Friday, January 2, 2009

Bird House Gift Basket

I found these adorable bird houses at Walmart. Of course I had to have one for the cottage.
We are going away this weekend, to visit a friend, so I thought I would do up a gift basket to take along.
I just found a box and wrapped it with paper.
Then I added a bird seed bell with some shredded paper.
I then popped it into a cellophane gift basket bag and tied it with ribbon.
Hope they like it!
I can't wait to hang my bird house up in the spring, I have a few bird houses at the cottage and they are very well used.
There is one that a red squirrel occupies every year, it looks like a log cabin.
I also have one that looks like a train station and is very well used in the spring, when the birds lay there eggs.


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5 comments:

Deb said...

This is the cutest birdhouse I have ever seen! Your friend (and her bird friends) will love her gift.

manicstamper said...

Gorgeous.......absolutely gorgeous.

Deb your blog is fabulous and so are the ones in your Blogs I Follow list. It will be your fault now if I don't get any work done as I will be busy browsing all these fab links.....lol!!!

Hugs
Sheila-x-

Sharon Kay said...

What a darling hostess gift you put together and I know there will be many birds stopping bye to say hi and thank you........ what a good idea. I am having a giveaway so come over and sign up when you have the time..........Sharon K

SJM said...

What a neat idea! It's a change from the more traditional gift baskets. Birds can have a hard time finding food in the winter!

Jenni @ nest to keep said...

The birdhouse is so cute! I love it! And your friend will, too, I'm sure! Have a wonderful day! :)