Christmas Pillow Box

By  Jodi Collins  for  My Favorite Things

Create the perfect packaging for small gifts this holiday season!

  • Christmas Pillow Box
  • Closeup View
  • Step 1
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  • Step 5
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  • My Favorite Things Cardstock: Primitive Cream, Kraft, Jellybean Green
  • My Favorite Things Wild Cherry Button
  • My Favorite Things Hemp Cord


  • Die-cutting machine and My Favorite Things Die-namics Dies: Square Pillow Box, Notched Tag, Jumbo Christmas Stocking
  • My Favorite Things Stamps: Stitched Stockings, Sheet Music Background
  • My Favorite Things Clearsnap ColorBox Black Licorice Premium Dye Ink Pad
  • Adhesives: hot glue gun, red-line tape
  • Size
  • 1. Size is 2-1/2"x2-13/16".
  • Pillow Box
  • 1. Die cut one Square Pillow Box from Primitive Cream cardstock, two leaves from Jumbo Christmas Stocking die from Jellybean Green cardstock, and one Notched Tag from Kraft cardstock.

    Step 1
  • 2. Using Sheet Music Background stamp, stamp die-cut pillow box using Black Licorice ink.

    Step 2
  • 3. Pre-fold along scored lines; add red-line tape to outer flap as shown.

    Step 3
  • 4. Remove red-line tape liner and adhere sides together to form the box. Fold in top and bottom flaps.

    Step 4
  • 5. Stamp "from: Santa" in Black Licorice ink onto tag. Create bow with hemp cord. Thread Wild Cherry button with hemp cord, securing ends at back. Using a hot glue gun, attach leaves, tag, bow, and button to the box.

    Step 5
  • Tip
  • 1. Create a set of 24 pillow boxes to use for a unique Advent Calendar countdown idea this Christmas.