Monday, 13 August 2012

Two Quick & Easy Ribbon Cards

I made these two cards for the recent saddlestitch ribbon challenge over at Crafty Ribbons. I was really pushed for time and as the criteria was to showcase the ribbon, not to just use it as a trim, I decided that I'd have to make something fairly quick and easy. So here are my offerings...


I made a ribbon flower and stem, mounted them onto some embossed and sanded Core-dinations cardstock. I added a labels 8 diecut and heat embossed the happy birthday.


For this parcel card, I placed some double sided adhesive paper onto some white cardstock before embossing. I then covered the adhesive film with Glamour Dust. The ribbon has been tied around the cardstock before gluing onto a card blank. The label sentiment has been punched with a Fiskers Punch ad secured with a gemstone brad.

Thanks for stopping by today.

Claire

I'd like to enter the flower card into the following challenges:


I'd like to enter the parcel card into the following challenges:

12 comments:

  1. I love both cards Claire, the parcel one is so effective.
    Dx

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  2. Gorgeous cards Claire. I love the flower one - I made one similar to this a while back but it didn't look this fresh! Love the parcel too.
    big hugs
    Dawn xx

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  3. Fantastic - the flower one is lovely xx

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  4. Fantastic - the flower one is lovely xx

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  5. Two gorgeous cards Claire.xxx

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  6. Super cards Claire and very clever! Love the package!

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  7. Hi Claire
    First of all I would like to say massive THANK YOU for voting for my card at Fashionista's Challenge Blog. You are a star!
    Loving your cards! Love the way you used the ribbons. Beautiful work!
    Michaela xx

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  8. Great cards, the flower is so cheerful. Helen (Sydney)

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  9. What terrific use of ribbon. I've "pinned" the second one - I've been given some glitter card and your idea is such a quick yet stylish design for some Christmas cards!

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  10. These are both wonderful Claire, I love your happy flower x

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  11. What great use of ribbon Claire. Do love the flower you have creted. And what a fabbo idea in the second card with the embossing. Love them both. Hugs Clare xxx

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