Sea Street Punch Board Gift Boxes

The new Stampin’ Up! Holiday catalog which went live on August 28th has a brand new Gift Box Punch Board.  One day I played around with it and made every size listed on the board – there are 15 different ones –

gift-box-punch-boardThen I decided to play around with it to create a little project for my August team meeting and I wanted to do the closure a little different.  I used the Sea Street Designer Series Paper for these.

box-sea-street3One one side I folded the flaps outward and then stapled them to the inside folds using our new Stampin’ Up! Stapler!  Also in the Holiday Catalog – I’ve been using it a lot already.

box-sea-street4The other two flaps were pulled up, hole punched, and ribbon pulled through.  It could be like a hanger – you could make smaller boxes and they could be little tree ornaments or hang them on a garland for a countdown to Halloween or Christmas – fill them with something fun. 

box-sea-street2I decorated these boxes with the stamps from the Amazing Birthday stamp set.  Check back tomorrow I hope to have another Alaska post and another stamping post.  See you then.