Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Fun with Banners!

I've done a lot of scrapbook pages in my time but can your believe I've never done a banner?  They are hugely popular right now for scrap pages.  I know I drew lots of inspiration from the work of our two featured designers today, come check them out with me!

"Spring Flowers"
by Carin McDonough 
Carin gave us banners 2 ways! She strung a beautiful butterfly banner across the top of her lovely spring page and then accented her photo by stringing ribbon style banners across the bottom!

Supplies:
Patterned Paper : Dimples, Doodle/Alora ; Alora 6x6 Paper Pad
Cardstock : Coordinating Double Dot - Poppy Dot
Chipboard : Alora Layered Chipboard
Noteworthy : Alora Noteworthy
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"Country Garden Decor Banner"
by Agnieszka Piskorz 
Check out this fun banner Agnieszka strung along her wall as a home decor item!  I just love all the pretty little details in each of the individual pieces! 





Supplies:
Paper: Wish Alora
Pad 6x6: Country Garden
Brads: Country Garden
Stickers: Combo Country Garden, Dimensional Stickers Country Garden
Chipboard: Layered chipboard Country Garden, 12" Ambrosia
Jewels: Country Garden, Alora
Card KitL Alora, Country Garden

I know I found lots of wonderful ideas in these two projects!  What caught your eye?

16 comments:

  1. I love how the first banner overlaps the pieces, I've never tried that before!

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  2. Oh, I love your projects! Such nice work. :)

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  3. I love how the tag banner was done with the banners slightly overlapping as well as the way the butteflys & flowers were attached to the twine.

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  4. These are GORGEOUS!! I loveeeeeeeeeee Carin's lo!! LOVING all the banners she put on her lo!

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  5. I'm just starting to do banners on my layouts too, and this is fabulous inspiration! Thank you ladies!

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  6. Oh my goodness. . . this page is fabulous, and I love all the bright fun colors. The banners here rock!

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  7. Now, I'm going to have to try banners. Thse were great. Thanks

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  8. awesome banners...i am drooling over them. ;p

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  9. Beautiful banners! That layout is stunning1

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  10. Gorgeous layout!!! Love the colors, love the banners and love the flowers and butterflies!

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  11. love the banner on the spring flowers layout. Beautiful!

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  12. I love that layout! So creative and inspiring! Thank you!

    Terri S of Michigan

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