Thursday, January 17, 2019


Valentine's Day Window Lever Cards

This window lever card is approximately 5-1/2" x 5-1/2" and comes with the card base with score lines, the inside card pieces, the mats and paper embellishments shown. 


Remember to keep the insides of your letters!





Remember to keep the insides of your letters!





Valentine Boxes

This box is approximately 2-1/2" x 3" x 3" and comes with the box base, the box lid, and the coordinating bow pieces.  The file is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats.  

Here is the tutorial:

1.  Cut out all your pieces and fold on the score lines.  Place adhesive on the box tabs for both the box base and box lid.  The tabs are noted with the white areas in the photo.
2. Adhere the tabs to the box sides to form the box shapes.
3. Place box lid on top of box base.
4. Adhere the lid bow piece on the lid, centering.  Adhere the bow pieces on the bow mats.  For the center loop for the bow then form the bow by folding each side in toward the center. Place foam adhesive or hot glue in the centers as shown.
5. Adhere the bow pieces in place then fill and embellish as desired!
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This box is approximately 1-3/4" x 3" x 3" and comes with the box base, the box lid, and the coordinating bow pieces.  The file is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats. 
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This box is approximately 2" x 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" and comes with the box base, the box lid, and the coordinating bow pieces.  The file is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats. 



Wednesday, January 16, 2019


3D Paper Milk Cartons


This paper milk carton is approximately 5-1/4" x 2-1/4" x 2-1/4" when assembled. The file comes with the carton base, coordinating mats, and the scallop heart embellishments. The file is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats.
Here is the tutorial:
1.  Cut out all the pieces and fold the carton on the score lines.  Adhere mats in place and layer the hearts with foam adhesive.  Place adhesive on the two side tabs and on three of the bottom flaps as shown.
2.  Adhere the sides of the boxes together.
3.  Push in the bottom two short flaps and adhere the one tab with adhesive down.
4.  Adhere the final bottom flap to close the box.  Push in the two top sides with the score line guides.
5.  Fill the box as desired and use ribbon or twine to tie the box to close.
6.  Adhere the scallop hearts in place and embellish as desired!

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This paper milk carton is approximately 5" x 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" when assembled. The file comes with the carton base, the heart cut coordinating mats, and the layered LOVE sentiment. The file is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats.


Tuesday, January 15, 2019


Valentine Flip Cards and Fold Over Boxes

This card is approximately 5" x 7" and features three "flipping" hearts when opening.  The card comes with the card base, the coordinating mats, and the heart cuts.  All pieces are compatible with the 8x12 and 12x12 mats. 
Here's the tutorial:
To fold, fold the card in half then fold back the open heart cuts.
The images above shows both sides of the card to help with the placement of the mats.



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This fold over heart box is approximately 4-1/2" x 1" x 2-3/4" and is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats.  The file comes with the one piece box base, the wrap, and heart.  This is perfect for classroom treats or party favors as they go together quickly!  Fill with candies, gum, gift cards, and more!  
Here is the tutorial:


1. Cut out the pieces and fold on the score lines.  Adhere heart in place with foam adhesive.  Place a strong adhesive on the two tab areas as shown with the white adhesive tape in photo.
2.  Push the tab piece in
3.  The adhere the side of the box to the tab, pressing firmly to adhere.
4.  Push the two box bottom sides in, then push one tab down.  
5.  Adhere the remaining tab to close.
6.  Pinch in the two box sides at the score lined areas at the top.  
7.  Place adhesive on the straight edge of the wrap.  Adhere it to the box so the first score line hits the bottom of the box.
8.  Adhere the wrap in place as you go around the box.  Leave the top portion of the wrap without adhesive as this will be the box "lid/flap".
9.  Push the wrap down to close the box and secure with ribbon or twine!  Fill and embellish as desired.

This LOVE fold over heart box is approximately 6-1/4" x 1-1/2" x 3-3/4" and is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats.  The file comes with the one piece box base, the wrap, and heart.  This is perfect for classroom treats or party favors as they go together quickly!  Fill with candies, gum, gift cards, and more!  
This box assembles the same as the tutorial above with the exception of the wrap.  You will need to join the two wrap pieces together.  Here is a photo to show how to do that:
The adhesive tape goes on the "short" area below the score line.  This will form the bottom of the wrap.  In this photo, the left side is the "flap/lid" and the right side is where you would start the wrap on the box front. Adhere the two pieces together then assemble according to tutorial above.  







Friday, January 11, 2019


Valentine's Day Tent Card



This card is approximately 4-3/4" x 4-3/4" and has a 'tent' fold so it displays upright!  The card is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats and it comes with all the paper elements shown.  These cards sit well standing up and also display super cute on a shelf or mantel!  
Here is the tutorial:
1.  Cut out all the pieces and fold on the score lines.  For the large base cut, fold the card in the center then fold both small tabs down. For the smaller base cut, fold to have a peak, valley, peak.  
  • For the large base cut: adhere the large mat to the bottom square (note: this square is shorter than the other side of the card).   Add adhesive to the front small tab as shown with white adhesive tape.  Add adhesive to the bottom of the opposite small tab. 
  • Adhere the rectangle to one end of the smaller base cut. 

2. Here you can see the the adhesive for the long base cut piece as designated by the white adhesive tape.
3. Grab your smaller base piece and adhere the long base cut to the smaller base cut.  The smaller base cut will adhere to the small tab underneath.  You can see the joint in this photo.
4. Fold the large base cut up toward the front then adhere the tab to form the shape as shown in this image.  The card should fold flat on its self now.
5. Place foam adhesive (or adhesive if you don't want it to pop up) as shown on the back of the scallop heart piece.
6. Adhere to the front center of the card on the small fold.  Adhere the sentiment in place and embellish as desired.
Here is a close up on the fold:



This card is approximately 5-1/2" x 3-3/4" and has an accordion fold so it displays upright!  The card is compatible with both the 8x12 and 12x12 mats and it comes with all the paper elements shown.  When opened, the card displays the two scalloped hearts!  







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