Monday, October 18, 2010

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Happy Monday and welcome to another E.A.D Designs Blog Hop!!!


You should have hopped over here from Jenn's blog:


I have an Easy Peasy project to share with you...a mini memo board:

I bought the cork at Ikea {gotta love that place!}...and used the Caged Vinyl Rub-Ons...really lovin' it...especially because it was such a slam dunk! 

You gotta check out the new E.A.D Designs over at Cafe Press....I GOTTA get this ONE.

Next up for the hop is Sue-Pah Stephanie: 


**weekend update** 

Well, how was your weekend?  We spent ours in Oregon for Parent's Weekend at Darin's daughter's college..btw, she loved her little giftie:)   The drive down and up was VERY productive:


I made about 16 of these puppies using a Clover Yo Yo Maker...after buying them {I picked up small, large and extra large} I saw that Heather Bailey had a tut on her blog BUT I tell you, the Clover dealio made them super easy to slam together!  Haha..I do have to tell you that I took this pic in the car...on my lap...with my phone...I had to show my friend at work that I actually made them...she was with me when I bought the Yo Yo makers and quite frankly, I tend to buy things and not use them...I mentioned to her that she could borrow them from me if she wanted and she said that I could probably just sell them to her in a year...aha...a challenge...Does the fabric look familiar?

45 comments:

  1. Such a cute project Amy!

    Love your Cosmo Cricket yo yo flowers...they look fab! :)

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  2. What a great project and love the flowers!!

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  3. I really wouldn't have thought that cork from Ikea can be used this way, LOL! So clever!

    Love those cute yo-yos too! :)

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  4. i was tempted to get one i saw at tuesday morning but i passed....after seeing your lovely yo-yo flowers, i might have to go back!

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  5. I didn't know there was a yo yo maker. I need one!

    great projects!

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  6. Super tweet project, Amy!! And wowser, what fabbie flowers!!! Love them!!!

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  7. such a wonderful project!!! Bringing craft to life... :) Love it.

    I love your yo yos too.. Gotta to learn to make some :)

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  8. what a great project done...yeap the fabric looks not really familiar to me but the way you ask and Shirl mentioned ..is it from Ikea?
    Happy crafting in everyday life , sista!! woot woot!

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  9. wow!.. fabbie cork board project!.. love the rub-on!.. and SUPER adorable flowers!... wow! :)

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  10. You have so many clever ideas, the cork board is fabulous!

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  11. mini corkboard AND a tin full of fabbbbbby buttons and yo yo's?!?!???! how ♥♥♥COOOOOOOL♥♥♥ is that??!?!

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  12. Ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh LOVING that mini cork board!! Sooooooooooooo awesome!!! And LOVE LOVE LOVE the yoyos!!!! Soooooooooooooo stinkin' cute!!! Glad you had a good weekend! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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  13. Both of these projects are wonderful! I love that rubon you used on the memo board! So cute!

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  14. Love your corkboard! What a quick and amazing project!

    Love your Yo Yo's too. I've done the yo yo's by hand and have bought the yo yo makers but haven't tried them yet...

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  15. These are uber cute! You're such an emabler!

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  16. LOVE the mini memo board! I might have to go to Ikea now. ;) Those flowers are amazing, too. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  17. Great CAS card and you know that I LOVE the flowers. Maybe I need one of those new tools you got or instead of selling to your friend you could sell it to me. lol

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  18. Love your little cork board and your flowers, so sweet!

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  19. I love the birdcage on the cork! So lovely! and oh, I know where those fabric are from.... hehehehehe... Cosmo Cricket! :P

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  20. LOVE your corkboard and those Yo-Yo's are adorable!!! I bought a maker a while back but haven't had time to play with it yet!!! I can't wait to see those on your creations! Have a great day!

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  21. What a great idea to put the sticker on cork..you always have great ideas! :)

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  22. Love the memo board and the yo-yos!

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  23. totally brilliant...you rock chickie

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  24. Both projects are cute as all get out! Loving the fabric flowers, too cute.

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  25. your memo board is adorable, amy! and i love love love your flowers, they are so cute! thanks for sharing and have a great day! *hugs* steph :)

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  26. love those flowers and the cork board is cool :D

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  27. So gorgeous flowers Amy.

    Hugs Riet.x

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  28. Amy, what an adorable cork board! So in love with what you created here!

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  29. Ohhh love the birdcage (rub-on, you say?) on the cork board~so cute! Wow, those beautiful Yo Yo's are a fabby gift :o)

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  30. What a cute idea and i so need a Cover Yo Yo maker.. 2 CUTE 4 words:)

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  31. These are darling~ where did you get the yoyo maker from?

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  32. Oh Amy... that is one super-brilliant project!...Especially the cork-board..simple but (want to have!!)...LOL

    You know...what... I have that Yo-yo clover thingy too... but I have yet to use... lol...too lazy...

    anyhoo... you're one rockin chickadee!!

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  33. super fun cork board!! and the yo-yos...i haven't made those in months...you've inspired me to get a few whipped up....thanks for the inspiration:)

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  34. Love your cork board idea! I wonder if acrylic paint with stamps would work? Hmm, maybe I'll have to give it a try! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  35. Gotta love that cork sista! Did the rub-on rubbed well on the cork? And oh those yo you flowers are superb!

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  36. Love that card and cute yoyo flowers! :)

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  37. Miniboard is such a cool idea. Thanks for the inspo.

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  38. I love cork!!! I would totally marry it. We would get married inside of an Ikea, LOL!!!
    This is fabulous...I would have never thought to try to apply it to that!!!!
    =)

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  39. LOVE the memo board, what a neat idea. You've inspired me. Gotta get to work now, lol.

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  40. oh that cork board is imply brilliant!

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  41. these are super fun. you are so creative, girl! love them!

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  42. Those are awesome!! Buy things and not use them.. Hmm... walking away from that one. hehe I have a bind it all that has not gotten much use. lol

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  43. OMG!!! Where did you find Early Bird fabric???
    Cute yo yos BTW...it has been sooo long since I made any...I used to quilt all the time, but not so much recently.

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  44. Sweet memo board!
    But those yoyo flowers!!!!!! And you've made them by yourself?! I love them a lot!!!!!
    Thanks for the link to the tutorials. Now I should get myself the right fabric and try and make them...

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Cheers,
~amy~