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Spellbinders “TO DIE For!!” Winter Release

Spellbinders Paper Arts

“To Die For!!”

Winter Release

Blog Frenzy

January 10 – 18, 2011

Welcome to the 7th day of the Spellbinders Paper Arts “To Die For!!” Winter Release Blog Frenzy!

Spellbinders™ Paper Arts has been working hard to bring you another selection of the most innovative and beautiful die templates in the world. The To DIE For!! Winter Release Blog Frenzy allows you a sneak peek of the products we’re introducing at the Craft and Hobby Association trade show later this month. The To DIE For!! Winter Release Blog Frenzy is from January 10 – 18, featuring 16 fabulous Designers and prizes To DIE For!!

  • Win today’s new die templates!
  • Be eligible to win the Grand Prize by entering each day from each blog!
  • One entry per person, per blog please, on the designated days!
  • Each contest is open for 48 hours to enter the contest!
  • You have until 12:01 a.m. Central Standard Time January 18, 2011 to enter my contest. Be sure to read the Official Rules before entering so that your entry will be valid!

These are the Designers and their contest dates:

January 10

Debbie Olson

Donna Salazar

January 11

Kazan Clark

Judy Hayes

January 12

Becca Feeken

AJ Otto

January 13

Sherry Cheever

Deborah Young

January 14

Latisha Yoast

Mona Pendleton

January 15

Linda Duke

Gina Hanson

January 16

Kimberly Crawford

Ashley Cannon Newell

January 17

Heidi Blankenship

Julie Overby

Daily contest winners are randomly chosen from valid entries, as stated in the Official Rules. The winners will receive an email within 24 hours of the contest’s closing. The winners will have 72 hours to reply to that email to claim prize. If a winner fails to respond within 72 hours, a new winner will be drawn.

Entrants that send valid contest entry emails to each of the contests will be automatically considered for the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize has a retail value of over $800, and includes Spellbinders CHA Winter 2011 release die templates revealed in the Spellbinders To DIE For!! Winter Release Blog Frenzy and a Grand Calibur™ die cutting/embossing machine!

Thank you, Spellbinders Paper Arts, for sponsoring this contest!

I’m thrilled to share S5-026 Labels Twenty with you…

Here is a video on how I created the purse box.

Spellbinders “TO DIE FOR!!” Winter Release video may also be viewed on Vimeo.

Spellbinders :: S5-026 Labels Twenty, S4-114 Standard Circles LG, S4-324 Ribbon Banners, S5-050 Rose Creations, GC-001 Grand Calibur
Stamps :: Waltzingmouse Stamps – say it with style
Ink :: Close to My Heart – black
Cardstock :: Worldwin – canvas; Papertrey Ink – aqua mist
Embellishments :: Creative Impressions – pearls
Adhesive :: SCRAPBOOK ADHESIVES by 3L – craft & photo tape, 3D foam squares; Glue Dots

I also created a card that features S5-026 Labels Twenty vertically and layered with two other die templates, including S5-040 Floral Doily Accents and S4-114 Standard Circles LG.

This is the Spellbinders product I introduced:


Labels Twenty

SKU# S5-026

MSRP $24.99

Measurements:

  1. 7/8″ x 1-1/4″
  2. 1-1/2″ x 2-1/8″
  3. 2-1/4″ x 3-1/4″
  4. 3-1/8″ x 4-3/8″
  5. 4 x 5-1/2″

Click here for the official Spellbinders Paper Arts To DIE For!! Winter Release Event rules .

TO ENTER MY CONTEST: (Contest is open for entries from 12:01 am January 16, 2010 to 12:01 am January 18, 2010 Central Standard Time)

  1. Send your email entry to: Reveal14@spellbinders.us (click the link or type the address into your email program)
  2. The subject must be Labels Twenty.
  3. Send!

I love your comments! Unfortunately, your comment does not count towards a contest entry, so be sure to enter and then leave a comment!

If you have any questions, please e-mail ContestQuestions@Spellbinders.us

Thank you for visiting and good luck!!

Sarah MartinaJanuary 15, 2011 - 10:06 pm

Love it! Fun, PRETTY, and fast! :) Great showcase, Ash!

Kimberly CrawfordJanuary 15, 2011 - 10:27 pm

Oh, Ashley! This is just SO pretty!!! What a wonderful idea!!! Your card is beautiful too!!

Deborah YoungJanuary 15, 2011 - 10:44 pm

Beautiful%20projects%2C%20girlfriend!

DaviJanuary 15, 2011 - 10:44 pm

Your purse and card are fabulous!! Thanks for the Great tutorial!

