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Friday, July 20, 2012

Home Decor & More BLog Hop Day 2

Welcome to the Home Decor & More blog hop. This is day 2 ,  Our host is Cicily the Pink Dalmatian Scrapbooker. If you came from Jessi then you're in the right spot. If you want to start from the beginner than head on over to http://pinkdalmationscrapper.blogspot.com/ and hop your way thru some amazing home decor. The Pink Dalmatian is giving away blog candy, you can see all the details on her post. Some of the other hoppers may be giving away candy to so be sure & check them out.
We all have drawers, closets & possibly rooms full of scrapbooking supplies. Those beautiful, colorful supplies don't have to be limited to our pages. We hope to inspire you to use your supplies in Home Decor projects that add that special touch to our homes. 

Today I wanted to share with you this Dream banner I made.
I tried something different with this banner. I bought some Jewelry wire and put the banner together with that.

I started by wrapping a 5 inch piece of wire around a pencil to give it some curl, I did this for every piece that is hooked together. I used paper from Me & My Big Ideas. The stack doesn't have a name on it. But I just love the paper.

I also used Storybook for the letters, butterflies, and scrolly thing. I added glitter to every cut to make it stand out a little more. The letters are cut in DCWV glitter cardstock.

Here are some close ups of each piece of the banner.

I drilled holes in the chipboard for the wire- ok my hubby drilled the holes, but I was supervising the whole time. LOL!
I then laced the wire through the holes and make little knots on the back sides of the chipboard and wire.

Thanks for stopping & looking at my Home Decor project. I am giving away some blog candy too, woohoo! I will be giving away the New Limited Edition Tim Holtz Spring Ink Set or the Spring Re-inker set, your choice.
So there are a couple of simple things you can do to win.
1. Be a follower- required
2. Leave a comment on this post- make sure you leave your blog addy so I can come and visit you.

For Extra entries you can:
1. Visit my website www.whatsscrappin.com and look around then come back and leave a comment on you favorite products.
2. Like me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Whats-Scrappin/172626176125726?ref=hl

3. Post about my webstore on your blog and let me know you did so.

Now you are on to  Esther's blog. Have fun!

In case you get detoured along the way, here's the blog lineup:
Cicily Lesher www.pinkdalmationscrapper.blogspot.com
LissaMarie www.somanycrafts.com
Robin Scott www.scrapandchat.blogspot.com
Melissa Pinter http://pinkpolkadotscrapping.blogspot.com
Jessi - http://mylifeinartsncrafts.blogspot.com/
Becka http://creationswithbecka.blogspot.com
Esther http://forthejoyofcreating.blogspot.com
Tammy http://thepurplemuse.blogspot.com
Shannon - http://shannonleffew.blogspot.com/
Ashley - http://theglamoroussideofscrapping.blogspot.com
Maria Matter - http://JoyfulStamper.blogspot.com
Shawnee - http://quiverofangels.blogspot.com
liz mullen- http://scrapiliciouslife.blogspot.com/


melllisssa said...

Super cute banner! I love the ribbon and the curly wire and hold each part together. That's so sweet that your husband drilled the holes for you :)

I'm a new follower! Look forward to seeing what you create next!

misshoanggg (at) gmail.com

melllisssa said...

After browsing around your store I have fallen in love with Basic Grey!! The colors are gorgeous along with the hot air balloon and floral patterns. I love liquid pearls and the chipboard album with the tabs.

misshoanggg (at) gmail.com

melllisssa said...

I am a new FB fan :) Thank you for the extra entries and sharing your fun and beautiful home decor banner!

misshoanggg (at) gmail.com

jennyplace2 said...

Oh Becka, you outdid yourself. I totally love it, all the glitter and sparkle. TFS and for the chance to win the blog candy.

Karon said...

This is fabulous - love all the glitter. I'm already a follower of yours. TFS


the purple muse said...

Fabulous! Love all of the blingy bling! TFS:-)

~Tammy S

Jessi said...

Great project, I think i would have to say from ur store i love the tim holtz markers but thats cuz i have them AND I DOOOO love them everyone needs them. I liked ur Facebook page too.

craftymom205 said...

Love your home decor project.

craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

Esther said...

Such a pretty wall hanging!!!
Love the colors and the sparkle!!

littlen said...

cute banner. tfs. i'm already a follower.

Pink Polka Dot Scrapping said...

Becka, This Banner is amazing! I am a New Follower. I love the COLORS.. s pretty and all the Sparkle.. I am a Glitter Finatic... TFS and Glad I was part of this Hop with you! Can't wait to see whats in store for tomorrow!

kkay214 said...

I am going to have to make this.I have a bunch of Santa coasters that I can repurpous and use.

Pat said...

I love the banner and that you used jewelry wire! I just started using wire on my cards. I have all these coaster i got on the cheapo and hadn't figured out what to do with them, but your project has inspired me!! Thanks for sharing today! I am now a follower, and can't wait to see what else you have in store for inspiration.

Marianne said...

i love your banner...and how you used the wire! i am a new GFC follower, i love the stamps and the posh paper you have in your store. Beautiful.i was #20 like on your face book page

Anonymous said...

I just love those hanging things. I love the colors you used, so cheery!

Auntie Em said...

Your wall hanging is so pretty and would be perfect in a little girls room. Love the glitter!
Thanks for sharing! :)

Sherrie K. said...

I love your project!! All the sparkle and glitter is so fun and such a fabulous banner. Love this idea:) TFS! Great job Becka!
Sherrie K

D- said...

Love your wall hanging. TFS
dmcardmaker (at aol dot com)
(please sign me up as an email follower)

Pink Dalmatians said...

Great banner Becka! Very cute. I love all the detail!

Maria Matter said...

super cute, love all the details!

Robin said...

Great banner. I love the paper you used and the color combo.


Maria said...

Super cute banner! TFS

mvasquez69 at aol dot com

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