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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Round Treat Boxes



Good evening stampers! I hope your Wednesday was a great one. I was a little busy today, grocery shopping, dr appt and lunch with my folks. But I have to tell ya, it's another beautiful day here in SW MO! A little chilly, but not bad. We are to get back in the 80's this weekend.


Tonight, I'm sharing some round boxes that Vicki and I made for our friends up in Kansas City. We made these on last Friday and we traveled to Kansas City on Monday for a Copic Class and to meet our friends for dinner before we came back home. Vicki found the tutorial http://mytherapymycreations.blogspot.com/2010/08/another-box-and-tutorial.html

We did adjust it a bit. The tutorial calls for a 1" box and we wanted one a little bit bigger. Very easy to adjust to any size that fits your needs. We filled them with shredded paper and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups (mini size). They were a hit with our friends. These boxes would be a great idea for some gift items or just candy.


Details....

No Stamps!

Cardstock....Pumpkin Pie, Whisper White and Autumn Spice DSP

Ink....Cajun Craze

Misc...Wide Oval Punch, Swirls Scribbles Sizzlit Die, Very Vanilla 5/8" Grosgrain Ribbon, Scallop Circle Die, Perfect Polka Dots Folder,Little Leaves Sizzlet Die, Chipboard, Sponge and Popdots.


That's it for tonight. THANKS so much for stoppin by. Have a fabulous Thursday!!


Happy Stampin,

Lois

12 comments:

Christine aka The Stampin' Ninja said...

Lois, I LOVE these! I read the original tutorial (that was done very well I might add) but I do like them thicker like you made them. Would you mind sharing what the measurements of your strips ended up being to get them that "tall"? I'm not really good at "winging it" when it comes to changing up someone else's tutorial - I'm still a little new and working on that. Any help you could provide would be greatly appreciated! Thank you for sharing! I am truly inspired!
Hugs,
Christine aka The Stampin' Ninja

Shari said...

Wow! These are so cute! I like your idea to make them bigger too.....more treats that way! LOL.

Pam in KC said...

These are so very cute in person! What a wonderful gift from our two new found friends! Hope you can make it in November. Oh, and I signed the other comment. Don't know why it came up as anonymous???

Patricia said...

These are darling! I bet your friends are loving the boxes as much as the peanut butter cups! :)

Christyne (aka Apple Blossom) said...

These are just so cute!

Rhonda Langley said...

Even cuter in person-plus there was chocolate inside!!! Thanks again!

Rosa Youschak said...

Oh WOW, Lois! These are really cool! What a great project and yes chocolate inside would be a great treat! TFS!

Amanda Mertz said...

Great project. I love the fall pumpkin theme. Thanks also for linking us to the tutorial! TFS!

Kim said...

So Cute! I'm definitely going to have to check out that tutorial.

Thanks for sharing,
Kim

Amanda said...

Adorable boxes! Thanks for sharing the link to the tutorial.

Allison said...

Oh, these are too cute! What a great idea for a little gift. Thanks for linking the tutorial too. :-)

The Country Rose said...

LOVE these boxes! They are so stinkin' cute!

Barb