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Father’s Day Blog Carnival

Happy Father’s Day!

With Father’s Day just a couple days away, here is a great list of projects to make for the special father, step father, uncle, grandfather, or father figure in your life. These are great handmade gifts for the men in your life and would make wonderful gifts for any day of the year.

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And please, if you are listed below, don’t forget to share this link on YOUR blog and with your friends to complete the circle of crafty love. Thanks to all who participated and shared your wonderful ideas!

Gennifer has a cute little gift pale complete with tie on the Stampendous Blog.

Why not recycle those old ties and make these great coffee cozy like Jenny did.

Rachel has some great ideas of ways to spend time with dad on his special day.

Fold your paper into a cute little business shirt like it is featured with Martha Stewart.

This card from Patti uses the Cricut Gypsy and Expression and she even has a video to show you how.

Jen’s card features stitching for that extra special touch.

You can use a little freezer paper and your Cricut to make this great apron for dad like Dana did.

This handmade car kit is a perfect dad or gift for that special man in your life.

There is a great idea on Julie’s blog for making a special keepsake box.

This great card from Wendy has a pocket sentiment and she uses embossing paste to make it extra special.

Cheryl’s card features very delicate paper quilling.

Lots of great Cricut card ideas featured on the Pink Stamper Blog.

Sure, Cathy made a great card but she also created a very masculine coaster using stamps and Copic Markers.

Sheri’s Father’s Day Card features striking rich colors.

You can create an airbrush affect on a picture frame as a gift for dad like Vicki did on her blog.

Father’s are a treasure and Cindy says so on this cute handmade card.

Leigh’s card says that Dad’s rock on this cute greeting.

Sheri features a couple great card ideas for that special dad in your life.

This card from Anne uses Spellbinders Nestabilities.

Taylor’s stamped card for her daughter to give this year is so cute!

Tina’s made a wonderful interactive card this year complete with free wood digital paper.

Theresa will show you how to color a great stamped image with a Copic Marker tutorial on her blog.

Recycle your pop top can into a cute little gift for dad like Rebecca did.

This manly card on Betty’s blog should inspire some new ideas this year.

Janelle shows off her self standing card on her blog.

To accent all the layers on her card, Wynneth uses Tim Holtz Distress Ink.

Kate’s card has a unique shape that would be cute for many other occasions.

Danielle’s Rootin’ Tootin’ card is cute and has a great technique for making those brads look like nails.

Use your Big Shot and some stamps to create a great tool card for dad like Dee.

Vickie’s Pergamano technique using parchment paper makes for a very striking card.

Katy has a few great card ideas featured on her blog.

CraftSanity has some great gift ideas for kids crafts complete with a video.

This Copic colored card from Linda features the cutest embellishments.

Katy has some inspiring cards on her blog that are sure to make dad smile.

These simple designs from Paula would make a great layout for any card.

On Esther’s blog, she’ll show you her great CD/DVD holder project using the Bind It All.

Raquel has a card with dimension on her blog with just a hint of sparkle.

This is a great Kid Craft to make for dad that he will treasure forever.

Etsy features some great ideas on their blog including a paper wallet.

What are you making or doing for dad this year? We’d love to hear about your projects, crafts and plans. Share your great project links!

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4 Responses to Father’s Day Blog Carnival

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    janine June 17, 2010 at 1:48 pm #

    Thank you so much for all of these links for Father’s Day stuff!! Can’t wait to look through all of these—I just get a kick out of how creative people are. The crafters out here always amaze me 🙂
    Thanks also for the My Favorite Things link (and also the discount code!!). There is so much out here on the net that sometimes I forget where I’ve seen something. I had been wanting to check out these new dies they have but I had forgotten the name of the company—I know, shame on me! Thanks again!!

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    John June 18, 2010 at 12:05 am #

    I would like to share a tip I just found about a discount gift card exchange called abcgiftcards.com . You can buy sell and trade gift cards at discounted prices from all National retailers.

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    Jan Castle June 18, 2010 at 1:11 pm #

    made a “tie” on a shirt card for Dad…really cute!

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    Fathers Day Ties June 5, 2011 at 11:31 am #

    lol at the coffee cozy idea above …

    Recycled Necktie Coffee Cozies… i wonder if thats a “green product” for my carbon offsetting :p

    and to think i got here by looking for ‘Fathers Day Ties’ :p now im might have to make a Fathers Day Coffee Cozy instead !