Wednesday, October 9, 2013

MCT October Sneak Peek #3


It's day 3 of our My Creative Time Sneak Peeks!  Are you ready for more?  Today we are sharing the cutest dies ever:  Stitched Scalloped Bow Dies!  Emma has created two different sizes of these dies.  For my candy box today, I used the larger of the two, the Medium Stitched Scalloped Bow Die.  To give you a frame of reference, my box is 4 3/4" wide.


Isn't the bow just adorable?  To get your signature stitching to always be showing in the right place, this die cuts your bow in two larger pieces that connect together, along with a little piece that wraps around the center. 

To make my tag, I used the tag and tab from the Stitched Round Tab, Arrow & Tag Dies and added the adorable little champagne glass, made with a die from yesterday's sneaked All Around Holidays stamp/die set.  The sentiment is from Classy & Fabulous.  I kept the tag clean and simple to go with the clean lines of the box.


Here's a look at the box from the side.  I made this with the Cricut Sweet Tooth Boxes cartridge.  The bow is adhered to a belly band made with a strip of white cardstock that can slide off of the box to open it, without destroying the bow.


And on the inside... yummy truffles from See's Candy!   I sized my box so that the cutout circles in the insert would be just right to hold the truffles securely.  I think my friend who is receiving this will enjoy her little treat!

Sneak Peek Giveaway!

We will be giving away the set we are showcasing each day to ONE lucky winner!  For example, for the set we are showcasing on Monday, we will announce the winner on Tuesday, and so on...

ALL you have to do to be eligible to win is to leave a comment on our blogs!  You are NOT required to comment on EVERY SINGLE blog, but the more you comment on, the better chance you have of winning!

For extra entries, you can spread the word about this release on Facebook, tweet about it, OR even instagram it! #mycreativetime!  GOOD LUCK EVERYBODY, & let's start spreading the word!

Be sure to stop by Emma's blog to see what she and the rest of the design team have created for you today!

Products used on this project, except for the new releases:


54 comments:

  1. LOVE...this bow! And I love your choice of papers to make your box of sweets. TFS...love your style!!!
    XOXOX & Blessings,
    Carol

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  2. This is just perfect, i Love the chevron pattern with the polka dot bow! So super cut and the tag just makes the entire package just perfect!

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  3. Simply adorable. What a darling box topped with a dainty bow!The patterns are perfect combo for this project.

    Debbie
    Crafthawk@centurylink.net

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  4. OMGoodness but I just love this treat box with the bow. I'm definitely going to be "borrowing" this idea :). TFS!

    pruttybird at comcast dot net

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  5. Your gift box is adroabs with the bow and love so love the color and then the black hexy pattern just so perfect. Love how you used Miss Emma's goodies.

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  6. Mmmmmmm! That candy is making me hungry! The box is beautiful and even moreso with the pretty bow on top!!

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  7. Fabulous treat box!!! Great new release. TFS joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

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  8. A beautiful project. I love the color and pattern combination.
    Kerry

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  9. Beautiful treat box...love the paper you chose!! Yummy treats too :)
    leekubinec@gmail.com

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  10. FABULOUS project Katie! I love the fun little treat box and the bow is amazing!!! Love the die!
    TFS!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  11. Once again, a delightful, creative, inspiring project; love the colour combinations for your jazzed up candy box! You and MCT products = perfect match! Love your showcase of the new bows!
    c

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  12. Talk about adorable little treat box. Love the colors and the pretty bow just perfect.

    OH and the treats look yummy too

    terri_ski at yahoo dot com

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  13. Love it and your friend will too! TFS!

    Kat

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  14. Beautiful bow and box :)

    hbisesi@comcast.net

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  15. I like the colors and patterns.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  16. Lovely gift box. The bow dies are great.
    Pastelpoppiez@gmail.com

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  17. Love this color combo. The bow is great and I like the way you put it on a belly band so it can be slipped off the box. ogdendoll@gmail.com

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  18. I would love to received a beautiful present like this and a great treat on top of it. what a special friend they must be. thanks for sharing Mindy1qc@msn.com

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  19. I say, that bow just makes the box. What a great gift idea.

