Valentine Gift Box

The theme for the Design Team at Papermilldirect this week is Valentine Gift Boxes and I wanted to make something a bit more girly than I usually make and can be made without any special equipment.
 
Gift Box for Valentine's Day
 
I made the box using a sheet of Ivory Smooth Card which I cut out and scored by hand.
 
I then cut out some circles in Baby Pink, Raspberry Pink & Mocha Brown card and cut them in spirals which I then wound around a pair of tweezers to make the flowers &  hot glued them onto a heart that I had cut out.  You can use any glue but I find using my glue gun holds the flowers in place better as the glue is stronger and dries quicker although I always manage to get hot glue on my fingers....ouch!
 
Valentine's Day Gift Box
 
I then stuck stuck some ribbon so that the box can be opened without pulling it all off.  I stamped the tag which is from Papertrey Ink called 'Do me a Favour' and added a sentiment, also from Papertrey Ink.
 
Valentine Gift Box with rolled flowers on top
 
Thanks for stopping by and please head on over to the Papermilldirect Blog 'Inspire' to see what the other talented Design Team members have made. 
 
Papermilldirect Facebook competition to win a box of card
 
Papermilldirect also have a competition on their Facebook page to win a box of card in Spring Colours so head on over there for details.  It closes today so be quick!
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