Merry Gift Box Tower


size: 4-5/8”x7-1/2”

Materials

  • Melissa Frances Stacking Boxes
  • Melissa Frances Deck the Halls Collection Papers: First Snowpaper, Kisses Under the Holly, Here We Come a Caroling
  • Melissa Frances Deck the Halls Collection Embellishments: Border Banners, Holiday Tag Collection, Holiday Flashcards
  • Melissa Frances Home for the Holidays Collection Let it Snowflakes Resin Embellishments
  • Melissa Frances Trims: Old Fashioned Rope Tinsel, Tissue Paper Garland
  • Martha Stewart Crafts Red/White Baker’s Twine

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil

Tools

  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, glue gun

Directions

  • 1. Using photo as guide, measure and cut papers to fit around each gift box. Adhere paper to boxes with paper adhesive; use glue gun to adhere boxes together in stack.
  • 2. Use glue gun to adhere tissue trim around base of bottom box; adhere tinsel trim around bases of middle and top boxes.
  • 3. Use glue gun to adhere borders around top edges of middle and bottom boxes. Tie twine around top box, adding Santa tag.
  • 4. Coil short length of tissue trim and adhere to top of tower with glue gun. Using glue gun, adhere resin snowflake to “Merry” flashcard; adhere flashcard upright into tissue pom-pom.
  • Tip
  • 1. Use tinsel and tissue trims to add sophisticated texture to holiday designs.

by Jill Cornell

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