Saturday, November 12, 2011

time to get knotty!


Welcome to the Authentique ~ The Twinery Blog Hop!
Blog Hop Prizes: {*2 total winners*}
From Authentique Paper – Authentique Paper prize pack ($20 retail value)
From The Twinery – Colorful Bunch Sampler Pack ($20 retail value)
To win: Participants should leave a comment on each blog along the hop. (Winner will be chosen randomly from all comments on the manufacturer blogs AND the DT blogs.) {Winner must have a US/Canada address}
Blog Comments Close: Monday, November 14th @ 11:59pm (Pacific)
Winner Announced: Wed, Nov 16th (on Authentique Paper's blog and The Twinery's blog).

Welcome gypsies! You've probably just come from the blog of Deena Neimat. If the gypsy caravan is your first stop, make sure you travel back to the start of the hop at the Authentique blog.

"So Knotty Tutorials"
What would a trip to the gypsy be without fabulous prizes? All month I'll be featuring tutorials on the techniques used today. Every time you stop by and leave a comment, you're entered in the drawing for ... twine from The Twinery, and a Free Bird Nest from Authentique Paper - sweet!
And now fellow gypsies, onward we go!

Faux spiral notebook card - tutorial Nov 13
Loop-d-loop card - tutorial Nov 16
Home Sweet Home hanger - tutorial Nov 19
Xmas tag - tutorial Nov 23
Sweater Letters - tutorial Nov 26
All right gypsies, I hope you found inspiration today. Off you go to visit Ivona Foster and I hope to see you back tomorrow for my first "So Knotty" tutorial!

82 comments:

  1. Wonderful, clever ideas for using bakers twine! And the twine wrapped letters would be great for decorating a package, or making a small wall hanging.

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  2. Super cards and projects! I look forward to the tutorials! Thank you ahead of time!
    (glad the link is working too!)

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  3. So many projects and they're all so pretty.

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  4. Oh wow - cool ideas, I am not only following your blog but bookmarked it as well. Can't wait to see the tutorials! Love those papers and the use of that twine! Awesome! Thanks for sharing!
    Janelle

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  5. Oh my! Your projects all use twine so creatively! I'll be back for the tutorials :)

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  6. beautiful projects, love all your uses for the twine!

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  7. wonderful ideas! Very pretty! thanks also for a chance to win!
    kmassmanATgmailDOTcom

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  8. These are great ideas! Love the faux notebook!

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  9. What awesome projects!!! Thanks for sharing!!!

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  10. Great projects, I really like the sweater letters, what a clever idea.

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  11. LOVE your ideas for using the twine, think the letters are my fav!!

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  12. I love the letters wrapped I twine- very creative.

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  13. Very creative! Thanks for sharing!

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  14. Great projects! I especially love the braided handle!

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  15. Great projects, love the use of the bakers twine!

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  16. OMG what terrific ways to use the twine!
    Such super inspiration.

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  17. these are all fantastic projects! Love how you show off twine's versatility! Great Job!! :)

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  18. so many clever ideas! Love the loops out of the top of the card, and the wrapped letters in particular!

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  19. great projects! Thanks for sharing.

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  20. great projects. really like the way you made the tags by wrapping with twine. tfs.

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  21. Wow love how you used the twine
    Fabulous
    Perderg(at)q(dot)com

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  22. Wow, beautiful. And such clever ideas. Thanks for sharing.
    Stacie D.

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  23. great things you do with the twine... definitely a follower..:) lindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

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  24. Love the JOY letters and the loop de loop the best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  25. Lots of inspiration here! Your projects are wonderful.

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  26. What a great idea! Your use of twine makes amazing details to your cards.

    Tinalala
    tmjl22@aol.com

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  27. LOVE the sweater letters with twine! Never even thought of something like that!

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  28. Love these projects Janeen! Can't wait for the tutorials :)

    rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

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  29. Cute cute cute! I especially love the spiral notebook look and the sweater letters!

