Saturday, June 20, 2009

Baby shower gift

I'm going to a baby shower today for a friend of mine - can't wait to see her with her pregnant belly!! I made her a mini scrapbook to hold a picture from each of the baby's first 12 months and a page for writing down milestones or notes of things she wants to remember. And I also found the cutest onesies with jungle animals and was looking for a cute way to package them. I had purchased a Papertrey Ink template a few months ago and thought it would be the perfect holder for these onesies! I just rolled up each onesie so they would all fit in the box and tied some ribbon around them to keep them from drooping.

I used the colors from the onesies as my guide and found some retired designer series paper with the same colors! It's actually a winter-themed paper, but I think it works just fine. I hope she likes it!!

Stamps: Baby Feet (All Night Media)
Cardstock: Old Olive, Kraft, Whisper White
Ink: Old Olive
Accessories: Frosty Day designer series paper (retired), Tangerine Tango striped grosgrain ribbon, hemp twine, crop-a-dile, "From the Office of" template (Papertrey Ink)


Amy's Stocking Stuffers said...

Beautiful color combos! Your friend is going to be amazed!

Lynn Put said...

This is such a darling baby gift! I love the colors and the way you packaged these onesies! I'm sure your friend will love the mini album and gift!

Kathy W said...

super cute box and so nice of you to make memory book- new mom is always too busy to have time to scrap

Unknown said...

I bet everyone was just Wow'd by this adorable gift! Good combination and creative packaging. TFS!

Cindy Malone said...

Marilyn, you have out done yourself this time! What an awesome gift and the color combo is awesome ;-D



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