How it works –

  • Each day for 16 days in a row we will be sharing a Christmas project with you along with a prize package. Leave a message under the blog post or under the facebook post for each post in order to be entered for all 16 prizes. Names will be drawn randomly and you can win more then once if you enter your name for more then one prize package! Winners will be announced on Dec 21st!

Day 8 of 16 days of giving – STARTS NOW!


On the 8th day of Christmas I created gift card holders to give to those hard to buy for friends and family! There is nothing sweeter than an interactive card! The winter line from Bella BLVD made this card even sweeter!

Supplies: Bella BLVD patterned paper and cardstock stickers, Bazzill cardstock, The Robin’s Nest Dew Drops, Stampin’ Up! Mat Pack, Clearsnap pigment ink, Be Creative Sookwang tape, Glitter Ritz glitter, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.

Thank you to Bella BLVD for supplying us with this prize package.


It’s easy to win! Leave a comment here or on facebook or both! Whatever you like! You have 16 days to enter (Dec 20th at Midnight is the deadline)!

Did you enter all of our giveaways yet? TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO ENTER

Click the links below so you do not miss a single one!

Day#1 – Bo Bunny and Twiddleybitz giveaway

Day#2 – Karen Foster Design and BasicGrey

Day#3 – Three Bugs in a Rug

Day#4 – Fancy Pants Designs 

Day#5 – Glimpses by Signify Pink 

Day#6 – Prima Marketing

Day#7 – Harmonie

Day#8 – Bella BLVD (this one)

Day#9 – Nikki Sivils

Day#10 – graphic 45

Day#11 – Cosmo Cricket

Day#12 – SEI

Day#13 – DCWV

Day#14 – Webster’s Pages

Day#15 – Quick Quotes

Day#16 – Impression Obsession

Merry Christmas and thanks so much for playing along. Winners will be announced tomorrow.

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    Nicole Hannah Reply

    Wow… What beautiful colors! Hope I win this one, the creative wheels are turning… Full steam ahead!

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    Sheree Delaney Reply

    I love the colors and the combinations! Another great prize!

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    This is another great prize. And great ideas! Love the stickers!

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    marlene verhulst Reply

    This has got to be the cutest Christmas paper…thanks again for the great giveaways…:) 🙂

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    Beatrice Lawson Reply

    That is the cutest penguin ever! Love this Bella collection – it’s beautiful!

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    So cute, my oldest daughter loves penquins, this would be perfect for her younger day layouts, and making her cards.

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    Melissa Mason Reply

    the Bella Blvd. paper is so cute, and so are the cards created by Bella Blvd.

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    love the interactive card. so cute.
    Bella Blvd has such fun paper and embellies.

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    Cindy Matias Reply

    Very cute project today as well as the Bella Blvd prize package.

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    All the bright colours with those whimsical little characters create such sweet cards. I really like the texture from the corrugated background!
    Thanks for sharing! 🙂

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    FUN, FUN, FUN! All the ideas bouncing around in my head now, thanks for the inspiration.

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    Sherri Clancy Reply

    OMG ! I just love Penguins . I hope that I win . Thanks for the great giveaway !!

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    such a super cute line! Just love all the cute little icons in this line-penguins, santa, and more!!

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    I LOVE THIS!!!! This is a scraplift for sure, and the penguin is so adorable!!! Thanks for sharing!!!!

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    Carol Douglass Reply

    I look forward to checking out the blog daily…I love the inspiration, checking out new products, and of course a chance to win. Thanks and Happy Holidays.

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    Carmeltia Cousins Reply

    What awesome fun and colourful
    goodies! I could use a bit of brightness in my world!

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    Love Bella Blvd. so cute and great colours for Christmas! What a great prize!

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    Charlene O. Reply

    I am so addicted to BELLA BLVD right now!!! All my Christmas cards this year were made with Bella product. Fingers and toes crossed I win this! Might even share with my scrapping buddies 🙂

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    Sarah Jones Reply

    What a great way to make giving a gift card more personalized!

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    I love this card! I am going to make one for my hubby! Keep the great ideas coming!!!

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    Scrapalajen Reply

    Aaaahhhh!!! A new collection of Bella Blvd!!! Oh my, oh my! My head is spinning with all those giveaways! Will I win one? I just have to wait and see:-)Thank for the chance to win.

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    Anita Price Reply

    love love love this! as the kids on my list get older, and we live across the country – gift cards are plentiful! thanks for the chance to win this great pkg!

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    Betty Anne Orr Reply

    I love the card you made with this bright and cheerful paper line.

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    Anne Shepherd Reply

    Love the gift card holder. I think I will to make this myself. Thanks

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    that is such a cute card holder…. i love the prize package… fingers eyes and toes crossed …:)

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    Nathalie Jakubik Reply

    Very colorful. Very interesting for a gift card holder. Love the idea.

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    This looks like such bright, fun and happy Christmas paper! I would love to have this to add to my stash!

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    Cindy Boutin Reply

    Awesome I am always looking for new ideas for Christmas:)

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    Such a cute gift card holder. Nice cheery colours! Would be happy to win this prize for sure!

