Monday, September 28, 2009

Gift Box & Card!

Finally...I have a chance to get to the scrapbooking room and create! Life just seems just so busy lately and I got so behind in all my challenges that I love to do...I also did not get to visit all the blogs. I really missed that, as that is were all my inspiration comes from! So now I hope to be back into the swing of things....until the housework piles up, dinners to make, baking to do, hockey games to get too, well you all know what I mean!!!

Here is my entry for the WinterWonderland Challenge! This week they wanted us to create a gift bag, a gift box or just decorate your own wrapping paper! Well I went for the gift box with a card to match. I used my just rite stamp set to make this project. I embossed the sentiment around the hot chocolate mug with white embossing powder, used my MS snowflake punch for the bottom of the box, papertrey ribbon with some silver ribbon I had hanging around! For the card I ran a small piece of white cardstock thru the cuttlebug using my snowflake template.
Well I am off to catch up on all the challenges at Magnolia Down Under which is to include buttons on your card, Just Magnolia which is grey & pink with black being optional, Cute Card Thursday is Buzz off...Black and Yellow combo and last but not least is Stamptacular's Challenge, they are calling for a tag!


  1. I just love this hot chocolate mug. The candy cane just makes it. Such beautiful colors. I love it.
    Hugs xx

  2. Beautiful Christine! I love the colour combination! The shape of the box is gorgeous and your card is a perfect match for it :o)

    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland again.

    Teri xx

  3. I LOVE your gift box and card Christine!! so beautiful. Love that blue. you did a wonderful job!!

  4. Hi Christine. What fab creations. Having a great holiday and the hotels so far have a PC for guest use so check out my post from my holiday if you get time. Marianne x

  5. Both are so pretty and my favorite colour too.

  6. Sounds like a pretty normal sort of life you have there Christine- let it pile up- keep crafting girl!! Love the card and box, very pretty colours.:)
    PS in answer to your question - very very glittery!!

  7. Gorgeous, simply stunning!
    Hugs, Marlene x

  8. Oh Christine, this gift set is fantastic! Gorgeous colour blue and the JS stamp set is perfect on it! Beautiful use of your embossed panels - love it!
    Hugs, Danielle

  9. Wonderful job - love the fresh and crisp blues. Thanks for sharing it with us at Winter Wonderland.
    Teri x

  10. These are just beautiful. Great little image.. The color is wonderful.. I love the little box..Very lovely.
    Hugs, Linda

  11. Wow Christine!! I just love these colors!! Beautiful!! Your image is colored beautifully!! Awesome design. So soft and pretty!!

  12. Absolute beautiful! Love those colors, goes so well with winter (and you)! I know life is busy, even if you are a housewife (like me)! Hugs Nilla

  13. Fabulous gift set, wonderful colours and set image.

  14. Wow Christine two fantastic creations I love the pastel blue with the white so crisp and clean. Thanks for joining us this week at Winter Wonderland Hugs Pascale


Thank-you so much for taking the time to leave a comment on my blog. I appreciate it so much!