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Crafting With Kids + Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello! I will be back for the rest of My Favorite Crafty Things series soon… but in the meantime I wanted to share a few teacher Christmas gifts that I put together with my 4-year-old daughter.


[All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. To watch the video in HD on YouTube, click HERE.]

My kids enjoy crafting with me… especially if they get to color. Well today I decided to film some of what we created. These will be teacher gifts for Lila’s awesome teachers. She (age 4) was in charge of coloring and placement – I just followed along!

We used the newly-re-released Simon Says Stamp and Lawn Fawn Merry Christmouse Stamps along with the Lawn Fawn Pizza My Heart Stamps. I figured the pizza images and cheesy mice would be fun teamed up with gift cards to a pizza place. We created a few boxes with the Lawn Fawn Scalloped Treat Box Die (this is awesome) and the Lawn Fawn Small Stitched Envelope Die. Both are perfect for holding a gift card!


It is fun to mix and match stamps to make a gift card a bit more personal. And to get your kiddos involved! Don’t have kids? Offer to help out a neighbor mom or family member to make gifts with them.


Today’s post is also part of a fun blog hop (with some of my favorite friends) to celebrate the re-release of the Lawn Fawn and Simon Says Stamp Merry Christmouse Stamp Set. This stamp set was release for a limited time last year… but by high demand, it is back!


The next stop on the hop is the Simon Says Stamp Blog. See you there!


Want to win a $25 gift certificate to Simon Says Stamp? For your chance, leave a comment below by 11:59pmEST on 11/29/16 telling me if you ever craft with kids. (The winner’s name will be randomly selected, emailed and posted on my “Winners page” after the giveaway closes. International folks are eligible, too!)


Interested in the products I used? To make them easy for you to find, I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except those with an asterisk. As always, this post was NOT sponsored.)