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Monday, 22 October 2012

Candle treat box card

Good morning everyone!

I'm posting this early as I will be busy on Monday and Tuesday so won't be able to post on tuesday but will pop in when I can to check on your blogs. Thank you for all of your kind comments, I have been busy crafting lately and I'm enjoying every minute.

I hope you all have a great start to the week and have fun crafting.

This card I followed a tutorial once again from this site: Treat box tutorial  . There is a template available for you to download and use but I just used the measurements available and took it from there. I love making new projects. This is easy to do and just uses one piece of A4 card stock where I used a Hunkydory card.

I used some patterned paper from my stash to cover the inside of the card by the treat box and also inside the treat box. I used a spellbinders die to cut the window out of the box and used acetate to stick inside. This treat box is fantastic for smelly tea light candles. A fantastic gift for a special person.

The images are Sarah Kay stamps coloured with my pro markers of course lol. They were cut using X Cut dies and one matted onto embossed die cut silver mirrored card. I used the matted one to stick on the front and the other one I used for inside. I cut many different die cuts from spellbinders and layered to make a small flower. I finished off with my ribbon roses from my stash and a sentiment which I put inside the card. I put candles in my treat box but you could put whatever you wanted in there, even chocolates yummy!!

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges please:

Every day is an occasion- Sunday fun day-Anything goes

Squirrel and fox challenge -Use a ribbon

Anything challenge blog spot -  Make your own embellishments (made own flower using die cuts and ribbon bow)

Challenges for everybody blog -Anything goes

Stamp and doodle challenge blog -Anything goes

Pink gem challenges blog -Flowers

Joyful stamper challenge blog -Anything goes

Have a great day! Look forward to reading your comments and visiting your blogs.

All the best
Sharon xxx

19 comments:

  1. Very cute! Love this box, and you have done a fabulous job with the template! Thanks for sharing :)

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  2. Hi Sharon,
    another superb project. You have made it so wonderfully. Love the images too. You have been a busy,busy bee.
    Thank you for info on the tutorials.
    Good luck with the challenges.
    Have a wonderful crafty day.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  3. Gorgeous project, Sharon! Love the beautifully colored image and the flowers! Great work!

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  4. Gorgeous box love the image and the design is fabulous. Caroline xxx

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  5. Good Morning Sharon,
    Love, Love, Love it

    Patricia x

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  6. Hi Sharon, I have a very similar tutorial saved in my Favourites, but haven't got round to doing it. This looks really fabulous. I think you have just encouraged me to have a go!!Christine x

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  7. This is stunning Sharon. I really love the design and the gorgeous image. Thank you for the link - very useful with Christmas coming up I think!!

    Sue

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  8. Morning Sharon, Absolutely beautiful, gorgeous 'girlie' image, beautiful flowers, the whole box/card is stunning.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx
    PS Thanks for the link to the tutorial xx

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  9. Good Morning Sharon, Such a gorgeous project and a beautiful way to present a gift. xx Flora

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  10. Great project Sharon and beautifully coloured. Really lovely gift.

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  11. Beautiful creation, thank you for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Pam x

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  12. What a lovely gift! Beautiful colouring and great embellies! Thanks so much for joining us at Anything Goes this week, hope to see you again soon! x

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  13. Beautiful box,lovely design and detail...Thank you for joining in with us at A Gem of a Challenge and for entering the DT call,good luck...
    Mandy x

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  14. gorgeous box Sharon! I love all the pretty details & these Sarah Kay girls are some of my very favorites!!
    hugs

    Thank you so much for sharing @ Inspire Me Fridays!!

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  15. Oh this beautiful...
    Thank you for joining us at Gem of a challenge & good luck :)
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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  16. What a great idea for the candles like that with your card. Thanks for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody. Good Luck! Sandy :)

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  17. What a lovely idea, nicely coloured and created, Thanks so much for joining in the ABC DT call, Good luck
    Hugs Julie P

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  18. soooooooooooo pretty, I just love those little girls images, aren't they just so beautiful :) great card, will make a lovely gift for sure :) hugs

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