Friday, December 1, 2017

Merry Little Christmas Flat Fold Box

It is so nice to have boxes ready to fill during the holidays but they can take up a lot of space. This project is for a flat fold box that you can have completely ready to go and store easily. It is also another example of using black and white for the holidays.

Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

Cardstock: 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 Whisper White plus a scrap of Whisper White for stamping

DSP: Merry Little Christmas (2) 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 and (4) 1 1/4 x 2 1/4

Stamp Set: Tags and Trimmings 

Score on the long side at 1 1/2, 4, 5 1/2, 8
Score on the short side at 1/2, 2, 4 1/2, 6

Here is the video with all of the instructions. 

Monday, November 27, 2017

Hometown Greeting Bag

Black and white packaging for Christmas! Not the traditional colors but it would be stunning under a white tree. This project is very simple to make and using double backed adhesive sheets for the die cut makes it even easier.

Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up except for the black ribbon.

DSP: Merry Little Christmas 6 x 10 1/2

Cardstock: Basic Black 2 x 3
                  Whisper White 2 x 2

Double backed adhesive sheet 2 x 3

Stamp Set: Hearts Come Home

Framelits/Edgelits: Hometown Greetings and Seasonal Tags

Ink: Black Memento

Score the long side of the DSP at 2, 5, 7, 10
Score the short side of the DSP at 1 1/2

Here is the video for the complete instructions

Friday, November 24, 2017

Seasonal Chums Candy Cane Holder

Here is a perfect project to make as a classroom gift, table favor or a Christmas Party. Plus it would be a great project to do with your children or grandchildren.

Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

Cardstock:  Whisper White 2 1/5 x 5 and 2/12 x3

DSP: Be Merry 2 1/4 x 2 1/4

Seasonal Chums Stamp Set
Seasonal Tags Framelits

Colored Pencils

Score the 2 1/2 x 5 in Whisper white on the long side at 2 1/2. 

Here is the video.

How cute they look decorating a tree!


Monday, November 20, 2017

Seasonal Chums Gift Box

Rudolf is hiding gifts in this small gift box for the holidays. This would be a great girlfriend gift as it will hold 2 different types of lip balm and chocolate. 

Supplies: All supplies except for the jingle bells are from Stampin Up

Cardstock: Cherry Cobbler: 6 x 10 3/4 and 3 x 3
                   Whisper White: 1 x 4 and 3 x 3

DSP: Be Merry: 3 1/4 x 3 1/4, 5 x 3 1/2, 5 x 2 1/4 and 4 pieces 3/4 x 1

Stamp Set: Seasonal Chums

Framelits: Stitched Shapes

Blendable Markers

Small Jingle Bell

Score the 6 x 10 3/4 cardstock on the 
     long side at 1 1/4, 4 3/4, 6/ 9 1/2
     short side at 1 1/4, 4 3/4

Score the 2 1/4 x 5 DSP on the long side at 2, 2 3/4, 3 1/2

Score the 3 1/2 x 5 DSP on the long side at 2 1/4, 3, 3 3/4

For details on assembling the project view the video.


Friday, November 17, 2017

Trim Your Stockings Candy Cane Holder

A cute stocking filled with a candy cane would make a great treat for classmates or as a table favor. You could even drop it in the stocking that was hung with care. The project is simple and quick.

Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

Cardstock:   8 1/5 x 5 1/2 Garden Green
                   2 x 2 Whisper White (I used paper backed with an adhesive sheet)

DSP: 4 x 4 Quilted Christmas

Ribbon: Quilted Christmas

Framelits: Trim Your Stocking

Stamp Set: Tags and Trimmings

On the long side score the cardstock at 4 1/4. Fold and burnish. Using the Big Shot lay the stocking die over the folded edge and cut. See the video for full details.