Friday, November 21, 2014

Foiled Wrapping

The Jingles, Santa's and Distress Glitter have taken over!
 
It's all about Christmas in my craft room these days!  I am making a lot of projects and have more planned.  I thought since I can't show you yet what I'm making I would share a peek. 
 
  These stacked presents are an element to a bigger project.  I used Eileen Hull Blocks/Cubes to create the gifts with some foiled "wrapping" paper.
 

 I cut the Bow Tied with Core Seasonal Impressions paper.  The perfect ribbon!


I sanded all the edges of my paper and seasonal impressions papers.


I double stacked the smallest of the Bow Tied bows and topped with a teeny mirrored star.


 I was cruising through my blogland as I usually do first thing and saw this adorable Burlap Panel with the mirrored stars. I LOVE the mirrored stars!


I added the biggest mirrored star to my largest gift.


I love how these stacked gifts worked out.


What did I ever do before I had my Eileen Hull Box dies???  I have so much fun creating with them!  If you don't have them they are worth getting. 

Thanks for stopping by and taking a peek!  Watch for these foiled gifts in an upcoming project! 

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23 comments:

  1. These are fabulous, Nicole! I love Eileen's boxes, too. You have really made them look special!!!

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  2. I love this Nicole! The mirror accents really bring out the shinegreat contrast with the vintage-y look of the boxes and papers. So pretty!

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  3. Love love love your AT's! Si festive! wonderful! I love so much Christmas!

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  4. Gorgeous, I adore he bows and the sanded edges . Gorgeous piece x x

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  5. A wonderful way to use Eileen's ATBs Nicole, they really are very beautiful... xx

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  6. Love your boxes, beautifully festive.
    Julie x

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  7. You had me at 'sanded'.....AWESOME project. :)

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  8. This is stunning! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! - Ashli :)

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  9. This is so fun!!!
    I love the distress look to your gift boxes :)

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  10. Nicole!!!! Your brain has a volcanic activity!!!!! You know that I admire you very much and I want to congrats with you for your talent, but also for your speed. You create masterpieces at an impressive rate! BArbarayaya

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  11. Wow, just amazing and love the vintage bows!! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  12. Amazing Nicole, love all the blocks and details....thanks for joining us on the Craft Hoarders Anonymous Challenge Blog.

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  13. You have nailed this challenge. Your boxes are just gorgeous and we are so proud to have you join us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  14. Love how festive and vintage these look, Nicole!
    Awesome X-mas crafting! And so wonderfully nostagic!

    Hugs,
    Claudia x

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  15. Adorable.
    Perfect for Holiday decorating.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Hoarders Anon :)

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  16. It's snowing again on your blog! You must really be in the Christmas spirit! Can I come craft with you? I don't have this box die, and I REALLY, REALLY need it! Your home must be beautiful at this time of the year--well, ANY time of the year, because you are the master of home made decor! Loving every last piece! (When do you sleep?)

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  17. I love your stacked boxes! You are right about this being a fab die. ;-) Thanks for joining us at the Art with Heart challenge this month! =)

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  18. Gorgeous box, love the vintage look. Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  19. this is soooo stunning love your christmas boxes!!! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

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  20. Ooooh, that is one pretty and shabby box! I love it! So pretty!! Thanks so much for playing along with the Craft Hoarders Anonymous Challenge!

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  21. Yippee, Nicole! Congratulations on your Craft Hoarders Anonymous win!!! So very well deserved! Now, get back in the craft room!

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  22. Super cute idea it turned out fabulous.

    Hugs diane

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