Monday, March 2, 2009

Delightful Baby!

I'm so excited to be the guest designer for Creative Cuts & More this Month. I've had a lot of fun creating all kinds of projects using die cuts. My first project is a gift box that can be used as a keepsakes box after the gift has been opened. Aren't these shoes the cutest? I knew I had to play with these die-cuts as soon as I saw them!!!

I covered the die-cuts on one side with a pink patterned paper and then stitched around the edges to make the shoes more realistic. I added a large brad for the shoe fasteners and chipboard leaves and felt flowers to decorate the front of the shoes. Then felt rick-rack was added to the bottom of the shoes as a sole.

Here is the completed box, ready for gift giving!

Supplies used:
Creative Cuts and More - Die cut baby shoes.
Pink Paislee - Patterned paper, letter stickers, rubons, chipboard and brads.
Bazzil - Tulle ribbon
Maya Road - Felt flowers
Kaiser Crafts - Pearls (green)
Glitz Design - Pearls (pink)
Hobby Lobby - Paper mache box and embroidery floss


CREATIVE CUTS & MORE is having their first ever BLOG HOP!!!! Check out the link for more information.
They also have some AWESOME new die-cuts to check out!!!
Dress Box
Tuxedo Box
Chair Box
A2 Scalloped Border Card

The design created some incredible samples using some the new die-cuts, that are sure to inspire you! So make sure you stop by and take a look!



Linda Beeson said...

Oh no, that is just amazing! Totally and completely adorable!

Amy Adams (aka Scrapitgal) said...

ABSOLUTELY, POSITIVELY ADORABLE!! Give away!! I couldn't part with that!!

Carol Weimer said...

Oh my goodness Jen, those baby shoes are just soooo darned cute! Thanks so much for sharing your great ideas. I'm on my way to the blog hop.

Pamela Smerker said...

OMG!!! Seriously Jen, those shoes are absolutely freakin' adorable! I LOVE them!!! Putting them on top of the box...WOW completely unbelievable! I knew we would be blown away by your creativeness! You are brilliant!!

Kim Ross said...

Wonderful job with the shoes! They seriously look like real shoes with the stitching and embellishing. :)

Carla said...

This is absolutely the cutest thing! I am truly amazed at how cool these little shoes are! REALLY super job!!

Lindsay Weirich said...

how adorable! Love the stitching on the shoes! Great Work, can't wait to see more from you this month on the CC&M team!

KateB said...

you know mine wouldn't look this good!

Lila H said...

OMG!!! This project is adorable!!!! Almost, could make be want another little one - ok, well maybe I'll take becoming a grandmother what a wonder package to welcome a new little one...

Andrea R. said...

Jen - I have seen this die cut used at least 20 different ways. Not only is yours the most detailed and unique - it is down right FABULOUS. We are so lucky that you share your enthusiasm for paper crafting with all of us daily! You are so talented and creative. I am going to order some more of these shoes from Creative Cuts because of your inspiring me!

LaurieStar said...

Oh my goodness, this is just the cutest thing I've seen in a long time. Adorable!

TxErica said...

These are too cute!

Steph Zerbe said...

ohhh, it doesn't get any cuter than this. You are amazing!!

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