WREATHABELLA

Anabela Neves used WREATHABELLA

Angela Pruisman used WREATHABELLA

Angela Pruisman used WREATHABELLA

Gaby Duclos used COSMOBELLA

Gaby Duclos used COSMOBELLA

Janet Rossi used CUPPYCAKE WITH A HUGGABUGG ON TOP

Janet Rossi used CUPPYCAKE WITH A HUGGABUGG ON TOP

Jessica Pranaitis used BRIDALPARTYBELLAS

Jessica Pranaitis used BRIDALPARTYBELLAS

Jodi Collins used BETTY THE BOOKWORM

Jodi Collins used BETTY THE BOOKWORM

Leslie Good used CLICKABELLA

Leslie Good used CLICKABELLA

lindsy harness used AGNES KETTO

lindsy harness used BEAUTIFUL DEFINITION BLOCK AND AGNES KETTO

Lori Tecler used MENORAHBELLA

Lori Tecler used MENORAHBELLA

Regan D'Agostino used ENVIE FULL OF CHEER

Regan D'Agostino used ENVIE FULL OF CHEER

Tala used BUBBLEBELLA

Tala used BUBBLEBELLA

Denise Modin used BRANCH WITH BIRDIES

Denise Modin used BRANCH WITH BIRDIES

That’s it my sistahs!  I hope you enjoyed the show! LOL

And I hope you have a PHENOM weekend.  If I missed your entry, please please email me and I will put it online ASAP.

I will also announce some winnahs on Monday for COMMENTS (10$ in bellabucks) and CONTRIBUTORS ($20 in bellabucks)

Mwah sistahs!!

Em

how did you like the release? hmmmm?

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

how great was it? I just love each and every image and now with our growing apparel and accessories section?  YUM!!!!

Just wanted to remind my sistahs that the theme this week for BELLARIFIC FRIDAY is GLITTER or BLING!

Don’t forget to email your jpegs to emily@stampingbella.com and you have a chance to win $20 in Bella bucks!

Mwah to da sistahs who love the GIFTIES!

Also wanted to let you know that the last night of gift with purchase is FRIDAY NIGHT DEC. 11th!

TODAY IS DA DAY!! IT’S OUR BIRFDAY RELEASE DAY!

Monday, December 7th, 2009

Hiya sistahs!  how excited am I?!?!? OMG.. Have been waiting for this for a loooong time!  First and foremost, I would like to thank everyone who participated in our BIRTHDAY BASH BLOG HOP!  OMG.. all the bellarific babes and I have to agree that is was the most successful bloghop evah!  I would like to thank EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOU for participating both in devoting your blog to this event and for posting comments!  MWAH sistahs!  Isn’t that what DA SISTAHOOD is all about?  I would like to personally thank Laura Evans-abella for Coordinating this blog hop with Karen Motzabella and I would really Like to thank my Bellarific Babes as well for going above and beyond the call of duty.  All of them made cards for this release at a blink of an eye (of course did not give much notice) and I want to give them all BIG FAT JUICY MWAHS for travelling on this journey with me.

Now I am just getting ready to go to Bellaland but wanted to at least post SOMETHING here.. so what about some WINNAHS FROM the BLOG HOP?

OUR BLOG HOP PARTICIPANT WINNER (one who posted a card on their blog) of $100 in BELLA BUCKS is….

LISA HENKE! Lisa, please email me with your info and I will send you your voucher!

THREE RANDOM BLOG HOP COMMENTERS WHO WIN A $100 GC

(1) from Joannabella’s blog: LORI TECLER

(2) From Karen Motzabella’s blog: MICHELE BOYER

(3) From Danabella’s Blog: DENISE LAWRENCE

Sistahs, please EMAIL ME and I will send you your vouchers!

NOW for the GRAND PRIZE WINNAH of the ENTIRE new release and a GUEST BABE for JANUARY (that is if she wants is ;) is JODI COLLINS! Congrats SISTAH! I must say that the finalists were SOOOOO very close!! Everyone who entered was PHENOM.. OUTSTANDING.. AMAZING!! This was a very difficult decision as you can just imagine!!

