Saturday, December 3, 2011

Secret Santa Blog Hop


Welcome to the Secret Santa Blog Hop on Dec 3rd, 2011. Come hop along with the talented ladies who decided to join this hop and surprise their partner with a great project. We’re super excited to be doing this hop together! We hope to give you some great ideas and inspiration through out this amazing blog hop.

To be eligible to win 1 of the five grand prizes, which is 10$ worth of files at Creative Kuts, you MUST:

1) Go through the entire blog hop and leave a comment on EVERYONE'S post.

2) Become a FOLLOWER of everyone's blog including Creative Kuts blog which can be found here @ http://www.creativekuts.blogspot.com/

3) Visit Creative Kuts Store (you will need to do this to meet the last requirement) @ http://creativekuts.com/ .

4) You MUST visit my blog and leave a comment on my blog for the day and also become a follower at "Scrapping With Lisa" and my facebook page:. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Scrapping-with-Lisa/130882060268842.

5.) At the end of the day you will end at Creative Kuts @ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Creative-Kuts/130937843644274?sk=wall. You will need to leave them a comment stating you have made it through the entire hop and you will also need to leave in your comment what is your favorite pattern set in their store.

Be sure to hop through the entire hop to be eligible for the grand prizes, as well as all the other blog candy throughout! We hope you all enjoy this hop and find a lot of great ideas, inspiration, and most of all have loads of fun!!

Here is the complete lineup in case you get lost along the way.

Lisa P- http://handmadewithlove-lisa.blogspot.com/
Carla T- http://racincrafts.blogspot.com/
Shannon - http://www.purplelionpaper.com/blog
Shawnee - http://www.blessedonthebrightside.com
CallyAnn- http://callyanncraftycreations.blogspot.com
Tami McD - http://tamboscreations.blogspot.com
Linda T - http://www.lindascreativity.blogspot.com
Barbara B- http://barbarab3.blogspot.com/
Jackie - http://papermoments.blogspot.com
Sher- www.http://patternsbysher.blogspot.com
Janet- http://createatdreamscrapbooks.blogspot.com
Sam: http://scrappingwithpirkie.blogspot.com/
Carol H - http://huffandpuffscrap.blogspot.com/
Lisa T. - http://bitbythecricutbug.blogspot.com
Mickie - www.littlescrapcorner.blogspot.com
Theresa D:http://scrappinginheels.blogspot.com
Rachelle- http://creationsbyrachelle.blogspot.com
Jearise - http://lorbysworld.blogspot.com/

For my project today, I decided to make a gift and recylce at the same time.  I used a plastic container that cherry tomatoes came in, placed 4 votive candles in it and surrounded them with basket filler. 
On the inside of the lid, I placed a small white piece of cardstock so it looks like it is matted in red like the outer lid.  Tied a red poka dotted ribbon around the outside and tied a bow in the front.  The little reindeer came from Create a Critter cricut cartridge.

The sentiment on the top of the container is from K. Andrews "Fashionable Friends" Stamp set.
K Andrew Designs
K. Andrews stamps are awesome, they stamp clear and they cling beautifully to your acrylic blocks.
Kristal also donates $1 from the sale of every stamp set sold to charity !

Your next stop is Barbara

17 comments:

Barbara B said...

Such a cute idea/gift. She will love it!
Barbara B

lorby said...

Good going on the recycling and turning something so simple into something worthy for someone special. I know the lady that you have is going to be happy. Jearise in Lorby's World.

Shawnee said...

What a very cute gift idea. I love your reindeer.

Tambo said...

What a great idea. I love recycling. This is very cute. tfs Tami
tambo1010atcomcastdotnet

Tambos Creations!

Anonymous said...

This is a perfect idea for those last minute gifts ..TFS Nice hopping with you.
Shannon, www.purplelionpaper.com

Creative Kuts said...

Another cute project. Thanks for sharing.

Eva said...

super cute!!! New follower here!
Eva :0)
evascrapslife(at)gmail(dot)com
http://evasscrapsncards.blogspot.com

MaryEllen said...

cute idea

pam said...

nice gift idea

Rachelle said...

What a sweet gift Linda, I love K Andrews stamps too.
Rachelle
joyfulhrt at gmail dot com

sdelong1228 said...

great idea, very cute. new follower
sdelong1228@gmail.com

Carla said...

That's adorable. Thanks so much for sharing and a great way to recycle.


http://racincrafts.blogspot.com/

Sam Pirkle said...

Awesome.. I never throw anything away anymore. You might not see an idea right away on how to use it but it will come to you sooner or later. Great Idea !!! Thanks for sharing.

Mary D said...

Really cute idea. Love the reindeer

Jacki Randolph said...

Such a great idea, love the idea of using the basket as a gift holder.

callyannc said...

What a great and cute gift! TFS CallyAnn

Patti Ross said...

I love this idea!!! Great job as always little sister!!!!

xoxo