Sunday, September 15, 2013

Some chocolate-y thanks !

Hi friends,
This post was long over-due as have been meaning to share this for quite some time. I had made these sweet and simple chocolate gift covers with gift tags for my son's teachers this Teacher's day. I have done simple embellishing using papers on the chocolate bars. I have stamped the background for the papers and also used the Prima Damask stencil to create the background for one of the bars. Here's a quick look at them :                                              
                                                                
                                                       
Here's a close-up of the flower I have done on the first bar. This was my first try using the Spellbinder's Rose Creations die and I was pretty happy with the results :)                                                           
These were pretty fast to make and since I had to make them in bulk I did'nt do too much of embellishing as is my style :D
I am sharing these for the current challenge at Beyond grey challenges which is ' Gifting Love '
ETA : These chocolate gift covers got a Honourable Mention at the Beyond Grey Challenges! 

Supplies used :
Base paper- Brustro water-color paper.
Dies :
Spellbinder's Rose Creations die, Spellbinders Foliage die.
MFT Loopy Border die.
Itsy Bitsy Fancy Classic Panels.
Punches :
Martha Stewart Doily Lace punch.
Stamps & Inks :
Hero Arts Good Friends, Hero Arts Antique Brocade, Bo Bunny Geometric Stamp, Kaisercraft Flourish clear stamp set.
Hero Arts Butter Bar ink, Versafine Onyx Black ink pad.
Distress inks -Broken China, Scattered Straw.
Distress Stains- Barn door, Mowed lawn and Peacock feathers.
Prima Damask Stencil.
Baker's twine and Pearls.

Hope you like my simple project. Would love to hear your feedback on it :)
Have a nice day everyone!

14 comments:

  1. Guten Tag, liebe Hussena,
    das ist eine wundervolle Idee.
    Es sieht sehr hübsch aus, und der Empfänger wird sich sehr freuen :-)

    Herzlichst Sophie

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  2. Such lovely chocolatey cards Hussena...Love the pretty rose and the damask stencil...No doubt ur son's teacher would have loved it :)

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  3. Very neatly done...simple and attractive too! Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Nice. Your flowers are gorgeous as usual.

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  5. These are lovely Hussena ! The stamped bg looks like pp !

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  6. They are so beautiful!! The flower is gorgeous - you did a fabulous job!! What an awesome gift idea!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  7. Ooooh...these "dress up" the yummy chocolates perfectly. So pretty! :)

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  8. wow really nice, and what a neat idea !!!!
    Paula

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  9. Hussena!!!!!!!!!!! Those leaves! They almost look like they're blushing! HOW did you do that lady????

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  10. WOW those leaves look so beautiful !!

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  11. Oh wow thats so very attractive ! I mean it takes gifting chocolates to a new level !
    Thanks for playing with us at BGC Gifting love !
    Hugs !

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  12. Wow Hussena.. Beautiful.. this looks really amazing!! :)

    Thanks for joining us at BGC!!
    Love,
    Nikita.. :)

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