Welcome Baby Gift Box

Materials

  • Cardstock: light blue, turquoise, pale yellow, white
  • Blue/yellow/green striped paper
  • Coordinating paper butterfly embellishments, three
  • Yellow buttons, two
  • White ribbon
  • Yellow/white cording

Tools

  • Sizzix eclips Shape-Cutting Machine and Cartridges: Albums, Bags & Boxes; Rockin' Janie; Starter
  • Glitter glue: yellow, crystal
  • Adhesives: red-liner tape, clear dots, foam tape

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Following manufacturer's instructions, use Albums, Bags & Boxes cartridge to cut a milk carton from white cardstock and striped paper. Adhere layers together. Fold box along score lines and assemble with red-liner tape.

STEP 2

  • Cut scallop border from turquoise cardstock using Layered Brackets Album shape from the Albums, Bags & Boxes cartridge. Adhere border around bottom of box.

STEP 3

  • Cut yellow circle and white scallop circle using Cupcake Box shape from the Albums, Bags & Boxes cartridge. Adhere white circle to box with red-liner tape. Adhere yellow circle with foam tape. Outline edges of yellow circle with yellow glitter glue; let dry.

STEP 4

  • Using Starter and Rockin' Janie cartridges, cut the "Welcome Baby" phrase from light blue cardstock. Cut shadow from turquoise cardstock. Layer and adhere phrase to box.

STEP 5

  • Tie ribbon into bow around top of box. Tie cording into bow around white bow center.

STEP 6

  • Outline edges of butterflies with crystal glitter glue; let dry. Adhere buttons to two butterflies with clear dots. Adhere butterflies to box with clear dots.

Tip

  • 1. Create smaller milk carton favors by adjusting the size settings on the eclips Shape-Cutting Machine.
by Debi Adams for Sizzix for Sizzix
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