Tuesday, March 8, 2011

March Pals Hop - Easter/Spring Theme

Welcome to the March PALS HOP! This month, we're featuring Fabulous Easter and Spring projects for your inspiration! You've likely hopped over from Joanna Munster, www.inspiredbystampin.com, I'm stop number 8 on the PALS HOP and I'm glad you hopped in! I'll help you "hop along" from blog to blog where you'll find great ideas for paper crafted creations from the Stampin' Pretty Pals! Should you hop off course, simply click on any of the links in the PALS HOP LINE-UP below and you'll be back on track!

1. Angela R - http://stampinawaywithangela.blogspot.com
2. Barbara Chatzkel -- www.takeoutpaperarts.com
3. Carmen Sublasky - www.creativestamptuary.com
4. Linda Callahan – www.stampinseasons.blogspot.com
5. Martha Stewart - http://www.seasonsofstamping.com
6. Mary Fish -- http://stampinpretty.com
7. Joanna Munster -- www.inspiredbystampin.com
8. Stephanie Uzee --You are here!
9. Dawn Gross http://dawnsthisnthat.blogspot.com
10. Mike Funke -- http://stampin-style.typepad.com
11. Sue Bendinsky – www.mycolorcreations.com
12. Nina Dee - www.deesignsbyninadee.blogspot.com
13. Melanie Collins - http://www.oopsadaisy.typepad.com

I decided to make these cute little treat holders made for the Stampin' Up! Petal Cone Die from the Ocaasions Mini Catalog. I just trimmed off the bottom of the Cone and folded in to make a box.
Here is a close up of how I decorated them. I think these will be given to Candice's Teachers before they go on Easter Break.

Stamp Sets: Easter Blossoms (Occasions Mini CM-122057 WM-121905) & Teeny Tiny Wishes (WM-115370)

Cardstock: Baja Breeze (111352), & Certainly Celery (105125)

Ink: Certainly Celery (105217), & Baja Breeze (111833)

Cool Tools: Big Shot (113439), Petal Cone Die (Occasions Mini 121810), Word Window Punch (119857), Dotted Scallop Border Punch (119275), Crop A Dile (108362), & Paper Snips (103579)
Perfect Touch: Certainly Celery Taffeta Ribbon (1119255), Whisper White Taffeta Ribbon (119262), & Subtles Glimmer Brads (Occasions Mini 121004)

Extra’s: Snail (104332), Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430), Sticky Strip (104294), & Glue Dots (103683)

Hop along for more inspiring ideas from Dawn Gross,http://dawnsthisnthat.blogspot.com , stop number 9 on the March PALS HOP! Thanks for "hopping" by!


  1. I just love the baja breeze and celery together -the Easter basket is so pretty -I think this would make a nice centerpiece for the dining table on Easter Thanks for sharing

  2. y'all are just so creative with these die cuts! Love the basket!

  3. Sweet little baskets! Just adorable!

  4. Very pretty!I like them very much. Such a great use for that die cut!

  5. Always great to find another use for a die! Thanks for sharing.

  6. Such beautiful baskets. Gorgeous colors too. Hugs,

  7. Very cute! I wouldn't mind getting a basket like this myself! TFS

  8. Adorable treat basket. The teacher will love it.

  9. What a great idea for teachers! The colors that you used just speak Spring!!! Beautiful baskets. Hugs, J

  10. These are adorable, Stephanie! I am sure the teachers will love these!

  11. Cute, cute, cute idea! Never thought of cutting it down to a basket. Thanks for sharing.

  12. Fantastic idea for Easter! Those kisses fit perfectly.

    Hugs, M