Saturday, 21 November 2020

InspireINK November Blog Hop: Christmas

Nigezza Creates aka Gez, Independent Stampin' Up® Demonstrator 


Thank you for visiting my blog, I really do appreciate it. Today I am taking part in the monthly InspireINK blog hop. I love this blog hop because it is a team blog hop and I especially love it this year because it is the closest we have been to being together. The theme this month is Christmas so I have made a project I first saw my team mate Karen of Crafty Karen Designs share on my Facebook group, she has CASE'd The Paper Pixie so I just had to go and have a look. I made my prototype with my sister who was really pleased and said I bet these would hold a miniature. What a fab idea and she said they would make great presents for work colleagues. However we soon discovered that not all bottles will fit so I had to set about playing with the measurements to get it to fit most bottles. 4th attempt later and I did it! I also decided to add glitter paper to all 3 sections of the folded part. 



InspireINK November Blog Hop: Christmas




Measurements and Materials


  • Basic Black card stock 101/2" x 8 1/4"
    • Score on the long side @
      • 1 1/4" - 2 1/2" - 3 3/4" - 5" - 6 1/4" - 7 1/2" - 8 3/4" - 10"
    • Score on the short side @
      • 1 1/4" - 4 1/8" - 7"
    • Score on the top and bottom of each long side down to the first horizontal score line @
      • 1 7/8" - 4 3/8" - 6 7/8" - 9 3/8"
      • Ensure you flip to change ends and not rotate card stock
        • 1/4" section needs to be on the right hand side so you will score on the wrong side after you flip the card stock
  • DSP Mats x 8
    • 1 1/8" x 2 3/4"
  • Glitter Card x 8
    • 1" x 2 5/8"
    • Mark 1/2" at one short end
    • Score diagonal lines from each opposite corner to the 1/2" mark
    • Cut up these score lines to give you the 3 sections to glue down
  • Make a hole in the centre of every other square at one end
  • Here is a template to help you :-) 


InspireINK November Blog Hop: Christmas




Video Tutorial


Pop back on Sunday & I will share the video tutorial :-) 

Time for the closeups!

InspireINK November Blog Hop: Christmas

InspireINK November Blog Hop: Christmas



I hope you like this project and will give it a try. To make sure you don't miss any of my projects why not subscribe to my YouTube channel, follow my blog and subscribe to my newsletter? I will be back tomorrow, until then ... click on the links below to see what everyone else has created :-) 

Happy Crafting!

Gez xxx

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter
 

Below are the products I used, if you click on the item it will take you directly to my shop where you can purchase the items.

Don't forget to use my host code to receive a share of the Stampin' rewards as a thank you for shopping with me :-) 


Host code is UHMRBPWR


Current Offers From Me


Click here to see my offers, kits and shares :-)


My Shop 


My shop is open 24/7 Click here to shop!








Don't forget to use my host code to receive a share of the Stampin' rewards as a thank you for shopping with me :-)

Host code is UHMRBPWR



If your order is £150 or more before P&P then do not use the host code as you qualify for host rewards on your own and can chose what you want :-)

My Team


    • If you want to start a business for £99 then this is the way to do it!
    • Choose £130 of products for £99
    • Support from me and the wider team when you join my team
    • I am also a Pootler which is Pootles team (Sam) 
    • You will also become one of these when you join with me
    • No obligation to sell, make videos, blog etc
    • You can just join up and get the 20% discount for yourself


Follow me on Social Media





6 comments: