Framed Paper Rose Valentine

Instead of a regular ol’ Valentine card, I decided to do something a little different for my best girlfriend – who by the way is super girly, and create a framed rose Valentine with vintage chic pink rose gift bag.

While I was out shopping the other day I popped into Michaels and found they have started putting out some really girly stuff for spring in their dollar section.  I picked out a shabby chic little chippy white frame, a packet of pink paper roses and a pack of tiny floral note cards.

First step in this easy little craft is to cut a piece of one of the note card to fit into your frame, now glue your little paper roses into a heart shape onto the paper you’ve cut out.  (Each little rose has a sticky backing, but they aren’t sticky enough to stay so I glued mine with Elmer’s.) Now insert into your frame.

I decided to create a little muslin bag for my little framed rose Valentine.  As usual I found the perfect vintage pink rose Valentine image over at Graphics Fairy and added the word Valentine and printed out on a iron on transfer paper.  Because there is wording on the image you will need to print this out as a mirror image, so if your photo or graphics program is unable to flip the image you can do this in a couple of easy steps at Picnik.

Linking up with: I Heart Naptime, Nifty Thrifty Sunday, 1929 Charmer, Craft o Maniac, Creating Awesome, Embellishing Life, Southern Institute, Graphics Fairy, an Original Belle, Skip to My Lou, the Girl Creative, Sumos Sweet Stuff, Polly Want a Crafter, Knick of Time, Cherishe, d Bliss, Sugarbee Crafts, Not Just a Housewife, Carolyns Housework, Mommy by Day, the Kurtz Korner, Giggles Glitz & Glam, Ladybug Blessings, Project Queen, Trendy Treehouse, Hope Studios, Sew Can Do, Someday Crafts, Gingersnap Crafts, Hoos Got Talent, Handy Man Crafty Woman, Thirfty 101, Somewhat Simple, Saved by Love Creations, the Artsy Girl, Yesterday on Tuesday, Blissful & Domestic, My Simple Home Life, the Charm of Home, Creation Corner, Home is Where my Story Begins, French Country Cottage

40 thoughts on “Framed Paper Rose Valentine

  1. Very pretty and creative idea! I'm sure your best friend will love it.
    I'm almost ashamed to say that I've spent about $40 on a bunch of the Rachel Ashwell collection at Michaels, I couldn't resist 😉
    Have a fabulous day!
    Julie

  2. Very pretty and creative idea! I'm sure your best friend will love it.
    I'm almost ashamed to say that I've spent about $40 on a bunch of the Rachel Ashwell collection at Michaels, I couldn't resist 😉
    Have a fabulous day!
    Julie

  3. So pretty. Don't you love that shabby chic line at Michaels? I just bought some decorative clothespins in that same pattern from the dollar section. Your blog looks really neat…glad I found you via Creative Me!
    Kristen @ Titus 2 Work in Progress

  4. So pretty. Don't you love that shabby chic line at Michaels? I just bought some decorative clothespins in that same pattern from the dollar section. Your blog looks really neat…glad I found you via Creative Me!
    Kristen @ Titus 2 Work in Progress

  5. This is just adorable. I don't think I would even put it away after V-day 🙂

    Thanks so much for taking part in our Pin'Inspiration Party. Hope that you are having as much fun exploring as I am and that you'll take part in helping the “Beat the Winter Blues” on Saturday.

  6. This is just adorable. I don't think I would even put it away after V-day 🙂

    Thanks so much for taking part in our Pin'Inspiration Party. Hope that you are having as much fun exploring as I am and that you'll take part in helping the “Beat the Winter Blues” on Saturday.

  7. Featuring you adorable Framed Valentine at Project Queens #2 V-Day Highlight Party tonight!

    Thank you so much for linking up. Hope you come back again this week.

    Mandy

  8. Featuring you adorable Framed Valentine at Project Queens #2 V-Day Highlight Party tonight!

    Thank you so much for linking up. Hope you come back again this week.

    Mandy

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