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Thursday, December 2, 2010

Give a gift - altered frappuccino bottles

The little girls upstairs are from Japan.  They are learning English in school here.  Their mother is learning Italian and speaks little to no English.  The husband who works with my husband speaks Japanese and English but travels.  You see the dilemma.  I started giving the girls little gifts on holidays they would celebrate but are not celebrated in Italy.  Like Halloween.  We have a sweet friendship where the girls get to practice their English and their mom gets a little break.  Here is a picture of them at Halloween:

So these are my gifts to them at Christmas.  And my entry into the Cricut Circle Blog challenge Black Friday.  Use black and at least two cricut cuts.  I have snowflakes, circles, squares and rectangles from Joys of the Season and George.  I love George, you can do anything with George!  Cricut Papers and some stickles.

41 comments:

Summer said...

I am so trying this one. The real plus is I LOVE frappucino's! I will drink up.

Bobbi said...

What a cute gift this is. I am sure they will love them.

Anonymous said...

Are they cute or what?! Oh yeah, and your gifts are pretty cute too! bwahahahah.... I crack myself up! Now I need to go buy some Frappuchino, down it, and make some of these. What a creative soul you are!

Jean said...

How cute are thes!

Crystal aka Caitlynsmommy said...

Oh I want one! I love them! Super awesome!

Ruthie said...

These are just so cute - love them and a great idea!

Kate said...

These make SUCH a great gift! With the clear bottles, they are so bright and fun. I love this idea - and I'm sure those sweet little girls will be thrilled!!

TropicLuv said...

What an adorable gift idea, I really like the snowflakes! The girls are going to love them. They are a couple of cuties! Love Ya, J:)

Kristy said...

These are adorable!

Love your blog and your craftiness! I've left a blog award for you on my blog! Thanks for sharing your creativity!
Kristy @ craftin-on-my-door.blogspot.com

4boysisjoy said...

I know just the person to get those bottles from then I can fill them up to give to the teachers!
Thanks Sis!

Da Shawnna said...

Such a cool and cute idea!! *Love* this!!

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