Monday, January 2, 2012

Gina K. Designs Inspiration Blog Hop Day 2: Special Occasion Tags & You've got Style

Welcome to day 2 of Gina K. Designs Inspiration Blog Hop. Today we are showing you a couple of fantastic sets. Special Ocassion Tags by Tami Mayberry and You've got Style, this one is our "Free with 3"

Here are my creations:

Special Ocassion Tags: I made a 5" square card, used the patterned paper that comes in the new TrueLove StampTV kit and I made it for my daughter!!

For My Girl

Directions:
  • Make card base from Ivory CS. 5" square.
  • Die-cut and emboss a couple of Square Fleur De Lis (large and medium) in Ivory CS.
  • Die-cut a couple of Squares pieces of Patterned Paper using Square Nestabilities. Ink all edges and adhere them to the Fleur De Lis pieces.
  •  Add FLD [eces to card base with  Pop dots.
  • Stamp tags border and saying in Red Barn Distress Ink. Cut it out.
  • Adhere it to card with Pop dots.
  • Die-cut and emboss leaves and branches and adhere them to card. Add Paper flowers to card.
  • Finish your card adding some Mini clear rhinestones under the saying.


Card Recipe:
  • Cardstock: Ivory (Gina K. Designs)
  • Paper: True Love (Gina K. Designs)
  • Ink: Red Barn Distress (Ranger)
  • Embellishments: Mini clear rhinestones (GKD), Paper Flowers (Recollections).
  • Accessories: Square Fleur de Lis Dies, Square Dies (Nestabilities), Pop dots, Tombow Glue, Leaves dies (HC),

You've got Style:  Super cute set with fashionable and adorable images :)

I miss shoe

Directions:
  • Make card base from White CS. 4.25" square.
  • Cut a panel from White CS (3 13/16 ") Add  a piece of Jute fabric.
  • Stamp image on White CS, color it with Copic Markers. Die-cut, emboss and stencil it with Label 1 Nestabilities. Die-cut and emboss a bigger piece in White CS.
  • Stamp sentiment in Vintage Photo Distress.
  • Adhere Label pieces to card base with Pop dots.
  • Create a bow woth Bow-Easy and adhere it to card.
  • Add Pearls.
  • Add Crystal Lacquer to shoes and set aside to dry.

Card Recipe:
  • Cardstock: White (Gina K. Designs)
  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Vintage Photo Distress (Ranger)
  • Embellishsments: Jute fabric, Red Organdy Ribbon (GKD), Pearls (GKD)
  • Accessories: Label 1 Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Pop dots, Crystal Lacquer, Bow-Easy.

All the items in bold can be found at Gina K. Designs Store

Now, are you ready for more inspiration?! Visit the DT blogs listed below and leave a comment for your chance to winGina will be choosing a winner from all the comments who will win a fabulous Gina K. Designs grab bag filled with a least a dozen individual precut images!

Have fun Hopping!!!

96 comments:

Jennie said...

Great designs Gio! Love the layers and the fibers you used on the second one!!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Two beautiful creations, Giovana!

Lisa Lynne said...

Beautiful cards, Giovanna! Love your use of the Nesties to enhance the designs!

Lynne said...

Wonderful designs and great layering.

elizabeth said...

Beautiful and elegant cards, as always. Lovely work.

Anne said...

Great cards. Love the designs.

--Marcy said...

You are a layer genius! Nice job!

Theresa said...

Gorgeous, Giovana! Fabulous layering.

Cynthia said...

Bet your daughter just loves her card - I do too!
And what you can do with shoes...fun!

Olga said...

Simple and at the same time wonderful cards!

joy said...

Your first card is so feminine and pretty! The second card is so sophisticated! You are quite an artist!

Jann said...

WHat a lucky daughter to have acard make just for her. I love the popping of the tags and What a lucky daughter. The laquered shoes are so cool. Using the jute fabric pushes it so far over the top. Now I have to go dig some up and play almost copy cat.

Oneofakind said...

Your cards are gorgeous. You really made the red shoes pop and the fleur de lis really sets off the greeting from the tags set.

Kay S said...

