Gift Wrap Kit (Christmas Gift Idea)

Hello, crafty friends. I have a last minute gift idea that is perfect for teachers and neighbors… I’ve seen a similar idea on the internet where you give a roll of tape and a roll of gift wrap, but I wanted to make a gift wrap kit for Aiden’s teacher as part of her Christmas gift. The items I put inside the kit were… 10 handmade Christmas tags 1 pair of retractable scissors 2...

Christmas Tag Gift Card Holder

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back today to share a Christmas tag that holds a gift card… I die-cut THIS tag twice and die-cut the center with THIS rectangle die (from the coordinating die set). I backed it with another solid tag and white heat embossed a sentiment from THIS stamp set. From that same stamp set, I stamped, colored, and cut out the images. I adhered them to a blue piece of card...

Gift Card Window

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back today with a fun way to give a gift card for the holidays… I started by inking up THIS and THIS stencil to create some backgrounds. I die-cut THIS window from the cards and added a black frame around the window. I added THIS gift card pouch in the opening with the gift card inside. I die-cut THIS sweet puppy and paper pieced him together to resemble the...

Diecember 2018 Release Blog Hop

Happy Diecember, crafty friends! I’m excited to be part of a blog hop celebrating the Diecember release from Simon Says Stamp, which you can find HERE. I’m a big fan of the picture book dies so I’m sharing 5 ways to use the Big Picture Book Dies for the Holidays… I love that you can tuck things in the critter’s paws. Here are 5 ideas of what to put in them… #1: Add a...

Merry Kiss-mas Lip Balm Tag

Hi, crafty friends. I’m sharing a fun tag today that makes a great little gift… They make a perfect gift for school workers or a great gift topper. I started by stamping one of THESE white tags with THIS background using THIS ink. I applied the same ink over top using an ink blending tool and flicked on water droplets with THIS. After it was dry, I cut THIS die from the center of...

Snowflake Gift Boxes

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back today with a couple of simple gift boxes… I wanted to have a few handmade gift boxes on hand for the Holidays. I plan on adding a gift card inside and I think the handmade feel of the boxes make the gift a bit more personal. I started by creating the boxes using THIS tool. They came together pretty quick and the tool comes with easy to follow...

Coffee Cards (New Picket Fence Release)

Hello, crafty friends. Picket Fence has a new release and I have a couple of cards using some of their new products… I love the coffee theme of the products and wanted to create cards that would hold a coffee gift card. For the first card… I started by stamping the background with THIS stamp. I stamped it once and then rotated the paper in my MISTI one turn and stamped again. Instead of...