EZ Step by Step Tutorial: Create a one of a kind Christmas Box!

Friday October 21, 2022
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Create stunning Christmas gift boxes for all your family and friends this Christmas! Are you a crafter that loves to get the most out of your crafty stash? Join us and learn how you can create this elegant box too... It's made from one 12 x 12 sheet of cardstock! Embelished with beautiful poisettias, angels and stars, this gift box will wow your friends and family this Christmas! All you need to decide is what to put inside... 


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Step 1: Create box using one piece of cardstock.

Score 12 x 12" Kraft cardstock at 4”, 5.5”, 9.5” and 11” on one side.

♥  Flip the cardstock and score at .75”, 2.25”, 9.75”, 11.25”

Step 2: Create flaps for box closure.

Cut tabs as pictured.

Step 3: Round corners of flaps using a corner punch.

Step 4: Create final folds for the box.

Use a ruler and stylus to score the four tabs at an angle. (See circled areas in top photo.)

Fold the cardstock along the creasing to create the box.

Step 5: Cover the box with gold cardstock and designer paper from the Joyous Noel Paper Collection.

Cut Luxe Gold Cardstock to 7.375 x 3.875 and designer paper to 7.25 x 3.75", adhere together and adhere to to of box.

♥ Cut Luxe Gold Cardstock x2 to 7.375 x 1.375" and designer paper x2 to 7.25 x 1.25", adhere together and adhere to the long sides of the box.

♥ Cut Luxe Gold Cardstock x2 to 3.875 x 1.375" and designer paper x2 to 3.75 x 1.25", adhere together and adhere to the short sides of the box. 

Step 6: Start creating the embellishments for the top of the box.

♥ Stamp two star images from the Holiday Star Cling Stamp Set on white cardstock using archival ink-Night Sky, cut with coordinating die and add crystal clear glitter.

Cut one label from Holiday Star Die from white cardstock and Stamp “Merry Christmas” sentiment from Holiday Star Cling Stamp Set using archival ink-Night Sky.

♥ Cut one base from Noel Decorative Die from white cardstock and one intricate die from Luxe Gold cardstock. Adhere together.

Step 7: Create Poinsettias.

Stamp some poinsettia flowers from Large Festive Poinsettia Cling Stamp Set on Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper using archival ink-periwinkle.

♥ Cut with coordinating Large Festive Poinsettia Die.

♥ Color them using archival ink-Golden Rod and Periwinkle.

♥ Shape them using the Large 3D Festive Poinsettia Shaping Mold.

♥ Adhere two petals together, add stamens, and crystal clear glitter.

Step 8: : Create angel.

Stamp angel image from Starry Noel Angel Cling Stamp set on white cardstock using archival ink-Goldenrod and Night sky.

♥ Cut with coordinating Starry Noel Angel Die.

♥ Sponge with dries clear adhesive and cover with Crystal Clear Glitter

Step 9: Decorate the top of the box.

Adhere all the embellishments to the top of the “Christmas Goodie Box” using dimensional dots and dries clear adhesive.

TOP TIP: Learn more techniques with the Joyous Noel Collection in this video here: https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/video/christmas-cardmaking-made-ez-with-no-coloring 

Have fun creating your own projects! We love to see what you create too, share your projects with us on our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/HeartfeltCreations 









Tutorial by designer Shalini Pahwa

See more of Shalini's projects here http://artforte15.blogspot.com/

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