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Stocking Stuffer


Looking for a quick last minute stocking stuffer? 

Instead of making snowman poop, reindeer poop or Grinch poop I just made this wrapper.  My intent was to make snowman poop.  But I just wasn't feeling it.  So instead I just kept it simple.  To make these mint wrappers simply measure the height and width and cut.  Then score along the sides.  In this case I used Tic Tacs.  I'm HORRIBLE with numbers so I was a bit frustrated with the measurements.  But I eventually got there.

This little Santa postage stamp is the cutest stamped on Kraft.  I added a little twine to tie it all together.  The paper I used is a Recollections Kraft Holiday pack. 

I used the small rounded corners punch to round the corners. 

These little Tic Tacs are all spruced up!

These would work with gum packs to or any mint treat.  What a fun crafty way to add a little flare to your Christmas Stockings. 

This will be my last post before Christmas.  I'll be spending the weekend with my family, cooking and relaxing.  Wishing you and yours a splendid Holiday.  And remember to take time to relax and enjoy.  The holidays after all are about spending time with those you love, remembering those that have left us and just enjoying the moment.

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  1. Oh my you come up with some really neat ideas.. Have a great Christmas.. Looking forward to your posts in 2012.. Take Care

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  2. This is a great idea. They came out so cute!!! Great job
    Happy Holidays to you and your family...
    See you after the holidays...enjoy your time off. :)
    hugs,jen

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  3. What the hell? You sweat creations or what?!! I'm just in awe of all your cool projects! Merry Christmas lady!

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  4. These turned out great!!! I love the postage stamp and the kraft cardstock you used.
    I have done these before in traditional colours, really love the vintage look you did.
    Hope you and your family have a wonderful holiday :)

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  5. Really cute idea! Merry Christmas to you and yours :)

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  6. I really like the vintage look you pulled off. Neat that there's no 'poop' in sight, also!! My mom goes through tic-tacs like a madwoman - I'm so liftin' this!

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  7. I should use this idea and come up with a clever saying about not smoking. A friend of mine is trying to quit and he used tic tacs to help supplement, so maybe a cute tic tac holder and a helpful saying will help him achieve his goals.

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