Friday, March 7, 2014

Luck of the Irish - Berry71Bleu


Hi! I'm sharing a layout I created for the Berry71Bleu March Luck of the Irish Challenge. Cathi tasked us to create a project with green as the dominant color. We also had to include the word "luck" and lace. I am Irish, so this challenge wasn't too much of a stretch for me!


I surrounded my photo with a beautiful Manor House Creations Floral Vine from Molossi. The angel charm is from a Zeus and Zoe Kit. I embellished my sticker with Molossi Sticky Bling.


I used a Prima Stencil and some dimensional paint to add lace doilies to the background of my page. I topped a Manor House Creations Lace Heart with a string heart and chipboard arrow for a fun dimensional embellishment.


This beautiful green butterfly pin is from a Zeus and Zoe Kit. It paired perfectly with the Irish blessing that I wrote around my page:

May the wings of the butterfly kiss the sun
And find your shoulder to light on
To bring you luck, happiness and riches
Today, tomorrow and beyond.

We'd love to see how you interpret this challenge! There are some amazing prize packages up for grabs! You have until April 1st to join in the fun.


1st Prize:
Molossi Gift Pack (Chipboard, Bling and Flowers)


2nd Prize:
Something Tattered March/Mars French Month Clear Stamp Set
Random Prize:
2 Berry71Bleu Handmade Tags
(Please note that the photos are just samples and are not the actual tags the prize winner will receive.)


Sponsors:
Molossi is an Australian retail and wholesale supplier to the scrapbooking and papercraft industry. Molossi strives to bring you an online shopping experience where you can relish in a huge range of scrapbooking supplies to compliment your scrapbooking addiction. Molossi offers thousands of products including: albums, cardstock, flowers, bling, personal die-cutting machines, stickers, embellishments and plenty more! Become a part of our scrapping community and enter the stash giveaways and competitions on our Facebook page and Blog. For a large range of page layout ideas, sign up for our monthly newsletter to stay up-to-date with the scrapbooking world and monthly promotions.



Something Tattered

When Beth began hunting wallpaper for the bandboxes she was creating in 1990 it started a life of antiquing adventures and a passion for old paper. In 1993 Beth’s wallpaper covered boxes we featured in Victoria magazine and Beth’s sister Marilyn Krehbiel joined her in the pursuit. Marilyn’s business Hannah’s Treasures evolved into purveying historic wallpapers for movie sets. Beth peddled her boxes to the coast of California and settled in the west. In 1997 Beth married Peter Neumann, son of a letterpress printer, who shared Beth’s appreciation for the old paper arts. In 2011 Peter and Beth began Something Tattered in response to Beth’s newest pursuit, Wedding Paper designs from her vast collection of antique paper. In 2013 Something Tattered launched the current line of craft stamps and in 2014 the new antique wallpaper stamps were added bringing the adventure full circle. We hope you will share the passion.





Zeus and Zoe is the sister Etsy Shop to Berry71Bleu and sells one-of-a-kind crafting embellishments for scrapbooking, crafting, altered art, home decor and collage art. All tags are handmade and can be designed according to your preference. Please contact Marivic through her Etsy Shop to request a custom order.

A special thanks to Molossi for sponsoring our design team this month! Molossi is a permanent sponsor for 2014, so there will be more chances to win Molossi prize packages in the coming months.


Please note that if the winner(s) of this challenge are international they will be responsible for shipping costs.

Make sure you follow our CHALLENGE RULES.

Thank you and we hope to see your beautiful creations this month!

2 comments:

  1. What a stunning layout! Love all the bits and pieces and love the greens!

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  2. Thisis truly gorgeous, Dana! The lovely combo and the spread of flowers. Really inspired!

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