Friday, December 12, 2014

Coffee Lovers Holiday Blog Hop (Thanks a Latte)...


Just wanted to say...
for playing along with the fabulous Coffee Lovers Holiday Blog Hop.

As a special Coffee Lovers Holiday treat, I have included the recipe for a special coffee flavoured eggnog cocktail - as we celebrate Christmas in the midst of Summer here!
Mocha Nog Punch
10 parts Kahlúa Mocha
5 parts Absolut Vanilla
20 parts eggnog
Combine ingredients and serve in a punchbowl with a floating ice block.
Hint: Freeze ice with coffee beans for decoration.

Card created using Kaisercraft papers, and this gorgeous Verve sentiment stamped in Rich Cocoa (what else!) on a Mama Elephant cup diecut. Inked with Distress Ink Vintage Photo and layered on two MFT Dienamics heart diecuts. Verve are joining in the fun as one of the fabulous hop sponsors, check out the links below and on Amy's blog.

How YOU can play along...
  • Everyone that links up with newly created holiday coffee/hot holiday drink project is eligible for one of the fabulous prizes from the sponsors below (No back linking). The Inlinkz will be available on Amy's blog until 11:55 pm Pacific Time on Friday, December 12th to link up.
  • There are also random 5 prizes for people that comment on ALL of the linked blogs (see list on Amy's blog) before 11:55 pm Pacific Time on Sunday, December 14th.
EXTRA BONUS GIVEAWAY if you comment on this postthis post or this post (my Coffee Lovers Holiday Blog Hop posts), you will also be in the running to win a FABULOUS Winnie and Walter The Big, the Bold and the Merry stamp set.

Also playing along with Mojo Monday, Color Throwdown and
Virginia's View All Things Distressed (I even distressed the edges!)
and Verve Favorite Things Dare.

 

61 comments:

  1. OMG this is beautiful! Coffee looks great with those gorgeous vintage roses!

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  2. This is awesome really love it. A great combination with that paper. Thanks for showing and the chance to win that awesome stampset. anjacurvers@gmail.com

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  3. beautiful card lovely colors and details..

    thanks for the chance to win

    http://kiehn10.blogspot.com/

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  4. I love the vivid colors! You have far outdone the sketch!! I love your card and want it for my own!!

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  5. Oh, this is so pretty! Love the beautiful papers you've used!

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  6. This is beautiful ! Love the use of patterned paper :)

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  7. oh WOW, what a beautiful card, and of course you can never beat a coffee pun as a sentiment!!! :)

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  8. Such a pretty card Lyndal! I love the patterns!
    yum to your recipe:)
    Thanks for linking up to the Holiday Coffee Lovers Blog Hop♡

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  9. What a warm, beautiful card! The polka dotted cup is so sweet.

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  10. Beautiful card! Thanks for the opportunity to win some blog candy!

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  11. LOVE your card and the paper pieced mug. TFS mghowell8@msn.com

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  12. That is so beautiful! Love the burnished edges of the heart too. Thanks for offering up blog candy as well. I have some too if you want to check it out, under Waving My Wand. Merry Christmas! momtojebatgmaildotcom

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  13. what a great coffee card!!!! CUTE!!! love the heart and colors here!!

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  14. Bold, bright and beautiful! Love your distressed look.

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  15. THIS IS GORGEOUS! Love the patterns!!
    thestillroad at gmail <3

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  16. So beautiful. Love the papers and the colors...SO pretty!!!

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  17. Oh, those papers are gorgeous! TFS, thanks for the opportunity to win such wonderful blog candy...nance459 at yahoo.com

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  18. Your card is beautiful...thank you for the recipe..jotting it down!!!

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  19. Very nice country home feeling to this card!

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  20. What a fun combination of papers! This is lovely! Thanks for a chance to win a fabulous stamp set!
    Happy Holidays, Debbie!

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  21. This is gorgeous. I have been trying to go through the hop methodically so I don't miss any cards. I could wait to get to yours because it really stands out in the links as something special.I love the roses. Great job

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  22. Another beautiful card, Lyndal, love your papers and colors! Have a wonderful Sunday!

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  23. What a sweet card. The sentiment is a classic.

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  24. Beautiful papers and gorgeous card! The drink recipe sounds very fine, too. ;)

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  25. Thanks for sharing your BEAUTIFUL card. LOVE the colors
    Crafty hugs,
    D~
    DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot
    dmcardmaker {at}AOL}{dot}{COM}

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  26. love the mixture of papers in your design! great card

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  27. Sooo pretty & so different to ur other cards!!! Super gorgeous 🌟🌟

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  28. That Iced Nog sounds delish! Love the dp on this card!

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  29. BEAUTIFUL. Thanks for sharing.
    Crafty hugs,
    D~
    DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot
    dmcardmaker{at}{AOL}{dot}{COM}

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  30. This is an adorable card!!! Love these tones!! TFS!!!

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  31. Beautiful!!!!!

    http://tsurutadesigns.blogspot.com/2014/12/holiday-coffee-lovers-blog-hop-details.html

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  32. Another gorgeous card! Beautiful colour scheme and I love your die cuts! Thank you for the delicious candy! fitkitty1@gmail.com

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  33. Beautiful card and I love the sweet patterned paper and your hearts, perfect for Valentine's Day.

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  34. 3 beautiful coffee cards, Lynda! Thanks for stopping by my blog and saying hi and sharing three very different coffee cards! :)

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  35. I ADORE this one.... If you haven't already, you have the chance to win 1 of 2 Wplus 9 stamps sets on my blog! I hope that you are able to stop by and comment before midnight P.S.T. Tonight (Sunday 12/14) Good Luck... And Happy Hop-lidays!!!!! My post Link: http://wienerhoneymooners.blogspot.com/2014/12/coffee-lovers-blog-hop.html

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  36. Adorable and pretty! Love yourpattern paper :)

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  37. Love the Thanks a Latte sentiment and your very pretty card!

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  38. LOVE your card!!! those papers are awesome together!! and thank you cards are always lovely!! so sweet!! <3

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  39. Absolutely beautiful!!! Thanks for sharing your lovely card!!!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com
    GIVEAWAY at www.HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

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  40. Forgot to mention that I am a new follower by Google Friend Connect. :)
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com
    GIVEAWAY at www.HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

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  41. Hi Lyndal, another beautiful card! Thanks for visiting my blog!

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  42. Beautiful and elegant card. Very sweet

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  43. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown.

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  44. Really nice card I loved the paper with the roses

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  45. Love the cup. Thanks for joining us for this month's Diva Dare.

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