April 2017 Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

by jenniferrzasa

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We were so thrilled to read your comments on yesterday's post!  It seems like you are just as excited as we are about the new card kit and dies, which are now available for purchase in the Altenew shop.

We are celebrating with an inspirational blog hop featuring projects from an incredible lineup of designers!  As always, I'll get us started with some projects before you hop along :)

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Products Used:  (Cardstock, Patterned Paper, Gold Foil Paper, Letter Stickers) – New Day Card Kit, Warm Sunshine Envelope

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Products Used:  Layered Medallion Cover Die B, (Sentiment) – New Day Card Kit, Jet Black Cardstock, Vellum Translucent PaperArtist Marker Set A, Limestone Envelope

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Products Used:  Layered Medallion Cover Die A, Layered Medallion Cover Die B, Jet Black Cardstock, (Cardstock, Watercolor Patterned Paper, Gold Foil Cardstock, Sentiment Stamp) – New Day Card Kit

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Products Used: Layered Floral Cover Die A, Layered Floral Cover Die B, Jet Black Crisp Ink, (Cardstock, Watercolor Patterned Papers, Sentiment Stamp) – New Day Card Kit, Ocean Waves Envelope

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Products Used: Layered Floral Cover Die A, Inline Alpha Die Set, Jet Black Crisp Dye Ink, (Sentiment Stamp, Cardstock, Gold Foil Cardstock) – New Day Card Kit

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Products Used: Layered Floral Cover Die A, Layered Floral Cover Die B, Jet Black Crisp Ink, (Cardstock, Watercolor Patterned Papers, Sentiment Stamp) – New Day Card Kit, Deep Iris Envelope

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Products Used:  Layered Cityscape Cover Die A, Layered Cityscape Cover Die B, Inline Alpha Die Set, Jet Black Cardstock, (Cardstock, Gold Foil Cardstock) New Day Card Kit, Lagoon Envelope

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Products Used: Layered Cityscape Cover Die B, (Cardstock, Watercolor Patterned Paper, Cardstock Die Cut, Sentiment) – New Day Card Kit, Autumn Blaze Envelope


To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to THREE lucky winners! Please leave a comment here on the Altenew blog by Friday, April 14th at 11:59 pm EDT for a chance to win. The winners will be announced on Saturday, April 15th.


Your first stop on the hop is the incredible and colorful Laura! Below is a complete list of the amazing designers/guests who are participating today:

Altenew <— you are here :)
Laura Bassen
Eunyoung Lee
Jennifer McGuire
Erum Tasneem
Virginia Lu
Dana Hyejin Gong
Yoonsun Hur
Laura Jane
Debby Hughes
Flóra Monika Farkas
Therese Calvird
Miriam Prantner
May Sukyong Park
Lydia Evans
Anna Kossakovskaya
Lydia Fiedler
Sveta Fotinia
Isha Gupta
Svitlana Shayevich
Lilith Eeckels
Kelly Tribout Latevola
Nicole Picadura

S Jen


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Lizzie T April 9, 2017 - 10:28 AM

This release is amazing! LOVE these layering dies!!!! So much great inspiration – the DT is AWESOME!

April Sodoski April 9, 2017 - 11:10 AM

I love the idea of layering dies!

Colleen F April 9, 2017 - 11:15 AM

Love the watercolor city card. So yummy!

Susan Smith April 9, 2017 - 4:19 PM

Beautiful work. I love the layering and the watercolor paper is just gorgeous. I paint also, so I can picture a lot of different projects using it. Can’t wait to see more of your work.

Nancy C April 9, 2017 - 6:52 PM

These layering dies are so beautiful as are the cards. Thank you for sharing.

HelenK April 9, 2017 - 7:11 PM

Where does one even start to comment on this release? The cover plates are spectacular and I am not sure that I can live without them. Sounds silly, but really!?

Rebecca W April 9, 2017 - 10:22 PM

Thanks for creating this gorgeous kit for us card makers, I am sooo excited to see that beautiful paper in a 6 X 6 pad!! And thank you for another inspiring hop and giveaway!!

Liz walters April 9, 2017 - 10:36 PM

This is the most impressive set I have seen yet. I love the cityscape and have been looking for a city stencil and die that really works for a while. Thank you!

maryk April 9, 2017 - 10:47 PM

beautiful new releases. I love the papers in the card kit. thanks for a chance to win a prize.

