I wanted to make little tokens for a few friends and my nieces for Valentine’s Day, so I made some pixie pouches like I’d seen in one of the VSN challenges in November of 2006 (http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/ga...06VSNL&limit=). The instructions called for 7” wide cardstock, but I cut mine 8” wide to accommodate the width of the cocoa packet (I also trimmed the sides of the packet and rounded the top edges.) I used liquid appliqué on the marshmallows (looks more like foam, but oh well!) I put brads at the top edges of the flap to reinforce it since the cocoa packet is kind of bulky, and, as I learned from a previous pouch I made, even the sticky strip has a little trouble holding the edges closed.
I ran the white cardstock thru my Cuttlebug, then inked it with Regal Rose and Cocoa. I tool-distressed the tag edges and tied it to the cup handle with embroidery floss.
Date: Sunday, January 20, 2008 GMT Views: 9190
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Sun, Jan 20, 2008 @ 8:19 PM
Good grief this is cute! Can't wait to try it! Thanks!
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