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Monday, October 7, 2013

A Fall Hostess Gift For Under $5

I adore returning a kindness with kindness. Whether it be a teacher, friend or a co~worker this yummy gift seems to be a hit with everyone.

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Place one coffee filter over the top of the jar. Select two or three long strands of raffia and tie it around the base. Add a tag and spoon and you’re done!

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Has someone recently been kind to you that could use a sweet treat?

Laura

Linking to:

A Stroll Thru Life, Not Just A HousewifeA Bowl Full of Lemons, Salt Tree, We Are That Family, Someday Crafts,The 36th Avenue, Craftberry Bush, Stonegable, The Shabby Creek Cottage, Jennifer Rizzo, No Minimalist Here, Country Cottage, The Shabby Nest, Imparting Grace, My Romantic Home, Common Ground , The Charm of Home, Tatertots and Jello, Funky Junk Interiors, Under The Table and Dreaming

26 comments :

Dawna Motz said...

Love your gift idea...decorated with a rustic fall touch. Who wouldn't love to give or receive that little jar ! Have a great week Laura.

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

What a great gift idea!! I just loveeeeeeeeee it!!!!

Rita C. said...

Laura, it's really cute, but if there's more to the story than the photo, the link of 'Read More' doesn't take us there!

Vel Criste said...

Great idea, love that you used those type of coffee filters!Thanks Laura!

Laura Ingalls Gunn said...

Ok, the rest of the story is viewable.

Lisa said...

LOVE the coffee filters! Who knew? Adorable.

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

You are always so creative and clever. What a great gift. Hugs, Marty

Blackberry Lane said...

Happy Monday, Laura. What a delightful gift to make and share.

Butterfly 8)(8 Bungalow said...

So sweet! You are such a good guest and hostess!

Ceekay-THINKIN of HOME said...

You must never sleep! That is adorable...love the touch of the spoon!!

Amber StepstoSave said...

What a great & beautiful gift! I love the simple touches you added. Hope you have a wonderful day~

Mrs. Santos said...

I was just wondering what to give out for Thanksgiving gifts! Thank you for such a wonderful idea. I especially like the addition of the spoon.

Craftymoose Crafts said...

Beautiful and great for a quick gift!

Barbara F. said...

Love this! xo

Gammy Tammy said...

Laura, I love the 'nature' theme as a wrapping. Just beautiful.

Heather{Our Life In a Click} said...

Such a CUTE idea and I love the packaging..I will definitely be on the lookout for spoons and steal, I mean borrow this idea! :)

SheilaG @ Plum Doodles said...

Love the fall touch to a jar of yumminess- makes even store bought special.

Ms Lemon of Make Mine Lemon said...

What a lovely idea.

Maureen Wyatt said...

I know I would be delighted to receive that as a gift!

Debbie said...

Shhhhh. Just pinned this to my "secret board" so that my IRL pinner friends won't steal the idea first and will be delighted when I gift them. I love this!!

Christine said...

Simple (and great) gifts, with a huge punch for gift wrap.
Winning combination!

Jeanette Ann O'Donnell said...

Nice Laura,I love gifts like this. I wish people would realise that a small gift wrapped prettily is sufficient. x

caseperlatesta said...

Hi! I'm linking from be inspired and I love your idea for a little, great gift! I've pinned it!

Kit said...

What a great idea and so easy! :) Kit

Sherry Thecharmofhome said...

Great idea Laura!

daysease said...

you are just what I needed today. you inspire me to really get creative and use what I have. thank you more than I can say...