October 19, 2010

Time to win with i{heart}papers

Hello and welcome to the i {heart} papers 2nd Birthday Bash blog hop and scavenger hunt!  You should have arrived here from Julie.  If you're jumping into the middle (or if you're lost!) be sure to start at Kate's.  You don't want to miss a thing!


Today we’re celebrating two great years of IHP and are delighted to have some fabulous guest designers playing along with our talented design team members to bring some birthday paper-crafting inspiration your way!  Our design team and guests are revealing their creations for this month's design team challenge--to design the "Perfect Pair"--a birthday card and coordinating gift, tag or other presentation item. 


We would love if you would join us in making a Perfect Pair of your own (upload to your blog or an online gallery with the keyword IHPBB10).  Be sure to post your link on Kate’s blog so we can see your project and enter your name in our challenge prize drawings.  


In addition to today's design team challenge, we've got some fun celebrating in store for tomorrow and Thursday!  Don't worry - you won't have to hop every day!  Kate will be hosting a sketch challenge tomorrow on her blog, and Deb has another challenge for you on Thursday. Winners for each day will be randomly drawn from each day's entries, and everyone who plays along, either with the challenges and/or the scavenger hunt (more on that below) will be eligible for the grand prize drawing that will close the festivities on Friday.


{Scavenger Hunt}
Submitting your challenge projects is not the only way to win!  Tucked into the text of today's blog posts we've provided clues to an easy scavenger hunt (most have to do with our favorite products and tools or hobbies and interests we have) that we invite you to play as you hop.   When you find the answer, click the link to visit the store and collect "evidence" that is listed on that particular product’s page and email your complete list, in blog hop order, to Kate when you're finished.  You can take your time and stretch the hop over the three days of our Birthday Bash celebration...it's not a race, but like any other sale, the earlier you shop, the better the selection!  Deadline to submit your scavenger hunt entry is Friday morning, 3AM EST.


By participating in the scavenger hunt you'll receive an exclusive, one time use 20% off coupon code to use when you shop at i {heart} papers.  (This will be emailed to you after the Bash when entries are checked.)  You will also be entered for your chance to win the grand prize $50 gift certificate drawing on Friday. 


ALL orders placed during the Bash (Oct 19-21) will receive a free goodie bag of surprise merchandise.  The more you spend, the bigger your goodie bag!


Also, there will be random drawings for additional prizes from our PaperCraft Planet group members, our mailing list (sign up on the right side of the homepage) and our fans on Facebook.  If you are on all three, then you’ve got triple the chances to win!




{Supply List}


Stamps: Mint Motif Beyond Borders and Cake Shoppe Too!
Fiber:  Natural Twine String *hint-hint*,  Light Turquoise Aqua Blue Grosgrain Statin Edge
Cardstock: WorldWin
Adhesives: Scrapbook Adhesives
Stickers: K&Company
Buttons: Vintage


Your next stop on the hop is  Kendra and don't forget that all the list of participating designers is on Kate's blog just in case you get lost along the way!  Thank you so much for joining us during this awesome fun event. Good luck 
Hugs
Kazan

26 comments:

  1. Beautifully done, Kazan! Such delicious colors and those buttons are just the cutest embellishments for this project!

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  2. So lovely. Very clever to put the buttons in the pattern - great little touch. Thanks for helping out today and for being on the MM inaugural team. Hope to work with you again sometime!

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  3. This is so great! I think it's a beautiful presentation and anyone would be lucky to get it!

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  4. Very pretty!Great colors together and I love all of the buttons! Love that little tin too- what's inside?!

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  5. Your set is wonderful and - Holy Hannah - that is a lot of button impact there!!!

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  6. look at all those buttons! Wonderful, Kazan! Love the layout of the card and the cute tin!

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  7. Very pretty, love the colors! What a great set! ; )

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  8. LOVE the buttons!! Super cute :)
    I miss our Tuesdays!!!

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  9. So fun. Love the buttons. The colors are great. Fabulous!

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  10. So fun. Love the buttons. The colors are great. Fabulous!

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  11. Love love love, great use of borders (with buttons:)) and I love the color combo!

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  12. your project is SO fabulous Kazan!!!!! From the colors, to those fabulous buttons!!!! WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  13. What a lovely card and tin set. I love all the buttons you added to your paper. Gives it such beautiful dimension.

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  14. I love the buttons on your projects- nicely done!

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  15. I love all those buttons. Great set!

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  16. Beautiful Kazan! Love the soft blue you used here. Thanks for joining us in the IHP bash.

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  17. Beautiful set, Kazan! Love how you added the buttons to the Beyond Borders pattern.

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  18. Your creations are always breathtaking Kazan!!

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  19. Great card and tin! I love the colors!!

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  20. That tin is so cute! Love your card with the sparkling leaves and satiny ribbon! So pretty!

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