Happy 9th birthday celebration – Day SIX!

Happy 9th birthday celebration – Day SIX!

Welcome to day SIX of our 9th birthday celebration SCT friends! If you are just joining in on the birthday fun, be sure to start from day ONE to see all the inspiring project and our amazing "loot bag" prizes!  Today we have design team member Nancy Damiano joining us along with our friends from Simple Stories and Paper Smooches!  Oh yes friends, it's a party!


"I can't believe SCT is nine years old and I was only too happy to create this birthday card featuring a string art number 9! Congrats on such an amazing accomplishment. And thank you for letting me be a small part of it!" ~ Nancy

9th birthday loot bag – Day SIX!

The first prize in our fabulous "loot bag" today is from our friends at Simple Stories.  Look at this…


"Hip, hip hooray & happiest of birthdays to you Scrapbook & Cards Today!  We couldn’t be more excited to continue supporting your great magazine for another fantastic year!  In celebration we’re excited to give away our fabulous prize for you to document YOUR story – an I AM… collection kit, a 12×12 SN@P! Pocket Page Variety Pack and a SN@P! 12×12 Faux Leather album."

Next up, we are spoiled by our friends at Paper Smooches with this…

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"Happy 9th Birthday SCT!!!  You have inspired and wow'ed us beyond measure over the years.  Thank you for all of your hard work, enthusiasm and your love for the paper crafting industry.  Cheers to many, many more years.  You are loved!"  ~ Kim Hughes

Thank you Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for these amazing prizes in today' "loot bag!"  For an opportunity to win each day's prize package, just leave one comment (only one!) each day before 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 4th and on and on Sunday, April 5th we will announce all the winners right here.  Good luck!  

As always, we love it when our readers hop on over to the Facebook pages of our partners to give a big "SCT thank you!" Our partners love hearing from our readers and love how much appreciation comes to them for the prizes they offer so please take a minute each day if you can to show them some love! Their loot bags are always the best around!

Simple Stories

Paper Smooches

What a great day!  We hope you'll join us for day SEVEN tomorrow!  The fun is not over yet!

~ The SCT team

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  1. teri March 26, 2015 at 10:35 pm

    Impressive card! I’m thread and needle challenged. Great prize packages again.

  2. Sharon K. March 26, 2015 at 10:36 pm

    What a cool technique for a card, amazing stuff, great prizes too!

  3. Elizabeth Kimbel March 26, 2015 at 10:40 pm

    LOVE the string art! I’m not sure I could do that on a card, but it sure is pretty! Another day of amazing prizes and great blog posts!

  4. Nancy Wilcox March 26, 2015 at 10:45 pm

    String art is so fun on a card. Another great prize day in this birthday celebration. Thanks.

  5. Karen March 26, 2015 at 11:01 pm

    Fun loot bag again! SCT, may you have many, many more birthdays

  6. justasiam March 26, 2015 at 11:02 pm

    Wow! Another fabulous prize!

  7. Shanita K. March 26, 2015 at 11:03 pm

    Y’all Rock!

  8. MaryAnn N March 26, 2015 at 11:06 pm

    String art on a card, how inventive!
    Love your prizes. Simple stories is my favourite and do not have any ” I AM” yet.
    Paper smooches is a great company. Love their cute stamps

  9. Amy M. C. March 26, 2015 at 11:07 pm

    What a fabulous card! I especially love the giveaway from Paper Smooches! Thanks!

  10. Ruby N March 26, 2015 at 11:10 pm

    wow!!! nice!

  11. Lynn Gauthier March 26, 2015 at 11:10 pm

    Yummy! I LOVE Paper Smooches!!!
    The I am collection kit looks very interesting!
    Thanks for sharing with us and Happy Birthday!!!

  12. Kelly Massman March 26, 2015 at 11:10 pm

    great giveaways!

  13. Lynne T. March 26, 2015 at 11:11 pm

    I love today’s card. I never thought of doing string art on a card.

  14. Janet Sisk March 26, 2015 at 11:14 pm

    Love the card! So creative. Thanks for the inspiration and chance to win some fabulous prizes. 😀

  15. Valerie March 26, 2015 at 11:15 pm

    Beautiful card, love the string!

  16. Tona March 26, 2015 at 11:20 pm

    What a great string card.
    Thanks for the chance to win such a wonderful giveaway.

  17. lisa March 26, 2015 at 11:21 pm

    Thanks for another opportunity to win some awesome prizes! The card is gorgeous!!

  18. Gail March 26, 2015 at 11:21 pm

    The card is really cute, thanks for a chance at another great prize.

  19. Marcia Dehn-Nix March 26, 2015 at 11:22 pm

    I am digging the string art on that card! WOW! Thanks for another day of awesome prizes!

  20. Margaret Crawford March 26, 2015 at 11:22 pm

    I to am needle and thread challenged – you work is so neat. Great giveaways today as well. Thank you.

  21. barbara macaskill March 26, 2015 at 11:27 pm

    WOW! Two more awesome additions to the Loot Bag!! Such great sponsors!!!

  22. Joan March 26, 2015 at 11:27 pm

    great design such good ideas

  23. Stacy P March 26, 2015 at 11:34 pm

    OMG – that string art is A-Mazing!!!

  24. Linda Tupper March 26, 2015 at 11:36 pm

    What a great idea for a card, String art which would also look good as letters. Send a SCT thank you to the great sponsors.

  25. Geraldine March 26, 2015 at 11:39 pm

    Love the string art! The prizes are great too!

  26. Lynn Ekstrom March 26, 2015 at 11:39 pm

    Cool card! String art seems so time consuming but looks so good.

  27. Jackie Parkins March 26, 2015 at 11:40 pm

    Adorable card, love the stitching!

  28. Debbie Lou March 26, 2015 at 11:41 pm

    Beautiful! Love the number 9 done in string art.

  29. DinT March 26, 2015 at 11:45 pm

    Love the prizes from these sponsors!

  30. Jamie March 27, 2015 at 12:07 am

    Wow! Such great prizes!!!

  31. Sharon P. March 27, 2015 at 12:08 am

    Love Simple Stories!

  32. RobinD March 27, 2015 at 12:08 am

    Wow, that’s a great card, and a great prize pack! Thanks for the chance to win!

  33. jennifer reynard March 27, 2015 at 12:09 am

    Wow, that card was a labour of love with all of the stitching! Nicely done! Love these sponsors, yet again! I love the bright patterns that Simple Stories introduces in each paper line, and already own a few of my own! And a gift certificate from Paper Smooches, let the shopping begin! LOL

  34. Jennifer Collins March 27, 2015 at 12:25 am

    Love the card! One word about the prizes…WOW!

  35. Monica Applegate March 27, 2015 at 12:32 am

    Great prizes!! Thanks for the chance to win!!!

  36. Brenda March 27, 2015 at 12:42 am

    Love this card! I think today’s giveaway is the best yet!

  37. Roberta Arakaki March 27, 2015 at 12:48 am

    Love the string art

  38. kit cochran March 27, 2015 at 12:48 am

    Way cool card.I love the texture and layering on your card.

  39. Lorie Bradberry March 27, 2015 at 12:52 am

    Great idea, I would love to make a card like this! Thanks for the chance to win I AM

  40. Marjorie March 27, 2015 at 12:56 am

    Love the string art card! More great prizes again today.

  41. Melinda Koch March 27, 2015 at 1:01 am

    Amazing card. And amazing prizes for an amazing company!

  42. Maureen Ellis March 27, 2015 at 1:01 am

    Happy Birthday to you!

  43. RPomeroy March 27, 2015 at 1:08 am

    I so need to try this string art thing. I love the look of it.

  44. Sandy Carveth March 27, 2015 at 1:19 am

    Congratulations on your celebration!

  45. Maye M. L. March 27, 2015 at 1:20 am

    Intriguing card with the string nine. Reminded me of a project
    I did back in elementary school. Fabulous card and gifts from two
    of my favorite companies. Cheers

  46. RUBY M March 27, 2015 at 1:46 am

    Amazing card for the 9th birthday. Thanks for the chance to win these awesome prizes.

  47. RUBY M March 27, 2015 at 1:48 am

    Great designed card. Thanks to the sponsors for their part in the birthday celebration.

  48. Paperpapier March 27, 2015 at 1:59 am

    love the use of string on the card, so creative!

  49. Misty M. March 27, 2015 at 2:12 am

    I wish I had the patience for string art. I know it isn’t hard, but still…
    Thanks again for a chance to win lovely goodies.

  50. Marlene Freylinger March 27, 2015 at 2:15 am

    Love the loot bag prize and the ‘9’ in string!!! What a lovely birthday celebration and all of the companies
    so generous. Thanks to everyone!

  51. Elane H March 27, 2015 at 2:33 am

    Love the card and the prizes.

  52. judy March 27, 2015 at 3:00 am

    Lovely card and another awesome prize package. Happy birthday!

  53. Monique Leslie March 27, 2015 at 3:11 am

    Oh that’s a sweet card.

  54. Michele Washburn March 27, 2015 at 3:45 am

    What a great card! Takes me right back to the 70’s, with the string art! Happy Birthday!

  55. carolyn bennett March 27, 2015 at 4:31 am

    I would love to learn more about string art? Does this start from a stencil or is it freehand?

