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Get Back to Fundamentals a Technique Blog Hop

I love the Fundamental products offered by  Close To My Heart and when I found out that was the technique theme for November's Technique Blog Hop, I just had to hop in - pun intended!

If you have hopped from Haley's blog you are on the right track. This is a circle hop, so when you return from whence you started, you have seen it all!

My creation is a gift bag  made with Goldrush Fundamental paper (retired pattern), a Fern cardstock tag, Enchantment Fundamental stickers and Peacock Fundamental Assortment. Did I go overboard, well maybe, but it was so much fun.

I added a White Daisy 3" x 6" piece for contrast on the bottom.

I see this style bag with a Christmas theme being made at an upcoming class and crop!! My dear sweet Joan Nummy, a fellow CTMH sister and Rockin' Heart team member turned me on to this cute gift bag pattern and I searched Pinterest to find a tutorial for anyone else who would love to create one, click here for step by step instructions from Debbie's Designs or a video from Jackie Bolhuis.

Now hop on over to Melissa's blog to see what she has created for us.


  1. Very nice bag. Great use of the Fundamentals paper to see both sides.

  2. That is super cute! I should make more gift bags myself. Thanks for the inspiration.

  3. WOW!!!!!!! This is awesome -- love it. I have pinned it and the directions.

  4. Love the bag! The tag and embellishments around it look very nice.

  5. I so love this, Shirley, and it's perfect with the double-sided paper of this product line! I am soooooo copying this! THANKS for the inspiration!


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