Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Oh my Goodies!! Easter Basket Swap




Today I recieved the lovliest Easter Basket from my swap partner, Dolly and it was loaded with easter goodness! I made sure to open it while the kids were occupied, because otherwise, I may not have gotten to take any pictures LOL




The basket itself has the cutest yellow flowers all over it, and it is positively darling!! Dolly made this gorgeous, scrumptious easter art, which is going on my wall, it is just the sweetest ever bunny girl, and my daughter already tried to make off with it...She also included a chipboard book, which I have been meaning to buy, so its like she read my mind :D :D



These gorgeous handmade tags made me giddy, they are so darling, and sparkley, and girly!! Love them to bits, and the candles made the whole box smell soooo good!!



She even wrapped the candies in the prettiest paper, with a delicate paper flower on the front of each one, and a sparkley little center. Too cute!! And the chocolate bunny was wrapped in vintage wallpaper, with the cutest paper trim over it, just exquisite. Love it to bits, Dolly, thank you SOOOOO much!!!!!!

And thanks to my pal Genevieve for hosting such a fun and wonderful swap!!!!

I posted a preview of the goodies that I made for Dolly, and here are the big piccies, LOL Here is the little sugared bunny, in his decorated basket/box


Here is the shadow box, so much fun to make!



Unfortunatley, I didn't take pictures of the basket I sent, I had strep throat and an ear infection, so I was in a hurry to mail it when I got better. I hope she likes it!

17 comments:

Natasha Burns said...

Gorgeous goodies Colleen! Dolly sent some real beauties! I adore the shadowbox you made, it's so fresh and fun!

Jenn said...

How cuuuute!! Swaps are so fun aren't they!? I really adore your bunny shadow box!! Hope you have a great week Colleen!! xox...jenn

Lori said...

Colleen, hope you are feeling better!!! the Easter basket goodies look so wonderful...your shadowbox for Dolly is soooooo cute!!!

Ele at abitofpinkheaven said...

First, your hair is so cute in your sidebar pic, and so are you! Dolly always sends great stuff. She is quite the artist! Have a great weekend and a blessed Easter!

Mary Timme said...

Blessed Easter as we celebrate the raisen King! Such wonderful things you've given and gotten! What a treat to see.

CeeCee said...

I love your goodies! They are so cute and inspiring.
Happy Easter to you and yours!
CC

The Polka Dot Pixie said...

What awesome goodies!!!!

Pearl Maple said...

Wonderful & fabulous way of celebrating Easter.

Monica said...

ooh I missed out on that swap what a bummer , Dolly was a great partner! Love all your goodies!
Hope your feeling better!

Alecia said...

Everything is so pretty! I hope you are feeling better now!

Hugs,

Alecia

Gypsy Mermaid said...

come check out my new swap!!
It is called Enchanted!

toodles-
Sarah

Gypsy Mermaid said...

Hey thanks for joining my swap! Just make sure ya email me your info as requested to be added to the list! the email address is on the swap post!

toodles-
sarah

Britt- Sparkled Vintage Charm said...

cute pics!! love the easter goodies you got from Dolly! xo Britt :-)

Sleepy Hollow Craft Company said...

Collenn, your bunny box is absolutely darling! and I LOVE that shadowbox!!!!
Hope you had a great Easter!
~Jenelle

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