Sunday, February 24, 2013


Welcome to DAY #2 of the first blog hop featuring the creations by the members of the Lovebug Creations Creative Team! 

We're featuring projects celebrating the upcoming March Holidays, and we're showing off some of the newest colors of our favorite Rumple Ribbons.

Yesterday, I showed off a card for St. Patrick's Day, did you see it?  The next major holiday in the March calendar starts March 25, and it's Passover.  While I celebrate Easter, I have many friends and neighbors who are Jewish. I'm sure they'll love this card which features a bow I made using Lovebug Creations' Rumple Ribbons in the new SUGAR PLUM color:



For this yummy card, I created the background paper using rubber stamps from Papertrey Ink, stamped in CTMH "Whisper" Exclusive Inks, onto CTMH Daisy White paper. I layered that paper onto a piece of CTMH Smokey Plum paper. The sentiment is also from Papertrey Ink, stamped onto Daisy White paper using Versafine Black Onyx ink. I layered the sentiment onto CTMH Chocolate paper, and then onto a CTMH Avonlea B&T Duo leftover from a Workshop On the Go.  The antiqued brads at the corners are also from Close to My Heart. The metal frame embellishment I found at Michael's during a crafty haul (for $0.13!); it is from Making Memories. I used my sewing machine to border-stitch around the white frame, using smokey plum thread.
Now, on to the business of a BLOG HOP!  There's of COURSE luscious candy, provided by our sponsor at Lovebug Creations, manufacturer of Rumple Ribbons. Follow and comment on EVERY Blog Hop blog and you get a chance to win 2 of the newly released Rumple Ribbon collections!  The winner will be announced on Monday morning on the Lovebug Creations blog. 

Head on over next to my friend DORCAS who will show you the cutest project!!  In case you get lost along the way, here's the full line-up:

2. Ellen (CardMonkey) -
6. Dawn Carlyle -


Sarah Biswabic said...

Very beautiful card!

Star said...

Love the card, especially the fabulous paper. You are so clever!

Pamela Lash said...

What a lovely idea for your friend - cyberhugs - Mama LoveBug

morentin1326 said...

awesome creation, so beautiful and perfect

Lovebug Creations said...

You amaze me...that is all ;)

LOL But seriously you do! I love how you made the paper..I'm horrible at stamping and would NEVER be able to do something as nice as this! Love how well it goes with the Sugar Plum RR!!! Fab job, my friend!!!

Bug Hugs

Vickie said...

Very pretty card I love it.

Unknown said...

Such a very cute card, thanks for sharing.
I haven't made any cards yet, although I've seen quite a few that I have really liked.

Scrappin Rabbit Designs said...

Pretty card. Love the ribbon and the fun embellishment. Very vintage looking. ~Tami

tree said...

What a lovely card!