Saturday, 8 January 2011

Tea and Biscuits and an International Crafty Gift

Hello Everyone

Today I am sharing a project we did during my December classes. It was Christmas so we had to have a bit of chocolate - so I decided to do a tea and chocolate biscuits gift pack.

We used the fabulous stamp set called Just Believe and used the marker to stamp technique to create the coloured image. I LOVE that soft wide striped ribbon and it finished the gift bag beautifully.

Inside we attached a little bag of chocolate biscuits, (this is my sample one and the the biscuits are already gone - it is filled with tissue for the photo LOL).

At the top is a tea bag holder stamped with another stamp from the Just Believe set and punched with the fabulous Scallop Trim Border punch.

Oh - and by the way - we don't always get our tea from Harrods. My lovely niece Sophie works there and we get little gifts from the food hall from time to time :)

Now I sent one of these to my online friend Anne-Marie, who has a lovely blog...and look what she sent to me!

What a beautiful card. I love all the layers there. Would you like a close up of the goodies in the bag?

As well as the delicious Ghairadelli chocolates, (all gone - back on weightwatchers points now LOL), there was this exciting little gift. Around the dolly peg is a length of fabulous pom pom trim. If you are reading this in the U.S. you can find it in the holiday mini and I am sure Anne Marie would love to sell you some! It is not yet available in the UK - but keep checking back, you never know what we may get. I am going to think up a very special project to use it on. Thank you Anne Marie. X

Back soon with more projects.


  1. Hi Elizabeth! Love your treat holder with the mini one inside! How always!!! TFS!!!

  2. Elizabeth, thank you so much again for the great treats you sent! I love that treat box, it is a wonderful project. Can't wait to try it out myself! :) Those chocolates were pretty wonderful, too...haha! So happy I could send you some holiday cheer and I can't WAIT to see what you create with that pom pom trim!

  3. Love these, they look like fun to make and even better to open. Love the soft colors.

  4. What great gifts to give and receive! Love them both!!

  5. Oh these are wonderful gifts, I especially love the tea and biscuit holder!

  6. just beleive project what a lovely image and a I love the tea and biccies idea best wishes Lesley x

  7. Aah! This post is awesome with all the lovely goodies.... It's nice when peeps dote on you.... It makes a place an awesome place to live & the life well lived.... Enjoy them & hugs to u))))


  8. Gorgeous gifts & card- love the reindeer.

  9. Very cute treat holder. The colors are beautiful. The dasher card is beautiful with all the layers. TFS

  10. What an adorable little holder!!!!


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