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My first project is a treat box with top and a matching card. For the step by step instructions, check out the tutorial below.
Treat Box & Apple Card Tutorial
IBS Mason Jars stamp set
IBS Mason Jar Add On stamp set
IBS Mason Jar Add On II stamp set
IBS Crochet ribbon trim
Stampin' Up! Orchard Harvest designer series paper
Early Espresso card stock
Early Espresso ink pad
Raspberry Ripple ink pad
More Mustard ink pad
Small Oval punch
Bird Builder punch
1-3/4" Scallop Circle punch
Decorative Label punch
uni-ball white gel pen
paper cutter, score board, strong adhesive
For box bottom, cut 8" x 6-1/2" early espresso card stock. On long side, score at 1-7/8", 3-3/4", 5-5/8", 7-1/2". On short side, score at 1-3/4". Cut on the score lines up to the 1-3/4" score mark to create the bottom box flaps. Sharpen score marks. Glue ends together and secure bottom flaps in place
For box top, cut 8-1/2" x 3-1/2" early espresso card stock. On long side score at 2", 4", 6", 8". On short side, score at 1-3/4". Cut on the score lines up to the 1-3/4" score mark. Glue ends together and secure top flaps in place.
To decorate box bottom, cut four 1-13/16" x 4-11/16" pieces of polka dot pattern from Stampin' Up! Orchard Harvest DSP. To decorate box top, cut four 1-15/16" x 1-11/16" pieces of apple pattern paper. Cut one 1-15/16" x 1-15/16" apple pattern piece for top of lid. Glue panels onto sides and box top.
Stamp label and greeting with early espresso ink onto green pattern paper. Cut out and mount onto one side of box lid with dimensional. Tie a length of crochet ribbon around box with lid and tie a bow at top.
For card, cut 6" x 3" polkadot pattern paper and fold in half for base. Cut two pieces of 2-7/8" x 2-7/8" green patterned paper. Attach one to inside of card and other to front. Stamp greeting in lower right corner with early espresso ink. Cut a strip 3/4" x 2-7/8" out of apple print and attach. Punch a decorative label out of the cajun craze print. Attach with a dimensional. Punch a scallop circle out of mustard print. Sponge edge with more mustard ink. Glue onto decorative label. Punch two small ovals out of polka dot print. Glue together to make apple. Sponge around outer edge with raspberry ripple ink. Punch the branch with Bird Builder punch in green print and attach to apple for stem. Add highlight on one side of apple with uni-bal white gel pen. Attach apple with dimensional.