Friday, October 14, 2011

Cricut 360's Spooky Halloween Blog Hop!

Hello Friends,

Welcome to Daisylove Creations and Cricut 360’s Spooky Halloween Blog Hop! The leaves are falling and the air is crisp which means the fun of Halloween is near. The Design Team has come up with some amazing spooky projects for this week’s challenge and blog hop.

If you've come from visiting Patty at then you're in the right place!

If you've just happened across my blog and would like to play along with our Spooky Halloween Blog Hop, please start over at Cricut 360.

Make sure to check out each Design Team member's blog for some awesome inspiration and collect the key words to reveal this week’s challenge.

There will be prizes along the way at some of the DT members' blogs, AND a grand prize, a Freshly Picked Cricut Cartridge. How fun is that?

Just link up your project over at Cricut 360 for a chance to win!

For my project I decided to make a Halloween Banner, I love making banners!! They are just so much fun to make :0)  Since I was in need of one for Halloween, I decided to make one for this blog hop. So here are all the spooky details...

Carts Used
Storybook: Banner Base @ 7.50” shadow; Mats @ 7.20” for PP and 6.0” for Solid; Letters @ 5.0” including Shadow Cuts
Happy Hauntings: Frankenstein & Bride of Frankenstein @ 5.0”; Bat @ 1.30”
Mini Monsters: Spider Web w/spider @ 2.15”; Tombstone @ 1.90”
Chic & Scary: Candelabra @ 1.70”; Cat @ 1.50”

All solid & patterned paper: Recollections
Cuttlebug Folder: Swiss Dots
Martha Stewart Glitter: Tanzanite (Clothes Pins)
Double Sided Adhesive Tape: Recollections (Clothes Pins)
Stickles: Silver, Lavender & Orange Peel
Ribbon: Celebrate It - Halloween
Pop Dots
Black Gel Pen
White Gel Pen

So now onto some yummy blog candy ;0) One lucky winner will receive the following:

1. Martha Stewart -Classic Halloween Mat Stack
2. Martha Stewart - Stiched Felt Pumpkin Stickers
3. Recollections - Glittered Adhesive Embellishments (Orange & Black)
4. Craft Smart - Cute Frankenstein Wood Stamp

All you need to do to win is:
1.Become a follower, if you aren't already.
2.Post a comment
3.Please make sure to leave a way to contact you

The winner will be chosen on Sunday-October 16th by

Super easy ;0) - Good Luck everyone!

My key word is: (Project)

Up next is Barb from Go see what she has in store for you today... And when you're done hopping, make sure to link up your project to Cricut 360 to be entered to win

Looking forward to seeing all your creations, have fun!!

Crafty Hugs,


  1. LOVE THIS! How cool is that ribbon! Love the shape of your banner flags and the lovely couple that adorn each end! LOL!
    And thanks for the chance to win...whatever it is, I'm sure it will be yummy!

  2. I am in love with this banner! I love how you used the clothes pins! Awesome!


  3. Oh my goodness! Your banner is fabulous! So glad I hopped by today - I've been looking for a shape like that for a card I've been wanting to do. :-) THANK YOU!

    ~ JD ~

  4. What a fabulous banner! I never would have thought about using the Storybook font for a Halloween project, but it looks wonderful in the green and black!

  5. What a great Banner! I also love your Blog Banner too! The two witches with the potion list! I am following you and you can find me at

  6. what a great banner - love it!! I just made my first banner ever this week, they are so much fun to make i think i will end up with one for each season/holiday!!! TFS

    Have a scrap-happy day
    Lisa G

  7. What a fun spooky banner! Love the Frankenstein! :)Amy

  8. Love your banner!! How awesome is that?! I like how you used non traditional halloween shapes to cut it and the super cute cuts and clothespins!! :)
    cutie.jensen at

  9. OMG! love your banner Diane... and love the new look of your blog...!!! You are totally ready for Halloween HA? lol... HUGS...SK :)

  10. Your banner is awesome!! love the fun halloween paper!

  11. What a fun banner, the colors are fabulous! I'm a new follower!

    kimbean20 at gmail dot com

  12. super cute banner, love the stitching and the colors!!!
    Eva :0)
    I have a giveaway on my blog

  13. What a fun spooky it!! Im already a follower

    mommyscraftycreations at gmail dot com

  14. Oh, I just Love your Banner! The Colors are just Great. I have been wanting to make a Banner! Yours is Awesome. Thanks for Sharing! I'm already a follower of yours. :0)
    cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

  15. Love your banner! Your color choices are amazing!

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  17. What a gorgeous project! I am a new follower. Thanks for the chance to win some great candy.

  18. oh my gosh! Love the banner and the ribbon you used makes it look super spooky!

  19. What an awesome banner! I love the Frankenstein and his bride! Very cute! I'm a new follower. :)


  20. I have never made a banner, I just might have to after seeing your cute one,
    Carol N<><
    new follower

  21. Oh my heck! This is freakin adorable! I love it! TFS CallyAnn(follower)

  22. absolutely love your banner its so cute! thanks for sharing and the chance to win Im a follower.

  23. What an awesome banner!!! love it!

  24. This banner is so freakin awesome! I may have to borrow this idea! ;)

  25. Forgot to tell you, I'm a new follower and my email is ;)

  26. WOW! What an awesome banner. Love the colors and the frankenstein and the bride of frankenstein.
    Cindy Lou
    endurapuppy at yahoo dot com

  27. You did a super job on the banner.
    DIANA L.

  28. Great job on your banner! It's fantastic! I am now a follower of your blog and am excited for this blog hop.

  29. Oh my, your banner is beautiful! Love all the cuts you used!

  30. I love your banner! I just used Frankenstein and his bride for a card today:) They are sooo cute. I really love all the cuts that you used for the backgrounds of your letters. It's so awesome!

  31. so cute!!! i'm thinking i need some kind of halloween banner type thing for my door so i might just link up! and i'm already a follower! cely_rohr at hotmail dot com

  32. Awesome banner! I have Storybook.. going to have to dig it out more. I'm a new follower! Thanks for sharing and for the chance to win :)

  33. OMG! I love this incredible banner you made.I need to create something like this. Thanks for the inspiration.


  34. super cute banner. tfs. i'm a follower.
    littlen44 at gmail dot com

  35. Love your banner! I've been wanting to make one for such a long time, you make it look so easy lol. Love it!

    I've become a follower and entered my project. Thanks so much :)

    oceans972 at yahoo dot com

  36. Wonderful banner! I love the striped paper and your Frankenstein.


  37. Became a follower and don't have a chance at your giveaway but still have ime fo challenge.

  38. What a great banner! I love Storybook too =)