Friday, April 15, 2011

second day april 16th of basket case blog hop

welcome to the second and last day of hop I hope you had fun on the first day. I am offering blog candy again today but it is at the bottom of this post. NOw onto my project. this is a easter basket for my girly girl gd. she is four. I have instructions step by step feel free to make one for someone special this easter. hugs now lets get to the instructions
the cart used paisley cart - purse no.3 cut 2 at 8 in in blk out. then cover a sweet n low box with cardstock for strength any color is fine
I chose this brown it is heavy and you wont see it anyway.
now on your blk out draw and mark off so you can do in different colors on your basket
heres what it looks like
here it is glued on purse I embossed before I glued the pieces on
then glue front and back onto box
pieces of the rabbit cut from george. cut 3 in circle, 2 in circle and 1 in circle 3/4 in circle

3 in oval 2in oval now assemble your rabbit and glue to bottom of purse. flower on front of purse is made with forever young cart.
blog candy stamp inks and clear stamps will pick a winner sunday and announce. just leave comment and become a follower if you arent already. real easy.
now onto the hop to see some talented ladies and their wonderful projects.

Hope everyone who hopped with us found something they can make for easter. I enjoyed every comment and all the new followers. This was really fun and turned out well for my first hop.

I want to give a big thank you to Amy over at for all her computer help and a thank you to kacee at for talking me into doing my own blog hop and helping me also. hugs to all and thanks to every one of you talented ladies that joined my hop and made it a success.


  1. Love this!! THank you for the pics and info on how to make this!

  2. Super cute basket Rhonda! Thank you for the how too and thank you for letting me hop with you, I had so much fun.

  3. Love your basket. I am a follower.
    Katsews at gmail dotcom

  4. Wow ... great job. Adorable basket.

    pruttybird at comcast dot net

  5. love bags, boxes, etcc.. excited to see this hop...

  6. Love it, it turned out really great!! :)

    phenis2031 at yahoo dot com

  7. You never cease to amaze me with your talent of recyling ANYTHING and make it look AWESOME! I love this, abosolutely adorable!!! Thanks for an awesome blog hop! You did a great job


  8. sweet rhonda...big hug. i hope you know i have been busy and not around much.
    i finally got here to you and i love how you are managing your blog.
    i also enjoyed your instructions for the easter basket and the minis you are giving away are super fab every time-- if that is possible. you are the best in the mini world. you have your own style and love your creativity.

  9. Love this bag..too are so talented and i have enjoyed being part of your hop.

  10. This is a great basket!!!!!!!
    Thanks for hosting this awesome hop!!

  11. Love what you're doing with these little boxes! Great ideas, great projects!!!

  12. Awesome basket Rhonda! I love the colors and the embossing. Thanks so much for having me on your blog hop!

  13. This is adorable, I would make this for anytime, not just for Easter. I'm going to bookmark this one!!! TFS Loved the hop thank you so much for inviting me Rhonda, I am so honored, I am in awe of all your projects

  14. Oh wow Rhonda this is tooooo adorable....

  15. Another super cute project you are so very creative.

  16. This is fantastic - AGAIN!! You never cease to amaze me the way you can look at a box and "see" something else to create. I love the way you did the basket in different layers. And I LOVE the way you did that bunny, too.
    Rhonda, thanks so much for including me in this hop. I've had so much fun creating my projects - and being inspired by everybody else!! You are such a sweet friend. xox

  17. just love both of your projects! You have always amaze me with all of that creativity. I'm using that bunny for my kids' layout.

  18. Cute project, love the bunny:)
    Sherrie k

  19. Really cute baskets. And I love the bunny.
    Thanks for sharing.


  20. Great project , thanks for the great idea!!

  21. Cute box, thanks for sharing the details.

  22. This is really cute and such a great way to reuse your Sweet'n Low and similar boxes! Very clever! I altered a Truvia box to hold the greeting cards I make... turned out great. TFS! I'm a follower.

    anniebeescraftroom at gmail dot com

  23. Your basket is so cute. Love it.
    cstephenson at q dot com

  24. Great Easter Basket, thank you for the tutorial. Saving all my boxes now.

    Smiles Sher

  25. you are always so creative!! I am loving your creatures made with simple shapes from george:-)
    ikennic at q dot com

  26. These baskets are so cute. Thanks for sharing how to make them.

  27. I'm finally able to start hopping for the second day (um, on day 3? LOL -- It was a rainy, windy day of track meets yesterday)!! This basket is sooooo cute, Rhonda!! You did an awesome job with your projects AND the hop, and I'm soooo thankful that you included me!! Wonderful projects... Can't wait for your next hop!! :)

    PS... Thanks for the shout out -- I'm always happy to help -- Wish I could do MORE for ya!! :)

    Amy :) at
    scrapbookingwithamy (at) gmail (dot) com

  28. too cute - I love to re-purpose items. I just made a mini out of a Pop Tart box.

  29. I love your basket. It's super cute and creative. TFS such wonderful inspiration.

    Christel (Scrappin' Sista)

  30. You are so great at putting shapes together to make a animal. I would just stare at the pile of circles and what not, notknowing where to start lol. Thanks so much for inviting me to join you on this hop!