Your "girl" card is so sweet with the heart dp on it and I love the red shoes on the second one (always have loved red shoes since I had my first pair when I was about 5!) I love the layering you use on your cards, Giovana!

Sue Bridges said...

Great designs-love the fabric touch!

Karen said...

Such elegant cards. Love the ideas!

Sharon said...

Both cards are beautiful! Such great detail on each.

catdidit said...

Gorgeous Giovana! Loving the dimension on the first and that burlap, perfect touch on the 2nd!

Jill said...

Beautiful cards, as always, Giovana. I love how you used the Nesties. Thank you so much for sharing with us...:-)

Verna Angerhofer said...

What absolutely stunning cards you created. I love them all.

Golda said...

I am loving both of your cards! I love the texture and depth you have on both of them.

Barb May said...

both very pretty - the jute on the second card adds soooo much

Becky said...

Both of these are fabulous..Love the design on both of these.

scrappinmommom said...

Very girly girl, so very pretty. Love your shoes...

Sandy (Cheesy) said...

Love the daughter card and all those layers (hearts are my fav). The shoe card is darling as is the saying.

Gayle said...

I liked the lacquer over the shoes, and the squares of patterned paper on the die cuts...those are ideas that I'll be adding to my repertoire!

Tami B. said...

Great cards. I love the shoe one.

Robin said...

These are both great cards. As usual you have done a fantastic job!

Linda S said...

Super use of texture...well done

CinBoopRella's Place said...

Giovanna, you're cards I absolutely adore EVERY time I see them! Just so pretty! Gorgeous!

naneruth said...

Lovely ideas and lots of nice layering.

dklessig said...

Your cards are just toooo cute.
Love them.

Leslie Turner said...

Love, love, love both of your creations! The design, coloring layering is amazing! Thanks for sharing! :D

Bertha W said...

Very feminine. Thanks for sharing.

The T-Shirt & Tole Shop said...

both are adorable. thanks for sharing

Making Jesus Famous said...

Love these cards .....such nice work on the shoes card too!!!Love the background music too!

Lindsay M. said...

Wow!!! Stunning cards!!! Love them!!! Gorgeous work you do!!!

Casmiles said...

Great cards, Giovana. I love the different textures and layers. Fun!

Susan said...

Beautiful elegant cards. Love the jute fibre used on the second card.

Ravengirl said...

These are both darling! I love them both!

mjensen602 said...

Wow! You have done 2 fantastic cards with these stamps!

~ Connie said...

your designs are always so very elegant! thanks, too, for sharing the list of materials so we can all CASE them.

StacyC said...

Beautiful... Love the texture...

shari said...

love the shoe card. !!

jazy1m said...

Love both cards. Loved the colors in my girl. The shoe card, loved the string art work on the card. Thanks for sharing.

NJMullins said...

Beautiful cards! Yours are always elegant and the feminine touch is so appropriate for the stamps that you used. Thanks for the inspiration.

mtscrapgal said...

Both your cards are so stunning. Love those shoe stamps. Thanks for the inspiration.

KonaRose said...

Hi, Giovana,
I just adore your layers with the nesties and bling :) the mesh background with the 3D pop dots on the 2nd card. Very beautiful cards!

Sue D said...

Pretty layers and flowers on the first and I like the glossy shoes on the second.

Veronica said...

I love the layers and textures on your cards. TFS.

Nanette said...

Absolutely beautiful! I really want these new stamps and the Fleur De Lis Nestabilities.

Sylvia said...

Feminine, pretty, lovely, are some words that come to mind when I see your creations. You always inspire me. Thanks!

sghay said...

Your daughter's very lucky! Both cards are pretty, but the one for your daughter is gorgeous.

Patty Ann said...

The shoe card is the best ever! Love it.

FrancineB said...

Beautiful cards! Love the layering and dimension.

Vicki Dutcher said...

That added texture rocks!

Gayle said...

Amazing, Giovana, I love your layering and accents.

Barb said...

Great layering. The cards are simply elegant.

Lynn B. said...

I love your layering, especially on the first one. Your daughter is blessed to have such a loving mommy!

ajax said...

