Friday, December 11, 2015

Cup Kitty - Hot Cocoa Pouch Card

Hi, everyone! Welcome back to Day 1 of the Holiday Coffee Lovers Blog Hop! The hop runs through December 18, and anyone can join!  We are focusing on winter/holiday projects, with images of coffee, tea, or cocoa. It's a blog hop so commenting is encouraged and much appreciated!


I am back to share another hot cocoa pouch card.  It looks like a card on the outside but when you open it up, there's a package of hot cocoa and a candy cane!


I just couldn't resist this adorable image from Sami Stamps called Cup Kitty 2. I coloured the kitty with Prismacolor pencils and paper-pieced the cup with patterned paper from K and Company. Then I fussy-cut the image so I could pop it up with foam tape. I added a die-cut snowflake from Impression Obsession to the cup. 

The silver glitter paper is added at an angle and I stamped the sentiments from Sugar Pea Designs - Sweet Treats repeatedly along the glitter paper.  The panel is die-cut with Simon Says Stamp Stitched Rectangles and I layered it on black, patterned paper, and black. To finish off the front, I adhered some puffy candy stickers and a few red sequins.


On the inside, I stamped a sentiment from MFT - Hug in a Mug in red and added a holographic red snowflake.  The top edge is decorated with red and sparkly silver washi tape.


If you would like to make your own Hot Cocoa Pouch Card, feel free to use my template. Just right click and save:



I would also like the join the following challenges: Artistic Inspirations AG Christmas UE; Beccy's Place AG UE; Bunny Zoe's Sparkle UE; Choux Choux Paper Art Christmas Winter UE; CRAFT Christmas 3/5; Craftin Desert Divas Christmas Linky UE; Crafting by Designs Here Come the Holidays 3/3; Crafty Catz Sparkle and Shine 2/3; Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Extra December UE; Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper December UE; Creative Card Crew Holiday Season 3/3; Cute Card Thursday Add Some Glitter UE; Dragonfly Dreams It's Christmas UE; Eureka Stamps Christmas is Coming 3/3; Fan-Tastic Tuesday On the ... Day of Christmas) 4/4; Fussy and Fancy Happy Holidays UE; Great Impressions AG 3/3; Inspiration Destination AG UE; Just Keep on Creating December AG UE; Little Claire's Digi Favourite Christmas Stamp (cats) 2/3; Mod Squad All that Glitters UE; Not Just Cards AG UE; One Stitch at a Time Winter UE; Paperbabe Stamps Sprinkle of Glitter UE; Papertake Weekly Fun Fun Fun (kitty having fun in the cup) 4/5; Penny's Paper Crafty AG 3/3; Pile It On Christmas/Winter UE; Sami Stamps Red 1/2; Scor-pal More than One Score Winter Fun/Winter Holidays (see above for scoring instructions) 2/3; Scrapbook Blessings Club 3rd Annual Christmas Party UE; Show Us Your Pussies Cats Only Challenge Krimbo Kitties UE; Simon Says Stamp Monday Holly Jolly Stamping 4/5;Sweet Stamps Blog AG UE; The Stamping Boutique Sparkle UE; Without Words Feeling Festive 3/3; Word Art Wednesday AG w Uplifting Sentiment 3/5

Thank you for looking at my hot cocoa pouch card!  Wishing you a joyful day!

75 comments:

  1. Thanks for letting us know about the hop - I will get creating - have a blessed week

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  2. This is so lovely and so useful Kitty and thank you for your wonderful comments on my Bugaboo cards ((hugs)) Michelle x

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  3. Festive in red and silver combo! love this cute creation Kitty!

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  4. What a fun holiday idea and card design.

    Hugs Diane

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  5. This is so creative and fabulous!! I love how it holds the coffee and candy cane!! The sparkly paper is beautiful!! Love this my friend!! Have a great weekend :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  6. Adorable design on the outside - such fun on the inside!

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  7. Super adorable design with the sparkle and fun cocoa packet holder! :)

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  8. Oooo, so cute. I love the red cup with the little kitty.

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  9. Inside and out - adorable!!! Love the front and that cute image and design. The peppermints look so real. Inside is just yummy!
    Lynn

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  10. Such a great creation and fabulous chocolate hug for someone xx

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  11. That's a lovely idea Kitty, love that little kitty peeking over the rim of the cup!
    Jo x

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  12. amazing creation, such a great idea and layout :)

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  13. Another fabulous card with a lovely surprise inside Kitty, thank you for sharing your template.
    Pauline
    x

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  14. Cute and thanks for the tutorial Thanks for joining in on the HCLB- hop
    Thank you for entering the DL.ART THANKFUL THURSDAY challenge #170-“RED & GREEN OR Blue & white” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART

    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER

    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

    http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  15. Love your card Kitty,thanks again for the design and measurements! Happy Holidays!

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  16. Such a fun way to give a gift!!!

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  17. Super Fabulous Card! Just linked you to my post ;-)

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  18. What a wonderful little gift to give out...
    Well done on your card

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  19. Boy is this image right up your alley! Sooooo sparkly and adorable. Super cute design!

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  20. Lovely idea to put a surprise inside, thank you for entering our Fussy and Fancy Challenge and Good Luck xxx Annie

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  21. OH I love it! Sucha great card! (And I'm a little biased b/c of the cat peeking out! ha!)