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    Wendy Crowe Reply

    More Christmas whimsy!! What a gun collection! Cute project!!!

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    woohoo!!! Every day i can’t wait to see what beautiful projects you will be sharing and what awesome giveaway you will announce!!! Today did not disappoint with either! :)))

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    The gift cards are so cute! I’ve never heard of Bella BLVD but it looks like they have great product!

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    This paper looks fabulous, love the bright colors! Thanks for the card idea too! 🙂

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    Pamela Spradlin Reply

    What a cute idea for a gift card holder. This paper is so cute for Christmas.

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    Love the bright vibrant colors!! Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Adorable paper! Love it very much! Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Wow – that is a beautiful, generous prize – thank you to Bella Blvd and CSM!

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    Mary Morris Reply

    Penguins!!! Wonderful designs! Love, love Bella BLVD! Yummy! pickmepickmepickmepickme!!!!

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    Carrie Erickson Reply

    What a fabulous package. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

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    Wow just love the colours and patterns, would love to use this in all in my projects, awesome! Sure would love to win!

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    Marilyn Ritchie Reply

    Not a creature was stirring not even a penguin?!!?!!

    This is too darn cute for words.

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    What a great idea!!! Love to try my hand at this myself, and what gorgeous products to play with 🙂

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    Rosemary Kibble Reply

    What a fun giveaway. The colors are merry and bright. Love it. The gift cards are great.

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    TFS – Gorgeous! And what a great giveaway. Thanks for the chance 🙂

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    Brittany Piercey Reply

    This prize is just too cute! Thanks for all the wonderful ideas! This contest is the best!

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    How fun is this prize pack! Yummy! I just love your great gift card holders! So fun and bold! Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Linda Gothard Reply

    I love the penguins and the great colors. This would make anyone smile.

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    Natasha Picton Reply

    that turns a basic present into some very creative and personal, soooo awesome

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    I am pretty sure I commented on this one, posting again just in case I missed it! would love to win any of the 16 days! Merry Christmas!

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    Really awesome card! Such a great idea. The collection of paper and stickers is too cute for words!

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    I’d love to make cards out of this product… the colors, and the penguins!

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    Love Bella products! Great stuff! Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Love the colours! What great ideas colud come out of this collection. Great for all those special holiday moments!

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    What a beautiful line from Bella Blvd. The gift card holders are an amazingly beautiful gift too. Thanks for the chance to win.

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    I love Bella!!!! This line is precious! So perfect for pictures of my nephew–who loves penguins!

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    Robin Mowat Reply

    I would like to win this prize, thanks CSM for the opportunity!

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    Gramma Dee Reply

    Good enough to get a gift card, but when it is enclosed in a gc holder like this, it would be like getting TWO gifts! Love these fun colors & designs!

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    What a fun package!! Bright, bold, Christmasy colors. Love the little penguins!

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    16 days of prizes…I can hardly contain myself. Bella has wonderful supplies.

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    Oh My, How Cute is that paper! Love the colors! Thank You so much for the great chance at terrific goodies!
    ((Hugs)) and Merry Christmas

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    Carol Metully Reply

    This is so cute!!! I’d love to get a gift carfd in this little jewel!!

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    Bill Gowdy Reply

    Toss antlers on our dog Bella and it would be something like the one set of stickers…

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    Oh my goodness — what a luscious looking prize pack. Just love all those bright and cheerful papers. I am intrigued with these interactive gift card holders. Such a nice idea and so much better than a boring envelope!

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    Lisa Harris Reply

    Ooooh! Bella Blvd! Your gift card holders are aaaadorable and so is the collection. One of my faves! Good luck everyone!

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    Laura Lien Reply

    I love making and getting interactive cards. They are so much fun! Love what you did with yours. Bella Blvd has the cutest little penguins. Thanks for a chance to win!

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    Gillian Murgic Reply

    Such a cute line and how can you not the love penguins. Great project idea!

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    Miriam Prantner Reply

    That gift card holder is so cute, as it this line! Love the papers with the penguins and trees!

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    The penguins are so cute on these papers!Thanks for the chance!

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    Danelle Lux Reply

    I love Bella and its so hard to find!! Wouldn’t it be great to find that in the mailbox!

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    Teena Francis Reply

    I bought some of this one ay Scrapfest!!! Love penguins!!!!

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    These gift card holders are so pretty!!! Fantastic prize package!! Thanks for the chance to win!!

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    Nancy Bourdeau Reply

    Really love your Christmas paper! Would love to win this prize xx

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    Such bright and cheery colours! Fun for winter pages! Love the penguins!

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    Melyssa Connolly Reply

    OMGoodness the sample projects are gorgeous! Thanks for the opportunity to win.

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    Who wouldn’t love that penguin?? Thanks for the opportunity to win!

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    great prize package … what a blessing to be giving these prizes away!

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    Ronda Tanner Reply

    So sweet, great card!! Thank you for the entry, and Happy Holidays!

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    Tonya Turvold Reply

    Great package from Bella and such a neat project for those hard to buy for people. Love it!

