Monday, October 31, 2011

November Stamp of the Month: Cherish the Day Blog Hop

Pin It Welcome to the Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! If you are new to the hop, here is how it works: About 60 fellow Close to My Heart consultants all make a piece of art (scrapbook page, card, specialty item, etc) using the Stamp of the Month. They all include links to each other's blogs so that anyone can begin on any blog and hop from blog to blog which eventually becomes a big circle. Easy right?! It is a great way to view many different ideas using one stamp set which is available only that particular month, so don't miss out! Now let's get started. You can start here or if you've come here from Wanda's blog then you are on the right track. If you get lost along the way, you can see a full list of participants here.

The stamps fit perfectly on a 1 x 2 piece of cardstock or use the Cricut Cartridge to cut out a ticket shape!  You can see the tag cut out around the January Stamp below. 

I created an interchangeable calendar using a CTMH Memory Game Box and used the Stamp of the Month below.  There is one "coaster" for each month inside the box.  It has a monthly calendar on one side and a photo on the other side.  I adhered the flap of a 3x3 plastic envelope to the top of the box so the envelope hangs over the back.  The calendars/photos fit inside the envelope to interchange throughout the year. The side that has the magnetic flap is actually now the back instead of the front.  If you would like to make one of these then stay tuned for information on my workshop coming soon!
Corner View of "Back"
Top View

Front View with Calendar Showing

Front View with Photo Side Showing

Front Showing Clear Envelope Where the Coaster is Inserted
 Please let me know if you have any questions! 

X7142B Dreamin' Level 2 Paper Packet
Z1464 Milepost Shapes (star)
Z1371 Blue Assortment Buttons
Z1614 My Creations Memory Game box

All products can be ordered HERE!

Now hop on over to Paige Dolecki's blog to view other great ideas using this set!
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Corina said...

OMG! Stinkin cute box, I may have to make on for my father-in-law, with pictures with his grandsons.

Corina Mitchell

Casandra said...

I really like your box. Great idea, and Dreamin' is still one of my favorites. :)

Elizabeth said...

Love this! Love this paper pack, love the use of the stamp set - the whole thing is perfect! Adorable!!

Annette said...

Okay, this is genius! Love it!

Jen Rubio said...

What a clever way to use this box!! THANKS so much for sharing and inspiring me!

Lori said...

super cute!

John and Shannon Beck said...

Love the idea! I'd really like to know how to make one!

Vicki Price said...

What a clever idea! Love it!

Krista Hershberger said...

Amazing Idea Angela :) Thanks so much for sharing!! I will definitely be adding one of these to my "to do" list of gifts. :)

Melinda said...

Now how creative is this! What a cool project and thanks for the awesome tutorial.

Haley D. said...

That is a really cute idea! Your box is great!

Krista Ritskes said...

What a neat way to use this product! It's looks fabulous, too.

Kristine Ponte said...

Fantastic it all! TFS!