Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Welcome to ODBD's November release!!!




Hello friends! Welcome to the Our Daily Bread designs November Release Blog Hop! If you got here from Julie's amazing Blog, you are in the right place. If not you might want to start at the Our Daily Bread Designs Blog and start from the beginning. If you get lost along the way, simply return there where the entire hop is listed with links.


Now, here are the Hop Details:

The Hop will run 8am EDT Nov. 1 until 8pm EDT Nov 2.


The winners will be announced on the ODBD Blog on Nov 3.


THREE blessed hoppers will win their CHOICE of ONE FREE SET, and ONE very blessed hopper will win the GRAND PRIZE of their CHOICE OF THREE FREE SETS!

Here is what you have to do to be qualified to win one of these prizes:

Hop to each designer’s blog and leave a comment


Return to the Our Daily Bread designs blog and leave a comment telling us that you completed the hop, making note if there were any you could not comment on.


Answer the question on the ODBD blog when you leave your comment.

Now here is what I came up with for this release. I actually have two cards to share with you all they use the same stamp set "Sacred Season" but are different. The first one has some more traditional colors and the second has a more contemporary color combo.

My first card





Recipe:

Paper: PTI Rustic Cream, gold colored textured cs, Basg Grey Jovial

Stamps: ODBD Sacred Season

Ink: VersaFine Onyx Black, Tim Holtz Distressing Ink Antique Linen

Accessories: Spellbinders Fleur De Lis Rectangles, Wilton paper doily, May Arts crinkled soft ribbon, handmade stick pin, Recollections Holly leaves, poinsettia flowers

and here is my second card





Recipe:

Paper: PTI Vintage Cream, Rust colored shimmer cs (I bought at the Rubber stamp and Scrapbook Expo), Recollections Union Square

Stamps: ODBD Sacred Season

Ink: VersaMark , Copper Detail Embossing powder, Tim Holtz Distressing Ink Vintage Photo

Accessories: Spellbinders Labels 4, Twisted Metal Tags and Accents, ivory paper roses, lace from my stash, brown seam binding which I recycled from a gift that was wrapped with it, Gold Glimmer Mist, handmade stick pin, ZVA Creative pearl flourish, Recollections half pearls, glitter/sequin spray from Michael's , handmade ribbon flower, Glitter angel button, gold berries spray from Michael's

These are my two contributions to this wonderful November release. Thanks so much for stopping by today!
Your next stop will be the super talented Sandee.

Remember, if you are having trouble during this hop to leave a comment, make sure you'll write the name down where you were having trouble and mention it on the ODBD Blog.

Have a blessed day!



96 comments:

Teresa Kline said...

this is gorgeous girl, I luv your details, very elegant...so glad to be guesting for you gals...have a fabulous day!

enjoy *~*

Angella D. Crockett said...

Sabrina girl, you sure know how to put a card together! Your details and placement of elements work every single time...help me, please! One day I'm gonna have to come over for some lessons! :D Love and hugs, Angie

Dawn said...

such beautiful samples Sabrina!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What elegant cards Sabrina!! I just love the beautiful "Sabrina" details which give them a vintage flair. The first is so cheery and bright with your colors and the second just screams elegance.
hugs,
Chris

Sarah said...

Your cards are awesome! I love your handmade flower; it's gorgeous. Hugs, Sarah

Marie D. said...

What beautiful cards, I really liked your color combination. Truly beautiful.

Rosemary said...

wowee zowee!! both cards are absolutely amazing! your cards always have the most amazing details...

Karen W said...

Wow both are beautiful and so different. Fabulous and the new sets are also fabulous!!

Basslady said...

i love the noblesse and the beautiful look of your creations!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Anita Braddock said...

Wow Both of your Cards are Beautiful I love the colors and the papers. the flowers look great. the second card I love its very soft and vintage I love how you have layered it and added the flowers and the bling. thanks for sharing and for the chance to win.
abbraddock@msn.com
www.anita-craft-corner.blogspot.com

Becky said...

Both of these are stunning Sabrina..
hugs :)

Lorelie Kim said...

Both cards are beautiful!! I love how you always play with the colors of the designer papers...they flow effortlessly!!

Susan said...

Two wonderful cards and so different! Shows the versatility of the set and yours as well! Lovely cards and fabulous use of color.
Thank you so much for sharing!
Sue B
wahini97 at yahoo dot com

chaun said...

