Pretty Pink Posh

PPP 5th Birthday Celebration Blog Hop + Giveaways

Yippee! Happy 5th Birthday to Pretty Pink Posh! I remember so well when I first saw this company begin selling their sweet sequin mixes, and not too long after their first stamps and dies. Paulina has grown this company tremendously and the talent embodied in this company and their designers are incredible. Cheers to another fabulous year girls!

To celebrate this milestone, PPP has a big 3-day blog hop, and today is the first day of that big party. I got in quite a creative streak when I started working with the January Release products and made three cards to share with you today! This first one features the Pinata Party stamp and dies and Celebrate Shaker Die.

I first blended a ink blended panel with distress oxide inks, then I die cut the Celebrate Shaker Die out of it. I used the same die out of white card stock, and inlaid it into the ink blended background. The ink blended piece is kept and added to the base of the card in the same position.

I added a bunch of sequins and jewels to the shaker area from the new Party Jewels Mix and Sugar Plum Jewels Mix, picking out the pink, purple, and iridescent ones. I also added some extra glitter sequins from my personal stash for extra variety.

I sealed the shaker off with a double layer of foam. The jewels are a lititle bulkier, so the double layer helps to keep the card flush and also give it room for shaking! Once the shaker portion was done, I can finally add the rest of the images to my card with liquid adheisve or foam tape.

This next card features the set called Cupcake Critters. I admit I was most excited when I saw this set. Critters and cupcake, yes please! I stamped the images in a dark brown hybrid ink and colored them with copic markers. Then, I used the coordinating dies to die cut the images out.

I created a simple ombre background with distress oxide inks that coordinaed with my ombre cupcakes. I used the Happy Birthday Scrip Die to die cut  my sentiment in white and added this to the top half the card.

Next, I added my images to the card with foam squares. I picked out some of the clear jewels out of the Sugar Plum Jewels Mix to add some final embellishments to my card. How sweet is this card?

I had an extra birthday bear colored while working with the Cupcake Critters stamp set and I didn’t want to go to waste, so I created a simple card with it.

I again ink blended a background that matched the cupcake the bear was holding, and then heat embossed the words ‘happy birthday’ in white from the Pinata Party stamp set. Then, I die cut this panel out using the Decorative Tag 2 dies.

I added this against a soft thick striped pattern paper (retired MFT pattern paper) over foam tape. Then gave it some wooden stars for final touches. Simple but nontheless sweet!

Blog Hop

This post is part of the Pretty Pink Posh 5th Birthday Celebration Blog Hop. Which means, the’s a whole lineup for talented cardmakers bringing you lots of inspiration with this month’s release goodies. So hop along, share some love, and most importantly, have fun!

Pretty Pink Posh  •  Jennifer Mcguire  •  Angelica Conrad  •  Ellen Hutson blog  •  Caly Person
Keeway Tsao  •  Alix Davis  •  Mayra’s Designs  •  Thi Lam  •  Yoonsun Hur

Shop the Release

The Pretty Pink Posh January 2019 Release is now available in store! Can’t decide and want the whole release? Get it all! Shop the bundle and save 10%!

For a limited time, Pretty Pink Posh will be running a 10% off promotion with the code CELEBRATE5 until 1/12/2019 11:59PM PST. Shop over $100 (before discounts, tax and shipping) and receive a never before release stamp set!

Giveaway

To celebrate the blog hop, Pretty Pink Posh is giving away $25 gift certificates to NINE lucky winners. Be sure to leave a comment on my blog post and along the blog hops (this is day 1 of 3!) to increase your chances to win. Winners will be chosen at random from the comments left on any of the posts on this blog hop and will be announced on the Pretty Pink Posh blog.

107 comments

  1. Love your cards! 🙂 So bright and cheerful!

  2. Such fun cards with this new release. I love your coloring!

  3. Love your adorable and fun cards Keeway! Thanks for the great inspiration.

  4. Gorgeous cards! Love the coloring, so pretty!

  5. Adorable cards!!!

  6. Super cute cards!

  7. Fabulous ink blending! Love your cards!

  8. wow stunning set of cards – love the color blending – you are such an inspiration !!

