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Friday, 21 October 2011

Gift boxes for Christmas

Hello lovely bloggers,

Wow, I get to post a card this morning - how fulfilling is that!!! Lol.
Today I have to take Zeenya shopping for Halloween - she and her friends have decided to just wear neon clothes and do neon make-up! And I have to get three birthday gifts for Aleeza's class mates who celebrated their birthday in school. Aleeza requires a Halloween costume as well but I will see if I can use Zeenya's hand-me-down.


 Supplies:

Base card stock - white covered with fancy mat gold gift wrap
Gifts - punched with Ek Success
Embossing on green gift box - CB
Gold gift box - mat gold hand made paper from India
Ribbon - from stash
Holly leaves - punched from similar gift wrap

Hope you like this card as much as I do. I did not know what to do with these punched squares and thought it was a good idea to use them for gift boxes.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Hugs,

Monica

12 comments:

Crafterkhush said...

absolutely gorgeous.. Great Great work.. :-)..

Dr Sonia S V said...

Wow what an absolute stunner-- I love this one so much - the golden color and the texture-- It should be a very special card like an anniversary card as its so gorgeous !

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Monica,great idea for the squares.
Hugs Sue

jimlynn said...

WOWSERS! This is BEAUTIFUL! Love the shimmer of it and the little gift packages are just perfect! Beautiful card, Monica.
Lynn

1CardCreator said...

Beautiful and elegant!

Crafty Cre8tions said...

This card is totally awesome!!!! (sorry - but all the talk of neon got me thinking back to the '80s) Fer Sure! :)

Absolutely LOVE the gift boxes!!! This card will sell SO quickly if it will be brought to your show!!

Hope the gift buying went well!
Maria

Karin said...

This is just so beautiful and elegant! I love the gold and the great idea for the presents! They look just like beautiful holiday gifts that I would love to receive!

Andrea said...

Another stunning card - I love the way you made the squares into gift embellishments, and the way you use up gift wrap and sweet wrappers is just fabulous.
Hope you managed to get everything you needed when shopping.
Love, Andrea xx

nasir said...

The golden color and texture with cute ribbons makes it very special card for every body.
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Sasha said...

Hi Monica,
Beautiful texture and colour choices. I love your sweet gift boxes, too:)

Merry said...

That is such a beautiful card....I may just have to CASE that at sometime....What lovely rich papers.

Kalyan said...

Simply beautiful...lovely work!