Monday, August 14, 2017

thanks!

 Hello everyone and Happy Monday to all!
Today I have a super simple card I made for Really Reasonable Ribbon & Club Scrap using the beautiful taffeta ribbon , netting and embellishments, and Club Scraps Delft Collection!

On my card I made a big white bow using RRR Taffeta ribbon, and love the way it looks. I tried to keep my card simple, which is always hard for me to do as I love lots of layers and embellishments. Next I chose one of my top favorite Club Scrap Collections, this one is the Delft Collection and I love it!
My card consist of 2 layers from the Delft collection. I did the bottom layer is leftover design paper, then added some of Really Reasonable Ribbons White Netting in 1.5" before adding the sentiment layer. For my sentiment layer I stamped the delft stamps and colored, then used Really Reasonable Ribbons 3-D Foam tabs to pop it up. Next I added the white bow, and lastly I added some of the RRR Resin flower embellishments.

Super fast and easy card to make when you need a last minute thank you!
Hope you enjoyed my post for today!
Thank you for looking and have a lovely week!
hugs to all,
Cheryl

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Really Reasonable Ribbon August Hop


Welcome to "Really Reasonable Ribbon's" August Blog Hop!


If you arrived here from Judy's Blog  you are on the right track. If not , you will want to head back to the Really Reasonable Ribbon Blog that way you don't miss out on any of the FABULOUS Designs from the Design Team today! There is going to be lots of Beautiful projects to see today using August Ribbon Assortment, so hope you Enjoy!!!

I LOVE all the ribbons in this months assortment , and I always LOVE each month as Bonnie puts together an AWESOME assortment! On my card for today I did use 4 of the ribbons and the lace in this kit. I also used RRR Foam Tabs for the layers.
 
 I chose to use some fall design papers for my card base, and then bazzill card stock. The darling stamps I used are from The Project Bin Stamps, they are a NEW set called "New Leaf" and are all so sweet! I stamped my sentiment and branches using the Mini Misti tool and SU! ink pens.

The bow was created using 3 of the ribbons in this months beautiful kit, and then I used 2 more and the lace to create banners on the bottom of my card. Love the look! lastly I added a die cut I had made up from last year, so I just added him on with some foam squares , love when I have pieces that are laying around that can be used up.

The sentiment circle and pretty flourish frame behind the the sentiment are from Cheery Lynn Designs and can be found here.
I hope you all are enjoying today's hop, and hope you enjoyed my post as well! :)
Your NEXT stop for today's hop is Bonnie's Wonderful Blog!!!

Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Love You to Pieces

Hello everyone and Happy Wednesday to you all!
Today I have a sweet little card I made using seven of the beautiful Cheery Lynn Designs Dies. Love using these beautiful dies as they are so easy and fun to use on cards/layouts, and mini albums. I will list all dies I chose to use below :)

Sentiment is from The Project Bin Stamps Spencer's Set!
I used the sweet Graphic45 design paper on my card along with the Cheery Lynn Doily Die, and added sewing to the layers.

Cheery Lynn Designs Dies Used:
B879 Antique lock and key set
B882 Antique Dress Forms
DL260 Priscilla Doily
Pierced Stacker 2 XL20 Die
Oval dies
Shasta Daisy Die Strip B310
B777 Floral Bouquet Kit

So I ended up cutting out the Antique Lock and Key using the coordinating design paper, then I distressed it with a purple ink, and lastly added some Stickles to both.

For the dress form I used another coordinating design paper, distressed it a bit, and added some Stickles. Super fun and easy to create.

The doily was cut using white card stock, and so was the oval. Next I used Bazzill shimmer card stock in purple for the layers.

Shasta Daisies were cut in white and airbrushed. I added some embellishments to the centers from Really Reasonable Ribbon.

The greenery is from the Floral Bouquet Dies and cut out in white, then distressed in green.

Ribbon and embellishments are from Really Reasonable Ribbon

I hope you enjoyed my card today!

Thank you for stopping by and have a super awesome day!

hugs to all,
Cheryl

Friday, August 4, 2017

Yello!/Squeeze the day!

