Key Ingredients Blog Hop - A Delightful Deal!

June 10, 2012

  • Key Ingredients Info and Inspiration - June 10-15 - learn all about this fantastic kit club and see samples from the Key Ingredients Design Team and the Baker's Dozen!  Click here for all the info and start at Taylor's blog each day for all the inspiration.
  • June Key Ingredients featuring Echo Park Hello Summer 6x6 papers begins shipping June 15th.  Enroll now!
  • Exclusive Delightful Day Stamp Set - find out how you can get your crafty little hands on this adorable new set at 50% off for a limited time!
As you can see, Taylor has created a matching stamp set once again for this month's Key Ingredients kit called "Delightful Day"!  The Delightful Day Stamp Set will be available to KI Subscribers ONLY.  It will be available throughout 2012, but it will be at 50% OFF only through 7/10/12.  On 7/11/12 the price will return to regular retail of $23.95.  So, if you have been kicking around the idea of becoming a Key Ingredients Subscriber, then this is the month to finally take the plunge!!

I made a cute little clean & simple card using my kit & stamp set this month!  Here is what I created:
"Delightful Day" supplies:
Cardstock/Paper/Ribbon/Buttons/Jewels: Taylored Expressions June Key Ingredients kit
Stamps: Taylored Expressions (Delightful Day set)
Ink: Clearsnap (Stephanie Bernard Dye: strawberry) & Tsukineko (Versafine: onyx black)
Pins: Maya Road
Butterfly Die alternative: Taylores Expressions (Butterflies set)
Twine: May Arts
Corner Rounder: Creative Memories

1. Make A2 card from red cardstock; round upper right corner.
2. Cut a 2" striped paper strip and adhere to the left side.
3. Tie ribbon around the seam, then accent the bow with a twine threaded button.
4. Diecut two butterflies from patterned paper.
5. Adhere to the bottom of the card, along with two heart topped pins for antennas, a twine threaded button in the center, and jewels to the wings.
6. Stamp the sentiment to a strip of white cardstock, round the upper right corner and adhere to the right of the butterfly.
7. Add a thin strip of striped paper to the bottom, then accent with jewels to finish.

Card Challenges:
-CAS-ual Fridays #56- polka dots
-Stampin' for the Weekend #11- bugs & butterflies
-The Pink Elephant #151- vibrant colors

Don't forget that this is a blog hop, and make sure you check out what the Baker's Dozen & the Key Ingredients team has created for you today!
I hope that you have a wonderful Sunday, full of inspiration and {hopefully} warm weather!  Have a great day! ♥♥♥

Until later,
~Lea L.


  1. YOWZA! What a gorgeous creation! So happy to be in a Hop with you - one of my favorite stampers! Love your card Lea! :-)

  2. Darling card Lea. Love the sweet butterfly!

  3. A simply delightful card, Lea!!

  4. Beautiful, fun colors in those papers. Love your ribbon, buttons, and bling!

  5. Wow this is just lovely. I really like the pop of the red next to the stripes, that's gorgeous!

  6. Oh how beautiful!! I love the butterfly with the heart pins and that bow is delish!!

  7. Gorgeous card! So bold in the red with lots of great details, but still striking and CAS! Love it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays this week!

  8. Fabulously colourful card Lea, the polka dot butterfly is a sweet embellishment...... Love how the pins look like antennae :0)
    Thanks for joining in the fun at CASual Fridays this week :0)
    Jenny x

  9. Positively stunning! Love the color combo and the mix of elements. That polka dot butterfly is adorable :) Thanks for playing this week at CAS-ual Friday!

  10. Subtle dots but the whole card is just WOW, Lea! I pinned it earlier in the week because it's just THAT amazing, but just wanted to say thanks for playing along in the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge this week!

  11. So sweet! I love that darling butterfly. :)



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