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You’re So Sweet!

The Sale-A-Bration brochure is full of lots of lovely products but the one that jumped out at me first was the Hostess set, Little Ladybug. With the new Coordination Product Release using this set is even easier as there is a die set in the release to coordinate with the Little Ladybug stamp set.

I’ve made this card using both the stamp set and coordinating dies along with some designer series paper and a couple of embellishments. The images have been coloured using Stampin’ Blends.

 

greeting card with daisy and ladybug with the words you're so sweet

 

You can purchase any of the items I’ve used to create these cards by visiting my Online Shop, clicking the image below or email me and I’d be happy to help you.

 

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Coordination Product Release

Coordination Product Release banner

 

Stampin’ Up! have just released a select number of coordination products that are availabe from 4th February till 31st March (while stocks last). There are 5 sets of coordinating dies (some coordinate with Sale-A-Bration stamp sets and others with Mini Catalogue stamp sets) and also a coordinating Designer Series Paper pack (coordinates with a Mini Catalogue stamp set).

 

 

You will want to get in early so you don’t miss out and don’t forget if you spend over $90 you will be eligible for Sale-A-Bration rewards.

Check them out in the video.

 

You can purchase any of the items visiting my Online Shop, clicking the image below or email me and I’d be happy to help you.

 

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Honey Bee Hexagonal Box

I’m back today to share another creation with you and that is my Honey Bee Hexagonal Box, using products from both the January – June 2020 Mini Catalogue and a coordinating product from Sale-A-Bration.

 The Honey Bee stamp set in the mini catalogue was something I knew I would have to have and then when I opened the Sale-A-Bration brochure and found they had coordinating paper I wanted it even more.

You may have seen the Hexagonal Roll-Up box by Intatwyne Designs but I only came across it in December after attending my team leaders Christmas Party. We do an optional Secret Santa swap and I’m sure you know its not necessarily about the gift inside but the packaging that it comes in. Well 3 team members had made these in Christmas papers and now it’s my turn using the lovely Honey Bee stamp set, coordinating Detailed Bee Dies and Golden Honey Speciality Paper.

Here is my Honey Bee Hexagonal Box. I love the gold foil accents in this dsp.

 

hexagonal gift box with bees in black gold and white

 

 You can make it as per the instructions in the link above but I’m a little pedantic and wasn’t happy with my cutting out of the pieces that needed to be removed from the boxes so I decided to spend some time on my computer and turn them into templates to cut on my Silhouette Cameo. A little more time initially but will save me some sanity and time for everyone I make after and it turned out great. Initally I didn’t cut the little half circle from the box and paper ( I used a punch for this one) but I’ve gone back and altered that now so the only thing I will cut normally is the actual cardstock wrap.

 

hexagonal gift box open showing 6 triangle boxes

 

My sentiment is stamped and then die cut using the Stitched Nested Labels dies and I’ve added dimensionals to each corner of the Basic Black layer but only removed the backing on one which is adhered to the box. That way it sits nicely but can still be opened. I’ve glued the flower image to the underside and also added a small dimensional under the larger flower again without removing the backing so it sits nicely.

 

one of the gift boxes open to show size

 

When I know who I’m giving this to I’ll decide what to put into the boxes. Each box will fit 3 Lindt balls nicely (just to give you an idea on the size).

I hope my Honey Bee Hexagonal Box gives you inspiration to try making one for yourself. I’ll be making more with other dsp and would love to see yours too.

 

Check out my previous posts for the new January – June 2020 Mini Catalogue and Sale-A-Bration.

 

You can purchase any of the items I’ve used to create these cards by visiting my Online Shop, clicking the image below or email me and I’d be happy to help you.

 

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