  56. Tilly Pacheco March 27, 2015 at 4:39 am

    Wow how neat is that string art card. Thanks to all sponsors for such fab gifts!

  57. Janine Rachau March 27, 2015 at 4:43 am

    Gorgeous card!! Thanks to all the great sponsors to add to the party fun. Lovin the prizes!

  58. Pam Young March 27, 2015 at 5:10 am

    Love the card!! Happy Birtday SCT!!

  59. Betcei March 27, 2015 at 5:20 am

    This is my favourite 9th birthday card so far…I LOVED doing string art as a child, and this brought back wonderful memories! Love the prizes you are giving away also!

  60. NinaS March 27, 2015 at 5:30 am

    What a great idea for a card. Another fabulous prize.

  61. Annette Allen March 27, 2015 at 5:34 am

    that card is so totally awesome.. i love it..
    thanks for the fun giveaway.. yay

  62. Rebecca Yahrling March 27, 2015 at 5:45 am

    Awesome idea for a card! Happy birthday, SCT! Thanks for the chance to win great prizes.

  63. JoAnn March 27, 2015 at 5:50 am

    Love day six on the birthday party celebrations! Best.day.yet.

  64. Teresa March 27, 2015 at 5:54 am

    Oh wow! Such fabulous prizes!!

  65. Helen Van Daalen March 27, 2015 at 5:58 am

    I LOVE that card. Thanks for the chance to win some awesome prizes.

  66. Chris Cross March 27, 2015 at 6:05 am

    Loving your celebration and the great giveaways you are sharing!!!

  67. Terri W March 27, 2015 at 6:05 am

    Wow the stitching on that card is wild!

  68. Jenn Zawadzki March 27, 2015 at 6:08 am

    Another great giveaway
    Thanks Jenn Z

  69. Valerie W March 27, 2015 at 6:10 am

    I love that card! What a great idea. Great prizes! Thanks

  70. Tracey March 27, 2015 at 6:15 am

    Loving the string art! Looks fabulous!

  71. Deepa Lakshman March 27, 2015 at 6:28 am

    What a cool idea for a card. I would love to try it but I am not that great with”stitching”. Love the amazing prizes. Simple Storieshas become a new fav for me. I would love to win any of these prizes. Keeping my fingers crossed.

  72. Gabriella March 27, 2015 at 6:29 am

    Love the term loot bag, feel like a kid going to a birthday party

  73. Amy K March 27, 2015 at 6:35 am

    LOVE the string art! Simple Stories is a favorite…another great day of giveaways! Thanks for the chance.

  74. Debby March 27, 2015 at 6:44 am

    Another great idea! Love the texture of the the string art! Love the prizes too!

  75. Janice March 27, 2015 at 6:46 am

    Love the retro string art and the fabulous gieaways!

  76. Paulette Sarsfield March 27, 2015 at 6:54 am

    “I am” in love! Thanks for all of your birthday sharing, it’s been a lot of fun 🙂

  77. Sherri M March 27, 2015 at 6:54 am

    Love the card.I will hv to try the string art, Such a cool idea.

  78. Kris M. March 27, 2015 at 6:59 am

    Just when I thought that the prize packages couldn’t get any better! Thanks to the sponsors for these wonderful gifts.

  79. Joan VanCourt March 27, 2015 at 7:06 am

    Oh, darling card. I need to give needle art a try. I love Simple Stories and Paper Smooches. Great companies. Thanks to Simple Stories and PS for the awesome giveaways.

  80. Kathy D March 27, 2015 at 7:14 am

    Oh, the string art card is fabulous! And the birthday loot for today – WOW! Thanks to all of the great sponsors!

  81. Tina Phillips (TK) March 27, 2015 at 7:25 am

    Love the string art card, brings back memories lol. What a great prize today too! As always, thanks for the inspo and a chance to win!

  82. Heather P March 27, 2015 at 7:39 am

    Great card! I love the use of the thread to decorate the number.

  83. Amy Hanschen March 27, 2015 at 7:41 am

    A special birthday indeed! Wow! The gifts are amazing, reflecting the amazing companies…Simple Stories and Paper Smooches! So fine!

  84. Tammy March 27, 2015 at 7:43 am

    I would love to see a step by step for that string art! Very cute. Thanks for the opportunity to win one of these fantastic prizes!

  85. Tami B March 27, 2015 at 7:46 am

    What a great idea for a card. I’ve never even thought of doing string art on a card before, but I love it.

  86. Birgit March 27, 2015 at 7:46 am

    What a fun card! Makes me think of those lace-up boards from when I was young. Thanks for the chance to win!!

  87. linda s March 27, 2015 at 7:54 am

    Isn’t the card beautiful! So unique! Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  88. Marilyn E March 27, 2015 at 8:00 am

    Thank you for always motivating me with such a variety of creations! Happy Birthday SCT!

  89. Su K March 27, 2015 at 8:03 am

    Am very interested in the new string art projects. How clever.
    These prizes are fantastic.

  90. Nicole H March 27, 2015 at 8:06 am

    I love the string art and think it would be great on a birthday card. Now I just need to leave myself enough time ahead to make it. Thanks for the inspiration!

  91. Judy March 27, 2015 at 8:09 am

    Thanks so much Simple Stories and Paper Smooches, your prizes are amazing. The string art card is very creative – I remember string art from the 60s.

  92. Carol H. March 27, 2015 at 8:12 am

    Thank you Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for awesome prizes. Who wouldn’t love to win those?! I love the stitched card!

  93. Jessica March 27, 2015 at 8:24 am

    Awesome card, I love the use of string on the number. Awesome prizes too!

  94. Vicki March 27, 2015 at 8:25 am

    I love how several techniques are being combined together in one project. This crafting world is on top of trends and fun!

  95. sjmcclelland March 27, 2015 at 8:31 am

    Great idea for a card. One of my favourite people is turning 9 next month and I may “borrow” this idea. As always, a great give away.

  96. Manda March 27, 2015 at 8:35 am

    Ooh, I think I’m detecting a new trend! Love the string art card! Today’s prizes are fabulous too!

  97. Nylene March 27, 2015 at 8:38 am

    What a cute card. I love the stitching. Great “loot bag”! Thanks for a chance to win.

  98. Bevb March 27, 2015 at 9:01 am

    First of all, that is a great card, what a neat idea to mark and stitch the number, love it. Thanks to Simple Stories for their prize of this fabulous way to document ‘your story’. Also to Paper Smooches for a $50. gift card. Wow, getting to pick exactly what you want and need. Perfect. your sponsors are very generous and I can see why, you guys are fantastic and always thinking and giving and inspiring. Happy 9th birthday SCT.

  99. Dawn Hopkins March 27, 2015 at 9:03 am

    I love Nancy’s card!
    And thank you SCT, Simple Stories, and Paper Smooches for the awesome giveaway!

  100. Leanne S March 27, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Love the string art card. Thanks for another opportunity.

  101. Jeanne Coto March 27, 2015 at 9:07 am

    Such a cute idea! Been so inspired all week! Thanks to all!

  102. Susan P March 27, 2015 at 9:10 am

    Another fantastic birthday giveaway. Cute card too.

  103. Marcia scantlin March 27, 2015 at 9:13 am

    I am so happy to celebrate your 9th birthday.

  104. Theresa March 27, 2015 at 9:15 am

    I remember string art when we used to use nails on wood, never thought about working it in to paper crafting – What a great idea!

  105. tammy paul March 27, 2015 at 9:28 am

    wow what a great idea. thank you..

  106. Katherine March 27, 2015 at 9:31 am

    LOVE the card! Happy Birthday!

  107. Judy W. March 27, 2015 at 9:36 am

    Cute card with the string art. Happy B-Day SCT!

  108. Jean Marmo March 27, 2015 at 10:04 am

    Wonderful card!String art is really hot right now! More wonderful prizes. Thank you to the sponsors!

  109. Kailash March 27, 2015 at 10:04 am

    Wow that string art project is so cool, love it!!!

  110. Judy Stiles March 27, 2015 at 10:10 am

    Love the birthday card …. definitely going to try this technique! Great, great prizes today, too!

  111. Myra March 27, 2015 at 10:16 am

    The fun never stops. Love the ideas.

  112. tammy kist March 27, 2015 at 10:16 am

    love the card…reminds me of the string art of the 70’s 😉

  113. Scrappin' Diva - Cindy B March 27, 2015 at 10:24 am

    Great string art! Fabulous prizes! One great birthday celebration!

  114. Kelly A. Crowl March 27, 2015 at 10:27 am

    look at that thread work on the card…amazing and unique! and the loot…oh la la!

  115. Tilly Pacheco March 27, 2015 at 10:32 am

    NINE, NINE CONGRATS ON NINE years, well done Catherine and SCT. Wonderful ideas and super prizes

  116. Jena Baker March 27, 2015 at 10:34 am

    Happy Birthday to you!! Thanks for the chance to win these great prizes!

  117. paullette March 27, 2015 at 10:44 am

    Nice prize pkgs. and interesting card with the stitching.

  118. jengd March 27, 2015 at 10:46 am

    Cute 9! Thanks for the chance at such fantastic prizes!

  119. Claude Campeau March 27, 2015 at 10:47 am

    That card is so great, I want to try it!

