Merry Gift Box Tower

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

Tools

  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, glue gun

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 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.

STEP 2

  • Use glue gun to adhere tissue trim around base of bottom box; adhere tinsel trim around bases of middle and top boxes.

STEP 3

  • Use glue gun to adhere borders around top edges of middle and bottom boxes. Tie twine around top box, adding Santa tag.

STEP 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
Merry Gift Box Tower
Merry Gift Box Tower