Hello everyone, and Happy Friday to you all! Today's card I made for The Project Bin using this darling Yello stamp set , and also for Really Reasonable Ribbons "Anything Goes with Ribbon Challenge" that has started today. Hope you will join us for some fun and Inspiration!
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I love this design paper that I came across in my cabinet. Its Pebbles line called Family Tree. Love the colors and designs in this paper stack, I chose to us 3 designs, it also goes perfectly with the Really Reasonable Ribbons I used.

I LOVE lots of layers, as you can tell from this card. I think there is 5 layers, 7 if you count the greenery and flowers. Flowers and flourishes are from Cheery Lynn Designs, I also added some pearls from Really Reasonable Ribbon to them in 3 different sizes. 8mm, 10mm, and 12mm.

Lastly I stamped the sweet sentiment from The Project Bins Yello set in a blue ink , and stamped directly on the yellow gingham design paper
Thank you for stopping by and taking a peek! Hope you have a super awesome weekend!
Hugs
Cheryl

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Childhood Memories Layout

Hello everyone, and Happy Thursday to all!
Today I'm sharing a super sweet Layout I made for Really Reasonable Ribbon using the beautiful Ribbon, Embellishments, and Scor-Tape they carry in their shop. Love how this sweet layout of my 3 kids turned out. This one photo was taken back in 1997 when they were all little, and love how it goes perfectly with the design paper too!
 
I really enjoyed creating this layout for todays post. It was fun trying the different design papers and getting everything laid out. I love the colors/prints I chose to use on this one. All the flowers and dies are from Cheery Lynn Designs, and all the centers of the flowers are embellishments from RRR. I will list right below.
 
Really Reasonable Ribbon Supplies Used:
 
Its so much fun to add the photo's to layouts that we create, sometimes I don't add photo's, as im not sure what ones I want, or I haven't printed them yet, however this one was set aside for this collection of paper, and it brought back so many wonderful memories of this time when they were young, miss those days. Now they are all grown and have their own lives.
 
I ran the gingham ribbon down the center of my one banner layer in kinda the middle of the page, then added a bow. Next I chose to use the Red polka dot satin and made another bow to scrunch in the center of my black gingham bow.
 
Flowers were cut using the coordinating dp from the Mother Goose collection. I added the embellishments to all flowers, and also distressed them using ink.  My one covered button I distressed it yellow, as I didn't have a yellow one to use.
Flowers/ Flourishes, Doily are all Cheery Lynn Beautiful Dies. LOVE these
 

Thank you for stopping by, and have a lovely day!
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Just Because

 Hello everyone and Happy Wednesday to you all! Today I'm super excited to share with you all some of the dies from the Sweet New Veriloquent Vintage Cheery Lynn Release. LOVE LOVE LOVE this release!!! There are so many beautiful vintage dies in this release, and this card here shows 4 of them. I will list them all below for you :)
 Cheery Lynn Designs Dies:
B881 Old Leather Books ( I chose to use them up at the top as banners)
B888 Flourish Frame ( small frame used for the sentiment)
B886 Vintage Tile(used behind the hot air balloon)
B897 Vintage Hot air balloon

On my card I chose to use some design papers from Graphic45 as I thought this would match perfectly, as there is a hot air balloon on the design paper. this is the come away with me paper stack. Next I LOVE all the dies in this collection, and figured I would try to use as many as I could on this card. I added some liquid Viva Pearls to the hot air balloon, and the books. I wanted to do something different with the books, so I used them as banners on my card :) I truly enjoyed creating this one, and hope you enjoyed my post for today :)
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Monday, July 31, 2017

Club Scrap July Artist Team Challenge

Hello everyone, and welcome to Club Scraps July Artist Team Challenge! This month the July Challenge is " featuring a frame" using Club Scrap stamps to create a frame on a layout around photo's, cards, or some type of project you would like to create a frame.  So for my layout today I created a friendship frame around dear hubby and I using the Vintage Botany Art Noueau stamps and Club Scraps Vintage Botany Deluxe Kit.

Now you should have arrived from Debbie's Blog , however if you did not come from there, you might want to start at the beginning with Karen's Club Scrap blog that way you wont miss any of the Design Teams beautiful creations.
I'm absolutely in LOVE with this Vintage Botany and LOVE the purple(eggplant) card stock, and all the floral prints in this collection! I must buy more :)
 
On this layout I knew when i saw this design paper an the daisies in it, that I wanted daisies on this page. I think they match perfectly!
 
