Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Hello Summer Blog Hop

Hi everyone!

Welcome to the Hello Summer Blog Hop!

Since today is the first day of summer, I thought it would be awesome to round up some talented crafters and bring you projects with a summer theme!

I am the hostess of this hop so if you came here first you are right on track!

I made a banner for a friends daughter :)

Paper is from my stash/scraps
Birthday Bash Cricut cartridge

A hop isn't complete without blog candy!

$10 gift certificate
*Be a fan on Facebook by clicking here.  Let Cori know you are stopping by from the hop to say hello :)
*Extra entries if you are a follower of the blog by clicking here.

$25 gift certificate
*Be a fan on Facebook by clicking here.  Let Nikki know you are stopping by from the hop to say hello :)

Red, White and Blue Bundle
Baby Bundle
Celebrations Bundle
*Be a fan on Facebook by clicking here.  Let the ladies know you are stopping by from the hop to say hello :)

*Extra entries if you are a follower of the blog by clicking here.

In addition to these requests you must comment on every blog in the hop to be eligible for the blog candy.  Please remember to leave a way for me to reach you.

Using, I will announce the winners on Tuesday, June 26th.

Thank you so much for joining us today and happy hopping!

Now to send you to Michelle's Blog!

Here is the fabulous lineup:

Have a fabulous crafty day!


Kate said...

Your Banner is so CUTE!!! Love those Paper Piercing Bears so adorable.


melllisssa said...

Such a cute banner! The bears are so adorable :) Thank you for hosting such a fun hop! I love gathering inspiration for future projects.

Thanks so much for sharing!
misshoanggg (at)

melllisssa said...

For an extra entry, I am a new follower. Jessi from "My Life in Arts and Crafts" is a good friend of mine and sent me :)

misshoanggg (at)

melllisssa said...

For another entry I became a follower of "3 Girl JAM". :):):)

misshoanggg (at)

Ellen Jarvis said...

Thank you for hosting this fun hop, Ashley, on what's bound to be one of the hottest days of the summer in our area! It gives me a perfectly good reason to stay in the air conditioning to visit each sweet posting. Your banner is adorable -- I'm loving the bears in their swimsuits!!

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey

Cathy said...

Super Banner Ashley! I sooo love the bears.

snappy scrappy said...

So cute!! Lee-Ann :)

Anonymous said...

Awesome banner! Love it. I am a new follower as well and a new follower for 3 Girl JAM

angie ashuk said...

cute banner!! I love it!

angie ashuk said...

I followed all on blog and FB already:)

Michelle said...

such a cute banner, love the little bears int heir suits and their big bellys LOL !!

jennyplace2 said...

Totally adorable! I love tear bears and then to put him in swim shorts is just so cute! TFS!

silvia said...

Ashley~ Happy Summer!!!
Thanks for hostessing such a fun hop!!
I LOVE your banner!!


angie ashuk said...

For some reason I had a problem posting a comment on So Many Crafts So Little Time, but i did hop there:)

Maria Matter said...

fabulous banner Ashley, those bears are adorable!!
Did all required here,now I'm off to love on everyone!

jennyplace2 said...

Just to let you know, I am already a follower on all the sponsor, blogs and facebook pages. What can I say, I love a good sale and a good blog.

Amanda said...

I love your banner! I'm already a follower and liked all 3 FB sites. I'm looking forward to the rest of this hop! :)

Marji said...

The banner is so cute!! Love those bears.
I'm already a follower on FB and the blog of Ginger snaps and Nikki's fb and I joined up with the 3 girl jam on fb and the blog
Thanks for the chance to win

Candace Pelfrey said...

Love your banner!! Too cute!!

Jessi said...

Cute banner.

Nikki said...

ASHLEY!! I love this banner SO MUCH!!! I'm SO PROUD to have you on my DT!! Love you girlie <3


Chriss America Real said...


That banner is so cute! It is the perfect thing for summer!


Lisa said...

This is so fabulous, Ashley!! I love the sweet bears!! What an awesome banner...perfect for summer :)

A Mermaid's Crafts

Creative Crafting said...

What a cute banner thanks for hosting a great hop!


Sukie said...

Your banner is darling. I absolutely love the bears, they are just the cutest! And if I'm correct, that is some Kraft Trendy Twine? Great way to string your banner!

AJ Scrapbooking and Cards said...

Such a cute banner & I love the bears. TFS AJ~

PaulaJ said...

adorable banner!

PaulaJ said...

I've been hopping along but there is something wrong with the link to Jamie's blog. I was able to get a cached copy of her blog but not a post from today.

Daisylove Creations said...

Your banner is soooo cute, I know your friend's daughter is just going to LOVE it!! Those little bears are so darn adorable!! Thanks for allowing me be a part of this fun hop :0)

Marianne said...

Thank you for hosting this Hello Summer Blog Hop. You always have such great projects!

marianne dot wanham at gmail dot com

JulieK said...

Adorable banner!! Thanks for hosting a fabulous hop!

Georgiana said...

Your banner is super cute!

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