Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Beachy Gift Set

A little Beachy Gift Set.
It is always so hard to come up with summer birthday ideas.
Teens love gift cards but it is so impersonal.
So, how about decorating a little beach bucket and slip your gift card inside.
It gives the gift card a much more WOW factor, don't you think?

This little beach gal is by Crissy Armstrong - this is the last week for her design team call at Sundays with Crissy. Check it out - there are lots of lovely cards and projects.

The Creative Details:
Image:Crissy Armstrong (find this image at Whimsy Stamps)
Sentiment: Inkadinkado
Colors: sand, cool shadow, smoky blue, blush, sepia, burnt umber, cool grey
Embellishments: dotted grosgrain ribbon, starfish and fish stickers, diamond stickles
Techniques: Paper piecing, scalloped border punch

The Challenges:
Bearly Mine (tags)
Bunny Zoe (Fun in the sun)
Catered Crop (follow the recipe)
Clear it Out (anything goes)
Craft us Crazy (anthing goes)
Hotspot (vacation spot - beach)
Pink Elephant (fun in the sun)
Poodles Parlour (red, white, blue)
Stamp Something (embellishments)
Tuesday Throwdown (matching set)

Stay Warmharted,
Elizabeth

15 comments:

  1. Such lovely looking gift set. The colours are wonderful. Perfect for your summer theme. Thanks for joining us over at BMC this time.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  2. Wow that bucket is a FAB idea - Love it! What a beautiful set you have made.

    Thanks for joining in with this weeks 'Make it Girlie' Challenge over at Top Tip Tuesday :)
    You don't have a TIP you could share with us too do you? You could win an extra prize!!! Full details on TTT.

    Carol x

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  3. What a brilliant idea this is,I love it. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine for our challenge this time. luv gina xx

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  4. Aw so cute! Love the polka dotted swim suit you put on her. Adorably done!

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  5. Oh my, my, my this is so cute! I love it all.

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  6. wow what a fantastic gift set,love the image and fab polka dot bikini
    thanks for joining us at poodles and good luck
    tracey x

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  7. An absolutely fantastic idea! I have 2 teenagers myself, and gift cards are impersonal, but I love how you've taken it to such a creative level!!
    Thank you so much for playing with us at Top Tip Tuesday for our "Make It Girlie" challenge.
    Good luck to you and Happy stamping...
    Lisa xx

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  8. Such an original idea! Top notch execution! xo

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  9. Thank you for taking part in GIRLIE challenge at Top Tip Tuesday!

    Your creation is beautiful!:)

    So happy you've joined us!

    Maggie
    xx

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  10. Your summer creation is absolutely adorable!
    What a super way to present a gift card! Darling image and fantastic coloring! Thanks for sharing your work at the Hotspot Challenge!

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  11. Gorgeous, what a fabby idea, love it. Thank you for sharing with us at Bearly Mine this time, good luck, hugs J x

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  12. So completely fab thanks for playing at poodles hugs Rebekah xx

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  13. Such a cute set! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!

    Lauren

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  14. Fabulous gift idea! I really like the bright, cheery colors and patterns you used. Thanks for sharing this at Tuesday Throwdown. :-)

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  15. Hi!
    Your tag looks gorgeous. Love it! Thank you so much for joining us at Bearly Mine Challenge and sorry for this late comment. Hope to see you again next time :).

    Hugs, Natascha

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