Jun 05 2015

Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

Welcome to the Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop. These hops are always so much fun! Today’s post is jam packed with so many things — a coffee themed card, some fabulous freebies with instructions on how to enter to win, links to check out TONS of beautiful coffee or beverage themed projects, and an invitation for YOU to play along!

Summer 15 Graphic

I made a card to share and have two different offerings of blog candy.

One is the Sponsorship Prize and one is a standard Blog Candy.

Read further down to see them and for details on how to enter to win each!

We’ll start with my card and show the prizes/links at the end.


I know the current trend is for all the coffee shop type of themes, but truly, I love a traditional cup and saucer on a beautifully set table so that’s where I went with today’s card, complete with a silver spoon!

This card is 5×7 and fits into the A7 Clear Box for both storage and an impressive presentation.

Paper: Cottage Living by Pebbles

Bazzill Mirror Cardstock – Silver

Coredinations Heavyweight Smooth Cardstock – White

Stamps: Coffee House by JustRite (sentiment and steam)

Dies: Coffee Cup, Saucer & Spoon by Marianne Designs

Fleur de Elegance by Spellbinders

Baby Buntings by Spellbinders

Ink: VersaFine Smokey Gray; Ranger Distress Ink – Tattered Rose

Embellishments: Enamel Dots – I AM by Simple Stories

Prima Flowers – Laraine Black Tie, Mini Rose Stems

Ribbon: Seam Binding – Soft Seafoam

May Arts 1/8″ Silk Ribbon – White

May Arts 5/8″ Adhesive Rosettes

May Arts 3″ Floral Lace w/Scallop Edge

Adhesives: Tape Runner, 3D Foam Squares, Liquid Glue, Scor Tape


And here’s a closer look at some of the detail.

LOVE the silver spoon cut from Bazzill Mirror Cardstock.

Find other Coffee/Tea themed products in stock here.

All items available at The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store, as linked.




This is the Sponsorship Prize from The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store.

To enter to win this, you have to play along over at the Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop.

These items are also available for purchase individually. They are:

Paper: Cottage Living by Pebbles

Flowers: Prima Abbey, Prima Laraine, Petaloo Botanica Minis

Enamel Dots: On Trend by My Minds Eye

Ribbon: Seam Binding – Soft Seafoam, Rose, Tangerine,  Black, Smoke Grey

May Arts 1/8″ Silk Ribbon – White

May Arts 5/8″ Adhesive Rosettes – White

May Arts 3″ Floral Lace w/Scallop Edge



These are all the Super Sponsors providing prizes if you play along.

Check it out and play along for your chance to win!

Sponsor Graphic Summer 2015

Top Dog Dies: https://www.topdogdies.com/
Precious Remembrance: https://www.preciousremembranceshop.com/shop/
A Creative Journey with Melissa: https://acreativejourneywithmelissa.com/
Paper Sweeties https://papersweeties.com/
A●Muse Studio https://www.amusestudio.com/chris_franco/category.asp
A Jillian Vance Design https://stores.ajillianvancedesign.com/
Butterfly Reflections Ink https://butterflyreflectionsink.3dcartstores.com/
Create a Smile Stamps https://www.createasmilestamps.com/
Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps https://www.kraftinkimmiestamps.com/
Newton’s Nook https://www.newtonsnookdesigns.com/shop/
Poppystamps https://poppystamps.com/
Lil’ Inker Designs https://www.lilinkerdesigns.com/
STAMPlorations https://stamplorations.blogspot.com/
The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store https://stampsimply.com/shop/catalog/index.php
SRM Stickers https://www.srmstore.com/
The Alley Way Stamps https://www.thealleywaystamps.com/
Two Paper Divas https://www.twopaperdivas.com/
Your Next Stamp https://yournextstamp.com/
Verve Stamps https://shopverve.com/
Waltzingmouse Stamps https://www.waltzingmousestamps.com/
Blue Ridge Impressions https://blueridgeimpressions.net/
Unity Stamps https://www.unitystampco.com/
Close to my Heart https://lharris.ctmh.com/Default.aspx
Hero Arts https://shop.heroarts.com/
Winnie & Walter https://www.winniewalter.com/
Stamp Academy https://www.stampacademy.com/
Stamps and Scrapbooks https://stampsandscrapbooks.com/
Gerda Steiner Designs https://gerdasteinerdesigns.com/
Neat & Tangled https://www.neatandtangled.com/
Anita Autore https://cardsandcoffee.blogspot.com/
Sweet Stamp Shop https://www.sweetstampshop.com/
The Ton https://www.thetonstamps.com/
Pink and Main https://pinkandmain.com/
Latina Crafter https://www.latinacrafter.com/



