Monday, July 30, 2012

with Love...




Well, today is my final post as Guest Designer for the month of July and I just want to say thank you to Bonnie for inviting me to participate with such a wonderful group of ladies who are so darn creative! I have enjoyed seeing all the beautiful projects that the Design Team has made and I just

want to say that I .....
Really Reasonable Ribbon!
After painting the letters, I covered them with Prima script paper, and sanded the edges. Then the fun part, which is embellishing them! I wrapped some lavender Hemp cord, ( which is one of my new favorites! ) around the "l" and the "v", using Scor-Pal tape to adhere it. On the "l", I added a Maya Road flower with my hot glue gun.

On the "v" I added a felt  Heidi Grace butterfly which I hand sewed around the wings, and a pearl strand was glued on for the body. The antenna is a center flower accent that you can find in any florist department.
I look forward to continuing to enter in all the wonderful challenges, hope to see you there too!
waving hi from the hills of North Carolina with Love... :)
Sandee

8 comments :

  1. What a beautiful project Sandee, love the attention to detail and all the fab finishing touches.
    Hugs x x

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  2. What a fun little home dec project Sandee! I love how you wrapped the letters with hemp. Great idea! Thanks so much for being our July Guest Designer at RRR!!!

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  3. This is just so lovely xx

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  4. Hi Sandee, I just L - O - V - E this project, especially that hemp you have used on the L, it is a gorgeous colour and of course, the butterfly. Sorry you are leaving, I have really enjoyed all your projects. A x

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  5. LOVEly Sandee! I'm a subscriber of your blog so I'll be staying in touch! Love these letters!

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  6. This is rEAlly lovely. Thanks for saying where you found the butterfly antennae! It's always good to find out where embellishments are found or how they're made :0)

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  7. I just adore the pearls for the body of the butterfly!! You're just so stinking awesome! I know I don't have to tell you to keep up the good work because you will anyway. RRR should be so proud up have a guest designer like you (and should seriously consider snatching you up full time).

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  8. I like the whimsical look of your letters instead of the usual straight-backed ones. It is great what you've done with them. I just discovered hemp cord myself--fun stuff! We bid you a fond adieu. It was wonderful seeing ya here.

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