Thursday, September 22, 2011

Graphic 45 + Fiskars =

a whole lot of fun!!!!!!!!!! One of the perks of being on the Graphic 45 DT is the companies it teams up with for blog hops and promotions!!!! It is so exciting to not only receive a huge box of G45 goodies but to also have a play with new products and old favourites... Just like Fiskars! Ever since I started scrapping I have used the Fiskars trimmer - light and compact - easy to get new blades etc.....Their scissors I love as the rbight orange never gets lost on my desk and the border punches.... well they are just too easy to use!!!!!!!!! This week we are hopping around with Fiskars :) Each day you will be inspired by new projects showing you how versatile and easy it is to use Fiskars and Graphic 45 together :) In fact don't forget to swing on by the Graphic 45 Facebook page and the Fiskars Facebook page to see more wonderful crafts. Leave a comment on both pages for your chance to win a spectacular prize this week! Just write "Graphic 45 + Fiskars=______" Fill in the blank with your own words and you'll be entered to win! Two random winners from Facebook and our blog will be chosen and announced this Friday! So what are you waiting for!!!!!!!! OK So today is my project - along with stunning Layouts from Jane and Yuka With the arrival of Graphic 45's new ABC Primer range and some devine Fiskars Border punches it was a perfect match for a sporty LO on my daughter who took out Yr 1 School girl champion and her state acro Level 1 trio championship all in the one day!!!
Fiskar's tweezers - great for little alpha's
Border punches - Leave it to Weaver for the ribbon threading, Notebook and postage stamp to help create layering on your LO
Twiddleybitz feather and swirl
Scrapbook adhesives 3D foam dots are great for adding dimension!
Simply line up the punched area with the border punch and voila.... beautiful edging!!
My good old trusty Fiskars trimmer :) Having tried several brands and expensive ones... this is my favourite
Graphic 45 Papers ABC Primer – Happy go Lucky, Grammer School, School Days, Jumping Joan, Calico Kids, Primer Chipboard diecuts 2, Cling An ABC Primer 3 stamps. Core’dinations Signature Series – Heritage Kraft Colourbox Graphic 45 Decades – Venetian Lace, Dark Cashmere, Photogenic, Triumphant Red FISKARS – Border punches in Leave it to Weaver, Notebook & Postage Stamp, trimmer, scissors & tweezers Twiddleybitz – Feather & swirl FLOR021 May Arts – 3/8” Metallic Velvet Black ribbon 377-38-10 Scrapbook Adhesives – black and white 3D foam squares Basic Grey – Delilah White Choc Chip alpha’s Carolee Creations Adorn it - Buckaroo alpha’s Tattered Angels - Glitter Glam Blue Suede Shoes White Gesso Thanks for popping by and Happy scrapping :)

5 comments:

Marcy Smith said...

awesome layout bet it blows you mind irl because the photos here are brilliant love the eclectic mix, the visual layers and the ...GRAPHIC 45 papers!!!!

Cindy Gay said...

Oh that's so pretty!

Cottagerca said...

Mel, beautiful work, thanks for share the details, i have now picked up the border punch ideal and need to buy that notebook type of punch....
ava

Jess B. said...

AMAZING LO! So much to see. It's like going to a museum and looking at a painting and see something new every time. TFS

Jess B.
thatzuneek@gmail.com

my2angels said...

Just gorgeous Mel ... great idea with the ribbon too, DD has ribbons and couldn't think of a way to incorporate them onto my layout LOVE IT

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