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Sunday, 28 July 2013

Shabby Chic Gift Box..........

For my neighbour, to say thank you for being very good to us!
I've altered a Flake box with Prima papers, Spellbinders, Marianne D's Butterfly die & stamp and Magnolia dies, Magnolia's Tilda binding flowers stamp which i stamped onto shrink plastic, coloured with Copics and embosses around the image with Cosmic Shimmer powder, also heat embossed some Fran-tage to the the butterfly. Basic Grey sentiment stamp and  finished it all off with some ribbon, lace, gems and a button.

I'm entering these challenges
ALOTA#111 - Butterflies
Basic Grey - Make a tag 
Bunny Zoe's - Pink & White
Cards and Scrap - In the garden
7 Kids Challenge - Anything goes
Copic Marker Europe - Shabby Chic
Country View Crafts - Summer Sizzler
Craft-room - Heat Embossing
Crafts And Me - Anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes w/ribbon
Divas By Design - Anything goes
DLARTDESIGN - July linky challenge
Inky Chicks - Summer Colours
IAATV - Feelings of summer with sparkle
LEJ Designs - Cute, Cute, Cute
MDUC - Favourite things(Butterflies, ribbon, lace,pink & Tilda of course)
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
Marianne Design Divas - Layer it up
Marvelous Magnolia - Shape it up
My Craft Creations - Die cut shapes
Natalie and Amy - Trash to Treasure
PanPastel - Embossing
PTW - Die-ing for a punch
DMCC - Photo inspiration challenge
The Ribbon Girls - Projects using lace
The Ribbon Reel - Rose Cottage
Vintage Stamping Challenge - Pretty in Pink
Whimsy Stamps - Ribbon and Lace
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx


Netty said...

Beautiful altered box, Annette x

Desire Fourie said...

So beautiful with a lovely shabby chic feel.
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Sandra H said...

So elegant and such a lovely idea did you eat the flakes or are they still in this beautiful decorated box? xx

Doreen said...

This is just

Brita said...

What a beautiful box. Just love the papers and all the details. Thanks for joining us at Marvelous Magnolia. Hugs from Brita

Brita said...

What a beautiful box. Just love the papers and all the details. Thanks for joining us at Marvelous Magnolia. Hugs from Brita

Sheila said...

Gorgeous creation, a lovely gift box and keepsake. Thank you for joining the my craft creations challenge, good luck x

Ribbon Girl said...

who would have guessed it started as a flake box! it's beautiful, thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl Magnolia only challenge, Mary x

Ivory Moon said...

What a gorgeous box .... I would LOVE to receive that especially if it still had all the flakes inside lol ... beautiful work hun

Thank you for joining us over at LEJ DESIGNS CHALLENGE BLOG

Good Luck

Tina DT xxx

Kate T said...

great altered box !
thanks for joining crafty ribbons challenge, Kate x

Rosebuds n Ribbons said...

Hazel your box is beautiful and the image is so cut.
Thanks for joining us at
Susan DT xx

Plony said...

Lovely box.....thanx for joining us at DMCC. Greetings Plony.

Suzanne B aka brookfies said...

You have upcycled beautifully. Thank you for sharing with us at the Craft Room. Wishes, Suzanne x

Sanna Saksija said...

What a beautiful gift to give! I'm sure your neighbour will keep the box. Thanks for joining us at It's all about the vintage and beauty!

Silvia(Barnie) said...

A beautiful piece of art. Thanks for joining us at Flonz Craft Vintage Stamping Challenges.

Karen Letchworth said...

How incredibly gorgeous, Hazel. What a treat - it will surely be cherished. Thanks so much for sharing with us again this week, and may God bless your week.
Word Art Wednesday

Sari Jokinen said...

Such a gorgeous and pretty little box you have made! Love the colors and sweet details! Thanks for joining my challenge over at It's All About The Vintage & Beauty Challenge! Good Luck! Hugs and sunshine

Leikkaan Mervi said...

Hi again, beautiful altering, gorgeous gift!

Thank you for sharing at Craft-Room Challenge, good luck;-))m

Chris Warner said...

Great alteration, very pretty. Thanks for joining in with our challenge this month at Country View Challenges. Chris xxx

cebelica said...

I'm all for recycling and altering stuff and I absolutely love the way you altered this box. It looks fantastic! Thanks for playing with us at Crafty ribbons! Hugs! xx

Tracy said...

Fabulous recreation of that box. I love the pretty shabby chic style. Tracy xx

Heather said...

A gorgeous creation, lovely design and colours. A sweet Tilda and I love your heart shaped tag!!

Thanks so much for joining Basic Grey Challenge,
Heather xx

Eulanda said...

Wow that looks like so much work! I'll be it was greatly appreciated by the recipients. Also love seeing a mini Magnolia being used. Thank you so much for joining our "Anything Goes" challenge and hope to see you play again!
Magnolia-licious/Wee Stamps Designer

Michelle said...

Beautiful box! Full of eye candy!! Thanks for joining TRR!

Jane said...

Great idea and it's so pretty! Thanks for joining us at MDUC, hugs, Jane x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

A really stunning altered box, absolutely love it, thank you for joining in with the PanPastel UK challenge blog
Lindsay xx

Dots Dabbles said...

Hi Hazel. This is such a beautiful box! I bet your neighbors were thrilled when they got this (I hope you left some flakes inside for them lol). Very feminine and so very pretty.
Thankyou for joining us at Vintage Stamping Challenges...good luck
Dot x

Terry said...

Wowwzers love your box thank you for sharing with the DT from PanPastel UK. Hugs Terry xxxx

hazel said...

This is beautiful, thank you for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
xxx Hazel.

Candy said...

Hi Hazel,
You must be our most active member of Magnolia-licious as you enter SO MANY of our Challenges! I think it is wonderful that you do!!
Your box is gorgeous! What a fantastic thank you gift :o)
Love your Tilda on the shrink plastic and all the work you did on it.
Thanks once again for joining us a Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog!
Hugs, Candy