Paper

Christmas Gift Tags & Storage Tin

By  Kim Hughes  for  Paper Salon

Materials

  • Decorate-It Tailored Tin*
  • White cardstock
  • Dazzle papers*: Snowflakes; Pear Baubles; Multi Dots; Sky Baubles; Blizzard; Stardust; Stripes; Garland; Pear Flourish
  • Dazzle Die Cut Tag Sheet*
  • Ribbon: dk. red polka dot; med. red; lt. green (Offray)

Tools

  • Ink pads*: Flamingo; Lipstick; Pear
  • Decorate-It Tailored Tin Stamps*: “Merry Christmas”; “joy”; ornament; presents
  • Silver wire (Making Memories)
  • Corner rounder (Creative Memories)
  • Adhesives: Mounting Squares; Foam Squares; Small Zots (Therm O Web)
  • *Products by Paper Salon
  • Tin
  • 1. Cut two 5"x5-1/4" pieces from Sky Baubles; round corners and lightly sand edges. Adhere one piece inside tin for liner.
  • 2. Tie dk. red polka dot ribbon around top of remaining piece; tie bow and trim ends. Adhere paper to tin cover.
  • 3. Cut white bell ornament from Sky Baubles paper. Use wire to create hanger and attach to ribbon. Use Foam Squares to adhere ornament to tin cover.
  • Merry Christmas Tag
  • 1. Cut 3-3/4"x4" piece from Stardust; round top two corners.
  • 2. Cut 2"x3-3/4" piece from green side of Stripes; adhere to tag bottom. Use Flamingo ink to stamp "Merry Christmas" to bottom right corner.
  • 3. Cut 2"x3-3/4" piece from red side of Stardust; trim to swoosh shape and adhere to top of med. green piece on tag. Adhere round tag to swoosh center.
  • 4. Punch hole in tag top center. Tie dk. red polka dot ribbon through hole and trim ends.
  • Tree Tag
  • 1. Cut 3-3/4" x4" piece from white card top; round top two corners.
  • 2. Cut 3"x3-3/4" piece from Multi Dots; round top two corners and adhere to tag top. Cover bottom edge of Multi Dots piece with dk. red polka dots ribbon; adhere ends at back.
  • 3. Use Pear ink to stamp tree onto green side of Stripes; cut out and adhere to tag center.
  • 4. Punch hole in center of circle near top right corner of tag; tie dk. red polka dot ribbon through hole and trim ends.
  • Ornament Tag
  • 1. Cut 3-3/4"x4" piece form Snowflakes; round top two corners.
  • 2. Cut 1-1/4"x3-3/4" piece from Blizzard; adhere to tag bottom. Cut 3-3/4" strip from Garland; adhere to top edge of Blizzard piece.
  • 3. Use Lipstick ink to stamp ornament on red side of Stardust; cut out. Stamp on dk. pink side of Blizzard; cut out top only and adhere to red ornament. Cut strip from Snowflakes; adhere across ornament bulb and trim edges. Use wire to create hanger. Adhere ornament to tag front, 1/8" from bottom edge.
  • 4. Punch hole in top left corner of tag. Use Pear ink to stamp "joy" on small snowflake die cut tag. Tie med. red ribbon through holes in both tags and trim ends.
  • Presents Tag
  • 1. Cut 3-3/4"x4" piece from white card stock; round top two corners.
  • 2. Cut 2-1/2"x3-3/4" piece from Pear Baubles; adhere to card top and round top corners. Cut 1-1/2"x3-3/4" piece from Pear Flourish; adhere to card top and round top corners.
  • 3. Cut two 3-3/4" strips from Stripes; adhere to bottom edges of Pear Baubles and Pear Flourish papers.
  • 4. Use Lipstick ink to stamp three presents to tag bottom. Stamp three more presents on Pear Flourish; cut out and adhere over images on tag.
  • 5. Punch hole in top center of tag; tie med. green ribbon through hole and trim ends.