Friday, February 22, 2013

3D Hot Air Balloon File Freebie!


Hello everybody! I'm am so excited to share with you today's post, especially with those of you that have the paper crafting bug! Remember my Hot Air Balloon I created last year? No?!? Click here to jog your memory! 

Recently, I have a lot of interest on the request of this file. Thanks to a lovely lady that recently requested it and used it on her blog. Thanks Dawn from Dawns Designs that Delight! Check out her version of the balloon here!  

Unfortunately for many electronic users out there this was not an SVG file, rather I had made it with the Sure Cuts A Lot software. Since receiving so much recent interest I thought I would share it with the rest of you die hard SVG lovers! Also, since I just celebrated 1 year that I started my blog last week, I thought this would be the perfect gift for all my followers! I also made the .studio file for Silhouette users. The files have been slightly modified and improved from the original SCAL file. I used the .studio file to create the balloon displayed below.


Here you see the balloon opened up... great for little treats! Would make the perfect summertime gift for someone special! This would also make a great table centrepiece for a birthday party or baby shower! Enlarge the pieces and  fill the bottom portion with some weights to keep it from being knocked over!


The paper I used come from DCWV The Kidlet Stack, all cut on the Silhouette  Cameo.


Embellish to your liking! Buttons, twine, ribbon, tape... whatever you like... it's hard to go wrong! I love the little Flair button I used here "be happy" from Paper Play Studio. Too cute! 


Hope I've inspired you all to create your own. Can't wait to see what you come up with!


Before you download...
My free files RULES!!!

  1. If you choose to download all I ask is you become a follower.
  2. Note my files are for personal use only! (Personal use means... only for you to use (no trading, or sharing of my files... let me do that!) 
  3. If you want to share, send your friends over to my blog for the download. 
  4. I'm OK with people sharing my files on their own sites as long as there is a direct link back to this blog...Give credit where credit is due! (a message to me would also be appreciated)
Click HERE for your free download! 
The zip file includes the SVG, .studio file and an instructional PDF.
Please take in to consideration that I am no professional, but if it worked for me I'm sure it will work for you. Let me know if you have any issues with it though!


Have a fantastic day! Can't wait for the snow to melt and for Hot Balloon weather again! 

Thanks for coming by! 
Happy Crafting!
 Sharing this with my Crafty Peeps!

88 comments:

  1. Thank you SOO much for this beautiful hot air balloon SVG!! LOVE IT!!

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  2. This is wonderful! You are so crafty.

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  3. Beautiful balloon! I love your papers and details! Great job! Thanks so much for sharing you svg file!

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  4. I just gotta say I really appreciate this freebie from the bottom of my heart!!!
    -Haidee

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  5. That is so cute! I really like the papers you used too.

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  6. This is positively adorable!!!!!

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  7. I just found you through Ruthie Nixon. I LOVE this!!! I tried to snag the down load and have an error...

    Warning: mysql_connect() [function.mysql-connect]: Too many connections in /home/domeny/dstats.net/web/subdomeny/www/db.php on line 2
    Database problem : Couldn't connect !

    Anyway you can e-mail it to me or let me know when the link will work? Thanks!

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  8. Thank you for this SVG file! Last year, my in-laws went to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in NM and I have been trying to find something to make for them.

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  9. Thank you so much for this file. It is absolutely adorable. I'm going to try to use this for my daughter's Lalaloopsy birthday party. :-)

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  10. Olá Ilda que Lindo!!! Que criatividade! Adorei! Também gostei da nova foto.... beijinhos dos filhotes tão doces :D
    Dia feliz!
    Beijinhos de Portugal,
    Ana Love Craft
    www.lovecraft2012.blogspot.com

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  11. This balloon is the cutest ever! Thanks for sharing the file!

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  12. Wow! This is stunning! Thanks so much for posting on the Cutting Edge Magazine's FB page so that I could find your amazing project and blog!

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  13. This is adorable. I am planning my 3rd annual MS Fundraiser in May and would love to make this in ORANGE. Uh oh... my head is spinning already! Thank you for sharing.

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    1. You are so welcome Patty! Would love to see it!

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    1. Never even thought of OZ! But yes great idea for a party theme too!

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  15. Thank you for sharing again b/c I don't remember seeing this on the magazine. This would make a great party center piece.I love it.

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    1. Tammy it wasn't featured in the magazine... I just joined the team! Maybe it might in the future!

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  16. thankyou for sharing...super duper cute..

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  17. Der Heißluftballon sieht Klasse aus♥
    leider kann ich ihn nicht runterladen....

    Liebe Grüße
    Moni♥

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    1. Hallo Moni!

      Bitte versuchen Sie es später erneut. Manchmal denke ich, es ist zu viel Verkehr auf dem Blog! Danke für den Besuch :)

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  18. This is beyond cute and clever! Wow, what fun! Hope you can stop by the enchanted oven to say hi.
    xo,
    Lisa

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    1. Hi Lisa! Thanks so much for stopping by am your newest follower btw! Love all your goodies :)

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  19. Now THAT is more than adorable, my dear!
    Love it!


    hugs x
    crytelle

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  20. Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop this week; I hope you’ll join us again!


