Life Doesn't Have To Be Perfect Frame

by Joanne James29. March 2014 22:13

A quick (and late!) post from me today - I have one of the busiest weekends ever today and tomorrow. I've been putting the final touches to my class preparation for next week today and have spent the evening at the swimming pool with Rebecca as she was participating in a swimming gala. We are having a real 'girls versus boys' weekend; we each went to our separate swimming pools today (and Granny came along to watch Rebecca for the first time today too) and tomorrow Rebecca and I are travelling to London so that she can take part in an inter-school music festival with the rest of her school choir, whilst the boys have a fun day doing their own thing at home.

Anyway, with all that in mind there will be a couple of quick posts from me over the next couple of days. Today I'm sharing a gift I made for one of my customers who celebrated her birthday recently. If you follow me on Facebook, you will have see this photograph I posted yesterday of a lovely box I made using the Sweet Sorbet papers (yours free with a £45 spend during Sale-A-Bration - only 2 more days to go to plae a Sale-A-Bration order!)and my Box Buster tool and Envelope Punch Board:

Today I thought I would share what was inside - a sweet little box frame:

Just a simple stamped sentiment, decorated with a punched butterfly and a few flowers stamped and punched using the Petite Petals stamp set and co-ordinating punch. A decorated frame makes a lovely gift.

Back tomorrow with a card (or two!); until then, happy stampin'!

 

Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (6) -

GlendaP
GlendaPUnited States
3/30/2014 12:49:20 AM #

A beautiful box and a perfect birthday gift. Thanks for the idea. I also wanted to tell you that I enjoy using your Box Buster. It sure makes things a lot simpler. Thank you so much for sharing it.

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Joanne James
Joanne James
4/1/2014 2:56:36 PM #

Hi Glenda. So glad you liked the box and packaging and are enjoying using the Box Buster tool - I hope it helps you make lots of great boxes easily too!

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Wendie Waldman
Wendie WaldmanUnited States
3/30/2014 2:34:48 PM #

Perfect!  I couldn't resist.  I love this sweet project.

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Joanne James
Joanne James
4/1/2014 2:57:00 PM #

Thanks Wendie - so nice of you to say!

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Julie
JulieUnited Kingdom
3/30/2014 11:29:00 PM #

What a lovely box made with a beautiful paper.  The gift inside was so lovely, the colours are perfect for Spring too.  I am such a lucky customer! Thank you Smile

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Joanne James
Joanne James
4/1/2014 2:57:47 PM #

So glad you liked your gift Julie - as a fellow crafter, I thought you would appreciate it!

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