Monday, March 7, 2011

Digital Hybrid Flower Pomander

I used a digital kit from Designs by Helly, called You and Me. It is located in the 9th and Bloom store, for anyone interested.

I printed out the digital papers, used a punch and punched about a million little flowers from the papers. I doubled them up on a pearlized pin and shaped them and simply covered a Styrofoam ball. It was slightly tedious and took a bit of time, but was SO easy and rewarding. I love the end result.

Take a looksie, and let me know what you think!

The idea originally came from THIS POST ... amazing work and such an inspirational site!

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  1. Now THAT is one awesome project!! I just may do this sometime soon. Gotta love it hanging where you have it too. Beautiful photo.

  2. Gorgeous! And what a beautiful blog you have. Glad to have found you from the mom blog hop :)

  3. That's beautiful! I'm following back :).

  4. Oh my goodness, I thought was real. It's beautiful. You have done a fantastic job.

    CJ xx

  5. Beautiful picture and project! I will have to look into that site!

  6. Wow Tanyia! These are absolutely beautiful. I think I might make a few to hang in the corner of my daughter's room to fill some empty space.
    Thanks for stopping by my blog
    Stephanie at fullofgreatideas

  7. You did an amazing job... and it's breathtaking hanging in the window with just a slight reflection!

  8. I really did think they were real. It it does look tedious but I would love to give it a try.
    I am following your very crafty blog and I want to thank you for visiting and following me.

  9. Wow, you did that out of paper?! Wonderful!! :)

    Thanks for visiting me- I'm adding myself to your following, I hope you do the same (as I am just starting out).

  10. Tanyia,

    Thanks for following me at Blogging With Goodly Intentions.

    I am now following you through Google.

    Rebecca G.

  11. That looks amazing!


  12. Wow. That's really creative!

    I'm a new follower from the Making Friends Monday blog hop. If you get a chance please stop by my blog. I'm hosting this week. Thanks! Dena

  13. It's so pretty. It reminds me of a hydrangea flower. That's a lot of punching involved there but the end result was well worth the effort.

  14. What a fun project! I'm now following you from the Swap Followings Linky Party :)

  15. Beautiful job. I agree with does remind me of a hydrangea which is my favorite flower. I am your latest follower from the Swap followings party. Please come follow me back at Thanks.

  16. that is absolutely gorgeous!!!! wow!

  17. Super pretty! I'd love to have those on my kitchen table ALL year round!
    -Jess @

  18. Hi, new follower from MFM. That's really beautiful. Can't wait to read more of your posts.

  19. So Pretty!! Glad you stuck to it, even though it was tedious - your result is fantastic!!!

    Following from Homemaker on a Dime

    Please stop by and say hi!!

    ♥, Tara

    FabuLESSly Crafty!

  20. I LOVE this! It is just so pretty! Great job!

  21. WOW that turned out gorgeous! I love it! Good work! I wish I had a reason to make these because they are stunning!

    Found you through Sugar Bee and would love fo you to stop by and enter my first ever giveaway!


  22. This looks great. At first it doesn't even look like it was made from paper. Thank you for joining the conversation about medications. Following you back.

  23. that is so pretty, what brand of punch do you use? now i need to make some! thanks for sharing this at my party! xx

  24. It is a Martha Stewart hydrangea punch :)

  25. This is really pretty! And yes you have a ton of patience! Thanks for auditioning for OMTWI!!

  26. It's gorgeous! Reminds me of the large flowers my Grandmother used to have in front of her house when I was a child. Those flowers will always remind me of her. I am following you from SJ's linky party. Hope you will follow me too. :)

  27. Hi Tanyia. Just wanted to let you know I featured this on my blog today! I love it more every time I look at it!


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