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Monday, 12 September 2011

My wonky Advent Calender

Hi all,well had yet another fab time at the Bristol craft meet,well worth the two and a half hr drive! Anyway i wasnt going to make the project this time and had my bags packed with other items but i am always easily swayed and though its quite repetative i enjoyed making this.
Now dont look too close as its a bit wonky....lol.its 4 sided and has 24 drawers and thank heaven for peeloff numbers is all i can say!
Am going to use it for my beloved dog Sam at christmas to hold some treats as he is not allowed chocolate.
Fell in love with the bauble stamps and bauble punch which i had nabbed from Sue so need to go and buy those now. used distress ink for the bauble stamps and white ribbon on the drawers and lots of white card and papermania textured card. A tip for next time if i make another one that is!! is to really crease the card well to get a neater finish. Anyway am sure my Sam will be most happy to get whats in the drawers at christmas.

16 comments:

  1. ooo what a super little advent calender ... your little sam will love it ... how is the weather down your way its really blowy here but the sun has just come out ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

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  2. Hi Kay it's so lovely! im sure he will love it!

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  3. this is brilliant Kay, well done! I would love to make something like this - lucky Sam xx

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  4. SAM WILL LOVE THIS ......OPPPSSSS........beautiful treat calender even if it is a bit wonky lol... Sam won't bother about that !!
    lol
    Tilly

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  5. This is outstanding, I love the bauble. Lee xx

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  6. Ooo-er!! it is a bit wonky! unique!! like sam! lol
    he`ll love it! well, the treats init, anyway! lol xx

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  7. Oh super hun and i'm sure Sam will love it - but if he is anything like Whisper, you'll have to put the treats in daily, otherwise she would eat the lot in one go !!!, Luv Sam x

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  8. It looks fab Kay, can't believe you finished it or did you use my trick and only photograph one side lol. Mine hasn't changed nice yesterday although it did make it out of the box.

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  9. It's gorgeous, and I am sure that Sam won't mind it being a bit wonky :o)
    Jackie xx

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  10. Woohoo, little miss chatalot was the first to finish.. who'd have thunk it lol.

    Sam will love it wonky bits and all. Great job Kay.

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  11. oh! great idea :) And it looks so nice! :)

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  12. wow this is fab kay.i love the icy colour and the baubles ;D

    xx coops xx

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  13. It's a fab advent calendar. I don't think I'd ever have the patience to make something like that.

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  14. Fantastic advent calendar. I'm sure Sam will love it.I always wanted to make one.
    Kathleen x

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  15. Your box is great Kay & Sam will really appreciate it xx

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