Lily Bee + Petaloo: Day 3

>> Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Happy Wednesday! We have more Lily Bee and Petaloo mixology going on today. More projects to share and more products to give.

First, we have the winner from yesterday's drawing:

Olivia who wrote:

These are beautiful layouts, love all the little details :)

Thanks Olivia! Please email me at milesofpaper [at] gmail [dot] com with your mailing address.

Lisa Day created these beautiful everyday cards. Make a bunch of these and be ready for any occasion!

1. Kraft cardstock card base = 4.25” x 5.5”. Cut one sheet of patterned paper to 3.75” x 5.25” and adhere to the right of the card leaving a 1/8” border.
2. Cut a 1” x 5” piece of paper and add a border punch to the left side. Adhere to the left of the card overlapping the larger sheet of paper. Leave a 1/4” border on the top and bottom and a 1/8” border on the left.
3. Cut a longish strip of crape paper and fold in half. Pleat the crape over the seam of the two papers. Trim off any excess.
4. Draw an black stitched border along the edge of the papers.
5. Add 3 flowers to the top of the crape paper near the bottom. Using the tiny alphas add a quick sentiment.

Lily Bee supplies:
Picket Fence 6x6 Tiny Tablet
Happily Lost 6x6 Tiny Tablet
Happily Lost ABC Stickers

Petaloo supplies:
Tye-Dye Gypsies

Virginia Tillery created this layout about her daughter and a teacher who's moving away. The whole layout is so sweet and soft.

1. Cut one long strip a little wider than all your pictures, and the length of your layout background. Use border punches to create a layered side border. 
2. Adhere photos, and embellish around the photo area with scattered flowers, in various sizes. Intersperse with stickers and hand cut paper leaves. 
3. Use stickers to create banners, and adhere title above. Use journaling spots to write journaling. 
4. For final touches, use a turquoise inkpad around edges of entire layout. Add doodling and outlines with a black pen. 

Lily Bee supplies: 
Happily Lost Patterned Paper- Amazing Views, Good Book
Picket Fence Patterned Paper- Fresh Air, Cottage Garden
Happily Lost Mixed Cardstock Stickers

Petaloo supplies:
Sweet Pea (all white)
Flora Doodles- Jeweled Florettes (all white)
We have more goodies to giveaway! Leave us a comment before 9PM PDT each day. We'll randomly pick a winner and announce it the next day, so don't forget to check back. You can also win some Lily Bee goodies by going to Petaloo's blog and leaving a comment there.
Quick reminder that our Mother's Day Card Challenge is on until tonight. So hurry! Read more about it here.


Zarah May 11, 2011 at 5:33 AM  

Those are fantastic!!
Lisa's style always amazes me - I had the pleasure of working with her once and I am still very happy about that. Such a sweet, talented lady!
I HEART those cards!! Might lift them, Lisa - hope you don't mind! ♥

The LO Virginia made is super cute, too! It's so happy and playful.

GREAT job, all and all, ladies!! The previous posts have been amazing, as well - you sure have a great team here and I can see that you all had as much fun creating with Petaloo/Lily Bee as I did. :D

Larajc May 11, 2011 at 6:06 AM  

cute layout! I love the banners!

Anonymous,  May 11, 2011 at 6:11 AM  

I love all the layers on both of these projects :)

Kelly Massman May 11, 2011 at 6:33 AM  

Great work! I love the layout!!!!

isabel scrap May 11, 2011 at 6:34 AM  

beautiful cards ! very elegant

Anonymous,  May 11, 2011 at 6:35 AM  

The banners are so cute!

Vitoria B

janet May 11, 2011 at 6:39 AM  

Such CREATIVE loveliness. Thanks for the continued inspiration!

la zaz May 11, 2011 at 6:46 AM  

Love the sweet colors of this layout !

TeenaBugg38 May 11, 2011 at 6:49 AM  

Adorable!! I love the cards and the layout....and am smitten with the banner on that scrap page!

Romy May 11, 2011 at 6:59 AM  

Ooh, such pretty cards and a very beautiful layout!

Lindy May 11, 2011 at 7:15 AM  

Fabulous!!!! I love the simple but eleglant!

Karen May 11, 2011 at 7:31 AM  

These projects are wonderful. The DT is so talented and I love seeing what they do every day with these products!

{VICKI} May 11, 2011 at 7:35 AM  

did I hear goodie giveaway?
count me in!