  120. Margaret Roberts March 27, 2015 at 10:57 am

    Have never tried string art on a card – will have to give it a whirl! And another great goodie bag – this has been an amazing week of prizes!

  121. Cheryl Sager March 27, 2015 at 10:58 am

    As needlecrafting/sewing is another hobby of mine, love the combination of paper and string!! (Happy Birthday SCT!!)

  122. Sherry Stanley March 27, 2015 at 11:07 am

    what a beautiful card you alway bring such great ideas and again another great give away. I alway enjoy finding out about new products and great ideals
    thanks SCT

  123. Sandi Pressley March 27, 2015 at 11:10 am

    I soooo love this new collection from Simple Stories…it is destined to be their most popular yet and Paper Smooches? My favorite stamp company! Thanks for another awesome prize.

  124. Debbie Lamboo March 27, 2015 at 11:12 am

    I loved string art as a child! What a great idea!

  125. Janice B March 27, 2015 at 11:24 am

    WOW, another great gift day & card Idea. Happy #9.

  126. NinaN March 27, 2015 at 11:25 am

    Happy Birthday!!!! Fabulous job with the card! So fresh and fun!
    And who wouldn’t love to win the awesome prizes from Simple Stories and Paper Smooches! I know I sure would!

  127. Suzi March 27, 2015 at 11:32 am

    Fun fun fun!

  128. Stephanie Rafos March 27, 2015 at 11:38 am

    I love this card such a fun technique and thank you simple stories and PS for more amazing giveaways

  129. Mary-Anne V. March 27, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    Two great companies…love their products!

  130. Tiffany March 27, 2015 at 12:04 pm

    Love the card! Can’t imagine how long it took to make. The stitching looks like it took a while! Love it and in love with the giveaway! That Simple Stories collection has been on my wish list since I saw it released at CHA. Thanks for the chance to win!

  131. Andrea T March 27, 2015 at 12:15 pm

    I love the string art design on this card. Happy Birthday SCT!!!!

  132. Jennifer Scull March 27, 2015 at 12:26 pm

    I remember doing string art when I was a little girl. thanks for the trip down memory lane with that adorable card!
    such a fun giveaway today, too! 🙂

  133. michelle t March 27, 2015 at 12:29 pm

    Such a fun card, what an intricate design. So neat. Thanks very much for a chance to win. Michelle t

  134. Sandy Lewis March 27, 2015 at 12:31 pm

    Great string art! Happy Happy Birthday to you!

  135. Dolly March 27, 2015 at 12:33 pm

    So cool!!
    Great prize pack also!! 😀

  136. Sue McRae March 27, 2015 at 12:40 pm

    How fun is that string art card!

  137. Miriam Prantner March 27, 2015 at 12:45 pm

    Loving the stitching on the card, and love both these companies. Thanks for the chance to win!

  138. Deborah Feletti March 27, 2015 at 1:05 pm

    Thanks for a chance to win! Especially loving the ‘I AM’ from Simple Stories but both are great prizes!

  139. Vicki Smith March 27, 2015 at 1:13 pm

    A string art card, what next? You are only limited by your imagination. Thank you to all the wonderful sponsors!!!

  140. Helen Gullett @ Living My Given Life March 27, 2015 at 1:13 pm

    Oh my goodness… this string birthday card is amazing and so cool!!!!!!! And another amazing giveaway prize. Thank you for sharing with us!

  141. Karen Lingel March 27, 2015 at 1:16 pm

    Love the “9” card — nice idea. Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  142. Erin D March 27, 2015 at 1:22 pm

    Great prizes today. It’s fun celebrating with you.

  143. Dawn Skene March 27, 2015 at 1:22 pm

    Love the string art on this card!

  144. LouAnn V March 27, 2015 at 1:27 pm

    Stunning card. I love the look of string art.

  145. Laura Turcotte March 27, 2015 at 1:30 pm

    oh my cheese!!! More amazing prizes!!!! Love all the inspiration!

  146. Cathy Sobotka March 27, 2015 at 1:35 pm

    Hip hip hoorah! It’s your 9th birthday!

  147. Terri Burson March 27, 2015 at 1:40 pm

    That is such a pretty and creative card. I love it!

  148. Carla Hundley March 27, 2015 at 1:49 pm

    Cute design and
    Happy Friday everyone!
    Carla from Utah

  149. Chris Baker Cox March 27, 2015 at 1:51 pm

    Very cute card. I remember when string art was big in the 70’s I was a huge fan!!

  150. Sheree Delaney March 27, 2015 at 1:56 pm

    Wow another great day of prizes!
    Thanks for the chance to win!

  151. Ann Stam March 27, 2015 at 2:30 pm

    I love the string art cards. Have received several from Europe and am happy to see them on the markets in North America. Keep them coming.

  152. karenladd March 27, 2015 at 2:31 pm

    Oh my goodness, what amazing cards and prize packages!! Happy 9th birthday SCT!!

  153. Gramma Dee March 27, 2015 at 2:31 pm

    LOVE that stitched card! So many of these ideas can be used for either cards or scrapbook pages. Thanks for the inspiration!

  154. Lynne in NI March 27, 2015 at 2:33 pm

    Cool card, and great giveaway too!

  155. Laurie Black March 27, 2015 at 2:34 pm

    The card is so creative, I would never have thought to do string art like that. Really cool idea.

  156. shartl March 27, 2015 at 2:36 pm

    What an impressive stitched card! Loving all the giveaway packages!

  157. Tammi boonstoppel March 27, 2015 at 2:42 pm

    Another fun card! Happy 6 day of celebrating your 9 th birthday!

  158. Gail L. March 27, 2015 at 2:49 pm

    Great card & loot bags!
    Have a great weekend!

  159. Julie Golding Page March 27, 2015 at 2:52 pm

    Impressive string art – and prizes!

  160. Pauline Gaudet March 27, 2015 at 2:54 pm

    Love this idea!! My next birthday card project!

  161. Kathy Molina March 27, 2015 at 2:58 pm

    The string art is so pretty!! Thanks for the chance to win such wonderful prizes from Simple Stories and Paper Smooches! Happy Birthday! 🙂

  162. Diane March 27, 2015 at 3:01 pm

    I love hand stitching and this string art is amazing! I may have to scrap lift this idea. These prizes are also amazing. Happy Birthday and thank you.

  163. Janet Zeppa March 27, 2015 at 3:06 pm

    Awesome, awesome, awesome prizes!!!

  164. Ali M. March 27, 2015 at 3:11 pm

    Many more happy years of SCT!

  165. Dana W March 27, 2015 at 3:21 pm

    Gorgeous card!! Love the string!! Thanks for the giveaway!!

  166. Robin B. March 27, 2015 at 3:21 pm

    I love Simple Stories and Paper Smooches!! Thank you for another day of fantatstic giveaways.

  167. Ava Gavloski March 27, 2015 at 3:33 pm

    sweet card and thanks for your leadership for 9 yrs in our industry

  168. Vickey e. March 27, 2015 at 3:40 pm

    String art? Way cool. Fun birthday celebration!

  169. Peggy Sobey March 27, 2015 at 3:49 pm

    Wow! Your friends sure do treat us well. Those are such awesome gifts. I mean seriously? Never mind a big “SCT thank you”, I’ll give them a humongous thank you hug from us!

  170. Leslie Gilvar March 27, 2015 at 4:04 pm

    Great card! Fun give aways!

  171. Mary Holshouser March 27, 2015 at 4:09 pm

    Love the string art number. Haven’t done that in a long time.
    Need to get busy and do it again.
    Paper Smooches has great stamps.
    Another fun loot bag.
    Happy Birthday SCT

  172. Jody M. March 27, 2015 at 4:12 pm

    The big 9 already?! Congrats!

  173. Suzi Metcalfe March 27, 2015 at 4:13 pm

    So much to learn about embellishment! Thank you!

  174. Violet March 27, 2015 at 4:16 pm

    Love the string art – I haven’t done that for a few years now but maybe it’s time I got back to it. all the products are ones that I would use.

  175. SandraA March 27, 2015 at 4:17 pm

    Another great package of prizes. Thank you so much!

  176. C. Brocklesby March 27, 2015 at 4:19 pm

    Wonderful card! Thank you Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for sponsoring Day 9!!! Love all your products..:)

  177. theCook March 27, 2015 at 4:37 pm

    That string art is fun! Great sponsor prizes today too!

  178. Debby M March 27, 2015 at 4:46 pm

    Love string art. Brings back a lot of memories!

  179. Cynthia Baldwin March 27, 2015 at 4:49 pm

    Wonderful card! Love string art and will have to do this for a family member’s birthday card.
    And WOW what wonderful prizes today! Simpke Stories and Paper Smooches are awesome!!
    Thanks for the chance SCT, and again, happy birthday!

  180. Betty-Ann March 27, 2015 at 4:52 pm

    …love the stitching…great prizes!!!

  181. Vicky March 27, 2015 at 4:57 pm

    Wow, that card is amazing! I wanna make one with a stitched letter or number as well, what a great idea!

  182. diana March 27, 2015 at 5:05 pm

    Great card! Happy 9th! 😉

  183. Nicole Doiron March 27, 2015 at 5:10 pm

    I LOVE the string art card! Absolutely fabulous!

