Boxes, Tags and Bags

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Sarahs Birdbox for 3D Thursday, with extras inside.

    Sarahs Birdbox for 3D Thursday I was super excited to see Sarahs Birdbox for 3D Thursday. The Sweet Songbirds stamp set is so cute pair it with the punch and there is so much spring and summer fun to be had!! Ready for your peek?? It is kinda tough to see in the photo. However, there is a cloud there. Which is also now in the annual catalog, Cloud Punch. I also love the addition of these flowers it is perfect. I know that you are in NEED of the FREE tutorial. Head on over on the 3D Thursday facebook page to download that. Ohh, but wait there is more…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Rick’s Pearl Purse 3D Thursday get your FREE tutorial.

    Rick’s Pearl Purse 3D Here we are on Thursday again. This week its Rick’s Pearl Purse 3D Thursday idea that I will be sharing. This fun idea could be for a Gift Card holder, treat or simple cute idea for you this week. I have been looking at this Pretty Pillowbox since last fall. I think this one did it for me. How stinkin’ Cute is this. I love the addition of that Pearlescent Paper for the “flap”. However, Rick took it to the next level by embossing it using the Seashells 3D folder. You can really see that embossing in the this photo. Wondering the order to do this??…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Paper Pumpkin

    Alternative 1 for Change is Beautiful Paper Pumpkin

    Alternative 1 for Change is Beautiful I know, I gave you a look at the Peek for the May kit first… just a reminder because this one is all about those five new in colors! However, for today’s Alternative 1 for Change is Beautiful or the April Paper Pumpkin box! This one was a fun one for sure. You know how I love my 3D projects! How cute is this one?? I have a few tricks to share here…. First, note that I used a half of a cardbase to make this. I will be sharing next week how I did it for my alternative video… so be sure to…

  • 3D Thursday,  Add a page title,  Boxes, Tags and Bags,  In-Colors,  Love it, Chop it

    My turn for 3D Thursday, Check out this Picnic Basket.

    My turn for 3D Thursday Ohh, you guys, I was happy I looked at the Schedule… can you believe it is my turn already?? My turn for 3D Thursday… Dang, if I say so myself you are going to love this… come on be honest… tell me!! How cute is this one, right… This cutie is made with the Sweet Sorbet, new In-Color. Notice that DSP too… That is in the new Annual catalog. It is called Perfectly Penciled. And let me just warn you … We will have coloring class in July. Be sure to watch for that class so you do not miss out!! Dontcha love how it…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Love it, Chop it,  Stamp Camp/class

    Spring has sprung It Started with sign idea using daisies.

    Spring has sprung It Started You know that I am ready, but are you?? Spring has sprung It Started with this cute but simple “wood” frame from the Dollar Tree. Happy Sunday!! I hope that you were able to get outside and smell those tulips and daffodils. Mine are all super happy!! Are you looking for a simple, cut and fun decor item?? How about this one?? Measuring in at about 4 1/5 x 7 3/4 This would be perfect for a tiered tray, standing with some spring flowers or even on its own. Here is the best part, I can very simply remove the DSP that it is all…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Debbies Hes the Man 3D Thursday treat idea!

    Debbies Hes the Man Ohh, you guys, Debbies Hes the Man for this weeks 3D Thursday. I am super excited to try this treat holder. I really want to see what all it will hold!! Head on over to the group, photo above is a link! I can not wait to see what all will fit inside. Are you a nuggets fan?? They are super easy to use scrap DSP pieces, wrap as an easy decoration, I think if I can find the right treat to put inside that my Dad would love this. Wondering how you can get these products?? Well, they will be in the new 2022-2023 Annual…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Sarah Summery Lipbalm Holder for 3D Thursday

    Sarah Summery Lipbalm Holder Here is a perfect idea for an Easter basket, Sarah Summery Lipbalm Holder! Ohhh, this is perfect for your 6 x 6 DSP or your 12 x 12 too!! You will be able to get 4 from a 12 x 12 AND have extras too!! Hummm, I love them both, which would you want to make?? I like them both. I know you are looking and it really would be a tough choice!! My thoughts are that these would be great for Easter but also a cute way to maybe even give a rolled up five dollar bill. I do not typically give money, but sometimes…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Team Meeting

    Inky Whisper Sisters Challenge, I want you to join us!

