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i-top Button Feature - Day 8


Welcome to our final day of our i-Top Button Feature.
We sure hope that you've been inspired by all of the amazing creations that you've seen over the past 2 weeks.  We certainly have!  The possibilities are endless as you can clearly see!

Let's take a look at our final projects today.

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Home Decor Canvas

I have been wanting to make a home decor item for my office.  The room is so full of sun that I thought I would like to try my hand at a canvas project.  I decided to make a field of flowers.  For this project I used my I top buttons and covered them with the awesome Childhood Memories paper.  I just love the colors in this collection and they worked so well with the felt that I had on hand.  
After I cut out my flowers I sewed my buttons on to create the center.  I then used my I Bond and glued them onto my canvas.  I then used some on hand supplies to finish off the scene of a field on a sunny day.  I made one last button and made that my center of the sun.  Now I can see my canvas and always have a  sunny scene!




Supplies:
Tools- I top, Buttons ( small, medium and large), I Bond
Paper- Imaginisce Childhood Memories
Canvas- Personal Stash
Mist- Tattered Angels, Heidi Swapp
Twine- The Stringery
Ribbon- Doodlebug
Chipboard- Maya Road
Felt- Personal Stash





Flip Flops

The I-top tool can be used for all sorts of fun projects.  My fun project was embellishing a pair of flip flops.  I secured a silk flower to the center of the sandal.  Placed a button daddy in the center, covered with A Day in The Life paper from the Childhood Memories Collection and then embellished it with Hot Rocks and the I-rock tool.  This was a quick and easy way to add a little pizzaz to a pair of sandals sitting in the closet.






Supplies:  I-top tool, Medium Button Daddies, 22mm Imaginisce punch,  I-Rock tool, Hot Rocks, Pogo Adhesive, Silk flower. Childhood Memories Day In The Life Paper, Flip Flops







 Well, as you can see ... the i-top Buttons can be used to create just about anything!!!
We want to shout out to our amazing DT because they did such an incredible job creating these fabulous & stunning projects!  So much inspiration!  Thank you ladies.

As we mentioned at the beginning of these past 2 weeks we are having a giveaway and today is the last day that you can enter.  (details are posted below)  Good luck!!!


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Don't forget about our Giveaway!
If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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i-top Button Feature - Day 7


Welcome to Day 7 of our i-Top Button Feature!! We're nearing the end of this intensive 2-week feature but we sure hope that you have been inspired by our Designers creations.

We've got another day full of inspiration so let's get started.


Today we have
sharing her talents with us.


Felt Flower Headband

We can never have enough headbands in our house and the frillier the better. They are quick and easy to make and the iTop lets you customize them. I put a swatch of tulle over the fabric for some added pizzaz.




Supplies:Tools & Accessories: (i-Top, Medium Button Daddies, iBond); Other: Wool felt, fabric, tulle, DMC Floss

Suzanna has also created a fabulous tutorial for her project.

Supplies needed:
Felt Squares
Template (available at end of tutorial)
Fabric
Tulle
Fabric Scissors
Needle
Thread
iTop and medium button templates
Medium Button
1 3/4 inch Circle Punch
iBond



1.            Using the petal template, cut out five petals from a felt square.
2.            Using either the inner circle of the iTop sizing template (for a medium button) or a 1 3/4 inch circle punch to create a template, cut out (a.) a contrasting color felt to create the flower center, (b.) coordinating fabric and (c.) tulle.
3.            Using your fabric scissors, snip around the outer edge of the flower center



4.            Pinch the end of each of the petals at the base to create a gathered effect and secure with a few stitches. Assemble the flower by sewing all the petals together at the base. Sew the flower center in position.


5.            Assemble into the "cup" of the iTop the following in order from bottom to top; tulle, fabric, button top. Complete button making process.




6.            Sew button in the center of the flower.
7.            Using iBond, adhere to the side of the headband.
8.            Wear your lovely creation and make all your friends jealous of your crafty skills!!

Here's the petal template that you are free to use.



A wonderful creation Suzanna. Thank you for sharing your tutorial with us as well.


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If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


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(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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i-top Button Feature - Day 6


Welcome to Day 6 of our i-top Button feature!!!
Weren't those awesome projects yesterday?  My kids would love those Minecraft hats too!

Well we're not stopping yet. We've still got a few more days left to share some more amazing creations with you. PLUS we've got a super fun GIVEAWAY happening. And if you've missed yesterday's post and last week's posts then you can read about at the end of the post!

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"Might As Well Play"

I was super excited to use these photos and these papers together as they seemed as though they were made for each other.  Then, I also got to use my iTop and button daddies for the first time.  It was addicting to make my own dimensional embellishments!  I loved using the paper punch to create an embellishment -- it really added a bit of fun and whimsy to my page.




Supplies: Patterned paper and stickers: Childhood Memories, small paper punch, small button daddies.





"Welcome Easter" Wreath

I LOVE the i-Top tool so I was excited to hear we were suppose to create a button project using it. I finally decided on an Easter Wreath that I could hang on my door. I have seen lots of these tulle wreaths being made around Halloween and knew I wanted to try to make one. It you can tie your shoes, you can make this wreath. Yes it is that easy, and Imaginisce tools can make it even easier for you!
 







Tutorial: 
You will need a small styrofoam wreath (mine was 10" in diameter. It will look bigger once the tulle is tied on)
2 yards of tulle
flowers
ribbon
Easter picks
wire
canvas
yellow and orange spray inks
i-Top and medium buttons

1. Cut the tulle into 6" wide strips. Then cut the strips into 12" lengths. I used my Imaginisce CutBright Rotary Cutter and CutRight Acrylic Ruler to cut my strips in no time at all.





2. Fold the strips in half lengthwise, and then fold in half again. (Your strip is now 1 1/2" x 12") Tie around wreath using any knot you want. Tie the other strips on in the same way, pushing the strips together on the wreath until you are happy with its fullness.


3. Now we are ready to decorate it. I wanted to repurpose these flowers, so we are going to cut the stems off and pull them apart. This way we can use an i-top button in the middle and make attaching the flowers to the wreath a breeze.



4. I love the nubby texture of canvas and thought it would work great as the center of my flowers. Using the medium i-top template, I traced the shape and cut it out. I was concerned that it might be too bulky if I had just cut a circle. 



