Monday, August 2, 2010

Beary Nice Box

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I saved these plastic containers from takeout barbecue. I thought they might make nice containers for a candy gift. I added some gingham paper and a bear image from Cardmaking and Papercraft colored with colored pencils. I added some Prima flowers. I made a tag for the gift with additional stamps from the same set. I attached it to the container with a ribbon. There's gingham paper and ribbon around the outside, but it didn't photograph well, so you'll just have to take my word for it.

I'd like to enter this project in the following challenges:
1. 365 cards - day 154 sketch
2. The Crafty Pad #82 - ribbon and flowers
3. One Stitch at a Time #24 - a little pink
4. Just Cute Bears #28 - anything but square plus a tag
Happy Scrapping!

Jennifer

17 comments:

Gemma said...

a fab creation Jennifer! Thanks for joining in our challenge at One Stitch at a Time this week! Gemma :)

Carol Ann said...

Great idea I'm all for recycling! Very pretty pink gingham too. Thanks for playing along at OSAAT. Carol Ann xx

maxine said...

This is lovely thanks for joining us at The crafty pad this week.

Kat said...

This is really pretty. What a lovely gift. Thanks for joining us at Just Cute Bears this week.

Kat x

Helen said...

Lovely gift idea!
Thanks for joining us at Just Cute Bears!
Helen x

~amy~ said...

What a great upcycled project!!!!

TesaB said...

Such a sweet project!!! CUTE bear, and love the gingham

Suzi said...

What a clever idea, it's ideal for sweets and as a gift. Thank you for joining in this week at The Crafty Pad with your lovely work.
Hugs
Suzi x

Rebekah said...

What a cute little matching set! Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this wk hugs Rebekah xx

Cathy said...

Beautiful card and fab shape. Thank you for joining in the Just Cute Bears this time.
Cathy xx

A.J. said...

A great recycling idea, very pretty box.

Thanks for joining us at OSAAT.

Crafty Creations by AJ
Amanda

bernietom47 said...

Very pretty! Love that you recycled the container.
Hugs & Blessings
Bernie

Sharanda said...

Too cute!!

Rose said...

adorable and fantastic way to re-use :) perfect for the sketch also!!

Scrappy said...

Cute idea to recycle! :) Great job! Glad you could join us at OSAAT for this weeks challenge! Also want to welcome you to the team! :)

Annie said...

an adorable teddy bear project! thanks for joining us at Just Cute Bears.
hugs, annie x

Pam said...

Super cute!