Celebrate TTTC014

For this week’s Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge I made a peek-a-boo treat bag using the Birthday Memories Designer Series Paper from Stampin’ Up.  This is a fun suite that includes stamps, dies and the paper celebrating some of our ‘seasoned’ childhood memories.

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My choices from the Tic-Tac-Toe board were the top line of acetate, bag or box, and celebrate.  This is a fun weekly challenge with a new board to choose from each time.

For the bag I left the paper at the 12 x 12 original size.   I scored the vertical lines at 2 1/4, 3 3/4,  8, and 9.5 inches.  At the bottom I scored at 1 1/2 inches.  This will make a bag sized at 10 1/2 high by 4 1/2 wide by 1 1/2 deep.     I also put a partial score line from the top down about 3/4 of the way in the middle of the side sections.  If you flatten out the bag before putting it together, you will see there is a 1/4 inch overlap, and it should be ready to put some doublesided tape on the wider side and press it down.  Trim the bottom at the score lines, with a bit of a slant so it folds easily.   Using tape or glue, close up the bottom.  If your hand doesn’t reach the bottom of the bag to press it firmly, use a wooden spoon.

A punch was used to make the oval at the lower part of the bag.  There is a half oval in the bottom of the bag – there was no way to avoid it.   Then I used some oval dies to cut out a piece of acrylic and some fun striped designer paper.  The tag was made using a tag die and a celebrate die.  I cut the ‘celebrate’ from some adhesive backed sparkle paper and then just centered it on the tag.  I taped the tag to the bag with some washi tape.  (thinking I may go back and stick some ribbon in the hole though)

This can be filled with treats or a gift for that special child, or that special child-like friend.  Use wrapped candies or put M&Ms/Skittles in a plastic bag and drop it in.

Celebrate life and enjoy the little treats!   – Mary Kay

Products used:
Birthday Memories Designer Paper (Stampin Up)
Hero Arts Infinity Tags
GinaKDesigns Oval Stacker Dies

One comment

  1. SUPER CUTE…Isn’t that DSP just the best. It is so pretty that you hate to cut it but one thing that is for sure…..its a smile maker and with candy = WOW!!!! Thanks for sharing your talent with us this week at the TTT challenge

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