Friday, April 15, 2011
Easter Duck baskets
The box is made from Nesties Mega Rectangles - 2 of them, laid landscape and scored at 1½" and 4½", then along the bottom, which is the longer side, score at 1". On the bottom 1" side cut on the 2 vertical score lines up to the 1" mark and fold boxes in making 2 halves. Tape and pop together. For the handle I twisted some twine, punched a hole on either side and knotted the twine on the inside.
For the duck I was wanting to get my Cricut out to make it but as I was in an ankle brace and using 2 crutches that day I could not manage it by myself, so I went to plan B which was to make a duck up using punches. Normally I would have a look on my computer to see whose design I could copy but I actually made this one up all by myself. The recipe is as follows :