Monday, January 11, 2010

Valentine Treat Holder

Hi there!

It was my turn again over on the InStyle Stamps blog to host Method Monday!  Last year, I had made these cute candy bar Valentine's Day treat holders & decided to show you how I made them!

The supplies you'll need:

- Scor-Pal (or any scoring tool)
- 1 sheet of cardstock 4" x 9 1/2"
- 1 sheet of cardstock 6 3/8" x 7"
- Colored image (Gidget)
- Ribbon
- Strong adhesive (I used red-line tape)
- Embellishments

Step 1:  With the 4" x 9 1/2" sheet of cardstock, Score along the long side at 6 1/2" & 6 3/4"
(hint: if you use Scor-Pal, place the edge at 1" and score at 4" and 4 1/4")


Step 2: Now turn the cardstock on the short side, and place the edge at the 3 1/2" mark & score at 4" & 4 1/4" and do the same to the other side


Step 3: Trim away the edges along the long end- as shown here

Step 4: Fold along score lines


Step 5: Glue the flaps around the back


Step 6: Set the pocket aside- with the other sheet of cardstock, along the 6 3/8" side score 3" on both sides


Step 7: Fold on score lines, adhere pocket & decorate!


Step 8: Finally- Decorate the front!
Valentine's Gidget

Gidget

Thanks for checking out my tutorial!

13 comments:

  1. This is great! Beautiful project, love the buttons! Thanks for sharing the tutorial, I will have to check it out.
    Hugs,
    Denise

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  2. Love your tutorial...she is dahling...TFS...i want to try this out....have a great day...:)Liann

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  3. So very cute, just love all of your tutorials!!

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  4. So Cute Lysa....Love this!! And...your Coloring is as wonderful as Always!!

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  5. great tutorial for this cute candy holder! so perfect for Valentines day coming up. love your coloring too!

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  6. How cute is this?!? I love it!

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  7. very cute project, Lysa! thanks for the tutorial!

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  8. Oh, this is too cute! You share the neatest projects!

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  9. Great little project. I am glad to see you put the Scor-Pal through its paces....
    Diana Crick

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  10. Awesome tutorial Lysa... I am SO printing this out to give it a go! Thanks! :)

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  11. What an awesome project, Lysa!! Love it and thank you for the tutorial!!

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  12. Great tutorial, Lysa! On Step 2, if you aren't using a Scor-Pal, you score in each side at 1/2" and 3/4", right? Thanks!

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  13. I agree to all of the commenter above this tutorial was really great i love it so much. Will certainly visit your site more often now.

    vee

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Thanks for leaving me some blog ♥!