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Saturday, 19 March 2011

It's time to Recycle!!!

Hi Guys,
Was talking away to hubby and nearly forgot it's Saturday and time for the challenge,
Hope your in a recycling mood because the Basic Grey Challenge this time is to do just that, it goes great with spring cleaning and all that lol,
I've used an old tissue box which I've covered with Basic Grey Wisteria papers and the butterflies are from from the pyrus pad,
the other recycled thing is the pink ribbon which came from some thing my mum had, how's that for recyling, bless her she keeps all ribbons, buttons and bits and bobs for me,
My flowers are from WOC not to sure about the large flower though sorry,
the butterflies are of course my gorgeous Martha Stewart punch, oval and scalloped oval are nestabilities, and the lace I got from a local market, 
pearls stash, 
machine sewn edges
Challenges

Craft and me ~ Photo inspiration plus Texture
Creatalicious ~ Two tone
Pixie dust ~ go green ~ recycling
If the shoe fits ~ Aquamarine
Papercutz ~ Use any theme, colour you want
Our creative corner ~ recycling

look forward to seeing your projects,
Have fun crafting,
love and hugs Liz xx

20 comments:

Cheryl said...

oh liz gosh what a beautiful box this is just adore the soft colors you have used,hugs cheryl xxxxx

may-chu said...

I love it! almost makes you wanna be sick *wink*

artydoll said...

Thats a clever idea looks really pretty
xx tina

Cathy said...

Love this tissue box Liz, ans Wisteria papers are some of my favourite. Great details and ribbon.
Hugs
cathy xx

Crafteezee said...

Oh Liz is such a post tissue box. Love the idea, was intending to make a square one but now I am rethinking, lol. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me. Hugs Tracy x

D K Crafts said...

Hi Liz. This is such a beautiful tissue box. Love the colours and details. Donna

Lynne in NI said...

Wow Liz, I think your mojo went into overtime with this one! Its absolutely fabulous!

Mandy said...

Hey hunny, good job you remembered I expect poor Jim's ears needed a rest lol.
This is gorgeous hun, I love all the sweet little butterflies and the lace is so pretty
big hugs Mandy xx

Lou said...

Hi! Liz this is so lovely,the colours are very soft and pretty.
Love too the lace and a really great idea.
hugs Lou.xx

Vicki B. said...

What a fun project, love how you covered this! Thanks so much for joining us this week on the OCC!

Julie said...

This is a fab box, Liz!! Gorgeous papers and colours and so many pretty embellies!! Juliexx

Jo (Boots the Monkey) said...

Wow, your tissue box is just stunning Liz, too good for tissues !

Hugs,

Jo xxx

Fleur said...

Stunning creation Liz. very pretty
Hugz Fleur xXx

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

I love it when something can be reused! This is a wonderful project. Makes me want to go around and recover all our tissue boxes! Beautiful job - love all the lace and flowers and butterflies! So happy you came to play with us this week at Our Creative Corner.

gina g said...

Gorgeous creation Liz i love the papers and pretty flowers. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me for our challenge this week. luv gina xx

Diamond Doll said...

A gorgeous tissue box Liz, i love the pretty lace.Thanx for joining us at Crafts and Me this week.
(hugs)
Trish (-:

Vicky said...

Fabulous tissue box great recycling.
Thankyou for joining us girlies over at Crafts & Me, good luck hun.

Hugs Vicky xx

lesleyworth said...

great idea with the tissue box! so feminine and pretty! thanks for playing along with us at the Shoe!

Sarah said...

Hi liz
WOW!! what a beautiful Tissue Box now!! this is gorgeous love all your stitching, ribbon and flowers detail my Mum keeps me ribbons too' have a great weekend chum, lots Hugs
Sarah x

Cheryl said...

GORGEOUS,beautiful soft colours and details!!! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious!!
xx