Paper

Stamped Jewelry Boxes

By  Andrea Bowden  for  Stampin’ Up!

size: 1-1/2"x2-1/4"x2-1/4"

  • Stamped Jewelry Boxes

Materials

  • Papier-mâché box with lid, 1-1/2”x2-1/4”x2-1/4”, two
  • Double-sided Designer Series paper*: Treehouse
  • Ribbon: burgundy grosgrain; Ribbon Originals Prep School (Moss with white stitching)
  • Fresh Favorites II colored buttons: So Saffron
  • Pewter Hodgepodge Hardware: brad; label holder
  • Window sheets

Tools

  • 2 Step Stampin’ set*: Simply Said
  • Classic Stampin’ Pads*: Always Artichoke; So Saffron; Rose Red
  • Black ink pad
  • Circle punch, 1/8”
  • Stampin’ Dimensionals*
  • Sewing machine or needle and white thread
  • *Products by Stampin’ Up!
  • Friend Box
  • 1. Cover box and lid with crosshatch paper.
  • 2. Use black ink to stamp "friend" on onto window sheet; cut out, leaving space at left of word for brad. Punch hole to left of word and to upper left corner of box lid; attach brad, making sure to go through window and lid.
  • 3. Cut 1-1/2"x1-3/4" Mellow Moss rectangle. Fold right edge (short side) over 1/2". Straight stitch 3/4" line to left of fold. Adhere paper to lid as shown so 1/2" fold covers right side.
  • 4. Cut 4" burgundy ribbon length; cross ends over each other and adhere to lid, over cardstock. Use So Saffron ink to stamp solid and outline flower images on Whisper White cardstock; cut out. Adhere button to flower center; adhere flower to ribbon on lid.
  • Thank You Box
  • 1. Cover box and lid with red polka dots paper
  • 2. Cut 1-1/4"x9" Mellow Moss strip; wrap around box center, adhering ends together underneath box bottom. (Note: Do not adhere strip to box; strip will slide off to open box.)
  • 3. Use Always Artichoke ink to stamp "simply said from the heart thank you" to light green paper; trim and adhere behind label holder. Use Rose Red ink to stamp solid and outline flower images on Whisper White cardstock; cut out. Use Stampin' Dimensionals to adhere to label holder bottom left corner.
  • 4. Cut 9" Moss ribbon length. Tie one end through label holder hole. Wrap other end around box, following paper strip, and tie to other end of label holder.