Jennie HarperJanuary 15, 2011 - 11:28 pm

So very pretty Ashley! The purse is adorable and love your card, very classy designs!

LesleyfromWIJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:09 am

Beautiful projects. Love it

KazanJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:15 am

Darling :)

MarisaJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:39 am

That little purse is beyond darling!!! Love the stitching and what a great way to use that die. Can never have enough Label Dies I say :) TFS!

DelamaJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:39 am

I like how you made the little bag it very cute and like the card you made also. Thank you for sharing your product.
Delama

lacyquilterJanuary 16, 2011 - 1:03 am

Wonderful projects. Your little purse is just adorable.

peggysueJanuary 16, 2011 - 1:31 am

So very pretty, both projects! Thanks for sharing your talent!

MaxineJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:04 am

Love the video! I love watching them. Thanks for sharing your wonderful project. The little purse is so cute.

* Tootsie *January 16, 2011 - 2:07 am

I got a new PC last week and have submited to 4 or so To Die For!! I hope the new PC does not infringe on things…just nervous I guess…
Love what you have done with the new dies…you sold me!!!
Tootsie

Lorie B.January 16, 2011 - 2:09 am

What an adorable little purse! What a great little treat holder. :o) The card is just lovely! Great work!

Vicki LeithJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:15 am

Love the purse you created! The card is amazing! Loved all the layouts, cards and projects on your blog! Thanks for sharing!

Kathy McJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:24 am

Ashley, your purse box is absolutely the cutest thing ever. My computer is acting up so can’t view the video currently but will definitely check it out tomorrow. Lots of fun uses for that idea. Your “Have Faith” card is beautiful. I think you’ve convinced me that the Labels Twenty are a must-have in my Nesties collection. Thanks Spellbinders and you as a designer for such a fun blog frenzy!

Lori AJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:24 am

I am loving the way you’ve layered the dies and how you’ve made the ADORABLE purse!!!

Karen LinarezJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:46 am

What a cute little basket! Perfect for a reception for party favors. And the card is just gorgeous, love the colors, and the way you turned the die cuts up is just perfect! Great projects!

Toni StorieJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:53 am

Fabulous projects! Love the little purse box and the clean design on your card!

Kathleen AndrolewiczJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:05 am

Your card is awesome! But I just love that darling little basket. What a very clever idea!

Cheryl OJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:36 am

Your card is just beautiful, and love the little basket/purse to go along with it – so very creative! This set of labels is is just great…..

Anita MarieJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:43 am

wow i absolutely love your projects…

saraJanuary 16, 2011 - 4:10 am

Really beautiful work. I’m new to your blog but will be a follower… Very impressive and thank you for the video as well. Lovely

DQJanuary 16, 2011 - 4:28 am

Great projects, thank you for the tutorial.

Marcie SmithJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:01 am

Ashley, this was such a clever way to use this die set. The purse is just adorable and your card was so lovely. I just can’t wait for these dies to be released. This has been one of the most exciting releases by Spellbinders yet. I have also been wanting to get the Grand Calibur. You all have been using it and it seems to really get the job done quickly and easily. Thanks for your creative projects.
Marcie

CarolJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:01 am

Fantastic job of showcasing the Labels 20 release. I especially love how you’ve created the cute little designer box. Thanks so much! “Hugs” Carol

ShazzaJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:17 am

great projects, so cute x

joanneJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:23 am

Ashley, putting this label 20 high up on my wish list…very high!
that purse box is wonderful…coming back to watch the video later! I just think the way you used the Fancy tags3 with the labels is exquisite.

Lori mJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:28 am

Beautiful, I love the pastel colors you used and the card is a very clean and elegant design. Thank you for sharing.

Claire BrennanJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:31 am

Stunning Ashley!!!!! can’t wait for these!!!

Deborah FringsJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:40 am

Such pretty projects – I really, really like labels 20 – this is on my wishlist!

Sheila - UKJanuary 16, 2011 - 6:44 am

Ashley this is too cute for words and the is beautiful

Love Sheila xx

AnneJanuary 16, 2011 - 6:46 am

fabulous little bag, great idea for use of the label die
Anne x

DonnaJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:07 am

Your basket is so sweet and could be used in so many ways, and I just love the card. Thanks for sharing.

Barbara WilsonJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:15 am

I really like the little bag you made. The card is also fabulous.

HesterJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:35 am

Beautiful creations, loved the video!

SueBJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:39 am

Pure sweetness and beauty.

