Hello Crafty Peeps!!
Today is the last wednesday of the month and Heartfelt Creations launched some new dies. Yes! you hear right. These are Diamond dies. Here I created a book box using these beautiful dies.
Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green, RACP436
Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Olive, RACP482
Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Magenta Hue, RACP614
Ornamental Tags Die, HCD1-7203
Ticket and Tags Die, HCD1-7201
Intricate Swirl Frames Die, HCD2-7191
Cut Mat Create 2A Die, HCD2-751
Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3835
3D Leafy Accents Shaping Mold, HCFB1-467
Leafy Accents Die, HCD1-7193
Sun Kissed Fleur Die, HCD1-734
Sun Kissed Fleur Cling Stamp Set, HCPC-3533
Lacy Diamond Die, HCD1-7228
Eyelet Diamond Die, HCD1-7227
Diamond Basics Die, HCD1-7226
Diamonds & Lace Die, HCD1-7229
Tulip Time Paper Collection, HCDP1-298
Other Products: White cardstock, vintage photo distress oxide, satin cord, satin ribbon, handmade flower making paper, groove tool,
For more tips on creating with the diamond dies, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/JwS0Rmysd98.
Instructions: Click here to view a photo of the inside of the book box. Ready book box measures 5.5" x 7.5" x 2. Take two pieces of off white cardstock measuring 7" x 12" and two pieces measuring 5" x 12". Score on every half inch from the smaller side of all four pieces. Fold the score lines and create zig zag pattern. Join all the four pieces and create a frame. Distress the edges of the frame using vintage photo distress oxide. Cut two pieces of thin chipboard measuring 5.5" x 7.5". Also cut a piece of cardstock measuring 2" x 7". Glue all three pieces on the white cardstock and create a cover like a scrapbook. Glue the frame before we created with the cardstock inside the cover. Distress the edges of the cover. Glue satin ribbon and satin cord on the book cover to tie the book. Choose pattern paper from designer paper collection and cut two pieces measuring 5 4/8" x 7 4/8" and a piece measuring 1 7/8" x 7 4/8". Layer it on the outer side of the book cover. Choose another pattern paper from the same collection and cut two pieces measuring 5.25" x 7.25". Mat it on the both sides of the outer cover. Also, cut a piece from the same paper measuring 3.25" x 7.25". Score the lines on the pattern paper and glue it on the side edge of the book cover.
Cover the inside book cover and box using pattern paper. Cut a border from the same collection and mat it on the inside box as shown. To decorate the book cover cut a frame from the white cardstock using Intricate Swrils Frames die. Cut a border from the pattern paper and glue it on the frame as shown in the picture. Mat the frame on the book cover in a tilted manner. Cut some pieces from the pattern paper and white cardstock using diamond dies and mat it on the one side of the frame using dimensional tape as shown. Cut a border using cut mat create 2A die and glue it on the side of the book cover.
Stamp sun kissed fleur flower using magenta hue ink on handmade flower making paper and cut with coordinating die. Paint the flowers using same ink and shape them using groove tool. Stamp the leafy accent leaves on the white cardstock using olive green ink. Paint the leaves with leaf green and olive green ink and cut with coordinating die. Shape the leaves using 3d shaping mold. Glue the flowers and the leaves using hot melted glue as pictured.
Cut two tags from the pattern paper using ornamental tag die and attach it with satin cord. Also, attach two pearls with the cord and tie the cord on the side of the book. Cut five pieces of sentiment from the white cardstock using ornamental tag die. Layer all the pieces to create dimensions. Glue the sentiment on the book cover. Cut white cardstock and pattern paper using Lacy Diamond die. Glue it inside the box. Also glue leaves and flower as shown. Cut a sentiment ticket from the same collection and glue it inside the box.
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