Vintage Pink Ribbon Sampler Spools

$25.00 Ribbon in YOUR Choice of Color Scheme

Tell us your color scheme preference and we’ll put together a wonderful ribbon package for you!

To enter to win this, just leave a comment on this blog post telling me what your current FAVORITE COLOR is for your paper craft projects at the moment!

Open for comments until Friday, 6/12, 11:59 pm Pacific Time.

Shop at The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store here.

All items available at The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store, as linked.


Thank you for stopping in today! Have a WONDERFUL day today and enjoy the hop!

Scroll down for tons of fabulous inspiration from our super talented Design Team.

Please keep in touch to see designs popping up with NEW items in stock. We have several subscription options linked at the upper left sidebar.

You can find and LIKE our Facebook page here.

We’ll see you again real soon!


81 responses so far

81 Responses to “Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop”

  1. Patti n SLC says:

    Love the saying on this card it is perfect for the theme of the hop. I agree the spoon is the perfect touch

  2. AJ Bodine says:

    Very pretty card, thank you for sponsoring!!!

  3. Ann says:

    Beautiful card, love how you added the silver.

  4. Jingle says:

    Your card is so sweet! Thank you for sponsoring the hop, as well! My favorite color lately has been WHITE! I am just loving incorporating LOTS of white into my projects!

  5. ~amy~ says:

    Sharon, your card is simply beautiful…your details are absolutely lovely!
    Thank you so much for being a Super Sponsor♡

  6. Wow! I just love your pretty, feminine card with all the pretty details! Beautiful card! Thanks for sponsoring a great prize package! My favorite crafting color right now is ORANGE!

  7. LOVE the card. Simply stunning!! The details and layers are amazing.
    Also .. What an awesome giveaway! Thanks for the chance to win it.

  8. Barbara Leonard says:

    My favorite color is blue. Thanks for the opportunity to win!!!

  9. Shelly says:

    Super pretty! Love!
    And my favorite color…pink!

  10. Lorraine Melin says:

    Lovely card! My favorite crafting color lately is yellow!

  11. KT Fit Kitty says:

    OMGoodness, your card is GORGEOUS! I love everything about it – it’s perfect for this hop! Thank you for being a super sponsor! I hope I win your prize – it looks AMAZING! I would love to win your candy too – my favourite colour is the one you have pictured – PINK! I’m drooling over your candy now – it looks yummy – thank you so much!

  12. Sylvia says:

    What a pretty card, love the colors and all the bits and pieces to this card, Sharon! Thanks for sponsoring this wonderful event.

  13. Corrine Ann says:

    Very pretty card with delicate accents….jus so pretty! Rose pink ribbons are a favorite. Wish I could gjoin in the fun, but I am leaving tomorrow for a vacation for a week.

  14. D.Ann says:

    What a lovely card!! That silver ‘platter’ is pretty amazing. Thank you SO MUCH for sponsoring the hop AND for the blog candy offer!! That picture has me drooling!!! My favorite color for making cards is lavender.

  15. So pretty and that spoon is too cute!

  16. Lori Kobular says:

    Love the sentiment on your gorgeous card! Your card looks like a victorian tea party invitation! That spoon is so sweet!

  17. lisa808 says:

    Lovely card and blog candy prizes.

    My favorite color combo is pink/lavender.

  18. Julee says:

    This is so gorgeous! How perfect is that teeny spoon? LOVE!

  19. Jean Bullock says:

    What a cool card. I love the silver die cuts you used. Extra nice touch.

  20. barbara says:

    Love the card, Sharon. Right noiw I seem to be using a lot of coral/melon colors in my cards.

  21. Gorgeous card !!! Awesome details. I love green tones:)

  22. Jenn says:

    Such a gorgeous card!!

