Monday, July 23, 2012

I'm a Hula Girl at Heart

"In world that needs more dancing, she's a hula girl at heart..."  Jimmy Buffett (of course!)

This card was SO FUN to make for CutCarstock.com's blog!  I am also entering this card into the Paper Craft Connection's gallery for shaped cards, and MoxieFab World's Hello card challenge. :)




I made the lei by using my Cricut Art Philosophy Cartridge by CTMH to cut 1/2" flowers.  Then, using a needle and clear thread, I threaded each one (about sixty!) onto the string.  I punched a hole at the top of the card with my needle, and threaded one end into each hole.  I tied the strings in a knot inside the fold of the card, and since it's clear, you can't tell! :)

For complete how-to instructions, please visit my blog post at CutCardstock.com's blog!

Happy Hula-ing!

Katherine

6 comments:

  1. How fun! Love the lei and the grass skirt. Thanks so much for sharing this with us over at the Shaping Up Blog Hop!

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  2. Oh threading 60 flowers sounds a lot of work but the Lei looks fab! And I want to put on the fluffy grass skirt! Thank you so much for joining us in the Shaping Up Blog Hop. Good luck! Now I am off to check out CutCarstock.com, thank you for sharing!

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  3. Wow!!! Wow!!! I love this, its so cool!! I love the necklase, the skirt and bikini top!! Thanks for linking it up at the Shaping Up blog hop!!

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  4. Ha! A coconut bikini! LOL! Love the way you did the lei:) Thanks for linking up to our blog hop!!!

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  5. This is too cute! I'm from Hawaii and that coconut bra is spot on! And the lei is pretty cool, too! Aloha!

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  6. I love this! A coconut bra....how fun is that! Thanks for linking up to our blog hop.

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