August 2017 Release Blog Hop Day 1 + Giveaway

by jenniferrzasa

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Good morning, and welcome to our August release blog hop!

We have been thrilled with the comments left on our sneak peek posts, and some of you even figured out that we designed this month's release with scrapbookers and other memory-keepers in mind.  Of course, that doesn't mean that you are limited to layouts and journals with these products- they are incredibly versatile!  Just wait until you see what our design team and guests have created :)

*All product links can be found at the bottom of this post.

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Supplies:  More Than Words Stamp Set, 3D Star Die, Envelope Liner Die, Jet Black Ink, 6×6 Reflection Paper Pad, Lagoon Envelope, Iridescent Glitter

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Supplies:  3D Star Die6×6 Reflection Paper Pad, ribbon

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Supplies: Thick and Thin Alpha Stamp Set, Script Words 2 Die Set, Jet Black Ink, 6×6 Reflection Paper Pad, Warm Sunshine Envelope

DSC 0677 smallDSC 0675 small Supplies: Simple Shapes XL Stamp Set, Calligraphy Alpha Die Set, Crisp Ink (Parrot, Fresh Lemon, Honey Drizzle, Sunkissed, Autumn Blaze, Coral Berry, Ruby Red, Lavender Fields), Deep Iris Envelope


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Supplies: Currently Stamp Set, Charmed Stamp Set, Point It Out Stamp Set, Envelope Liner Die Set, Crisp Dye Ink (Rouge, Evening Gray, Jet Black), 6×6 Reflection Paper PadLimestone Envelope

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Supplies: Striped Leaf Cover Die, Signature Words Die Set, Cherry Wood Paper, Birch Wood PaperLimestone Envelope

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Supplies:  Signature Words Die Set,  6×6 Reflection Paper PadOcean Waves Envelope

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Supplies: Doodled Lace Cover Die, Point It Out Stamp Set, Circled Sentiments Stamp Set, Crisp Dye Ink (Razzleberry, Persian Blue), New Day Card Kit Enamel DotsWarm Sunshine Envelope

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Supplies: Halftone Circles Nesting Die Set, Crisp Dye Ink (Warm Sunshine, Jet Black), sentiment created with Thank You Kit Online Editor Tool), Warm Sunshine Envelope

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Supplies:  Eid Mubarak Die, Gold Foil Cardstock, watercolor created with Crisp Ink (Razzleberry, Deep Iris), watercolor paper, Deep Iris Envelope

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Supplies: Framed Stamp Set, Sweet Friend Stamp Set, Fantasy Floral Die Set, Envelope Liner Die Set, Jet Black Crisp Dye InkLimestone Envelope

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Supplies: Sweet Friend Stamp & Die, Anemone Set, Rose Petals Due Inks, Green Fields Dye Inks

Signature Words Cake Love 1Supplies: Signature Words Die, Leafy Wreath Die, Cake Love Stamp Set, Mango Smoothie Dye Ink, Peach Perfect Dye Inks, Warm Sunshine Shimmer Ink Spray

Sweet Friend Botanical Garden

Supplies: Sweet Friend Stamp & Die, Botanical Garden Stamp Set, Wild Hibiscus Stamp Set, Thinking of You Stamp Set, Artist Markers Set A

Garden Grow signature wordsSupplies: Indoor Garden Stamp Set, Signature Words Die Set, Coffee Break Dye Inks, Green Fields Dye Inks, Sea Glass Dye Ink

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Supplies: Eid Mubarak Die, Jet Black Cardstock, Spicy Yogurt Cardstock

Eid Mubarak DieSupplies: Eid Mubarak Die, Gold Foil CardstockSpicy Yogurt Cardstock


To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to THREE lucky winners! Please leave a comment here by Thursday, August 31st at 11:59 pm EDT for a chance to win.

The winners will be announced on Saturday, September 2nd.

(This is a TWO DAY blog hop, so make sure to check out the Scrapbook Blog tomorrow for more inspiration and a chance to win THREE ADDITIONAL $50 gift certificates!)