  184. Teresina March 27, 2015 at 5:23 pm

    More great prizes for a lucky winner to win on SCT 9th birthday celebration!

  185. Sandy Ross March 27, 2015 at 5:29 pm

    Amazing card…love the string art! Fabulous inspiration! And the prizes are amazing!!!

  186. Karen S March 27, 2015 at 5:32 pm

    Discovered Simple Stories at Crop and Create Moncton….wonderful products.

  187. Heather H. March 27, 2015 at 5:41 pm

    I love the string art card!!! And the loot bag too!!!

  188. Janet Cobb March 27, 2015 at 5:55 pm

    Love the string art and the giveaway!!

  189. Irene W March 27, 2015 at 6:01 pm

    Looks complicated but really easy. Thanks for the chance to win the prizes.

  190. SuzanD March 27, 2015 at 6:25 pm

    Love the card. Reminds me of playing with spirograph. Oops I’m showing my age.

  191. Creative M March 27, 2015 at 6:26 pm

    Super cute and COOL! Awesome card!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  192. Jen March 27, 2015 at 6:32 pm

    Love this!

  193. Cindy L March 27, 2015 at 6:34 pm

    Talk about bringing back memories! I used to make string art designs for fun all the time as a kid. LOVED seeing it pop up here today. I’m so inspired!

  194. Sarah Webb March 27, 2015 at 6:34 pm

    Happy birthday! Love the amazing prizes! Thank you for the chance!

  195. ColleenB March 27, 2015 at 6:40 pm

    I haven’t done string art in a long time, thanks for the reminder of something different. The prizes keep getting better and better.

  196. Therese Arsenault March 27, 2015 at 6:46 pm

    Brings back memories when I was in school. We used to do string art in geometry to learn angles. Fun!!!

  197. Brandi R March 27, 2015 at 7:18 pm

    Super fun card! Love it ♥

  198. Joan March 27, 2015 at 7:23 pm

    Love the prizes…thanks again

  199. Jody Ward March 27, 2015 at 7:25 pm

    I have heard so much about the I am collection–would love to be able to use it!!

  200. Mary Moore March 27, 2015 at 7:36 pm

    I’ve tried string art – love the texture it gives to pages – hope I’m a lucky winner

  201. Fay Jeffcoate March 27, 2015 at 7:44 pm

    Thank you SCT, for the chance to win such great give aways from Simple Stories and Paper Smooches

  202. Julie B March 27, 2015 at 7:45 pm

    And what a loot bag! Thank you……

  203. Janet Storey March 27, 2015 at 7:52 pm

    The string art card is so original. Everyone has had very clever ideas for your birthday celebration. Great prizes from Simple stories and Paper Smooches.

  204. Elizabeth C March 27, 2015 at 7:52 pm

    Very cool card! Plus the prizes are nothing to sneeze at either! Happy Birthday SCT!

  205. Lady Fair March 27, 2015 at 7:58 pm

    Very cute string art, but I don’t think I could do it justice. Thanks for the chance to win more awesome products from your partners!

  206. stephpez March 27, 2015 at 8:20 pm

    The card is so original and fun! Love it! 🙂

  207. Carmen L March 27, 2015 at 8:25 pm

    Great prizes! Love the string art!

  208. Carol B March 27, 2015 at 8:33 pm

    Such a cool technique! I remember doing string art as a child, so fun!
    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007 (at) gmail(dot) com

  209. Angele James March 27, 2015 at 8:43 pm

    Love this inspiration. And, thanks for the chance at another wonderful prize.

  210. Lindarub March 27, 2015 at 8:49 pm

    Love the card and prize.

  211. Memoriesbymanda March 27, 2015 at 9:25 pm

    Oh My! I’d be so happy with either of these prizes! Thank you so much!!

  212. Betty Boutilier March 27, 2015 at 9:25 pm

    Two more great additions to the loot bag!
    The sting technique for the card is very cool.
    Who couldn’t shop for Paper Smooches with that gift certificate .
    Love playing with Simple Stories.
    Happy 9th Birthday SCT

  213. Cheryl March 27, 2015 at 9:38 pm

    Wow! lots of great prizes and cool cards. thanks for the opportunity. Cheryl

  214. Judy March 27, 2015 at 9:41 pm

    There’s a lot of love in that card. The prize package is super. Thanks for the chance to win some amazing products. And again, congratulations on 9 years.

  215. Stacy V March 27, 2015 at 9:55 pm

    Happy Happy Birthday SCT! I AM…super duper excited!

  216. Alison March 27, 2015 at 10:42 pm

    Wow, those are great prizes!!!

  217. Michelle B March 27, 2015 at 10:43 pm

    Absolutely love that card!!!
    Thank you Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for some amazing prizes!

  218. Sue Moody March 27, 2015 at 10:43 pm

    Super prizes. Thanks for the chance to win

  219. Fiona H March 27, 2015 at 10:50 pm

    it seriously just keeps getting better. what beautiful prizes

  220. Gaby March 27, 2015 at 10:56 pm

    Great card. Love the inspiration.

  221. Eryn March 27, 2015 at 11:00 pm

    Awesome card! Great prizes!!

  222. Nina Oelke March 27, 2015 at 11:12 pm

    Love the card. Different but I love it. Great prizes from Paper Smooches and Simple Stories 🙂

  223. Christine VDB March 27, 2015 at 11:14 pm

    Another great birthday present thanks for letting us celebrate with you for your 9th Birthday

  224. K. Christen March 27, 2015 at 11:20 pm

    Thank you Paper Smooches and Simple Stories for the amazing loot bag! The string art idea is great! I think it would be good on a scrapbook page, too!

  225. lisa808 March 27, 2015 at 11:22 pm

    Fun stitching and prizes.

  226. Majken Pullin March 27, 2015 at 11:24 pm

    Awesome card and prize!! Happy birthday SCT!!

  227. Gisele March 27, 2015 at 11:33 pm

    Love that card, awesomeness!! Keep eating cake!!

  228. Traci R. March 27, 2015 at 11:40 pm

    Fabulous card and thank for a chance to win some awesome prizes!

  229. chark March 27, 2015 at 11:49 pm

    wow–that card’s a keeper!

  230. Regina Furman March 27, 2015 at 11:52 pm

    Wow! More great prizes from great companies! Gotta love crafting

  231. ineke March 28, 2015 at 12:03 am

    I’m enjoying the party and the chances to win you’re amazing prizes! Well done STC!

  232. Stephanie DiSabato March 28, 2015 at 12:05 am

    That stitching is beautiful! Love the I AM stuff!

  233. Brenda Olvera March 28, 2015 at 12:07 am

    Nice Card! Great Giveaway!!

  234. Sandy Clinton March 28, 2015 at 12:28 am

    Love the stitched card! Happy birthday SCT!

  235. Emmaeh March 28, 2015 at 12:42 am

    I AM so happy for SCT to be celebrating their birthday. I AM so excited to read the blog each and every day – amazing inspiration. I AM totally impressed by paper smooches… Super cute stamps! I AM crossing my fingers to win this prize because I AM in love with the I AM paper! Thanks for a chance to win!

  236. Amber R. March 28, 2015 at 1:14 am

    Ohhh…super cute! someone is going to be very happy!

  237. Pam Smith March 28, 2015 at 2:34 am

    Terrific idea, will have to give the string art a try! Thanks for the tip!

  238. Regina March 28, 2015 at 3:12 am

    pretty card!

  239. Carey Nusbaum March 28, 2015 at 3:51 am

    What a cool string art card! Awesome! The prize giveaways are fabulous too! Thank you sponsors! Happy Birthday SCT!

  240. Nancy A March 28, 2015 at 4:03 am

    Great string card!

  241. Sandi Marson March 28, 2015 at 5:09 am

    Cute card! Thanks for 9 years of inspiration!

  242. Lucinde March 28, 2015 at 6:02 am

    Thanks for a chance to win!

  243. Sheila March 28, 2015 at 6:34 am

    Amazing prizes and companies. I love the designs and ideas from SCT and their sponsors.

  244. bette March 28, 2015 at 6:55 am

    Wonderful 9th celebration card and prizes. Such great fun and inspiration to look at! thank you!

  245. Kim K March 28, 2015 at 7:01 am

    I just love that card, it’s adorable!

  246. Beth March 28, 2015 at 7:16 am

    Keep up the great work and may you continue having more and more birthdays!!!

  247. Char March 28, 2015 at 8:01 am

    Wow, the card is awesome!! I love the string art, never thought of doing that! Thank you for sharing. Fantastic prizes, as always, thank you for the opportunity!

  248. Vivian D March 28, 2015 at 8:49 am

    Happy birthday! Hope there are many many more?. I enjoy the ideas and posts!,

  249. Louise johnson March 28, 2015 at 9:00 am

    Amazing card and string art. Thanks for a chance to win!

  250. Mae Rafuse March 28, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Love the card!Thanks for the chance to win!

  251. Shannon March 28, 2015 at 9:13 am

    Just started dabbling in string art and hand stitching — great inspiration from this card. And the PRIZES so generous! Thanks Sponsors and sct.

  252. Terri Damgaard March 28, 2015 at 9:15 am

    Thanks for the chance to win such nice prizes!

