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Sunday, 3 June 2012

Pyramid Box

Good crafternoon to all my crafty friends and followers

I hope you are all having a lovely long weekend.  It is raining here in Warrington as it was yesterday!  Where has our summer gone????

Yesterday I went to a stamp group for the first time here in Padgate, they are called the Victoria Stampers and had a fabulous time.  I met lots of lovely new crafty ladies who were a scream!  We had lots of laughter and cake too.  Today I am showing you what we made yesterday.  The lady who took the class Anita Hickson showed us how to make the Pyramid box, she was featured in the Craft Stampers magazine a few years ago with this project.   Anita  is a very talented stamper in her own right.  You can see her fabulous work on her own blog here.

The inside of the pyramid


The outside of the pyramid with the topper


The finished pyramid box


Materials Used

Kraft Card
Cream Card
Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz Collection Attic Treasures CMS123
Tim Holtz Distress Inks, brushed corduroy, tea dye and wild honey
Perfect Medium
Heat it up Embossing Powder Enchanted Gold
Charms where given to me by one of the lovely ladies called Sheila
Hat pins from my stash


Thank you for stopping by Today
Hugs xxx






33 comments:

  1. Morning Linda
    You were amazing with this pyramid. I am so glad you had such fun. I love meeting new people

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  2. WOW!!! This is stunning, such a beautiful design and gorgeous detailing.
    I hope the weather improves for you. just off to check out Anita's blog now
    Hugs Sue

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  3. Hi Linda, what a fab box! Love the shape and your favourite stamp choice is great.

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at Sweet Stampin.

    Sarah

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  4. Wow, love this Linda, love the shape and great colors xx

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  5. Oh WOW! Linda this is stunning, what a fabulous idea and a gorgeous little box, love it
    Lindsay xx

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  6. Ooh Linda you are clever! Elaine-xxx-

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  7. Fab project Linda. I remember seeing the original one in Craft Stamper!!
    Hope you're well xx

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  8. Wow! This looks like it would be really fun to make. Love the idea of hat pins to hold it together.

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  9. This is fabulous Linda, I like the charms and the pins
    Kevin xx

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  10. Well GOOD LINDA
    XXXX HUGS XXXX

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  11. This is a fab idea Linda, looks fiddly but it probably isnt lol. Very effective though - love it. xx

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  12. WOW !!!!! this is a brilliant creation love the shape and the charms and pins
    lindyloo xx

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  13. That is gorgeous. We had to make one of these for a CraftyMess challenge at one point and I chickened out lol I have to say, yours is alot better then any of the ones we made lol .

    Thank you for leaving such lovely comments on my blog, I appreciate them all :D

    Love Lisa xxxx

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  14. what a gorgeous piece, thank you so much for joining us this week for our Anything Goes Challenge a the Secret Crafter
    Hugs Kate xx

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  15. Beautiful Linda my mum loves boxes of any kind carn't wait to share this with her.thank you for sharing you are very talented xx

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  16. Amazing!!! What a fun project to make, Linda!
    Lynn

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  17. So beautiful I love your colours

    Ger xxx

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  18. Linda that is amazing, what a different type of box, just love making boxes and this is fab xxxxxxxx

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  19. this is absolutely stunning honey how different it is I would love to have a go is there any chance you could do a tutorial or point me in the right direction of one please xxxx

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  20. This is so wonderfully different. REally like how you decorated it.

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  21. Lovely project Linda, I love the softness of the colours.
    My favourite.

    Claire

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  22. Love love love this Linda, it's fabulous. It's years since I made one! Carol x

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  23. This is a lovely idea.Thanks for taking part in this weeks 'Secret Crafters Saturday Challenge'
    Hugs Sonia xx

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  24. I think I have a template to make one of these here that I found ages ago but never got around to making one! May just have to now after seeing yours. Thank you so much for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge this month at Catch The Bug. This open challenge really is a great way to see lots of different styles and techniques – always an inspiration.
    TFS
    Paul
    Crafty Blogocks
    DT Member for Catch The Bug

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  25. Wow, absolutely fabulous

    Andrea xx

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  26. What an amazing project! Thanks so much for joining us this week for the Catch the Bug Challenge! Hope to see you again!

    ((HUGS))
    Cheryl First
    aka Cafexpressions
    DT Member for Bugaboo Stamps

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  27. Super cool project! Thanks for joining us in this weeks Anything Goes challenge at Catch The Bug! Good luck!

    =) Becky G

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  28. What a pretty box ;o)
    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

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  29. What a great project! Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug this week!

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  30. This is fabulous Linda! :) Awesome design and beautiful details! :)

    Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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  31. What a great box! Thank you so much for taking part in the “Anything goes” challenge at Catch The Bug, and hope to see you next week.

    Jenn Zeeb
    Bugaboo Stamps DT

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Thank you very much for your comments. I really do appreciate them all and I do read them. I hope you have enjoyed your visit and come back again soon. Linda xxxx