Thursday, January 20, 2011

Treat Card Box

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Cricut Expression, Cricut Design Studio, TreatBoxCard_ScrappinCookie cut file, Plantin SchoolBook Cartridge, Doodlecharms Cartridge, Storybook Cartridge, Bazzill 'Berry Blush' 'Carob' 'Red Devil' Cardstock, The Paper Company Cardstock(white), Cloud 9 'Be Loved' Collection, Valentines Cards I WordArt, Ferrero Rocher Chocolates

Since I first saw this style of card on Becky's blog - Inking Idaho, I've been meaning to try it. I finally got a chance to create a cut file for the card and just in time for Valentines.  I think this is a perfect little gift set. You basically get 2 for the price of 1. One half is a card and the other is a sweet little treat. Fill the box with your candy, chocolate or gift of choice.

The treat box card is designed using the Plantin SchoolBook cartridge. The card portion measures 3" x 5" and holds a 3.75" tag, also from Plantin SchoolBook. The treat box measures 1.25" x 5" and holds 4 Ferrero Rocher truffle chocolates. It can also big enough to several pieces of Hershey Nuggets, Lindt Chocolates, and other candies. The cut file contains 3 different versions of the card. For this one, I used the "Treat Box Card - Plain" tab.  To see the different versions of the card, stay tuned.

I adorned the card with the "Heart;Shadow" from the Doodlecharms cartridge embossed with the Swiss Dots folder and the "Marquee2" from the Storybook cartridge. I used a wordart sentiment from Elegant WordArt by Bethany to finish the card.

Treat Box Card
*Cricut Expression
*Cricut Design Studio
*Plantin SchoolBook
*Accent Essentials
*Mini Monograms
.Cut File is available via comment request. The .cut file comes in the form of a .zip file and includes pictures, TOU, and .cut file. Due to the time spent on this .cut file, I would greatly appreciate if you were able to DONATE a little somethin' somethin' when requesting the file.


Anonymous said...

Wow! your creations are awesome. I would love to have this .cutfile. Thanks for sharing.

luvmygirls said...

That is so cute. I would love to have the cut file if your still sharing. Thanks in advance...

happydaymom said...

I love this box/card. I just got a cricut and still haven't gotten it out of the box...this project just might motivate me to read the directions. I am terrible with the computer, so I don't know if I will be able to get this, but I would like to try. Thank you for making this file for others to try! THank you, Marilou Shepard

happydaymom at msn dot com

Julie said...

I love this idea. I would really like to have the cut file. I am willing to give you a donation for your time. Thank you.

Anonymous said...

Hello, This is a very cute card and treat holder! I would love the cute file. Thank you for sharing.

Shelly Adams said...

This is so cute.. I am new to scrapping and paper crafts... Would really like to try to make one of these, can you send me the file? I would appreciate it!

Gerda said...

Whow... what a lovely tread box card! I like it very much!


Anonymous said...

I would love the cut file for the candy card.

Hope your family feels better soon.


Heidi said...

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this!!!!
You are sooooo talented - wish I was able to create things like this in DS!!
Thanks so much for sharing~

Anonymous said...

I would love to have the cut file for this treat box. Can you please send it to me...

Thanks a bunch


Debbie H said...

Marlene, i would LOVE the cut file for your cute box and tag card!

The Nid said...

You did an amazing job! Thank you for sharing.

Anonymous said...

This card/box is just what I have been searching for to make Valentines day presents for my grandchildren. I am so excited to find it! I would love to have the cut file so I can make some of these darling boxes! You are very talented. Thanks for sharing your talent with us!

Anonymous said...

Your work is great just wanted to let you know I love it all. That being said could I please have the cut file for the treat card that holds the candy on the side.
email is I really love you work and will be keeping an eye on your blog.
Thanks Shari

Anonymous said...

This is a great idea. I love it. Thank you so much for taking the time to create something like this.
I would really love the cut file.

Gerda said...

Your card/box is soooo super!!
I like him very much!

Anonymous said...

I would love to make these for valentine's day. thank you for the design I will be leaving a donation. please could you sent a file to

thanks faith

Kristie said...

Wow, what a great job! I would love to try this. Please send me a copy of the file. Thanks so much! :)

Anonymous said...

I would like this cut file. This makes a great card!

fugazita said...

i love you card-box i want know how i get the file or template, please send to my email

Sheila said...

Oh, things get better and better as I go through your blog! I'm so glad I found you - your ideas are awesome! I just can't wait to have a go :0*

sweetpeaemmalou said...

This is amazing! Love how pretty you've made this! I would please love this cut file! Thank you!

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