Saturday, May 1, 2010

Baby Shower Projects Continued...

I'm having MAJOR homecoming flashbacks!

I've been working on Lorie's door mum and I can't help but have high school homecoming flashbacks! Ha ha!! I'm almost done with it...I'm still pondering a few tweaks..but the overall look-of-it is done! One project down...three more to go...and just 2 weeks left til shower time!


I started with three white frames and letters that I printed from my computer. The baby's name will be Mya so I printed the three letters in a cute font that I downloaded recently. I went back across the letters with a Sharpie to "fatten" them up a bit..and then cut them out. **Yes I know...ghetto fabulous...but I have to freestyle-it since I do not own a Cricut!**




I cut out pink-glittery-scrap-book paper for the background of the letters and placed both in the frames for a test run....

I then found my handy-dandy black spray paint...and sprayed them shiny-happy black!


I then began hot-gluing ribbon onto a rectangle-shaped piece of cardboard. I found a lot of different types of ribbon in Mya's nursery colors as well as a few extras such as a hot-pink boa! 
Snazzy! I also hot-glued flowers to the frames and ran a ribbon through all three of the frames and hot glued the backs of each for added support.


 Then...finally...a somewhat FINISHED PROJECT!! YAAAAAAAAAY!



I linked this project to:

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5 comments:

christy mack said...

that's fantastic! love the colors, what fun!

i found you through tater tots and jello, so glad i did!

Chocolate Sundaes said...

so so cute! I'd love for you to link it up http://iheartnaptime.blogspot.com/

Mary Ellen said...

What a darling idea Tiffany!! Don't you just love those adorable projects that cost just pennies!!!

The Two Savvy Sisters said...

I love it, the colors are so fun! I hopped over from The Two Savvy Sisters Blog and am so happy that I did. Please accept my invitation to drop in at my place one day this week when you get a moment. I have become a follower and I hope you’ll do the same.
Nicole @ The Two Savvy Sisters

Alison said...

WOW--I want this. I have a little boy... but I could do it manly style right?? Hey we are having Baby Week and celebrating with a link party. I would love for you to link this up!!

http://oopsey-daisy.blogspot.com/2010/05/baby-week-and-link-party_05.html

Thanks so much for sharing!
~Alison

 
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