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Sunday, January 26, 2014

Valentine Treats

About a year & a half ago, I bought a kit from Close To My Heart called "Who's Your Valentine".  I thought the Valentine Treat containers would be fun to make for my grandchildren.  It was not yet close to Valentine's Day when I ordered the kit, so I laid it up when it arrived, and then forgot about it until it was well past Valentine's Day 2013 & I was cleaning/reorganizing my craft room!  I can just hear many of you saying..."Oh Yeah"...I've done that before!!  Anyway, when I rediscovered the kit, I was aggravated at myself that I hadn't used it, so I laid it on top of my craft room desk and would not move it until I used it this Valentine's Day!  The kit came with some Valentine colored papers, a cute set of Valentine/Love stamps, 12 tubes, 12 prescored boxes, and some general suggestions of what to do with them!  I've really never made a project other than cards & scrapbook pages, but I set about creating these treat containers no matter what, and ended up enjoying myself in the process.  The kit came with 12 treat tubes, and I completed 7 of them, one for each of my 7 grandchildren.  I think I'm going to complete the other 5, fill them with candy, and set them out around my workplace for my coworkers to enjoy.  Below is a picture of five of my favorites!  Hope you enjoy...thanks for stopping by to take a peek!


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7 comments:

Kaija said...

What a beautiful Valentines work!
Thank for joining us at ScarpbookStampSociety Challenge
Gr.Kaija DT-member

brenda said...

What a great idea and such a lovely and different take on our theme.

Thanks so much for joining us at Penny Black and More challenge this month.

B x

KarinsArtScrap said...

what lovely design and creations Patty.

Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

Greetings Karin DT Coördinator



Diane MoneyGoolsby said...

Hi, Patty: Your treat containers are so pretty--YUM. Glad you entered the Simply Create Too "Valentine's Day or Hearts" Challenge #53.

Please come back this coming Friday, 31 Jan, for our new challenge #54.


Diane
Simply Create Too Design Team Member
http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

susiestacey said...

Lovely treat boxes, super idea.
Thank you for joining the Penny Black 'Love is is the air' challenge and good luck x Susan x

Beverley said...

Gorgeous boxes. Thanks for joining in our "Let's Celebrate" challenge at Crafty Calendar this month.
Hugs
Bev x

Shirley said...

I am so glad you found time to make these treat containers. They are gorgeous
and perfect for those valentine treats. Thank you for sharing with us at Penny Black and More this month and we hope you will join us for our February challenge too.

Shirley