Monday, August 29, 2011

Images and Trims

Hi Bloggerettes!  Thanks for stopping by.  I want to show you these cute tote bags that I created using images and trim.  I found the white canvas tote bags in a package of three at Walmart. I added the images from Graphiquesepia's etsy shop  and some trims and viola!


I got this image from Confessions of a Plate Addict.  She created the most darling pillow with beautiful piping and a link to where she got the sheep image.  She also had the image on her post.
I just love it.  It's not as pretty as hers but cute anyway.

Of course I had to move it around to see where it looks best.
It's going to my booth for someone else to love.



Be sure and check out all the goodness going on over there.

~~hugs~~
Sissie

85 comments:

The Polka Dot Closet said...

What a fabulous idea, saves you about and hour to start with a canvas bag! The copper trim is so perfect with the graphics!! Are you using t shirt transfer paper!! The sheep is darling!

Carol

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Sissie, these are beautiful! I love them! The trims are just perfect for the images, too. You are getting so good at transferring these images. You are going to be my "go to" person on that! : )

Debra @ Common Ground said...

Love these, Sissie! that sheep pillow is just wonderful! You have such a great technique, the transfers are just perfect! xoxo

The Vintage Farmhouse said...

Those are fabulous!! The pillow is too cute to but I love those bags!!

Theresa said...

Love the pillow, love the bags... love, love, love! t. xoxoxoxo

Happy To Be/ Gl♥ria said...

Oh Sissy it's all your beautiful as everything you do girl..Love the bags..Hugs and smiles Gloria

Nancy said...

Love your totes! I love how you took a simple item and jazzed it all up with the images and trim.

Hugs,
Nancy

Shell said...

Love the Bags! Too cute!
Hugs,
Shell

Bunny said...

Oh my Sissie I always love your work and especially your presentation.
You are a true artist.

Elaine said...

A wonder showing of the totes and the sheep pillow is delightful..

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

Those are the cutest bags ever. I have got to learn how to do things with images. Love the pillow, too.

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

If ever you hear that your bags or pillows are not getting the love they need...let me know!!

Linda @ A La Carte said...

Those bags are so cute!

Lisa @ Fern Creek Cottage said...

Hi Sissie,
I'm so glad that you are safe!
I'm am loving these new creations! The totes are so gorgeos and the sheep pillow is adorable! Your transfers are so nice and crisp looking. They look really wonderful!

Robin said...

These look amazing!

Karen said...

Sissie, those are all so gorgeous. I loved your pillows so much that I went and ordered some images from the link that you provided. I am loving pastoral paintings right now and I am smitten with sheep. I see sheep pillows in my future. Thanks for inspiring me.

Janette - The2Seasons said...

They look as if they belong in an expensive shop. Good job!

The Lovely in Life said...

Beautiful tote bags! I love the combination of the trim and the use of images.

NanaDiana said...

Sissie-Those are just darling! I love those totes and bet they will sell like hotcakes. And, I love that sheep image too. I saw it on the other blog too but yours is JUST AS LOVELY!

Hope you hae a great night- xo Diana

Beverly said...

I love those pillows and bag! I thought I was already a mbr of your site but seems I am having to join a lot of my sites all over again!

sjmcdowell said...

Hi Sissie,

You are a real pick-me-up this evening!
Your sweet bags are wonderful!!

Been so worried about my family in New Jersey! Lots of flooding where they all are living!

Love and Hugs,

Susan

Ann from On Sutton Place said...

The tote bags are downright incredible. I am constantly amazed at how bloggers can transform the simplest things. Well done. Have a lovely week...

CHERI said...

Talk about making a silk purse out of a sow's ear!!! Those bags are simply delicious! Sure wish I could sew...I love trims, buttons, lace, etc.

Cindy said...

Good grief Sissy, those bags are cute as anything! You have so many ideas that turn out so cool, you are so creative! And,...I love the sheep pillow to death!

Cindy

Karena said...

Sissy these are all adorable!! Great vision to see the darling totes and pillows finished!

Come and join my new fashion Giveaway from Fresh Produce!

xoxo
Karena
Art by Karena

Sares said...

Love the bags! I made some a few months ago and only one sold. Yours are much cuter though! The sheep pillow is a beauty. I am into the sheep right now, I just did some hand towels with some images from the graphics fairy. I'll have to check out the link you provided, thank you very much!

Riet said...

THose bags are the most gorgeous I have ever seen. Wow you made little gems of them. I did see the sheep pillow at DEbbies blog, also lovely. Have a geat day.

smutaskowe krzyżyki said...

Beautiful ,love the pillow, love your blog
xoxoxo

Crystal Rose Cottage said...

I am a self confessed "tote addict"...drives my husband nuts! I love these! What great and creative totes you made! I am sure they will be a big hit at your booth!~Hugs, Patti

Karen said...

