Quick & Easy Treat Packages

Materials

  • CREEPY PURSE BOX FAVOR:
  • Wooden box (Don Mechanic), 4-1/4”x5-3/4”
  • Decorative paper (Reminisce)
  • Circle Halloween Paper (Around the Block)
  • Halloween stickers (Making Memories)
  • Gauze bandage
  • TULLE TREAT WRAP:
  • Tulle: orange; black
  • Black feather trim
  • FAVOR BOX:
  • Halloween decorative papers: owl; lettered (Around the Block)

Tools

  • CREEPY PURSE BOX FAVOR:
  • Distressing tool & black ink (Around the Block)
  • Circle punch, 1-1/8”
  • Permanent Adhesives: Zip Dry; Paper-Tac (Beacon Adhesives)
  • FAVOR BOX:
  • Coal Dye Ink Pad: Ancient Page (Clearsnap)
  • Mark IV Die Cut Machine (AccuCut)
  • Box Die (#14 3-D) (AccuCut)
  • Sandpaper
  • Zip Dry Paper Glue (Beacon Adhesives)

Directions

Creepy Purse Box Favor

  • 1. Follow manufacturer’s instructions to ink all four sides of box with distressing tool in a sweeping motion. Ink some areas more heavily than others.
  • 2. Tie gauze bow to handle. Lightly ink gauze for an aged appearance. Fray gauze ends unevenly.
  • 3. Cut 1”-long decorative paper strip; sand edges. Use Paper-Tac to adhere strip around box, 1/2” from bottom.
  • 4. Use circle punch to punch out owl; ink edges. Adhere owl to strip, 3/4” from left edge. Adhere star sticker to owl, and colored star and “creepy” sign to bow.

Tulle Treat Wrap

  • 1. Cut 12” square from black tulle and 12”x24” rectangle from orange tulle.
  • 2. Fold over orange tulle into thirds. Fill with treat.
  • 3. Place orange tulle onto black; twist and tie top with feather trim.

Favor Box

  • 1. Follow manufacturer’s instructions to cut box from owl cardstock. Assemble box; glue to secure. Ink edges.
  • 2. Cut 1-1/2”-wide strip from lettered paper to fit around box; sand and distress edges. Glue strip around box.
by Kelly Anne Grundhauser
Quick & Easy Treat Packages
Quick & Easy Treat Packages