Saturday, December 15, 2012

Fancy Gift Box


This week the challenge at Sugar Creek Hollow is called FOR A GIFT. We want you to make something vintage or shabby chic that is useful for a gift but not just a card. It can be a gift bag or box, a gift card or money enclosure or even a gift tag.

This week Jytte Grund Jensen is joining us as a Guest Designer. Please make her feel welcome and visit her blog to check out her lovely work.

Renee has also created another wonderful tutorial for you so take a look at that and it may just inspire you to make something similar.

This week is our last challenge for 2012. The designers deserve a break but we will be back with a new challenge on January 5th.

I have created this little purse box that will hold my daughter's birthday gift. Her birthday is January 15th so I always buy something for her at the same time as I get the Christmas gifts. I also made a mini version to put ponytail elastics in for my Granddaughter for Christmas.  Edited to add link to pattern.

I am going to enter this project in the following challenges:

Creative Moments Bloggers Network - Anything But A Card
My Craft Spot - Wrap It Up
Really Reasonable Ribbon  - Anything Goes & Ribbon

Paper:  29th Street Market
Tools & Embellishments:  Beads (My Stash), Crinkle Seam Binding (Live & Love Crafts), Satin Ribbon (Fabricland), Flower Punches (EK Paper Shapers), Gems (Michaels), Frond Punch (Martha Stewart), Milled Lavendar Distress Ink (Ranger)

18 comments:

  1. cec this is just tooo cute...i just love it...
    lizzi

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  2. This little purse package is just darling!! I love your beaded handle and all the lovely flowers and bling! Beautiful!

    I would love it if you would share this beauty at Really Reasonable Ribbon..it would be perfect for the Anything and Ribbon challenge!!
    Hugs
    Heather

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  3. Beautiful work Cec, love the colours you've used and the pattern of the paper. I'm sure it will be treasured. Sue C x

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  4. Love this gorgeous purse, the handle looks super made with beads,
    Yvonne x

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  5. Oh this is so adorable....what a keepsake (-:
    Have a very merry Christmas!
    Hugs
    Linda

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  6. Super cute little bag! Love all the pretty flowers on it. Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot.

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  7. This is SOOO beautiful! So glad you joined us this week at My Craft Spot!

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  8. This is breathtaking! The papers are gorgeous and the flowers are so beautiful!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  9. Ohh! This is SO pretty! I love the soft colors and flowers! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

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  10. This is amazing! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

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  11. So pretty! I love the beaded handle and the beautiful flowers. Great job! Thanks for entering your project in the *wrap it up* challenge at My Craft Spot.:)

    Ally

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  12. Beautiful way to package a gift. Lovely papers and embellishments. Thanks for joining in at Creative Moments this fortnight. Helen (DT) x

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  13. Soooo beautiful, great design, great colors nd love the vintage shabby chic look. Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments. Abbie (Co Owner) xx

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  14. This bag is so beautiful Cec! The paper and flowers are so pretty. Thanks for the link to the pattern.
    Wishing you a Merry Christmas. May peace, hope and love be this season's gift to you!
    Amelia x

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  15. Beautiful contribution to the Creative moments challenge - thanks for joining us! Leona x

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  16. Very beautiful bag! so sweet! thanks for playing with Creative Moments this week and good luck!

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  17. OOOOOHHH AAAAHHHHH! Love it Cec. Thanks for the link to the tutorial. My gosh it is pretty.

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Cec