  9. Such beautiful cards- your ink blended backgrounds are just the best!

  10. Such fun cards! I need you to teach me how to use distress oxides! YOU ARE A PRO! Great coloring!

  11. I’m with you. I love those Cupcake Critters too! Your cards are awesome!

  12. SQUEAL!! LOVING these and the AMAZING Inspiration!! THANKS SO MUCH and have a FABULOUS WEEK!!

  13. Oh wow! I ADORE all of your sweet projects!

  14. Ooooh amazing creations! Each one is awesome, full of fun and love the coloring! <3

  15. Your PPP cards are adorable!

  16. All of these cards are so fun and festive! LOVE the
    shaker; my fave type of card.

  17. The bear is my favorite! You did a beautiful job with your blending

  18. So cute! Love the bunnies!!

  19. Such fun cards! There’s definitely a party going on in your craft room. Thanks for sharing such festive ideas!

  20. All of your cards are adorable. I’m partial to shaker cards so that one really caught my eye. Think I really need that celebrate die.

  21. Such happy cards! Always love a shaker.

  22. Lovely, so bright and fun!! Love your backgrounds!

  23. You are so talented!

  24. Love all of your cards!! So fun and colorful!! Tasty and sweet!! I love the new jewels!!

  25. What a bunch of Fun and Cute cards!!!

  26. Very cute cards. All 3 look adorable. Love the cute pastel-y backgrounds you created for your cards. Nice and muted.

  27. These are fabulous, Keeway, the pinata card is my favourite – simply amazing design!

  28. Keeway , I love how you color !

  29. So darn cute! Thanks for sharing.

  30. Well, you’ve earned your pay, I want to buy every single stamp you’ve used here!! Job well done! Love them all!

  31. Great ideas & colors!

  32. Your cards are beautiful. Such a sweet softness to them that is precious. Great designs for the cards. Love all of them. Thank you for sharing your art.🐧

  33. Adorable cards!!! So excited for this release!

  34. Bright, happy, cheerful and perfect for any celebration! Fantastic cards Keeway!

  35. Keeway, that pinata card is adorable!!

  36. I am really loving your cute pinata. So many ways to color it.

  37. You always do a tremendous job. The pinata is just great.

  38. This is so pretty. I love your color choices.

  39. I love the ombre backgrounds. The look so pretty.

  40. I love the shaker card. You did an outstanding job.

  41. You did an amazing job. I love your cards.

  42. What an adorable collection of stamps & dies! I love ’em all!

  43. Your cards are adorable, I love the Cupcake Critters lol so adorable! I am so loving the Jewels in the shakers, very cool and I love the wooden stars you added to the last card. Great job showcasing this adorable celebration release. Happy 5th Pretty Pink Posh, here’s to many, many more fun and creative years together!!
    (mardy14@bellsouth.net)

  44. Simply darling cards! Love the shaker!

  45. Happy New Year! Thanks for sharing your pretty cards plus showcasing the new products from PPP!

  46. The card using the Celebration die and the Piñata Party stamp and dies together is a great combination!

  47. I love your fun and colorful cards!

  48. Love your collection of bright cheerful cards! The blend and background on your cupcake critters card is wonderful!

  49. Gorgeous card designs! I really love your offset shaker frame. It’s unique and fun.

  50. Your cards are so
    fun and I love the
    first shaker one!
    Carla from Utah

  51. The little critters have THE BEST color/shading…so smooth looking! Many thanks for your ideas!

  52. Love your fabulous cards.

  53. I love the coloring on your cards!

  54. Wow! Awesome ideas for gorgeous birthday cards!!! Love them!!!

  55. This looks incredible, great job! I’m looking forward to the new products!

  56. What sweet cards! I especially love the pinata shaker card. TFS!

  57. Only one word to describe your cards, Happy!

  58. Great card samples!

  59. BEAUTIFUL cards!!! Your ink blending is always just flawless. I absolutely love your card style and love following you! I especially love that piñata shaker card, so creative! 🙂

  60. Nice color choices!

  61. Adorable! cards! I just love those cupcake critters.

  62. I really like all three of your cards & think the background colours you inked on the first two are really pretty. Shaker cards are such fun to give, especially to grandchildren.

