Spring Time Bunting with Spellbinders Contour Dies

Hello everyone! Christine here today to share with you a Springtime banner. Let’s say goodbye to Winter and welcome Spring with a fun-to-make project. What a great seasonal home decor piece.

christineemberson-600springtimebanner-feb242016

Spellbinders® Supplies:
S2-130 Pretty Petals A Etched Dies
S2-131 Pretty Petals B Etched Dies
S2-132 Pretty Petals C Etched Dies
S2-133 Pretty Petals D Etched Dies
S4-531 Romantic Vines Etched Dies
SR-011 Type-Oh! Contour™ Steel Rule Die
SR-013 Three’s A Crowd Contour™ Steel Rule Die
PL-001 Platinum™ Die Cutting and Embossing Machine

Preferred Partner Products:
DCWV: Burlap Stack
SCRAPBOOK ADHESIVES BY 3L®: Crafty Power Tape, Crafty Foam Tape and 3D Foam Squares

Other:
Patterned Paper; Enamel Dots; Green, Pink, Blue and Yellow Cardstock; Thick Twine

Instructions:

1. Using the Platinum Die Cutting and Embossing Machine and Three’s A Crowd Contour™ Steel Rule Die, cut 6 large flag banner shapes from patterned paper – remember you can cut multiples in one go so it makes it very speedy.

christineemberson-springtimebanner-feb242016-step1

2. Using the same Three’€s A Crowd, cut 6 of the smaller flag banner shapes from burlap.

christineemberson-springtimebanner-feb242016-step2

3. Affix the burlap onto the patterned paper. Using Type-Oh! Contour™ Steel Rule Die, die cut the letters to spell out Spring€. Affix these with foam squares.

christineemberson-springtimebanner-feb242016-step3

4. Using the assorted Pretty Petal Etched Die Sets and Romantic Vines Etched Dies, cut/emboss a variety of flowers and foliage from coloured cardstock.

christineemberson-springtimebanner-feb242016-step4

5. Attach twine to the reverse of the bunting. Affix flowers as desired.

christineemberson-springtimebanner-feb242016-step5

christineemberson-springtimebanner-feb242016-step6

I hope you feel inspired to create today and thank you for stopping by the Spellbinders blog.
Christine

Christine Emberson
I'm proud to be an International Ambassador for Spellbinders and a design team member with Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L. I'm happy living in my little Kentish VT (Victorian Terrace) home in England with my two sons, too many cats and a pooch called Bella!