DIY Holiday Gift Bags

Looking for an easy way to take your holiday gift wrapping to the next level?  Why not grab some of your favorite Core’dinations papers and embellish your gift bags?

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Holiday Gift Bags Supply List:

gift bag_coredinations_nancy keslin_suppliesSnowflake and Reindeer Bag Instructions: 

Step 1:  Die cut one snowflake or reindeer border with either an electronic or manual die cut machine and one larger snowflake or reindeer for tag from Core’dinations White cardstock.

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Step 2:  Attach snowflake border to bag with adhesive.

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Step 3:  Tie hemp cord through tag and tie to bag

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Santa Bag Instructions: 

Step 1:  Cut Red Christmas Seasonal Impressions paper 3 inches x 8 inches.  Sand using Sand it Gadget and removing excess paper from cardstock and work surface with the Dust Buddy.

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Step 2:  Cut Black Core’dinations Cardstock 1 1/2 inches x 8 inches.

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Step 3:  Cut Copper Glitter Silk Cardstock 2 inches x 2 inches and add a slit 1/2 inch from either side and 1 1/2 inches tall to create buckle.

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Step 4:  Thread black Core’dinations cardstock through the slits of the Glitter Silk Cardstock and layer over the red Seasonal Impressions to create belt.

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Step 5:  Attach “belt” to red Kraft Core Seasonal Impressions and then to bag using your favorite adhesive.

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Step 6:  Create Tag by layering Seasonal Impressions Carstock, Copper Glitter Silk, and Black Core’Basics cardstock.  Attach to bag with hemp cord.

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 ~Nancy

 

Core Tags with Clare Buswell

November 27, 2013 by  
Filed under Core Blog

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If you LOVE tags than you came to the right place. We have them in textured Core, lights, darks, pastels, smooth tags and MORE! Make sure you check them out HERE.

Today we have some gorgeous festive cards from Designer Clare Buswell!

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If these don’t get you in the spirit, I am not sure what will!

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How cute is the pompom trim?

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Supplies:
 
Core’dinations Canvas Textured Tags – Brights Assorted Sandable, Smooth Tags – Creative Tag Medium Ivory, Circle Tag Ivory, Sand-It Gadget, Dust Buddy.

Memento Luxe Love Letter ink pad, Jet Black Ranger Ink, Distress Ink (Scattered Straw and Vintage Photo), Mistletoe Moments embossing folder from Crafter’s Companion, Big Shot (Sizzix), Waltzingmouse Stamps (Nordic Winter, Compliments of the Season, Santa’s Coming to Town), baker’s twine, seam binding, pom pom trim, silver bells, red saddle stitch ribbon.

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