Sunday, January 29, 2012

New Product Blog Hop: Florentine & Garden Wooden Color-Ready Shapes

Spring must be on its way since we’re bringing out the new 2012 Spring & Summer Close to My Heart Idea Book in under 2 days!
After February 1st, you can see the new Idea Book right here.
This post is part of a blog hop of 25+ blogs. If you’re just joining, welcome!   If you’ve just come from Heather’s blog, you’re on the right path.
Lost or want to jump to another blog quickly, here’s the blog hop list. 
Introducing Florentine Paper Pack & Garden Wooden Ready Color Shapes!
I love Florentine with it’s Twilight & Garden Green colors!  I love just about anything that has Twilight in it.  This project only features 2 of the 6 beautiful patterns of this paper packet.  The whole packet is beautiful. 
Florentine CTMH papers
Click to zoom for a larger view.
Florentine CTMH paperP1030602P1030603
I used Liquid Glass to seal the end of the ribbon to keep it from fraying, for attaching the Memory Game tiles to the ribbon and gluing the rose together.
Thanks for stopping by, now on to Wendy’s blog!
Products Used:
X7153B Florentine (New!)
Z1718 Garden Wooden Shapes (New!)

Z1296 Distressing Inks (Chocolate)
X5907 or X5639 Sweet Leaf Cardstock
Z1333 Mocha Opaques Adhesive Gems
Z1617 Dark Chocolate Striped Grosgrain
Z679 Liquid Glass
Z1614 My Creations ® Memory Game
Z1686 Cricut Art Philosophy Cartridge


  1. This is so pretty and sweet. I love that Twilight patterned paper.

  2. OMG this is a super adorable banner!! I LOVE the Florentine papers!

  3. So pretty - great idea on the Memory Game tiles!

  4. I have this Florentine paper and I am just waiting to use it! I love this banner Lalia and those garden shapes are my new favorites too!

  5. Gorgeous project! Add another idea to my list...

  6. Gorgeous project and creative use of the memory game tiles! I also love this paper and the garden shapes are perfect for this project.

  7. OH! I now know what I'm doing in my foyer! Way too awesome! Great color choices! Wish my last name was longer!

  8. OH, way too cute! I know what I will be making for my foyer! Wish my last name was longer!

  9. What a great idea! Looks beautiful!

  10. This is just FABULOUS Lalia!! Your use of the wood shapes is terrific and I am so inspired! THANKS so much for sharing!

  11. Very nice name banner, I really like that ribbon as the base!