Your first stop on the hop is the amazing Jennifer McGuire! Below is a complete list of the amazing designers/guests who are participating today:

Altenew Card Blog <— You are here :)
Jennifer McGuire
Vicky Papaioannou
Laura Bassen
Lilith Eeckles
Nina-Marie Trapani
May Sukyong Park
Therese Calvird
Terhi Koskinen
Virginia Lu
Mindy Baxter
Svitlana Shayevich
Kymona Tracey
Yoonsun Hur
Galina Filippenko
Isha Gupta
Flora Monika Farkas


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More Than Words
Point It Out
Sweet Friend
Thick and Thin Alpha
Building Blocks
Circled Sentiments
Simple Shapes XL
Speech Bubbles
Die 3D Star 2
3D Star Die
Die Doodled Lace Cover Die 2
Doodled Lace Cover Die
Die Striped Leaf Cover Die 1
Striped Leaf Cover Die
Die Fantasy Floral 2
Fantasy Floral Layered Die Set
Die Happy Mail 1
Envelope Liner Die Set
Die Script Words 2 2
Script Words 2 Die Set
Die Signature Words 2
Signature Words Die Set
Die Eid Mubarak 2
Eid Mubarak Die
Die Rose Filament 1
Rose Filament Die Set
Die Sweet Friend 2
Sweet Friend Die
Die Halftone Circles Nesting Die 2
Halftone Circles Nesting Die Set
Die Halftone Hearts Nesting Die 2
Halftone Hearts Nesting Die Set
Storage Pouches Large
Large Storage Pouches - 10/pck
Storage Pouches Large 2
Large Storage Pouches - 25/pck
Storage Pouches Medium 2
Medium Storage Pouches - 10/pck
Storage Pouches Medium
Medium Storage Pouches - 25/pck

S Jen


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Nancy Thorn August 23, 2017 - 9:08 AM

Again Altenew has an awesome release. Every release is so well thought out.

Stacie Jarrells August 23, 2017 - 9:09 AM

I would LOVE a chance to win. Your products are amazing!!!

Andrea S. August 23, 2017 - 9:09 AM

I want everything badly! Love it all so much!!!!

Lonnie August 23, 2017 - 9:10 AM

Always fun to start a day with a great blog hop. My morning is going to be very busy!

Sandy August 23, 2017 - 9:13 AM

Love it!

Kristie Goulet August 23, 2017 - 9:13 AM

Awesome release!!! Off to start hopping!

Kathy H August 23, 2017 - 9:18 AM

Awesome cards! I am blown away by the eclipse card! My favorites are the geometric set, the new alphabet set and the greeting dies.

Kelly Martin August 23, 2017 - 9:24 AM

What a great release! I love the lace cover die. Genius!!

Kailash August 23, 2017 - 9:26 AM

Lovely projects, that eclipse card is just amazing!!!

XRISA KARIOTI August 23, 2017 - 9:28 AM


Lynne T August 23, 2017 - 9:29 AM

I love all the new products especially the dies.

Donna Calman August 23, 2017 - 9:30 AM

All your designs are so original. I first heard of you company on create and craft and have been in love with you designs ever since. Thanks for all the inspiration.

Tina August 23, 2017 - 9:33 AM

Unbelievable! Another amazing release. I want everything!!
You truly have amazing designers.

Janet August 23, 2017 - 9:33 AM

Looks like another great release, can’t wait to see all of the cards along this blog hop!

Luci Manos August 23, 2017 - 9:35 AM

Beautiful release! Really well thought out.

Michele F August 23, 2017 - 9:37 AM

Gorgeous new products!!! Where do I begin to choose!?

Michelle August 23, 2017 - 9:37 AM

Every single project above is stunning!!!!! Congratulations Altenew on another fantastic release!!!!

Katherine S August 23, 2017 - 9:37 AM

Another awesome release! I’m especially excited about all the new dies — the lace cover Die is so gorgeous.

Riecy August 23, 2017 - 9:39 AM

Love the new release! Great products…

Linda Van Kirk August 23, 2017 - 9:42 AM

Love seeing your products and projects!!!

