Saturday, July 9, 2011

Scraps Blog Hop

Welcome to the Scraps Blog Hop... If you came from the A-M-A-Z-I-N-G Jenny at Crazy About Cricut you're in the right place. If you just happened upon my blog and would like to play along, start at the beginning at www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com

The purpose of this hop is to help you use up some of your scraps. I'm sure you've got your fair share - I know I do! You'll see 30 talented crafters coming up with unique ways to use their scraps. Some may share tips on how they store their scraps as well! 
Be sure to visit all the blogs & leave comments, as there will be a grand prize, a $50 credit to the Designs on Cloud 9 store,​/  sponsored by Michelle of Designs on Cloud 9. To win the grand prize, you must comment on and become a follower of all the blogs.
For my project, I decided to turn a plain white gift bag into a CUTE decorated gift bag! It was super simple and super quick to make! 
 I used my glue stick and ran glue across the top of the bag . Next, I cut a 3 inch strip of tissue and folded it along the top. Following the tissue, I cut a 2.5 inch strip of my SCRAP black glitter paper and used my MS border punch and added it to the bag!  Once the border punch and tissue are on I  wanted to add some flowers. All the flowers were cut out of various scraps of pink, light pink, zebra, white, black glitter, and DCWV  Black Currant stack. I used my Viva Decor Pearl pens for the pearls in the centers of the flowers. I love how it turned out! I hope you did too! 
Your next stop is Linn from Linns Scrap Shack

The complete lineup for the hop is:
1 Jennifer www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com
2 Beth http://elizabethspapercreation​
3 Candace​
4 Jackie​
5 Kerry http://kerryscraftycardsandcut​
6 Madison​/
7 Ashley http://www.theglamoroussideofs​
8 Gina http://californiascrappin-gcin​
9 Lisa http://bitbythecricutbug.blogs​
10 Angie​m/
11 Brynn http://www.flairandfrillscreat​
12 Crazy about cricut​
13 Kim http://rickettscricuts.blogspo​
14 Linn http://linnsscrapshack.blogspo​
15 Michelle http://www.scrappinwithmybug.c​om/
16 Laverne http://acraftershaven.blogspot​.com/
17 Scraps to treasure http://scraps2treasure.blogspo​
18 vintage heartfelt designs http://www.vintageheartfeltdes​
19 Susan http://www.susanascorner.blogs​
20 Nadia http://www.nadiasbeautifulmess​
21 Lezlye
22 Just a Pac Rat​
23 Georgianna http://www.carsonscricutcreati​
24 Christine http://chrisscreations.blogspo​
25 Michelle http://www.designsoncloud9.blo​
26 Jamie http://craftygirl21.blogspot.c​om/
27 Rosa http://www.for-micaela.blogspo​
28 Shawnee http://quiverofangels.blogspot​.com/
29 Nancy​/
30 Lisa www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com


Anonymous said...

Very cute project!!

Suzanne said...

Kim such a great color scheme. Love the idea of decorating plain bags.

Brittney said...

Such a neat idea. I love it.

rakiya32 said...

very cute!

iluvkatie74 said...

Beautiful colors. i wouldn't want to give it away. :)


mjblahnik56 said...

Love it I am a new follower. TFS

SueNJ said...

WOW!!!!!! That is fantastic. It is so creative and I would love to receive a bag like this. TFS it :)

Happy Scrappin'

Sue B
Suenj99 at yahoo dot com

Anonymous said...

love the bag...

Pat N. said...

That's a really pretty bag. Great idea for using your scraps. Love the folded tissue paper across the top.--Pat N.

Dee said...

Love the cards. TFS. I am a follower.


Raven said...

what a great bag! TFS

Judy said...

A very cute bag -- need to do this --I think I am a follower, but the link is missing for me:-)
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com

Bunnyfreak said...

Love the tissue paper ruffle.

scrappinmomma said...

Adorable.Love the colors
iko dot linda at yahoo dot com

Ashley Nicole said...

The bag is fabulous. Love the choice of colors. Great hopping with you.

Kris Dietz said...

What a beautiful bag! I'm a new follower.

dietzrobles at yahoo dot com

Theresa said...

Gosh, who wouldn't be thrilled to get a gift in this bag? Great job, and TFS!

Elizabeth's Creations said...

love the bag!!!! great color combo

Esther said...

Super cute!

Jamie said...

Super cute bag!


Cathy said...

Nice job, I have only done one bag so far. I should do more with the scraps. TFS
Follower already:)
mexicopetshop at hotmail dot com

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey said...

YOWZER, such a sweet gift bag!!!

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey

jennyplace2 said...

Such a pretty gift bag, love the colours! TFS!

stitchinpixie said...

What a cute bag and the colors are just killer!! Love this combo! I am now a new follower! Will be seeing lots more of ya.

Gina said...

Great project! I love decorating gift bags! I'm following by email.

Rachelle said...

Your bag is so pretty!
joyfulhrt at gmail dot com

joydee1963 said...

I am a follower,love your gift bag,joydee1963 at yahoo dot com

Juliana T said...

great bag! I love making flowers out of scraps.

Elizabeth said...

Very cute! Grat idea to get rid of scraps!

Mad Crafter said...

Awesome bag Kim. Love the colors. TFS!

Scrappin Melissa said...

Very, very cute!!
melissaseme at yahoo dot com

Jennifer said...

What an adorable bag! Looks great!
Thanks for being in the hop!
craftycardgallery at gmail dot com

scraphappyvic said... your bag! What a great gift bag. Thanks for the inspiration and ideas. Have been a loyal follwer of your blog for a while.

Sarah Wells said...

This is absolutley adorable! I bet this would be one soemone would keep for sure. You did a great job using the scraps and not letting it show they are scraps!

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