bellarific friday


Hiya Sistahs!  This is our last bellarific friday of 2009!  we did GOOOOD! and thank you all for your participation.. it has been a BLAST!  We have so much in store for you for 2010!

ok, let’s start!

The theme for this week was “FAUX or SEW”.. so your cards had to incorporate at least some element of REAL SEWING (which I have no idea to do and Paulabella did try to teach me.  Hmph) or FAUX sewing!

ready? set?  LET’S GOOOOOOOOO!

Let’s see what our BABEROONI MASTERS have been up to!

Danabella used ELIZABETH LULU

Jeaniebella used PRESLEY LOLLIPOP

Joannabella used COCO HAS A CUPPYCAKE

Lindabella used the BIRTHDAY BOY

Paulabella is taking a little INVESTIGATIVE hiatus today as she has been going through so much lately dealing with someone stealing her identity!! our poor LITTLE Paula!! send her some love!


Meahnibella used TATIANA KETTO

How is DAT for I-CANDEEEEEEEE???????

Now let’s look at da MASTERS of da SISTAHOOD!

avril tanner used 3 LITTLE TREES

Avril Tanner used 3 LITTLE TREES





Ebru Vatansever used MONARCH HUGGABUGG

Ebru Vatansever used MONARCH HUGGABUGG

Jaci Lynn Cox used TEDDYBELLA

Jaci Lynn Cox used TEDDYBELLA

Jane Bracht used IPODABELLA

Jane Bracht used IPODABELLA

Jenn Mcmillan used GLIDEABELLA

Jenn Mcmillan used GLIDEABELLA

Jessica Pranaitis used RUBY AND ROSE KETTO

Jessica Pranaitis used RUBY AND ROSE KETTO

Jodi Collins used JINGLEBELLA

Jodi Collins used JINGLEBELLA



Lori Tecler used HANNAH LOLLIPOP

Lori Tecler used HANNAH LOLLIPOP

Makeesha Byl used Shower Huggabugg

Makeesha Byl used Shower BUGG

Regan Dagostino used FUNKY CLOTHESLINE

Regan Dagostino used FUNKY CLOTHESLINE

Sandra Maclean used SUCK IT UP STELLA

Sandra Maclean used SUCK IT UP STELLA

Sharon Holden used DAISY VW and MISSMATCH KETTO

Sharon Holden used DAISY VW and MISSMATCH KETTO

Tara Panaroni used AGNES KETTO

Tara Panaroni used AGNES KETTO

Terri Dodd used AVERY LOLLIPOP

Terri Dodd used AVERY LOLLIPOP

Vicki Burns used JINGLEBELLA

Vicki Burns used JINGLEBELLA

Angela Pruisman used BEEDAY HUGGABUGG

Angela Pruisman used BEEDAY HUGGABUGG

So how’s DAT for some MO’ EYECANDEE?!?!?

Now everyone who places a comment on this post has the chance to receive $10 in Bella BUCKS!

those who contributed this week have a chance of winning $20 in Bella Bucks!

Don’t forget our contest on the blog post below!  Enter a comment and you can win a GIFT PACKAGE we put together for you!  Take a looky!

Have a great holiday sistahs!



  1. lynn mills says:

    Great cards as always! It will inspire me to do more sewing on my cards.

  2. Denimo says:

    Fab-o gallery today ladies. Always sad when I can’t participate, but love coming and having a look-see.

  3. WOW! Another fabulous gallery from da sistahs! Hope you all have a SUPER holiday!

  4. Tara says:

    Yipee for faux stitching! Loved the cards…they’re grrreat!

  5. Jeanette S says:

    Wow, the gallery is always inspiring! My new year’s resolution is to make time for these Fridays again!!!

  6. Courtney says:

    Wow! These are awesome. I especially love the Santa ones.

  7. Avril says:

    oh.. these are all so very very pretty! I always get such wonderful inspiration from all you gals!

  8. Michelle T. says:

    Ladies the cards are great. I have to temp sewing on my cards, but I’m afraid to screw it up.

  9. Jessica says:

    Love all the cards!! I wish one of you expert seamstresses could come teach me how to use my sewing machine! 😉

  10. Lillian Child says:

    So much talent – thanks ladies for sharing it with all of us!

  11. Gorgeous cards, I get so much inspiration from Bellarific Fridays! 🙂

  12. Gabriela says:

    Super cute everyone!

  13. Linda C. says:

    Sewing on a card is such a beautiful detail! Gorgeous eye-candy everyone!

  14. Leslie G. says:

    Lovely! I’m sorry I didn’t have time to play this week. Loved Avril Tanner’s hand stitched swirls!!

  15. Fabulous cards everyone! Hope you all have a great Holiday!!

  16. Angela Pruisman says:

    What a bunch of great sewing! I am going to have to try this technique again—fun!

  17. Dina says:

    Everyone’s cards are awesome and the sewing is fabulous, what a great job guys!!! I had so much fun with this and can’t wait to play along with the next one.

