Start New Traditions

Start new traditions with you family and create a Countdown to Christmas project kit.  A 12 Weeks of Christmas project.

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This kit is on page 38 of the Holiday catalog. Below you will see the kit as shown in the catalog as well as an image of the kit contents.  The project image, above, is an alternate way to decorate your project. Options!

Christmas Countdown Project Kit (150703)
Cardstock – Real Red (102482) Garden Green (102584)
Designer Paper – Toile Tidings (150432)
Tools – 1 1/8” Scallop Circle Punch (146138); Pine Tree Punch (149521); 1” Circle Punch (119868); Subtle Embossing Folder (151775)
Embellishments – Linen Thread (104199); Real Red 1” Ruched Ribbon (150435): Jingle Bells (149598)
Miscellaneous – Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755); SNAIL Adhesive (104332); Stampin’ Dimensionals (104430); Take Your Pick (144107) or small hole punch; Tear & Tape Adhesive (138995)

Designer Paper: 1 7/8” x 1 7/8” (Cut 25 – one for each box)
Designer Paper: 1 7/8” x 10 7/8” (Cut 4 – one for each side)
Designer Paper: 10 7/8” x 10 7/8” (Cut 1 – for back)

  • Take one of the squares provided in the kit as a guide and use your 1” Circle Punch to punch a tab in all 25 of your 1 7/8” pieces of Toile Tidings designer paper.
  • Using Multipurpose Liquid Glue attach each square to each individual box, aligning with tab.
  • With Multipurpose Liquid Glue, attach 1 7/8” x 10 7/8” designer paper strips to sides and 10 7/8” x 10 7/8” square designer paper to back of the project box.
  • Punch 25 scallop circles from Real Red cardstock and attach numbers provided in the kit with snail adhesive.
  • Poke holes in the top of each number with Take Your Pick tool or small hole punch and tie a Jingle Bell to each one with Linen Thread.
  • Punch one Pine Tree from Garden Green cardstock embossing it with the Subtle Embossing Folder and attach it to the last box with Dimensionals
  • Attach numbers to individual small boxes with Dimensionals.
  • Wrap Tear & Tape around all four sides of the box and attach Real Red Ruched Ribbon tying a bow at the top. Use several strands of Linen Thread to tie a bow around the Real Red bow.
  • Fill each box with a treat and HAVE FUN counting down to Christmas day!