Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Simply Sweet

I love browsing Pinterest for new ideas and to get my creative juices flowing. While pinning recently, I got inspiration from a very cute lollipop card by Julie Day.  Here is my version below.

It is such a fun card! Who would not want to receive this in the mail?

It was my turn to prepare a make-n-take project at our team meeting this month (Woohoo Kindred Inkers!) so I decided this would be the card to make. For the lollipop base I adhered Stampin' Up's Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets to some Whisper White card stock and ran it through my big shot using the Circles #2 Original Die. I started my spiral using Cherry Cobbler Bakers Twine in the center of the circle and worked my way out. It takes a few minutes to complete this part but it is totally worth it! I bought a package of Wilton Lollipop Sticks at Michaels and then tied a bow around it to finish it off.

Let me know if you make this card! We had discussions of what size circle to use for the base, my preference was a larger circle but I think mini lollipops would be cute as well.

One last note, if you have a Pinterest account I would love for you to check out my boards here. Thanks for stopping by! 


  1. What a cool card!! I knew you could be creative with twine, but Wao!! This is awesome! TFS!, Now I need to get me some of that twine, yikes! Great job!

  2. I made the card and it wasn't as bad as I thought it was going to be winding up all that Baker's Twine. I will be making this card again. Thanks for the idea, Boni you rock!

  3. I love this card! Yummy! lol It looks a little challenging but I am sure you will guide me.

  4. I love this card! Yummy! lol It looks a little challenging but I am sure you will guide me.

  5. This is such a cute card i hope we try it sometime. Dolores Shuster

  6. Adorable! I'll need to get some of that multi purpose adhesive. Don't let me forget. LOL Diane

  7. Bon,
    Thanks for sharing this creative idea. I have the adhesives, so I will have to try this at "home".


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