Friday, June 11, 2010

Gift Set Ensemble

Ok, so my aunt has been making these really cute gift purses for a while and I had to break down and try one!! She is right, they are really addictive!!!

You can find the directions on her blog, I Stamp, I Sew! Check it out, she has some great stuff on there!

I altered mine a bit... instead of having the purse open and close with ribbon, I put velcro on the back of the top note so it just velcros together! I also used a strip of dp for the handle instead of ribbon. Everything else is the same!

I made this for a thank you gift for one of the lovely volunteers from my dance recital. I think I am going to make up a few more to give because without the ladies who helped me, recital wouldn't have been so smooth!

Included is a photo holder, an altered cannister filled with candy, and an altered mini composition notebook! Of course, I made a thank you card to go with it!

For the card, I used today's Fall to Sketch!

Thanks so much for stopping by!!!


  1. These are just precious! I'm off to find out the directions on how to do them. Very cute. Also like your notebook, etc........Love that paper.

  2. What an absolutely beautiful set - I love the combination of DPs you've used. These gifts will be received with great pleasure I'm sure!

  3. I really like this pink, orange and brown combination - and the big butterfly too!

  4. Wow, what an amazing gift set. The person receiving this will absolutely love it!

  5. Hi Riley
    these look fab! Great colours too! Just wondering weather you are still updating the colour dare challenge blog too?