Friday, August 30, 2013

Have a Monster Sizes Birthday.....{Everyday is an Occasion Birthday Hop}

Morning and Happy Friday everyone!!!
(If you are looking for my 3GJ Back to School project please click HERE)

is celebrating her one year blogiversary and I am so excited to be a part of the birthday celebration!
Today you will be hopping from blog to blog gathering birthday inspiration and helping Jill celebrate!
You should be coming from my sweet and uber talented friend
If you are just popping in to say hello please head on back to 
she is the start of the hop and I know you will not want to miss any of the fab projects along this hop! 

Now that all the lineup stuff is out of the way I am so excited to share my project with you!!
I found this fun tutorial on how to make an easel gift box with drawers HERE and it has been on my list of want to try for so long now! I was finally able to get it done and here it is.....
Hope you like it!!!
I have a few pictures to share of this fun project! I must say it was so easy to put together and would for sure make a GREAT birthday gift! I DO plan on making more

The inside holds so much! I did end up putting a small pillow box inside the drawer along with a few wrapped chocolates but there is still room to add a gift card plus some other goodies!!!

And when the box is all closed up and the drawer pushed in it sure looks cute doesn't it??

Supplies Used:
Paper~ Kraft Cardstock, white, yellow, pink, black, green and blue scraps
KaiserCraft Blast Off Collection designer paper
Stamps~Jaded Blossom~Monster Mash
Dies/Cuts~ SVG Cutting Files~Monster Bash
Circle and Scallop~Silhouette Store
Embellishments~ Trendy Twine~ Lemon Tart, Blue Berry
stickles, white gel pen

Jill went to Summer CHA this year and gathered some goodies to giveaway to all of you. Please enter the Rafflecopter below for your chance to win the goodies! 

a Rafflecopter giveaway

So there is my project! I sure hope you have enjoyed it!
I am the last on the lineup and I have posted the whole list below incase you missed anyone along the way!
Thanks so much for stopping by, Have a GREAT Friday and holiday weekend and
Happy Blogaversary Jill!!!!
Blog Hop Line-up
Jessica ~ ME~
Entering this into the following challenges:
SVG Cutting Files~ Anything but a Card
Just Be Creative Crazy~Just Because Linky Party
DL Art~ Linky Party
Word Art Wednesday~ Anything Goes
Sunday Funday~ Linky Party
Craftin Desert Diva's~ Anything Goes


  1. What a super fun birthday goodie box!

  2. What a great idea!! I love it, I am bookmarking this project!

  3. What a SUPER FUN project, Jessica!! I love how it incorporates a card and candy!! So fun!! Thanks for all your handwork in participating in my blogiversary! I am so happy to have you as a bloggy friend!! Smiles, Jill

  4. Oh my gosh, Jessica, this is the cutest card and gift box!! I absolutely love it!! The sweet monster is so happy with her balloons - she makes me smile!! I just love the idea of a card and box all in one!! You have inspired me to try one of these!! Awesome as always my friend!! So happy to be hopping with you today :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  5. Super Duper FUN!!!! What an adorable project I totally want to try this!

    Hope you are having a great day my friend!

  6. This is so stinken CUTE Jessica!! I love the little gift box and the monster couldn't be cuter! I may have to go check this tutorial out!
    Have a fantastic and safe weekend my friend!!
    Sherrie K

  7. Such a cute project. Love the little monster.

  8. This is so sweet (get it?). You always do such an awesome job on treats Jessica thanks for the fun hop!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes August Linky Party. Have a great weekend my friend- I hope all is well
    DIANA L.

  9. Oh my - this is fabulous. I love how even your sweets match. This could be used for so many occasions - wonderful. Have a great weekend.

  10. Aw this made me smile, love that monster, great showcasing Jessica!

  11. I love this cut and the monster is just too cute! What a great way to say Happy Birthday! Thrilled to be hopping with you today!

  12. I LOVE this box! It's so awesome, must learn how! And I love that the monster has a bow - how perfect!!!

  13. Your easel card and box is so adorable! I love it!

  14. This is the best! Love your card with yummy treats. How fun. TFS.

  15. Wow this is beyond fabulous. A spectacular card box and with chocolate...doesn't get any better...Karen

  16. This is so creative! I love this idea! Super cute! I'm so trying this! Thanks for sharing!

  17. Love it! Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas “Anything Goes“ Linky Party. New Linky Party starts Monday hope you will join us again!!

    Craftin Desert Diva's

  18. super duper cuteness my friend :)

    forget the added gift card and just put more candy in it!! lol

  19. EEEK!!! This is sooo sweet and adorable Jessica. That little monster just makes me smile. Fab balloons too!

  20. I LOVE LOVE this!!! A cute project and chocolate! Yummy! My kind of a gift!

  21. SOOOOOO VERY CUTE!!!Great Project!!!

  22. Oh my gosh! This is such a cute idea! I love your little box and the monster is so cute!


  23. What a cute box! I just love that monster :)

    Best crafty wishes!
    Staying Crafty

  24. so stinkin cute, jessica!!! :)

  25. This is SO sweet! Thank you for the link!

  26. Aww that is super cute. Love it. Thanks for entering our Challenge over at SVG Cutting Files, hope your having a great weekend.

  27. Cute and fun project. I loved making this. Cute monster and sentiment.
    Have a creative day.
    Hugs Nana
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  28. OMG your little box it TOO STINKIN' cute my friend, AWESOME job as always!!! :)

  29. Adorable!!!! Card and gift in one, how perfect!!!! Really cute!!!!

  30. tooo freaking cute !!! love that hidden compartment full of candy !!! thanks for joining in the SVG Cutting Files challenge !!!

    Michelle ~ DT

  31. I LOVE LOVE LOVE that little monster!! SO freakin cute!! Thanks for joining the SVG Cutting Files Challenge this month.

  32. so Flipping cute..I love everything about this..the color choices, papers, the design...its perfect!

  33. Adorable! Thanks for playing along with us in the challenge!