    Cheers,
    Kathy Shea Mormino

    The Chicken Chick

    http://www.The-Chicken-Chick.com

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  21. hi ilda, i'm not sure if you know that you're one of our certified blog hoppers for last week's Fun Friday blog hop..we are featuring your button for a month for free!! so grab our certified blog hopper button when you get the chance!!

    congratulations, huggies♥
    rea

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    1. Hi Rea! Woohoo, I had no idea! Thanks so much, will definitely be by you blog to pick it up :)

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  22. OMGosh this is so awesome -- You are too generous to give this wonderful file away Yes I will download it make it and refer folks back to you. Can't wait to get going on it I just got a cameo I love the colors you used and the banners
    I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes February Linky Party
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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    1. Happy you like it Diana! Can't wait to see what you come up with! Enjoy :)

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  23. Girl you are just amazing! LOVE LOVE this!

    Thanks for following, I'm following back :)

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  24. Wow, increiblemente bello!!!
    Muchas gracias por tu generosidad!!
    Soy tu seguidora!!
    Abrazos!!

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  25. I refered some friends here, from my facebook, but the link doesn't work.....lol....I wrote to you in your past lovely message with your balloon....

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  26. Love the hot air balloon thank you for sharing.

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  27. Thank you for sharing your hard work with us. You are truly talented.

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  28. So cool! I really love the owl, it's just perfect! This balloon has such an incredible amount of detail, too.

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  29. Love this! Thank you for linking up to Thrifty Thursday last week! I am featuring you this week, so I hope you stop by and see us again!

    -Lindsey

    appleofmamaseye.blogspot.com

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  30. Wow, this is amazing! You did a fabulous job. I love it!! Thank you so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent!! Have a wonderful weekend.
    Hugs
    Kathy

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  31. Super cute. I'm going to have to try this for sure.


    Tara

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    1. Can't wait to see it! Have a great weekend :)

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  32. Sooooo cute and unique!! Thanks!!
    Karen

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  33. way cool! thanks for the freebie, I am looking forward to putting it together. I am now a Follower of your Blog!

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    1. Happy you like it Caroline! Thanks for following, can't wait to see it! :)

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  34. http://tammscrea.blogspot.nl/2013/03/birthday-bash-hop.html

    My version of the baloon! Loved it! thank you! :)

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    1. I'm so happy Tamara that you got a chance to make it! It turned out beautifully! Hope you don't mind but I will be sharing it with all my Facebook followers tomorrow! Thanks again for coming by :)

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  35. Thankyou for this amazing file, will have to have a go at this one sometime soon. Cheers Kris

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  36. Thanks for sharing, I cant wait to make it

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  37. Wow!! es una belleza!!!!!!!!!!
    Gracias por coompartir""

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  38. What a lovely hot air balloon. Thanks for sharing!

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  39. Thank you !!! I loved this file !!!

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  40. Thanks a lot for this lovely piece of art!
    best wishes, serafeena

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  41. Thank you ever so much for sharing your work, it is really appreciated

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  42. Hi Ilda, Not really sure how I came upon your blog, (blog hopping) but I am so glad I did. You have a wonderful blog and I'm off to have a good nosy round. Thank You for the gorgeous file.

    Donna x

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    1. You are so very welcome Donna! Happy you stumbled by :)

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  43. This is incredible, a friend just shared this link with me. I can't believe how amazing this is and that you're doing it for free. Thank you so much!

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  44. Hi! Thank you for the file! I loved!
    Look at my hot air balloon http://www.artesdavika.com/2014/02/caixinha-balao.html
    Kisses

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  45. mucha gracias por compartir...por supuesto q envio a mis amigas a seguirte....

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  46. Thank you so much for share. I loved your beautiful job.

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  47. Hi Ilda, I was going to make these for party favours for my grandsons bday party. Is there anyway I can get the pdf of the pattern. I'm not the greatest on the computer and I can't open a svg. If not, thanks anyway. Love your beautiful creations.

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    1. Hi Kim, unfortunately I do not have a PDF for the Balloon. SO sorry I am unable to help you with that :(

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  48. Thank you so much for the download, will attempt the project tomorrow xx

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    1. Hi Monika! I just tried the link and it did download! Send me an email if you are still having problems ;)

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  50. Thank you so much for sharing your awesome work. I followed you as you requested and can't wait to try this out. Thanks again you rock!

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  51. Wow this hot air balloon is incredible! Thanks so much for the file!! You're awesome for sharing!!!

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  52. so awesome! Looking forward to following you and your creations. Thanks!

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  53. Your hot air balloon is magnificent. Thank you very much for sharing the file, I would not fail share your blog.
    Kisses, Marylilirose

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  54. Thank you so much! Looking forward to following your creativity!!!

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  55. i tried to upload the svg file but it wouldn't load =(

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  56. Hi again Ilda, I left a comment the other day concerning your awesome hot air balloon. I was able to download to my computer & the trouble is it won't upload to design space, which is the program for the cricut explore machine. I had a couple others try & they cannot load it to design space as well. I would love this file, if possible. I appreciate it if you could let me know if the file is still available. Thanks you, janis www.scrappergrl.blogspot.com

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    1. Hi Janis! Not sure why this file is not working with the Cricut Explore. I can't test it as I do not have one :( I will try to find a solution for you if I can :) Sorry for the inconvenience!

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  57. Hi Ilda,
    vielen Dank für diesen wunderschönen Heißluftballon. <3
    Thanks
    Inka

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Thanks so much for taking the time and leaving me a comment! I always love hearing from you and I appreciate you stopping by! Hugs, Ilda