*** THERE WILL BE A GIFT WITH PURCHASE****  You receive for all orders over $65 a mousepad with REAL DUDES surf the web (SOOO CUTE)

If you would like to purchase this for a gift, you can find them here

**** FOR ALL ORDERS OVER $100 you will receive the mousepad AND an APRON with either REAL DUDES LIKE TO COOK, or CHEFABELLA**** will keep you posted with pictures.. having some technical difficulties. LOL

Here’s the CHEFABELLA apron in all of it’s glory!

Here’s the APRON (with adjustable straps)! SOOO CUTE ! What a great gift! (that’s dena modeling)

If you would like to purchase this, you can find it here

Ok.. getting ready for bellaland.. will be back sooooon

ok.. will release just one thing before I leave

meet GOSSIPABELLA.. notice how into the convo she is?  the cord is tangled between her legs! LOL

Here’s Danabella’s card using her!

ok.. let’s meet another one of Ketto’s DOGGIES.  His name is SPOTTY KETTO

here’s a little sample I made with him :).. LOOOVE HIM!

Muffy KETTO

and a sample I made with them? (you probably saw them on the last post

Meet our new COFFEE MUG/TEACUP GIRLS by GREENBEAN BABY

Meredith the TEACUP GIRL

Here is a sample that Karen Motzabella did with her!

Here’s Miranda the Teacup girl (it’s like my hair in the morning..LOL!)

Here’s a sample that Paulabella made with her

Chloe the COFFEE CUP GIRL

Here’s Danabella’s CHLOE card

SCARLETT the TEACUP GIRL

Here are some of MISS MINT’S SCRAPPY STAMPS.. which I am in love with!  These are called SCRAPLINES TICKETS.. they are an amazing way to use up your scraps.. embellish your cards.. fan them out with a brad.. embellish your cards and scrapbook pages!  YUM!  All you have to do is stamp and cut! And doesn’t have to be straight either!

SCRAPLINES TICKETS LITTLE STINKER, HELLO BABY and CUTIE PATOOTIE (set of 3)

SCRAPLINES TICKETS BUNDLED UP, SNOW BUNNY, CHILLY CHEEKS (set of 3)

SCRAPLINES TICKETS CAKE PLEASE, PARTY ANIMAL, HAPPY BIRTHDAY (set of 3)

SCRAPLINES TICKETS COVER GIRL, HOT MAMA, and MISS THANG (set of 3)

SCRAPLINES TICKETS GOOD LOOKIN’, SO  HANDSOME, SO PRETTY (set of 3)

SCRAPLINES TICKETS LITTLE ANGEL, PRECIOUS CARGO, and HEAVEN SENT (set of 3)

SCRAPLINES TICKETS SAY CHEESE, PICTURE PERFECT, JUST SMILE

And a couple more bellas?  OUI OUI?

JINGLEBELLA

And Lindabella made a card for the event!

and here is ALL-BOXED-UP-ABELLA

Here’s a sample that Paulabella made with her!

Miss Mint has come up with amazing “INKBLOCKS” for backgrounds! you will just LOOOVE them!! Size is 3″*4.5″ and they are just wonderful! (wherever you see pink is where the color of your paper peeks through!)

CLOUDY INKBLOCK

STARS INKBLOCK

POLKADOT INKBLOCK

Let’s talk a little TIDDLY shall we?  You know how CLEVAH our Christy is!!

THE BIRTHDAY BOY

The SK8R boy

Take a looky at JEANIEBELLA’s card made with him!

Catch of the day

King of the WILD THINGS

And here’s a sample by JOANNABELLA

YOU ARE UNIQUE (including the sentiment)

And here is a sample by MEAHNIBELLA

Now let’s meet da REAL DUDES.  This was inspired by Ryan.. I just wanted something simple.. something PUNCHY and to the point and not age defining.. KWIM?  this will be a growing line in stamps and in APPAREL!  WOOOHOOOOO!!

