Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Wednesday-- Morning CRICUT CIRCLE and MY PINK STAMPER "Winter Treats and Sayings" stamp set

Hi Everyone,

I am having so much fun with this Sweet Tooth boxes cartridge.

I made this box to fit these little charms that I found for a friend of mine who is a beadier.  We have our gift exchange tomorrow.  This isn't the gift I am exchanging, this is just for her, because she has been looking everywhere for them.  Remember I happened to find the last 5 at a bead store in Frankenmuth Michigan.

The first box I made I cut at 8", once assembled it was 2 .75 square.  Even as small as that seems, I thought it was too big for the little charms. So I decided to make one 4"  which came out be 1.75" after assembling.
I then thought I would do nesting boxes.  The cut projects 8,7,6,5, and 4 inches when  assembled  are 2.75, 2 3/8, 2, and 1.75.

I love the way these came out The tag was also cut at 4" which is in relation to the project, so in reality  it is really only  1 1/4 x 2" .

I used My Minds Eye signature Christmas  for all the boxes and for the tags  (I actually cut all the tags sizes) I used basic grey which complimented The MME nicely.

I just love the way these came out and will be making more.  The best thing about making these types of projects you use up a lot of paper so if you have a lot of paper---- I say go for it.

Have a great day. I will be visiting later-- The computer has been working pretty good now.


  1. These are adorable!!! love the DP :)

  2. What a great idea!! Yes, its definitely a gerat way to use up paper this way. =) These boxes are so cute and the charm is lovely!

  3. Love the boxes and the charms you found in Frankenmuth

  4. Diana,
    The boxes are fantastic, love them!

  5. What a fun little box...they are all super cute! Cute charm too:)
    Sherrie K

  6. beautiful boxes!!


  7. What pretty little boxes Diana- love all of the patterns! :)Amy

  8. Pretty boxes created out of pretty paper. Makes the gift inside all the more special since presentation is important.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  9. Beautiful boxes! I love the papers you chose!! Thanks for joining the fun at My Craft Spot!


  10. The boxes are so awesome, Diana!! I love the pretty papers! And those charms are so fun!! :)


  11. Super cute boxes!! I love the papers you chose!!
    Thanks for Playing with us @ FCCB!!
    TFS!! Take Care!!
    Jennie @

  12. Gorgeous boxes! I love the shabby chic look! Thanks for joining us at FCCB!


  13. Cute! Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot!



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