Monday, 14 November 2011

All Wrapped Up for Christmas

Good evening to you all in the land of blog
At the weekend, got the opportunity to create another bottle cover for another of the colleagues at work, went for a Victorian Vintage feel on this one with the plums and olive greens along with the golds, felt it worked really well, especially with the papers chosen.
I gave the whole creation a spray over with some glitter lacquer, it gives it really Christmas feel.  The flowers in the main are from Wild Orchid with some from local craft shops, the ribbon was a freebie from Wild Orchid and the leaves are a die from Grimsby Crafts.  The tag is a nestie and such a pretty one too. The base is a Marianne fancy circle die.

Now if you have not noticed, although I am sure you have my new 600 follower candy has been posted and you can enter this here . I would like to welcome all my new followers  and wish all my followers luck in the 600 follower candy.   

As always and very importantly I would like to say thank you to all my wonderful visitors who take the time to leave such inspirational comments on my blog, allowing me to hop back over to see your own beautiful work. THANK YOU!! 

I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges and thank Feline for your assistance as always

Heart Song Inspirations - Gold or Glitter
Hooked on Craft - Die cuts or punches
Karens Doodles - Anything but A card
Make it Monday's - Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy - The Colours of Winter
2 Sisters - Anything Goes
CES - ribbons and Roses
Digi design - Ribbon and bows
Totally Gorjuss - Christmas Traditions (drinking with friends)
Mami Doodles - Christmas
Crafty Ribbons - Anything But a Card
Crimbo Crackers - Make it Sparkle

Hugs and Enjoy the rest of your evening
Kate
xxx



36 comments:

mags said...

This is lovely Kate. Anyone getting one of these from you is a very lucky person indeed. Very special.
Mags
x

sam21ski said...

Great colour combo Kate, the gold really finishes it off nicely

Sam xxx

KarinsArtScrap said...

wow kate beautiful decorated bottle off wine, great and fabulous roses.

greetings karin

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow this is stunning.. i just love the deep colours
Lisa x

Becky Dunham said...

Oh my goodness Kate - this is gorgeous! I wish I was your colleague :) Would love to know how you made the base - do you have a tutorial? Thanks for sharing this amazing creation!

Love crafts forever said...

Yoo-Hoo!!!! Did you miss me yet???? Lol. Send it over, looks like that Vine is totally my taste. Hahaha. Absolutely gorgeous gift Kate. Thanks for playing at Whoopsi Daisy.
Hugs Nataliya

Pinkllilac said...

Beautiful creation Kate love the colours and your gorgeous design, it looks terrific.
Hugs Linda

Michaela said...

gorgeous!
Michaela xx

Sandra said...

Hi Kate, This is so beautiful and what a fabulous idea :) Sandra H

Debbie said...

Love the colours Kate. Beautiful.
Debbie x

Dragonlady said...

Amazing creation Kate, just love it.

Hugs Ali x

Sandy said...

What a fab way to dress up a bottle - it looks stunning, gorgeous colours and lots of detail.
Love the nestie cut in the gold too.
Sandy

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Kate, love the colours.
Wendy xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Absolutely gorgeous bottle cover Kate, I like all those roses and the ribbon,
Kevin xx

CraftyLoops said...

Ohhhh Kate this is so stunning. What a gorgeous gift this would make. Its really beautiful. Lee xx

Sue said...

This is stunning Luv Sue x

coops said...

oooooo wow.this is fantastic kate.love the yummy rich colours and details.stunning gift idea :D

xx coops xx

Dr Sonia S V said...

Kate how glamorous you have made the bottle into!!
Cheers
Sonia
cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Shirley-anne said...

Hi there Kate .
Inspiring ! Beats wrapping the bottle gifts LOL
Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday
Shirley-Anne

Sharon said...

What a beautiful Christmas decoration for that bottle of wine. Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Gorjuss this week. hugs Sharon

Karen said...

Such a gorgeous gift idea, I really like this.
Thank you for joining us at Make it Monday this week.

Hugs Krafty Karen - DT for Make It Monday.



Remember, to leave a comment for the other entries & be sure to mention you saw
them on Make It Monday.

CARLA PREDIGER said...

wonderful work, Thanks for joining us at Christmas Inspirations challenges.

CARLA PREDIGER said...

Wonderful project. Thanks for joining us at Christmas Inspirations challenges. Hope you will join again this fortnight. A new challenge started today.

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Wow! This is really stunning. Love those deep red flowers against the green. What an awesome way to dress up a bottle.
Thanks for joining our 'victorian' challenge at Totally Papercrafts this week.
Caroline xxx

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Oops, forgot to add thanks for joining our 'roses and ribbon' challenge at CES this week. :-))
Caroline xxx

Shannah said...

Absolutely beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Heart Song Inspirations Challenge! Hugs, Shannah xox

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so gorgeous and looks too good to disturb. Thank you for joining us at Karen's Doodles this week and good luck.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxx

Tip Top said...

What a great idea! I'd be tempted not to open the bottle! Thank you for joining in at Crimbo Crackers – hope you can join me again for the next challenge! Crimbo Crackers

Wendy Colledge said...

Wow !! What a gorgeous project. So stunning ..I love it!
Thanks for joining us at the Mami Doodles challenge.

Ginny said...

GORGEOUS, thanks for joining us at Karens Doodles :)

Arline said...

So stunning! Love the colours and it makes a bottle of wine look so much more! So talented hun!xx

La Vikinga said...

Beautyfully decorated bottle!

I'm hosting the challenge at Crafty Ribbons so I enter to look at all contributions but no time to make large comments on everything beautiful I see!

La Vikinga

Tessa en Anke said...

Gorgeous creation. Love your details.
Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons.
xx

Hanneke said...

This is a great creation! Love the flowers. I recently made a big tag for a wine bottle as a present, makes such a great gift. I saw your creation on MIM. Hugs, Hanneke

Donna said...

Beautiful bottle cover and such pretty added detail. Thanks for joining in last weeks CES challenge :) Donna x

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

Absolutely stunning Kate, Love the ribbon! Thanks so much for playing at WHOOPSI DAISY this week:)

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