Thursday, December 1, 2011

Merry Christmas from Kathy's Cottage

I know, December first is terribly early to be opening Christmas gifts. I just couldn't wait!  You know how when you have a giveaway you wish you could send a little something to everyone who comments? I decided, rather than a giveaway, I would give you all something fun. These little boxes are perfect for small candies, cookies or toys. They can be perched on a co-workers desktop, or string ribbon through their hats and hang them on the tree or as a banner!  I made four different Santas and the numbers and they are all available to download on my Graphics page.
 I taped the corners of the numbered signs to Santa's hands for a 3-d effect.
 Make one, or make them all. All you have to do is print, cut out and fold.  Maybe a little glitter around the band of his cap? Some lace or trim here and there would be cute.
Just for you, from me. Thanks for visiting all year long, the kind comments, the endless support and advice.  You all make my life better:>)

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46 comments:

  1. Thank you Kathy. I love a gift that keeps on giving! Perfect.

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  2. These are so cute, Kathy. Did you design them all by yourself?? If so you really must consider designing for some of the online downloadable graphic companies. These are just the type of things they sell. By the way ~ your blog is a pleasure to visit.

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  3. Merry Christmas Kathy! These are so adorable and thanks for sharing!!!

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  4. Oh those are just too cute.

    Smiles,

    Debbie

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  5. How cute these are! You are so sweet to share them with everyone.
    Hugs,
    Penny

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  6. What a sweet thing for you to do!! Love them!!! Happiest Holidays to you and yours!!

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  7. Well, Kathy girl...I am just thrilled to death. Now, do I just get some cute paper and put it in my printer and print them? So cool....
    Thanks so much.
    xo bj

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  8. oops, no link to your graphics page.?

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  9. Oh, thank you, my friend! I love these little Santas. I'm thinking I may print out enough for each of my grandkids to have one when our family gathers for our Christmas celebration. I may figure out something special to put inside or to attach. Just thinking it would be fun! Thank you for sharing your wonderful talent. I love coming here to visit. Hope your holiday season is blessed.
    ~Adrienne~

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  10. Hello My Friend,

    I love these and have already shared them with friends...thank you so much.

    Janet xox

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  11. Oh these are darling! Thank you so much. I know my daughter would love to make these for her friends and so would I!

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  12. So very cute! Thank you for the gift of these designs.

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  13. Hi Kathy
    They are so cute! Thank you. Did you design them?

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  14. These are so adorable, thank you so much! Merry Christmas to you!

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  15. These are darling! :) Thank you and Thanks for coming by and entering the giveaway for the Nell Hill book.

    ~Liz

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  16. This are cute and funny.


    Erika

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  17. Oh my what a wonderful present!
    I love these. They are absolutely tooo cute. I will have to print some for me.

    I hope you are having fun decorating for the coming season.

    have a great day
    Judi

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  18. How cute are these!!!!!?? Totally adorable and they look cute done up with the colors you used.

    You talented girl you!

    xxoo
    Becky

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  19. They are so adorable!! Love them! Thank you SO much!!!
    Michelle

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  20. Kathy
    Oh, thank you. They are so...cute.
    I love early presents. Now I don't have to sneak and unwrap one!

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  21. It took me a minute to realize you designed these!!!
    How cool!
    Happy little guys :) I'll make some!
    Thank you!

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  22. Thank you and happy holidays. These are adorable and perfect for a secret Santa that we are doing for a coworker! karen....

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  23. Very cute! Thank you for joining me at Home Sweet Home!
    Sherry

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  24. Kathy,
    These are gorgeous, and I love how you created the Graphics Page. These would look awfully cute on fabric. Are these your designs? I love them. They are brilliant. Thank you for giving them to us.

    Karen

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  25. Oh how charming these little Santas are! So cute and would be fun to put little goodies inside. :o) Thanks for sharing with us! Wishing you a Merry Christmas.
    love, Trish

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  26. Oh my goodness, those are the cutest boxes I've seen! I'd love for you to share these over at Etcetorize. The linky party is open now: http://etcetorize.blogspot.com/2011/12/make-it-great-monday.html

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  27. These are just too cute. Thank you for sharing them.

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  28. Kathy,

    You are amazing and oh so thoughtful. These are adorable and I am very impressed with your computer skills.

    Thank you,
    Janelle

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  29. These would be perfect for the workspace. Thank you for the offer.

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  30. Those boxes are adorable! I love them. I just may have to try something like that myself! Thanks for sharing these! Would you please share this with my readers for Fun Stuff Fridays linky party? http://www.toysinthedryer.com/2011/12/fun-stuff-fridays-3.html

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  31. I so adore these! Thank you! Mimi

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  32. OMG!! You are the besst!! I love these!! Gotta run---gonna print me some Santas!!!

    Merry Christmas!!

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  33. Merry Christmas. Thank you for sharing such adorable little Santa's.

    susan salyer

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  34. I am always happy to have the chance to see new crafts...LOL Thanks and Merry Christmas!

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  35. I'm featuring your adorable Santas over at Etcetorize! Stop by and grab a button from the sidebar if you like! (http://etcetorize.blogspot.com/2011/12/giveaway-winner-make-it-great-monday.html)

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  36. Wow! You are a Christmas crafting genius! So glad I found your project via Centsational Girl.

    Please stop by for a visit to my blog. I am currently in the midst of a Gifts to Make series.

    Be Merry and Bright!

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  37. These will be perfect for my cookie exchange. Thanks so much!

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  38. These are wonderful! Thanks for so generously sharing your adorable printables! I featured your post as the Free Printable of the Day at the Living Montessori Now Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/LivingMontessoriNow (and on Pinterest). :)

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  39. Danke für diese wunderbare Vorlage!
    Thank you for this wonderful pattern!

    Greetings from Austria!
    Petra

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