12 Days of Christmas: Day 2: Box and Gift Tags

This project is a cute box with gift tags inside. You can use the gift tags on your gifts or give the set as a present itself!  This is an easy craft that children can make!

I used the “Be of Good Cheer” designer series paper and the “Chock-Full of Cheer” stamp set.

Chock full of Cheer box and tags

List of Supplies:

  •  Cherry Cobbler Card stock
  •  Very Vanilla Card Stock
  •  Gumball Green card stock
  •  Be of Good Cheer designer series paper
  •  3″ Stitched Satin Raspberry Ripple ribbon
  •  18 in of 1/2″ Seam Binding Ribbon
  •  Chock-Full of Cheer stamp set
  •  Raspberry Ripple, Gumball Green and Summer Starfruit Stampin’ Markers
  •  Baker’s Twine
  •  Snail adhesive, glue dot, Sticky strips
  •  Scissors
  •  Dimensionals
  •  Big Shot and Fancy Favor Bigz XL die
  •  Decorative Label punch
  •  1-3/4″ Circle punch
  •  Mitten Builder punch

Directions

Step 1: To make the box:

Use the Box template called “Fancy Favor Bigz XL die” to cut the box with the Big Shot. Fold on the scored lines.

Cut two pieces of 3″ x 3-1/8″ in “Be of Good Cheer” designer series paper. Glue in place with snail adhesive.

Stamp “Merry Christmas” in Raspberry Ripple ink on Very Vanilla card stock.

Use the Decorative Label punch to cut out the shape. Use dimensionals to adhere on the box.

Form the box by folding on the scored lines.  Adhere in place with sticky strips.

Chock-Full of cheer box

Step 2: To make the tags:

Cut three rectangles of 2-1/4″ x 3-1/4″ in Gumball Green, Very Vanilla and Cherry Cobbler card stock. Cut three rectangles of 2″ x 3″ in “Be of Good Cheer” designer series paper.  Cut the 2 top corners on each piece diagonally with scissors. Glue the designer paper on the card stock with Snail adhesive. On the back, stamp “Merry Christmas” and “to:, From:”. Punch a hole at the top and insert a 6″ Seam binding ribbon.

Chock-Full of cheer tag back

Step 3:
Use the Stampin’ Markers to color the Christmas ball and stamp the image on Very Vanilla card stock.
Use the 1-3/4″ Circle punch to cut it.
Color the “Christmas ball top” stamp in Summer Starfruit and stamp on Very Vanilla cardstock. Cut around the image with scissors.
Glue the Christmas ball and top in place.
Add a Baker’s Twine bow on the top. Glue in place with a glue dot.

Chock-Full Tag2

Step 4:
Stamp the candy cane image in “Raspberry Ripple” ink on a piece of Very Vanilla cardstock .
Cut with scissors around it.  Glue in place.
Make a knot with about 3″ of Stitched Satin ribbon and glue in place with a glue dot.

Chock-Full Tag3

Step 5:
Color the mitten stamp with Stampin’ Markers and stamp the image twice on Very Vanilla card stock.
Use the Mitten Builder punch to cut the mittens.
Take a 2″ long Baker’s Twine and attach both mittens with it. Adhere the mittens in place with Snail adhesive.

Chock-full tag 1

Insert your tags in the box. Voilà!

Chock-Full box with tags inside

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