Saturday, 21 December 2013

Teachers gift bags

Hello again... thanks so much to everyone who commented earlier - I went ahead and made my little batch of pudding cards, and I've got a few others done today too... getting there slowly!

Here are the gift bags I made for the boys to give to their teachers... 



They're not perfect, but for a first attempt I was fairly happy with them.  I used a template from My Time Made Easy, which would have been a lot easier with a machine to cut them on, but I never got the SCAL software working again on the Cricut after we got a new laptop.  So the Cricut has been boxed up and put in the loft for now... I quite fancy a Silhouette, but I don't suppose I really need one, and I'd probably end up not using that either!

Items Used
Template - Grab Bag - My Time Made Easy
Papers - Kraft Christmas & Woodland Wishes - LOTV
Sentiment tag stamps - LOTV (the blank tag from the Christmas set)
Brown flower - Prima Cabaletta Fall - MCH
Red flower - Bo Bunny Plum Purple Daisies - MCH
Pearls & velcro dots (to fasten) from my stash

I'm entering my bags for the following challenges
Papertake Weekly - Christmas card or project
Craft Your Passion - Christmas anything but a card
Crafting for all Seasons - anything Christmas but a card
Crafting by Designs - wrap it up
LOTV Monthly - anything but a card
(used LOTV papers & tag stamps - hope that's ok)

I'll be round for a little commenting catch up later... Hope you all have a lovely evening :o)

27 comments:

  1. Bet these go down really well with the teachers!! They're GORGEOUS!

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  2. Lucky school teachers, great bags Lisa
    Jane xx

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  3. They looks wonderful...bet they loved them!

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  4. These are FABULOUS hunny! It's no wonder you are struggling for time babes if you are making such quality projects like these. Stunning. Hugs xx

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  5. These are just gorgeous!!! Hugs Juls

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  6. I love the pudding card and love these too, so pretty

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  7. Oooh these are LOVELY Lisa. The teachers must have loved them. Really elegant.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  8. Fabulous Lisa. I especially love the snowflake bag. Love the colour tones and the flower embellishment.
    If I don't see you in blogland again this week, have a wonderful Christmas.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  9. These are gorgeous Lisa, and loving your pudding cards. Sue x

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  10. these are beautiful Lisa - i bet the teachers were well chuffed xx

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  11. These look fabulous Lisa. I love the design, gorgeous papers and beautiful flowers.
    hugs Sue xx

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  12. Oh these look fabolous Lisa ,well done!!
    XXX Heidy

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  13. Wow! these are gorgeous gift bags Lisa!! they are a beautiful design and I love the scrummy papers and embellies!! :-)
    Hope you're having a lovely weekend!
    Hugs Sue xx

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  14. Fab, fab, fab! I love them Lisa! X

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  15. What gorgeous little bags, they are beautiful :o)
    Jackie xx

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  16. These are beautiful, such lovely teacher gifts, I'm sure they appreciated the work that went in to them.
    Lorraine

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  17. Bet the teachers will love these. Fab bags. Gail

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  18. Ooh! these are so pretty Lisa, love the gorgeous design and papers.

    Donna x

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  19. Gorgeous bags Lisa, what lovely presents. Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas xx

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  20. Fabulous Lisa - lucky teachers!!

    Merry Christmas xx

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  21. Oh these are so adorable! What a great idea for gift bags...especially girls of course! :) Wishing you a Merry Christmas and all the best for a great New Year my friend! HUGS :)

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  22. Absolutely gorgeous hun and well done you for doing something for your son's teachers - i'm feeling so guilty at the mo, as i only sent H's teacher a card and he came home from school with a book !!, i see a visit to M&S before H goes back to school !!, luv Sam x

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  23. Beautiful shaped bags hun and I wish I was getting one of these!
    Gorgeous colours and the tags are so cute :-)
    Hugs, Kat x

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  24. Thank you for joining our "Christmas, anything but a card" challenge at CFAS Lisa with your gorgeous gift bags. Best wishes for 2014 and good luck. Carol DT x
    PS hope to pop round more often next year!

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  25. These bags are just fabulous! Love the papers and embellishments

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  26. These are fabulous Lisa, lucky teachers!

    Thanks for entering our 'anything but a card' challenge - good luck!

    Anne x
    Lili of the Valley

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