Meet REAL DUDES SURF THE WEB

yes he’s goofy.. LOL but he makes me smile :)

Here’s Jeaniebella’s card

Now meet REAL DUDES WATCH TV (i know mine does!)

and here is Joannabella’s card using him :)

Here are some more ever popular DEFINITION BLOCKS

ADORABLE definition block

FATHER definition block

FRIENDSHIP definition block

MILESTONE definition block

MOTHER definition block

SIBLING definition block

YUMMY definition block

AND now for the KETTO DOGGIES.. you ready??

CHICHI KETTO

Here’s a sample I made with her.. I just saw her in PINK!

TACO KETTO (SO CUTE)

Ketto’s DOG ACCESSORIES

We have added a CRAFTYBELLA APRON.. they have adjustable straps! great gift!

Some more apparel coming tomorrow! but stamps are DONE sistahs!  I hope you loved this release as much as I did!

MWAH!!!!

Oh!  BELLARIFIC FRIDAY THIS WEEK DEC 11th  THEME IS ANYTHING BLING (GLITTER, RHINESTONES, SWAROVSKIS, GLITTER PENS  you name it.. if it’s shiny, it’s good!)

It’s DA BLOG HOP! HAPPY BIRFDAY BELLA!

Saturday, December 5th, 2009

I am one of the LUCKIEST 3 year olds evah! LOL (In case you didn’t know, Bella turns 3 on Monday)

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank all da sistahs for all their support over the last 3 years and for participating in contests, placing comments on my blog , and just well, loving the images.  We have all made amazing friends throughout this journey, and that was my goal. so for that, sistahs, I thank you sooo much!

Ok, so our bloghop starts HERE.. I decided to use one of my new designs by KETTO called MUFFY KETTO (she will be available with the rest of the release on Monday!)  how CUTE is she?  she comes with a mini, as you can see on my little 3*3 card.

**PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS BLOGHOP STARTS AT 10:00 EST ***

I hope you love them as much as I do!

Now here is the master list.. if you ever “get lost” just come back here and you will be “found” ..LOL!

