I needed to wrap something that is extra special; something quick and pretty. It is in a box.Originally I thought about decoupaging the box to make it a permanent keepsake, however, on the slightest chance this gift needs to be returned, I opted for a temporary covering. And VOILA! Ye olde fashione doily place mat … Continue reading Quick Upcycled Gift Wrap with a Doily
I fell in love with these David Tutera wedding tissues and of course immediately thought, ” DECOUPAGE!” Well, to be honest, my original purpose was to use them for a deoupaged background for a board I am making for my son’s upcoming wedding. They were being clearanced at my Michaels store. And then I spotted … Continue reading Clearance Item Gifts: Marry Christmas!
My daughter is going into her third year at Western and she is a Don in residence. She wanted to make a nice ‘welcome gift’ for her 2 Sophmores ( 2 students who work, for free, to help wrangle/entertain/ mentor the Frosh in her unit.) I must also add that it is traditional for all … Continue reading Cute Shoebox Gifts
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One of the wonderful benefits of belonging to an on-line community like CreatingTheHive is that you meet very talented people. Alyice Edrich, of The Dabbling Mum has come up with a wonderful concept she calls, “The Mystery Art Grab Bag Project”. Here is an example of one she is currently showing on her site. I am one of the lucky … Continue reading A Mystery Package arrived yesterday…. UPDATE! UPDATE!