5. Now we can dye the canvas using our yellow spray ink. My ink unfortunately is clogged, so I placed my canvas pieces in an embossing tray, and dab on the ink with the plastic tube from the ink bottle. Then I wanted to add some orange ink just around the edges. I find this method less messy then spraying when I want total coverage.



6. When the canvas is dry, you can use the i-Top tool to cover the medium buttons.


7. If your flowers do not have a hole in them, we are going to punch one. Don't worry, Imaginisce has a tool for that too, the i-Punch! What I love about the i-Punch is that it has different hole size punches all on the same tool, and you don't need separate tools for different size holes.




8. We are ready to attach our flowers to the wreath. Cut a length of wire that is long enough to wrap around the wreath. Thread the wire through the hole from the bottom of the flower, through the shank of the button and back down the hole. 




9. Slide the tulle apart and wrap the wire around to the back side of the wreath. Twist the wire tight. Then I poked the ends of the wire into the styrofoam wreath to keep them from ripping the tulle. Slide the tulle back over the wire.




10. After the flowers are attached, add a bow using a length of wire too. If you are making your own bow - Imaginisce has a tool for cutting the ribbon! I used the i_Magicut Ribbon cutter on the ends of my bow, even though this ribbon is edged with wire. It doesn't cut the wire in the ribbon, but it will cut the ribbon and seal the edges. I then cut the wire with my scissors. If your ribbon is wrinkled, the i-Rock Mini Iron is perfect for ironing that ribbon. I love that it is small enough to take with me on crops!


11. Add a few Easter picks and your wreath is complete.

Supplies:
Imaginisce: i-Top and Medium Buttons, CutBright Rotary Cutter, CutRight Acrylic Ruler, i-Punch, i-Rock Mini Iron, i-Magicut Ribbon Cutter
Celebrate It: wired ribbon, 2 yards tulle, Prima mist-able canvas sheet, flowers, Easter picks, wire, Floracraft10" styrofoam wreath, October Afternoon Sprinklers in Lemon Drop and Comet Tail






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Don't forget about our Giveaway!
If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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i-top Button Feature - Day 5


We hope that you had a fantastic weekend.
Before we get started with our post today we just wanted to remind you that today is the last day to get your submission in for our March Monthly Challenge. You can read all the details about the challenge HERE.

Welcome back to our i-top Button Feature!
From the comments that you've left us we see that you are enjoying the DT 's projects and we love hearing the ideas of projects that you would create if you won this super fun prize!!

If you missed last week's project then you'll have to hop back a few posts.  We challenged our Design Team to use the i-top tool and the Button Daddies to create some new & exciting projects. Some of our designers have also included detailed tutorials.  And we always suggest that you hop on over to their blogs because they will often share a few more detailed photos, tips, tricks & other helpful information.

We hope that you'll join us again this week because the Design Team has another week full of incredible projects to share with you!  So let's get started!

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Ribbon Hair Bow

After having 2 boys I am enjoying all of the frilly, foo-foo stuff that comes with having a girl! I love to dress her up and have the matching accessories but that can sometimes get a bit pricey. So I decided that if I wanted to take it easy on the wallet I needed to figure out how to make bows myself.



I looked online for a tutorial and came across this free one on how to make a Loopy Puff Bow at The Ribbon Retreat (http://www.theribbonretreat.com/blog/how-to-make-a-loopy-puff-bow.html). Then I gathered some matching ribbons and material and set off to work. Instead of cutting my ribbon and then having to seal the ends with a lighter I cut all of them with my I-magicut Ribbon Cutter! That came in so handy!! I chose 4 coordinating ribbons and cut 10 pieces of each color to measure 4 inches (40 pieces in all).


Then with needle and thread, loop each piece and run your needle and thread through the open end alternating colors until you have all 40 pieces onto thread.


Pull tight so that all the ribbon pieces gather. Run your needle and thread through the first loop and tie off but don’t cut your thread just yet. Cut material larger than the Button Daddy and assemble together. Run your needle and thread through the back part of your button and tie off. Now you are done and can cut the thread.


Add a felt circle and gator clip to your bow and you are ready to sweeten up your little girl’s look.

Imaginisce Supplies: I-Top, 22mm Button Daddies, I-magicut






Minecraft Button Toque

If you have a boy in your house then I am sure you have heard of Minecraft.  My boys play this video game all the time and when I wanted to make some buttons for my youngest son’s toque he asked if I could make some Minecraft buttons.  
We looked all over the internet and found some images that he liked and printed them out on heavy cardstock.  Then I used the fabulous I-Top tool to make the buttons.




As these were going to be on a hat worn outside I covered the images with Modge Podge to seal them.  Once they were dry I sewed them onto his toques.  He loves them!
Minecraft Images are from the makers of the game Mojang.





Supplies: Tool – Imaginisce I-Top, Imaginisce Paper Punch for the I-Top - Large and Extra Large, Buttons - Imaginisce Button Daddies Large and Extra Large, Toque - Old Navy and Hurley, Cardstock - Bazzill Basics, Sealer - Modge Podge



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Don't forget about our Giveaway!
If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)


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i-Bond Special!!

We are so excited to share this news with you ... and you won't want to miss out on this opportunity.

If you love using a glue gun but are tired of the cord getting in the way than you are going to love our i-Bond glue gun. It's cordless!!!  
Plus when you turn it on it has a light that shines on your work making it so easy to see what you're doing.

Scrapbook Steals is having a super amazing special  TODAY!!!! (i-Bond & Glue Sticks Bundle for only $11.99)

Now's your chance to get this incredible tool that you will find yourself reaching for time & time again!

Check out their website today for all the details and to take advantage of this super deal!!

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Here's a peek at a couple of ideas that you can use the i-bond for.

Take a look at these super adorable necklaces!
Created by Shauna Butler
For details on how to create this project click HERE.


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Design Team member, Suzanna Lee shares how to create a stencil using the i-Bond tool.  (Suzanna has a complete tutorial of her project posted on her blog along with some helpful tips) 

Suzanna used her i-bond and carefully wrote a word/name onto wax paper. She left it on the wax paper until it had cooled & then removed it carefully. She then gave it a fabulous effect by misting it. Just think of the possibilites that you could create using this tool!




Guiseppa Gubler also used the i-bond on her project that we shared here last week.
After creating the i-top Buttons she used the i-bond to adhere the buttons to the fabric and created this darling headband.




Aren't these fun ideas? Just think of all the things that you could do with your very own i-Bond!!

So make sure to head on over to scrapbook.steals.com RIGHT NOW and get your i-Bond before they are sold out!!


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i-Spy


It's that time again when we share projects that we've found online using Imaginisce product.

And today we want to share this gorgeous Valentine's Card with you created by 

Isn't it stunning?  We just love how she used our "Love You More" collection and embellished it so beautifully.


Thanks you Laurie for using our product & for sharing your card online.



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i-top Button Feature - Day 4


Welcome back to Day 4 of our i-top Button feature!
So many great projects can be created with these tools and we love seeing what our Design Team come up. We're always left in awe at the creativity that people have!

Let's take a look at some more fabulous projects.



"Love This Moment"
 Last October the 5 of us spent a wonderful week in Barcelona. Our hotel, which was situated right in the city centre, had a beautiful terrace on the roof and the view was so beautiful! Every day, right after breakfast we went straight up to the roof to enjoy the view. What a magnificent city this is!

I really loved to use the I-Top for my page. I've created both paper buttons and fabric buttons and love how they turned out. They are the perfect finishing touch for my page!




Supplies Used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned paper, sticker sheet and washi tape).
Other Supplies used: Bazzill cardstock, page from an old book.
Tools: Imaginisce I-Top, Silhouette Cameo, Aigger sewing machine

Do you know how super easy the I-Top tool is to use? Let me show you how.

Step 1: Gather your supplies: I-Top tool, I-Top buttons, Paper Punches and patterned paper:


Step 2: Choose the button size and the punch you need (I chose the medium size):


Step 3: Place the button shell on the smaller head like this:


Step 4: Place your punched out paper over the button shell and squeeze your tool and release again.


Step 5: Flip your tool over and push down all the paper tabs:


Step 6: Flip the tool back up and place the button base on the metal head like this:


Step 7: Squeeze the tool closed again until you hear a popping sound which means the button clicked together. And that’s it, you have a perfect button!



Now if you want to create a fabric button the way to do this is more or less the same, but there is a slight difference, have a look.
Step 8: Gather your supplies: a piece of fabric (I’m using a left-over piece from Ikea), the right button size and punch and template (I chose the medium size again):


Step 9: Cut a square piece of fabric the size of the template, about 2”x2”:


Step 10: Place the button shell on the smaller head of your tool (just like before) and place the piece of fabric over the button shell and squeeze the tool and release again:


Step 11: Trim down the excess of fabric a little. If you have thicker fabric you may want to trim it a bit more, but my fabric is rather thin.


Step 12: Push all the fabric ends down like this:


Step 13: Place the button base on the metal head (just like you did with the paper button) and again squeeze until you hear a popping sound so you know your button is ready!
And that’s it!  Don’t you just love your self-made buttons?


Thank you so much for letting me share!

Supplies Used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned paper, sticker sheet and washi tape).
Other Supplies used: Bazzill cardstock, page from an old book.
Tools: Imaginisce I-Top, Silhouette Cameo, Aigger sewing machine 





"XOXO" Card

It's always fun when you can make your own embellishment that matches your projects.  That's why I think the I-Top tool is an awesome handy tool to have. It's really fast and easy to use. Here is a small project I created embellished with a matching handmade buttons.


Here is a closer look for you.



Here are the supplies I used to make my own buttons.



This is a little trick that works well for me, I use a double sided adhesive tape in the middle of the punch out paper that I will use to cover/design the button.



Then position the half part of the button in the middle. This will make it easier for the next step.


Make sure the heads (tool) are tighten before use, the heads will not line up together if they're not tight. Squezze the handle down to push the button inside the head.



Fold the paper inside as shown, then put the backing of the buttons using the tool smaller head, you will hear a small click once it's correctly place in position.


Open the rubber head to pull out the completed button.


Now it's ready for use.  Fast and easy!!!


I used glue gun to attached it on my projects.


Supplies Used: Love You More Collection, I-Top Tool, I-Top Medium Buttons, I-Bond Tool.




Don't forget about our Giveaway!
If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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i-top Button Feature - Day 3



Welcome back to our i-top Button Feature. 
We hope you're finding lots of ideas and gaining more ideas on how to use this awesome tool!

Today we have some more amazing projects with fabulous tutorials to share with you.
And remember ... check out our Design Team members blogs as they will often have more photos of their projects and tutorials on how they create their projects.
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Spring Button Bouquet

I have had a sweet little vase sitting on my desk for years just waiting for something to fill it with, so when I had the chance to create some buttons with my i-Top tool, I thought it would be fun to create a springtime button bouquet! 


I used the Medium Button Daddies and covered them with some bright, happy fabric. They were the perfect size and I changed them into "blooms" by threading some florist wire through each, which I wrapped in ribbon. They made just the right posies to brighten up my craft table!

#1: Making a covered button was so easy. First, I cut fabric into rough squares and got my Button Daddies ready.



#2: After placing the Button top into the i-Top, I centered the fabric square over it.



#3: Give it a good squeeze!



#4: Now the Button top is 'caught' inside the other side of the i-Top. Flip the whole thing over so that you can fold the edges of the fabric into the Button top.



#5: After the folding is finished.



#6: Flip the i-Top back over and put the Button bottom in place. One more squeeze!



#7: The finished Button!




Supplies used:
Tools & Accessories: (i-Top, Medium Button Daddies); Fibers: (green wired ribbon) Kate's Paperie; Other: (floral wire) Jo-Ann; Dies: Blossom Party Originals (Sizzix); Fabric: (Honeydew) Charms




I-Top Buttons / Coin Purse

I picked this coin purse up at Michaels about 6 months ago just knowing I loved it but had not idea how I wanted to embellishment.  Well, let me tell you I found the perfect way to decorate this with ease - the I-Top!  I dug into my fabric stash and found several coordinating fabrics to cover server different sized I-Top Buttons.  


The tracing templates that with each sized button made cutting the fabric so easy and then the button top and bottom went together perfectly, with no extra bit of fabric coming loose.  The I-Top is a must have for every crafter.

Once I covered all the bottoms I randomly sewed them on.  I wanted to add a little gift tag to this and the new Childhood Memories line has the same color tones as my fabric.  There you have it, my cute little coin purse ready for a special someone! 


Supplies:  Imaginisce - I-Top, I-Top Buttons sizes 16, 22, 34, 28,  Childhood Memories Paper and Stickers
Other :  Fabric Coin Purse, Adhesive, Thread



Don't forget about our Giveaway!
If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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i-top Button Feature - Day 2



Our Design Team has had so much fun creating a variety of projects using the i-top tool and the Button Daddies and today we have some great projects to share with you.



Dishtowel Gift Set

I made a custom dish towel set. First, I cut the fabric to the size I wanted, used some heat-bond to affix it to the towel and then sewed it on for good measure. Then, using the extra fabric I had leftover from cutting the accent on the towel, I sat down to make the buttons.



I used the medium and large buttons. I cut circle with my scissors and then used the i-Top to make the buttons. It was fast and easy! I made a quick gift tag with a manilla shipping tag and a piece of paper from the Childhood Memories collection.



A stamped sentiment at the top of the tag, and then I adhered the buttons with some thin foam dots. I could have sewn them on, but in this case, I just used a little adhesive.






A quick hostess gift or thank you for someone special. Pair it with some kitchen goodies, and you have a great addition to a gift basket.

SUPPLIES
TOWEL: 2 small dish towels, sewing machine, heat-bond, fabric, May Arts ribbon
GIFT TAG: Imagnisce i-Top tool, Medium and Large buttons, manilla shipping tag, Imaginisce Childhood memories pattern paper, stamped sentiment, thin foam dots, baker's twine






Coffee/Tea Cup Cozy

I love using my i-top tool to create buttons because it is just super easy to do.
I knit this fun little coffee cup warmer from some left over wool that I had and then I used my i-top tool to cover the Button Daddies with some gray felt.

I simply sewed the buttons onto my finished project and slipped the warmer on the cup!
Super easy & super fun!


Supplies used: Imaginisce (i-top 2.0 and Button Daddies (22mm); Other: wool, felt


Don't forget about our Giveaway!
If you love to cover buttons then you will love this prize!


We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...


i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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i-top Button Feature - Day 1


Have you ever wondered how to use buttons on your projects? Where to place them  & how to use them?
Did you know that you can make buttons using the Imaginisce i-top tool and our Button Daddies? Well you can and it so easy & so much fun.

Our Design Team has been busy working on projects to showcase the i-top tool and the Button Daddies. You will definitely find a lot of inspiration over the next week!
Today we have designers, Jodi & Guiseppa sharing their talents with us.

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Girl's Headband

I love the versatility of Imaginisce products.  I especially love the I-Top and how many things you can create with this wonderful tool.  I decided to make a fabric headband.   I covered the Button Daddies in fabric and sewed them onto these fabric roses I made.  I then stitched the fabric flowers onto the headband.  Super easy and super cute!  A fun way to make a custom headband and isn't my model so adorable?




Imaginisce Supplies: I-Top, I-Bond, 22mm Button Daddies and 16mm Button Daddies
Other Supplies: fabric and elastic headband




"Cute, Cute, Cute, as a Button!"

I absolutely love using buttons on all my layouts, and the fun thing about Imaginisce i-top is you can make your buttons! I immediately wanted to showcase the full potential of this awesome tool on my layout, and show different ways to make your buttons unique!  I first used the i-top to create a cute button of my daughter's face- I thought this was perfect, and tied in with the title of the layout nicely! Secondly, I am a sucker for twine- and thought wouldn't a twine button be neat on a layout! I played with a couple of ideas and came up with cute paper and twine buttons! You can learn to make them too, with a few easy steps. Lastly I wanted to use smaller buttons as part of my scalloped border at the bottom of my layout. I used the same patterned paper as the background sheet to give the border some dimension.

  


Imaginisce Products: Childhood Memories Paper, Childhood Memories Sticker sheets- Just be little & ABC Stickers, Small Button Daddies, Large Button Daddies, Paper Punches- Small and Large, i-top tool.
Other Products Used: Twine from the Twinery, Silhouette SD, Bazzill Cardstock, Martha Stewart Heart Punch


Here's a brief tutorial on how Jodi created the buttons on her adorable layout.

Step One: Gather your supplies:  i-top tool,  Paper Punches (I used the Large Punch), Twine and Tape.



Step Two:  Turn the punched out piece to the side that you do not wish to see on your button and adhere the twine with tape.


Step Three:  Begin to wrap the twine around each groove as shown. Work in one direction.



Step Four:  Continue until all grooves have twine wrapped around them. Use tape to secure final piece.



Step Five: Use i-top as usual to create a fun new button! Also- don’t forget you can use photos as buttons too, as I did on my layout.



So ... are the wheels turning with ideas of what you could create using the i-top tool & buttons? 
Well, maybe a GIVEAWAY would help.

We'd love to hear what you would create using the i-top tool and some accessories.  
Just leave us a comment about what you'd create and you'll be automatically entered into the random drawing for an ...

i-top tool package!
(winner will be announced Fri., March 1st)

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Flower Topiary

One of our staff members, Jenessa Marie, created this beautiful vintage-like topiary.  We think it's charming.
We love seeing how crafters use our wide range of tools for so many other things than we had originally planned or dreamed up. There are so many great way to repurpose your tools.

For this topiary Jenessa used our i-top punches. Click HERE to see the various sizes.


For a quick little tutorial on how to create this gorgeous project you can hop on over to
  Jenessa's blog to read the details.

Here are the 2 different sized i-top punches that she used.  (16mm & 28mm)

Here are a few more shots.

This would make a great party decoration too.


We'd love to see what you'd create with our tools so please make sure to share your projects on our Facebook wall & online galleries.

Have a great weekend!


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Love You More Winner


Thank you to all of you that joined us these past 2 weeks for our Valentine's Inspiration. We hope that our Design Team gave you some ideas on what you can create for this occasion. As you can see the ideas are endless.

Well, we've got a lucky winner to announce.
The randomly selected winner of a LOVE YOU MORE collection pack is ...

Denise Bryant!!



Congratulations Denise! Enjoy your goodies!

To claim your prize:
Please send an email to imaginiscewinners@gmail.com with your mailing address and put "Valentine's Inspiration" in the Subject Heading no later than Fri., Feb. 22, 2013.
We'll get that Love You More collection out to as soon as possible.
(please note: if we do not hear from you by the deadline you will forfeit your prize )


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Have you ever taken the time to look around and see all the ways that you can use hearts?
Pinterest is so great for finding so many cool ideas and we thought we just share some fun ideas that just focus on HEARTS.








Here's a cool idea to do with children & use up those small crayons pieces.
By Cottoncandycastles


Take a look around - you'll be surprised at how you can see hearts in various places.



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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 8

Happy Valentine's Day!


Welcome to Day 8 of our Valentine's Inspiration.

Today's the day that we've been gearing up for and we hope that you've been able to use some of the ideas that our talented Design Team have shared with you over the past 1 1/2 weeks.
But wait ... we still have more incredible ideas to share with you today.  If you've got time today you may just want to try out these ideas! 

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You & Me Mini Album

Happy Valentines Day Imaginisce fans!  Today I am sharing with a little Valentine gift I made for my son. I wanted to create a little mini album for him that showcased photos of some of the things he and I like to do together.  I did not have an album that was the size I was looking for so I created this out of white card stock. 


I put lots of bits and pieces of the Love You More collection in this album and its the perfect little keepsake to say 'I Love You'! 





Supplies: Imaginisce - Love You More (Paper, Sticker, Tape)  Score Tool, 6X6 Cutting Mat, Foam Tape
Other : Adhesive, Dies, Paper Bag, Punches, Twine, Tag




"Soda Carrier and Bottles"


I wanted to do something different for Valentine's day for my kids. We try to minimize the sugar available in the house and Lord only knows enough candy is escorted in with their school Valentine's exchanges. So rather than give them something they don't need more of, I went with soda. It's a special treat made even more special by the personal touch. The banner stickers are perfect for straw flags! I even used circle punches to decorate the twist tops.




Supplies used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned paper, stickers, washi)
Other supplies: Metal embellishment: Making Memories, Jute: Hobby Lobby



"Gift Bags and Heart Crayons"


My daughter and I made some heart shaped re-purposed crayons that we wanted to give to special friends for Valentine's day. While working on my soda carrier she thought it would a great idea to use the same papers for gift bags for the crayons. Viola! A quick and easy project to put together with supplies at hand that coordinate so readily!




Supplies used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned paper, stickers)
Other supplies: Silhouette Cameo, cut files from Silhouette Store, Crayola crayons, ribbon: American Crafts






Giveaway!
Wouldn't you like to receive those goodies? What beautiful ideas.
Well, you still have a chance to win a collection pack of LOVE YOU MORE. Just leave us a comment on today's post and you'll be entered to win.

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Childhood Memories Release Party - Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of our
Childhood Memories
Release Party.

Did you enjoy yesterday's projects?
Well, you're in for a treat! Because we have a whack load more!!!

So let's get started.

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"For is Fun"
As soon as I saw Childhood Memories I knew the line would be perfect for all of the little boy photos I have!  I chose to make my first page using photos of my four year old son playing in the tree in our backyard.  This line was perfect for capturing the feeling of fun!







Supplies: 
Patterned Paper: Fruit Stripe, Play All Day

Stickers: ABC Alpha Stickers, Just Be Little Icons, Kid's Stuff 5 x 7 Sticker Stacker, Hide & Seek 5 x 12 Chipboard Sticker



"Happy Birthday"
This line is so bright and cheerful, but it is definitely only for Childhood Memories!  I thought it would also be perfect for a birthday card!



Supplies:
Stamp: Camera Snag 'em Stamp
Patterned Paper: Tree House, Snapshots and Wonder




"Tiny Bubbles"


Use circle punches to recreate bubbles  on your layout. Use two different tones of blue, and don't be afraid to layer them for a dimensional effect.
  






Supplies:  Childhood Memories Collection- Paper:  Day in the Life, Memory lane, Wonder & Play All Day;   Sticker Sheets:  ABC Stickers & Just Be Little; Sticker Stackers: This Moment; Coloured Foam Tape: White
Other Supplies: Circle Punches; Silhouette SD; Sewing Machine


"At the Playground"

Designer Tip:  Use the i-top to create brads that can fit in with your embellishments. I chose to make the brads look like the center of blossoms on a tree.  Also by making tiny snips into a strip of green patterned paper, will create the look of grass on a layout.

(sorry, you missed it ... but we're thrilled for Jodi & her upcoming publication)



Supplies Used:Childhood Memories Collection- Paper:  Memory lane, Care Free, Day in the Life, Hop Scotch, Play All Day, Wonder, Tree House;   Sticker Sheet: ABC Stickers & Just be Little; Sticker Stackers:  This Moment;  Tools:  i-top; paper punch-small; brad daddies-small.;  Colored Foam Tape: White
Other Supplies: Twine by the Twinery; Silhouette SD




"Tiny Bubbles"

I have been hanging onto these photos of my little guy blowing bubbles for the very first time, so when I saw the patterned paper from Childhood Memories, I couldn't wait to create a layout to capture this fun moment. I used vellum circles to simulate some "bubbles" on the page, adding some Hot Rocks with my i-Rock tool. The collection comes with a sheet of fabulous alphabet stickers, which I used to create my floating title. I just know I'll be using this collection for many, many other moments!





"Treehouse" Birthday Card


Next, I wanted to make a birthday card for a friend of mine who is definitely young at heart. I trimmed this darling treehouse from one of the patterned paper sheets, along with the sweet little polaroid photos. For the inside of the card, I added a cute chipboard sticker -- I adore these little banners.






Supply List:
Patterned Paper: Play All Day, Wonder, Treehouse, Snapshots 12 x 12 paper (Imaginisce); Cardstock:  White (American Crafts), Tempting Turquoise (Stampin' Up!); Specialty Paper: Vellum (generic); Accents: Hide & Seek Chipboard Stickers, Hot Rocks (Imaginisce); Stamps: sentiment (Taylored Expressions); Stickers: ABC Sticker Alphas (Imaginisce); Fibers: Twill Ribbon (generic); Tools: i-Rock (Imaginisce)



So have you been inspired yet again today?? We sure hope so!
In fact we know how we can help with that - a Giveaway!!!!

That's right. At the end of the week we will be giving away a collection pack of Childhood Memories to one lucky follower.
All you have to do is leave a comment on today's post telling us what you liked our today's projects AND what kind of project you would create if you had this collection!

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 7

Thanks for joining us again today for our Day 7 of Valentine's Inspiration.

With one day left until Valentine's Day we have some wonderful card ideas to share with you today

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Love You More is just the most wonderful collection ever.  I can't seem to stop creating with it.  I love absolutely everything in the collection-the chevrons, colors, buttons, sticker sheet, journaling cards.  I could go on and on.  Today  I made 3 cards to share. I really wanted to show off the variety in the pattern papers along with the awesome stickers.  Combine these two ingredients along with some of the awesome embellishments and you have the perfect cards

"XOXO"
My first card highlights the wonderful sticker border and sentiment along with the awesome pattern papers.



