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Friday, September 29, 2017

SPOOKY NIGHT BOX IN A BAG

A classic box in a bag designed to hold 3 fun size bags of M & M candies. Simple and quick to make and they will store flat so that you can start early on these cute treat bags for classroom parties or Halloween parties. 

Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

DSP - Spooky Night 4 1/2 x 9 1/2

Cardstock - Pumpkin Pie 3 x 3
                   Very Vanilla 3 x 3

Ink -  Pumpkin Pie
          Basic Black

Stamp Set - Labels to Love

Black Rhinestones
Shimmer Ribbon - Black

Everyday Label Punch
2 1/4 Circle Punch


Watch the video for full instructions to assemble the project.





HAPPY HALLOWEEN

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Spooky Night Truffle Box

This little box is the perfect size for one Lindt Truffle. It makes a great Trick or Treat gift for coworkers, friends and neighbors. How about having some ready when the moms and dads come knocking at your door with the wee ghosts and goblins. 

Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

Cardstock - Thick Very Vanilla 4 1/2 x 7 1/2
                    Very Vanilla 2 x 2
                    Basic Black 2 x 2
DSP -   Spooky Night 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 (Use at least two patterns. Cut 3 of one and 5 of the other)

Stampin Write Markers - Pumpkin Pie and Basic Black

Punches 1 1/4, 1 3/8 circle punches

Stamps - Spooky Cat

Score on the long side @ 1 1/2, 3, 4 1/2, 6
Score on the short side @ 1 1/2, 3



See the video for the instructions to assemble the box.



HAPPY TRICK OR TREATING













Monday, September 25, 2017

Tootsie Pop Halloween Treat Box

A small little treat box designed to hold a Tootsie Pop. These little holders make great table treats for a Halloween party or to hand out to the little ghosts and goblins haunting your front porch.




Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

Cardstock -   Pumpkin Pie 4 x 5 1/2
                   Basic Black 1 1/2 x 1 1/2
                   Whisper White 3 x 3
                   Very Vanilla 1 x 2

DSP - Spooky Night - (4) 1 x 1

Stamp Set - Seasonal Chums

Framelits - Seasonal Tags

Ink - Pumpkin Pie

Basic Black Baker's Twine

Envelope Punch Board

Score the 4 x 5 1/2 piece of cardstock on
          Long Side - 1 1/4, 2 1/2, 3 3/4, 5
          Short Side - 1, 2 1/4, 2 3/4


Watch the video for full instructions on assembling the box.



HAPPY HALLOWEEN


Friday, September 22, 2017

Trick or Treat Bag

A sweet Trick or Treat Bag for someone special on Halloween. This project is quick and easy and makes a nice treat for someone special.



Supplies: All of the supplies are from Stampin Up

DSP - Spooky Night 4 x 8

Cardstock - Basic Black 3 x 3
                  Whisper White 3 x 5

Stamp Set - The Little Things

Ink - Basic Black
        Pumpkin Pie

Jute Twine

Score on the long side @ 2 1/2, 3 3/4, 6 1/4, 7 1/2
                   short side @ 1



See the video below for all of the instructions to assemble the project





Happy Trick or Treating.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Spooky Night Wood Crate

Howling and haunting jack-o-lanterns perched in their crate carry yummy treats. A simple project made with framelits to cut the crate makes a cute table decoration for any Spooky Celebration.


Supplies: All supplies are from Stampin Up

Stamps - Spooky Cat
              Sweet Home

Ink - Basic Black
        Versa Mark

White EmbossingPowder

DSP - Spooky Night

Cardstock -    Basic Black  8 1/2 x 5 1/2
                    Pumpkin Pie 3 x 3
                    Whisper White  4 x 5




See the video for all of the instructions to assemble this project.



HAPPY HALLOWEEN


Monday, September 18, 2017

Spooky Owl Treat Bag

Add stamping to DSP and you get a cute little treat bag for those ghosts and goblins haunting you.



All products are from Stampin Up

DSP - Spooky Night     4 3/4 x 6 1/2 
                                 1 1/2 x 6 1/2

Cardstock -  Basic Black 2 x 2
                  Pumpkin Pie 2 x 2

Stamp Set - Spooky Cat

Jute Twine

Circle Punches

Ink - Early Expresso

Score on the long side @ 1 1/2, 4 1/2
Score on the short side @ 1/2

The video below gives detailed instructions for making the treat bag.


I hope you enjoyed the project and visit again soon


Happy Haunting

Friday, September 15, 2017

Spooky Night Self Closing Bag

The perfect little treat bag for Halloween night. The self closing top makes this a fast, simple project.





All products used are from Stampin Up.

Supplies:
DSP - Spooky Night 6 x 5 1/4 plus a small scrap of DSP for the jack-o-lantern.

Cardstock - Basic Black 3 x 3

Ink - Versamark

Embossing Powder - White

Punch - Cat Punch

Stamp Set - Spooky Cat

Score DSP on the     
     Long Side @ 2 3/4, 5 1/2
     Short Side @ 1 3/8

Turn paper to the long side with the 1 3/8 score line at the top and the 1/2 score line on the left.

Score to the first score line at 1 7/8, 4 5/8.


See the video for detailed directions







I hope you enjoyed this project.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Spooky Night Pumpkin Latte


Nothing says Fall like a Pumpkin Latte! Halloween, chilly nights and trick-or-treating calls out for a warm, spicy drink. Here is a simple project that would make a lovely treat for someone special.


