MAKE THIS SIMPLE DIY GIFT BOX. — Gathering Beauty
A simple gift box you can whip up quickly and easily is always a good thing. By using scrapbook paper you can easily make them match a theme, Christmas, Easter, a party or even a wedding. Perfect for those last minute gift giving emergencies.
Snowglobe Christmas Card
I am entering this card for 3 challenges.... Christmas-friendship http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2011/12/week-39christmas-friendship.html & Stripes http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2011/12/challenge-195-stripes.html & http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2011/12/challenge-141.html with this photo inspiration...... Here is my take on these challenges.... Paper: BoBunny, MM and Basic Grey. Image is a vintage post card I downloaded from the internet. Flowers and leaves: Wild…
A New use for Old Christmas Cards
Are you like me? Do you hold on to every last Christmas card? They are so pretty, I just can't throw them away! I usually cut the fronts of the pretty ones off and recycle them as gift tags, but this year I chose a few to recycle another way. I made a fun little addition to my mantel... I started with a scrap piece of bead board... ...which I cut into a star shape. As you can see, it took me a few tries to get a shape that didn't look like my three year old drew it I was
Bookmarks From Recycled Cards
I grew up with my mother recycling things out of necessity. Now, many years later, it is not only out of necessity to save money, but also to help the environment. I collect up old greeting cards and make lovely bookmarks to give out to friends at Christmas time.
VINTAGE STYLE HANKY BOX
These little boxes were once made from greeting cards and held hankies and or other little treasures. Now with so many beautiful papers for scrapbooking, beautiful stickers, cheap greeting cards and the ability to transfer your own designs with a computer and photocopier, the inspiration for these boxes is endless. The last couple of days have been spent, cutting papers, making confetti (from the holes - it is everywhere) and re-acquainting myself with a crochet hook (well I used a latch…
How To Use Old Christmas Cards: Magnetic Picture Frames - Growing Hands-On Kids
Affiliate links are used below to promote products I love and recommend. I receive a commission if any purchases are made through these links. Please see my disclosure policy for more details. Have you ever wondered how to use old Christmas cards after Christmas is over? This boggled me for a few years actually! We …
37 Outstanding Christmas and Greeting Card Crafts
Greeting and Christmas card craft making ideas. Recycle old, used, greeting cards: birthday, Easter, Halloween; make ornaments, tabletop trees, wreaths, garlands, angels projects.