Quick & Easy Neighbor Gifts

Movie Ticket Tin

SUPPLIES: Patterned paper: (Dots/Blue from Merry Christmas collection) My Mind’s Eye Pigment ink: (Dune) Clearsnap Chalk ink: (Creamy Brown) Clearsnap Paint: (white) Delta Accents: (blue journaling card) My Mind’s Eye; (chipboard glitter snowflake) Melissa Frances; (blue button) Autumn Leaves Stickers: (green flourish) Creative Imaginations Fibers: (red floss) DMC Font: (Amazone BT) www.fontstock.net Other: (silver tin) Michaels

Finished size: 5″ x 3/4″ x 3 1/4″


1 Paint tin.

2 Trim patterned paper to cover tin; sand and adhere.

3 Ink journaling card; adhere.

4 Affix sticker.

5 Adhere chipboard snowflake. Tie floss through button and knot; adhere.

6 Trim patterned paper to fit inside tin; print sentiment, ink edges, and fold.

Designer: Anabelle O’Malley

Noel Cookie Mix Jar

SUPPLIES: Accents: (green Santa tag, chipboard star; white, clear buttons) Melissa Frances; (flat pearl) Stickers: (pinecone label, Noel) Melissa Frances Fibers: (red ribbon, twine) Tool: (decorative-edge scissors) Other: (gingham, striped fabric; canning jar, sheet music, cookie mix)

Finished size: 3 1/2″ diameter x 6 3/4″ height


1 Affix label sticker. Fill jar with cookie mix.

2 Cut circles from fabric using decorative-edge scissors, layer, and secure to jar lid with rubber band.

3 Wrap ribbon around lid and tie bow. Adhere flat pearl.

4 Affix sticker to tag. Tie thread through buttons; adhere.

5 Thread twine through tag, wrap around lid, and tie bow.

6 Cover chipboard star with sheet music; adhere.

Designer: Melissa Phillips

Santa Tussie

SUPPLIES: Patterned paper: (Collage, Flocked Poinsettia from St. Nick Vintage collection) Making Memories Accents: (chipboard reindeer; white, gold glitter) Melissa Frances; (gold jingle bells) Darice; (gold buttons) Stickers: (family, believe tag) Melissa Frances Fibers: (cream lace trim) Prima; (red ribbon) Making Memories; (green velvet ribbon) Maya Road Tool: (decorative-edge scissors) Provo Craft

Finished size: 3 1/4″ diameter x 9 1/2″ long


1 Trim 9″ square of patterned paper and make cone.

2 Cut patterned paper strip with decorative-edge scissors; adhere.

3 Adhere trim.

4 Attach ribbon and buttons to create hanger. Attach ribbon inside cone bottom.

5 Affix family sticker.

6 Adhere glitter to chipboard deer; tie ribbon. Adhere. Affix believe tag sticker.

7 Adhere glitter to bells; adhere.

Designer: Melissa Phillips

Our House to Yours Box

SUPPLIES: Cardstock: (Spice, Nathan, white) Bazzill Basics Paper Patterned paper: (Peppermint Stick from Holly Lane collection) SEI Accents: (gold brads) Making Memories; (red brad) SEI Stickers: (circle, flower epoxy stickers) SEI Fibers: (red, green ribbon) SEI Fonts: (Academia SSi) www.fonts101.com Other: (white slider box)

Finished size: 4 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ x 2 1/4″


1 Cover box with patterned paper; cover front of slider with cardstock.

2 Attach brad to circle sticker; affix to red brad and adhere to slider drawer.

3 Wrap ribbons around box; adhere.

4 Print sentiment on cardstock; trim and mat with cardstock. Adhere.

5 Attach brads to stickers; affix.

Designer: Susan Neal

Happy Holidays Bag

SUPPLIES: All supplies from Making Memories unless otherwise noted. Cardstock: (Lily Pad, brown) Bazzill Basics Paper Patterned paper: (Scallop Circle from Fa La La collection) Accents: (green, brown, white, ivory buttons) Stickers: (sentiment epoxy) Fibers: (green stitched ribbon) Adhesive: (foam tape) Other: (kraft gift bag) DMD, Inc.

Finished size: 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″


1 Cut cardstock slightly smaller than bag front; mat with cardstock and stitch edges. Adhere.

2 Adhere patterned paper.

3 Adhere buttons.

4 Mat sticker with cardstock; adhere with foam tape.

5 Tie ribbon to handle.

Designer: Alisa Bangerter

Celebrate Gable Box

SUPPLIES: Patterned paper: (Peppermint Twist from Peppermint Twist Paper Pad) K&Company Sticker: (bell) K&Company Fibers: (pink sheer ribbon) Karen Foster Design; (gold cording) Other: (white gable box) XPedX

Finished size: 4″ x 5 1/2″ x 2 1/2″


1 Cover gable box with patterned paper.

2 Tie fibers to handle.

3 Trim sticker from sheet; punch hole. Tie sticker to ribbon with cording.

Designer: Susan Neal

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