Hello friends, on Tuesday I shared this wonderful Book of Love full of gift boxes to fill with gifts and sweet treats.
This is a requested tutorial and something inspired by the Advent Calendars I saw in many of the big brand stores over Christmas.
I think this would also make a wonderful gift to give someone who lives away from home and missing some home comforts or they may be in the hospital and need cheering up.
The smaller boxes will also fit a Tunnocks Teacake perfectly…just saying!
I used velcro to attach mine, but as I mention in the tutorial you could easily make the boxes with separate lids.
SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS
Card Making Magic Heart Die available here.
Dot & Dab 20mm Hook & Loop available here.
First Edition Making Memories papers available here.
MEASUREMENTS NEEDED TO MAKE THIS
8 pieces of 8.1/4 x 6″ card for the small boxes
Score along the 8.1/4 side at 1.1/2, 3.7/8, 5.3/8 & 7.3/4
Score along the 6″ side at 1.1/2, 3.7/8 & 5.3/8
2 pieces of 8.1/4 x 6.1/2 card for the rectangle boxes.
Score along the 8.1/4 side at 1.1/2 & 6.3/4
Score along the side at 1.1/2, 3″, 4.1/2 & 6″
2 pieces of 2mm 6″ x 8″ chipboard for the front and back of the book.
1 piece of 3.1/4 x 8″ chipboard for the spine.
2 piece of 12″ x 12″ pattern paper to cover the cover
2 pieces of 7.3/4 x 7.3/4 paper to cover the inside of the book.
20mm Velcro dots
Ribbon for the closure.
Check out my full tutorial below.
I kept the front simple with this pretty heart die and the small fussy cut envelope from the paper pad.
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