Monday, 19 November 2012

Crafting up a Christmas Angel...

SHhhhh... but it is a rare moment whereby both my boys are asleep at the same time!!! So, I thought I would do a quick post, showing my latest creation, while they are still in the land of nod!

In my last post, I was looking for ideas for Christmas tree toppers, and seeing as you all were either too shy, too slack or just didn't have any ideas yourselves, I had to do a little research of my own. So I started at the only place there is to start in this technological world and that is of course Pinterest. It did take me a little while but I did find a gorgeous little angel to have a go at and I found her here.

So this pretty little angel is now sitting on the top of our Christmas tree and I am so happy with how she turned out..


(I did change the design of the wings from the original Angel I found on Pinterest. I just cut out one piece of paper in the shape of a big love heart and stuck that on to the back of the base cone, which I think looks pretty good if i do say so myself!)

It wasn't as hard as I thought it was going to be so why not give it a go yourself.

Now I have to go because I just heard my littlest munchkin stirring for a feed - dang - no cup of tea in peace!

x


9 comments:

  1. Very sweet! You did a great job.

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  2. Gorgeous! Love that paper you've used for the angels dress!

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  3. That is so cute and whilst I am not any kind of sewing crafty person, I could give this a go. Thanks for the inspiration. Today I was showing my 3 y o GD a very dilapidated tree angel belonging to my late aunt, so yours tonight has been lovely to see as well. Denyse

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  4. Very cute! Thanks for linking up with FYBF! Don't forget to add the FYBF button :) Cheers, Grace :) x

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  5. Nice to have 5 minutes peace isn't it? Very cute!

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  6. That is gorgeous.
    Me and my sons made angels this week too :)

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  7. Thank you all for your comments! It means a lot to me! I had the paper left over from christmas last year so it was good to get it out again and have a play! I think all angels wether new or old have their special meaning to the people that they belong to.

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