Tuesday, May 8, 2012

May Creative Challenge-Wreaths

Hey Everyone, long time no see!! Are you ready, because it is time for this month's Creative Challenge from My Favorite Things!!

Our Design Team Creative Challenge is a monthly feature, where we challenge our design team to explore their creative side using a specific theme, product or technique. This month, we're creating wreaths. Be sure to check the MFT Blog for a list of all the designers who have put their MFT stamps and/or Die-namics dies to work to create a wreath for you today!

For my wreath today, I did no stamping...but I sure gave my Cuttlebug a workout, LOL!! I started by wrapping 2in Purple satin ribbon around a 12in" foam wreath form. I secured it with Scor Tape and some extra ribbon to cover the seam. I purchased the form and ribbon at Michael's. My co-worker just had a baby girl, so I decided to make this for her. Not my normal color scheme, but I think it will work for Addalynne's room! 

I used the  By the Letters Uppercase Alphabet Die-namics and cut her name out of Grapsicle and Razzleberry card stock. I used a Xyron to make the letters into stickers so I could move them around if I needed. I then cut some hearts out using the Hearts a Plenty Die-namics in the same cardstock colors, plus Sweet Tooth. They were attached with brads from Michael's, and Jute Twine from the Ribbon Carousel. 

For my flowers, I used the Large Leafy Flourish Die-namics in Mellow Moss as my base, and the Perfect Petal Trio Die-namics in my card stock colors. I added large silver brads from Michael's to the center of them, as well.

Here are the Die-namics I have used:

Be sure to check the MFT Blog for a list of all the designers who have 
creative project ideas for you today!


  1. ooo! girly heaven! this is really cute, your friend will LOVE it!

  2. Totally sweet, Jessie!!! The colours are bright and happy....just like a new little baby!!!

  3. really sweet Jessie..this will be perfect in a little girls room...I'm sure they will love it!

  4. This is SO cute! I love the little hearts hanging down from her name and the colors are amazing for a little girl. Just fantastic!

  5. Wow Jessie! Bright and cheerful colors - I couldn't help but smile when I saw it! It's wonderful!

  6. So pretty Jessie. Love the girlie colors!


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