Thursday, October 12, 2017

Snowman gift card holder

Hi!  I was planning to post this last night but I was just too tired to write or think of complete sentences.  It's been a busy week with the boys on Fall break and still trying to finish up a bunch of crafts.  I have been trying to make some crocheted crafts to put in my Etsy shop and finally I'm done with one.  It's a crocheted snowman that can hold a gift card or anything actually that is small enough to fit in the pouch.  The pattern is designed by ChiWei Ranck of One Dog Woof and can be found HERE.

Here's the little snowman with his arms folded over in the front to look like he is hugging the card. 

I added this fun card that I stamped.  You can definitely add in a gift card too behind this card.

The gift card reaches under his nose.

This is how the little opening of the pouch looks.  I hope I can make more of these little guys.  These would be so cute for teachers and I think it would be easy to put a little wire through the hat and then use it as an ornament on the tree.

That is it for today.  Oh, I forgot something.  A comment on my previous post about the reindeer coloring.  Yes, I used Copics and I think I used E33, 35, 57 for his body and E35, 57, 59 for antlers and E57, 59 for the hooves.  I can't be 100% cause I already forget but those are my go to colors for brown animals!  And then also a light blue tracing around the polar bear with just a light colored blue Copic like B00 or something.  And rub on pink chalk for the cheeks.  Hope that helps.

Thanks for stopping by!



2 comments:

Lynn said...

That is a fantastic gift card holder! I can't believe your crocheting skills! A+ project

Cheryl said...

Super cute and clever!