Monday, 30 April 2012

Inspiration Monday - {All Wired Up}

I'm particularly wired today, well actually my project is wired not me personally! We have a new inspiration theme at La-La Land Crafts this week - you guessed it - All Wire Up!

It is all about adding wire, or chains, to your makes. So I thought about it for a bit. I knew I wanted to add wire to my flowers, and I was thinking circle flowers - I do have a love of circle flowers. But I wanted to do a bit of stitchery so here is what I came up with this week...

Some Embroidery Hoop art using one of the gorgeous new release La-La Land Crafts stamps - Watercan Marci.


Cute isn't she? I'm a big fan of Hoop Art as you can see from my Hoop Art Pinterest board.


The flowers and leaves are made from my other obsession at the moment - Washi Tape.


The sentiment is from the Marci With Lantern set.

Don't forget to pop on over to the La-La Land Crafts blog to check out the other DT members' Wire makes today and on Friday and link up your La-La Land Crafts makes to the Gallery to be in with a chance to win.

Ok I'll see you later crafty alligators.

Kim


16 comments:

  1. Goodness Kim, this is fabulous - when the picture popped up on the screen my jaw dropped! What a lovely creation, those flowers are amazing. Totally gorgeous! Jo x

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  2. this is great Kim, I can see why you couldn't wait to show it off :o)

    Sarah x

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  3. Oh my gosh Kim this is lovely!! And a much better use of hoops than the conventional way! Love it. Hope you're keeping well sweet xx

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  4. Oh, I love your circle flowers, too, and wired up and stitched they're even better! :) Seriously loving the washi tape, too - I might borrow your idea of using washi tape to make flowers and leaves some time, if I may...? :)

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  5. the flowers and wire are fantastic and I love how you used the hoop. hugs

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  6. Kim this is so super super cute!!!! First I thought lollypops for flowers??????? I LOVE what you've done and the stitching just make it stand out extra!!!!

    Hugs from Orange Holland (Queens Day)! Are you prepared for an orange invasion this summer and even a Holland House in London???

    xx Irene

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  7. Hi Kim, thanks for your lovely comment on my blog. Loving your hoop art and those flowers are fantastic, adding the wire to the circles gives them a completely different dimension, gorgeous xx

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  8. Fabulous Kim, love love your flowers, the addition of the wire is wonderful. Beautifully executed as always. Tracy x

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  9. This is absolutely fabulous Kim, I like everything about it !!!
    Kevin xx

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  10. Very pretty. Lovely work.

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  11. ...tis vibrant & cute with mass appeal...loVe the gingham background Kim, you've put so much into this loVely piece of art...Mel :)

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  12. This is colourful and beautiful, how gorgeous. Lee x

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  13. so cute kim.fabulous shape and bright colours and i love your flowers and sweet image ;D

    xx coops xx

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  14. Such a lovely piece, full of joy.

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  15. Hello!

    This is wonderful! I love this idea - so creative and fun! Your colors are bright and beautiful! Wishing you a sunshine day!

    Hugs,

    Barbara Diane

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  16. ooooh this is just so so gorgeous! hugs Juls

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