I especially like the 2nd card...love the subtle, elegant colors.

Clare said...

What pretty projects! Excellent job!

shellybob said...

Love your cards...I have a ton of BG Jovial, so will have to give it a try

Diana said...

Wowsa - both cards are very stunning........

Cook22 said...

The traditional Christmas colours in the first card are fabulous, but I must admit I'm a little bit more drawn to the rich elegance of the second one.

Julie- justwritedesigns said...

Both of these are gorgeous, Sabrina! I love all the poinsettias on the first and the corsage and flourish on the second is so elegant. Great colors, too! Beautiful!

Emily said...

Love all the flowers and that perfect bow on the first one.

Saints Rule! said...

So pretty Sabrina! I love the poinsettias! Nothing says Christmas like those beauties! And the corsage... that is a Sabrina signature creation!! Beautiful my friend!!

Sandy M said...

Hard to pick a favorite from those two. Awesome! Sacred Seasons is a winner.

Patter Cross said...

Both of these are just beautiful--each embellishment, scripture, color scheme, etc., is perfect! Beautiful girl! Blessings,

Regina aka Mrs. Ham said...

Stunning cards. Great colors and designs. The sentiments are just wonderful..

Francie G. said...

Stunning, Sabrina! Your details are always amazing! Fabulous! Hugs!

Omega said...

Very pretty cards, love the colors and creativity.

jan farnworth said...

very pretty.

Sherry Kushibab said...

Not surprised to see two absolutely stunning cards....so many lovely hand made details to accent the sentiment...you are gifted and I know you put a lot of love into each of your creations. TFS

Sandee said...

Oh wow! Sabrina!!! Two exquisite creations!!! I love them both!!!

Mary Jo P said...

they are both such pretty cards but I esp love the angel on the stick pin

Anonymous said...

Wow have you been a busy girl. Love all the set and would love to have it myself. Love all your work, please keep sharing it. Hey Sabrina, love the two ways you made the cards, both beautiful, just as you are!!:)

Syd Egan
sydegan@hotmail.com

LaDawn said...

Ok, I like both cards. If I have to pick a favorite I think it would be the second. I like the color combination that you chose. Thanks for your creation.

Lillian Child said...

These are just so very lovely, Sabrina!!

Sherry said...

WOW, Sabrina, I really love your cards!!! both are very beautiful, altho I go more for the traditional colors, most of the time, lol. Just gorgeous!!!!

Jan Castle said...

Both the cards are wonderful! Your attention to detail is evident in your pretty cards.
Jan Castle

Leanne said...

Beautiful cards!

pacools said...

Sabrina one of my favorite stamps in this new release. Thank you

Grace said...

Sabrina.... sweet Sabrina.... whether vivid and bright or more muted and calm... your cards are both wonderful... filled with Sabrina details that only you can do! I love them both, though I have to say the top one just won't let go of me... it's gorgeous!!! Great use of this set!!!
hugs,
Grace

Tammy said...

Super great job!!! Thanks so very much for sharing and allowing me to glean from you!!! bartlettpair4atmsndotcom be blessed
Beyond measure

Vail said...

Both cars are beautiful, love all the embellishments.

Georgia said...

The color combinations and details are wonderful, beautiful, beautiful.

D Idlet said...

Great card, love the details. TFS

Robyn said...

Another fine beauty, Sabrina! I am blessed to call you 'friend'!!

Женечка Joy said...

Especially loved the second one! It's so warm! Best regards from Joy, Ukraine

Marsha said...

Beautiful, elegant.

Terri S said...

These sentiments are so beautiful on this set! I love your colors and beautiful composition on your cards.

Bee Jay said...

Love them both! Blessings!

carol from kiwiland said...

Beautiful cards.Love the colours and sentiments of both.

marsha said...

What a fabulous stamp set and I love the beautiful cards you created to showcase these sentiments! The lace and poinsettias are gorgeous as well as the second card with the rich embossing and flourishes.
Hugs,
Marsha S.

Anonymous said...

OMGosh, these are both so elegant. Love them. Way to go.
Judi Szyndrowski

Barbara said...

They are both lovely. And, I like the non-traditional colors.

Anonymous said...

Love how you used such a variety of products and put them all together so beautifully!

Barbara in LA

craftymom205 said...

Love your cards. Thanks for sharing.

craftymom205 at yahoo dot cdom

Nancy B said...