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  20. I love this with the matching bow and tag :)
    Vicky
    win_or_lose52@hotmail.com

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  21. love it!!! great job! z_bina67@hotmail.com

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  22. Gorgeous box. Perfect color combo with the blue and black. Thanks for telling the size of the box so everyone had a point of reference for the size of the bow. Using the round tab tag gives me something to compare it to, also, since I have that die.
    thomasjeri55atyahoodotcom

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  23. Great project. This is the bow for me since I can not tie one out of ribbon. TFS

    resatwo at sbcglobal dot net

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  24. Katie ~ STUNNING and GORGEOUS! That bow looks AMAZING on that FABUOUS box!!! Of course the paper lover in me ~ wants that black and white paper! You know ~ your last two posts have made me hungry!!!Whoever gets this is not only going to love the truffles but that box is a keeper or it better be a keeper!!! ADORE it like always!

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  25. What a fabulous box! I love that bow!TFS!

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  26. Super cute box and bow combo. I love the colors you used. Great touch with the bow, it is adorable! So happy that Emma made these bow dies:)

    Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
    Monica L.

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  27. Love this, Katie!! The bow is so pretty! ~hugs, Saundra

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  28. Just fabulous!!!! Perfect gift with one spectacular bow :)

    Have a fabulous day! Thanks for sharing some fabulous inspiration!!
    Shelly

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  29. Those bows are so pretty! What a wonderful gift box.

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  30. Oh my goodness~ Love this treat box! The colors you used are so cute and that bow die...its Too Stinkin Cute!!
    Amy

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  31. what a beautifully decorated, yummy treat!!
    salido99@msn.com

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  32. What a gorgeous project Katie!! I love the colors and that bow is AWESOME!!
    FAB job!
    Thanks for sharing and have a GREAT hump day!!!!
    jessica
    chick-n-scrap.blogspot.com

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  33. Love the color choices-anyone would love to receive this fabulous box of chocolates.

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  34. Cute idea! I know I would enjoy that box of candy. Great job---those bows are just the cutest.

    Roxanna
    roxxscott at g mail dot com

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  35. So pretty. Love the colors!

    Tina
    aurathentyic@gmail.com

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  36. makes the perfect bow for a sweet treat box, set it off so nice
    upnurse at aol dot com

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  37. Hey Katie...this is gorgeous! I love the color pallet and love the candies inside. Never thought to size it that small for candies. Great job.

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  38. What an elegant candy box. It looks great with the bow and the tag together. Pretty colors too. :)

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  39. Classy....that's what this treat box turned out as....loved the colors and pattern paper used....super crafting!

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  40. GREAT presenation. Love your project

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  41. Love the fabulous box and the bow is too precious. What a perfect gift! My friends would love this. Thanks for sharing.
    thejanner@xcelco.on.ca

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  42. Your box is wonderful. I like the chevrons with the dots. Your bow and matching tag turned out super pretty. I hope the pretty box will live through a few gift givings as it is too pretty to throw out. I worry about that too. Great job.
    quilt 4 fun 2 at hot mail dot com

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  43. Omg. So loving this! Way too cute.


    Kathy

    Felkatz at gmail dot com

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  44. Yummy! What an adorable treat box!

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  45. Love the box you created!!! What fun colors and the treats inside look yummy too ;) Your friend will love this!
    Sandie

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  46. YUM, you shouldn't have! Awesome box! Love the new bow dies.

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  47. WONDERFUL. The bow on a belly band is a great idea. TFS.
    Crafty hugs,
    D~
    designsbydragonfly.blogspot

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  48. Super Cute Treat Box!! I Love Your Idea Of The Belly Band For The Bow & I Love The Color Combination That You Used!

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  49. Love the color combo. Cute goodie box.

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  50. Great project! Love the tag and bow on the cute box, and See's candy too.... yum!

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  51. Super duper cute gift box and the bow was the perfect addition!

    Thanks for sharing

    *gina*
    scrappinology

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