Friday, August 9, 2013

Die~Namites Blog Hop

Welcome to the “Premiere” Die~Namites Dies Blog Hop.

 We are so happy that you have chosen to join us!!
Our blog hop will be from August 9th ~ August 11th.
Along the way, you will see creations by our Die~Namite Design Team using the LATEST release of Die~Namites Dies.

The Die~Namites Design Team Members will be sharing with you
how they made their pieces through video and picture tutorials.

 Each of the Die~Namites Design Team Members
will have a secret word.....on their blogs.

Collect all the words, make sure to leave a little love,  to find the secret phrase this will give you one entry into our prize drawing. You will receive additional entries for Liking us on Facebook Signing up for Email Notifications.

We will be awarding one Grand Prize of a $50 Gift Certificate to Die~Namites Dies and 5 ~ $10 Gift Certificates to Die~Namites Dies.

So enough about the logistics....

 Peggy Lee Baker
 Lisa Tottle
 Taniesa Vlasak
 Dunja Dücker
 Susie Moore
 Lynne Forsythe
 Die~Namites Dies

If you have arrived here from Die~Namites Dies blog ( you are in the right place. If you have just arrived in the midst of our Blog Hop please head to the Die~Namites Blog.

 Hope you enjoy the “Premiere” Die~Namites Dies Blog Hop!!!

Here is a start to finish video of me creating a scrapbook layout using the NEW Leaf Branch Die!!! Enjoy...

NEW - Leafy Branch

I decided to create a scrapbook layout with this amazing Die~Namites Die of "Leaf Branch"! Hope you enjoyed the start to finish video!!

My secret word is: "SUCCESS"

Now head on over to Lisa Tottle's blog ( to continue the “Premiere” Die~Namites Blog Hop!!

Here are more photos showing the "leaf branch" die....
Thanks for joining us,
Peggy Lee

Die~Namites Dies-Leaf Branch
Scrapbook paper
Canvas Corp-mixed media glue & burlap
Tattered Angels-Tattered Leather Glimmer Mist
Ranger-Adirondack Color Wash in Butterscotch, Tim Holtz Distress Stains in Forest Moss & Bundled Sage, Distress ink in Brushed Cordurory, Distress inker-Black Soot and Archival ink in Black
Silks Acrylic Glaze in Ice
CTMH Stamp
Prima-mask in Crackle
TheCraftersWorkshop-mask in Mini Chicken wire
Petaloo-Color Me Crazy Flowers
Chicken Wire


  1. PEGGY.....I just LOVE YOU LAYOUT!!!! you ROCK!!! will need to come back and watch your video!! PS....LOVE the die you chose to use....snicker snicker!

  2. Wow Peggy, your Layout is simply gorgeous. I love your work! Such wonderful details, great color combo .... everything is amazing.
    I agree with Lynne, i will have a look for the video later this day. Think it will be awesome :)

    Much Love, Dunja xx

  3. Hi Peggy Thanks for sharing your wonderful video with us and inspiring us with your layout. :)

  4. So beautiful and earthy and you used the leaf die to perfection!!! Wow.. boy that person who designed that die is some artist!!! I LOVE leaf dies!!!! (now I'm snickering!!!) I'm coming back to watch the video after the hop!! xo

  5. That is a beautiful and love that leaf die, I can see so many possibilities with it.

  6. Oh I love this leaf die. So many possibilities.

  7. Really pretty project, Peggy! Love the softness to it all and the leaf adds alot to it. Thanks for sharing.

  8. Wonderful layout!! Thanks for the tutorial!

    Hugs, Sonja.

  9. GREAT PROJECT!lOVED the leaf die! hugs Larelle-Susanne

  10. What a gorgeous die - you've done it justice on your layout!

  11. krcollector@comcast.netAugust 9, 2013 at 10:21 AM

    I love your project. Thanks for sharing.

  12. This is gorgeous!! I just love it!!!


  13. Wowsers!!! This so absolutely stunning and I think your whole project you created is a total success!!! Thanks so much for sharng!!!

  14. I love that your project had such success!! TFS

  15. Thanks for sharing your techniques on this great project.

  16. Oh my goodness Peggy, this is simply beautiful!! I am going to have to invest in those distress inks!!!

  17. Hello Peggy, what a beautiful layout. The dies is just amazing (I love leaves) and I like the combination of all elements. Thank you for sharing the techniques as well

  18. Love your subtle colours so the embellishments don't detract from the image, just enhance it....

  19. Very pretty layout, great use for the leaf die.

  20. I love the leaf die, i think it would be very versatile and sunflowers are my favorite!

  21. sweet layout, thanks for sharing


  22. I enjoyed every minute of your tutorial. I will be stopping by in the future to see your creativity! You had so many techniques rolled up in this that I learned from. Thanks so much for your work making this video.

  23. Great page and great start to the hop.

  24. What a beautiful page. Thank you for the great video showing us how you did all those wonderful, fun techniques.

  25. Love your page using this very intricate leafy die! Like the different colors and your layering! Thanks for sharing your process in your tutorial!

  26. Peggy, your layout is beautiful! And I LOVE the die you chose designed by my hero!!!
    Love your choice of colors for the flower! It is beautiful and I have learned so much!
    Thank you for sharing your talent!

  27. WOW! You've showcased this die in an amazing scrapbook page! Beautifully done!

  28. Thanks so much for sharing your creative talent, and especially for taking part in this blog hop!!!

  29. Gorgeous page, and love your use of the die!

  30. Beautiful- love the die it is definitely on my wish list after seeing your beautiful creation.

  31. Thanks Peggy for sharing this video, I love your project.

  32. I love it that you just used regular copy paper for the branch. I'm always using cardstock for cards and all the extra weight makes the postage more. Copy paper looks great and is light weight. Thanks for the great video.

  33. Thanks for sharing all your fab techniques!! You can never have too many leaves for creating!

  34. I love that not only did you show us the new Die~Namites branch leaf, but that you also did a complete video on how you made each element for the lay out!

  35. Lovely lay-out! Thanks for the nice video!

  36. Your project is beautifully different. Love it.

  37. Very informative, thanks.
    Lavinder in Mid-Missouri

  38. great layout and video - thanks for sharing

  39. I love your layout and the various techniques you used. Very inspirational.

  40. Wow....what a beautiful layout and the video was well done. Thanks for inspiring me.

  41. Peggy your page is beautiful, love all the texture & techniques you used!