Handmade Gift FEATURES! {from Winter 2011 Handmade Gift Exchange}

here are the first round of handmade gifts from the Handmade Gift Exchange Winter 2011! so many creative and thoughtful gifts were made! it warms my heart to see the lovely things you made for your “crafty pen pals”.

for those who are new here, i host the Handmade Gift Exchange twice a year. the next exchange will start June 1, 2012. if you’d like a reminder email about when the sign ups start for the next exchange, click below.

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DIY winter wreath

Winter Wreath made by Heartbreak Kids 

felt heart garland made by Northwoods Adventures

adorable apron made by That’s Sew Taylor

scallop bag + accessories made by Sugar Bee Crafts

book page wreath made by Beth Anne Creates

hoop art by Baremorec

owl bags + zipper pouch made by My Craft Journal

frame art made by Life with the Ellwoods

DIY cloche made by Thrifty Finds & Redesigns

that is just a small sampling of the wonderful crafty goodness made for the Handmade Gift Exchange! to see more of the gifts that were made, check out the Handmade Gift Exchange linky party OR the Handmade Gift Exchange Flickr group!

for those who participated in the Winter 2011 HGE, please link up/upload your pics and show off what you made and received! we’d love to see! {and yes, i will be doing writing more posts featuring YOUR gifts!}

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Hi! I'm Linda, the craft addict behind Craftaholics Anonymous®, a craft blog. Crafting is cheaper than therapy, right? When I'm not DIYing something, I can be found taxiing around our 4 crazy kids or working out. Or shoe shopping... because you can never have too many shoes! Happy crafting! ♥

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  1. 1

    Thanks for featuring my rosette wreath and most of all thanks for hosting this exchange! I really appreciate all your hard work!

  2. 2

    Thank you Linda, for featuring my heart garland. Have a lovely weekend!

  3. 3

    I just signed up to get a reminder I’ve been wanted to do this but seems I’m always a day late and a dollar short. Now I won’t be. Thanks for hosting this.

  4. 4

    where do we link them up at? :)

    such a fun project!!!

  5. 5

    I was the lucky girl who got that beautiful Hoop Art project from Chrissy at Boerman Ramblings and I LOVE IT! Thanks for hosting…this was so much fun!

  6. 6
    Jen T

    It’s so fun to see my owls and zipper pouch on your blog! Thank you!

  7. 7

    Such cute gifts – fun to see what was given/received!