Saturday, September 14, 2013

Crafty Chicks September Blog Hop

Hi Everyone!
Welcome to the Crafty Chicks Blog Hop!
This month's theme is Back To School!!
 
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This year my twin daughters started 7th Grade.
Junior High!!
 
It's only been a few weeks- but life in our house has gotten crazy busy!
 
We made a couple Teacher gifts but there are a lot of  "Boy Teachers" this year so crafts don't seem as fun for the girls to give.  :(
They do each have a favorite female teacher (thank goodness!) so these still made their way to school!
 
 
A fun little bag with lots of colored pens and an apple shaped box filled with candy!

The bag and the box were both from the Silhouette Store
Crinkle Ribbon: 3 Girl JAM
Sentiments:  Pink by Design

One of my daughters went out for Volleyball this year.  
She LOVES it!!
I made her this canvas backpack (from 3 Girl JAM).
 
I tie dyed it with Fired Brick Distress Ink and used heat transfer vinyl for the volley ball.
It was a hit!

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12 comments:

  1. Fun teacher gifts! We have only 1 girl teacher, the rest are men! It will be hard this year! Great volley ball bag! Love the color! Carri~Abusybee
    Skittles!

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  2. Such GREAT projects for the teacher; and I agree with the whole 'male teachers & presents' thing... it's not the same as with the girl teachers ;)

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  3. what a super cute bag and box set. love the colors and the volley bag is amazing thanks for sharing.
    abbraddock@msn.com

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  4. Really cute projects! I love 3D projects, so fun to make. You`ll have to share the pattern for that apple box!

    xox krys

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  5. Great projects! Too funny that you have to rethink the whole girly gift giving when boy teachers are thrown into the mix!

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  6. Ohmigosh...I love that apple box! My mom and sis are both teachers...might have to track that pattern down!

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  7. What wonderfully fun teacher gifts! And hey, just because they have male teachers doesn't mean you can make decorative packaging and fill it with candy!! Everyone loves candy!!

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  8. Perfect gift for teacher, Julie! I love the bag :)

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  9. Love the silhouette store. I'll have to watch for these patterns. they are really cute and aren't too gender specific. Great projects.

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