Friday, October 23, 2009

A Little Gift Box

I have been having fun with a template book of gift boxes and tags from K&Company. Although it is Christmas themed, I've discovered that if I use the back of the templates rather than the front, they work for general themes. This week I made this little box to contain a tiny gift for Paula. Like Clarice from Storybook Woods, I'm discovering the fun of prisma glitter! Additionally, both giant and little buttons, rick-rack, and satin ribbon add to the charm and fun! A holiday gift tag made a great hinge so the lid can open and close. There's something very relaxing about creating something 'just because'.


  1. I agree with you about the relaxing part! I love to make 'just because gifts'! Your little box is charming!

  2. Thanks, Donna --- I do love the benefits of crafting when it comes to relaxing! I wish dishwashing had the same qualities for me!

  3. Oh beautiful I have to make one. You know one can not play with glitter and not have fun xoxoxo Clarice

  4. So cute!!!

  5. Creating "just because" is the best kind of creating.


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