Welcome Baby Gift Box

By  Debi Adams for Sizzix  for  Sizzix

size: gift box, 5-1/2" tall

  • Gift Boxes for Baby
  • Box


  • 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


  • 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
  • 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.
  • 2. Cut scallop border from turquoise cardstock using Layered Brackets Album shape from the Albums, Bags & Boxes cartridge. Adhere border around bottom of box.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 5. Tie ribbon into bow around top of box. Tie cording into bow around white bow center.
  • 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.