Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Gina K. June Inspiration Blog Hop "Day 1": The Vine & All Occassion Tags

Welcome to Day 1 of Gina K. Designs June Inspiration Blog Hop. Today we are featuring 2 brand new sets: The Vine designed by Melanie Muenchinger and All Occasion Tags designed by Tami Mayberry.

The Vine Set

Directions:
  • Make card base from White Cardstock.
  • Cut a piece of Just Peachy CS, White CS and Patterned Paper. Punch out the right corners from each piece. Add Stitches and adhere it to card.
  • Add Ribbon around card.
  • Stamp sentiment on a White piece of CS in Vintage Photo Distress Ink. Die-cut, emboss and stencil piece using Rectangle Nestabilities. Adhere it to card.
  • Die-cut, emboss and stencil a piece of Just Peachy CS using the medium die from Fleur de Lis Shapeabilities dies.
  • Stamp image on a White piece of CS, color it with Copic Makers. Die-cut, emboss and stencil it using Circle Nestabilities. Adhere it to previous piece with Pop Dots and Adhere it to card.
  • Stamp and color and extra image, cut it out and adhere it to image with Mini pop Dots. Add Clear Rhinestones to flowers.
  • Create a double bow using the Bow Easy. Adhere it to card.
  • Add Clear Rhinestones to right bottom corner.

Card recipe:
  • Cardstock:White, Just Peachy (Gina K. Designs)
  • Paper: Tea at Elsie's (Kaisercraft)
  • Stamps: The Vine (Gina K. Designs)
  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko), Vintage Photo Distress, Worn Lipstick(Ranger Industries)
  • Embellishments: Peach Satin Ribbon (Offray), Clear Rhinestones (Gina K. Designs)
  • Accessories: Rectangle Nestabilities, Circle Nestabilities, Fleur de Lis MOtifs Shapeabilities (Spellbinders), Medium and Small Pop Dots, Sponges, Sewing Machine, Corner Punch (SU), Scor-tape.

All Occasion Tags

Directions:
  • Make card base from Ivory Cardstock.
  • Cut a piece of Ivory CS (5" x 3.75"). Emboss piece using Seeing Spots folder, ink all edges.
  • Punch border pieces (3), ink all edges and adhere them to card. Add ribbon around. Adhere piece to card base.
  • Stamp saying and tag border on Ivory CS in Vintage Photo Distress Ink. Die-cut, emboss and stencil piece using Grommet Tag Dies. Adhere it to card with Pop Dots.
  • Add paper flowers and Gold Nilheads.

Card Recipe:
  • Cardstock: Ivory (Gina K. Designs)
  • Ink: Vintage Photo Distress (Ranger Industries)
  • Stamps: All Occasion Tags (Gina K. Designs)
  • Embellishments: Large and Medium Gold Nailheads (Gina K. Designs), White and Red Paper flowers (Recollections), Ribbon (SU)
  • Accessories: Seeing Spots Embossing folder (Provo craft), Grommet Tag Dies (Spellbinders), Sunburst Border punch (Fiskars), Large Pop Dots, Glue dots, Sponges, Scor-tape
All the products in bold can be found at Gina K. Designs Store.

Hope you like my creations.

Now, are you ready for more inspiration? Please, visit the DT blogs listed below for more awesome creations. Don't forget to leave a comment for your chance to win!!
Thanks for stopping by!
Have fun hopping!!!

75 comments:

Melanie said...

love this in peach Giovana! gorgeous details!

this ivory on ivory card with the embossing and punched borders is sooo beautiful!

Riette said...

Both these cards are just absolutely stunning. That border die is gorgious and the layouts are fabulous. I love your style!

Mrs Ham said...

What lovely cards, Giovana. I love the embossing and the border punches. You really created wonderful backgrounds for the stamp sets.

FrancineB said...

Gorgeous cards! The details, embossing, and layering are amazing!

Deb said...

Stunning, as always, Giovana! Love these! The peach is breath-taking!

richardbreaks said...

These are GORGEOUS. WOnderful colors, and amazing textures.

Jana said...

I adore the Ivory card. Like others have said the embossing and punched boarders along with the inking are so beautiful.

Penne said...

Oh... Ms Giovana! I could almost eat that peach card! Absolutely gorgeous!

Billie Dee said...

Beautiful soft cards! Very lovely.

Vicki Dutcher said...

I just have to say - by far my favorite of today! Amazing cards!

catdidit said...

Beautiful Giovana! Love that peachy colored one, its stunning!

Catherine Kraft said...

Both of your cards are absolutely gorgeous!! I love everything about your peach card, it really takes my breath away!! The bow, polka dots, the layering effect with the Nesties is just fabulous!! Your second card is so eye appealing. I would never have thought to use the distressed inks like this on the white, but I love it!!! You used both stamp sets so wonderfully!!
Blessings~
catherinesangels@yahoo.com

Joan said...

I always love your cards, Giovana. The details are wonderful. I love the border punch detail on the second one. Very nice, as always.

Sue D said...

I like the pretty colors on your first card and the elegance of the second.

naneruth said...

Love that peach color! The second card is pretty with the embossing colored a bit. Love them both.

Bertha W said...

Your creations were beautiful - really set off the stamps. Thanks.

Donna said...

gorgeous cards!

Susan said...

