Tour de Freaks – September

freakwelcome2013Welcome to the Tour de Freaks September Blog Hop.  Our theme time is Fall/Holiday and OH MY…there is just so much from which to choose in the Holiday Mini!

If you are going forward through the hop, you arrived here from Heidi Baks Running With Scissors blog.  What GREAT projects!

I decided to have some more fun with the Cheer All Year set…LOVE this set…just so many possibilities!

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For my projects I did pretty much the same medallion (not exactly by close) and used both on a card and small treat box.  Here’s the details…

  • Delightful Dijon – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Happy Hauntings dsp – 3 1/2 x 5 1/2.  Add piece of the Very Vanilla 1 1/4″ Subtle Striped Ribbon then add panel to card using dimensionals.
  • Delightful Dijon – cut out Lot of Label and add to card front.
  • Black Shimmer – cut out using Circle Framelit add to card front using dimensionals.
  • Stamp solid feather in Hello Honey, striped feather using Delightful Dijon and acorn using Basic Black Archival ink.  Cut all out, add adhesive to the back then add loopies of the gold cording trim.  Add to card front using dimensionals.
  • Tie Gold Cording Trim into Very Vintage button and add using glue dots.
  • Stamp hello Fall from the For All Things set using Basic Black Archival on So Saffron, cut into a banner and add using dimensionals to finish off.
Set(s): Cheer All Year, For All Things
Paper: Very Vanilla, Delightful Dijon, So Saffron, Happy Hauntings dsp, Black Glimmer
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Hello Honey, Delightful Dijon
Other: Very Vintage Buttons, Very Vanilla 1 1/4 Subtle Stripes Satin Ribbon, Gold Cording Trim, Lots of Labels Framelits, Circle Framelites, Dimensionals

For my second project I used the cool Square Pillow Box thinlit.

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Here’s the details…

  • Delightful Dijon – cut out two the the Square Pillow Box thinlits.  Put together.
  • Happy Hauntings dsp – 1 1/4 x 9, wrap around the box securing on side.
  • Very Vanilla – cut out Lots of Label framelit, run through the Woodland Embossing Folder add to card front using dimensionals.
  • Black Glimmer – cut out largest square from the Square Pillow Box set, add using dimensionals.
  • Stamp solid feather in Hello Honey, striped feather using Delightful Dijon and acorn using Basic Black Archival ink.  Cut all out, add adhesive to the back then add loopies of the gold cording trim.  Add to card front using dimensionals.
  • Tie Gold Cording Trim into Very Vintage button and add using glue dots.
  • Stamp hello Fall from the For All Things set using Basic Black Archival on So Saffron, cut into a banner and add using dimensionals to finish off.
Set(s): Cheer All Year, For All Things
Paper: Very Vanilla, Delightful Dijon, So Saffron, Happy Hauntings dsp, Black Glimmer
Ink: Basic Black Archival, Hello Honey, Delightful Dijon
Other: Gold Basic Metal Buttons, Woodland Embossing Folder, Gold Cording Trim, Lots of Labels Framelits, Circle Framelites, Dimensionals

And here’s my group shot…

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And now it’s time to head over to Melissa Davies Rubberfunactics blog.  I always LOVE her projects!

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SiggieFA14

2 responses to “Tour de Freaks – September

  1. Very nice color combo on both projects Mary, so cute!

  2. Great card and treat holder! TFS!

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