Saturday, December 04, 2010

Countdown Day 4

Todays box is from Bonnie of Bonnie Lassie and is all the way from Oregan. The box features a 1935 christmas scene which is really cute and is covered in music paper written in German I think so possibly a carol. Inside was a darling snowflake tree hanging.


My box 4 theme was christmas trees. I made the box from christmas craft paper and a tree embelishment .


And popped a handmade christmas tree badge inside. Made from a silver button, pom pom. felt and an old earing.Hope the recipient enjoys. I had such fun making it.

Showing the back of the box trying out a different flower pounch.

10 comments:

  1. How lovely, another stitched item Mrs A. Love your matchbox too.

    I've been keeping an eye out for your number 1 gingerbread man on my blog travels, but think you may be right, someone's eaten him!

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  2. That's a really sweet image on the front of today's matchbox, and I love the stitched snowflake ornament. I admire anyone who has the talent and patience to hand embroider anything. The box you made is lovely. Sherry made me crack up about your gingerbread man being eaten. ;-) Thank you for the flattering comment you left on Linda's blog about hoping to get one of my boxes...you really made my day! Hope you day is great.

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  3. What a beautiful matchbox and treasure you received for day 4. Love the box you made for day 4 too. The badge is great. I am still searching to see who received my number 4. Thanks for sharing and have a great day. Angela

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  4. I just love looking at all the different Ideas everyone came up with! thanks for sharing!

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  5. Fantastic! Thanks for the inspiration! :)

    -pamela

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  6. Bonnie’s little snowflakes are so precious. And your green box is repay Christmasy. Happy Holiday...Genie

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  7. i'm just now looking at all of the matchboxes you have received and they are all very lovely....i just noticed that on your #3 matchbox that you have a gingerbread man on your mouse..., i was just thinking they were all the same...coz mine has a star that it is holding....how cool...!! :)

    have a great tomorrow...

    tracy

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  8. Oh my goodness! Such a sweet way to showcase all those beautiful little matchboxes. I sure can learn from you. :) Great photography and thanks for sharing. Thanks to Christine Edwards. I love sewing, so making those little snowflakes was a natural choice for all the matchboxes I made. Merry Christmas! So happy you like your matchbox and love your green #4 too.

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  9. I really like your box 4, the green colour scheme you've carried through is fab, bet the Doc loved it too! xxx

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