Sunday, October 13, 2013

Really Reasonable Ribbon October Blog Hop

Hello Friends!!
I am so excited to be participating in the
Hopefully you are visiting me from Cherry's Blog.
If you are just joining the blog hop, then you will want to start at the 
Really Reasonable Ribbon Blog.
That way you can see what you can win, and not miss out on any of the Design Team's fabulous creations using this month's
Really Reasonable Ribbon Assortment!!
Here is a photo of the Ribbon Assortment below!! 
Monthly Ribbon Club, Domestic
I just love all the ribbons in Bonnie's 
Non Traditional Holiday Color Mix!!
When I saw this month's assortment, I was inspired to Design a Couple of Non Traditional Holiday Digital Collage sheets!!  
Here is my card!
I used an image from Karen the Graphics Fairy for my bingo card background.
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I used the Christmas Lights Multi Santin,  Shimmer Satine TurquoiseChristmas Vertical Striped Grosgrain from this month's assortment as well as Peppermint Baker's TwineVintage Bonanza Buttons, and 15mm Mulberry Rose.
  A Close up of my Card.
I used Scor Tape and Tombo Foam Tabs from 
Really Reasonable Ribbon, to hold my layers together, and elevate my tree and sentiment.
I used GIMP to create my Collage sheets "  I used images I found at the Graphics Fairy.  You can find the collage sheet in my Etsy.
I also did a couple tags.
On this tag I used the Shimmer Satin Azalea, Christmas Vertical Stripe, Multi Dots Christmas, Mulberry rose, Deep Pink Baker's Twine, and Pink Salmon Baker's Twine.
Close up
I used the Art Glitter Designer dries clear Glue and the Ultra fine Metal Tip to add polka dots of glue and outline my text boxes.  I used #7 Rose Gold and #183 Blue Angel.
Another Tag
I used the Shimmer Satine Turquoise, Catherine White Crochet lace, 15mm Deep Ivory Mulberry Rose, Vacation Totes Button, Apple Green Mini Ric Rac, and Cotton Candy Baker's Twine.
Of course I used more of the Scor Tape and Tombo Foam Tabs!
I used the Art Glitter Designer dries clear Glue and the Ultra fine Metal Tip to add polka dots of glue.  I used #142 Coral Reef and #183 Blue Angel.
Close Up
I used the collage sheet below to create my tags.
You can find this one in my Etsy too.
Here are the tag bases

****If you would like a chance to win my collage sheet, then just leave a comment below.  I will do a random draw from the comments, and announce the winner on Sun October 20th on my blog.****
I used my Perfect Layers Ruler to create a 1/16th inch border around my tree, bingo card, and sentiment.  
I just love working with this month's ribbon assortment!! 
 I hope that you have been inspired to create some fabulous projects and do a little shopping and maybe get yourself some fabulous finds from Really Reasonable Ribbon.
**Next stop on the Hop**
Time to hop on over to Tammy's blog,
 see what she has created, and leave her a little love.

I will be sharing with 
Brag Monday:  Graphic Fairy

 Thank you for visiting!


  1. You never fail to amaze me with your creativity! I love the colors-- so bright and cheery. Lovely cards and tags! TFS

  2. I WONDERED how you would use such non-traditional colors, and as usual, you created ART! These are so cute! Love how you used the Christmas lights ribbon on the tree - that was a stroke of genius! Thanks for the continuing inspiration!

  3. Beautifully done, what a fun and creative way to use the pretty!!

  4. love your non-traditional color theme for christmas, nice showcasing of the really reasonable ribbon too heather, love....

  5. Great projects Heather and I love your new collage sheets!

  6. Super cute Heather! Love the color combo and how you wrapped the ribbon around the tree.

  7. I love the trees! Well done.

  8. These are beautiful. LOVE all the sweet color combos. TFS.
    Crafty hugs,

  9. sooooo cute...I love love love that card! I really enjoyed these non traditional colors..reminds me of candy!

  10. Incredible tags. I can not wait to get these and start my Christmas projects.

  11. So lovely! I love your trees with the ribbon and buttons on them. I was looking at the photos closely to see what you did. Then I read we get a chance to win your tree and tag set. thank you for that. I love your finished tags and card. they are so cheerful. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

  12. Oh what delightful projects! Your collage sheets are fabulous. Thanks so much for the chance to win.

    Snoopy :D

  13. Oh these cards are so wonderful. I just adore how you wrapped the trees with the ribbon!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

    Garden of Grace

  14. Your trees are absolutely adorable ... love your choices,,, they all flow so well :)

  15. Stunningly Beautiful love the colors and the papers used. the attention to details is amazing. thanks for sharing

  16. Very cute projects. Love how you used the ribbon to decorate the trees.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

  17. Super cute - love the trees with all the ribbons and buttons.
    isoscia at aol dot com

  18. Super cute project. , Really love this months ribbon colors. Perfect.! Thank you so very much for sharing your craftiness with us all.
    Scrappingmamma- D.Foti

  19. those are so adorable. love them. cool printable sheets too

  20. I have got to remember this post when I get ready to do some cards and tags. Great job.

  21. Beautiful! Love the colors..great way to step out of the Christmasy box!
    BOLB Hugs!

  22. Wow, this post is fabulous. I adore the, my friends would be so awed if they got anything with a tag like that! Beautiful ribbon on these and I love the way you used the ribbon as garland on the tree. --Gail


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