Long Note Card Box-Completed

Posted by on April 27, 2011 in Idea Samples, Product Tips and Tricks, Projects-Other

It's perfect to store Long Notes you can whip out and write on to give your Administrative Assistant a show of appreciation on Administrative Assistants' Day… which is TODAY!

Long Note Card Box
You can make one of these to have on hand for next year.

I used the new Tangerine Tango Stampin' Emboss Powder (#123106) on the "racing stripes" I put on the lid.  I stamped matching butterflies from Butterfly Prints (#121049, Wood-Mount; #120738, Clear-Mount-uses Clear-Mount Blocks B #117147 & A #118487 for whole set) on scraps of Daffodil Delight (#119683) and Tangerine Tango (#111349) Card Stock with Riding Hood Red (#111836) and Chocolate Chip (#100908) Classic Stampin' Pads.  The butterfly designs are made for the Butterfly Punch (#119848)!  I pinched the wings together, then flattened them out and added Pearls Basic Jewels (#119247) and Rhinestone Basic Jewels (#119246) to the middles.

The Whisper White Paper Daisies (#119*243) really take to ink well.  I used Sponge Daubers (#102892) and "pounced" the petals with Riding Hood Red (#111836), Daffodil Delight (#119667) and Tangerine Tango (#111834) Classic Stampin' Pads.  A Sweet Stitches Designer Fabric Brad (#121880) in the middle & everything is ready to attach with Mini Glue Dots (#103683).  You can also place the flowers and pierce a hole in the lid with the Paper Piercing Tool (#116631), then anchor them with the brad.

After I assembled the box, I realized I could have made it a little larger and put in matching #10 envelopes.  If you want to do that, use these revised directions:

The box bottom is a 12" x 7" piece of Tangerine Tango 12" x 12" Card Stock (#119949), scored at 1-1/4" all the way around.  The top is 10-3/4" x 5-3/4" piece of Chocolate Chip 12" x 12" Card Stock (#119926) scored at 11/16" all the way around.

Get a head start on next year's Administrative Assistants' Day and order your materials now.  Some will be no longer available when the 2011 Occasions Mini Catalog expires on Saturday.  To order, click here or on the Online Ordering button at the right.

Previous steps in the Long Note Card Box creation:

Sticky Strip to the Rescue

Paper Cutter-Hot Cutting Tips

Sticky Strip-More than Stick-to-itivity

And Happy Administrative Assistants' Day!

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