  18. Awesome cards….love all the great work everyone did, especially this close to the holidays

  19. Laura O. says:

    great work ladies!!

  20. Wow Wow Wow….these cards are awesome! Totally inspired!

  21. Love, love, loved everyone’s cards this week! The Bella Babes were inspirational as always!

  22. Karen Motz says:

    Lots of wonderful cards again this week! Thanks for another fun Bellarific Friday!!!

  23. Libby says:

    WOW! Those cards are AMAZING!
    P.S. How do you do the faux sew?

  24. janet r says:

    OOPS i forgot to send my card in!! lol Super job everyone!!

  25. lissette says:

    Great cards! I love each and everyone. What creativity. Love it.

  26. Sara Spencer says:

    Great cards once again! Thanks everyone for the inspiration.

  27. Bela says:

    I knew I should have bought that Jinglebella, she is super cute done up on a card. Great job ladies!

  28. Rhonda says:

    Lovin’ the creative designs. Merry Christmas everyone!

  29. Margo S. says:

    Lovely cards ladies – and I think I may now need Jinglebella after seeing her “in action”!!

  30. Wilma says:

    Sweet cardsadies….you are my inspiration!

  31. Janet B says:

    I love all these cards. Great work everyone.

  32. April says:

    Fantastic!! Love all this week’s cards….. Gorgeous. I’m going to have to get some of those Lollipops this new year!! Super cute!

  33. Vicki Burns says:

    Great turnout! They’re all sew pretty!

  34. anmito says:

    Another fabulous gathering of talents!! Love all the cards!!

  35. jen says:

    Beautiful everyone! And so sorry that Paula’s having to do investigations! We had our credit card ‘compromised’ last weekend. So annoying. And the card company says ‘it will take 5-7 business days to get your new card, will that be a problem?’ Seriously. Look at the calendar. Not doing any crazy Christmas shopping this time of year at all. Good luck Paula!!

  36. Kristin says:

    Love them!! Makes me want to get out my sewing machine!

  37. J. J. says:

    Great group of inspiring cards, really like the presents one.

  38. Liz in MO says:

    I love Stella!

  39. These are all so gorgeous! I love stitching on cards because it’s an extra element of wow! Great job ladies!

  40. Sheng Vang says:

    OMG!!! These are so cute. Love them all

  41. MICHELLE A says:

    Fabulous eye candy!!!! Love them all!

  42. Susan P says:

    Fabulous cards, so much inspiration.

  43. Crystalbella says:

    All of the cards are so beautiful. Great job ladies!!

  44. Ebru says:

    Unbelievable cards Ladies, had a blast going through them all.

  45. Jennie says:

    I’m so excited to find this blog and all the inspiration here. Beautiful cards!

  46. Steph says:

    What a fab set of cards, so inspirational! I’ve just bought a sewing machine and am looking forward to using it so you’ve given me some great ideas x

  47. Jennifer R. says:

    Such lovely cards!! Birthday Boy and Three Little Trees both caught my eye more than once going through them — love them.

  48. Lorraine says:

    I loved seeing all of the creations! Thanks so much for the inspiration!

  49. Lisa Eddy says:

    Love all the cards and this week’s theme. I bought a little sewing machine awhile ago and have never used it. I am inspired by all of your creations. Thanks for sharing!

  50. Lorraine says:

    Oooh, beautiful cards! I LOVE to see everyone’s creations – gets me motivated to start making more cards!

  51. Agnes says:

    Love all the inspiration!!!

  52. Robb_eeie says:

    I was pleased to see how much ~~Lovin’~~ you received on everyone’s favorite, “Bellarific Friday” !!!!

    I’m enamoured with all the “Lollipop” designs ~~ they are darling and could be used for any type of card, ’cause afterall, who wouldn’t smile upon seeing a Lollipop design 🙂

    Wonderful job ladies and thank you for providing me some MUCH-needed stimulus 🙂

    MWAH xox

  53. Mary Jane D. says:

    Such great cards!

  54. Deanna says:

    Love them all, suck great ideas!

  55. Leslie W says:

    I just love Bellarific Fridays! These are all so awesome! Thanks to everyone for participating and sharing inspiration during this busy time of year! Sorry to hear Paulabella is having such a difficult time. Hang in there and know that your sistahs love ya!!

  56. Mitzi Koons says:

    Gorgeous cards everyone! I can’t wait to be able to jump back in and play again.

  57. paula says:

    OMG!!! all the sewing is my FAV!!!!!! this was a very colorfull round-up this week! {let’s all remember that in another month!} Awesome cards chicas!!

  58. Jacilynn says:

    Adorable! Great eye candy. Love all the sewing

  59. BarbW says:

    Love these cards, especially the Three Little Trees & Hannah Lollipop with the pink ribbon. I must try the sewing technique because it gives a card a really nice finish. Way to go ladies!

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