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  22. Very lovely card and like the pouch on the inside for gift certificates. Love the kitten peeking out of the cup...adorable.

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  23. Great idea for a card. Very nicely done! And thank you for the template!

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  24. Love the layout of your card.... and then there is that cute kitty peeking over the side. I almost missed him. TFS

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  25. Awesome and a cup of hot cocoa is just what I could do with right now lol :) :) :) Thank you for joining us this fortnight at OSAAT xxxxx

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  26. Oh, what a super fabulous idea and this card is delightful :-) Love the candy stickers. I have these little cup kitties to that are so far unused, and you have inspired me now to get colouring them :-D
    Thank you for coming to purr along at SUYP Cat Challenges :-D

    Hugz
    IKE xxxx

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  27. This is a great gift Kitty, thanks for sharing the template. I love the sweet little image you used on the front... you must have a fabulous collection of cute cat stamps, I don't know where you find them all!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  28. Lovely card, love the cat digi it is so cute ;)
    But I think that something or someone is missing here???
    Ok where is Eli, I hope that he did not get sick :(
    ♥Hugs Valentina♥

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  29. Such a fun card, love the glitter and the candy embellishments. So cute. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  30. Such a cute cocoa holder...love how that kitty is peeking over the cup!

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  31. Love this little kitty in a cup, fabulous job thanks for the template!!

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  32. I love these cocoa cards! Such a great idea for the holidays; sure to spread smiles! Sweet little kitty peering over the lip of the cup. Love the glittery goodness and those fun peppermint buttons. Sweet card. Bev

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  33. I just love this kitty in a coffee mug! ADORABLE!
    Holiday Hugs,
    Michele

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  34. Fabulous design! Like the diagonal, glitter, and the great inside and of course the cute kitten peeking out of the cup!

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  35. Wonderful gift card. Like the diagonal line.
    Thanks for the instructions.

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  36. Love love love... so cute that kitty peaking out of the cup and love those little peppermint candies!

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  37. Card is adorable filled with yummy goodness hugs Nikki

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  38. Love all the bling and the image is super cute. Great card for the Bloghop !

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  39. Great card and great gift too. Thanks for joining us this week for our Christmas is Coming Challenge. Karal DT

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  40. Love the kitty just peeking over the top of the mug and those cool peppermint swirls. So glad you linked to my challenge at ChouxChoux Paper Art!

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  41. Beautiful card Kitty, with a nice surprise inside. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Penny's Paper-Crafty. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  42. Love the image and the glitter paper!

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  43. Eeeekkk, this card is so darn adorable :o)

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  44. I love this one too! Have saved your template and will give it a go! Thanks so much

    Toni

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  45. An awesome creation Kitty.
    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxx

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  46. so super cute...thanks for sharing at the stamping boutique

    Tina
    dt

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  47. What a beautiful card - super fun! Love those little puffy candy pieces with a sequin on top - cute!!

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  48. So cute, love the sparkle on the front and what a Sweet way to send a treat. Thank you for joining our blog challenge at SweetStamps.com.

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  49. Fun idea. Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week.
    Mary

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  50. What a cute cocoa package. I love the little peppermints and the little kitty peeking out of the cup is adorable.

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  51. Cute cute cute. Love the little peek-a-boo kitty and your template is perfect! Thanks!

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  52. ahhhh this one is sweet, I see my cats peeking behing a box like the kitty in your cup, lovely card, lots of hugs and love to you and cuddles with a brush perhaps for your lovely furbaybs, Marion

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  53. Kitty what a gorgeous card! I love the colors and the Kitty that peaks out of the cup! represents you very well!

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  54. What a great way to gift some cocoa! Love that adorable kitty and the peppermints! Fabulous design!

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  55. Such a lovely make... I love all the aspects to this. Thank you for joining us at Drangonfly Dreams. Hugs Traci DT xx

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  56. How CUTE is that kitty peeking out of the cup!!

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  57. What's Christmas without a little sparkle? Here's plenty and love the layout too!

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  58. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at TSB, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  59. This is sooo cute!! Love the little kitty peeking out of the cup!

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  60. Fantastic pocket card!!! Thank you for the template!

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  61. Wonderful christmas card with such a sweet image! Thank you very much for joining our challenge at Creative Card Crew
    Hugs, Yvonne

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  62. What a sweet project. Thank you for the template!

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  63. This is fabulous! Love the design and cute image!
    Thanks so much for joining in the Digi Challenge at LC Designs!
    Lucy x

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  64. Very cute - it's a card and a little gift all in one. Love the image, too. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Catz.

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  65. Love the cute image and great inside too-thank you for sharing the template ----Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspirations
    Carol DT x

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  66. Such a great card, I love the main image and all the other details.Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes December link-up, Just keep on creating
    Susan xx

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  67. lovely idea and great designs on outside too. thank you for sharing with us over at FFFC and good luck, Theresa DT xx

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  68. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes” challenge over at Penny’s.
    Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

    Hugs,
    Melanie
    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

    (DT Come and Get It)

    (DT Crafty Friends)

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  69. This is fabulous. Love the design and the image - a gorgeous gift idea.
    Thank you for sharing this with us at Fussy and Fancy.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  70. This is such a wonderf idea. The image is adorable and love the glitter paper. Thanks for joining us at sweetstamps.com

    Kim - SSDT

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