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

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barbara lassiter April 5, 2017 - 7:55 PM

So much that I would like to have. It will be hard to choose. Love the blog hop for all the great ideas from an amazing group of artists. Thanks! :)

Mary Maley April 5, 2017 - 7:55 PM

Great kit. Would love to win it.

Holly B Schultz April 5, 2017 - 8:04 PM

Altenew, you have outdone yourself with this card kit and cover dies!!! They are so clever. Really fresh. This is the BEST site for inspiration!

Sue April 5, 2017 - 8:07 PM

Those layering dies look very interesting. I love the cards made with the flower ones.

lynn hall April 5, 2017 - 8:08 PM

Amazing…a whole new world to me….

Sue McRae April 5, 2017 - 8:13 PM

These dies are amazing! I can’t wait to see all the fabulous inspiration!

Celeste Goff April 5, 2017 - 8:18 PM

Jennifer, your cards are absolutely gorgeous! And you’ve been one busy crafter!

Pri April 5, 2017 - 8:18 PM

I love the new background dies and I like making unique backgrounds for my cards…going through all the blogs of your lovely designers now…simply loving all their creations…Fabulous..!!

Shari April 5, 2017 - 8:21 PM

Love the layered dies! They are just beautiful!

Carol K April 5, 2017 - 8:23 PM

totally amazing background covers. . .

Martha Aschenbrenner April 5, 2017 - 8:26 PM

Thanks for all the great ideas! Love the layered dies!

Kate April 5, 2017 - 8:26 PM

I’m loving the release!

Monika/buzsy April 5, 2017 - 8:31 PM

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous new products! I love the cover dies! So awesome… also love the card kit (especially the frame die). Such beautiful samples. Fun blog hop!

Alma Dirpaul April 5, 2017 - 8:32 PM

Love the new releases. You are so innovative. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

Sandy N. April 5, 2017 - 8:34 PM

How exciting – more gorgeous products. I’m liking what I’m seeing.

Kaycee L April 5, 2017 - 8:35 PM

Wow!!!! U took the ball out of the park with these divine cards!!!! Love love love x1000 ?

Lori Waters April 5, 2017 - 8:36 PM

Love the new release!

Sherry S April 5, 2017 - 8:36 PM

The Floral Layered Cover Dies are the best!!!

Lynette W April 5, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Love the layered dies.

julie m April 5, 2017 - 8:39 PM

i really like the layered cityscape dies. they are different from the other dies i have.

Ellie Wilkins April 5, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Oh!! These dies are AMAZING!!!!! So unique! Home run!!!!

Marty Harris April 5, 2017 - 8:47 PM

This is an amazing release! And your blog hop participants are certainly showcasing it well. I have been very inspired.

Sandy Small April 5, 2017 - 8:48 PM

I love the new layered dies, they are stunning!

Brenda Lubrant April 5, 2017 - 8:48 PM

Wow, what fantastic cards made with your new stamp and die release. I especially love the card which looks like stained glass and the city.scape card outlined in gold.

Lindsey April 5, 2017 - 8:50 PM

The new layering dies are very exciting!

Mary Neubauer April 5, 2017 - 8:51 PM

Loving these ideas! The background dies are so beautiful

Abby April 5, 2017 - 8:52 PM

LOVE the floral cover!

Brenda Fernandez April 5, 2017 - 8:53 PM

Wow!!! I love those layered dies

Kathe Deck April 5, 2017 - 8:54 PM

ohohoh that cityscape set is FABULOUS! great hop, too :)

Amanda Still April 5, 2017 - 9:01 PM

I am OBSESSED with the papers in this set!! I cannot WAIT to get the April set! I already have so many ideas to use this set in my home decor and decorating projects!!!

Tina Hewitt April 5, 2017 - 9:06 PM

I love the new layered dies. I am getting the flower set to try. I can’t wait.

Kailash April 5, 2017 - 9:08 PM

These dies are so cool!!!

Mel H April 5, 2017 - 9:09 PM

I am stoked for this release. These are beautiful does!

Evelyn April 5, 2017 - 9:15 PM

Love the new items.

Tommie R April 5, 2017 - 9:17 PM

Wow, what a release, I see so much I want!

Dawn W. April 5, 2017 - 9:18 PM

I LOVE the layered dies!

Patricia Baker April 5, 2017 - 9:21 PM

The layered dies are just spectacular!! What a fantastic idea!

Jaana April 5, 2017 - 9:22 PM

Love the new cover dies!

Linda Grady April 5, 2017 - 9:28 PM

This is a must-have release; love the skyscraper image and the floral images/dies.

Sherry Bear April 5, 2017 - 9:28 PM

Wow! The layered dies are fantastic!

Kris Gifford April 5, 2017 - 9:30 PM

I just love all your products. I’d buy everything you produce if I could! This release is amazing, as usual!

Jennifer Maddock April 5, 2017 - 9:31 PM

Love the new cityscape dies.

bev p April 5, 2017 - 9:34 PM

Oh my goodness! I am away from home and only able to access all this yumminess via my phone, but I am flagging it to see when I get home. I am flipping over the floral layering dies and the alphabet dies. I really can’t appreciate much more on the tiny screen ?, but am looking forward to seeing everything on a larger screen! Well done! Thanks so much.

Margery C April 5, 2017 - 9:36 PM

Wow, fabulous new dies! Loved the layered dies.

Kaylin Masonbrink April 5, 2017 - 9:38 PM

When will the creativity end? Never! Thank you for creating dies which can be so versatile and easy to use. Not only one lovely look but multiple effects. Thank you.

Beth Carson April 5, 2017 - 9:46 PM

Love the idea of layered dies!

Juanita April 5, 2017 - 9:50 PM

All of the dies are so amazing, but, the Layered Floral Dies and the Inline Alpha Die set are my absolute favorites.

Shawn Wenrich April 5, 2017 - 9:52 PM

Everything is so awesome I just want it all! Great release truly!

PatriciaD April 5, 2017 - 9:53 PM

Love your dies and new ways to use them.

Astrid April 5, 2017 - 9:53 PM

A really great set of dies that I am now coveting!! Lovely design ideas that I can’t wait to try.

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