  63. Great PPP release! AWESOME creations! I especially love the Festive CELEBRATE shaker card!

  64. I love all your darling cards….very charming, bright & festive!

  65. Wow-3 fun and
    fabulous cards!
    I really love those
    luscious ink blended
    backgrounds & all of
    the amazing coloring
    on the Critters!

  66. My first thought when I saw your cards was “party”! Highly impressed by your ombré backgrounds. Gorgeous!

  67. wonderful cards, I love the ombre coloring on the 2nd card, so warm looking and your use of the fiesta images – great
    thanks for sharing

  68. All your cards are absolutely adorable!

  69. Your cards are fantastic, love the bright colors and sweet design!

  70. Very pretty cards. I am loving the critters. I love your coloring and background colors. Sweet cards and love them.

  71. Super sweet cards! Love the fun pinata and the adorable critters! Awesome coloring on your delightful cards! Happy 5th birthday to PPP!

  72. Love the colors you’ve used – adorable cards!

  73. Happy 5th bd to PPP! Great cards to celebrate!

  74. Such cute cards! love these little guys! Wonderful coloring!

  75. I love your bright, exciting colors. Definitely a party in card form. Thanks for sharing all these great ideas and ways to use the tiny images from the stamp sets!

  76. So colorful and I love the designs of each card. All different from each other.

  77. Great job showcasing the new release! On the cupcake bear card, I didn’t realize that was the tag die until I saw your description. What a cool way to use that. Fabulous cards!

  78. OMG I can’t choose my favourite, they are too cute… Perhaps the third with its clean design?

  79. Such cute and fun cards!

  80. Love all your cards today! They are all colored beautifully.

  81. What fun, colorful, happy cards! I love the little critters and the colors, they’re so vibrant!!!

  82. Love your cards! So bright and festive.

  83. Such a fabulous set of cards!! They’re so cute!

  84. Adorable cards!

  85. I love how bright and happy both of your cards are. And that Celebrate shaker die is so amazing! I think I’m going to need that in my life 🙂

  86. All 3 cards are festive and cute. I like the piñata one the best.

  87. Funtastic card.
    Love the shaker.
    Wonderful coloring.
    thanks for sharing
    txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

  88. Well your cards are always amazing. I love how you Blended those backgrounds and use all the wonderful images.

  89. These are fantastic! I love the blended backgrounds. The layout of each cards is wonderful. I love how you used these products!

  90. Your cards are so bright and cheerful with beautiful coloring and blending on all three. Thanks for sharing your creativity.

  91. All three cards are fantastic!! I am glad you used the Decorative Tag 2 die. It looks great in this design, and it is one of the new items I’ve been the most curious to see in use. So glad you had the extra bear that made that inspired you to make another card. 😉

  92. Your cards are just so happy and creative! They just make me smile…and I love your colorful designs! You’ve showcased the new release so masterfully! Thanks for sharing! : ) 💫🌸🌈

  93. Leeway, your cards are all so beautiful! The color is so vivid and bright, and I really love your flawless style too! Just adorable!

  94. Fun and festive and cute variety!

  95. Great cards! Love that piñata stamp set! Very festive!

  96. Your cards are beautiful! I love your color choices! The pinata card is wonderful!

  97. These are incredible! Fabulous coloring and scenes!

  98. All of your cards make me smile. They are wonderful.

  99. Your cards are so fun and colorful. I love them all.

  100. What beautiful color blending on your sweet cards! I love that you tilted the shaker!

  101. These are the cutest cards! I love the angled shaker window and the festive colors! I really like this release!

  102. These are so adorable and oh, so fun!!

  103. Still lovin’ the Pinata the most!

  104. Oooh super fun and adorable cards! Love the final bear one! <3

  105. I love everything about your cards!! the choice of colors, stamps, die! ALL OF IT!!!

  106. All three of your cards are adorable and such fun! Very flirty and feminine. I love the soft colors and sparkles! Great birthday 🎂 cards! Thanks for sharing!!!

  107. I really like all three of your cards! So fun and flirty! I really like the ombre effect on the red cards the most but the purple celebrate card is my favorite because of the celebrate die! I am so wanting this! I hope it comes back in stock! I like all the sparkly jewels that you included in the shaker! Thanks for sharing!!!

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