My shining star

My shining star

Monday, 11 March 2013

Chicken Run

Good morning lovelies! Well its the second day of the Easter Release at Crafty Sentiments - two more images are being previewed today - and the fabulous stamps should go on sale at some point tomorrow! They're all gorgeous - super cute and perfect for those Easter cards we need to be making! Having said that I've made a box with my image today which is called Chicken Run:



This box started life as a packaging box for claritystamps coming from Create and Craft - I've covered the box with raspberry road papers - added my image coloured with promarkers and cut with a spellbinders die and added twine,WOC flowers and some ribbon. The box - as you can tell from the sentiment - contains a present for Penny for Easter - its some clothes for Penny's Rainbow bear that she got from build-a-bear for her birthday. I'm going to add a packet of mini eggs too.

I'd like to enter my recycled gift box into the following challenges:

ABACanythingbutacard: Green with recycling
comeandgetitchallenges: Out of the recycle bin
thesquirrelandthefox - Spring
allsortschallenge: Springtime
JellyParkjellyparkchallenges: Bunnies
Papercrafting Journeypaper-craftingjourney: ABAC
Aud sentimentsaudsentimentschallengeblog: Easter
Crafty Calendar Challengescraftycalendarchallenge: Easter



Before I go I must show you my little darlings with the cards they gave me for mothers day:

Aren't they clever? They bought me a necklace each and their gorgeous daddy gave me some lovely crafty goodies - whoop whoop!!!! A fabulous day where I was spoiled rotten!

Hope you had a good day too! Thanks for dropping by!

Big Hugs

Rachel xx

26 comments:

  1. Your box is so pretty Rachel and a great bit of recycling !! Bless your two, they have a fab mummy !!

    hugs Diane xx

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    1. aww thanks Diane - you're so kind xx

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  2. Hi Rachel, like Mother, like Daughters, they are two talented and gorgeous little girls. Love the way you recycled the box for Penny, she is sure to love it! Hugs, Anne x

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  3. Love your recycled box Rachel, great idea and I'm sure Penny will love it.
    hugs
    Caz x

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  4. Awww your daughters always make me smile, they are such sweeties! Their cards are wonderful, they myst take after their mummy.

    I love your box, the image is so cute and the detailing is beautiful.

    hugs Sue

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  5. Love your recycled box and that image is so sweet.

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  6. Love the box Rachel, especially the bright colours you've chosen. Looks like the girl's are going to take after you, their cards are smashing too! Shona xx

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  7. Super cute box and super cute image! But the picture of your daughters and their cards takes the cake! What cuties!

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  8. Hello Rachel, your recycled box is beautiful and love how you decorated it :) xx

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  9. Love your box and the photo of your sweeties is precious. :) Thanks for joining us at The Squirrel and The Fox!

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  10. This is a fabulous gift box Rachel, I love those rich red papers and your sweet image.
    Pauline
    x

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  11. A fabulous box Rachel! I am sure Penny will love receiving it at Easter. A gorgeous photo of your two little girls, I love the cards they have made for you, what clever girls they are :)
    Love
    Dawn x

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  12. Gorgeous boc Rachel - especially love those papers. Yes they are very clever and creative young ladies and glad to hear you were spoiled yesterday! Karen x

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  13. A fantastic box, love this, so gorgeous for Easter xxxx

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  14. Ah your little kids are just adorable Rachel, how sweet. I love your beautiful Easter card today.

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  15. Super cute box love the colours too! Thanks for sharing with us this time at Allsorts, hugs Samantha :0)

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  16. Great idea for Easter! Super clever and very creative! Brilliant!

    Thank you for sharing this with us at Aud Sentiments!

    Mel xx

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  17. What cuties and just love the cards they made for you.
    This bunny is so sweet and you've done a great job coloring her up and the box turned out wonderfully

    Shelby

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  18. fabulous piece great recycling and a treat to receive I bet!
    Hugs Kate xx

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  19. Gorgeous box Rachel you have done really well. Your cards are brilliant as well from the girls

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  20. OOOH they are so adorable and what lovely cards the girls have made for you too.
    Love your box, a super cute image too well done Hugs

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  21. Great project and so beautifully done. Thanks for playing this week at Come & Get It.
    Karal GDT

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  22. A lovely box, Rachel. Since the children end up playing with boxes it is good they have nice ones. Vee xx

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  23. This is an awesome creation!! I just love the box! Thanks so much for joining us at Anything But a Card!

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  24. Sooo cute!!!! Thanks for joining us at Anything But a Card this week!!! :) :)

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  25. This is beautiful thanks for playing with us at PCJ this time
    Jacki xx(PCJ DT)
    http://scullduggery-cardsbyjacki.blogspot.co.uk/

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