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Sunday, July 1, 2012

3 Girl JAM Beautiful Bows Blog Hop

Hi Friends! Welcome to the 3 Girl JAM Beautiful Bows Blog Hop!!!

I am so honored that Julie K. asked me to be a special guest designer for this hop! Thank you so much, Julie! 

This Hop will feature the BRAND NEW 3GJ Bow Maker!
This Bow maker is available in 2 beautiful colors/patterns!
Pink Quatrefoil
Purple Chevron.
The Bow Maker will sell for just $5.99!

All Bow Maker orders placed through July 5, 2012 
will include a 4 yard bundle of the very new 
Summer Sprinkles crinkle ribbon. 
 (This color may or may not be a regular.  It will depend on if people like it or not)

There will also be a SALE until July 5th on crinkle ribbon bundles~Buy TWO get one free! How sweet is that?!

I have a couple of projects to share with you all today. Here's my card~
For this card I used~ DCWV cardstock from the Mango Stack, polka dot paper from scrap pile, Owl was cut from Hoot n Holler Cricut cartridge, 3JG Crinkle Ribbon in baby boy, cherry lipstick, and Daffodil, Distress Ink in Vintage Photo, corner punch, ATG,and  Stardust Stickles.
I have one more project to share. This was a plain wood/partical board picture frame I picked up at a thrift store for 35 cents! Here it is now~
For this frame I used~yellow cardstock from my stash,Lost & Found 2 patterned paper, both sides, green, kraft, and brown papers from scrap pile, CTMH Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge for house, Sugar & Spice Cricut Cartridge for monkey (I cut off bow), Webster's Pages alpha stickers, heart punch,  Distress Ink in Vintage Photo, and  3GJ Crinkle Ribbon in Daffodil and Antique White.
I hope you like my creations today! They were a lot of fun to make! 

                                            Candy Alert!

I will give a little suprise grab bag to ONE follower so be sure to leave me a comment!,  I will pick a winner on Tuesday, July 3! Good luck! 

Now, if you have arrived here from Julie, you are on the right track. If you just came here from your dashboard, please go to 3 Girl JAM to get started!

Before you hop along, there is also a
Linky Party to join!
The only requirement is to link a
project with "Beautiful Bows"

Of course, any ribbon or bows if fine,
but we sure would love to see
you use
3 Girl JAM Crinkle Ribbon
After you finish hopping, head back to 3 Girl JAM
to link up your Beautiful Bows!!!

Now, it's time to head on over to Jessica E's blog to see her beautiful bows!

Here is the line up for the Hop:
Julie: A Little Bit of Bling
*Special Guest Designer*
Heather: Random Recipes, Paper Crafts, and Photos by HL
Jessica E: Chick n Scrap
Angie: The Crazy "Scrap" Lady
Jovan: Cards By Jovan
Mackenzie: Cheese and Crafters
Ashley: The Glamorous Side of Scrapping
Jessica S: Jessica's Craft Shaque
Zeni: Scrappy Zeni
Avery: Iowa Craft Girl
Gloria: Oma's Crafts

Thank you so much for stopping by and hopping today!!

Heather Lynn


  1. I have never seen a bow maker before. Looks interesting, love your owl card. Enjoy the hop. Sandy :)

  2. CONGRATS on being a guest designer!! Your projects are super cute! The little owl is great, I really like the different shaped eyes and wow .35.!! The frame is awesome, very cute monkeys :D

  3. Cute card and frame!! I love all these great bows!!

  4. Both of your projects are absolutely adorable and those lil monkeys are major cuties!!!

    Precious Hugs
    3 Girl JAM DT Member

  5. Sweet frame. I like the yellow color you used

    marg0006 at verizon dot net

  6. Like the Owl card & frame. My daughter & I both like Owls. Recently made some Owl cards & posted some photos of some live Owls I saw at an event. Wonderful to makeover the frame.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  7. Awesome projects there Heather. Love those cute owls.
    Thanks for the chance to win !


