Thursday, 26 December 2013

Boxes and Bags


Being totally unable to measure accurately, the Silhouette Cameo has transformed my box-making. Here are three boxes/bags I have made recently:
1) (picture above). This box was made to put homemade biscuits in as a gift. It's not a cheap packaging option as I used the best part of 3 12x2 cs and 2 Basic Grey patterned papers!


2) I've used the cutting file for this tote bag before but this time I did it Christmas style and put inside a gift for my niece.

3) This little seed packet is one of three I made for the kids. This Christmas, I have overused this reindeer cutting file which I created  from a digi stamp and this time I used the negative cut into the seed packet and covered it with acetate. Colour-wise I went rustic rather than Christmas.  The packets were filled with oats and glitter that they sprinked outside for Santa's reindeer on Christmas eve.

I'd like to share these with:
Little Red Wagon  Anything Christmas
Just Add Ink  Christmas Project

7 comments:

  1. Maybe not cheap but they are much nicer than shop brought! I love the tote bag, what a cool idea and can be altered for all seasons. The Cameo is a great little tool, lucky you to have one x

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  2. Lovely work on these Marina. Nice to have anew toy to play with lol

    Love Chrissie x

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  3. Wow, these are all terrific! Thanks for sharing it at Little Red Wagon this week.

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  4. Love your collection of Christmas packaging and gift. That Reindeer food is a great idea and looks so effective! Thanks for joining in the Christmas fun at Just Add Ink.

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  5. Perhaps not an economic option, but they sure are beautiful gift wrappings with a personal touch!

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  6. Love all your boxes and bags. So nice to be able too make gift packages that are gifts in themselves. Thanks for playing at JAI♥

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  7. Sprinkling out the reindeer food would have to be fun - what a great idea and great christmas project! Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.

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