Hello everyone! As I was putting the finishing touches on this project last night, my craft studio shook and rattled for a split second, rolling my chair I was in across the room. Yes, it was a 4.1 about 40 miles off the coast, yet I felt it. Uggg… I dislike earthquakes terribly.
Now on to the project. A friend wanted me to make something like these that she found on Pinterest. I used Microsoft Publisher and printed these out on cardstock and then using the “Center” function on my Cricut Expressions, I cut these babies out.
I used party streamers and sewed the edges (like this tutorial) and made rosettes. I had previously baked a whole set of ribbon making curly ribbon and used those as the finishing touches.
I am thinking I may enter this into the Die Cuttin’ Diva’s challenge this week – I feel they are different and original to fit their “Anything Goes Challenge“.
Now off to deliver them!
Thanks for sharing a bit of crafty time with a bit of rock, rattle and roll to it” pie with me.
Cricut Cart: Mini Monograms set at 3 inches for the circle and 1.5 inches for the scallop circle for the back
Party streamers (trimmed the middle one to add the “layer” effect.)
Paper: Recollections Bright Color Stack
Cuttlebug – Swiss Dots
Ink for edging around the circle – Close to My Heart: Cotton Candy
Wilton Cake Pop Sticks
Curly Ribbon (baked at 200 for 20 minutes wrapped around 1/4 inch wooden rods and attached at ends with cloths pins.)