Hello! I have a little bit of this and that to share today. Thought I'd jam everything into one post in case I don't get a chance to share them later.
Here are some of the Mama Elephant reindeer shaker tags I made. I sold some at the last fair but I should've take a photo of all 24 together before selling them! I think these are about the cutest reindeer ever. If only I can get my hands on the dies soon, I can make more projects with these.
Here is another set of tags. I added red stars in some shakers and then green stars in others. I think the green stars were more popular and sold better. Did you see that Mama Elephant is releasing a new stamp set with the Chinese zodiac animals? The set is so cute and I can't wait to get those.
I made some graduation cards too using Sister Stamps Graduate stamp.
Green is the school color of the university here.
And lastly, I made this necklace the other day with the symbol/kanji for beautiful. This one is already spoken for. I've been selling some sterling silver jewelry mostly at fairs but I am wanting to add jewelry back into my Etsy store.
I also stamped some initials. These would look cute on the chain as well. I stamped these for my daughter's friends but they will be hanging on some bracelets instead. Cute and simple Christmas presents. I'm also waiting on some metal bookmark and keychain supplies and hopefully I'll have those at the next fair as well. Seems like my crafty to do list is getting longer.
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
Hello! I have more tags to share today. I kept these simple too to be used on most any occasion. They have no sentiments on them. I used MFT's cute Birdie Brown Bitty Bears stamp set. These were on my wish list for a while and I kept going back and forth about purchasing them especially because I wanted the dies to cut them out too and those were very expensive! Geez, remember the old days when we used to fussy cut everything out by hand? This is the next 6 tags. There's also a cute bear with a Santa hat that I didn't include in the photos. This was a pretty quick project since I kept the bears white! Not much coloring on these tags but they are still cute and colorful. I thought I was going to be doing more stamping but I've actually gone on to crochet more! I've made 3 more crochet projects that I'll share soon. Sometimes I do get the urge to color something but these days it's so much easier to pick up some yarn and my hook and crochet
Hi! I think after this post I may need a little nap! My right shoulder is actually feeling worn out from all the typing and photo editing I've been doing lately. And this cooler weather is making me drowsy. It's getting cold here already! I made a bunch of these coffee shaped cards using a die from Honey Bee Stamps . It's a cute coffee set but the die is extra long so it would probably help to have a longer platform to diecut. I just have the standard sized one so I would pass it through once in my Big Shot and then rotate the cardstock and die carefully to cut the other end. Manageable but the longer platform would be more convenient! I embossed the front of the card with some pretty snowflakes. I think this is a Sizzix embossing folder. And then stamped the coffee sleeve with some Lawn Fawn stamps. This is the inside. The gift card slot does not come with this coffee cup die set. I cut that opening with one of the dies from MFT's gift card dies.