Thursday, December 31, 2009

Card and Envelope

I'm still playing around with my Cricut Expression and learning new things. I made this simple card and envelope today.

Purple Nugget Treat Box

I just love making these cute boxes. I used embossed papers on this one.

Happy New Year

Wishing everyone a safe and blessed New Year.

Hershey Nugget Treat Box

I have been inspired by Tresa Black over at Fabulously Artsy to try her nugget box. I had fun making this little slider box. These will make great candy gifts for Valentine's Day.

Monday, December 28, 2009

Cricut Gift Bag

I was watching a video this evening on the Christmas with the Cricut Blog, and the video showed the making of this bag. And just my luck I had that cartridge and I just had to make the bag. Here is my try.

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Holiday Washcloth Baskets & Sock Jars

I was asked to create a few small gifts to give away. The first is a jar filled with socks w/rubber stoppers on the bottom and the other is a washcloth basket filled with hand sanitizers. These baskets can also be filled with lotions and a body spritz and foot creams. You can even add socks.

Green Holiday Tree

Well, I have arranged my candy display at work and I have obtained a few orders. One in particular is the white wooden tree, but co-worker wanted it in green and wanted holders for Teas and not chocolates.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Holiday Treat Tree

I wanted to create a tree using handmade paper ornaments. I saw something similar the other day while blog hopping, only thing I changed was the candy holders, which by the way has candy inside. The three tier arrangement has Chocolate covered Oreos and Chocolate Covered Pretzels. and my candy pot is just filled with an assortment of candies.

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Win a Blog Candy

Get your change to win some blog candy at Emmie Lou Who, celebrating her one year anniversay here:

Monday, December 7, 2009

Crochet Hat & Scarf

Creating gifts for the holidays. Here is my latest project, which can be completed within 2 hours, hat and scarf.

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Holiday Treat Holder

I've been inspired by a few card makers to make something with the papers and rubberstamps that I have purchased. Over this holiday weekend I created this candy holder. Holiday paper is from the Holiday Slab V by Provo Craft and the Holiday Rubber Stamp by Studio G. This treat holder can hold (4 or 5 Peppermints), (2 or 3 Hershey Minis), (1-Tic Tac), and (1-Icy Breeze Breath Mints).

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Crocheted Speed Hook Hats

I am still creating the speed hook crocheted hats. Here are two more I made this evening. This hat takes about an hour to make and are done using the "P" hook and "S" hook. These make wonderful Christmas gifts.

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Speed Hook Hat

Trying different hat patterns with various yarns. Here is my latest one, I just love the way this one came out. This one was quick and easy to do.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Crochet Beret

I've been inspired to crochet again and to also teach my daughter how to crochet. I finished this project within a few hours.

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Small Candy Cake

Getting creative with these candy cake boxes which can be filled with your favorite candies.

Spooky Candy Bars

Created a few candy bars for a few special people at halloween.

Halloween Candy Cake

Getting ready for the big candy day, whipped up this cake for my fellow co-workers.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Halloween Treat Holder

I have been inspired by Angie's candy treat holders. You can find her video here.

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Treat Holders

Halloween is just around the corner I thought I would try some make some treat holders. The first treat bag I used the digi stamp from Paper Makeup Stamps. This is my first try using the digi stamps.

Monday, October 5, 2009

Baby Diaper Bootie Cake

Here is the last of my diaper projects before the big crafting day.

Friday, September 25, 2009

Tricks and Treat Blog Hop

Halloween is just around the corner!

Think way back.....way back when you were a little kid. Its October 31st and its time to do some serious trick or treating. After 6 months of Mom fussing over your Halloween costume, which streets are safe and how big your candy sack should be, you are finally on your way! Time to score some serious candy!

Yep, trick-or-treating is finally here!

The Embellish-it On-line Design team would like to do a little trick or treating of their own.

Each of the Embellish-it On-line Design team members are creating some wonderful treats for you to see and will share a trick/tip with you as your hop along our September Blog Hop. Not only do you get to see their special eye candy/treats and get a trick/tip or two, but you also will have the opportunity to win a REAL treat!

An Awesome Prize Package!

Hop along the blogs and you will have two chances to be entered in a random drawing for the prize package. You can...

Tricks and Treat Blog Hop see here

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Diaper Motorcycle

Here is the Diaper Motorcycle in Blue. I have enjoyed making these wonderful pieces.

Monday, September 21, 2009

Diaper Chair

I am still creating projects for the Craft Fair in October. I enjoyed this project it is real easy to assemble.

Diaper Tricycle

Here is another creation for my craft show. I received a lot of oohs and aahs on this one. Created my way.

Diaper Motorcycle & Mini Cake

Still working on diaper projects, this is the latest addition.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Diaper Baby & Carriage

I've been working on diaper creations all day. Getting ready for the Craft Fair in October.

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Candy Treat Holders

I was inspired by Angie's treat holders and decided to make my own using candy wrap software. Halloween bow graphics are by Linda's Dream Designs.

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Ghostly Candy Tent

Completed a few candy tents using Tami's template. Let me know what you think

Monday, September 7, 2009

Mummy Button

Now that I am getting a little better with the Paint Shop Pro Software, making these 2.25 buttons has gotten a little easier.

Friday, September 4, 2009

Win A $250 Shopping Spree at The Scrapping Cottage!

At The Scrapping Cottage their goal is to reach 500 followers of the Cottage Blog see how to enter here

Friday, August 21, 2009

Christmas 2.25 Button

Here ae a few designs I worked on for my wrapcandy friends. Getting them started for the holidays

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Baby Boy Diaper Cake

I've decided to try a different type of fold for the cakes. No tapes were used, the diapers are in a swirl motion and I just wrapped curling ribbon around each layer to hold the diapers in place. Thanks to my daughter I've been getting a few cake orders.

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Diaper Cake

Created this for my daughter to give as a present for one of her friends. Three layers of baby diapers and travel size mini's for that mom-to-be on the go.

Sunday, July 26, 2009

Michael Jackson Memorial

Completed a different type of project today. Created a Michael Jackson Memorial T-Shirt with graphics shared by LouiseG at

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Birthday Surprises

We celebrated our daughter's 23rd birthday yesterday and made I these gifts for her, a Candy Cake and a Money Tree. This was my first attempt at the Money Tree. Thanks to Delightful-Doodles for her graphic designs on the minis.

Saturday, July 11, 2009

Cuttlebug Contest

I have just discovered that The Cuttlebug Spot is having a contest - "The Journey to 1,000"! They are trying to reach 1,000 followers by the end of July and need your help. To enter all you have to do is go to their site, sign up as follower and complete a few easy steps and you could win a $1,000 gift certificate to Custom Crops (! GO NOW and check it out at

Thursday, July 9, 2009

Baby Shower Candle Favor

Created this candle favor after seeing a christmas design in a magazine. These would make great favors and they can hold a small candle or tealight.

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Kitchen Tea Towel

This Tea Towel folded into this pretty design is great for bridal showers with a kitchen theme and is great for tea parties as well.

Scented Chocolate Candle

Decorate these scented candles to be given at showers, dinner parties and weddings . I provided a front view and side view.

Altered Clips and Memo Holders

I'm still hooked on the altered projects, I've added more clips and another memo holder which I purchased from CVS. Great for gift giving.

Sunday, June 28, 2009

Altered Binder Clips and Post It Holder

I have just became hooked on making these altered binder clips and post it note holders. Thanks to Angie for her wonderful videos on making these. They make great party favors for showers, birthdays, small thank you gifts for just about any occasion.