Santa Delivers with Boyish Charm

December 19th, 2018 in blog, projects     
suewhitney Sue Whitney, editor
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Santa tied my our Christmas bell to the handle of the scooter with ribbons and greens. That Santa...hes a detail oriented kind of guy!
This is truly a magical, little red Radio Flyer scooter. Its cherry! Little Red Radio rode all the way to Minnesota from Ohio. JMS contributor Miss Kathy gifted me with this little beauty and I have been itching to put it to good use. Thanks a bunch, Kath!
Santa pops a wheelie.
Red, sleek, and ready to fly! My guess is this will be taking a few laps around the house after the gifts have been unwrapped. Youre never too old for a scooter.
The gifts are boxed in plain craft packing boxes. No wrapping paper required. They are secured to the scooter with ribbon making for easy manuvering at 4 in the morning.
Radio Red will be tree side come Christmas morning with the appropriate vintage initial!
Ding, dong, ding, dong.....Christmas bells are ringing!
Santa tied my our Christmas bell to the handle of the scooter with ribbons and greens. That Santa...hes a detail oriented kind of guy!

Santa tied my our Christmas bell to the handle of the scooter with ribbons and greens. That Santa...he's a detail oriented kind of guy!

You've seen delivery for the daughter in your life's one for the son in your life. Scooters just make me think of little boys so this seemed an obvious choice for gift presentation for boys.

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Comments (14)

starlvr writes: I want that scooter, too cute & all decked out for Christmas...I can't wait to see how you deck it out for the fourth of July...maybe some flags? Posted: 6:16 am on January 3rd
RustyDiva writes: I want to have Christmas at your house! Great creative idea from the Queen herself ~ obviously love the sled and love even more your use of it!!!! Lucky lucky son!

Kenda Posted: 11:35 am on December 9th
JunkArchitect writes: What an inspiring way to deliver gifts. Your kids are so lucky to have such a creative mom.

Posted: 2:14 pm on December 7th
junkermidge writes: Love, love, love it! Now you're giving me some ideas. I have a red vintage pogo stick. Hmmm.....
Midge Posted: 9:35 pm on December 6th
chippingcharm writes: Too much fun...both your gift carrying ideas are great! Love, love love...Laurel Posted: 7:40 pm on December 6th
fellowjunker writes: SPECTACULAR!!!! You AMAZE me!!
xojanis Posted: 12:13 pm on December 6th
shabbychick writes: Hey Sue - So glad you're able to put the scooter to good use - and what better way than a special delivery on Christmas morning?

Your packaging is perfectly "cardboard chic" - and the ribbon and bell are just the right touch! What lucky kids - I'm sure they never know what to expect from you!! :)

Keep up the happy holiday ideas - we love 'em!!

Kathy Posted: 8:34 am on December 6th
berton718 writes: Sue, What a lucky boy your son is!! I know he will be happy to see his gifts presented in this very creative way. Thanks for the great ideas!! You're the BEST!! Posted: 1:22 am on December 6th
birdcolor writes: Another great way to deliver the gifts! Great scooter. Posted: 11:55 pm on December 5th
alicemom writes: Another fine example of your talent with goodies/junk!
smiles, alice Posted: 6:56 pm on December 5th
Grasshopper22 writes: How wonderful...I just love that scooter!! Posted: 9:13 am on December 5th
Heavenly_Treasures writes: Sue,wow what idea's you have.You are one special Lady. Your kids are so blessed to have a Mom like you. That Skooter is precious.I really remember them and I even had one.The colors are out of sight.I can't even imagine what your house will look like during the holidays.I just want you to know how blessed I am to have a friend like you. Your ideas are out of sight.A special love blessing to you and your family.GOD BLESS ROBERT. Posted: 8:50 am on December 5th
itsnotjunk2me writes: Ooooooohhhhhh it, love it, love it! Your decorating ideas are to die for, miss suzy Q! The scooter is in perfect vintage condition- what a sa-weet and special gift from miss kathy. When I grow up I want to be just as talented as you! (I may have a long way to go- haha) LIke sharon said...keep those ideas coming. ~judi ;) Posted: 8:48 am on December 5th
grannijo writes: Sue you have done it again!!!...can I be one of your children? could be one of mine! both your daughter and son's gifts...what neat the wrapings!...keep the neat ideas coming! are sooo sharon Posted: 7:56 am on December 5th
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