  253. Judi Violet March 28, 2015 at 9:31 am

    Love the stitching of the number 9. Gonna have to scraplift that one. It never fails to amaze me how creative people are. Thanks for an opportunity to win another great prize!!

  254. Ruby C March 28, 2015 at 9:56 am

    Love that string art #9. Can’t make it to Crop & Create but I can do the others. I had no idea you had so many boards on Pinterest! I am loving this celebration!

  255. Karina M March 28, 2015 at 10:24 am

    What a great string art card, and so inspiring! Love it!

  256. Cori G March 28, 2015 at 11:14 am

    What a cute card!

  257. Sheri Knipp March 28, 2015 at 11:23 am

    Day 6 9th Birthday Celebration is great, Thank you Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for these amazing prizes in today’s “loot bag!”

  258. Janet March 28, 2015 at 11:24 am

    Wow that is such a cool technique!! Love it!!!

  259. Mendi Yoshikawa March 28, 2015 at 11:39 am

    Love this idea with the stitched number 9. Happy Birthday to my favorite magazine! 🙂

  260. Anastasia M. March 28, 2015 at 11:59 am

    I love love Simple Stories and use their pocket pages. Thanks for the giveaway!

  261. EnchantmentsWanderer March 28, 2015 at 12:31 pm


  262. taramck March 28, 2015 at 12:38 pm

    love this card totally trying this… thanks SCT and our amazing sponsers.

  263. Lori Kelly March 28, 2015 at 12:49 pm

    Love string art!

  264. Veronica March 28, 2015 at 1:28 pm

    A week celebration!! The prizes are wonderful!!!

  265. carolrea@sympatico.ca March 28, 2015 at 1:48 pm

    Thank you Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for these amazing prizes in today’ “loot bag!” AGAIN happy 9th birthday SCT.

  266. Kerri C. March 28, 2015 at 1:57 pm

    Love, love, love!

  267. Tammy Lever March 28, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    OMG! String art totally brings me back to when I was a kid! I would have never thought to use it in my crafting now! What a great inspirational card! I will have to try this one, most definitely!

  268. SNAZZY JJ March 28, 2015 at 2:51 pm

    Love the string art, love your magazine and love these give aways!

  269. Janet Tidd March 28, 2015 at 3:19 pm

    I love the “I AM” from simple stories!! Happy Birthday is such fun!!

  270. Cheryl March 28, 2015 at 3:28 pm

    Love the card and the prizes keep getting better.

  271. Janice Macfarlane March 28, 2015 at 4:37 pm

    Another great loot bag! I love birthday celebrations!

  272. Mathwie March 28, 2015 at 4:41 pm

    Beautiful card. I love the colors and the needle work. And Simple Stories’ “I am” collection is one of my favorite…

  273. Charlotte Brochu March 28, 2015 at 5:32 pm

    Love the card! Great idea!

  274. Janis in ID March 28, 2015 at 5:45 pm

    Love the stitched card!!!
    WOW…what a generous giveaway!!! Thank you to all the fabulous sponsors!!!
    <3 J
    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

  275. Jan G March 28, 2015 at 8:02 pm

    Really cute string art card.

  276. Bethany Becker March 28, 2015 at 8:21 pm

    Love the string on the card!

  277. Brenna March 28, 2015 at 8:29 pm

    Love the string art card!

  278. Joy Shaw March 28, 2015 at 8:46 pm

    Love Simple Stories!
    Thank-you so much!

  279. Jen March 28, 2015 at 8:59 pm

    Simple stories is my absolute favorite!

  280. Alma Dirpaul March 28, 2015 at 9:03 pm

    Oh I remember doing string art in elementary school. So great to see it back.

  281. kerrinorrod@yahoo.com March 28, 2015 at 9:04 pm

    Awesome prize pack.

  282. Stacie D March 28, 2015 at 9:14 pm

    What a cool card, Nancy! I adore the stitching and string art. Happy BD, SCT!

  283. Isabelle March 28, 2015 at 9:18 pm

    NICE! Love the card!!! 🙂

  284. Donna Sue March 28, 2015 at 9:19 pm

    What a neat technique for a card! Happy 9th!

  285. Frances March 28, 2015 at 9:29 pm

    Such a beautiful card. Happy 9th!

  286. Erica Hettwer March 28, 2015 at 9:33 pm

    Oh, this one is my favorite! Love it!!!

  287. cindy weiffenbach March 28, 2015 at 9:46 pm

    Great prizes today!!!

  288. Heather Robertson March 28, 2015 at 9:53 pm

    fabulous card and fantastic prize

  289. Anita Holmes March 28, 2015 at 9:54 pm

    What a wonderful opportunity to win such amazing gifts!
    Happy 9th!

  290. Tamara@Etcetorize March 28, 2015 at 10:18 pm

    Love the card and the prizes!

  291. Savannah O'Gwynn March 28, 2015 at 10:21 pm

    LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE the string art! LOVE LOVE LOVE the papers and colors! FAB x10000000! THANKS for the chance to win- savannahland2 at comcast dot net

  292. Roxanne March 29, 2015 at 12:47 am

    The string art card is awesome!!!! Happy happy birthday!

  293. Mai March 29, 2015 at 1:32 am

    Awesome card, it looks so random but organized. Thanks for the chance!

  294. Beneta March 29, 2015 at 2:05 am

    I really covet the GC from paper smooches. Thanks for always having amazing sponsors like Simple Stories.

  295. jamie thrush March 29, 2015 at 2:06 am

    Love happy 9 years

  296. Chris March 29, 2015 at 2:13 am

    I love string art. I have a picture in my house from the 70’s that I still like.

  297. Margie Visnick March 29, 2015 at 2:18 am

    Wow!! Super prizes and card!!

  298. Kristie March 29, 2015 at 7:16 am

    Love the string card, what fun!

  299. Charity Chamberlain March 29, 2015 at 8:00 am

    Wow! That is a super cool technique! The number 9 looks fantastic! Love it and love the idea/concept!

  300. TracyM #6773 March 29, 2015 at 9:41 am

    FUN & FABULOUS card Nancy – LOVE your stitched nine!!!
    SERIOUSLY AWESOME prizes too => heading over to give Simple Stories and Paper Smooches a big THANK YOU now 🙂
    THANK YOU for giving us the chance to win!!!

  301. Crystal March 29, 2015 at 9:59 am

    Great giveaway. That is one of my favorite cards!

  302. Laurie March 29, 2015 at 10:23 am

    Awesome idea!

  303. Kim A. March 29, 2015 at 10:39 am

    LOVE the string art! Such fun inspiration every day here at your birthday celebration!!

  304. Jane C. March 29, 2015 at 10:59 am

    Paper Smooches has great products. I love their stamps, especially the sentiments. Simple Stories is nice, too, though I don’t do scrapbooks. Thanks to both for helping you celebrate, and giving us presents!

  305. Monica Chomeczko March 29, 2015 at 11:20 am

    Can honestly say I’ve never seen string art done like that.Love it,Nancy Damiano.Thanks to Simple Stories and Paper Smooches for the prizes to celbrate SCT’s birthday.

  306. Carrie Sedlack March 29, 2015 at 11:44 am

    So much fun.

  307. Colleen March 29, 2015 at 11:47 am

    Beautiful Card! I am going to try it!

  308. Karen March 29, 2015 at 12:04 pm

    Another fantastic prize pack.

  309. Arlene Bonsma March 29, 2015 at 12:16 pm

    Love simple stories, what an awesome way to celebrate!

  310. Michelle P. March 29, 2015 at 12:17 pm

    Love the stitching on the card!
    More great prizes!!

  311. Melody B. March 29, 2015 at 12:46 pm

    I love both of these companies but especially love the idea of a gifr card to buy whatever you might like.

  312. Tracy Dayett March 29, 2015 at 1:10 pm

    Awesome project! Thank you for the inspiration!

  313. Aurelie March 29, 2015 at 1:24 pm

    Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! Any scrapper would be some lucky to win such awesome prizes!

  314. donna o March 29, 2015 at 1:42 pm

    Great ideas for pages and cards, etc. great prizes, too

  315. glenda eden March 29, 2015 at 2:43 pm

    Cool card!

  316. Jennifer March 29, 2015 at 3:14 pm

    Cool string art, Wow what wonderful prizes too!

  317. Anna March 29, 2015 at 3:26 pm

    I’m looking for new ideas all the time, this one is super!

  318. Clare March 29, 2015 at 5:03 pm

    Oooh, Simple Stories! I just saw this line at a store on the weekend and loved it

  319. tinagale March 29, 2015 at 5:15 pm

    Gorgeous string art! thanks for the chance at winning all these fabulous prizes and HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!

  320. Jeanette March 29, 2015 at 5:28 pm

    Love your great project ideas!! Thanks for the chance to win!

  321. colleen F March 29, 2015 at 5:32 pm

    This card reminds me of my childhood. Loved doing string art.

  322. Linda Johnson March 29, 2015 at 5:34 pm

    String art looks like fun. Will have to try it! 2 fantastic prizes!! From 2 great companies!

  323. Johanne Lacombe March 29, 2015 at 5:58 pm

    Another amazing prize. Thanks for the chance.

