WARNING!!! LONG POST TODAY!! Lots of photos and information you may not want to miss! Candy Alert in this post!
Back in July 2011 I won a Challenge over at the REALLY REASONABLE RIBBON CHALLENGE BLOG and Bonnie the owner ask me if I would do a guest posting on the blog. Well, I can't even tell you just how excited I was as I LOVE LOVE LOVE to used ribbons on ALL of my cards!! I have a card and a project to share with you today. First up is the card..
Now just how cute is that little image?!?!?! It is called: BEST HUGS and it is new out today at Michelle's Scrapbooking and More for the Pixie Cottage by Alisa. I have colored my image with my copic markers and added some Prima Flowers both also available at Michelle's. Now lets talk about that beautiful ribbons and jute used... They are all from Really Reasonable Ribbons and my card is packed with fun ribbons and jute! I LOVE RIBBONS!!!
I have used:
1.5 Jute Ribbon Natural
Ivory Wrinkled Ribbon
String Dark Brown
Moss Green Micro Gingham
Papers used: MME, Webster's Pages, Card Core Cardstock and Bazzill Cardstocks
Embellies: pearls, butterfly, flower and ladybug all by Dress It Up buttons, De-fined by Making Memories
I have used my distressed inks on all edges of each layer and paper pierced around the image. I have sewn my card and the image and the Cherish tag have been popped.
Charisma Cardz: Anything goes
Secret Crafter Autumn Colors
Crafting for all Seasons: B day
Make It Monday: Anything goes
Now let's have a peek at the project..
I have altered a little box to hold a card to house a gift card inside of it.
I have used another NEW and fun image from Michelle's Scrapbooking and More for the Pixie Cottage by Alisa. It is called:I LUV MY BLANKIE. Isn't it just ADORABLE!!!!!! I have colored my image with my copic markers and used my Spellbinders Circles for around my image I have also used a Cherry Lynn Die in the paper flowers. All of these items are available at Michelle's. Of course all of the Ribbons are from REALLY REASONABLE RIBBONS.
1.5 Pink Crochet Lace
1/2 Penelope Natural Lace
Pink Wrinkle Ribbon
Pink Seam Binding
Papers used: Anna Griffin, Bazzill Cardstocks
Embellies: feather, Prima charm, paper flowers
Challenges for this little gift box:
Aud Sentiments: Card/project for a girl
Truly Scrumptious: Pink
Creative Card Crew: Anything goes
Copic Creations: Pretty in Pink
Sweet Stampin': Anything but a birthday
By The Cute and Girly: All things Bright and Beautiful
Now one last thing today.... Did you know that Bonnie at RRR has what is called an assortment of the month?
This month she has YUMMY Autumn/Halloween ribbons. Have a look at just how beautiful they are..
I was so pleased with the service and just how sweet that Bonnie is. Pop over to her store and give her a try! YOU WILL LOVE THE SERVICE and of course the ribbons!!!! The prices are great also!!
I have a little candy to give away today if you follow the instructions............ READY???? You could win one of the NEW IMAGES from The Pixie Cottage that I have posted today if you leave a comment and which image you would like to win. Just that easy!!! I also have ribbon blog candy over on the RRR Challenge blog if you are interested pop over there and check it out! You will have to leave a comment on that blog for the ribbon. Just that easy for the winnings................ Please check back here for the winners of both posts next Tuesday September 13. You will only have 3 days to respond for the winnings.