12 May 2013

Mother's Day THANK YOU box

Good afternoon Everyone,

I am feeling rather crafty this weekend - just made another creation, and thought I would share it now, seeing  that I have a free moment or two... A few days ago I showed you a Mother's Day card I made... Well, this morning I bought a gift for my Mum (which is a surprise!), and so I thought that I could make a nice box for the pressie... I went for the same LOTV image I used for the card, and I coloured it in a very similar way. No paper piecing this time, though. But even though I used a different shade of purple, I still stayed faithful to her favourite tones :) I also made little bows with a matching ribbon, and then had a lot of fun (not!) trying to stick the fiddly tiny letters... They require a lot of patience, but the end result is quite impressive, I have to say! All in all, I am happy with the result! 

What do you think? 

Since the pressie is a surprise, for photo purposes
I used an empty CD box as a "gift"

 And here are the card and the box together - 
different shades of purple, but still purple! :)

I am entering it into the following challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge - Things with wings
Lili's Little Fairies - Anything but a card
Inky Impressions - Mother's Day/For a Lady
I love Promarkers - Thank you

Thanks for visiting me,



  1. This is gorgeous, love how you decorated the box :) Thank you for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week and good luck xx

  2. Very cute card! Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.


  3. A beautiful card and box. Love the colours. Thank you for joining us at AGOAC.
    Debbie x

  4. I love this image and your pretty colours. Thanks for entering your box at Lili's Little Fairies.

  5. What a beautiful box, very pretty. Thank you for joining us at Lili's Little Fairies xxx

  6. This is so pretty. I love the cute bear and fab colour scheme.

    Thanks for joining this weeks challenge at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    Lorraine x

  7. Super sweet! Love the matching set! Thank you for joining QKR's Challenge this week.
    Ruza, QKR DT


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