Spellbinders June 2020 Club Inspiration Blog Hop

Happy Happy Monday! Now day 103 of quarantine here in PA? Crazy I know! I am so excited to be participating in the Spellbinders June 2020 Club Inspiration Blog Hop. As always, Loads of inspiration from some amazing paper crafters!

Let’s get to the cards! I’m sharing a few more Glimmer Kit of the Month projects with a hint of Card Kit of the Month.

The sentiment on this card is part of the Glimmer Kit of the Month. The Flowers and leaves are part from the Card kit of the Month. They go great together!!!

As you know I LOVE Black foil. It looks amazing on Kraft cardstock! And I have another design to share: A simple, masculine Thanks:

For both cards I used black foil, the glimmer hot foil machine and white, black, and Oatmeal cookie (Kraft) cardstock. The gold foil cardstock is from the card kit.



To celebrate this release, Spellbinders is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 3 lucky blog readers – selected from the comments on the Spellbinder’s blog. Hop along for additional chances to win. Giveaway closes on Sunday, June 28th, 11:59 pm EDT. The winner will be announced in the blog hop post the following Tuesday. The winner is responsible for shipping cost, duties and taxes.

Giveaway Number 2:

You can win a $25 Spellbinders Gift Certificate! That’s right in addition to the above, you get another opportunity to win! I will draw a winner from all the comments to receive a $25 Spellbinders Gift certificate. Feel free to leave a comment!

(Please note, store credit (gift certificate) cannot be applied to Club Subscriptions. Store credit can be applied to shop past Club products, Club extras and regular releases.)

NOW IT’S TIME TO HOP: You should have arrived here from Marie Heiderscheit! And next Up is Kathy Clement. We’ve got lots of inspiration waiting for you created by fabulous card makers. Be sure to visit each one of their blogs and leave them some love!

Spellbinders Blog
Tina Smith
Nichol Spohr
Carrie Rhoades
Jackie Pasko
Marie Heiderscheit
Jill Hilliard <— you are here
Kathy Clement
Jennifer Snyder
Bibi Cameron
Virginia Lu
Laurie Willison
Joy Baldwin
Ilina Crouse


Glimmer Kit of the month

Glimmer Machine

Card Kit of the Month

Fancy Edged Rectangles dies

Flannel Life Background Stamp

Fashion Gold

Kyoto Cut & Emboss Folder

White, Black, Oatmeal Cookie and Gold Foil cardstock



  1. Jennifer Snyder
    June 22, 2020 / 11:23 am

    Beautifully crafted.

  2. Dana Roepke
    June 22, 2020 / 11:51 am

    Super cute cards!

  3. Susan Gautreaux
    June 22, 2020 / 1:02 pm

    I love how that touch of gold enhances a black, white and kraft card!!!

  4. Vicki Kroll
    June 22, 2020 / 1:28 pm

    Love the font on the sentiment. The black and white looks so pretty on the kraft paper. Classy cards!

  5. Michelle Halcomb
    June 22, 2020 / 1:38 pm

    Beautiful. I love your clean and simple designs!

  6. Tina S.
    June 22, 2020 / 2:37 pm

    i love the gold die cuts!

  7. June 22, 2020 / 3:44 pm

    Thanks for the amazing inspiration! I have some new ideas for using my supplies. I love the new kits. They are fabulous!

  8. Sherry Somers
    June 22, 2020 / 3:45 pm

    simple and beautiful

  9. Barbara McDonald
    June 22, 2020 / 3:47 pm

    I love the color combination and how simply beautiful they are. Thank you for sharing.

  10. Karyn K Siemering
    June 22, 2020 / 4:10 pm

    Love gold n black very classy

  11. Fabiola Castaneda-Razo
    June 22, 2020 / 4:27 pm

    I really like the clean design and the black on your cards!

  12. dorothyayotte
    June 22, 2020 / 5:48 pm

    I love the black and white cards. So elegant! And the black foil is very impactful. And of course the tan warms it all up.

  13. Yai Marie
    June 22, 2020 / 6:19 pm

    Beautiful cards! Loving the neutral tones you used, very classy.

