Thursday, December 15, 2011

memories in tyme blog hop christmas

Christmas Hop

Welcome to the "Christmas" Blog Hop!!

We're so happy you could join us for this super-fun hop showcasing cards, layouts and projects that feature everything wonderful about Christmas!!  You'll find an array of ideas throughout the hop -- From decorations to gift ideas and more, we hope you'll enjoy each and every project along the way!! This is a TWO-DAY hop, so be sure to catch both days for maximum ideas (you can find the entire line up for both days at Lynda's Blog)!!

We can guarantee LOTS of SPARKLE and SHINE for this Ho-ho-holiday event... So let's get hopping!!  If you've hopped over from Suzanne, then you are in the right place!!  If you've just popped in to visit my blog or are reading this via email and you'd like to join our FESTIVE FUN, then please CLICK HERE to start at the beginning with Lynda's blog because each stop on the hop is a GIFT!! :)

Now here is my project for the hop, I made mrs claus purse for hanging on the refrig with childrens picture with santa, I started off with those chipboard minis you get at micheals for a dolloar, this way I can make for then one for gifts. I covered purse in cardstock added a leather belt with an old earring for a buckel add a clip on top to hold picture and some merry christmas, santa embellisments, added two heavy magnets on back super easy super cute way to display those extra santa pictures. I will be offering a mini book for blog candy I will pick from the comments thank you so much for checking out my project, now follow the links below and remember to vistit all the stops for max ideas and lots of fun for sure.

Thank you again for checking out my project...  Now follow the links below and remember to visit all the stops for MAXIMUM ideas and LOTS OF FUN!!

Your next stop is: Rhonda H!!

DAY ONE (December 15):

thank you for visiting hope you can join us both day for the fun.  hugs


  1. This is adorable, love it, yet another wonderful project!!

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  2. Hi Rhonda, fantastic idea! Definitely a great gift to make:) TFS

  3. So very cute. Love the belt and the idea to use an earring for the buckles is so smart. Glad to be in the hop with you.

  4. beautiful purse. im suppose to be after you in the line up. seems as if your line up is all wrong.

  5. That is such a fun way to display your children's santa pictures. Thanks so much for sharing. I love how you used an old ear ring for the belt buckle. or
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  6. That earring belt buckle is adorable!!!! Love that you re-purposed a mini album like this!!!

    Glad to be in this hop with you!!

  7. that is so cute! and who would have thought to use an earring for a buckle - awesome!

  8. What a cute ideal! This is a neat way to display a card or photo. I think it would make a great card in itself. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

  9. Rhonda super cute as always! I love the colors! TFS CallyAnn

  10. really cute project for this hop. thanks for sharing

  11. How very, very clever. I love it. I love the use of the earring, so darn clever.

    Just gorgeous!!!


  12. Rhonda, how adorable!!! You always come up with a great-great project!

    All the hop projects look fab too!

  13. What a clever idea - and so sweet, too! I've never heard of a Mrs. Claus purse! I love it!