Neat and Tangled 3rd Birthday Blog Hop Day 5!

Hi friends! 

It is the 5th and final day of our weeklong Birthday Blog Hop! We've been having so much fun! I am so glad you are enjoying all our guest, the giveaways, and fun!  If you missed the first day of our hop, head over HERE, day 2 is HERE,  day 3 is HERE,  and day 4 HERE.

Amy is kicking off today's festivities!
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Hey, it's Amy T here with a couple cards using the NEW Heart of Gold stamps and coordinating Nice & Neat Die.  

First up is a super clean & crisp design.  The Heart of Gold has been stamped with Ranger Archival Black ink and then watercolored:



The label happened to match perfectly, the sentiment is from the Life is Beautiful set.

My second card makes my gold loving heart happy:




The NEW Heart of Gold Nice and Neat die is WONDERFUL...I ran it through fairly thick glitter cardstock so instead of running it through again, I left it so that the pieces were intact.  I managed to do some minimal folding so that in real life, there is tons of 'movement' in that piece!

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Your next stop on the hop is Yoonsun Hur!

And today's full hop order:
Neat and Tangled Blog(you are here)

Thank you all SO MUCH for helping us celebrate Neat and Tangled's birthday!  Your excitement was  beyond my wildest dreams!  I hope you were inspired!

Have a great weekend!

Birthday Blog Hop giveaway winners will be announced tomorrow!

xo
Danielle

123 comments

  1. It's so beautiful !! What a fun 5days hop it had been. Thanks for the inspiration :)

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  2. Awesome Hop, this is a fantastic release and I absolutely loved going through all the participating blogs and checking out their awesome work! ^__^ <3 Thank you so much Neat & Tangled for hosting this!

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  3. Happy Birthday!!!! Woohooooo!!! Absolutel love the heart of gold stamp. Beautiful and so many things you can do with it.

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  4. Oh Amy, you've made some gorgeous card!! Love the water colouring on the first card, the colour is beautiful. And your heart of gold is spectacular!!

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  5. I keep trying to persuade myself I don't need this stamp & die set & then I see another amazing card with it :(
    My no spend month is a bit of a joke at this point :)

    Sally x

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  6. Wow those cards by Amy are awesome. I have enjoyed this week with lots of inspiration it was great and amazing. And thank you very much for the chance to win. My wishlist has grown again.

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  7. Thanks for a wonderful hop. The heart of gold die is awesome.

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  8. These are GORGEOUS! I loveeeeeeeeeeee those hearts!!!!!!!!!

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  9. So pretty!! Love the watercolored background and the gold one is so gorgeous!!!

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  10. Such elegant cards Amy, there are so many possibilities with the heart stamp set and die, they are must haves!

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  11. These are so fabulous! I love the different ways Amy has come up with to use that adorable new heart! SO amazing in gold, and I adore that watercoloring!

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  12. Simply Splendid!
    stamping sue
    http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

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  13. These are gorgeous! I have seen so much inspiration on this hop.

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  14. Oh This little heart is so cute! Love all that can be done withit

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  15. GORGEOUS cards Amy!!!
    LOVE the facets of the heart, LOVE your PRETTY inking, LOVE your SPARKLE!!!
    THANK YOU for sharing your CREATIVE INSPIRATION ... Heart Of Gold are definitely MUST-HAVEs :)

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  16. Amy's cards are gorgeous. I love that set. Thank you for the inspiration this week and Happy Birthday to Neat and Tangled!

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  17. This stamp set is so awesome! Love seeing what everyone has done with it. Happy Birthday!

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  18. Two beautiful heart cards! Many thanks for an a-mazing hop!

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  19. Nice! Love all that glittery gold on the heart.

