Welcome to the ABC Christmas Challenge Blog

The aim of our challenge is to help us avoid the Christmas Stress and rush to have all your cards ready! Our monthly Challenges are themed, We hope you will join us and have at the very least have a few cards in time for Christmas Please Read the Rules, and remember that you can enter our challenges as many times as you like and combine your entries with as many challenges as you like too! Have fun!
Helen, Samantha and the Design team Xx

Wednesday 27 June 2012

M is for Make A Gift

Hello everyone, Kelly here and it's my first time ever to host a challenge! Woohoo!
And what fantastic one we have for you this fortnight with lots of wonderful inspiration from the girlies!

Now onto our new challenge which is:
M for Make a gift
This can be something you have made to give as a present or something you have made to give the present in e.g. bag, box or a gift tag.
Our fabulous sponsors this week are:
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Lacey is on vacation this week, but while she is away, there is a sale over at her store (through Friday).

On to our Special Guest Designers

V Hanging tree decorations and coasters using air-dry clay, so clever, she has some more pictures also on her blog as she made 5 in total! 


DT Call Special Guest Claudia has made these darling felt gift Ornaments
so cute!

DT Call Special Guest Lorraine AKA Mrs B's Blog have made this fabulously
yummi chocolate easel card box!

And here is the rest of the creations from our Design Team

Samantha - Wrapping paper and Matching tag and card

(Check out my blog to see what's inside the wrapping)

Helen - Fridge Magnets with Tags

Lorraine - Tea dispenser box

Lacey - Gift Ornament

Dorte - A candle and a tag, image from Sugar Nellie.

Carissa - Scarf

- Gift Christmas Ornament

Kelly - Earrings made from shrink plastic

Wilma on Holiday...
Bettina - on Holiday...

So get making those gifts! :)


  1. WOW there are going to be some VERY happy people this Christmas with all these AWESOME presents and packaging!! GREAT creations girls! xx

  2. Wow, what a fab array of gifts. Thanks sooooo much for letting me play along this week, it was great fun and made me try something new which is great.

    1. you are welcome Annette the pleasure is ours!! hugs me xx

  3. this IS a challenge! All beautiful examples.

    1. tehehheee But you will have some lovely stuff make for Christmas!! hope you can join in Valerie xxx

  4. Hi,
    Haven't been here in a while but I'm back again. Thank you for a great challenge. Fantastic DT designs :)

  5. These are all great gift ideas! I've already posted a gift card I made on my blog but I've made something else and will link it on Friday! :)

  6. Great to see you girls! Sandy Fabulous I am so pleased you have joined us once again and I look forward to seeing what else you are going to add too! hugs Samantha :0)

  7. Wow! I actually did two things for this challenge this time around! LOL Come check out my 2nd one it's a really cute snowman candy bar cover for a stocking stuffer on my blog (I'll have a tutorial on it on Sunday the 8th) www.sandyscraftycreations.blogspot.com

  8. Oh How Fun Sandy! I have made those Snowmen wrappers last Christmas they are soooo fun! off to see yours too! hugs me xx

  9. Sorry, I linked my tags two times, you can remove one (nr19). Thanks for this loveley challenge.

    XX Inge

    1. No Problem we'll get that sorted thanks for letting us know hunny! and great to see you too! hugs Samantha :0)


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