Beautiful cards! I just love the special look that the stick pins give your cards.

Anonymous said...

The layout of your cards is perfect. Great colors & I like the scrapbook paper you used as a background.
Vicky Schmidt

Kim H said...

Wonderful cards. Love both the more traditional and less traditional styles and colors. Like that you added the handmade stick pins to both cards. Great layering. Thank you for sharing.

vickienipp said...

brautiful!

Cheryl said...

Sabrina these are wonderful! Gorgeous, elegant and a little twist! Love the colors and layers. These stamps are so versatile!

Anonymous said...

I have always admired your work!

MGoinGone@sbcglobal.net

Irene said...

Lovely cards....thanks for showing the flexibility of these stamps with the variety of colors! Thanks for sharing!

Becky Dunham said...

Gorgeous cards Sabrina! I love both color palettes and the sentiment is my favorite from this new release! Absolutely stunning :)

rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

Lilly M said...

Beautiful cards!!! I love ALL the little details...

Sherry Gardner said...

Your cards are truly beautiful...thanks for sharing.....:)

Lucy said...

Thanks for the cards; I really like the browns.

maryr917 said...

These are 2 gorgeous cards-love all the details & embellies you use on you cards-beautifully done

Jean said...

So far everyone has outdone themselves. How elegant.

Susan said...

You have created two very different cards Sabrina. I just love this new sentiment and the font used. It just makes your cards so much lovelier.

Chrissy D said...

Two gorgeous designs Sabrina! Praying you are doing well!

Effie said...

love both cards thanks for sharing

Anonymous said...

Very pretty cards!! Lorraine G

jennifer S said...

Beautiful cards! Definitely not a Hallmark card! Soooooo much better!

MimiPatty said...

I really think these are beautiful. I especially love the colors on the second card. Very, very nice work.

Anonymous said...

Thank you for sharing your two wonderful and creative cards. I especially liked the doily treatment with the Fleur De Lis rectangle on the first card. TFS. Eunice B

Chris - Creations in Bloom said...

Really pretty cards. You have so much detail packed into them. Love that stamp. Thanks for sharing.

Rachel Brooks said...

Love your card with the special stick pin!

Teri said...

Gorgeous! Love them!

slbela59 said...

Beautiful cards. Thanks for sharing.

Kathy P said...

It just keeps getting better. Your work is always beautiful

Melody said...

So pretty!!

Deana13 said...

These are incredibly beautiful cards, more like works of art!

Jonia said...

Sabrina these cards are beautiful and you showcased the stamp so well. Love your bows and flowers!

Kay Long said...

Omg Sabrina! Beautiful design and colors. I like everything about them. Thank you for sharing your talent. Blessings

Crystal said...

WOOOWEEE Sabrina these are GORGEOUS cards my friend, LOVE LOVE your colors and details on these!!!! BIG HUGS hope you are having a wonderful week!

Connie M. said...

Your cards are just sooo beatutiful, Sabrina! Love the flowers surounding the sentiment on the first and all the amazing details on the second! WOW!! Hugs!

Newbie said...

EXQUISITE cards! Love all the details and bling! The sentiments are BEAUTIFUL! The color combos are stunning!

Sue D said...

Beautiful cards--love all the embellishments.

Deana13 said...

Love the addition of the doily - very pretty.

Scrapmaniac 247 said...

Sabrina, love both of your creations, the doily on the one card and of course the swirl of bling on the other. . . .love those little touches.

thefrashers said...

ooh, pretty colors on both cards but i just love the richness of the second one. and i love the bling on both.

Pati said...

Wow, I esp. like the first card with that bow and the red flowers! Very nice!

Conniecrafter said...

Oh my they are both so gorgeous, love the poinsetta's with the gold ribbon on the first and your flower on the second is just gorgeous, love the shimmer and the use of the sequins all around, lovely pins on both, awesome cards!

Anonymous said...

I love all the demension you have added to your cards - they futher beautify the quotes you used. Thanks for sharing them with us.

Brenda T

Anonymous said...

Very elegant! Both cards are wonderful!!

Judy R
judyr62@aol.com

E. Marie said...

Sabrina, your cards are amazing. Love the colors and doily on your first card and the embellishments on your second card are awesome!!

Bobbkat said...

Beautiful colors!
Kathi Bobb

Betty Wright said...

Both cards are wonderful, Sabrina! Love the details and colors1 Beautifully done as always!