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    Amanda Wolf Reply

    This is a super cute collection! My daughters are really into penguins right now. 🙂

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    conniemelancon Reply

    Love all the giveaways! Bella Blvd is one of my favorites.

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    this collection is so fun!!! thanks for another opportunity to win!!

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    Sharlene van der Helm Reply

    Awesome prize package!! I would love to win this!!!

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    Tina Stellato Reply

    With this collection, the holiday can be scrap-booked in no time. Thank you for the opportunity.

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    Candace Robichaud Reply

    oooh these Christmas colors are right up my alley 😉

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    such cheerful colours – love the spotty ones especially. loads of fun scrapbook pages with this set.

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    Love the colours- great for Christmas but this has other possibilities as well.

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    Donna Wizniuk Reply

    GREAT products for projects with the Grandkids……HAPPY & FUN!

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    I love the bright colors in this prize pack. I would love to win this.

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    Janine O'Neill Reply

    This looks like such a FUN prize. thanks Bella BLVD and CS

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    Thanks Bella BLVD and CS……I could make many projects with these and would love to!

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    Carmeltia Cousins Reply

    This line is “bella”, which means beautiful in Italian!

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    Creative juices are flowing with the wonderful projects I can make with these products!!! Just to let u know!!!

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    This package fits young and old. I can make something for anyone on my list.

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    Roxie Griffith Reply

    What a cute gift card holder. It would be perfect for my daughter who all of a sudden loves penguins!

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    Oh I love this ideas of creating the gift card holder on a card!! and love Bella’s bright colors!

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    Kathy Bumb Reply

    This little cardholder is so fantastic, and looks quite simple to make. Bella has beautiful papers. Happy Holidays!

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    I always like new ideas for gift cards – and that penguin is just perfect!

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    Kelly Meier Reply

    Holy Brightness…love it!!! Thank you for the chance to win!

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    Barb Pollock Reply

    Another great giveaway package! This is such a cute gift card holder. 🙂

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    Lorraine Gassoff Reply

    WOW! the colors are so bold. I love it. my 6 year old grandaughter would love this in her scrapbook album. And all the fun ideas that could be made to embellish each page. the Ideas are endless.

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    Brenda (centralNYscrapper) Reply

    Thanks for the great idea for gift card holders. I love giving gift cards to family and friends. The size is always right and allows them to purchase something for themselves that they might pass by otherwise. I think I will get some great use of this project throughout the year!

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    Marianne Okrainetz Reply

    The penguins are so cute and the prize package is great.

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    Barb Riley Reply

    Lost track of which ones I’ve commented on, so I’m making sure I do it now. Absolutely adorable Bella Blvd. … as always!!!!

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    Jennifer Forrest Reply

    I love Bella Blvd!! Such fun and bright papers. Thank you for the chance to win!

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    Penguins are the best LOVE THIS, thank you for a chance to win and HAPPY Holidays!

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    Rehanna Olson Reply

    I’m a sucker for all things penguin… this is a really cute line- thanks for the chance to win it!

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    Oh a favorite line of mine. Would love a chance to win some more.

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    Karen Frobisher Reply

    Wow, Christmas jumps out at you with this pkg…love your mag!

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    Christine Ranson Reply

    CAn’t go wrong with Bella Blvd! lol LOVE your cards too!!

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    Lynn Briggs Reply

    So bright and colorful, ohhh what I could do with this prize package 🙂

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    Great idea and the papers and embellishments are so colorful and cheery!

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    Nelda Deakins Reply

    Love your gift card holder – absolutely precious! Love the papers used and really need those (for 2012)! Nelda in TN

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    Amy Roller Reply

    This one is so bright and cHeerful! tHANKS FOR THE CHANCE!!

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    Thanks for the great giveaways. What are Be Creative Sookwang tapes? I gotta go find out. 🙂

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    Super cute! Love the ‘untraditional’ colours = thanks for the chance to win 🙂

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    Michele Washburn Reply

    This is a beautiful prize package! Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Melinda Tate Mccall Reply

    How cute is this set,so happy and festive! Would be able to do so many things with all of this!

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    i don’t know how i missed this but i’m trying to catch up!
    what a nice assortment! very cute card too!
    merry christmas!

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    Heather Robertson Reply

    what a fantastic GC holder love, love, love Bella Blvd – awesome prize

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    Kellie Dignean Reply

    This would be great for all the giftcards I need to creatively wrap each year!

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    What a great idea. These papers are the perfect amount to sparkle to it.

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    Shona Patterson Reply

    This just makes you happy by looking at it! I’d love to have this line in my stash !

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    Wendy Johnson Reply

    This line would make great Xmas cards for kids 🙂 Love it!

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    Chantal Coutu Reply

    This would be such a fun package to work with. 🙂 So cheery and bright.

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    thanks for the chance to win – this package is soooo adorable

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    Liana kearl Reply

    this is a new company to me thanks for introducing me to their products!

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    Lucinda Davidson Reply

    Thanks for all the Fun Canidian Scrapbooker Mag !!!!!

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    Ooo pick me, such beautiful prizes!! thx for the chance to win. I ♥ CS!