Crafty Math Chick May 11, 2011 at 8:36 AM  

This layout is awesome! Love the scrunched up ribbon accented with three flowers like that - terrific! Thanks for so many chances to win!

Lillian Child May 11, 2011 at 8:44 AM  

Lisa's cards are just beautiful - adore her creative style. And Virginia's layout is just delightful. These ladies have talent PLUS!

Patrice May 11, 2011 at 8:59 AM  

Beautiful work. Would love to win! Thanks for the chance and the inspiration!

Raechelle May 11, 2011 at 9:10 AM  

both of the cards and the layout are gorgeous! Soft and pretty.

Abbey May 11, 2011 at 9:34 AM  

So like the crepe paper pleats!

Carol May 11, 2011 at 9:47 AM  

I love the cards and the layout, both have used the Lily Bee and Petaloo products well.

Carol B designs May 11, 2011 at 10:07 AM  

Beautiful cards and LO! Thank you for the opportunity to win!

Jessi May 11, 2011 at 10:09 AM  

Thanks for the inspiration! I love those cards!

ShoppingTamii May 11, 2011 at 10:27 AM  

love the cards, love that page!!!

Linh C. May 11, 2011 at 10:39 AM  

Thanks for the two great projects to inspire me!

Katrin May 11, 2011 at 11:02 AM  

What could be better than tie-dye flowers and gorgeous Picket Fence papers? Love the cards... its so great to always have a couple on hand!

Anonymous,  May 11, 2011 at 11:09 AM  

fabalishious projects going on here x x

Jacquie May 11, 2011 at 11:36 AM  

I love the cards with the crepe paper...AWESOME!

Janine Rachau May 11, 2011 at 12:00 PM  

Love the Lily Bee & Petaloo combination! Great projects!

Reformed Singer May 11, 2011 at 12:37 PM  

Very nice, but I especially like the layout that Virginia did of our mutual friend Laura. :) Virginia is a very talented lady!

Anonymous,  May 11, 2011 at 12:46 PM  

i am lovin those small white flowers on the layout! awesome projects girls :)

Katie May 11, 2011 at 1:22 PM  

I really love the projects today! You guys are making card design seem so simple with your pattered paper and Petaloo flowers. They really are fabulous cards. And this layout is beautiful! I love how you did the name mrs. Laura on the banners, it looks so good! I love all three paper collections but these two, happily lost and picket fence are probably my favorites! The chipboard elements look really good as well. And the flowers are lovely. Thank you for sharing!


Melissa May 11, 2011 at 1:25 PM  

How pretty!! Love the crepe paper strip and the banners on the layout1

smahrty May 11, 2011 at 2:41 PM  

cute projects, i love the white flowers sprinkled on the layout.

Lynda May 11, 2011 at 2:54 PM  

Wow awesome!!!Thannks for sharing!!

Annika May 11, 2011 at 3:03 PM  

Great LO and cards! Cute banners! And the cards are so pretty!

Rebecca May 11, 2011 at 4:23 PM  

So incredibly beautiful!!

mimisimon May 11, 2011 at 4:39 PM  

Thanks for all the inspiration.

Cynthia B. May 11, 2011 at 5:32 PM  

Note to self: Use crepe paper like Lisa did on her card.
Virginia's layout is so sweet! Must use more banners on my pages, and Lily Bee makes it easy with their stickers! Thanks for the fabulous ideas with Lily Bee and Petaloo!

Brandi May 11, 2011 at 5:42 PM  

Cute projects, ladies. I really liked the interesting use of Kraft cardstock on the card. I also like the whimsy in the scrapbook page. Good job both of you.

Jeannie May 11, 2011 at 6:40 PM  

Beautiful cards and layout.

Gina May 11, 2011 at 6:41 PM  

just gorgeous..and very inspirational :)

terrief,  May 11, 2011 at 10:41 PM  

Loving the happily lost line and the "Lily Bee" style - I've been searching out your products at our LSS!

Paula May 13, 2011 at 10:53 AM  
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Paula May 13, 2011 at 10:56 AM  

The photos are priceless, not only do they show love, but tenderness. The way this layout tells the story is beautifully done :)

momof8judy May 13, 2011 at 11:07 AM  

I love doing cards and these cards are something I will be doing!!! Thanks for the
inspiration and such beautiful cards!!!!!

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