Wednesday, April 7, 2010

My stationery box for charity


I hope you're all well.  My day did not start off as planned - 7.45am the power went out and stayed off for 2 hours!  Then, just as I settle into my craft room to create I get a phone call from school saying my little guy is not feeling well.  I pick him up and he prompty starts throwing up :(   The up-side is that he slept all day so I managed to craft aferall!

I've been busy creating another stationery box - this time for a charity event I volunteer for.  We always hold a silent auction during the event so instead of doing just cards, I thought I'd do this box for something different.

The set of animal stamps is from SU! and inked with Memento Rich Cocoa.  The paper is from a Costco stash.  I used different nestie label sets on the cards, embossing folders, MS zigzag punch and lots of raffia!

The tags are stamped with each animal design then distress inked around the edges with Tea Dye.

Thanks so much for stopping by for a visit.  I love when you're able to come by and leave a comment - I enjoy reading them so much!  I hope I'm able to sit down and catch up on some commenting tonight - I just haven't had time to blog hop today!

Hugs,

28 comments:

dolcreations said...

Danielle this stationary set is so you! I just love it! Alot of love and great ideas went into this one! You always come up with such great ideas! I love the safari theme so much!!!! Great job Danielle! I really hope that little guy is feeling much better soon....not much fun for him!

stampinfrog said...

Danielle this stationary box for the silent action is Fantastic!Love the papers and the animal images are perfect! Can I bid on it????
Hope you little guy is feeling better real soon!
Hugs,Connie

Patti said...

Ok... this is way awesome! Where can I find a tutorial?

Andrea said...

Very cool! I hope your litte guy feels better soon

KanataNewf said...

Oh this is such a stunning project Danielle. I'm sure it will do well at the auction. Hope your little guy is feeling better.

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Danielle,
What a great charity gift. There is obviously a lot of thought and work gone into this. It's fabulous. I love it.
I do hope your wee chap is feeling better son.
Hugs,
Fiona x

Delphine said...

You are amazing (and so generous)! You must have spent a lot of time working on that project... The result is gorgeous, I love the theme! Hugs Delphine xx

craftieodamae said...

WOWZERS!!! Girl I love this stationery set. This is so awesome!

Jessie said...

It's beautiful Danielle! Who ever wins it at the auction will be thrilled!

Arina said...

what A beautuful stationery box you have made.
sorry for my bad englisch I no A little bit of englisch.
A come from holland but I think this is very nice

hugs from Arina

cats whiskers said...

Wow Danielle thisis stunning what a great idea and just love those iamges, very eleganty and stunning dear
Hugs
Jacqui x

Andrea, said...

Oh this is fab Danielle, I love the colours and images and the raffia looks wonderful - a perfect finishing touch

Mandy said...

Hi Danielle,
This is stunning..I love everything about it...You have put so much time and thought plus a lot of love into a wonderful creation...Hope your little boy is feeling better..
Mandy xx

Lynsey said...

Wow Danielle, this is fantastic!
Hugs Lynsey x

Nannieflash said...

Hi Danielle, what a lovely notelet set, those images youve used are quite gorgeous. With love and hugs Shirleyxxx

Sue said...

Hi Hun
wow these are so stunning, gorgeous box, i must try n make one, glad you got the disc ok hun, shout if you need to, sure you wont hun, sue,x

Rosie said...

Oh Danielle what a great idea for your silent auction. This is just a stunning project, and so much work has gone into in. Rosie x

Lynda said...

Fabulous box and contents Danielle. Great idea for the auction - am sure you'll get lots of bids.

Love Lynda xxx

LINDA said...

This is simply fantastic..Love the images..Im sure you will get a lot of bids..
Hugs, Linda
PS. Glad your little guy is feeling better..

Cheryl said...

Danielle this is just amazing and the colours are fabulous!!! So generous of you to do this for charity!!
Hugs xx

Tab said...

Love your stationary box, truly fabulous hun! Gorge colour scheme too!
Hugs Tab xxx

Jacilynn said...

wow! Gorgeous project. Who wouldn't love this. Great job Danielle. Love all the details.
x

Mandy said...

Danielle your stationary box is beautiful hun, love the natrual colours.
Hope your little man is feeling better
hugs Mandy xx

Sharon said...

What a fantastic set Danielle, I love it, particularly the tags which look amazing . I'm going to take a look at the tutorial later - you've definitely given me some inspiration!

Debbie said...

Ooh I love your stationery set Danielle, fab colours and such a great gift idea too...thanks for the inspiration.
Hugs
Debbie x

scrappyjan said...

Oh what a stunning project!!! I love all of the lttle details!!! Wonderful idea and so creative!!!
I wanted to stop by and thank you for joining my blog candy!!
hugs, Janiel

Rachel said...

what a Gorgeous stationary box!! a perfect idea for a charity event. I know i'm a bit late on my commenting but i hope your little is feeling better!!
hugs,
Rachel

Nina said...

this is such a great set to make for a gift or charity event! I really am going to do this!! this is so lovely! love the animals/stamps!

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