  23. Cheryl Lea says:

    I love the mix of patterns on your card, and that little spoon is adorable! No matter what color I am working with at the moment, I’m always wanting it to be chartreuse.

  24. Celeste Goff says:

    Wow, this card is stunning! I love all of the wonderful details you added!

  25. My colors is pink, very cute card!!!

  26. Gorgeous card, Sharon! That silver spoon is the bomb! Wow! What a perfect detail. I have been leaning towards neutral colors lately- perfect for coffee, I guess! Thanks so much for sponsoring!

  27. karenladd says:

    Love that gorgeous card with all the layers, die cuts and flowers! My favorite color combo right now is deep red and turquoise!

  28. doudou2106 says:

    So elegant, very sweet card!

  29. jan metcalf says:

    I am easy! Love all kinds of colors! Red and Aqua, Orange and Aqua, Gold, Navy and Lime, Pink and Lime, Navy and Aqua, Lavender and Purple and Lime, Silver and White…… Love to vary the colors to suit the people who are receiving the cards! Thanks for hosting such a great web site, it is fun to check in and a get a closer look at product!

  30. Gorgeous card wow so pretty!!!

  31. Katrina says:

    Your card reminds of little girls playing dress up in the garden! So beautiful!! I love browns, neutrals, and all shades of blues! Thanks for sharing!

  32. Bev says:

    A perfect card for high tea (or coffee!). Love all the detail in this lovely card. Especially enamored with the seam binding. It gives such a soft look. And that spoon! How sweet is that?! I’m working in lots of summery colors, but have been leaning towards seafoam, aqua, coral, and pinks as of late. Thanks for being a sponsor for the CLBH!

  33. Milka says:

    Gorgeous card! Like the design and all the details. πŸ˜€
    Thank you for sponsoring the hop and your blog candy. πŸ˜€ My favorite color for papercrafting at the moment is violet. πŸ˜€

  34. Vinita Jain says:

    Fabulous creation with a perfect silver spoon and sentiment with gorgeous detailed work! My fave color is all shades of blue and pink!
    Thanks for sponsoring such an amazing prize with lovely blog candy too, would love to win!

  35. Maryellen says:

    Beautiful card and lovely sentiment.

  36. Tanya says:

    Oh my – this is so, so pretty! Love the soft sweet colors and wonderful sentiment! My current fav color is any shade of blue -especially teal ♥

  37. Annie says:

    Gorgeous card! Love the sentiment and that little spoon! My favorite color combo at the moment is peach and teal blue. Thanks for sharing! ~Annie

  38. Katie Brooks says:

    such a fun and elegant card!

  39. sue says:

    Teal is my current favorite.

  40. Maureen says:

    Very pretty and vintagey – love it!

  41. Niki G. says:

    Such an elegant card with amazing details! I’m in love with peacock colors (teals, greens, blues, dash of purple and gold…hahaha)

  42. Monica says:

    Such a pretty elegant card. Been using lots of pinks recently. Thanks for sponsoring the hop.
    ♥ Monica
    Would love for you to join my blog celebration for a chance to win some blog candy.
    Taylormadecards4u – My personal Blog!

  43. silvia haynes says:

    Fabulous card!! LOVE the teaspoon. My cue=rreny favorite color to use is lime

  44. Lynda says:

    Oh my…your card is fantastic…love that spoon! I’m loving pink and brown and green and brown right now…not sure why…

  45. Becca Cruger says:

    Oh, this card is oh-so-romantic and elegant. I just adore the shabby chic design! Thank you SO much for sponsoring the hop and helping to make it so much fun for the rest of us! And thanks for the chance to win the additional blog candy, too. I’m totally crushing on royal blue lately.

  46. patricia kiser says:

    Beautiful card so lady-like! my favorite colors lately are blues and greens.

  47. Bonnie Sharp says:

    Oh I think this is so sweet! I love those gorgeous colours and all the RIBBON!!

  48. Jess says:

    Such a fabulous card! Love all the pretty soft colors!

  49. Diana M says:

    I do love a cup of coffee in a china cup! That silver spoon is awesome!

  50. MariLynn says:

    Beautifu l card. I love the texture of the lace and the ribbon. What a great prize. Thanks for being a sponsor.

