Monday, November 25, 2013

Holiday House

 
Hi!
 
Welcome to my November 2013 Papertrey Blog Hop post.
 
The theme is Holiday Houses. I went the gingerbread route.
 
Here's my creation:
 
This was so much fun....here's a close up of my hand drawn window ...
Love the icicles...They're a die from My Favorite Things.
Here's some of the supplies I used:
glitter...of course! The loop border is a die from The Cat's Pajamas.
The only candy canes I could find that were small enough were on designer paper.
I wanted to put little candies all around the door and window....couldn't find any....
so I made them from white cardstock and my trusty 'ole paper punch! A couple layers
of glossy accents took them from flat and dull to rounded and glossy.
 
I think I'll use some nylon thread and make a loop from the roof so I can
hang it on my Christmas tree this year.
 
Thanks to Papertrey for having such a fun challenge!
Oh, by the way, if you'd like to make a house of your own
you can find the pattern here:
 
till next time,
Doni


20 comments:

  1. This is adorable! Love all the icing on the roof and how you used dies to perfection.

    Linda

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  2. Oh those icicles! The sweet pink curtains! And all the gingerbread fun! LOVE!

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  3. This is so yummy looking! It really does make me think of one of those edible gingerbread houses! Great job! :0)

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  4. Good enough to eat! Love the frosting swirls and the amazing sugary detail on the roof!

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  5. Darling gingerbread house. love the windows.

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  6. SOOO CUTE!!!
    Have a GREAT day!!

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    1. I love it!! The roof, the icicles and of course the glitter! Oh, I just love it! Awesome job!

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  8. Wow the detail is awesome! Great gingerbread house!

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  9. What a sweet little gingerbread house. Love all the different elements.

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  10. Way cute!! I love your little gingerbread house! Love the detail on the roof and the loop de loop trim!!

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  11. How fun and adorable this is, Doni!! I adore your handdrawn window and all your sweet gingerbread-house-like details!! (Nice to meet you! I love the name of your blog!) Hugs, Darnell

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  12. Oh myyy, this is the cutest ginger bread house, Doni...Love the curtains in the window, the trim on the roof, those icicles ~~ too adorable!

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  13. This really makes me want to do one now! It came out gorgeous!

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