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  30. You are all over finding new uses for the twine! I absoltively LOVE the wrapping of the letters in a coordinating color of twine! That is fabuloso! Love the sprial (faux) note book card, actually just love it all! Great job and thanks so very much for sharing :) Blessings!

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  31. What fun and creative ways to use the twine! Your projects are great!
    Kindest regards,
    Jennifer

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  32. Great projects. TFS
    Debbie
    debbie_craine@hotmail.com
    http://craftywizard.blogspot.com

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  33. Wow!!!! These are some VERY cool projects!! I LOOOOVE the creative ways you used the twine! AMAZING!!!!

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  34. Wow your are so rocking the twine. You have a new friend in me can’t wait to see how you put all these together I hope I win so I can join ya. You should have a YouTube channel. Great Job.

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  35. great projects....thanks for creating and sharing

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  36. Wow, I cannot say enough about how wonderful your projects are. I love the Home Sweet Home and the Christmas tag. Oh, and let us not forget the sweet JOY letters. Thanks for being so inspiring. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

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  37. You sure do know a lot of ways to use twine. Love it.

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  38. Stunning projects! I love the faux spiral notebook look.

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  39. and if variety is the spice of life then you definitely added a ton to your morning cup of Joe. Great ideas here for sure!

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  40. wow..what great ideas!!..love the whole blog..tfs..loves ya

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  41. Love all the inspiration... I am really interested in your faux spiral... I will be back... TFS!!!!

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  42. Wow, beautiful papers and great use of the twine.

    Julie Thibodeau

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  43. Very creative designs and usage of the twine! What a great deal of thought went into this. Thanks for sharing.

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  44. Very creative. Love how you used the twine in your projects.

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  45. some way cool ways to use this twine, great cards~

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  46. OMG!! I love your use of the twine...the flowers the sweater letters oh so creative!! Thanks for sharing!!

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  47. Love the wrapped chipboard letters. You have great ideas for the twine!!

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  48. Those are some very creative ways to use twine! Thanks for the inspiration!

    Sarah L
    sarahjade11@live.com

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  49. Oooooh! So exciting! I love learning new things - I'm not sure if I can wait that long to learn the sweater numbers, though...Thanks for all the wonderful ideas!!!

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  50. Wow! Awesome job on these great projects!

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  51. wonderful creations, and great ideas. thank you for showing twine used in different ways, and a chance to win.

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  52. Love your cute blog and love all the projects you made for the hop! You are very creative!


    ~Jeannie
    Authentique Paper Design Team

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  53. Some totally awesome ideas!! Everything is such a neat way to use the twine. Lovin' it!

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  54. WOW! You are super creative, love your braid and loop projects!

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  55. Some really great ideas here. Love the home sign.

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  56. Very nice ideas... Love the work you did with the twine and papers..

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  57. I LOVE the unique ways you use twine. I'm learning...

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  58. love the idea of braiding the twine to hang your sign.

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  59. I love all of your projects but especially the joy.

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  60. Looking forward to each of your tutorials.

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  61. Love the faux spiral! What an original idea!

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  62. OMGosh!! What an eyefull of projects - SO MANY ideas come to mind while browsing!!! I think my favorite is the weaved handle but all are so clever and fun to try! Thanks for the inspiration. Will be back to learn about each one :)

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  63. OHHH! That home hanger is AMAZING! Great papers! And the way you spelled out wrapped the word JOY---love it! Thanks so much for the chance to win--sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com

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  64. Great projects, love them all.
    Thanks,
    Julie G.

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  65. oh wow! These are GORGEOUS! I am so looking forward to all the tutorials - so excited!! Thank you so much!

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  66. Oh my you are a master creator with twine!!! So glad I found you on this hop!

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  67. wow you really used that twine to the limit...papers are also cool

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  68. These are all Wonderful!!! Love the christmas tags, so cute! Thank you so much for sharing these!!! :-)

    -Sam :-)
    SamanthaJDesigns @ hotmail.com

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  69. These are super! Love the use of the twine.

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  70. Great job! Lots of great projects!

    -Tifany
    http://inkblotsbytrd.blogspot.com

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