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tirsdag 6. desember 2011

Top Tip Tuesday - snowflakes

It is tuesday again and time for another challenge at Top Tip Tuesday. It is blue teams week, but I have signed up for a tutorial this week, so I am playing along.


Ingredients needed: 5 pieces of doublesided cardstock paper size 7,5 cm x7,5 cm, scissors and strong gluedots. Optional: You can also add 2 circles plus scalloped cirlcles on the front/back for decoration
I chose Maja design Vintage Winter for this one.

Step 1 & 2
Fold the paper diagonally twice and cut the paper while you hold the open flap from you:

You should at least cut 5 times and don't cut all the way to the end. Mine is cut 9 times.

Step 3
It should now look like this when you unfold the paper:

Step 4
Start curling the to ends in the middle towards eachother, like this:

Step 5
Then you turn the paper and do the same at the opposite side and use a strong gluedot to adhere the ends to eachother like this:

Step 6
Turn paper again and repeat. You do this until it is all finished. Then your piece should look something like this:

Step 7
Repeat until all 5 squares are finished

Step 8
Glue them all together

Step 9 (optional)
Use 4 circle diecuts in 2 different sizes and 2 scalloped circles bigger than the biggest circle and attach to the snowflake like this:

Looks easy doesn't it?? I hope you'll give the snowflake tutorial a go. It certainly would look lovely hanging on a christmas tree or in a window;)

Theme of this week's challenge is "Let it snow"  and our sponsors are:
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3 images of your choice from Limited Runs
Now I hope I've inspired you to take a look into our challenge blog and see what my talented teammates have got up their sleeves this time;)

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Make it Monday: Anything goes
The Crazy Challenge: Anything goes
Come and Get it Challenges: Anything Christmas
Gingerloft Challenge: Christmas and Winter
Drunken stampers challenge: Monochromatic
One stop craft challenge: Let it snow
The Stamp Man challenge blog: Create an ornament
Whoopsi Daisy: Snowflakes

13 kommentarer:

  1. Fabulous tutorial and such a pretty decoration too! Lovely Idea!! Thanks hunny I love your tutorial and will be making more too!! Huge hug me xx

  2. Looks so simple but very effective, thanks for joining us on the Joanna Sheen Challenge, Jane (DT) x

  3. What a stunning snowflake! Great that you also show us how to make one.

    Thank you for joining The Stamp Man - create an ornament challenge.

  4. Det er så smukt en snefnug... jeg har også lavet et par stykker af dem

  5. Great tutorial for this beautiful project . ..so clear and perfect photos .Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

  6. Så herlig den ble! Og litt av en jobb kan jeg tenke meg. Fikk nesten litt lyst til å teste for å henge i inngangspartiet på trappa, får se om tiden strekker til. Klem:)

  7. Wow, that is gorgeous - I'm going to have to give that a go when I have time Karen x

  8. I know I already told you, but I'll say it again....you rocked this out!! LOVE this!!

  9. Thank you for playing with us at Whoopsi Daisy this week, and thank you for this amazing tutorial. Good luck!
    Hugs Nataliya

  10. fab fab fab

    thanks for joining us at One Stop Crafts

    Jen xx

  11. What a gorgeous snowflake :) Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge hugs Rebecca

  12. This is beautiful! Saw these for the first time in my friend's hospital room - his son had made some to bring some winter cheer... I had wondered how they would look with DP... your's is gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft Challenge!!