Wednesday 22 June 2011

Heartfelt Creations - Blog Hop

Hello Blogger's

Welcome to Heartfelt Creations Wednesday.  Today, thanks to Kerry  we're having a Blog Hop and it starts at the Heartfelt Creations Blog. If you arrived here from Lisa Lynne's blog you're on track, when you leave me you should head over to Angelica's blog.

Kerry thought it would be fun to use our HC sets to make and decorate some paper shoes..... which are very popular at the moment.

For my shoe I used this months Wedding Collection to decorate a Shoe Favour Box. The template can be found here.

HC Products:              HCPC Bella Rose Wedding PreCut Set
                                    HCPC 3303 Posy Patch Flowers PreCut Set
                                    HCPC 3363 Inspire Me Sentiments PreCut Set
                                    HCPC 3398 Bella Rose Wedding PreCut Set
                                    HCD 701 Posy Patch Die
                                    Spellbinder Petite oval die

Other Products:         Shoe Template. Pink Petticoat digital paper – vintage rose. S.e.i. chalk inks cocoa, taffy, cappuccino, mint. Clear embossing powder. Sakura clear glitter pen. Cream ribbon. KaiserCraft pearls. Stickles Star Dust. Zip Dry glue, Dries Clear adhesive.  ScorPal.

1.  Print template to vintage rose digital card and cut out. Score on fold lines and adhere with Zip Dry glue. Punch a hole in either side of the front of the shoe and thread some cram ribbon through to secure. Tie in a bow.
2.  Stamp rose image, sentiment and posy Patch flowers to vintage rose digital car in cappuccino chalk ink.
3.  Colour rose and rings image with chalk inks and clear glitter pen then  hand cut out. Using Zip Dry glue attach to shoe.
4.  Using the matching dies, die cut the posy petals.  Layer 3 of the larger ones for the back of the shoe.  Tie a bow in a length of cream ribbon and attach above the layered flowers.
5.  Layer three sets of flowers for the front of the shoe. Arrange around the cream bow.
6.   Die cut the sentiment with a Spellbinder oval die and pop up on foam tabs arrange three small posy patch flowers above the sentiment.
7.  Add pearls to the centre of each flower.   To complete add some Stickles to each flower.

Place Card.
4.5 x 4 inch
Cut Ivory card to 4.5 x 4 inches.  Stamp image 1.25 inches from the top and towards the right side of the card.  Clear emboss.
Add a computer-generated name. (Print to paper first then adhere card over the printed paper and print again to card).  Lightly mark across the centre of the card by pencil.
Using a craft knife cut around the top of the image starting and ending at the pencil line.  Rub out pencil line and fold the place card.

Here's another little's all about wedding's and this is a little good luck gift for the happy couple.....

HC Products:              HCPC 3394 Classic Bella Rose PreCut Set
HCPC 3400 Bella Rosebud PreCut Set  (Sentiment
                                    HCPC 3303 Posy Patch Flowers PreCut Set
                                    HCPC 3318 Daisy Patch PreCut Flowers
                                    HCD 703 Daisy Patch Die
                                    HCD 701 Posy Patch Die

Other Products:         LSS White Horseshoe Shape. White card. Spellbinder Labels 14 Die. Cuttlebug.  Tiny hole punch. Linen thread.
                                    White Satin edged organza ribbon, VersaMark. Egyptian Gold - embossing powder. Dries Clear adhesive. Hot Glue gun and adhesive.

1.              Stamp the swirly leaf image around the horseshoe shape using VersaMark and emboss with Egyptian Gold embossing powder.
2.              Stamp two sizes of the Daisy Patch flowers  (enough to make four double flowers plus one for the sentiment) to white card using VersaMark. Emboss with the gold embossing powder.   Stamp the same number of Posy Patch flowers in two sizes the same way.
3.              Using the matching dies die cut all the flowers.
4.              Shape and construct the two layers of flowers and arrange around the bottom half of the horseshoe shape using Dries Clear adhesive.
5.              From the ribbon tie two matching bows and a length to connect the top of the horseshoe shape as a ‘carry strap’. Hot glue the ribbon to the top front of the horseshoe along with the bows.
6.              Stamp and emboss sentiment to white card.  Cut with a Spellbinder Labels 14 Die.
7.              Pup up the remaining flower on the sentiment tag punch a tiny hole and thread some linen to attach to the horseshoe.

Thanks for dropping by ...... now it's time to Hop over to Angelica's Blog. Hope you can drop by again tomorrow when I have another project to share.
Till then................



Lisa Somerville said...

Beautiful wedding projects! Just love the Wedding Shoe favor box!

Cheryl Walker said...

Beautiful shoe, I love the design!!!

marsha said...

How creative Sue! This is such a lovely favor box!

StampingbugKerry said...

Such a FUNKY shoe! Love the horse"Shoe" too!!! Kerry

craftieodmae said...

this porject is absolutely gorgeous!!!

Sue said...

An amazing wedding collection Sue! soft and subtle and so so elegant! :)

Theresa's Studio said...

What lovely wedding projects. Just Beautiful!

~Heidi~ said...

What a great idea to incorporate a party favor with the shoe. These would be great to have on the tables at a wedding reception!

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

Well Sue, you certainly know I am all about the weddings right now! We actually worked on place card designs this past weekend. Each and every project here is a treasure. Look at that bridal shoe! Woo Whee!

debbiek said...

Cute projects and very clever too! Any bride would be thrilled to have her tables dressed with these.
- DebbieK

Angelica Turner said...

So, so pretty, loving the shoe box it's just perfect.

Lisa Lynne said...

Those wedding shoes are fabulous! The bow at the heel so elegant. And the wedding bag is quite lovely.

Unknown said...

Absolutely beautiful projects. I just love that shoe favor box, such a creative idea.

Giovana said...

Very original shoe! Love it.

The Other Patti Sue said...

This looks seriously labor intensive... beautiful job!

LISA said...

What a beautiful collection you created!! wow...

Patti P. said...

You have been a busy bee....I love both projects but would love to get your favor shoe at a wedding!! This set is so wonderful for all of those brides out there and for all of us giving the lucky couples a card. Tfs your creativity.

Unknown said...

Sue, amazing wedding projects! WOW! You sure have lots of talents lady!!! I've become a new follower so that I can tag along.LOL!TFS!

TesaB said...

Beautiful wedding ensamble! Love the colors and the elegance of it all!!!