Supplies: paper, stickers, button- imaginisce (love you more); Tools- I Rock (hot rocks);Twine- Personal Stash


"Always & Forever"
My second card I wanted to add a bit more bling so I used the I Rock stencil kit and made a wonderful flourish.  I also had to include the awesome hexagons and cut them out to make a border.

Supplies: paper, sticker- Imaginisce (Love You More); Tools- I Rock (hot rocks and stencil kit), Silhouette

"Be Mine"
For my third card I really wanted the red chevron paper to stand out and placed it on a light background with the light pink pattern paper.  I then pop dotted my sticker and sentiment on to the card to add a bit of dimension.  Finally I added some buttons from the collection.


Supplies: paper, stickers, buttons- Imaginisce (Love You More); Cardstock- bazzill




I think that the LOVE YOU MORE collection is one of my most favorites from Imaginisce. The colors and the designs are just perfect & make creating projects a joy!

Be Mine
I used one of the large stickers as the main sentiment & focal point on this first card. I added a little dimension by adhereing the gray banner sticker with foam tape & some texture with the pretty gray ribbon from May Arts.


Supplies used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned papers, Love Birds 12x12 sticker sheet; foam tape (white))
Other: Ribbon (May Arts); Cardstock (Core'dinations Colorcore cardstock)


I "Heart" You 
I created this 'tic tac toe' idea on cardstock using the LYM Washi tape. That stuff is so fun & easy to use. I embellished the grid design with some LYM buttons and alpha stickers.

Supplies used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned papers, Washi tape, buttons; foam tape)
Other: twine (The Twinery); Cardstock (Core'dinations Colorcore cardstock)



Giveaway
Want to win a collection of LOVE YOU MORE?
Just leave a comment on today's post and tell us what you did/would create for Valentine's Day?
(winner will be announced Fri., Feb. 15th)

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 6

Welcome to Day 6 of our Valentine's Inspiration.

Today we have a couple more amazing layout ideas to share with you.

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"Sweetie"

I am inlove with this collection! From the color, prints and embellishments,  it's the perfect match for this photo I took of my grandson. The bold design and the color contrast  makes the the black and white photo the focal point of the page.


Supplies: Love You More Collection (papers, buttons, Stickers & ABC stickers)




"My Two Loves"

My two little sweeties were the perfect subjects for my Love You More Collection layout.  I chose two of my favorite photos of them and the layout just came together.  I love layering different patterns to create my page and here I mixed the Chevrons, polka dots and hexagons for a beautiful combination.  I popped up my lettering and embellishments with pop dots and foam tape   My favorite part of the layout is the cutout heart frame I placed over my son's photo, super cute!





Supplies:  Paper-Love Notes, Hear Attach, Make A Wish, Bee Mine, Groovy Love.  Love Letters, Love Birds Sticker Sheet, Push My Button Pack, Pink & White Twine, Pop dots, Pogo adhesive, Foam Tape.




Don't forget about out Giveaway!
Just leave us a comment on each Valentine's Inspiration post and you'll be entered for a chance to win a collection pack of LOVE YOU MORE.
(winner will be announced Fri., Feb. 15th)

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 5

Welcome to Day 5 of our Valentine's Inspiration.

With Valentine's Day only a few days away we have some more incredible projects to share with you ... just in case you scrambling for ideas on what to do.

Today we are sharing some beautiful layouts created by a couple of our design team members.

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"LOVE"
A few months ago I inherited all my mother's photos, including her wedding photos from 1962. And although my parents got divorced after 24 years of marriage I've always wanted to scrap one of their wedding photos. So as soon as I saw this collection I knew what I wanted to scrap! I love how the black and white photo pops off the colorful papers of this collection!



Supplies Used: Imaginisce (Love You More: patterned paper, sticker sheet and washi tape).
Other Supplies used: Bazzill cardstock, page from an old book, doily, stamp: Studio Calico, stamping ink: Brilliance.
Tools: Silhouette Cameo, Brother Typewriter.





"For You With Love"


The Love You More collection has so many awesome patterns I wanted to use them all, lol. Using the papers to fill the negative space I created allowed me to use a lot of the patterns without my layout looking too busy and distracting from my photo. I cut an arrow sticker in half to make it look as if it were going through one of my hearts. The heart glam rocks add instant bling for a finishing touch.






Imaginisce Supplies Used: Imaginisce Love You More collection pattern paper and icon stickers; Imaginisce foam adhesive; Imaginisce glam rocks - hearts; Imaginisce i-Rock tool.
Other Supplies: Core'dinations cardstock; Quick Quotes Powderpuff chalk ink in Pink Cheeks; Ranger Versamark ink; Sakura micron pen in black;  Silhouette Cameo.


Giveaway
Would you like to have a chance to create with our gorgeous LOVE YOU MORE collection? Well, as we mentioned last week you have a chance! 

All you have to do is leave a comment on each Valentine's Inspiration post from last week & this week & you automatically be entered.
(winner will be announced Fri., Feb.15th)

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i-Spy



This past week we've been sharing Valentine's Day projects created by our Design Team and thought it would be fun to see if we could find some of your love-themed creations to share here today on our i-spy feature.



This week we spied this breathtaking, gorgeous layout (on Two Peas in a Bucket) created by
The torn edge along the bottom with some ribbon peeking through is beautiful.
It's so romantic.




We also spied this wonderful collection of cards using our Love You More Collection
created by Kathleen Driggers.






Thanks so much for sharing your projects online and congrats on being spied!

Don't forget to join us again on Monday for another week filled with Valentine's Day themed inspiration!

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 4


Love is in the air here at Imaginisce! Have you noticed?
This past week we've been sharing many beautiful ideas & creations using our Love You More collection and our Design Team has created a variety of gorgeous projects.

We hope you've been enjoying it. 
Today we focus on mini albums.

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Sweetie (mini album)

What a great way to remember a moment or holiday by making a mini album. I used the Love You More collection to create a mini album out of a tabbed folder cut file from the Silhouette store. These pictures of my son were perfect for this mini to celebrate him during the time of year when we remember those we love most.







Supplies: Imaginisce Love You More collection (pattern paper, washi tape, buttons, alpha stickers, sticker sheet), Cameo and digital cut file for tabbed file folder, May Arts ribbon, dots runner adhesive, foam dots adhesive, and glue dots.