Once again you've created two very different cards. I like the way you've stamped the sentiment on your peach card -- an unexpected twist. The embossed circles and the layered borders on your second card make it really stand out.

Lynne said...

Great cards. The multi layers of border punches was a super touch.

Wide Eyed Stamper said...

love the peach colors this season.. your's is stunning. the ivory layout is just beautiful.

Diana said...

Beautiful cards, loved the color scheme of both

Laraine R said...

Gorgeous cards!! Love the new stamps!!

Cheri said...

Your cards are magical, Giovana. You are such a talented lady.

Verna Angerhofer said...

Oh, I love, love the first one with its peachy hues. And, the second one is so lovely as well. I am so glad I stopped by to see them.

--Marcy said...

Wow - that is so great! Very lovely!

Barbara Jay said...

Love the "Just Peachy" color on The Vine card

daisylover said...

Wow! absolutely beautiful~ I love the embossing folder you used on your cards. That really made them stand out. Peach is a nice color. You do nice work.

Janeen said...

two extremely lovely creations.

Jennie said...

Lovely peach vine card Giovana and love the embossing and decorative edges on the tag design. Outstanding!!

Diane said...

Beautiful work! The peach is just gorgeous!

Sandy said...

Lovely cards. So soft and pretty. Really love the peach.

Carol said...

Beautiful projects, thanks for the inspiration!

Carol B
ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

Sylvia said...

Is peach your signature color? I love your work; if we were "Casing" I would definitely case your card. As a matter of fact, I will. Thanks for the close ups.

RuthAnn said...

Beautiful cards, especially the peach color one. Love the layering, and use of these stamp
sets. Thanks for sharing.

Golda said...

Beautiful cards! Did you make the paper roses? Love the peacefulness of your cards.

Jan said...

Love both cards but the peach is so elegant.

Gayle said...

Beautiful and love that just peachy cardstock.

Eric and Karen said...

Wow! Absolutely love the peach colour!

Lynette said...

Such beautiful cards.

Lisa T said...

Both cards are exquisite! I love, love, love that peach bow! So perfect!

Monica said...

Your cards are so inspiring! I love them both!

Karen said...

Gorgeous cards! Love the soft peach colors but also love the distressing on the 2nd card. Thanks for sharing!

Oh2bnor said...

Fleur de Lis are my favorites....
This peach is gorgeous to say the least.

Ravengirl said...

Amazing! These are both amazing cards. I really love the look of the ivory and the copper colored nailheads!!

sweetmarie said...

WOW you make awesome bows!! Love the peach colour also the way you layered and embossed the other card. Very inspiring!

CAM said...

Very pretty cards. Love that peachy ribbon!
Thanks for the inspiration!
southernMrs
at verizon dot net

Lagene said...

Both cards are Spectacular!

Di said...

Just beautiful, Giovana! You put out some classy cards for all of us! Thank you!

Sheila in Cyprus said...

What stunning cards, think the ivory on ei smy favourite though. I love your style and use of colour. Thank you for giving me lots of inspiration. Love Sheila x

wannabcre8tive said...

Both cards are absolutely gorgeous.

rose said...

Both cards are nicely done!

Kelly said...

Both of your cards are absolutely gorgeous! You do amazing work with you stitching!

Sharon said...

Both cards are absolutley gorgeous but very partial to the peach colour

Betty Neville said...

Really gorgeous Giovana! Love them both! Great job with these sets!

Danette said...

I love those small roses as well as the beautiful bow. Gorgeous cards!

Lee (LuvLee on SCS) said...

So beautiful in that peach! Lovin' the sponged borders!

DebbieM said...

Love your cards! Your first card looks awesome and love your coloring and the peach color. And i love how you've layered your punched borders! :)

Diane said...

Wow...these cards are stunning!!! Love the added detail of the pearls to the flowers on the first one...just gorgeous!!

kathr said...

Two very gorgeous cards, and the lace effect on the second one is really beautiful...hugs Kath..

Kary said...

Hi Giovana! Both cards are really stunning!! Love everything about them. Gorgeous embossing, sewing, lovely bow, etc. Awesome!!

Peachy Wessels said...

Very beautiful cards! Love the colors!

alex said...

Just beautiful

Miesje said...

Very, very pretty! I really like the colors.

Donna Phelan said...

Giovanna, both cards are beautiful, but that Ivory card is out of this world! Love the textures, and the punches you used! GORGEOUS!!!!

Jan said...

Gorgeous and love the soft colors!

Theresa Momber said...

Stunning cards, Giovana!

Barb Ghig said...

Hi Giovana,
Such GORGEOUS cards, and I really love your choice of colors!!!

Thank you so much for your inspiration...

Wishing you a great day,

Barb

JaniceAileen said...

Beautiful and elegant as usual Giovana!

Scrapacat said...

LOVE!! That beautiful peach color is fantastic. I love that you tilted the little panel and stamped it straight. Clever!

Beastybunny said...

I love all the embossing and layers. Good job.

Sharon said...

Both cards are so soft and pretty - very nice!

Life On the Scrappy Side Store said...

Just beautiful! border punch is awesome going to have to find that one. so pretty tfs

Becky said...

This is stunning! I love the colors.

mimucardartist said...

Your site is really nice and your cards are amazing.

Carolina said...

THUD!!! Gorgeous cards Giovana - love the colors and the elegance you achieved with them both.

 
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