Skip to main content

Tea & Blessings

Welcome to our Scripture challenge with ODBD stamps. Our Daily Bread Designs has been hosting many inspiring challenges and I have enjoyed creating for them a lot! This week you can use any Scripture / verse stamp from ODBD on your project for the challenge.




I created a nice little box, a tea box. It's the kind to give away as a gift. I made this one from scratch but you can certainly use the actual box your tea comes in and cover it. I used different papers from the Shabby Rose Paper Collection to give the box a delicate look.

I stamped a verse from ODBD's Bless your Heart on a pretty label cut with the new Layered Lacey Squares dies and added it together with pink ribbon and linen thread to finish my project.

To see all the projects created for ODBDSLC236 or to join the challenge click here. You have until May 3, 2015 at 8:00pm EDT to join us. By participating in the challenge, you have a chance to win a  $15 ODBD Gift Certificate good towards the purchase of stamps in the “stamps column” on the ODBD website, or to be spotlighted on the ODBD Blog at our next challenge. The random prize winner will be posted on our next challenge post.

I invite you to visit the DT blogs to see what they created:
Diana, Paula, Elizabeth, Robin, Chris

Thanks so much for your visit! See you again soon.


Comments

  1. Beautiful Gracie! The paper is so pretty and I just love the fancy little tag! hugs :)

    ReplyDelete
  2. Ah Gracie, your box is so pretty! Love the papers and lovely all wrapped up with pink ribbon and your pretty tag! Someone will cherish the box their tea came in much more than the tea! Beautiful!!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Great tea box! And what a wonderful way to use that die - as a tag! How clever! Have a wonderful day, my sweet friend.

    ReplyDelete
  4. I love making gift boxes!! You have inspired me to make one again soon when I am able. Beautiful colors and design!! Great combo of designer paper and I love the elegantly framed tag and your added details!!
    hugs,
    Chris

    ReplyDelete
  5. Your pink tea box is very pretty!! The lattice die cut goes so well with the garden feel of the paper too!!!!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Oh, Gracie, this is a beautiful gift box for tea!! I just love this DP and the wonderful Scripture on that beautiful die with the ribbon! Hugs!

    ReplyDelete
  7. Such a beautiful box Gracie! Love how you added the scripture. What a beautiful gift.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Oh Gracie this is just beautiful!!! I so love the box you created and the soft paper you used! Perfect for the tea bags and the verse is wonderful and I love the die you chose! Beautiful!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thanks so much for your kind comments!

Popular posts from this blog

New Christmas Collection Stamps
- Available Now on Etsy -

We are ready for our last stamp and paper release of the year! We've prepared a versatile selection of digital goodies that will make your printables, cards and tags stand out this season.

Here is our 2016 Christmas Collection.



These images are perfect for paper crafters! Use them as they are for a monochromatic look or foil them for a modern finish, These of course are easy and great to color too, so you will have lots of fun with each of these sets.


Our special edition papers are too so lovely! They are a mix of vintage and elegant designs that I know you will enjoy working with. Here are some beautiful projects created by Autumn from Sew Paper Paint using our Christmas papers in even non-holiday cards. (more on her projects here).



All the sets shown above are available individually or as a bundle! Make sure you visit the SHOP today. Bundles may only be available for a limited time, so get them before they're gone!  Find our new Christmas Collection here Find our new Christmas…

WE'VE MOVED! Follow us at www.gracielliedesign.com

Yes! This was not an easy decision but after many complications with Blogger, including finding out that my blog content had been duplicated on an external blog and after many other security issues that I feel should have been taken care of by the Blogger platform itself, we've moved to our own website. So please do follow us over there. All the content you've loved to read throughout the years is over there too! Make sure to click on the link below and then subscribe via email so you can start getting my new newsletter! Thanks so much and I'll see you there... www.gracielliedesign.com

Dreaming of a White Christmas
gilded & elegant christmas card

I have a confession to make... This year I've been drawn to make white and gold Christmas cards. I can't even think of traditional Christmas colors when I want to make a project! So today's poinsettia card and tutorial translate very well what Christmas is gonna be like this December at home.

White and gold look so elegant together! Since the holidays are all about sparkle too, I used one of my favorite glitter techniques and I'm sharing a quick and easy tutorial with youHERE.


I created the background myself, layering snowflake stamps in different designs, first in a very light beige, then in gold embossing. Afterwards, I dry embossed the stamped mat with a sutile polka dot design and used a brayer to apply light beige paint to the raised pattern.

As for the very layered and beautiful center of the card, I started out with an intricate die cut (see tutorial HERE) and continued building layers, with large snowflake die cuts and finally with a large handmade poinsettia …