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  20. Amy's cards are absolutely gorgeous, as are those of your DT - today, and all the days previous. Your new release: outstanding! Thank you for sharing your amazing creativity with us! I'm predicting a sell-out for you, because WOW....nothing short of fabulous happening!
    ~carol

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  21. Awesome cards and hop too ,enjoying the Birthday hop a lot..n sharing it too :)

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  22. Happy Birthday and best wishes for many more years.
    The hop has been wonderful. The little bear and his party is such fun.
    The hearts are beautiful So many wonderful ideas for using them.
    thanks.

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  23. Beautiful creations! I love the Heart of Gold stamp and die!
    It has been a great birthday week celebration!

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  24. GORGEOUSNESS Amy!!! Love them both!

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  25. WOW gorgeous.. awesome designing Amy..

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  26. Fabulous! I love this die! So many possibilities!

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  27. Thank you for all the fabulous inspiration this week! All the projects have been amazing!

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  28. What beautiful cards! I love the first for it's simplicity and gorgeous color ~ I love the second because despite all the gold, it doesn't seem to overpower the message! Thank you for sharing your talent!

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  29. Two more awesome cards! I love the gold one!

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  30. Great cards Amy! That heart die is so versatile as we have seen all week.

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  31. Love blog hops because of all the great inspiration and this one on Neat & Tangled has been filled to the brim. The product and cards are fantastic!

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  32. Your cards and new release are wonderful!!! Love it all:)

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  33. Stamp and card are wonderful design!!!
    Happy birthday!!!

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  34. Amy's cards are gorgeous! Love the simplicity of the first and all that fabulous gold on the second!

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  35. Beautiful cards with this FABULOUS Heart...

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  36. Beautiful cards. Love the watercolors and the gold. Thanks very much for a chance to win. Michelle t

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  37. Love the gold card--loving that heart stamp and die set, just awesome!

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  38. I love the simple, uncluttered card with just the green background! So pretty.

    Noreen
    Crafty Journal

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  39. Such an inspiring birthday hop!

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  40. oh my goodness! Amy these are such FANTASTIC cards!! I love love love your watercoloring on the first card... and holy gorgeous GOLD on the second.... I definitely need to get this Heart of Gold set!!!! inspiring work, as always!!! xo

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  41. Oh lovely day *sing*
    Thanks for all these amazing ideas! Can't wait till the heart is back in stock ;)

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  42. Great inspiration with the treatments of both cards! Love the clean, simple and watercoloured look of the first card!

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  43. These are amazing creations! I love the water colored heart :)

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  44. I so gotta get the Heart of Gold set!!! Both the stamp and die! So much creative inspiration! I love the gold glitter die, it's just beautiful!

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  45. Great cards....that gold heart is so, so gorgeous.

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  46. This heart of gold is so pretty and versatile!

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  47. Beautiful cards!!! I especially love that gold heart and may need to try to CASE it. Loving the new release.

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  48. Very pretty. That die is so versatile.

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  49. Beautiful cards. I
    love the water coloring
    on the first and the
    gold glitter paper is
    pretty.
    Carla from Utah

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  50. Amazing cards, Amy! I love the watercolor wash effect on the first one.

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  51. So inspired! Thank you for the blog hop!!

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  52. Great cards - love the velum with the gold - so elegant.

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  53. Love the total "graphicness" of your first card,,,delightfully CAS too! Your second card is stunning all decked out in gold. Thanks for the inspiration today Amy!

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  54. Always a treat to see what amy will do with your wonderful goodies!
    =] Michele

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  55. Both are very beautiful cards although I must say the gold heart is a real stunner. Thanks!

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  56. I love the heart stamp and die. The water color on the first card is a beautiful color. I love the use of the vellum and embossing on the second card. Your designs are so nice. Clean and simple...straight to the point. TFS

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  57. LOVE the gold heart with the pieces left in place--fabulous card, Amy!

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  58. Beautiful cards and lovely stamp/die release.

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  59. I admire Amy's works! These CAS cards are gorgeous!

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  60. I can't tell you how much I adore that heart stamp and die, it's on my wish list, along with the unique star die!