  14. Cindy Holmes
    June 22, 2020 / 6:49 pm

    Your cards are so cute! I really love your use of gold, black and the kraft paper combination!

  15. bernietk
    June 22, 2020 / 6:55 pm

    I love how you used the black and kraft with the gold.

  16. Brenda S. West
    June 22, 2020 / 7:25 pm

    Wow, Jill, the gold with the Kraft paper is stunning, specially set off with the white and black,too

  17. beccab33324
    June 22, 2020 / 7:44 pm

    Love the color combo of those pretty flowers. Beautiful cards.

  18. June 22, 2020 / 7:44 pm

    Such gorgeous cards! Love the colors you used.

  19. Amy Keller
    June 22, 2020 / 8:08 pm

    Love the color selection! Very classy look!

  20. Amy Keller
    June 22, 2020 / 8:10 pm

    Love your color selection! Such a classy look!

  21. June 22, 2020 / 8:18 pm

    I love your color combinations. Thank you for sharing.

  22. abuela08
    June 22, 2020 / 8:19 pm

    Love the color combinations on you cards. Thank you for sharing.

  23. MaryH
    June 22, 2020 / 9:22 pm

    Simply put they are sophisticated and elegant. I always have loved black and white and the touch of gold enriches the whole design. I agree with your statement about the black foil; which has won me over after seeing how the designers have used this a a key element. Love your choices!

  24. June 22, 2020 / 9:41 pm

    Love your cards! Very simple but sophisticated — especially the first one!

  25. June 22, 2020 / 9:53 pm

    I love the kraft paper, black and white color combo! So elegant and beautiful!

  26. Juanita
    June 22, 2020 / 10:22 pm

    Beautiful cards. I love the tones you incorporated into these cards. They would be grat masculine cards. TFS

  27. Barbara Matthews
    June 22, 2020 / 10:32 pm

    Your cards are so gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.

  28. Marisela Delgado
    June 22, 2020 / 10:41 pm

    Lovely card! So pretty!

  29. Denise Bryant
    June 23, 2020 / 12:27 am

    Love the color combo you used for these pretty cards! So pretty the way you clustered the flowers on your first card! Beautiful foiled sentiments too!

  30. Jacqueline F
    June 23, 2020 / 3:46 am

    Beautiful cards Jill! I really love the color palette with this combination of dies. Gorgeous!

  31. nancy f
    June 23, 2020 / 10:22 am

    Beautiful cards! I really loved my glimmer kits.

  32. June 23, 2020 / 11:54 am

    Very pretty Jill. Love the metallic colors and the pretty arrangement.. awesome kit! Thanks for the inspiration! Stay safe! God bless!

  33. Tessa Serrano
    June 23, 2020 / 12:38 pm

    Beautiful work! I love the neutral colors! The gold work beautifully. Thank you so much for sharing.

  34. Sharon Gullikson
    June 23, 2020 / 9:15 pm

    Oh wow, the colors look wonderful! I never would have thought of that.

  35. lisascreativeniche
    June 23, 2020 / 10:43 pm

    How beautiful! Love this classic color combo!

  36. Nicole Nardi
    June 23, 2020 / 11:54 pm

    Oh, how I love this color combination. Great card design.

  37. Suzann Anderson
    June 24, 2020 / 1:14 am

    Fresh look.Love both cards.Thank you for the inspiration.

  38. Lori
    June 24, 2020 / 3:00 pm

    Love both of them, color combinations are wonderful!

  39. Peg Frushour
    June 24, 2020 / 3:06 pm

    Beautiful cards! Love the black, white, and tan!!

  40. Leslie Sunn
    June 24, 2020 / 3:08 pm

    Love the glimmer kit this month! And I love the black foil with kraft cardstock! Beautiful!

  41. Becky Chiselko
    June 24, 2020 / 3:46 pm

    Beautiful! I love the layering – the matting adds so much!

  42. Migdalia Rodriguez
    June 24, 2020 / 4:14 pm

    Beautiful cards!! Love the use of the Kraft cardstock. Awesome!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia Rodriguez
    Migdalia’s Crafts

  43. Pam Castell
    June 24, 2020 / 5:32 pm

    These are beautiful sophisticated cards. I am going to try these color combos!

