3GirlJam Design Team Post

Good morning my friends and welcome visitors!

Today is my turn to post on the 3GirlJam Design Team Blogspot.  I would like to show you a gift card and box that I made for my neighbor and gardening friend Kathleen. It took me a long time to make this project because I had to wait for the stores to sell packets of flower seeds!  Warning, this is going to be picture heavy!

Almost all of the paper is Graphic45.

I used a card from SVGCuts Mom's Garden Gifts SVG Kit but I changed it around a little and added some 3GirlJam Distressed Lace.  I cut it out on my Cameo Silhouette.

Here is the top of the box.

I fussy cut the sentiment and the sunflower button was a free gift in my 3GirlJam order.  I colored the wood part of the box with my Quick Quote Powder Puff Chalk - Rusty Nails

Here is the front of the box.

And here is the inside of the box.

The name of the Graphic45 paper is Time To Flourish - August.

Every time I make a new box; I think of the fun day I spent with my friend Brenda when she taught me how to decorate these boxes. It is wonderful to have such talented gal pals!

I am entering this project into the following challenges:

Craftin' Dessert Diva's - Anything Goes Linky Party Week 2
Die Cuttin Divas - CH#209 - Anything Goes
Decorate To Celebrate - Challenge #97 Anything Goes
Artistic Inspirations - Challenge #128 Anything Goes with a twist of flowers
Crafting From The Heart - Challenge #54 Anything Goes
Creative Cutting Challenge - Challenge 51 - Anything Goes (CARD)
Make My Monday Challenge - (Birds On Box)
Not Just Cards Challenge - Challenge #16 - Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge - Throw on the flowers challenge

Thank you so much for stopping by today!  I appreciate all of your comments!  And remember if you make a purchase at 3GirlJam this month, you can get the Spring Ribbon Bundle for just a dollar by using the code APRIL.



  1. Wow, adorable seed box! Your neighbor sure will love it!! Fabulous! You decorated it so well!

  2. Chriss, this is awesome!!! Love the box your made and it's just perfect for a gardener. So very lovely

  3. Absolutely gorgeous!! I love the beautiful papers!! All of the details are fabulous!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  4. Beautiful project!! Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team

  5. What a great project!! I really love that box - you did such a great job :-) Thanks for linking up with the Craftin Desert Divas "Anything Goes" linky party!!
    CDD dt

  6. WOW!! Stunning and so BEAUTIFUL!!
    Awesome job my friend!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  7. Beautiful and unique - I love this project.Thank you for joining us at Make My Monday. Marina DT

  8. Great card thanks for joining the challenge at Crafting from the Heart good luck x

  9. This is so pretty!! I love the papers you used! Thanks for linking up your project at Craftin Desert Divas! :)


  10. Very pretty!
    Thank you for joining us at Decorate to Celebrate!

  11. Lovely project thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy Challenge Sue DT xx

  12. Lovely project Chriss:) Thank you for joining Decorate to Celebrate.

  13. Very pretty box and what a lovely idea too.
    Thanks for sharing your creation with us at MMM.
    Fliss DT x

  14. Just lovely! What a wonderful gift for your friend. Hope you'll join us again at the Creative Cutting Challenge.
    DT Leader

  15. You have one lucky neighbour, an outstanding box and card - thank you for sharing with us at Whoopsi Daisy - best of luck xxx


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