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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Gail Alcorn April 5, 2017 - 9:55 PM

Love the cover dies, especially the floral! The different ways to use them are amazing!

Rose J April 5, 2017 - 9:56 PM

Thank you for such stunning inspiration! I’ve just finished the hop & there is such an astounding array of gorgeousness! This is an amazing release & I am so in love with the Layered Floral Cover Dies!

Diane Hanson April 5, 2017 - 9:58 PM

Great release for spring! I especially like the Layered Floral Cover Die and Inline Alpha Die Set. They would be great for my next card projects.

Natalie Godfrey April 5, 2017 - 9:58 PM

Awesome new release!

Janelle H. April 5, 2017 - 9:59 PM

So many things on my list now, but especially the inline alpha dies…they are So Cute and will go with so many styles of cards.

Donna Koslowski April 5, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Love, love, love the 2 part flower die.

Becca Whitham April 5, 2017 - 10:05 PM

Just when I think you can’t amaze me again, you pull out these layered die cuts. Stunning. Simply stunning!

Jane Sirak April 5, 2017 - 10:06 PM

OMG….so much beautiful stuff! I do not know where to start. I guess I’ll start by looking at the new card kit

stephanie April 5, 2017 - 10:11 PM

I love the look Jennifer was getting with all of these so different….

Rebecca Ednie April 5, 2017 - 10:12 PM

The floral cover dies are AMAZING!!! Love them.

Nancy April 5, 2017 - 10:22 PM

This is an incredible release and card kit. I love the different ways you can utilize the stamps and dies. The card kit is a wonderful, and offers so many possibilities.

Michelle April 5, 2017 - 10:24 PM

The layering dies are gorgeous!!

Diane Conklin April 5, 2017 - 10:26 PM

The layered dies are so awesome! The layered flowers are my favorite.

Nancy W April 5, 2017 - 10:30 PM

I love the layered dies!

Eve April 5, 2017 - 10:33 PM

Gorgeous flowers! I also love the building die, with the random color. I always try to make something a bit different ~ unique. That card is inspiring. :)

DARCY L Shelstad April 5, 2017 - 10:41 PM

Loved all of it. Keep looking at all the talent on this blog hop and my mind is just swiming with ideas. Cannot wait until my stuff arrives

Glenice Bust April 5, 2017 - 10:42 PM

Interesting concepts. Well done.

Rhonda F April 5, 2017 - 11:03 PM

The dies are amazing, I like the layered flower dies the best! Excellent creativity and I’m looking at signing up for your latest class academy!
Thanks for being so incredibly creative!

Donna April 5, 2017 - 11:10 PM

The layering dies are so beautiful!! They make a world of a difference. The layering floral die is my favorite. Just gorgeous!!

Arlene S. April 5, 2017 - 11:10 PM

Absolutely fabulous…there is so many ways of using stencils and dies with different color combos…and love the alphabet!

Debra Clark April 5, 2017 - 11:12 PM

I love your layered floral dies, these are beautiful cards. Great Job!! Thanks for sharing.

Denise Ferguson April 5, 2017 - 11:13 PM

I REALLY want the new alphabet die set! It’s fabulous!

Ericka Strange April 5, 2017 - 11:19 PM

Wow what a wonderful release! Love all the new amazing dies and that you can layer them! So many great things I need! lol

SherylH April 5, 2017 - 11:22 PM

Loving the Floral Layering A and B dies — just my style. And the new inline alphabet die set is so unique – love it too!

Tona April 5, 2017 - 11:23 PM

Fantastic release, love the great variety of cards.

Linda Anderson April 5, 2017 - 11:27 PM

Amazing cards. Loving this release! Thanks for sharing.

Pam Dunbar April 5, 2017 - 11:27 PM

I don’t have any layering dies yet, all of these are great. I especially love the floral set wow, gorgeous. Can’t wait to hop along and see all the great ideas! Thanks!

miriam April 5, 2017 - 11:33 PM

im so excited to see layering dies evolve and become all the more beautiful!

Katherine May April 5, 2017 - 11:33 PM

Love the use of colour and texture . Joining the rest of the hop. Thank you so much

Jeanette Ford April 5, 2017 - 11:37 PM

Loving the new release.

Tracy Steinbach April 5, 2017 - 11:43 PM

Oh I am so in LOVE with your stamps and now these layering dies which I just ordered!!! I can’t wait to start playing with them!!!

3kidmama April 5, 2017 - 11:44 PM

This has to be one of my favorite Altenew releases! I love how creative you guys are in your designs for new products. Already placed my first order today with LOTS more on my wish list! Todays’ blog hop is one of the best I’ve even seen – your product in the hands of these designers is really turning out some fantastic artwork! Great job, Altenew!

Susan Gosman April 5, 2017 - 11:49 PM

Wowow! This is a wonderful concept and I can’t wait to get started.

Cherie Wheatley April 5, 2017 - 11:51 PM

Love the stamp set and the cover dies are awesome! Can’t wait to get my hands on them! :)

Loly Borda April 5, 2017 - 11:56 PM

I Love the font in the Alpha dies and I love, love the layering dies. Thanks for the chance!

Gilda (McStamper) April 5, 2017 - 11:57 PM

Wonderful release. Can’t wait to try the new cover dies

Sandra Kisamore April 6, 2017 - 12:01 AM

Wow 3D type cards. I just love this idea!

Nicole Redden April 6, 2017 - 12:12 AM

I am in love with this release!!!

Kirsty Vittetoe April 6, 2017 - 12:14 AM

I love that floral cover die, so awesome!
Beautiful work by the DT!

Denise Griesbach April 6, 2017 - 12:34 AM

Love this release?

Gina Lindsey April 6, 2017 - 12:43 AM

I’m in Love with these dies. Amazing pieces of art are showing in this release. Plus the alphabet dies… wow wow wow… one of my fav’ releases. Well done Altenew team!!!

Brandi R April 6, 2017 - 12:43 AM

What a fabulous and super fun release. LOVE it all ♥

Tina Bruderer April 6, 2017 - 12:51 AM

Love the building dies

Corinne B. April 6, 2017 - 12:58 AM

Love the colorful way you used these does.

SuzanD April 6, 2017 - 1:26 AM

Fabulous release. Love the Layered Floral Cover Dies and Layered Cityscape Cover Dies

Kathy S April 6, 2017 - 1:48 AM

Love the Layered Medallions Cover Die A and B. The options you can make are amazing. Thank you

Diane Milne April 6, 2017 - 1:54 AM

This release is why Altenew is so loved by us! I just keep collecting more & more & love the quality-never disappointed with your products. Erum T…YOU are fantastic!!!

Elizabeth S April 6, 2017 - 1:56 AM

Absolutely brilliant. So much variety with this collection. I love everything Altenew.

Jill LANCETT April 6, 2017 - 2:01 AM

Oh, I think I’m in love with the Floral cover die…………

Lara Degasperi April 6, 2017 - 2:01 AM

Once again so inspired by the collection and beautiful art work already made.

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