Wednesday, 12 November 2008

Advent Calendar

I took a break from making Christmas cards and made an advent calendar for my mum, I haven't given it to her yet so she'll see it here before she gets it~ sorry mum, hope you like it! I got the idea from here but didn't have 24 matchboxes, in fact I had one, so i undid it and used it as a template to cut out 24 from cream card (which is why some of them are a bit wonky so don't look too closely!

Now all I have to do is think of small things to put in it!
The papers I used are from nitwits, lettering is from sizzix Curlie Girlie die set, flowers are prima, buttons are doodlebug, everything else is from my stash.

9 comments:

gina g said...

wow this is fantastic Sarah how clever are you love it. gina xx

Michele said...

Wow Sarah, this is fab! I love it and so will your mum.
Michele xx

Mar G said...

Brilliant!
Bet your Mum will love it ;) x

Vicky said...

Wow I love this Sarah! I would love to make one myself but don't think I have time now! Should have made a start on it earlier! Lol! Great colours, love the papers you've used!
Hugs, Vicky x

Cazz said...

this is great Sarah - well done. I have saved the webpage and will have a good look later x

Faerielore said...

oh my god this is amazin !!!! your mum will love it xxx

Debbie said...

This is great Sarah, what a fab idea. Your Mum will love it! Debbie x

Pauline C said...

OMG this is stunning - how clever! and very cute
Pauline x

The Artists Resource said...

Sarah - this is so beautiful, I love it! Move over 2-D advent calenders! Leona x