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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Bernice Breland April 6, 2017 - 2:32 AM

Wow…what creative releases! I really love the layered cityscape and floral dies along with the inline alphas. Your beautiful cards are so inspiring.

Dawn T April 6, 2017 - 3:17 AM

WOWZERS! incredible cards with incredible products/

Marci Felix April 6, 2017 - 3:19 AM

This release is awesome. Love the layering dies

Donna Rinckel April 6, 2017 - 3:31 AM

I just love those layered dies. And I’ve seen some of the things that have been done with them and they are just amazing. Gorgeous cards and I am in love with this new release. Thanks for the fun hop!

Sandy L Lane April 6, 2017 - 3:35 AM

wow you really have gone a new direction with your new releases thanks to all the artists who have inspired me in how to use them & you for making them

Lisa Lara April 6, 2017 - 4:12 AM

WOW what new beauties Jennifer. I really LOVE that city scape cover die!

Holly Stephens April 6, 2017 - 4:32 AM

I love all things Altenew and I watched Lydia demo some of the new products this week! I’m super excited to try them out!

Tracy Hawkins April 6, 2017 - 4:50 AM

Wonderful new release! Love these cover dies x

Joanne Herbert April 6, 2017 - 5:26 AM

Wow wow wow what an amazing release and fabulous inspirational cards on not only here but all the blog hoppers!!! Thank you for always brining fabulous products to the paper crafting world. Hugs Jo

Jaine Baker April 6, 2017 - 5:26 AM

I’ve loved seeing what your DT have made with your new releases, great inspiration from everyone. I feel very inspired.

Magee April 6, 2017 - 5:36 AM

Beautiful cards.

Samantha Coleman April 6, 2017 - 5:49 AM

I just loved all the card inspiration you gave us for your new release! The layering dies look just wonderful.

Sharon Taylor April 6, 2017 - 5:53 AM

WOW! What to choose? I’m loving the layered floral dies. Going to have fun with these products!

Virginia Ellison April 6, 2017 - 6:08 AM

Wow, these are beautiful…. I’m in love the layered floral dies…. will have to save for these sets…..

Lisa Ainscough April 6, 2017 - 6:08 AM

This release has touch a cord in my heart. I love the card kit and the layers dies and new alphabet die are amazing.
Thank you so much altenew, it’s like you read my mind and created the perfect tools for my crafting.?

Sandi Leos April 6, 2017 - 6:12 AM

Love the new stamps

Reni April 6, 2017 - 6:12 AM

Love those beautiful cards the design team created <3

Pam Hammarlund April 6, 2017 - 6:12 AM

I just love how you’ve shown how we can stretch our use of the dies. I just love both of the Altenew Floral Die A & B.

Linda F April 6, 2017 - 6:33 AM

Awesome release. Those layering dies are fabulous. Great kit too.

Dawn Skene April 6, 2017 - 6:43 AM

Beautiful cards! I love all the large cover dies in this release!

Kate H April 6, 2017 - 6:44 AM

Wow! What a fun Blog Hop. Great new releases, loving the cityscapes and spring dies. Thanks to the DT for all the gorgeous inspiration.

Tess Vogts April 6, 2017 - 7:03 AM

Ooh these dies are so exciting! I’m looking forward to seeing what beautiful cards the designers make and giving it a go myself!

Kathy H April 6, 2017 - 7:39 AM

Wonderful cards! The layering dies look like a lot of fun. I hope you’ll be coming out with more.

Marva Tarara April 6, 2017 - 7:43 AM

Many wonderful designs and diverse takes on the new dies. My favorite was Jennifer McGuire’s video. Her clean, clear, concise instructions make me feel like I could do some of her wonderful designs!

Cheryl April 6, 2017 - 7:48 AM

Having been a demonstrator for another stamping product, I have been pleasantly surprised by discovering Altenew and its amazing product. They are absolutely beautiful!

Cheryl April 6, 2017 - 7:49 AM

Having been a demonstrator for another stamping product, I have been pleasantly surprised by discovering Altenew and its amazing products. They are absolutely beautiful!

Bev Karolak April 6, 2017 - 7:55 AM

Amazing release! Fabulous projects and products! So many to choose from. ?

betsy l April 6, 2017 - 8:01 AM

Love the layering dies!!! Stunning laying images!

Erika A. April 6, 2017 - 8:08 AM

The new release has me so excited! Can’t wait to get crafting with these awesome products :)

Lisa Ainscough April 6, 2017 - 8:11 AM

Just had to leave another comment after I went through all the cards designed by the team.
Wow, so many wonderful and beautiful cards.
What an amazing release. Can’t wait for my order to hit Australia.
Thank you altenew

Manda April 6, 2017 - 8:15 AM

Wow! I really love the Medallion and Cityscape cards – they show off the new dies fabulously!

Ke$ha April 6, 2017 - 8:29 AM

Love Love Love these cards! Thank you for sharing I can’t wait to try my hand at them.

Linda Carson April 6, 2017 - 8:32 AM

Outstanding artwork!

erin April 6, 2017 - 8:38 AM

Oh those dies are amazing!

Bethann d April 6, 2017 - 8:42 AM

Wow, love these layering dies! Such an innovative company. Finally got some layering stamps, now I have dies on my wish list

Barbra Sauer April 6, 2017 - 8:46 AM

I am loving these layered dies! I really like the Medallions dies, but also the layered florals (I’m not much of a flower girl, but these dies make me want to try using them ?)

Melodie Hennig April 6, 2017 - 9:15 AM

Wow! What an awesome release! I am really liking the Cityscape Cover Die. Thank you Altenew for this great release. TFS!

Lori G April 6, 2017 - 9:16 AM

Great dies!!! I love the letters!! And the floral dies, and, and, and….

Jane April 6, 2017 - 9:23 AM

Your samples are gorgeous but the layering dies are just genius!

Robin April 6, 2017 - 9:24 AM

Wow another awesome release. Thanks Altenew!

Diane Phillips April 6, 2017 - 9:25 AM

Beautiful release!

Jennie April 6, 2017 - 9:25 AM

I am really loveing the layered dies – my favourite has to be the florals – but I can see me wanting them all – my poor bank balance!!

Sobia S April 6, 2017 - 9:28 AM

I love the cityscape! Great for masculine cards.

Cathy Bush April 6, 2017 - 9:36 AM

I adore the layering dies. I have already ordered 4 of them and can’t wait to start creating with them.

Susan Wareham April 6, 2017 - 9:42 AM

Love all the cards, I have to say I am not a City Scape type of person but the one with the gold outline really caught my eye. Great job love the new products

Sydney S April 6, 2017 - 9:58 AM

WOW! You guys really knocked it out of the park with the layering dies!!! They are just stunning!

Lisa A creations April 6, 2017 - 10:03 AM

Awesome new release! I love the Layered Cityscape Cover Die. It looks A-MAZING!

Susan Harrelson April 6, 2017 - 10:04 AM

Love the layering dies!

Anthony Macaluso April 6, 2017 - 10:06 AM

I love layering dies they are so much fun to play with.

Barb macaskill April 6, 2017 - 10:07 AM

I am absolutely blown away by the creations on this hop! I actually had to take a shopping break along the way so that I can have the layering dies headed my way sooner than later!
I am so inspired by what the designers have created and can’t wait for my order to arrive so I can start playing!
I look forward to Altenew releases and hops because I love your products SO much! Whenever I read a post I get giddy and my soul smiles! Thank you for having such amazing products to help me create lovely things for family and friends! Please don’t ever stop giving us inspiration and amazing products! <3

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