And there I was thinking that when the children went back to school I’d have more time! I’m now in major clear out mode which is probably a result of the house being an absolute bomb site for the 8 weeks of the summer holiday. That and we’ve been reallocating rooms to new functions and generally wiping the slate clean in certain areas.
Anyhow, moving on :) The start of the new school term always has me turning my mind to autumn and the upcoming holidays. So I thought I’d experiment on some Halloween treat containers. Although Halloween isn’t widely celebrated in the UK our neighbourhood likes to be an exception to the rule and we have over a hundred little visitors to our door. Of course I do like to inject a little craftiness into my treat bags :)
I loved this mummy from There She Goes Hauntingly Delightful set last year and I can see he’s going to be making an appearance again this year too. I had a ball making this treat container and it didn’t take me long but I think I’m going to need to design something simpler for mass production :)
Supplies: Stamps – There She Goes hauntingly delightful, Stampin’ Up four frames; Inks – Versafine onyx black; Card – Stampin’ Up basic black, so saffron, Papertrey Ink vintage cream; Paper – Authentique blissful felicity; Ribbon – Stampin’ Up basic black; Twine – The Twinery; Dies – Stampin’ Up/Sizzix mini milk carton, Lil’ Inker Designs flags & tags; Punches – Stampin’ Up