Rachel HB April 9, 2017 - 11:59 PM

These are just beautiful. I love the layered flower dies!

Angela W April 10, 2017 - 1:26 AM

These layering dies are gorgeous! Each set is so different from the others, but they are all amazing!

Diane April 10, 2017 - 2:31 AM

Love the Floral Cover dies a/b!

Megan April 10, 2017 - 3:56 AM

They are all really nice and beautiful. I love the Floral A most.

Elena Tsapulina April 10, 2017 - 5:52 AM

Thanks for blog hop :-)

Dale April 10, 2017 - 6:18 AM

All so pretty!!

Maria B April 10, 2017 - 8:50 AM

The stained glass look is wonderful. What a good new release!

Kirsty Georgia April 10, 2017 - 11:45 AM

Altenew. Altenew, Altenew I love your products so much!!!!! Always so beautiful, it’s like being in a candy store and trying to pick a favorite-impossible. Jennifer your cards are so beautiful and the graphic building ones a lot of fun. Thanks for sharing!

Heather S April 10, 2017 - 3:57 PM

I am in love with the floral cover dies! Definitely want these!

Laura Miller April 10, 2017 - 4:48 PM

I’m in love with the flower dies – – pick me, pick me!

Kirsten sykes April 10, 2017 - 4:49 PM

Love the awesome background layered dies!

Cecilia H April 10, 2017 - 6:09 PM

Love this new release! I want all of it!!

Carol D. April 11, 2017 - 1:06 PM

I love the layered flower dies. Great ideas. Thanks for the blog

Judie Attard April 11, 2017 - 3:09 PM

What an amaaazing release! Off to hop!

Denise F. April 11, 2017 - 6:23 PM

Beautiful release, as always, with Altenew.

Laura B. April 11, 2017 - 10:03 PM

I truly love the CityScape dies and the Medallion dies – to die for (pun intended). I can’t wait to get them into my tool box. Outstanding!

Rebecca Hoffman April 12, 2017 - 11:51 AM

Your stamps are my absolute favorite in my stash of stamps!! Thanks for always taking stamps to a new level!

Christine April 12, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Wow, just lovely.

Toni L April 12, 2017 - 8:02 PM

Wonderful release–love the layered dies.

Jane Sirak April 12, 2017 - 8:50 PM

Wow, these layering Dies are gorgeous!! That turquoise city…love it!

Constandina April 12, 2017 - 8:58 PM

Beautiful cards !!!! The dies that are used are very appropiate for this time of the year (spring)! I really like also the modern feel of the city die!!! :) Great job! I think that card kits are really helpfull for cardmakers!!! I personally find them practical and useful! :D

Em G April 13, 2017 - 1:32 AM

Love these dies, can’t wait to be able to buy them

Jill Berg April 13, 2017 - 3:46 AM

Love the layered dies – thought the layered stamps were amazing but these are gorgeous

Kleri F April 13, 2017 - 8:42 AM

Wow!Awesome cards!They are so different to each other and so inspiring!Thank you for sharing!

Fran Goldberg Weinberg April 13, 2017 - 9:47 AM

This is the most beautiful card kit I’ve ever seen! Love everything in it! Most card kits skimp on the dots and alpha stickers, but not this one! I hope I’m not too late to get it! Going to the shop now!

IRINA April 13, 2017 - 10:31 AM

I love your amazing stamps!

Melissa April 14, 2017 - 11:57 AM

Beautiful release!

Barbara K April 14, 2017 - 3:51 PM

This looks great. So many projects you can do. Like the cards.

Cheri Furr April 14, 2017 - 5:17 PM

Congratulations on your third birthday! These Altenew inkpad colors are so rich! Love the new dies and stamp sets too!

melissa edwards April 14, 2017 - 11:51 PM

I simply love all the new dies! Just love them! So creative and different! Thank you for all the new ideas!

melissa edwards April 14, 2017 - 11:54 PM

I especially love the stencil work over the cityscape die. The last one shown on the blog today!

Dottie April 15, 2017 - 9:51 AM

Wow! What a fantastic design release. Love all the new ideas to use your dies and stamps as they help so much. Thanks for the chance to win a gift!

Sherry Downing April 15, 2017 - 4:58 PM

Congratulations on your third year in business and you many more to come. Love the new releases.

Carlee Adams April 25, 2017 - 7:23 PM

I love alphabets and love, love, love your new inline alphabet and cityscape

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