Saturday, February 2, 2013

A PUMPKIN SPICE BLOG CHALLENGE: a valentine's day banner

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hello hoppers
welcome to our february pumpkin spice blog hop
this hop will coincide with the february challenge too and the theme is hearts.
we are so happy you came to join us.

this is my project for today and i also will be entering it for the challenge.

A Valentine Banner
)clicking on the pics will give you a bigger image)
i used my cricut expression for most of the images.
each pennant base measures approx. 7in. high. and a quarter of an inch less on each layer.

the cupid was cut using a sizzix die.




Supplies Used:
cricut cartridges: ashley's alphabet, b is for boys, cake basics, pretty pennants, sweethearts 
kraft cardstock: bazzill
white paper: carta bella
pink striped patterned paper: mme
all other papers: authentique "lovely" (exceptions below)
translucent vellum: paperbilities
solid red cardstock: the paper cut
lace: craft store
adhesive and foam dots: american crafts

this banner is a darling!
a lot of work but well worthy. 
any questions/help, please contact me! 
right now you are at 
and you will be at our dear and so talented teammate Court.  

thanks for joining us and do not forget to
Have fun!

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Okay ladies! :) Time for our second hop :) LOVE hoppin' with you!

Challenge: Hearts!





19 comments:

  1. Wow wow wow, Agnes, this banner is a perfect home decor for Valentine's Day! Great layering, focal images (the fish bowl is soooo cute!), and a fab mix of paper companies. I *love* this project!

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  2. Gorgeous banner, Agnes! One of the prettiest I've seen for Valentines Day. All of the CTS and colors are terrific! So many sweet things to look at on here!

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  3. Your banner is so fabulous! I love the colors and details. Totally cute!

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  4. Gorgeous banner!!! Lee-Ann :)

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  5. Your banner is gorgeous!!
    xoxo Charity
    thebookinroom@hotmail.com
    thebookinroom.blogspot.com

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  6. WOW! Your banner is absolutely beautiful! I am a new follower. Please stop by my blog and follow. Thanks for the chance to play along!
    Pam
    scrap-n-sewgranny.blogspot.com

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  7. Adorable banner!! Love all the images and lace you added to the top of each!

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  8. What a SUPER sweet banner! LOVE each piece - so cute and sweet!!!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  9. wow this is gorgeous and you put so much work into it stunning

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  10. I love banners. Yours came beautiful. I seriously need to make one. TFS,

    Tereese

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  11. Such a beautiful banner! Love all the detailing and the papers. Great job.

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  12. your banner is beautiful Agnes have a great weekend

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  13. This is fabulous Agnes! All those images, and the papers are so, so pretty~! So full of detail!!

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  14. Agnes!!! I totally love your banner. It's gorgeous!!!
    Yvette

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  15. such a pretty banner! love the bazzill paper

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  16. So cute! It looks like pieces of cake..Yum!

    Hugs, Sheena

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  17. Beyond gorgeous girl. So much detail..I LOVE the edge around the banner..so elegant.

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Have a fun day!!!