August 2018 Stamp and Die Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

by Lilith Eeckels

Welcome to our August 2018 Stamp and Die Release Blog Hop and Giveaway. If you have hopped over from Sveta Fotinia‘s blog, you are right on track. You can also start the hop over on the Altenew Card Blog.

For today's release, I created two projects; one which you can see below and another on my personal blog.

For this project, I wanted to keep it very simple. I had sketched out a design with diagonal lines and lozenge shapes. I used the Geo Frames Stamp and Die Set.


How to:

  1. Stamp a couple of diamond shapes with an ink color of your choice. I opted to go with black. Cut them out with the coordinating die.
  2. Using the new Mega Number 4, die cut the number. This will be part of the title. I also cut the word WELCOME using the new Script Words 3 Die Set. This die set is perfect for scrapbooking and creating titles but is also a great addition to any card marker's collection.
  3. On a white piece of 8.5″ by 11″ cardstock, place your choice of washi tape diagonally. I used Dotted Washi Tape, Watercolor Strokes Washi Tape, and added some Gold Glitter Tape for a pop of sparkle and detail.
  4. Create the layout. The photo is placed partially over the washi tape and, to make the 4 stand out, I popped it onto one of the cut-out diamond shapes.
  5. Embellish your layout.

@lilitheeckels @lilitheeckelsYou can see how the layout came together in the video below or watch it in HD on the Altenew YouTube Channel.


To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 6 lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or here on the Altenew Scrapbook Blog by Wednesday, August 22nd for a chance to win.

Six winners will be announced on the Altenew blogs, three on the Card Blog and three on the Scrapbook Blog, on 8/26/2018. Hop over to our Design Team members' blog as well as our Guest Designers' blogs as there are many more prizes to be won.

Your next stop is: Vicky Papaioannou

Full Blog Hop List:

Altenew Card Blog
Rubeena Ianigro
Anna Komenda
Agnieszka Malyszek
Tania Ahmed
Erum Tasneem
Karin Åkesdotter
Simon Says Stamp Blog
May Sukyong Park
Keeway Tsao
Sveta Fotinia
Altenew Scrapbook Blog
Vicky Papaioannou
Zinia Redo
Amber Rain Davis
Svitlana Shayevich
Zsoka Marko
Norine Borys
Lilith Eeckels
Nancy McClelland
Enza Gudor
Laurie Willison
Kymona Tracey
Nicole Picadura
Meghann Andrew
Virginia Lu
Mayline Jung
Sandra Dietrich
Lydia Evans
Mona Tóth

Supply List:

Mega Number 4 die
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Script words 3
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Geo Frames Stam and Die set
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Permanent Black Crisp Ink
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My Sweet Petunia MISTI – Original
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Classic Crest Solar White (25…
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Dotted Washi Tape
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Watercolor Strokes Washi Tape
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March 2018 Washi Tape Bundle – Altenew
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Gold & Silver Glitter Tape
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Dot Labels Stamp Set
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Dot Labels Die Set
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Kathy Mc August 22, 2018 - 5:45 pm

Lilith, this is simply adorable and that photo is priceless. Another awesome Altenew Release, and you’ve nailed it again.

Karen B August 27, 2018 - 12:23 pm

Awesome new line of products for an already awesome product line.

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