    Inky Whisper Sisters Challenge I would love for you to join myself and the Inky Whisper Sisters in a Challenge. It is actually something that we should be doing everyday, but…. I know you can do it too! Using what might be a new favorite bundle, Hello Ladybug and the Cloud punch. Keep in mind that the meeting was in February so that Marbleous DSP was still available. A quick stamp of that smiling ladybug, adding in a “Smile” sentiment from the Daisy Lane stamp set and boom you are ready for an easy and cute treat holder. In our team meeting we have demonstrations. I walked the team through…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Love it, Chop it

    JoAnne has this 3D Thursday an Easter idea.

    JoAnne has this 3D Thursday JoAnne has this 3D Thursday, a fun idea for Easter. Not only using the Easter Friends but the Flowering Fields DSP! Thank you JoAnne for an AMAZING idea! See?? How cute is this?? Okay, do not whine, there is a bit of fussy cutting!! Off the top of my head I see… Medium Daisy punch, Tailor Made tags, Linen Thread, Bumblebee Gingham ribbon in addition to the stamp set and DSP. I can say that these are also an easy color. No matter if you use your Stampin’ Blends as JoAnne did, watercolor pencils or even your Marvelous markers. You know how much I love…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    3D Thursday with Me, Lucky Hat of Gold. Treats

    3D Thursday with Me Are you in need of this weeks 3D Thursday with Me?? You know when something sparks a memory?? This is kinda like that. I remember my mom making each of the holidays so fun. From Valentine’s Day all the way down to Christmas. Thank you mom for giving me all those memories!! So this project is a “nod” to my Mom. Mom this little treat hat is just want you would have given us when we were kids. If you had papercrafting that is. This little, but not so little, treat holder will fit 6 mini Reese’s peanut butter cups. I know that if I had…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  In-Colors,  Love it, Chop it

    Last Sale-a-Bration inspiration Giftable, Catching Butterflies.

    Last Sale-a-Bration inspiration Giftable I need to share one more idea with you. Here is my Last Sale-a-Bration inspiration Giftable idea. I am using the Daffodil Afternoon DSP and the Catching Butterflies stamp set. Of course there are a few more items too. This was a live from a week ago. I needed a fun way to share some flower seeds with my neighbor. Here is what we came up with from that video. Starting with the Ombre Gift Bags for this idea. There are five different colors, humm, the 2021-2023 In-Colors to be exact. I used the Soft Succulent because I knew that the recipient would love it. Added…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Love it, Chop it

    Day Six Tasteful Treats, Sweet Heart dies too!

    Day Six Tasteful Treats Can you believe that today is Day Six Tasteful Treats. How is it that we have done that many?? Did you miss any?? Well you will find them all as follows…. day one, day two, day three, day four and day five. I know that is has been a sweet. Ohh, these were super fun. I wanted to see if the Tasteful Labels dies would work. And they sure did! Here is what I did… I cut two of the same label, front and back. Created a “box” to hold the candy that I wanted. Note that the boxes fit ‘inside’ (or behind) the labels that…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Home Decor,  It Started with...,  Love it, Chop it

    Day 5 Mailbox of Love, using Sweet Talk DSP

    Are you ready for our second to last idea?? This one is one that might look familiar to you if you join me for a Facebook Live. However, I added a few extra things. You are going to love this one!! Day 5 Mailbox of Love Here we go, Day 5 Mailbox of Love. This one was a CRAZY idea. That turned out so awesome. It is still on my rack and with the fun additions I love it even more. Grab your Sweet Talk DSP (suite). You can check out the original video here. Thanks to my brother!! Let’s start with the flag, This “sentiment” die is from the…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Love it, Chop it

    Day Four Easy Peasy, Heart Punch pack!!

    Are you ready for Day Four Easy Peasy. This idea you could do while watching TV. Actually if need be the kids could do this one!! Grab that DSP and check this out!! Day Four Easy Peasy You are going to join me on this one!! Here is what you will need… DSP of choice – I used Sunshine & Rainbows Heart Punch Pack Ribbon to match – I used Polished Pink Open Weave ribbon Printed Gusseted Cellophane bag Essentials Bakers Twine Banner Year stamp set Here is a few things to add. You can use any bag really, I love the Gusseted bag because they hold a TON. And…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Love it, Chop it

    Day Three Love Train, First YouTube live idea.

    Here we are on Day Three Love Train. Are you curious?? Check out my very first YouTube Live. Day Three Love Train First, yes it still have the candy in it!! I know that Joe was eyeballing it though. However, I am even more excited that I will be doing a weekly YouTube video. I am working on my schedule so that you will be able to look for it. Yes, EACH week!! Guys, I know that I have been spotty at best in this area. This is my focus this year. Not only keeping the lives that I have going fun, but also adding in the next component. Let…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Fairs / Events,  In-Colors,  Love it, Chop it

    Day One Treat ideas, not just for Valentine’s Day.

