Saturday, October 8, 2011

gift card boxes

More fun ideas to use the folding box.

I am going to use these for gift card boxes.

Friday, October 7, 2011

thought box 2

I love making these thought boxes as gifts.

You can find great uplifting and thought provoking thoughts or scripture verses on line, in books and in the scriptures.

These little notes stack in the box and have a magnetic strip on the back.

To find a turtorial just type in google:

how to make a folded gift box and you will find a video with instructions.

Then just embellish your box the way you would like.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Thoughts at Christmas

This box is made completely with folds only, no glue. Fast and easy to make.

This link will show a video on how to make this box.

It makes a precious Christmas gift filled with thoughts and scriptures.

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Fun halloween treat container

I find so many fun tutorials on

Here is one that I love for a sweet gift for our grandkids, a few special trick or treaters and friends.

Thursday, September 1, 2011

decorative gift box

These boxes are real fun to make and quite easy.
You can find the tutorial on
Add ebellishments to spice it up a bit.

Monday, August 29, 2011

Displays for Boutique

These wire racks from our business are a great display solution. I was wondering how I was going to keep these light wait paper creations from blowing in the wind on boutique day.

This should work!
Hope to see you at the boutique. Remember there are some awesome drawings you can win!

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Fold out Stationary Box

I found this fun tutorial at .

I call it the "Fold out Stationary Box"
Each box has 4 cards, 4 envelops, 4 note cards, 4 gift tags, a address book, an envelope for stamps and a pen. This makes a wonderful and unique gift.

These stationary boxes will be at the Wanda Lane Boutique on Sept. 3 9:00 am

Victoria Boxes

I found this sweet Victoria Box tutorial on

It has been fun to make, I am still coming up with some different

ways to decorate it.

I'll have these at the Wanda Lane Boutique on Sept. 3rd. Starting at 9 a.m.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Mini Treat Boxes

This fun treat box off of is very
easy to make and a sweet but simple gift for anyone.
I think these would be really cute as a favor for each guest
at your Thanksgiving dinner.
I'll have these mini boxes at the Wanda Lane Boutique, Sept. 3 starting at 9 a.m.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Rubarb Barbecue Sauce / Zucchini Relish

Our family really enjoys this recipe of zucchini relish.

Who knew what you could do with rubarb! This barbeque sauce has an nice bold flavor.

I will have these canned yummies at the Wanda Lane Boutique on Sat. Sept. 3 at 9:00am

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Decorative seasonal gift bag

These seasonal gift bags are really fun to make.
I found this turtorial on

I am planning on having these gift bags at the Wanda Lane Boutique

on Sept. 3 at 9:00 am.

Corner Bookmark

I love this corner bookmark. It makes a delightful gift for grandkids, friends, teachers and friends.

I'll have several of these at the Wanda Land

Boutique Sept. 3 at 9:00 am

Mini gift box

This little handmade box is a gun gift box for treats of any kind.
Tutorial found on

Pocket card

This pocket card is fun for any occassion.

It has a few pockets inside to add a gift card.

Add embellishments and tie closed with a ribbon.

Turtorial from

Little gift basket

This was a fun project to make for our grandchildren as an Easter Gift.

To change it up for other occassions you could leave off the grass and add flowers, children holding hands, die cut birthday candles or cakes or just lots of ribbons tied at the top.

Tutorial found at