Saturday, November 15, 2014

Adventskalender to go - cats

Here are some presents for my friends  -  a small advent calendar with chocolate inside. I totally LOVED this idea when I first saw it, so this year I was going to make some...

It is also my DT project for the new challenge over at Allways Something Creative. Our theme there is "small presents".

Stamp: from Penny Black "T" for Transparent Set "Cristmas Critters"
Sentiment: WordArt
Ink pad in black
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Creatables "poinsetta" 
Papers: kraft paper with Christmas wishes around the world
Hook-and-loop fastener and cardstock from my stash

I am entering these in the following challenges:

love to create challenge 141 - anything goes
crafty sentiments challenge - anything goes
creative moments challenge 55 - anything goes
inky impressions challenge 185 - animals
milk coffee challenge - hand color image
crafty catz weekly challenge 255 - christmas is coming
crafting by designs november anything goes challenge
the sketchy challenge 80 - sketch and/or theme our furry friends (Theme)
paula holifield crafts challenge - clean and simple
sparkles christmas challenge 46 - christmas candy
bastelmuehle challenge 11 - eine Verpackung
crafty little fairies challenge - not square
stamping sensations november challenge - simply christmas
penny black at allsorts november challenge - anything goes


  1. These are so cute Melanie! Adorable image, your friends will love them!
    Hugs, Tammy

  2. Oh this is adorable. Love the details with the cat and flower and such a great idea for an advent calendar too. Thanks for playing at Crafty Sentiments and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina GD Member at Crafty Sentiments xx

  3. Great projects - love them.

    Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

    Helen x

  4. what a lovely gift nicely packaged, thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz and hope to see you again

  5. Everyone loves receiving candy. A great project. Thanks for sharing with us at Sparkles Christmas Challenges. Caz

  6. What a lovely way to present chocolate to your friends Melanie.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations Christmas challenge.

    B x

  7. A fabulous set of Christmas creations, Melanie! Great colouring and cute images! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month and good luck!

  8. Eine schöne Verpackung, hab ganz herzlichen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei der Bastelmühle!
    LG Maria

  9. Hi what a super idea and cute stamp thank you for joining us in The Sketchy Challenges :)

  10. Veru cute cards! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.

  11. Lovely little gift boxes for chocolate gifts.
    Thank you for sharing at Penny Black & More @ Allsorts ' Anything goes' challenge and good luck x Susan x

  12. Tolle Verpackung.
    Danke für deine Teilnahme bei der Bastelmühle.
    Viele Grüße Andrea

  13. Tolle Verpackung!
    Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei der Bastelmühle.
    LG Bine

  14. super deine Verpackung
    Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme bei der Bastelmühle
    LG Gegi

  15. A gorgeous gift and so cute too. Thanks for sharing at CLF.



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