Sunday, July 1, 2012

Splash into Summer Fun with House Mouse!

Happy Sunday, blog friends! What did you get into this weekend? Are you winding down this Sunday morning (Columbus, OH time) or are you just getting the party started? Whatever the case may be I hope you've done something to keep you smiling!!

I couldn't think of sweeter content for this first day of July, so let's dig in... hope you enjoy!

Designed & made by: Lorraine Aquilina
It's no secret that our dear sweet friend and DT guru of our Simon Says Stamp Weekly Challenge, who we lovingly call "Lols" LOVES House Mouse, and has created many playful summery cards with these adorable mice as the stars!

To make a similar creation:




Designed & made by: Heather Gilfoy Bond
I love Heather's creative style! Be sure to check out her weekly inspiration on our Simon Says Stamp Challenge blog! Aren't these soft blues & greens perfect for summer?

To make a similar creation:


Designed & made by: Lorraine Aquilina
To know Lols, is to love her... the inside of this card reads "Slice and Add to Gin & Tonic"..ha! I really love this use of bright yellow amongst the black and white, it's such a pretty & summery POP of color.

To make a similar creation:



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102 comments:

  1. wow...so funny cards! love the fresh colors on it - Great work!

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  2. These are darling...and you're right...perfect for the 1st day of July. I love the blue circular card...has a wonderful "floaty" quality...like being on a cloud.

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  3. How cute!
    That little mouse is adorable!!
    All those cards are so "summery",
    ideal on the 1st of July!
    Thanks for sharing!!

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  4. Such cute cards, love House Mouse. x

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  5. The cards are too funny! Thanks for sharing the ideas

    Grace

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  7. The Cards are so Cute and Adorable !! Just Love House Mouse..Thanks for Sharing !

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  8. The cards are so funny. Love them.

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  9. Very cute cards - thanks so much for sharing!!

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  10. The yellow with black and white combo is so pretty! (Love Lois's greeting for the inside, too!)

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  11. Beautiful ans swet cards. Thanks for Sharing

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  12. ohhh my....those cards are too stinkin cuuuuute! Thanks for sharing!

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  13. Love each of these cards- playful and so colorful for summer!

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  14. I love these mice--soo cute and fun!

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  15. I just love the House Moice. They´re too darned cute and these are really great colored. I think, they´re so hard to color nice, but this looks awesome. well done.

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  16. House mouse stamps are so adorable! Love the cards created! Thanks for the chance to win that awesome stamp set!

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  17. I've never been a fan of people/animal stamps that are to colored in, but these mice ARE absolutely adorable!

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  18. love the popsicle one - the kids in the neighborhood - when they were younger worked for popsicles for me - if I offered popsicles - they always asked what chore they needed to do. I wonder now that they are older - if they would it now.

    Barb Housner

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  19. Such adorable cards, so fun !!!! Thanks for the chance ti win!

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  20. My DH says I am obsessed with these critters. I can't get enough of them.

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  21. Such cute cards! Thanks for sharing them!

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  22. Love the inspiration I get every time I come here! THANK YOU SO MUCH!

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  23. Wow, love the bits of sparkle in the cards, would love that HA set.

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  24. Housemouse... they are still so cute and never get older, lol. When my kids were younger, they were also fond of them, and that's already some time ago...

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  25. Those mice are super cute! Thank you for sharing these cute cards!

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  26. Super cute!! I love the popsicle one! Thanks for sharing and the chance to win!

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  27. I am a great HM fan and all above cards are gorgeous...thanks for the chance to win!
    xxx Margreet

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  28. Adorable cards. Love the candy. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  29. Love the little mice!!! The popsicle card is so cute!

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  30. Darling House Mouse cards! I love the colors and images on each one!
    DeniseB

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  31. Wow, what adorable cards...the popsicle on the first one made my mouth water it looks so real! It is hot & steamy here in Manitoba, Canada so a nice cool treat would be awesome!
    Hugs, Renee

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  32. these stamps are so cute! love the shimmer on the popsicles, so happy!
    -Rachel w k
    rwkrafts.blogspot.com

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  33. Love the cards, they are so adorable. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  34. Love the cards, they are so adorable. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  35. Love these vitamin colors! Perfect for summer greeting card. :)

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  36. Fabulas card by Lorraine - thanks for sharing

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  37. So cool images! And the cards are just so adorable. Thank you for sharing us these wonderful examples.

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  38. Usually like very clean, modern images but house mouse has always been on my fav list!

