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Cards – Inspired {and a giveaway}

Good morning. Vera’s here from Ling’s Design Studio. I am thrilled that May Arts partner up with Creative Imaginations again. They have such beautiful collection to work with.

I get to play with the gorgeous Iron Orchid Design Devotion collection. For today I made a set of 3 cards using one of the patterned paper and the sticker from this collection. But, seriously you could make quite a few beautiful cards from this one collection.

To re-create this set, you’ll need:
Rosevine paper & sticker from Creative Imagination Iron Orchid Design Devotion collection
May Arts 1” Satin Grosgrain Ribbon HN-1-09

Here’s a look at the first card.

For this one, I cut a panel from patterned paper slightly shorter than the card base, then wrap one end of the ribbon behind the card and fold the ribbon.  Adhere the panel to the card. To finish, simply add the frame sticker and the butterfly sticker (I sprinkle the back of the butterfly with powder so it becomes un-sticky and add pop-dots on the center of the butterfly).  

Now the second card.

For this one, I repeat what I did on the 1st card. Cut a panel, wrap one end of the ribbon behind the panel, and lay the rest on the card. Cut another strip of ribbon, fold it, adhere it to card, and let the end slightly shorter than the other ribbon. Adhere the sticker.

Now, on to the 3rd and final card.

Again, I simply cut the panel smaller than the card base and adhere it to the card base. I cut a strip of ribbon and adhere it to the panel. Cut another strip, fold it, and adhere to the left part of the panel. Repeat for the right side. Add the sentiment sticker and you’re done.

That’s it! 3 quick but beautiful cards. I love how the satin ribbon add elegance to the card while keeping the design clean.

Hope you like my project for today. Thank you all so much for stopping by here at May Arts. Have a blessed day.

Blog post by: Vera Yates


Now here’s your chance to win goodies of your own!   Each day we will be giving away a gift package from a different Creative Imagination‘s Collection!   Today it is an assortment from the IOD Devotion collection:

All you have to do is comment on any post today!  Tomorrow I will annouce a winner and a new prize pack to give away! 

And be sure to stop on by the Creative Imaginations blog to win some M/A Ribbon!

Happy hopping & good luck to all!

xoxo!

The Ribbon Lady

 

 

  1. Lagene

    Beautiful cards!!!!

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  2. Karen Rice

    Lovely, lovely cards, Vera!  Thanks for telling me about your designs here today!

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  3. Lisa L.

    Beautiful cards!!!  This collection is stunning and I love the ribbon with it!  Thanks so much!

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  4. Laura Cox

    Love these….so simple, yet so pretty!

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  5. sue wisniewski

    Lovely!  very pretty cards.
    stamping sue
    http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

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  6. Carol E Brooker

    What a beautiful collection, thanks for sharing it and the chance to win.

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  7. Connie Smith

    I love this collection. I especially love the robin's egg blue paper with the roses/flowers in rows on them. I love that you don't have to do much to make cards (or any project) look fantastic. Thanks for the chance to win. 

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  8. Jennifer

    I adore these cards!  I think they are so soft and feminine, very beautiful! 

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  9. Tina in Springboro

    I love love LOVE your ribbons!!  I can't get enough of them!!

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  10. Kara Craig

    those cards are so beautiful and i never would have known they were so easy if you hadn't said.  awesome!

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  11. Cheryl Hutcherson

    Love this collection!

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  12. Marcia Scantlin

    I love the color palette – can't wait to see the ribbons that go with these beauties.

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  13. Cathy Derouche

    the cards are absolutely beautiful, I love the papers, they are gorgeous, crossing my finger to win, I could have such fun. thanks for the chance to win!!!

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  14. Sharon Roselli

    what beautiful cards! I love how easy they were to make. Thanks for sharing. Can't wait to lift these!

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  15. rush

    love the colors of this "devotion" collection.  thank you for the opportunity to win it.

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  16. Cami

    Beautiful papers.  Your three cards are what I would call "simply elegant" with a touch of lovely ribbon to embellish it.  Love this CAS style.  

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  17. Lynda

    This really is a gorgeous line – the colors & the patterns!

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  18. Latrice

    Great card Vera! I loved how you paired the satin ribbon with it. So gorgeous.

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  19. melita

    Beautiful papers! Love the cards.

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  20. Indy

    What gorgeous paper!  WoW!

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  21. marie49

    Very nice cards….thanks

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  22. Luanne

    beautiful cards! those papers are so gorgeous.

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  24. Renee VanEpps

    These are so pretty!!!  TFS!

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  25. C arol B

    Beautiful projects! Thanks for the inspiration!
    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  26. conniemelancon

    Beautiful cards!

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  27. Natasha G.P.

    I like the simple design, and the white ribbon. The folding adds some fanciness to it (is that even a word?)

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  28. Karen L K

    Nice cards and great combo of products. Should be a fun week.

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  29. B. Poteraj

    What gorgeous paper. I love the soft colors.

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  30. Kristie Maynard

    Lovely cards!  TFS.

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  31. Sharon Gullikson

    What pretty paper. It would be great for Valentine's Day or MOther's Day.

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  32. Carmen

    Beautiful collection!

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  33. Jingle

    Very pretty cards!

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  34. Ashley N Newell

    Stunning cards!  I love that paper! 

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  35. Bethany Becker

    Beautiful card.  I am trying to improve my card making skills. 

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  36. Rebecca W

    Lovely cards. The collection looks fabulous.

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  37. Lyn Gill

    I'm still learning! Cards are not my go to craft but I'm trying so hard to craft "outside the box"…lol! Thanks for all your help!  Lyn

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  38. Amy Jones

    Beautiful cards. I love how beautifuland simple they are. Wow.

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  39. AngieB

    Your cards are Beautiful and the DP is Gorgeous!!!!

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  40. Miriam Prantner

    What beautiful, but simple cards!  Love how you 'unstuck' the sticker to make it a dimensional accent!

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  41. Cait

    What gorgeous papers, and the ribbons you picked are just perfect with the papers!

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  42. Kelly Massman

    Very pretty!

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  43. Marsha F

    Beautiful cards!  Thanks for the chance to win!

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  44. jackie 4124

    Such a simple sketch, but I love it.  Thanks for the inspiration
     

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