Beautiful! I don't know how old your daughter is, but any age would love this card. Thanks

Pam said...

Elegant & so beautiful. Love these cards!

joanieg said...

Gorgeous cards! Love the paper and the nestles! Terrific job!

Joanie

Pat said...

LOVE your cards! And especially the shoe card! :) Stumbled upon your blog today for the first time. I was born in Venezuela but was raised here. It was great to find you in cyberspace...

Trisha said...

Oh my goodness, Giovana. Your cards are just amazing. Love them both. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

ktfabian said...

Both cards are gorgeous! I love them both!

Patty Mowery said...

Someone is missing those ruby red slippers as well. Gorgeous.

Simply Sandy said...

beautiful cards...love the textures.

marose6@comcast.net said...

love both cards! you are so creative,love that you celebrated your daughter! can't wait to get the occasion set. it has so many options and tags from spellbinders that match! thanks for the inspiration.

ps love that your on the sweet and sassy team! love to buy from them. supporting small americian business is something I try to do with my stamp habit addiction whatever you want to call it.

TrinaM said...

Great designs and love the layering on both the cards.

CLM-cindylu2u said...

Love the layering and textures you used on your cards, fabulous job!!

Terry Duncan said...

Your cards are gorgeous...love the colors!

Karen Denson said...

Fantastic cards. 'For My Girl' is such a beautiful elegant card...and 'I miss shoe', what a cute card. Love the texture and the fact that both of the cards are raised. Beautiful!

facsmom said...

I am in love . . .I especially like "For My Girl" for it reminds me of the most beautiful card I have made to date. At first I thought I had pushed a wrong button when I heard the beautiful Praise and Worship music. Then I realized it is a special part of visiting your blog.

Sandy said...

Lots of great details in your cards.

Judy I said...

Cute cards. I really like the I miss shoe card. Love the red bow and the woven piece behind the shoes.

Serena said...

Both cards are gorgeous but I especially love the "For My Girl" card! Wow!

Andrene said...

Sweet cards!!! I always enjoy seeing your projects particularly because of your use of embellishments. You are definitely one of my favorite card designers.

Lindsay Ettlinger said...

I really like these and the different mediums you have used.

Sheahasu said...

I like the m both. I'm getting even more convinced I need that fleur-de-lis nestie!

Crafty Caring Friends said...

OK...I feel bad (I LOVE these cards the best)...but I haven't seen the rest of the card entries. Yup, I like your cards; I'm speechless.

Cheryl Wright said...

These cards are absolutely stunning! I've admired your cards for a while now, but you've outdone yourself with these.
I love what you've done with the "For my girl" card. I would never had thought of using tags like this.
Great stuff!

Crafty Math Chick said...

These are so feminine and pretty Giovana! I especially like the red rosebuds in your first card and the glossy red shoes in your second one.

Rene said...

WOW, love the fibers, great job on both cards!!

Pati said...

Fancy layers! I esp. like the second card with the shoes with the crystal laquer, cool effect.

Caroline said...

love all the layers you have on your cards... so pretty!

Sonia said...

What cute cards! I am sure your daughter will LOVE the card! These shoes are to die for!!!

Dil said...

Beautiful stamps and what lovely cards you made. thanks for the inspiration and the chance to win.

Betty Neville said...

Stunning cards Giovana! Love the layers and the beautiful details!

Kris said...

Fabulous cards! Super sweet first card and love the textures in the second card! TFS!

Kris in Alaska
funamom at yahoo dot com

Neesey said...

Your cards are amazing. Nice choice with the mesh. I haven't seen it for a long time. TFS.

dawna said...

Cool! That first one is so pretty it almost looks like a wedding cake!

ocean-dreamer said...

Cute cards! Thanks for sharing and inspiring!

Donna Phelan said...

LOVE your layers.....beautiful, beautiful cards!

Buddy said...

Fabulous cards! I am totally flipping over the first card! TFS

cjgusloff57 said...

Pretty cards! Thanks for all the inspiration!

Luanne said...

Beautiful cards! love the layers.

Luanne
myfootahead at gmail dot com
craftersreference.blogspot.com

 
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