Tuesday, 18 December 2012

Day 18

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Every year I buy my married son and his lovely wife Trish a new ornament for their tree. This year I decided to make a box for the bauble.

I used grey card stock for the box along with some dotty acetate.  The image is called Bauble and Candies available from Crafty Sentiments designs. She is coloured with promarkers. I added faux stitching. The ribbon I used this time is called Jingle Bell ribbon which you can get HERE.
I added a snowflake brad to the bow. I put a band of red sentiment ribbon around the lid. You can find it HERE in the vintage Christmas section. I used a CC board for the folds and had to add acetate as it was working out a bit small in depth. It turned out quite nice as you can now see the bauble through the acetate...a happy accident lol.

I would like to enter this into
Come and Get it - anything Christmas
Cupcake Inspirations - baubles
Delicious Doodles - anything but a card
Little Miss Muffet - anything Christmas related
Paper pretties - a Christmas creation
Kaboodle Doodles - Christmas or holiday anything goes
Top Tip - anything Christmas
Tuesday Alchemy - anything but a card

Don't forget to check out the Inspiration Blog!!


brenda said...

What a lovely idea Pinky and such a nice way to present the bauble.

Hope your are enjoying having your daughter home, I'm like you so look forward to them home for the holidays.

B x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Pinky, I love the sweet image and fabulous ribbon.
Such a nice thought to buy a new ornament for your son and his wife every year.

Crafty Chris said...

Gorgeous, Have a fantastic Xmas.
Chris x

Stamping in Pink said...

hi Pinky, what a lovely tradition. love the cute image on your box, and love the box. happy christmas x

Juls said...

very creative!!! Hugs Juls

Carla S. said...

Wonderful project, Pinky! Great details and a beautifully-colored image! Thanks for sharing it for the Little Miss Muffet Christmas challenge!

Chrissy said...

Stunning colouring Pinky,and love this image. Love the box and bauble too,great idea.


Lorraine said...

What a fabulous idea Pinky. Your box looks gorgeous and I love the pretty ribbon.
Lorraine x

Rene said...

Gorgeous box and your image is adorable! Love it! Thank you so much for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations this week! Good luck and I hope to see you back soon!
Rene :D

Nat said...

Gorgeous Pinky, what a lovely idea.

coops said...

so gorgeous pinky.really fab design and i love the stunning image :D

xx coops xx

Whimsey said...

Hi there stranger; what a great gift; love the card. That jingle bell ribbon is divine!! Cute image; great coloring!!

Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!


Beryl said...

What a great idea to give a new ornament every year and the box is lovely.
Beryl x

Cheryl said...

Your box is gorgeous and is sure to be treasured as long as the bauble. Simply beautiful!

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Pinky I am so in love with that beautiful image also the wonderful box you have made this is an ACE creation.
lorraine x

Cheryl said...

oh this is gorgeous hun,just wanted to pop over to say bless you for your wonderful support and to say,happy Christmas,all my love hugs Cherylxxxxxxxx bless you my friend

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

what a lovely gift, and what a lovely Mum in law,bet your daughter in law adores you Pinky. The image on the box is gorgeous and coloured to perfection. janex

Cindy van Oorschot said...

what a cute box you've made for a special gift. Thanks for playing with us at Come and Get It, and have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Anonymous said...

What a lovely image...i love the greens you have used to colour her dress. Thanks so much for sharing.

Anonymous said...

Very beautiful, love this image and i adore your coloring!!
Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles this week!

Anonymous said...

Very beautiful, love this image and i adore your coloring!!
Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles this week!

Indy said...

This is so cute! What amazing coloring! Thanks for sharing at Cupcake Inspirations!
DT Sweetie

Corrinne Quinn said...

Wonderful coloring and sweet creation! It's splendid to have you join us at Tuesday Alchemy.

I invite you to share at the ANYTHING GOES challenge here: http://pinandtack.blogspot.com/2012/12/spark-your-creativity-now-challenge-4.html

Lots of joy,

VanessaB said...

gorgeous box and card! thank you for joining us at cupcake inspirations. :)

Frea said...

What a lovely idea to make it a tradition to buy them a tree ornament each year! And I just love your gift box! Thanks for sharing at Little Miss Muffet Challenges. Hope to see you again soon. Hugs Frea, Dt Member LMM Challenges

Chris said...

what a beautiful card. Your coloring is amazing, the image looks really, really good.
thank you for playing with us at Cupcake Inspirations.

Nathalie said...

A magnific project. I love stamp and your coloring. Thanks for playing with us at Little Miss Muffet challenge.

Bettina L. said...

Such a lovely present idea and I absolutely love your colouring and the design with the faux stitches and lovely ribbons. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Anonymous said...

cute box n lovely image.
Thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake Inspirations.
Hugs, Jill

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