Monday, October 19, 2009

my creations memory keeper

My mom and her club made some card/treasure boxes and they turned out really cute...she gave me the recipe that she got threw an email. so here it is

Items needed per person:
My Creations Memory Keeper
(1) Emporium Level 1 Kit
(1) Extra sheet of Cocoa Cardstock
Extra embellishments as desired

Cocoa Cardstock: Cut one sheet to 9-1/2 x 9-3/4 (for top of box) With scrap left over, cut a piece to 9-3/4 x 1-1/4 (for box flap) Cut extra sheet of Cocoa CS to: (2) 2-1/2 x 9-3/4 (for front and back of box) (2) 2-1/2 x 9-1/2 (for sides of box)

Small Circle B&T (I used the back side of B&T): (2) 2-1/4 x 9-3/4 (for front and back of box) (1) 1 x 9-1/2 (for box flap)

Floral B&T (2) 9-1/4 x 2-1/4 (for sides of box)

“Main Frame” Preprinted Layout: With green side of page on the left, cut 1-1/2 off left side and 1” off right side. Then cut 1-3/8” off top and bottom Use the large middle piece for box top. Layer on top of 9-1/2 x 9-3/4 Cocoa CS.

and here are some of the Boxes her girls made I really like this first one, her daughter started kindergarten this year and she is using this box to put all her school stuff in cute!

1 comment:

MReding said...

One of my friends made the memory box to keep all of her daughters school work in for the year. It is a darling addition to the coffee table instead of the cluttered up fridge!