Wednesday, November 9, 2011

My Creative Time's 3-D Wednesday


Emma is starting something new at My Creative Time:  3-D Wednesdays!  Each week she and a few members of the design team will be creating something that is NOT a card or layout!  For my project today I created a little snowflake box full of gift tags.


I began by cutting the box from the Cricut Wrap It Up cartridge at 10 1/2".  I used my Gypsy so that I could hide the score marks.  It's easy to tell where to score this one, and I prefer not to have the little notches cut out.


Once it was cut, I was ready to stamp my background.  To keep the two snowflake halves from getting ink on them, I covered them with post-it notes.  I then created my own background by stamping the snowflake from My Creative Time's Anyday Bingo & Crossword.


The next step was to glitter up my snowflake.  I covered each half with my Zig 2 Way Glue, and then covered them with glitter.


I love how the sparkly glitter makes that snowflake pop!


Tucked inside of my box are these tags.  I made all of them with My Creative Time's Scallop & Stitched Circle Die and the All Around Christmas stamp set.


Each of the images was colored with Copics, and I used the same Zig 2 Way plus glitter technique on Mrs. Claus and Santa's outfits.


On the back of each tag I stamped "To" & "From" with stamps from My Creative Time's Gift Card Sentiments.  Be sure to stop by Emma's blog to see what everybody else created for you today!

Recipe:

ColorBox White Textured Cardstock
Papertrey Ink Rustic Cream, Aqua Mist, New Leaf, & Pure Poppy Cardstock
My Creative Time "Scallop & Stitched Circle Dies"
My Creative Time "Anyday Bingo & Crossword," "All Around Christmas," & "Gift Card Sentiments" Stamp Sets
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
Papertrey Ink Aqua Mist, New Leaf, & Pure Poppy Ink
Copic Markers
Martha Stewart Crystal Fine Glitter
Papertrey Ink Pure Poppy Baker's Twine

28 comments:

  1. Adorable. What a nice gift to receive a box of tags! So sweet!--Pat N.

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  2. SO beautiful,Katie!! The glitter looks amazing on the snowflake!! Love all the little tags! SO cute!! :)
    Hugs,
    Cindy

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  3. Beautiful. This is perfect. Thanks for such a great idea.

    Hugs,
    Kate

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  4. Such a wonderful little gift to give a friend!!! I LOVE it! LOve and Hugs, Cathryn :)

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  5. What a cute little gift...I love everything about it!! Awesome idea!!

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  6. This box is absolutely GORGEOUS!!!! I LOVE how you stamped it up and then glittered the snowflake! IT is PERFECT!!! Hugs- Glora

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  7. OMGosh Katie! I don't even know where to start! I love how you created the background with the snowflake stamp! So easy and clever! I love all your little tags too!
    fabulous job girlie!

    Ruthie :)

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  8. verry pretty box, and the tags are so cute!!!!
    Paula

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  9. This is absolutely awesome. I love it. I may just have to scrap-lift.(lol) Smooches... Felicia

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  10. So pretty!!! Love the glittery snowflake and love that you stamped your own paper! Great job with the tags too. I just love Emma's products!!!! :)

    hugs
    Cassandra

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  11. So beautiful and what a great idea to fill it with tags.

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  12. So cute Katie... You are so sweet to share the sizes ... I love thar glittery snowflake

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  13. katie, that box is soooo darling! the tags are the perfect accent! don't know what happened with the first comment :)

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  14. I love this snow flake box it is stunning!

    TFS

    Diane
    Dorris CA
    france_diane@hotmail.com

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  15. What a cute gift box. Nice idea.

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  16. Love your gift box Katie! That snowflake is all gorgeous and sparkly! The gift tags are to cute and this would make a great gift to give someone! Hugs, Leanne

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  17. Love the box (did you weld the snowflake?). Beautiful!

    great tags!

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  18. My crafty friend that is so cute. Love that you stamped your own background. The tags are so vibrant and cute. TFS.

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  19. The tags you made for the gifts could be used on a scrapbook page.

    Do I give them away or keep them???

    Love the box.

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  20. What a GREAT little gift!!! SOOOO cute...love those cute tags =)

    hugs,
    Sarah

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  21. How pretty this is Katie! The sparkle on that snowflake topper is wonderful! I love the sweet Christmas tags tucked inside--each one is so cheerful and cute! This is one fantastic gift tag box! LOVES it! :)

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  22. So making this for a friend of my for Xmas!!

    Thank you for the awesome idea!!

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  23. OH MY GOODNESS! I just LOVE the snowflake box with the tags! Just adorable!!!

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