  8. Super cute projects! Love them! CallyAnn

  9. Very pretty card!! I love the frame, super cute!! My daughter and daycare kids love the 5 little monkey's song!! I am a new follower!!
    sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

  10. Love those 'thrifty project' ideas!

    Sheri R

  11. Congrats Girl on your guest designer spot!! You sure know how to rock out projects!!! I love them both!! FAB bows all around :)
    Thanks for sharing and have a GREAT day!!!

  12. what a cute little frame!! I just picked up a couple frames from Michaels and was wondering what I should do with them!


  13. Both projects are adorable and the bows look fantastic!! I love the mixed colors in the card bow! So cute!

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  15. Such nice them both. I really need to get some of this ribbon.

  16. Heather what a cute frame!!! Love your card also! Great job girl!!!


  17. love your card with that adorable little owl, but I must say the title of the frame gave me the giggles! ;)

  18. I love the Hoot card, will have to pull out that cart. But thanks for the giggle with the frame!
    Hummer Hugs,
    I am still looking for participants for my Hop & Sponsors as well.
    You get a FREE Alpha gift, just for joining in the lineup!
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

  19. Heather...go figure you'd have an OWL on your card! I love the frame with your "5 little monkeys"!! Too cute!
    Love your work!

  20. Congrats Miss Guest Designer! Those 5 little monkeys are
    A D O R A B L E and the ribbon just makes it even more special! Now following your blog...
    Creative wishes,
    Claire S

  21. I LOVE the your a HOOT card it is out of this world that has to be the BEST owl card EVER!!Love the frame also!

  22. We are so glad to have you joining us for the Beautiful Bows Hop! You're projects are beautiful!! I love the frame with your cute little monkeys!

  23. love the owl card!!! i love the how the ribbon matched the owl. the frame is very cute. bows are amazing

  24. Congratulations on your guest design spot, HeatherLynn!! And your projects are just fabulous!! I love the adorable owl and the your five little monkeys are so sweet!! Love the pretty frame :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  25. Glad you joined us on this hop...your creations are WONDERFUL!

  26. Super Cute Cards love the colors and the papers. The Owl and Monkey is super cute. love love the Ribbons and the colors and silky goodness is Awesome. thanks for sharing and the chance to win.

  27. Love your projects. What a neat idea on the frame. Its amazing how you can take something that wasn't alot of money and make it priceless. Thanks for sharing. I also became a follower.

  28. Love all the bright colors you used on your card. That ribbon bow looks fabulous! Your kids are beautiful. What a great picture.
    candyyoung826 at msn dot com

  29. Love both of your projects. The five little monkeys is my fav.

  30. gorgeous projects!!!

  31. Cute card! Love the page and the title is so perfect!! Thanks for the chance to win :)
    New follower!

  32. Super cute card! I love the ribbon and the owl :) Everything matches so perfectly.

    Thanks so much for sharing!
    misshoanggg (at)

  33. Love your cute card and the different fun colors. Fabby job on that frame. You always find such cool bargains and turn them into stunning decor! Congrats on your Guest spot with 3GJ!!!
    Jessica S

  34. fabulous creations HL and your bow are beautiful!!

  35. Both of your projects are adorable! Love how you used different colored crinkle ribbon for the card! Cute frame too! :)


  36. So glad you were able to join us Heather! You did an awesome job with your projects. I really love the bright colors!

  37. Congrats on the GDT! Your card is adorable and really, you do have the perfect title for that photo!

  38. your projects are amazing. I love them.

  39. Adorable projects. That's a fabulous photo frame. What a great deal! TFS

    DJ's Sundries

  40. I love love your projects! You did an amazing job and I love the frame with thei kids!!I hope you had a great weekend!

    Joe :)

  41. Wow heather, I love your owl card. Such cute and bright summer colors. My favorite is the frame of your sweet babies. I love the title. TFS AJ~

  42. That owl is too cute!! Beautiful ribbon colors!

  43. Love both! The card is super cute and I just love the frame.

  44. I love what you did with the frame. What a beautiful way to display your family. Your card is so happy looking. Nice work!

  45. Great job on both projects. Love Owls. The colors and the Ribbon look great that 3GJ ribbon. The new Bowmaker looks fantastic...can't wait to get one.

    Happy Hopping!
    Dee B


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