  44. RobiW
    June 24, 2020 / 6:00 pm

    So elegant! Love those color combos.

  45. June 24, 2020 / 8:16 pm

    Love the layers and textures on your cards. That Glimmer Foil in black is very elegant. Mahalo for sharing.

  46. June 24, 2020 / 10:54 pm

    Wow!! I love that you went in a different direction from some of the other hoppers by going with neutrals. Love the look in black foil, and the more subdued palette that would also be suitable for guys.

  47. June 24, 2020 / 11:47 pm

    Such pretty cards and texture. The colors are really elegant.

  48. Carol E. Wortman
    June 24, 2020 / 11:54 pm

    Very elegant. Reminds me of a fancy invitation or high class menu cover. Not a fan of foiling, but….. this may change my mind. Love the cardstock choices!

  49. Regina K.
    June 25, 2020 / 1:36 am

    Jill, I love your cards, simple yet elegant. The kraft card works great with the hotfoil in black sets it off. Thanks for the inspiration.

  50. Yvette Williams
    June 25, 2020 / 2:40 am

    Im really liking the glimmer plate sentiments and that black foil.

  51. Scraporcraft
    June 25, 2020 / 4:50 am

    Great examples for use. Nice layers and use of color.

  52. Holly Mahoney
    June 25, 2020 / 6:39 am

    Love the neutral cards. Classic!

  53. Sandy Gregg
    June 25, 2020 / 10:06 am

    The neutral colors are great, especially nice for a masculine card! Thanks for the inspiration! Lots of brothers I could send these to.

  54. Cyndi Morris
    June 25, 2020 / 11:45 am

    Amazing cards. I especially love the first one. The black, white, kraft combination wouldn’t have occurred to me, but it is beautiful.

  55. Theresa Crow
    June 25, 2020 / 12:06 pm

    Beautiful cards

  56. June 25, 2020 / 12:10 pm

    Fantastic cards. Love the muted
    shades for the flowers. The plaid
    in the second card is great.
    thanks for sharing

  57. Anne McColley
    June 25, 2020 / 2:48 pm

    I love the black foil on the Kraft cardstock. You’re right – it looks great! I really like that sentiment and the font used for it. Great cards! Thanks so much for sharing!

  58. Jenny K
    June 25, 2020 / 3:13 pm

    Such different but awesome cards! I really like them both!! You’ve enabled me to by the flannel stamp the next time I put my order in! Oh and using that color combination for an elegant card. Thank you!

  59. Sue D
    June 25, 2020 / 5:34 pm

    Fabulous cards. I like the elegance of the first one and the black foil on both.

  60. Debby Green
    June 25, 2020 / 6:27 pm

    Great cards! Love the gold, black and white combo.

    • jillhilliard
      June 29, 2020 / 6:27 pm

      Congrats Debby. You are the blog hop winner I emailed you the details!

  61. Wendy Cole
    June 25, 2020 / 9:16 pm

    All great cards. Very nice card. Been busy with my June glimmer kit, it is really a nice one

  62. June 25, 2020 / 10:25 pm

    These are fantastic! The first one is gorgeous with the black and Kraft combo. The embossed background panel is such a great touch and I love the foiling.

  63. June 26, 2020 / 12:15 pm

    Nice cards. I’ve been needing inspiration for more “masculine” cards.

  64. Amy Cooley
    June 26, 2020 / 1:07 pm

    Thanks for sharing your pretty card designs! Love the June kits from Spellbinders.

  65. Diamantina Johnston
    June 26, 2020 / 8:50 pm

    Nice cards!

  66. Lauryne Cunningham
    June 26, 2020 / 11:32 pm

    I love the neutral colors with the touch of gold- so classy! Awesome cards!

  67. Heather Jacobs
    June 26, 2020 / 11:49 pm

    Very elegant cards! I love the black foil!

  68. Karen Schroeder
    July 1, 2020 / 8:37 am

    Love the cards and the color combination!

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