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  61. I like your Heart of Gold cards.

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  62. Great cards. I really like the card with the watercolors.

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  63. Fabulous cards, Amy ... the mint and black is so dramatic ... and that dimensional shimmery gold ... wow ... gorgeous! Anita :)

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  64. Love, love, love the heart die, so sorry it is already sold out. Hope you can restock soon.

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  65. Again, Happy Birthday to Neat and Tangled, and Congratulations!! I have enjoyed the hop so much, and love your new release.

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  66. More beautiful cards! Lovely work Amy - that first one is so stunningly simple!!!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  67. That heart die is so versatile! Super cute cards!

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  68. Your designers are doing your new products justice. Their cards are all fantastic and fun.

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  69. Wonderful and beautiful creations! I LOVE the gold heart especially! Happy Birthday and thank you for an awesome blog hop!

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  70. Great cards. I love gold in cards.

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  71. Very nice Amy. I like both the heart die AND the label die. Great cards.

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  72. Wonderful, golden and sparkly fun!! Love the way these turned out!!

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  73. You've done a good job on the 2 inspirational Heart of Gold cards.

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  74. Beautiful cards! The diecut heart on gold is just too elegant!

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  75. Just lovely, Amy! Such a fresh look and feel.
    ♡Dawn@Petals.Paper.SimpleThymes

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  76. Love the Heart of Gold set- and love your cards!!!!

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  77. Love both the watercolored and gold hearts of gold, simple and stunning design!

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  78. great way of turning a potentially frustrating characteristic of the glitter paper into a great look!

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  79. They're both fabulous cards! I just love that heart - it's tops on my list!!

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  80. I love that this is a stamp and I don't need a die cutting machine to do this. I love this stamp! Now to just get some money so I can buy this stamp! Thanks for the inspiration.

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  81. Both cards are just beautiful and gorgeous! I love the watercolor on the first card, and I love the gold on the second card! I really am in love with this stamp set, the more I see it, the more I like it!

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  82. Both cards are beautiful and really show off the die! Great job!

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  83. Both cards are so different but great.

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  84. I really enjoyed seeing the new products this week and all the pretty cards.

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  85. Love the heart of gold die and stamp sets! They are so versatile! thanks for a fabulous week of inspiration, have a wonderful weekend!

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  86. Love these cards! I need that heart stamp set and die!

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  87. Simply elegant and grogeous!
    I really love that gold heart!!!

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  88. Such lovely cards! Really like the heart die!

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  89. LOVING these Amy!! Such AMAZING Designs!! =) THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEKEND!! =)

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  90. What a lovely card for a lovely day

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  91. Amy's cards are fabulous, love that heart.

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  92. that gold heart is stunning!

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  93. Good Morning! Amy your cards is beautiful. I love all the gold on your last card. This die is a must have.

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  94. wow your cards are so beautiful and perfects for celebrations!

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  95. I love these colors and the sparkle of the gold! Just beautiful! Thanks so much for sharing!

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  96. I just LOVE these terrific gold accents! Beautiful!

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  97. A great week and awesome inspiration so far. I'm sure today's hop will be no different. Thank you!!

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  98. Beautiful cards, Amy. This has been a great hop.

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  99. Lovely cards! Really enjoyed the hop!

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  100. I think I like the out-of-the-lines teal one the best. It's great to see something different that works.

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  101. I think I like the out-of-the-lines teal one the best. It's great to see something different that works.

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  102. What a fabulous heart. Shannon shannonpratt66@gmail.com

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  103. The Heart of Gold stamp and die set is amazing and I've seen beautiful cards all week. I do love the watercolored teal card the best tho. That's definitely one of my favorite colors and I enjoy going out of the lines the way you did with that one.

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  104. Ooooh, great cards! I love the water coloring on the first one!

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  105. Absolutely fantastic cards here! WOW!

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