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  39. Wonderful images and very juicy colors!

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  40. Love the first card it's got me thinking of orange creamsicles mmmm & the one with the lemons has me wishing for a nice cold glass of lemonade. Heck its hot here!

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  41. Oh, my, those House Mouse designs are so cute!

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  42. Love the cards! Cute stamp set too!

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  43. Great coloring on this cards!!

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  44. Love those house mouse cards they always make me smile :)

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  45. Beautiful and adorable! Love the popsicle one and the glittery accents are spectacular!

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  46. Hi girls
    aww what totally stunning cards,luv the zingy colours Lols great scene on the top one, fab circle card, pretty papers, stunning work girls, sue,x

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  47. Beautiful cards from Lols and Heather. Lovely colours. Thank you for sharing, girls.
    hugs Dorte

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  48. Love all the cards above. Major summer pop. Need to dig out my House Mouse stamps. Especially the graduation one. Nice work!
    Peace, Becky Johnson

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  49. Love these HM cards...always look forward to your meece designs!

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  50. Love House Mouse stamps when I see them. Great colors ... fantastic cards. Thanks for sharing.
    Anita J

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  51. My favorite stamp line. Heather and Lorraine made such darling cards, all beautifully colored and designed! LOVE THEM.

    Sue Drees

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  52. Super cute cards! The image is cute and the colors are awesome!!!

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  53. Very cute House Mouse cards--I really like the colors on the popsicle one.

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  54. Love all the ideas on this blog!

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  55. Cute cards. I, too, LOVE House Mouse. Fabulous job on the coloring. I'm still working on that aspect of the stamps.

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  56. I didn't know mice could be so cute!

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  57. Those mice are cute. What a great idea to colour spots of the Amy Tangerine paper to look like lemons, Lorraine!

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  58. Wonderful cards!It's 114 here today-they'remaking me drool.

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  59. Love...love...love, the cards ladies you did a wonderful job...thanks for sharing and happy July

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  60. There's nothing cuter than those adorable meeces! Great cards, and I love the summery themes!

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  61. The House Mouse stamps are soooo cute! The cards are fantastic!!

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  62. Love the House Mouses/Mice!! Very well done cards. That creamsicle is making me hungry. I'm taking a break from yard work and wish I had one.

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  63. Awesome blog candy as always!

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  64. Cute cards! I especially love the lemon one and the clever sentiment!

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  65. Love those little mice!! Thanks for the chance to play : )

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  66. Just getting ready for the 4th, hope stay at the craft table ! Need to get those orange pops:)

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  67. I'm so jealous of people who color this well. Such cute cards.

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  68. Oh these are so adorable. Love the coloring and rise lil mice are so cute.

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  69. Oh these are so adorable. Love the coloring and rise lil mice are so cute.

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  70. Oh these are so adorable. Love the coloring and rise lil mice are so cute.

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  71. Oh these are so adorable. Love the coloring and rise lil mice are so cute.

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  72. Oh these are so adorable. Love the coloring and rise lil mice are so cute.

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  74. Those little mice are so cute!

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  75. Unbelievably cute...especially that orange popsicle image! Yay for summer!

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  76. I absolutely love the Popsicle House Mouse! These are such fun, summery cards. :)

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  77. These are really cute cards!

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  78. All these cards are so adorable, I wouldn't be able to pick a favorite. So bright and cheery. Rebekah

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  79. I love e bright summery colors of these cards!

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  80. Wonderful cards! That House Mouse image is just too stinkin' cute!

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  81. These are such sweet images. Perfect for any little person..and big persons too!

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  82. Generally I don't like mice! But these guys are adorable!

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  83. Such sweet card and adorable mice! Too cute!

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  84. Stunning project, cute images. Hugs;moni

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  85. So adorable and wowzers- great coloring skills!
    And who knew mice could actually be cute?

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  86. ...and became a Follower! Woo hoo!

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  87. Love the Super CUTE cards! Thanks for sharing :)

    Suzanne
    suzwatanabe@yahoo.com

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  88. The house mouse images are always so cute. I love the popsicle card the best. Is that stickles on the popsicle? Thanks

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  89. super cute cards. Just adorable.

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  90. House Mouse stamps are super cute, my favorite will be the first one. ;) Nice cards.;)

    Hugs, Rosalien

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  91. Wow, love the cards, especially the blue one! Gorgeous!

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  92. Following your lovely blog.
    Gorgeous cards! Love the cute little mice.

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