Theresa August 23, 2017 - 9:44 AM

Wow, what an amazing release. Congrats on a great job.

Saumya August 23, 2017 - 9:45 AM

Thank you for sharing such lovely designs. Loved the wood paper card with leaf die cuts…so beautiful !

carol August 23, 2017 - 9:45 AM

Truly at a loss for words, so dazzled by the gorgeous showcases here! An outstanding release, with a number calling my name. The star, in particular, has caught my eye…Thank you for the smiles today!

BeverlyBL August 23, 2017 - 9:46 AM

WOWZA! Stunning!!

Jackie Parkins August 23, 2017 - 9:47 AM

So many beautiful things in this release!

Michelle Daigle August 23, 2017 - 9:47 AM

Wow! This release is awesome! That star die! And that cover plate! And the envelope liner die and the script words die set! And the Charmed stamp set! Oh my gosh what should I get first? Love everything!

Joanne Faysal August 23, 2017 - 9:50 AM

I love your blog hops! They are so inspiring!!

Sharon O August 23, 2017 - 9:54 AM

Gorgeous inspiration cards! Fabulous release.

Kathy S August 23, 2017 - 9:56 AM

I’m always so impressed with the variety you all come up with for your new releases, and the creativity with which you all use them. I really love that cover die with the lace effect. Gorgeous!

Jan Hoffner August 23, 2017 - 9:57 AM

Your cards are awesome and so inspirational. I am always waiting to see the next releases!

Kari V. August 23, 2017 - 9:57 AM

Wow! So much amazing inspiration! This is a fantastic release.

Debbie Selby August 23, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Great looking release. I am liking the storage envelopes too.

Meghan P. August 23, 2017 - 10:02 AM

What a stunning release! I can’t decide on a favorite! You did it again Altenew -can’t wait to see all the inspiration!

Raven Magill August 23, 2017 - 10:04 AM

Ohhh goodness. As an art journaler, some of these stamps really speak to me! Love them all.

Tavana August 23, 2017 - 10:05 AM

Wow! Altenew is surprising me every day!! The new release is really really amazing!!!
If the eid was not only a week left, I would have ordered it today! I will definitely get it within next eid inshAllah..
The 3D star die, doodle lace, striped leaf, rose filament.. Oh my, can’t decide which one is my most favorite!! ?

Debbie Hallamek August 23, 2017 - 10:05 AM

Love them all!

Lauren Gardner August 23, 2017 - 10:06 AM

Love the new envelope liner die! So many possibilities.

Isabel Z August 23, 2017 - 10:07 AM

You never cease to amaze me with all of your amazing products.

Virginia P August 23, 2017 - 10:11 AM

Love the new release products!

Dayle Schenk August 23, 2017 - 10:12 AM

I love that this month’s reveal is geared toward scrapbooking because I’m a scrapbooker and card maker. Win, win!

Alonda Panck August 23, 2017 - 10:13 AM

So excited with your new alph dies and the stamp bags!

Tasha Bruneau August 23, 2017 - 10:15 AM

I love the new release, the background dies are amazing.

janet August 23, 2017 - 10:15 AM

I am a little bit speechless, not only at the fantastic new products but the cards showcasing them are amazing :-)

Tya August 23, 2017 - 10:19 AM

What a lovely release set. So many ideas, so little time.

Ranya Omar August 23, 2017 - 10:21 AM

You always have amazing products and ideas , also i can notic that you have improved your stamps and dies throughout the time .. My wishes to you with more success.

Sydney S August 23, 2017 - 10:21 AM

WOW Altenew!!! What a stunning release. I’m especially loving the cover dies!

Super Stick Chick August 23, 2017 - 10:21 AM

So much amazing – amazing cards, amazing new products and amazing talent!

Christy Malone August 23, 2017 - 10:22 AM

So many great items in this release!

KimMJ August 23, 2017 - 10:26 AM

Yet another Ah-Mazing release! Loving the word dies and the backgrounds are gorgeous!

Deb A. August 23, 2017 - 10:27 AM

The Fantasy Floral Die Set is really neat!

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