After finishing the knitting - a lovely hat, the pattern for which you can find HERE
Next I stamped a piece of kraft paper, using Penny Black stamps, from the 'Nine Lives' set. This set is a favourite of mine...the heart is from another unrelated set.
Next I folded a gift bag using an empty cereal box that was a good size for the hat.
I folded it flat so that it looks like a gift bag
And in went the hat, wrapped in tissue paper
Some holes in the top of the bag allowed me to tie ribbon through and attach a gift tag to.
For the gift tag I used an image from the Penny Black set 12 Days Of Christmas. This set cracks me up! I could not find it on the Penny Black site, so I think it may be discontinued. The link is to Amazon.
Seeing as the project features knitting, I thought the 'Turtle Dove' perfect for my gift!
I sure hope my friend likes and enjoys her gift!