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Join us tomorrow for our I-Spy Feature and then again next week 
as we continue with our Valentine's themed Inspiration.

Don't forget about our Giveaway - a collection pack of LOVE YOU MORE.
Just leave a comment on our Valentine's posts this week and next week to be entered.
(Winner will be announced next Fri., Feb 15th)

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 3


What do you like to create for Valentine's Day?  Do you make cards for the ones you love or decorate your home with hearts and other love themed decorations? Do you like creating layouts about the ones you love and the things that you bring you joy?

Well, today we have some wonderful layouts to share with you that I'm sure will give you lots of ideas & inspiration.

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My Little Valentine

I loved all the colors in this collection, and couldn't wait to scrap my youngest daughters Valentines day picture from last year.  I especially LOVE the Washi Tape! I decided to make a quick border using the washi tape by running it on four sides of my white cardstock! A simple, fast and fun way to create a border on your layout! I also used the buttons in this collection by layering a smaller grey button on top of a pink button.




Imaginisce Products:  Love you More Collection including sticker sheet, Alphabet sticker Sheet  buttons and washi tape.  Other product used:  May Arts Ribbon, Stampin' Up Heart Punch, Bazzill cardstock







Hugs and Kisses

The Love You More papers were a perfect match with the pictures I took of my three kiddos last Valentine’s Day with all of the grays, pinks, and reds. Love this color combo! I ran the gray piece of patterned paper through my Silhouette to mimick the XOXO from the sticker sheet and then backed it with other small pieces of patterned paper which made it pop. One more element that I wanted to pop off the page was the alphas which I added some lines with a white paint pen. The white lines behind the photos were created using a bottle of white mist but instead of misting I took the top off and used the intake tube to create the lines.





Supplies Used: Imaginisce Love You More (patterned papers, alphas sheet, sticker sheet, buttons)
Other supplies: Bazzill cardstock, Mr. Huey mist, The Twinery twine, Elmers white pen, Silhouette Cameo



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Giveaway!!

We forgot to mention this at the beginning of the week.
But we'll be giving away a collection of LOVE YOU MORE to one of our lucky readers/followers next Friday.

In order to be entered into the Giveaway all you have to do is leave us a comment on each Valentine's post (Feb. 4th - 14th) and you'll be automatically entered!!
Good luck!!

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 2


Welcome to another day of inspiration for Valentine's Day.
Today we have a couple of designers sharing home decor & altered project ideas .

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Love Birds

I wanted to make my kids a little mailbox to give them some love notes for Valentine’s Day.  I found a really cute box cut file with a slot on the top and cut it out from the patterned paper.  I added the cute love birds journaling card to the front of the box and the title from the sticker sheet.  For embellishments I thought feathers would be the perfect finishing touch for this project.  To create the cute little Valentines cards I added the letter looking stickers to some patterned paper and added some hearts and arrows to the front.  I can’t wait to deliver this on Valentine’s Day. 





Supply List: Patterned Paper and stickers - Imaginisce Love You More collection, Die Cut Machine - Silhouette Cameo, Box Cut File - Lori Whitlock, Feather Cut File - Emilee Stucky


Candle Holders
For my second project I made some cute candle holders for our table.  I covered some Ikea glass candle holders with the washi tape then added one of the fun stickers to the front with foam tape.  Add a candle and you have the perfect setting for a romantic dinner.




Supply List: Stickers and Washi Tape - Imaginisce Love You More collection, Candle Holder - Ikea






I Love You

Love You More has to be one of my favorite Imaginisce collections.  I love the pinks, reds and grays together.  So, I had this lonely frame sitting in my closet and I knew I could create something fabulous with it using the Love You More Collection.  I used some pictures of my kids because just like I love my significant other...I love my kids and I wanted to create something special with them being the focus to display on Valentine's Day.






Supplies: Love You More patterned paper, stickers and buttons
Other Supplies: Silhouette, Pebble Inc and We R Memory Keepers Stick Pins, Kaiser Craft Pearls, The Paper Studio Brad, Bazzill Basics CArdstock and 7 Gypsies Tray

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Valentine's Inspiration - Day 1

Love is in the air!

With Valentine's Day a little over a week away we thought it would be great to share 
some creative ideas with you.

Our Design Team has been busy creating a variety of 
Valentine's themed projects from cards, layouts, altered project to home decor.  

We hope that you are inspired to create something for that special loved one this Valentine's Day.

Today we are focusing on 
CARDS.

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"I Adore You" Card

I love Valentine's Day because I love making and sending valentines! I wanted to create an old-fashioned valentine with a modern feel and I was happy to reach for the Love You More collection with its gorgeous pink and grey hues. I wanted to make a great big shaped (a heart, of course!) valentine that opens to reveal a nice and loving sentiment. I used the wonderfully pretty stickers from the collection's sticker sheet and popped them up over the front cover, which was die-cut from patterned paper. (Tip: If you have a sticker that you'd like to turn into a dimensional, simply apply one sticky side of foam tape to the sticker then brush the remaining adhesive with baby powder to take away the adhesive. Then remove the backing on the foam tape and, voila!, you have a dimensional sticker!) I made sure to embellish the inside, spelling out my sentiment and "blinged" up the scallops on my heart with some hot rocks and my i-Rock tool.







Supplies Used: Imaginisce (Love You More Collection: patterned paper, sticker sheet, buttons, alpha sticker sheet; Hot Rocks, i-Rock)
Other supplies: American Crafts (textured cardstock); Kate's Paperie (taffeta ribbon); Lifestyle Crafts (heart and scalloped heart dies); Sakura (white gel pen)







"Be Mine"

I loved this challenge -- playing with the I Love You More collection is just great, I think it's my favorite Valentine collection ever!  It was easy to make a simple card using the cardstock stickers as the focal point with patterned paper and washi as accents.


Supplies: Imaginisce (Love You More collection: All papers, stickers and washi tape; Heart Doily: Stash


Please join us again tomorrow for some more Valentine's themed inspiration in the form of altered & home decor projects.

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Groundhog Day

So ... did that little furry creature see his/her shadow?
Will we have winter for 6 more weeks?
(Not sure of the outcome because I'm typing this a few days earlier than Feb. 2nd.)

Well either way, an early or late spring, we've got an adorable project to share with you today 
created by one of our designers, 

Fleur Smith.