  324. Netta-Jane March 29, 2015 at 5:59 pm

    That card really is creative! Great way to use the string art trend which is so popular right now. Of course another amazing prize package, it’s your birthday and we’re the ones getting the wonderful gifts!

  325. Lisa Chin March 29, 2015 at 7:17 pm

    I am thinking how I can use the string art idea on a scrapbook page soon . Thanks again for the great prize packs and chance to win.

  326. Cathi Carpenter March 29, 2015 at 7:20 pm

    I soooo love that card! I want to try it out myself!!

  327. ~robin~ March 29, 2015 at 7:36 pm

    Love this!

  328. Lainey March 29, 2015 at 8:08 pm

    Great string art card! And I love Simple Stories!!!!

  329. Rita March 29, 2015 at 8:41 pm

    Great magazines! Great gifts!

  330. kristin Perera March 29, 2015 at 8:44 pm

    Neat technique. Definitely a must try 🙂
    Love this Simple Stories line!!!

  331. SueinMtVernon March 29, 2015 at 8:48 pm

    Happy Sweet 9th Birthday, SCT! I am so grateful for my one remaining physical magazine that I can dog-ear from cover to cover. You are the best!

  332. Michele V March 29, 2015 at 8:51 pm

    I love paper smooches and simple stories!
    So glad they came to the party!
    Thanks for the chance to win!

  333. Tara W March 29, 2015 at 9:01 pm

    You give such great inspiration ideas. Not sure I can always pull them off, but I so enjoy seeing what you will come up with next.

  334. Indy March 29, 2015 at 9:06 pm

    Oh I love the stitched nine! This card is so fun and festive!

  335. Irene Grau March 29, 2015 at 9:37 pm

    Love the thread card! Love Paper Smooches, too! Thanks for the giveaway.

  336. Joan March 29, 2015 at 9:54 pm

    What fun ideas!

  337. Sharon March 29, 2015 at 10:10 pm

    Great prizes. Who can’t use more paper? And who doesn’t love picking out new stuff with a gift card.

  338. Michelle Mattie March 29, 2015 at 10:10 pm

    Love the ‘I AM’ collection from Simple Stories!!

  339. Sara B March 29, 2015 at 10:18 pm

    I love string art! Such a great card and more wonderful prizes and sponsors! Thanks so much.

  340. Linda Chidster March 30, 2015 at 12:57 am

    LOVE the Stitching!!
    Super CUTE Card!!!
    Thanks for the chance to WIN!!!

  341. Gaelle March 30, 2015 at 2:23 am

    Superbe carte, super prix, bravo

  342. Vicki N March 30, 2015 at 7:14 am

    Another great day-another great project and prize.

  343. Carie N. March 30, 2015 at 8:54 am

    Love simple stories!!! OMG, what talent on this card!

  344. Yolanda S. March 30, 2015 at 8:55 am

    Great card idea, definitely trying that one. Super cool prizes yet again…it gets better and better!

  345. Angela B March 30, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Love the string art. Beautiful.

  346. Jane Harbit March 30, 2015 at 10:10 am

    Neat card ! Thanks for the prizes

  347. Roz Kelly March 30, 2015 at 10:54 am

    Love the stitching on that card….cool technique! And yet another great prize package….wow!

  348. Helen March 30, 2015 at 11:04 am

    I just love anything by Simple Stories. All of your sponsors have been so generous in helping celebrate your grand accomplishments. Happy Birthday!

  349. Kristina Pavlovic March 30, 2015 at 11:31 am

    Great giveaways and happy birthday!!

  350. Kristina Pavlovic March 30, 2015 at 11:42 am

    Thanks for all the wonderful giveaways.Happy birthday!

  351. Rose Stannell March 30, 2015 at 1:35 pm

    I love that card. Awesome.

  352. Kristen March 30, 2015 at 2:51 pm

    Wow! What a great prize!!

  353. Alicia S March 30, 2015 at 3:24 pm

    String Art card looks like fun! Today’s birthday presents are great!

  354. Natalia Vivas March 30, 2015 at 3:37 pm

    I LOVE the sting art!!

  355. Logan March 30, 2015 at 3:43 pm

    I love paper smooches!!

  356. Shawna W March 30, 2015 at 3:55 pm

    Adorable card. Loving the twine

  357. Casey Thrush March 30, 2015 at 4:31 pm

    Happy 9th Birthday!!!!! Here’s to MANY MANY MORE!!!!

  358. Sharon Gullikson March 30, 2015 at 5:24 pm

    I love the string art. It reminds me of my childhood…

  359. Bri Johnson March 30, 2015 at 6:03 pm

    Super fun prize! What great companies!

  360. maureen March 30, 2015 at 6:40 pm

    very creative “9” on the Birthday card. Thank you for a chance to win.

  361. Alison C March 30, 2015 at 7:26 pm

    What a pretty string art 9! Love the pastel colours. It looks so wonderful. Thanks for the chance to help celebrate your ninth birthday!

  362. Pamela McGillin March 30, 2015 at 8:16 pm

    Happy Birthday SCT, thank you for the daily inspiration & for the wonderful prizes.

  363. Shelley March 30, 2015 at 8:18 pm

    Awesome giveaways!

  364. Carmen March 30, 2015 at 8:34 pm

    String is always looks so amazing…one day i’ll try it. Haha.

  365. Andreea R March 30, 2015 at 8:41 pm

    Simply adorable! That’s something I never tried before, have to make courage and try the stitching technique! Thanks for sharing and for the lovely prizes, I absolutely adore Paper Smooches 😀

  366. Steffanie S. March 30, 2015 at 9:49 pm

    Best day yet—LOVE Simple Stories and Paper Smooches!

  367. Bonnie March 30, 2015 at 10:16 pm

    Hope you are having a great celebration with all these great sponsors!

  368. KT Fit Kitty March 30, 2015 at 10:43 pm

    Wow, this is fabulous! Would love to try this! What a neat effect! Thank you for another wonderful giveaway today!

  369. JodyT March 30, 2015 at 11:03 pm

    I LOVE paper Smooches! How fun.

  370. Nancy Ball March 30, 2015 at 11:36 pm

    Happy 9th Birthday! Thank you for the opportunity to win!

  371. Heather Ferguson March 30, 2015 at 11:51 pm

    What fun- haven’t tried string art on a card yet 😉 Loving it! Thanks to all the great sponsors and Happy Birthday!

  372. Annie Dill March 31, 2015 at 12:38 am

    Your prizes each day are eye candy!

  373. Penny Duncan March 31, 2015 at 8:03 am

    Happy Birthday and what a great card!! Love the idea of sewing it….

  374. Deborah March 31, 2015 at 9:37 am

    Would love to try that string art. Amazing prizes again!!

  375. Audrey R March 31, 2015 at 10:30 am

    Happy birthday, beautiful card. Love the pize, huge fan of simple stories and paper smooches. Thanks.

  376. diane Gyorfi March 31, 2015 at 11:25 am

    Great idea and awesome giveaways!!!

  377. EnchantmentsWanderer March 31, 2015 at 11:59 am

    Beautiful card.Thanks for a chance.

  378. Abbie Bryant March 31, 2015 at 12:13 pm

    Happy Birthday!! Great card! I love how the #9 was done! Thank you for sharing, and thank you for the chance win all these fabulous prizes!

  379. Meg March 31, 2015 at 12:40 pm

    I LOVE this color scheme!! thanks so much for the chance! HAPPY BIRTHDAY! 🙂

  380. Deepa M. March 31, 2015 at 1:06 pm

    String art is so trendy – what a great way to incorporate that into a card. Great job!

  381. Kerry Phillips March 31, 2015 at 1:31 pm


  382. Marty H March 31, 2015 at 3:04 pm

    Yes, yes, Paper Smooches and Simple Stories, how wonderful!

  383. Grace Tolman March 31, 2015 at 5:35 pm

    I will have to try the string art trend soon. Thank you for this chance.

  384. Cherie Lawson March 31, 2015 at 8:10 pm

    Another great prize! All the great companies have come out for your birthday celebrations!!

  385. Mae Rafuse March 31, 2015 at 9:49 pm

    Beautiful card!

  386. Jen Barkdull March 31, 2015 at 11:12 pm

    So cool!!! And awesome prizes!!

  387. E. Breen March 31, 2015 at 11:53 pm

    Great ideas, thanks for the two additional items in the loot bag.

  388. Diane April 1, 2015 at 12:02 am

    Love all the ideas.

  389. Jaime Spyksma April 1, 2015 at 12:08 am

    Cute projects! Love the products today!

  390. Rona April 1, 2015 at 12:12 am

    I planning to pick up some of that paper at scrapfest next week!

  391. Mimi R April 1, 2015 at 12:13 am

    Love the string card, I’m going to have to try that!

  392. susan h. April 1, 2015 at 12:16 am

    I have loved and read every single issue. What a great 9 years!

  393. Roxiebear April 1, 2015 at 12:24 am

    I love the string art! Thanks for another chance to win!

  394. Jody Moore April 1, 2015 at 12:34 am

    Great card, thank you sponsors!

  395. Maretta April 1, 2015 at 12:38 am

    Another amazing prize!

  396. Marlene O April 1, 2015 at 12:51 am

    I will definitely have to try this stitching technique. What a great idea.

