Wednesday, June 30, 2010

GLORY Banner

Leslie and I each made a "Glory" banner.
Just in time for the 4th!
Of course we used burlap!
Leslie had some paper that looked like ticking and I used it to cut the letters out with the CriCut.
I LOVE how the Posies on the ends turned out.
I think that I want to wrinkle mine up a little more!
We added some glitter to each penant.
Don't look to close at my lines...I had shakies at the time! :)
Our thought process on this banner is to make it "Generic".
The "GLORY" letters are actually just hanging from the clothes pin.
That way we can use the burlap penant all year long and change the topper out seasonally!
Look at our top part...we used brown paper sacks as a "bias tape" to help hot glue the jute onto!!
Leslie and I have a lot up our sleeves!  I should have more pictures soon!  Let's just say I spray painted a lot today!! :)


  1. Love the banner!! I like it with the burlap. Thinking about making a burlap Christmas one! Fabulous job!

  2. Adorable!!! Thanks for the tip!!

  3. Love this idea!! Thanks for the post!!

  4. L.O.V.E. this banner!! And LOVE, LOVE, LOVE that you can change things out!

  5. so I love banner - but what I really love was the re-use of the formula top! I am totally into re-using things and that is glorious!

  6. That is such an adorable banner! I love the burlap. So rustic.

  7. I coulnd't help myself and featured you on my blog again....!!!!
    I posted about this awesome Christmas banner! Jen, I love all your stuff!
    Thanks for sharing!
    This is the link!