Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Happy Birthday Nan....

Another birthday this week, I created this oh so cute little box, and as it had to go postal, I posted last week in the hope it has been received this week,  its for my Nan, so happy birthday to you nan xx

Here is the box:

Now just to fill it with chocolates and it is ready to go.
 this is a superb tutorial from Beate Johns over at SCS.  She is an amazing crafter I love her work, so it came of no surprise to me that she created this tutorial, and made it so easy to follow

Details: All Stampin’ Up!Unless noted.

Stamp Sets:  Petite Pairs
Ink Pads: Black Stazon, old olive
Cardstock:whisper white, blushing bride, pretty in pink, certainly celery, back of the DSP pack to create the "coaster" style base and lid for strength.
DSP: beau chateau
Punches:  scallop circle punch (for the roses), blossoms punch (leaves)
Tools:  Big shot machine, hearts framelits (nah), vintage wallpaper embossing folder.
Other: tags die (spellbinders), crocheted lace, basic pearls, sponging.



  1. I have this on my list of things to try Miss Mel....gotta get the dies first tho...LOL!!!. I bet ur Nan loved is so v v sweet. So well done. ooxx

  2. So pretty, Mel! I am sure this arrived full of love ... and your Nan would have been thrilled! Hugsxx

  3. Oh my, Mel! This is so beautiful. Lucky Nan

  4. This is just divine Mel. Love the soft pretty colours and now I want one of these for myself. May have to give it a whirl (mind you I don't have the large heart dies needed). I hope your Nan had a wonderful birthday and I know she'll have loved her gift.


  5. This is GORGEOUS!!! Love it Mel!


Hi thank you for taking the time out of your day to spend giving me a comment on this project, I truly appreciate it, Melissa