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A Thankful Setting

Join us for a week of fun at the 
Authentique & Scrapbook Adhesives Blog Hop
(this is goood stuff)

 
 **Come on over to the Authentique Blog and leave a comment**
we have paper to give away :)
I don't mean to gush, but  I LOVE 3L Scrapbook Adhesives.
I use them on literally every single project that I create.
Whether it be 3D Foam Squares, Dodz or adhesive tape, 
 I use it all and with the confidence that it will stay put :)
  For today's project, I've combined all three of the above products and the
 very lovely Thankful by Authentique

A THANKFUL PLACE SETTING
 First, I cut a piece of "Harvest" paper to 6x6 and thenrolled into a cone shape; glue.
For the leaves, I cut two different sizes for each one using  
"Cultivate" paper and Cricut's A Child's Year.
 I then layered the two together with both the thin and thick 3-D Foam Squares.
  I love layering different shapes onto one another.
 As you can see above,I punched a label shape from "Remember" paper,
 distressed around theedges and then layered on top of the leaves.
 Because the center of the label needed a little 'extra'
 height, I doubled-up on two of the thick foam squares:
 Next, I applied the beautiful cardstock sticker from the
"Thankful" Details 12x12 Sticker Sheet.  On both sides
I attached two buttons using 3L's Dodz (love).
 A punched tag from (my very favorite!) "Pioneer" paper was
 embellished with "Thankful" Elements 12x8 Stickers to spell out :M-O-M.
I used thin foam squares to attach each sticker letter to the tag. 
In finishing, I tied it onto the cone with a bit of jute.

One other little thing to share.
  In prepping for my place-setting, I cut a few extra leaves in practice.
 I gathered them together and embellished a simple candle and candlestick
 If you'll notice, the leaves have slits cut into them.
This is where I added the thicker foam squares...it helps to give it even more dimension!  
In the other places I simply used the thin foam squares.
 A simple circle punched from craft paper is topper with the elegant  
"Thankful" Elements 12x8 Sticker.
Thankful + 3L= Beautiful Thanksgiving projects!
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Now that was fun!  I implore you to please come on by the Authentique Blog
to see the rest of the completely amazing things that the Design Team has
created for this week's hop.  I've seen sneak peeks...you don't want to miss ;)
Thanks SO much for dropping by!

Comments

  1. oh my gosh! can you please come decorate my place with beautiful creations like these? STUNNING! the detail are flawless. i love the projects!

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  2. Oh my goodness what beautiful projects!!! The place setting is so full of rustic charm, totally digging the black doiley!

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  3. Beautiful!! Love everything you create!

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