Sue W.January 16, 2011 - 7:58 am

LOVE the purse! So darn cute.

emilyJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:04 am

Love how you looked at the dies in a completely different way! The little purse is adorable and your card is so elegant with the pretty ribbons and jewels added to the labels. Nice work!
Thank you for sharing! :o)

josie WalrathJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:12 am

So creative. Love it.

Heather WoodsJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:37 am

Gorgeous projects – the purse box is so cute and card is so elegant. tfs
Hugs
HW(UK)
x

StephanieJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:43 am

That labels purse you made is so cute…and would be wonderful for treat bags at a little girl’s birthday party! Thanks so much for the tutorial!

Lynn G.January 16, 2011 - 8:46 am

The card is very elegant looking. And, thank you for the great tutorial on the sweet little box. I have added the Labels Twenty die to my wish list.

CharletteJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:48 am

Both your little basket and card are just fab! I really like how you made the little basket. Great idea for party favors or just a little something for the kids! Just in time for Valentine’s Day. TFS

Debbie BJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:51 am

Great tutorial and loved your idea for the purse.

Kym's Crafty CardsJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:55 am

Ashley, you have made some lovely creations with these dies. Think these are one of my favourites of the new dies. Hope they don’t take too long to get here in the UK. Best wishes, Kym xxx

Theresa PollackJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:56 am

Love your purse project and card. Thanks for the video.

DianeJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:00 am

Love the purse and the card, awesome label set!

Jan StrohJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:09 am

Your work is BEAUTIFUL! Thank You! Jan :)

Carla SutoJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:18 am

Beautiful card and purse box! Thanks for the wonderful tutorial!

SannaSJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:18 am

Gorgeous creations!!! so lovely and elegant!! =)
Hugs, SannaS

AnnetteJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:21 am

These are gorgeous. You have done a fantastic job. How creative

AnnetteJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:22 am

These%20are%20gorgeous.%20You%20have%20done%20a%20fantastic%20job.%20How%20creative

Angella CrockettJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:22 am

Oh wow, both of your projects are so gorgeous! Thanks for the tutorial!! Your creations are always fabulous….the Lord has blessed you with creativity and style!!! Thanks for sharing and blessing us as well!!!

angieJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:46 am

WOW i LOVE the thing you MAKE,im gonna follow your creations with all that inspiration i can get creative for a long time!!!!!!!
THX Angie

Sandra ltbJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:47 am

Wonderful job! The purse is so cute!
Sandra ltb

TerryJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:48 am

Fabulous projects and wonderful video! Love how you used the labels!

Crystal BeauchampJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:04 am

love the purse you made with labels Twenty

RebekkaJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:05 am

Gorgeous basket and card. Wonderful tutorial.

JessicaJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:05 am

I enjoyed your video Ashley. I think that’s the best part of the internet. I’ve learned so much that way. Thanks, and I’ll be back to see you.
TFS, Jess

Sylvia/LittleTreasuresJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:07 am

Thanks for the great video..lots of useful ideas for me. Love your projects. Your “Have Faith” card is really special. Great use of these new dies. Thanks for sharing.

Monika/buzsyJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:15 am

Fabulous use of the die… that gift bag is so pretty. :o)

SherryJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:26 am

Your work is gorgeous thanks so much for the video I am a visual persona and you made it look so easy

NancyJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:44 am

Loved both your projects! Thanks for the tutorial.

Kathy HJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:53 am

So beautiful, Ashley!! I can see your purse as a place card for a wedding reception or as a treat bag for a little girl’s birthday party, or a tea luncheon place card, or…oh the possibilities are endless!! Oh your card is yummy, the colors are scrumptious!

JenJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:00 am

Fun projects. Mini boxes/bags are so fun to make and the Grand Caliber size Nesties definitely make it easier to decorate :)
Thanks for sharing

Mona L. PendletonJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:10 am

Gorgeous treat bag Ashley and beautiful card!

Jan CastleJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:17 am

Really like the Labels 20…great job on your project!!!

StarlaJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:17 am

Very cute!! Thanks for the grea tutorial

KathyJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:18 am

What an adorable basket and i absolutely LOVE the combination you used on the front of the card!!!

Rae AnnJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:19 am

Love the colors on these projects. How creative to look at a label and see a purse! Love all of the wonderful layers on your card too.

Janet L.January 16, 2011 - 11:27 am

Ok that card is stunning… love the colors, love the layering.

MarilynJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:38 am

Love your projects, especially the card. The card is simple but very elegant. Thanks for sharing, enjoy your weekend.

TineJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:46 am

Hi Ashley and wonderful creations with your set of Spellbinders. You have a fabulous imagination to see a handbag when you saw a label shape and the card is so sophisticated. Brilliant!
Tine :)

PamJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:50 am

Really love this new die! Layering on your card is beautiful!

TineJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:08 pm

Oohh!! Some lovely projects you have made!!
And a lovely die!!!

Lynn HamonJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:26 pm

This is such a lovely project, I want this labels twenty also, great project, thanks lynn

Gail BJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:32 pm

Wow! Great tutorial and such beautiful projects :)

Jenny JohnsJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:33 pm

The little purse is adorable with that stitching, and I love how you layered the dies on your card…fabulous inspiration!

TonaJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:37 pm

Wonderful projects!

Val WJanuary 16, 2011 - 12:51 pm

Oh my goodness, I love both projects! Love the springy colors. The Labels Twenty die layered with the other die cuts on the card is simply stunning. Thanks for sharing them, and the tutorial for making the purse box.

SuziJanuary 16, 2011 - 1:12 pm

Wow! What neat dies! And your project is beautiful! TFS!

Sharon L-SJanuary 16, 2011 - 1:21 pm

Thanks for the video. I really like the purse box. I can see it being used in a girlie birthday party (both big & lettle girls) Great project. The card is awesome too.

Thanks for sharing.

Barbara A.January 16, 2011 - 1:27 pm

Wow Ashley what beautiful projects!!!! These dies are a must have! Thank you for sharing your talent.

Anita RJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:04 pm

Love your projects and those labels. I enjoy your blog and have you set up as an RSS feed!

nickyJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:30 pm

omg wonderful bag and card! hugs nicky

Heather P.January 16, 2011 - 2:34 pm

Both projects are so pretty!

Linda WilliamsJanuary 16, 2011 - 2:48 pm

Wow, what a cute creative use of the Nestabilities twenty die. The little base is so adorable…………………..

Barb HardemanJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:00 pm

I love your projects and enjoyed watching your video! You make it look so easy…

LuanaJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:05 pm

So pretty.

KatarinaJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:41 pm

These projects are stunning!!

KatarinaJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:42 pm

these projects are absolutely stunning!
//Katarina

GosiaJanuary 16, 2011 - 3:45 pm

Fantastic !
Greetings from Poland!

Pat JandacekJanuary 16, 2011 - 4:07 pm

It makes a beautiful Easter basket (or anytime, of course)! Your tutorial was wonderful. The compilation that makes the card motif is innovative – such a great way to get further use from the dies. Thanks for sharing.

StephanieJanuary 16, 2011 - 4:16 pm

This is an amazing set. Love your projects.

Linda CarsonJanuary 16, 2011 - 4:53 pm

Very creative & inspirational artwork! You showcased this die beautifully!

Susan GJanuary 16, 2011 - 4:56 pm

Gorgeous creations, especially that purse box!!
thanks for sharing :)
Susan

CandyJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:01 pm

Gorgeous! I love what you did!

kathy sJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:10 pm

thank you for a wonderful tutorial on how to make your enchanting box bag so sweet. and your card is so pretty too-thanks for sharing.

CindyJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:38 pm

So creative! I think I will use this idea as an Easter Basket. Thanks for sharing,
Cindy

MarlaJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:48 pm

Your project are amazing. The purse box is just beautiful and your tutorial was right on. Love the colors you used for your card. Very classy! Thank you for sharing these ideas for these dies.

GlendaJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:50 pm

Just l-o-v-e your projects with the new Spellbinder Labels 20. This is my first time to visit your blog…it will not be my last!

ConniecrafterJanuary 16, 2011 - 5:58 pm

that basket is just too cute, thanks for sharing how you put it together and love the layering on your card!

GinaJanuary 16, 2011 - 6:36 pm

Ashley, such a pretty project . . . ALWAYS such Fabulous creations on your blog! :)

Shelley McLeanJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:32 pm

WOW who would have thought to make this one onto a little bag looks gorgeous.
Shelley
http://www.shelleysland.blogspot.com

cookie sheldonJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:38 pm

Love your projects.Cookie

EveJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:47 pm

what a creative way to make a little CUTE basket! thanks for the tutorial! Luv your card too! Beautiful!

Tiffany JohnsonJanuary 16, 2011 - 7:52 pm

This card is RIGHT Up my alley!!! FABULOUS!

Tamara PendletonJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:00 pm

You are very Clever! Making a purse,using the Lables and circles Like that Awesome! and sorry But I do love the coloring!!

