Monday, December 12, 2011

For Special People

These are some items that I have made for some special people, who are special to us. 

First up is this adorable little gift card holder that looks just like a package.  These are not only for Christmas but would make a fabulous gift card holder for a birthday, bridal or baby shower.   This can be found on Frenchie Stamps Blog

Open it up and inside is a place for a gift card!  Don't ya just love it?

Challenges:
Linking up Christmas Creations
anything goes
Inspiration photo 
(a Christmas tree reminds me of wrapped gifts)
#67




 I needed for this one to be a little more gender neutral as this is made for my MIL's neighbor who watches out for her when we can't be there and mows her lawn.

Challenges:
embossing Christmas
Blue Christmas
lime green, royal blue, crystal blue red...
 (I hope my colors are close enough to qualify)
snowflakes or doilies.
I have used embossed snowflakes





 This is made for a special friend.  there is glitter in the circle and on the angel wings and halo. 
Ths is really pretty in real life.  The picture doesn't do it justice.

Challenges:
Make a Card and make it sparkle
Special Christmas Card
W is for White Christmas
Winged Things  (angel wings)
All creatures Great and Small.
Now I know this is not what you had in mind, but this is my interpretation.
God is Great....He came as a babe to bring Salvation to the world.  In the shadow of His
greatness we are small.  If this is not what you had in mind.  Just delete my entry.




These adorable little bag/boxes can be found on Frenchie Stamps Blog . 
These are so much fun and easy to make. 
When I get my candy made these will be filled with homemade goodies for those special friends. 
Image is a digi from Delightful Sketches. 
Challenges:
Traditional colors for Christmas
# 49 Snowman
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
No Cards
# 69 Christmas
# 35 Snowman
# 161 Traditional Christmas colors
Christmas with a bow
Use a digi...I think this is from Delightful Sketches



 This is another bag-box that has a vintage feel.  I made it out of
kraft cardstock.  It is much more stunning in real life.
 Side view
 Inside the front  behind the Santa is a place for a gift card.  Sneaky huh?
Challenges:
Vintage Christmas
Something old  (vintage style or image)
Last minute Christmas
A Nordic Christmas
(hope this qualifies)
Cutie-Pie Challenge
#7 use a sentiment

37 comments:

Aunty Sue said...

Fab creations and thanks forplaying along with us this week at CRAFTY CATZ

Lisa M said...

Well WOW! You've really given me inspiration and a whole bunch of creative ideas for gift giving. Your cards and holders and bags are WONDERFUL!! :)

Thank you SO much for joining us at Make It Monday.
Good luck to you...
Lisa xx

Rosanne said...

What wonderful creations! Thanks for linking them up to Little Red Wagon.

Mynnette said...

What lovely creations--as usual! :) LOVE those ones for the PDC challenge--that's how I found you! LOVE the little gift card holders--so clever!!! :)

Dora said...

Wow you have been busy, all so creative. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week xx

* Shaz * said...

Fabulous card!

Thank you for sharing with us at CYDA for our " Snowmen" challenge

Hope you will join us again, good luck in the draw x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Fab selection of gorgeous creations!

Thank you for sharing with us at CES Challenge & MAWTT this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

WOW you have been busy, Love all the cards and gifts here, thanks for playing on MAWTT this week Hazelxoxo

Rita said...

All of your creations are so beautiful! I love that little snowman image, who makes that one? Your vintage santa bag with gift card holder is darn cute, I love it & will have to make some next year. You have been very busy lately & your doing a fabulous job!

Jane (Carroll's Creations) said...

Thanks for joining our "All creatures great and small" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE this week :)

Hugs Jane x

WencheP said...

I love the image! Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

Josephine said...

What a beautiful collection!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck.

Natty said...

What a great variety of projects. Fab ideas!
Thanks for playing along with this week's Nordic dare on the DCM blog. :D

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What gorgeous cards and gifts.. Thanks for playing at Winterr Wonderland. Marianne x

Scrappy Scatty said...

lovely creations
thank you for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week
love Jan
xx

Lisa Jane said...

what fabulous projects - love that vintage santa
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT for our last minute Christmas challenge
Lisa x

downrightcrafty said...

you have been busy and what gorgeous and beautiful creations, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at the Winter Wonderland
Hugs Kate xx

downrightcrafty said...

what a gorgeous choice of a little creature, and beautiful creation, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx

Sharon (glitterangel) said...

Gorgeous work, I love that Santa image! Thanks for joining in with the Daring Cardmakers this week x

shell said...

you have been busy, great creations,I adore the santa bag, thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week.
Shell xx

Jinny Newlin said...

Wow, girl! You've been busy! LOVE it! Those gift card holders are amazing in color and texture and design! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

Sonia said...

Hello!

Thanks for joining us at ALPHABET Challenge with W for White Christmas, Good Luck!
You did a lot of fab creations!

-Sony
http://sonia-studio60.blogspot.com

Ruby said...

What wonderful creations! I just love your little gift holders, fabulous idea. Thanks so much for playing along with us over at The Play Date Cafe this week!

Victoria said...

Lovely creations. I especially love the white of the Nativity.

Sarah said...

What a lovely collection of Festive creations!! Your gift bag is gorgeous.

Thanks for joining us at the Pretty Little Ribbon Shop challenge.
Sarah x

DesignerDiva said...

Oh my you have been busy, it puts me to shame! I just love your gift card holders - fantastic!
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT and hope to see you again soon
Hugs Laurie x

craftykitten said...

Awww what a cute little snowman. There are some lovely projects here, love them all. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Ribbons for our Tradiational Christmas Colours challenge this time.
hugs
Dawn xx

Shannah said...

These are wonderful! Fabulous creations and great ideas for Christmas! Thanks for joining our Heart Song Inspirations Challenge this week! Hugs, Shannah xox

Andie's Space said...

Hi Sally,
What a wonderful selection of gorgeous creations. They are all fabulous. Thanks for joining us at the Secret Crafter's Saturday Challenge this week.
Hugs,
Andie xx

Sonia said...

Wow you have been busy, lovely creations. Thanks for joining in with this weeks crafters Saturday challenge.
Hugs Sonia x

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Fabm love that cute snowman. thanks for joining in with our use a digi challenge over at OSAAT and good luck Julie x

my little scrapping corner said...

awesome creations. love them all.

thanks for joining our challenge at OSAAT.

my little scrappingcorner
DT One Stitch At A Time

La Vikinga said...

Great cards and a fb idea with the "lid" - I'll go and see that tutorial my very self!

Great take on our challenge at Crafty Ribbons,

La Vikinga

Ren-Yi said...

Amazing great gift card holders and cards! And a fabulous goodie bags! Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU.

Woo said...

Wow! Fab creations! Thank you for playing at Cutie Pies! Woo x

Tip Top said...

Wonderful card! Thank you for joining in at Crimbo Crackers – hope you can join me again for the next challenge! Crimbo Crackers

Nasir said...

The card and all its details are very good.

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