Monday, February 15, 2010

Project Mondays 2-15-10

And Blog candy!




For this weeks project I wanted to do something a little different, I have been loving working with fabric, as I am a quilter too.. I love fabric, so anything to incorporate fabric into my stamping makes me happy!
To start this weeks Project I got out my Basket and Blooms XL die from Stampin' Up! and ran 2 pieces of felt ( I used off white) through at once. I knew I would want to make more than one, lol!


For this project I only needed the basket pieces. I put the others away for use on something else.


I folded a small piece of pink felt in half and placed it over the small butterfly on the Bigz Beautiful Butterflies die from Stampin' Up! and ran it through the Big Shot.

I placed a butterfly on the basket where I wanted it and stitched it in place using lavender floss ( 2 strands) Then I used a pen to lightly draw my antennae.

I used 3 small off white pearls from the Pretties kit from Stampin' Up! and stitched them on for the body, then stitched the antennae.



I used a bright pink floss to stitch up the basket. I did on side at a time, then I stitched the bottom on.




as you can see from this photo I added a butterfly to both sides of this basket... I will only add one the any others that I make... I was having so much fun that I wanted it to be pretty from both sides!
and the Finished project, I am excited to make more of these for Easter!!
What do you think? do you like it? do you want it? Leave a comment and on Friday ( 2-19-10) I will draw one lucky person will win this basket!
Thanks for stopping by
Jennifer Jones














16 comments:

  1. I love the soft look it says spring and easter. Hugs and happy stamping Lori Watson
    www.postal_mom_2000@yahoo.com

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  2. Very cute project. So neatly done. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  3. Great project! Thanks for sharing it and the detailed instructions.

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  4. I like your three columns and love your little felt basket. thanks for sharing. Blessing Gail

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  5. Very pretty - however, I have not seen the butterfly with the large pearls and you know what - I really like that much better. Good idea. Thank you for sharing.

    Nana Jo

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  6. Adorable project! Thanks for the chance to win! ;)

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  7. Your felt basket turned out so cute! Very clever idea that I'll just have to case!! TFS

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  8. So light & airy. Probably the daintiest one I have seen..... please pick me to win it! Linda

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  9. I love it, I am having a fundraiser in March and I am going to use it for the extra special projection after everyone has finished their cards.....can't wait....off to buy ivory and pink felt....keep up the good work.
    Billie

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  10. Beautiful basket, love the butterfly out of felt, it's so pretty and the pearls just make it pop!

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  11. I just love this basket! You did a fantastic job. Thanks for sharing, and I sure hope I win it!

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  12. How pretty! I have been wanting to make one of these, but nothing has really caught my eye - until this one. It's beautiful! TFS and I'm keeping my fingers crossed that I might win... :)

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