Supplies:

All products are from Stampin Up

Cardstock -  Pumpkin Pie      6 1/2 x 6 1/2
                                          2 x 5 3/4
                   Basic Black       6 1/2 x 2
                   Very Vanilla      6 1/2 x 1 1/2
                                          3 x 3
                   Whisper White  3 x 3

DSP - Spooky Night  (2) 2 1/4 x 6 1/4

Punch - Everyday Label

Stamp Set - Spooky Cat

Ink - Basic Black 
        Pumpkin Pie

Score 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 @ 1/2, 3, 3 1/2, 6
Score 2 x 5 3/4 @ Long side 2 1/2, 2 5/8, 4 7/8, 5 1/4 
                           Short side 3/8

If you want to score the Belly Band score @ 1 1/4, 1 3/4, 4 3/8, 4 7/8

Check out the video for full instructions for the project

I hope you enjoyed the is project and have a go at making it. See you soon.




Monday, September 11, 2017

Spooky Cat Cup

A fast and easy project that holds plenty of Halloween treats.


Supplies:

Stampin Up Spooky Cat Stamp Set

Stampin Up Cat Punch

1" Circle Punch

1 1/4" Circle Punch

1 1/2" Circle Punch

DSP - Stampin Up Spooky Night 3 x 8

Cardstock - Stampin Up Basic Black 2 x 2
                 Stampin Up Pumpkin Pie 2 x 2
                 Stampin Up Very Vanilla 2 1/2 x 4
Ink- Stampin Up Basic Black

Ribbon - Stampin Up Stitched Edge in Pumpkin Pie 8"

4 oz paper cup with lid (I got mine from Amazon)

Directions:

  • Cut apart one cup to use to make a template. Be sure to add to the length so the ends will overlap.
  • Trace the template on the DSP and cut.
  • Adhere the DSP to the cup with liquid adhesive.
  • Stamp cat in basic black on Very Vanilla cardstock and punch
  • Stamp the sentiment on Very Vanilla and punch with a 1" circle punch
  • Punch a 1 1/4" circle from black and a 1 1/2" circle from pumpkin pie. Layer the circles and adhere to the top of the lid.
  • Adhere the cat to the front of the cup.
  • Use glue dots to adhere the ribbon around the top edge of the lid.
  • See the video for a full tutorial.


I hope you enjoyed the project and visit again soon.


Friday, September 8, 2017

Colorful Seasons Window Box

Add a pretty belly band to a simple box to create a special gift package.




Supplies Needed

Stamps - Colorful Seasons
Thinlets - Seasonal Layers
Cardstock - Crushed Curry 8 1/2 x 6
Fresh Fig 3x3
DSP - Painted Autumn 2 1/2 x 9
Ink - Fresh Fig
Ribbon - Fresh Fig Finely Woven
Clear Acetate - 2 3/8 x 2 3/8
Punch - Every Day Label

Score cardstock on the 
         Long side at 1 1/2, 4, 5 1/2, 8
         Short side - 1 1/2, 4, 5 1/2




I hope you enjoyed today's project.













Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Colorful Seasons Falling Leaf Bag

Giving your homemade cards and boxes some texture brings added dimension to a project. And what could be better than to use products in a different way to achieve that effect. This project is about the dimension on the leaves more than the little bag we will be making.


 This photo shows the beautiful texture on the bottom leaf that was done using a thinlet and a rubber mat. The video has full instructions for doing this process.



 Supplies Needed

Stamps - Colorful Seasons
Thinlits - Seasonal Layers
DSP - Wood Textures 6 x 6
Cardstock -   Pumpkin Pie 3 x 3
                   Crushed Curry - 3 x 3
                   Whisper White - 2 x 2
                   Early Espresso - 2 x 2

Ink - Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Chip, Old Olive
Punches - 1", 1 1/4" circle punches

Score one side one @ 1, 2 3/4, 3 3/4, 5 1/2
Rotate 90 degrees and score @ 1, 4 3/4

To see how this was made view the video.








Monday, September 4, 2017

Painted Autumn Keurig Caddy


Fall pumpkins and a cup of hot cider. What could be better on a fall day. This little caddy holds one Kcup perfectly but could also be used for other small treats.


Stamp Set - Label Me Pretty
Punches - Pretty Label, 1 1/4 and 1 3/8 inch circle punches
Ink - Fresh Fig
Cardstock -  Kraft Cardstock 6 x 11
                  Very Vanilla - 2 x 5
                  Fresh Fig 2 x 2
DSP - Painted Autumn - (2)1 3/4 x 2 3/8
                                    Scrap to fussy cut image for raised effect

Score Kraft Cardstock @
                    Long side - 2 1/2, 4 3/8, 6 5/8, 8 1/2
                    Short side - 2, 4 1/2

Watch the video for full instructions on how to assemble. 





Friday, September 1, 2017

Hello Fall

You know Fall is coming when it's almost time for school to start. Here is a cute little box that could be used as a small gift for a teacher or as a little treat at the end of the first day of school. 





Cardstock - Garden Green 6 1/2 x 6 1/2
                  Very Vanilla 1 1/2 x 3
                  Crumb Cake 2 1/2 x 3 1/2
DSP -          Painted Autumn    (2) 3/4 x 4 1/4
                                             (2) 1 3/4 x 4 1/4

Stamps - Merry Cafe, Merry Little Labels

Framelits - Coffee Cups

Punch - Every Day Label

Ink - Cajun Craze
        Fresh Fig
        Crumb Cake

Score the cardstock
      Side 1 -  1, 3, 4, 6 rotate 90 degrees and score
      Side 2 - 1, 5 1/2, 6



View the video for full instructions on how to assemble the box.