    Day One Treat ideas Here we are on Day One, Treat ideas. This one is all about the little pieces. It really is super easy and really could be ANY color you pick. I really am having loads of fun with the Hello Ladybug bundle. Going the more traditional color scheme for this treat package. Poppy Parade, Just Jade and a peek of Pumpkin Pie in the Flowering Fields DSP. Question… Have you colored the Gingham Ribbon yet?? You that you can right?? Well, trust me that is what I did on this one. Grabbed my Dark Poppy Parade Stampin’ Blend (alcohol marker) and colored a length long enough for…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Fairs / Events

    6 Days of Treat ideas… Valentine’s Day treats.

    6 Days of Treat ideas.. Join me for 6 Days of Treat ideas starting Tuesday, February 1. I am working on some fun ideas. A couple are simple. There are a couple you might have seen before. However, I will say that you are going to be all set for treats for ALL your sweeties. I look forward to seeing what you think… I do hope to inspire and encourage you to pass out a few extra fun sweets this Valentine’s day! Hugs and Have a Great Day getting Crafty!!

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Sweet 3D Thursday Sarah’s fun Sweet Talk idea.

    Sweet 3D Thursday Sarah’s This is a great idea and ohh so timely! Sweet 3D Thursday Sarah’s Sweet Talk idea. Grab your favorite DSP, two different cardstock colors and let’s make this Valentine’s Nugget box. The paper that Sarah used is my favorite sheets in this paper pack. Sarah used several of the items in the Sweet Talk suite. Wait until you see the other DSP’s on the inside!! I will admit that the little heart lollypop is my favorite piece. You know that I almost missed that Sarah left the hearts in the string of hearts. Are you wondering about that twine?? That is part of the Twine pack…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Holiday cards

    Joe’s little love note, using Happy & Heartfelt

    Joe’s little love note No he was not surprised but Joe’s little love note is too cute not to share. You guys with all the crafty fun crazy that has been going on. I wanted to be sure that Joe knows how much I love him. Yes, I am outta town today, it this is from earlier this week. I knew he was leaving the last chocolate cookie for me. I also know that we both love chocolate chip cookies! I was up super late saw the cookie and knew…. heck, yeah… i 💜you! These are two different stamps from the new Happy & Heartfelt stamp set that were just…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Last 3D Thursday of 2021 from Sherri, soo cute!

    Last 3D Thursday of 2021 Sherri has the Last 3D Thursday of 2021. And it sure is a cute one. Are you thinking of Valentine’s Day yet?? I sure am glad that Sherri has been! OMG, how fun is this idea? Guys, she used the Sweet Talk Suite from the upcoming Jan-June Mini Catalog. Added in a few other current items too. Starting with… Stitched so Sweetly dies Playful Alphabet dies Basic Borders Down It even closes. This would be cute for a little to use for valentines or just as decoration on a table. Tell me what love notes would you put inside?? Are you needing the tutorial like…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Simple Stamping

    One last Painted Season idea, okay maybe two.

    One last Painted Season I found One last Painted Season idea. Okay, really there are two. Shhh, Dad do not tell mom. I made this with here in mind,. It is smaller, but thought maybe she would put it up by the sink. This small shadow box is 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches. It really does go off the sides and top though. Using Mossy Meadow and Basic White for the greenery of the Christmas Pinecones dies. Six of the pinecones and then the berries too. I really look forward to having this set to use for the Christmas in July for 2022. Well as an option anyway. Okay,…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Debbie’s 3D Thursday Calendar, Tower idea.

    Debbie’s 3D Thursday Calendar This time it is Debbie’s 3D Thursday Calendar, that is kinda Tower-ish looking. A fun and different look! Check out the Facebook page here. Now on to Debbie’s project… What a super fun idea. A four sided “tower” for each quarter of the year. Those little dragonflies are a punch. Remember the Dragonfly punch. There is a big and a baby one. I know that you figured that I am also loving the little knots on each side too. We have used that ribbon for girl’s night, here. Debbie used some new items here too. Have you heard that there are some die cuts for slimline…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Darla’s 3D calendar with FREE tutorial.

