Saturday, January 4, 2014

It's Heeeere ..... Hello 2014!

Happy New Year everyone! Well. . . .we are 3 days into 2014 & I hope it's been good to you so far. I've been busy working on my Christmas thank you cards, but I did manage to sneak in a New Year's card just for fun. . . .


SIZE:  4.5" x 5"
CRICUTExpression & Gypsy
CARTRIDGES:  "Fontopia" & "Don Juan"
PAPERBo Bunny "Surprise!" Collection
STAMPSPaper Smooches "Christmas Sampler"; CTMH "Trim The Tree"
INKCTMH Exclusive Inks "Holiday Red"
OTHERPrima "Say It In Crystals" flourishes; CTMH "Sparkles Holiday Shapes" stars; red rhinestones from my stash; Fiskars scalloped circle punch; foam tape



DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday January Linky Party; anything goes
Twisted Tuesday -  Challenge #66; "New Beginnings"
Exploring Cricut -  "Happy New Year"
BBTB2 -  New Year's Linky Party
Party Time Tuesdays -  Challenge #153; "Party"
Paper Issues -  "Shiny & New"
Simon Says Stamp -  Wednesday Challenge; "Something New"
Simply Create Too -  Challenge #52; anything goes
Little Scrap Pieces -  Fun Friday Linky Party; anything goes
Crafting By Designs -  January Almost-Month-Long Challenge; anything goes
Crafty Creations -  Challenge #253; anything goes


Thank you for visiting me & have a great weekend!

-Diana ♥


  1. Beautiful New Years card. Love the bubble paper and the bling. Happy New Year to you and thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  2. I love this card Diana and thanks so much for joining us at Exploring Cricut this week.

  3. Happy New Year, Diana! What an interesting technique you used for the 2014 banner. It's very effective. Love that paper. TFS : ) Christine

  4. What a fun card Diana!! I love the sparkle and overall design :) thank you for joining us this week at Exploring Cricut!
    Happy and prosperous New Year!

  5. Fun card! Oh so cute!!! Thank you for joining in on our challenge at Party Time Tuesdays this week. Happy New Year! - Sandy, DT Member

  6. This is such a festive and fun card , I love the colors ! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 !! Hope you join us again !


  7. Love the card design and that Bo Bunny paper has been probably my favorite paper I bought in this last year-just colorful and so fun! Happy 2014 and thanks for joining us this week at BBTB2 and Exploring Cricut!

  8. Your card is really pretty I love the bold black 2014 on the top and the shape is great
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes January Linky Party. Have a great day and a Happy New Year-- many blessings to yourand your family
    DIANA L.

  9. Hi: I love your 2014 card. Thanks for entering our Challenge #52 - "Anything Goes"

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  10. Beautiful new year card.. Thanks for sharing with us at PTT...

  11. Such a pretty New Years card. Thanks for linking up with us at BBTB2.
    Happy New Year.

  12. Perfect 2014 card. Love it. Thanks for playing along with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  13. Love this New Year's card!! Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges this week :D

  14. Congrats on your GD spot on FCC blogger was not letting me comment on it so I was able to comment here- YOur calendar is fantastic. Love how you used the word cartridges.Have a great day and a Happy New Year
    DIANA L.