Thursday, January 13, 2011

Valentines Calendar!!!


Hello everyone,
I know I've been doing a lot of Valentines projects but I just can't help myself!  I LOVE all the colors  LOL!! I also want to thank everyone that stopped by my sister’s blog to wish her a HAPPY BIRTHDAY and decided to follow her blog!!!  She was so surprise and appreciated all your comments!!!  Today I have a frame that I purchased at the dollar store  and decided to make a calendar that I can change the months and redecorate the frame which I know I will have a lot of fun!!  The calendar has February's Month since Valentines is around the corner.  I'm working on making the rest of the months.  The embellishments that I made have Velcro on the back for easy removing or adding I hope you ladies like it. I should of put another mat behind the Vanilla card stock to give it more of a border, but I had already glued it down:(   I had a blast making it and excited to show it to you all.  Thank you for stopping by and enjoy!!!Entering the Thursday Throwback & Flaunt it Fridays Challenges.
8 X 10 Frame 
Pink card stock in the background
Calendar cut from Designer Calenders
calendar frame cut a 6" with the Gypsy and the Vanilla Card stock #101650 behind 
the calendar was cut @7" to leave room for the border punch from SU #118402
Tiny stamps are from PTI 
Decorative label Extra-large punch #120907
 Paper piercing tool #116631
Mat Pack #105826
Rhinestone from stash
Typed the sentiment in computer, printed & punch with  SUword window large #119857
 Rosetter made with Stampin Up Designer Paper{Patterns Love} #124156
Scalloped border punch #118402
Buttons from Stampin Up's Designer Brights collection
Used Velcro for easy removing and hot glue gun
Hearts cut from Designers Calendar Cartridge pg.29 
Peachy Keen Stamps PK-560 Dolly Dumplings assortment
Pearls from dollar section
HK16 cut at 3" pg. 65
Ribbon from stash, heart pearl from dollar sections
Close up look
Real Red Ribbon 1/4" grosgrain #109034
Classic Inks used: Melon Mambo #115656, Real Red #103133
Dusty Durango #115654,  Concord Crush # 119785 
Bermuda Bay #115655
Product Suggestion of the Day:
3D Dimensionals #104430  $3.95
Adhesive Remover #103684  $3.50
Glue Dots #103683        $4.94
All three are a must wardrobe for CRAFTERS!!
Please call me or e-mail with any questions. 
nlpimentel@aol.com
Thank you for stopping by:)
Hugs,
Norma

34 comments :

  1. Beautiful!! Great idea to use velcro. Love the Hello Kitty cut. Good luck with the challenges! Can't wait to see the other months when you've finished them :) TFS Katie

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  2. Norma how sweet is that, and the SU border punch just makes it so special.Love it.
    xx

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  3. This is SOOOO beautiful Norma!! :) And I love that you used velcro so that you can change it up for the other months! :) Too too cute :)

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  4. This is fabulous! I love this idea and think I am going to have to make one. Thanks for joining us at FIF this week!!

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  5. This is super cute. I love the plane and the flower you added to the frame, good idea with the velcro...Thanks for sharing

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  6. so pretty! i like how you can change out the decor for the months. Very nice. Does Stampin Up have circle punches? I bought the one they sell at Michaels (the big bulky ones) and it doesnt even cut all of the way through. I have to use my xacto knife to finish the job lol. Let me know when you get a chance :)
    avillarreal140@gmail.com

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  7. How PRETTY!!! I love Hello Kitty, too cute. That's a nice idea! Good luck ;0). Have a blessed day!
    Hugs,
    Carol L

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  8. What a super idea - do like how you've decorated it. I like the fact that you can change the months too!

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  9. wow... i love the colors. feeling valentines now.

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  10. really cute project.i love all the embeslishments.i love hello kitty with the little ribbion bow so cute.

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  11. Super cute! Love the plane...adorable!

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  12. Thanks for paying me a visit and I love the Calendar I think I may have to purchase the Hello Kitty Cart real soon. Again thanks for stopping by and I am now your newest follower. Traci

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  13. Wow, this is incredible, love everything!!! TFS, Cathryn67 <3

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  14. This is so cute and a great project! Thanks for playing along at FIF!!

    Paula Bee

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  15. Hi Norma, your card is soooooo cute! I love the Hello kitty in the plane! very cute and pretty

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  16. What a cute calendar!! Great flower! I'm loving Valentine's colors too...but I may not a couple of weeks from now! :-) TFS!

    ~Sharon C.

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  17. What a great idea and it looks fantastic! Thanks for flaunting it this week at FIF!

    Stacey
    staceyscreativecorner.blogspot.com

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  18. Oh, wow! Norma you really went all out on this one!! I absolutely love it! I know I say that about all of your projects, but you always do an amazing job!! Love that you framed it, and how cute is your Hello Kitty. So happy you joined us for this weeks challenge at FIF!!
    Also, Monica & I have bought our tickets for the expo, so we are ready to go!!! WooHoo

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  19. What a great project. You sis a fabulous job with the Hello kitty cartridge! Thanks for flaunting with us this week at FIF :)

    michelle

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  20. AHHHH Norma!!! Gees you are a crafting godesss!!! I absolutely love all of your projects. They are spectacular!!! This one is definitely out of this world!! I absolutely love it. GREAT JOB my friend!

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  21. wow, this is so cute! great job:)

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  22. Love it Norma...you are so creative!

    Thanks for flaunting it with us at FIF this week!

    Jen

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  23. WOW!!! You really out did yourself with this nice, fantastic project!!! I LOVE it!!! I just might have to create myself one, but I'll probably need your help. Keep up the fabulous work!!! Lv ya!!! OXOX ~Olga

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  24. OMG....loooove this! Super cute idea!!!!! Then you could use the page in your scrapbook when you were done! I may have to give that a whirl! TFS!!!

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  25. Oh...you will have to show us every month!!!! I can't wait! I may try to work on one this weeked???? Maybe, maybe.

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  26. I love the idea of velcro! So clever! Thank you so much for giving me step by step instructions on how to get email notifications when people comment on my blog. It worked like a breeze.

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  27. Great calender! Love the ribbon details! It seems like forever since I've seen you! LOL

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  28. I love your Valentine's Day stuff- don't stop :)
    -Paper Panther

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  29. Love the calendar, I like the idea of the frame. How do you make the folded flowers?

    Cindy

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  30. This is such a great idea and it is beautiful! We are huge HK fans around my house! I must make one of these! TFS!
    http://my3escrapbooking.blogspot.com

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