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Pretty Tea-cup & Saucer

Hello everyone, and thank you for stopping by. Today I have project number 5 for this year’s Mothers Day Series 2019.

Here is my pretty Tea-cup & Saucer.

Pretty Tea Cup and Saucer

I have been wanting to make a pretty feminine one for a long time and after some playing around I came up with this and love it!

Pretty Tea Cup and Saucer

These make such a lovely Mothers Day gifts and can be filled with anything to like.

Pretty Tea Cup and Saucer

How cute would they be for a little girls tea party and given as party favors?

Pretty Tea Cup and Saucer

I love the butterfly detail and flowers decorate around the saucer.

Pretty Tea Cup and Saucer

To make these you will need…

I use the Xcut Circle Cutter to make my circles but you can use a dinner plate and smaller plate to make these. You will need something around 11.1/2 diameter and 6.1/2 diameter to get a similar size cup to me.

Shop the Xcut CutterΒ here.

Xcut Circle Cutter

If you have the Circle Cutter set it to 11.1/2 and cut your first circle, don’t move the cutter but adjust the dial to 6.1/2 and cut another circle again so you have created a ring.

For the saucer, you will need to cut a 4″ diameter circle. You can use decorative dies to make this.

1 piece of 1/2″ x 7″ pattern paper for your handle.

The papers I used were from the Sweet Garden Roses paper pack from The Works.

Flowers, die cuts and embellishments to decorate.

Check out my full tutorial below to see how I made them.

These are so easy to make and quick too.

Pretty Tea Cup and Saucer

Well, that’s it for this year, I hope you have enjoyed the tutorials I have shared this week and give them a go. As always if you do make anything inspired by my tutorials please share them on my Facebook groupΒ Mixed Up Crafters.

Have a wonderful weekend.

Happy crafting

Sam

xoxo

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19 thoughts on “Pretty Tea-cup & Saucer

  1. Couldn’t sleep so I’m watching some of your Videos.I go to a retreat twice a year and my friend give something to each person every day.We go for 4 days so this little tea cup will be great for one of the days.
    Blessings Jocelan
    It is 1 am here in British Columbia Canada.
    Have a great weekend

  2. How beautiful this cup is , I would love to know about the acetate box to put it in
    Thanks again for another great tutorial Sam xx😘

  3. Sam, this is absolutely beautiful, delicate and thoughtful! What a wonderful way to express gratitude, love, and friendship to many. Thank you for the wonderful tutorials. I’m never disappointed and your teaching is outstanding. Additionally, you mentioned an acetate box tutorial for the teacup. I would love to be able to present this with an acetate box. Thank you!!

  4. Visit with you often via your blog, love your projects and thanks so much for giving great directions and tips. This will be a super gift for several of my closest friends for Easter. Joyful stamping.

  5. I love this and will be making a few for my β€œfamily” at church. So amazing and beautiful. One more thing, i love your rings in each video. That is the first thing i look at

  6. Thank you so much for sharing your tutorial, Must have a go at this one looks fab and a great idea.xx

  7. Thank you for sharing this fab design and instructions. Going to use it with a group of Seniors who I craft with every week. They will love it

  8. Thank you Patricia for your kind message. Its such a lovely project and I have been requested by so many people now to do the box, so hopefully I will have something up by the end of the week πŸ™‚

  9. Hi Jocelan, I do hope you managed to get some sleep!? Your 4 day retreat sound lovely and what a thoughtful idea to give this as a gift. Crafty hugs. Sam πŸ™‚

  10. Loved the cup and saucer and all your tutorials. What is the name of your die cut machine, it’s the perfect size for compact spaces.

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