Altenew November 2018 Stamp/Die/Ink/Sticker Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello everyone and welcome to Altenew’s November 2018 Release Blog Hop!! Today we are showcasing all of the new Stamps and Dies.  If you arrived here from the talented Svitlana Shayevich blog, then you are on the right track. If you arrived here on your own, then you will want to start at the beginning, the Altenew Card Blog so that you don’t miss a thing!

Take a look at my mini journal:

Grateful Stamp Set

This mini journal is so cute! Its an actual book.

Take a look inside:

Grateful Stamp Set

It’s so easy to create as well.

Here’s how:

Cut one sheet of 12 x 12 patterned paper to 8 x 12.

Score the paper in half lengthwise.

Score the paper on the short side in 3 inch intervals.

You will have 8 scored panel measuring 3 x 4 inches each.

Cut along the fold lengthwise, cutting across only 3 panels.

Fold the patterned paper as shown.

Bring the uncut panel together and fold the other pages to form the notebook.

Glue the 2nd and third panel together to from a page. Glue the 4th and 5th panels to form a page and glue the 6th and 7th pages together to form a page.

Create a cover using a 4 x 6.5 piece of patterned paper. Glue the front and back sheets of the notebook.

Paste these two pages to the cover of this mini journal

Decorate the cover.

grateful stamp set

Decorate the inside.


To keep the book close, use a brad to hold the tag and serve as a closure.

Grateful stamp set

Grateful Stamp Set

Let’s take another look:

Grateful stamp set

What is a blog hop without an amazing gift? Yayyy!!


  • Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to SIX lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or Altenew Scrapbook Blog by Sunday, November 18th, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT for a chance to win. The winners will be announced on the Altenew Card Blog and Altenew Scrapbook Blog on Wednesday, October 21th, 2018.
  • In addition I have a $30 gift certificate to giveaway from comments left on this post by Saturday, November 17th at 11:59pm EDT for a chance to win. The winner will be announced on Sunday, October 18th, 2018.

Next Stop on this Blog Hop is the:

Laurie Willison

You do not want to miss out on her amazing creations!!

Just in case you lose your place along the way, here is the complete list of participants so that you can find your way back:

Altenew Card Blog

Altenew Scrapbook Blog

Jennifer McGuire

Therese Calvird

Kathleen Graumüller

Rubeena Ianigro

Erum Tasneem

Olga Moss

Norine Borys

Vicki Boutin

May Sukyong Park

Svitlana Shayevich

Kymona Tracey ←you are here

Laurie Willison

Reiko Tsuchida

Virginia Lu

Vicky Papaioannou

Lilith Eeckels

Sveta Fotinia

Enza Gudor

Alex Syberia

Nicole Picadura

Isha Gupta

Lydia Evans

Zsoka Marko

Rowena M

Keeway Tsao

Zinia Redo

Arjita Sepaha Singh

Agnieszka Malyszek

Laura Jane

Kristina Pokazanieva

Sandra Dietrich

Supplies used:

(Thank you so much for stopping by. Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you.  The Altenew  products were given to me since I’m on the design team.  The other products were personally purchased. This post was not paid or sponsored.)

85 thoughts on “Altenew November 2018 Stamp/Die/Ink/Sticker Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

  1. I love your posts because you make such fun and creative items! I pinned this one! I could see making little books for my grands. They LOVE seeing what Gigi makes and crafting with me. Thanks for inspiring!

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  4. You always come up with something a little different! I love your journal – that is great paper you used on the inside, and I love the design of your cover – great use of the tag!

  5. Hello there Kymona, I must say, your mini journal is gorgeous and your instructions are easy to follow. I’m going to have to try it my self. Great Idea for handmade gifts! Loved it!

  6. Thank you for showing that we are not limited to just cards. You show some unique things and I appreciate you sharing your ideas.

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