The tag and the banners up on the right top of my page were cut out using the Vintage Botany Embellishment cut -a-parts. I added sewing to all 3 of these.
 
Flowers were made using white card stock, then dusted and then added flowers to the centers in yellow and light green.  I used the green card stock from the Deluxe kit to cut out my flowers and floral greenery.
 
Ribbon and the lace are from the Vintage Botany collection, they can be found in the fibers kit here.
 
Postage stamp button piece is from the same collection as can be found here
I love these, and I added some of the fibers to tie on this.

 

 
hope you enjoyed my post for today, as I truly enjoyed creating my cardslayout for today using the the beautiful NEW Vintage Botany Collection! Please let me know what you think as I always enjoy reading your wonderful comments!
Thank you so much for joining us and stopping by!!!
Your NEXT stop is Josette's Blog
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Sunday, July 30, 2017

A Sweet Friendship

 Hello and Happy Saturday to you all! Today's sweet card was designed for Cheery Lynn Designs using 7 BEAUTIFUL Cheery Lynn Dies! To start with I chose to use the 2 different sizes of the Gardenia die. I LOVE the layering design of this die. I also love how Cheery Lynn makes them into strips, as I love that you can run it through the machine so easy and have lots of cuts . Oooo im also LOVING my Big Sister Die cut machine that I got through Cheery Lynn Designs! LOVE it more than the Big shots machine, I guess because you can adjust the level of pressure on your dies. Its awesome!!! If you haven't seen this machine, you have to watch their video.
 Enough of me rambling on....hehehee now onto my card for today.

On this card here I chose to use some older Crate paper, an make some chocolate looking flowers. LOVE these gardenia's ( B433 Small Gardenia Strip & B339 Gardenia Strip)and how they turned out. I spritzed them with spritz spray to give them some glitz, and to shape them easier. Love these!!!

The leaves B241 Rose Leaf Strip and the Flourish #8 were cut out using a green and then distressed.

Sentiment from The Project bin #bff was stamped on the LPC4 circle die, and then layered on the DL272 Doily Die. Layered behind this is the DL282 Alpine Flourish Doily

Ribbon is Really Reasonable Ribbons Delicate Stitched Satin
Thank you for stopping by, and please leave a comment letting me know what you think of my card for today!
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Club Scrap Vintage Botany Blog Hop


Hello everyone and welcome to Club Scraps July blog hop featuring the New Beautiful Vintage Botany Deluxe kit !  If you arrived from Josette's Blog then you are in the right place , if not you will want to start from the beginning at Karen(Club Scrap blog)so you don't miss any of the wonderful inspiration from the Club Scrap Artist Team! There is also a list of the entire line up there for you with links :) Have fun & I hope you enjoy todays Hop!

I have to say , that I always LOVE how my layouts turn out using Club scraps Deluxe club kits. Each one is special to me, and cant wait to add the photo's and get them in an album :) On this one here I already added some sweet photo's of our Chow Chow Miesha Bear! We also call her Mieshy...hehehe She is the most loving , caring, & sweetest dog ever. She has the best personality, and its very sweet. Never has she shown a mean side at all. She loves all other dogs, no matter what size they are. She also loves kitties, and gets so cute when she see's them. I have never had a dog listen so well, even when she goes for rides on our golf cart. She see's a cat, and cries, but says right by our side. Love this little Princess Miesha Bear! Hope you enjoy seeing her sweet photo's from when she 4 1/2 to 5 months old in these photos.

 On my page here I chose to use the beautiful design paper from this months Vintage Botany Deluxe Kit. Omygosh I love all the designs and colors in this kit.

On this page I used 1 12" x 12" print for the backing, its backed onto the Purple(BEAUTIFUL) card stock! I also used this same purple for the flowers that are spritz with a gold glitter. Next I chose to use the photo mattes that come in this kit for dear Miesha's photo's, lastly adding sewing to keep them in place.

The other flowers were cut using the 8 1/2" x 11" print card stock, its the one with the botanicals going down the left side. I then airbrushed them using a purple copic marker, and added some sweet flower embellishments to the centers of all the flowers.

Tags are from the cut-a-part sheets, and I used the Glassine Bag for the gold pop up butterfly tag, that also came in this beautiful kit.