  51. Diana Slaughter says:

    Love this card. It’s beautiful. I love that you used the mirrored cardstock for the diecut behind the cup. Great idea. My favorite color has to be pink. Thanks for sharing and the chance to win the great blog candy. πŸ™‚

  52. LOVE all the wonderful layers and elements on your gorgeous card!! Thanks so much for being a sponsor!

  53. Tamera Newger says:

    Love this card! I can’t wait to make something similar for my grandmother My favorite color I seem to be using lately is alot of white and cream πŸ™‚

  54. Christi says:

    Wow! What a delightful card – scrumptious! And what a generous prize pack! Thanks for sharing your creation with us

  55. Danielle Vincent says:

    Beautiful!!! Love that sentiment and the little spoon is such a perfect embellishment. Thanks for being a sponsor of this hop!

  56. Rebecca Yahrling says:

    Beautiful card! Love that sentiment. I really love the color teal and have used that on several cards lately. Thanks for the chance to win!

  57. Tonya J says:

    Such a pretty card! Pink is always my favorite color!

  58. anja curvers says:

    Wow this is beautiful love all the layers. Great card. Thanks for sharing and being a sponsor.

  59. Valerie W. says:

    Such a stunning card!! I love that spoon!

  60. Brithzi Sandy says:

    This card is so elegant.

  61. Seleise says:

    I love a beautiful cup and saucer too. Such a pretty card and the spoon blew me away – awesome idea to cut it out of mirror cardstock! My favorite color is purple but I probably craft more with pink which is also a fave!

  62. Mary Demmons says:

    Gorgeous card! I love the cup and saucer. The papers you used are gorgeous and the sentiment is perfect. My favorite color is pink.

  63. Kim Heggins says:

    This is as sweet as they come!

  64. D~DesignsByDragonfly says:

    Thanks for being one of the generous sponsors. Your card is beautiful. Thanks for sharing.
    I love blues and kraft colors.
    Crafty hugs,

  65. Beverly Perdue says:

    Thank you for sharing your gorgeous card with the ribbon and lace. My favorite color that I seem to use a lot is a light teal color or aqua. I love using it with black, blue, green, or yellow.

  66. 2amscrapper says:

    such a gorgeous card! I love using teals–both blue and green. Thanks for being such a generous sponsor!

  67. Lizzzee schaefer says:

    So many hops

  68. Debbie M says:

    this is so pretty, love your colors!

  69. Brandi R says:

    Stunning card! I love the cup and saucer too. Great touch with the spoon!!! ♥

    Current favorite color scheme….wow, that’s tough. I love purples and greens. Then there is the most yummie pink and brown or pink and silver/gray. Oh and pretty much everything goes with black πŸ˜‰

  70. Lucy E. says:

    Beautiful card! I still love the traditional
    teacup or coffee cup too.
    My favorite color right now
    is kiwi green or a Twisted Citron green.

  71. tiffani says:

    I love Aqua and coral, I am even feeling yellow a lot lately. All the ribbon and the candy are so wonderful, thank you for being sponsors and sharing all the lovely talents you posses.

  72. Super cute! I am a HUGE fan of ribbon on my cards!

  73. pretty card and wow what a prize! thanks for sponsoring!

  74. CG says:

    I can’t get over how awesome this card is…so sweet, but so many great elements working together. Thanks for sponsoring this fun hop & offering wonderful inspiration! Also, thanks for the chance at that yummy blog candy. My favorite crafting color (at the moment) is yellow. Guess I’m enjoying the sunny days! Best, CG

  75. Helen F. says:

    Such a lovely card with with all the lace accents. Thanks for sharing this beauty.

  76. Elly Booij says:

    Lovely card.
    My color from pink to purple.
    Thanks for the chance.

  77. Lovely card with great detailing! ☺ x

  78. Ruth says:

    This is a stunning card! I love the soft colors. My favorite colors to use in cards right now are either pinks or aquas.

  79. Gloria says:

    Oftentimes we have a hard time thinking of ideas for our cards and then we look at a card like this wonderful one and a light bulb goes off and we think to ourselves “why didn’t I think of this before”


Leave a Reply