Sunday, February 13, 2011

All boxed up..


Did I ever mention what a great time I have making these boxes? They are so simple too! I got the cut file from Penny's Duncan Creations and her tutorials are so wonderful! This box I made for my other daughter. The first box I showed you for my oldest was unfinished. I finished it and already gave it to her so I don't have the finished product. She LOVED it! Inside I stuffed it full of chocolate, gum and other goodies... gift cards were placed in little pockets I made by just taping down the sides and bottoms. If you have a Cricket or some other cutting machine, you're going to get hooked at Penny's.
Here is what some of the insides look likeI spied around and am entering this in the following challenges:

Crafty Cardmarkers
: hearts
Tuesday Throwdown: buttons
Creative Card Crew: for a loved one
A Spoon Full of Sugar: show some love
The Play Date Cafe: count your blessings (she is my blessing)
Simon Says: Anything BUT a card
C.R.A.F.T: Valentines
If The Shoe Fits: LOVE
crafts4eternity: color challenge (yummy pink cupcake)
Stampin' for the Weekend: St. Valentines
Stamp Something: For your Valentines
Crazy for Challenges: Hearts
Paper Playtime: Cupid or Hearts
Passionately Artistic: Valentines last minute gift
Time to craft: Hears and Flowers
Fun with Shapes and more: of hearts and hearts.
Allsorts Challenge: It's all about the sentiments

I do alot of snooping. I love all the inspirational blogs. Without them I'd be blank. :) Hope you liked my project. Don't forget to check out the OWOH blog hop I'm participating in and enter for your chance to win some of my own goodies:)

12 comments:

Colleen Dietrich said...

What a neat box full of goodies! Thanks for playing with us at the Play Date Cafe this week. :) Hope to see you again soon.

almondeyez2000 said...

I just love "explosion boxes" I still have one I made a few years ago. This is such a neat little gift too. Thanks for sharing with us over at "The Shoe"!
-Tanisha

pinky said...

Wow brilliant job, haven't made one of these in a while. This is so impressive!! Thanks for sharing at C4E this week.
Pinky

Trimgym said...

Great project , thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.

Jo and Tigerlover.

Paddington fan said...

Lovely exploding box! Great to have you joining us at CRAFT this week for our Valentines challenge! Good Luck, love Jacky x

Jane said...

This is gorgeous! Fabulous work! thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp, hugs, Jane x

Andrea Ewen said...

What a fabulous project, with the potential for so many goodies! Wonderfully creative and so well designed! Thanks for playing along with us this week at the Play Date Cafe!

Gemma said...

lovely creation! Thanks for joining in our Valentines challenge at CRAFT! Gemma :)

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michele said...

Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at c4e this week hugs xx

lesleyworth said...

great job with the explosion box! a fantastic and beautiful treat! thanks for playing along with us at the Shoe!

Penny Duncan Creations said...

Oh Gail!!! I LOVE this box and I'm SO HONORED you chose to share it on my blog page of ARTists creations!!!! This is so SUPER COOL!!!!! Thank you so much ma'am!!!