Ribbon and fibers are also from Vintage Bontany Deluxe kit and add on.

I had so much fun working with this months beautiful Vintage Botany kit, as I LOVE everything about this sweet kit! I do hope you are enjoying our hop today!

Your next stop is Deb's Blog Have fun!!! Thank you for joining us today!!
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Monday, July 24, 2017

Vintage Botany Card


 Hello everyone, and Happy Monday to you all! Today's card was created for Really Reasonable Ribbon using their Beautiful Satins. This one is the Satin with Grosgrain Edge, and its absolutely Gorgeous! Love how easy the bows come together using this ribbon. To see all Satins please visit the Really Reasonable Ribbon Store here.

To create this card here, I chose to use the New Vintage Botany collection from Club Scrap. So the design paper is 2 different designs, with stenciling on the 1st layer, then stamping the flower from the Vintage Botany Jumbo Unmounted Stamps and coloring it with copics for the flower image. Paper & stencil are all from the one Vintage Botany Deluxe collection. the 2nd layer is from the 8 1/2 x 11 design paper sheet called Deluxe Lt. Green. This collection is absolutely beautiful!

knew Really Reasonable Ribbon would have the perfect ribbon to go with this kit, so I chose the satin with Grosgrain edge, and its perfect. RRR also has some other beautiful satins and taffeta's that match perfectly. LOVE this!!

Next I colored my image with copic markers R85 & RV11 for the flowers, then for the greenery I chose YG03 & G99 they worked perfectly! For the center of the big flower I used some stickles in the color of fruit punch. I have had my stickles for about 9 1/2 years, and they still work perfectly.

I added sewing with my machine, in a light pink, and then added gel dots in white.

My layers are popped with RRR foam Squares. and the layers were glued together before sewing using a small piece of Scor-Tape, both of these can be found at Really Reasonable Ribbon under adhesives


I hope you enjoyed my post for today, as I en joyed creating this card to share with you all! Please leave a comment letting me know what you think :)
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Friday, July 21, 2017

Someone I love.....

Hello everyone and Happy Friday to all! Today I have a card designed for Club Scrap, The Project Bin Stamps ,and for Really Reasonable Ribbon's Anything Goes Challenge. I TPB's beautiful stamp set called "Born Yesterday", and Club Scraps Vintage Botany Deluxe club kit and Really Reasonable Ribbon's Satin! LOVE them all!

On my card I used 1 sheet of design paper in the 8 1/2" x 11" and layered with the green card stock also from the kit. Next I added sewing in a pink that I had a little left on the spool. For my sentiment I chose the Someone I love was born today, as its a birthday card, and worked perfecting with the die cuts I used from Cheery Lynn Designs.

The Really Reasonable ribbon I chose to use came from a jar I have on my work station that holds all current scraps of ribbon. That I way I know its still available to buy. I also used the sweet little covered button embellishment from Really Reasonable Ribbon as well.
I Hope you enjoyed my card for today! Thank you so much for stopping by, hope you have a wonderful day!
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Everybody

 Hello everyone, and Happy Wednesday to you all! Today I have a fun summery card I created for Cheery Lynn Designs using the beautiful floral & Doily dies. I have to say I LOVE the wide variety of dies that Cheery Lynn carries, and all the different Beautiful Doily's, its a crafters haven....hehehee My card was also designed for The Project bin using their super darling stamps!

For my card today, I started off by using a paper collection called sugar rush by basicgrey, im sure its an old old collection, as I have hardly any sheets left in this 6 x 6 paper pad....hehehehe

Next I took one of the coordinating design papers and cut out my Small Gardenia strip flowers B433. I love the look of these grey polka dot gardenia's. They were super easy to make and all I did was add some pearls to the centers.

Next I cut out some of the Floral Bouquet Kit greenery B777 to use with these beautiful gardenia's, and I LOVE how these turned out using 2 different Club scrap green inks, and a blending foam dabber. LOVE the look of the leaves!!

Doily Layers were done using 3 different Cheery Lynn Doily's
DL282 Alpine Flourish Doily
DL280 Royal Scandinavian Doily
DL232 Ankara Lace Doily
These were all cut out using white card stock, and layered within the layers of my card. I LOVE adding lots of layers to all my cards, its so fun to create them with layers :)

Sentiment was stamped using The Project Bins Bazinga! stamp set, and 2 different blue ink pens.

