Saturday, 14 July 2018

Seed Box

Today I have made a seed packet gift box for my Tutti Designs project, using my favourite, go to dies

I cut myself a piece of yellow card measuring 7 3/4" x 9 1/2"
I scored long side - 3/4", 4 1/2", 5 1/4", 9"
scored short side - 1/2", 1 1/4", 6 1/2", 7 1/4"
I burnished all the folds and cut away the parts I didn't need to form my box.

Using the 4th circle in I cut a circle in centre of what would be my front.

Inside I added tear and tape and adhered a piece of  acetate for my window.

I cut two pieces of patterned paper for the front and back of my box,
cutting the same size circle again.

I used one circle die bigger and one smaller than the first one to form my frame
using a piece of the yellow card.

I added this to cover the original cut on my acetate window.

I coloured some white ribbon to match the box and added as a bow.
I then stamped and coloured the little image and added
it to the box using dimensionals.
The box can hold about 6 packets of seeds and I went with yellow and orange to
match the first seed packet.

Hope you like it!

For my project today I have used
Yellow card
Patterned paper from my stash
Stamp is from Pretty Kitty

I am entering this into:

I will have a video tutorial available next Tuesday
on my YouTube channel.

Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment!


Hazel (Didos) said...

What a great idea, super wee box, Hazelx

Jules said...

Hi Pinky

What a brilliant box .. .. a great way to give a gardener a gift.

Hope all is well with you.

Love Jules xx

brenda said...

Something a little bit different Pink and what beautifully bright sunny colours.

B x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What a great gift, lovely Summer colours

Lesli Giertuga said...

What a great seed package - So cute & I love all the bright bold colour! Thank you for sharinging it & playing along with us at Papercraft Business Challenge. I hope you come back and play along again, your card was awesome.

Aletha J. Williams said...

This is darling and what a great gift for party favors for adults. Good luck and thanks so much for joining our Papercraft Business Challenge #8. I hope you join us for Challenge #9.
Aletha Jane
@ Proud PB DT Member
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