    Darla’s 3D calendar with FREE You guys know how much I like different projects, Darla’s 3D calendar with FREE tutorial is super! Using new upcoming Sale-a-Bration DSP (patterned paper) too!! Fun way to get a peek even if you have not gotten your catalogs yet!! By the way, Do you need a catalog?? If you do be sure to comment and let me know!! I be you want to see the project?? I know you do.. Darla was sure to use some new DSP on this one. Are you wondering yet what is coming in the new catalog?? There are some super SPRING items in it for sure!! This project…

  • 3D Thursday,  Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Twila’s 3D Thursday wallet, perfect timing.

    Here we are again, but with Twila’s 3D Thursday wallet. How perfect is the timing on this one?? Oh, yes, Thank you for this fun idea. Twila’s 3D Thursday wallet Have you checked out the 3D Thursday tutorials yet?? They are amazing… these are STEP by STEP instructions, with photos too! No matter if you are new to crafting or just need a walk through. We have you covered!! Dontcha, love this wallet?? This would be fun to add several gift cards in, a special recipe and so many other things. Tell me what you would like to put inside. Other then money that is!! haha Check back tomorrow for…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Holiday cards,  Love it, Chop it

    Day 2 – Halloween ideas, from the live last week.

    Day 2 – Halloween ideas Welcome to Day 2 – Halloween ideas. I loved yesterday’s tombstone treat box! For today I have another treat bag and a card. We used the Clever Cats stamp set for both. Not to mention the Cat Punch. My favorite though are the broomsticks! In last Saturday’s live we made these broomsticks. Yes, it is a real stick! Right before the live I went out in the yard and grabbed a birch tree stick! The card broom uses paper and the bag uses Linen Thread. Let’s talk about the card first! We created window sheet “springs” for those two little ghosts. Wrapped a piece of…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags

    Day 1- Halloween ideas, using bits and pieces.

    Day 1- Halloween ideas Welcome to Day 1- Halloween ideas. This first one is using the Tombstone Treat boxes. Isn’t it super cute!! Keep in mind that some of these things are retired. Why because there are things from the bits and pieces container. The three pumpkins and even the “clouds” or “smoke” on the bottom. Not to mention the vellum is also a scrap. Join me over on YouTube for this video and many more. I do not know if you can tell, there are LOTS of dimensionals on this one. It is a 3D project after all, right? You will want to check out that video because I…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Love it, Chop it

    Cute Halloween Treat idea using an old 3D Thursday.

    Cute Halloween Treat idea Ohh Sooo, Cute Halloween Treat idea from a 3D Thursday tutorial. In case you missed this one here is the link for the tutorial. I have done up a few of these now. I want to tell you it really is super easy. And it really can be for ANYTHING!! The inside is a lot larger then you would think. With that being said however, it is not big enough for a gift card. It does however hold A LOT of candy, lip balm fits, Tic Tac’s and Stampin’ Spots too. Now, tell me what you think about using Flirty Flamingo for Halloween?? I was not…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Uncategorized

    Pillow Gifts from my Michigan Trip.

    Pillow Gifts from my Michigan Trip. You guys know I love giving things to my friends, including Pillow Gifts from my Michigan Trip. I had two roomies, so I could no resist giving these super cute “bags”. These were originally made in Mystery Card Night back in September. That one however had handles. This one I left them off. Each one was made in a color that I knew they would love. Misty Moonlight Cardstock. This one was for Karissa, she loves blue. Remember we made those post it note holders in a Wednesday night class. There was some soap, hand sanitizer and of course candies in each of the…

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Stampin Up News/Deals

    Big Shopping possibilities starting on Wednesday…

    Big Shopping possibilities starting I know, I know with all that is going on a Big Shopping possibilities starting is some great news! The clearance rack is getting refreshed. However that is not all! There is a new kit from the Kit Collection that you WILL NOT want to miss out on! Here is a peek at the Kit and there is a fun add on too! These great treat bags! I love the holiday theme on the bags don’t you! So cute! Here is the new shopping link to make it easier.. link Hugs and Have a Great Day getting Crafty!!

  • Boxes, Tags and Bags,  Home Decor

    Happy 3D Thursday everyone, Happy Fall idea.

    Happy 3D Thursday everyone I am super excited Happy 3D Thursday everyone! Excited also to share this Fun Fall sign idea. I love fall and all that it means. Change of season, fall leaves, jeans and T-Shirts even a flannel. I especially get excited to decorate. Why because I love the fall colors. Those jewel tones of Red, Orange and dark Green. How about today’s Project?? If you have been with me awhile. You know that I typically start my decorating with the cabinet in the kitchen or the fireplace. This little cutie is going on the cabinet in the kitchen. No it is not huge and it does not…