Thank you for coming to our blog on our latest blog hop! The creations we’ve seen have been unbelievable! We’re so in love with Sara’s new range…we’re loving the Snow Acetate and lovely metal charm snowflakes! Which bit of the range is your favourite?
Remember to leave a comment on as many of the blogs in the hop as possible in order to be in the running of winning a piece or two from Sara’s new Contemporary Christmas collection. There are essentially 11 chances of winning a piece from the range! How exciting! There will also be an over all winner, this person would have hopped onto all of our blogs and left comments throughout! The overall prize is the whole of the Sara Signature Contemporary Christmas collection! The Hop starts at 12pm on Thursday 28th July and closes Thursday 4th August at 11:59pm. The prize winners from each blog will be announced on the Crafter’s Companion Facebook Page on Friday 5th August!! Now this is the REALLY exciting bit. Sara Davies will announce the overall winner…LIVE on Hochanda at the top of the hour..so make sure you tune in at 8pm on Saturday 6th August for the big reveal!
We’re the last in the hop! Congratulations you’ve completed it!
Here is the Blog Hop order in case you’ve missed anybody!
We promised an extra special treat for the end of are hop…so here it is! Sara Davies has provided a stunning yet simple tutorial for you to follow!
Materials used: We’ll be posting links to Sara’s Collection once it’s on our website!
Sara’s Contemporary Christmas – Elegant Tree die, Elegant snowfall embossing folder, Stamp set, Luxury Ribbon
- Trim mink Centura to 5 6/8″ x 8″, then cut out a rectangle measuring 5 3/4″ x 3 7/8″. Next, stamp snowflakes using Versamark all around the frame, apply white embossing powder, then heat to melt. Stamp more snowflakes in between, this time using distress ink Vintage photo by Tim Holtz.
- Affix stamped frame to an A5 card blank using foam pads/tape. Next, trim white card to 3 3/4″ x 5 5/8″, emboss this card using Sara’s new Snowfall Embossing folder. Affix to card centre using collall all purpose glue.
- Apply Stick it to the back of mink Centura, die-cut using Stylish Tree. Peel off the backing, then affix to card centre.
- Stamp sentiment onto white card, then trim to make a pennant shape, affix to card with ribbon to finish.
We hope you’ve enjoyed the hop! Now don’t forget to send in photos of your creations….and check the Crafter’s Companion Facebook Page for Blog Hop winners on Friday 5th August! On Saturday, join us and the lovely Sara Davies for her BIG launch on Hochanda! This really is a range you don’t want to miss!
Happy Hopping, Merry Christmas and Purple Hugs from all at Crafter’s Companion!!!!