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Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Christmas with the Cricut Gift Packaging Wednesday

Hi there! I am guest designing for CWTC this week. I will be showcasing the Mini Monograms and Winter Woodlands carts on my Gift Packaging Wednesday project.
Thank you for taking the time to comment on my projects. They are most appreciated!






Materials used:
Mini Monograms Cartridge on the scalloped squares. I just love scallops and I love squares too. The minute I found these boxes, I knew the squares from Mini Monograms would be perfect! I also hit the "stitched" button to cut out the red squares.

Wood boxes from Michael's
All of the following from Stampin' Up and it is all "matchy, matchy!:
Merry Moments Designer Paper~ isn't it pretty!
Real Red and Whisper White Cardstock
Whisper White and Red Polka Dot Ribbons
Real Red Marker
Stampin' Dimensionals, adhesive
Cropodile for the punched holes

Wilton Lollipop stick for my little Snowman tag. Can you tell I LOVE this Snowman! He is made out of Winter Woodland using SU Whisper White Paper.
I am VERY picky about my snowmen but I adore this one because it has a very old fashioned look.

Think of all the great things you can put in here!
I plan on putting my homemade Peppermint Bark in here! Thanks to my sweet friend, Evelyn for taking me to the candy shop in Dallas!
But just think of all the other things you can put in here: Office Supplies, Beauty Supplies, Gift Cards!

Hmmm, I wonder if JOY thinks this present is for her!!

OK, by now you know the drill, Hop on over to Oakie's blog!

25 comments :

LisaRN499 said...

Your boxes are just adorable!!!! I love the snowman as well, he is such a cutie pie! Actually "hopped" here from Okie's blog, so I have my CWTC fix for the day!!! LOL! Ya'll have done such a great job, as I said on Okie's blog, loving the guest designers, because each day is triple the crafty goodness!

Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us!!

Lisa Sturgill

Christina said...

Barb, I can only say one thing.

WOW!

janst said...

So, so cute love them. TFS

eiyiyi said...

Perfect ... just flat-out perfect. I love them! hugs to you, eileen

Brens Designs said...

I love your bags. What a festive idea!

Magoo said...

I'm totally in love with this project! Everything about this one is just perfect (like Eiyiyi said). Who ever gets these at Christmas is going to be so touched, and thrilled!!! I keep looking at the pictures~they are so pretty!!!!

mash723 said...

Soooo cute Barb!! What a great idea!! I just love all your creations. You are very talented!! TFS!!

cinmfoster said...

Great project, and I just love the snowman tag! Thanks for sharing.

justyolie said...

Wood boxes now why didn't I think of that!!?? Wonderful idea!! These can be reused over and over and not tear. I'm all for that! Thank you for sharing.

~BridgetL~ said...

These boxes are FANTASTIC. I love the colors and of course that cute little snowman :)

TERIBERI said...

Oh goodness....these bags are BEAUTIFUL!!! Love the red and white!! Hugs, T

Vinda Wagner said...

good grief woman! your head is filled with awsome ideas!

Leirad said...

Barb, your boxes so cute!!!! Love everything you have done. TFS

Ruth said...

Those are too cute to pass up!!!LOVE the paper...gonna have to get some!! Thanks for the idea!!

Anonymous said...

This is so cute. You are so creative.

Anonymous said...

Very impressive Barb. Glad someone got incredible crafty talent in the family. You put a lot of thought and energy into all that you do and it shows.

Ladybug said...

Wood boxes? What a nice idea!! They are adorable!! TFS!! :-)

ealicea-jones said...

hi Barb I love todays christmas with the cricut. You always do such a great job. I am so glad you are in my life you inspire me to use my cricut :)

Anonymous said...

So cute! These would be great for Valentine's Day too, spelling out LOVE.

Yesterday's frames were so creative - i love the way you put together different patterns.

Denver fan

SLC said...

Oh Barb, those are absolutely wonderful!

4kids4 said...

Cute, cute, cute! Hope Joy hasn't seen these!! ;-) ~Sharon

Sandy from Ukiah said...

Those are just too cute. I just finished off some peppermint bark the other day.. I saw some at Coscto and just couldn't resist getting it... and I love the little snow man.. cute as he can be.

shanna said...

Very cute Barb!!!! I LOVE YOUR PROJECTS.

cricutlover20 said...

Cute cute cute! Adorable!! What a great job, thanks for sharing. Cindy

moknowsall said...

what fantastic work. you have me hooked......thanks

maureen