Celina MatthewsJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:11 pm

That bag is just the cutest little thing! And the card is so beautifully elegant! Thanks for the inspiration!

yogiJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:12 pm

waht a cute container and love the card. This label set is gorgeous.

jo anna grimsleyJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:19 pm

Beautiful projects. Thanks for sharing

BrookJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:28 pm

Beautiful as usual. LOVE the purse. It’s so cute and I love the banner that you used on it as well. The card is great. Simple yet beautiful.

TerryJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:47 pm

What beautiful work you do…thanks for sharing and for the great video tutorial!

PaulaJanuary 16, 2011 - 8:59 pm

Wow – your tutorial is awesome – and you really thought out of the box to use it in such a unique way. Thank you for showing us what the die shape can do – i think i’ll have to add this one on to my wishlist.

Sweet.

Paula, Derbyshire, UK. x x x

Barb HahnJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:14 pm

I love the projects that you made with the new Spellbinders sets. I cannot wait to acquire them and try them for myself. I appreciate your sharing your creations with us. Thanks.

Debbie OlsonJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:45 pm

Ashley, I love your projects as well as the new Label–fabulous job!, as always!

Tracy GutierrezJanuary 16, 2011 - 9:47 pm

What an awesome purse box with a perfect tutorial!! I love it!! :) God bless & big hugs… Tracy

BarbJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:01 pm

Fun, fun, fun!

IdaJanuary 16, 2011 - 10:49 pm

Wonderful card and project. Both are very pretty.

avaJanuary 16, 2011 - 11:25 pm

beautiful projects ashley
ava
cottagerca

Linda B.January 17, 2011 - 12:31 am

Beautiful designs Ashley! We’re so lucky to have all the great designers Spellbinders has to show us all the different ways to look at, and use these die sets.

Judy HayesJanuary 17, 2011 - 12:45 am

What a cute basket! Love the soft mint green! Super card, too!

Linda VickeryJanuary 17, 2011 - 12:52 am

You’ve turned a simple label into a work of art.

SusanJanuary 17, 2011 - 12:56 am

Hi Ashley,
Your purse box and card are both wonderful. Thanks for the excellent tutorial on the purse box. Very clear and well explained. Thanks for taking the time to share!

FrannJanuary 17, 2011 - 4:14 am

Ashley, This is my first time visiting your blog and I had to write and tell you that your projects are the most creative use of any of the Spellbinder dies that I have seen. Both the little box and the vertical use of the label are gorgeous. Thank you for the tutorial video which is very straightforward and easy to follow.

MDJanuary 17, 2011 - 4:57 am

Superbe
bravo md

BarbJanuary 17, 2011 - 6:15 am

Beautiful card and love the purse/bag idea. how cute

BarbJanuary 17, 2011 - 6:16 am

Beautiful card and purse/bag idea. How cute. Neat label set

liannallamaJanuary 17, 2011 - 8:26 am

what great projects you made here! Love the new dies!

Rhonda MillerJanuary 17, 2011 - 12:35 pm

Wow, that basket is so great. I just love your card also. TFS.

Shemaine SmithJanuary 17, 2011 - 1:00 pm

I knew you were going to have a super cute project! Love the stitching around the purse!! Just beautiful!

Julie O.January 17, 2011 - 4:18 pm

So super cute and very, very creative! I LOVE this die. A new favorite of mine!

JillJanuary 17, 2011 - 8:06 pm

Love the little purse you made and the card is stunning!!!! Wow – can’t wait to get my hands on some of these new dies! Such a beautiful release of products this time! TFS!

CloudsJanuary 18, 2011 - 2:40 am

amazing project Ash! luv luv the card, and such beautiful colors!

Hugs,
C :)

KatieJanuary 18, 2011 - 4:10 am

Your second card is amazing! Fabulous job, I love the die cut shapes, the colors, the ribbon, gems, ha, everything! Thank you for sharing and the chance to win!

Katie

KatieJanuary 18, 2011 - 4:11 am

Your second card is amazing! Fabulous job, I love the die cut shapes, the colors, the ribbon, gems, ha, everything! Thank you for sharing and the chance to win!

Katie

ElleJanuary 18, 2011 - 9:46 pm

I absolutely love your creation. You are quite an inspiration! I can’t wait to put my hands on this beautiful new die!

Jessica ReyesJanuary 18, 2011 - 11:36 pm

What a cute purse! I dont know if you’ve answered this already, but do these new dies work only on the grand calibur?
thanks for letting me know!

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