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Altenew Craft-A-Flower: Poppy Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hi Lovelies!

It's time for the Craft-A-Flower Poppy Blog Hop with Altenew! Maybe you found your way here from Nicole Watt crafty goodness and next up will be amazing Tania Ahmed to inspire with you with different ways to use this lovely set.

This month's Craft-A-Flower release features the a Poppy flower that is so simple to assemble. Of course there is a Giveaway, so comment before you leave and continue along the hop to see what else you can do with this set. In addition to the Giveaway, be sure not to miss the Special Offer on Washi Tapes for a free gift!!!

The Craft-A-Flower products pair perfectly with the Gradient Cardstock set and Altenew if offering a Craft-A-Flower: Poppy Layering Die Set & Gradient Cardstock Bundle at 5% off, featuring red-toned cardstock. I went in a more unusual direction today, but I hope that you will like it.

A layering guide is also included to help you figure out assembling your own poppy. :-)

The layering guide uses the same red tones the you get in the bundle and will have you making poppies lickety-split!

I think we may all have someone right now who needs our support, could use a hug or is coping with a disappointment or loss.

Most of my cards are fairly loud and that is fine, but I made this card with a particular loved one in mind and wanted a different, perhaps more serene mood for this card.

I used 3 tones of gray cardstock, a black cardstock and a little silver cardstock for my flower centers.

For the card background, I spray-painted white watercolor cardstock with Antique Silver Metallic Ink Spray. I still can't get over how smooth it comes out, it looks like the cardstock came that way...

I want a simple bold sentiment to let my friend know that I care and the "Here For You" Essential Sentiment Strips Die Set said everything I wanted to say.

I love how cards can send hugs across the miles. This color palette may not be everyone's cup of tea, but you can use this layout with whatever colors make your heart sing.

Send someone a paper hug today.


Can't get enough of layering diecuts? Consider signing up for the Craft-A-Flower Monthly Subscription Plan. This is a monthly subscription plan for Altenew's Craft-A-Flower die set. When signed up, you are guaranteed a spot in our monthly Craft-A-Flower releases and will receive a set each month - at a specially discounted price! ($35.99 →$29.99)

Please be sure to check out the details below about the Giveaway and even more inspiration along the Blog Hop!

Special Offer:

Get 25% off ALL Washi Tapes and receive a FREE Gift: (Crafting 101 - Washi Tapes class) from 11/07/2020 at 12:01 AM EST until 11/08/2020 at 11:59 PM EST.

Shop HERE>> Not valid on previous orders. Free gift will be added to cart automatically. Excludes November 2020 release products. 

Giveaway Prizes:

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $30 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog by 11/12/2020 for a chance to win.  Altenew will also draw a winner to receive a $15 gift certificate from the comments left on each designer’s blog on the blog hop list below. All winners will be announced on the Altenew Winners Page on 11/16/2020.

Blog Hop Order:

Be sure to hop along and get inspired by the work of these fabulous designers:


I listed the products that I have used below. Please note that these are compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. I really appreciate your support. All products were personally purchased, except most of the dies which were received from Altenew as part of my Guest Designer package. I was not paid to do this post and love the products that I share. Click on the icons below each product picture to shop with Altenew.


Absolutely stunning card created!!. Love the layers in this new Poppy die!.

Great inspiration. Stay safe.


Nov 10, 2020

Wow! Your card is beautiful and so elegant! I love the silver metallic background!


Nov 10, 2020

Very elegant.Those layers are so pretty. I'm sure your loved one will enjoy and appreciate your card!


This card is gorgeous. Love the grays and silver.


Nov 08, 2020

Oh my goodness! This is so GORGEOUS AND ELEGANT!

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