Thursday, January 5, 2012

BFF Open House Link Party #35 and BFF The Messy Roost!

Welcome to the 35th BFF Open House Link Party and the first one of 2012!

I’m looking forward to another fun year seeing what everyone’s up to and being creatively inspired by you all. I had some much fun meeting new bloggers in 2011 and am looking forward to making many new “BFFs” in 2012.

To start the year off right, let me introduce you to the first Blog Feature Friday guest of 2012, Rhonda from The Messy Roost!

I love how she describes her blog so I’ll let her do it:
I believe people are born organized. I, however, was not. Please join me in my quest to turn my Messy Roost into a Tidy Coop.
Rhonda has shared some great projects at previous parties. Here are just a few of her creations. You can get a jump start on Christmas cookie gifts / exchanges by saving cans throughout the year and then dressing them up like Rhonda did:
I’d be thrilled just getting an empty can!

I love this Christmas tree idea she did and it’s all from hole punched holes! I could see doing this idea in other shapes and on cards etc.
Beyond Christmas, I just can’t get enough of topiaries and Rhonda has a wonderful tutorial for how she made these:

And I love how she did this coffee filter wreath and mounted it on a board:

I really don’t believe her roost is messy at all! I hope you’ll go by and visit and say hi to Rhonda!


Now, let’s see what everyone’s been up to in the new year. Just a few rules. Not too many! If you made it , link it. Please no advertising or promotions. And please link to your specific post page. That’s it. Well besides going and visiting other party goers but that goes w/out saying! Party On!



8 comments:

Ms. Redo said...

Thanks for hostessing, I linked about a program that provides dolls for women coming into domestic violence shelters - my kids and I decided to make some of the dolls, great family project. Hugs ~ Mary

adventuresindinner said...

Thanks do much for hosting :-) It's my first time here and now I'm a happy new follower.

Jocelyn said...

I love how she describes her blog too!!! I sure wish I was more organized. Thank you so much for a great party...must go check out some links!!!

Netty said...

Beautiful pieces of crafting.
Wishing you a very enjoyable weekend, x

Messy Roost said...

Thank you so much for featuring me (The Messy Roost) Carol. You are so sweet, that might be why you are one of my most favorite blogs.
Rhonda

Christine said...

Hey there! I'm tardy, but I'm here. And isn't that what really counts?? LOL! Thanks for hosting...<3

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Scrap Max said...

Love this post, and also love Moomin!

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