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Monday, August 8, 2016

You are my ANCHOR Matchbox

Made this 3D item using a Tim Holtz die, Matchbox.

Recycled a food pkg for sturdiness that has a white side and covered it with the blue/white anchor scrapbook paper.

Stamped the sentiment, punched sentiment out with a circle punch, attached it to an Anchor Charm Tag I had made awhile ago using Cricut and added twine.

Supplies List 

adhesive: Scotch ATG, Zig 2 Way glue pen
Cricut cartridge: Life Is A Beach   1 1/4" Anchor Charm Tag
ink:  Memento Luxe Nautical Blue
paper:  cardstock - dk blue, white   scrapbook - blue/white anchor
recycle: cardboard from a food pkg that had a white side 
stamp: Cardz TV  "Just Saying" - sentiment
Stampin' Up: punch - 1 1/4" circle
Tim Holtz: die - Matchbox 
tool: MISTI
twine: blue/white

Entering this into the following challenges:  

8/13  Dragonfly Journeys Ch69 Ahoy Matey/Nautical   UE  8/7

8/14  Simon Says Stamp Mon Try to Contain Yourself     5E(#18/8
8/14  Stamped Blessings Anything Goes       2E(#28/7

8/16  Word Art Wed Ch Wk 242 243 Anything Goes  5E(#6)perwk  8/3

8/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Aug 2016 Ch  UE  8/1

8/31  Die Cut Divas Ch Summer Vacation  4E(#2)  8/1  Summer Vacation - Sailing 
8/31  DLART Aug Linky  nostack 1Eperday  8/1  


  1. Super duper projects nice job!

  2. Very cool!

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  3. Hi Melissa! What an awesome repurposing project! I just love this and what a great gift to give someone special. Thanks so much for joining my challenge this week :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  4. Love your recycling project! Great idea! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! Barbara

  5. Love the box and to be made from recycled packaging is a real bonus, great idea. Thank you for sharing it with us at CHNPPC.

  6. What a cute gift box!! Thanks for joining in the fun at Die Cut Diva's.