Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Gift Box for a Birthday Girl

Happy Hump Day y'all!  Just wanted to share a gift box that I made for a very special girl.  Her theme was Tinker Bell. 


I had made a similar box like this for my girlfriend back in January for her wedding. 



I changed it up a bit and added a tea light cake as the top layer.  I saw this tea light cake on Teri's blog.  Click {HERE} to see her tutorial!  She is great at doing easy to follow tutorials . . . I obviously horrible at them, thus not doing any.  :(  There is another tutorial on Splitcoaststampers on making a tea light cake.  Click {HERE} for that tutorial.


I created a pocket in the back of the cake to put a gift card in it.  Those purple flowers that you see all over the cake & sprawled about the base of the gift box . . . well, I punched out many, many flowers and layered about 3 of them to make 1 full flower.  I think I made a total of 16, maybe 17. 

Thanks for stoppin in!  :)  Have a great day!

13 comments:

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  2. WOW this looks AMAZING...OMG that is alot of punched flowers..LOL!!! What a gorgeous project she is gonna LOVE this for sure!!!! WOW I know I do!!! Hugs!

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  3. Luv this cake! That is a great idea to add in the tealight!

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  4. wow! another amazing project, girl! so pretty and beautifully made! i love it!!

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  5. Hi Mama!
    Love it! I saw someone else use the tealight for the top tier too and its so darling.

    Jenny
    crazyforpaper.blogspot.com

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  6. What a beautiful surprise box! Your cake is gorgeous. I like the idea of a tea light to top it off. You really put your heart into the projects you create.
    Mahalo for sharing.

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  7. Awesome gift box, Mama! Your friend will love it!
    I just bought some tea light on Monday, attempting to make one of this little cake too! You beat me to it! Thanks so much for the inspiration!

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  8. wow very nice box! You are way too talented! awesome!

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  9. Oh my word, Mama, what a beautiful box with that beautiful pop-up cake and topped with that wonderful tealight topper! So much work. Yikes, you had to punch so many flowers to make all those flowers, but how beautiful! I would treasure something like this so if it's for a little girl make sure her Mom "preserves" it LOL! Just awesome! Hugs, Cami

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  10. So beautiful project! TFS :)

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  11. Just one word...AWESOME!!!!!!!!

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  12. OH MY GOODNESS!!! I got to see it IRL and I was so blown away by this awesome box! I loved it and wanted to take it home! I told her it was in Aunty's favorite color! lol! you are one crazy woman with such intricate detail...love those flowers! L...O...V...E... IT!!! *sigh* this one I won't try, but will be inspired to try other of you fabulous creations!!! hope you have a wonderful day!

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  13. This is awesome!!! Love the tealite top to that cake!

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