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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Home for the Holidays GDT for Frilly and Funkie

I'm very excited and honored to share with you today my creation 
as GDT for the challenge at Frilly and Funkie 

The theme is Home decor and what better then to have
 an Advent calendar for the occasion

This Calendar is creating with all of Tim Holtz products except for the skies
the small sled, and the knobs.

I started with the Matchbox die and Kraft paper for all the drawers. 
The designer paper is from his Seasonal 12 x 12 paper stash

For the Sled and the deer I used Nostalgic Kraft Core 
Metallic paper for the dimensional star die

Wreath is made using the mini Holiday greens die

No dies for the gift bags and gifts, I used my score pad
and after a few attempts got the correct sizes

For the knobs, I used corsage pins, cut them to the correct length
and added a rubber earring backing. 
 I toned them down with Mushroom Alcohol ink 
I also added a clear sequin for that extra sparkle

I used Tissue paper, collage glue and lots of clear glass crystal 
for the perfect snow effect

Here is a look with drawers open

I'm so very pleased with my Calendar and it looks awesome
on my mantle

Entering my project
Crafty card maker - Anything but a card
Creative Inspiration - Christmas creation
Moving along with the times - Anything goes with Christmas
Fab n Funky - Anything goes Christmas
Crafty Gals - Anything goes
Allsorts challenge - Anything Christmas
Dies R Us - Christmas
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Christmas is coming
Deep Ocean Challenge - Santa is coming to town 
Mix Media Monthly - Merry and bright
Thanks for stopping by and have a great day


KraftyKoolKat said...

Such an awesome creation, I am blown away and lost for words. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges.
Cathy DT Member

Darlene said...

OMG this is amazing and absolutely beautiful! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘CHRISTMAS’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

SewPaperPaint said...

How unbelievably cool! Did you turn the matchbox sideways for the larger/nondrawer sections? I'm trying to imagine assembly... Super design and gorgeous elements. Hugs, Autumn

Pat said...

Gorgeous creation, love all the elements, thanks for joining in our challenge at Fab'n'Funky this week.

Pat xx

Linsey R said...

OH, this is SO CUTE!!! I love the little drawers and super sweet little knobs! The entire piece is just so magical and festive! I absolutely adore it!! Thanks so much for sharing and joining our brand new Merry & Bright challenge at the Mixed Media Monthly Challenge Blog! :)

Kathleen said...

Totally fabulous creation, not only are the drawers brilliant but the top of the box is stunning too.
Thank you for joining our 'Anything Christmas' challenge this week at Allsorts.


Jutta K. Germany said...

This is the most beautiful piece I've seen last time!
A creative work, so pretty.
Respect !
Greetings from Germany

Chris said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love this fabulous Advent Calendar! Thank you for playing along with us at Fab n Funky this week.

Wendy L said...

Wow, wow, wow this looks wonderful, thanks for joining us at MAWTT, xxx

Kathy Krug said...

What a wonderful design. I love everything about it. Thanks for sharing it with us at Dies R Us. We hope to see more of your creations in future challenges.
Kathy DRU DT A

NGCARDS said...

A beautiful vintage Christmas creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight! xxx

Glenda Atkins said...

What an awesome creation, so beautiful and so many details. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Cardmakers for our Anything but a Card challenge.

Courtney said...

This is so cool! I love everything about it. Great project!

suzanne2 said...

absolutely stunning! thank you for sharing it with us at creative inspirations. its beautiful.
Suzanne x

Paddington fan said...

Wow!! What a gorgeous Advent Calendar, so many details! I love it!!
Thanks for joining the fun over at Sparkles Monthly and I hope you'll join us again soon, Love Jacky x

dyeandpigment said...

Beautiful design and creative techniques

TracyM #6773 said...

THANK YOU for joining us at the Crafty Gals Corner :)

Lisa H said...

WOW, this is so fabulous! Thank you for sharing it with us at MMM. =) Be sure to review our rules though so you'll be eligible to win. Merry Christmas!