Groundhog Day Puppet

My son loves using my paper crafting supplies to make cards and puppets.  He wanted to make a Groundhog Day puppet so we went on Pinterest and found this really cute idea.  To make this project start by covering a Styrofoam cup with patterned paper.  I used several different colors of green paper and made a grass fringe on the last piece.  



Then find a groundhog picture and use paper to piece together the image.  Once the groundhog is finished add him to a wooden stick, I used a skewer.   We also added a googly eye for some fun.  



To make the puppet interactive make a hole in the bottom of the cup big enough for the wooden stick and then make the groundhog pop up and hide back in his hole.




Here's some pictures of Fleur's son demonstrating the puppet. Look at that smile! Looks like fun!








Supplies:
Patterned Paper – Imaginisce Autumn Splendor/Childhood Memories/Good Dog
Styrofoam Cup and skewer – Dollar Store
Pen – Sharpie
Googly Eyes – Michaels
Twine – Jillibean Soup


Thanks so much Fleur. This is so adorable and a super craft to do with children!

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Good Dog Winner, January Challenge Winner & new Monthly Challenge!

We hope that you enjoyed this past week as our Design Team shared a wide array of incredible projects using the new GOOD DOG release.



And we enjoyed reading through all the comments from this past week as well. Thank you.
So, we have a winner to announce as well.


The lucky winner of the GOOD DOG Collection pack is ...

Shelly S. (aka. - Reel Girl)



Congratulations!

To claim your prize:
Please send your mailing address info to imaginiscewinners@gmail.com no later than Friday., Feb. 8th, 2013 and put "Good Dog Release Party" in the Subject Heading.
(Please note: failure to respond by deadline will mean forfeiting your prize).



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Thanks to all that participated in our January Monthly Challenge.
We enjoyed looking through all the submissions and hope that you had fun taking part in the challenge.

Our January Monthly Challenge winner is ...

Kim!!!

Here's her winning layout.


Congratulations Kim!
You have won yourself a collection pack of LOVE YOU MORE.


To claim your prize:

Please send your mailing address info to imaginiscewinners@gmail.com no later than Fr., Feb.8th, 2013 and put "January Monthly Challenge" in the Subject Heading.

(Please note: failure to respond by deadline will mean forfeiting your prize).


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Now onto another new challenge. 

FEBRUARY MONTHLY CHALLENGE.


As we mentioned last month each challenge there will be a new monthly sketch along with a new set of challenge rules.

Here is the new sketch for February.

The Challenge Rules are as follows:
1. Create a layout/card, etc using the sketch above as your inspiration.
2. Use THREE different patterned papers.
3.  NO RED is allowed on your project.
4.  Theme: LOVE
5.  Remember you must use at least 75% Imaginisce product on your creations.


The Prize:
Childhood Memories collection pack


Submit your entries no later than Feb. 25th, 2013
using the link at the bottom of this post.

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Now let's see what some of our Design Team members created for this challenge.





Supplies: Good Dog: Patterned Paper: Dog Parade (400098), Dog Biscuits (400102), Dawg Days (400103); Oversized Die Cuts: Journaling Card; Childhood Memories: Sticker Sheet: ABC Stickers; Glam Rocks: Silver Tears (002990). Other supplies: American Crafts Cardstock, ColorBox Stamping Ink, Mister Huey's Color Mist. Tools: I-Rock, Silhouette Cameo, Sewing Machine, TCW Template.



SuppliesLove You More Patterned Paper, Good Dog Patterned Paper, Making Waves Patterned Paper, Glam Rocks, I-Rock, 16mm Punch, I-Top, 16mm Brad Daddies, Foam Tape, Flowers




Supplies: Cardstock: Bazzill; Patterned Paper from Love you More: Make a Wish, Cupid's Arrow,; Brave Heart (both sides); Letter Stickers (Love Letters) from Love you More; Glam Rocks and i-Rock
Other Supplies: Cut File: Lori Whitlock; Ink: Tim Holtz, VersaFine; Iron-On: Paritys (fr France); Punch: EK Success; Stamp: KI/Hampton Arts; Silhouette




Supplies: Paper- Imaginisce (Childhood Memories, Good Dog); Stickers- Imaginisce (Childhood Memories); Alphabet Stickers- Jillibean Soup; Tools- I Rock and Glam Rocks, Silhouette; Button- Personal Stash ; Twine- The Stringery






Supplies: Christmas Cheer Collection - Christmas Joy Paper, Love You More Collection; Make a Wish and Hugs and Kisses Papers. Love Birds Sticker Sheets.





Supplies: Pattern Paper, Stickers, Foam Adhesive: Imaginisce (Love You More); Tools: Imaginisce (d-stress), Cardstock: Core'dinations; Border Punch: Martha Stewart, EK Success; Heart punch: Martha Stewart; Die Cut Machine: Silhouette Cameo




Supplies: Patterned Paper:  Good Dog-Paw Prints, Childhood Memories-Hopscotch, Love You More-Love Notes, Love You More-Hugs & Kisses, Love You More-Make A Wish.  Good Dog Doggy Diary Sticker Stacker, Love You More Love Birds Sticker Sheet, Pink & White Twine, Rhinestones, Foam Tape, White Cardstock.  Tools:  I-Rock, I-Punch.




Supplies: Love Birds Sticker Sheet; Love Letters Alphabet Stickers; Make a Wish Patterned Paper; Brave Heart Patterned Paper




Supplies: Patterned Paper: Makin' Waves (Imaginisce); Stickers: Canvas Stickers from Makin' Waves collection and Alpha Stickers from Childhood Memories collection (Imaginisce); Cardstock: white (Neenah), Tempting Turquoise (Stampin' Up!); Punch: Heart-to-Heart (Stampin' Up!); Accents: Stickles (Ranger); Other: packaging card (Imaginisce)




Supplies: Imaginisce (patterned papers from Geek is Chic, Love You More, Good Dog); 
Glam Rocks white, hearts, silver
Other Supplies: Silhouette, SRM silhouette glassine bag, Mr. Huey’s color mists Calico White




Supplies: Patterned Paper and Stickers - Imaginisce Love You More collection, Twine - My Mind’s Eye, Pins - Little Yellow Bicycle





Supplies: Papers: Cardstock, Love You More, Makin' Waves, Good Dog
Other: Mist, Washi Tape, Gems, Foam Tape
Tools: Misting Mask, i-Rock, Die


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So there you have it!
We can't wait to see what you create for this challenge.
And remember ... no RED!!!

Upload your entries at the bottom of this post no later than Feb. 25th, 2013.




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