Monday, 26 May 2014

Little Claire Likes - Butterfly Flourish Bunting

 Good morning, we are back today with our regular Monday project - 'Little Claire Likes'.

Today, we are showcasing the beautiful 'Butterfly Flourish' stamp set, which has lots of gorgeous images and a lovely sentiment.  The flourishes in the set are great for making borders and backgrounds.

You can purchase this wonderful set for only £6.99 (normally £8.99) HERE from the website at the reduced price until Thursday, 29th May 2014 or until stocks run out.

Here is the set

Heidi has made some bunting with some Kraft and Turquoise Bazzill Card, adhesive ribbon and wooden embellishments, all available from our website.
Here are the single elements of the banner
The centre-piece
The third piece of the banner
Here is a list of products used :
Promarkers used : Tea Green, Soft Green, Khaki, Pastel Beige - £1.90 per pen
(Sizzix Banner Die and white string from stash)
Double-sided Tape
White Sticky Pads
Crop-o-dile hole cutter
Here is how the banner was made :
(1) Firstly, using the Sizzix Banner Die, die-cut three large banner shapes from kraft card.
(2) Die-cut three smaller banners from Turquoise Bazzill card.
(3) Using long 'Flourish' stamp from set, stamp over top of blue shapes and over bottom edges using smaller curved 'Flourish'.
(4) Stick turquoise shapes down onto kraft ones.
(5) Attach white adhesive-lace to centre of each shape.
(6) Stamp up two dragonfly and one butterfly shapes. Colour in and cut out.
(7) Stick shapes centrally over lace using sticky pads.
(8) Stick down two wooden hearts to edges and one 'Beautiful' shape above butterfly.
(9) Punch out two small holes at top of each banner shape.
(10) Thread through white string, tie bows and knots in string.
(11) Add pearls to decorate.
We do hope you have enjoyed our banner tutorial today.
We also have a new blog challenge running, where you could win lots of craft goodies if you enter a card into our challenge.  Just pop over to our challenge post HERE for more details.
The Little Claire Design Team


  1. Gorgeous love the turquoise colours and what a lovely sentiment!

  2. How beautiful - I just love butterflies and the flourish stamps would be so useful. I'm off to order them before you sell out at this price! Pat x