Hi there friends and hoppers! Yep, it’s finally the day – the highly anticipated The Ton Stamps Blog Hop, woot, woot! I hope your comfortable, with a beverage at the ready, sipping your way though all 26 blogs which full of fabulous inspiration that this new release has to offer. It is one of my favorites to date. I even made a YouTube Tutorial on my black and white Anemone Bouquet card from day 1! My hope for you is 1: Your package arrives when there are no witnesses, and 2: You love them so much you play along in The Ton Stamps Challenge with us where you can win $50 to the shop!

New Release is Available Now!

For The Ton’s Summer 2017, Effie has released 24 new stamp designs, coordinating dies, 1 new couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs! There are four new gifts with purchases that you can obtain with this new release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2x3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2x3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix) 
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3x4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix)

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS: For each Release Day (1 through 4), The Ton is giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton’s Daily Release posts. Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS: There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

BLOG HOP GIVEAWAYS (June 9): Three $25 gift certificates to The Ton’s shop will be given away to random commenters from the hop participant blogs. To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton Blog Hop post. The comment period will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced thereafter on The Ton’s blog. **Gift certificates can only be applied to The Ton stamps, dies and gilding categories.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

View the other talented design team member daily release posts by following the links at the bottom of this post!

  • Using a Misti, color each component of the Watercolor Wreath one at a time with Tombow Dual Brush water based markers. Stamping frequently or as each component is colored.
  • Heat Emboss Sunnies with Gold Tinsel embossing powder and die cut.
  • Color Sunnies lenses with Copic markers in the E30’s family for the rosy effect.
  • Partial die cut Watercolor Wreath.
  • Trim wreath panel to fit orange cardstock A2 mat.
  • Pop Sunnies with dimensional adhesive and tuck under wreath.
  • Stamp sentiment in Noir, adhere to A2 folded card base and add Summer Soiree sequins.
  • Stamp Wave in Versamark and heat emboss each layer in shades of blue. I used Blue Tinsel for a glittery effect for the 3rd layer – even though it is hardly seen here.
  • Distress ink background in pinks, yellows and oranges. Once dry sand with file or sand paper.
  • Heat emboss Summer Blooms in white and die cut.
  • Color with Zig Clean Color markers.
  • Trim Wave panel to fit black cardstock mat.
  • Adhere Summer Blooms to corner and trim to fit.
  • Adhere wave panel to black mat.
  • Stamp sentiment, adhere to A2 folded card base and adhere Dew Drops for sparkle.

The Ton’s June Challenge is now live! For this month, we have a fun color palette challenge so head over now for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!

*Gift certificates only apply to The Ton stamps, dies, ink, gilding and embossing powder.

If you missed or would like to revisit projects from days 1-4, you may click on the photos below to take you to them. The new video tutorial is below as well on the Anemone Bouquet from day 1.

Linked up below is the fabulous line up of 26 designers. They all have deliciousness to share, don’t miss not a one. Don’t forget to leave comments to increase your odds of winning the giveaways!

Thank you so much for visiting my slice of Creative Bliss today!

xxoo, Janette

24 new stamp designs, coordinating dies, 1 new couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs!

Gifts with Purchases

There are four new gifts with purchases that you can obtain with this new release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2x3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2x3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix) 
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3x4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix)

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***