Friday 1 February 2013

Digi Haven DT Project - Valentine's / Love

We have another new challenge for you over at the recently relaunched Digi Haven challenge blog, this time our theme is "Valentine's / Love".  Don't forget you can now play along with any digi, as long as it follows the theme, not just freebies.  The DT are all delighted with the success of our new look blog and we'd love you to come on over and play along.  Our sponsor this time is My Graphico who are offering a digi stamp set to our randomly chosen winner.  The DT were lucky enough to be given an image to play with, I chose this super cute bear to make a Valentine's gift for my hubby.
I saw these cute gift pouches being demoed by Geraldine Carruthers at her last Docrafts demo in Howden's and just has to give it a go.  She had biscuits in the middle and tea bags in the pockets, but I decided to put some Thornton's chocolates in the middle and I'll pop an I Tunes voucher in the back pocket.
The image was coloured with Promarkers and I used my new Papermania Me to You Valentine's papers (oops, more new papers, but I must be down to my last 10000 sheets and I wouldn't want to run out!) to mat onto the plain red cardstock I made the pouch from.
I can see me making loads of these for birthday presents, I think they're the perfect way to give a voucher and a sweetie and they're quick and easy to make.  A little tag with a message or sentiment  popped in one of the pockets would be a nice, personal touch too.
I'm entering this project in the following challenges -
Delightful Challenges - red and white
Milk Coffee - Valentine's
Sarah Hurley - #77 - anything but a card
Crafty Creations - #207 - anything but a card
Going Grey With Scrap Creations - Valentine's
Ready Teddy Go - #19 - love
Digi Makeover - #73 - hearts
Brown Sugar - #27 - red and hearts
One Stitch at a Time - #148 - use a digi


  1. Stunning! What a FABulous idea...LOve your colours Wendy and the cutest of bears.

  2. Great idea Wendy and your little gift bags are gorgeous.
    I won't make the demo tomorrow, Alistair needs the car, so I'll have a crafty day at home, take care, kate x

  3. This is gorgeous Wendy, I like the papers you used
    Kevin xx

  4. great make and papers and i love that ted!Thanks for joining us for our ‘Love is in the Air’ Challenge at Ready-Teddy-Go! Hope to see you again soon x
    Debbie Dt

  5. This is such a wonderful idea, Wendy! Really cute gift pouch!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  6. Very nice, lovely treat holder. Thank you for joining Delightful challenges.

  7. So cute..
    Glad that you playing along with us at Brown Sugar.

  8. Beautiful....thanks for joining Brown Sugar!

  9. Wendy, this is absolutely darling! LOVE your coloring and what a super fun treat holder! Have a great weekend! :)

  10. Beautiful gift. Thanks for playing at OSAAT.
    Hugs Nataliya

  11. This is gorgeous-such a cute bear!Thanks for joining us at Sarah Hurley's Challenge Blog.

  12. So when can I expect this to arrive? You can skip the itunes card and just add more chocolate. LOL. This is a fantastic project. Your design, papers, coloring, attention to details ... all of it ... just awesome.
    (♥◠‿◠)LOVE that YOU (◠‿◠♥)
    .•:*¨`*:•.Are a DT Member.•:*¨`*:•.
    ♥ Denise @ Digi Haven ♥

  13. What a great creation, love the image and papers. Thanks for joining in with Ready-Teddy-Go this month. Hugs, Claire x

  14. Love this project! Great gift idea! Love the papers u used and the coloring is fabulous!
    Hugs Sandra

  15. What a fab project Wendy - just love this idea -thank you for playing at Delightful challenges this week hugs Judith x

  16. Oh this is sweet, thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley this month.
    C xx

  17. Fun project Wendy, so thanks for sharing it with us. Love the coloring of the bear too and the simple, red, white and black.

  18. This is a fab treat bag Wendy!! Great project Lisa xx

  19. How fantastic is your card? It is lovely.

    Thanks for joining us at Ready-Teddy-Go Challenge.

    Anne-Marie x x


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