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Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Box for gift card

This box would be great for many things (like little treats) but I’m using this first one to hold a gift card. I know there are lots of gift card holder projects out there, but I love this cut from Art Philosophy and wanted to make something with it right away.


I cut this using “Fit To Page” to make it as large as I could get it. I used a pretty double-sided paper that I had. Then I cut several combinations of the outer circle and inner circle to find what I liked best. The pattern paper doesn’t really look like it matches well in this photo, but it’s the inside of the box. I used a CTMH stamp from the bundle for the “love” sentiment. The box was secured with silver ribbon.


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I am going to put some pretty iridescent confetti inside of the box and rest the gift card on top of that. I think it’s a nice presentation for a gift card.


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This box will make a fun way to package little Halloween treats for my children’s class mates. It would also be great for party favors….and SO many other things! I have a feeling this box may turn up again in more projects!


Take some time today to get crafty! Your brain will thank you for it.


Lori

4 comments:

Annette said...

Lori what a great box! You're right this will be for a lot of good gifties:) I don't have this cart yet but all your projects you have done are making think I had better get it!

Carolyn/MamaC said...

What a lovely box! It's too pretty to open! Great job!
Carolyn
cccscraproom@windstream.net
http://cccscraproom.blogspot.com

~ Lori ~ said...

Thanks, Annette and Carolyn! The hardest part (for me) was finding a heavier weight double sided paper. I guess my local stores don't normally carry pretty double sided cardstock. I was able to find some though, so now I can make lots of fun boxes!

scrapdiva77 said...

Beautiful box that is perfect to give with a gift card.