Thursday, October 4, 2012

Day 5- Festive Blog Hop- Gift Bags




Hello Papercrafters,

Welcome Back to our Festive Hop, it's already Day 5, the fun goes by so fast :) I've gotten so many great ideas from the other Glitter Queens, it's going to be fun to try some new ideas out.
For today's hop I was told the theme is Gift Bags, another fun project just in time for the holidays.  I recently bought some plain, undecorated bags from one of those $1. stores, I picked up some in white, purple, pink, red, blue, and the kraft color, I had already decided to decorate my own bags for the holiday season.

For the hop I decorated a pink bag and one of the kraft bags. On the pink bag I used the 'Snow Festival' dsp in the mini, I used one side with the owls for my framed image and made the starry band using the other side. I used the big shop pennant die to create the tag in the upper right corner.



For the kraft bag I had an idea to create a poinsettia using the same method as the ornaments on the cover of the holiday mini. I used the ornament dies, 2 different sizes to create the petals, then I felt it needed a little sparkle so I added some dazzling diamonds to the edges. I used the 'Bells and Boughs' set to add a little stamping and used the snowflake die to cut out the sparkly snowflakes.

I hope you enjoyed the hop and are inspired to create some of your own Gift bags for the holidays.

Thanks for your comments and for visiting my blog.
Have a great weekend!

Tamara

And now on to De's Blog.......


Dawn            http://www.dawnsstampingthoughts.net/
Dee                http://createwithdee.typepad.com
Jan                http://www.bearycreativecrafts.blogspot.com
Bridgett        http://www.stampingwithbridgett.blogspot.com/
Jennifer        http://txjennywren.blogspot.com/
Judy            scrap-a-doodlestamping.blogspot.com
Ronnel        http://ronnelsstampingstudio.com/
Tamara        papercraftingstamper.blogspot.com
De            http://theplainsstamper.blogspot.comhttp://theplainsstamper.blogspot.com/

8 comments:

  1. OMGoodness...I love the bags, especially the idea of using the ornaments on a gift bag...brillant!~

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  2. I love getting ideas for decorating bags. My daughter wants to have a french themed birthday party in December and for the party favors I wanted to decorate some pink lunch sacks. Thank you so much for the inspiration!

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  3. thanks for sharing this week

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  4. L-O-V-E the idea of making the poinsettia!! So creative. Great projects this week AS ALWAYS!!

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  5. LOVE the way you used the ornament bundle to make the poinsettia. You've ALL done an outstanding job on this Hop. Very inspiring! Thank!

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  6. Pretty gift bags. The first one is my favorite. Love the colors.

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  7. Lovely seems to be real amazing and much fascinating, love these pretty gift bags...

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