Friday, 15 December 2017

Supersized Pinch Close Faceted Box - Will Hold A Mini Bottle of Wine !!

I wanted a special project to showcase some very special papers - the new Spring/Summer 2018 Painted With Love Specialty Design Series Papers to be more precise.   They are just gorgeous.  Luxuriously foiled on one side and with beautiful complimentary designs on the reverse.

So I revisited an old project of mine, supersized it - and this is the result:-

After I had completed my prototype I realised that my supersized Pinch Close Faceted Box was large enough to comfortably hold this mini bottle of wine !  The bottle is not a conventionally sized mini bottle.  It's slightly broader than most, I think.  I did have a slimmer more conventional sized one (and no - I didn't drink it.  My daughter nicked it.  She needed a little present in a hurry and didn't replace it !).

Anyway that aside - it's a really generous size and capacity - approximately 10 inches long and 2 3/4" inches wide at the base.

Have you clocked the fabulous word die ?  This is part of a set of dies which are are free in the upcoming Sale-A-Bration brochure for orders of £90+ (excluding shipping costs).  Isn't that exciting?

I am very happy with how this project turned out.   I made a step by step video too :-

Well, I hope you like this and feel inspired to hot-foot it to your craft rooms and have a go.

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Happy Friday everyone - it's nearly the weekend.  Yay !!!

Ciao for now,

Linda xx

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  1. WOW! Amazing what one can creat with a scorboard, burnisher,DSP card, punches, dies, adhesives, ribbon! Fab creative, functional work of art! Great Job! Well Done!

  2. Hi Linda,
    I've just made this box today and I am VERY impressed! It's brilliant and your instructions are so clear and easy to follow. Thank you so much!
    Jayne xx


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