Party Banner featuring Birthday Blooms and Birthday Bouquet

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Party Banner | A Work of Carte

Hey stampers! This week’s project is a party banner, which I made using my Cricut to cut the shapes and some stamps to finish off the look! I love how this banner came out. I actually started making this party banner way back in December when I first got my hands on these fantastic products. I had tried to make this using the We R Memory Keepers Banner Punch Board until I discovered that the banner punch board blade dulls really easily when cutting thick paper! What a drag!

So I put my party banner aside for awhile and came back to it in late February when Stampin’ Up put a call out for display stampers. I thought it’d be the perfect excuse to finish this party banner idea that had been in my mind for a couple of months! The only thing I needed to sort out was how to make the banner shapes…

In 2013, I had made a party banner using my Cricut machine and decided to use the same banner shapes as the base for this party banner. I just love the way it turned out! I hung this in my craft room right underneath this cute banner that was a Sale-A-Bration exclusive a few years back.

Party Banner | A Work of Carte

Here’s a close up of the little rose that separates the words. The rosettes behind the letters were created with 2 strips of Birthday Blooms designer series paper that measure 12″ x 1-3/8″. I scored each of these strips every 1/2″ and folded in a zig-zag (or mountain-valley) formation. I glued them together (valley-to-mountain) on each edge and pushed down on the center to get the rosette to lay flat. To adhere, use a glue gun with the Silicone Craft Sheet.

Party Time Banner | A Work of Carte

The SVG files I used to create the party banner shapes are available for $4. You’ll get 10 vector shapes to use on your party banners; 3 large banner shapes, a banner tail and 3 nesting label shapes. You will also get a full alphabet along with numbers and common punctuation marks and special characters! You’ll need to punch the holes to hang the banners (I didn’t want to assume the thickness of your twine/rope).

Digital Cutter Banner Template -- 10 Shapes plus Alphabet | A Work of Carte

10 Banner shapes:

Digital Cutter Banner Template - 10 Shapes | A Work of Carte

Alphabet:

Digital Cutter Banner Template Full Alphabet | A Work of Carte

Here’s an example of what you can make with the templates. Below is the mockup of my original banner, which I made using the SVG images in the download file.

Digital Cutter Banner Template Example Banner | A Work of Carte

 

And here’s the final banner, hanging in my craft room window!

Stampin' Up Banner Digital Cutter Banner SVG Templates | A Work of Carte

 

Get the Digital Cutter Banner SVG files for free in April

Best of all, when you use host code PU9NF2GD during the month of April, you’ll get this digital cutter banner template for free! Not ready to place an order? You can also purchase the files from my digital store.

Supplies to make the party banner

Tools used to create the party banner

Adhesives used

March Madness Winner

The winner of March Madness is Jessica Thompson! | A Work of Carte

Congratulations to Jessica Thompson who won the March Madness giveaway! Jessica will be receiving a $30 gift card, the Watercolor Wishes Project Kit, Honeycomb Happiness stamp set and Pedal Pusher stamp set. Wowza! Congrats, Jessica! Thanks for using the host code for March!

Weekly deals are going away on April 18th | A Work of Carte

Take advantage of the weekly deals while you can! They will officially end on April 18th and be replaced with a less frequent but better promotion called Special Offers. More details to follow. Until then, get 25% all of these fine products, which are on sale this week only!
Weekly Deals - April 5-11 | A Work of Carte

Retiring In-Colors Reminder

Retiring 2014-2016 In Colors, get them before they're gone! | A Work of Carte

These fabulous colors will be retiring very, very soon.

As a friendly reminder, the retiring list is coming out on April 18th. We don’t know everything that will retire but what we do know for sure is that the 2014-2016 In Colors are definitely retiring. If you haven’t purchased In Color refills, paper packs or accessories, be sure to pick them up now before they’re gone! Usually the first thing to go are the re-inkers so don’t wait to place your order!

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This months host code: P9ZANK2B

Retiring mid-April 2017

The 2015-2017 In Colors (Watermelon Wonder, Cucumber Crush, Tip Top Taupe, Mint Macaron, Delightful Dijon) will be retiring on THIS MONTH. Once the retirement list is announced (mid-April) these products will be while supplies last! Be sure to order before they're gone!

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