Friday, February 5, 2010


Hello everyone!
Welcome to the
Create It Green, Re-purpose with Love, Valentine Blog Hop!
If you are just joining us---You are in the right place... this is the beginning and the end point for the hop!! As you go through the hop, remember to comment on the blogs you visit and gather all the "key words" from each post! You should  keep the words in the order that you collect them and when you get back here, at the end of the hop, just email the "phrase" you come up with for a chance to win a prize. So, get your Right Click Finger ready for saving all the project ideas, tutorials, Digi's and find those words!!! If you are just now ending, please comment on this post, then Send the Valentine Quote to this e-mail address: . Be sure to include your name and any comments about the hop in the email!

Create It Green is a relatively new, but we have grown so much in a short time. Our 1st Blog Hop featured 7 stops on the hop. Today, we have 12 blogs you can visit!!! Here is your Hop line-up!
1-Jan- recycled containers
2-Kandi- scrapbook page with Valentine theme in pinks and reds! She has prizes:- 2 Valentine themed, small clear stamp sets, (one by Studio G and one by Inkadinkado), and 3 bottles of Glitter Glue by Studio G in Valentine colors!
3-Cyndi, that's me! I have a recycled Envelope project and some Free Digi's!
4-Jean  is showing off a Recycled Baby formula container, made into a floral container! The flowers & foliage are origami using Scrapbook Paper Scraps with a Bonus video tutorial for Valentine Pocket heart and a Big Bite Crop-a-Dial Giveaway!!!
5-Ali is explaining 2 Large "Recycle" flowers made with a mystery item. Her prize is a handmade mini-album all about doodling.
6-Tanya created a Layout for you using recycled cardboard letters as the title and a Card using a coffee sleeve and scrap grungeboard. Her prize is stamps & recycled journaling cards.
7-Donna is showing a re-purposed cards called "Headline News"- made from scraps of scrapbook paper, newspaper, fabric.Her sneak peak is featured below!
8-Sarah loves ATC's and features them with 100% recycled using scraps of paper, calendars, greeting cards, etc.
9-Joan has a "Love" scrapbook page layout made with packaging.
10-Robin - named her project "Love Bouquet" and shows you how to use a recycled fruit can.
11-Jennifer's demonstration is on 2 different cards that have recycled elements.
12- Alexa-has a tutorial on how to make flowers from your paper scraps & a layout to go with them.
Lastly you will be traveling back here to submit your collected words!We are proud of this special line-up that leaves you plenty of time to use these new ideas to make your own treats for your sweeties!

 Some Blog Hop members have giveaways going on - don't miss out! Be sure to leave comments and become a "Follower" each blog! That will help your chances of winning.
We also have a Yahoo Button on the right... if you haven't joined the "Group"...please do! There is an Art Lottery that needs your help! In the future, we will also be having Swaps, Challenges, and Green Product Reviews. Please sign up and be part of a Crafty, Friendly, Green Community!
NOW- On With The HOP!!!!

But before you go, the first Key Word is... (Be sure and write these down!!) It Is the word..."LOVE"
Your next stop is a visit with JAN! Just click her name and it will take you there!

Have fun and I'll see you back here
after you make the rounds!
Your Hop Hostess, Cyndi

PS...Here are your first Free Digi's! Enjoy!


  1. Finished the hop! Great projects - thanks everyone for the wonderful ideas!!

  2. love these digis! just starting the hop and can't wait to see what everyone has in store! :)

  3. thanks for the digis! i'm off to start hopping-i'm so excited!


  4. Thanks for visiting! We hope you join us and be part of the fun! Find us again on FaceBook, the Yahoo Group or just be a Follower here!!!
    Have a GREAT Day!

  5. fabulous hop everyone! i'm off to email my phrase :) have a great weekend!


  6. What fun that was! Love all the projects!

  7. Just finished my Hop!! What wonderful inspiration to be found!
    Thanks so much for the fun!

  8. Had fun doing the hop & love the digi's & all the great ideas!

    Lesley F

  9. thanks for the digi's, Just finished the hop and it was Awesome!

  10. Just finished - lots of fun and so much inspiration - also made me realise that I do more than I thought I did!


  11. Wonderful blog hop! Thanks for organizing this!

  12. love, love. loved it! fab creations, clever ideas, amazing talent, beautiful techniques, generous sharing!

  13. Just finished the blog hop! Was awesome! Such inspiration from everyone!

  14. thanks for the hop, lots of great ideas!

  15. Super Cute digi stamps! This has been a fabulous blog hop!!! Thank you.

  16. Great blog hop everyone! Thanks Cyndi for putting it all together!

  17. This was a great hop, it's the first time I have visited the Create It Green blog and I'm so happy I stopped by. Love all the projects the ladies created, they were all fabulous =)

  18. I tried to find the first one and all I get is to a card and a commentary about things getting shipped... so I'm confused!!!!!!!!!!!!

  19. Brilliant Idea! I'll make a note to set some time aside to lookat all the blogs :) Looking forward to it! Px

  20. This was a very FUN blog hop!!! I so wanted to participate but circumstances did not work out for me. I will be posting my blog hop project here in a day or so.

  21. Thank you so much for the freebies. I'm excited to check out the other blogs.

  22. I created a card using your cupcake image!!!

    My card can be found HERE!