Ribbon is from Really Reasonable Ribbon and is a Taffeta in the color Maize.  and I used the beautiful pearls from Really Reasonable Ribbons Embellishment line.
Lastly I added some fun sewing to all my layers.


Thank you for looking and have a lovely day!
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Sunday, July 16, 2017

The Project Bins Christmas in July Hop


Welcome back to day 2 of The Project Bin’s Christmas in July Blog Hop! After 2 full days of The Project Bin’s holiday hop, you’ll probably have so many ideas, you can already start your Christmas list!
If you are hopping along, you should have arrived here from Barb’s dazzling blog. If you get lost along the way, or started somewhere in the middle, follow the candy cane trail back to The Project Bin inspiration blog. You won’t want to miss the creativity along the way and remember: 2 lucky winners have the chance of winning one of the 2 generous gift certificates to shop at The Project Bin store! Woohoo!
For today’s holiday inspiration, I’ve created for you this super sweet Christmas card using one of the sentiments from the NEW release called "Joyful Song" from the Project Bin Stamps. For my card I chose to also use Graphic45 Christmas design paper, and Really Reasonable Ribbons Satin. Love how simple this card was to make. The sweet Poinsettia's are from Cheery Lynn Designs, called Poinsettia Strip! LOVE these flowers!!!

Next up, hop on over to Dawn's Sweet Blog.

Be sure to leave a comment at each stop and the winners will be announced on The Project Bin blog this week. We hope you enjoy our Christmas in July blog hop!  
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Cheery Lynn Designs Blog Hop

Hello everyone and Welcome to Cheery Lynn Designs July Veriloquent Vintage Theme Hop. Today all of the Cheery Lynn Designers will be showcasing these GORGEOUS dies from Cheery Lynn Designs. So grab yourself a cup of your favorite beverage and enjoy todays hop. You wont want to miss this one!!!

You should have arrived from Maggi's Blog.  if not you will want to start at the beginning, The Cheery Lynn Designs Blog so you don't miss any of the designers posts for today
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Omgosh there are so many beautiful dies in this release, you will want them all!!! I love the vintage look, and all these dies have that!

For my card here I chose to use 4 of the new dies to create a sweet baby card. I did also use the Wreath Strip for some greenery on this one.

Veriloquent Vintage Dies Used-
B898 Baby Pram
B889 Vintage Bracket Shape
B883Dusty Miller Frame Corner
B884 Dusty Miller Square


Other Cheery Lynn dies-
Wreath Strip

Ribbon is from Really Reasonable Ribbon

I hope you enjoyed my post for today!!! Please let me know what you think of my card, as I always enjoy reading the wonderful comments!! thank you all so much!!!
Your NEXT stop on the Hop is Laurie's Blog ! Hope you have enjoyed today's hop and Thank you for stopping by! Don't forget to stop and leave a comment on each blog as there is a GIVEAWAY as well :) Enjoy!!!
Hugs to all,
Cheryl

Friday, July 14, 2017

Happy Birthday

Hello crafty friends and Happy Friday to you all! Today's card is a super fun birthday card created for Really Reasonable Ribbon using the beautiful Satin Ribbon that came in last months Ocean Breeze Assortment. Love the colors in this club assortment! My card was also created for The Project Bin using the darling sentiment from Jukebox Birthday set.
 I made my big bow using the satin, and love how it turned out. Easy when you use the beautiful and nice ribbons that Bonnie carries over at the Really Reasonable Ribbon shop. I also used the foam tabs that can be found here.

The flowers were done using dies, and coordinating design paper. I did use the Glass flower technique that I do on a lot of my flowers. I love how these look in person. Not like paper :) heheheh for the centers I chose to use some of my beads from my collection. I have Hundreds of these that I ended up with from my moms best friend.

The stamp is from The Project Bin, and it is super cute. I did this stamping with the Mini Misti tool. Love that tool for stamping. I have to say you never get a bad stamped image using this, what a life saver .

The dp is from American Crafts, and I added sewing to complete my card for today.
I hope you enjoyed my post for today! Thank you for stopping by!
hugs to all!
Cheryl