Hello! I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! We had a little incident with our front door! haha! Buuuut I’m happy to say that we now have a front door again. Yay! So it all worked out. 😉 It’s the 2nd Monday of the month which means it time for another Silhouette Challenge. Yay! This month the theme is flowers. At the end of this post I’ll have links to almost 30 different flower projects made by some of your favorite bloggers & their Silhouettes. One of my favorite things to make with my Silhouette are the 3D boxes. They are perfect for gift giving. Today I’m going to show you how I made these sweet little flower kraft boxes. So keep reading! 🙂flower kraft boxes from GingerSnapCrafts.com #SihouetteCAMEO #SilhouettePortrait #tutorial

box Silhouette

For this project you’ll need a few supplies:
kraft paper
a Silhouette
twine
buttons
hot glue & glue gun
scissors
Elmer’s X-TREME glue stick
wrapped chocolate candy
images from the Silhouette online store {download here, here & here}
trim & scoring board & scoring tool (optional)*

*You can get 20% off this trim & scoring board when you use the code GINGER & shop here.

First you’ll cut out your boxes using your Silhouette. I used my Portrait. Tip: If you score the lines on your boxes to make them a whole lot easier to fold. 😉

we r memory keepers scoring tool

Then using your glue stick glue each tab until your box starts to take shape.

paper box tutorial
Then fill your boxes with some yummy candy….

candy filled boxes

Add a paper flower & some cute buttons & twine…

paper gift box
Now you have a cute gift to give or party favor at your next party. Too cute! 🙂

paper boxes at GingerSnapCrafts.com
My kiddos took these for teacher appreciation last week. 🙂

box Silhouette

My Silhouette Challenge friends and I are all sharing flower projects on our blogs today. So check out the projects below for TONS of Silhouette inspiration! Enjoy! 🙂

Vellum Flowers Silhouette Challenge - Shape Challenge - Flowers Paper Wedding Roses Tea Party Invites Dr. Seuss Graduation Gift Hand Made Floral Cards for Mom Say it With Flowers - May Silhouette Challenge (Paper Craft) Confetti Flower Card Silhouette Challenge! May flowers mixed media art Wearable Flower Power ~ Silhouette Challenge Silhouette Sketch Pen Tutorial - Watercolor Flowers Dingbat Font Flower Garden Flag Stenciled Burlap Canvas Distressed White Washed Terra Cotta Pot with Book Page Flowers Creating Floral Fabric Teacups Using Your Silhouette Machine + Free Cut File! DIY Paper Flowers: 3D Paper Tulips DIY: Fabric Flower Hairpins Silhouette Sketch Pens Peony Prints Paper Purse Gift Card Holder 3d Watercolor Paper Peony Flowers DIY Home Decor Paper Blossom Branches Floral Note Card Set French Box Upcycle with Graphic Challenge ‪#‎silhouettechallenge‬ DIY Summer Activity Mason Jar Decor with Upcycled Pallet Wood Metal Etching flower kraft boxes Vellum Flower Arrangement Thank-You Cards {Made on Silhouette}

1. Create & Babble // 2. Kate’s Paper Creations // 3. Please Excuse My Craftermath // 4. Tried & True // 5. unOriginal Mom // 6. Mama Sonshine // 7. Adventures in All Things Food & Family // 8. The Experimental Home // 9. The Outlandish Momma // 10. Whats Next Ma // 11. Dream a Little Bigger // 12. Silhouette School // 13. Creative Ramblings // 14. Our Rosey Life // 15. Bringing Creativity 2 Life // 16. Practically Functional // 17. Minted Strawberry // 18. Two Purple Couches // 19. Simply Kelly Designs // 20. Grey Luster Girl // 21. TitiCrafty // 22. My Mom Made That // 23. Architecture of a Mom // 24. My Paper Craze // 25. The Sensory Emporium // 26. Ginger Snap Crafts // 27. Mabey She Made It // 28. McCall Manor //

Don’t forget to check back next month when we will be sharing some fun patriotic ideas!

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Do you do a lot of paper crafting?
What are some of your favorite things to make?
I’d love to hear! Share in the comments. 🙂

flower kraft boxes from GingerSnapCrafts.com #SihouetteCAMEO #SilhouettePortrait #tutorial

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This project & post were created for Ginger Snap Crafts by Ginger Bowie.

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