Wednesday, April 6, 2011

April Showers

Happy Wednesday! I love Wednesday's! Why? Because Wednesday's start a new challenge over at Cooking With Cricut!

This week the theme is, April Showers...Project must have rain or water as the focus.

When I think of rain, I always think of an umbrella, so I decided to go with that for my project.

This card also fits challenges going on at Fantabulous Cricut and The Paper Variety.





I decided to make a little gift bag with some flower seeds in it to give as a little gift to someone. I used a little gift bag and decorated the front of it. I cut my umbrella from Create A Critter at 3.75". The label on the flower seed packets says, "April Showers Bring May Flowers". I just typed that up on my computer and cut out 2 labels from Create A Critter to mat it on. The labels were cut out at 1.5" and 1.25".

Thanks so much for stopping by and taking a look at my blog! I hope you decide to join in on the challenge over at Cooking With Cricut! I can't wait to see what you create! :) Have a great crafty day!

P.S. Don't forget to join us on Saturday April 9 for a bunny blog hop! Lots of inspiration for your Easter projects!




Supplies:
Cricut--Create A Critter
Patterned Paper--Linen Closet (DCWV)
Misc.--Offray Ribbon, Xtra Lrg. Photo Corner Punch (SU!), iRock

16 comments:

  1. This is an adorable little gift! Wonderful work!

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  2. What a great gift Stacey.... great idea for me ! LOL, looks so elegant that altered gift bag.
    Have a great Wednesday ;-)
    ~Maria Elena~
    http://mariaelenaworld.blogspot.com/

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  3. What a great gift! Cute umbrella

    http://nanascreativeplace.blogspot.com

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  4. oh oh.... I think I might need that paper stack. I keep looking at Js but I never get it... but now that I see your project... I WANT IT!

    -- dalis
    CWC DT

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  5. This is so pretty. Great project. Thanks for playing at FCCB.

    http://iwycd.blogspot.com/

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  6. what a great gift idea, the seeds go perfectly with the April showers theme. Thanks for playing along with us at FCCB this week. This is a cute bag!

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  7. This is just adorable! What a really great idea to incorporate the challenge along with a gift! Perfection Girlie!

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  8. Lovely gift idea,very elegant.

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  9. Such a lovely bag! It would be awesome for a Bridal Shower too! :D Thanks so much for playing with us at TPV!!

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  10. Cute gift bag! Stacey, I have a blog award for you - stop by my blog to pick it up!

    Chris (Craftemama)
    craftemama dot blogspot dot com

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  11. Such a cute and creative gift idea-I just love it. TFS Cathie www.creativecutter.org

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  12. Cute gift bag! Love the colors and bling, Stacey.

    ~ Jen,CWC Design Team
    www.gator-4-life.blogspot.com

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  13. What a sweet and thoughtful gift. Thanks for sharing at FCCB.
    Hugs,

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  14. Adorable gift bag!! I love the subtle colors!! Thanks for playing along at FCCB!!

    Maquel
    http://papermaineiac.blogspot.com

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  15. Oh, what a sweet bag! Thanks for playing along this week at FCCB!

    Lisa N.
    http://prettypaperprettyribbons.blogspot.com

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