  397. Rose April 1, 2015 at 12:52 am

    Love the card! Great design! Simple Stories sure knows how to put together an awesome paper pad!

  398. Lynn Petersen April 1, 2015 at 1:07 am

    Awesome card! Thank you for the chance to win these awesome prizes! 🙂

  399. Emilly April 1, 2015 at 1:44 am

    I am…loving all these great creations and giveaways!

  400. Wanda April 1, 2015 at 2:16 am

    This is so fun! String art is so cool!

  401. Nikki Pakkala April 1, 2015 at 2:19 am

    Love the card!!!!

  402. Gina Ames April 1, 2015 at 2:29 am

    How fun! Thanks for the chance to win.

  403. Mel Rc April 1, 2015 at 3:28 am

    I hope I didn’t misunderstand the rules about commenting each day. I’m assuming it’s for each day’s prize post rather than only allowing one daily comment on the entire blog? I’m having a brain fart, ha. D: You can tell I’m new at this… :X Thanks for the chance to win some great prizes for our creativity projects. 🙂 x

  404. Annie Claxton April 1, 2015 at 3:55 am

    Love the string work on the card, what a fun idea, also loving the wonderful party bags! :o)

  405. Jamie Larsen April 1, 2015 at 4:20 am

    another day of great giveaways THANKS!

  406. Anna Luke April 1, 2015 at 5:49 am

    Would love to win this!!

  407. Michele Smith April 1, 2015 at 6:05 am

    Ohhhh Nancy, I love the stitching on this fun card! All of the layers are perfect and that sweet little brad is all you needed to finish this one off. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us! I love Simple Stories and Paper Smooches! Thanks for the chance to win! (I am lovin’ this birthday celebration….I don’t know how you are going to top this on your 10th birthday!!!)

  408. Cara Feeney April 1, 2015 at 6:08 am

    Happy 9th Birthday! Love all the inspiration.

  409. Laura Evangeline April 1, 2015 at 6:11 am

    Happy Birthday SCT!

  410. Trish Allard April 1, 2015 at 6:37 am

    Love paper smooches..they make my cards special

  411. Lynn Lefebvre April 1, 2015 at 6:41 am

    Pretty card! Love the twine!
    Happy Birthday ❤️

  412. Nancy T April 1, 2015 at 6:44 am

    You’re awesome! Thanks for the great give away package. Congrats again on your 9th Birthday.

  413. Christine Winslow April 1, 2015 at 7:07 am

    Thanks for sharing the string art!

  414. RJTeague April 1, 2015 at 7:25 am

    A gift certificate! Cool!

  415. Hanna Lyons April 1, 2015 at 7:33 am

    String art is such a great way to add texture! Thanks for everything.

  416. Elaine Hollander April 1, 2015 at 7:40 am

    I love the string art on the card. Happy birthday SCT.

  417. Maddie April 1, 2015 at 7:40 am

    That string art is crazy! What a neat idea!!

  418. Mary D April 1, 2015 at 7:43 am

    Even more great Ideas – So cute. Might need to use this one for my nieces birthday coming up!

  419. Stephanie Rodgers April 1, 2015 at 7:55 am

    That stitched number 9 is adorable!

  420. Sue A April 1, 2015 at 8:04 am

    Love the string art! Happy Birthday!

  421. Hetty Flikweert April 1, 2015 at 8:04 am

    Love the stitching on the card

  422. Debie Snell April 1, 2015 at 8:11 am

    Cute card – I’m going to scraplift this! Happy Birthday and thanks to the vendors for some great prizes!

  423. Michelle Tidd April 1, 2015 at 8:29 am

    Simple stories is my absolute FAVOURITE!! Love this collection!

  424. erica April 1, 2015 at 8:33 am

    Love the string card, I have to try that!

  425. Sharon April 1, 2015 at 8:35 am

    Not sure if I have the patience for string art – but it sure is pretty!! Thanks for the inspiration!

  426. Heather G April 1, 2015 at 8:40 am

    Very kewl stitching! I’m going to try that next time I stitch on a layout.

  427. Trisha April 1, 2015 at 8:41 am

    What a creative use of string! Love it! Thanks for the opportunity to win that wonderful prize!

  428. Megan April 1, 2015 at 8:44 am

    Love the string and the button.

  429. Carol April 1, 2015 at 8:57 am

    loving the embroidered 9 and big loveeee for simple stories!

  430. jan metcalf April 1, 2015 at 9:01 am

    Paper smooches is a great company! Sweet prizes and Happy Birthday!

  431. Heather McNally April 1, 2015 at 9:13 am

    I am in love with this simple stories line and if I don’t win I’ll be adding it to my stash! Happy Birthday!

  432. Dianne Cameron April 1, 2015 at 9:34 am

    Been away from home for a while and came home to the chance to win some of this wonderful assortment of prizes! What a great surprise! Thank you SCT and happy, happy birthday!

  433. Karen Walker April 1, 2015 at 9:34 am

    Amazing card! Happy Birthday, and thanks for a chance to win a great prize!

  434. Suzy Gray April 1, 2015 at 9:35 am

    Wow so creative. I love I Am. Best collection of the season

  435. gisele April 1, 2015 at 9:39 am

    oh my! such great goodies, Happy Birthday!

  436. Marge G. April 1, 2015 at 9:43 am

    oooohhhh – love Paper Smooches!

  437. Rachel Brathwaite April 1, 2015 at 9:56 am

    Such a great prize..$50 gift certificate plus other goodies!!!

  438. JennB April 1, 2015 at 10:25 am

    love this technique! thanks for the chance to win prizes!

  439. Marilyn April 1, 2015 at 10:31 am

    Thanks for the card. Thanks for the party. Thanks for the loot!

  440. Laura Sanchez April 1, 2015 at 10:32 am

    This card is really fun. Love the yellow polka dot paper peeking out from the sides.

  441. Lena Hillbrand April 1, 2015 at 10:32 am

    I’m a huge fan of Simple Stories! What a great project!

  442. Theresa April 1, 2015 at 10:55 am

    Happy birthday SCT! Thanks for sharing so much with us crafters through the years!
    Thanks Simple Stories and Paper Smooches!

  443. Jessica Brown April 1, 2015 at 10:57 am

    Great card! Love the stitching on it. As always a great giveaway

  444. Muffin Sewell April 1, 2015 at 11:04 am

    Would love to win!

  445. Sandy Lewis April 1, 2015 at 11:07 am

    Lovely string art card – and I’d love to win – thank you for the chance.

  446. Ashley W April 1, 2015 at 11:13 am

    Love the art on the card! Great prize package today!!! Thanks for the chance to win!

  447. sherry butcher April 1, 2015 at 11:13 am

    Great, love this project, have not done string art in years. Thanks for sharing your Birthday.

  448. Cheryl April 1, 2015 at 11:16 am

    Wow! what great prizes. Would really appreciate adding any of them to my stash. Thanks for the opportunity to win and HAPPY 9TH BIRTHDAY SCT!

  449. Tina L. April 1, 2015 at 11:33 am

    Love it!

  450. Meredith Croswell April 1, 2015 at 11:51 am

    Oh how I love my Simple Stories! This prize is fantastic! Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  451. Alana April 1, 2015 at 12:14 pm

    Love simple stories! Happy Happy Birthday!

  452. Valerie April 1, 2015 at 1:09 pm

    That is the COOLEST card!!!!

  453. Michelle Kern April 1, 2015 at 1:15 pm

    Thanks for the chance to win!!!

  454. Aj 318 April 1, 2015 at 1:30 pm

    Love the stitching on that 9!

  455. Christine C. April 1, 2015 at 1:58 pm

    Happy birthday!

  456. Christine P April 1, 2015 at 2:08 pm

    Love the string art! What a special card. Thanks for the chance to win!

  457. Cindy deRosier April 1, 2015 at 2:42 pm

    LOVE the string art card!

  458. Beth Wainright April 1, 2015 at 2:44 pm

    Super cute card. I will have to try that technique. Thanks for a chance to win.

  459. Julie {CalleLillyCafe} April 1, 2015 at 3:10 pm

    IN LOVE with this card! Need to make birthday card for my girl who turns 17 like this!

  460. roseanna crawford April 1, 2015 at 3:15 pm

    Thanks for the chance to win.

  461. Cathy Moore April 1, 2015 at 3:49 pm

    Super cute card! Great idea for the 9!

  462. Pam April 1, 2015 at 3:52 pm

    Awesome technique!!!

  463. Susanne April 1, 2015 at 4:40 pm

    That card is gorgeous – as are the prizes.

  464. Donna Hendrick April 1, 2015 at 4:47 pm

    Happy 9th bday SCT! Thank you for your inspiration! Thanks for the chance to win!

  465. Jessica Bavier April 1, 2015 at 4:59 pm

    So far fun! Another day of great prizes! 🙂

  466. Kiera April 1, 2015 at 5:24 pm

    such a cool way to use stiching.

  467. kim April 1, 2015 at 5:30 pm

    Love all the sponsors.

  468. Melissa Kastner April 1, 2015 at 5:47 pm

    Paper! An addiction I don’t think I can admit to having! 🙂

  469. Amber M. April 1, 2015 at 6:02 pm

    I seriously LOVE Nancy’s card – that thread work is so much fun!!! And Simple Stories and Paper Smooches are the best companies EVER! Love their products and thrilled to see them as sponsors of today’s giveaway 🙂

  470. MarjR April 1, 2015 at 6:08 pm

    Love the stitching on the card-great idea!

