Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Something Sweet Treat Card


What a fun project this was to make! I really like how the Something Sweet Stamp Set works with these cute little treat cups. I designed this card for a birthday, but it could easily be used as a Valentines Day project, also. The best part... It's filled with real candy!


There is lots of shine and sparkle and fun for this birthday princess. The scallop trim border was punched from Silver Glimmer Paper. The body of the gumball machine was heat embossed with Melon Mambo and Silver Embossing Powders. A Silver Glimmer Brad and a couple of Rhinestones add just a little more bling.


My stampin' buddy Justin designed the pocket with removable tab slide insert for the inside of the card, so the recipient can get to their treats, and perhaps fill the cup up again. What a great design! I cut the Pretty in Pink Card Stock to a 2 3/4" square. I scored at 1/4" along the two sides and bottom, and folded on the score lines to create the envelope.  Then I just slid in a piece of Whisper White Card Stock topped with a Round Tab Punch.



Stampin' Up! Products Used:
Stamp Sets: Something Sweet
Card Stock: Whisper White, Pretty in Pink,Wisteria Wonder, Melon Mambo, Silver Glimmer
Ink Pads: Versamark
Tools: Big Shot, Perfect Polka Dot Embossing Folder, 1 3/4" Circle, Modern Label and Scallop Edge Border Punches, Heat Tool
Accessories: Melon Mambo and Silver Embossing Powders, Silver Glimmer Brad, Rhinestones, Circle Treat Cups


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Thanks for stopping by today!

Sandy

4 comments:

  1. What a beautiful card. Such great colors! Thanks for the mention! You're the best! :-)

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  2. This is too cute! I love the colors you chose and the pull tab is brilliant! TFS!!

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  3. Does Stampin' Up! still sell the treat cups that you used on the card? Thanks, Tiffani

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    1. Hi Tiffani. Wow, I just realized I never replied to this comment. Sorry! Anyway, yes, SU still sells the treat cups. They are $2.95 for a package of 12 and come in round and heart shapes. Item #116802 for the round ones, item # 120435 for the heart shaped ones.

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