Sissy. I think you forgot to mention where you got the first images from - there is a blank in the sentence. And of course "enquiring minds want to know." :)
Love them all!!
HAGD! Karen

Sharon Wengel said...

I love the bags and the pillows !You always do a good job !

Gail said...

Your bags are beautiful and so are your pillows! I just love them. I've enjoyed my visit and have become one of your newest followers. You are so creative and you have a very inspiring blog.

Have a wonderful day,
Gail

Rebecca said...

I love them! LOVE LOVE LOVE THEM! You are incredibly talented girlfriend!

xoRebecca

Dorthe said...

They are BEAUTIFUL, dear Sissie- I love the cobber trim,and taht you added the old wooden spool to it- and the images you transferred looks fantastic both-also the old sheep pillow is so sweet.
Hugs to you sweetie.
Dorthe

Cindy Adkins said...

These are SOOO beautiful, Sissie!! You are amazing, my friend!

XO
Cindy

Annesphamily said...

Crafty Creative Sissy! I love your bags! You are a doll! Anne

PⒿ @ $ € € ₦$ ₣®0₥... said...

These are beautiful, Sissie! You're amazing with the ideas you come up with!

Amy @MaisonDecor said...

These are the BEST yet!! Do you sell these totes online? You should Sissie, they are fabulous!!

Annie Louise said...

I adore your bags!! The combinations are wonderful.
Blessings, Jeanette

Cindy@Cutepinkstuff said...

Sew pretty!

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Sissie,
Sew pretty as always!!

Glad that you weather Irene okay!!

hugs,
Debbie

Ellie@The Lavender Tub said...

The pillows are fabulous! So very cute.

stefanie said...

lovin' them ALL!!!!

Curtains In My Tree said...

Love those bags they look so expensive I really like that wooden spool hanging on it

janice

**CREATIVE CARMELINA** said...

Walmart here I come! Those are darling...and what you did with them, of course kicked up the pretty notch a poke or two! lol

that burlap pillow in the last photo...with the gorgeous lace trim.....wow! I love it so much! great design sense you have!

ciao bella


creative carmelina

Grandma Yellow Hair said...

Gosh these totes turned out really pretty. You make everything sound so easy. hahaha....when I know it is just you and how creative you are.
I like your pillow too.
Have a wonderful evening
Love
Maggie

Laura said...

Those bags are drop dead gorgeous!
You are so talented Miss Sissie-

You have inspired me-

Laura
White Spray Paint

Allison said...

Your totes and pillow are beaautiful, Sissie! You are so talented and creative. Will you be selling your totes? I'm interested!

Shannon@Cozy Home Scenes said...

Sissy, this is one of those "why didn't I think ot that" projects. The bags are just precious. Love your pillows, too. Shannon

Sonya@Beyond the Screen Door said...

You are so clever! Love the way these turned out!

Olivia said...

You are one fabulous chic! Pillows are gorgeous and thank goodness ya'll are ok through that storm! Have a lovley weekend!
Hugs,
Olivia

Dragonfly Treasure said...

These are adorable!! No doubt they won't last long in your booth! I love your tags too! Too chic!
Have a great Holiday weekend!
*hugs*deb

Micha said...

Todos los trabajos son fantásticos!Felicitaciones!
Un fuerte abrazo
Sandra

Sharyn said...

Love the tote's and that sheep is very cute!! Need to try making some myself.

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

Hi Sissie! Thanks so much for the shout out for the "Le Mouton" pillow! I added a link on my sidebar and added the text to the image to make things easier. You are so good at the transfers and have inspired me to try more! Have a great weekend!...hugs...Debbie

kristiB said...

I am your newest follower and your blog is beautiful! Thank you for sharing your wonderful ideas :)

DownTheLaneWithDaisy said...

Those bags are the cutest things. Great Job and so creative!

Brynwood Needleworks said...

Gorgeous! Thanks for the inspiration (and the links), Sissie! Happy Weekend, my dear.
xoxo
Donna

Diane said...

WONDERFUL, SISSIE!!

Happy New Year!
Hugs, Diane

Crow's Creek Primitives , Vintage Burlap Lace and Lavender , The Crafter's Nestled Nook said...

Those are wonderful . I too use her graphics from both shops , Graphiquesepia's etsy shop and http://www.etsy.com/shop/graphique . I just love your totes .
Deb

Mickey's Craft World said...

LOVE LOVE THE BAGS...HOW DID YOU TRANSFER THE IMAGES BECAUSE THEY LOOK FLAWLESS.

MICKEY

Cindy The Victorian Journey said...

Sissie your bags are beautiful, your pillows are spectacular and those granite counter tops..OM/goodness they are fabulous.. Hugs, Cindy

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Cherie said...

Sissie, I love the bags and pillow. Do you have a tutorial for transferring the images to the bags? I can't seem to get it right and yours look so clean.

Thank you!

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