Monday, May 3, 2010

Mother's Day Gifts

It's Mummy's day soon. YAY!
Way back at the start of last month I created a couple of gifts for my Mum and my Nan. The kids inspired these two gifts.
(I really hope neither of them are reading this

Tracy has all the details on the My2Angels Blog on the thoughts behind these projects and I got to use one of my favourite processes with both......RE-USE, RE-CYCLE, RE-INVENT, RE-NEW, RE-VAMP!

Take one plastic craft take-away container and some pretty goodies from My2Angels shop and this is what you get......

Websters Pages Paris Fabric Fancies
Websters Pages Raspberry Ball Fringe Trim
23mm Light Pink Mulberry Flowers
Stemmed Star Flowers - Pink & White
23mm White Mulberry Flowers
Hydrangeas Mulberry Paper Flowers - Burgundy
Canna Lillies - Pink
Kindy Glitz Pink

Ranger Liquid Pearls White Opal
StazOn Ink Pad - Timber Brown

Take-away Container

Making Memories Rub-Ons


And how about an empty chocolate box (I love chocolate boxes)

From this.....

To this.....


Graphic 45 Le Romantique Sweetheart of Mine
Graphic45 Playtime Past Tags
Stemmed Star Flowers - 2 Toned Brown
Scrapware Chipboard 3D Butterfly - set of 2
Cream Cotton Lace

Glass Seed Beads - Coffee Brown (Tip - have a lighter handy to burn the end after cutting)
Mulberry Paper Leaves - Green Brown and Rose
Safety Pin - Gold
Clear Rock Candy Distress Crackle Paint
Ranger Liquid Pearls White Opal
Dimensional Magic
Buzz and Bloom Chipboard - that 70s alphabet
Carolees Creations Tiny Etched Natural Alpha Stickers

Versa Color Ink


I'm planning a big scrapping weekend this weekend and nobody had better get in my way!


Mandy said...

just gorgeous...great use of boxes.....i keep them and just throw them out after they have hung around the house too long...take care and happy mothers day to

Ann-Marie said...

Wow! Love them both. I must admit I am much like Mandy and hoard them in the hopes of maybe using them to create something wonderful and then when I decide to do a clean out out they go!!

Kim said...

GOsh Tracey that ist box is just gorgeous I love the pink and red colours in it, and the choccie box is just lovely, just one question ...who ate all the chocolate???

Sandra D said...

Love those OTPs, esp the boxes. I'm into boxes too - almost finished one atm. Gorgeous little man too :)