  471. Ardis April 1, 2015 at 6:19 pm

    Very retro idea. Would love to win this gift certificate. Thanks for the chance to win.

  472. Brandy J April 1, 2015 at 7:18 pm

    Ooh I’ve been wanting to try Paper Smooches… Great prizes!

  473. Sandi B April 1, 2015 at 8:17 pm

    Love the string art project. Need to give something like that a try. Awesome prizes today.

  474. Diane Standish April 1, 2015 at 8:22 pm

    What an awesome card! Love it! Thanks for the chances for goodies!

  475. Susan Best April 1, 2015 at 8:34 pm

    Wow, the yarn card is amazing as is the gift card, sweet generous kit

  476. Irene Meagher April 1, 2015 at 8:36 pm

    I just love the I Am from Simple stories

  477. Stefanie Haluk April 1, 2015 at 9:17 pm

    I love the stitching for the 9.

  478. Laurie April 1, 2015 at 9:52 pm

    Thank you for the chance to win 🙂

  479. Amie Kiger April 1, 2015 at 9:52 pm

    Seriously?! How awesome, thanks for the chance to feed my paper habit, lol!

  480. Debbie S. April 1, 2015 at 10:07 pm

    Happy Birthday. The sting art is gives me ideas.

  481. Pat Sakrismo April 1, 2015 at 10:24 pm

    Another great prize with great possibilities!

  482. Marion S April 1, 2015 at 11:06 pm

    Very creative card1 Happy Birthday SCT and thanks for the chance to win some great prizes!!

  483. Heather Honeycutt April 1, 2015 at 11:25 pm

    Awesome 9 years!! Thanks to you & your awesome sponsors for this fabulous giveaway!!

  484. VickiF April 1, 2015 at 11:41 pm

    Oh Snap! I would love to make this card with these products.

  485. Marianne C April 2, 2015 at 1:39 am

    Super thanks Simple Stories…love your amazing paper and stamps and….can’t get enough Smoochies!

  486. Paula April 2, 2015 at 5:38 am

    I always wanted to do this technique on a card, now I may just try it.

  487. SUE TH April 2, 2015 at 7:34 am

    What a fun card!!!
    Happy 9th Birthday SCT!

  488. Wendy G April 2, 2015 at 7:42 am

    Fun idea for a card. I like all the paper layers as well. Think I will have to experiment with this technique! Great prizes too.

  489. maria f. April 2, 2015 at 8:51 am

    Happy birthday – love that stitched “9” and your great sponsors today too.

  490. auntie em (emily) April 2, 2015 at 9:57 am

    Love your string art card Nancy! The layering and stitching make it so colourful and fun. 9 years deserves such a pretty card. 🙂

  491. Karrie AJ April 2, 2015 at 10:08 am

    What a clever card, I always love Nancy’s work.

  492. Nancy Briscoe April 2, 2015 at 10:09 am

    Nancy….great name by the way!…love this card… I may have to give it a try!

  493. Joan April 2, 2015 at 10:21 am

    Thanks for the awesome prizes.

  494. Denayc April 2, 2015 at 10:32 am

    Love the string art, I really need to learn how to do this!

  495. Mary Demmons April 2, 2015 at 10:38 am

    Love the string art on this gorgeous card!!

  496. April 2, 2015 at 11:22 am

    I love this card!
    And thanks for the amazing prizes

  497. Ann Jobes April 2, 2015 at 11:42 am

    Oh my, that card takes a lot of patience! Super duper prizes again – wonderful sponsors!

  498. Gina M April 2, 2015 at 11:56 am

    The birthday card is lovely! Thanks again to the great sponsors!

  499. Kialaya April 2, 2015 at 12:53 pm

    I had never seen string art used like this for a card, love it, so original.

  500. Vanessa Bell April 2, 2015 at 1:17 pm

    Love the card. Thanks for the chance to win such amazing prizes.

  501. Nena Micinovac April 2, 2015 at 2:43 pm

    Happy birthday and congratulations! Thanks for the chance to win!

  502. Courtney Lee April 2, 2015 at 5:50 pm

    Simple stories and Paper Smooches?!?!? Swoon. Thanks again for another great prize opportunity!

  503. Barbara Slater April 2, 2015 at 6:08 pm

    Great giveaways!

  504. Patty F. April 2, 2015 at 6:55 pm

    Love that card, beautiful! Happy Birthday SCT, thanks for the chance to win!

  505. Rebecca Simon April 2, 2015 at 7:13 pm

    Happy Birthday!

  506. Sherry Anderson April 2, 2015 at 10:53 pm

    I am loving your Birthday celebration! What an awesome Prize today…I will definitely visit their Facebook pages too give a big thank you from SCT!!

  507. Sharon hack April 3, 2015 at 1:11 am

    You guys are so inventive, string art on a card! Who’d of thunk it!

  508. Carolyn April 3, 2015 at 3:28 am

    Great prizes! Congratulations on 9 years.

  509. Scrappy Barb April 3, 2015 at 8:17 am

    Love that Simple Stories line! Thanks for the chance to win!

  510. Julie A. Shearer April 3, 2015 at 9:21 am

    I love the string art card! Great idea!! Thanks to all of the great sponsors & SCT!!
    Happy 9th SCT!

  511. Caroline T April 3, 2015 at 11:22 am

    Love the I AM collection!! and Paper Smooches!!! Great prizes, thank you and Happy Birthday 🙂

  512. Sheena April 3, 2015 at 12:16 pm

    Congratulations SCT! This is a great bunch of goodies! Love all your creative inspirations!

  513. Anelsie Ramos April 3, 2015 at 12:24 pm

    Happy 9th birthday, SCT!!! I LOVE your magazine!
    These prizes are amazing! Thanks for the chance!!! <3

  514. Taunya Butler April 3, 2015 at 12:31 pm

    This is SO awesome!!! Love that stitched 9!! The stitching looks so good and so precise and professional!! Just really excited about this latest project and prize!!

  515. Amy B. April 3, 2015 at 12:34 pm

    What a fun way to use string! Thanks for the chance to win another amazing giveaway!

  516. Lori Pinky Brown April 3, 2015 at 12:37 pm

    A great combination of two of my favorite crafts – stitching and paper craft. Genius!

  517. Laura April 3, 2015 at 12:56 pm

    Love this card! So creative.

  518. Pamela Morton April 3, 2015 at 1:04 pm

    Love the String Art card idea would love to use this technique on other cards.

  519. jerri April 3, 2015 at 1:46 pm

    thanks for all the great ideas and give aways!

  520. Cindy W April 3, 2015 at 2:52 pm

    Love the stitching on the card! Thanks for the opportunity to win so many great prizes!

  521. terriavidreader April 3, 2015 at 4:57 pm

    Oh yea, our first craft stuff, string!

  522. Denise I April 3, 2015 at 8:52 pm

    Beautiful card!

  523. PammyKay April 3, 2015 at 9:37 pm

    Awesome prizes today. Thanks for the chance to win.

  524. Rachel V April 4, 2015 at 12:21 am

    I think Kim from Paper Smooches summed it up perfectly!

  525. Brittany April 4, 2015 at 3:58 am

    Wowie…that is an incredible loot bag! I want to recreate that card for my daughter’s birthday. She loves string art… Thanks for the inspiration!

  526. Maryann S April 4, 2015 at 4:09 am

    What a great card! Love the ‘string art’ incorporation – truly inspired idea. Thanks for the project & the chance to win a loot bag in your birthday celebrations!! ? ? ?

  527. Tiffani April 4, 2015 at 8:58 am

    Love Paper Smooches! Great prizes this week!

  528. Janet Lamkin April 4, 2015 at 9:49 am

    Amazing prizes–love the Simple Stories line of products. Thanks for a chance to win.

  529. Melinda Koch April 4, 2015 at 10:57 am

    Simple Stories is one of my very favorite companies, love all they do and keep coming out with,.. same with paper smooches….and all these great goodies from a fabulous company too. Happy Birthday.

  530. Patti Neville April 4, 2015 at 11:56 am

    Super cute!

  531. Sandy Belvin Kilkenny April 4, 2015 at 11:57 am

    Love Simple Stories!

  532. Onepinkdaisy April 4, 2015 at 11:57 am

    Pretty string art.

  533. Rosemary Nunn April 4, 2015 at 11:57 am

    Great card and prize!!!

  534. Melanie G April 4, 2015 at 11:58 am

    Happy 9th birthday! Awesome prizes!

  535. Liza P April 4, 2015 at 11:58 am

    Great look in the card, but sewing is definitely not my thing. lol TFS

  536. Margo Smith April 4, 2015 at 11:58 am

    ?amazing string art card! And more generous prizes! Who hoo! ?

  537. Judy T April 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    Happy Birthday!

  538. Jo-Lee April 4, 2015 at 12:01 pm

    Thanks for the inspiration Nancy!

  539. ames April 5, 2015 at 12:38 am

    That stitching = wow!

  540. Laurel April 5, 2015 at 9:10 am

    Always love Simple a Stories, and the 9 on that card is amazing!

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