1. Emily – www.stampingbella.com/blog
2. Laura – My Crazy Stamp Obsession!
3. Megan – Megan Lock Designs
4. Anita – Anita Be Stampin
5. Joanne – Just a little something….
6. Janet – Corrosive Creations by Janet
7. Jane – Pretty in Pink
8. Amber – The Stamping Scrapbooker
9. Karen – Paper Playhouse
10. Christy – Snapdragon
11. Arlene – Scuba, Scraps & Stamps
12. Jamie – Sweet Little Designs
13. Mary – Creating on Christiana
14. Peggy – Made by Me!
15. Kathleen -Will stamp for wine
16. Vicki - Canvasses of Poetry and Prose
17. Shannan – Pink Tulle with Feathers and Sequins
18. Gabriela – She Inks A Lot
19. Peggy – Arftull Journey
20. Lesley – Our Scrappy Life
21. Maggie – Stamps in Hallways
22. Tami – The Journey of Life
23. Ky – The Bunny Nest
24. Joy – Crazy for Daisies
25. Angie – Angie’s Stamping Place
26. Angela – Sparkle and Bling
27. Dawn – Amusing Musings and Things
28. Jenn – Confessions of a Scrampaholic
29. Amy – So Amused
30. Dana – Dana’s House of Cards
31. Jackie – Stamping Sister
32. Sara – Expressions of a Creative Mind
33. Jessica - My Boy Crazy Life
34. Jessica – Farm Fresh Designs
35. Lisa - My Little Creative Escape
36. Lindsy – Scrappy Giraffe Designs
37. Michele – Enchanted Stamper
38. Sparkle – Sparkle Creations
39. Beth – Inky Fingers Rule
40. Jodi – Stamping A Latte
41. Kerry – Cards by Kerry
42. Debi – Debi’s Crazy Life
43. Kerri – Cards by Kerri
44. Miche – Miche L Designs
45. Dee – Scrappin on the Farm
46. Belinda – Bleu Bella Designs
47. Alex – Fairy Blossoms & Life
48. Nicole – It’s a Cupcake Life
49. Melinda – Mel’s Amazing Addiction
50. Erica – Inked Up & Ready to Play
51. Alexis – Scrappin’ Sistah
52. Monika – M.A.D. Stamper
53. Denise – I.Ink I.Can
54. Bella – My Little Life
55. Jeanie – The Spotted Chick
56. Sheena – Time Well Wasted
57. Jen – I {heart} 2 Stamp
58. Meahni – Animal Factory
59. Tamara – Stamping to de-stress
60. Brandi – Sparkle Shimmer and Twinkle
61. Tanya – Creations Abound with Tanya
62. Randi – The Dark Mermaid
63. Mary – Cr8ive ME
64. Lori – Make a Difference
65. Jessica – The Whimiscal Butterfly
66. Olga – The Weekend Scrapper
67. Margie – Oh Bumble is me…Margie
68. Linda – Heavens Created This
69. Paula – Paper Possibilities
70. Wendy – Bond Girl Bliss
71. Lori – Inking Aloud
72. Kandi – Teojax
73. Karen – The Daley Stamper
74. Kathleen – Stamping Happy
75. Tammy – Stamp happy
76. Laurel – Laurel’s Place
77. Angela – SCS Gallery Post
78. Mary – My Cardz~My Passion…My Therapy
79. Avril – Totally Scrap Addicted
80. Terri – Just What I Do…
81. Makeesha – Inkspirations by Makeesha Byl
82. Simone – Fashionable Cards
83. Maria – …Joyful Stamper
84. Gena – G & G Premade Scraps
85. Lynn – Send Chocolate
86. Regan – Stampy McStamperson

Don’t forget 3 gift certificates for $100 in BELLA BUCKS will be hidden along the hop, but we are NOT TELLING YOU WHERE! So be sure to leave some love as you hope! (place a comment).  Make sure you leave comments on every post so you have a chance to win!! The winners will be announced on MONDAY, DECEMBER 7th RIGHT HERE on this blog!

Thanks so much for starting here and now it is time to hop on over to Laura – My Crazy Stamp Obsession!

to enjoy more Bella goodness!

MWAH TO DA SISTAHS WHO CELEBRATE DA BIRFDAY!!

Em

DIDJAMISSME?

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Hiya sistahs!

sorry for the delayed post.. it’s been crazy!  I am trying desperately to get prepared for MONDAY’S RELEASE!  It’s so exciting.. a new line.. yum!  Ryan and I decided to go last minute to Buffalo and Niagara Falls.. it was so much fun and so relaxing.. I now need another 2 weeks off.. does anyone have 2 weeks to spare? LOL

there will be no Bellarific Friday this week as we are having a BLOG HOP this weekend and have lots of participants who will be participating in the festivities!  Big prizes are offered and lots of fun to be had in celebration of Stamping Bella’s 3d BIRTHDAY BASH!  You can find all the information HERE

Hope you can join us!

Now let’s discuss some WINNAHS from Bellarific Friday NOVEMBER 27th

the “SUBMISSIONS” winnah (someone who submitted a card..LOL) and who will win $20 in BELLA BUCKEROONIS IS

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:

16- VALERIE JOHNSON!  Please email me and I will send you your voucher! CONGRATS SISTAH!	

Timestamp: 2009-12-02 21:06:03 UTC

and NOW for our PEANUT GALLERY WINNAH! (one who places a comment)

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:

37-GABRIELA! You win $10 in BELLA BUCKS! Please email me!	

Timestamp: 2009-12-02 21:08:27 UTC

Nothing much else to report.. Will be back manana.. maybe with a sneaky peeky???

Mwah!

Em