Really Reasonable Ribbon February 2021 Blog Hop

Stamperia Hortensia Framed Card Reneabouquets Beautiful Board by Kathy Clement for Really Reasonable Ribbon

Orchid Floral Fantasy Card for the Really Reasonable Ribbon February 2021 Blog Hop


Hello, Ribbon Lovers!  Welcome to the Really Reasonable Ribbon February 2021 Blog Hop!  You should be coming here from Ginny’s amazing blog.  Today’s Orchid Floral Fantasy Card is brought to you by the February 2021 Ribbon Club Assortment.

How much do we love this Pastel Stash Builder Assortment?  So many colors to choose from!  The Light Orchid Checkerboard Satin and 3/8″ Purple Plaid Ribbons   caught my eye right away. That’s because I’ve been itching to play with these new Stamperia Papers!

Orchid Floral Fantasy Card


Nothing makes me happier than having a perfect ribbon color match for a card!  Here are some tips and tricks I used while making this card.

  • First, create a 5″ x 7″ top fold card base from orchid cardstock.
  • Next, mat a 4 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ panel of floral design paper from Stamperia Hortensia on purple and white cardstock.
  • Now fussy cut the image of the lady from the paper pack.  Back with a double layer of dimensionals to make the image pop off the page.
  • Then cut a post card from the paper collection.  Adhere the image to the postcard and add to the card base.
  • Frame the image with a Reneabouquet’s Lavendar Lilac Heart Frame.
  • Now tie a triple loop bow with Light Orchid Satin Ribbon.  Adhere in the corner of the heart frame.  Top with a loopy iridescent string bow.


Next you just need to scatter flowers and butterflies everywhere.

A little snipped of Purple Plaid ribbon is the perfect finishing touch.


A Peek Inside

Use more Light Orchid Satin Ribbon inside the card as a closure for the flap element.


Tie a little journaling tag on with a bit of Purple Plaid Ribbon.

Now you’ve got room to add photos inside the card, which turns it into a sort of folio.

Fill a pocket with a note card and little treats and your work is done!

On With the Hop

Now hop on over and see what paper pretties Cheryl has in store for you.   Then be sure to finish up over on the Really Reasonable Ribbon Blog so you can answer Bonnie’s question of the month.  Your name will be entered in the drawing to win your very own February Ribbon Club Assortment.

If you’re not a member of the RRR Monthly Ribbon Club, now is a great time to join!  You can find out all about it and sign up HERE.

Enjoy the rest of the hop!

Thanks for stopping by!




22 thoughts on “Really Reasonable Ribbon February 2021 Blog Hop

  1. Susan Steele

    Beautiful! Beautiful! Beautiful!!!! Just flat out Gorgeous! Luv how those RRR match those papers perfectly! Luv too how this card has so many flips and flaps for all those gorgeous papers! Thanks for sharing your creation! Hope you had a very Happy Valentine’s Day! Be safe. Hugs, Suzy Q

  2. Martie Rollin

    Ooo-oo-oo! Luscious colors with which to work…and you’ve chosen the perfect paper collection to coordinate with the lavender and purple ribbons…so beautiful together! I just LOVE Hortensia! Each and every designer sheet makes me creatively happy. I purchased this collection with a particular friend in mind…the entire collection features all her favorite colors…just had to make a project for her. I’m looking at this card on Valentine’s Day…beautiful use of that heart to frame yur focal point. This one must have taken time…definitely time well spent!!

  3. MaryH

    This is so romantic, elegant and just so yummy. Of course the color is perfect, as well as everything about it. Another triumph my friend the crafty genius!

  4. Gena Krannig

    Oh Kathy, what an absolutely elegant card! That image on the front is so beautiful and dreamy. I love the way you have framed it with the heart and those gorgeous flowers! And the inside is fantastic! What a wonderful way to add a folio! It’s just gorgeous inside and out. Thank you for sharing this beauty! Hugs!

  5. Marisela Delgado

    Wow, Kathy! I am in awe of you and your gorgeous projects! Holy smokes, lady! You are a rock star!

  6. Edwina Brown

    Absolutely fabulous card! It is so beautiful. I love the Victorian feel of it. The inside is terrific. Such a special card is a gift to receive. Someone will feel truly special receiiving it. Edwina Brown

  7. Sandy Artman

    Absolutely gorgeous, Kathy! Me oh my, there are so many details I love about this folio…the colors, hydrangeas, butterflies, nooks & crannies for little treasures, ribbons and that.heart framing a romantic feminine profile! You put so much love into your creation and I just love it! Thank you and Happy Valentines’ Day!!!

  8. Robbin

    I’m thinking that lilac/lavender/purple are my new favorite colors for Valentine’s Day. This card is stunning, Kathy. You are so incredibly creative.

  9. Gail Scott

    I spy tea and chocolate – on this stunning, pile it on in a good way with flowers, and such embellishments – superb project Kathy – you are the queen of these type of gift!! Who would not want to receive one??? Like NO ONE ever! Have a blessed day – TFS

  10. Sharon Betts

    I especially like the way you used the ribbon to make the inside top with the tag so pretty. The plaid really brings out the lilacs!

  11. cottagerca

    Kathy, such a well designed project. Love all the layers. I know this was an all day event to create such a designed project. RRR really does add volume to your card.

  12. Lillian Lumachi

    Omg this gorgeous! I can see why you wanted to play with this Samperia paper set…I have had my eye on this collection for awhile, it’s so pretty! Great card!

  13. soozyb2013

    Beautiful, very elegant. So valentiney for sweethearts. Really like it Kathy and I’m sure recipient will too. 🙂 Stay warm. We have snow this a.m. they were calling for it but it’s the wind that bites you here. It’s a damp bone chilling wind!!! It’s blowing snow everywhere so not even pleasant to walk in!

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