Shabby Chic Name Swag
Create a cute piece of wall décor for your daughter or granddaughter, or even for yourself!
Designed by Georgina Jarvie
- Cricut® Personal Electronic Cutter with George and Basic Shapes® Cartridge
- Cricut Wall Décor and More Cartridge
- Cardstock: Brown, Pink, Pink Patterned (various styles)
- Narrow Coordinating Ribbon (1-yard each): Brown, Pink
- Pink Tulle
- Buttons: Pink, Brown
- Rhinestones: Pink
- 1½-inch Craft Flowers (2)
- Glue Gun & Glue Sticks
- Foam Squares
Cut square charms: Using George and Basic Shapes cartridge and brown cardstock, select Charm feature, press Shift, and cut enough 5½-inch <square2> that you will have one for each letter in the name, plus two. Using a variety of pink patterned cardstock, press Shift and cut the same number of 4½-inch <square2>. Layer together using foam squares.
Cut butterfly: Using Wall Décor and More cartridge and pink cardstock, cut one 3-inch <Btrfly>. Repeat cut using pink patterned cardstock. Using brown cardstock, press Shift and cut two 3-inch <Brtfly-s>. Cut out one brown body and discard wings. Layer butterfly together as shown, adhering only body sections together. Fold up pink and pink patterned wings for dimension. Adhere to charm as shown using foam squares.
Cut dancer: Using brown cardstock, cut one 3½-inch <Dancer>. Adhere to charm as shown using foam squares.
Cut name: Using pink cardstock, select Monogram feature and cut 3-inch letters to spell name. Using brown cardstock, select Monogram feature, press Shift, and cut 3-inch letters to spell name. Layer together. Adhere to charms as shown using foam squares. Embellish with rhinestones.
Loop ribbon through charms, alternating colors. Adhere ribbons to tulle using glue gun. Glue buttons over ribbon, alternating colors. Tie loop in ends of tulle. Adhere craft flowers over knots using glue gun.
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.