Tuesday, March 30, 2021

PPP Blog Hop Here's To You



Hello, hello, hello my friends! Welcome to The Stampin' Chic's little corner of the internet world! I'm so happy to see you.  

Today is all about that incredible little red "Paper Pumpkin" box. This month's kit is called "Here's To You". It's all about affirmation and appreciation. 


The kit includes the supplies to create four each of two designs of card.  Both are so pretty and a lot of fun to assemble!


Check out all the sentiments in this kit! LOVE LOVE LOVE em!!


There's a ton of color going on here too, and it's all beautiful!


We're doing the Paper Pumpkin Possibilities Blog Hop! YAY!  Ya know, the only thing I love more than Paper Pumpkin is seeing what fun alternatives I can create with the kits.  With the PPP Blog Hop, I get to share those creations with you! What fun!

I'm really happy with my project because it's a gift AND a card all wrapped up into one! It's not quite a standard size card, but it holds a roll of candy (think Lifesavers). The card itself measures 3 1/2" x 4 3/4", and is a terrific size to have plenty of room to write a sweet note inside. 


Let me show you how to make it!

You will need a piece of Old Olive Cardstock that measures 6 3/4" x 9 1/2" for the base of the project. Follow the Template here for score & cutting. 


Next, you'll need a piece of BumbleBee Cardstock that measures 7" x 4 3/4" for the card base. Score this piece at 3 1/2" on the LONG SIDE. 

Cut 2 pieces of Basic White Cardstock at 3 1/4" x 4 1/2".  One is for the outside of the card, and the other is for the inside. 

You'll also need a 3 1/8" x 3/4" strip of Basic White for the sentiment on the outside. 

I used a length of BumbleBee Ribbon to tie in a knot around the box part.  It slides off and on quite easily. 


I love when the Paper Pumpkin kits coordinate with Stampin' Up products too!  I was able to use the Mountain Air Stamp Set to create a fun mountain range on my card front.  The Paper Pumpkin kit included FREE stencils that helped to create the beautiful scene. 


They're a lot of fun to play with and open up a whole other world of possibilities for this kit! 

Seaside Spray was used for the clouds, Pretty Peacock for the Mountain chain and sentiment, and Old Olive for the trees. 

I hope you enjoyed my fun gift/card project! Be sure to click the "NEXT" button to be taken to Miss Terri's Blog and see what fabulous creation she has in store for you! Hop all the way around to see all of the alternative projects we have to share with you today!
Join me for a fantastic project class featuring the Playful Pets product collection! We'll do FIVE absolutely fabulous projects, and you'll receive a terrific goody bag as well!
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Until Next Time,
Happy Crafting!
#TheStampinChic

If you would like to purchase any of the supplies I used on today's project, simply click an image below to be taken directly to my website. Enjoy!

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8 comments:

  1. Very clever project. Thanks for the template. I'm going to give this a try!

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  2. That's such a neat idea! Great card and wowza candy box!

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  3. How fun! Thanks for the instructions too!

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  4. Super cute idea Dana! I really need to try making this cute box.

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  5. A great gift/card project. Love how you used the mountains also!

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  6. Wonderful project idea. Love your sponged background and the fact that you combined a gift and card all in one.

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