Friday, April 4, 2014

*** A tisket, a tasket, a pretty little Basket!

 Good Friday morning. Are you looking forward to a fun weekend? I sure hope so; I know I am! If you are looking to do a little crafting this weekend maybe you'd like to try your hand at this cute project. I got the pattern for the basket here. I was able to cut out all of the pieces for the basket body from my scraps! I ink distressed the all of the edges. I used Meljen's "Little Layered Flowers Button Daisy" image which you can find right here. I resized the image and printed it out a dozen times onto a scrap of orange distressed DP. Then I fussy cut them all out.  {It really didn't take that long to do, they cut out quite easily!}. I adhered the flowers to the basket with foam dots and added pearls to their centers. A pretty little die cut with a pearl center placed on the front center and a bright orange bow on the handle to finish up the basket.

 Then I made some simple little note cards, to place inside the basket, using the same Meljen's image and a stamped sentiment.

Today, Melissa is offering this little cutie for you as a FREEBIE!  

Make sure you head over to the shop & pick it up!

So that's it for me. Hope I've sparked your creative flame a bit.
Until next time.


Connie Can Crop - Pastels & Polka Dots
Doodle Pantry - Any Digi Goes
Emergency Crafters - Polka Dots
* Really Reasonable Ribbon - Flowers or Buttons and Bows
Crafty Ribbon - Anything with a Ribbon
Crafts 4 Eternity - Anything But A Card


McCrafty's Cards

This is absolutely fabulous Nancy.
Kevin xx


This is such a lovely gift idea, Nancy. The matching cards are perfect!

Marianne's Craftroom

Very pretty, thanks for playing at crafty ribbons

Sunshine HoneyBee

Like the Easter basket & notecards. Makes for a nice gift for someone special. Thank you for entering Doodle Pantry Apr challenge.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
Doodle Pantry DT


Your basket looks really wonderful! The bow is such a nice finishing touch. Thanks for playing along with us at Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge #45. Have a wonderful day and good luck! Hugs, Sujin


Beautiful project
Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Ribbons Challenge


What a beautiful basket and card. Thanks for entering in the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge this month.

Connie Can Crop

Such a cute card and basket!! I love the colors and the design!! Thanks for entering my challenge this month! Scrappy hugs, Connie Can Crop


I love the shape of this sweet little basket. Such a pretty project! Thanks for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!


Fabulous basket! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

Jo Grason

gorgeous project I love the idea of putting little note cards inside. thanks for joining us at Charisma cardz this week, good luck! Jo x

Crafting Adventures

What a beautiful basket! Thanks for participating in the Doodle Pantry challenge!

Bonnie Garby

What a lovely project! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

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