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Teeny Bitty Fancy Fan Indigo Pool Box

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Good morning people! It was a scorcher here in New York yesterday. It got up to 94 degrees and it’s supposed to go up to 98 degrees today but feel more like 105! Where is my nice weather from this past weekend?! This is way too hot for me. It’s supposed to get a little more bearable over the weekend. How is the weather by you? Leave a comment and let me know! For today’s post I decided that I would show you one of the boxes that I made over the weekend. I need to take little creative breaks while I was making the Wedding Invites so I did some 3D projects. The box is made using the Simply Scored. I used a piece of 12″ x 12″ Pool Party Card Stock for the top and bottom of the box and scored on all four sides at 2 1/4″ and 4 1/2″. On the top I used a piece of Island Indigo Card Stock and to that I added a piece of Naturals White Card Stock that I embossed using the Fancy Fan Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. Under the paper bow is a piece of Island Indigo that I cut out with the Lots of Tags Sizzlits and a piece of Pool Party that I punched out with the Tags Duo Builder Punch, they are adhered to the box with Stampin’ Dimensionals. The paper bow is Naturals White cut to 1/2″ and stamped with the friend to friend stamp from the Teeny Tiny Wishes Stamp Set in Island Indigo ink. A 1/2″ piece of Island Indigo holds it together. The for you is from the Itty Bitty Banners Stamp Set and is cut out with the Bitty Banners Framelits Dies. I punched a hole and used White Bakers Twine and a Vintage Faceted Button secured with a Mini Glue Dot to the top of the bow. I really do love the paper bows and the Vintage Faceted Buttons are a great way to add a little sparkle to your project. I hope that you are inspired to make your own box and paper bows. Thanks for visiting and have a great day!

Stampin’ Up! products used:

Card Stock: Pool Party 12″ x 12″, Island Indigo and Naturals White 8 1/2″ x 11″

Ink: Island Indigo Classic Stampin Ink – New Firm Foam Pads

Stamp Sets: Teeny Tiny Wishes Wood Mount and Itty Bitty Banner Clear Mount

Embellishments: Vintage Faceted Buttons and White Bakers Twine

Tools: Big Shot, Fancy Fan Textured Impressions Embossing Folder, Lots of Tags Sizzlits Dies, Bitty Banners Framelits Dies, Ticket Duo Builder Punch, Simply Scored, Min Glue Dots, Sticky Strip, Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL

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About jrk912

I am a tech junkie that loves to engineer some paper!

12 responses »

  1. Judi Ryan - demo in Michigan

    HI J.K.,
    Just love your take on the flat bows. They are awesome. You have me looking at my small sentiments, and tiny stamps. You really gave me a shot in the arm, creativity wise. I/m always stumped on embellishments for masculine items. Did you use a 12″ X 1/2 strip for your bow? Thanks for sharing ~ judibeak

  2. Great box Justin! You’ve really got that strip bow thing down pat; I need to try it! How fun!

  3. Beautiful!! So elegant looking ๐Ÿ™‚ Weather is a cool 70 degrees out here in WA ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope cooler weather comes your way ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. Sandra Fennings

    You did it again! Really LOVE LOVE this one! Love your blog too….you should be in a team blog to share your creation and card making magazines too! I would be happy to highly recommend you to them!


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