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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Kraft Christmas Gift Bag

Created this Clean & Simple CAS Gift Bag altering a basic Kraft bag to have a Christmas Tree theme. 

Was inspired by Joy of Obsessed with Scrapbooking to make the bag. You can click here to see her creation.

Used Art Philosophy Cricut cartridge to make the Tree & Tag. Embossed the front of tree with Cuttlebug embossing folder & Sizzix BIGkick. Stamped Whimsical Designs sentiment on Tag. Added some Christmas tissue & ribbon.

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Art Philosophy 5" tree, tree layers, 4" tree tag, tag
embossing: Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl embossing folder
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machines: Cricut. Sizzix BIGkick
paper:  Kraft gift bag, Christmas tissue paper, cardstock -  green, red, red glitter

ribbon: Holiday Inspirations
stamp: Whimiscal Designs - sentiment

Entering this into the following challenges:

12/14 Creative Insp Paint Merry Christmas UE 12/1

12/15 Bitten By The Bug 2 Winter Project UE 12/9
12/15 Kraft Journal Ch150 Holiday Gifts 2E(#1) 12/9
12/15 My Craft Spot Ch121 Christmas Neighbors Gifts 1E(#1) 12/9
12/15 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch Tissue 5E(#1) 12/9 

12/16 Cuttlebug Mania Anything Goes Christmas 3E(#1) 12/10
12/16 Die Cuttin Divas Ch145 Tag It 3E(#1) 12/10 
12/16 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch82 Anything Goes Christmas UE 12/10

12/22 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #21 Christmas UE 12/9  
12/22 Victorine Stamps Ch74 Red & Green w/ Embossing UE 12/9   

12/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Extra for Dec Anything Christmas UE 12/1 
12/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Dec Linky Ch Anything Goes UE 12/5  
12/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC88 Anything Goes UE 12/3 


  1. Your gift bag looks great Melissa! I love your tree all decked out! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

  2. Simple and cute gift bag! Thanks for always playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

  3. Your bag is so festive. Love the embossed tree and the pretty tag. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  4. Like how the tag and tree match great job!

  5. Thanks for sharing your tag at Die Cuttin' Divas this week. Happy Holidays!

  6. Super fun gift bag! LOVE the tree with the embossing and your tag is great! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at BBTB2!!!

  7. Very pretty CAS bag ! Thank you so much sharing with us at BBTB2 !


  8. Very pretty bag! The trees are fantastic! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

  9. Perfect. Love it on that bag. Thanks for joining us at DCD this week for our "Tags" challenge.

  10. Super cute tag and bag...thanks for playing along with us at DCD!

  11. Great gift bag Melissa. Love the tree and tag. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Winter Is On The Way' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  12. Cute project! Thanks for joining along with Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  13. Love the fabulous bag! Thank You for joining us here at Loves Rubber Stamps this week.
    Hugs, Dangina

  14. Your bag is fantastic!! :) Love the embossed tree.

    Thanks for joining the Crafting Desert Divas Christmas Linky Party.
    Happy Holidays.

  15. Cute gift bag. Love the matching tag! Thanks for sharing at The Kraft Journal.

  16. What a super cute gift bag! Love the tag! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!