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Merry Christmas!!

Hi!  Just wanted to share the rest of the things I made for Christmas this year.

This isn't anything really new.  It's kind of the same gift set I make every year for my kids' teachers.  But it's simple and I don't have to think too hard about what to make.  I made personalized notecards with envelopes and they are stamped with PTI's Teacher's Apple.  There is also a notepad and a Hello Kitty calendar.  The caddy is Lauren Meader's From the desk of template.  The stamp is Pure Innocence You Make the Grade.

All wrapped up to go.

Another calendar.  I had already wrapped it in cellophane before remembering to take a photo of it.  The stamp is Pure Innocence Girl Doctor.

I added the little heart on her clipboard.

Made a couple of Angry Bird calendars too this year.

And finally, here's a photo from our trip to see the lights in our city to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!

Thanks for reading!

Comments

Cheryl said…
holy cow, you sure worked hard and made a lot of gifts! everything is so cute! the stationery set is awesome! u even wrap it in cellophane so nicely. the calendars are adorable too!
Love your gift sets - great job Eva!
Have a very Merry Xmas too!!!!
WOW, lucky teachers. They'll surely LOVE the gifts.....so cute. Handmade gifts are always extra special.
RiNNE said…
Wow, great presents! Wonderful gifts and amazing coloring! Mele kalikimaka Eva!! To you and your fam'. And Cheryl, too!
Lorraine said…
Such beautiful gifts as always, Eva! I hope you had a great Christmas. Wishing you an awesome 2012! Can you believe the year is almost done?!

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