Friday, March 6, 2009

Easter's on it's way...

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It's the 6th of the month so that means that us Limelight Chicks have a project for you!
This month it's Easter Baskets!

I have TWO projects to share with you AND a fabulous promo starting TODAY at
Limelight Papercrafts!

1st up is this little paper basket and notecard.
I saw something similar recently on a blog and can't find it now for the life of me so I just did my own thing.

I cut a piece of dp from the Basic Grey Urban Prairie 6x6 pad into six 1 inch strips.
I stacked them on top of one another, punched a hole at each end, attached Bittersweet brads...and then pulled the papers apart until I had a basket shape.

I used the 5/8" textured ribbon in rose/pink for the handle and bows.

Next up is a coaster basket!

Again, I used papers from the Basic Grey Urban Prairie 6x6 pad.
For some sparkle on the 'front' I added rhinestones to the butterflies on the paper!

I tied the coasters together with sheer white polka dot ribbon.

The handle is pink satin scalloped edge ribbon attached to the coasters with Bittersweet brads.

EASTER EGG PROMOTION at Limelight Papercrafts!

With each and every order (regardless of amount) through Easter
Sunday, Limelight will be sending out a plastic Easter egg filled with
They could be filled with ribbon, stickers, Cat’s Eye ink
pads, small stamps, buttons, Dew Drops, Shimmerz, and more!
A few will have some “big prizes” written on slips of paper!
There will be no rhyme or reason to which egg goes in an order.
We’ll keep it as random as humanly possible!

Now, off you go to see the rest of the Limelight Chick's Easter Goodies ~
Limelight Papercrafts Blog ~ Mandy
Live, Laugh, Love, Create ~ Lorie
My Little Creative Escape ~ Lisa
The Inked Spot ~ Ryann
{the lakeshore stamper} ~ Becky
My Reality ~ Lee
Toy's Haven ~ Holly
Caffinated Cropper ~ Amy


Lorie said...

Oh. My. Gosh! Those are absolutely fantastic!!

Amy said...

ok...both of those are just amazing...AND you used my favorite paper!! Holy Mackerel!!

Lisa H. said...

seriously? OMG, these are both just fantastic! love the papers!

Becky Carafa said...

Wow!!!! These are both just stunning! Great great designs, love the paper and ribbons!

Mandy said...

GREAT! i can't wait to try them out!!! thanks for the great ideas.

Jamie Kaufmann said...

the baskets look as good as the chocolate! and that's saying a LOT...coming from ME! :) I LOVE CHOCOLATE! great job, jen! now off you go to that LSS.

Michelle B. AKA JustPaintingAround said...

Love that yellow basket JenMarie! You were pretty smart to figure out how to do that!

Ravengirl said...

Both baskets are adorable, but I have to say I love the coaster basket the best!

Olde Country Creations said...

These are fabulous! I adore the coaster basket. Awesome paper choice. Thanks so much for sharing!


Katie Renz said...

Cute, cute, cute! Great job.