Tuesday, August 13, 2013

August Really Reasonable Ribbon HOP and candy

August Really Reasonable Ribbon Hop!

Win one of my Three Shapeology Dies here!


The Ribbon Club Assortment for August is called the Pink & Brown Vintage Assortment!  The patterned grosgrains and soft lush satin's coordinate perfectly!  Not to mention that beautiful lace too!  You can make almost any genre of card with this collection, it's so universal!

Isn't this assortment great??  It contains 9 styles!  If you haven't looked into the ribbon club yet, you should check it out and join today!  You will get a fun new ribbon assortment shipped automatically each month.  It's like Christmas EVERY month!

If you have joined me here from Heather's blog, you're right on track!

If you get lost on the way, head back to the Really Reasonable Ribbon Ramblings blog to get back on track!
Today's Project!

I used some of the Ranger Distress Stains to color the lace in the club pack as well as some gorgeous embossed papers from Creative Papers Online!  I used a mat to daub the ink and a sponge to apply the ink. 


When you're through checking out my project, head toward the fabulous Jeanne's blog and you're almost at the end of the hop!   Now, be sure to leave some love at all the stops along the way. Your comments are most appreciated not to mention the chance to win club ribbons of your own!

Really Reasonable Ribbons:  All August Club
Design Paper is S.E.I. Promise Me "Smitten"
Shapeology Dies are Pedestal Tag, Bottle Cap, Leaf Trio
Lavish Flourish Stamp by Raindrop Echo Design
Definitions Notables 4 Sentiment by Raindrop Echo Designs


Ranger Inks: Aged Mahogany Stain, Tarnished Brass Stain, Vintage Photo Stain, Vintage Photos Distress Ink 


Stickles Star Dust
Hair Clip from stash with satin rose
Color Blends buttons : Latte and Cherries Jubilee
Tulle from stash
Floral Sprays by Modern Romance
The Paper Studio Pearls
Baker's Twine Creamy Pastels 

closeup of the beautiful lace, flowers and the tag full of flourishes


artistic view
If you enjoy a good 3D project or just need a special box or bag, stop by the Whimsy Stamps Store available today for my Shape "EZ" product line of Cut templates like bags, boxes, flowers, and cards with tons of add on's! These templates can help you make any project just the way you like it. Over and Over again! The NEW Shape "EZ" cut files are available today! 

 Thank you for visiting,


  1. What a darling card loaded with gorgeous ribbon and lace. Love how you colored the lace! ~ Blessings, Tracey

    Garden of Grace

  2. Great card....colorizing ribbon is a very good technique.
    stamping sue

  3. Gorgeous!! I love how you inked the lace to get the exact color you wanted for your project. Just beautiful!!

  4. Lovely project, Tammi!
    Really nice use of ribbons...
    Ardilla :)

  5. Very pretty : ) Loving all the layers! Thanks for the tutorial too. Can't wait to try it.

  6. wow! fabulous use of ribbon! gorgeous creation!

  7. What a fabulous make with so much detail to look at and beautiful ribbons

    TFS Tammi

    CRafty Hugs

    Annie x

  8. Absolutely gorgeous combination of textures. Great idea to dye the lace. There are so many layers and pieces and touches, like the beautiful decorative stitching. TFS

  9. What a beautiful card. I love how you inked the lace. Thank you so much for sharing with us.

  10. wow,this creation is awesome, it reminds me of neapolitan ice cream, so yummy... What motivates me to leave a comment on a blog post (besides the obvious giveaways)? usually the creation... i am inspired by it, blown away by it, or i just can't believe how awesome it is and i am compelled to say something... lol

  11. Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, I love pink and brown together reminds me of hot chocolate and marshmallows, 11 years now since I have had a bit of choccie, gorgeous creation as always huggles Pops x x x

  12. What a beautiful, artful collage.

  13. Love all the goodies you used on your beautiful card.

  14. Beautiful project. the elements and the layering is perfect. love the ribbons.
    love the vintage look thanks for sharing your Gorgeous work

  15. FAbulous--I like how you colored the lace.

  16. Pretty card! Love all the layer and texture! t.igo


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